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Miele CVA 6800 Operating And Installation Instructions

Built-in coffee machine
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Operating and installation instructions
Built-in coffee machine
To avoid the risk of accidents or damage to the appliance. it is essential
to read these instructions before it is installed and used for the first time.
en - AU, NZ
M.-Nr. 09 856 371


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  • Page 1 Operating and installation instructions Built-in coffee machine To avoid the risk of accidents or damage to the appliance. it is essential to read these instructions before it is installed and used for the first time. en - AU, NZ M.-Nr. 09 856 371...
  • Page 2: Caring For The Environment

    Caring for the environment Disposal of the packing Disposing of your old material appliance The transport and protective packing Electrical and electronic appliances has been selected from materials which often contain materials which, if are environmentally friendly for handled or disposed of incorrectly, disposal, and can normally be could be potentially hazardous to recycled.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents Caring for the environment ......... . 2 Description of the appliance .
  • Page 4 Factory default settings ..........50 Miele|home, Remote control and SuperVision......50...
  • Page 5 Miele|home ........
  • Page 6: Description Of The Appliance

    Description of the appliance Exterior view a On/Off sensor K b Touch display c The "Back" # sensor d Door handle e Steam and hot water spout f Drip tray cover g Automatic height-adjustable central spout with lighting h Milk flask with lid...
  • Page 7 Description of the appliance Interior view i Ground coffee chute cover j Brew unit k Ground coffee chute l Slide control for the grinder setting m Coffee bean container n Water container o Drip tray with grid p Waste container q Drip tray inside machine door r Central spout connector s Service flap...
  • Page 8: Accessories

    These products and other useful accessories can be ordered via – Measuring spoon (depending on For ground coffee country) or from Miele (see back cover – Milk flask with lid for contact details). For storing milk and preparing drinks with milk Optional accessories –...
  • Page 9: Warning And Safety Instructions

    They contain important notes on the installation, safety, operation and care of the appliance. Miele cannot be held liable for damage caused by non-compliance with these Warning and Safety instructions. Keep the instructions in a safe place and pass them along to any future owner.
  • Page 10 Warning and Safety instructions Safety with children There is a danger of burning and scalding from the coffee and hot water dispensing spouts. Children's skin is far more sensitive to high temperatures than that of adults. Ensure children do not touch hot surfaces of the coffee machine or place parts of their body under the dispensing spouts.
  • Page 11 The manufacturer cannot be held liable for unauthorised work. Installation work and repairs to electrical appliances must only be carried out by a Miele approved service technician. A damaged appliance is dangerous. Check it for any visible damage. Never install or attempt to use a damaged appliance.
  • Page 12 Faulty components must only be replaced by genuine Miele Original spare parts. The manufacturer can only guarantee the safety of the appliance when Miele replacement parts are used. Before any repair work is carried out, the appliance must be completely disconnected from the electricity supply. The appliance is only completely isolated from the electricity supply when: –...
  • Page 13 Warning and Safety instructions Use only Miele Original spare parts. If spare parts or accessories from other manufacturers are used, the warranty will be invalidated, and Miele cannot accept liability. Correct use The central spout and hot water spout present a danger of burning or scalding.
  • Page 14 Warning and Safety instructions Only fill the bean container with roasted espresso or coffee beans. Do not fill the bean container with coffee beans which have been treated or with ground coffee. Do not use green (unroasted) coffee beans or mixtures of coffee beans which contain green coffee beans.
  • Page 15 Descale the coffee machine regularly depending on the water hardness level in your area. Descale the machine more frequently in areas with very hard water. Miele cannot be held liable for damage arising from insufficient descaling, the use of incorrect descaling agent or the use of descaling agent which is not of the appropriate concentration.
  • Page 16: Operation

    Operation Notes on the Touch display You can operate the coffee machine by touching the display with your fingertips. Touching the display with your finger emits a small electrical charge which in turn triggers an electrical pulse that is detected by the surface of the Touch display. If your fingers are cold, the Touch display may not react.
  • Page 17 Operation Operating actions Each time you touch a possible option the relevant field lights up orange. Selecting or calling up a menu ^ Touch the field you want to select it. Scrolling through menus ^ Swipe the screen, i.e. place your finger on the Touch display and swipe it in the direction you want.
  • Page 18 Operation The numerical keypad will appear. ^ Touch the required numbers. Once you have entered an accepted value, OK will light up green. ^ Touch OK. Entering letters You can enter names for your own User programmes or drinks using a keyboard. Try to use short, concise names.
  • Page 19 (The symbol can also be found on the water container: fill up to this marker.) Œ SuperVision display – only appears if the coffee machine has been signed on to the Miele|home system and "SuperVision display – On" has been selected (see separate Operating instructions).
  • Page 20: Using For The First Time

    ^ Touch OK. – Language The setting is now saved. – Date – Time of day – Time of day display ^ Touch the On/Off sensor K. "Miele - Willkommen" appears briefly in the display.
  • Page 21: Water Hardness

    Using for the first time Water hardness Display You can choose one of the following The water hardness level indicates how options: much calcium is dissolved in the water. The higher the calcium content, the – On: The time and date are always harder the water, and the harder the visible in the display when the water, the more often the coffee...
  • Page 22 Using for the first time Measuring water hardness You can measure the water hardness yourself using the enclosed test strip. Alternatively, your local water authority will be able to tell you the hardness of water in your area. ^ Dip the strip in your drinking water for approximately one second, then shake off any excess water.
  • Page 23: Filling The Water Container

    Filling the water container Bacteria can cause infection. It is important to empty and fill the container with fresh tap water every day to avoid the risk of bacteria building up. Fill the water container only with fresh, cold tap water. Hot or warm water or other liquids ^ Open the appliance door.
  • Page 24: Filling The Coffee Bean Container

    Filling the coffee bean container Fill the coffee bean container with Tip: You can use a nut or seed grinder roasted espresso or coffee beans if you to grind green coffee beans. These want to use freshly ground coffee types of grinder generally have a beans for each cup of espresso or rotating stainless steel blade.
  • Page 25: Switching The Coffee Machine On And Off

    Switching the coffee machine on and off Switching on Switching off ^ Touch the On/Off sensor K. When the coffee machine is switched on, it heats up and rinses the pipework. After a coffee has been dispensed, the This not only cleans the pipework, but pipework is rinsed before the machine also warms it before coffee is prepared.
  • Page 26: Spout Adjustment

    Spout adjustment Switching the spout adjustment on The height of the central spout and off cannot be manually adjusted. ^ Touch "Main menu" or the # sensor. The coffee machine automatically ^ Touch "Settings" %. detects the height of the cup or glass ^ Swipe the display until "Spout underneath the central spout.
  • Page 27: Making Drinks

    Making drinks Making espresso, coffee or Dispensing a double portion long coffee You can select a double portion of espresso, coffee or long coffee and You are located in the main menu. have it dispensed into one or two cups. You are located in the main menu.
  • Page 28: Cancelling Preparation

    Making drinks Cancelling preparation Drinks made with ready ground coffee To cancel preparation, To make espresso or coffee using ^ touch "Stop" ready ground coffee, add a portion of ground coffee to the ground coffee chute. ^ touch "Cancel". This gives you the option of preparing a Preparing several cups of cup of decaffinated coffee, for coffee (Coffee pot ²)
  • Page 29 Making drinks Adding ready ground coffee Making drinks with ready ground coffee Use the measuring spoon supplied so that the correct amount is used. If you want to make a drink with ready ground coffee: Do not add more than one level ^ Touch "Yes".
  • Page 30: Drinks With Milk

    Making drinks Drinks with milk If using cow's milk, only use pasteurised milk to prevent a build-up of bacteria in the appliance. You can prepare various types of coffee with milk or hot milk and milk froth. The following types of coffee can be a Lid prepared: b Milk sensor...
  • Page 31: Preparing Hot Water

    Making drinks Preparing User profile drinks Preparing drinks with milk You are located in the main menu. If you have already created a User profile (see "User profiles"), you can ^ Place a suitable vessel underneath select it before preparing a drink. the central spout.
  • Page 32: Coffee The Way You Like It

    Coffee the way you like it In order to customise the coffee machine to the type of coffee being To avoid damaging the grinder, used, you can please note the following: – change the grinder setting, Only adjust the grinder one setting –...
  • Page 33: Changing The Parameters Of A Drink

    Coffee the way you like it Changing the parameters of a The amount of coffee is too high if: drink – Espresso or coffee only trickles into the cup. You can change the amount of coffee, pre-brewing and the brewing –...
  • Page 34: Pre-Brewing Ground Coffee

    Coffee the way you like it ^ Swipe across the display in the "Brew temperature" field until the required setting appears. ^ Touch OK. The setting is now saved. Pre-brewing ground coffee When the pre-brewing function is switched on, the freshly ground coffee is first moistened with a little hot water.
  • Page 35: Changing The Portion Size

    Changing the portion size The flavour of the coffee produced You are located in the main menu. depends on the type of coffee, how ^ Place the desired cup under the finely the beans are ground and the central spout. quantity of water used.
  • Page 36 Changing the portion size The coffee machine will start dispensing. You can now set the portion size for each selected component as soon as "Save" appears in the display. ^ When the quantity for each component reaches the level you want, touch "Save".
  • Page 37: Resetting Drink Settings

    Resetting drink settings You can reset drink portions and parameters for all drinks to the factory default. You are located in the main menu. ^ Touch "Edit". ^ Touch "Reset drinks". "Reset all drinks to default settings?" will appear in the display. ^ Touch "Yes".
  • Page 38: User Profiles

    ^ You can now create a User profile. ^ Touch "Edit". If you have allocated a profile in ^ Touch "Change name". addition to the Miele standard profile, ^ Touch the User profile name you you have the following options: want to change and then touch OK.
  • Page 39: Changing A User Profile

    User profiles Changing a User profile You can set up the coffee machine so that after each use it automatically reverts back to the Miele standard profile, or it retains the last selected User profile. ^ Touch "Edit". ^ Touch "Change profile".
  • Page 40: Editing Drinks For User Profiles

    Editing drinks for User profiles You can create your own drinks for Drink preparation will be begin and you each User profile and for each drink can save the portions of each you can adjust the portion size and component as desired. other parameters, e.g.
  • Page 41: Mymiele

    MyMiele Deleting an entry You can display drinks you make frequently, drinks from profiles and ^ Touch "Edit". maintenance programmes in the ^ Touch "Delete entry". MyMiele screen. ^ Select the entry you want and then The MyMiele screen can be set to appear as the start screen (see touch OK.
  • Page 42: Settings

    Settings Changing and saving settings You can use the "Settings" menu to customise the coffee machine to suit ^ Touch "Main menu" or the # sensor. your individual requirements. ^ Touch "Settings" % . Calling up the "Settings" menu ^ Swipe across the screen until the setting you want appears, then touch You are in the drinks menu.
  • Page 43: Overview Of Available Settings

    Settings Overview of available settings The factory setting for each option is shown in bold. Menu option Available settings Language Deutsch, English and other languages Country Time of day Display Off / On / Night dimming Clock type Analogue /Digital Clock format 12 h / 24 h Date...
  • Page 44 Settings Menu option Available settings Water hardness Soft 1 Medium 2 Hard 3 Very hard 4 Display brightness Volume Buzzer tones Keypad tone Plate warmer On / Off / Automatic Spout adjustment On / Off Showroom programme Demo mode (On / Off) Factory default settings Appliance settings MyMiele...
  • Page 45: Language

    This option will only appear if the coffee the coffee machine may use more machine is signed on to the energy. A message will appear in the Miele|home system (see separate display to inform you of this. Operating instructions). Date...
  • Page 46: Timer

    Settings Timer Switch on at There are two timers with the following The coffee machine will not switch on timer functions: at the required time if you have activated the system lock. The coffee machine The timer settings are deactivated. –...
  • Page 47: Eco Mode

    Settings Eco mode Allocating days of the week Select the day of the week you want. Eco mode is an energy-saving mode. The selected day of the week will be The steam system heats up when a marked by 9. coffee drink or steam for hot milk / milk froth is requested.
  • Page 48: Lighting

    Settings Lighting Info (display information) The following options are available: In the "Info" option you can choose to display the number of prepared – Set the brightness of the lighting portions for each type of drink. when the appliance is switched on. You can also see whether more than 50 –...
  • Page 49: Water Hardness

    (optional accessory). Suitable warming drawers for this coffee machine are listed earlier in these operating instructions. You can also contact Miele should you require further information. The special connection cable needed can be purchased by contacting Miele.
  • Page 50: Factory Default Settings

    MyMiele entries. The appliance can be presented in Miele galleries or stores with the Please refer to the "Overview of "Showroom programme". The lighting available settings" chart for the factory will come on but drinks cannot be settings which are shown in bold.
  • Page 51: Cleaning And Care

    Appliance front (especially important straight after descaling) Once a month Lubricate the cap on the central spout connector When prompted Milk pipework (with the Original Miele cleaning agent for milk pipework) Brew unit (with cleaning tablets) Descaling the machine As required...
  • Page 52 Cleaning and care All external surfaces are susceptible Danger of scalding! Always allow the machine to cool to scratching. Scratches on glass down before cleaning. Please be surfaces could even cause a aware that the water in the drip tray breakage.
  • Page 53: Rinsing The Appliance

    Cleaning and care Rinsing the appliance Milk pipework After a coffee has been dispensed, the Ensure that all components in which machine is rinsed before it switches off. milk is transported are cleaned on a This removes any residual coffee regular basis.
  • Page 54: Cleaning The Milk Pipework

    ^ Touch OK to confirm this message. The milk pipework cleaning agent is available to order from Miele or via the When the number of days remaining internet at reaches 0, "Clean the milk pipework"...
  • Page 55: Milk Flask With Lid

    Cleaning and care Milk flask with lid It is important to keep the top of the flask and the seals clean (whilst filling it and carrying it). Any soiling can lead to a malfunction of the flask in the machine. ^ Clean the milk flask holder on the coffee machine with a damp cloth.
  • Page 56: Central Spout

    Cleaning and care Central spout Clean the central spout cover only by hand with warm water and a little washing-up liquid. All other parts are dishwasher-safe. The central spout must move into the maintenance position before cleaning. Once in the maintenance position, all parts can be removed.
  • Page 57 Cleaning and care ^ Turn the top connection piece a and ^ Reassemble the spout unit in the pull it upwards to remove. Remove reverse order. Make sure the top the lower connection piece b in the connection piece a engages with a click.
  • Page 58: Conditioning The Milk Valve

    Cleaning and care Conditioning the milk valve Sensor cover To ensure the milk used to prepare The sensor cover for the cup protection drinks is always of the highest quality, switch-off is located at the base of the the milk valve should be conditioned central spout.
  • Page 59: Water Container

    Cleaning and care Water container Waste container Change the water every day to prevent After a certain period of time a reminder a build-up of bacteria. to empty the waste container will appear in the display. The waste Make sure that the valve, the container must be cleaned when this underside of the water container message appears.
  • Page 60: Drip Tray

    Cleaning and care Drip tray Make sure that the metal contact discs on the drip tray are cleaned Clean the drip tray every day to and dried properly. Otherwise the avoid unpleasant smells and discs will not be able to detect that mildew.
  • Page 61: Drip Tray Cover

    Cleaning and care Drip tray cover Central spout connector ^ Remove the drip tray cover. The part which connects the brew unit and the central spout is located on the ^ The drip tray cover can be cleaned in inside of the machine door. the dishwasher, or by hand using warm water and a little washing-up liquid.
  • Page 62: Interior And Appliance Door

    Cleaning and care Interior and appliance door Brew unit ^ First take out all removable parts and Clean the brew unit by hand only then clean the interior and the using warm water. Do not use machine door with a mild solution of washing-up liquid.
  • Page 63 Cleaning and care ^ Carefully pull the brew unit out of the To replace the brew unit, proceed in coffee machine. the reverse order: ^ Push the brew unit back into the If you cannot remove the brew unit or can only do so with difficulty, the brew coffee machine, making sure it is unit is not in the correct position (See...
  • Page 64: Degreasing The Brew Unit

    These have been specially developed for use with Miele coffee machines and prevent subsequent damage. Miele cleaning tablets are available to order from Miele or via the internet at (depending on country). The cleaning process cannot be cancelled once it has started. The...
  • Page 65: Appliance Front

    ^ Clean the appliance front with a solution of warm water and a little washing-up liquid applied with a soft sponge. Then dry all parts with a soft cloth. Tip: You can also clean the appliance front with the Original Miele all purpose microfibre cloth.
  • Page 66: Descaling

    Creating the descaling solution The coffee machine prompts you when We recommend using Miele descaling it needs to be descaled. "No. of tablets. These have been specially portions until appliance needs developed for use with Miele descaling: 50"...
  • Page 67 Ensure that no descaling solution residue remains in Miele descaling tablets are available to the water container. Fill the water order from Miele or via the internet at container to the marker k with fresh (depending on tap water.
  • Page 68 Descaling Descaling when not prompted by a message The descaling programme cannot be cancelled once you have touched OK. The programme has to be completed through to the end. ^ Touch "Main menu" or the # sensor. ^ Touch "Maintenance" y. ^ Touch "Descale appliance".
  • Page 69: Problem Solving Guide

    Important! Do not open the outer casing of the appliance. Installation work and repairs must only be carried out by a Miele approved ser- vice technician. Repairs and other work by unqualified persons could be dangerous. The manufacturer cannot be held liable for unauthorised work.
  • Page 70 Problem solving guide Message Possible cause and remedy ^ The brew unit cannot be positioned correctly, or it is dirty Fault 73 and the coffee cannot be processed. ^ Check whether you can remove the brew unit (see "Check the brew unit"...
  • Page 71 Problem solving guide Message Possible cause and remedy Fault 234 Cup protection switch-off has been activated three times since switching on the coffee machine. The cups or glasses being used are not recognised by the automatic spout adjustment. ^ Use suitable drinking vessels for automatic spout adjustment.
  • Page 72 The mains fuse has tripped because the coffee machine, sensor. mains voltage or another appliance is defective. ^ Switch off at the wall socket and remove the plug. ^ Contact a qualified electrician or Miele. The coffee The switch-off time programmed using the timer has been machine switches reached.
  • Page 73 "Descale". container is filled ^ Descale the coffee machine. You may need to repeat the and fitted in the machine. descaling process. The appliance If the fault message appears in the display again, contact does not rinse. Miele.
  • Page 74 Problem solving guide Problem Possible cause and remedy The milk pipework The milk pipework or the air suction tube is blocked. ^ Follow the instructions in "Cleaning the milk pipework of is rinsed but no rinsing water any blockages". comes out of the central spout.
  • Page 75 If cup protection switch-off is activated again or the central touches the top of spout lowers until it touches the top of the cup or glass the cup or glass again, please contact Miele. and cup protection switch-off is activated.
  • Page 76 ^ Fill the container with fresh beans. noise than usual. There may be stones in amongst the coffee beans. ^ Switch the coffee machine off immediately and call Miele. Espresso or coffee The coffee is too coarsely ground. ^ Set the grinder to a finer setting (see "Grinder setting").
  • Page 77 Problem solving guide Problem Possible cause and remedy The crema on the The grinder setting is not correct. ^ Set the grinder to a finer or coarser setting (see "Grinder coffee or espresso is not as it should setting"). The brewing temperature is too high for this type of coffee. ^ Set a lower brewing temperature (see "Brewing temperature").
  • Page 78: Cleaning The Milk Pipework Of Any Blockages

    Cleaning the milk pipework of any blockages Step 1: Cleaning the milk If the quality of the milk froth is not satisfactory, the air suction tube could pipework in the milk flask lid be blocked. Follow the instructions under "Step 2: Cleaning the air suction tube and the elbow connector in the door".
  • Page 79 Cleaning the milk pipework of any blockages To reassemble the lid: ^ First insert the seal in the lid. If you cannot insert it properly, try moistening the seal with a little water. ^ Then insert the milk tube into the seal.
  • Page 80 Cleaning the milk pipework of any blockages ^ Push the tubes back onto the elbow ^ Insert the brush in the milk valve and connector and refit this in the move it back and forth. machine. ^ Remove and dismantle the spout unit ^ Re-insert the air suction tube in the as described in "Cleaning and care - opening c.
  • Page 81: After Sales Service And Warranty

    After sales service and warranty In the event of a fault which you cannot correct yourself, please contact Miele. The contact details for Miele are given at the back of these operating instructions. When contacting Miele, please quote the model and serial number of your appliance.
  • Page 82: Saving Energy

    Saving energy If the settings of the following functions are altered from the factory default, energy consumption will increase: – Eco mode – Lighting – Time of day display – Timer If the settings are altered, the message "This setting increases energy consumption"...
  • Page 83: Electrical Connection

    Installation, repairs and other work energy supplied to the machine, by unqualified persons could be causing it to overheat. dangerous. Miele cannot be held liable for unauthorised work. Ensure power is not supplied to the appliance until after installation or repair work has been carried out.
  • Page 84: Installation

    The appliance is designed to be built into a tall unit. It can also be combined with other Miele built-in appliances. If the coffee machine is to be built in above another appliance, there must be a full-width, closed shelf between them.
  • Page 85: Ventilation

    Installation ^ If there is not a seal around the Before installation, make sure that building-in niche, adhere the Miele there is no power supply to the sealing strips from the back (see machine. This also applies should it...
  • Page 86 Installation ^ Open the appliance door, and Tip: We recommend providing a place to sit the coffee machine which is the partially tighten the side socket same height as the building-in niche. screws. This will make it easier to connect the ^ Carefully turn the lower socket machine to the electricity supply.
  • Page 87: Adjusting The Door Hinges

    Installation Adjusting the door hinges If the machine door becomes difficult to open or close after installation, you can adjust the hinges to realign it (TX 20): ^ Tighten the screw a to align it flush with the furniture front. ^ Tighten the screw b to align the door horizontally and vertically.
  • Page 88: Miele|Home

    Miele|home a Miele|home communication enabled appliance b Miele|home communication module XKM 3000 Z c Miele|home communication enabled Master appliance with SuperVision functionality d Miele|home Gateway XGW 3000 e Wi-Fi router f Connection to a Home automation system g Smartphone, Tablet PC, Laptop...
  • Page 89 Further information enabled appliances. Further information regarding – Mobile appliance g Miele|home is available on the internet A PC, laptop, tablet or smartphone and in the instruction manuals of the can be used within the reception various components, e.g. the area of a household WLAN e to Miele|home Gateway.
  • Page 90: Copyright And Licences

    Copyright and licences Miele utilises software for the operation and control of the appliance. The copyright authorisation of Miele and other software providers (e.g. Adobe) is to be respected at all times. Miele and its providers reserve all rights to software components.
  • Page 91: Contact Details

    Miele Australia Pty. Ltd. ACN 005 635 398 ABN 96 005 635 398 Miele Center and Head Office Melbourne: 1 Gilbert Park Drive Knoxfield, VIC 3180 Miele Center and Office Melbourne: 206-210 Coventry Street South Melbourne, VIC 3205 Miele Center and Office Sydney:...
  • Page 92 CVA 6800 en - AU, NZ M.-Nr. 09 856 371 / 01...

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