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Miele FN 11827 S Operating And Installation Instructions

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Operating and installation instructions
Frost free freezer
FN 11827 S
FN 12827 S
FN 12827 S edt/cs
en - AU
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.
M.-Nr. 07 933 920



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  • Page 1 Operating and installation instructions Frost free freezer FN 11827 S FN 12827 S FN 12827 S edt/cs en - AU 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.
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Guide to the appliance ..........4 Caring for the environment .
  • Page 3 Contents Problem solving guide ..........27 Noises .
  • Page 4: Guide To The Appliance

    Guide to the appliance a On/Off button d SuperFreeze button and indicator light b Temperature selector button e Alarm off button and c Temperature display indicator light a Frost free system b Shallow freezer drawer c Freezer drawers...
  • Page 5: 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 disposal handled or disposed of incorrectly, and can normally be recycled.
  • Page 6: Warning And Safety Instructions

    Warning and Safety instructions Correct application This appliance complies with all This appliance is intended for relevant local and national safety domestic use only, to store deep frozen requirements. Improper use can, food, freeze fresh food, and to make however, present a risk of both ice.
  • Page 7: Technical Safety

    In the event of any damage: - avoid open flames and anything which creates a spark, - disconnect from the mains, - air the room in which the appliance is located for several minutes and - contact Miele for advice.
  • Page 8 Faulty components must only be replaced by genuine Miele original national and local safety regulations. Repairs and other work by unqualified spare parts. The manufacturer can only persons could be dangerous. The...
  • Page 9 Warning and Safety instructions Correct use Do not operate any electrical equipment (e.g. an electric ice-cream Never handle frozen food with wet maker) inside the appliance. Danger of hands. Your hands may freeze to the sparking and explosion. frozen food. Danger of frost burn. Do not store cans or bottles Do not take ice cubes out with your containing carbonated drinks or liquids...
  • Page 10: Disposal Of Your Old Appliance

    Warning and Safety instructions The appliance is designed for use The following applies to stainless within certain climate ranges (ambient steel appliances: temperatures), and should not be used Do not place sticky notes, adhesive outside this range. The climate range tape, masking tape or any other for your appliance is stated on the data adhesive agent on the treated surface...
  • Page 11: How To Save Energy

    How to save energy Normal energy consumption Increased energy consumption Installation In a ventilated room. In an enclosed, unventilated room. Protected from direct sunlight. In direct sunlight. Not situated near a heat source Situated near a heat source (radiator, oven). (radiator, oven).
  • Page 12: Switching On And Off

    Switching on and off Before using for the first time Cool pack Place the cool pack in the top drawer To ensure the correct functioning of or, to save space, in the shallow freezer the appliance, let it stand for drawer.
  • Page 13: The Correct Temperature

    The correct temperature Setting the temperature It is very important to set the correct temperature for storing food in the appliance. Micro-organisms will cause food which is not stored at the correct temperature to deteriorate rapidly. Temperature influences the growth rate ^ Press the temperature button of these micro-organisms.
  • Page 14: Temperature Display

    The correct temperature Temperature display The temperature display on the control panel always shows the required temperature. The temperature can be adjusted from: -15 °C to -32 °C The temperature display will flash if – the temperature in the appliance is not within the possible temperature range, –...
  • Page 15: Alarm

    Alarm Activating the alarm system Your appliance has been fitted with a warning system which ensures that the The alarm system is always active. It temperature in the freezer cannot rise does not have to be switched on unnoticed. An alarm will sound, and the manually.
  • Page 16: Superfreeze

    SuperFreeze Switch the SuperFreeze function on Switching off SuperFreeze before putting fresh food into the The SuperFreeze function will switch off freezer. automatically after approx. 65 hours. This helps food to freeze quickly and The indicator light will go out and the retain its nutrients, vitamins, flavours appliance will run at normal power and appearance.
  • Page 17: Freezing And Storing Food

    Freezing and storing food Maximum freezing capacity Isolation plate To ensure that fresh food placed in the (depending on model, available as an freezer freezes through to the core as optional accessory) quickly as possible, the maximum The isolation plate is used to isolate freezing capacity must not be freezer drawers which you do not wish exceeded.
  • Page 18: Storing Frozen Food

    Freezing and storing food Storing frozen food Example If you only require 3 freezer drawers as When buying frozen food to store in well as the freezer tray for storing your freezer, check frozen food: – that the packaging is not damaged, ^ Place food in the top 3 freezer –...
  • Page 19: Home Freezing

    Freezing and storing food Home freezing lightly before freezing, but care should be taken as the taste of some Only freeze fresh food which is in a spices alters when frozen. good condition. – Do not place hot foods or drinks in Hints on home freezing the freezer.
  • Page 20: Before Placing Food In The Freezer

    Freezing and storing food Before placing food in the freezer Each drawer and glass cold plate ^ When freezing more than 2 kg of can be loaded with a maximum of fresh food, switch on the 25 kg. SuperFreeze function for some time If you remove a freezer drawer, before placing the food in the freezer make sure that you do not block the...
  • Page 21: Ice Cubes

    Freezing and storing food Freezer tray Never re-freeze partially or fully The freezer tray is useful for freezing defrosted food. Consume defrosted small items such as berries and food as soon as possible as it will vegetables. They can be frozen lose its nutritional value and spoil if individually and therefore maintain their left for too long.
  • Page 22: Cool Pack

    Freezing and storing food Cool pack The cool pack prevents the temperature in the freezer rising too quickly in the event of a power cut. Place the cool pack in the upper drawer directly on top of food, or in the freezer tray to save space.
  • Page 23: Automatic Defrost

    Automatic defrost This freezer is equipped with a Frost free system. The freezer defrosts automatically. The moisture generated by defrosting collects in the condenser and is automatically dissipated by the condenser from time to time. This automatic defrosting system enables the freezer to remain permanently ice-free, however, the food stored in the freezer will not defrost.
  • Page 24: Cleaning And Care

    Cleaning and care Before cleaning Do not let water get into the ^ Switch off the appliance. electronic unit or the ventilation ^ Disconnect the appliance from the gaps. mains. Switch off at the wall and Do not use a steam cleaning withdraw the plug from the socket, or apparatus to clean the appliance.
  • Page 25: Cleaning The Door And Side Panels

    The external surfaces of this – Stainless steel cleaners: appliance are all susceptible to The coating will be damaged. scratching. – Miele Original Care product for Contact with unsuitable cleaning stainless steel: agents can also alter or discolour Visible smearing will form on the the outer surfaces.
  • Page 26: Rear Of Appliance - Metal Grille

    Cleaning and care Rear of appliance - metal grille The metal grille at the back of the appliance (heat exchanger) should be dusted at least once a year. A build-up of dust will increase the energy consumption of the appliance. When cleaning the grille, make sure that the pipework and other components do not get broken or...
  • Page 27: Problem Solving Guide

    ^ Check that the door has been closed tripped. If it has, contact Miele. properly..the door will not open because it . . . the compressor runs continuously.
  • Page 28 ^ the compressor is faulty. Call has frozen together. Depending on the temperature in the Use a blunt instrument, e.g. a spoon...
  • Page 29: Noises

    Noises Normal noises What causes them Humming noise made by the motor (compressor). This noise can Brrrrr ... get louder for brief periods when the motor is switching on. Blubb, blubb..A gurgling noise can be heard when coolant is circulating through the pipes.
  • Page 30: After Sales

    You will find the address and telephone number of Miele on the back cover of the manual. When contacting your Chartered Agent or Miele, please quote the model and serial number of your appliance. This information is given on the data plate inside your appliance.
  • Page 31: Electrical Connection

    Electrical connection Electrical connection WARNING THIS APPLIANCE MUST BE All electrical work should be carried out EARTHED by a suitably qualified and competent person in strict accordance with current local and national safety regulations. The appliance is supplied with a mains cable and moulded plug ready for connection to an AC single phase 220-240 V 50 Hz supply.
  • Page 32: Installation

    Should you dry, well-ventilated room. It should not require further assistance, please be installed where it is exposed to contact Miele. direct sunlight or directly adjacent to a heat-producing appliance such as an Climate range oven or a radiator. The room...
  • Page 33: Ventilation

    Installation Ventilation Air at the back of the appliance gets warm. To ensure sufficient ventilation, the ventilation gaps must not be covered over. The air inlet and outlet must not be covered or blocked in any way. They should be dusted on a regular basis.
  • Page 34: Appliance Dimensions

    Installation Appliance dimensions FN 11827 S 1850 mm 600 mm 630 mm FN 12827 S FN 12827 S edt/cs...
  • Page 35: Installing In A Side-By-Side Combination

    However, this appliance has side wall spanners, a torque screwdriver and heating, and can be installed a socket wrench. side-by-side with certain other Miele ^ Before starting, peel off any appliances. protective foil from the appliance Your Chartered Agent will be able to casing.
  • Page 36 Installing in a side-by-side combination ^ Close the doors to check whether the door handles are correctly aligned with one another. The top of both appliances must be the same height. If they are not, the covers will not fit properly. ^ Push the two appliances together, and align them again.
  • Page 37 Installing in a side-by-side combination ^ Position wide brackets h at the top ^ Position the long stainless steel trim and bottom on the back, and push j in the gap, making sure that it is the top bracket upwards until it is in located above bracket c.
  • Page 38 Installing in a side-by-side combination ^ Refit cover. ^ Push short trim k into the gap at the Please align the handles on both top of the appliances. Make sure that doors if necessary. See "Changing the gap in the trim faces the front. the door hinging".
  • Page 39: Changing The Door Hinging

    Changing the door hinging The appliance is supplied with left-hand door hinging. If right-hand door hinging is required, the hinging must be changed. To change the door hinging, you will need the following tools: – a Phillips head screwdriver, – a flat-bladed screwdriver, –...
  • Page 40 Changing the door hinging ^ Remove cover g, then rotate it by Changing over the door 180° and fit it on the opposite side. ^ Close the appliance door. ^ Then fit cover e together with retaining plate f on the opposite side.
  • Page 41 Changing the door hinging ^ Pull hinge pin a with disc b upwards to remove them. ^ Remove cap c. ^ Undo screws d and take hinge plate e off. ^ Remove cap h from the bearing ^ Slightly loosen bearing screw f from bush in the door and refit on the hinge plate e.
  • Page 42 Changing the door hinging ^ Fit hinge plate c onto the opposite ^ Screw hinge plate f into position on side and secure it with screws d. the opposite side using the two outer long slots only. Do not use the ^ Fit covers a and b to their opposite middle screw because you will not sides.
  • Page 43 Changing the door hinging Refitting the handle It is important to check that the side section of the handle d does not Please make sure you follow the instructions below carefully when come into contact with the door seal you refit the handle. The door seal when opening the door as this would will be damaged if the handle is damage the door seal permanently.
  • Page 44: Aligning The Appliance Door

    Aligning the appliance door The appliance door can be aligned to the housing using the outer long slots in the lower hinge plate. In the following illustration the door is not shown in the closed position to make it easier to see what happens next.
  • Page 45: Building In The Appliance

    Building in the appliance The air inlet and outlet must not be covered or blocked in any way. They should be dusted on a regular basis. When built into a kitchen run (max. depth 580 mm), the appliance can be installed directly next to a kitchen furniture housing unit.
  • Page 48 Alteration rights reserved / 4810 M.-Nr. 07 933 920 / 00 FN 11827 S, FN 12827 S, FN 12827 S edt/cs...

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