Miele CVA 6431 manual

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  • Brand: Miele
  • Product: Coffee maker
  • Model/name: CVA 6431
  • Filetype: PDF
  • Available languages: Dutch, German, French, English

Table of Contents

Page: 0
MAKING
DRINKS
Making espresso or coffee
ĺ
ĺ Place a cup under the central spout.
ĺ
ĺ Touch the arrow sensors until the coffee
type you want is highlighted.
ĺ
ĺ Now select the type of drink you want.
	Espresso
	Coffee
	 Long coffee
The coffee or espresso will be dispensed into
the cup.
Preparing two portions
ĺ
ĺ Touch .
ĺ
ĺ Now select the type of drink you want.
Two portions of the desired drink will be
dispensed from the central spout.
Cancelling preparation
Drink preparation can be cancelled while
"Stop" is showing in the display.
ĺ
ĺ Touch the OK sensor.
The first of two portions can be stopped by
touching the OK sensor once. Both portions
can be cancelled by pressing the OK sensor
for longer.
Preparing hot milk, milk froth and
cappuccino
Ĝ
Ĝ Danger of burning and scalding on the
steam valve.
Steam and water produced are very hot.
	Valve
	Spout
Turn the valve clockwise or anti-clockwise so
that it is at one of the symbols. Do not set
the valve between the symbols two settings
as this will cause the milk to sputter.
}	 Hot milk
		 (turn the valve anti-clockwise)
	Milk froth
		 (turn the valve clockwise)
Milk can be frothed or dispensed straight
into a cup, or heated or frothed into the
cappuccinatore jug first and then poured
manually into the cup. The spout must be
pushed in or pulled out:
H	 Milk spout pushed in
Milk will be frothed and dispensed directly
into the cup
(Fill with milk up to max. upper mark)
| Milk spout pulled out
Milk will be frothed in the cappuccinatore
jug.
(Fill with milk up to max. lower mark)
Frothing milk
ĺ
ĺ Push the milk spout in for dipsensing
frothed milk directly into the cup or pull
the milk spout out for frothing milk in the
cappuccinatore jug. Fill with cold milk to
the upper or lower mark as required and
replace the lid.
ĺ
ĺ Turn the valve fully to the right to {.
ĺ
ĺ Place the cappuccinatore in the inset of
the drip tray and place a cappuccino cup
under the central spout. Push the steam
valve down slowly and carefully to connect
it to the cappuccinatore.
ĺ
ĺ When you have sufficient froth push the
steam valve up again.
Preparing hot milk
ĺ
ĺ Push the milk spout in for dipsensing
heated milk directly into the cup or pull
the milk spout out for heating milk in the
cappuccinatore jug. Fill with cold milk to
the upper or lower mark as required and
replace the lid.
ĺ
ĺ Turn the valve fully to the left to }.
ĺ
ĺ Place the cappuccinatore in the inset of
the drip tray and push the steam valve
down slowly and carefully to connect it to
the cappuccinatore.
ĺ
ĺ When the milk is hot enough push the
steam valve back up again.
Tip: Heating the milk in the cappuccinatore
jug gives you hotter milk.
CONTROLS
AND
DISPLAY
GUIDE
TO
THE
MACHINE
/
PREPARING
FOR
USE
M.-Nr. 09 550 160/ 00
Cleaning and care
Controls and display
Important information
 On/Off sensor  For switching the coffee machine on and off
 Profiles  For saving and editing profiles
 Two portions  For making two portions of a drink
 Drink sensors For making
 Espresso
 Coffee
  Long coffee
 Display Shows information about the current action
or status
 Settings  For altering settings, displaying information or
checking which settings are currently active.
 "Back"  For returning to the previous menu, cancelling
unwanted actions
 Arrow sensors   For displaying further options and highlighting
a selection
 OK sensor For confirming display messages and saving
settings
 Maintenance  For calling up the maintenance programme
Exterior view
a	Controls and display
b	Handle
c	Plastic grille
d	Metal drip tray cover
e	Central spout
f	Inset for Cappucinatore
g	Steam valve
Interior view
h	Capsule plate
i	Brew unit
j	Capsule carousel
k	Carousel runners
l	Water container
m	Drip tray with grid
n	Waste container
o	Central spout cover
p	Drip catcher
Filling the water container
Change the water every day to
prevent a build-up of bacteria.
Only use cold, fresh tap water to
fill the water container.
ĺ
ĺ Open the front of the machine
and remove the water
container.
ĺ
ĺ Fill the water container with
fresh, cold tap water up to the
"Max." mark.
Filling the machine with
coffee capsules
Warning. Do not put anything
other than Nespresso coffee
capsules in the capsule carousel.
So that you can select the
different types of coffee from the
display, make sure that you fill the
chambers with capsules of the
appropriate coffee type.
If you are using different types of
coffee, make sure you re-allocate
the chambers.
ĺ
ĺ Pull the carousel runners out.
ĺ
ĺ Place the capsules into the
chambers of the capsule
carousel correctly with the foil
facing downwards.
Operation
You are in the drinks menu when the
display shows:
To make a drink, touch one of the sensors.
Calling up and navigating in a menu
To call up a menu, touch the relevant
sensor.
The arrow sensors are used to display
further options.
The setting which is currently selected will
have a tick  beside it.
To select a setting use the arrow sensors
until the setting you want is highlighted.
Touch the OK sensor to confirm your
selection.
Exiting a menu or cancelling an action
To exit the current menu, touch "Back" .
If none of the sensors have been touched
for a while, the coffee machine will revert
to the drinks menu.
Please observe the detailed information on cleaning and care in the operating
instructions. Clean the coffee machine every day after use.
Recommended
frequency
What do I have to do?
After dispensing milk,
if it is going to be more
than an hour until milk is
dispensed again
–	 Rinse the lid of the cappuccinatore
Every day
(usually at the end of the
day, before the machine
is switched off)
–	 Clean the cappuccinatore
–	 Clean the water container
–	 Clean the waste container
–	 Clean the drip tray
–	 Clean the grille and the drip tray cover
Once a week
(or more often if needed)
–	 Clean the central spout cover
–	 Clean the capsule carousel and carousel runners
–	 Clean the small drip catcher inside the front of the
machine
–	 Clean the inside of the machine
–	 Clean the steam valve
–	 Clean the front of the machine (especially straight after
descaling)
Once a month
–	 Clean the capsule plate (with a cleaning tablet)
After approx. 15,000
drinks have been
dispensed
–	 Replace the capsule hopper
Depending on the
hardness of the water
–	 Descale the machine
The following items are not dishwasher safe:
–	 Capsule plate
–	 Plastic grille
–	 Capsule carousel and carousel runners
All other removable components of the coffee machine are dishwasher safe.
Before using for the first time
Ĝ
Ĝ The coffee machine must be
correctly installed and connected before
it is used for the first time. Please
see the Operating and installation
instructions for more information.
ĺ
ĺ Before filling the coffee machine
with water and coffee capsules,
clean the coffee machine and the
cappuccinatore thoroughly.
ĺ
ĺ Please see "Before using for the first
time" in the Operating and installation
instructions.
Water hardness
Set the water hardness level on the
coffee machine to the water hardness
level for the local area to ensure that the
machine functions correctly and is not
damaged.
See the Operating and installation
instructions for more information.
Accessories supplied
–	 Cappuccinatore
glass jug for making hot milk and milk
froth
–	 Descaling funnel (red)
–	 Descaling tablets (Starter set)
–	 Cleaning tablets (Starter set)
–	 Maintenance tool for changing the
capsule hopper and releasing the
steam valve
CVA 6431  en – GB  16/13
Making drinks
Preparing for use
Guide to the machine
Page: 1
CLEANING
AND
CARE
/
DESCALING
TIPS
FOR
USE
SETTINGS
M.Nr. 09 550 160
Settings
Tips for use
Cleaning and care Descaling
Warning. Ensure that any spillages or
splashes of descaling agent are wiped up
immediately as these could cause damage
to delicate surfaces and natural flooring.
Only use Miele descaling tablets. Other
descaling tablets will damage the coffee
machine and affect the taste.
Descaling takes approx. 12 minutes.
You will need
–	 the red descaling funnel and
–	 Miele descaling tablets (2 for each
descaling process).
Descaling cannot be cancelled once it has
started. The process has to be carried
through to the end.
ĺ
ĺ Touch . Next, select "Descale" and
confirm with "OK".
The descaling process will now start.
ĺ
ĺ Follow the instructions in the display.
ĺ
ĺ Fill the water container with lukewarm
water up to  mark and drop 2 Miele
descaling tablets in it. Replace the water
container.
Follow the instructions on the packet for
the mixing ratio carefully. It is important
that you fill the water container with the
correct amount of water (not less or more),
otherwise descaling will be cut short and
must then be repeated.
When "Remove capsule plate. Insert
descaling funnel and close the door"
appears,
ĺ
ĺ remove the capsule plate and replace it
with the red descaling funnel.
TIP: Place the waste container under the
central spout and the steam valve.
When "Rinse the water container and
fill with fresh water up to the  symbol"
appears,
ĺ
ĺ remove the water container and rinse it
carefully with clean water.
Make sure that no descaling agent is left in
the water container.
Descaling is finished when "Empty the
drip tray and clean the contacts. Process
finished" appears.
Capsule plate
The capsule plate should be cleaned once
a month using the cleaning tablets supplied
with the machine, or at the latest, when the
machine is descaled.
ĺ
ĺ Open the front of the machine.
ĺ
ĺ Press on the handle a and pull the
capsule plate forwards to remove it.
ĺ
ĺ Fill a small container with hot water and
dissolve one cleaning tablet in it.
ĺ
ĺ Place the capsule plate in the cleaning
solution and leave for approx. one hour.
ĺ
ĺ Once all the coffee remains have been
removed, rinse it thoroughly and dry it.
ĺ
ĺ Push the capsule plate back into the
machine until it clicks into place.
Cappuccinatore
The lid of the cappuccinatore can be
dismantled for cleaning. It is best to clean
the cappuccinatore in the dishwasher if
possible - all parts are dishwasher safe.
ĺ
ĺ Dismantle the cappuccinatore lid.
Remove the spout and the valve.
The valve can only be removed when the
dot is in the middle position between the
"Hot milk" symbol } and the "Milk froth"
symbol {.
ĺ
ĺ Reassemble the parts of the lid as
shown.
Allocating the types of coffee
(Type allocation)
You can store five different types of coffee in
this machine (e.g. for five different users with
different tastes).
When the coffee machine is switched on
and the carousel runners are pulled out, the
types of coffee in the chambers are shown
in the display.
Calling up "Type allocation"
ĺ
ĺ Touch  and call up "Type allocation".
ĺ
ĺ Select the chamber you want.
For this chamber you can now:
Select type
The tick  indicates which type of coffee is
currently allocated to the selected chamber.
Allocate type
Enter
characters
Select with the arrows +
OK
Save
entry
Select with the arrows +
OK
Delete
characters
 Sensor
If you have already allocated a chamber with
a type of coffee yourself you can change
(change type) or delete it (delete type).
Changing the portion sizes
ĺ
ĺ Touch one of the drink sensors Espresso,
Coffee or Long coffee until "Change"
appears in the display.
or
ĺ
ĺ Touch . Select "Portion size" and
confirm with OK.
ĺ
ĺ Select the drink you want and confirm
with OK.
The desired drink will be made and "Save"
will appear in the display.
When the cup has been filled to the level
you want,
ĺ
ĺ press OK.
You can cancel portion size programming as
long as "Stop" is visible in the display.
Changing settings
ĺ
ĺ Touch .
ĺ
ĺ Select the option you want, and confirm
your selection with OK.
Options which are currently selected will
have a tick  next to them.
ĺ
ĺ Change the setting using the arrow
sensors.
ĺ
ĺ Touch the OK sensor to save the setting.
Touch  to return to the previous menu.
Option Available settings Notes
Language Deutsch, English and other languages
Country
The Language setting can be identified by the flag symbol .
Set the date Year / Month / Day
Time of day Display (On / Off / Night dimming)
Clock format (12 h / 24 h)
Your choice of display will affect the energy consumption of your coffee machine. A message about this will
appear in the display.
Timer Timer 1 (switch on at, switch off at, switch off
after)
Timer 2 (switch on at, switch off at)
For "switch on at" and "switch off at", the timer must be activated and at least one day of the week must
be allocated.
Type allocation Chambers 1-5 (Select type / Allocate type /
Change type* / Delete type*)
*	 You can only change or delete the type of coffee for those types allocated in addition to the default type.
Portion size Espresso
Coffee
Long coffee
Eco mode On / Off
Lighting Brightness (machine switched on or switched
off)
Switch off after
To switch off the lighting touch the arrow sensor  until no segments are filled and "Switched off" appears.
Info No. of drinks, No. of uses until descaling
System lock On / Off When the system lock is activated, the "Switch on at" option for the timer will not work.
Water hardness Soft, Medium, Hard, Very hard
Display brightness Set
Volume Buzzer tones
Keypad tone
To switch off the tone, touch the arrow sensor , until no segments are filled and "Switched off" appears.
Showroom programme Demo mode (On / Off) Only for demonstration purposes in showrooms or exhibitions. Do not activate this setting for domestic
use!
Factory default Reset
Do not reset
Profiles
You can create individual profiles and save
the portion sizes for Espresso, Coffee and
Long coffee for each profile.
The name of the current profile is shown in
the top left of the display.
Calling up a profile
ĺ
ĺ Touch .
The  sensor will light up.
Creating a profile
Enter
characters
Select with the arrows +
OK
Save
entry
Select with the arrows +
OK
Delete
characters
 Sensor
If you have already created a profile, you
also have the following options:
–	 Select profile
–	 Change name
–	 Delete profile
–	 Change profile
(The options are:
Manually
After each use
When switched on)
Quick start guide
Built-in coffee machine
This Quick start guide does not replace the Operating and installation instructions.
It is essential to read the Operating and installation instructions to familiarise yourself
with how to use the coffee machine before using it for the first time. Please pay particular
attention to the Warning and safety instructions.
en - GB

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