Miele S 600 - S 648 Vacuum Cleaner user manual

Operating instructions

Vacuum cleaners

S 500 - S 548

S 600 - S 648

To prevent accidents and machine damage, please read the Operating

Instructions before using the vacuum cleaner.

M.-Nr. 05 638 530

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Description of the appliance ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .

IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .

MESURES DE SCURIT IMPORTANTES ... ... ... ... ... ... ... . .

Before using for the first time ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... . . .

Included accessories... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... . .

Using the included accessories ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .

Crevice nozzle ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...

Crevice nozzle extension (depending on model) ... ... ... ... ... ... .

Dusting brush ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...

Upholstery nozzle ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .

Operation ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... . . .

Unwinding and rewinding the power cord... ... ... ... ... ... ... . . .

Auto-reverse (select models)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .

Turning the vacuum on and off ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... . . .

Adjusting the suction ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... . . .

Opening the air inlet valve ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... . . .

Setting down, transportation and storage... ... ... ... ... ... ... .

Maintenance and care ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .

Purchasing new dustbags and filters ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... . .

When to change the dustbag ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...

Replacing the dustbag ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .

Replacing the exhaust filter ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... . .

Exhaust filter change indicator ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... . . .

Replacing the "SUPER air clean" filter ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... . .

Replacing the "ACTIVE air clean" filter and the "ACTIVE HEPA" filter ... ... . .

Replacing one type of filter with another ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...

When to change the dust compartment filter (motor protection)... ... ... . .

Replacing the filter ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .

When to change the thread catcher pads ... ... ... ... ... ... ... . .

Replacing the thread catchers ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... . . .

Cleaning and care ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...

Problem solving guide... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .

After sales service ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...

Optional accessories ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... . .

Electrical connection ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... . .

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Disposal of the packing material

Disposal of an old vacuum

The box and packaging material are designed to protect the appliance during shipping and are biodegradable and recyclable. Please dispose of these items as you would any other recyclable products.

Before discarding an old vacuum cleaner, please cut off the power cord to render it inoperative and child resistant. Old vacuum cleaners may contain materials that can be reused or recycled. Consult your local waste removal company or recycling center for the proper way to dispose of an old vacuum.

Disposal of the dustbag and filters

Genuine Miele dustbags and filters are made from environmentally friendly materials. They can be thrown out with your household trash, provided the va