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GE GBVH6260 Owner's Manual & Installation Instructions

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Owner's manual & installation instructions - 72 pages
Safety Instructions
. . . . . . . . . . . . 2, 3
Operating Instructions
Control Panels . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4–5
Control Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .6
Fabric Care Labels . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11
Features . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .7, 8
Loading and Using the Washer . . .9, 10
Installation Instructions
Drain Requirements . . . . . . . . . . . . .15
Electrical Requirements . . . . . . . . . .15
Installing the Washer . . . . . . . . . .16, 17
Location of Your Washer . . . . . . . . . .13
Preparing to Install Your Washer . . .12
Replacement Parts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .17
Rough-In Dimensions . . . . . . . . . . . .13
Unpacking Your Washer . . . . . . . . . .14
Water Supply Requirements . . . . . . .15
Troubleshooting Tips
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Consumer Support
Service Telephone Numbers . . . . . . 24
Warranty (Canada) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23
Warranty (U.S.) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
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GE has determined that this
product meets the E
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guidelines for energy efficiency.
Write the model and serial
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Model # __________________
Serial # __________________
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side of the washer.
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Owner's Manual &
Installation Instructions
GBVH6260
GCVH6260
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WBVH6240
WHDVH626
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    Warranty (U.S.) ....22 As an E ® partner, NERGY GE has determined that this product meets the E ® NERGY guidelines for energy efficiency.

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    IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION. READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USING. WARNING! For your safety, the information in this manual must be followed to minimize the risk of fire or explosion, electric shock, or to prevent property damage, personal injury, or loss of life. The instructions in this manual and all other literature included with this washer are not meant to cover every possible condition and situation that may occur.

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    WHEN USING THE WASHER Never reach into washer while it is moving. Never attempt to operate this appliance if Wait until the machine has completely stopped it is damaged, malfunctioning, partially before opening the door. disassembled, or has missing or broken parts, including a damaged cord or plug.

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    About the washer control panel. You can locate your model number at the top inside of the door opening. Model WCVH6260 11 10 WASH EXTRA RINSE SPIN DELAY DOOR LOCKED CTIVE ELICATES TAIN ANDWASH OLORS/ PEED ORMAL HITES INSE & YCLE TORE Model WHDVH626...

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    Model GBVH6260 11 10 Model GCVH6260 11 10...

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    About the washer control panel. Power Press to “wake up” the display. If the display is active, press to put the washer into standby mode. NOTE: Pressing POWER does not disconnect the appliance from the power supply. Wash Cycles The wash cycles are optimized for specific types of wash loads. The chart below will help you match the wash setting with the loads.

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    About the washer features. NOTE: Features may not be available on all washer models. ge.com Cycle Signal Use the SIGNAL button to change the Press the button until you reach the volume of the end of cycle signal. desired volume.

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    About the washer features. NOTE: Features may not be available on all washer models. The Dispenser Drawer You may see water in the bleach and fabric softener Slowly open the dispenser drawer by pulling it compartments at the end of the cycle. This is a result out until it stops.

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    Installation Instructions in this book. If these parts are not available, they can be ordered by visiting our Website at www.GEAppliances.com or by calling 800.GE.CARES. Long Vacations: Be sure water supply is shut off at faucets. Drain all water from hoses if weather will...

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    Loading and using the washer. Always follow fabric manufacturer’s care label when laundering. Dispenser Drawer Area: Detergent and fabric softener may build up in the dispenser drawer. Residue should be removed once or twice a month. I Remove the drawer by first pulling it out until it stops. Then reach back into the left rear corner of the drawer cavity and press down firmly on the lock tab, pulling out the drawer.

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    About the washer features. ge.com Fabric Care Labels Below are fabric care label “symbols” that affect the clothing you will be laundering. WASH LABELS Machine wash cycle Normal Permanent Press/ Do not wash Do not wring Gentle/ Hand wash wrinkle resistant...

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    Washer Models GBHV6260 Instructions GCVH6260 WCVH6260 WBVH6240 WHDVH626 If you have any questions, call 800.GE.CARES (800.432.2737) ge.com or visit our Website at: TOOLS REQUIRED FOR BEFORE YOU BEGIN WASHER INSTALLATION Read these instructions completely and carefully. ❏ 1/4″ nut driver IMPORTANT –...

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    Installation Instructions LOCATION OF YOUR WASHER ROUGH-IN DIMENSIONS Do Not Install the Washer: FRONT 1. In an area exposed to dripping water or outside 27.0” 2.2” weather conditions. The ambient temperature (68.6 cm) (5.6 cm) 20.4” (51.9 cm) should never be below 60°F (15.6°C) for proper ELECTRONIC TRANSPARENT VISOR washer operation.

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    Installation Instructions UNPACKING THE WASHER WARNING: Recycle or destroy the carton and plastic bags after the washer is unpacked. Make materials inaccessible to children. Children might use them for play. Cartons covered with rugs, bedspreads, or plastic sheets can become airtight chambers causing suffocation.

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    Installation Instructions ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS WATER SUPPLY REQUIREMENTS Hot and cold water faucets MUST be installed within Read these instructions completely 42 inches (107 cm) of your washer’s water inlet. The and carefully. faucets MUST be 3/4″ (1.9 cm) garden hose-type so CIRCUIT –...

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    Installation Instructions INSTALLING THE WASHER 5. Carefully move the washer to its final location. Gently rock the washer into position. 1. Run some water from the hot and cold faucets to flush the water lines and remove particles that might clog up NOTE: Do not use the dispenser drawer or door to lift the water valve screens.

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    REPLACEMENT PARTS If replacement parts are needed for your washer, they can be ordered in the United States by visiting our Website at ge.com or by calling 800.GE.CARES. Cable Tie 8. Plug the power cord into a grounded outlet. NOTE: Check to be sure the power is off at a circuit breaker/fuse box before plugging the power cord into an outlet.

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    Before you call for service… Troubleshooting Tips Save time and money! Review the charts on the following pages first and you may not need to call for service. WATER Possible Causes What To Do Water leaks • Make sure hose connections are tight at washer and Fill hoses or drain hose is improperly connected faucets and make sure end of drain hose is correctly...

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    OPERATION Possible Causes What To Do Washer pauses in cycle The washer normally pauses between washing steps Washer won’t operate • Make sure cord is plugged securely into a working outlet. Washer is unplugged Water supply is turned off •...

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    Before you call for service… PERFORMANCE (cont.) Possible Causes What To Do Clothes too wet • Redistribute load. Load is out of balance Pilling • While this is not caused by the washer, you can slow the Result of normal wear on poly-cotton blends and pilling process by washing garments inside out.

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    Notes. ge.com...

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    Any part of the washer which fails due to a defect in materials or workmanship. During this From the date of the full one-year warranty, GE will also provide, free of charge, all labor and related service costs original purchase to replace the defective part.

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    Any part of the washer which fails due to a defect in materials or workmanship. During this From the date of the full one-year warranty, GE will also provide, free of charge, all labor and related service costs original purchase to replace the defective part.

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    In the U.S.: If you are not satisfied with the service you receive from GE, contact us on our Website with all the details including your phone number, or write to: General Manager, Customer Relations GE Appliances, Appliance Park Louisville, KY 40225 In Canada: www.geappliances.ca, or write to:...

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