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DRYER CARE
Explosion
Hazard
Keep flammable
materials
and vapors,
such as
gasoline,
away from
dryer.
Place dryer
at least !8 inches
(460 turn) above
the floor
for a garage
installation.
Failure
to do so can result
in death,
explosion,
or fire.
Cleaning the dryer interior
To clean dryer drum
I. Apply
a liquid, nonflammable
household
cleaner to the
stained
area of the drum and rub with a soft cloth until
stain is removed.
2. Wipe
drum thoroughly
with a damp
cloth.
3. Tumble
a load of clean cloths or towels to dry the drum.
NOTE:
Items that contain
loose dyes, such as denim
blue
jeans or brightly
colored
cotton
items, may discolor
the dryer
interior.
These stains are not harmful
to your dryer
and wJJJ
not stain future
loads of clothes.
Dry these items inside out
to avoid drum
staining.
Removing accumulated
lint
From inside the Dryer Cabinet
Lint should
be removed
every 2 years_ or more often,
depending
on dryer
usage. Cleaning
should
be done
by a qualified
servicer.
From the Exhaust Vent
Lint should
be removed
every 2 years, or more often,
depending
on dryer
usage.
fCieaning
the lint screen
Every load cleanlng
The lint screen is located
in the dryer. A screen blocked
by
lint can increase
drying
time.
To clean:
1. Pull the lint screen straight
out of its holder.
Roll lint off
the screen with your fingers.
Do not rinse or wash screen
to remove
lint.
2.
Push the
lint
screen
firmly
back
into
place.
iMPORTANT:
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Do
not
run
the dryer
with
the
lint screen
loose,
damaged,
biocked,
or missing.
Doing
so can
cause
overheating
and
damage
to both
the
dryer
and
fabrics.
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If lint
falls
off
the
screen
into
the
dryer
during
removal_
check
the
exhaust
hood
and
remove
the
lint.
See
"Venting
Requirements"
in the
Installation
Instructions.
As needed cleanlng
Laundry
detergent
and fabric
softener
residue can build up
on the lint screen. This buildup
can cause longer
drying
times
for your clothes,
or cause the dryer
to stop before
your load
is completely
dry. The screen is probably
clogged
if lint falls
off while the screen is in the dryer.
Clean the lint screen with a nylon brush every 6 months,
or more frequently,
if it becomes
clogged
due to a residue
buildup.
To wash:
1. Roll lint off: the screen with your fingers.
2° Wet
both
sides of lint screen with
hot water,
3° Wet
a nylon brush with
hot water
and liquid
detergent,
Scrub lint screen with the brush to remove
residue
buildup,
4. Rinse screen with hot water.
5. Thoroughly
dry lint screen with a clean towel.
Reinstall
screen in dryer.
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