Download  Print this page

Starting Your Washer - Whirlpool 3RLSQ8600 Use & Care Manual

Easy-to-use automatic washers
Hide thumbs


Fire Hazard
Never place items in the washer that are dampened
with petrol or other ammable uids.
No washer can completely remove oil.
Do not dry anything that has ever had any type of oil on
it (including cooking oils).
Doing so can result in death, explosion, or re.
Electric Shock Hazard
Electrically earth this appliance.
Do not use an extension cord or an electrical portable
outlet device.
Failure to follow these instructions can result in death,
re or electric shock.
1. Measure detergent and pour it into the washer. If desired, add
powder or liquid color safe bleach. Add extra detergent for the
Super Wash/Heavy cycle.
Drop a sorted load of clothes loosely into your washer.
Load evenly to maintain washer balance. Mix large and
small items.
Items should move easily through the wash water.
Overloading can cause poor cleaning.
To reduce wrinkling of permanent press clothes and some
synthetic knits, select a "large" water level to provide more
space (see Step 5).


2. (OPTIONAL) Pour measured liquid chlorine bleach into the
3. (OPTIONAL) Pour measured liquid fabric softener into the
4. Close the washer lid.
5. Turn the LOAD SIZE selector to the correct setting for your
liquid chlorine bleach dispenser. Bleach will be diluted
automatically during the wash part of the cycle.
Do not use more than 250 ml (1 cup) for a full load. Use
less with a smaller load size.
Follow the manufacturer's directions for proper use.
To avoid spilling, use a cup with a pouring spout. Do not
let bleach splash, drip, or run down into the washer
Use only liquid chlorine bleach in this dispenser.
liquid fabric softener dispenser. Softener is added
automatically during the rinse portion of the cycle.
Dilute liquid fabric softener by lling the dispenser with warm
water until liquid reaches the crossbar in the opening.
Do not spill or drip any fabric softener on the clothes.
Use only liquid fabric softener in this dispenser.
wash load and the type of fabric being washed.
Choose a load size that allows the load to move freely for
best fabric care. See "Loading."
You may change the load size selection after the washer
has started lling by turning the selector to a different



  Related Manuals for Whirlpool 3RLSQ8600