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Electrolux 300 Series Use & Care Manual

Front load dryer
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A11199701 January 2018


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  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Please read and save Table of Contents this guide Finding Information ....... 2 Thank you for choosing Electrolux, our Safety ........... 3 premium brand in home appliances. This Features ..........7 Use & Care Guide is part of our commit- Operating Instructions ......
  • Page 3: Safety

    Safety Important Safety Instructions WARNING FIRE OR EXPLOSION HAZARD Failure to follow safety warning exactly could result in serious injury, death, or property damage. DO NOT store or use gasoline or other flam- mable vapors and liquids in the vicinity of this or any other appliance.
  • Page 4 Safety Definitions • DO NOT place items exposed to cooking oils in your dryer. Items contaminated This is the safety alert symbol. It is with cooking oils may contribute to a used to alert you to potential personal chemical reaction that could cause a load injury hazards.
  • Page 5 Safety • DO NOT use fabric softeners or products • To prevent personal injury or damage to to eliminate static unless recommended the dryer, the electrical power cord of a by the manufacturer of the fabric softener gas dryer must be plugged into a proper- or product.
  • Page 6 Safety WARNING FIRE/ELECTRICAL SHOCK HAZARD Avoid fire hazard or electrical shock. DO NOT use an adaptor plug or extension cord or remove grounding prong from electrical power cord. Failure to follow this warning can cause serious injury, fire, or death. Grounding 240 v Electric Dryer 120 v Gas Dryer...
  • Page 7: Features

    A full listing of available settings for each model and detailed explanations of their settings and options are described on the following pages: Setting Chart - 300 Series Dryer ..11 Cycle Selection ........15 Setting Chart - 400 Series Dryer ..12 Cycle Settings ........
  • Page 8 Features Model Series 300 SERIES 400 SERIES 500 SERIES 600 SERIES power cycle LED display cycle selector temperature dryness (dry level) time dry (dry time) options/select (set) cancel start/pause This manual covers many models and not all cycles, options, or features listed are avail-...
  • Page 9: Operating Instructions

    Operating Instructions Operating Your Dryer WARNING To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock or injury to persons, read the IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS in this Use & Care Guide before operating your dryer. WARNING WARNING DO NOT operate dryer without lint filter Clean the lint filter after every load.
  • Page 10 10 Operating Instructions Operating Procedures (continued) TIPS IMPORTANT STEPS 4. Select the • See Cycle Selection and Cycle Settings for Over-drying can appropriate detailed descriptions of cycle controls. cause wrinkles, cycle and shrinkage, lint, harsh- • See Cycle Setting Charts to determine which settings for ness, and a build up settings are available for each cycle.
  • Page 11: Controls And Settings

    Controls and Settings Setting Chart - 300 Series Dryer These temperature, dryness levels and options are available with the following cycles: CYCLE SELECTIONS temperature (temp) high     normal      air dry  dry level (dryness) high ...
  • Page 12: Setting Chart - 400 Series Dryer

    12 Controls and Settings Setting Chart - 400 Series Dryer These temperature, dryness levels and options are available with the following cycles: CYCLE SELECTIONS temperature (temp) high      normal        ...
  • Page 13: Setting Chart - 500 Series Dryer

    Controls and Settings Setting Chart - 500 Series Dryer These temperature, dryness levels and options are available with the following cycles: CYCLE SELECTIONS temperature (temp) sanitize   high      normal      ...
  • Page 14: Setting Chart - 600 Series Dryer

    14 Controls and Settings Setting Chart - 600 Series Dryer These temperature, dryness levels and options are available with the following cycles: CYCLE SELECTIONS temperature (temp) sanitize   high       normal    ...
  • Page 15: Cycle Selection

    Controls and Settings Cycle Selection SELECTING THE RIGHT CYCLE TO SAVE ENERGY This dryer has been specifically designed with options to help you save energy and at the same time utilize the optimal drying setting for your clothing. The normal cycle was used to rate the dryer for energy efficiency. The normal cycle defaults to normal temperature setting, normal dryness level and eco mode option (if available) on.
  • Page 16: Cycle Settings

    16 Controls and Settings times and temperature settings can be every cycle. If a temperature or dryness selected when using this cycle. level is not appropriate for the cycle, it cannot be selected and will not be lit when The fast dry cycles (on select models) scrolling through the settings.
  • Page 17: Cycle Options

    Controls and Settings eco option and sanitize temperature (on Dryness Level (dryness) select models). When this happens, the To set or change the dryness level, press option selected first will cause the conflict- the dryness button to scroll to the desired ing option to not be selectable.
  • Page 18: Other Features

    18 Controls and Settings during off-peak energy hours. The start of The estimated cycle time for auto dry, the actual time for time dry, or the delay any cycle can be delayed for 30 minutes to 12 hours. After selecting the delay time time countdown will be displayed when option, use the cycle selector to scroll to the cycle is selected.
  • Page 19 Controls and Settings Install the drying rack NOTE For step-by-step instructions cleaning Front legs in the lint filter, refer to Cleaning the Filter in side of grill the Care & Cleaning section of this Use and Care Guide. Optional Drying Rack Rear legs on drum (not included)
  • Page 20: Care & Cleaning

    20 Care & Cleaning WARNING IMPORTANT • DO NOT open the clamshell filter To reduce risk of fire or serious injury to beyond the hinge limit. persons or property, comply with the ba- sic warnings listed in the Important Safe- •...
  • Page 21 Care & Cleaning • When cleaning chrome parts, it is best thread the fittings. DO NOT allow the to use only a damp cloth. hose to rub against sharp objects. Always ensure the hose fitting rubber gasket is • Before moving the dryer, place a strip of installed and free from water leaks when cardboard or thin fiberboard under the water pressure is applied.
  • Page 22: Solutions To Common Inquiries

    22 Solutions to Common Inquiries Normal Operating Sounds You may or may not hear the following sounds from your new dryer: A. WATER VALVE (Steam models only.) The flow of water is controlled by elec- tric solenoids. During operation there may be a clicking sound as the valve opens and closes to control the water flow.
  • Page 23 Solutions to Common Inquiries Common Drying Inquiries Many drying problems involve poor cleaning results, poor soil and stain removal, resi- dues of lint and scum, and fabric damage. For satisfactory drying results, follow these suggestions provided by The Soap and Detergent Association. PROBLEM POSSIBLE SOLUTIONS PREVENTIVE...
  • Page 24 24 Solutions to Common Inquiries Service Prevention Checklist Before calling for service, review this list. It may save both time and expense. The list includes common occurrences that are not the result of defective workmanship or materials in this dryer. PROBLEM POSSIBLE CAUSES SOLUTIONS Dryer does...
  • Page 25 Solutions to Common Inquiries PROBLEM POSSIBLE CAUSES SOLUTIONS Drying • Lint filter is clogged with lint. • Make sure all lint has been removed cycle takes from the dryer lint filter before start- too long, ing each cycle. outside of •...
  • Page 26: Warranty Information

    For the applicable warranty period as set forth below, as measured from your original date of pur- chase, Electrolux will repair or replace any parts of this appliance that prove to be defective in materi- als or workmanship when such appliance is installed, used and maintained in accordance with the provided instructions.
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