• When cleaning chrome parts, it is best
to use only a damp cloth.
• Before moving the dryer, place a strip of
cardboard or thin fiberboard under the
front leveling legs to prevent damage to
A clothes dryer produces combustible
lint. The dryer must be connected to an
outdoor exhaust. Regularly inspect the
outdoor exhaust opening and remove
any accumulation of lint around the
opening and in the surrounding area.
DO NOT store or place laundry prod-
ucts on top of dryer at any time. They
can damage the finish or controls. It is
recommended to keep laundry products
in the storage drawer between cycles if
installed on a pedestal.
Water Inlet Hose Inspec-
(Steam Models Only)
Periodically inspect all water inlet hoses
for water leaks, wear, cuts, corrosion and
bulges. Replace all hoses, if any sign of
the above is visible. All hoses should be re-
placed every 5 years to reduce the risk of
hose failures. When replacing hoses, refer
to the Installation Instructions for proper
installation. DO NOT overtighten or cross
Care & Cleaning
thread the fittings. DO NOT allow the
hose to rub against sharp objects. Always
ensure the hose fitting rubber gasket is
installed and free from water leaks when
water pressure is applied.
Must Be Present
See the Accessories section of the
Installation Instructions for ordering
Limited Use, Vacation,
and Away from Home
Your dryer should be operated ONLY
when you are home. If you are away
from home or not using your dryer for
extended periods of time, follow these
1. Turn off the water supply to dryer (steam
models only) to avoid water leaks due to
water pressure surges and unforeseen
occurrences in the water supply.
2. Disconnect or unplug the electrical
power to the dryer.
Supply and Electrical
When reinstalling the dryer after discon-
necting the water supply lines (steam
models only) and electrical power,
please follow the steps below:
1. Review the Installation Instructions
provided with the dryer to ensure the
appliance is level and the water and
electrical power supply is properly con-
2. Ensure the water lines are flushed of
debris, prior to connecting the water
lines to the dryer inlet.
3. Check for water leaks and replace sup-
ply hoses if needed.