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Drying Tips - Kenmore LAUNDRY CENTER 95701 Use And Care Manual

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Drying Tips
CONSULT
CARE LABELS
BEFORE
DRYING
AFITICLES
DRY PRACTICALLY
ANY FABRIC
Generally'
fabrics
that
can
be
washed
in the Kenmore
Laundry
Center can be dried in the Kenmore
Laundry
Center.
Washables
not
recommended
for
dryer:
loosely
woven
or
hand-
knitted
woolens' and some
rayons
and
silks.
(Check
care
label.
See
warnings
below.)
Be sure plastic buttons
and buckles
are heat-proof.
When using delicate and permanent
press
fabrics,
check
for
dryness
after minimum
time suggested.
If various types of fabrics are mixed
in drying
load,
set controls
for
_ lighter
weight
fabrics
and remove
when
dry.
Reset
temperature
for
remaining
fabrics.
GENERAL
SUGGESTIONS
FOR GOOD
RESULTS
. An
average
size
washer
load
is
usually a dryer load. Items that are
washed
together
can
generally
be
dried
together.
Consult
care label
before drying.
[ACAUTION]
Remove
all
items
from
garments
and
fabrics
to be
dried,
suc'_as
facial
tissues,
matches,
crayons,
nails, safety pins
or
any
metallic
or
hard
objects
which might damage clothes
or ap-
pliance.
• Close
zippers,
empty
pockets,
fasten
hooks
and
eyes to prevent
snagging.
• Put socks and otlaer small
items in
mesh bag
for easier
removal.
• Item.,;
to
be
ironed
should
be
removed.while
slightly
damp.
• Put
damp
dry
item.,; together
in
one
load.
• If drying
sheer items,
start
with a
cold drum.
• If drying
only
a few items,
add
a
bath
towel
or
two
to
maintain
proper
tumbling
action.
• If
desired,
add
a
dryer
fabric
softener
sheet.
]
• Remove and fold or hang clothes
quickly to prevent wrinkling.
• Do not overload
dryer.
Clothes
must
have room
to tumble
and
billow.
• Clothes
(except permanent
press)
should be removed while they feel
slightly
damp.
If
they
are
absolutely
dry to touch,
they are
too
dry;
over-drying
increases
wrinkling
and
shrinkage,
and
wastes heat.
• To test for dryness, take garment
out of dryer and feel it in room
temperature
air. Clothes will feel
damper
in warm,
moist
air
of
dryer drum than they will in room
air.
• When
using
TIMED
cycle,
set
minimum
time shown on Control
Settings Chart (page 10).
USE OF FABRIC
SOFTENER
SHEETS
Over
use
of fabric
softener
can
cause
buildup
of
softener
in
clothing,
giving
a greasy
feeling.
Buildup can also form on lint screen
and restrict airflow.
Softener build-
up on lint screen can be removed
by
washing
in
warm
soapy
water.
Buildup in clothing can be removed
by:
• Reconditioning
load
with
water
conditioner
(follow
package
in-
structions),
or
• Laundering"
several
times
without
using
fabric
softener.
[_kWARNING]
Fluorocarbon
aero-
sol spray or pump fabric softeners
are not to be used
in this dryer.
Damage
resulting
from use of this
type of softener
can be considered
as misuse of dryer. Failure to follow
this warning
can cause serious per-.
sonal injury.
AIR FLUFF
-
Use Air Fluff to air bedding,
dust
draperies
and
slipcovers,
fluff
decorative
pillows,
and
freshen
clothes
that
have
been
stored
in
mothbails
or in a "stale"
closet.
Also use for safe drying of plastic
and ext:,'a-sensitive sheer fabrics.
* Place items in dryer.
• Set dryer
timer
to the last
20
minu!:es of Knits/Delicate
cycle
wkich provides
no heat on Air
Flu ff setting.
Foam Shoulder
PacLs
Feather or Foam Piltow
_-'-=--_----[iI_d:tNINGJ"
To F,revent fire, do
not use heat to dry artic!ies contain-
ing Izla:;tic, foam rubber or similarly
textured
rubber-like
materials,
or
pillows and clothing
with feathers/
down.
USE "/'HE DRYER
AS A VALET
The
Kenmore
Laundry
Center
is
wonderful
for stea_[ng
out wrinkles
and refreshing
corduroy,
woolens,
and velveteen skirts,, jackets,
slacks
or blo_ases. Follow these: directions:
• Place garments
in dryer with one
or Iwo slightly
dampened
bath
towels.
• Select proper cycle for garments.
• Select 30 minutes of heat and let
clothes
tumble.
Steam
from
tow.qs will "press"
clothes.
• After 15-20 minutes ('before dryer
stops tumbling),
remove garments
and fold or place on hangers.
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