36 Operating Instructions
Operating the dryer
To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock or injury to persons, read the Important Safety
Information in this Use & Care Guide before operating your dryer.
DO NOT operate dryer without lint filter
2. Check that
the lint filter
is clean and
3. Load the
• Dry items of similar fabric, weight and
construction in the same load.
• Separate dark items from light-colored
items. Separate items that shed lint from
those that attract lint.
• Check for stains which may not have been
removed in washing. Repeat stain removal
process and wash again before drying. Dryer
heat may permanently set some stains.
• Place delicate, rubber coated, or small items
in a mesh bag (not included).
• Be sure buckles, buttons and trim are
heatproof and won't damage the drum
finish. Close zippers; fasten hooks and loop
fasteners. Tie strings and sashes to prevent
snagging and tangling.
• Load items loosely. The average wet load
will fill the drum 1/3 to 1/2 full. Items need
room to tumble freely for even drying and
• If desired, place a dryer fabric softener sheet
on top of the load at the beginning of the
• When drying large items, dry only two or
three items at a time. Fill out the load with
• For delicate or very small loads, add two
or three similar items to improve tumbling
Clean the lint filter after every load.
DO NOT machine
Small particles of
fiberglass left in
drum may transfer
to fabrics in other
loads and cause
skin irritation and/or
damage to fabrics.
DO NOT wash
water resistant and
water repellent type
clothing or other
DO NOT operate
dryer without lint filter
DO NOT overload
the dryer. To save
energy, time and
avoid uneven drying
and wrinkling avoid
overloading the dryer.
DO NOT over-dry.
shrinkage, lint, and
a build up of static