Whirlpool LDR3822B Use And Care Manual
Whirlpool LDR3822B Use And Care Manual

Whirlpool LDR3822B Use And Care Manual

Compact electric and gas dryers


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  • Page 1 9 Ibr 4Ao UseAndCare A Note To You lamchy Tips COMPACT ELECTRIC AND GAS DRYERS MODELS LDR3822B LER3622B LGR3622B...
  • Page 2: A Note To You

    Note To You Thank you for buying a WhirlpooP You have purchased a quality, wor&dass gone into its manufacturing. Use this Use and Care Guide to safely and efficiently operate and maintain your appliance. Complete and mail the Ownership Registration Card provided with your appliance.
  • Page 3: Understanding Safety

    Understanding For your safety the information in this manual must be followed to mlnlmize the risk of fire or explosion -Do not store or use gasollne or other flammable vapors and liquids In the vicinity of thls or any other appliance. -WHAT TO DO IF YOU SMELL GAS: Do not try to Ilght any appliance.
  • Page 4 IMPORTANT SAFEIY To reduce the risk of fire, elect&al shock, or injury to persons when using your dryer, follow basic precautions, including the following: Read all instructions before using your dryer. Do not machine wash or machine dry items cleaned, washed, soaked in, or spotted with wax, paint, gasoline, oil, dry cleaning solvents, and other flammable fluids.
  • Page 5 Knowing Your Dryer’s Fbrtures The parts and features of your dryer are illustrated below. Become familiar with all parts and features before using your dryer. NOTE: The drawings in this book may vary from your dryer model. They are designed to show the different features of all models covered by this book.
  • Page 6: Before Starting Your Dryer

    Operating in This Section Bdom l tdng your &yw ,----.--.~.6 Starting or otopping your &yu ,---...-“6 Operating your dryer properly assures the best drying results. This section gives you important information to help you to select a cycle, time, and temperature. Before starting Refer to the information below, and “Laundry...
  • Page 7: Selecting A Cycle

    Selecting a cycle Use pages 7 to g to find information about drying cycles that may be on your model. To Sekct I cyck: 1. Turn the Cycle Control Knob either way to a desired time or setting. 2. Stop when the side bar indiitor the cyde you want.
  • Page 8 Using the Automatic Perm. Press /Reg. cycle Use the Penn. Press/Ret& cyde to dry permanent press and some synthetic fabrics. Your dryer senses the dryness of the load and automatically shuts off when the selected dryness is reached. For the fist few loads: 1.
  • Page 9 Perm. Press/Reg. Perm. Press/Reg. Perm. Press/Reg. Perm. Press/Reg. Perm. Press/Reg. Perm. Press/Reg. Perm. PressIReg. Perm. PresaIReg. Perm. Press/Reg. MODELS LER3622B LDR3822B LGR3622B 90-105 min 45-55 min 20-30 min 20-30 min 20-30 min’ 20-30 min’ 20-30 min’ 20-30 min’ 40-50 min’...
  • Page 10: Caring For Your Dryer

    Caring For Your Dryer In This Section Mdntumwo4vuy load I--I...Y...II...I Dryers require regular maintenance. Follow the suggestions below to maintain your dryer properly. Maintenanc-very Cleaning the lint screen The lint screen is located inside the dryer drum, on the back wall. Clean R before each toed.
  • Page 11 Cleaning the dryer interior Garments which contain unstable dyes, such as denim blue jeans or brightly colored cotton items, may discolor the dryer interior. If you want to remove stains from dryer drum, use powdered laundry detergent. 1. Make a paste with detergent and very warm water.
  • Page 12: Laundry Tips

    Laundry Tips In This Section hf-Y-dry I...------------ myhg opociel-ouO lmln ,---,----la udng &yu f&k WftUlU8 -1--1-...- sovlng atorgy ----,---“.-----is This section reviews proper drying techniques, gives you additional drying information, and discusses causes or solutions to common drying problems. Before you dry Before using your dryer, see pages 3 and 4 for Important Safety Information.
  • Page 13: Drying Special-Care Items

    Drying special-care Most gaarmenta and household textiles have care labels with laundering instructions. Always follow label directions when they are available. General drying instructions for some special washables are included in this section. Heat sensitive fabrics, plastic, rubber, or some stuffed items require drying without heat. Use Air cyde or line dry.
  • Page 14 Dlapors, baby Wash and dry small items in a mesh bag or pillowcase for convenient cloth.. handling. 1. Dry according to manufacturer’s instructions. 2. Remove diapers and cotton knit items while still slightly damp. They will feel softer, shrink less, and be easier to fold. Elastic ltenas Remove from dryer while still slightly damp.
  • Page 15: Saving Energy

    2. Clean lint screen. Voltage requirements Model LER3622B operates on 240 or 208 volt household current. Models LDR3822B and LGR3622B operate on 120 volt household current. NOTE: Electric dryers using 208 or 120 volts require longer drying times than dryers using 240 volts.
  • Page 16 Solving laundering Most laundering problems are easily solved. Check the following list for problems you may have and possible causes. If you need additional help, check the ‘Assistance or Service” section of this book PROBLEM CHECK IF Dryer fabric softeners were used Undiluted washer fabric softener was used...
  • Page 17 PROBLEM CHECK IF Items are overdried m*klna Fabric type and quality is suitable for drytng Slow drying There is a large amount of moisture in the load to be dried Cold rinse water is used Room air temperature is below 45°F (7°C) Dryer is exhausted according to Installation Instructions Lint screen is full...
  • Page 18: If You Need Assistance Or Service

    If You Need Assistance Or Service 1. Before calling for assistance Is the power cord plugged in? Is lint screen clogged with lint? Is exhaust duct or outside exhaust hood clogged with lint? ml - Have you blown a fuse or tripped the circuit breaker7 If you need more help, check the chart below.
  • Page 19 . . . ment parts . . . FSP is a registered trademark of Whirlpool Corporation for quality parts. Look for this symbol of quality whenever you need a replacement part for your Whirlpoor appliance. FSP replacement parts will fit right and work...
  • Page 20: Dryer Warranty

    E. Repairs to parts or systems caused by unauthorized modifications made to the appliance. WHIRLPOOL CORPORATlON SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUEN- TIAL DAMAGES. Some states do not allow the exdusion or limitation of incidental or consequen- tial damages, so this limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.

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