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Caring For Your Dryer; Cleaning The Lint Screen; Lint Screen Maintenance - Whirlpool LE4440XW Use And Care Manual

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Caring For Your Dryer
Cleaning the lint screen
The lint screen is located under
on top of the dryer.
Clean tt before
each load.
A screen blocked by lint
can increase drying time.
Pull the lint screen straight out.
2. Roll lint off the screen with your
fingers. Do not rinse or wash the
screen to remove lint Wet lint is
hard to remove.
3. Push the lint screen firmly back.
Product and Fabric Damage Hazard
Do not run the dryer wlth the lint screen kose,
damaged, blocked or missing. Doing so can
cause overheatlng and damage to both the
dryer and fabrics.
Lint screen maintenance
Laundry detergents
and fabric
softeners can cause
residue build-up
on the lint screen. A clogged lint
screen can extend drying times. Clean
the lint screen every six months or
more frequently if it becomes clogged
due to a residue build-up. Use the
following method:
Wet both sides of lint screen with
hot water.
2. Wet a nylon brush with hot water
and liquid detergent.
3. Scrub lint screen with the brush
until all residue build-up is re-
Rinse with hot water.
5. Thoroughly
dry lint screen with a
clean towel and .replace in dryer.



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