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Whirlpool LE5770XW Use And Care Manual

Large capacity automatic dryers
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Cycle control
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Dryer drum
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LE5770XW LG5771XW



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  • Page 1 Use & Care Guide Cycle control knob Temperature selector Start button Lint screen Dryer drum Model and serial number label Loading door LARGE CAPACITY AUTOMATIC DRYERS LE5770XW LG5771XW 8-9a...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    You should wipe out the dryer drum with a damp cloth before using to remove dust from storing or shipping. Thank you for buying a Whirlpool appliance. Please complete and mail the Owner Registration Card provided with this product.
  • Page 3: Important Safety Instructions

    Important Safety Instructions For your safety the information this manual minimize sion or to prevent age, personal -Do Not store or use gasoline vapors and liquids in the vicinity appliance. -WHAT TO DO IF YOU SMELL GAS: Do Not try to light any appliance. Do Not touch any electrical any phone in your building.
  • Page 4: Additional Safety Instructions And Your Responsibilities

    Important Safety Instructions Continued To reduce the risk of fire, electrical injury to persons basic precautions, n Read all instructions before using the dryer. @NEVER dry items cleaned, washed, soaked in or spotted with wax, paint, gasoline or flammable fluids in the dryer.
  • Page 5: Operating Instructions

    Operating Instructions Starting your dryer Be sure to refer to the chart below and the Dryer Guide for proper sorting, loading and control setting information before starting your dryer. Do not overdry. Overdrying can cause shrinkage, static cling, and damage NOTE: some fabrics.
  • Page 6 Operating Instructions Continued 2. Set the Temperature Selector 3. Push the Start Button to start the To stop and restart the dryer Open the door or turn the Cycle Control Knob to OFF to stop the dryer. Close the door, select a cycle (if necessary) and push the Stat-l Button to restart the dryer.
  • Page 7: The Automatic Cycles

    The automatic cycles The automatic cycles allow you to select the degree of dryness you prefer for the clothes being dried. The automatic DRY-MISEWcontrol is a thermostat that senses the dryer air temperature. The dryer automati- cally shuts off when the selected dryness is reached.
  • Page 8: Timed Drying

    Operating Instructions Continued rIMED DRYING The last 5 minutes of this cycle are without heat to help make the load easier to handle. Using FLUFF AIR Fire Hazard Do not dry plastic or rubber items with heat. Use FLUFF AIR setting, or line dry.
  • Page 9: Caring For Your Dryer

    Caring For Your Dryer Product Do not run the dryer with the lint screen loose, damaged, blocked cause overheating dryer and fabrics. and Fabric Damage Hazard or missing. Doing so can and damage to both the Cleaning the lint screen The lint screen is located under a lid on top of the dryer.
  • Page 10: Cleaning The Dryer

    Caring For Your Dryer Continued Cleaning the dryer Electrical Shock and Personal Injury Hazard Turn off the electrical power before cleaning the interior. Make sure the dryer is cool. Failure to do so could result in electrical shock or injury. Fire Hazard Use non-flammable cleaner.
  • Page 11: Lint Removal

    Thermostats Heat element Electric dryer with back panel removed Igniter h&JeL- Gas dryer with lower front access panel removed Lint removal Lint can gather inside the dryer and be a fuel for fire. It is recommended lint be removed every 2 to 3 years, or more often, depending on dryer usage.
  • Page 12: If You Need Service Or

    United States. To locate the authorized Whirlpool service company in your area, call our Consumer Assistance Center telephone number (see Step 2) or look in your telephone directory Yellow Pages...
  • Page 13 4. If you need FSP replacement parts*... FSP is a registered trademark of Whirlpool Corporation for quality parts. Look for this symbol of quality when- ever you need a replacement part for your Whirlpool appliance. FSP replace- ment parts will fit right and work right,...
  • Page 14 Notes...
  • Page 15 Notes...
  • Page 16: Warranty

    Outside the United States, a different warranty may apply. For details, please contact your authorized Whirlpool distributor or military exchange. If you need service, first see the “Service and Assistance” After checking “Service and Assistance,”...

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