PARTS AND FEATURES IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS.. OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS.. Starting Your Washer What Happens in Each Cycle OTHER OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS For a Rinse and Spin 01988 Whirlpool Parts and features LOAD LAUNDRY CYCLE SIZE INFORMATION CONTROL SELECTOR CENTER KNOB Thank you for buying a Whirlpool appliance.
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Operating instructions Starting Your Washer Be sure to measure and add detergent, a sorted load in the washer before starting it. . Select LOAD SIZE Turn the knob to point to a setting that describes the size of load you want to wash.
Start the washer Push in the Control Knob and turn it to the right. It must be pushed and turned only clockwise. Start the washer by pulling the Control Knob. The washer will fill to the level you set with wash water of the selected temper- ature.
What Happens in Each Cycle* Each cycle has different agitation and spin speeds kinds of fabrics. Numbers on the dial in each cycle agitation time. When the Cycle Control Knob is set to a number before agitation and timing starts. After agitation until it points to OFF and the cycle ends.
NOTE: You may hear the sound of water spraying cycles. In some cycles, cold water is sprayed the rinsing. Gentle Wash Svstem For better fabric care in the REGULAR and PERMANENT PRESS cycles, the agitation speed is reduced during the last few minutes of wash time. NOTE: cold rinse water Always...
PERMANENT PRESS LIGHT Cycle A cycle designed lightly soiled permanent press and some synthetic cool-down fabrics. The rinse helps keep wrinkles from setting into these items. KNITS/GENTLE NORMAL Cycle A cycle that gently washes and spins moder- ately soiled delicate items and washable knits.
NOTE: cold rinse water Always for permanent press fabrics. Agitation The washer will proceed to the REGULAR/HEAVY Cycle. If you want a different cycle to follow SUPER WASH, push in the cycle control knob, turn to the cycle time you want, pull knob out to start.
Other operating instructions For a rinse and spin You may need an extra rinse and spin for heavily soiled loads which need more detergent. (Extra detergent can require an extra rinse.) Push Control Knob in. 2. Turn clockwise to any on the dial.
Liquid bleach dispenser Always measure bleach. Do not guess. Never use more than 1 cup (250 ml) for a full load. Use less with lower water level settings. Follow directions on bottle for safe use. Use a cup with a pouring spout to avoid spilling.
Caring for your washer WHEN NOT WASHING, keep both water faucets turned off, this takes the pressure off the water inlet valve and hoses. REMOVE SHARP OBJECTS such as pins, buckles, etc., from clothes before washing. Close metal zippers. SOME PRETREATMENT PRODUCTS damage washer and dryer dials, con- soles and finishes.
Winterizing Because some water stavs in the washer, freezing can cause a lot of damage. If your washer stored or moved during the cold weather... Shut off both water 2. Put a quart of R.V. faucets. Disconnect or automobile and drain water antifreeze inlet hoses.
If you need service or assistance, we suggest you follow these five steps: assistance... Performance problems often result from little things you can find and fix yourself without tools of any kind. If your washer does not fill: Is the power supply cord plugged...
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