Parts and features LAUNDRY TEMPERATURE Copy your Model and Serial Numbers When vouneed service or call with a question, have this information ready: 1. Complete Model Serial bers (from plate under the lid near the hinge]. 2. Purchase date from sales slip. Copy this information in these spaces.
Starting your washer I. Measure 2. Place sorted load in washer. 3. Start washer Select a 1. LOAD SIZE Turn the knob to point at a setting that describes the size of load you want to wash. The water level can be set for EX SMALL (a few items), MED or LARGE (a full load).
3. Start the washer Push in the Control Knob and turn it to the right. It must be pushed in 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 temperature.
What happens in each cycle Each cycle has been designed for different dial in each cycle are the minutes of WASH agitation When the Cycle Control Knob is set to a number fills before agitation and timing starts. After agitation wise until it points to OFF and the cycle REGULAR HEAVY...
during the spin parts NOTE: You may hear the sound of water spraying on the spinning load some cycles. In some cycles, cold water is sprayed with the rinsing.
SHORT Cycle Use for delicate need a short wash and spin time. Wash nylon hose or panty laundry SOAK Cycle Brief periods and soak time help remove heavy soils and certain stains that need extra pretreatment. niended detergent. should lowed items that hose in a net bag.
Special care is needed when soaking or pre-washing laundry. See your “laundry Gulde” for proper use of thls cycle.
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 de- tergent can require an extra rinse.) Push Control Knob in. Turn clockwise to anyeon the dial.
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 SHARPOBJECTS such as pins, buckles, etc., from clothes before washing. Close metal zippers. AnER WASHING, use a soft dry cloth to wipe the outside and inside dry.
Winterizing Because some water stays in the washer, ing can cause a lot of damage. If your washer stored or moved during the cold weather.. 1. Shut off both water 2. Put a quart faucets. Discon- automobile-type nect and drain antifreeze water inlet hoses.
If you need service or assistance, we suggest you follow these four steps: 1. Before calling for assistance.. Performance problems often re- sult 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...
Look for this symbol of quality whenever you neeu 0 replacement part for your Whirlpool appliance FSP replacement parts will fit nght and work right. because they are made to the same exacting specifications used to build every new Whirlpool appliance...
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