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Whirlpool Thin Twin LT4900XS Use & Care Manual

Whirlpool washer/dryer use & care guide lt4900xs
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Model LT49OOXS
Ishers, Clolhes Dryers, Freezen,
Ice Makers. Dishwashers
BullI-In Ovens and Sudace Unils. Ranaes. Microwave
Ovens. Trash Compac



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  • Page 1 in . WASHER DRYER Model LT49OOXS Ishers, Clolhes Dryers, Freezen, RelriSeralor-FreeleT, Ice Makers. Dishwashers BullI-In Ovens and Sudace Unils. Ranaes. Microwave Ovens. Trash Compac...
  • Page 2: Parts And Features

    Parts and features Copy your Model and Serial Numbers When you need service or call with a question, have this information ready 1. Complete Model and Serial Num- bers (from the plate located shown). 2. Purchase date from sales slip. Copy this information in these spaces.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    For a Drain and Spin . For Q Soak or Pre-Wash Cleaning the Lint Filter DRYER OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS 01987 Whirlpool . Before using your THIN TWIN” washeredryer and drying results, For best washing steps before, during and after each load: Prepare and sort each load for washing, (see your”Laundry...
  • Page 5: Important Safety Instructions

    Important Safety Instructions and Your Responsibilities ALWAYS unplug the power supply cord before attempting to service washer/dryer. DO NOT machine wash glass fiber ma- terials Small particles can stick to fab- rics washed in following loads cause skin irritation. HAZARDOUS FUMES can be formed chlorine bleach...
  • Page 6: Washer Operating Instructions

    Washer operating instructions Starting Your Washer Be sure to measure and add detergent, a sorted load in the washer Position . SELECTOR SWITCH Move Selector Switch to WASHER position. Washer will not operate when switch is in DRYER position. Select .
  • Page 7 Select CYCLE and WASH TIME; . 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 tem- perature.
  • Page 8: What Happens In Each Cycle

    What Happens in Each Cycle* Each cycle has diflerent agitation kinds of fabrics. Numbers on the dial agitation time. When the Cycle Control Knob is set to a number fills before agitation timing starts. After agitation REGULAR HEAVY Cycle 4 cycle for sturdily con- structed fabrics that are...
  • Page 9 clockwise until it points to OFF and the cycle NOTE:You hear the sound some cycles. In some cycles, cold help with the rinsing. Gentle Wash System For better fabric care in the REGULAR and PERMANENT PRESS cycles, agitation speed is reduced during the last few minutes of wash time.
  • Page 10 KNITS/GENTLE Cycle A cycle that gently washes and spins delicate items and washable knits. Wash nylon hose in a net laundry bag. SOAK and PRE-WASH Cycles Periods of agitation soaking time help remove heavy soils and certain stains that need extra pretreatment.
  • Page 11 DRAiN Agitation p!i#yiq~~ Pre-wash setting begins here, (see page 12). Special care is needed when soaking See your “Laundry Guide” for proper After the Partial Drain, the washer automatically refills and goes in the REGULAR/ HEAVY Cycle. Be sure to use enough detergent for the...
  • Page 12: Other Operating

    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.) 1. Push Control Knob in. 2. Turn clockwise to any on the dial.
  • Page 13: Cleaning The Lint Filter

    Cleaning the lint filter Clean filtering will vary the amount To clean: 1. Lift off the agitator 2. Wash or wipe the filter clean bottom of the agitator filter Is not removable. 3. Replace snap into place. Dryer operating instructions Starting Your Dryer Before starting properly...
  • Page 14: Selecting A Cycle

    I I’ . Push the START Button The dryer will start tumbling you push the START Button. The Cycle Control Selecting a Cycle Dryer cycles are designed fabrics. This dryer has 3 cycles: REGULAR HEAVY Cycle off during the last 7 minutes of tum- bling.
  • Page 15 I I’ TYPE OF LOAD COTTONS HEAW - Bedspreads, MEDIUM AND LIGHTWEIGHT - Shirts, dresses, sheets. diapers, PERMANENT PRESS HEAVY - Work clothes, MEDIUMWEIGHT Shirts. uniforms, dresses, slacks. etc KNITS HEAVYWEIGHT - COTTONS, RAYONS, BLENDS - T-Shirts, slacks, polo shirts, etc LIGHTWEIGHT - SYNTHETIC FIBERS (polyester, acrylic, etc ) AND BLENDS -...
  • Page 16: Drying Tips

    Drying tips Drying times Drying times will vary depending amount of moisture in the clothes. type and weight of the fabric. size of the load room temperature around dryer. . temperature of the wash rinse water. amount of lint in the lint screen. NOTE: 120 volt dryers have longer drying...
  • Page 17: Lint Screen

    Lint screen Clean the lint screen before each increase drying time and may be a FIRE HAZARD. The lint screen inside the dryer inside the dryer pull drum, on the straight strai drum, on the back back wall. wall. 1. Use the finger 1.
  • Page 18: Caring For Your Washer-Dryer

    Caring for your washer When not washing, keep both water faucets turned off. This takes the pres- sure off the water inlet valve and hoses. Never use the washer to... soak for more than 2 hours soak with chlorine bleach. soak with vinegar or other acids.
  • Page 19: Vocation Core

    Vacation care 1. Turn off both water faucets to take pressure off inlet valves and hoses. 2. Unplug power supply power supply. 3. Clean lint screen and lint filter. Voltage Requirements This Thln Twin Dryer model hold current of 120 volts. Drying times will be longer than for dryers that operate Winterizing Install and store your washer/dryer...
  • Page 20: Assistance

    If you need setice or assistance, we suggest you follow these five steps: 1, Before calling 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...
  • Page 21 FSP is a registered trademark Whirlpool Corporation for quality parts. Look for this symbol of quality whenever you need a replacement part for your Whirlpool appliance. replacement parts will fit right and work right, because they are made to the same exacting specifications...
  • Page 22 Notes...
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  • Page 24: Thin Twin" Warranty

    WHIRLPOOL‘” WARRANTY LENGTH OF WARRANTY 1 WHIRLPOOL FULL ONE-YEAR FSP” replacement WARRANTY correct From Date of Purchase Service TECH-CARE R service LIMITED FOUR-YEAR FSP” replacement gearcase WARRANTY Second Through Fifth Year or workmanship. From Date of Purchase shown WHIRLPOOL WILL NOT PAY FOR A.