Care and Cleaning
Cleaning the Dryer
To reduce risk of fire or serious injury to
persons or property, comply with the basic
warnings listed in the Important Safety
Instructions and those listed below.
• Before cleaning the dryer interior, unplug
the electrical power cord to avoid electrical
• Do not use any type spray cleanser when
cleaning the dryer interior. Hazardous fumes
or electrical shock could occur.
• Clean the lint filter after every load. Lint
build-up on the filter restricts air flow, which
causes longer drying times. The filter is
located at the bottom of the door opening.
Remove by pulling straight up. Remove the
lint and replace the filter.
• Occasionally a waxy build-up may form on
the lint filter and/or moisture sensing bars
from using dryer-added fabric softener
sheets. To remove this build-up, wash
them with warm, soapy water. Dry the filter
thoroughly and replace. Do not operate the
dryer without the lint filter in place.
• If the dryer drum becomes stained from
non-colorfast fabrics, clean the drum with
a damp cloth and a mild liquid household
cleanser. Remove cleanser residue before
drying the next load.
• See next page for more information regarding
cleaning of the condenser assembly.
• Clean the cabinet with mild soap and water.
Never use harsh, gritty or abrasive cleansers.
• Remove debris and lint from the front of the
condenser door with a vacuum cleaner.
• Remove glue residue from tape or labels
with a mixture of warm water and mild
detergent. Or, touch residue with the sticky
side of the tape or label.
• Before moving the dryer, place a strip of
cardboard or thin fiberboard under the front
leveling legs to prevent damage to the floor.
Do not store or place laundry products on
top of dryer at any time. They can damage
the finish or controls.
Clean the lint filter and dump water
container after every load.