Do not store or place laundry products on
top of dryer at any time. They can damage
the finish or controls.
Clean the cabinet with mild soap and water. Never use harsh, gritty
if the cabinet becomes stained, clean with diluted chlorine bleach [1/2 cup
(120 ml) in 1 quart (.95 liter) water]. Rinse several times with clear water.
Remove glue residue from tape or labelswith a mixture of warm water and mild
detergent. Or, touch residue with the sticky side of the tape or label.
When cleaning chrome parts use Windex with ammonia or any of the cleaning
items mentioned for cleaning the cabinet.
Before meving the dryer, place a strip of cardboard or thin fiberboard under
the front leveling legs to prevent damage to floor.
Many drying problems involve poor cleaning results, poor soil and stain removal, residues of lint and scum, and fabric
damage. For satisfactory drying results, follow these suggestions provided by The Soap and Detergent Association.
o Fabric softener sheet.
Add a few bath towels to small loads for
Some "silk-like" fabrics should be air dried.
Use proper drying temperature.
Place fabric softener sheet on top of load
before starting the dryer.
Rub fabric softener stains with bar
soap. Rinse and rewash.
Overdrying causes static
Lint screen not clean
when cycle began.
Lint is attached to "pills."
Reduce load size and rewash using
liquid fabric softener in the final rinse.
Or, add a fabric softener sheet and
Use lint brush or roller to remove lint.
Do not overload dryer.
Use fabric softener in washer or dryer to
reduce static electricity.
Remove items when they are slightly damp
to avoid overdrying.
Check that lint screen is clean and in place.
off, ball up and
cling to fabric.)
Pilling is normal with
synthetic and permanent
press fabrics. This is due
to abrasion from normal
Use a lint brush or shaver to remove
Use fabric softener to lubricate fibers.
When ironing, use spray starch or fabric
finish on collars and cuffs.
Turn items inside out to reduce abrasion.
Follow fabric care label directions.
If shrinking is a concern, check load often.
Remove items while slightly damp and
hang or lay flat to complete drying.
Block knits into shape.
Leaving items in dryer
after cycle ends.
Reduce load size and tumble at
medium or low heat for 5-10 minutes.
Remove items immediately. Hang or
Do not overload dryer.
Remove items as soon as cycle ends.