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Care And Cleaning - Frigidaire GCET1031FS4 Use And Care Manual

27" (69 cm) wide laundry center washer- dryer
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Care and Cleaning
To reduce risk of fire or serious injury to persons or property,
comply with the basic warnings
listed in Important
Safety
Instructions
and
those listed below.
Clean lint screen after every load.
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Before cleaning the washer or dryer interior, unplug
the electricalpower
cord to avoid electrical
shock hazards.
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Do not use any type spray cleanser when cleaning dryer interior. Hazardous
fumes or electrical
shock could occur.
Inside the Washer
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Remove items from the washer as soon asthe cycle ends. Excess wrinkling,
color transfer,
and odors may develop
in items left in the washer.
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Dry the washer top, the area around the lid opening,
and the underside of
the lid. These areas should always be dry before the lid is closed.
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Before cleaning the washer interior, unplug
the electricalpower
cord to
avoid electrical
shock hazards.
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When extremely soiled items have been washed, a dirty residue may remain
on the tub. Remove this by wiping
the tub with a nonabrasive
household
cleanser. Rinse thoroughly
with water.
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The agitator or tub may become stained from fabric dye. Clean these parts
with a nonabrasive
household
cleanser. This prevents dye transfer to future
loads.
Wash lint screenoccasionally.
Use care with laundry
products. They can damage finish on
the laundry center.
Inside the Dryer
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Clean the dryer
lint screen after every load. Lint build-up
in the screen
restricts air flow, which causes longer drying times. The screen is located at
the bottom
of the door opening.
Remove by pulling straight up. Remove the
lint and replace the screen.
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Occasionally a waxy build-up
may form on the lint screen from using dryer-
added fabric softener sheets. To remove this build-up,
wash the lint screen
in warm, soapy water. Drythoroughly
and replace. Do not operate the dryer
without
the lint screen in place.
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If the dryer drum becomes stained from noncolorfast
fabrics, clean the drum
with a damp cloth and a mild liquid household
cleanser. Remove cleanser
residue before drying the next load.
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Every 18 months
a Sears or other qualified
service dealer should clean the
dryer cabinet interior and exhaust duct. These areas can collect lint and dust
over time. An excessive amount
of lint build-up
could result in inefficient
drying
and possible fire hazard.
Outside
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When laundering
is completed,
wipe cabinet with a damp cloth. Turn water
faucets off to prevent pressure build-up
in the hoses.
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Clean the cabinet with mild soap and water.
Never
use harsh,
gritty
or
abrasive
cleansers.
If the cabinet
becomes
stained,
clean with
diluted
chlorine bleach [1/2 cup (120 ml)in 1 quart (.95 L)water].
Rinse several times
with
clear water.
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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
laundry
center,
place a strip of cardboard
or thin
fiberboard
under the front leveling legs to prevent floor damage.
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