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FRIGIDAIRE
TABLE
OF CONTENTS
Important Safety Instructions ..............................
2
Product Registration ...........................................
3
Dishwasher Features .........................................
4
Operating Instructions .....................................
5-8
Preparing and Loading Dishes ........................
9-12
www.frigidaire.com
USA 1-800-944-9044
www.frigidaire.ca
Dishwasher Dispenser and Detergents ...............
13
Factors Affecting Performance ..........................
14
Care and Cleaning ...........................................
15
Solutions to Common Dishwashing Problems .. 16-18
Warranty ........................................................
19
Canada 1-800-265-8352
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  • Page 1 FRIGIDAIRE TABLE OF CONTENTS Important Safety Instructions ......Dishwasher Dispenser and Detergents ....Product Registration ........... Factors Affecting Performance ......Dishwasher Features ......... Care and Cleaning ........... Operating Instructions ........Solutions to Common Dishwashing Problems .. 16-18 Preparing and Loading Dishes ......
  • Page 2 Read all instructions before using this appliance. Save these instructions for future reference, Do not wash plastic items unless marked "dishwasher safe" or the equivalent. Check with manufacturer for This symbol will help alert you to such dangers as recommendations, if not marked. Items that are not dishwasher safe may melt and create a potential fire personal injury, burns, fire, and electrical shock.
  • Page 3 As each cycle begins, you may-or may not- Serial number hear the drain motor. Registering your product with Frigidaire enhances our ability The next sound you will hear is the splashing water as to serve you. YOUcan regls[er online a[ it enters the tub.
  • Page 4 Your dishwasher cleans by spraying a mixture of hot water and detergent through the spray arms against soiled surfaces. Next, the dishwasher fills with water covering the filter area. Water is then pumped through the filter and spray arms. Soil particles go down the drain as the water is pumped out and replaced with clean water.
  • Page 5 Wash Pressure The programmed cycles default to the "surge" pressure iYour dishwasher uses a DishSense T" Techology tounderstand option which varies the pressure optimally for the cycle's howheavily s oiled thedishload isandtoadjust t hecycle intended normal use. If, for some special circumstance, iaccordingly.
  • Page 6 Favorite Cycle Sahara Dry TM The FAVORITE CYCLEoption allows you to program your When the SAHARA DRYTM option is selected, the preferred cycle and options into one button. Once dishwasher increases the temperature of the final rinse Programmed, simply press the FAVORITE CYCLE button and extends drying time by approximately twenty followed by the START/CANCEL pad.
  • Page 7 TheDishSense *M Technology checks the soil level on your dishes in the Power Plus, Quick Clean, Normal and Top Rack cycles. Depending on soil level, the sensor will determine if additional water fills are needed to clean the dishes or if water fills can be deleted.
  • Page 8: Status Indicator Lights

    "Er", time counts below 99. "uF", "uo", or "CE". If one of these codes are displayed contact the Frigidaire Customer Care Center at 1- 800-944-9044 They will be able to provide assistance in troubleshooting the problem and/or locating an authorized service technician, if needed.
  • Page 9 " '_!i Dish Preparation Scrape away large pieces of food, bones, pits, toothpicks, etc. The continuous filtered wash system will remove remaining food particles. Burned-on foods should be loosened before loading. Empty liquids from glasses and cups before loading them in the dishwasher. Foods such as mustard, mayonnaise, vinegar, lemon juice and tomato based products may cause discoloration of stainless steel and plastics if allowed to...
  • Page 10 Bowl Tines Upper Rack Option The bowl tines offer the ultimate in flexibility. When LIGHT WASH--UPPER RACK option can be used to wash closed, load with saucers or small dishes. Open halfway a wide assortment of items when you don't have a full and it is perfect for small casseroles.
  • Page 11 Loading Bottom Rack Versa -Tray Features and appearance of racks and silverware basket The removeable Versa-Tray can be used in the upper may vary from your model. rack or lower rack to hold large utensils, juice cups, baby bottles, long knives, etc. The lower rack is best for plates, saucers, bowls, and cookware.
  • Page 12 Load sharp items (knives, skewers, etc.) pointing down. Failure to do so may result in injury. Loading the Silverware Basket Adding a Dish Features and appearance of racks and silverware basket To add or remove items after wash cycle starts: may vary from your model.
  • Page 13 How much Detergent to use The amount of detergent to use depends on the water hardness. Water hardness is measured in grains per Wash Cup gallon. Using too little detergent can result in poor cleaning and hard water filming or spotting. Using too much detergent in soft water can cause a permanent Cover Latch film called etching.
  • Page 14 Rinse Aid Water Pressure Rinse aid greatly improves drying and reduces The hot water line to dishwasher must provide water water spots and filming. Water "sheets" off dishes pressure between 20 and 120 psi. rather than forming water droplets that cling and leave Low water pressure may occur when laundry or showers spots.
  • Page 15 Care of Drain Air Gap If a drain air gap was installed for your built-in dishwasher, check to make sure it is clean so the Burn Hazard dishwasher will drain properly. A drain air gap is usually Allow heating element to cool before mounted on countertop and can be inspected by cleaning the interior.
  • Page 16 Before calling for service, review this list. Dishware Stained or Discolored It may save you both time and expense. • Iron deposits in water can cause a yellow or brown film. This list includes common experiences A special filter installed in the water supply line will that are not the result of defective...
  • Page 17: Troubleshooting

    Dishwasher Won't Normal Sounds You Will Hear • Check to see if circuit breaker is tripped or if a fuse is ° Normal sounds include water fill, water circulation blown. and motor sounds. • Make sure water supply is turned on. •...
  • Page 18 Stains on Tub Interior Notes Washing large amounts of dishware with tomato based soil can cause a pink/orange apperance. This will not affect performance and will gradually fade over time. Pre-rinsing or using the Rinse & Hold cycle will reduce the chance of staining. Using no heat dry option will lessen staining.
  • Page 19 Your appliance is covered by a one year limited warranty. For one year from your original date of purchase, Electrolux will pay all costs for repairing or replacing any parts of this appliance that prove to be defective in materials or workmanship when such appliance installed,...
  • Page 20 FRIGIDAIRE TABLE OF CONTENTS Important Safety Instructions ......Dishwasher Dispenser and Detergents ....Product Registration ........... Factors Affecting Performance ......Dishwasher Features ......... Care and Cleaning ........... Operating Instructions ........Solutions to Common Dishwashing Problems .. 16-18 Preparing and Loading Dishes ......
  • Page 21 Read all instructions before using this appliance. Save these instructions for future reference, Do not wash plastic items unless marked "dishwasher safe" or the equivalent. Check with manufacturer for This symbol will help alert you to such dangers as recommendations, if not marked. Items that are not dishwasher safe may melt and create a potential fire personal injury, burns, fire, and electrical shock.
  • Page 22 As each cycle begins, you may-or may not- Serial number hear the drain motor. Registering your product with Frigidaire enhances our ability The next sound you will hear is the splashing water as to serve you. YOUcan regls[er online a[ it enters the tub.
  • Page 23 Your dishwasher cleans by spraying a mixture of hot water and detergent through the spray arms against soiled surfaces. Next, the dishwasher fills with water covering the filter area. Water is then pumped through the filter and spray arms. Soil particles go down the drain as the water is pumped out and replaced with clean water.
  • Page 24 Wash Pressure The programmed cycles default to the "surge" pressure iYour dishwasher uses a DishSense T" Techology tounderstand option which varies the pressure optimally for the cycle's howheavily s oiled thedishload isandtoadjust t hecycle intended normal use. If, for some special circumstance, iaccordingly.
  • Page 25 Favorite Cycle Sahara Dry TM The FAVORITE CYCLEoption allows you to program your When the SAHARA DRYTM option is selected, the preferred cycle and options into one button. Once dishwasher increases the temperature of the final rinse Programmed, simply press the FAVORITE CYCLE button and extends drying time by approximately twenty followed by the START/CANCEL pad.
  • Page 26 TheDishSense *M Technology checks the soil level on your dishes in the Power Plus, Quick Clean, Normal and Top Rack cycles. Depending on soil level, the sensor will determine if additional water fills are needed to clean the dishes or if water fills can be deleted.
  • Page 27 "Er", time counts below 99. "uF", "uo", or "CE". If one of these codes are displayed contact the Frigidaire Customer Care Center at 1- 800-944-9044 They will be able to provide assistance in troubleshooting the problem and/or locating an authorized service technician, if needed.
  • Page 28 " '_!i Dish Preparation Scrape away large pieces of food, bones, pits, toothpicks, etc. The continuous filtered wash system will remove remaining food particles. Burned-on foods should be loosened before loading. Empty liquids from glasses and cups before loading them in the dishwasher. Foods such as mustard, mayonnaise, vinegar, lemon juice and tomato based products may cause discoloration of stainless steel and plastics if allowed to...
  • Page 29 Bowl Tines Upper Rack Option The bowl tines offer the ultimate in flexibility. When LIGHT WASH--UPPER RACK option can be used to wash closed, load with saucers or small dishes. Open halfway a wide assortment of items when you don't have a full and it is perfect for small casseroles.
  • Page 30 Loading Bottom Rack Versa -Tray Features and appearance of racks and silverware basket The removeable Versa-Tray can be used in the upper may vary from your model. rack or lower rack to hold large utensils, juice cups, baby bottles, long knives, etc. The lower rack is best for plates, saucers, bowls, and cookware.
  • Page 31 Load sharp items (knives, skewers, etc.) pointing down. Failure to do so may result in injury. Loading the Silverware Basket Adding a Dish Features and appearance of racks and silverware basket To add or remove items after wash cycle starts: may vary from your model.
  • Page 32 How much Detergent to use The amount of detergent to use depends on the water hardness. Water hardness is measured in grains per Wash Cup gallon. Using too little detergent can result in poor cleaning and hard water filming or spotting. Using too much detergent in soft water can cause a permanent Cover Latch film called etching.
  • Page 33 Rinse Aid Water Pressure Rinse aid greatly improves drying and reduces The hot water line to dishwasher must provide water water spots and filming. Water "sheets" off dishes pressure between 20 and 120 psi. rather than forming water droplets that cling and leave Low water pressure may occur when laundry or showers spots.
  • Page 34 Care of Drain Air Gap If a drain air gap was installed for your built-in dishwasher, check to make sure it is clean so the Burn Hazard dishwasher will drain properly. A drain air gap is usually Allow heating element to cool before mounted on countertop and can be inspected by cleaning the interior.
  • Page 35 Before calling for service, review this list. Dishware Stained or Discolored It may save you both time and expense. • Iron deposits in water can cause a yellow or brown film. This list includes common experiences A special filter installed in the water supply line will that are not the result of defective...
  • Page 36 Dishwasher Won't Normal Sounds You Will Hear • Check to see if circuit breaker is tripped or if a fuse is ° Normal sounds include water fill, water circulation blown. and motor sounds. • Make sure water supply is turned on. •...
  • Page 37 Stains on Tub Interior Notes Washing large amounts of dishware with tomato based soil can cause a pink/orange apperance. This will not affect performance and will gradually fade over time. Pre-rinsing or using the Rinse & Hold cycle will reduce the chance of staining. Using no heat dry option will lessen staining.
  • Page 38 Your appliance is covered by a one year limited warranty. For one year from your original date of purchase, Electrolux will pay all costs for repairing or replacing any parts of this appliance that prove to be defective in materials or workmanship when such appliance installed,...