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KitchenAid Superba KDS20A Use And Care Manual

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  • Page 2: Warranty

    KitchenAid servicing outlets. 3. If you are unable to obtain satisfactory service in this manner, contact the KitchenAid wholesale distributor, He is listed in the Yellow Pages of all metro area phone books under"Dishwashing Machines." A comp_ete d/stri.butor...
  • Page 3 Table of Contents Warranty ....Inside Front Cover Control Panel Lights ....Should Ever Need Service .... • Action Indicator Lights ....Important Information ....• Sani Heat Light ....... Safety Instructions ....... • Rinsed Only Light ....Care of Your Dishwasher ....
  • Page 4: Safety Instructions

    I( hydro- ERATE ON 115 VOLTS, 60 HERIZ KITCHENAID DISHWASHERS is present, there will probably be a sound A.C. house current. They cannot such as air escaping as the water begins to flow.
  • Page 5: Loading Your Dishwasher

    Loading Your Dishwasher DO NOT DISHWASHER WASH Dirilyte gold colored flatware that is not dish- washer safe. Hollow-handle Knives handles of some knives Willie zhe maiority tableware cookware ma_, be safely dishwasher washed, there are some are attached to the blades by adhesives that may materials...
  • Page 6 Loading Variations--Adiustable Upper Rack Tilted Position... some items with concave bot- Combination Position either side of rack may be rai_ed or lowered independently of tile other surfaces collect water. To obtain maxi- to acc_mm7odate extra large items in both racks. drainage from bottoms,...
  • Page 7 Loading Examples-uppe Rack Light\veight plastics or glassware stemware Use Flex-O-Dividers to stabilize an all glass load. should be locked into place using outside row of Glasses be loaded between pins over dMders, pins, in a stable manner. Glasses, cups, bowls, saucers pans _u_,tal...
  • Page 8 Loading Examples-Lower Rack Plates be loaded with pots, pans, and large Cereal bowls be loaded in a variety of dif- cook_ are. ferent ways depending on the shape of the bowls. Silverware Basket silverware/cutlery basket is located at the Do not leave food containing salt, vinegar, milk...
  • Page 9 Filling Detergent Dispenser FILLING THE DISPENSER lJ_,e an Xut_>nlati_ [)iq_\_aq_,l I)etergent Ilk,' All, (a_,_ade, Fle_trm,_>t or tini,,h NLVLR LJS[ S()..\P. ,\rOTE: Should either compartment covered when you are ready to fill the Dispem, er, the com- I_.XN[) I)ISttW.XSHIN(j [)FIER(;LNIS, I.\UNI)RY D[ [ER(;ENIS()R[,'\L NI)RYLNZtME PR()[)U(...
  • Page 10: Detergent Dispenser

    Filling Detergent Dispenser soft water, reduced phosphate detergents should and dinnerware. give good cleaning results. However, in [lard WARNING: DISHWASHER DETERGENTS water, low-phosphate detergents will probably RINSE AGENTS BE HARMFUL IF TAKEN cause an increase in spotting filming, even INTERNALLY. FOR SAFETY'S SAKE, STORE DETER- when used...
  • Page 11: Operation

    Dishwasher Cycles CANCEL[ ENERGY CYCLE .., ENERGY WASH CYCLE CANCEL CYCLE Used to wash and dry daily loads including _hina and crystal with normal to light amounts of food CYCLE before chanpjn,_ to another cycle. If you select a wrong cycle, always use CANCEL _oil.
  • Page 12: Panel Lights

    Control Panel Lights SAN! elNs[o HEA] RiN$[ RINSED ONLY LIGHT ACTION INDICATOR LIGHTS Rinsed Only Light tomes on when door handle When the dishwasher is running, these lights tell is raised after running the Rinse & tlold cycle. you which per(i( n of the cycle is being periormed...
  • Page 13 Care of Your Dishwasher tqo(ka_' wl;ich would in turn prevent the db, h- \va',tler lrc, m draining properly. ] he warranty pro- ',i<lrd ',_.ith the db, hwa'-;her doe< not (over service c()_,t,-, dire(t[\ a'-,,,ociat_'d with ti_e (leaning or re pair o{ thi'-. (,xternal device.
  • Page 14 140°F (60°C). Water tem- The following tips will help maximize energy peratures above 120°F (49°C) in the dishwasher will savings using your KitchenAid dishwasher. shorten the cycle time and water temperatures below 120°F (49°C) will lengthen cycle time and possibly •...
  • Page 15 Convertible Portables Step 3 Connect Power Cord to Grounded Outlet. Your KitchenAid portable dishwasher operates regular 115-volt. 60 Hertz A.C. house current to be supplied by a 3-PRONG GROUNDING RECEPTACLE Step 2 LISTED BY UNDERWRITERS LABORATORIES. Connect to Sink Faucet...
  • Page 16: Seasonal Storage

    After an extended period of use it may be neces- be obtained by writing Customer Relations Dept., sary to recondition the top. To recondition, lightly KitchenAid Division, Hobart Corporation, Troy, OH, 45374. sand all remaining lacquer; saturate a clean Seasonal Storage...
  • Page 17: Upper Panel

    Other front panels available from your local a wood front up to _/4" thick. Some wood panels KitchenAid dealer include: Fresh Avocado, Coffee, are heavy thus require use of heavier and Stainless Steel• These are to be used with dishwasher door springs.
  • Page 18 If You Have A Dishwasher Problem... Please check the following recommendations gested remedy, the problem persists, see page fore calling for service. If, after following the sug- for information on how to get service. PROBLEM CAUSE SOLUTION Food Soil Left 0n Dishes Slowdown of wash arm due Use recommended dishwasher...
  • Page 19 PROBLEM CAUSE SOLUTION Cycle Takes Extremely Water temperature is too Turn home water heater up so water entering dishwasher is 120°F (49°C) minimum. See recommended procedure "To Check Water Long Time Temperature." Dishes do not drain Dishes must have proper water drainage. Do not overload. Follow in- Dishes Do Not Dry structions for loading in dishwasher Use and Care Guide.
  • Page 20 If You Have A Dishwasher Problem... CAUSE SOLUTION PROBLEM Famish on Silve! or Prolonged contact with Use Rinse & Hold Cycle if silver or silverplate are not washed imme- S Iverp_ate food soils containing sulfide diately after use Hand buff silverware occasionally - eggs.
  • Page 21 CAUSE SOLUTION PROBLEM Checkcare instructions for plastics to determine ifthey are "dishwasher Plastic Containers Warp High water temperature safe. heat resistant. or Lsse Shape Odor in the dishwasher Dishes only washed every Run a Rinse & Hold Cycle at least once or twice a day until a full load is accumulated two to three days Chipping of dishware...
  • Page 22 KitchenAid Wholesale Distributors Sales and Service RHODE ISLAND ALABAMA Oe_ Moinos _ NEW MEXICO Provider_o 02914 Birmingham 35201 H E Borenson Albuqoergue 87197 Bellows-Evans 100 S W First St ConsolidaIed Olst Co the Boyd Corporatmn 315 Harris Ave P 0 Box 1537...
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