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Dryer Safety - Whirlpool YLER5636PQ1 User Instructions

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Your safety and the safety of others are very important.
We have provided many important safety messages in this manual and on your appliance. Always read and obey all safety
This is the safety alert symbol.
This symbol alerts you to potential hazards that can kill or hurt you and others.
All safety messages will follow the safety alert symbol and either the word "DANGER" or "WARNING."
These words mean:
You can be killed or seriously injured if you don't immediately
You can be killed or seriously injured if you don't follow
All safety messages will tell you what the potential hazard is, tell you how to reduce the chance of injury, and tell you what can
happen if the instructions are not followed.
To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, or injury to persons when using the dryer, follow basic precautions,
including the following:
Read all instructions
before using the dryer.
Do not place items exposed to cooking oils in your dryer.
Items contaminated
with cooking oils may contribute
a chemical
reaction that could cause a load to catch fire.
Do not repair or replace any part of the dryer or attempt
any servicing unless specifically recommended
in this
Use and Care Guide or in published user-repair instruc-
tions that you understand and have the skills to carry out.
Do not dry articles that have been previously cleaned in,
washed in, soaked in, or spotted with gasoline, dry-
cleaning solvents, other flammable,
or explosive
as they give off vapors that could ignite or
Do not allow children to play on or in the dryer. Close
of children is necessary when the dryer is
used near children.
Before the dryer is removed from service or discarded,
remove the door to the drying compartment.
Do not reach into the dryer if the drum is moving.
Do not install or store the dryer where it will be exposed
to the weather.
Do not tamper with controls.
Do not use fabric softeners or products to eliminate static
unless recommended
by the manufacturer
of the fabric
softener or product.
Do not use heat to dry articles containing foam rubber or
similarly textured rubber-like materials.
Clean lint screen before or after each load.
Keep area around the exhaust opening and adjacent sur-
rounding areas free from the accumulation
of lint,dust,
and dirt.
[] The interior of the dryer and exhaust vent should be
cleaned periodically by qualified service personnel.
See installation instructions
for grounding

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