UsingtheDishwasher D oor
door must be closed and locked
into place to select a LOAD SELECTIONor an OPTION.
If the door is opened
a cycle and left open,
the dishwasher will beep once every minute until the
.... - door is closed and latched
Use only detergent
made %r use in
Elecmtsol c_ Automatic
for use in all GE dishwashers.
fresh and dry. Don't put p(swder
into the dispenser
until you're ready to
The amount of demrgent m use depends on
whether your wamr is hard or soft. With hard wam_;
you need extra demIgent. With soft wam_; you
need less demrgent.
Promct your dishes and dishwasher by contacting
your wamr department
and asking how hard your
water is. Twelve or more grains is exuemely hard
wamr. A water softener is recommended.
it, lime can build up in the wamr valve, which could
stick while open and cause flooding. Too much
detergent with soft water can cause a pemmnent
cloudiness of glassware, called etching.
You'll find two detergent dispensei3 on the inside
door of your dishwasher. All wash cy'cles-except
RINSE0NtF-require detergent in the main cup.
_hsh cy'cleswith two washes will also use the open
cup. When using automatic dishwashing detergent
robs, simply place one mb in the main cup and
NOTE: To open demrgent cup after it has been
closed, unlatch the dooL Press the
pad three times within two seconds and the
demxgent cup will release. A snapping sound
may be heard.
to Add a Dish?
dish can be added any time before the main wash.
file door latch to file left.
Once file water calms, open
Steam may rise out of file dishw_Mler
Close the door and push the latch to the far right.