Common Washing Problems - Frigidaire Washer/Dryer Owner's Manual

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Co
on Washin
Problems
Mar_washing problems involve poorsoilandstain removal, residues of lintandscion, andfabric damage.Forsatisfactory
washing results, fol lowthesestr3_est
icnsprovided byTheSoapandDetergent A ssociation.
PROBLEM
POSSIBLE
CAUSES
SOLUTIONS
PREVENTIVE
MEASURES
Bl_
•Deter_t
oi- liquid fa_ic softener
•If causedby detergc_lt,i_x i col)(240n_)
eAdd det ergc_lt he fore wash load/f_en start
d_dllotdlssOlVe©_-di_i_e.
_lltevir_withlqu_
(.95L)
water
ilia
was_r.
plastic c_iner.
Soakit_l
hour.
BJ/kse.
•Ifcabby
fabric softener,_b stainswith
iDilute fabricsoltener withwater.
bar soap. Wash.
0Not enough
detergent.
• Rewash with
correct
amount
of detergent
• Sozt iti_rs by soil
level
_]dcolor.
• Wash water
t en_Derature
too low.
andhottest
water
safe
for fabric.
2ktd
eUse colm_ct
_ssunt
of detergent,
_)ttest
• _ro_ct
sortin 9 .
bleechsafe
for fabric
_
water _ibleach
safe
for fabric.
_,
_41y_
•Not er_m/ghdet ergc_lt.
•Treat wl_hprewash stai]1 l_oover or liquid
eUse c_Drrect _t
of deterge_lt ar_
• _k]tlluted
liquid
f abrlc so f tenet
detelgent,
hsttest
water safe for fabric.
poareddlrectly_1 fa_ic _
•Inc_gase det erg_%t ar_water tc_eJfature _
•130 not pour llquid _i_
6of t_ler
Rewash.
4_¥cm_.
Seegackagedirections
• Rub fabric
softener
stains
_ithbar
so_p_
or_Pz_
for proper
diluting.
H_les, _ ,
_
•_o_ct use of chlorine
bleach.
•Maybe i rreversable
if rips, t ears a ed se_
•Nevez-pour
chlorite
bleachdi_c_ly
_ fabric.
• Unfaster_d
zippers,
hosks,
bud<] es.
cannot
be mended.
• C_eck c_lditi_l
of it _s
be f ore was_itng.
• Rips,
tears
andbroken
tP_ads.
See Wash_
_zoee_m_s
for preparing
•Overloadip_
the washer,
m_dload_r_ _]_e wash lead.
• DeCjl_tic_lof
fabric.
• _r_ct
sot tlr_.
•Reduce
lead size.
Rewash using
correct
• See W_
_
for
so_t _r_ and
• T_
left
intx_,
water
tergerature,
water
level,
ar_
preparir_
t]_e wash load.
• Overloadi_
the washer.
&Tot_]t of detergent.
• Do _ot overload
washer.
• Not
enoughdetergent.
•T{id nonprecipitati_watercor_iltioner
to
•Usecorrect
_t
of detergent,
water
• Undissolved
detergent
hgs left
wash water,
temperature
ar_ water
level.
_.
• 2k_tliquid
fabric
sol tenet
to fir_
iimse.
•Staticclir_isatt_.
•l_ylcsdindry_-.
•Load washed too long.
•R_e
lir_withlir_h_ushor roller.
(Fiherskseskcf f ,
up sr_clinj no fabric)
•Hiiin_ _sno_iwithsynth_tab
_
psm_r_t
pres s fabrics '_s
is dee
to abrasion
f_n_
mormal wear.
•Usea llnt brushorsblver tot_mmve pills.
•Use fabric softener in the w_sher to luhricate
f_ss.
•Whenirening_ use spray starch or fabric
flnlabcncollars andcuffs _
•Turn items inside out to reduce abrasion _
_sidueorpow_
on dark items;
•Unlissolveddeterg_.
•Sc_ 1_onphosp_t e gr_ular
detergents can cc_6ineWlthk_c_d
water _rknerals toformaresidue.
•Regmce loadsize _
•Add dissolved detergent totub •Rewash
•Mixi cup (240 iii) whitevinegarto igallon
(3.8L) w_water _plastic o_ntainer.
Soakitem.Rinseandre_ash.
•Imcr_se water t_ture
using hot test
water safeforfahric.
•Do not over lead washer.
•L_e liqulddet erger_or usencr_recipitat ing
warer coeditioner with nonphosphat e
gra_mrdeterg_t.
•Overloaden_washer.
•Re<gsc_ lead slze.
•RJi_se _n coldwat_r _d_ l_d
fabric
•Do not over lead washer.
•Rector@items fromw&_her
as sooi%as cycle
is completed.
•Usellquidfabricsoftener.
Yellowk_i1_p of
bodysoil _
•2_taticn ti_ tooshort.
•Wash water temperature
too low.
•Not enough detergent.
•Seek in detergent booster or product
contalnlng ep_y_.
•Washinhst water (120OF/49oc) usip_ full
permm_t
press cycle _Increasedetergent _
Pddbleachsafe for fabric.
•Or, treat w_th color rem_er.
•Washsynthetics frequent ] yusingwater at
least100OF(37oC) ardcorrectwater l evel.
Yellow orbrown
• I ton
or manganese
In water
supply,
water
pipes,
or water
heater.
•'[b r estore discolored
loadof w hites, use
rust r _ver safe f or fabric.
DO notusechlorine blea=htor_ove
rus_ staiu_. _t_,i_t_m_7
•Lgencrprecipitatingw_ter softenet _
•Before washlng, runhot water for a few
nmdt_s tocle_r lin_.
•Drain_ater heater_iceally.
•_brancrson_prabl_
,installa_iron filter
in your water supply syst_.
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