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Cleaning Your Washer - Kenmore 110.4756 Series Use & Care Manual

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Dispenser operation
Did you follow the manufacturer's
directions when adding
detergent and fabric softener to the dispensers?
Measure detergent and fabric softener. Slowly pour into the
dispensers. Wipe up all spills. Dilute fabric softener in the
fabric softener dispenser.
Did you put powdered or liquid color-safe bleach into the
liquid chlorine bleach dispenser (on some models)?
Add powdered or liquid color-safe bleach to the Main Wash
Do not use the chlorine bleach dispenser for
color-safe bleach.
Is the fabric softener dispenser clogged?
Clean the fabric softener dispenser. See "Washer Care" for
Are the laundry additives in the correct dispenser
Add the correct amounts of detergent, fabric softener or
liquid chlorine bleach to the correct compartments.
powdered or liquid color-safe bleach to the Main Wash
Is there water in the dispenser at the end of the cycle?
A small amount of water will remain in the dispenser
This is normal.
Washer odor
See "Cleaning
Your Washer."
Are you using HE detergent?
Use of non-HE detergent can cause a film residue which can
result in odor.
Did you leave the door open after use?
This washer has a tight seal to avoid water leaks. To avoid
odors leave the door open to allow the washer to dry
between uses.
Door won't unlock
Did all of the water drain out of the washer during the
Select RINSE/DRAIN & SPIN, and then select 2ND RINSE (to
turn off the rinse option) to remove any water remaining in the
washer. The washer door will unlock at the end of the drain.
Is the door locked and is the "Add a garment" light on?
Press STOP once. The door will unlock.
Washer won't run, fill, rinse or tumble; washer stops
Shock Hazard
Plug into a grounded
3 prong outlet.
Do not remove ground
Do not use an adapter.
Do not use an extension
Failure to follow
these instructions can result in death,
fire, or electrical
Is the power cord plugged into a grounded 3 prong
Plug power cord into a grounded 3 prong outlet.
Are you using an extension
Do not use an extension cord.
Has a household fuse blown, or has a circuit breaker
Replace the fuse, or reset the circuit breaker. If the problem
continues, call an electrician.
Are both the hot and cold water faucets turned on?
Turn on the water.
Is the water inlet hose kinked?
Straighten the hoses.
Are the water inlet valve screens clogged?
Turn off the water and remove inlet hoses from the washer.
Remove any accumulated
film or particles. Reinstall hoses,
turn on water and check for leaks.
Is the washer in a normal pause in the cycle?
The washer pauses for about 2 minutes during certain cycles.
Allow the cycle to continue. Some cycles feature periods of
tumbling and soak.
Is the washer overloaded?
Wash smaller loads.
Is the washer door firmly shut?
The door must be closed during operation.
Are the shipping
bolts removed?
All four shipping bolts must be removed for proper operation
of the washer.
Has a cycle been selected, but START has not been
selected and held for 1 second?
Press and hold START, for 1 second.
Was the door open after completion of last cycle?
The door must be opened and closed again to start a new

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