. Dishwasher Safe?
Always check manufacturer's
before washing. Plastic
items may vary in their ability
to withstand high temperatures
detergents. It is recommended
items such as lids and
butter dishes be placed in the upper rack only. Sturdy items such as
coolers and high-chair trays may be placed in the lower rack. When
washing plastic items in the lower rack, it is recommended
not to use the
Heated Dry option.
Run a rinse cycle if not washing immediately.
Prolonged contact with
salt, vinegar, milk products, or fruit juice can damage
Sterling Silver or Silver Plate
Run a rinse cycle if not washing immediately. Prolonged contact with
salt, acid, or sulfide (eggs, mayonnaise, and seafood)
can damage finish.
Wash by hand. Always check manufacturer's
washing. Untreated wood can warp, crack, or lose its finish.
Large Casserole Section
There may be certain casserole dishes that may not fit in front of the
Turbo7one _ feature (on some models) in the back of the lower dish rack.
Adjust the tines as necessary to load the large dishes.
Cleaning the exterior
Cleaning the interior
In most cases, regular use of a soft, damp cloth or sponge and a mild detergent is all
that is necessary to keep the outside of your dishwasher looking nice and clean. If
your dishwasher has a stainless steel exterior, a stainless steel cleaner is
Hard water minerals can cause a white film to build up on the inside surfaces,
especially just beneath the door area.
Do not clean the dishwasher interior until it has cooled. You may want to wear rubber
gloves. Do not use any type of cleanser other than dishwasher detergent
may cause foaming or sudsing.
To clean interior
Make a paste with powdered
dishwasher detergent on a damp sponge and clean.
Use liquid automatic
and clean with a damp sponge.
See the vinegar rinse procedure in "Spotting
and filming on dishes" in
NOTE: Run a normal cycle with dishwasher detergent after cleaning the interior.