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GE 450 Owner's Manual

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Safety Information
Operating Instructions
Troubleshooting Tips
Consumer Support
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numbers here:
Model # ______________
Serial # ________________
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175D1807P537
Owner's Manual
Model: Type 450
49-90269 12-05 JR

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  • Page 1 Safety Information Operating Instructions Troubleshooting Tips Consumer Support Write the model and serial numbers here: Model # ______________ Serial # ________________ Owner’s Manual Model: Type 450 175D1807P537 49-90269 12-05 JR...
  • Page 2: For Your Safety

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION. READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USING. WARNING! For your safety, the information in this manual must be followed to minimize the risk of fire or explosion, electric shock, or to prevent property damage, personal injury, or death. Installation and service must be performed by a qualified installer, service agency or the gas supplier.
  • Page 3: Proper Installation

    This dryer must be properly installed and located in accordance with the Installation Instructions before it is used. If you did not receive an Installation Instructions sheet, visit our Website at: ge.com. s Properly ground dryer to conform with all governing codes and ordinances.
  • Page 4 IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION. READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USING. WARNING! WHEN USING YOUR DRYER s Never reach into the dryer while the drum is moving. Before loading, unloading or adding clothes, wait until the drum has completely stopped. s Clean the lint filter before each load to prevent lint accumulation inside the dryer or in the room.
  • Page 5 s Never attempt to operate this appliance if it is damaged, malfunctioning, partially disassembled, or has missing or broken parts, including a damaged cord or plug. s The interior of the machine and the exhaust duct connection inside the dryer should be cleaned at least once a year by a qualified technician.
  • Page 6: About The Control Panel

    Braille overlays for the washer and dryer control panels Braille Reference Keys that explain the operation of the washer and dryer Use and Care Audio Tape Order publication number 14-D242, available from your GE supplier. Quick Start Guide • Select dry cycle •...
  • Page 7 Clothes Care Selection For cottons and most linens. For loads consisting of cottons and poly-blends. For wrinkle-free and permanent press items. For knits and sweaters with fabric care labels that say “Machine Dry.” For lingerie and special care fabrics. For tumbling items without heat. Heat Settings For regular to heavy cottons.
  • Page 8: About Reversing The Door

    About reversing the door. Reversing the Door Tools needed: s Standard #2 Phillips screwdriver Open the door and remove the filler plugs opposite the hinges. With the door completely open, remove the bottom screw from each hinge on the dryer face. Insert these screws about half way into the TOP holes, for each hinge, on the opposite side (where you removed the filler plugs).
  • Page 9: Fabric Care Labels

    Do not add fabric softener sheets once the load has become warm. They may cause fabric softener stains. Bounce ® Fabric Conditioner Dryer Sheets have been approved for use in all GE Dryers when used in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions. Do not overload. This wastes energy and causes wrinkling.
  • Page 10: Venting The Dryer

    Venting the dryer. For the best drying performance the dryer needs to be properly vented. The dryer will use more energy and run longer if it is not vented to the below specifications. Carefully follow the details on Exhausting in the Installation Instructions. s Use only rigid metal 4″...
  • Page 11: Operation

    Before you call for service… Troubleshooting Tips Save time and money! Review the charts on the following pages first and you may not need to call for service. OPERATION Possible Causes Control pads not Controls accidentally put in responding service mode Dryer doesn’t start Control panel is “asleep”...
  • Page 12 • Try a fabric softener. • Bounce ® Fabric Conditioner Dryer Sheets have been approved for use in all GE Dryers when used in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions. • Try a fabric softener. • Adjust controls for less drying.
  • Page 13 You can rest easy, knowing that all your valuable household products are protected against expensive repairs. Place your confidence in GE and call us in the U.S. toll-free at for more information. *All brands covered, up to 20 years old, in the continental U.S.
  • Page 14: Serial Number

    Check here if you do not want to receive communications from GEA’s carefully selected partners. FAILURE TO COMPLETE AND RETURN THIS CARD DOES NOT DIMINISH YOUR WARRANTY RIGHTS. For information about GEA’s privacy and data usage policy, go to ge.com and click on “Privacy Policy” or call 800.626.2224. Read your Owner’s Manual carefully.
  • Page 15: What Is Not Covered

    This warranty is extended to the original purchaser and any succeeding owner for products purchased for commercial use within the USA. If the product is located in an area where service by a GE Authorized Servicer is not available, you may be responsible for a trip charge or you may be required to bring the product to an Authorized GE Service location for service.
  • Page 16: Consumer Support

    Caution must be exercised, since improper servicing may cause unsafe operation. Contact Us If you are not satisfied with the service you receive from GE, contact us on our Website with all the details including your phone number, or write to: General Manager, Customer Relations Register Your Appliance Register your new appliance on-line—at your convenience! Timely product registration will allow for...