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GE Profile DPSB513 Owner's Manual

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Safety Instructions
. . . . . . . . 3–5
Operating Instructions
Control Panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
Controls Features . . . . . . . . . . .10
Cycle Options . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11
Cycle Status . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .12
Dryer Features . . . . . . . . . . . .8–13
Drying Cycles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .8
Dryness Levels . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .9
Heat Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .9
Loading and Using the Dryer . . .15
One Touch Cycles . . . . . . . . . .6, 7
Reversing the Door . . . . . . . . . .14
Timed Dry Cycles . . . . . . . . . . . .9
Venting the Dryer . . . . . . . . . . .16
Troubleshooting Tips
. . . . .17–19
Consumer Support
Consumer Support . . . Back Cover
Product Registration . . . . . . 21, 22
Warranty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23
Write the model and serial
numbers here:
Model # ______________
Serial # ______________
They are on the label on the
front of the dryer behind
the door.
500A277P038 175D1807P356 49-90094 07-01 JR
Owner's Manual



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  • Page 1 Warranty ....23 Write the model and serial numbers here: Model # ______________ Serial # ______________ They are on the label on the front of the dryer behind the door. 500A277P038 175D1807P356 49-90094 07-01 JR Owner’s Manual DPSB513 DPSB519...
  • Page 2: Important Safety Information

    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. Do not store or use gasoline or other flammable vapors and liquids in the vicinity of this or any other appliance.
  • 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, you can receive one by visiting, or by calling 800.GE.CARES (800.432.2737). Properly ground dryer to conform with all governing codes and ordinances.
  • Page 4 IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION. READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USING. WARNING! YOUR LAUNDRY AREA Keep the area underneath and around your appliances free of combustible materials (lint, paper, rags, etc.), gasoline, chemicals, and other flammable vapors and liquids. Keep the floor around your appliances clean and dry to reduce the possibility of slipping.
  • Page 5: Save These Instructions

    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. 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: Quick Start Guide

    Dryer control panel. You can locate your model number on the label on the front of the dryer, behind the door. Model DPSB513 Model DPSB519 NOTE: Any time you make a selection that is incompatible with the chosen dry cycle, the dryer will beep twice.
  • Page 7 selections. OUCH cycles use the Sensor Dry Plus feature, which continuously monitors the amount of OUCH moisture in the load and stops the dryer when the clothes are dry. PRESS... AUTOMATICALLY SELECTS... For cottons and most linens. For loads consisting of cottons and poly-blends.
  • Page 8: Drying Cycles

    About drying cycles. DRYEL This feature is designed for use with the DRYEL See product package for directions. For questions or issues related to the use and performance of DRYEL 1-800-214-8913, or visit the DRYEL DEWRINKLE RINKLE Use this feature to remove wrinkles from items that are dry or slightly damp. AIR DRY Use this feature to tumble items without heat.
  • Page 9: Dryness Levels

    About dryness levels. MORE DRY Use for heavy-duty fabrics. Use for a normal dryness level suitable for most loads. This is the preferred cycle for energy saving. LESS DRY Use for lighter fabrics. DAMP For leaving items partially damp. About timed dry cycles. To use TIMED DRY: 1.
  • Page 10: Controls Features

    About controls features. START Press twice to select the last cycle you used and start the dryer. If you have selected a new cycle, press once to start the cycle. If the dryer is running, press once to interrupt the cycle; press again to continue the cycle.
  • Page 11: Cycle Options

    About cycle options. NOTE: Not all features are available on all dryer models. SIGNAL Alerts you that the cycle is complete. The beeper will continue to sound every two minutes for the next 6 minutes, until the clothes are removed. The clothes should be removed when the beeper goes off so wrinkles won’t set in.
  • Page 12: Cycle Status

    About cycle status. These cycle status indicator lights display what part of the cycle the dryer is in and remind you to clean the lint filter. SensorDry Plus This light comes on when a O TIMED DRY This light comes on when AIR DRY, DEWRINKLE, DRYEL (on some models) or TIMED DRY is selected.
  • Page 13 About dryer features. Drum Lamp Before replacing the light bulb, be sure to unplug the dryer power cord or disconnect the dryer at the household distribution panel by removing the fuse or switching off the Drying Rack–on some models A handy drying rack may be used for drying delicate items such as washable sweaters.
  • Page 14: Reversing The Door

    About reversing the door. Reversing the Door Tools needed: 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 15: Loading And Using The Dryer

    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. Care and Cleaning of the Dryer The Exterior: Wipe or dust any spills or washing compounds with a damp cloth.
  • Page 16: 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. Use only rigid metal or flexible metal 4 diameter ductwork inside the dryer cabinet or for exhausting to the outside.
  • Page 17: Troubleshooting Tips

    Before you call for service… Troubleshooting Tips Save time and money! Review the charts on the following pages, or visit 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 18: Before You Call For Service

    Before you call for service… OPERATION Possible Causes The DRY dryness level Load consists of a mixture was chosen but load is of heavy and light fabrics still damp Exhaust system is blocked Cannot make a The DRYNESS LEVEL, HEAT selection and the SETTING or OPTION that dryer beeps twice...
  • Page 19 • 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 setting to LESS DRY or DAMP .
  • Page 20 Notes.
  • Page 21 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 22: Serial Number

    Month * Please provide your e-mail address to receive, via e-mail, discounts, special offers and other important communications from GE Appliances (GEA). Check here if you do not want to receive communications from GEA’s carefully selected partners. General Electric Company Louisville, Kentucky
  • Page 23: Warranty

    Any part of the dryer which fails due to a defect in materials or workmanship. During this full From the date of the one-year warranty, GE will also provide, free of charge, all labor and in-home service to replace original purchase the defective part.
  • Page 24: Product Registration

    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...

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