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Safety Important Safety Instructions Please read all safety instructions before using your new Electrolux dishwasher. • Do not wash plastic items unless marked • Read all instructions before using your “dishwasher safe” or the equivalent. Check dishwasher. with manufacturer for recommendations, if not •...
Feature Overview HOW YOUR DISHWASHER CLEANS Next, the dishwasher fills with water covering the Your dishwasher cleans by spraying a mixture of hot water and detergent through the spray arms filter area. Water is then pumped through the filter and spray arms. Soil particles go down the drain as against soiled surfaces.
Operating Instructions GETTING STARTED Appearance may vary from your model NORMAL OPERATING To run your dishwasher, follow these basic steps: SOUNDS 1 Load dishwasher. (See Preparing and Loading Dishes, pages 9-11.) Your dishwasher uses energy efficient motors for 2 Add detergent. (See Dishwasher Dispenser & the wash and drain portions of the cycle you select.
Operating Instructions WASH CYCLE SELECTIONS Heavy For pots, pans, casserole dishes and dinnerware with dried-on or baked-on soils. Water usage is 9.8 gallons. Wash time is approximately 134 mins. Cycle times are approximate and vary by options selected. Hot water is necessary to activate dishwasher detergent and melt fatty food soils.
Operating Instructions Stemware Sanitize For lightly soiled China and Crystal. Water usage is To sanitize your dishes and glassware, select the 7.2 gallons. Wash time is approximately 87 mins. SANITIZE option. When selected, the light surrounding the pad will remain lit until the START/ CANCEL pad is pressed or the door is closed.
‘Er’. On units without a display, all indicator lights will flash. If one of these codes are displayed contact the 1-800-944- Electrolux Customer Care Center at 9044 . They will be able to provide assistance in troubleshooting the problem and/or locating an...
Preparing & Loading Dishes DISH PREPARATION LOADING THE TOP RACK Scrape away large pieces of food, bone, pits, The top rack is designed for flexibility in loading a toothpicks, etc. The wash system will remove wide variety of items including cups, glasses, remaining food particles.
Preparing & Loading Dishes NOTE Features in your dishwasher’s model may vary in appearance from illustrations in this manual. LOADING THE BOTTOM RACK The bottom rack is designed for plates, saucers, bowls, and cookware. •Large items should be placed along the edge so they do not block the middle spray arm rotation.
Preparing & Loading Dishes LOADING THE SILVERWARE BASKET TO AVOID CUT INJURY: Load sharp items (knives, skewers, etc.) pointing down. Failure to do so may result in injury. Load the silverware basket while it is in the bottom rack or take the basket out for loading on a counter or table.
Dishwasher Dispenser & Detergents FILLING THE DETERGENT HOW MUCH DETERGENT TO DISPENSER The detergent dispenser has one main wash and The amount of detergent to use depends on the one pre wash cup. The covered cups open water hardness. Water hardness is measured in automatically to release detergent.
Dishwasher Dispenser & Detergents DETERGENT USAGE GUIDE Refer to the following table for recommended detergent usage. Soft Water Medium Hard Hard Water Very Hard Water* Cycle (0-3 Grains) Water(4-8 (9-12 Grains) (Over 12 Grains) G r a i n s ) Heavy, Auto 2 Teaspoons 5 Teaspoons...
Dishwasher Dispenser & Detergents RINSE AID Rinse aid greatly improves drying and reduces To add liquid rinse aid: water spots and filming. It causes the water to 1 Turn dispenser cap 1/4 turn counterclockwise “sheet” off of dishes rather than form water and lift out.
Factors Affecting Performance WATER PRESSURE WATER TEMPERATURE The hot water line to dishwasher must provide Hot water is needed for best dishwashing and water pressure between 20 and 120 pounds per drying results. Water entering the dishwasher square inch (psi). should be at least 120°F (49°C) to give satisfactory results.
Care & Cleaning IMPORTANT OUTSIDE Read before operating your dishwasher! Occasionally wipe the outside surfaces of your Care of Glass Trap Filter dishwasher with a mild nonabrasive detergent and water. Rinse and dry. Your dishwasher is equipped with a state of the art wash system.
Care & Cleaning Care of Drain Air Gap WINTERIZING If a drain air gap was installed for your built-in A dishwasher left in an unheated place should be dishwasher, check to make sure it is clean so the protected from freezing. Have a qualified person do dishwasher will drain properly.
Solutions to Common Problems IMPORTANT DISHES NOT DRY Before calling for service, review this list. It may save you both time and expense. This list includes common experiences that are not the • Make sure the rinse aid dispenser is filled. result of defective workmanship or material in •...
Solutions to Common Problems DISHWARE STAINED OR GLASSWARE / FLATWARE DISCOLORED SPOTTED OR CLOUDY • Tea and coffee can stain cups. Remove the • Check water hardness. For extremely hard stains by hand washing in a solution of 1/2 water, it may be necessary to install a water cup (120 ml) bleach and one quart (1 L) of softener.
Solutions to Common Problems DISHWASHER LEAKS DISHWASHER WON’T RUN • Use only fresh detergent designed for • Check to see if circuit breaker is tripped or if automatic dishwashers. Measure detergent a fuse is blown. carefully. Try a different brand. •...
Solutions to Common Problems REMOVING SPOTS AND FILM CYCLE TAKES A LONG TIME Hard water can cause lime deposit buildup on the • Check to see if cycle is in a water heating interior of the dishwasher. Dishes and glasses may delay.
Warranty Information Your appliance is covered by a one year limited warranty. For one year from your original date of purchase, Electrolux will repair or replace any parts of this appliance that prove to be defective in materials or workmanship when such appliance is installed, used, and maintained in accordance with the provided instructions.