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Congratulations! You Are Now Part of the GE Family. Welcome to the GE family. We’re proud of our quality products and we are committed to providing dependable service. You’ll see it in this easy-to-use Owner’s Manual and you’ll hear it in the friendly voices of our customer service department.
GE & You, A Service Partnership. Ask any GE appliance owner and they will tell you we stand behind our products with unmatched quality service. However, did you know that most questions result from simple problems that you can easily fix yourself in just a few minutes? This Owner’s Manual can tell you how.
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, explosion, electric shock, or to prevent property damage, personal injury, or loss of life. WATER HEATER SAFETY Under certain conditions hydrogen gas may be produced in a water heater that has not been used for two weeks or...
Installation Instructions before it is used. If you did not receive an Installation Instructions sheet with your dishwasher, you can receive one by calling us toll-free at the GE Answer Center Connect to a grounded metal, permanent wiring system;...
Do not tamper with controls. Do not abuse, sit on, or stand on the door or dish rack of the dishwasher. Do not discard a dishwasher without first removing the door of the washing compartment. Do not store or use...
Cascade® Automatic Dishwashing Detergent has been approved for use in all GE dishwashers. Locate sharp items so that they are not likely to damage the door seal. Load sharp knives with the handles up to reduce the risk of cut-type injuries.
About the dishwasher control panel. You can locate your model number on the tub wall just inside the door. Throughout this manual, features and appearance may vary from your model. LOAD SELECTIONS POTS LIGHT NORMAL WASH & PANS Control Settings Load Selections The light above the selected pad will be ON to indicate which LOAD SELECTION has been selected.
Children cannot accidentally start dishwasher by touching pads with this option selected. To unlock the dishwasher after it has been locked, touch the LOCK pad twice within 3 seconds. The light above the LOCK pad will turn off. DELAY START You can delay the start of a wash cycle for up to 8 hours. Press the DELAY START pad to choose the number of hours you want to delay the start of the cycle.
NORMAL PLUS A BEEPING SOUND What To Do Allow the dishwasher to drain and reset before you start a new wash cycle. Press the START/RESET pad to turn off the beeper. If the CLEAN light continues to flash, call for service.
About the dishwasher cycle sequence. You can locate your model number on the tub wall just inside the door. Throughout this manual, features and appearance may vary from your model. Cycle Sequence Water Cycles (approx.) (approx.) POTS & PANS 11.5 gal.
The door must be closed and locked into place to select a LOAD SELECTION or an OPTION . If the door is opened during a cycle and left open, the dishwasher will beep once every minute until the door is closed and latched into place.
Proper Use of Detergent Use only detergent specifically made for use in dishwashers. Cascade® Automatic Dishwashing Detergent has been approved for use in all GE dishwashers. Keep your detergent fresh and dry. Don’t put detergent into the dispenser until you’re ready to wash dishes.
The upper rack is for glasses, cups and saucers. Cups and glasses fit best along the sides. This is also a secure place for dishwasher-safe plastics. The cup shelf (on some models) may be placed in the up or down position to add flexibility.
Lower Rack When loading the lower rack, do not load large platters or trays in the front right corner. They may prevent detergent from circulating during the wash cycle. The lower rack is best used for plates, saucers, and cookware. Large items such as broiler pans and racks should go along the right-hand side.
Loading 10 place settings… Follow these guidelines for loading 10 place settings. Features and appearance of racks and silverware baskets may vary from your model. Upper Rack—10 place settings Lower Rack—10 place settings...
Color panels— Replacement door panels and lower access panels are available in the following colors: NOTE: The GPF100 dishwasher door spring kit is included with the stainless steel color panel kit and must be installed with it (GPF400S). Wood panel trim kit— This accessory contains trim and instructions for you to supply and install a 1⁄4 thick decorative wood door and...
The Stainless Steel Panels The stainless steel panels can be cleaned with Stainless Steel Magic or a similar product using a clean, soft cloth. You can order Stainless Steel Magic # WX10X15 through GE Parts by calling 800-626-2002. Protect Against Freezing...
Dishwasher has not been • used on a regular basis. If you do not use your dishwasher often, set it to fill and pump out once every week. This will help keep the seal moist and the garbage disposer clear.
Cascade® Automatic Dishwashing Detergent has been approved for use in all GE dishwashers. To remove suds from the tub, • open the dishwasher and let suds dissipate. Add 1 gallon of cold water to the tub. Close the door until it locks into place.
1 Remove all metal utensils from the dishwasher. 2 Do not add detergent. 3 Select the longest cycle. 4 Start the dishwasher and allow to run for 18 to 22 minutes. Dishwasher will now be in the main wash. 5 Open the door and pour...
Wear rubber gloves. Do not use any type of cleanser other than dishwasher detergent because it may cause foaming or sudsing. Cascade® Automatic Dishwashing Detergent has been approved for use in all GE dishwashers.
Rinse agent dispenser is empty Control panel Door latch may not be responded to inputs properly seated but dishwasher never filled with water Dishwasher won’t run Fuse is blown, or the circuit breaker tripped Steam This is normal What To Do Make sure inlet water •...
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After mailing the registration below, store this document in a safe place. It contains information you will need should you require service. Our service number is 800 GE CARES (800-432-2737). Model Number Mrs. Miss Last Name E-mail Address Phone...
, if it fails to contain water The PermaTuf due to a defect in materials or workmanship. During this full warranty, GE will also provide, free of charge, all labor and in-home service to replace the defective part. Damage to the product caused by accident, fire, floods or acts of God.
Service Satisfaction If you are not satisfied with the service you receive from GE, follow these steps. First, contact the people who serviced your appliance. Next, if you are still not pleased, write all the details—including your phone number—to: Manager, Customer Relations, GE Appliances,...