HOW TO LOAD YOUR WAS~R
This illustration, with clothes just
reaching the Clothes Retaining
Ring, shows a proper load. Clothes
have ample room to move because
they are not packed down, nor
wrapped around the agitator.
Clothes are loaded dry since wet
items are likely to pack down
which encourages overloading.
This size load requires a full
What is the best size load of
clothes—large, medium, or
small? Save time, energy and
detergent by avoiding extra use of
the washer. Try to wash a full load
of clothes. If you can it is better to
save clothes until you have a full
load. If you must wash smaller
detergent by adjusting the water
level for the size of the load. See
Add Items After the Washer Has Started
Turn off the washer by pushing in the Cycle Selector
Add any additional articles by submerging them next
to the agitator.
Special Recommendations for Washing Permanent Press If You Do Not Have a Dryer
If you are machine-washing permanent press clothes
that you plan to line dry or drip-dry, use extra care to
minimize wrinkling in the wash process:
Remove clothes promptly as soon as washer stops
Load clothes dry.
Take a properly sorted group of
clothes and drop them loosely in
the wash basket in this order:
Large items—like sheets. Do
not wrap around the agitator.
Medium size items—like
DO NOT OVERLOAD YOUR
Try to mix large and small items
in each machine load for better
spreads, mattress pads, etc.)
may experience oversudsing or
out of balance conditions.
NOTE: When washing stockings, panty hose and
other easily tangled items, always handle separately.
To minimize tangling, we recommend the use of a net
Be careful not to overload washer. Permanent press
clothes must have ample room to move freely. A
medium size permanent press load is the largest
that should be washed.
Use more water than you would for a regular load.
Use a medium water level for a small load. Use an
extra large water level for a medium load.