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Cleaning The Dryer Interior; Removing Accumulated Lint; Vacation And Moving Care - Whirlpool Duet Sport WED8300SW Manual

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CLEANING THE DRYER INTERIOR

To clean dryer drum
1. Make a paste with powdered laundry de-
tergent and very warm water.
2. Apply paste to a soft cloth.
OR
Apply a liquid, nonflammable household
cleaner to the stained area and rub with a
soft cloth until all excess dye and stains are
removed.
3. Wipe drum thoroughly with a damp cloth.
4. Tumble a load of clean cloths or towels to
dry drum.
NOTE: Garments which contain unstable dyes,
such as denim blue jeans or brightly colored
cotton items, may discolor the dryer interior.
These stains are not harmful to your dryer
and will not stain future loads of clothes. Dry
unstable dye items inside out to prevent dye
transfer.

REMOVING ACCUMULATED LINT

From Inside the Dryer Cabinet
Lint should be removed every 2 years, or more
often, depending on dryer usage. Cleaning
should be done by a qualified person.
From the Exhaust Vent
Lint should be removed every 2 years, or more
often, depending on dryer usage.

VACATION AND MOVING CARE

Vacation care
Operate your dryer only when you are at home.
If you will be on vacation or not using your dryer
for an extended period of time, you should:
1. Unplug dryer or disconnect power.
2. Close shutoff valve in gas supply line.
3. Clean lint screen. See "Cleaning the Lint
Screen."
Moving care
For power supply cord-connected dryers:
1. Unplug the power supply cord.
2. Close shutoff valve in gas supply line.
3. Disconnect gas supply line pipe and remove
fittings attached to dryer pipe.
4. Cap the open fuel supply line.
5. Make sure leveling legs are secure in dryer
base.
6. Use masking tape to secure dryer door.
Electrical Shock Hazard
Disconnect power before servicing.
Replace all parts and panels before
operating.
Failure to do so can result in death or
electrical shock.
For direct-wired dryers:
1. Disconnect power.
2. Disconnect wiring.
3. Make sure leveling legs are secure in dryer
base.
4. Use masking tape to secure dryer door.
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