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Washer/Dryer Safety - Kenmore 24-Inch Wide LAUNDRY CENTER Use And Care Manual

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Your safety and the safety of others are very important.
We have provided many important safety messages in this manual and on your appliance. Always read and obey all
safety messages.
This is the safety alert symbol.
This symbol alerts you to potential hazards that can kill or hurt you and others.
All safety messages will follow the safety alert symbol and either the word "DANGER" or
"WARNING." These words mean:
You can be killed or seriously injured if you don't
immediately follow instructions.
You can be killed or seriously injured if you don't
follow instructions.
All safety messages will tell you what the potential hazard is, tell you how to reduce the chance of injury, and tell you
what can happen if the instructions are not followed.
To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, or injury to persons when using the washer/dryer, follow
basic precautions, including the following:
Read all instructions
before using the washer/dryer.
Do not place items exposed to cooking oils in
your dryer. Items contaminated
with cooking oils
may contribute to a chemical reaction that could
cause a load to catch fire.
Do not wash or dry articles that have been previously
cleaned in, washed in, soaked in, or spotted with
gasoline, dry-cleaning solvents, other flammable,
or explosive substances as they give off vapors
that could ignite or explode.
Do not add gasoline, dry-cleaning solvents, or other
flammable, or explosive substances to the wash water.
These substances give off vapors that could ignite or
Do not allow children to play on or in the washer/dryer.
Close supervision of children is necessary when
the washer/dryer is used near children.
Before the washer/dryer is removed from service or dis-
carded, remove the doors to the washer/dryer compart-
Do not reach into the washer/dryer if the tub, agitator
or drum is moving.
Do not install or store the washer/dryer where it will be
exposed to the weather.
Do not tamper with controls.
Clean dryer lint screen before or after each load.
Under certain conditions,
hydrogen gas may be
produced in a hot water system that has not been
used for 2 weeks or more. HYDROGEN GAS IS
EXPLOSIVE. If the hot water system has not been
used for such a period, before using the washing
machine, turn on all hot water faucets and let the
water flow from each for several minutes. This will
release any accumulated
hydrogen gas. As the gas
is flammable, do not smoke or use an open flame
during this time.
Do not repair or replace any part of the washer/dryer
or attempt any servicing unless specifically recom-
mended in this Use and Care Guide or in published
user-repair instructions that you understand and have
the skills to carry out.
Do not use fabric softeners or products to eliminate
static unless recommended
by the manufacturer of
the fabric softener or product.
Do not use heat to dry articles containing foam rubber
or similarly textured rubber-like materials.
Keep area around the exhaust opening and adjacent
surrounding areas free from the accumulation of lint,
dust, and dirt.
• The interior of the machine and dryer exhaust vent
should be cleaned periodically by qualified service
See "Electrical Requirements" section for grounding


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