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Kenmore 60102 Use & Care Manual page 12

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If you experience
Cycle time too short
Lint on load
Stains on load or drum
Loads are wrinkled
Load is too hot
Possible Causes
Automatic cycle ending early.
Lint screen clogged.
Dryer fabric softener not properly
The load was not removed from dryer
at the end of the cycle.
Dryer tightly packed.
You have recently been painting,
staining, or varnishing in the area
where your dryer is located.
The electric dryer is being used for
the first time.
Laundry items werer removed from
the dryer before the end of the
A high temperature cycle was used
or the Dry Temp was set on high.
The load may not be contacting the sensor strips. Level the dryer.
Use Timed Dry for very small loads. Change the dry level
setting on Auto Moisture Sensing™/Auto Dry cycles.
Increasing or decreasing the dry level setting will change the
amount of drying time in a cycle.
Lint screen should be cleaned before each load.
Add dryer fabric softener sheets at the beginning of the cycle.
Fabric softener sheets added to a partially dried load can stain
your garments.
Drum stains are caused by dyes in clothing (usually blue jeans).
These will not transfer to other clothing.
Select Wrinkle Guard
option to tumble the load without heat
to avoid wrinkling.
Dry smaller loads that can tumble freely reduce wrinkles from
If so, ventilate the area. When the odors or fumes are gone from
the area, rewash and dry the clothing.
The new electric heating element may have an odor. The odor
will be gone after the first cycle.
Allow Cool Down to finish before removing laundry from dryer.
All cycles are cooled slowly to reduced wrinkling and make it
easier to handle. Items removed before Cool Down may feel
very warm.
Select a lower temperature, and use an automatic drying cycle.
These cycles sense the temperature or the moisture level in the
load and shut off when the load reaches the selected dryness.
This reduces overdrying.

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