Download Table of Contents Print this page

Care And Cleaning; Care Of Drain Air Gap - Frigidaire Frididaire Use & Care Manual

Tower wash system


Table of Contents

Care and Cleaning

Allow heating element to cool
before cleaning the interior.
Failure to do so can result in
—Occasionally wipe with a mild
nonabrasive detergent and water. Rinse and dry.
—The inside of the dishwasher,
including the filter, is self-cleaning with normal
use. If needed, clean around the tub gasket area
with a damp cloth.
Heating element
Spray arm/tower assembly
Note: Hard water may cause lime deposit buildup
on the interior of the dishwasher. For cleaning
instructions see ''Removing Spots and Film''
Overfill Protector
from overfilling and is located in the left front
corner of the tub.
Clean occasionally
with household
cleaner containing
vinegar or
bleach to dissolve
any buildup.
Overfill Protector
should move up and
down freely about
one inch. If it does
not move, lift and clean underneath.
Burn Hazard
—keeps dishwasher

Care of Drain Air Gap

If a drain air gap was installed for your built-in
dishwasher, check to make sure it is clean so the
dishwasher will drain properly. A drain air gap is
usually mounted on countertop and can be
inspected by removing the cover. This is not part
of your dishwasher and is not covered by
Property Damage Hazard
Freezing temperatures may cause water lines to
rupture. Be sure all supply lines to and circulating
lines within dishwasher are protected.
Failure to do so could result in property damage.
A dishwasher left in an unheated place should
be protected from freezing. Have a qualified
person do the following:
To Disconnect Service:
1. Turn off electrical power to the dishwasher at
the supply source by removing fuses or
tripping circuit breaker.
2. Shut off water supply.
3. Place a pan under the inlet valve. Disconnect
water line from inlet valve and drain into pan.
4. Disconnect drain line from pump and drain
water into pan.
Note: See Installations Instructions for more
To Restore Service:
1. Reconnect the water, drain, and electrical
power supply.
2. Turn on water and electrical power supply.
3. Fill detergent cup(s) and run dishwasher
through a NORMAL cycle.
4. Check connections to make sure they do not
Note: See Installations Instructions for more

Hide quick links:


Table of Contents

This manual is also suitable for:


Table of Contents