About the control settings
Important: Clean the lint filter each time you use the dryer.
Fabric Care/Temperature (on some models)
or PERMA PRESS
Automatic cycles automatically determine fabric dryness. Select LESS DRY if you want your clothes slightly
damp at the end of the drying cycle. Select MORE DRY if you want them to feel drier. Timed cycles run for a
— Close the dryer door. Select START. Opening the door during operation will stop the dryer. To
restart the dryer, close the door and select START to complete the cycle.
For regular to heavy cottons.
For synthetics, blends, delicates and items labeled permanent press.
On some models. For delicates, synthetics and items labeled tumble dry low.
For fluffing items without heat. Use the TIMED DRY cycle.
For cottons and most linens. For most loads, select OPTIMUM DRY (on some models) or select the
Preferred Regular Setting marked with an *.
For wrinkle-free, permanent press and delicate items, and knits.
For delicate items, special-care fabrics and knits.
Set the Cycle Selector at the desired drying time.
For leaving items partially damp.
For removing wrinkles from items that are clean and dry or that are very lightly damp.
For freshening or fluffing up already dry clothing, fabrics, linens and pillows. Use with FLUFF NO
HEAT. Provides 10 minutes of no heat tumbling.
(on some models)
Select the correct FABRIC CARE setting.
Match the particular color below the words
with the same color on the Cycle Dial.
Example: Drying a load of clothing labeled
Choose the FABRIC CARE setting—for
this load it would be the EASY CARE MED.
HEAT (which is a particular color).
Turn the Cycle Dial to the area that has
the same color as the FABRIC CARE
setting you have chosen—for this load it
would be the EASY CARE AUTOMATIC.