Select this energy-saving option to dry without heat. Air drying is
useful when loads contain plastic dinnerware that may be
sensitive to high temperatures.
The dishes take longer to dry and some spotting can occur. For
best drying, use a liquid rinse aid. Some items (such as plastics)
may need towel drying.
NOTE: Quick Rinse automatically
uses this option. Air Dry is an
option with all other cycles.
Use the Lock to prevent unintended use of the dishwasher. You
can also use the control lock feature to prevent unintended cycle
or option changes during a cycle.
When LOCK ON is lit, all buttons are disabled.
The dishwasher door can be opened while the controls are
You can turn on the Lock while the dishwasher
To turn on the Lock
Press and hold
for 4 seconds. LOCK ON glows.
If you press any pad while your dishwasher is locked, the light
flashes 3 times.
To turn off the Lock
Press and hold AIR DRY for 4 seconds. The light turns off,
Select this option to run your dishwasher at a later time or during
To delay the start
1. Close the door.
Select a wash cycle and options.
Press DELAY HOURS 1 time for a 2-hour delay, 2 times for a
4-hour delay, or 3 times for a 6-hour delay.
ID •D ••
The number glows above Delay Hours. The dishwasher starts
the cycle in the selected number of hours.
4. Press START.
NOTE: To cancel the delay, press CANCEL/DRAIN
until all Delay
Hours lights are off.
Operate your dishwasher
only when you are at home.
If your home is equipped with a water softener, do not start
during the regeneration of the softener.
Cycle Status Indicators
Follow the progress of your dishwasher with the Cycle Status
HEATING glows, and the cycle progression pauses, whenever
water is heated during a cycle, Wash or rinse action continues as
the water heats.
If you select the Sani Rinse option, SANITIZED glows when the
Sani Rinse cycle is finished. If your dishwasher did not properly
sanitize your dishes, the light flashes at the end of the cycle. This
can happen if the cycle is interrupted.
The light goes off when
you open the door.
CLEAN glows when a cycle is finished. The light turns off when
you open the door or press CANCEL!DRAIN.
During drying, you can see steam escaping through the vent at
the upper left corner of the door. This is normal as the heat dries
IMPORTANT: The vapor is hot. Do not touch the vent
Overfill Protection Float
The overfill protection float (in the front right corner of the
dishwasher tub) keeps the dishwasher from overfilling. It must be
in place for the dishwasher to operate.
Check under the float for objects that may keep the protector
from moving up or down.