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Kenmore 665.16652 Use & Care Manual

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665.16652, 665.16654, 665.16659
Sears Roebuck and Co., Hoffman Estates, IL 60179 U.S.A.
Sears Canada, Inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 2B8



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  • Page 1 ® Dishwasher Lavavajillas Lave-vaisselle Models/Modelos/Mod_les 665.16652, 665.16654, 665.16659 Sears Roebuck and Co., Hoffman Estates, IL 60179 U.S.A. 3384416 Sears Canada, Inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 2B8
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Sears appliance_ and having the pads, tools, and equipment to ensure that we meet our pledge to you..."We Service What We Sell." Maintain the value of your KENMORE _' Dishwasher with a Sears Maintenance Agreement. Sears dishwashers are designed, manufactured, and tested for years of dependable operation.
  • Page 3: Warranty

    AGAINST TUB AND INNER DOOR PANEL For the life of the dishwasher, if a leak should occur as a result of failure of the polypropylene tub or inner door panel due to cracking, chipping or peeling, Sears will replace free of charge the tub or inner door panel.
  • Page 4: Dishwasher Safety

    Use the dishwasher only for its intended function. • Use only detergents or rinse agents recommended for use in a dishwasher, and keep them out of the reach of children, • When loading items to be washed: 1) Locate sharp items so that they are not likely to damage the door seal;...
  • Page 5: Before Using

    Do not modify the plug provided with the dishwasher; if it will not fit the outlet, have a proper outlet installed by a qualified electrician. For a permanently connected dishwasher: The dishwasher must be connected to a...
  • Page 6: Partsandfeatures

    PARTSANDFEATURES 1. Upper level wash 2. Top rack 3. Bottom reck 4. Lower spray arm 5. Water inlet opening [in tub wall] Control Panel CYCLES ®®®®®o 6. Rack bumper 7. Heating element 8. Vent 9. Top spray arm 10. ULTRA FLOW water feed tube OPTIONS 11.
  • Page 7: Soil Removalsystem

    Hot water fills the dishwasher to a level near the bottom of the overfill protection float. 3. The Heating indicator glows and the dishwasher pauses while the water is heated.
  • Page 8: Dishwasher Loading

    ,_ _i _ Remove leftover food, bones, toothpicks items from the dishes. It is not necessary to rinse the dishes before putting them in the dishwasher. The wash module removes food particles from the water. The module contains a chopping device which will reduce the size of food items.
  • Page 9: Loading The Bottom Rack

    (See recommended loading patterns shown.) NOTE: The features on your dishwasher drawings shown. 10 place setting Do not load glasses, cups, or plastic items in the bottom rack.
  • Page 10: Dishwasher Use

    DISHWASHER USE ©etefgent D spenser The detergent dispenser has 2 sections. The Pre-Wash section empties detergent into the dishwasher when you close the door. 1. Cover 2. Main wash section 3. Cover latch 4. Pre-wash section (Do not use this section with the Normal Wash cycle.)
  • Page 11: Rinse Aid Dispenser

    120°F (49°C) as it enters the dishwasher. Loads may not wash as well if the water temperature To check water temperature 1. Run hot water at the faucet closest to your dishwasher for at least 1 minute. 2. Place a candy or meat thermometer cup.
  • Page 12: Control Panel

    The cooler the water, the longer the cycle time. If the water is already hot enough, the cycle time will be as shown.
  • Page 13: Canceling A Cycle

    You can press Cancel/Drain again to stop the drain immediately. Remember to drain the dishwasher before starting a new cycle. NOTE: A small amount of water remains in the dishwasher. This is normal. To clear the indicators Press Cancel/Drain before starting the dishwasher options and cycles.
  • Page 14: Drying System

    Bottles and Cans Cast Iron China/ Stoneware Drying System The vapor is hot. Do not touch the vent tub) keeps the dishwasher from overfilling. It must b_ to operate. ITEMS to see if it is dishwasher safe. Dishwasher Safe?/Comments High water temperature and detergents can affect finish of anodized aluminum.
  • Page 15: Dishwasher Care

    Hard water minerals can cause a white film to build up on the inside surfaces, especially just beneath the door area. Do not clean the dishwasher interior until it has cooled. Wear rubber gloves. Do not use any type of cleanser other than dishwasher detergent because it may cause foaming or sudsing.
  • Page 16: Drain Air Gap

    Protect your dishwasher and home against water damage due to freezing water lines. If your dishwasher is left in a seasonal dwelling or could be exposed to near freezing temperatures, have your dishwasher winterized by authorized service personnel.
  • Page 17 Is the home water pressure high enough for proper dishwasher filling? Home water pressure should be 20 to 120 psi (138 to 828 kPa) for proper dishwasher booster pump on the water supply can be added if pressure is too low.
  • Page 18 Dishes are damaged during a cycle • Chipping of dishes Did you load the dishwasher properly? Load the dishes and glasses so they are stable and do not strike together from washing action. Minimize chipping by moving the rack in and out slowly.
  • Page 19 Notes...
  • Page 20 For repair of major brand appliances in your own home... no matter who made it, no matter who sold it! 1-8004"MY-HOME To bring in products such as vacuums, lawn equipment and electronics for repair, call for the location of your nearest Sears Parts & Repair Center 1-800488-1222 For the replacement parts, accessories and owner's manuals that you need to do-it-yourself, call Sears _r_!

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