First Wash Cycle Without
Before washing clothes for the first time, choose the Normal/
Casual cycle and run it without clothes.
Use only HE High
Use 1/2the manufacturer's
amount for a medium sized load. This initial cycle serves to
ensure the interior is clean before washing clothes.
For All Wash Cycles
1. Load your Washer.
2. Close the door.
to the dispenser
Select the appropriate
cycle and options for the load (see
Press the Start/Pause
The Wash Indicator light will illuminate.
The estimated cycle time will appear in the display.
The time may fluctuate
to better indicate the time remaining
in the cycle.
NOTE: The actual time required for a cycle may differ from
time in the display depending
on the water
pressure, water temperature,
Before your washer starts to fill, it will make a series of
clicking noises to check the door lock and do a quick drain.
When the cycle is complete,
the Door Lock light will go out
and "End" will appear in the display.
DO NOT attempt
to open the door until the Door Lock light
is off. To add a forgotten
item, see "Adding
When your Washer is restarted
after a pause, expect a delay
of up to 15 seconds
before the cycle continues.
Pressing Power cancels the cycle and stops your washer.
The Wash, Rinse and Spin indicator lights will illuminate
during those portions
of the cycle.
Do not place anything on top of your washer while it
Your new washer has a dispenser
drawer with three separate
for your laundry additives--one
is for detergent,
one is for liquid chlorine bleach, and one is for liquid fabric
softener. Laundry additives
are diluted and dispensed
at the proper time during the wash cycle, making it
for you to return to the washer during the cycle to
It is normal for small amounts
of water to remain in the
when the wash cycle is complete.
Do not put laundry additives
directly into the wash tub. Always
use the proper dispensers
when adding laundry additives.
the Right Detergent
Use only High Efficiency detergents.
for this type
will be marked "HE" or "High Efficiency."
system, along with less water, will create too much sudsing
with a regular non-HE detergent.
Using regular detergent
likely result in washer errors, longer cycle times and reduced
It may also result in component
mold or mildew. HE detergents
are made to
produce the right amount
of suds for the best performance.
Follow the manufacturer's
instructions to determine the amount
Use only HE High Efficiency detergent.