KitchenAid 8269909 Use & Care Manual
KitchenAid 8269909 Use & Care Manual

KitchenAid 8269909 Use & Care Manual

Kitchenaid appliances undercounter dishwasher use & care guide
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  • Page 1 LAVE-VAISSELLE ENCASTRE Au Canada, pour assistance compesez le 1-800-461-5681, pour install_ion ou service composez le 1-800-807-6777 ou visitez notre site web &... www.kitchenaid,comlcanada Table of Contents/Table des matieres ... FOR THE WAY IT'S MADE. e Model/Modble KUDS01FK 8269909...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    TABLE OF CONTENTS DISHWASHER SAFETY ... Before Using Your Dishwasher ... PARTS AND FEATURES ... START-UP GUIDE ... Using Your New Dishwasher ... DISHWASHER LOADING ... Loading Suggestions ... Loading the Top Rack ... Loading the Bottom Rack ... Loading the Silverware Basket ...
  • Page 3: 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 4: Before Using Your Dishwasher

    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...
  • Page 5: Parts And Features

    PARTS AND FEATURES 1. Upper spray 2. 2-Position top rack adjuster [two] 3. FLEXI-FOLD DOWN flexible tines 4. SATINGLIDF M upper rack track 5. Model and serial number label 6. Water inlet opening [in tub wall] 7. FLEXI-FLIP-AWAY tines 8. 4-way HYDRO SWEEP spray arm Model KUDSOIFK IIIF...
  • Page 6: Start-Up Guide

    If the door is opened during the cycle, the cycle and option lights will turn back on. Loading.") NOTE: If the dishwasher is not started before closing the door, the cycle and options will revert back to the last cycle and options completed.
  • Page 7: Loading The Top Rack

    The top rack is designed for cups, g_asses, and smaller items. Many items, up to 9 in (22 cm), fit in the top rack. (See recommended loading patterns shown.) NOTE: The features on your dishwasher drawings shown. 10 place setting 12place...
  • Page 8: Loading The Bottom Rack

    The bottom rack is designed for plates, pans, casseroles, and utensils. Many items, up to 13 in (33 cm) tall, fit in the bottom rack. (See recommended NOTE: The features on your dishwasher rack may vary from the drawings shown. items up to...
  • Page 9: Loading The Silverware Basket

    Make sure pot handles and other items do not stop rotation of the spray arm(s). The spray arm(s) must move freely. • Do not load items between the bottom rack and the side of the dishwasher tub. You can block the water inlet opening. CULINARY CADDY utensil basket Use the utensil basket to hold specialty cooking utensils (wooden spoons, spatulas, and similar items), or overflow silverware items.
  • Page 10: Dishwasher Use

    DISHWASHER Det_ rg(:.l _ )ispenser The detergent dispenser has 2 sections. The smaller Pre-Wash section empties detergent into the dishwasher when you close the door. 1. Cover latch 2. Main wash section 3. Pre-wash section 4. Cover...
  • Page 11: Rinse Aid Dispenser

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

    NOTES: Use both detergent • The sensor in your dishwasher monitors the soil level. Cycle dispenser time and/or water usage can vary from the numbers above as sections. the sensor adjusts the cycle for the best wash performance.
  • Page 13: Canceling A Cycle

    2. Open the door. If the detergent dispenser cover is still closed, add the item. 3. Close the door firmly until it latches. The dishwasher resumes the cycle after about a 5 second pause. You can customize your cycles by pressing an option. If you change your mind, press the option again to turn the option off.
  • Page 14: Status Indicators

    Press and hold Energy Saver Dry for 4 seconds. The light turns off, Delay Hours Select this option to run your dishwasher at a later time or during off-peak hours. You can add items to the load anytime during the delay countdown.
  • Page 15: Washing Special Items

    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 net use any type of cleanser other than...
  • Page 16: Drain Air Gap

    Check the drain air gap anytime your dishwasher draining well. Some state or local plumbing codes require the addition of a drain air gap between a built-in dishwasher and the home drain system. If a drain is clogged, the drain air gap protects your dishwasher from water backing up into it.
  • 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 fill. A booster pump on the water supply can be added if pressure is too low.
  • Page 18: Assistance Or Service

    Yellow Pages. For further assistance If you need further assistance, you can write to KitchenAid with any questions or concerns at: KitchenAid Brand Home Appliances Customer interaction Center 553 Benson Road Benton Harbor, MI 49022-2692 Please include a daytime phone number in your correspondence.
  • Page 19: Warranty

    Service must be provided by a KitchenAid designated service company. KitchenAid will not pay for: 1. Service calls to correct the installation of your dishwasher, to instruct you how to use your dishwasher, to replace house fuses or correct house wiring or plumbing. 2. Repairs when your dishwasher...
  • Page 20 Notes...
  • Page 21 As an ENERGY STAR_ partner, KitchenAid has determine_ that this product meets the ENERGY STAR" guidelines for energy efficier_y. A t_re de partenaire ENERGY STAR_, KitchenAid au Canada a dbtermine que ce produit sat_fa_ aux directives d'efficac_e energ_tique ENERGY STAR_.

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