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GE DDE7200S Use And Care Manual

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Operating Instructions, Tips
Automatic Drying ...........................................8
Cycle SeHings.................................................7
Drying Selections Guide...............................8
End Cycle Signal.........................................7, 8
Energy-Saving Tips ........................................5
Fabric and Drying Selections . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Knits Drying Tips.....................................8, 14
Lint Filter ....................................................7, 11
Loading . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7,9
Operating the Dryer..................................6-8
Timed Drying ...................................................8

Care and Cleaning

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Dryer Exhaust . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Drum . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Exterior . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Lint Filter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Storing the Dryer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
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Dryer
Problem Solver.......................l3-l5
More questions ?...call
Preparation
Reversing Door.....................,....................... 12
Consumer Services...................l9
Appliance Registration .................................2
Important Phone Numbers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
Model and Serial Numbers ..........................2

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  Summary of Contents for GE DDE7200S

  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    Dryer Problem Solver.......l3-l5 More questions ?...call GE Answer Center” 800.626.2000 Operating Instructions, Tips Automatic Drying ...........8 Preparation Cycle SeHings..........7 Reversing Door.....,....... 12 Drying Selections Guide.......8 End Cycle Signal.........7, 8 Energy-Saving Tips ........5 Fabric and Drying Selections ....10 Consumer Services....l9...
  • Page 2: Help Us Help You

    Para obtener la versi6n en Serial Number version of this book, call these numbers in any GE Answer Centerc] GE Answer Center@, servicio de correspondence or service calls 800.626.2000 concerning your dryer. consumer information service. WANING: For your safety the information in this manual must be followed to minimize the risk of fire or explosion or to prevent property damage, personal injury or loss of life.
  • Page 3 If you did not receive an Installation Instructions sheet with your dryer, you can obtain similar materials (such as padded bras, tennis one by calling, toll free, the GE Answer Centerm, shoes, galoshes, bath mats, rugs, bibs, baby pants, 800,626.2000.
  • Page 4 (continued) Garments labeled “Dry Away from Heat” Minimize the Possibility (such as life jackets containing Kapok) Never reach into the dryer while the must not be put in your dryer. drum is moving. Before loading, unloading Do not wash or dry articles or adding clothes, wait until the drum has that have been cleaned in, completely stopped.
  • Page 5 Do not operate this appliance if it is damaged, Dryer-applied Fabric Softeners or malfunctioning, partially disassembled, or has missing or broken parts, including a damaged You may wish to soften your laundered cord or plug. fabrics or reduce the static electricity in them. Never climb on or stand on the dryer top.
  • Page 6 HOW TO OPEMTE YOUR DRYER Features and appearances may vary slightly WARNING—To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, or injury to persons when using your appliance, read the IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS before operating this appliance. and DDG7280S Regular & Kn;b NO HUT Turn to Stan DDE71OOS and DDG7180S...
  • Page 7: Check The Lint Filter

    Check the Lint Filter Clean the lint filter each time the dryer is used. Always be sure the lint filter is in place. Don’t use the dryer without it. See Care and Cleaning section. Sort and Load the Clothes Good sorting for the dryer begins at the washer. Generally, if clothes are sorted correctly for washing, they’re sorted correctly for drying.
  • Page 8: Automatic Drying

    (continued) Polyester Knits & Permanent Press Drying Tips NOT OVERLOAD— REMOVE CLOTHES PLACE ON HANGERS— Garments being dried or PROMPTLY—TO help prevent Permanent press and polyester wrinkling, remove clothes from knit garments look best if placed the dryer promptly at the end of on hangers after drying.
  • Page 9: How To Load The Clothes

    Sort by Surface Texture LINT PRODUCERS—such as terry toweling and Separate chenille—give up lint. Lint LINT COLLECTORS—such as man-made fibers and from napped fabrics like velveteen and corduroy—attract lint. These must be dried separately. Sort by Fabric In addition to sorting to reduce Separate lint collection, we...
  • Page 10 SUGGESTED FABWC AND DRY~G SELECTIONS Drying Selection Cycle Suggested High Heat Automatic Regular and linens Cottons Down-filled garments, if machine washing and drying is recommended Automatic Permanent Permanent press fabrics with cotton Medium Heat Press & Knits Synthetics Low Heat Silks and wools Rayon and acetate High Heat...
  • Page 11: Dryer Exhaust

    User Maintenance Instructions CAUTION: If yours is an electric dryer, before you have it connected in your new residence, be sure your licensed electrician confirms that the supply voltage matches the voltage specified on the rating plate. Dryer Exterior Apply these pre-treatment products Wipe off any spills or washing Dryer control panel and finishes away from the dryer.
  • Page 12: Tools Needed

    (on models so equipped) Tools Needed A phil lips screwdriver is needed to reverse the dryer door. Dryer Door 6. Rotate the door 180°. Insert it 1. Open the door and remove the filler plugs from the side of the opening without hinges. on the opposite side of the opening by moving the door 2.
  • Page 13: Problem Solver

    QUESTIONS? USE THIS PROBLEM SOLVER PROBLEM POSSIBLE CAUSE DRYER WON’T START Dryer unplugged. Make sure power cord is plugged in. No power to dryer. Check fuses and circuit breakers to make sure dryer is getting current. Most electric dryers use two. Controls improperly set.
  • Page 14 THE PROBLEM SOLVER (continued) PROBLEM POSSIBLE CAUSE; SHRINKAGE, KNITS Relaxation shrinkage can occur in knit fabrics that have been improperly stretched and elongated by the manufacturer. When this occurs, garment may be pressed back into shape after each wash and dry cycle. Progressive or delayed shrinkage is caused when starch or sizing (in some fabrics) is gradually removed by laundering.
  • Page 15 POSSIBLE CAUSE PROBLEM TO REMOVE WRINKLES: TO REMOVE WRINKLES ON DRYERS WITH A PERMANENT PRESS SETTING and hang immediately. Iron carefully. Some wrinkles may remain which cannot be removed. * good If you laundry procedures and permanent press clothes still come out wrinkled, the finish may not be good quality. Also, in permanent press synthetic/cotton blends, the cotton portion of the fabric can eventually wear away leaving only the synthetic.
  • Page 16 NOTES...
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  • Page 19: Ge Answer Center" 800.626.2000

    With the purchase of your new CTE appliance, receive the assurance that ifyou ever need In-Home Repair Service Service Contracts User maintenance instructions contained in this booklet Individuals qualified to service their own appliances cover procedures intended to be performed by any user. Other servicing generdy shodd be referred to qualified 47,()()() p;il[s..
  • Page 20: Models: Dde7200S Ddg7280S

    Staple sales slip or cancelled check YOUR GE AUTOMATIC CLOTHES DRYER here. Proof of original purchase date WARRANTY is needed to obtain service under warrantv. This warranty is extended to WHAT IS COVERED FULL ONE-YEAR WARRANTY the original purchaser and any...

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