As a rule, use 1 teaspoon of detergent per grain of water
hardness. Use a minimum of 3 teaspoons in soft water.
Regular use of a rinse aid improves
Place the recommended
amount of detergent
cups for Normal and longer cycles. Do not divide the
Your Maytag Jetelean
features an auto-
marie rinse aid dispenser
located near the detergent
The following chart includes
enps in the door.
tions. (Refer to the package directions on concentrated
The clear window in the center of the dispenser cap
allows you to see if there is rinse aid in tile resei_,oir.
When the window is colored, there is rinse aid in the
Soft (0-3 gpg)
dispenser. When the window becomes clear, it is time
to refill the dispenser. (As a guide, check the dispenser
Medium (4-9 gpg)
Hard (10-12 gpg)
°Your local water utility or state university extession service
can tell you the degree of water hardness in your area.
For water hardness of 13-14 gpg add more detergent (i
teaspoon for each gpg) to the beginning of the main
wash portion of the cycle. Unlatch the door. Open it
slowly and add detergent to the bottom of the tub. The
dishwasher will continue through the cycle.
If water hardness
is 15 gpg or harder, it is virtually
impossible to get good results with any dishwasher.
The only solution is a mechanical water softener to
To add rinse aid to the dispenser, turn the cap counter-
improve water quality and detergent effectiveness,
clockwise to open. Remove the cap and pour liquid
rinse aid into the opening. Replace the cap and turn it
Add detergent just before starting the cycle.
& Heavy Wash cycles place the recom-
mended amount of detergent in both the PRE WASH
and MAIN WASH cups. Close the cover. The dish-
washer automatically releases detergent.
cycle requires detergent
in the main
wash cup (right side) only-.Close the cover after adding
Rinse & Hold does not use detergent.