OWNER'S MANUAL TABLE OF CONTENTS Page For Future Reference Consumer Safety Publications Instructions Using • Preparing • Loading • Using Selecting Special Dishes 1 .............................................................................. Detergent Cycles and • Energy Saving • What .................................................................. and Rinse Aid ......................................................... Options/Starting Dishwasher ............................. .................................................................................. ................................................................................ Tips ............................................................................. Can and Cannot • Maintaining • Changing You Call Be Washed the Dishwasher ..................................................... .............................................................. Panels .................................................................................. For 3-7 3 ................................................................................. Tips ................................................................................................... Conditions 2 ........................................................................ Your Dishwasher • Water Warranty .............................................................................. is Essential • For Best Results Before 1 ...................................................................................... Your Dishwasher • Hot Water ................................................................................ Service ..................................................................... ....................................................................................................... 3 3-5 6-7 8-9 10-13 10 10-11 11 12 13 13 14-15 16 FOR FUTURE REFERENCE For future reference Congratulations on your choice of a Maytag Jetelean _"dishwasher. As you use ),our new dishwasher we know you will appreeiate the many features that provide unsurpassed cleaning and eapaeity 'along with energy efficiency arid dependability, On the following pages you will find a wealth manual after recording the model number and serial number of this dishwasher in the spaces provided. This information can be found on the data pIate located on the upper left comer of the tub opening. of information regarding all aspects of your beautiful new dishwasher. By lbllowing these instructions excellent we suggest you retain this Model Number 1 Serial Number ] carefully; you will be able to achieve results with your dishwasher. Should you have any questions about using your Maytag dishwasher, contact us. Be sure to prm4de the model number of your dishwasher. MAYTAG CONSUMER SQUARE to you Square, Newton, from Maytag at the prices indicated. Send your to: Maytag Consumer Education,. One IA 50"208. Allow 6-8 weeks for delivery. Innovative Ideas for Today's Kitchens Applimlee Buying Guides .............................................................. Washer with installer PUBLICATIONS For additional information order the following booklets name, address, booklet title, form number and payment Dependability - Check INSTRUCTIONS on page 2 before start to use this dishwasher. (515) 791-8911 (Mon.-Ffi., 8 am-5 pm CST) CONSUMER WARNING make sure appliance has been grounded to avoid possible electrical shock. Be sure you read the IMPORTANT PERSONAL SAFETY EDUCATION ONE DEPENDABILITY NEWTON, IOWA 50208 I -- "22PR ..................................... $I.00 50¢ EACH -- 211YG Dryer -- 212YG Dishwasher Electric 213YG Range -- 214YG Gas Range -- 215YG Refrigerator -- 276YG PAGE IMPORTANT Products PERSONAL with a (_ the Underwriters' SAFETY label have been listed with Laboratories, INSTRUCTIONS . Inc. - those with Association. other equipment Nevertheless, your dishwasher, including completion hazard. When using follow basic precautions, , designed electrical attempting power to dishwasher to service. 4. To avoid electrical must be attached power is applied the installation grounding before electrical to the dishwasher. instructions 6. Children for proper rated, protected and supply- circuit to avoid electrical certain be produced conditions, hydrogen gas may in a hot water system that has Hydrogen gas is explosive, If the hot water system has not been used for such a period, water and let the flow from each for several minutes, gas. As the gas is flammable, hydrogen do not smoke or use an open flame during this process. 12. Do not wash plastic items unless marked to operate, or play in, with, or around dishwasher. this sharp or pointed should be located with the handles "dishwasher plastic items not so marked, items up. Also, 13. Do not tamper 14. Always remove load sharp items so they are not likely to compartment damage dishwasher the door seal, SAVE safe" or the equivalent. manufacturer's the risk of injury" when loading items to be washed, PAGE 2 Keep out of the reach of children, turn on all hot water lancets Refer to should never be permitted To reduce or hand in your dishwasher. This will release any accumulated to a properly sized power overload. , and the front procedures. 5. Connect detergent, Never not been used for two weeks or more. shock hazard, the sides and back must be enclosed, panels dishwasher. dish racks of the dishwasher. only for its intended 11. Under before detergent these products using the and rinse additives for an automatic 10. Do not sit, stand on or abuse the door or 2. Use the dishwasher function. 3. Disconnect of a qyete. It may be hot. Use only detergents washing before of the tub during or at the use soap, laundry the following: 1, Read all instructions dishwasher. element as with any using electricity, and moving parts, there is a potential not to touch the heating on the bottom a CSA tag have been listed with Canadian Standards Be careful THESE INSTRUCTIONS For check the recommendations. with controls. the door to the washing when removing an old from service or discarding it. USING YOUR Hot Water DISHWASHER is Essential Loading For good cleaning and drying results, hot water is necessary. The water should be 120°-140°E If, for any reason, the temperatnre of the water being delivered by the water heater is below 120°F, select the Temp Boost Sensor option to have your dishwasher thermostat a wide variety With experience, best arrangement General is person setting. Before starting the dishwasher, turn on the hot water faucet and let it run until the water is hot. Preparing dishes; the number and type of articles used will vary, daily. Your dishwasher is designed to be flexible dishwasher, run into a glass in tile sink until it is as hot as raise the water heater have identical of dishes and utensils. The following instmctions and pictures will help you become familiar with your To check water temperature, turn on the hot water faucet nearest the dishwasher. Let water below 120°F (49°C), have a qualified Seldom wil! households and accommodate heat the water. possible, then check with a candy or meat thermometer. If the temperature at the faucet Your Dishwasher you will learn the for },our particular needs, Recommendations Place all items on racks so they are separated and face the center to insure the water spray will reach the soiled surfaces, Do not allow items to extend out of the racks. Ma.ke sure the movement of the upper and lower spray arms is not blocked by items hanging below the lower rack or tail articles the upper rack. Dishes * It is not necessary to rinse dishes before placing them in your Maytag dishwasher. Simply serape offbones and large pieces of food. The food disposer in your dishwasher can handle a variety of items such as pits, fruit seeds, popcorn and toothpicks. These items will be chopped into small pieces during drain and removed with the drain water. If hard items get into the dishwasher module, you may hem" chopping noises during drain. These sounds are normal. Insure in the free flow of water to the detergent cup by not blocking it with large items. Larger, flat, lightweight items (such as plastic covers) may be wedged next to the silveIware basket or along the sides and back of the racks. The wash tower rises through the center of the lower rack dnring the cycle. For the best cleaning results, avoid blocking it or loading tai! articles next to it. • Foods that have been burned onto cooking utensils will need to be scraped or soaked. • Certain foods, such as mustard, mayonnaise, lemon juice, vinegar, salt or dressings may cruise stainless steel flatware to rust and pit if allowed to remain in contact with the surface for a period of time. Therefore, it is best to rinse these food soils off stainless steel flatware unless the dishwasher is to be operated soon after loading. • If your dishwasher drains into a food waste disposer, make certain the disposer is completely empty before dishwasher to provide starting the for proper draining. PAGE 3 Upper Rack The upper rack of your dishwasher is designed _itb flexibility, in mind. Glasses, cups, small plates, bowls, pans, etc. can be loaded in many different positions to suit your needs. The hinged shelf car_be used to stack two levels of cups, juice glasses, and other short items. Load small diameter items under shelf so water will reach upper tier. When the shelf is folded up, this area can be used for taller glasses, stemware, etc. The rack is designed so dishes can be centered behind a single fine and held in plac_ by the ra&_ support wires. Dishes can also be !oaded at an angle to maximize space. When loading glassware, leave a small space between each piece so they do not touch each other during the wash cycle. Do not place glasses over the tines. PAGE 4 The upper rack may be removed if desired. Push inward on the front of the rack rail ends to unsnap. Remove rail ends and pull out rack. To replace rack: reinsert rack, place rail ends in position and snap fronts into place by pushing outward. Lower Rack The convertible comer Large dinner pines and other dishes may be placed in any convenient location rack but soiled center. should surfaces in the lower face the bowl tines in the can be folded to provide right rear either narrow or wide sparing. This allows flexible loading of a variety of articles such as servSng bowls, plates, pans or casserole dishes. Tall items such as bakeware and large platters should be loaded on the left side of this raek. Thin items (cookie be plaeed behind sheets, pizza pans, etc.) may the folding shelf. With the shelf down, lavo levels of glasses and cups can be !oaded. For best washabilit3_, do _ot place a W items in the short tines when the shelf is being used. Small items such as plates, saucers bowls may be loaded the wash tower. in the elevated or shallow area behind PAGE 5 Recommended Flatware Put flatware in the removable silverware basket, mixing knives, forks and spoons. To prevent them from nesting together, place some handles up and some down. However, sharp or pointed items should be loaded with the handles The silverware of loading basket may be removed up. for ease section for small, lightweight articles such as measuring of detergent to Use to use depends cups and spoons, on the water hardness (measured in grains per gallon-gpg) and the amount of soil on the dishes. Generally increased detergent for harder Too little detergent ainounts should be water and heavier soil. can result in poor cleaning, hard water filming and spotting, Overuse of detergent (especially or unloading. Use the covered The amount Amount and poor drying, in chemically softened water) can cause permanent etching (cloudiness) of glassware. For detergents with small plastic items, baby" spoons, etc. Lower the low phosphate cover to keep these items in place. level may have to be increased. The phosphate content is shown on the side of the box. content A basic guideline (8.7% or less) tile usage is one teaspoon for each grain of water hardness of detergent (gpg). Use a minimum of three teaspoons (one tablespoon) soft water. Refer to the chart below. NOTE: When in using an ultra or concentrated dishwashing detergent manufacturer's follow suggested amounts. WATER HARDNESS* DETERGENT Soft (0-3 gains) 3 teaspoons Medium (4-9 grains) 4-9 teaspoons Hard (lO-:tg_grains) I USE 10-12 teaspoons *Your local water utility can tell you the exact degree of hardness of your water supply. In rural areas, your state university extension service earl tell you how to test your water hardness. For water hardness of I3-14 grains, add additional detergent (1 teaspoon for each grain Using Aid Detergent and Rinse for an automatic or liquid detergent dishwasher. designed Use fresh detergent and store it in a cool, dry place (not under kitchen sink). Never use laundry detergent or hand dishwashing detergent in your dishwasher as it will cause severe oversudsing. PAGE 6 oftbe main wash portion of the cycle. (Open door, add detergent to bottom of tub, close door and dishwasher will continue Detergent Use only a powder over i2) at the beginning lfwater through cycle.) is 15 grains or harder, it will be virtually impossible to get good results with any dishwasher. The only sotntion is a mechanical water softener to improye water quality, Adding Add Detergent You Select Normal Rinse Detergent to Dispenser the Cycle Cycle Cup Just Before and Options. Aid Your Maytag dishwasher or Pots & Pans improves filming. Detergent T° £fll, turn dispenser will be released automatically an automatic drying results and reduces Place proper amount of detergent in both tile Prewash and Main Wash cups. Close the lid. prewash features rinse aid dispenser, located near the detergent dispenser on the door interior. Using a rinse aid into the and main wash. spotting and cap counterclockwise to open. Remove cap and pour liquid rinse aid into the opening. Replace cap and turn clockwise to Light!China Place the proper amount of detergent in the Main Wash cup only: Close the lid. The detergent will be released main wash. automatically into the LESS setting. If you have hard water or desire improved drying or spotting results, turn the cap toward the MORE setting to dispense rinse aid. more Quick Wash/Fdnse Place the proper Prewash amount of detergent in the cup only. Close the lid. The detergent will be dispensed immediately. X?OVEs%)9, z'" / in the center of the cap Rinse & Hold Do NOT use detergent in this cycle. The clearindicator changes from dark to light when the reservoir nearly empty. This indicates that it is time to is reN1 the dispenser, PAGE 7 SELECTING CYCLES AND CYCLE SETTING OPTIONS/STARTING DISHWASHER APPROX. CYCLE TIME WATER USE Rinse 7 Mira 2 Gal. Wash 2 Rinses 17 Min. SEQUENCE RINSE & HOLD: Use to rinse a relatively few soiled dishes which are to be held until the dishwasher is full. Turn knob to Rinse & Hold. QUICK WASH/RINSE: Use to quickly wash dusty or very lightly-soiled dishes you wish to store or reuse immediately. Turn knob to Quick Wash/Rinse. 5 Gal. LIGHT/CHINA: Use for china and crystal and for loads containing medimn to light amounts of soil. Turn knob to Light/China. 7 Gal. Rinse Main Wash 41 Min, 2 Rinses Dr), 35 Min. 76 Min. ÷ Heating NORMAL CYCLE: Delay ° ............... Use for washing loads containing normally soiled dishes. This would include dishloads with problem soils. Turn knob to Normal Cycle. PreWash Rinse Main Wash 9 Gal. 49 Min. 2 Rinses Dr?, 35 Min. 84 Min. + Heating Delay ° POTS & PANS: Use for loads with heavy or dried soils. Turn knob to Pots & Pans. PreWash 2 Rinses Main Was|t 2 Rinses DR 1! GaI. 64 Min. ,35 Min. 99 Min. + Heating Delw _ *The TEMP BOOST SENSOR may extend the main wash to heat the water to proper temperatnre. DELAY indicator will light when the cycle is being extended due to low water temperatures, PAG E 8 The HEATING Delay Options Temp Boost Sensor If for any reason the ineoming water temperature is below 1o,9,0°I?,press the On button to assure the water is heated to proper temperature for best cleaning and drying results. The dial will pause at the 4_ to extend the main wash and the Heating De!_ light _411 turn on. Press tile Off button Sensor. Heated RINSE Rinse to eaneel the Temp To Start Dishwasher After loading set the dial to the desired Press button for desired options. NOTE: cycle. Run the water from the hot water tap to clear the line of cold water before starting. and Dry Options Press the Sani button to turn the heating element on during all rinses. The Sani option helps maintain water temperature and improve drying results. Press the Normal button element You can delay the start of the Pots & Pans cycle up to six hours. To set up a delay, turn the dial to the number of hours you would like the Pots & Pans cycle dekiyed. Boost TEMP The heating Start if Sani is not desired. will be off in aI1 rinses. FAN DRY Press the Heat button to turn the heating element on during the fan dry, period. This option improves d_ng results. Press the Air button to turn the heating element off during the fan dry period. Towel drying may be necessary. NOTE: Temp Boost Sensor, Rinse Ternp and Fan DU options can be used separately or together. Press the door until it latches. The cycle vAll begin with a drain prior to fill and the On indicator will light. Indicator Lights When Delay Start is seleeted the Delay Start light glows until the eyete begins. The On light indicates that the dishwasher is operating. At the end of the dry phase Clean will remain lit until the dial has been advanced to the _. The tteating Delay, light indicates that the main wash is being extended to heat the water to proper temperature. Adding a Forgotten Item For best eleaning, the forgotten added early in the cycle. 1. Unlatch drculating item should be the door and _v, it until tile sound of water stops. 2. Open the door and add the item. 3. Pause before latching the door. The cycle wil! continue at the point it was interrupted. PAGE 9 SPECIAL TIPS Water Conditions Hard Water Deposit For Best Results If an unusual • Hot Water is a Must water, a lime film or deposit Hot water dissolves and activates dishwasher. to page 3 for more information. For proper Detergent soiI removal, and to prevent good drying results, filming, etching and sporing, an adequate amount of detergent used. We recommend I teaspoon per grain of water hardness 3 teaspoons. of calcium is in the may eventually build up on the dishes and interior the dishwashing detergent, dissolves grease on dishes and helps dry- glasses spot-free. Make certain all loads are washed in hot water. Refer Use Enough amount must be of detergent with a minimum "cloudy" glasses. To determine ff the film on the glasses is due to hard water, soak a glass approximately 5 minutes in undiluted white vinegar. Rinse and dry. If film is removed, R is due to hard water (if not removed, see Soft Water Etching). To correct: of 1. Increase the amount according Refer to pages 6-7 on adding of detergent to the degree of water Use a Rinse Aid 2. Check the water temperature Using a rinse aid improves drying results and reduces sporing and filming. See page 7 for 3, Use a rinse aid to improve instructions To remove on using a rinse aid. Load the Dishwasher hardiaess action of the water get adequate 1. Remove wash action, carefully ibltow the instructions for loading the dishwasher (pages 3-6). Make scouring sure nothing extends above or below the racks with the movement of the upper or lower spray arms. Select the Proper Cycle the sheeting (see page 7). fihn from dishwasher interior, try Select Heat Dry drying select Heat Dry. of with a damp cloth and a mild powder. 2. Start empty dishwasher on Rinse & Hold cycle. During fill, open door and add 1/2 cup white vinegar to water. Allow dishwasher to complete cycle. Do not use detergent. Follow with a regular detergent The cycle needed depends on the amount food soil. See page 8 for cycle descriptions. For improved (see page 3). one of the following: Properly To insure that all soiled surfaces PAGE 10 used (see page 6). detergent. to interfere surface of You may first notice this as wash. • Soft Water Etching . If the cloud), film is not removed or eroded. on Rinse & Hold or rinse portion of the cycle. During fill, open the door and add 1/2 cup RoVer Rust Remover to the water. Allow the after soaking in vinegar (previous procedure), then the condition is etching. This permanent film occurs in unusual conditions under which the surface of the glass is pitted Start empty dishwasher dishwasher to complete the cycle. 3. Follow with a detergent It is wash. permanent. The only permanent In the beginning special filters which can remove identified stages, etching by a "rainbow" look may be shades manganese of blue, solution is to install iron mad from the water. purple, brown or pink may be seen when the glass is held at an angle to the light. In advanced appears stages the surface frosted, spotted of the glassware or cloudy. Certain types of glassware will etch in any dishwasher with the combination of soft water (especially" mechanically softened), an excessive amount of detergent, heat and prerinsing. There is no relationship Energy 1. Wash full loads, Running a half-filled dishwasher uses the same amount of electricity machine. to the cost of water hardness to the good washing (see page 6). Load correctly 3_ 2. Lower the water temperature 3. Do not manually loading prerinse in dishwasher. (see page 3). Prerinsing prior to hand rinsing. for best washing Use the Light!China all food soil aggravates results. cycle when dishes are lightly soiled. It uses less hot water and energy than other eyries. • Rust Fan dry dishes (without heat) when you don't need a rapid drying eyrie, Allow longer drying times (overnight). . Sometimes the dishes or the interior of the dishwasher may turn a brown, red or black color if iron or manganese is in the water. To remove discoloration from dishwasher interior, dishes and glassware (no metal items): 1. Select a rust removing RoVer Rust Remover. results without Incorrect loading may cause poor washing and the need to prewash all or part of the load. dishes before . loading to remove etching. and hot water as a full), loaded Do not pre-rinse normally soiled dishes. Select the correct cycle for the load and use the recommended amount of detergent for . To prevent: degree Tips You can help save energy if you: or quality of the glass. 1. Adjust the amount of detergent Saving compound, such as It is available from Maytag Parts Distributors No. 57961. . Use your dishwasher during off-peak hours. Local utilities recommend this to avoid hea D • usage of energy at certain with your utility company rates exist. times of day. Check to see if off-peak by using Part PAGE 1 What Can and Cannot Be Washed in Your Dishwasher Most tableware, coo_vare and silverware manufacturer, simply test-wash a small item for several weeks heft)re attempting to wash an entire set. can be safely washed in your Maytag dishwasher. If you have any doubts about a particular piece of dishware, check x_4th the manufaetm'er to see if it is dishwasher safe. If you cannot reach the REMEMBER: It is the user's responsibility to determine if dishware should be washed in a dishwasher. Dishwasher Dishwasher Material Safe? Aluminum High water temperature and Yes, except anodized alu- detergents may affect finish. minum and Cheek cleaning instructions. some cookware. Cast Iron No Special Information Material Safe? Special Information Pewter No Iligh water temperatures and detergent may discolor or pit finish. Disposable Plastics No Cannot x_4thstandhigh water temperatures and detergents. Yes Always cheek mannfacturer's recommendation Seasoning will be removed, and iron will rest. Plastics Chlna/ Stoneware Yes, except antique or hand-painted china. Always check manufacturer's recommendation before (If labeled "dishwasher washing. Antique handpainted or over the-glaze patterns rnav fade. Gold leaf may discolor. If in doubt, test-wash a small item fbr sever'J weeks before safe") washing. Plastics vary in their capacity to _\dthstand high water temperatures and detergents. Stainless Steel Yes Run a Rinse & Hoht Cycle (select models) if not washing immediately. Pro longed contact with foods containing salt, vinegar, milk products or fruit juice could damage finish. Sterling Silver or Yes, except those with Run a Rinse & Hold Cycle (select models) if not Silverplate commercial "darkening". washing immediately. Prolonged eontact with food containing salt, acid or sulfide (eggs, mayonnaise and seafood) could dam- washing an entire set. Crystal Yes, except antique or lightweight delicate custal. Always cheek manut;acturer's recommendation before ;washing. Some types of leaded eustal may etch with repeated washings. [f in doubt, test-wash a small item for several weeks before washing an entire set. Glass GoldPlated Flatware Hollow- Handle Knives Yes, except milkglass. No Milkglass will yellow with repeated dishwasher washing. age finish. Commercial "darkening" may be removed by detergent. Will discolor. _Tin No Handles mac be attached to the blade with adhesives which may loosen if dishx_lsher washed. Wooden Items No May rust. No Always check manufac turer's recommendation before washing. Wood Ilia}' warp, discolor. PAGE 12 before crack or Maintaining the Dishwasher The interior is normally Occasionally check the bottom self-cleaning. of the dishwasher tub and clean out pieces of food which collect there. may To Change A. Remove three screws holding the metal trim strip on one side of the door. Take note of how the trim comes off_ g. Periodically clean the bottom edge of the dishwasher door liner. Food and liquids drip onto this area when the dishwasher is loaded. If you notice an odor in your dishwasher, detergent, especially probably' eliminate a lemon scented one, will C. daily to remove D. panels. Arrange panels so the desired and color is Place door panels (notched side up) behind the metal trim at the bottom of the door. Bow the panels so they' fit behind the eontroI panel at the top. E. any food soil that Slide the panels under the side metal trim which was not removed. To do this, it will be necessary' to compress the colored panels. may cause an odor. To remove remove facing out. the smell of the rinse additive may, be strong. Purchase a fresh package and see if it is better. Hold feature to clear the flange on the trim strip which was not removed the odor. In some instaames Last!); if the dishwasher is run only every couple of days, an odor may develop. Use the Rinse & Grasping the lower part of the door panels, bow panels out carefully, at the bottom while sliding panels far enough it may be due to a strong "chemical" or chlorine odor from the dishwasher detergent, Using a different Panels: the backing behind an odor, try one of the following: F. Reinstall the metal trim which was removed 1. Place baking soda in both sides of the detergent dispenser. Select Light/China and let the water circulate for about 10 minutes. Stop the dishwasher by unlatching the door and let stand overnight. Then, restart the dishwasher by latching the door and let it complete the cycle. eadiec To do this, start by inserting the tip end of the trim strip behind the control panel. Align the holes and replace the three SCFe_Vs. G_ The lower access panel is held by four screws (two above the panel and two below). With these removed, 2. Select the Light/China cycle and let the dishwasher fill with water. Then open the door and pour one cup of chlorine bleach into the bottom of the dishwasher. Latch the door and let the dishwasher complete the cycle. the panel may be removed make it easy to change panel colors. H. With the lower access panel removed, remove the )fouJ:screws along the bottom of _ 100"5_&, trim which holds the par 1e 1a' na_lm panels. Once the desired Clean the control panel and front panel with a soft damp cloth and liquid spray cleaner. use any, abrasive Changing powders or cleaning Do not panel is fac.ing out, repIaee the trim, and reinstall the dishwasher. the pane1 to pads. Use care when changing panels to be certain you are not injured on sharp edges and that the Panels Your Maytag dishwasher to panels are not damaged. comes wSth reversible panel inserts which are pre-assembled at the If yon have any questions concerning changing your local Maytag Dealer. panels, contact factory: This enables you to select the color you want before your dishwasher is installed or choose another color at a later date. PAGE 13 BEFORE YOU CALL FOR SERVICE Check these Leaves food points hot water is entering • Use a rinse aid such as Jet-Dry Refer to page 3. • Turn on hot water at kitchen the dishwasher Crystal Clear. sink before to be certain that • Use the amount of detergent not caked. Store detergent nothing blocking recommended detergent that is in cool, dry place. properly with the path of the wash arms, spray nozzle or detergent • Check for improper Ioading and do not overload. Dishes should not nest together. • Plastic items have a porous required. • Glasses, cups, etc., with concave bottoms will hold water. dispenser. • When using Quick Wash/Rinse (select models), towel drying is required. Stains or discolors • Cheek to make sure glasses are not loaded • Iron deposits glassware cloudy • Check the water temperature. Avoid high or low temperatures. Refer to page 3. • Use a rinse aid such as Jet-Dry" or Cascade Crystal Clear. in the water can leave a yellow or brown film on dishes. You may desire to have a special filter installed in the water supply line, or periodically use RoVer Rust Remover (see Water Conditions). Cycle stays takes loading for more them too long - (Heating Delay light on) • Temp Boost option has been selected which will extend the cycle to heat water thermostatically. Refer to page 9. • Cheek to see that the water at least 120°F. "Clean" • Do not pre-rinse dishes before into the dishwasher. PAGE 14 utensils can leave marks when or spotted • Adjust the detergent amount to your water hardness as described on page 6. Avoid overuse or underuse of detergent. • Refer to Water Conditions dishes they rub against other things. Load properly. over prongs. * On convertible models make certain the hot water faucet is turned on. information. surface and tend to hold water. Towel drying may be • Aluminum extremely to water to • Check for nesting of dishes that prevents water from reaching all surfaces. Leaves use according if cycle for soil level of dish load. • Be sure dishes are loaded center page 3. • Increase detergent hardness. for your water hardness, and be sure it is put in the dispenser as directed previously: • Use fresh high phosphate Refer to • Select Temp Boost and Sani Rinse options available. the first wash cycle. water conditions it may be necessary install a mechanical water softener. or Cascade • Check the water temperature. • Select Ternp Boost option if available. • Check water hardness. For extreme hard • Select proper not dry properly • Be sure the Heat Dry option is selected. soil on dishes • Check the water temperature. running Does if your dishwasher... light remains • On timer temperature on (select is models) models turn dial slightly clockwise to the Q. • On touch control models Clean stays lit until the door has been open longer than 30 seconds. DISHWASHER WARRANTY Full One Year Warrmi_' Any part which fails in normal home use during the first );ear after the date of corigina[retail purchase, will he repaired or replaced free of charge. Limited Two Year Warranty Any part which fails ill normal home use during the second year from the date of'original retail purchase, will be repaired or replaced free of charge for the part itself, with the owner pa)4ng all other costs, including labor. Limited Five Year Warranty on Jetelean System and Solid State Controls An), parts of the Jetclean system including the complete power module assembly-, center spray nozzle, spray arms, top wash arm hose, motor, AND---on Computer Touch Control Models only any microprocessor and touch pad assembiies which Jail in normal home use during the second through the fifth year from the date of original retail purchase, will be repaired or replaced free of charge fhr the part itself, with the o'_er paying all other costs, including labor. Limited Five Year Warranty Against Rust Should any of the parts listed below rest during tire five year period starting from the date of original retail purchase, repair or replacement will be made free of charge during the first ).ear. After the first and through the fi_th year, repair or replacement will be made free of charge for the part itself; with the owner pa)4ng all other costs, including labor. Parts covered by, this warranty' are the exterior cabinet and front panels of convei_ble models; the exterior front panels of built in models, and NyIon ooated racks (available on select models). FULL TWENTY Year Warranty Against Leaks on Dishwasher Tub and Door Liner Should a water leak develop in the tub or door liner in normal home nse during the TWENTY YEAIl period starting from the date of original retail purchase, repair or replacement of the tub and/or door Iiner will be made FttEE OF CHARGE. These full warranties and the limited warranties apply when the appliance is located in the United States or Canada. Appliances located dsewbere aJ_ covered by the limited warranties only, which include parts which fail during the first year. Canadian Residents This warranty covers only"those appliances installed in Canada that have been listed with Canadian Standards Association unless tile appliances are brought into Canada due to transfer of residence from the United States to Canada. This Warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state. TO RECEIVE WARRANTY SEBVICE To locate an authorized ser,_'ice compa_y in your area _.,untact the Maytag dealer from whom your appliance was purchased; or call Maytag Customer Service. Should you not receive satisl_actoD, warranty, service, call or write: Maytag Customer Service 240 Edwards St. S.E. Cleveland, TN 37311 US 1-800-688-9900 CANADA 1-800-688-2002 When contacting Maytag Customer Service be sure to provide the model and serial nuru_yer of your appliance, the narne and address of the dealer from whom you purchased the appliance arid the date of purchase. "_g0 0 ra ¢-',. Should you still have a problem, write to: Major Appliance Consumer Action _, 20 North Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60606. MACAP is an industry sponsored but independent group of consumer experts who receive and act on complaints from applianee owners. NOTE: When _ting about an unsolved selwice problem, please include the following information: (a) Your name, address and telephone number; (b) Model mamber and serial nmnber (tbund on tile upper left t_rner of the tub opening) of your appliance; (c) Name and address of your dealer mad date the applimlce w,'tsbought; (d) A clear description of the problem you are ha_ing; (e) grater hardness, detergent brand and amount, water temperature, and cycle used.