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How to Operaie
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* Load your dishwasher and add
detergent. See your Use and Care
Book for instructions. (Be sure the
Cycle Indicator Dial is at OFF
position before adding detergent.)
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If your dishwasher drains into a food
waste disposer, operate the disposer
until it is empty before starting the
dishwasher.(See Cycle selection
hints at right.)
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a. Push selected cycle button
b. Latch the door
c. Slowly turn Cycle Indicator Dial
to ON position to start the cycle.
You will hear the motor start.
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a. Be sure door !s udatdwd.
b. Select ENERGYSAVERdrying
option
c. Slowly turn Cycle Indicator
Dial to RINSEONLYposition.
d. Latch the door to start the cycle.
POTSCRUBBER—
For items such as pots, pans and
casseroles with dried-on or baked-on
soils. Everydaydishes may be included.
NORMAL WASH—
For most loads of everyday dishes,
glasses and cookware.
LIGHT
WASH
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Use of this option reduces the electrical energyused by this model
approximately 7°/0 for Normal Cycle.
Estimated yearly savings, depending
on your local electrical rates, are as
follows:
LIGHT
WASH
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HEATEDDRYING. Turns the drying
heater on for fast drying.
If you need your dishes sooner, open
the dishwasher door after the cycle
is complete to reduce the natural
drying time.
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NORMAL WASH cycles:
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ENERGYSAVER(no-heat drying).
Turns the drying heater off to save
energy. Dishes dry naturally over a
longer period such as overnight.
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:< Push NORMAL WASH button
c. Slowly turn Cycle Indicator Dial
to LIGHT WASH position.
d. Latch door to start the cycle.
LIGHT WASH—
For dishes that are lightly soiled with
soils that have not dried on. Also
everyday dishes that have had extra
preparation before loading.
RINSE ONLY—
For rinsing partial loads which will be
washed later. Do not use detergent.
‘#hat Happens
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in Each cycle
Wash
CycleTirm
(approx.
minutesl
Water Use
Gallons
(approx.)
1 wash
cycles
ISYou’ll hear occasional clicking
sounds:
—Soft food disposershreddingaction.
— Drain valve opening to pump water
out.
—Timer control as cycle progresses,
— Detergent cup opening.
* The motor stops during drying.
* Water vapor comes through the
vent by the door latch during drying
and when water is being pumped out.
%kying OpticIns:
HEATEDDRYING.Availableon all wash cycles except Rinse Only.Add 32
minutes to cycle wash time.
ENERGYSAVER.Calrod Heater is turned off. Dishes dry naturally.
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*Unextended times. These cycle
times may be increased up to 18
minutes if necessary for your
dishwasher to heat the water to
proper temperature for good
washability.
Hcwvto Give Your Dishwashera New Lcxlk—
change its Cckw!i
if you are redecorating, you can
change yourdishwasher’sfrontpanel
to match or blend with your new colors.
Twopanels are held in place by the
door trim and the trim on the panel
below the door. Each side of each
panel is a different color. Or you can
paint a panel with the color of your
own choice.
How to change door panel inserts:
1.Takeout the three trim screws on
either side of the dishwasher door.
Remove the side trim.
2, Slide out both insert panels at once.
3. Put the panel with the color you
want in front. (Handle the panels
carefully. The edges may be sharp.)
4. Replace side trim and screws.
How to change kwer panel
inserts:
1. Remove four panel attachment
screws. (Twoabove the panel and
two below the panel.)
2. Remove entire panel.
4. Slide out both insert panels at once.
5, Replace panels with color you
want in front.
6. Replace top trim and screws.
7. Replace entire panel and the four
attachment screws.
Color insert panels for both the door
and the panel can be replaced by
lA-inch thick wood inserts to match
your kitchen cabinets. Get them from
your nearest cabinet or lumber dealer.
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Note: Do not operate dishwasher
while changing panels or when lower
access panel is removed.
3. Take out three screws and remove
top trim.
}tiur Direct Line to General Electric
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Part NO.218A3682 P153
pub. fib. 49-5347
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Dimensions for lA-inch wood inserts:
Door Panel: 19%”high x 23~G”wide
Lower Panel: 4M” high x 23~G”wide
General Electric Company
Appliance Park
Louisville, Kentucky 40225
Change color in minutes. Just remove
trim and change. You have a choice
of four colors. One panel is White on
one side, Almond on the othe~
Second panel is Black or Harvest.
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