LG | TD-V10032E | LG TD-V10032E Owner’s Manual

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TABLE OF CONTENTS
SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS ..............................................................................................................................................2-5
BEFORE USING YOUR NEW DRYER.................................................................................................... .....................2
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS ......................................................................................................................3
LG DRYER WARRANTY
..............................................................................................................
..............................5
INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS...................................................................................................... ..........................6-21
INSTALLING THE DRYER
..........................................................................................................
DOOR REVERSAL PROCEDURE
MANUFACTURED
(MOBILE)
.......................................................................................................
.....................10
HOME INSTALLATION........................................................................................ .......11
ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS
ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS
GAS REQUIREMENT
................................7
ELECTRICAL DRYER ........................................................................................12
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-
GAS DRYER........................................................................................................16
................................................................................................................
..........................18
EXHAUST REQUIREMENTS .....................................................................................................................................19
OPERATION INSTRUCTIONS......................................................................................................... ..........................22-28
USER
?
MAIN
TENANCE .........................................................................................................................................22
?
FEATURES AND BENEFITS.......................................................................................................... ............................23
TROUBLESHOOTING TIPS ......................................................................................................................................29-30
BEFORE YOU CALL FOR SERVICE
....................................................................................................
.....................28
CUSTOMER SERVICE...............................................................................................................................................30-31
SERVICE TELEPHONE NUMBER .............................................................................................................................30
LG DRYER LIMITED WARRANTY
......................................................................................................
.......................31
BEFORE USING YOUR NEW DRYER
Please read this manual. It will
your
new
LG
install and operate
help you
If you need
LG
the
more information about the care and operation
appliances, call your nearest LG store. You will need
complete model and serial numbers when requesting
dryer's
of
Model No.
Serial No.
information.
Your
Use the space below to record the model number
and serial number of your new LG dryer.
in the safest and most economical way.
dryer
model and serial numbers
are
located
on
the
Model and Serial Number Plate.
LG SERVICE Call
2
:
1-877-714-7486
Date of Purchase
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USING.
WARNING!
!
safety, the recommendations in this manual must be followed. To reduce the
risk of fire or explosion, electric shock, or to prevent property damage, personal injury,
or death when using your appliance, follow basic precautions, including the following.
For your
Do not store
flammable
gasoline or other
vapors and liquids in the
or use
of this
vicinity
appliance.
or
any other
Installation and service must be
performed by a qualified installer or
service agency.
WHAT TO DO IF YOU SMELL GAS:
Do not
try
to
turn
on
any gas
or
light a match,
or
or
cigarette,
electrical
appliance.
Do not touch any electrical switches.
Do not use any phone in your building.
Clear the room,
building
or area
Immediately call your gas supplier
from a neighbor's phone. Follow the
gas supplier's instructions carefully.
If you cannot reach your gas supplier,
call the fire department.
of all
occupants.
California Safe Drinking
Water and Toxic
Enforcement Act
This act
requires the governor of California to publish a list of substances known to the state to cause cancer, birth
defects or other reproductive harm and requires businesses to warn customers of potential exposure to such substances.
Gas
appliances
can cause
and soot, caused
minor exposure to four of these substrances, namely benzene, carbon
the incomplete combustion of natural gas or LP fuels.
monoxide, formaldehyde
primarily by
Properly adjusted dryers will minimize
venting the dryer to the outdoors.
combustion.
Exposure
to these substances
can
be minimized further
by properly
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IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
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WARNING
To reduce the risk of
-
fire, electric shock,
injury to persons when using your appliance,
precautions, including the following:
1)
2)
3)
Read all instructions before
Instalioruc
on or
Do not
repair or replace any part of the appliance or
attempt any servicing unless specifically recommended in
in the
appliance.
when using the
Do not
use
similarly
appliance
discarded,
remove
Do not reach into the
6)
Do not install
or
to the
is removed from service
the door to the
appliance
store
this
or
if the drum is
appliance where
containing
11) Keep
around the exhaust
area
surrounding
foam rubber
or
before
areas
after each load.
or
opening
and
adjacent
free from the accumulation of
lint,
dust, and dirt.
12)
13)
The interior of the
Do not
appliance and exhaust duct should be
periodically by qualified service personnel.
place
items
exposed to cooking oils in your dryer.
cooking oils may contribute to
Items contaminated with
moving.
it will be
articles
dry
screen
Close
drying compartment.
heat to
textured rubber-like materials.
10) Clean lint
cleaned
Before the
exposed
play
of children is necessary
5)
7)
9)
appliance.
dry articles that have come into contact with
gasoline, dry-cleaning solvents, or other flammable or
explosive substances, as they give off vapors that could
ignite or explode.
Do not allow children to
8)
the user-maintenance instructions.
Do not
supervision
appliance.
4)
the
using
or
follow basic
a
14)
chemical reaction that could
Do not
use
fabric softners
unless recommended
weather.
softner
Do not tamper with controls.
or
by
or
cause a
products
load to catch fire.
to
eliminate static
the manufacturer of the fabric
product.
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS
OperatingIsuco
For
a
grounded,
cord-connected
appliance:
Do not
GROUNDING INSTRUCTIONS
This
appliance
malfunction
or
must be
grounded.
by providing a path of least resistance for
appliance is equipped with a cord
an
having
equipment-grounding conductor and a grounding
plug. The plug must be plugged into an appropriate outlet
that is properly installed and grounded in accordance with all
electric current. This
local codes and ordinances.
Troubleshtingp
grounding
Check with
are
in doubt
grounded.
CustomerSvic
4
-
Improper connection
conductor
a
can
qualified
as
to
result in
electrician
whether the
the
plug provided with
a
the
appliance: if it will
by a qualified
proper outlet installed
In the event of
breakdown, grounding will reduce the risk of
electric shock
WARNING
modify
fit the outlet, have
electrician.
not
a
of the
equipment-
risk of electric shock.
or
service person if you
is properly
appliance
For
a
permanently
connected
appliance:
GROUNDING INSTRUCTIONS
This
appliance must be connected to a grounded metal
permanent wiring system. Alternatively, an equipmentgrounding conductor must be run with the circuit conductors
and connected to the equipment-grounding terminal or lead
on the appliance.
LG DRYER WARRANTY
Full One Year
Warranty
on
use, all
Mechanical and Electrical
warranty coverage is effective for only 90
days.
Warranty Service
Warranty service
Parts
For one year from the date of purchase, if this dryer is
installed and operated according to the instructions in
is available
this manual, LG will repair or replace any of its
mechanical or electrical parts if they are defective in
www.LGESERVICE.COM
material
This waranty applies
the United States.
NOTE
:
or
workmanship.
Exhausting your dryer
with
void this warranty. Refer to section
by contacting your
nearest LG Service Center in the United States.
plastic vent may
on Dryer Exhaust
only
while this
dryer
is in
in
a
This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you
may also have other rights which vary from state to
Requirements.
state.
Warranty Restriction
If the dryer is subjected
to other than
LG & You, A Service
private family
Partnership.
IMPORTANT!
Staple sales slip
Proof of the
or
cancelled check here.
original purchase
date is needed to obtain service under the warranty.
FOR YOUR RECORDS
Write the model and serial numbers here:
#
#
READ THIS MANUAL
Inside you will find many
preventive
use
care on
helpful hints
your part
can save
on
you
how to
a
use
and maintain your
dryer properly.
great deal of time and money
over
Just
a
the life of your
little
dryer.
IF YOU NEED SERVICE
You'll find many answers to common problems in the Troubleshooting Tips section. If you review
chart of Troubleshooting Tips first, you may not need to call for service.
If you do need service, you can relax knowing help is
service numbers is included in the back section. In the
(SERVICE Call
No.
1-877-714-7486)
only
U.S.,
a
phone
you
can
our
call away. A list of toll-free customer
always call the LG Answer Center.
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INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
Installation clearances
The location must be
dryer
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l
Closet installation
large enough
to
fully open
-
Dryer only
the
door.
Dryer
Dimensions
3"
14"
(7.6 cm)
50.5" cm)
48"2
(128.27
max
(35.6 cm)
18"
(45.72 cm)
(310 cm2)
43"
(109.22 cm)
24"2
(155 cm2)
Instalioruc
3"
(7.6 cm)
1"
(2.54cm)
30"
(76.2 cm)
27"
(68.6
*
cm)
Most installations
(14 cm)
require
a
minimum 51/2 in.
clearance behind the
for the
dryer
exhaust vent with elbow.
OperatingIsuco
Minimum installation
spacing
for
area, customized undercounter
installation
The
following dimensions shown
spacing allowed.
recessed
a
or
closet
are
for the
minimum
Additional
spacing should
servicing.
be considered for
installation and
Additional clearances
door and floor
Additional
Troubleshtingp
the
dryer
might
moldings.
spacing
of 1 in.
be
required
(2.5 cm)
on
for wall,
all sides of
is recommended to reduce noise
transfer.
For closet installation with
a
door, minimum
openings in the top and bottom of the
required. Louvered doors with
equivalent ventilation openings are acceptable.
ventilation
door
are
Companion appliance spacing
considered.
CustomerSvic
6
should also be
0"
27"
0"
(0cm)
(68.6 cm)
(0cm)
31.5"
1"
(80.01cm) (2.54cm)
INSTALLING THE DRYER
Step
1
:
Position and Level the
Dryer
For further assistance refer to section
on
DO NOT
Locate
dryer
possible.
Requirements.
Place the
dryer is
dryer in position,
and
adjust
the
legs
until the
level from side to side and front to back.
slope under entire dryer should
not be more than 2.5cm (1 inch). If slope is greater than
2.5 cm (1inch), clothes may not tumble properly and
automatic sensor cycles may not operate correctly if
dryer is not level.
Level floor
Step
2
:
:
Maximum
Connect
Dryer
Exhaust
System
For further assistance refer to sections
Requirements
and
plastic
use
Location
on
Location
Dryer Exhaust Requirements.
so
new
Use 4"
A clothes
dryer produces
ducting.
are
as
short
cleaned before
as
installing
dryer.
(10.2 cm)
diameter
rigid
or
flexible metal
duct.
The male end of each section of duct must
away from the
Use
as
few elbows
Use duct tape
on
Ductwork that
runs
be insulated to
lint
build-up
on
point
dryer.
as
possible.
all duct
help
pipe
Failure to exhaust
WARNING
thin foil
exhaust duct is
Be certain old ducts
your
or
joints.
through
unheated
areas
must
reduce condensation and
walls.
dryer properly
will void
warranty.
combustible lint.
To reduce the risk of fire and combustion
gas accumulation the dryer MUST be
exhausted to the outdoors.
DO
NOTE
DON'T
Venting materials
dryer (obtain locally).
:
are
not
supplied
with the
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INSTALLING THE DRYER
Step 3 : Connect Gas Supply Pipe
(Gas Dryer ONLY)
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For further
assistance,
refer to section
on
Gas
Requirements.
1. Make certain your dryer is equipped for use with the
type of gas in your laundry room. Dryer is equipped at
the
factory
for Natural Gas with
a
3. Connect
to gas supply pipe
stainless steel connector.
3/8" N.P.T. gas
4.
connection.
Tighten
all connections
check all
2. Remove the
the
gas leaks with
a new
flexible
securely. Turn on gas and
(internal & external) for
connections
a
non-corrosive leak detection fluid.
of the
rear
pipe
shipping cap from the gas connection at
dryer. Make sure you do not damage the
when removing the cap.
pipe
using
thread
5. For L.P.
to
Instalioruc
OperatingIsuco
(Liquefied Petroleum) gas connection,
on Gas Requirements.
section
1
2
35
4
Troubleshtingp
1
New Stainless Steel Flexible Connector
4
-
only if allowed by local codes (Use
Design A.G.A. Certified Connector)
Use
2
3
1/8" N.P.T.
Pipe Plug (for checking
gas pressure)
5
Equipment Shut-Off Valve-Installed
(1.8 m) of dryer
within 6'
CustomerSvic
8
1
Pipe
Shorter than 20'
(6.1 m)
than 20'
(6.1 m)
Longer
inlet
Fig.
Black Iron
-
-
Use 3/8"
pipe
Use 1/2"
pipe
3/8" N.P.T. Gas Connection
refer
4:
Step
(Electric Dryer Only) Connect
Plug
Heat Source Check
Electrical
For further assistance refer to section
on
Electrical
Requirements.
wire
:
Use
only
a new
U.L. listed No. 10
three conductor power supply
cord kit rated 240 Volts (minimum)30 Amperes
and labeled
only)
suitable for
as
use
in
a
clothes
dryer.
Dryers
dryer in a heat
setting (refer
Operating
supplied with
the dryer). After the dryer has operated for three minutes,
the exhaust air or exhaust pipe should be warm.
Close the
IMPORTANT
(copper
Electric
loading
door and start the
to the
Gas
Instructions
Dryers
loading door, start the dryer in a heat setting
(refer
Operating Instructions supplied with the
the
dryer);
dryer will start, the igniter will glow red and
the main burner will ignite.
Close the
NOTE
:
For
detailed information
more
connection three-wire
section
on
NOTE
:
homes
Electric
four-wire
or
Dryer
to the
on
plugs, refer
to
Electrical Requirements.
Four-wire cord is
or
where codes do
required for mobile
not permit grounding
through neutral.
5:
Step
Wipe Out
Inside of
Dryer
using dryer for the first time, use an all-purpose
or a detergent and water solution, and a damp
to remove shipping dust from inside the dryer
Before
cleaner,
cloth
drum.
Step
6:
Plug
In the
Refer to section
connect the
Step
on
dryer
Dryer
Electrical Requirements, and
to
an
electrical power
7: Check Installation
source.
: If all air is not purged out of the gas
line, the gas igniter may go off before gas it is ignited.
If this happens, after approximately two minutes the
igniter will again attempt gas ignition.
IMPORTANT
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DOOR REVERSAL PROCEDURE
The door
To
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on
reverse
this
door
dryer is completely reversible.
proceed as follows:
11.
Remove
22.
Detach and
screw
11
remove
side knockout
Instalioruc
OperatingIsuco
33.
10
or
right
desired.
as
Reconnect the
the blower
new
housing,
duct[11 in(28cm)]
and
Fixing
to
the duct to
the base.
33
44.
Pre-assemble 4" elbow with 4" duct.
55.
duct tape around
Insert duct
side
CustomerSvic
the bottom, left
2
Wrap
Troubleshtingp
& exhaust duct.
joint.
assembly, elbow first, through the
opening
and connect the elbow to the
dryer internal duct.
MANUFACTURED
(MOBILE) HOME INSTALLATION
IMPORTANT
:
Installation must conform to the
Manufactured Home Construction and
Title 24 CFR, Part 32-80
The
or
Dryer exhaust
dryer can be installed in a manufactured (mobile)
by following these instructions:
Gas
:
dryers MUST
be
permanently
attached to the floor at the time of installation.
2 Electrical Connections
(Electric Dryer Only)
a
ample
Venting Dryer MUST be
-
exhausted to the outdoors.
operation,
amount of
gas accumulation, the dryer MUST BE
EXHAUSTED TO THE OUTDOORS. Refer to
The
on
Dryer
exhausting
the
duct must be secured to the mobile
Exhaust ducts MUST NOT be connected with sheet
screws or
fasteners which extend into the duct.
Exhaust duct must not be connected to any other
vent
or
chimney.
outdoors, the dryer
and
rear.
Clearance of the duct from combustible
Venting materials
(obtain locally).
a
minimum of 2 inches
are
not
supplied
with the
dryer
WARNING
To reduce the risk of
duct,
fire, the exhaust
duct and weather hood MUST be
fabricated of
a
material that will not
support combustion. Rigid
metal
home structure.
metal
to the
cm2)
be installed with "1" inch clearance at the sides
be exhausted to the outdoors
dryer exhaust
dryer
dryer has
opening
Requirements.
through
the back, left, right or bottom panel. Gas dryers
cannot be exhausted out the right side because of the
burner housing.
The
dryer can
Exhaust
that the
(5.08 cm).
To reduce the risk of fire and combustion
Section
important
can
construction must be
WARNING
it is
outside Fresh air. The
for outside air must be at least 25 in2 (163
When
4-wire connection.
3
For proper
an
must be
duct MUST NOT terminate under the
mobile home.
home
1. IMPORTANT
Safety Standards,
Standard CAN/CSA-Z240 MH.
dryer.
pipe
or
flexible
is recommended for
a
clothes
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ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS
Electric
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-
ELECTRICAL DRYER
The
Dryers
:
The
wiring diagram is
located inside the
control hood.
To reducd the risk of
field installation in
serious
electrical service of different
or
fire, electric shock,
death, all wiring and
conform with the latest
Code,
might apply. It is the
responsibility to have the
fuses checked by a qualified
regulations
wiring
as
and
electrician to make
adequate
dryer.
on
nameplate,
such
dryers which are to be
voltage than
as
conected to
that listed
208 Volt.
If branch circuit to
customer's
12
a separate branch, 60 Hertz, single phase
circuit, AC (alternating current) circuit, fused at 30
Amperes (the circuit must be fused on both sides of
the line). ELECTRICAL SERVICE FOR THE
NOT CONNECT DRYER TO 110, 115, OR 120
VOLT CIRCUIT. Heating elements are available for
ANSI/NFPA 70, or the Canadian Electrical
Code, CSA C22.1, and such local
CustomerSvic
terminal block that must be
VOLTAGE LISTED ON THE NAMEPLATE. DO
edition of the National Electrical
Troubleshtingp
own
DRYER SHOULD BE OF MAXIMUM RATE
injury
grounding MUST
OperatingIsuco
its
connected to
(120V/240 Volt, 60 Hertz, 3-Wire Installation)
(120V/208 Volt, 60 Hertz, 3-Wire Installation)
NOTE
dryer has
your home has
electrical power to operate the
sure
dryer is fifteen feet (4.50 m) or
(Underwriters Laboratories)
length,
listed No. 10 A.W.G. wire (copper wire only), or as
required by local codes. If over fifteen feet (4.50 m),
use U.L. (Underwriters Laboratories) listed No. 8
A.W.G. wire (copper wire only), or as required by
local codes. Allow sufficient slack in wiring so dryer
less in
can
use
U.L.
be moved from its normal location when
necessary.
The power cord (pigtail) connection between wall
receptacle and dryer terminal block IS NOT supplied
with dryer. Type of pigtail and gauge of wire must
Grounding
conform to local codes and with instructions
Instructions
mentioned
on
the
This
dryer must be connected to a grounded metal,
permanent wiring system; or an equipment-grounding
conductor must be
connected to the
lead
on
the
run
with the circuit conductors and
equipment-grounding
dryer.
terminal
or
The method of
subject
on
following pages.
wiring the dryer is optional and
requirements. Refer to examples
to local code
next page.
Electrical Connection
1. Remove center terminal block
Options
If your home has: And you will be
connecting to
Go to Section
4-wire
4-wire connection:
ground
appliance ground
connector
screw.
colored terminal block
A UL listed, 120/240
volt minimum, 30
receptacle
(NEMAType14-30R)
2. Remove
Power
dryer power
supply cord*
supply
screw.
wire
(green)
from external
Fasten it under center, silver
screw.
cord
amp,
4-wire direct
2
1
A fused
3
4-wire connection:
disconnect
or
circuit
Direct Wire
breaker box*
5"
1. External
(12.7cm)
position
3-wire
A UL listed, 120/240
volt minimum, 30
receptacle
(NEMAtype10-30R)
Power
supply
cord
ground wire (green or bare) of power
supply cable to external ground conductor screw.
Tighten screw.
4. Connect neutral wire
(white or center wire) of power
cord
to
the
silver colored terminal
center,
supply
screw of the terminal block.
3-wire connection:
or
screw
3. Green wire of harness
3. Connect
A fused
disconnect
screw
2. Center silver-colored terminal block
amp,
3-wire direct
-
moved to center terminal block
3-wire connection:
dryer power
supply cord*
ground connector Dotted line shows
ground wire before being
of NEUTRAL
circuit
Direct Wire
breaker box*
1"
(2.5cm)
lf local codes do not
permit
the connection of
conductor to the neutral wire, go to
section.
frame-grounding
1
3-wire connection"
2
a
"Optional
4
5
6
3
4-wire connection: Power
supply
IMPORTANT: A 4-wire connection is
and where local codes do not
permit
cord
required
the
use
for mobile homes
1. External
of 3 wire
connections.
ground connector
2. Green
or
3. 3/4 in.
(1.9 cm)
bare copper wire of power
supply cord
UL-listed strain relief
4. Center silver-colored terminal block
screw
5. Neutral
1
2
6.
6
grounding wire (green)
Neutral wire (white)
5. Connect the other wires to outer terminal block
34
5
7
6.
Tighten
screws.
Tighten
strain relief
screws.
7. Insert tab of terminal block
panel
1. 4-wire
2.
Secure
cover
cover
into slot of
with hold-down
IMPORTANT: A 4-wire connection is
homes and where local codes do not
6. 3/4 in.
7.
Ring
rear
4-wire connection: Direct wire
3. Ground prong
Spade
dryer
screw.
receptacle (NEMA type 14-30R)
4-prong plug
4. Neutral prong
5.
screws.
terminals with
(1.9 cm)
terminals
UL
upturned
ends
approved strain
relief
required for mobile
permit the use of 3
wire connections.
Direct wire cable must have 5 ft
so
dryer
can
(1.52 m)
of extra
length
be moved if needed.
Strip 5 in. (12.7 cm) of outer covering from end of cable,
leaving bare ground wire at 5 in. (12.7 cm). Cut V/2 in.
(3.8 cm) from 3 remaining wires. Strip insulation back 1
in. (2.5 cm). Shape ends of wires into a hook shape.
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ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS
When
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connecting
to the terminal
end of the wire under the
facing right), squeeze
screw
-
ELECTRICAL DRYER
block, place the hooked
3-wire connection: Power
of the terminal block
hooked end
together
and
(hook
tighten
Use where local codes
screw.
cabinet-ground
cord
supply
permit connecting
conductor to neutral wire.
1"
(2.5cm)
1
4
2
5
5"
(12.7cm)
3
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1. Remove center terminal block screw.
1. 3-wire
2. Remove
appliance ground
wire
(green)
from external
2. 3-wire
connector screw. Fasten it under center, silver
ground
colored terminal block
3. Connect
ground
cable to external
3. Neutral prong
4. Spade terminals with up turned ends
5. 3/4 in. (1.9 cm) UL approved strain relief
screw.
wire
(green or bare) of power supply
ground conductor screw. Tighten
6.
Ring
14
terminals
7. Neutral
(white
or
center
wire)
1. Loosen or remove center terminal block screw.
4
2. Connect neutral wire
1
2
(white
or
center
wire)
of
power supply cord to the center, silver colored
terminal screw of the terminal block. Tighten
5
6
screw.
3
3
1
2
1. External
2. Green
3. 3/4 in.
ground
connector
5
bare copper wire of power supply cord
(1.9 cm) UL-listed strain relief
or
4. Center silver-colored terminal block
4
screw
5. Neutral
grounding wire (green)
Neutral wire (white)
1. External
4. Place the hooked end of the neutral wire
2. Neutral
(white wire)
end
together. Tighten
(hooks facing right). Squeeze
Tighten screws.
5. 3/4 in.
strain relief
screws
hooked ends
together.
4.
screws.
Tighten
Tighten
strain relief
screws.
panel.
cover
with hold-down
screws.
screws.
5. Insert tab of terminal block
7. Insert tab of terminal block cover into slot of
Secure
(white or center wire)
(1.9 cm) UL-listed strain relief
3. Connect the other wires to outer terminal block
supply
rear
screw.
Tighten
screw
4. Neutral wire
screw.
5. Place the hooked ends of the other power
cable wires under the outer terminal block
6.
ground connector
grounding wire (green)
3. Center silver-colored terminal block
of power supply cable under the center screw of
terminal block (hook facing right). Squeeze hooked
dryer
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receptacle (NEMA type 10-30R)
plug
screw.
6.
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screw.
dryer
rear
panel. Secure
cover
cover
into slot of
with hold-down
3-wire connection: Direct wire
Optional
Use where local codes
Use where local codes
permit connecting
conductor to neutral wire.
cabinet-ground
Direct wire cable must have 5 ft
length
Strip
dryer
so
3V2 in.
cable.
Strip
(1.52 m)
cabinet-ground
of extra
(8.9 cm)
of outer
insulation back 1
2. Remove
appliance ground wire (green) from
ground connector screw. Connect
appliance ground wire and the neutral wire
(white or center wire) of power supply
covering from end of
in. (2.5 cm). If using
external
3-wire cable with
with outer
ground wire, cut bare wire even
covering. Shape ends of wires into a hook
cord/cable under center, silver colored terminal
block screw. Tighten screw.
shape.
When
connecting
to the terminal
screw
of the
terminal block
end
3. Connect the other wires to outer terminal block
block, place the
hooked end of the wire under the
permit connecting
conductor to neutral wire.
1. Remove center terminal block screw.
be moved if needed.
can
3-wire connection
(hook facing right), squeeze
together and tighten screw.
screws.
Tighten
Tighten
strain relief
screws.
hooked
1"
(2.5cm)
3V2"
(8.9cm)
4.
1. Loosen or remove center terminal block screw.
2. Place the hooked end of the neutral wire
center
wire)
of power
(white
or
Squeeze
hooked end
rear
cable under the
supply
center screw of terminal block
(hook facing right).
together. Tighten screw.
screws.
5. Insert tab of terminal block
panel.
6. Connect
external
a
Secure
cover
cover
into slot of
with hold-down
dryer
screw.
separate copper ground wire from the
ground
connector screw to an
adequate
ground.
3
1
2
4
2
1
5
3
1. External
2. Neutral
ground connector
grounding
wire
(green)
3. Center silver-colored terminal block
4. Neutral wire
5. 3/4 in.
(white
(1.9 cm)
or
center
screw
wire)
UL-listed strain relief
4
3. Place the hooked ends of the other power
cable wires under the outer terminal block
(hooks facing right). Squeeze
together. Tighten screws.
supply
screws
hooked ends
1. External
2. Neutral
ground connector
grounding
3. Neutral wire
4.
4.
Tighten
strain relief
screws.
5. Insert tab of terminal block
rear
panel. Secure
cover
cover
into slot of
with hold-down
dryer
screw.
(white
Grounding path
wire
or
(green)
center
determined
wire)
by a qualified electrician
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ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS
Gas
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GAS DRYER
NOTE
Dryers
(120 Volt, 60 Hertz, with 3-Prong Grounding Plug)
NOTE
control
wiring diagram is located inside
panel, inside the control cabinet.
:
The
the
A
qualified electrician should check the
receptacles. If a voltage reading
measured other than that illustrated, the qualified
electrician should correct the problem.
:
polarity
of the wall
DO NOT OPERATE OTHER APPLIANCES ON
THE SAME CIRCUIT WHEN THIS APPLIANCE
IS OPERATING. DO NOT OVERLOAD
CIRCUITS!
To reduce the risk of
personal injury,
all
fire, electric shock
wiring
and
or
grounding
DO NOT operate both a washer and gas dryer on the
same circuit. Use separately fused 15 Amp circuits.
MUST confirm with the latest edition of the
National Electrical Code ANSI/NFPA 70
or
the Canadian Electrical
Code, CSA C22.1,
and such local regulations as might apply.
It is the customer's responsibility to have
the wiring and fuses checked by a qualified
electrician to make sure the laundry room
has adequate electrical power to operate
the dryer.
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is
The dryer is designed to be operated on a separate
branch, polarized, three-wire, effectively grounded,
120 Volt, 60 Hertz, AC (alternating current) circuit
protected by a 15 Ampere fuse, equivalent fusetron
or
circuit breaker.
The
three-prong grounding plug on the power cord
should be plugged directly into a polarized three-slot
effectively grounded receptacle rated 120 Volts AC
(alternating current) 15 Amps. Refer to Figure 22 to
determine correct polarity of the wall receptacle.
This
dryer is equipped with a three(grounding) plug for your
protection against shock hazard and
should be plugged directly into a
properly grounded three-prong
receptacle. Do not cut or remove the
grounding prong from this plug.
prong
To reduce the risk of
fire, DO NOT
adapter
use an
an
extension cord
to connect the
electrical power
dryer
source.
DO NOT OVERLOAD
CIRCUITS
DO NOT USE AN
ADAPTER
DO NOT USE AN
EXTENSION CORD
electric shock
to the
or
or an
Instructions
Grounding
The
dryer must be grounded. In the event of
or breakdown, grounding will reduce the
risk of electric shock by providing a path of least
resistance for electric current. The dryer is equipped
with a cord having an equipment-grounding
conductor and a three prong grounding plug. The plug
must be plugged into an appropriate outlet that is
properly installed and grounded in accordance with
malfunction
5
3
1
2
all local codes and ordinances.
4
120 ±12
0
V.A.C
V.A.C.
120+12
V.A.C.
WARNING
Improper connection of the equipmentgrounding conductor can result in a risk
of electric shock. Check with a qualified
electrician
doubt
as
or
service person if you are in
dryer is properly
to whether the
grounded.
Do not
STANDARD 120 VOLT, 60 HERTZ, 3-WIRE
EFFECTIVELY GROUNDED CIRCUIT
modify
installed
by
the above
1L1
Ground
3
Neutral Side
4
Round
5
Neutral
Grounding Prong
plug provided with
a
qualified
the
dryer unit-
proper outlet
electrician.
a
laundry room's electrical supply does not meet
specifications and/or if you are not sure the
room
has an effective ground, have a
laundry
electrician
or your local electrical utility
qualified
check
it
and
correct any problems.
company
If the
2
the
if it will not fit the outlet, have
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GAS REQUIREMENTS
Gas
SafetyInsrucio
Dryers
NOTE
The gas service to
:
a
gas
dryer
must conform
with the local codes and ordinances or, in the absence
of local codes and ordinances, with the latest edition
of the National Fuel Gas Code ANSI Z223.1/NFPA
54
or
the
CAN/CGA-B149, National Gas Installation
Code.
rigid pipe is used it should be 1/2 inch IPS.
acceptable to the gas supplier and local codes, 3/8inch approved tubing may be used for lengths under 6.1
m (20 feet). For lengths over 6.1m (20 feet), larger
tubing should be used. Pipe-joint compounds resistant to
When
a
When
the action of L.P. gas must be used.
(Liquefied Petroleum) Gas, 2,500 Btu/ft3 (93.1
MJ/m3), service must be supplied at 8~13in. water
L.P
column pressure.
NOTE
DO NOT connect the
:
Service without
converting
dryer
to L.P. Gas
To reduce the risk of gas
The
dryer
must be connected to the
type of gas as shown on the
located in the door recess.
L.P. gas conversion:
Conversion must be made
by
a
qualified
or
explosion:
the gas valve.
?
-
leaks, fire
technician.
See gas valve burner base for gas conversion kit part
number.
?
Use
a new
nameplate
flexible stainless steel
connector.
?
Use
pipe joint compound insoluble
(Liquefied Petroleum) Gas, or
Teflon tape, on all pipe threads.
in
L.P.
NOTE
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When
:
connecting
to
a
gas
line,
an
equipment
shutoff valve must be installed within 6 feet (1.8m) of
the dryer. An 1/8 in. N.P.T. pipe plug must be
installed
Supply
Provide
as
shown. Refer to
line
a
?
Before tightening the connection, purge
remaining air from gas line to dryer
Fig.1
until odor of gas is detected. This step
is required to prevent a gas valve
requirements:
rigid
gas
supply
line to the
dryer
contamination.
location.
?
-
An individual manual shutoff valve must be installed
within 1.8m (6 feet) of the
dryer in
air and sediment from gas supply
line before connecting it to the dryer.
Purge
accordance with the
National Fuel Gas Code ANSI Z223.1*.
?
Do not
use an open flame to check for
leaks.
Use a non-corrosive leak
gas
detection fluid.
Any dis-assembly requiring the use of
tools must be performed by an
authorized qualified service person.
EXHAUST REQUIREMENTS
Exhaust
WARNING
A clothes
dryer produces
combustible
lint.
Exhaust system materials
Materials
are
supplied
not
Exhaust duct must be four inches
To reduce the risk of fire
accumulation, the dryer
or
gas
MUST be
having
produces
can cause
serious illness and which
known to the State of California to
cancer, birth
defects,
or
obstructions.
acceptable.
This gas appliance contains or
a chemical or chemicals which
or
no
with the
dryer.
(10.2 cm) in diameter
metal duct is
Rigid
recommended. Non-combustible flexible metal duct is
exhausted to the outdoors.
death
System
are
cause
other
use
plastic
or
thin foil
ducting,
Never install flexible duct in concealed spaces, such
wall or ceiling.
DO NOT
reproductive harm. To reduce the risk
from fuel combustion, make sure this
appliance is installed, operated, and
maintained according to the instructions
Do not
because it contributes to poor drying performance and
collects lint, which can lead to a fire hazard.
or
other
use
sheet metal
fastening
means
screws on
exhaust
as a
pipe joints
which extend into the duct that
could catch lint and reduce the
efficiency
of the exhaust
system. Secure all joints with duct tape.
in this manual.
To reduce the risk of fire and the
accumulation of combustion gases, DO
NOT exhaust dryer air into a window well,
gas vent, chimney or enclosed,
unventilated area, such as an attic, wall,
ceiling, crawl space under a building or
concealed space of
a
To reduce the risk of
plastic or
dryer.
the
thin foil
building.
fire, DO NOT
ductiong
Exhaust
IMPORTANT
to exhaust
:
Keep
exhaust duct
as
short
as
possble.
NOTE
use
System
:
Be certain old ducts
installing
For best
your
new
are
cleaned before
dryer.
drying results,
recommended maximum
length
of exhaust system is shown in Table 1.
To prevent backdraft when dryer is not in operation,
outer end of exhaust pipe must have a weather hood with
hinged dampers (obtain locally).
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EXHAUST REQUIREMENTS
SafetyInsrucio
Weather Hood
Number of 90°
Elbows
4"
4"
(10.2 cm)
(10.2 cm)
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20
NOTE
of 4"
for Short Run Installations
2-1/2"
(6.35 cm)
(10.2 cm) diameter rigid metal duct
65 feet
(19.8 m)
55 feet
(16.8 m)
1
55 feet
(16.8 m)
47 feet
(14.3 m)
2
47 feet
(14.3 m)
41 feet
(12.5 m)
3
36 feet
(11.0 m)
28 feet
Maximum
:
length
Only
0
4
OperatingIsuco
Use
Recommended
Maximum
Type
length
(8.5 m)
of 4"
(10.2 cm)
30 feet
(9.1 m)
22 feet
(6.7 m)
diameter flexible metal duct
0
45 feet
(13.7 m)
1
35 feet
(10.7 m)
27 feet
(8.2 m)
35 feet
(10.7 m)
2
30 feet
(9.1 m)
21 feet
(6.4 m)
3
25 feet
(7.6 m)
17 feet
(5.2 m)
4
20 feet
(6.1 m)
15 feet
(4.5m)
Deduct 6 feet
(1.8 m) for each additional elbow.
[ Table. 1]
Exhaust
The
dryer
System
interior and the
Maintenance
complete
exhaust system
inspected
year of use and cleaned if
and
clean
exhaust
duct every one to
necessary. Inspect
should be
after
one
thereafter. The weather hood
required
frequently to make sure the dampers
move freely, they are not pushed in and that nothing has
been set against them. This maintenance work should be
done by a qualified service person.
two years
as
should be checked
Dryer
Airflow
Efficient
dryer operation requires proper dryer airflow.
Proper dryer airflow can be evaluated by measuring the
static pressure.
Static pressure in the
dryer's
exhaust duct should be
and
running
NOTE
:
no
This
placed
cm) from
on
load.)
can
be measured with
the exhaust duct
the
a
manometer
approximately
2 ft.
(61
dryer.
WARNING
To reduce the risk of electric
no
greater than 0.6 inchs (1.5 cm). (Check with dryer
MAXIMUM STATIC
PRESSURE IN
shock,
WATER COLUMN
disconnect the electrical power to the
dryer before cleaning.
0.6 inches
1
Exhausting the dryer in hard-to reach locations can be
accomplished by installing the Flexible Metal Vent Kit,
available as optional equipment at extra cost. The kit
comes in two halves that can be separately attached to
the dryer and wall outlet. Once attached, the dryer can be
slid back into position and the two halves can be
connected from the front.
2
Measuring
1
Manometer
2
Exhaust Duct
Static pressure
Fig.
2
(1.5 cm)
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USER MAINTENANCE
Lubrication
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moving parts are sealed in a permanent supply
or are equipped with oilless bearings.
All
Cleaning
of
lubricant
Every
Additional lubrication will not be necessary.
Care of Your
The lint
Dryer
Clean the lint filter before
drying
the
each load. The lint
dryer cylinder will
Wipe the
exterior
bleach
other
need
only
control
wiring diagram is
panel.
of the
opening
load. A
screen
time.
To clean
straight up. Roll lint off the
fingers. Do not rinse or wash
screen
with your
screen
to remove lint. Wet lint is hard to remove.
2. Push the lint
screen
firmly
back into
place.
IMPORTANT:
a
Some spray
NOTE: The
is located in the door
1. Pull the lint screen
damp cloth for cleaning the control panel.
prewash products may harm the finish on
control panel.
Use
screen
no care.
dryer cabinet as needed. If detergent,
washing products are spilled on the
cabinet, wipe immediately. Some products will cause
permanent damage if spilled on the cabinet.
or
cleaning
dryer. Clean it before or after each
blocked by lint can increase drying
filter may be washed if needed. Annually remove the lint
filter and attach to the vaccuum duct under it.
Ordinarily,
load
the Lint Screen
the
Do not
run
the
dryer
with the lint
loose,
screen
damaged, blocked, or missing. Doing so can cause
overheating and damage to both the dryer and
located inside the
fabrics.
Some towels made of
WARNING
Label all wires
synthetic fibers and natural
(polyester
blends) may shed more
than other towels, causing your dryer's lint
fibers
lint
and cotton
to disconnection when
screen
to fill up faster. Be sure to remove lint from
cause
the lint
screen
prior
servicing controls. Wiring errors can
improper and dangerous operation.
before and after
If lint falls off the
drying
into the
screen
new
towels.
dryer during
removal, check the exhaust hood and
remove
As needed
cleaning
Laundry detergent
and fabric softener residue
build up
screen.
on
the lint
This
buildup
can
can cause
to
times for your clothes, or cause the dryer
stop before your load is completely dry. The screen
is
probably clogged
longer drying
Clean the lint
months,
if lint falls off the
screen
with
a
frequently,
buildup.
or more
to a residue
nylon
screen.
brush every six
if it becomes
clogged
To wash
1. Roll lint off the screen with your
2. Wet both sides of lint
screen
fingers.
with hot water.
3. Wet
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the
lint.
a nylon brush with hot water and liquid
detergent. Scrub lint screen with the brush to
remove
residue build up.
4. Rinse screen with hot water.
5.
Completely dry lint screen
Replace screen in dryer.
with
a
clean towel.
due
FEATURES AND BENEFITS
!
WARNING
-
To reduce the risk of
fire, electric shock,
SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS before
or injury to person,
operating this appliance.
read the IMPORTANT
DLE5911W / DLG5911W
DLE2511W / DLG2511W
DLE5932W / DLG5932W / DLE5932S / DLG5932S
DLE2532W / DLG2532W
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FEATURES AND BENEFITS
Starting
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Your
Explosion
Dryer
Hazard
Fire Hazard
Keep flammable materials and vapors,
such as gasoline, away from dryer.
Do not
dry anything
anything flammable
washing).
that has
on
it
ever
had
(even after
Failure to follow these instructions
result in
death, explosion,
or
fire.
can
No washer
can
completely
remove
oil.
Do not
dry anything that has ever had any
on it (including cooking oils).
Items containing foam, rubber, or plastic
must be dried on a clothesline or by using
an Air Cycle. Failure to follow these
type of oil
instructions
The
can
result in death
or
fire.
following is a guide to starting your dryer. Please
specific sections of this manual for more
refer to
detailed information.
1. Clean lint
screen
2. Place
laundry
"Loading."
before
into
3. Press the selected
dryer
or
after each
cycle.
and shut door. See
cycle pad. The preset settings
Dry Cycles or Manual Cycles will glow.
The estimated or actual cycle time (in minutes) will
show in the display.
for Sensor
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To
use a
Select
a
Sensor
Sensor
Stopping
Dry Cycle
To stop your
Dry Cycle.
Select DRY LEVEL to
you want the
load. As the cycle runs, the control senses the
dryness of the load and adjusts the time
automatically
for the selected
Select the desired
how
adjust
dry
dryness
level.
the door
To restart the
Press START/PAUSE
or
open the door.
Pausing
To pause the
Restarting
or
at any time
dryer
or
Dryer
at any time
Press START/PAUSE
Open
Options.
dryer
Your
press START/PAUSE
dryer
NOTE:
Close the door. Press START/PAUSE.
while
NOTE:
or
DRY LEVEL selections can only be made
using Sensor Dry Cycles. Selecting MORE Dry
LESS Dry automatically adjusts the sensed time
needed.
once.
Drying will continue from where the cycle was
interrupted if you close the door and press START
within 10 minutes. If the cycle is interrupted for more
than 10 minutes, the dryer will shut off. Select new cycle
settings before restarting the dryer.
Child Lock
This feature allows you to lock your settings to prevent
children from changing them. You can also use the child
lock feature to prevent unintended
cycle
or
option
changes during dryer operation.
To enable the Child Lock feature:
DLE5911W/G5911W
DLE2511W/G2511W
DLE5932W/G5932W
DLE2532W/G2532W
Press and hold RACK DRY and ANTI BACTERIAL for 2
seconds. A
DLE5932S/G5932S
To
use a
Select
a
Manual
Manual
turns off.
Dry Cycle
or
LESS TIME until the desired
time is
TIME and
BEEP Tone is heard, and CL is
Dry Cycle.
Press MORE TIME
drying
single
displayed. To unlock, press and hold RACK DRY and
ANTI BACTERIAL for 2 seconds. The indicator light
displayed. Tap MORE TIME or LESS
the time will change by 1 minute intervals.
NOTE: The MORE TIME
be used with Manual
Dry,
LESS TIME feature
or
Time
Dry
and Rack
can
Loading
Properly loading your dryer can lower your utility
prolong the life of your garments.
Loading suggestions
Load the
Dry
not
Cycles.
dryer by the
weight.
and
amount of space items take up,
their
by
Do not overload the
dryer.
This
causes uneven
wrinkling.
Super Capacity Dryers
Press TEMP. CONTROL until the desired
temperature indicator glows.
4.
(OPTIONAL STEP) If desired,
more details, see "Options."
5. Press START/PAUSE. Be
sure
the door is closed.
If you do not press START/PAUSE within 10
minutes of selecting the cycle, the dryer
automatically
Heavy
4
4
select OPTIONS. For
Work Clothes
2
jeans
workpants
sweatpants
2 sweatshirts
4 work shirts
Cotton/Towels
14 wash cloths
10 bath towels
10 hand towels
shuts off.
If you wish to end your
START/PAUSE, press
drying cycle
after
pressing
START/PAUSE again.
bill and
Normal
3 sheets (1 king, 2
4 pillowcases
3 shirts
3 blouses
twin)
9 T-shirts
9 shorts
10 handkerchiefs
drying
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FEATURES AND BENEFITS
Cycle Descriptions
SafetyInsrucio
Select the
drying cycle that matches the type of
drying.
Dry or Manual Preset Cycle Settings
load you are
(See Sensor
charts.)
Dry
Preset
Sensor
Dry
Cycles
Type
Load
Cycle Settings
Dry Cycles allow you to match the cycle to the
load you are drying. Each cycle dries certain fabrics at
the recommended temperature. A sensor detects the
automatically adjusts
optimal drying.
time for
Sensor
the
work clothes
Permanent press,
fabrics such
DELICATE
Sheets, lingerie, blouses
Cotton/Towel
cycle
to
ULTRA DELICATE
Exercise wear, sheer
curtains, lace
get medium-high heat for drying
denims, towels.
Low
36
Low
32
Extra Low
34
Normal
Use this
cycle
fabrics such
to
as
get medium heat for drying sturdy
clothes, casual clothes and
work
*
Estimated Time with SENSOR DRY LEVEL
jerseys.
Manual
synthetic
items.
Delicate
Use this cycle to get low heat for drying synthetic
fabrics, washable knit fabrics and no-iron finishes.
Ultra Delicate
Use this cycle to get extra low heat to gently dry items
such as lingerie, exercise wear, or sheer curtains.
(Normal) setting.
Cycles
Use Manual
Cycles to select a specific amount of drying
time and a drying temperature. When a Manual Cycle is
selected, the ESTIMATED TIME REMAINING display
shows the actual time remaining in your cycle. You can
change the actual time in the cycle by pressing MORE
TIME
or
LESS TIME.
Speed Dry
Use this cycle for drying
short drying time.
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synthetics
Perm. press
Use for permanent press and
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Medium
PERM. PRESS
cycle to get high heat for heavy
jeans, corduroys or work clothes.
cotton
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High
NORMAL
Corduroys,
Dry Cycle
Use this
Use this
Medium
COTTON/TOWEL
Denim pants, towel
Heavy Duty
as
54
High
Heavyweight, jeans
Sensor
moisture in the load and
Time*(Minutes)
Temp.
HEAVY DUTY
drying
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Sensor
small loads
or
loads that need
a
Freshen
Up
cycle to remove wrinkles from items, such as
clothes packed in a suitcase or items wrinkled from being
left in the dryer too long.
Use this
Air
Dry
Use the Air
heat such
Time
Dry
as
Modifier for items that
require drying
without
rubber, plastic and heat-sensitive fabrics.
Dry
cycle to complete drying if items are still damp after
an Sensor Dry Cycle. Time dry is also useful for drying
heavyweight and bulky items, such as bedspreads and work
Use this
clothes.
Manual Preset
Manual
Dry
Cycles
Type
Load
Modifiers
Cycle Settings
Default Time*
Temp.
(Minutes)
Use Modifiers to select temperatures for the Manual
Cycles. Press TEMP. CONTROL until the desired
temperature setting glows. Temperature modifiers
cannot be used with the Sensor
High
25
FRESHEN UP
Remove Wrinkles
Medium
20
AIR DRY
Air
SPEED DRY
TM
Dry Cycles.
SMALL LOADS
High
30
Dry
Options
You
can
customize your
cycles by selecting options.
When
using
Air
This chart shows
Dry
examples
of items that
be dried
can
using
AIR DRY.
Damp Dry Beep
when you want to remove lightweight items in
mixed load to prevent overdrying or remove
partially dry
items that may need
NOTE: The
the
Damp Dry Beep
Sensor Dry Cycles.
is
a
ironing.
only
available with
WRINKLE CARE
WRINKLE CARE
prevents wrinkles that form when
you cannot unload the dryer promptly at the end of
a cycle. During this option, the dryer will periodically
tumble.
Press WRINKLE CARE to get up to 3 hours of
heat-free, periodic tumbling at the end of a cycle.
Stop
WRINKLE CARE at any time
WRINKLE CARE
or
opening
the
by pressing
dryer door.
(Minutes)
Foam
20-30
rubber-pillows, padded bras,
stuffed toys
Plastic-Shower
curtains,
tableclothes
20-30
Rubber-backed rugs
40-50
Olefin, polypropylene,
Reset
cycle
Check to
to
sheer
see
that
coverings
pillows by
10-20
nylon
complete drying,
Shake and fluff
if needed.
are
hand
stitched.
securely
periodically during
the
cycle.
Dry
dry.
item
NOTE: Air
NOTE: If you do not select WRINKLE CARE, the
dryer stops after cool down.
Default Time*
of Load
Type
Select DAMP DRY BEEP to alert you that your
clothes are approximately 80% dry. This is useful
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completely.
Dry
Foam rubber
pillows
is not available with Sensor
are
slow to
Dry Cycles.
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FEATURES AND BENEFITS
RACK DRY
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option
can
be used with the HEAVY
only
COTTON/TOWELS and NORMAL
This
ANTI BACTERIAL process produces
temperature during the cycle.
heated
NOTE: Do not
dryer rack,
flows in
a
uniform
drying.
the heated air inside the
concentrated
pattern
dryer
option
reduces certain
use
this
to allow efficient and
DUTY,
cycles.
Use the RACK DRY for items that you do not want to
tumble dry, such as sweaters. When you use the
types of bacteria. The
cycle
high
delicate fabrics.
on
Use RACK DRY to select the desired
time.
use
Do not
1.
CUSTOM PROGRAM
the RACK DRY:
remove
the lint
screen.
Set up your favorite combination of
them here for one-touch recall.
door.
Open dryer
2. Place
dryer rack over the bottom of the dryer door
opening. Rest the rack on the dryer back ledge.
Push down
on
the frame front to
To store
a
1. Select
a
2.
lint
secure over
Change
settings
and
save
CUSTOM PROGRAM.
cycle
DRY LEVEL and TEMP. CONTROL.
3. Select OPTIONS you want.
screen.
4. Press and hold the CUSTOM PROGRAM.
3. Place wet items
on top of the rack. Allow space
around items for air to circulate. The rack does not
To recall your stored CUSTOM PROGRAM
move, but the drum will rotate. Make sure items do
not hang over the edges or between rack grill.
Press CUSTOM PROGRAM
pad,
then press
START/PAUSE.
4. Close the door.
5. Select RACK DRY and MORE TIME
TIME. Reset time
Refer to the
as
following
6. Select the desired
needed to
or
LESS
NOTE: Check the lint
temperature setting
Suggested Items
for Rack Drying
to match
Washable wool items
(block to shape and lay
flat on rack)
containing foam, rubber, or plastic must be dried
on a clothesline or by using the Air Dry
temperature setting. Refer to the following table.
To
dryer.
remove
of the
the
dryer rack,
lift it
straight
up and out
dryer.
The BEEPER controls the volume of the
beep
that is
indicated.
Press BEEPER to
signal.
on
remove
any lint
the rack.
adjust
the sound level
or
turn off
*
Temperature
Suggested
Setting
Time*
(Minutes)
Low
20
Stuffed toys (cotton or
polyester fiber filling)
Low/Ultra Low
20/30
Stuffed toys (foam
rubber filled)
Air
Dry/Ultra
50/30
Foam rubber
Air
Dry
50
Air
Dry
20
pillows
Tennis shoes
BEEPER
the
and
complete drying.
the fabrics in your load by pressing TEMP.
CONTROL (Air Dry-Ultra Low-Low). Items
7. Start the
screen
accumulated from items dried
table.
made when you press any of the buttons on the
control panel and the termination of any cycle is
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This
in place in your dryer.
packing material before
use.
To
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rack is
dryer
Remove and discard any
ANTI BACTERIAL
Reset time
as
needed to
complete drying.
Low
BEFORE YOU CALL FOR SERVICE
Troubleshooting Tips
money!
Save time and
Review the charts
the
on
following
pages first and you may not need to call for service.
Possible Causes
Problem
Dryer doesn't start
is
Dryer
unplugged
What To Do
?
Make
sure
the
dryer plug
is
pushed completely
into the
outlet.
Fuse is blown/circuit breaker is
?
tripped
Check the house fuse/circuit breaker box and
fuse
reset breaker. NOTE: Most electric
or
replace
dryers use
two fuses/breakers.
Fuse is blown/circuit breaker is
?
Dryer dosen't heat
tripped,
the
dryer
may tumble but not
fuse
heat
?
Gas service is off
Check the house fuse/circuit breaker box and
or
Make
fully
Dryer shakes
or
makes
noise
Some
shaking/noise is normal. Dryer
sitting unevenly
?
may be
Greasy spots
on
clothes
Improper
use
of fabric softener
Drying dirty
items with clean
Clothes
not
ones
?
?
?
were
completely
sure
dryer
as
to
an even
necessary until
Follow directions
Dirty
items
can
on
on
clothes
are
floor space,
are
Lint filter is full
?
Clean lint
Improper sorting
?
Sort lint
adjust leveling
or
even.
fabric softener
package.
stain clean items and the
wet appear after
washing procedures
Lint
and main shutoff
dryer
Sometimes stains which cannot be
clothes
clean
gas shutoff at
open.
Move
legs
replace
reset breaker.
screen
before
dryer.
seen
drying.
drying.
when the
Use proper
before each load.
producers (like chenille)
from lint collectors
(like corduroy).
Static
electricity
can
attract lint
Overloading
Paper, tissue,
etc. left in
No fabric softener
Static
was
pockets
used
See
?
Separate large
?
Empty
?
Try
a
fabric softener.
?
Try
a
fabric softener.
?
Adjust
?
Try
?
Automatic
occurs
suggestions
Overdrying
Synthetics, permanent
blends
Type
can cause
in this section under STATIC.
?
press, and
a
all
loads into smaller
pockets
before
controls for less
ones.
laundering
clothes.
drying.
fabric softener.
static
of heat
drying
of heat used
times will vary
according
to the
type
(electric, natural, or LP gas), size of load,
types of fabrics, wetness of clothes and condition of
Inconsistent
times
drying
exhaust ducts.
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Possible Causes
Problem
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Clothes take too
long to
Improper sorting
What To Do
?
dry
Large loads of heavy
(like beach towels)
fabrics
Controls
set
improperly
?
?
Lint Filter is full
?
?
obstructed
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or
ducting
Separate heavy items from lightweight items
(generally, a well-sorted washer load is a well-sorted
dryer load).
Large, heavy fabrics contain more moisture and take
longer to dry. Separate large, heavy fabrics into smaller
loads to speed drying time.
Match control
settings
to the load you
are
drying.
Clean lint filter before every load.
Check installation instructions for proper
ducting/venting.
?
Make
sure
ducting
clean, free of kinks and
is
obstructions.
?
Check to
?
Check the Installation Instructions to make
see
dryer venting
Blown fuses
or
tripped
circuit
?
breaker
loads
?
?
Clothes
are
Do not
sure
the
is correct.
put
more
than
washer load in the
one
dryer
at
time.
If you are drying only one or two items, add
items to ensure proper tumbling.
shorter
?
Select
?
Remove items while
a
Overdrying
wrinkled
damper operates easily.
Replace fuses or reset circuit breakers. Since most
dryers use 2 fuses/breakers, make sure both are
operating.
a
Underloading
if outside wall
drying
a
few
time.
they
still hold
a
slight
amount of
moisture.
Letting items
cycle ends
sit in
Some fabrics will
Clothes shrink
dryer
after
in
safely washed,
the dryer.
naturally
?
but will shrink
Telephone Numbers
SERVICE Call number
:
cycle
ends and fold
or
hang
1-877-714-7486
To avoid
shrinkage,
follow garment
care
labels
exactly.
can
?
Some items may be
pressed back
into
shape
after
drying.
?
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Remove items when
immediately.
shrink when washed. Others
be
?
If you are concerned about
item, do not machine wash
shrinkage
or
tumble
in
a
dry
particular
it.
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