All about the Use & Care of your Dryer TA B L E O F C O N T E N T S Important Safety Instructions ..............................2-4 Solutions to Common Problems ....................... 19-20 Features ...............................................................5 Warranty ............................................................ 21 Operating Instructions ...................................... 6-14 Notes ................................................................. 22 Dryer Settings Chart ..
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS WARNING WARNING Please read all instructions before using this dryer. Recognize safety symbols, words and labels Safety items throughout this manual are labeled with a WARNING or CAUTION based on the risk type as described below: Definitions This is the safety alert symbol. It is used to alert you to potential personal injury hazards. Obey all safety messages that follow this symbol to avoid possible injury or death.
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IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS PROTECT CHILDREN • Do not allow children to play on or in the dryer. Close supervision of children is necessary when the dryer is used near children. As children grow, teach them the proper, safe use of all appliances. • Destroy the carton, plastic bag and other packing materials after the dryer is unpacked. Children might use them for play. Cartons covered with rugs, bedspreads or plastic sheets can become airtight chambers. • Keep laundry products out of children’s reach.
FEATURES Cycle Selector LCD Display Control Lock Reversible Door Drum Light Large Surface Moisture Sensor Door Latch Exhaust Channel Outlet Door Strike Adjustable Leveling Legs Heavy Duty Drying Rack* Lint Filter Stacking Kit for Mounting on Matching Washer* *Not all models come with drying rack and stacking kit from the factory. They may be purchased as accessories.
OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS Normal Operating Sounds A You may or may not hear the following sounds from your new dryer: A. WATER VALVE (Steam models only.) The flow of water is controlled by electric solenoids. During operation there may be a clicking sound as the valve opens and closes to control the water flow. B. SUSPENSION ROLLERS The dryer drum is supported by a set of suspension rollers. At times there may be a thumping or rolling sound when the dryer starts.
OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS Operating Your Dryer, continued 2 Check that the lint filter is clean and in place. Í NOTE If a setting is not available for the cycle selected, the indicator will not light. • Adjustments made to a cycle will be remembered and recalled each time that cycle is selected in the future. To return to factory settings, press these two buttons at the same time and hold until the signal sounds. 3 Load the dryer and close the door. 4 • Load items loosely.
OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS allergy mixed load normal ultra capacity casual towels quick dry bulky delicates time dry heavy sanitize max high high normal normal low low air dry damp wrinkle release line dry delay start chime shrink guard control lock casual quick dry allergy delicates steam refresh normal time dry towels specialty cycles heavy/ bulky Specialty Cycles may include, but not limited to: ready steam system sanitize max 90 high high 75 normal normal 60 low low
OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS Cycle Selection, continued Auto Dry Cycles Auto Dry cycles take the guesswork out of selecting the correct drying time for each load. Moisture sensing bars at the back of the dryer drum sense the moisture level of the load as it tumbles through the heated air. With Auto Dry cycles, the load will automatically be dried at the selected temperature to the desired dryness level. Auto Dry cycles save time and energy and protect fabrics.
OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS Specialty Cycle Selection casual quick dry allergy ready steam system delicates steam refresh normal time dry towels specialty cycles heavy/ bulky sanitize max 90 high high 75 normal normal 60 low low 30 air dry damp touch up wrinkle release line dry delay start add steam anti static control lock casual mixed load normal towels heavy/ bulky quick dry delicates steam refresh time dry specialty cycles ready steam system wrinkle release sanitize max 90 hig
OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS Cycle Settings For best results Follow the fabric care label instructions on items to be dried. Appropriate drying Temperature, Dryness Level and Options will automatically be displayed for each cycle. The settings can be changed before the cycle is started. Drying Temperature To change the preset temperature, press the Temp button to scroll to the desired setting. To protect your fabrics, not all temperatures are available with every cycle.
OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS Cycle Options To add options, press the corresponding options buttons to illuminate the selections desired. To delete options, press the options buttons again and the indicator lights will turn off. Some Options require a “Press & Hold” effort to activate or deactivate the secondary function. Not all options are available on every model. To protect your fabrics, not all options are available with every cycle. If an option is not appropriate for the cycle, the indicator will not light.
OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS Cycle Options, continued Wrinkle Release Select Wrinkle Release if the dried load might not be removed promptly at the end of the cycle. The dry load will continue tumbling without heat to help reduce wrinkling. When Chime is selected, a beep will be heard periodically. The load may be removed any time during Wrinkle Release. Line Dry Select this option to simulate hanging your laundry in a summer breeze combined with the wrinkle-releasing benefits of tumble action.
OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS Other Features Drying Rack (on select models) Use the drying rack for items which should not be tumble dried. Insert the rack into the dryer drum, resting the back support on the moisture sensor bars and the front legs on the air grill. Place items to be dried on top of the rack, leaving space between items and not allowing them to hang over the sides or through the holes. The weight should not exceed 10 lbs (4.5 kg).
DRYER SETTINGS CHART allergy mixed load normal ultra capacity casual towels quick dry bulky delicates time dry heavy sanitize max high high normal normal low low air dry damp wrinkle release line dry delay start chime shrink guard control lock Time Dry (15-75 min) Time Dry (90 min) Delicates Quick Dry Casual Jeans (on select models) 9 9 9 Mixed Load (on select models) Allergy Towels 9 9 9 Normal Bulky Heavy These Temperatures, Dryness levels and Options are available with
DRYER SETTINGS CHART casual quick dry allergy ready steam system delicates steam refresh normal time dry towels specialty cycles heavy/ bulky sanitize max 90 high high 75 normal normal 60 low low 30 air dry damp touch up wrinkle release line dry delay start add steam anti static control lock These Temperatures, Dryness levels and Options are available with the following cycles: Active Wear Stuffed Toys Kids Wear Jeans Time Dry (90) 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 Warm Up (on select models
DRYER SETTINGS CHART casual quick dry mixed load ready steam system delicates steam refresh normal time dry towels specialty cycles heavy/ bulky wrinkle release sanitize max 90 high high 75 line dry normal normal 60 delay start low low 30 air dry damp touch up chime shrink guard anti static control lock Warm-Up Active Wear Stuffed Toys Kids Wear Pet Bed 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 Jeans Time Dry (90) Specialty Cycles Time Dry (touch up/15 - 75) Steam Refresh Delicates Quick
CARE AND CLEANING WARNING FIRE HAZARD A clothes dryer produces combustible lint. The dryer must be connected to an outdoors exhaust. Regularly inspect the outdoor exhaust opening and remove any accumulation of lint around the opening and in the surrounding area. WARNING To reduce risk of fire or serious injury to persons or property, comply with the basic warnings listed in the Important Safety Instructions and those listed below.
SOLUTIONS TO COMMON PROBLEMS Common Drying Problems Many drying problems involve poor cleaning results, poor soil and stain removal, residues of lint and scum, and fabric damage. For satisfactory drying results, follow these suggestions provided by The Soap and Detergent Association. PROBLEM POSSIBLE CAUSES SOLUTIONS PREVENTIVE MEASURES Greasy, oily stains • Fabric softener sheet. • Rub fabric softener stains with bar soap. Rinse and rewash. • Add a few bath towels to small loads for proper tumbling.
SOLUTIONS TO COMMON PROBLEMS Avoid Service Checklist Before calling for service, review this list. It may save both time and expense. The list includes common occurrences that are not the result of defective workmanship or materials in this dryer. OCCURRENCE POSSIBLE CAUSE SOLUTION Dryer does not start. Electrical power cord is not securely plugged in or plug may be loose. Make sure the plug fits tightly in wall outlet. House fuse blown or circuit breaker tripped.
MAJOR APPLIANCE WARRANTY INFORMATION Your appliance is covered by a one year limited warranty. For one year from your original date of purchase, Electrolux will pay all costs for repairing or replacing any parts of this appliance that prove to be defective in materials or workmanship when such appliance is installed, used and maintained in accordance with the provided instructions. Exclusions This warranty does not cover the following: 1.