GE® Built-In Dishwasher GSD3460GSS user guide

Piranha™ hard food disposer.
HEAVY/NORMAL START

WATER SAVER

PLATE WARMER

(HEATED DRY ON)

(HEATED DRY OFF) RINSE ONLY

Consumer Support

CYCLE SELECTIONS

& PANS NORMAL

HI TEMP HI TEMP HEATED

Control Settings

POTS & PANS/

HEAVY WASH

For heavily soiled dishes or cookware with dried-on or baked-on soils. Everyday dishes may be included.

This cycle will not remove burned-on foods.

(on some models)

NORMAL WASH

SHORT WASH

(on some models)

For quickly washing loads of everyday dishes with medium soils that have not dried on, such as loads consisting mostly of glasses.

For dishes with light soils.

Operating Instructions

WATER SAVER

LIGHT WASH

For loads of everyday dishes, glasses and cookware with medium soils. NOTE: Many dishes have lighter soil than normal. Choosing a cycle other than NORMAL WASH will save energy and water.

(on some models)

RINSE ONLY

PLATE WARMER

HOT PREWASH

CHINA CRYSTAL

For rinsing partial loads that will be washed later. Do not use detergent.

For warming clean dishes and serving plates. This cycle will take approximately 30 minutes.

Preheats wash water to the correct temperature.

For lightly soiled china and crystal.

(on some models)

The light above the selected pad will be ON to indicate which OPTION has been selected.

Safety Instructions

Turns on the heater in all postrinse and final rinse cycles to help prevent spotting on dishware. This option may be turned ON or OFF during the wash cycle.

(on some models)

Energizes the heater to boost water temperature in all prewash and main wash fill cycles. Recommended for use with heavily soiled dishes. Option may be turned ON or OFF during the wash cycle.

HEATED DRY

Shuts off the drying heat option. Dishes air dry naturally and energy is saved.

HEATED DRY

Turns the heater on for fast drying. This cycle will extend the time to your wash cycle by 30 minutes.

NOTE: Cannot be selected with RINSE ONLY cycle.

(on some models)

DELAY HOURS

(on some models)

You can delay the start of a wash cycle for up to 8 hours. Press the DELAY HOURS pad to choose the number of hours you want to delay the start of the cycle, then press START/RESET. The machine will count down and start automatically at the correct time. Pressing START/RESET a second time will cancel the

DELAY HOURS selection.

NOTE: If you forget to fully close the door, a reminder signal will beep until you do so.

To change a cycle after washing starts, touch the START/RESET pad to cancel the cycle. After water is pumped out and the motor stops, you can reprogram and restart the dishwasher. This will take approximately 90 seconds.

Consumer Support

(on some models)

When the LOCK pad is touched twice within 3 seconds, all pads become inoperative. You can lock the controls to prevent any selections from being made. Or you can lock the controls after you have started a cycle or selected

DELAY START so the cycle or DELAY START is not interrupted.

Children cannot accidentally start dishwasher by touching pads with this option selected.

To unlock the dishwasher after it has been locked, touch the LOCK pad twice within 3 seconds. The light above the LOCK pad will turn off.

Troubleshooting Tips

NOTE: On GSD3900 model, the light above the selected pad will be ON to indicate which OPTION has been selected.

Start (Models with a Dial)

Slowly turn the Dial to the START or ON position, or the selected cycle. Dont turn it past the START, ON or cycle position, or you could accidentally miss a rinse.

There is a time delay between start-up and water fill so you will not hear any wash action right away.

? Latch the door to begin the cycle.

Control Settings

Start (Models without a Dial)

Close and latch the door. Touch the START/RESET pad to begin the cycle. Water fill begins and approximately 60 seconds later the wash action begins.

NOTE: The dishwasher remembers your last cycle so you dont have to reprogram each time.

When the dishwasher is loaded and the door latch is in the locked position, the control panel lights will be ON and display the last settings you selected.

Operating Instructions

Safety Instructions

About the dishwasher control panel.

If you dont want to change any of the settings, simply touch the START/RESET pad to begin the cycle.

Also, if a power failure occurs, NORMAL and HEATED DRY will automatically be programmed. Make any new selections and touch the START/RESET pad to begin the cycle.

Clean (Model GSD3900 only)

Customer Service

Troubleshooting Tips

Installation

Instructions

This light is illuminated when a wash cycle is complete. The light will stay ON until the door is opened.

Safety Instructions

Control Settings

Cycle Chart

Cycle Time (min.)

Hot PreWash Option1

Normal Wash

Drying/Plate Warmer

Rinse Only

Hot Start Option1

Heavy Wash

Normal Wash

Short Wash

Rinse Only

Drying/Plate Warmer

Hot Start Option1

Heavy Wash

Normal Wash

Short Wash

Rinse Only

Drying/Plate Warmer

Hot PreWash Option1

Heavy Wash

Normal Wash

Water Saver

Rinse Only

Drying/Plate Warmer

Hot PreWash Option1

Heavy Wash

Normal Wash*

Water Saver*

Rinse Only*

Drying/Plate Warmer

Hot PreWash Option1

Pots & Pans

Heavy Wash

Normal Wash*

Water Saver*

Rinse Only*

Drying/Plate Warmer