GE Profile™ Built-In Dishwasher GSD4020ZBB user guide

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? Do not touch the heating element during or immediately after use.

Read and follow this

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About the dishwasher control panel.

You can locate your model number on the tub wall just inside the door.

Throughout this manual, features and appearance may vary from your model.

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CYCLE SELECTIONS

Control Settings

Cycle Selections

The light above the selected pad will be ON to indicate which CYCLE

SELECTION has been selected.

NORMAL 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 will save energy and water.

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POT SCRUBBER For heavily soiled dishes or cookware with dried-on or bakedon soils. Everyday dishes may be included. This cycle will not remove burned-on foods.

LIGHT WASH For dishes with light soils.

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RINSE & HOLD For rinsing partial loads that will be washed later. Do not use

detergent with this cycle.

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

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

HI TEMP WASH Energizes the heater in all prewash 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 options. Dishes air dry naturally and energy is

OFF saved. You can prop the door open after the light goes ON below the word

HEATED DRY Turns the heater on for fast drying. This option will extend the time to your

ON wash cycle by 30 minutes. NOTE: This cannot be selected with RINSE &

HOLD cycle.

LOCK When the LOCK pad is touched twice within three 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 pads after they have been locked, touch the LOCK pad twice within three seconds. The light above the LOCK pad will turn off.

DELAY START You can delay the start of a wash cycle for up to six hours. Press and hold the DELAY START pad to choose the number of hours you want to delay the start of the cycle. The machine will count down and start automatically will beep until you do so.

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

The light above the START/RESET pad will be ON to indicate that it has been selected.

Touch the START/RESET pad to begin the cycle. There is a time delay between start-up and water fill so you will not hear any wash action right away.

The cycle is complete when the light is ON below the word CLEAN.

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NOTE: The dishwasher remembers your last cycle so you dont have to reprogram each time. When the dishwasher is loaded and door latch is in the locked position, the control panel lights will be ON and will display the last settings you selected. 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 ON will automatically be programmed. Make any new selections and touch the

START/RESET pad to begin the cycle.

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About the dishwasher cycle sequence.

You can locate your model number on the tub wall just inside the door.

Throughout this manual, features and appearance may vary from your model.

Cycle Sequence

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Cycle Sequence

Prewash Prewash Prewash Main wash Prerinse Prerinse Final rinse

POT SCRUBBER

Prewash Prewash Prewash Main wash Prerinse Prerinse Final rinse

LIGHT WASH

Prewash Prewash Prewash Main wash Prerinse Prerinse Final rinse

RINSE & HOLD

Prewash Prewash Prewash Main wash Prerinse Prerinse Final rinse

Drying Options:

HEATED DRY ON. Available on all wash cycles except RINSE & HOLD.

Add approximately 32 minutes to the cycle.

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HEATED DRY OFF. Drying heater is turned off. Dishes dry naturally.

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Flashing control panel lights.

Flashing Lights

This is normal. The

START/RESET pad has been pressed.

Allow the dishwasher to drain and reset before you start a new wash cycle.

Control error

Press the START/RESET pad to turn off the beeper.

If the CLEAN light continues to flash, call for service.

Control error

Press the START/RESET pad to turn off the beeper and the dishwasher will attempt to reset. Then restart the wash cycle. If this error continues, call for service.

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What to do

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Using the dishwasher.

Check the Water Temperature

Operating Instructions

The entering water must be at least 120F. and not more than

150F., for effective cleaning and to prevent dish damage. Check the water temperature with a candy or meat thermometer. Turn on the hot water faucet nearest the dishwasher, place the thermometer in a glass and let the water run continuously into the glass until the temperature stops rising.

Using a Rinse Agent

A rinse agent, such as JET-DRY, makes water flow off the di