GE Built-In Dishwasher GSD5124DBB user guide

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Liquid detergents or rinse agents recommended for use in a dishwasher and keep them out of the reach of children. Cascade

Automatic Dishwashing

Detergent has been approved for use in all GE dishwashers.

? Load light, plastic items so they will not become dislodged and drop to the bottom of the dishwasher they might come into contact with the heating element and be damaged.

Read and follow this

Safety Information carefully.

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Safety Information

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.

LOAD SELECTIONS

POTS NORMAL

HI TEMP HI TEMP HEATED

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Control Settings

Load Selections

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

POTS & PANS 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.

NORMAL For loads of everyday dishes and glassware with medium soils.

LIGHT WASH For dishes with light soils.

CHINA CRYSTAL For lightly soiled china and crystal.

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RINSE ONLY 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.

HI TEMP Turns on the heater in all postrinse and final rinse cycles to help prevent spotting

RINSE on dishware. This option may be turned ON or OFF during the wash cycle.

HI TEMP Energizes the heater to boost water temperature in all prewash and main wash fill

WASH cycles. Recommended for use with heavily soiled dishes. Option may be turned ON or OFF during the wash cycle.

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HEATED DRY Shuts off the drying heat option. Dishes air dry naturally and energy is saved. You can prop the door open after the CLEAN light illuminates.

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.

LOCK 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

DELAY START You can delay the start of a wash cycle for up to 8 hours. Press 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 at the correct time. Pressing the

START/RESET button will cancel the DELAY START selection.

NOTE: If you forget to latch the door a reminder signal 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 the motor stops, you can reprogram and restart the dishwasher. This will take approximately 90 seconds.

Close and latch the door. Touch the START/RESET pad to begin the cycle. Water fill begins and approximately 40 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

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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.

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

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Flashing display lights.

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What It Means

What To Do

This is normal.

The START/RESET pad has been pressed.

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

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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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

Cycle Sequence

(approx.) (approx.)

POTS & PANS

Prewash Prewash Prewash Main wash Postrinse Postrinse Final rinse

Prewash Prewash Main wash Postrinse Postrinse Final rinse

LIGHT WASH

Prewash Main wash Postrinse Postrinse Final rinse

CHINA CRYSTAL 8.3 gal.

Prewash Main wash Postrinse Postrinse Final rinse

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RINSE ONLY

Cycle Sequence

Drying Options:

HEATED DRY ON. Available on all wash cycles except RINSE ONLY.

Add approximately 30 minutes to the cycle.

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

Troubleshooting Tips

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Safety Information

Using the dishwasher.

Check the Water Temperature

Operating Instructions

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