Kenmore Elite 61553 7.3 cu. ft. Electric Dryer with Dual-Opening Door - Metallic Silver user guide

Laundry Day Made Easy Take on weekly laundry without breaking a sweat with the spacious metallic silver Kenmore Elite 7.3 cu. ft. electric dryer. This dryer with dual-opening door tilts or swings open for easy access when loading or unloading. Worried about the big event? With Steam Refresh, this gas dryer ensures your clothes will come out ready-to-wear every time. Lots of Room for Large Loads This 7.3 cu. ft. capacity perfect for family-sized laundry, from bedding and towels to jeans and school clothes Handle bulkier items, like rugs and puffy comforters, with ease The Power of Steam Accela Steam™ technology reduces wrinkles, odors and static cling Steam Refresh™ reduces odors and relaxes wrinkles for less ironing Steam Sanitize cycle eliminates 99.9% of certain bacteria, so you can sanitize items like pillows, garments and bedding Static Shield™ uses steam to virtually eliminate static cling and the need for dryer sheets Easy Access A dual opening dryer door can tilt open for quick and easy loading or swing open for easy access when unloading Care for Your Clothes Sensor Dry Technology automatically senses and adapts the temperature and time to prevent over-drying Wrinkle Guard® option tumbles clothes after the cycle is over to help prevent wrinkles from setting in 5 temperature settings give your laundry the care it needs Convenient by Design The end-of-cycle signal lets you know when your cycle is over A drum light illuminates the interior of your dryer so you can easily see your clothes LED electronic controls for easy, no-hassle operation
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS

SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS FOR INSTALLATION

To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, or injury to persons when using this appliance, follow basic precautions, including the following:

Properly ground dryer to conform with all governing codes and ordinances. Follow details in the installation instructions. Electrical shock can result if the dryer is not properly grounded.

Remove all packing items and dispose of all shipping materials properly. Failure to do so can result in death, fire, explosion, burns, or death.

Place dryer at least 18 inches above the floor for a garage installation. Failure to do so can result in fire, explosion, burns, or death.

Before use, the dryer must be properly installed as described in this manual. Electrical shock can result if the dryer is not properly grounded.

Keep all packaging from children. Packaging material can be dangerous for children. There is a risk of su?ocation.

Install and store the dryer where it will not be exposed to temperatures below freezing or exposed to the weather.

Do not install near items that produce heat or open flame such as stoves or cooking ovens. Failure to follow this warning can cause product deformation, smoke and

All repairs and servicing must be performed by an authorized service technician unless specifically recommended in this Owners Guide. Use only authorized factory parts. Failure to follow this warning can cause serious injury, fire, electrical shock, or death.

Do not place candles or cigarettes on top of the product. Failure to follow this warning can cause product deformation, smoke and fire.

To reduce the risk of electrical shock, do not install the dryer in humid spaces. Failure to follow this warning can cause serious injury, fire, electrical shock, or death.

Remove all protective vinyl film from the product.

Failure to do so can cause product deformation, smoke

Connect to a properly rated, protected, and sized power circuit to avoid electrical overload. Improper power circuits can melt, creating risk of electrical shock and/or fire hazard.

Exhaust/Ducting:

Gas dryers MUST be exhausted to the outside. Failure to follow these instructions can result in fire or death.

The dryer exhaust system must be exhausted to the outside of the dwelling. If the dryer is not exhausted outdoors, some fine lint and large amounts of moisture will be expelled into the laundry area. An accumulation of lint in any area of the home can create a health and fire hazard.

Use only rigid metal or flexible metal 4 inch diameter duct inside the dryer cabinet or for exhausting to the outside. Use of plastic or other combustible ductwork can cause a fire. Punctured ductwork can cause a fire if it collapses or becomes otherwise restricted in use or during installation.

Ductwork is not provided with the dryer, and you

should obtain the necessary ductwork locally. The end cap should have hinged dampers to prevent backdraft when the dryer is not in use. Failure to follow these