FRIGIDAIRE 134431300D User Manual
Dryer operating instructions, Before operating your dryer, Cycle selection
PN 134431300D (0801)
DRYER OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS
The estimated drying time will be displayed for about
5 minutes. Then the outside of the display will
light up in a circular track to indicate the drying
time is automatically being determined by the
sensors. When the load has reached the selected
dryness level, it will continue to tumble, unheated,
during a Cool Down period. This helps reduce
wrinkling and makes items easier to handle during
unloading. The estimated Cool Down time will be
Drying time varies depending on size and dampness
of load and fabric type. If the load is too small or
almost dry, the sensing bars may not detect enough
moisture to continue the cycle and the cycle may
end after a few minutes. Select a Timed Dry setting
to dry such loads.
Room temperature and humidity, type of installation
and electrical voltage or gas pressure can also affect
Select this Auto Dry cycle for towel loads.
Select this Auto Dry cycle for cotton items.
Select this Auto Dry cycle for cottons and blends
with a no-iron finish.
Select this Auto Dry cycle for knits and delicate
Before Operating Your Dryer
Read your dryer Owner’s Guide. It has impor-
tant safety and warranty information. It also has
many suggestions for best drying results.
To reduce the risk of fire, electric
shock or injury to persons, read the IMPORTANT
SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS in your dryer Owner’s
Guide before operating this appliance.
Read “Drying Procedures” in your Owner’s Guide.
It explains these operating steps in detail.
1. Prepare items for drying.
2. Check that lint filter is clean and in place.
3. Load the dryer. If desired, add a dryer fabric
softener sheet. Close the door.
4. Select the appropriate cycle and settings for
• Turn the Cycle Selector knob to select the
cycle.The estimated drying time will be
• Suitable drying temperature, dryness level and
options will automatically be indicated for each
cycle. To change the temperature and dryness
level, press TEMP and DRYNESS until the
desired selections are made.
• To select an option, press OPTIONS until the
indicator for a desired option flashes and press
Select. Follow the same steps to delete an
• If a dryness level or option is not available for a
cycle,it will not light.
• Changes made to the cycle will automatically
be remembered the next time that cycle is
• See the “Dryer Settings Chart” for more details.
5. Press START to begin the cycle.
• To pause the cycle or change settings, press
Pause/Cancel once. “PAU” will be displayed
alternately with the estimated drying time. To
resume the cycle, press START.
• To stop or change the cycle, press Pause/
6. A signal will sound at the end of the cycle and
periodically during Press Saver when the Cycle
Signal option is selected. When the cycle ends,
remove items immediately and hang or fold.
7. Clean the lint filter after every load. The Clean
Lint Filter indicator will light at the end of the
cycle as a reminder.
Turn the Cycle Selector knob to the desired cycle.
For best results, follow the fabric care label
instructions on items to be dried. To change the
selection after the cycle has begun, press Pause/
Cancel twice, select a new cycle and press
START. Just turning the knob to another selection
will not change the cycle. The signal will beep
and the status lights will flash, but the original cycle
Auto Dry cycles take the guesswork out of drying
time. Loads dried using the Towels, Normal, Perm
Press and Delicate cycles will dry automatically
at the selected temperature to the desired dryness
level. The dryer uses sensing bars to sense the
moisture level of the load as it tumbles through
heated air. Auto Dry cycles save time and energy
and protects fabrics.