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What should I do when drying time keeps increasing?

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  • Not Drying/Long Dry Time
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  • Dryers
  • Last Updated 27/04/2015

What should I do when drying time keeps increasing?




cause Cause


       - Drying time varies depending on load, spin level, or cleanliness of a filter.



how to fix How to fix


       - Dryer detects progress in Sensor Dry mode and controls total drying time,
          therefore the time displayed earlier
may change.


       - A sensor detects dryness when displayed remaining time is six minutes for an gas dryer
         and 11 minutes for an electric dryer
 to control drying time. 


            gas operated, electric operated dryer


       - Drying time can increase at this time, and it may change few times depending
         on progress and amount of laundry during a cycle

       - If the laundry is not completely dried even after drying for a maximum number of hours, 
         add time in Manual Drying or Timed Drying.

         how to add time



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