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Wash cycles – WashSmart™ washer

Your WashSmart™ washer has a number of wash cycles to suit your laundering needs. Selecting the most appropriate cycle for each particular wash load will help ensure you get the best possible wash result.

Cycle

Designed for

Wash Time *

Wash Action

Wash Temp

Rinse

Spin Speed

Spin Time **

Regular***

For normally soiled everyday cotton loads, eg t-shirts, shorts, shirts.

11 minutes

Regular

Warm/Cold Spray/Deep Rinse

1100 rpm

6 minutes

Heavy

Recommended cycle for heavily soiled durable garments, eg tea towels, children’s clothes.

13 minutes

Heavy Warm Spray/Deep Rinse

1100 rpm

6 minutes

Delicate

Designed for delicate lightly soiled clothes.

5 minutes

Delicate Warm/Cold Spray/Deep Rinse

300 rpm

2 minutes

Wool

Designed for machine washable woollen items.

5 minutes

Wool Warm/Cold Spray/Deep Rinse

700 rpm

4 minutes

Allergy

Recommended cycle for people with skin and other sensitivities.

11 minutes

Regular

Hot Spray/2 Deep rinses

1100 rpm

6 minutes

Quick

For washing lightly soiled garments in a faster time.

5 minutes

Regular

Warm/Cold Spray/Deep Rinse

1100 rpm

2 minutes

* Refers to the agitation time in the ‘wash’ part of the cycle, not the total time taken to complete a cycle.

** Refers to the length of time when at the maximum spin speed.

*** The ‘Regular’ cycle with ‘Auto’ water level, ‘Warm/Cold’ wash temp, ‘1000’ spin speed and ‘Eco-Rinse’ selected is the recommended water and energy saving cycle for normally soiled, everyday washing.

For users in markets with cold supply only, the wash temperature will default to cold wash temperature.
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