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Wash Cycles

 

WH2424F model

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Your 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 wash result.

Cycle Designed For Description Max. Load Size Default Wash Temp Max. Wash Temp  Default Spin Speed (rpm) Max. Spin Speed (rpm)
Cottons Normally soiled everyday cotton loads, eg whites. A comprehensive cycle specifically designed for
cottons
17.6lbs
(8kg)
Warm Extra Hot 1400 1400
Everyday Normally or lightly soiled everyday items eg towels, sheets, sweatshirts, t-shirts A faster cycle designed for mixed loads with normal soiling.

17.6lbs

(8kg)

Warm Extra Hot 1400 1400
Heavy Heavy soiled durable
garments eg tea towels, rugby shorts
A stronger, hotter wash for more durable items.

17.6lbs

(8kg)

Hot Extra Hot 1400 1400
Delicate Delicate, lightly soiled items, eg tops, blouses. Gentler wash with more water to look after delicate items

8.8lbs

(4kg)

Warm Hot 500 500
Perm Press Minimizing creasing eg shirts, trousers. Less spinning with
‘Wrinkle Free’ option to help minimize the need for ironing.

8.8lbs

(4kg)

Warm Hot 800 800
Bulky Washing bulky items. A warm, gentle wash and slow spin for special care of bulky items.

8.8lbs

(4kg)

Hot Extra Hot 800 800
Sanitize** Asthma sufferers
and people with skin
sensitivities.
Hot wash to kill dust mites and extra rinses to remove all traces of detergent.

17.6lbs

(8kg)

Extra Hot Extra Hot 1400 1400
Wool* Machine washable
woolen items.
Extra gentle wash action that complies with Wool mark Apparel Care criteria.

4.4lbs 

(2kg)

Warm Warm 800 800
Quick Lightly soiled garments. A quick cycle for lightly soiled loads.

8.8lbs

(4kg)

Warm Hot 800 1400
Sports Cotton/synthetic sports clothing. A cycle tailored to
washing sports type clothing.

8.8lbs

(4kg)

Warm Warm 1100 1400
Rinse Items that require rinsing only. Two rinses followed by a spin

17.6lbs

(8kg)

Cold Cold 1400 1400
Spin Spinning wet items. Spin only

17.6lbs

(8kg)

N/A N/A 1400 1400
Drum Clean Maintaining the cleanliness of your washer. A hot cycle to remove any residues inside the washer - Extra Hot Extra Hot 1100 1100
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* Woolmark Apparel Care
The wool wash cycle of this machine has been approved by The Woolmark Company for the washing of machine washable wool products provided that the products are washed according to the instructions on the garment label and those issued by the manufacturer of these washing machines M1528.

** The Sanitize cycle water temperatures CANNOT be changed. The Sanitize cycle is certified by NSF International, an independent third party testing and certification organization.

The Sanitize certification verifies that the cycle reduced 99.9% of bacteria typically found in residential laundry and that no significant contamination is transferred to subsequent washer loads. Only the Sanitize cycle has been designed to meet the requirements of NSF Protocol P172 for sanitizing effectiveness.

WH2424P model

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Your 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 wash result.

Cycle Designed For Description Max. Load Size Default Wash Temp Max. Wash Temp Default Spin Speed (rpm) Max. Spin Speed (rpm)
Cottons Normally soiled everyday cotton loads, eg whites A comprehensive cycle specifically designed for
cottons.
17.6lbs
(8kg)
Warm Extra Hot 1400 1400
Everyday Normally or lightly soiled everyday items eg towels,
sheets, sweatshirts,
t-shirts.
A faster cycle designed for mixed loads with normal soiling. 17.6lbs
(8kg)
Warm Extra Hot 1400 1400
Heavy Heavy soiled durable garments eg tea towels, rugby shorts. A stronger, hotter wash for more durable items. 17.6lbs
(8kg)
Hot Extra Hot 1400 1400
Delicate Delicate, lightly soiled items, eg tops, blouses. Gentler wash with more water to look after delicate items. 8.8lbs
(4kg)
Warm Hot 500 800
Perm Press Minimizing creasing eg shirts, trousers. Less spinning with
‘Wrinkle Free’ option to help minimize the need for ironing.
8.8lbs
(4kg)
Warm HOt 800 800
Bulky Washing bulky items A warm, gentle wash and slow spin for special care of bulky items. 8.8lbs
(4kg)
Hot Extra Hot 800 800
Sanitize Asthma sufferers
and people with skin sensitivities.
Hot wash to kill dust
mites and extra rinses to remove all traces of detergent.
17.6lbs
(8kg)
Extra Hot Extra Hot 1400 1400
Handwash Very delicate lightly soiled garments, eg woolens. Very gentle wash action for extra special items. 4.4lbs
(2kg)
Cool Warm 500 800
Quick Lightly soiled garments. A quick cycle for lightly soiled loads. 8.8lbs
(4kg)
Warm Hot 800 1400
Sports Cotton/synthetic sports clothing. A cycle tailored to
washing sports type
clothing.
8.8lbs
(4kg)
Warm Warm 1100 1400
Rinse Items that require rinsing only. Two rinses followed by a spin. 17.6lbs
(8kg)
Cold Cold 1400 1400
Spin Spinning wet items. Spin only. 17.6lbs
(8kg)
N/A N/A 1400 1400
Drum Clean Maintaining the
cleanliness of your
washer.
A hot cycle to remove any residues inside the washer. - Extra Hot Extra Hot 1100 1100
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