Mode d'emploi Amana NTW4701BQ Lave-Linge - Notice page 10
REINSTALLING/USING WASHER AGAIN
To reinstall washer after non-use, vacation, winter storage,
1. Refer to “Installation Instructions” to locate, level, and
2. Before using again, run washer through the following
To use washer again:
1. Flush water pipes and hoses. Reconnect water inlet hoses.
Turn on both water faucets.
2. Plug in washer or reconnect power.
3. Run washer through Casual Regular cycle to clean washer
and remove antifreeze, if used. Use half the manufacturer’s
recommended amount of detergent for a medium-size load.
Electrical Shock Hazard
Plug into a grounded 3 prong outlet.
Do not remove ground prong.
Do not use an adapter.
Do not use an extension cord.
Failure to follow these instructions can result in death,
re, or electrical shock.
If you experience Possible Causes Solution
Vibration or Off-Balance
Check the following for
proper installation or see
“Using Your Washer”
Feet may not be in contact with the
oor and locked.
Front and rear feet must be in rm contact with oor, and washer
must be level to operate properly.
Washer may not be level. Check oor for exing or sagging. If ooring is uneven, a 3/4"
(19 mm) piece of plywood under your washer will reduce sound.
See “Level the Washer” in Installation Instructions.
Load could be unbalanced. Load dry garments in loose heaps evenly around basket wall.
Adding wet garments to washer or adding more water to basket
could unbalance washer.
Wash smaller loads to reduce imbalance.
Do not tightly pack. Avoid washing single garments.
Use the Normal Regular cycle and select Large Load Size for
oversized, non-absorbent garments such as comforters or
See “Cycle Guide” and “Using Your Washer.”
Objects caught in washer
Empty pockets before washing. Loose items such as coins
could fall between basket and tub or may block pump. It may be
necessary to call for service to remove items.
It is normal to hear metal items on clothing such as metal snaps,
buckles, or zippers touch against the basket.
Gurgling or humming Washer may be draining water. It is normal to hear the pump making a continuous humming
sound with periodic gurgling or surging as nal amounts of water
are removed during the Drain/Spin cycles.
Humming Load sensing may be occuring. You may hear the hum of the sensing spins after you have
started the washer. This is normal.
First try the solutions suggested here or visit our website at www.amana.custhelp.com -
In Canada www.amanacanada.ca for assistance and to possibly avoid a service call