How do I use the detergent drawer compartments in my washing machine?

Last Update Date : Apr 24. 2018

Detergent Drawer Compartments

Your washing machine has different compartments for different detergents and washing aids. Ensure you add the correct type of detergent to the correct department when operating the machine.

The detergent drawer differs slightly by model. 

Looking for different information? Click here for information on cleaning the detergent drawer or see the bottom of this article for a list of related content. 

Detergent drawer (type one)

How do I use the detergent drawer compartments in my washing machine?

Main wash compartment: Detergent for the main wash, water softener, pre-soaking agent, bleach and stain remover

 

Softener compartment: Fabric softener (do not fill higher than the line indicated by MAX)

 

Prewash compartment: Detergent for prewash or starch

 

We do not recommend using tablet or capsule type detergents, or detergents using a ball or net, when washing large items.

Detergent drawer (type two)

How do I use the detergent drawer compartments in my washing machine?

Main wash compartment: Detergent for the main wash, water softener, pre-soaking agent, bleach and stain remover

 

Softener compartment: Fabric softener (do not fill higher than the line indicated by MAX)

 

Prewash compartment: Detergent for prewash or starch

 

We do not recommend using tablet or capsule type detergents, or ball or net types. Dilute highly-enriched or concentrated agents before applying.

Auto-dispense unit

Models with an auto-dispense unit dispense an appropriate amount of detergent and fabric softener into the drum according to the course and cycle.

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