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Post# 49357   11/17/2004 at 14:07 (6,698 days old) by man316dara ()        

anyone got any feedback on the ultra rinse system or how it works?just wondering

Post# 49368 , Reply# 1   11/17/2004 at 15:59 (6,698 days old) by scott55405 ()        

Hi, our Sears toploader has this feature. All it really is is the revival of the multiple spray rinses that was used in the belt driven machines.

Earlier direct drive machines if I remember correctly had only one spray between wash and rinse. These machines have two spin spray rinses and each side of the deep rinse. The belt drive machines used 4 on each side, but I think these sprays are slightly longer than the belt drive's.

Post# 49388 , Reply# 2   11/17/2004 at 19:23 (6,698 days old) by appnut (TX)        

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Scott, my 86 LK only has a spray rinse between wash & rinse on PP. Other cycles, no spray rinse after the wah. All have a single spray rinse after the deep rinse.

Post# 49390 , Reply# 3   11/17/2004 at 19:39 (6,698 days old) by scott55405 ()        

Oh Ok Bob, I remembered that there was only one spray, just not where it took place!

Post# 49410 , Reply# 4   11/18/2004 at 00:11 (6,698 days old) by golittlesport (California)        

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after the deep rinse, that single spray rinse as the tub starts to spin is to try to remove the crud laying on top of the clothes from the neutral drain. :-)

Post# 49432 , Reply# 5   11/18/2004 at 12:20 (6,697 days old) by partscounterman (Cortez, Colorado)        
spin rinsing

My old Kenmore 90 series(I called it a Lady)DD didn't spin rinse enough to suit me. So I grabbed the hose out of the washtub and made MY own spin rinse!
I'm glad they added the extra rinses

Post# 49457 , Reply# 6   11/18/2004 at 17:45 (6,697 days old) by gansky1 (Omaha, The Home of the TV Dinner!)        

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Spin-Spray frequency has varied over the years, I've seen them with sprays after the wash and rinse, some with spray only after the rinse and some with two sprays after the rinse. I'm glad they are offering models that have this feature, flushing out some of the muck before the deep rinse has to help.

Post# 49548 , Reply# 7   11/19/2004 at 21:36 (6,696 days old) by agiflow-action ()        

Yes,my current KM has the 4 rinses.2 in each spin at 15 seconds apiece.It rinses better than the earlier DD Whirlpool prior to this machine and that machine had only had one spray per spin.

Post# 49585 , Reply# 8   11/20/2004 at 14:32 (6,695 days old) by appnut (TX)        

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Richie, my 86 LK DD starst spinning for about 2-4 seconds b4 the spray rinse starts. It aws a part of that specific timer design. leslie has told me if the timer were to need replacing, the new timer wiould have the water start coming in as it starts spinning.

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