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I have bought a house with an Inglis Royal 100 clothes dryer in it. I am not sure which of the 5 temp settings is the high heat. From left to right it goes from yellow to brown to red. I can't find the manual on line - Inglis must be under some other company's umbrella. Any help you can give me would be appreciated. Margaret mlwalline@gmail.com

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Red means hot and yellow means warm according to the washer Royal 100 manual. There is no explanation in the dryer manual

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Greetings mlwalline, I am wondering the same thing. Mine is also 2nd hand. I was fine with using the button on the farthest left, the yellow button, but now I need to be sure I've got the hottest setting because of a bed bug problem. One would think that red would be for the hottest setting, but the permanent press button is also red, and I would have thought that would have needed a much cooler setting.
Anyway, i am surpised there is so little info on the net about this.
I am using the yellow setting for now, and will switch to the red after about 30 mins.

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Try this website, they may have what you need.
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