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Whirlpool 8316557 Installation Instructions Manual page 11

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Three-wire connection...
DIRECT WIRE OR
POWER SUPPLY CORD
Three-wire power supply cord must
have three, No.-10 copper wires and
match a three-wire receptacle of NEMA
Type 10-30R.
Direct wire power supply cable must be
prepared as shown in "Preparing the
wire" of the three-wire connection
direct-wire steps above.
If codes permit and a separate ground
wire is used, it is recommended that a
qualified electrician determine that the
ground path is adequate.
7.
To exhaust dryer, see Exhaust
requirements, Pages 3-4. Connect
exhaust vent to dryer exhaust outlet
and exhaust hood using 4" (10.2 cm)
clamps. Use caulking to seal exterior
wall opening around exhaust hood.
8.
Carefully move dryer into final
position. Place level on top of the
dryer, first side to side; then front to
back. If the dryer is not level, adjust
the legs of the dryer up or down until
the dryer is level.
9.
Plug power supply cord into
grounded outlet or connect direct
wire to power supply.
Turn power supply on.
Where local codes Do Not permit
connecting cabinet-ground conductor to neutral wire:
4.
Remove center terminal block
screw.
5.
Remove the appliance harness
ground wire (green with yellow
stripes) from the external ground
connector screw. Connect
appliance harness ground wire and
the neutral wire (white or center) of
the power supply cord/cable under
the center, silver-colored terminal
block screw. Tighten screw.
6.
Connect the other wires to outer
terminal block screws. Tighten
screws.
7.
Tighten strain relief screws.
8.
Insert tab of terminal block cover
into slot of dryer rear panel. Secure
cover with hold-down screw.
10.
Check dryer operation (some
accumulated time may be on the
timer due to factory testing).
Pull timer-set button left. (Operating
time will accumulate per number of
depressions and type of timing cam
used.) Push START/RESTART button.
Using a full heat cycle (not the air
cycle), let the dryer run for at least
five minutes.
Note: Dryer door must be closed for
dryer to operate. When door is open,
dryer stops, but timer continues to run.
To restart dryer, close door and push
START/RESTART button.
Three-wire receptacle
9.
After reattaching the terminal
cover, connect a separate copper
ground wire from the external
ground connector screw to an
adequate ground.
11.
make sure lint screen is clean.
12.
it to complete a full heat cycle (not
air cycle) to make sure it is working
properly.
If drying time is too long,
Now start the dryer and allow
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