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Maytag 3RLGR5437 Installation Instructions Manual

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Installations Instructions
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Installer: Leave Installation Instructions
with the homeowner.
Homeowner: Keep Installation
Instructions for future reference.
For best performance, install dryer
according to Installation Instructions.
Failure to complete installation as
instructed could void warranty.
Save Installation Instructions for local
inspector's use.
Set to operate on NATURAL GAS.
Set to operate on NATURAL GAS (see Technical Specification). For L.P.
gas conversion (butane or propane), see "Gas supply" section. Before
installation, check that the local distribution conditions, nature of gas and
pressure, and the adjustment of the appliance are compatible. If in doubt,
then installer must contact the gas supplier.
This appliance must be installed in accordance with the rules in force, and
used only in a sufficiently ventilated space. Consult instructions before
installation and use of this appliance.
Installation, service or conversion for use on other gas supplies must
be done by a competent installer, service agency or the gas supplier.
Have questions about your dryer?
Call your dealer or local authorized service company.
When you call, you will need the dryer model number
and serial number. Both numbers are on the
model/serial rating plate located in the door well behind
the dryer door and on front of opening.
Record the numbers here for handy reference:
Model No.
Serial No.
Part No. 8528096



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  • Page 1: Gas Dryer

    Installations Instructions Dryer for model: 3RLGR5437 Set to operate on NATURAL GAS. Part No. 8528096 IMPORTANT: Introduction Read and save these Set to operate on NATURAL GAS (see Technical Specification). For L.P. gas conversion (butane or propane), see “Gas supply” section. Before instructions.
  • Page 2: Before You Start

    Before you start... Tools and materials Venting needed for Vent System Your safety and the safety of installation... others are very important. 100 mm (4") metal exhaust vent must We have provided many important be used. safety messages in this manual •...
  • Page 3: Dryer Location And Dimensions

    Dimensions shown with feet extended 2.5 cm (1") from bottom of dryer. Dryer location and 27.9 cm (11") dimensions An electrical outlet is required within 1.4 m (4-1/2 feet) for the power supply cord WARNING 35.6 cm (14") door clearance 109.5 cm (43-1/8") 3.8 cm...
  • Page 4: Electrical Requirements

    (20 feet). Pipe-joint compounds resistant Electrical requirements Gas supply to the action of L.P gas must be used. Gas connection to the dryer itself should be made by means of a flexible gas WARNING WARNING hose suitable for the appliance and gas category.
  • Page 5: Exhaust Requirements

    An exhaust hood should cap the Plan the exhaust vent Exhaust requirements exhaust vent to prevent exhausted air installation from returning to the dryer. Exhaust outlet hood WARNING 30.5 cm must be at least 30.5 (12") min. cm (12 inches) from the ground or any object that may be in the path of the...
  • Page 6 Determine vent length 2. Determine the number of elbows you Prepare dryer will need. Preferred — 3. In the column listing the type of WARNING metal vent you are using (rigid or flexible), find the maximum length of metal vent on the same line as the Excessive Weight Hazard number of elbows.
  • Page 7 manual shutoff valve Read the Use and Care Guide to Level dryer “open” position fully understand your new dryer. Select a Dryer must be level to reduce noise full heat cycle (not the air cycle) and to dryer start dryer. After five minutes, open dryer and assure proper performance.
  • Page 8: Moving Dryer To A New Location

    Moving dryer to a new location? Check with your gas supplier or dealer to confirm that your dryer is equipped with the correct burner for the particular type of gas in your new location. Burner information is specified on the model/serial rating plate. Shut off electrical supply to dryer.