for close clearances
your exhaust installation
Typical installations vent the dryer from the rear of the dryer.
Other installations are possible.
Venting systems come in many varieties. Select the type best for
your installation. Two close-clearance
installations are shown.
Refer to the manufacturer's
installation (also available with one offset elbow)
B. Periscope installation
D. Exhaust hood
F. Rigid metal or flexible metal vent
G. Vent length necessary to connect elbows
H. Exhaust outlet
Optional exhaust installations
This dryer can be converted to exhaust out the right side, left
side, or through the bottom. Contact your local dealer to have the
Cover unused exhaust
holes with the fo((owing
Contact your local dealer.
Failure to follow
these instructions can result in death,
shock, or serious
A. Standard rear offset exhaust installation
B. Left or right side exhaust installation
C. Bottom exhaust installation (not an option
with pedestal installations)
NOTE: The following kits for close clearance alternate
installations are available for purchase. For further information,
please call 1-800-4-MY-HOME
Part Number 26-49900
Periscope Installation (For use with dryer vent to wall vent
Part Number 26-49901 - Less than 5" (12.7 cm) mismatch
Part Number 26-49908 - 5" (12.7 cm) to 18" (45.72 cm)
Part Number 26-49904 - 18" (45.72 cm) to 29" (73.66 cm)
Part Number 26-49905 - 29" (73.66 cm) to 50" (127 cm)
for mobile home installations
The exhaust vent must be securely fastened to a noncombustible
portion of the mobile home structure and must not terminate
beneath the mobile home. Terminate the exhaust vent outside.
Determine vent path
Select the route that will provide the straightest and most
direct path outdoors.
Plan the installation to use the fewest number of elbows and
When using elbows or making turns, allow as much room as
Bend vent gradually to avoid kinking.
Use the fewest 90 ° turns possible.