45° elbows provide better airflow than 90° elbows.
Use clamps to seal all joints.
Exhaust vent must not be connected or secured with screws
or other fastening devices that extend into interior of duct
and catch lint. Do not use duct tape.
Improper venting can cause moisture and lint
to collect indoors, which may result in moisture damage
to woodwork, furniture, paint, wallpaper, and other items.
Improper venting may also lead to housecleaning and health
Vent products can be purchased from your dealer or by calling
Whirlpool Service. For more information, see "Assistance
or Service" section in your Use and Care Guide.
pLaN VeNT SySTeM
Choose your exhaust installation type
Recommended exhaust installation:
Standard rear-exhaust hook-up
Optional exhaust installations:
If you prefer, dryer may be converted to exhaust out right side,
left side, or through bottom. You must contact your local dealer
to have dryer converted.
Alternate exhaust installations (for close clearance):
Over-the-top installation (also
available with one offset elbow)