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Speclal provisions for mobile homes:
Exhaust
vent must be securely
fastened
to a noncombustible
portion
of mobile
home and must not terminate
beneath
the
mobile
home. Terminate
exhaust
vent outside.
iNSTALL VENT SYSTEM
1.
install exhaust
hood
2
12" rain.
__(305 ram)
Moblie
Home Exhaust installation
Determine
vent path:
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Select route that will provide
straightest
and most direct
path outdoors.
Plan installation
to use fewest
number
of elbows
and turns.
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When
using elbows
or making
turns, allow
as much room
as possible.
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Bend vent gradually
to avoid
kinking.
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Use as few 90 ° turns as possible.
Determine
vent length
and elbows needed
for best drying
performance:
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Use following
Vent System Chart
to determine
type of vent
material
and hood combinations
acceptable
to use.
NOTE:
Do not use vent runs longer
than
those specified
in Vent System Chart.
Exhaust systems longer
than those
specified
will:
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Shorten
life of dryer.
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Reduce performance,
resulting
in longer
drying
times
and increased energy
usage.
The Vent System Charts
provide
venting
requirements
that will
help achieve
best drying
performance.
Vent System Chart
Number
of
Type of vent
Angled
90 ° elbows
hoods
0
Rigid metal
64 ft. (20 m)
1
Rigid metal
54 ft. (16.5 m)
2
Rigid metal
44 ft. (13.4 m)
3
4
Rigid metal
Rigid metal
35 ft. (10.7 m)
27 ft. (8.2 m)
NOTE:
Bottom
exhaust installations
have a 90 ° turn inside the
dryer. To determine
maximum
exhaust
length,
add one 90 °
turn to the charts.
Install exhaust hood and use caulking
compound
to seal
exterior
wall opening
around
exhaust
hood.
Connect
vent to exhaust
hood
Vent must fit over the exhaust
hood. Secure vent to exhaust
hood with 4" (102 mm) clamp.
Run vent to dryer
location
using
straightest
path
possible.
Avoid
90 ° turns. Use clamps
to seal
all joints.
Do not use duct tape,
screws, or other fastening
devices
that extend
into interior of vent to secure vent,
because
they can catch
lint.
CONNECT INLET HOSES
For non-steam
models,
skip to "Connect
Vent."
The dryer
must be connected
to the cold water
faucet
using
the new inlet hoses. Do not use old hoses.
1.
Turn cold water
off,
remove
and
replace
rubber
washer
Turn cold water
faucet
off and remove
washer inlet hose.
Remove old rubber
washer
from
inlet hose and replace
with new rubber
washer.
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