An exhaust hood should cap the vent to keep rodents and
insects from entering the home.
Must be at least 12" (305 mm) from ground or any object
that may obstruct exhaust (such as ﬂowers, rocks, bushes,
Do not use an exhaust hood with a magnetic latch.
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.
Plan Vent System
Choose your exhaust installation type
Recommended exhaust installation:
Optional exhaust installations:
This dryer can be converted to exhaust out the right side, left side
(all models except long vent), or through the bottom. If you prefer,
you may contact your local dealer to have the dryer converted.
A. Standard rear offset exhaust installation
B. Left- or right-side exhaust installation
C. Bottom exhaust installation
Rigid metal or
ﬂexible metal vent