TABLE OF CONTENTS TABLE DES MATIÈRES Page Page DRYER SAFETY ............... 2 SÉCURITÉ DE LA SÉCHEUSE ..........35 INSTALLATION REQUIREMENTS ........... 5 EXIGENCES D’INSTALLATION ..........38 Tools and Parts ..............5 Outils et pièces ..............38 Dimensions/Clearances ............6 Dimensions/Distances de dégagement ......39 Venting Requirements ............
DRYER SAFETY WARNING: FIRE OR EXPLOSION HAZARD Failure to follow safety warnings exactly could result in serious injury, death, or property damage. – Do not store or use gasoline or other ammable vapors and liquids in the vicinity of this or any other appliance.
DRYER SAFETY IMPORTANT: The gas installation must conform with local codes, or in the absence of local codes, with the National Fuel Gas Code, ANSI Z223.1/NFPA 54, or the Natural Gas and Propane Installation Code, CSA B149.1. The dryer must be electrically grounded in accordance with local codes, or in the absence of local codes, with the National Electrical Code, ANSI/NFPA 70, or the Canadian Electrical Code, Part 1, CSA C22.1.
INSTALLATION REQUIREMENTS Venting Requirements Elbows: 45° elbows provide better air ow than 90° elbows. Good Better Clamps: 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.
INSTALLATION REQUIREMENTS Vent Hoods 4" (102 mm) Diameter Exhaust Hoods Exhaust hood must be at least 12" (305 mm) from the ground or any object that may be in the path of the exhaust (such as owers, rocks, bushes, or snow). Box Hood Louvered Hood Angled Hood...
INSTALLATION REQUIREMENTS If an Exhaust Hood Cannot be Used Multiple Dryer Venting The outside end of main vent should have a sweep elbow A main vent can be used for venting a group of dryers. The directed downward. main vent should be sized to remove 5663 l/min. (200 CFM) of air per dryer.
INSTALLATION REQUIREMENTS Gas Dryer Installation Requirements Location Requirements Recessed Area and Closet Installation Instructions This dryer may be installed in a recessed area or closet. For recessed area and closet installations, minimum clearances can be found on the warning label on the rear of the dryer or in “Dimensions/Clearances.”...
INSTALLATION REQUIREMENTS Electrical Requirements Gas Dryer Grounding GROUNDING INSTRUCTIONS For a grounded, cord-connected dryer: ■ This dryer must be grounded. In the event of malfunction or breakdown, grounding will reduce the risk of electric shock by providing a path of least resistance for electric current. This dryer is equipped with a cord having an equipment- grounding conductor and a grounding plug.
INSTALLATION REQUIREMENTS Gas Supply When installed above 10,000 feet (3048 m), a four percent WARNING (4%) reduction of the burner B.T.U. rating shown on the model/ serial plate is required for each 1,000 foot (305 m) increase in elevation. For assistance when converting to other gas types and/or installing above 10,000 feet (3048 m) elevation, contact your local service company.
INSTALLATION REQUIREMENTS Type of Gas This dryer is equipped for use with natural gas. It is design- certi ed by CSA International for propane and butane gases with appropriate conversion. No attempt shall be made to convert dryer from gas speci ed on serial/rating plate for use with a different gas without consulting the serving gas supplier.
INSTALLATION REQUIREMENTS Electric Dryer Installation Requirements Location Requirements The dryer must be exhausted outdoors. 48 in. (310 cm 3" (76 mm) Front Closet Front Closet View Door View door Your dryer can be installed in a basement, laundry room, 3" or recessed area.
INSTALLATION REQUIREMENTS Electrical Requirements – U.S.A. only (cont.) Electrical Connection Electric Dryer Power Supply Cord To properly install your dryer, you must determine the type of electrical connection you will be using and follow the instructions provided for it here. This dryer is manufactured ready to install with a 3-wire electrical supply connection.
INSTALLATION REQUIREMENTS Direct Wire If connecting by direct wire: Power supply cable must match power supply (4-wire or 3-wire) and be: Flexible armored cable or nonmetallic sheathed copper cable (with ground wire), covered with exible metallic conduit. All current-carrying wires must be insulated. 10-gauge solid copper wire (do not use aluminum).
INSTALLING LEVELING LEGS, COIN SLIDE, AND COIN BOX 2. Screw in leveling legs The coin slide mechanism, control panel lock and key, and coin box lock and key are not included and are available from Examine leveling legs and nd diamond usual industry sources.
INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS – GAS DRYER Make Gas Connection 1. Remove red cap from gas pipe on back of dryer. 2. Connect gas supply to dryer. Use a pipe thread compound approved for the type of gas supplied. If exible metal tubing is used, be certain there are no kinks.
INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS – ELECTRIC DRYER Electric Dryer Electrical Connections Strain Relief Remove Terminal Block Cover Direct Wire Strain Relief 1. Insert strain relief. 2. Insert conduit into strain relief and tighten clamp. Power Supply Cord Strain Relief 1. Insert strain relief. 2.
INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS – ELECTRIC DRYER Connection Options Power Cord Direct Wire 4-wire receptacle (NEMA Type 14-30R) 4-wire direct 3-wire receptacle (NEMA Type 10-30R) 3-wire direct Connecting 4-Wire Connection: Power Supply Cord IMPORTANT: A 4-wire connection is required for mobile homes and where local codes do not permit the use of 3-wire connections.
INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS – ELECTRIC DRYER Connecting 3-Wire Connection: Power Supply Cord Standard Power Cord Connectors 2. Connect neutral wire to center terminal block. Flanged Spade Connector Ring Connector Connecting Neutral Wire 1. Loosen or remove center terminal block screw. 3. Connect remaining wires with outer terminal block screws. Connecting 4-Wire Connection: Direct Wire IMPORTANT: A 4-wire connection is required for mobile Connecting Ground and Neutral Wires...
INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS – ELECTRIC DRYER Connecting 4-Wire Connection: Direct Wire (cont.) Connecting Ground and Neutral Wires (cont.) Connecting Remaining Wires 2. Connect ground and neutral wire to center terminal block. 4. Connect remaining wires to outer terminal block. Connecting Direct Wire Ground 3.
INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS – ELECTRIC DRYER Connecting 3-Wire Connection: Optional Use for direct wire or power supply cord where local codes do not permit connecting cabinet-ground conductor to neutral wire. Connecting Neutral Wire 1. Remove center terminal block screw. Also remove neutral 3.
LEVELING 2. Grip dryer from top and rock back and forth, making sure all Leveling your dryer properly reduces excess noise and vibration. four feet are rmly on oor. Repeat, rocking dryer from side to side. If dryer rocks, adjust leveling feet. 1.
REVERSING DRYER DOOR SWING (OPTIONAL) Remove the Door Assembly 4. Lift the inner door assembly off outer door assembly. 1. Place a towel or soft cloth on top of dryer or work space to avoid scratching of the surface. 2. Remove 3 of the 4 screws that hold the door hinge on the front panel of the dryer.
REVERSING DRYER DOOR SWING (OPTIONAL) Reverse Hinge Replace the Door Assembly 1. Use a small at-blade screwdriver to remove 2 plug strips 1. Place the inner door assembly inside the outer door from the inner door. Slide the head of the screwdriver under assembly.
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ELECTRONIC CONTROL SETUP INSTRUCTIONS PRICE NOTE: After the dryer has been installed and plugged in, Fixed Cycle With Top Off Pricing (available for use with coin drops or card readers only) the display will show “0 MINUTES.” After the door has been opened and closed, the display will show the vend price.
ELECTRONIC CONTROL SETUP INSTRUCTIONS How to Use the Buttons to Program the Controls Code Explanation 1. The COTTON/WHITES button is used to adjust the values 6. 06 REGULAR CYCLE PRICE associated with set-up codes. Pressing the button will When the d.xx is set to d.00, this 6.xx value represents 6.
ELECTRONIC CONTROL SETUP INSTRUCTIONS Code Explanation Code Explanation SPECIAL PRICING OPTIONS SPECIAL PRICE STOP HOUR 2. 00 8. 00 NOTE: Uses military time – 24 hr. clock. This option is either SELECTED ‘ON’ or NOT SELECTED ‘OFF’. 8. 00 This is the stop hour; select 0–23 hours. Select STOP 2.
ELECTRONIC CONTROL SETUP INSTRUCTIONS Code Explanation Code Explanation VALUE OF COIN 2 PRICE SUPPRESSION OPTION C. 20 L. 00 This option is either Selected ‘ON’ or Not Selected C. 20 This represents the value of coin 2 in number ‘OFF’. This option causes the customer display to of nickels: 20 = $1.00.
ELECTRONIC CONTROL SETUP INSTRUCTIONS Diagnostic Codes Dryer Diagnostic Mode If the set-up mode is entered and one of the following has This mode is entered by pressing COLORS/DELICATES for one previously occurred, the appropriate diagnostic code will be second while in either of the set-up codes 6.xx or 7.xx or with a in the display.
ELECTRONIC CONTROL SETUP INSTRUCTIONS Help Mode Submenu Display Step Indication Explanation 1h.XX Help Code 1, where XX is the help code number. * 2h.XX Help Code 2, where XX is the help code number. * 3h.XX Help Code 3, where XX is the help code number.
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