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20 Installation
Electrical connection
(non-Canada) - 4 wire cord
WARNING
ELECTRICAL SHOCK HAZARD
Failure to disconnect power source
before servicing could result in personal
injury or even death.
WARNING
ELECTRICAL HAZARD
Label all wires prior to disconnection when
servicing controls. Wiring errors can cause
improper and dangerous operation. Verify
proper operation after servicing.
1. Turn off power supply to outlet.
2. Remove the screw securing the
terminal block access cover in the
lower corner on the back of the dryer.
3. Install a UL-approved strain relief
according to the power cord/strain
relief manufacturer's instructions in
the power cord entry hole below the
access panel. At this time, the strain
relief should be loosely in place.
4. Thread an UNPLUGGED, UL-
approved, 30 amp. power cord, NEMA
14-30 type DRT or SRDT, through the
strain relief.
5. Disconnect the internal (WHITE) dryer
harness ground wire from the (GREEN)
ground screw next to terminal block.
6. Attach the ground (GREEN) power
cord wire to the cabinet with the
ground (GREEN) screw. Tighten the
screw securely.
7. Move the internal dryer harness ground
(WHITE) wire to the terminal block
and attach it along with the neutral
(WHITE) power cord wire conductor
to center, SILVER colored terminal on
the terminal block. Tighten the screw
securely.
8. Attach the RED and BLACK power
cord conductors to the outer, BRASS
colored terminals on the terminal block.
Tighten both screws securely.
4-wire receptacle
(NEMA type 14-30R)
WARNING
ELECTRICAL SHOCK HAZARD
DO NOT make a sharp bend or crimp
wiring/conductor at connections.
9. Follow manufacturer's guidelines for
firmly securing the strain relief and
power cord.
10. Reinstall the terminal block cover.
30 AMP
NEMA 14-30
NOTE
If a terminal screw falls during cord
installation, it can be retrieved in the
terminal screw recovery slot below the
access panel.
Move internal ground (WHITE)
wire to neutral (SILVER)
terminal for 4-wire system.
GREEN
ground screw
GREEN
ground wire
BLACK or
RED power wire
Neutral
Ground
(WHITE
(GREEN
wire)
wire)
Access
Cover Screw
Terminal
Block
Line 2
(BRASS Terminal)
Neutral
(SILVER Terminal)
Line 1
(BRASS Terminal)
Internal Ground
(GREEN Screw)
Install UL-Approved
Strain Relief Here
Terminal Screw
Recovery Slot
Neutral
terminal
WHITE
neutral wire
BLACK
or RED
power wire

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