Choose your exhaust installation type
Recommended exhaust installations
Typical installations vent the dryer from the rear of the dryer.
Other installations are possible.
F. Rigid metal or flexible metal vent
G. Vent length necessary to connect elbows
D. Exhaust hood
H. Exhaust outlet
Optional exhaust installations
Cover unused exhaust holes with the following kit:
Contact your local dealer.
Failure to follow these instructions can result in death,
fire, electrical shock, or serious injury.
This dryer can be converted to exhaust out the right side, left
side, or through the bottom. Contact your local dealer to have the
A. Standard rear offset exhaust installation
B. Left or right side exhaust installation
C. Bottom exhaust installation (not an option
with pedestal installations)
Plan Vent System
Alternate installations for close clearances
Venting systems come in many varieties. Select the type best for
your installation. Two close-clearance installations are shown.
Refer to the manufacturer's instructions.
A. Over-the-top installation (also available with one
B. Periscope installation
NOTE: The following kits for close clearance alternate
installations are available for purchase. Please see the
"Assistance or Service" section to order.
Part Number 4396028
Periscope Installation (For use with dryer vent to wall vent
Part Number 4396037 - 0" (0 mm) to 18" (457 mm)
Part Number 4396011 - 18" (457 mm) to 29" (737 mm)
Part Number 4396014 - 29" (737 mm) to 50" (1270 mm)
Special provisions for mobile home installations
The exhaust vent must be securely fastened to a noncombustible
portion of the mobile home structure and must not terminate
beneath the mobile home. Terminate the exhaust vent outside.
Determine vent path
Select the route that will provide the straightest and most
direct path outdoors.
Plan the installation to use the fewest number of elbows and
When using elbows or making turns, allow as much room as
Bend vent gradually to avoid kinking.
Use the fewest 90° turns possible.