Tools and Parts
Gather the required tools and parts before starting
installation. Read and follow the instructions provided
with any tools listed here.
(direct wire installations)
1/4" nut driver
Adjustable wrench that
opens to 1" (25 mm) or
hex-head socket wrench
#2 Phillips screwdriver
(new vent installations)
Caulking gun and
compound (for installing
new exhaust vent)
Leveling legs (4)
Parts package is located in dryer drum. Check that all parts
Check local codes. Check existing electrical supply and venting,
and read "Electrical Requirements" and "Venting Requirements"
before purchasing parts.
Mobile home installations require metal exhaust system
hardware, available for purchase from the dealer from whom
you purchased your dryer. For further information, please
reference the "Assistance or Service" section of the "Dryer
If using a power supply cord:
Use a UL listed power supply cord kit marked for use with
clothes dryers. The kit should contain:
A UL listed 30-amp power supply cord, rated 120/240 volt
minimum. The cord should be type SRD or SRDT and be
at least 4 ft. (1.22 m) long. The wires that connect to the
dryer must end in ring terminals or spade terminals with
A UL listed strain relief.
You will need:
A location allowing for proper exhaust installation.
See "Venting Requirements."
A separate 30 amp circuit.