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Whirlpool W10301450A-SP Installation Instructions Manual

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ElECTRIC DRYER InSTAllATIon InSTRuCTIonS
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Tenga listo su número de modelo completo. Puede encontrar el número de modelo y de serie dentro de la cavidad superior de la puerta.
W10300460A
W10301450A-SP
27" WIDE moDElS - u.S.A. onlY

Table of Contents

DRYER SAFETY ......................................................................... 2
InSTAllATIon REquIREmEnTS ............................................. 3
Tools and Parts ...................................................................... 3
location Requirements ......................................................... 3
Electrical Requirements ........................................................ 4
Install leveling legs .............................................................. 5
Electrical Connection ............................................................ 6
Venting Requirements ......................................................... 11
Plan Vent System ................................................................. 12
Install Vent System .............................................................. 13
level Dryer ........................................................................... 13
Connect Vent ........................................................................ 13
Complete Installation .......................................................... 14
Reverse Door Swing (optional) .......................................... 14
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  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    Tenga listo su número de modelo completo. Puede encontrar el número de modelo y de serie dentro de la cavidad superior de la puerta. DRYER SAFETY ... 2 InSTAllATIon REquIREmEnTS ... 3 W10300460A W10301450A-SP www.whirlpool.com Table of Contents Tools and Parts ... 3 location Requirements ...
  • Page 2: Dryer Safety

    Your safety and the safety of others are very important. We have provided many important safety messages in this manual and on your appliance. Always read and obey all safety messages. This is the safety alert symbol. This symbol alerts you to potential hazards that can kill or hurt you and others. All safety messages will follow the safety alert symbol and either the word “DANGER”...
  • Page 3: Installation Requirements

    InSTAllATIon REquIREmEnTS Tools and Parts Gather the required tools and parts before starting installation. Read and follow the instructions provided with any tools listed here. Flat-blade screwdriver ■ ■ #2 Phillips head ■ screwdriver ■ Adjustable wrench that ■ ■ opens to 1"...
  • Page 4: Electrical Requirements

    Installation clearances: The location must be large enough to allow the dryer door to open fully. Dryer Dimensions " 43" (603 mm) (1092 mm) (1092 mm) " (749 mm) (749 mm) 27" (687 mm) A. Large opening side-swing door B. Wide opening hamper door *Most installations require a minimum 5½"...
  • Page 5: Install Leveling Legs

    A 4-wire power supply connection must be used when the ■ dryer is installed in a location where grounding through the neutral conductor is prohibited. Grounding through the neutral is prohibited for (1) new branch-circuit installations, (2) mobile homes, (3) recreational vehicles, and (4) areas where local codes prohibit grounding through the neutral conductors.
  • Page 6: Electrical Connection

    Power Supply Cord WARNING Fire Hazard use a new ul listed 30 amp power supply cord. use a ul listed strain relief. Disconnect power before making electrical connections. Connect neutral wire (white or center wire) to center terminal (silver). Ground wire (green or bare wire) must be connected to green ground connector.
  • Page 7 3. Install strain relief. Style 1: Power supply cord strain relief Remove the screws from a 3/4" (19 mm) UL listed strain relief ■ (UL marking on strain relief). Put the tabs of the two clamp sections (C) into the hole below the terminal block opening (B) so that one tab is pointing up (A) and the other is pointing down (D), and hold in place.
  • Page 8 3. Connect neutral ground wire (E) and the neutral wire (C) (white or center wire) of power supply cord under center, silver-colored terminal block screw (B). Tighten screw. 4. Connect ground wire (F) (green or bare) of power supply cord to external ground conductor screw (A).
  • Page 9 5. Insert tab of terminal block cover into slot of dryer rear panel. Secure cover with hold-down screw. 6. You have completed your electrical connection. Now go to “Venting Requirements.” 4-wire connection: Direct Wire ImPoRTAnT: A 4-wire connection is required for mobile homes and where local codes do not permit the use of 3-wire connections.
  • Page 10 3-wire connection: Direct wire use where local codes permit connecting cabinet-ground conductor to neutral wire. Direct wire cable must have 5 ft. (1.52 m) of extra length so dryer can be moved if needed. Strip 3½" (89 mm) of outer covering from end of cable. Strip insulation back 1"...
  • Page 11: Venting Requirements

    4. Connect the other wires to outer terminal block screws. Tighten screws. 5. Tighten strain relief screws. 6. Insert tab of terminal block cover into slot of dryer rear panel. Secure cover with hold-down screw. 7. Connect a separate copper wire (G) from the external ground conductor screw (A) to an adequate ground, as determined by a qualified electrician.
  • Page 12: Plan Vent System

    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 vent and catch lint. Do not use duct tape. Clamp Exhaust: Recommended hood styles. Acceptable hood style.
  • Page 13: Install Vent System

    Periscope Installation (For use with dryer vent to wall vent ■ mismatch): Part Number 4396037 - 0" (0 mm) to 18" (460 mm) mismatch Part Number 4396011 - 18" (460 mm) to 29" (737 mm) mismatch Part Number 4396014 - 29" (737 mm) to 50" (1270 mm) mismatch Special provisions for mobile home installations: The exhaust vent must be securely fastened to a noncombustible...
  • Page 14: Complete Installation

    Complete Installation 1. Check that all parts are now installed. If there is an extra part, go back through the steps to see which step was skipped. 2. Check that you have all of your tools. 3. Dispose of/recycle all packaging materials. 4.
  • Page 15 6. Be certain to keep cardboard spacer centered between doors. Reattach outer door panel to inner door panel so handle is on the side where hinges were just removed. 7. Attach door hinges to dryer door so that the larger hole is at the bottom of the hinge.
  • Page 16 W10300460A W10301450A-SP © 2009 12/09 All rights reserved Printed in U.S.A.

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