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Location Of Washer; Drain System - Whirlpool 2DLSQ7533JQ4 Installation Instructions

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Location of washer:

Hot and cold water faucets: Should be within
3-1/2 feet (106.7 cm) of upper right hand corner of washer
cabinet (if not, see chart below). Provide water pressure
5-100 psi (34.5-689.6 kPa).
Grounded electrical
outlet is required
within 5 feet (152.4 cm)
of upper right corner of
washer cabinet. See
"Electrical requirements,"
Panel A.
The hot and cold water
inlets on the back of the
washer have 3/4 —
11-1/2 American hose
coupling standard
threads.
Support: Floor must be
sturdy enough to
support washer weight
(with water) of 315
pounds (143 kg).
8"
(20.3 cm)
To use drain hose
shipped with washer,
standpipe, laundry tub
or utility sink should be
within 46 inches
(116.8 cm) of the
washer drain connector.
If your home has:
39" (99.1 cm) high, 2" (5.1 cm)
dia. standpipe
1" (2.5 cm) dia. standpipe
floor drain
overhead sewer
standard 20 gal. (76 litre),
34" (86 cm) high laundry tub or
utility sink
water not close by
Parts listed are available from your local dealer or authorized parts distributor.

Drain system:

1. Laundry tub or utility
sink drain system:
Needs a 20-gallon (76-litre) laundry
tub.
Top of tub must be
at least 34 inches
(86 cm) high and
no higher than
72 inches (182.8 cm)
from bottom of
washer.
If a longer drain hose is needed, use complete drain hose assembly [56 inches (142.2 cm) long], Part No. 661575, or drain hose [21 inches (53.3 cm) long], Part
No. 3357090, and Connector Kit, Part No. 285442. These kits are available from your local dealer or an authorized parts distributor.
Panel A
Check location where washer will be installed. Make sure you have everything necessary
for correct installation. Proper installation is your responsibility.
Important: Observe
all governing codes
and ordinances.
5"
(12.7 cm)
washer
drain
connector
Level floor: Maximum slope
under entire
washer — 1 inch (2.5 cm).
You will need to buy:
nothing. If your installation is different,
see "Drain system" below.
2" (5.1 cm) dia. to 1" (2.5 cm) dia. standpipe adapter,
Part No. 3363920.
siphon break, Part No. 285320; additional drain hose, Part No.
3357090; and Connector Kit, Part No. 285442.
standard 20 gal. (76 litre), 34" (86 cm) high laundry tub or
utility sink, sump pump and connectors (available from local
plumbing suppliers).
nothing.
2 longer water inlet hoses: 6 ft. (182.9 cm) hoses, Part No. 76313
or 10 ft. (304.8 cm) hoses, Part No. 350008.
Remove parts package. Untape and open washer lid. Remove literature package from washer.
Look at drain systems below to decide which system to use.
2. Floor drain system:
Requires a
siphon break,
Part No. 285320.
Siphon break
must be above
high-water level
28"
in washer, at
(71.1 cm)
least 28 inches
min.
(71.1 cm) from
bottom of
washer.
Additional drain
hose will be
needed. See
chart above.
Recessed area instructions
This washer may be installed in a recessed area or closet.
The installation dimensions
shown are the minimum
spaces allowable. Additional
spacing should be considered
for ease of installation and
servicing. If closet door is
installed, the minimum air
Minimum installation spacing
Water heater:
Set to deliver
140°F (60°C)
(310 sq. cm)
water to washer.
Do Not store or
operate washer
(155 sq. cm)
below 32°F (0°C)
(some water
may remain in
washer).
See Use & Care
Guide for
"Winterizing"
information.
17"
(43.2 cm)
0"*
(0 cm)
* Additional clearances for wall, door and floor moldings may be
required.
3. Standpipe drain system:
Needs a two-inch (5.1 cm) minimum diameter standpipe with minimum
carry-away capacity of 17 gallons (64 litres) per minute. A 2" (5.1 cm) dia. to
1" (2.5 cm) dia. standpipe adapter, Part No. 3363920, must be used with 1"
(2.5 cm) dia. drain systems.
Floor standpipe
drain
Top of
standpipe
must be at
least 39
inches
(99.1 cm)
high and
34"
no higher
(86 cm)
than 72
**
inches
(182.8 cm)
from
bottom of
washer.
**If the drain height is greater than 72 inches (182.8 cm), a sump pump system
must be used.
openings in top and bottom of
door are required. Louvered doors
with air openings in top and
bottom are acceptable. Companion
appliance spacing should be
considered.
Front view
closet door
3" (7.6 cm)
48 sq. in.
24 sq. in.
3" (7.6 cm)
Front view
(door not shown)
48 sq. in.
(310 sq. cm)
24 sq. in.
(155 sq. cm)
0"*
(0 cm)
Wall standpipe drain
Side view
closet door
14"
(35.6 cm)
max.
4"
(10.2 cm)
min.
1" (2.5 cm) min.
Top of
standpipe
must be at
least 39
inches
(99.1 cm)
high and
no higher
than 72
**
inches
34"
(182.8 cm)
(86 cm)
from
bottom of
washer.

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