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Whirlpool W10222387A Installation Instructions Manual

24"(69 cm) electric washer/dryer
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24" (69 CM) ELECTRIC WASHER/DRYER
WASHER/DRYER SAFETY.............................. 1
INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS.................... 2
Tools and Parts ............................................. 2
Alternate Parts............................................... 2
Location Requirements ................................ 2
Drain System ................................................. 3
Electrical Requirements ................................ 4
Electrical Connection .................................... 5
Venting Requirements................................. 10
Install Leveling Legs .................................... 11
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" or "WARNING."
These words mean:
DANGER
WARNING
All safety messages will tell you what the potential hazard is, tell you how to reduce the chance of injury, and tell you what can
happen if the instructions are not followed.
W10222387A
INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS

Table of Contents

WASHER/DRYER SAFETY

Your safety and the safety of others are very important.
Remove Foam Packing ............................... 11
Connect Drain Hose.................................... 11
Connect Inlet Hoses.................................... 12
Secure Drain Hose ...................................... 13
Plan Vent System ........................................ 13
Install Vent System...................................... 15
Level Washer/Dryer..................................... 15
Connect Vent............................................... 15
Complete Installation .................................. 15
You can be killed or seriously injured if you don't immediately
follow instructions.
You can be killed or seriously injured if you don't follow
instructions.

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  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    All safety messages will tell you what the potential hazard is, tell you how to reduce the chance of injury, and tell you what can happen if the instructions are not followed. W10222387A Table of Contents Remove Foam Packing ... 11 Connect Drain Hose...
  • Page 2: Installation Instructions

    INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS Tools and Parts Gather the required tools and parts before starting installation. Read and follow the instructions provided with any tools listed here. Parts needed for washer (not provided): Inlet hoses To order: Call the dealer from whom you purchased your washer/dryer. Call the toll-free number listed on the cover of the Washer/ Dryer User Instructions.
  • Page 3: Drain System

    A level floor with a maximum slope of 1" (25 mm) under entire washer/dryer. Clothes may not tumble properly and automatic sensor cycles may not operate correctly if washer/dryer is not level. Installing on carpet is not recommended. A water heater set to deliver 120°F (49°C) water to the washer. Hot and cold water faucets located within 4 ft (1.2 m) of the hot and cold water fill valves, and water pressure of 5-100 psi (34.5-689.6 kPa).
  • Page 4: Electrical Requirements

    Floor drain system (view D) The floor drain system requires a siphon break that may be purchased separately. See “Alternate Parts.” The siphon break must be a minimum of 28" (711 mm) from the bottom of the washer. Additional hoses might be needed. 34"...
  • Page 5: 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 6 Put power supply cord through the strain relief. Be sure that the wire insulation on the power supply cord is inside the strain relief. The strain relief should have a tight fit with the dryer cabinet and be in a horizontal position. Do not further tighten strain relief screws at this point.
  • Page 7 2. Remove neutral ground wire from internal ground conductor screw. Connect neutral ground wire and the neutral wire (white or center wire) of power supply cord under center silver- colored terminal block screw. Tighten screw. A. Center silver-colored terminal block screw B.
  • Page 8 3. Move the green painted screw from the internal to the external ground location. Connect ground wire (green or bare) of power supply cable to external ground conductor screw. Tighten screw. A. Neutral wire (white or center wire) B. Center silver-colored terminal block screw C.
  • Page 9 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 washer/dryer can be moved if needed. Strip 3 " (89 mm) of outer covering from end of cable. Strip ⁄...
  • Page 10: Venting Requirements

    102 mm 4" (102 mm) heavy metal exhaust vent DURASAFE™ vent products can be purchased from your dealer or by calling Whirlpool Parts and Accessories. For more information, see the “Assistance or Service” section of the Washer/Dryer User Instructions. Venting Requirements...
  • Page 11: Install Leveling Legs

    The angled hood style (shown here) is acceptable. 4" (102 mm) 2½" (64 mm) An exhaust hood should cap the vent to keep rodents and insects from entering the home. Exhaust hood must be at least 12" (305 mm) from the ground or any object that may be in the path of the exhaust (such as flowers, rocks or bushes, snow line, etc.).
  • Page 12: Connect Inlet Hoses

    4. Open clamp. Twist hose back and forth while pushing onto drain connector on the side of the washer/dryer. Continue until hose contacts the ribbed stops on the cabinet. 5. Place clamp over the area marked “CLAMP.” Release clamp. For laundry tub or standpipe drain systems 1.
  • Page 13: Secure Drain Hose

    If you are working in a closet or recessed area Move the washer/dryer into its final location and remove cardboard from under washer/dryer. Remove the access panel by removing three Phillips-head screws and one bumper, located at the top of the access panel. Set panel, screws, and bumper aside. Complete hookup of water hoses and (on gas models) the flexible gas connector through the access area.
  • Page 14 Alternate installations for close clearances Venting systems come in many varieties. Select the type best for your installation. Three close-clearance installations are shown. Refer to the manufacturer’s instructions provided with the vent system. A. Loop system with standard elbows B. Loop system with one offset and one standard elbow C.
  • Page 15: Install Vent System

    Install Vent System 1. Install exhaust hood. Use caulking compound to seal exterior wall opening around exhaust hood. 2. Connect vent to exhaust hood. Vent must fit inside exhaust hood. Secure vent to exhaust hood with 4" (102 mm) clamp. 3.
  • Page 16 W10222387A © 2008. Benton Harbor, Michigan 49022 10/08 All rights reserved. TM DURASAFE is a trademark of Whirlpool, U.S.A. Printed in U.S.A.

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