Installation Instructions Electrolux Front-Load Gas & Electric Dryer Instrucciones de Instalacion Secadora eléctrica y a gas de carga frontal Electrolux Instructions d’installation Sécheuse à gaz et à l’électricité à chargement frontal Electrolux 137018200 A (0801)
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Clothes dryer installation and service must be performed by a qualified installer, service agency or the gas supplier. • Install the clothes dryer according to the manu- facturer’s instructions and local codes. • The electrical service to the dryer must conform...
Installation Requirements Electrical system requirements NOTE Because of potentially inconsistent voltage capabilities, the use of this dryer with power created by gas powered generators, solar powered generators, wind powered generators or any other generator other than the local utility company is not recommended. Electrical requirements for electric dryer: CIRCUIT - Individual 30 amp.
WARNING FIRE HAZARD Do not install a clothes dryer with flexible plastic or metal foil venting materials. Flexible venting materials are known to collapse, be easily crushed and trap lint. These conditions will obstruct clothes dryer airflow and increase the risk of fire.
Do not exhaust dryer into a chimney, a wall, a ceiling, an attic, a crawl space or any concealed space of a building. A clothes dryer produces combustible lint. If the dryer is not exhausted outdoors, some fine lint will be expelled into the laundry area.
Exhaust system requirements, continued WARNING EXPLOSION HAZARD Do not install the dryer where gasoline or other flammables are kept or stored. If the dryer is installed in a garage, it must be a minimum of 18 inches (45.7 cm) above the floor. Failure to do so can result in death, explosion, fire or burns.
Installation Requirements Clearance requirements IMPORTANT DO NOT INSTALL YOUR DRYER: 1. In an area exposed to dripping water or outside weather conditions. 2. In an area where it will come in contact with curtains, drapes, or anything that will obstruct the flow of combustion and ventilation air.
Installed dryer dimensions 50.6” (128.5cm)* to clear open door 31.50” (80cm)* to front of closed door freestand dryer on floor floor line dryer mounted on optional pedestal floor line * To obtain these minimal depth dimensions, dryer must either be vented straight back or with a quick-turn 90°...
Installation Instructions Electrical installation The following are specific requirements for proper and safe electrical installation of your dryer. Failure to follow these instructions can create electrical shock and/or a fire hazard. WARNING ELECTRICAL SHOCK HAZARD • This appliance MUST be properly grounded. Electrical shock can result if the dryer is not properly grounded.
Grounding requirements - Electric dryer (Canada) WARNING ELECTRICAL SHOCK HAZARD Improper connection of the equipment grounding conductor can result in a risk of electrical shock. Check with a licensed electrician if you are in doubt as to whether the appliance is properly grounded.
Installation Instructions Electrical connection (non-Canada) - 3 wire cord 3-wire receptacle (NEMA type 10-30R) WARNING ELECTRICAL SHOCK HAZARD Failure to disconnect power source before servicing could result in personal injury or even death. Turn off power supply to outlet. Remove the screw securing the terminal block access cover in the lower corner on the back of the dryer.
Electrical connection (non-Canada) - 4 wire cord 4-wire receptacle (NEMA type 14-30R) WARNING ELECTRICAL SHOCK HAZARD Failure to disconnect power source before servicing could result in personal injury or even death. Turn off power supply to outlet. Remove the screw securing the terminal block access cover in the lower corner on the back of the dryer.
Installation Instructions Gas connection Remove the shipping cap from gas pipe at the rear of the dryer. IMPORTANT DO NOT connect the dryer to L.P. gas service without converting the gas valve. An L.P. conversion kit must be installed by a qualified gas technician.
Water connection (Steam Model only) Turn off COLD water supply to washer, Remove COLD inlet hose from COLD water supply and inspect for rubber washer. Replace washer if it is torn or worn out. RUBBER WASHER MUST BE PRESENT AND UNDAMAGED COLD INLET HOSE TO WASHER Momentarily turn on COLD supply and run...
Installation Instructions Water connection, con’t (Steam Model only) If your installation has room for the COLD water supply to accept the “Y” connector directly, thread the “Y” connector to the COLD water supply and snug it by hand; then tighten it another 2/3 turn with pliers.
General installation Connect the exhaust duct to the outside exhaust system (see pages 5 through 7). Use of a 4” (10.2 cm) clamp is recommended to connect the dryer to the exhaust vent system. Use metal foil tape to seal all other joints. Carefully slide the dryer to its final position.
Installation Instructions WARNING FIRE HAZARD Before operating the dryer, make sure the dryer area is clear and free of combustible materials, gasoline, and other flammable vapors. Also see that nothing (such as boxes, clothing, etc.) obstructs the flow of combustion and ventilation air. Performing Installation Cycle If your dryer has this console: Empty the dryer drum.
Preparing to reverse door swing 1 Be sure you have adequate swing area before reversing door. 2 You will need a screw driver with a #2 square bit. 3 Protect flat work surface, such as top of dryer or floor near dryer, with a soft cloth or towel.
Reversing Door Reversing door C) Reversing Hardware on Front Panel 1 Remove 2 short, course-thread, panhead screws from striker and 2 plastic hole plugs. 2 Rotate striker and move to opposite opening. Attach with 2 short, course-thread, panhead screws. 3 Install original plastic hole plugs or use new plugs supplied with dryer.
E) Removing Latch Indicator 1 Insert flat blade screwdriver into open slot of latch indicator. 2 Gently pry upward to release tab. 3 Pull the indicator out and set it aside. Reversing Door F) Removing Hole Plug 1 Insert flat blade screwdriver into open slot of hole plug.
Reversing Door G) Reinserting Latch Indicator 1 Rotate the latch indicator and move it to the opposite hole in the door. insert indicator through slot 2 Firmly insert the two small tabs on either side of the latch indicator into the two slots on either side of the hole in the door.
I) Reattaching Latch Plate 1 Rotate latch plate and move to opposite side of door above indicator. 2 Reattach with 2 long, course-thread, counter-sunk screws. J) Reattaching Hinge 1 Rotate hinge and move to opposite side of door above hole plug. 2 Reattach with 4 long, course-thread, counter-sunk screws.
Reversing Door L) Reversing Trim Ring 1 Trim ring orientation is marked on the back. 2 Remove trim ring cover plate. To remove plate from left, pivot point is down. To remove plate from right, pivot point is up. 3 Rotate and move trim ring cover plate to opposite opening in trim and reinsert.
If replacements parts are needed for your dryer, contact the source where you purchased your dryer, call 1-877-4ELECTROLUX (1-877-435-3287), or visit our website, www.electroluxappliances. com, for the Electrolux Authorized Parts Distributor nearest you. Options CAUTION Failure to use accessories manufactured by (or...