PRODUCT MODEL NUMBERS
WGD6200S, WGD6600V, WGD6600W,
WGD7300X, WGD7400X, WGD7600X,
This dryer is equipped for use with Natural
gas. Dryer can be converted to L.P. gas. When rigid
pipe is used it should be 1/2" IPS. When acceptable
to the gas supplier and local codes, 3/8" approved
tubing may be used for lengths under 20 ft (6.1 m).
For lengths over 20 ft (6.1 m), larger tubing should be
used. Pipe-joint compounds resistant to the action of
L.P. gas must be used. An individual manual shutoff
valve must be installed within 6 ft (1.8 m) of the dryer
in accordance with the National Fuel Gas Code ANSI
A 120-volt, 60 Hz, AC-only, 15 or 20 amp
fused electrical supply is required. A time-delay fuse or
circuit breaker and a separate circuit are recommended.
Water (Steam models only)
The dryer must be
connected to the cold water faucet using new inlet
hoses. Do not use old hoses. Do not overtighten.
Damage to the coupling can result.
Exhaust your dryer to the outside.
4" (102 mm) diameter vent is required. Rigid or flexible
metal exhaust vent must be used. Do not use plastic
or metal foil vet. Exhaust hood must be at least
12" (305 mm) from the ground or any object that
may be in the path of the exhaust.
Hood styles: A & B are recommended.
A. Louvered hood
B. Box hood
C. Angled hood (acceptable)
The vent system chart provides venting requirments
that will help to achieve the best drying performance.
Vent system chart:
NOTE: Side and bottom exhaust installations have
a 90° turn inside the dryer. To determine maximum
exhaust length, add one 90° turn to the chart.
Select the route that will provide the straightest and
most direct path outdoors. Plan the installation to use
the fewest number of elbows and turns. Use the fewest
90° turns possible.
Do not use vent runs longer than specified in vent
Determine the number of elbows you will need.
Because Whirlpool Corporation policy includes a continuous commitment to improve
our products, we reserve the right to change materials and specifications without notice.
64 ft (20 m)
58 ft (17.7 m)
54 ft (16.5 m)
48 ft (14.6 m)
44 ft (13.4 m)
38 ft (11.6 m)
35 ft (10.7 m)
29 ft (8.8 m)
27 ft (8.2 m)
21 ft (6.4 m)
Cabinet and Closet dimensions
For cabinet installation, with a
door, the minimum ventilation
openings in the top are required.
Dimensions are for planning purposes only. For complete details, see Installation
Instructions packed with product. Specifications subject to change without notice.
For closet installation, with a door, the
minimum ventilation openings in the top
and bottom of the door are required.
Louvered doors with equivalent air
ventilation openings are acceptable.