IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
To reducethe risk of fire, electricshock,or injuryto personswhen usingthe dryer,follow basic precautions,
including the following:
Read all instructions before using the dryer.
Do not place items exposed to cooking oils in your dryer.
Items contaminated with cooking oils may contribute to
a chemical reaction that could cause a load to catch fire.
Do not dry articles that have been previously cleaned in,
washed in, soaked in, or spotted with gasoline, dry-
cleaning solvents, other flammable,
substances as they give off vapors that could ignite or
Do not allow children to play on or in the dryer. Close
supervision of children is necessary when the dryer is
used near children.
Before the dryer is removed from service or discarded,
remove the door to the drying compartment.
Do not reach into the dryer if the drum is moving.
Do not install or store the dryer where it will be exposed
to the weather.
Do not tamper with controls.
Do not repair or replace any part of the dryer or attempt
any servicing unless specifically recommended in this
Use and Care Guide or in published user-repair
instructions that you understand and have the skills to
Do not use fabric softeners or products to eliminate static
unless recommended by the manufacturer
of the fabric
softener or product.
Do not use heat to dry articles containing foam rubber or
similarly textured rubber-like materials.
Clean lint screen before or after each load.
Keep area around the exhaust opening and adjacent
surrounding areas free from the accumulation
of lint, dust,
The interior of the dryer and exhaust vent should be
cleaned periodically by qualified service personnel.
See installation instructions for grounding requirements.
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS
IMPORTANT:The gas installationmustconformwithlocalcodes,or in the absenceof localcodes, withthe NationalFuel Gas
Code, ANSI Z223.1/NFPA 54 or the Canadian NaturalGas and Propane Installation Code, CSA B149.1.
The dryermustbe electricallygroundedin accordancewith localcodes, or in the absence of localcodes,with the National
ElectricalCode, ANSI/NFPA 70 or Canadian Electrical C ode, CSA C22.1.
Tools and Parts
Check that you have everything necessary for correct installation.
Proper installation is your responsibility.
8" or 10" pipe wrench
8" or 10" adjustable
wrench (for gas
Adjustable wrench that
opens to 1" (2.5 cm) or
hex-head socket wrench
(for adjusting dryer feet)
IA" nut driver or socket
resistant to L.R gas
Caulking gun and
compound (for installing
new exhaust vent)
NOTE: Do not use leveling legs if installing the dryer on a
Check local codas and with gas supplier. Check existing gas
supply, electrical supply and venting. Read "Electrical
Requirements," "Gas Supply Requirements" and "Venting
Requirements" before purchasing parts.
For close-clearance installations between 31.5" (80.01 am)
and 37" (93.98 am), see "Plan Vent System" section for
Remove parts packages from dryer drum. Check that all parts are
4 Leveling legs
Mobile home installations require special parts (listed following)
that may be ordered by calling the dealer from whom you
purchased your dryer. For further information, please refer to the
"Assistance or Service" section of this manual.
Mobile Home Installation Kit. Ask for Part Number 346764.
Metal exhaust system hardware.