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INSTALLATION
INSTRUCTIONS
Tools and Parts
Gather the required tools and parts before starting installation.
Read and follow the safety instructions provided with any tools
listed here.
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a
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Flat-blade screwdriver
Adjustable wrench that
opens to 1" (2.5 cm) or
hex-head socket wrench
(for adjusting dryer feet)
Level
Wire stripper (direct wire
installations)
=
#2 Phillips screwdriver
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Vent clamps
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Caulking gun and
compound (for installing
new exhaust vent)
a
Tin snips (new vent
installations)
=
1A" nut driver
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Pedestal
Are you placing the dryer on a pedestal? You may purchase a
pedestal separately for this dryer. This pedestal will add about
13" (33 cm) to the height of your unit for a total height of
approximately
51" (130 cm).
Parts supplied
Remove parts packages from dryer drum. Check that all parts are
included.
4 Levelinglegs
NOTE: Do not use leveling legs if installing the dryer on a
pedestal.
Parts needed
Check local codes. Check existing electrical supply and venting.
See "Electrical Requirements" and "Venting Requirements"
before purchasing parts.
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For close-clearance installations between 31.5" (80.01 am)
and 37" (93.98 ca), see "Plan Vent System" section for
venting requirements.
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37" _,-I
(93.98 cm)
Mobile home installations require metal exhaust system hardware
available for purchase from the dealer from whom you purchased
your dryer. For further information, please refer to the "Assistance
or Service" section of this manual.
Optional pedestal
To order, call the dealer from whom you purchased your dryer or
refer to the "Assistance or Service" section of this manual. Ask
for Part Number LAB270OPMT (Meteorite) or LAB2700MQO
(White).
Stack lot
Are you planning to stack your washer and dryer? To do so, you
will need to purchase a Stack Kit.
To order, call the dealer from whom you purchased your dryer or
refer to the "Assistance or Service" section of this manual. Ask
for Part Number 8541503.
Location Requirements
Explosion Hazard
Keep flammable
materials and vapors, such as
gasoline, away from dryer,
Place dryer at least 18 Inches (46 cm) above the floor
for a garage Inafallatlon,
Fallura to do so can result In death, explosion, or firs,
You will need
m A location that allows for proper exhaust installation. See
"Venting Requirements."
m A separate 30 amp circuit.
m A grounded electrical outlet located within 2 ft (61 cm) of
either side of the dryer. Sea "Electrical Requirements."

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