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KitchenAid 53-3498 Installation Instructions Manual page 4

Gas automatic dryer
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1. LEVELING
2. STABILITY
3. SERVICE CONNECTION
COVER P LATE--
ROCK DRYER
>_
WITH HANDS
TO CHECKIF
FOOT
LEVEL AND
STABLE
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DRYER VENTPIPE
/
Set all leveling feet at same height. A
Place dryer in the location where it will
GASINLET _
minimum of '/_"clearance between the
be used. Check, by rocking dryer with
machine and the floor is recommend-
hands on opposite corners, that all
There are three (3) service connec-
ed. Adjust to match the height of your
four (4) feet are in firm contact with the
tions to your dryer, all located on the
washer,
floor. If it rocks, adjust as needed,
back.
4. GAS CONNECTION
5. EXHAUST VENTING
6. OUTSIDE WALL
(DONOTPURGE GASLINE)
1/8-INCHNPT
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PLUGGEDTAPPING
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GAS
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SRUT-OF
_H
/
VALVE
GAS INLET
PIPECONNECTION
GAS SUPPLY
OUTSIDEWALL
LINE
/
OUTSIDEEXHAUST/
VENT
_lb Check all connections for leaks.
Attach dryer vent pipe to outside
exhaust vent. Outside exhaust vent
Coat the threads with pipe seal com-
pound, then connect the gas supply
ALL GAS DRYERS MUST BE
should fit over dryer vent pipe to avoid
line to the gas inlet on the dryer.
VENTED TO THE OUTDOORS.
catching lint. Tape all joints with heat
duct tape.
6A. BASEMENT WALL
6B. FLOOR EXHAUSTING
BASEMENTWINDOW_.
90° ELBOW4" DIA.
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BASEMENT
WALL
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90° ELBOW
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If space permits, a 4" dia. elbow point-
ed downward through the floor may be
In basements, the exhaust can be ele-
vated by installing elbows to raise the
used. If not possible, the dryer may be
exhausted through the bottom as illus-
vent hood above the ground level,
trated later in this manual.

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