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Grounding Instructions - Whirlpool LGN2000PG Installation Manual

29" (73.7cm) gas dryer
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Mobile Home - Additional
Installation
Requirements
This dryer is suitable for mobile home installations.
The installation must conform to the Manufactured Home
Construction
and Safety Standard, Title 24 CFR, Part 3280
(formerly the Federal Standard for Mobile Home Construction
and
Safety, Title 24, HUD Part 280) or the Canadian Manufactured
Home Standard, CAN/CSA-Z240
MH.
Mobile home installations
require:
Metal exhaust system hardware which is available for
purchase from your dealer.
Mobile Home Installation Kit Part #346764. See "Tools and
Parts" section for ordering information.
Special provisions must be made in mobile homes to
introduce outside air into the dryer. The opening (such as a
nearby window) should be at least twice as large as the dryer
exhaust opening.
Emectrica_ Shock Hazard
Plug into a grounded
3 prong outlet.
Do not remove ground
prong.
Do not use an adapter.
Do not use an extension
cord.
Faimure to follow these instructions
can resumtin death,
fire, or emectrica{ shock.
120-Volt, 60-Hz., AC-only, 15- or 20-amp fused electrical
supply is required. (Time-delay fuse or circuit breaker is
recommended.)
It is recommended that a separate circuit
serving only this dryer be provided.
IMPORTANT: The dryer must be electrically grounded in
accordance with local codes, or in the absence of local codes,
with the National Electrical Code, ANSI/NFPA 70 or Canadian
Electrical Code, CSA C22.1.
GROUNDING
iNSTRUCTiONS
m For a grounded, cord-connected
dryer:
This dryer must be grounded. In the event of malfunction or
breakdown, grounding will reduce the risk of electric shock
by providing a path of least resistance for electric current.
This dryer is equipped with a cord having an equipment-
grounding conductor and a grounding plug. The plug must
be piugged into an appropriate outlet that is properly
instailed and grounded in accordance with all local codes
and ordinances.
WARNmNG:
Improper connection of the equipment-
grounding conductor can result in a risk of electric shock.
Check with a qualified electrician or service representative
or personnel if you are in doubt as to whether the dryer is
properly grounded. Do not modify the plug provided with the
dryer: if it will not fit the outlet, have a proper outlet installed
by a qualified electrician.
SAVE THESE
INSTRUCTIONS
Explosion
Hazard
Use a new AGA or CSA approved
gas supply
line.
_nstaH a shut-off
valve.
Securely
tighten
aH gas connections.
ff connected
to LR, have a qua{ified
person make sure
gas pressure
does not exceed 13" (33 cm) water
co_umno
Examples
of a qualified
person
include:
licensed heating
personnel,
authorized
gas company
personnel,
and
authorized
service
personnel
Failure to do so can result in death, explosion,
or fire.
Gas Type
Natural Gas:
This dryer is equipped for use with natural gas. It is design-
certified by CSA International for L.R (propane or butane) gases
with appropriate conversion.
Your dryer must have the correct burner for the type of gas in
your home. Burner information is located on the rating plate in
the door well of your dryer. If this information
does not agree
with the type of gas available, contact your dealer or call the
phone numbers referenced on the front page of your "Dryer
User Instructions."

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