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27" (69 CM) ELECTRIC
WASHER/DRYER
INSTALLATION
INSTRUCTIONS
INSTRUCTIONS
POUR UINSTALLATION
DE LA LAVEUSE/
SI CHEUSE
I LECTRIQUE
DE 27" (69 CM)
Table
of Contents
Table
des
mati_res
WASHER/DRYER
SAFETY ..........................................................
1
iNSTALLATiON REQUIREMENTS
...............................................
3
Tools and Parts .....................................................................
3
LOCATION REQUIREMENTS
......................................................
5
DIMENSIONS/CLEARANCES
.....................................................
6
DRAIN SYSTEM ...........................................................................
7
ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS
- U.S.A .....................................
8
ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS
- CANADA ...............................
9
REMOVE SHiPPiNG
STRAP ......................................................
10
iNSTALL LEVELING LEGS .........................................................
10
ELECTRICAL
CONNECTION
(U.S.A. ONLY) ............................
11
VENTING .....................................................................................
17
Venting Requirements ........................................................
17
Plan Vent System ................................................................
18
Install Vent System .............................................................
19
CONNECT
DRAIN HOSE ...........................................................
20
CONNECT
iNLET HOSES ..........................................................
21
CONNECT VENT ........................................................................
22
LEVEL WASHER/DRYER
...........................................................
23
COMPLETE
iNSTALLATiON CHECKLIST
................................
24
SLeCURITle DE LA LAVEUSE/SECHEUSE
................................
25
EXIGENCES D'INSTALLATION
.................................................
27
Outillage
et pi_ces .............................................................
27
EXIGENCES D'EMPLACEMENT
..............................................
29
DIMENSIONS/DISTANCES
DE DleGAGEMENT ....................... 30
SYSTEME DE VIDANGE ............................................................
31
SPleClFICATIONS
leLECTRIQUES - CANADA ......................... 32
ENLEVER LA SANGLE D'EXPleDITION ....................................
33
iNSTALLATiON DES PIEDS DE NIVELLEMENT
...................... 33
i_VACUATION .............................................................................
34
Exigences
concernant
I'_vacuation
.................................
34
Planification
du syst_me
d'_vacuation
............................
35
installation du conduit
d'_vacuation
................................
36
RACCORDEMENT
DU TUYAU DE VIDANGE ...........................
37
RACCORDEMENT
DES TUYAUX D'ARRIVleE D'EAU ............. 38
RACCORDEMENT
DU CONDUIT
DqeVACUATION ................. 39
leTABLISSEMENT
DE L'APLOMB DE
LA LAVEUSE/SI'-=CH EUSE ..........................................................
40
LISTE DE VERIFICATION
POUR L'ACHEVEMENT
DE L'INSTALLATION ..................................................................
41
iNSTALLATiON
NOTES
Date of purchase:
Date of installation:
installer:
Model number:
Serial number:
NOTES
CONCERNANT
L'INSTALLATION
Date d'achat
:
Date d'installation
:
Installateur :
Num_ro de module :
Num_ro de s_rie :
WASHERDR_R
S_ETY
Your safety and the safety
of others are very important.
We have provided many important safety messages in this manual and on your appliance. Always read and obey all safety
messages.
This is the safety alert symbol.
This symbol alerts you to potential hazards that can kill or hurt you and others.
All safety messages will follow the safety alert symbol and either the word "DANGER" or "WARNING."
These words mean:
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happen if the instructions are not followed.
You can be kifled or seriously injured if you don't immediately
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instructions.
You can be killed or seriously injured if you don't follow
instructions.
you how to reduce the chance of injury, and tell you what can
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  • Page 1 27" (69 CM) ELECTRIC WASHER/DRYER INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS INSTRUCTIONS POUR UINSTALLATION DE LA LAVEUSE/ SI CHEUSE I LECTRIQUE DE 27" (69 CM) Table of Contents Table mati_res WASHER/DRYER SAFETY ............SLeCURITle DE LA LAVEUSE/SECHEUSE ........ iNSTALLATiON REQUIREMENTS ..........EXIGENCES D'INSTALLATION ..........Tools and Parts ..............
  • Page 2 WASHERDR_R $,_ETY WARNING ofFifo,, - Clothes dryer installation must be performed by a qualified installer. - Install the clothes dryer according to the manufacturer's instructions and local codes. - Do not install a clothes dryer with flexible plastic venting materials or flexible metal (foil type) duct.
  • Page 3 INSTALLATION REQUIREMENW$ TOOLS PARTS Gather required tools and parts before starting installation. Tools needed: Optional tools: Bucket Flashlight Flat-blade screwdriver #2 Phillips screwdriver Parts supplied: NOTE: Remove parts package from the washer basket. Check that all parts were included. Level Adjustable or open-end wrench 9/16"...
  • Page 4 INSTALLATION REQUIREMENWS TOOLS PARTS Parts needed: (Not supplied with washer/dryer) Alternate parts: (Not supplied with washer/dryer) Your installation may require additional parts. To order, please [] Vent clamps refer to toll-free numbers on back page of your "Use and Care [] Vent elbows and ductwork Guide."...
  • Page 5: Installation Requirements

    Recessed area or closet installation 48 in.2 (310 cm2) 3 mn (76 mr Explosion Hazard Keep flammable materials and vapors, such as gasoline, away from dryer. Front Closet Do not install in a garage. View door Failure to do so can result in death, explosion, or fire. Select proper location for your washer to improve performance and minimize noise and possible "washer walk".
  • Page 6 DXMENSXONS/CLEA_NCES Dimensions Front View Side View Back View 471/2" (1207 271/4 "_ (692 mm) 71 s/4" 713/4" (1822 mm) (822 mm) 351/2" (902 ram) 253/4" (654 mm) f ..32"_ (813 mrn) 1" (25 mm) (25 ram) (25 mm) Clearances Side Clearances (recommended/minimum) Front/Back/Top...
  • Page 7 SYSTEM Drain system can be installed using a floor drain, wall standpipe, Floor drain system floor standpipe, or laundry tub. Select method you need. Floor drain system requires a Siphon Break Kit (Part Number 285834), 2 Connector Kits (Part Number 285385), and an Floor standpipe drain...
  • Page 8 ELECTRICAL REQUIRE IENT$ - UoSoAo [] This washer/dryer is manufactured ready to install with a 3-wire electrical supply connection. The neutral ground wire is permanently connected to the neutral conductor (white wire) within the dryer. If the dryer is installed with a 4-wire electrical supply connection, the neutral ground wire must be removed from the internal ground connector (green screw), and secured...
  • Page 9 ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS - UoSoAo ELECTRIC, REQUIREMENW$ CANADA GROUNDING iNSTRUCTiONS For a grounded, cord=connected washer/dryer: This washer/dryer must be grounded. In the event of a malfunction or breakdown, grounding will reduce the risk of electrical shock by providing a path of least resistance for electric current.
  • Page 10 REMO¥_ SHIPPING ST_P INSTALL LE¥_LING LEGS Excessive Weight Hazard Excessive Weight Hazard Use two or more people to move and install washer/dryer. Use two or more people to move and install washer/dryer. Failure to do so can result in back or other injury. Failure to do so can result in back or other injury, To avoid floor damage, set washer/dryer onto cardboard before...
  • Page 11 ELECTRIC,_ CONNECTION (UoSoAo ONLY) Direct Wire Power Supply Cord Fire Hazard Fire Hazard Use a new UL listed 30 amp power supply cord. Use 10 gauge copper wire. Use a UL listed strain relief. Use a UL listed strain relief. Disconnect power before making electrica! connections.
  • Page 12 Power Supply Cord Connection Power supply cord strain relief 4=wire Power Supply Cord Connection Attach power supply cord strain iMPORTANT: A 4-wire connection is required for mobile relief homes and where local codes do not permit the use of 3-wire connections.
  • Page 13 Remove center terminal block screw (B). Connect ground wire (F) (green or bare) of power supply cord to external ground conductor screw (A). Tighten screw. Connect neutral wire (white or center) (C) of power supply cord to center terminal block screw (B). Tighten screw. Connect remaining wires to outer terminal block screws.
  • Page 14 Direct Wire Connection Direct wire strain relief 4=wire Direct Wire Connection IMPORTANT: A 4-wire connection is required for mobile homes and where local codes do not permit 3-wire connections. 1, Prepare your 4=wire cable for direct connection Unscrew the removable conduit connector (A) and any screws from a 3/4"...
  • Page 15 3=wire Direct Wire Connection coo.eot neutral ground wire iMPORTANT: Use where local codes permit connecting and neutral wire cabinet-ground conductor to neutral wire. 1, Prepare your 3=wire cable for direct connection Connect neutral ground wire (E) and place hooked end (hook facing right) of neutral Direct wire cable must have 5 ft.
  • Page 16 Connect neutral ground wire , Connect neutral wire and neutral wire Place hooked end of neutral wire (white or center) (C) of direct wire cable under center Connect neutral ground wire (E) and neutral wire (white or terminal block screw (B). Squeeze hooked center wire) (C) of power supply cord or cable under center end together.
  • Page 17 Venting Requirements Exhaust hoods: [] Must be at least 12" (305 ram) from ground or any object that may obstruct exhaust (such as flowers, rocks, bushes, or snow). Recommended Styles: Fire Hazard Use a heavy metal vent. Louvered hood Box hood Do not use a plastic vent.
  • Page 18 Alternate installations for close clearances Plan Vent System Venting systems come in many varieties. Select the type best Recommended exhaust installations for your installation. Three close-clearance installations are Typical installations vent the washer/dryer from the rear. Other shown. Refer to the manufacturer's instructions.
  • Page 19 Special provisions for mobile home installations: Install Vent System The exhaust vent must be securely fastened to a noncombustible portion of the mobile home structure and must not terminate beneath the mobile home. Terminate the exhaust vent outside. Install exhaust hood and use caulking compound to seal Determine vent path: exterior wall opening around exhaust hood.
  • Page 20: Tools And Parts

    CONNECT DRAIN HOSE Proper connection of the drain hose protects your floors from damage due to water leakage. To keep the drain hose from Place drain hose in standpipe coming off or leaking, it must be installed according to the following instructions: IMPORTANT: To ensure proper installation, this procedure must be followed exactly.
  • Page 21: Connect Inlet Hoses

    CONNECT INLET HOSES Washer must be connected to water faucets with new inlet Clear water lines hoses with flat washers (not provided). Do not use old hoses. NOTE: Both hoses must be attached and have water flowing to inlet valves. If you are only connecting to a cold water faucet, you must use a Y-adapter (not included).
  • Page 22: Connect Vent

    CONNECT ¥ NT CONNECT INLET HOSES Check for leaks Connect vent to exhaust outlet © © Using a 4" (102 mm) clamp, connect vent to exhaust outlet Turn on water faucets to check for leaks. A small amount of in dryer. If connecting to existing vent, make sure vent is water may enter washer.
  • Page 23: Level Washer/Dryer

    LEVEL WASHESR_R IMPORTANT: Level washer/dryer properly to reduce excess noise and vibration. Tighten leveling feet Check levelness of washer/dryer When washer/dryer is level, use a 9/16" or 14 mm open-end or adjustable wrench to turn jam nuts counterclockwise With washer/dryer in its final location, place a level on top leveling feet tightly against washer/dryer...
  • Page 24 LEVEL WASHES COMPLETE INSTALLATION in Canada Check that all parts are now installed. If there is an extra part, go back through the steps to see which step was skipped. Check that you have all of your tools. Dispose of/recycle all packaging materials. Keep the plastic foam for use if the washer/dryer should be transported.
  • Page 25 SNCURXTN DE LA LA USE/SNCHEUSE Votre s_curit_ et celle des autres est trbs importante. Nous donnons de nombreux messages de securit6 importants dans ce manuel et sur votre appareil m_nager. Assurez-vous toujours lire tousles messages de securit6 et de vous y conformer. Voici le symbole d'alerte de s6curit&...
  • Page 26 SECURXTE DE LA LA USE/SECHEUSE IMPORTANTES INSTRUCTIONS DE S#:CURITI_ AVERTiSSEMENT " Pour reduire les risques d'incendie, de choc electrique ou de blessures lots de I'utilisation de la laveuse/s6cheuse, suivre les pr6cautions fondamentales dont les suivantes : m Lire toutes les instructions avant d'utiliser la [] Dans certaines conditions, de I'hydrogene...
  • Page 27 EXIGNNCNS D'IN$ LATION OUTILLAGE ET PIECES Rassembler les outils et pi6ces n6cessaires avant de commencer I'installation. Outillage facultatif Outillage n_cessaire Seau Lampe de poche Tournevis a lame plate Tournevis Phillips n° 2 Pi_ces fournies REMARQUE : Retirer le sachet de pieces du panier de &_ la laveuse.
  • Page 28 EXIGNNCNS D'IN$ LATION OUTILLAGE ET PIECES Autres pi_ces : (Non fournies avec la laveuse/s6cheuse) II se peut que I'installation n6cessite des pieces suppl6mentaires. n_cessaires : (Non fournies avec la laveuse/s6cheuse) PJ_ces Pour commander, consulter les num@os d'appel sans frais sur la page arriere du "Guide d'utilisation et d'entretien".
  • Page 29: Exigences D'emplacement

    EXIGENCES D'EMPLACEMENT installation darts un encastrement ou un placard 48 po 2 (310 cm 2) 3 mm C76 ram) Risque d'explosion Garder les matibres et les vapeurs inflammables, telle que I'essence, loin de la s_cheuse. Ne pas installer clans un garage. Vue de face Porte du placard Le non=respect de ces instructions peut causer...
  • Page 30 DIMENSIONSDIST CE$ DE DEGAGEMENT Dimensions Vue de face Vue lat_rale Vue arri_re 47112" 27114 (1207 m l 271/4" (692 mm) (692 mm) \ ) <) ,,'" _? C? /" (279 mm) 713/4" (1822 mm) (182 351/2 '' (356 mm) (902 ram) 253/4'' (654 ram) (813 mm)
  • Page 31: Systeme De Vidange

    DE VID, GE SYSTEME Le systeme de vidange de la laveuse peut 6tre install6 & I'aide Syst_me de vidange au plancher d'un conduit d'6vacuation au plancher, un tuyau de rejet Le systeme de vidange au plancher n6cessite un ensemble & 1'6gout au plancher ou mural ou un 6vier de buanderie. de brise-siphon (piece num6ro 285834), deux ensembles S61ectionner la m6thode &...
  • Page 32 SFECIFICATIONS ELECTRIQUE$ CANADA INSTRUCTIONS DE LIAISON A LA TERRE [] Pour une laveuse/s6cheuse reli6e & la terre et connect6e par un cordon : Cette laveuse/s6cheuse doit _tre reliee a la terre. En cas de mauvais fonctionnement ou de panne, la liaison a la terre r6duira le risque de choc electrique en offrant au courant electrique un acheminement d'6vacuation de moindre...
  • Page 33: Installation Des Pieds De Nivellement

    ENLE_R $_NGLE D%XPEDITION LATION PIEDS DE N_ELLEMENT Risque du poids excessif Utiliser deux ou plus de personnes pour d_placer et Risque du poids excessif installer la laveuse/s_cheuse. Utiliser deux ou plus de personnes pour d_placer et Le non=respect de cette instruction peut causer une installer la laveuse/s_cheuse.
  • Page 34 Exigeaces coaceraaat F6vacuatioa Clapets de d_charge • [] Dolt se situer a au moins 12" (305 mm) au-dessus du sol ou de tout objet susceptible d'obstruer 1'6vacuation (par exemple fleurs, roches, arbustes ou neige). Styles recommand_s Risque d'incendie Utiliser un conduit d'_vacuation en m_tal Iourd.
  • Page 35 Autres installations o_ le d6gagement est r6duit Plaaificatioa du syst&me d'6vacuatioa II existe de nombreux systemes d'6vacuation. Choisir le systeme Installations d'_vacuation recommand6es qui convient le mieux a votre installation. Trois installations d6gagement r6duit sont illustr6es. Consulter les instructions Lea installations typiques consistent &...
  • Page 36 Installation du conduit d evacuation Dispositions sp_ciales pour les rnaisons monies Le syst_me d'6vacuation dolt _tre solidement fix6 a une section non combustible de la structure de la maison mobile et ne doit Installer le clapet d'_vacuation pas se terminer en dessous de celle-ci. Acheminer le conduit d'6vacuation vers I'ext6rieur.
  • Page 37 RACCORDEMENT DU T DE VIDANGE Une bonne connexion du tuyau de vidange protege vos planchers contre les dommages imputables a une fuite d'eau. Placer le tuyau de vidange darts Pour 6viter que le tuyau de vidange se d6tache ou fuie, I'installer le tuyau de rejet/i I'_gout...
  • Page 38 RACCORDEMENT DES TUYAU_ D',_RI¥_E D'EAU La laveuse doit _tre raccord6e aux robinets a I'aide de tuyaux d'arriv6e d'eau neufs dot6s de rondelles plates (non compris). Purger les canalisations d'eau Ne pas utiliser de tuyaux usag6s. REMARQUE : Les deux tuyaux doivent _tre fix6s et I'eau doit p6n6trer dans les robinets d'arriv6e d'eau.
  • Page 39 RACCORDEMENT DU CONDUIT Placerla laveuse/s_cheuse a sa position finale Raccorder le conduit d'_vacuation la bouche d'_vacuation © Pour un placard ou un endroit exigu : placer la laveuse/s6cheuse © sa position finale et enlever le carton du dessous de la laveuse/ s6cheuse.
  • Page 40 LXSSEMNNT DE UAPLOMB DE LA L USE/SECHEUSE IMPORTANT : L'6tablissement correct de I'aplomb de Serrer les pieds de nivellement la laveuse/s6cheuse permet de r6duire les nuisances sonores et de limiter les vibrations. Contr61er I'aplomb de la laveuse/ s_cheuse Contre- ' 6crou Une fois i'aplomb de ia laveuse/s6cheuse 6tabli, utiliser...
  • Page 41 LISTE DE RIFICATION FOUR UACHEVEMENT DE UINSTALLNTION V6rifier que toutes les pieces sont maintenant install6es. Pour tester le fonctionnement de la laveuse, verser la moiti6 S'il reste une piece, passer en revue les diff6rentes 6tapes de la quantit6 normale recommand6e de d6tergent dans la laveuse.
  • Page 44 W10356098A ® Registered Trademark/TM Trademark of Whirlpool, U.S.A., Whirlpool Canada LP Licensee in Canada © 2011 01/11 ® Marque d6pos6e/TM Marque de commerce de Whirlpool, U.S.A., Printed in U.S.A. All rights reserved. emploi sous licence par Whirlpool Canada LP au Canada Tous droits r6serv6s.

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