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Grounding Instructions; Electric Dryer Power Hookup - Canada Only; Electrical Requirements; Gas Dryer Power Hookup - Whirlpool 29" Installation Instructions Manual

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Electric Dryer Power Hookup –
Canada Only

Electrical Requirements

It is your responsibility:
To contact a qualified electrical installer.
To be sure that the electrical connection is adequate
and in conformance with the Canadian Electrical Code,
C22.1-latest edition and all local codes. A copy of the
above codes standard may be obtained from: Canadian
Standards Association, 178 Rexdale Blvd., Toronto, ON
To supply the required 4 wire, single phase, 120/240 volt,
60 Hz., AC only electrical supply on a separate 30-amp
circuit, fused on both sides of the line. A time-delay fuse or
circuit breaker is recommended. Connect to an individual
branch circuit.
This dryer is equipped with a CSA International Certified
Power Cord intended to be plugged into a standard 14-30R
wall receptacle. The cord is 5 ft. (1.52 m) in length. Be sure
wall receptacle is within reach of dryer's final location.
4-wire receptacle (14-30R)
Do not use an extension cord.
If using a replacement power supply cord, it is recommended
that you use Power Supply Cord Replacement Part Number
8579325. For further information, please reference the
"Assistance or Service" section of the "Use and Care Guide."


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 plugged into an appropriate outlet that is properly
installed and grounded in accordance with all local codes
and ordinances.
Improper connection of the equipment-
grounding conductor can result in a risk of electric shock.
Check with a quali ed 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 t the outlet, have a proper outlet
installed by a quali ed electrician.

Gas Dryer Power Hookup

Electrical Requirements
120 Volt, 60 Hz., AC only, 15- or 20-amp fused electrical
supply is required. A time-delay fuse or circuit breaker is
recommended. It is also recommended that a separate
circuit serving only this dryer be provided.


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