The location must be large enough to allow the dryer door to
* Most installations require a minimum 5" (12.7 cm) clearance
behind the dryer for the exhaust vent with elbow. See "Venting
spacing for recessed
area or closet installation
The following spacing dimensions
dryer. This dryer has been tested for spacing of 0" (0 cm)
clearance on the sides and rear. Recommended
be considered for the following reasons:
Additional spacing should be considered for ease of
installation and servicing.
Additional clearances might be required for wall, door and
Additional spacing should be considered on all sides of the
dryer to reduce noise transfer.
For closet installation, with a door, minimum ventilation
openings in the top and bottom of the door are required.
Louvered doors with equivalent ventilation openings are
(45.7 c m)
Companion appliance spacing should also be considered.
Additional spacing is required if you exhaust out the rear of
the dryer to either the right or left side.
29" _ I_1" -_11"*t_ 2 9,_"_1 5"
(2,5 crn)(74.3 crn) (12.7 crn)
48in. 2 .
- • _
A. Recessed area
B. Side view - closet or confined area
C. Closet door with vents
* Required spacing
Mobile Home - Additional
This dryer is suitable for mobile home installations.
The installation must conform to the Manufactured
and Safety Standard, Title 24 CFR, Part 3280
(formerly the Federal Standard for Mobile Home Construction
and Safety, Title 24, HUD Part 280).
Mobile home installations require:
Metal exhaust system hardware, which is available for
purchase from your local Sears store or Sears Service Center.
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