Check local codes and with gas supplier. Check existing gas
supply, electrical supply and venting. Read "Electrical
Requirements," "Gas Supply Requirements" and "Venting
Requirements" before purchasing parts.
For close-clearance installations between 31.5" (80.01 cm)
and 37" (93.98 cm), see "Plan Vent System" section for
Mobile home installations require special parts (listed following)
available for purchase from your local Sears store or Sears
Service Center. For further information, please call
Mobile Home Installation Kit. Ask for Part Number 346764.
Metal exhaust system hardware.
Are you placing the dryer on a pedestal? You have the option of
purchasing pedestals of different heights separately for this dryer.
You may select a 10" (25.4 cm) pedestal or a 15.5" (39.4 cm)
pedestal with a storage drawer. The pedestal will add to the total
height of the dryer for a total height of approximately 46"
(116.8 cm) or 51.5" (130.8 cm), respectively.
For a garage installation, you will need to place the 10" (25.4 cm)
pedestal at least 9" (22.9 cm) above the floor. You will need to
place the 15.5" (39.4 cm) pedestal at least 3" (7.6 cm) above the
Optional pedestal (15.5" [39.4 cm] model shown)
To order, call your local Sears store. For further information,
please call 1-800-4-MY-HOME
10" (25.4 cm)
15.5" (39.4 cm)
Keep flammable materials and vapors, such as
gasoline, away from dryer.
Place dryer at least 18 inches (46 cm) above the floor
for a garage installation.
Failure to do so can result in death, explosion, or fire.
You will need
A location that allows for proper exhaust installation. A gas
dryer must be exhausted to the outdoors. See "Venting
A grounded electrical outlet located within 2 ft (61 cm) of
either side of the dryer. See "Electrical Requirements."
A sturdy floor to support the total dryer weight of
200 lbs (90.7 kg). The combined weight of a companion
appliance should also be considered.
A level floor with a maximum slope of 1" (2.5 cm) under entire
dryer. (If slope is greater than 1" [2.5 cm], install Extended
Dryer Feet Kit, Part No. 279810.) Clothes may not tumble
properly and automatic sensor cycles may not operate
correctly if dryer is not level.
For a garage installation, you will need to place the dryer at
least 18" (46 cm) above the floor. If using a pedestal, you will
need 18" (46 cm) to the bottom of the dryer.
Do not operate your dryer at temperatures below 45ºF (7ºC). At
lower temperatures, the dryer might not shut off at the end of an
automatic cycle. Drying times can be extended.
The dryer must not be installed or stored in an area where it will
be exposed to water and/or weather.
Check code requirements. Some codes limit, or do not permit,
installation of the dryer in garages, closets, mobile homes, or
sleeping quarters. Contact your local building inspector.
NOTE: No other fuel-burning appliance can be installed in the
same closet as a dryer.
The location must be large enough to allow the dryer door to