Gather the required tools and parts before starting installation.
Read and follow the instructions
provided with any tools listed
8" or 10" pipe wrench
8" or 10" adjustable
wrench (for gas
Adjustable wrench that
opens to 1" (2.54 cm) or
hex-head socket wrench
(for adjusting dryer feet)
v4" nut driver or socket
resistant to LP gas
Caulking gun and
new exhaust vent)
Remove parts package from dryer drum, Check that all parts
4 Leveling legs
NOTE: Do not use leveling legs if installing the dryer on a
Check local codes and with gas supplier. Check existing gas
supply, electrical supply and venting. Read "Electrical
"Gas Supply Requirements"
before purchasing parts.
installations between 28,65" (72,77 cm)
and 34.15" (86.74 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 can purchase a
pedestal separately for this dryer. This pedestal will add about
10" (25.4 cm) to the height of your unit for a total height of
46" (116.8 cm),
For a garage installation, you will need to place the dryer at least
18" (46 cm) above the floor.
The pedestal is available in:
White - Part Number 46822
To order, call your local Sears store. For further information,
please call 1-800-4-MY-HOME
Are you planning to stack your Kenmore washer and dryer? To do
so, find the stack kit in the dryer drum. Follow instructions
included with the kit. See "Location Requirements,"
and vapors, such as
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,
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
127 Ibs (57.6 kg). The combined weight of a companion
appliance should also be considered.