Alliance Laundry Systems Dishwasher Dishwasher User Manual

Installation Instructions
for Stacked Washers and Dryers
Inside......................................
Dimensions........................................................................
Before You Start................................................................
Installation.........................................................................
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Installer Checklist ............................................ Back Cover
Date Purchased _____________________________
Model Number _____________________________
Serial Number ______________________________
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Part No. 802715R3
May 2011
WARNING
FOR YOUR SAFETY, the information in this manual must be followed to minimize the risk
of fire or explosion or to prevent property damage, personal injury or death.
W033
• Do not store or use gasoline or other flammable vapors and liquids in the vicinity of this or
any other appliance.
• WHAT TO DO IF YOU SMELL GAS:
– Do not try to light any appliance.
– Do not touch any electrical switch; do not use any phone in your building.
– Clear the room, building or area of all occupants.
– Immediately call your gas supplier from a neighbor’s phone. Follow the gas supplier’s
instructions.
– If you cannot reach your gas supplier, call the fire department.
• Installation and service must be performed by a qualified installer, service agency or the gas
supplier.
W052
IMPORTANT: Purchaser must consult the local gas supplier for suggested instructions to be followed if the
unit user smells gas. The gas utility instructions plus the SAFETY and WARNING note directly above must
be posted in a prominent location near the unit for customer use.
WARNING
• Installation of unit must be performed by a qualified installer.
• Install clothes dryer according to manufacturer’s instructions and local codes.
• DO NOT install a clothes dryer with flexible plastic venting materials. If flexible metal (foil
type) duct is installed, it must be of a specific type identified by the appliance manufacturer
as suitable for use with clothes dryers. Refer to section on connecting exhaust system.
Flexible venting materials are known to collapse, be easily crushed, and trap lint. These
conditions will obstruct clothes dryer airflow and increase the risk of fire.
W729R1
•
FOR YOUR SAFETY
Do not store or use gasoline or other flammable vapors and liquids in the vicinity of this or
any other appliance.
W053
The following information applies to the state of Massachusetts, USA.
•
•
•
•
This appliance can only be installed by a Massachusetts licensed plumber or gas fitter.
This appliance must be installed with a 36 inch (91 cm) long flexible gas connector.
A “T-Handle” type gas shut-off valve must be installed in the gas supply line to this appliance.
This appliance must not be installed in a bedroom or bathroom.
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Dimensions
23.5 in.
(59.7 cm)
8.0 in.
(20.3 cm)
15.4 in.
(39.1 cm)
1.5 in.
(3.81 cm)
28 in.
(71.1 cm)
2.0 in.
(5.1 cm)
*37.44 in. (95.1 cm)
*13.1 in.
(33.3 cm)
*31.1 in. (79 cm)
*29.6 in. (75.1 cm)
*44.1 in. (112 cm)
24 in.
(61 cm)
*75.25 in. (191.1 cm)
*54 in. (137.2 cm)
*63 in. (160 cm)
5.25 in.
(13.3 cm)
26.875 in.
(68.3 cm)
*14.6 in.
(37.08 cm)
ELECTRIC DRYERS
SWD897N
* With leveling legs turned into base.
NOTE: Exhaust openings are 4 inch (10.2 cm) metal ducting.
23.5 in.
(59.7 cm)
8.0 in.
(20.3 cm)
15.4 in.
(39.1 cm)
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*29.6 in. (75.1 cm)
*31.1 in. (79 cm)
*42.4 in. (107.7 cm)
*13.1 in.
(33.3 cm)
28 in.
(71.1 cm)
1.5 in.
(3.81 cm)
2.0 in.
(5.1 cm)
26.875 in.
(68.3 cm)
*37.44 in. (95.1 cm)
2.3 in.
(6 cm)
*44.1 in. (112 cm)
24 in.
(61 cm)
*75.25 in. (191.1 cm)
*54 in. (137.2 cm)
*63 in. (160 cm)
5.25 in.
(13.3 cm)
*14.6 in.
(37.08 cm)
GAS DRYERS
SWD898N
*With leveling legs turned into base.
NOTE: Exhaust openings are 4 inch (10.2 cm) metal ducting.
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Before You Start
WARNING
Supplies
For most installations, the basic supplies you will need
are:
Any disassembly requiring the use of
tools must be performed by a suitably
qualified service person.
W299
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3
2
NOTE: If the unit is delivered on a cold day (below
freezing), or is stored in an unheated room or area
during the cold months, do not attempt to operate
it until the unit has had a chance to warm up.
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6
4
7
NOTE: Some moisture in the wash drum is normal.
Water is used during testing at the manufacturer.
"
16
9/
8
9
DRY2023N
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2
3
4
5
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7
8
9
Safety Glasses
Wood Block
Power Cord (Electric Models)
Wrench
Screwdriver
Level
5/16 Inch Socket Wrench
Duct Tape
Teflon Tape (Gas Models)
Figure 1
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Installation
Step 1: Position Unit Near Installation
Area
Move unit as close to the desired area of installation as
possible.
NOTE: For best performance and to minimize
vibration or movement, install washer on a solid,
sturdy and level floor. Some floors may need to be
reinforced, especially on a second floor or over a
basement. Do not install the washer on carpeting,
soft tile, a platform or other weakly supported
structures.
Step 2: Position and Level the Unit
WARNING
Washer and dryer are not designed to be
operated as separated, side-by-side units.
Position unit so it has sufficient clearance for
installation and servicing. Refer to Figure 2.
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C
D
E
E
B
A
SWD795N
Dryer and Exhaust Duct Clearances
Area
Description
Minimum Clearance
A
Left Dryer Side
0 in. (0 cm)
B
Right Dryer Side
1 in. (2.54 cm)
C
Dryer Top
6 in. (15.24 cm)
D
Dryer Rear
4 in. (10.2 cm)
E
Exhaust Duct Clearance to Combustible Materials
2 in. (5.1 cm)
NOTE: Shaded areas indicate adjacent structure.
SWD795N
Figure 2
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NOTE: Use of the dispenser drawer or unit doors
as a handle in the transportation of the unit may
cause damage to the dispenser or doors.
Place unit in position on a solid, sturdy and level floor.
Installing the unit on any type of carpeting, soft tile, a
platform or other weakly supported structures is not
recommended.
Place a level on the cabinet top and check if the unit is
level from side to side and front to back.
NOTE: Level must rest on raised portion of top
panel. Refer to Figure 3.
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1
5
SWD832N
1
Wood Block
Figure 4
4
Make sure that the unit does not rock. When unit is
level and does not rock, tighten locknuts securely
against bottom of unit base. If these locknuts are not
tight, unit will move out of position during operation.
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2
S
SWD833N
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2
3
4
5
Level
Rubber Foot
Leveling Leg
Locknut
Unit Base
NOTE: Do not slide unit across floor once the
leveling legs have been extended. Legs and base
could become damaged.
Figure 3
If unit is not level, tilt unit to access the front and rear
leveling legs. For easier access to leveling legs, prop
up unit with a wooden block. Refer to Figure 4.
Loosen the locknuts and adjust legs by screwing into
or out of unit base.
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Leveling legs can be adjusted from inside the unit with
a 7/8 inch deep well socket. All four legs must rest
firmly on the floor so the weight of the unit is evenly
distributed. The unit must not rock and must be level
from side-to-side and front-to-back.
Place rubber feet (supplied in accessories bag) on all
four leveling legs. Refer to Figure 3.
Verify that unit does not rock.
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Step 3: Connect Fill Hoses
NOTE: When installing in newly constructed or
renovated buildings, it is very important to flush
the lines since build-up may have occurred during
construction.
WARNING
Under certain conditions, hydrogen gas
may be produced in a hot water system
that has not been used for two weeks or
more. HYDROGEN GAS IS EXPLOSIVE. If
the hot water system has not been used
for such a period and before using the
washer, turn on all hot water faucets and
let the water flow from each for several
minutes. This will release any
accumulated hydrogen gas. The gas is
flammable. Do not smoke or use an open
flame during this time.
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Water Supply
Water supply faucets must fit standard 3/4 inch
(19.1 mm) female garden hose couplings. DO NOT
USE SLIP-ON OR CLAMP-ON CONNECTIONS.
Water supply faucets should be readily accessible to
permit turning them off when washer is not being
used.
Recommended cold water temperature is 60o to
80o Fahrenheit (16o to 27o Celsius). Recommended
maximum hot water temperature is 125° Fahrenheit
(51o Celsius). Warm water is a mixture of hot and cold
water. Warm water temperature is dependent upon
water temperature and pressure of both the hot and
cold water supply lines.
Connecting Hoses
Remove the two plain rubber washers and two filter
screens from the accessories bag. Install them into
each end of the fill hoses as shown in Figure 5. The
screen must be facing outward.
Screw hose couplings with the filter screens onto the
water faucets until they are finger-tight. Then, using a
pliers, screw approximately 1/4 turn.
Screw hose couplings from other end of hoses onto the
water mixing valve until they are finger-tight. Then,
using a pliers, screw approximately 1/4 turn. Refer to
Figure 6.
IMPORTANT: Do not cross thread or overtighten
couplings. This will cause them to leak.
Turn water on and check for leaks. If leaks are found,
turn off the water, unscrew hoses and reinstall them
until there are no leaks.
IMPORTANT: Turn off water supply whenever
there will be an extended period of non-use.
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COLD
HOT
2
WARNING
3
5
To prevent personal injury, avoid contact
with inlet water temperatures higher than
125° Fahrenheit (51° Celsius) and hot
surfaces.
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W748
TLW1976N
Water pressure must be a minimum of 20 to a
maximum of 120 pounds per square inch (138 to
827 kPa) static pressure measured at the faucet.
NOTE: Water pressure under 20 pounds per
square inch (138 kPa) will cause an extended fill
time in the washer and may not properly flush out
the detergent dispenser.
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2
3
4
5
Water Faucet
Fill Hose
Plain Rubber Washer
Hose Coupling
Filter Screens
Figure 5
Turn on the water faucets and flush the lines for
approximately two minutes to remove any foreign
material that could clog the screens in the water
mixing valve.
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IMPORTANT: Hoses and other natural rubber
parts deteriorate after extended use. Hoses may
develop cracks, blisters or material wear from the
temperature and constant high pressure they are
subject to.
Risers
Risers (or air cushions) may have to be installed if the
pipes knock or pound when flow of water stops. The
risers are more efficient when installed as close as
possible to the water supply faucets (refer to Figure 7).
All hoses should be checked on a monthly basis for
any visible signs of deterioration. Any hose showing
the signs of deterioration listed above should be
replaced immediately. All hoses should be replaced
every five years.
1
2
2
WATER
MIXING VALVE
1
W005I
W005I
3
4
1
2
Water Supply Faucets
Risers (Air Cushions)
Figure 7
SWD596N
SWD596N
1
2
3
4
Water Faucets
Cold Water Connection
Hot Water Connection
Water Fill Hoses
Figure 6
IMPORTANT: Turn off water supply faucets after
check-out and demonstration. Owner should turn
off water supply whenever there will be an
extended period of non-use.
NOTE: Longer fill hoses are available (as optional
equipment at extra cost) if the hoses supplied with
the washer are not long enough for the installation.
Order hoses as follows:
No. 20617 Fill Hose (8 feet) (2.44 m)
No. 20618 Fill Hose (10 feet) (3.05 m)
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Step 4: Connect Drain Hose to Drain
Receptacle
NOTE: End of drain hose must not be below 24 in.
(61 cm).
Remove the drain hose from its shipping position on
the rear of the washer by unhooking the hose from the
retainer clamp and by removing the shipping tape.
Install the drain hose into the drain receptacle
(standpipe, wall or laundry tub) following the
instructions below.
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2
IMPORTANT: Drain receptacle must be capable of
handling a minimum of 1-1/4 inch (32 cm) outside
diameter drain hose.
Standpipe Installation:
Place the drain hose into the standpipe.
Remove the beaded strap from accessories bag and
place around standpipe and drain hose and tighten
strap to hold hose to standpipe. Refer to Figure 8. This
will prevent the drain hose from dislodging from drain
receptacle during use.
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H023I
1
2
3
Drain Hose
Beaded Strap (tape if necessary)
Fill Hoses
Figure 9
Laundry Tub Installation:
1
For this type of installation, the drain hose MUST be
secured to the stationary tub to prevent hose from
dislodging during use. Refer to Figure 10. Use the
beaded strap (supplied in accessories bag) to secure
hose.
24 in. to 36 in.
(61 to 91.44 cm)
Recommended
Height
1
2
3
SWD598N
SWD598N
1
2
3
Drain Hose
Beaded Tie-Down Strap
Standpipe 2 in. (5.08 cm) or 1-1/2 in. (4 cm)
Figure 8
2
SWD600N
Wall Installation:
SWD600N
For installations of this type, the drain hose MUST be
secured to one of the fill hoses using the beaded strap
from accessories bag. Refer to Figure 9.
1
2
Drain Hose
Tie-Down Strap (tape if necessary)
Figure 10
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Step 5: (Gas Dryer Only) Connect Gas
Supply Pipe
Natural Gas Altitude Adjustments
Altitude
WARNING
To reduce the risk of gas leaks, fire or
explosion:
• The dryer must be connected to the type
of gas as shown on nameplate located in
the door recess.
• Use a new flexible stainless steel
connector.
• Use pipe joint compound insoluble in L.P.
(Liquefied Petroleum) Gas, or Teflon tape,
on all pipe threads.
• Purge air and sediment from gas supply
line before connecting it to the dryer.
Before tightening the connection, purge
remaining air from gas line to dryer until
odor of gas is detected. This step is
required to prevent gas valve
contamination.
• Do not use an open flame to check for gas
leaks. Use a non-corrosive leak detection
fluid.
• Any disassembly requiring the use of
tools must be performed by a suitably
qualified service person.
Orifice Size
Part No.
feet
m
No.
inches
mm
3000
915
43
0.0890
2.26
503778
6000
1830
44
0.0860
2.18
58719
8000
2440
45
0.0820
2.08
503779
9000
2740
46
0.0810
2.06
503780
10,000
3050
47
0.0785
1.99
503781
Table 1
2. Remove the shipping cap from the gas
connection at the rear of the dryer. Make sure you
do not damage the pipe threads when removing
the cap.
3. Connect to gas supply pipe.
NOTE: When connecting to a gas line, an
equipment shut-off valve must be installed within
6 feet (1.8 m) of the dryer. An 1/8 in. NPT pipe plug
must be installed as shown for checking inlet
pressure. Refer to Figure 11.
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W316
1. Make certain your dryer is equipped for use with
the type of gas in your laundry room. Dryer is
equipped at the factory for Natural Gas with a
3/8 inch NPT gas connection.
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2
NOTE: The gas service to a gas dryer must
conform with the local codes and ordinances, or in
the absence of local codes and ordinances, with the
latest edition of the National Fuel Gas Code ANSI
Z223.1/NFPA 54 or the CAN/CSA-B149.1 Natural
Gas and Propane Installation Code.
Natural Gas, 1000 Btu/ft3 (37.3 MJ/m3) service must
be supplied at minimum 5.0 inch water column
pressure to maximum 10.5 inch water column
pressure.
For proper operation at altitudes above 3000 feet
(915 m) the natural gas valve spud orifice size must be
reduced to ensure complete combustion. Refer to
Table 1.
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4
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2
3
4
5
New stainless steel flexible connector (Use design CSA certified connector)
Use only if allowed by local codes
1/8 in. NPT Pipe Plug
Equipment Shut-Off Valve
Black Iron Pipe
Shorter than 20 ft. (6.1 m) Use 3/8 in. (9.5 mm) pipe
Longer than 20 ft. (6.1 m) Use 1/2 in. (12.7 mm) pipe
3/8 in. NPT Gas Connection
Figure 11
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4. Tighten all connections securely. Turn on gas and
check all pipe connections (internal & external)
for gas leaks with a non-corrosive leak detection
fluid.
NOTE: The dryer and its appliance main gas valve
must be disconnected from the gas supply piping
system during any pressure testing of that system
at test pressures in excess of 1/2 psi (3.45 kPa).
Refer to Step 12 (Check Heat Source).
L.P. (Liquefied Petroleum) Gas, 2500 Btu/ft3
(93.1 MJ/m3) service must be supplied at 10 ± 1.5 inch
water column pressure.
For proper operation at altitudes above 3000 feet
(915 m) the L.P. gas valve spud orifice size must be
reduced to ensure complete combustion. Refer to
Table 2.
WARNING
To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock,
serious injury or death, all wiring and
grounding MUST conform with the latest
edition of the National Electrical Code,
ANSI/NFPA 70, or the Canadian Electrical
Code, CSA C22.1, and such local
regulations as might apply. It is the
customer’s responsibility to have the wiring
and fuses installed by a qualified electrician
to make sure adequate electrical power is
available to the dryer.
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L.P. Altitude Adjustments
Altitude
Orifice Size
Part No.
feet
m
No.
inches
mm
3000
915
55
0.0520
1.32
58755
8000
2440
56
0.0465
1.18
503786
Table 2
NOTE: DO NOT connect the dryer to L.P. Gas
Service without converting the gas valve. Install
L.P. Gas Conversion Kit 649P3, available at extra
cost.
Step 6: (Electric Dryer Only) Connect
Electrical Plug
NOTE: Model LTSA7A*N2989 - A single electrical
connection serves both washer and dryer.
Dryer requires 120/240 Volt or 120/208 Volt, 60 Hertz,
3 or 4 wire electrical supply. Refer to serial plate for
specific electrical requirements.
NOTE: The wiring diagram is located behind the
control panel, inside the control cabinet.
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Grounding Information
• This dryer must be connected to a grounded
metal, permanent wiring system; or an
equipment-grounding conductor must be run
with the circuit conductors and connected to the
equipment-grounding terminal or lead on the
dryer.
• For model LTSA7A*N2989, only flexible metal
conduit, rigid metal conduit or armored cable
wiring systems are recommended.
• The dryer has its own terminal block (on model
LTSA7A*N2989 powers both washer and dryer)
that must be connected to a separate branch, 60
Hertz, single phase circuit, AC (alternating
current) circuit, fused at 30 Amperes (the circuit
must be fused on both sides of the line).
Electrical service for the dryer should be of
maximum rated voltage (208 or 240 Volt,
depending on heating element) listed on the
nameplate. Do not connect dryer to 110, 115,
or 120 volt circuit.
• Heating elements are available for field
installation in dryers which are to be connected to
electrical service of different voltage than that
listed on nameplate, such as 208 Volt.
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NOTE: Branch circuit wire size requirements to
laundry room outlet are shown in Table 3 and
Table 4.
Model LTSA7A*N2989
Wire Length
Less than
15 ft. (4.5 m)
Longer than
15 ft. (4.5 m)
Wire
Listed No. 8 AWG
Copper wire only
Listed No. 6 AWG
Copper wire only
Table 3
All Other Models
Wire Length
Less than
15 ft. (4.5 m)
Longer than
15 ft. (4.5 m)
Wire
Listed No. 10 AWG
Copper wire only
Listed No. 8 AWG
Copper wire only
Table 4
• The power cord connection between wall
receptacle and dryer terminal block IS NOT
supplied with dryer. Type of power cord and
gauge of wire must conform to local codes.
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Connecting Power Cord with Three-Wire
Plug
NOTE: Four-wire cord is required for mobile
homes or where codes do not permit grounding
through neutral.
NOTE: The power cord is NOT supplied with the
electric dryer. Type of power cord and gauge of wire
must conform to local codes and instructions.
POWER SUPPLY
POWER SUPPLY
1
The method of wiring the dryer is optional and subject
to local code requirements.
2
NOTE: Connect the dryer to the power supply with the
MAXIMUM RATED VOLTAGE listed on the nameplate.
A typical 30Amp ThreeWire
Receptacle
NEMA Type
10-30R
3
INTERMEDIATE FUSE
BOX (may be omitted
if service entrance
box is fused)
4
WALL
RECEPTACLE
120 ± 12
V.A.C.
5
120 ± 12
V.A.C.
6
240 ± 12
V.A.C.
NOTE: Use COPPER WIRE only.
Shorter than 15 ft. (4.5 m) – use 10 AWG
Longer than 15 ft. (4.5 m) – use 8 AWG
INTERMEDIATE
SHUT-OFF BOX
(may or may not
be fused)
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L1
L2
L1
POWER CORD CONNECTION
L2
DIRECT CONNECTION
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3 Wire Grounded Neutral 120/240 Volt, 60 Hertz
AC 1 Phase Service Entrance Switch Box
(Refer to NOTE above)
2
3
30 Ampere Fuses or Circuit Breaker
Neutral Wire
4
5
6
7
Metallic or Non-Metallic Sheathed Cable
(Copper Wire Only)
Power Cord (Not supplied with dryer)
Neutral
Terminal Block in Dryer
Figure 12
1. Disconnect power to dryer.
3. Use a strain relief and insert end of power cord
through power supply hole.
2. Remove access cover from rear of dryer.
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Figure 13
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4. Use the three screws from the accessories bag to
attach the power cord wires to the terminal block.
Refer to Figure 15.
1
Connecting Power Cord with Four-Wire Plug
NOTE: Four-wire cord is required for mobile
homes or where codes do not permit grounding
through neutral.
2
2
1
3
3
12
V. 0 ±
A 1
.C 2
.
4
D286I
“L1” Terminal
Neutral Terminal
“L2” Terminal
240 ± 12
V.A.C.
12
V. 0 ±
A 1
.C 2
.
Figure 15
0
V.A.C.
12
V. 0 ±
A 1
.C 2
.
1
2
3
12
V. 0 ±
A 1
.C 2
.
5. Tighten all screws firmly.
DRY2016N
IMPORTANT: Failure to tighten these screws
firmly may result in wire failure at the terminal
block.
6. Secure the strain relief to the power cord, or
wires, where they enter the dryer cabinet.
7. Check the continuity of the ground connection
before plugging the cord into an outlet. Use an
acceptable indicating device connected to the
center grounding pin of the plug and the green
screw on the back of the cabinet.
1
2
3
4
Typical Four-Wire Receptacle
Power Cord – Not Supplied with Dryer
Strain Relief Nut
Strain Relief
Figure 16
1. Disconnect power to dryer.
2. Remove access cover from rear of dryer.
8. Reinstall access cover and screw.
D695I
D695I
Figure 17
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3. Remove ground screw and save for use in Step 5.
Remove wire and use in Step 6.
5. Attach power cord ground (green) wire to rear
bulkhead using ground screw removed in Step 3.
1
1
7
6
5
2
4
D697I
D697I
1
Ground Screw
3
DRY1920N
DRY1920N
Figure 18
4. Use a strain relief and insert end of power cord
through power supply hole.
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
White
“L2” Terminal
Black
Green
Red
Neutral Terminal
“L1” Terminal
Figure 20
6. Use the three screws from the accessories bag to
attach the remaining power cord wires to the
terminal block as follows:
a. Red wire to “L1” terminal.
D696I
Figure 19
b. Black wire to “L2” terminal.
c. White wire to Neutral terminal.
NOTE: All models except LTSA7A*N2989, when
installing the white wire, loop the free eyelet end of
the ground wire (removed in Step 3) and attach
along with the white wire to the neutral (center)
terminal on the terminal block.
7. Tighten all screws firmly.
IMPORTANT: Failure to tighten these screws
firmly may result in wire failure at the terminal
block.
8. Secure the strain relief to the power cord, or
wires, where they enter the dryer cabinet.
9. Check the continuity of the ground connection
before plugging the cord into an outlet. Use an
acceptable indicating device connected to the
center grounding pin of the plug and the green
screw on the back of the cabinet.
10. Reinstall access cover and screw.
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Step 7: Connect Dryer Exhaust System
WARNING
To reduce the risk of fire and combustion
gas accumulation the dryer MUST be
exhausted to the outdoors.
W604
To reduce the risk of fire and the
accumulation of combustion gases, DO
NOT exhaust dryer air into a window well,
gas vent, chimney or enclosed, unventilated
area, such as an attic, wall, ceiling, crawl
space under a building or concealed space
of a building.
W045
WARNING
This gas appliance contains or produces a
chemical or chemicals which can cause
death or serious illness and which are
known to the State of California to cause
cancer, birth defects, or other reproductive
harm. To reduce the risk from substances in
the fuel or from fuel combustion, make sure
this appliance is installed, operated, and
maintained according to the instructions in
this manual.
W115
To reduce the risk of fire, DO NOT use
plastic or thin foil ducting to exhaust the
dryer.
W354
• DO NOT use plastic or thin foil ducting. Rigid
metal duct is recommended. Refer to Figure 21.
• Locate dryer so exhaust duct is as short as
possible.
• Be certain old ducts are cleaned before installing
your new dryer.
• Use 4 inch (102 mm) diameter rigid or flexible
metal duct.
• The male end of each section of duct must point
away from the dryer.
• Use as few elbows as possible.
• Use duct tape or pop-rivets on all duct joints. DO
NOT use sheet metal screws or fasteners on
exhaust pipe joints which extend into the duct
and catch lint.
• Ductwork that runs through unheated areas must
be insulated to help reduce condensation and lint
build-up on pipe walls.
• In mobile home installations, dryer exhaust duct
must be secured to mobile home structure.
• Dryer exhaust duct MUST NOT terminate under
mobile home.
• Dryer exhausts 220 cfm (measured at back of
dryer).
• DO NOT install flexible duct in concealed
spaces, such as a wall or ceiling.
• Static pressure in exhaust duct should not be
greater than .6 inches water column (1.5 cm),
measured with manometer placed on exhaust
duct two feet (61 cm) from dryer (check with
dryer running and no load).
• Exhausting dryer in hard-to-reach locations can
be done by installing 521P3 Flexible Metal Vent
Kit (available as optional equipment at extra
cost).
• Sufficient make-up air must be supplied to
replace the air exhausted by the dryer. The free
area of any opening for outside air must be at
least 40 in.2 (260 cm2).
• Failure to exhaust dryer properly will void
warranty.
NOTE: Venting materials are not supplied with the
dryer (obtain locally).
IMPORTANT: DO NOT block the airflow at the
bottom of the dryer’s front panel with laundry,
rugs, etc. Blockage will decrease airflow through
the dryer, thus reducing the efficiency of the dryer.
DON’T
SWD449N
DO
SWD449N
Figure 21
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Exhaust Direction
Exhaust System
The dryer can be exhausted to the outdoors through the
back, left, right or bottom of the dryer. EXCEPTION:
Gas dryers cannot be vented out the left side
because of the burner housing.
For best drying results, recommended maximum
length of exhaust system is shown in Table 5.
To prevent backdraft when dryer is not in operation,
outer end of exhaust pipe must have a weather hood
with hinged dampers (obtain locally).
Dryer is shipped from factory ready for rear exhaust.
Exhausting the dryer through sides or bottom can be
accomplished by installing a Directional Exhaust Kit,
528P3, available as optional equipment at extra cost.
Number of
90° Elbows
NOTE: Weather hood should be installed at least
12 inches (30.5 cm) above the ground. Larger
clearances may be necessary for installations where
heavy snowfall can occur.
Weather Hood Type
Recommended
4 in.
(10.2 cm)
Use Only for Short Run installations
4 in.
(10.2 cm)
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2-1/2 in.
(6.35 cm)
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Maximum length of 4 in. (10.2 cm) diameter rigid metal duct.
0
65 feet (19.8 m)
55 feet (16.8 m)
1
55 feet (16.8 m)
47 feet (14.3 m)
2
47 feet (14.3 m)
41 feet (12.5 m)
3
36 feet (11.0 m)
30 feet (9.1 m)
4
28 feet (8.5 m)
22 feet (6.7 m)
NOTE: Deduct 6 feet (1.8 m) for each additional elbow.
Table 5
NOTE: The maximum length of a 4 in. (10.2 cm)
diameter flexible metal duct must not exceed
7.87 ft. (2.4 m), as required to meet UL2158, clause
7.3.2A.
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Step 8: (Washer Only) Remove the Shock
Sleeves and Shipping Brace
Remove front access panel by removing the two
screws at the bottom of the panel.
Remove the five bolts and lockwashers from shipping
brace with 9/16 inch wrench and remove brace. Refer
to Figure 22. One is holding the brace to the weight.
Remove this bolt first. Four bolts are located on the
unit base. Remove the two front bolts next and then
the two rear bolts. Remove all four shock sleeves by
pulling on the yellow rope. Refer to Figure 22.
Remove the brace from the machine with shock
sleeves and label attached to it.
IMPORTANT: DO NOT tip washer more than
6 inches (152.4 mm) in any direction after shipping
brace has been removed. Shock absorbers may
separate and damage to unit may result. For
leveling purposes, the unit may be tilted a
maximum of 6 inches (152.4 mm) in any direction.
Step 9: Wipe Out Inside of Washer Drum
and Dryer Drum
Before using the washer and dryer for the first time,
use an all-purpose cleaner, or a detergent and water
solution, and a damp cloth to remove shipping dust
from inside the drums.
IMPORTANT: The shipping brace, bolts,
lockwashers and shock sleeves should be saved and
MUST be reinstalled whenever the unit is moved
more than 4 ft. (1.22 m). Do not lift or transport
unit from front or without shipping materials
installed. Refer to the Washer User’s Guide for
proper instructions on reinstalling the shipping
materials.
Store the shipping materials in the accessories bag.
Save materials for use whenever the unit is moved.
On older models, remove label from front side of front
access panel and place on back side of front access
panel for future reference.
SWD834N
Figure 23
1
2
3
FLW2124N
4
FLW2124N
1
2
3
4
Shock Sleeves
Motor Mount
Hooked End of Shipping Brace
Bolts and Lockwashers
SWD603N
Figure 24
Figure 22
Reinstall front access panel.
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Step 10: Plug In the Washer and Dryer
Electric Dryer
Connect the dryer to an electrical power source. Refer
to Step 4 for information on connecting power cord.
The dryer is designed to be operated on a separate
branch, polarized, three-wire, effectively grounded,
120 Volt, 60 Hertz, AC (alternating current) circuit
protected by a 15 Ampere fuse, equivalent fusetron or
circuit breaker.
The three-prong grounding plug on the power cord
should be plugged directly into a polarized three-slot
effectively grounded receptacle rated 120 Volts AC
(alternating current) 15 Amps. Refer to Figure 26 to
determine correct polarity of the wall receptacle.
Grounding Information
Connect to 30 Amp circuit.
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Figure 25
Gas Dryer
Dryer requires 120 Volt, 60 Hertz electrical supply and
comes equipped with a 3-prong grounding plug. Refer
to serial plate for specific electrical requirements.
NOTE: The wiring diagram is located behind the
control panel, inside the control cabinet.
WARNING
To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock,
serious injury or death, all wiring and
grounding MUST conform with the latest
edition of the National Electrical Code,
ANSI/NFPA 70, or the Canadian Electrical
Code, CSA C22.1, and such local
regulations as might apply. It is the
customer’s responsibility to have the wiring
and fuses installed by a qualified electrician
to make sure adequate electrical power is
available to the dryer.
W521
When plugging in the dryer:
•
•
•
•
Do not overload circuits.
Do not use an adapter.
Do not use an extension cord.
Do not operate both a washer and gas dryer on
the same circuit. Use separately fused 15 amp
circuits.
The 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. The dryer is equipped
with a cord having an equipment-grounding conductor
and a 3 prong grounding plug. The three-prong
grounding plug on the power cord should be plugged
directly into a polarized three-slot effectively
grounded receptacle rated 110/120 Volts AC
(alternating current) 15 Amps.
WARNING
This dryer is equipped with a three-prong
(grounding) plug for your protection
against shock hazard and should be
plugged directly into a properly grounded
three-prong receptacle. Do not cut or
remove the grounding prong from this plug.
W036
WARNING
Improper connection of the equipmentgrounding conductor can result in a risk of
electric shock. Check with a qualified
electrician or service person if you are in
doubt as to whether the dryer is properly
grounded.
W038
Do not modify the plug provided with the dryer – if it
will not fit the outlet, have a proper outlet installed by
a qualified electrician.
NOTE: Have a qualified electrician check the
polarity of the wall receptacle. If a voltage reading
is measured other than that illustrated, the
qualified electrician should correct the problem.
Do not operate other appliances on the same circuit
when this appliance is operating.
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Washer - All Models Except LTSA7A*N2989
WARNING
To reduce the risk of an electric shock or
fire, DO NOT use an extension cord or an
adapter to connect the dryer to the electrical
power source.
W037
Washer requires 120 Volt, 60 Hertz electrical supply
and comes equipped with a 3-prong grounding plug.
Refer to serial plate for specific electrical
requirements.
NOTE: The wiring diagram is located behind the
control panel, inside the control cabinet.
2
3
1
2
1
3
120±12
V.A.C
120±12
V.A.C.
0 V.A.C.
0 V.A.C
120±12
V.A.C.
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120±12
V.A.C
4
4
5
Standard 120 Volt, 60
Hertz 3-Wire Effectively
Grounded Circuit
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5
DRY2
Plug cord into separately fused 15 Amp circuit.
1
2
3
4
5
L1
Ground
Neutral Side
Round Grounding Prong
Neutral
Figure 27
DRY2022N
1
2
3
4
5
“L1”
Ground
Neutral
Neutral Side
Round Grounding Prong
Figure 26
WARNING
To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock,
serious injury or death, all wiring and
grounding MUST conform with the latest
edition of the National Electrical Code,
ANSI/NFPA No. 70, and such local
regulations as might apply. It is the
customer’s responsibility to have the
wiring, fuses and circuit breakers
installed by a qualified electrician to make
sure adequate electrical power is
available to the washer.
W518
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When plugging in the washer:
•
•
•
•
DO NOT overload circuits.
DO NOT use an extension cord.
DO NOT use an adapter.
DO NOT operate both a washer and gas dryer on
the same circuit. Use separately fused 15 Amp
circuits.
The washer is designed to be operated on a separate
branch, polarized, three-wire, effectively grounded,
120 Volt, 60 Hertz, AC (alternating current) circuit
protected by a 15 Amp fuse, equivalent fusetron or
circuit breaker.
The three-prong grounding plug on the power cord
should be plugged directly into a polarized three-slot
effectively grounded receptacle rated 110/120 Volts
AC (alternating current) 15 Amps. Refer to Figure 27
to determine correct polarity of the wall receptacle.
NOTE: Have a qualified electrician check the
polarity of the wall receptacle. If a voltage reading
is measured other than that in Figure 27, the
qualified electrician should correct the problem.
WARNING
This unit is equipped with a three-prong
(grounding) plug for your protection
against shock hazard and should be
plugged directly into a properly grounded
three-prong receptacle. Do not cut or
remove the grounding prong from this
plug.
W213
Step 11: Recheck steps 1-10
Refer to Installer Checklist on the back cover of this
manual and make sure that unit is installed correctly.
Run washer through one complete cycle to make sure
it is operating properly.
WARNING
To reduce the risk of an electric shock or
fire, DO NOT use an extension cord or an
adapter to connect the washer to the
electric power source.
W082
Grounding Information
The washer 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.
The washer is equipped with a cord having an
equipment-grounding conductor and a 3-prong
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.
WARNING
Improper connection of the equipmentgrounding conductor can result in a risk
of electric shock. Check with a qualified
electrician or service person if you are in
doubt as to whether the washer is
properly grounded.
W216
Step 12: Check Heat Source
Electric Dryers
Close the loading door and start the dryer in a heat
setting (refer to the Dryer User’s Guide supplied with
the unit). After the dryer has operated for three
minutes, the exhaust air or exhaust pipe should be
warm.
Gas Dryers
IMPORTANT: This operation is to be conducted
by qualified personnel only.
To view the burner flame, remove the lower front
panel of the dryer.
Close the loading door, start the dryer in a heat setting
(refer to the Dryer User’s Guide supplied with the
unit); the unit will start, the igniter will glow red and
the main burner will ignite.
IMPORTANT: If all air is not purged out of gas
line, gas igniter may go off before gas is ignited. If
this happens, after approximately two minutes
igniter will again attempt gas ignition.
IMPORTANT: If igniter does not light, make sure
gas is turned on.
Do not modify the plug provided with the washer – if
it will not fit the outlet, have a proper outlet installed
by a qualified electrician.
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After the dryer has operated for approximately five
minutes, observe burner flame through lower front
panel. Adjust the air shutter to obtain a soft, uniform
blue flame. (A lazy, yellow-tipped flame indicates lack
of air. A harsh, roaring, very blue flame indicates too
much air.) Adjust the air shutter as follows:
WARNING
For personal safety, lower front panel must
be in place during normal operation.
W046
1. Loosen the air shutter lockscrew.
After the dryer has operated for approximately three
minutes, exhaust air or exhaust pipe should be warm.
2. Turn the air shutter to the left to get a luminous
yellow-tipped flame, then turn it back slowly to
the right to obtain a steady, soft blue flame.
3. After the air shutter is adjusted for proper flame,
tighten the air shutter lockscrew securely.
4. Reinstall the lower front panel.
1
2
4
3
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1
2
Air Shutter Lockscrew
Appliance Main Gas Valve
3
4
Air Shutter
1/8 in. (3.1 mm) Pipe Plug
(For checking manifold pressure)
Figure 28
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Installer Checklist
Fast Track for Installing the Unit
(Refer to the manual for more detailed information)
1
7
• Position Unit Near
Installation Area.
• Connect Dryer
Exhaust System.
CHECK
2
• Position and
Level the Unit.
CHECK
8
CHECK
3
SWD833N
SWD449N
SWD449N
Washer Only
• Remove the Shock
Sleeves and
Shipping Brace.
SWD833N
• Connect Fill
Hoses.
COLD
CHECK
Plain
Washers
FLW2124N
FLW2124N
HOT
9
Filter
Screens
• Wipe Out Inside
of Washer
and Dryer.
TLW1976N
CHECK
TLW1976N
SWD834N
4
CHECK
• Connect Drain
Hose to Drain
Receptacle.
10
CHECK
• Plug In Washer and Dryer.
SWD598N
SWD598N
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5
ELECTRIC DRYERS
Gas Only
11
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12
• Connect Electrical
Cords.
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• Recheck Steps 1-10.
CHECK
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Electric Only
CHECK
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GAS DRYERS AND WASHERS
CHECK
• Connect Gas Supply Pipe.
• Check for Gas Leaks.
CHECK
6
SWD603N
SWD603N
SWD834N
• Check Heat
Source.
CHECK
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