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Vent is the Correct Length

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Vent length and elbows are correct

The vent system chart below provides venting requirements that will help achieve best drying performance.

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  • Replace any plastic or metal foil vent with a rigid or flexible heavy metal vent.

  • Use only 4" diameter heavy metal exhaust vent material. Larger or smaller diameter material will reduce good air movement and cause longer drying times.

  • A dryer vent test, part #8522199, is available for dryers with top mounted lint screens. This vent test kit will help you to determine if the venting is restricted and needs to be cleaned. To order, contact Customer Service. 

    CLICK HERE to watch a video on how the vent test kit works.

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