Check that all parts are now installed. If there is an extra
part, go back through steps to see what was skipped.
Check that you have all of your tools.
Dispose of/recycle all packaging materials.
Check dryer’s nal location. Be sure vent is not crushed
Check that dryer is level. See “Level Dryer.”
Remove lm on console and any tape remaining on dryer.
Wipe dryer drum interior thoroughly with a damp cloth to
remove any dust.
Read “Dryer Use” in your “Use and Care Guide.”
For power supply cord installation, plug into a grounded
outlet. For direct wire installation, turn on Power.
Check that gas supply is on.
Check for leaks.
Steam models only:
Be sure the water faucets are on.
Check for leaks around “Y” connector, faucet, and hoses.
If you live in a hard water area, use of a water softener is
recommended to control the buildup of scale through the
water system in the dryer. Over time, the buildup of lime
scale may clog different parts of the water system, which will
reduce product performance. Excessive scale buildup may
lead to the need for certain part replacement or repair.
Select a Timed Dry heated cycle, and start dryer. Do not
select Air Only Temperature setting.
If dryer will not start, check the following:
• Controls are set in a running or “On” position.
• Start button has been pushed rmly.
• Dryer is plugged into an outlet and/or electrical supply is
• Household fuse is intact and tight, or circuit breaker has
• Dryer door is closed.
This dryer automatically runs an installation diagnostic routine
at the start of its rst cycle.
If you receive an L2 code, there may be a problem with your
home power supply keeping the dryer’s heater from turning on.
If your Airow screen reads “Check Vent”, your dryer vent may
be crushed or blocked. See “Troubleshooting.”
NOTE: You may notice an odor when dryer is rst heated. This
odor is common when heating element is rst used. The odor will