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Side Vent Kit For Samsung Dryers. Depending on your model, this handy kit enables you to vent your Samsung Gas Dryer on the bottom or left side.  Note that you cannot vent on the right side of gas dryers due to the heater.
 
PRODUCT FEATURES
  • Compatible with Samsung Dryers
  • Electric or Gas
  • Attachments allow you to vent from left side and bottom depending on the model
 
CONTENTS OF PACKAGE
DV-1A: Contents of Package
 
SPECIFICATIONS
97/16" (W) x 159/16" (H) x 87/8" (D)
 
INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
 
SIDE VENT KIT INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
 
CHECKING THE INSTALLATION PARTS
DV-1A: Contents of Package
PROCEDURE
The following instruction covers exhausing a SAMSUNG dryer either through the left or right side of the cabinet, or through the base.  It is recommended a qualified Service Technician do the installation of this kit and dryer.
 
INSTALLING THE SIDE VENT KIT
1.  Remove the from assembly, tumbler and drive belt.  Refer to the service manual for disassembly and reassembly of dryer.
 
2.  Remove the knockout from either of the left or right side panel, or base.  Strike it with a hammer and chisel very close to the seam.  One to three sharp blows will remove it.  do not strike the middle of the knockout.

 
3.  Remove the exhaust duct cover.
 
4.  Remove the old exhaust duct from blower housing.
 
5.  Raise guide plate to about 90 degree, using a flat-blade screwdriver.
 
FOR LEFT AND RIGHT SIDE
 
6.  Insert new exhaust Duct Front supplied with kit into blower housing.  Rotate the duct to engage duct clip into tab extending up from base frame.
 
7.  Insert the elbow supplied in the kit into exhaust duct (F) and through the left or the right (Electric models only) toward the outlet hole depending on which direction to be exhausted.
 
8.  For side venting (left or right) insert the Exhaust Duct Back into the elblow and out cabinet side.

For left side venting use "Duct Back-Left", for right side venting use "Duct Back-Right" separately.
 
9.  Tape each joint with duct tape.

 
10.  Drill a 1/8' hole using a hand drill in the frame and fix the bracket of the duct by fastening the screw.  The screw is not supplied with the kit.  You may use the screw that you removed from step 3.
11.  Reinstall the exhaust duct cover on the rear of cabinet.
 
 
12.  Insert the vent cap supplied with the kit into rear exhaust hole left by old duct.
 
FOR BOTTOM PLATE
 
6.  Assemble The Duct Front-Bottom and The Elbow.
 
7.  Insert the assembled elbow and duct into the hole at the bottom as shown by the figure above.
 
8.  Pull the Duct Front-Bottom forwards to insert it into the Fan Housing.
 
9.  Rotate the duct to engage duct clip into tab extending up from base frame.
 
10.  Tape on the joint between the elbow and internal duct.
 
11.  Reinstall the exhaust duct cover on rear of cabinet.
 
12.  Insert the vent pipe cap supplied with the kit into rear exhaust hole left by old duct.

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