Level dryer, Complete installation checklist – Maytag W10445417B User Manual
Adjust leveling legs
If dryer is not level, prop up using a wood block, use wrench
to adjust legs up or down, and check again for levelness.
Once dryer is level, make sure all four legs are snug against
the floor and dryer does not rock.
LEVEL Not Level
Check levelness of dryer from
side to side. Repeat from front to back.
NOTE: The dryer must be level for the moisture sensing system
to operate correctly.
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 final location. Be sure vent is not crushed
Check that dryer is level. See “Level Dryer”.
Remove film on console and any tape remaining on dryer.
Wipe dryer drum interior thoroughly with a damp cloth to
remove any dust.
Read “Using Your Dryer.”
For power supply cord installation, plug into a grounded
outlet. For direct wire installation, turn on power.
Set the dryer on a full heat cycle (not an air cycle) for
20 minutes and start the dryer.
If dryer will not start, check the following:
• Controls are set in a running or “On” position.
• Start button has been pushed firmly.
• Dryer is plugged into an outlet and/or electrical
• Household fuse is intact and tight, or circuit breaker
has not tripped.
• Dryer door is closed.
NOTE: You may notice an odor when dryer is first heated.
This odor is common when heating element is first used.
The odor will go away.