General information, Installation requirements, For your safety – Maytag MDG120 User Manual
Page 3: Warning, Caution, Important, Receiving and handling, Dryers damaged in shipment
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The following caution should be posted near
the dryer in a prominent location.
FOR YOUR SAFETY
DO NOT STORE OR USE GASOLINE OR
OTHER FLAMMABLE VAPORS AND LIQUIDS
IN THE VICINITY OF THIS OR ANY OTHER
DO NOT DRY MOPHEADS IN THE DRYER.
DO NOT USE DRYER IN THE PRESENCE OF
DRY CLEANING FUMES.
YOU SHOULD CAUTION USERS OF THIS
NOT TO PERMIT CHILDREN TO
PLAY IN, ON, WITH OR AROUND THIS
EQUIPMENT, AND THAT CHILDREN SHOULD
BE SUPERVISED IF NEAR DRYER(S) IN
DRYER(S) SHOULD NEVER BE LEFT UNAT
TENDED WHILE IN OPERATION.
1) Please observe all safety precautions
displayed on the equipment and/or specific
in this installation instruction included with
2) Dryer(s) must not be installed or stored in
an area where it wili be exposed to water
3) Please post in a prominent location.
Instructions to be followed in the event the
user smells gas. The information posted
shali be obtained by consulting with your
local gas supplier.
4) The wiring diagram for the dryer is
located in the front electrical control box
5) You must disconnect and lock out the
electric supply and gas supply before any
covers or guards are removed from the
machine to allow access for cleaning,
adjusting, instailation, or testing of any
equipment per OSHA (Occupational Safety
and Health Administration) Standards.
RECEIVING AND HANDLING
The dryer is shipped in a protective polyethyl
ene stretch wrap cover and protective corners
and top cover or an enclosed cardboard carton
as a means of protection in transit. Upon
delivery, the shipping carton and wooden skid
should be visually inspected for shipping dam
age. If carton or wooden skid is damaged,
before carrier leaves.
Dryers Damaged in Shipment
1. All dryers should be Inspected upon receipt
they are signed for.
2. If there Is suspected damage or actual
damage, the trucker’s receipt should be so
3. If the dryer Is damaged beyond repair, it
should be refused. Those dryers which were
not damaged in a damaged shipment
should be accepted, but the number re
ceived and number refused must be noted
on the receipt.
4. If you determine that the dryer has been
damaged after the trucker has ieft your
location, you should call your local freight
terminal immediately and request an in
spection and freight claim form. The freight
company considers this concealed damage.
This type of freight claim is very difficult to
get paid and becomes extremely difficult
when more than a day or two passes after
the freight was delivered.
It Is your responsibility to file freight ciaims.
Dryer/parts damaged in transit
claimed under parts warranty.
5. If you need further assistance in handling
the situation, please contact the distributor.
IMPORTANT: THE DRYER SHOULD BE
TRANSPORTED AND HANDLED IN AN
UPRIGHT POSITION AT ALL TIMES.
IMPORTANT: FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE,
LOG THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION.
DATE OF PURCHASE-----------
MODEL NO. MDG12Q