Figure 2-22.Skid-mounted laundry unit.
Place the unit on a level surface as close to the
intended water and electrical source as practicable.
Inspect the unit for damage due to transport or
Check the mounting bolts to ensure they are secure.
Component mounting bolts are factory-torqued. If
bolts are loose, refer to the manufacturers
specifications and use a torque wrench to reset them.
Carefully perform all duties and prestart checks
indicated in the manufacturers operation manual.
Each time the unit is moved or disconnected, the
following start-up procedures should be followed:
Remove the rib holder assembly from the dryer
drum before supplying power to the unit.
Attach the line from the water source to the
Attach the drain hose to the drain and flex duct
hose to the dryer exhaust. Both are supplied with
Attach the fuel line supply and return from the
source to the unit.
Connect the power line to the power source.
Open the water shutoff valve and then open the
air-relief valve. Close the air-relief valve after all
the air has been bled from the waterline.
Switch the main breaker to ON.
Switch the pump breaker to ON. Check the pump
Open the fuel valves on the unit.
Switch the dryer breaker to ON. Be sure to bleed
the fuel line. Read the dryer operating
Allow the water heater to fill before switching
the breaker to ON. Be sure to bleed the fuel line.
Read the water heater operating instructions.
To ensure complete filling of the water heater,
open the pressure-relief valve to permit trapped
air to escape. When the water begins to run out of
the pressure-relief valve, close the valve.
Switch the washer and moisture extractor
breakers to ON. The laundry unit is now ready