attached to the access panel. The dryer vent should not
exceed a maximum length of 4 feet primarily because
the buildup of condensation increases the time
required to dry the clothes.
You need to be acquainted with the operation and
functioning of both the mechanical and electrical
systems. Although the various types of clothes dryers
may differ in appearance and location of controls, they
all operate on the same principles and are
fundamentally similar in servicing. Clothes dryer
timers are quite similar to those on an automatic
washing machine, while thermostats used in automatic
dryers are the same type as those used on electric
Since the only moving parts consist of the motor,
drive, drum, and exhaust fan, the clothes dryer, when
properly installed, should give years of trouble-free
service. When called on, the service personnel should
be familiar with the recommendations and
specifications of the particular manufacturer's service
manual to replace any worn-out or faulty component
correctly. When a dryer does not operate properly,
always try the service manual first. However, table U
of appendix II may be used for further troubleshooting
and repair should it become necessary.
What is the maximum operation time that can be
provided by the formula chart on the Milnor
The automatic supply injector of a washer
consists of how many compartments?
What are the two classes of residential dryers?
The automatic drain valve for a washer requires
a minimum of whatpsi?
The supply injector
what maximum psi?
solenoid valves can handle
How often should the gearbox oil level be
Extractors are eq uipped with either an
automatic or manual brake. True/False.
When installing an extractor, you should check
the equipment nameplate before connecting the
power source for what reason?
An opening of how many square feet must be
provided for a 3,000 cfm dryer for proper
The electric motors on a tumbler should be
cleaned and inspected annually. True/False.
The Clayton steam generator can develop its
full-rated capacity from a cold start in what
length of time?
When. installing a boiler, you should always use
Reduced burner efficiency can be caused by dirt
or lint on what device?
What are the four basic operations of a
What component converts electrical energy into
mechanical power necessary to carry out washer