Maytag MGDC215EW Installation Guide | Page 4

Maytag Dryer Installation Guide - MGDC215EW.
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Tools and Parts

Gather the required tools and parts before starting installation.

Tools needed for all installations:


Tape measure


Parts package is located in dryer drum. Check that all parts  

are included.

Parts needed:
Check local codes. Check existing electrical supply and venting. 

See “Electrical Requirements” and “Venting Requirements”  

before purchasing parts.

Check code requirements. Some codes limit, or do not permit, 

installing dryer in garages, closets, mobile homes, or sleeping 

quarters. Contact your local building inspector.

Optional Equipment: (Not supplied with dryer) 
Refer to your “Use and Care Guide” for information about 

accessories available for your dryer.

Parts supplied:

Flat-blade screwdriver

#2 Phillips screwdriver

Adjustable wrench that 

opens to 1" (25 mm) or 

hex-head socket wrench 

Tin snips (new vent 


Caulking gun and 

compound (for installing 

new exhaust vent)

Vent clamps

1/4" nut driver or socket 

wrench (recommended)

Leveling legs (4)

Tools needed for gas installations:

8" or 10" pipe wrench

8" or 10" adjustable wrench  

(for gas connections)

Pipe-joint compound  

resistant to LP gas

Utility knife 

Location Requirements


You will need:


A location allowing for proper exhaust installation.  

See “Venting Requirements.”


Putty knife