Spacing Requirements for a Front Load Washer
Alcove or Closet Installation
Minimum clearance for stable operation:
|Sides||1 in. (25 mm)|
|Top||17 in. (432 mm)|
|Rear||5.9 in. (150 mm)|
|Front||2 in. (51 mm)|
If both the washer and a dryer are installed in the same location, the front of the alcove or closet must have at least a 72 in² (465 cm²) unobstructed air opening. Your washer alone does not require a specific air opening.
|A||39.6 in. (1066 mm)||C||27 in. (686 mm)|
|B||1 in. (25 mm)||D||1 in. (25 mm)|
Installation on a Pedestal
|A||54.6 in. (1386 mm)||D||27 in. (686 mm)|
|B||34 in. (864 mm)||E||38.7 in. (984 mm)|
|C||5.9 in. (150 mm)||F||53.4 in. (1356 mm)|
Side by Side Installation
|A||1 in. (25 mm)||D||34 in. (864 mm)|
|B||27 in. (686 mm)||E||2 in. (50 mm)|
|C||17 in. (432 mm)||F||5.9 in. (150 mm)|
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