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Changing the cord is WRONG

Posted by CHOLE4ELECTRIC on February 7th, 2000 05:07 PM
In reply to You need to change the cord by D.K. on February 7th, 2000 12:22 PM [Go to top of thread]

Your dryer is wired for today's current code requirement which is to have all appliances wired with a 4 conductor cord and plug. In other words the have now isolated the ground from the neutral for personal protection (something I call people protection).
What you should do is change the receptacle in the wall to conform with today's standards.
B=Black R=Red W=White G=Bare Copper

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