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I need to know how wires on the power cord connect

I need know does the red wire go with black wire or black wire go withgreen or white

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Red on the left.

White in the middle.

Black on the right.

Green on the case/chassis ground or green screw with the small dashes on it.


If you don't have a white wire but the the green in the middle position.

White/red = far left
Green = middle
Black = right

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Bought a whirlpool dryer used and the power cord isnt connected how do i know how to connect it


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We were given a HOT POINT Heavy Duty Dryer with Automatic Dry Control, Model DLB2650BRLWH, Serial No. DG241274H and had to buy the power cord to go with it. Ordered the cord from a local appliance company,...


Technical explanation: Older 240 Volt appliances use a three-wire power cord (Black, White, Red). The White wire is the "neutral" connection, which is tied to Ground at the service entrance panel. The Black and Red wires are opposite phases of the 240 VAC (when one goes positive, the other goes negative). The neutral wire is "in between", so measuring the voltage between the black or red wire and neutral would give you 120 VAC. The green wire is frame ground; the electrical code requires newer (since 2008) 240 VAC appliances to have a separate ground bonding connection to the frame; the neutral connection is not considered adequate protection for certain failure conditions.

Look for a screw head or terminal stud on the frame or sheet metal of the dryer labeled "Ground", "Earth", or one of the following ground symbols:
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The green wire goes to this point. DO NOT connect the green wire to any of the wiring inside the dryer, unless it is a green wire attached to sheet metal or a bracket!

The black, white and red wires go to black, white and red terminals you already found.

Mar 17, 2011 | Hotpoint Dryers

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On the top of the dryer there is block where the power cord attaches and there are 6 spaded treminals wit the following wires attached from left to right they are black wire, 2 blank, whiye double wire,...


the green wire is the ground wire,there should be a screw or connector for it near the block,it just connects to the frame so the unit is grounded,you should see on the cord a white,black,red and a green ground wire,on the block you should see the white wire connected,the black on another screw and the last one is for the red,if the white is in the middle the black should be on one side and the red on the other,they are color soated,if you say there are red small wires the large red should connect with them just like the black does,as long as you keep the white wires together,the black wires together and the red wires together you'll be fine and ground the green wire to the frame

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If you are installing a new power cord on a whirlpool dryer and you have a power cord with one green wire one black wire one white wire and one red wire where do you connect the wires when the terminals on...


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The green is screwed to any convenient place on the cabinet. It's a safety ground wire.
The white goes in the middle of the block. The red and black go on either end. Doesn't matter which.

Feb 27, 2010 | Whirlpool GEW9250 Electric Dryer

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Dryer did not come with electrical cord so I bought one.


The following link explains how to correctly install a power cord on your dryer:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3575913-installing_a_220_vac_appliance_cord

The main difference between the 3-wire and 4-wire configuraiton is how the Neutral (WHITE) wire and Ground (GREEN or BARE COPPER) wire are terminated on the terminal block in the back of the dryer:

- In a 3-wire configuration, these two wires are connected together via a ground strap at the terminal block.

Terminate the wires at the terminal block by matching the corresponding colors:

RED to RED (HOT) 120VAC
BLACK to BLACK (HOT) 120VAC
WHITE to WHITE (Neutral) 0VAC - Neutral should also have a ground strap attached that grounds it to the equipment cabinet or ground lug.

NOTE: Newer homes built after the year 2000 REQUIRE a 4-wire configuration to be in complaince with the National Electric Code. In addition, some newer appliances may not work correctly without a 4-wire power cord.

If you have any questions, please let me know. I hope this helps you

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Replace a 3 wire power cord with a 4 wire power cord.


red on one end, black on the other, white in the middle, green to cabinet ground.

Jun 12, 2009 | Dryers

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3 prong to 4 prong.


The following link will explain this for you:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r793520-3_prong_4_prong_power_cord_conversion

As stated in the link, the WHITE wire from the power cord should be connected to the other WHITE wire at the terminal block and NOT grounded to the equipment frame. The neutral wires are to be connected at the terminal block only. The extra white wire you mention, may be a jumper wire that originally jumpered the neutral to the equipment frame from the 3-wire configuration. This wire may be reconnected to the frame with the GREEN (ground) wire from the power cord. I hope this helps you. If you still have questions, please let me know.

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Putting new power cord on dryer i have a 3 cord set up a red wire a black wire and a white wire and dont know which wire to connect to which.


on the back of your dryer.
1.connect the white wire to the center of the junction box.

2.than take the red wire and connect it to the left side of your junction box.

3.than take the black wire and connect it to the right side of the junction box.

If you have a green wire on the cord as well. PLEASE make sure it is connected to the dryers back panel. do not leave it to hang.

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Aug 16, 2008 | Whirlpool Dryers

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I have to change the power cord of my dryer. the new power cord has 4 pronge. the 4 wires colors are red,white,black and green. on the dryer i have only 3 wire: red,blue,black. i want to know witch wire...


  • green = ground (attach directly to the case, should be a green painted screw near the opening
  • red = hot 110v connect to the red on the dryer
  • black = hot 110v connect to the black on the dryer
  • white = neutral connects to the blue (only if the blue is in the middle)
  • neutral is always in the middle with a hot wire on either side of it.
  • also make sure all the connections are tight
let me know if you need more help Mike

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