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Does the Maytag LSE7806ACE require a 220 plug?

My garage only has regular 120 outlets. Will this washer/dryer plug in to a regular 120 outlet or does it need 220?

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If you hook it up to 120 volts (by connecting L2[red] to common [white] the dryer will operate, but your heating element will only produce 25% of the heat it would on a 220v circuit. The drying time would be about 3 hours, and the auto dry setting may not work. Heat difference is about 5000 watts of heat on 220v, vs 1250 watts on 120v circuit.

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Quoc Doan I have Maytag LSE1000 Washer/Dryer combo in my garage now (I just bough the use one). I plug only the Washer (110v, not the Dryer 220v)) I got the Drum's light on (when I open the door), but the control panel did not show any light (power), so do I need to plug the Dryer (220v) also, to get the power for control panel? If the control panel needs only one power source from Washer (110v), then what I have to do (fix) to have the power for the control panel? Right now my Dryer is in the garage, therefore I have no 220v to plug in! Please help. Thanks. Q
Hi nuj nitram,
Sorry for my delay. I did go to store and get the cable... now I have 220V power in, but the control panel is still show nothing (no lights at the control panel), so what should I have to do next to have the lights at control panel? Please help. Q

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P-You are going to need 220, Catriver

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