DIAGRAM 3 WIRE PIGTAIL ON DRYER
Convert a 3-Prong Electric Dryer Cord to a 4-Prong Cord
There may be a short white wire or metal strap joining the neutral terminal and the ground screw, or there may be a white wire coming from inside the dryer and connecting to the ground screw. This is the 3-wire configuration that ties the case ground to the neutral cord wire. Pull the cord out through the hole to remove it from the dryer.Author: Timothy Thiele
3-Slot vs. 4-Slot Dryer Outlets
In older three-slot, three-prong configurations, the neutral wire also served as the ground wire, and the dryer was grounded through the neutral connection via a jumper in the wiring compartment on the dryer. This was viewed to be sufficient, since the neutral bus in the service panel was grounded, anyway.
How to install a Electric Dryer Cord, 3 or 4 prong. Ground
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Wire a Dryer Outlet
(Yellow Wire = White) The 4-prong dryer outlet wiring diagram above is ran with a 10/3 with ground cable. As you can see, there is now an added dedicated neutral. The ground is now a dedicated wire also. But if you notice, both the neutral and the ground wires both
4 Wire Dryer Pigtail - Sears
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