How Do You Clean The Vent Duct On A Northstar Dryer?
Vent and air ducts on Northstar dryers relocate the lint that is collected during a dryer cycle out of the house. Dryer vents are installed outside the house walls. You must clean the vent ducts every few months in order to keep your dryer running efficiently and smoothly. Dryer vents that are not cleaned regularly can cause fires. Every Northstar dryer model is different, so read your owner’s manual on how to best clean your model. Remove the dryer’s plug from the outlet. Push the dryer away from the wall and turn it around so that the back of the dryer is facing you. Loosen the screws that hold the air duct hose to the elbow-shaped duct. The duct is made of aluminum and can be found on the back of the dryer. Slide the hose of the vacuum into the elbow-shaped duct to suck out any lint that may be stuck in the dryer. Make sure the vacuum is on a high power setting and that the tube goes deep into the machine. Use a damp cloth to wipe off the vent opening on your Northstar. This will ge