02:22PM | 08/15/07
Member Since: 08/12/07
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I'm looking for a solution to my dryer vent hood being right behind my A/C unit outside. WHen the A/C was cleaned this weekend, the A/C man pointed out that the lint was being sucked into the coils by the fan and that it would pose a major problem. He didn't know of anything that I could buy to fix this problem, but I thought maybe there might be something I could put together to reroute it. Thanks to the advice from K2 in Misc. he told me to pose it to DanO. What do you think?


10:46PM | 08/15/07
Member Since: 11/11/02
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** A/C man pointed out that the lint was being sucked into the coils by the fan **

Rerouting the dryer vent is likely needed.

** I thought maybe there might be something I could put together to reroute it. **

There are no 'put together' kits I know of that would allow you to accomplish it just on the outside. The best way would usually be to pick a different spot in the wall for it to go through and reroute the ducting inside (keeping it to a minimum).

- How long can my dryer vent be?



Dan O.

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