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How to use the Uficouple
Before operating your
dishwasher the first time...
Attach the Faucet Adapter.
special faucet adapter supplied
with your dishwasher must be
assembled to the sink faucet before
you can use your dishwasher.
The faucet adapter is designed to
fit standard spouts having internal
or external threads. You will find
the adapter and two washers in the
"Faucet Adapter" packet in your
To install faucet adapter, first
remove the old aerator or trim ring
on your faucet spout.
If faucet has external threads:
Insert the thinner of the two
washers into the faucet adapter and
attach it to the faucet spout.
If faucet has internal threads:
Insert both washers into the faucet
adapter and attach it to the faucet
If the faucet adapter threads
do not match your faucet spout,
your local hardware or plumbing
supply store normally has
additional fittings to adapt your
faucet spout to the special faucet
NOTE: A sink spruy utt~lchmetlt
hose can burst if it [s
same sink with your dishwashe~
We ~uggest th(~t JOU dis(onnec>t the
sink spray utta~hrnent ~~jour sink
has one and plug the hole.
How to connect the


Pull Unicouple and its hoses
completely out from storage
compartment located at rear of
dishwasher and attach it
faucet adapter.
2. Attach the Unicouple connector
to the faucet adapter by depressing
collar at the top of the connector.
When Unicouple is all the way up
onto the adapter, release the collar.
It will then snap into position to
lock the Unicoup]e in pltice.
The Unicouple's small hose carries
water from the faucet to the
dishwasher. Its large hose carries
drain water to the sink. Be sure
Unicouple is pointing toward the
sink bowl drain opening and the
sink drain is open for water that
disposer, operate the disposer until
it is completely empty before
starting the dishwasher.
Turn hot water fully on before
starting the dishwasher.
How to use the
Faucet-Flo nozzle
The Faucet-Flo nozzle is part of the
Unicouple connector. Operate the
nozzle by depressing the pressure
release button on the front of the
Unicouple connector. You will find
the Faucet-Flo nozzle useful for
several reasons. For example:
out of the hot water I ine so that
you can better regulate your water
temperature of the water before
starting your dishwasher.
How to disconnect the
Unicouple from faucet
2. Release the water pressure by
depressing the pressure release
button. This relieves wtiter
room, from severe splashing.
Release Unicouple from ttiucet
by depressing the collar at the top
How to disconnect your
1. Remove the power cord
from the wall receptacle.
2. Disconnect Unicouple from
faucet adapter.
NOTE: When motor stops fit the
end of the final rinse, the Unicouple
can be disconnected and returned to
How to drain excess water
from Unicouple hoses
If the sink is 34" or higher from
the tloor, the excess wuter in
Unicouple hoses cannot be drained
directly into the sink. It will be
necessary to drain excess water
from hoses into a bowl or
container that is held outside and
lower than the sink.


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