STEP 4 - CONNECT THE WATER HOSES
Depending on your model, the water hoses provided will be either Style 1 or Style 2.
Follow the instructions specific to the style of water hoses provided.
IMPORTANT: Only use new hoses when installing the washer. The water hoses must
have a coarse thread connectors on one end (to connect to the household water
supply), and fine thread connectors on the other end (to connect to the washing
NOTE: Periodically inspect hoses for cracks, cuts, leaks or wear. Replace with new
hoses every 5 years.
1. Check that a flat washer is present and firmly in place in each end of the water
inlet hoses. Flat washers are pre-installed at the factory.
2. Thread the inlet hoses onto the water faucets by hand until firmly hand
IMPORTANT: To avoid damage to the hose couplings, do not overtighten.
NOTE: To avoid damage to the faucets do not use plumber's tape or sealants on
the valve threads.
3. Thread the white end of the inlet hoses by hand onto the inlet valves marked "H"
(hot) and "C" (cold) on the back of the washer until snug.
Do not connect the gray end of the inlet hose to the washer. You will damage
the threads and it will leak.
To avoid damage to the hose couplings, do not over tighten.
Gray End Only