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Make Gas Connection - KitchenAid 720-0893A Installation Instructions And Use & Care Manual

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Make Gas Connection

NOTE: If grill is to be converted to Natural gas, follow
instructions in the "Gas Conversions" section.
20 lb LP Gas Fuel Tank
LP Gas:
IMPORTANT: A 20 lb LP gas fuel tank must be purchased
separately.
IMPORTANT: The gas pressure regulator/hose assembly
supplied with the grill must be used. Replacement gas pressure
regulator/hose assembly specific to your model is available from
your outdoor grill dealer.
To Connect the 20 lb LP Gas Fuel Tank:
1. Check that the 20 lb LP gas fuel tank is in the "Off"
position. If not, turn the valve clockwise until it stops.
2. Check that the 20 lb LP gas fuel tank valve has the proper
type-1 external male thread connections per ANSI Z21.81.
3. Check that the burner control knobs are in the "Off"
position.
4. Remove any debris and inspect the valve connections,
port, and gas pressure regulator/hose assembly for
damage.
NOTE: Always keep the LP cylinder at 90° (upright)
orientation to provide vapor withdrawal.
5. Using your hand, turn the gas pressure regulator/hose
assembly clockwise to connect to the 20 lb LP gas fuel
tank as shown.
Hand tighten only. Use of a wrench could damage the
quick coupling nut.
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A. Gas pressure regulator/hose assembly
B. 20 lb LP gas fuel tank
Make sure that the cylinder valve connection device
properly mates with the connection device attached to
the inlet of the pressure regulator.
6. Open the tank valve fully by turning the valve
counterclockwise. Wait a few minutes for gas to move
through the gas line.
7. Before lighting the grill, test all connections by brushing
on an approved noncorrosive leak-detection solution.
Bubbles will show a leak.
8. If a leak is found, turn the tank valve off and do not use
the grill. Contact a qualified gas technician to make repairs.
9. Go to "Check and Adjust the Burners" section.
To Disconnect the 20 lb LP Gas Fuel Tank:
1. Check that the burner control knobs are in the "Off" position
and the grill is cool.
2. Check that the 20 lb LP gas fuel tank is in the "Off" position.
If not, turn the valve clockwise until it stops.
3. Using your hand, turn the gas pressure regulator/hose
assembly counterclockwise to disconnect to the 20 lb LP gas
fuel tank as shown.
Hand loosen only. Use of a wrench could damage the quick
coupling nut.
A. Gas pressure regulator/hose assembly
B. 20 lb LP gas fuel tank
4. Place dust cap on cylinder valve outlet whenever the
cylinder is not in use. Only install the type of dust cap on
the valve outlet that is provided with the cylinder valve.
Other types of caps or plugs may result in leakage of
propane.
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