Kenmore Smart Water Heater Module ® With Leak Detection Module (included), A Kenmore Connected Ready Water Heater, ® A wireless router with working internet connection and a smartphone. It’s easy!
Preparation Before you start the installation, here is what you will need: • Kenmore ® Smart Water Heater Module with Leak Detector • Home router with internet access • iOS or Android smartphone • #2 Phillips screwdriver, and • One of these Kenmore ®...
Preparation (Cont’d) Note the locations of the various key features of ® the Kenmore Smart Water Heater Module: Control Button: Clearance Holes for • Connect Smart Mounting Screws (2) • Leak Detector Reset Beeper Leak Sensor Plug Cover Smart Connected...
Install the Smart Water Heater Module WARNING! Working on an energized circuit can result in severe injury or death from electrical shock. Turn power oﬀ before performing this installation. Check wires with a non-contact circuit tester to make sure power is oﬀ . If you have a smart electric water heater, follow these steps: Step 1: Turn power oﬀ...
Install the Smart Water Heater Module (Cont’d) If you have a heat pump water heater, follow these steps: Step 1: Turn power oﬀ at source (circuit breaker). Step 2: Remove plug access cover. Discard screws. Longer screws are provided. Step 3: Plug in module. Figure 3: Control panel shown;...
Install the Leak Sensor Step 1: Remove the leak sensor plug cover. See Figure 1. Step 2: Plug the sensor’s connector into the module. See Figure 4. Step 3: Peel the backing oﬀ of the sensor’s adhesive tape (located on the back of the sensor). IMPORTANT: The sensor must be mounted to a surface that is clean and dry.
Figure 4: Module Leak Sensor Installation Install sensor plug. • IMPORTANT: Read the instructions before attaching the sensor. • Figure shows installation on a smart electric water heater. Use the same procedure for a heat pump water heater. Wire Clip Sensor Suitable Drain Pan...
Turn on Power If you are installing the Kenmore ® Smart Water Heater Module on one of these models, turn your water heater on according to its use and care guide, then go to Section 5: • 153.582400 • 153.582500 •...
Enable the Water Heater Follow these steps if you have a smart electric water heater with a control panel (shown below). If you have a heat pump water heater, skip these steps and go to the next page. Step 1: Watch the water heater’s display screen for the Remote Access icon to appear (Figure 5).
Enable the Water Heater (Cont’d) Follow these steps if you have a heat pump water heater. Otherwise, go to Section 6. Step 1: After turning power on, wait for the diagnostics to run. It will Figure Figure 6: Heat take up to eight minutes for the Pump User Interface and water heater to complete its Controller...
Enable the Water Heater (Cont’d) Step 2 continued... The screen will display the following: (1 second) (1 second) (1 second) (3 seconds; indicates temperature set point) When this process is complete, remote access is enabled. The water heater can be controlled both locally and remotely.
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Kenmore Limited Warranty FOR ONE YEAR from the date of sale this product is warranted against defects in material or workmanship when it is correctly connected, operated and maintained according to all supplied instructions. WITH PROOF OF SALE, return a defective product to the retailer from which it was purchased for free replacement.
Regulatory Notices FCC (UNITED STATES): This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, (2) This device must accept any interference received including interference that may cause undesired operation.