Frigidaire FMB330RG Installation Instructions Manual

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Installation
Instructions
If you have questions, call 800-944-9400(US),800-245-8352(Canada)or visit
our website at: www.Frigidaire.com
BEFORE YOU BEGIN
Read these instructions
completely and carefully.
IMPORTANT
governing codes and ordinances.
• Note to Installer – Be sure to leave
these instructions for the
consumer's and local inspector's
use.
• Note to Consumer – Keep these
instructions with your Owner's
Manual for future reference.
• Skill Level – Installation of this
dishwasher requires basic mechanical
and electrical skills. Proper
installation is the responsibility
of the installer. Product failure
due to improper installation is not
covered under the ELECTROLUX
Appliance Warranty.
• Completion Time – 1 to 3 Hours. New
installations require more time than
replacement installations.
READ CAREFULLY.
KEEP THESE INSTRUCTIONS.
Observe all
Built-In
Dishwasher
IMPORTANT
MUST be installed to allow for future
removal from the enclosure if service
is required.
If you received a damaged dishwasher,
you should immediately contact your
dealer or builder.
Optional Accessories – See the Owner's
Manual for available custom panel
kits.
FOR YOUR SAFETY
Read and observe all CAUTIONS and
WARNINGS shown throughout these
instructions. While performing
installations described in this
booklet, gloves, safety glasses or
goggles should be worn.
WARNING
To reduce the risk of electrical shock, fire, or
injury to persons, the installer must ensure that
the dishwasher is completely enclosed at the
time of installation.
The dishwasher

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  • Page 1: Installation Instructions

    Installation Instructions If you have questions, call 800-944-9400(US),800-245-8352(Canada)or visit our website at: www.Frigidaire.com BEFORE YOU BEGIN Read these instructions completely and carefully. IMPORTANT – governing codes and ordinances. • Note to Installer – Be sure to leave these instructions for the consumer's and local inspector's use.
  • Page 2: Parts Supplied

    Installation Preparation PARTS SUPPLIED: ¨ Two #8 Phillips flat head wood screws, 5/8” long to secure dishwasher to underside of countertop (in literature package). ¨ Two Phillips head, color matched toekick screws (in literature package). MATERIALS YOU WILL NEED: ¨ Ferrule, compression nut and 90° Elbow (3/8”NPT external thread on one end, opposite end sized to fit water supply) ¨...
  • Page 3: Prepare Dishwasher Enclosure

    32" minimum, high drain loop will result in improper draining of the dishwasher. • The dishwasher must be installed so that drain hose is no more than 10 feet in length for proper drainage. • The dishwasher must be fully enclosed on the top, sides and back, and must not support any part of the enclosure.
  • Page 4: Prepare Electrical Wiring

    NOTE: Power cords with plug must pass through a separate hole. Electrical Connection to Dishwasher Electrical connection is on the right front of dishwasher. • For cable direct connections the cable must be routed as shown in Figure E. Cable must extend a minimum of 24” from the rear wall.
  • Page 5: Prepare Hot Water Line

    (Optional, but strongly recommended and may be required by local codes.) • Water connection is on the left side of the dishwasher. Install the hot water inlet line, using no less than 3/8” O.D. copper tubing. Route the line as shown in Figure F and extend forward at least 18”...
  • Page 6: Step 2 Adjust Leveling Legs

    Installation Instructions STEP 2 ADJUST LEVELING LEGS • Move the dishwasher close to the installation location and lay it on its back. Adjust to Installation Height Figure H • Measure installation height and dishwasher height. Extend leveling legs out from the dishwasher base, 1/4" less than installation height.
  • Page 7 STEP 7SLIDE DISHWASHER DO NOT PUSH AGAINST FRONT PANEL WITH KNEES. DAMAGE WILL OCCUR. • Slide dishwasher into the opening a few inches at a time. 4" 6" • As you proceed, pull the drain hose through the opening under the sink.
  • Page 8: Step 8 Position Dishwasher Under Countertop

    Level TIP: Pull lower rack out, about halfway. Check to be sure the rack Side does not roll forward or back into dishwasher. If the rack rolls in To Side either direction, the dishwasher must be leveled again. • If door hits the tub, the dishwasher is not installed correctly.
  • Page 9: Step 10 Secure Dishwasher To Cabinet

    STEP 10 SECURE DISHWASHER TO CABINET The dishwasher must be secured to the countertop. • Position the dishwasher so that the tub flange aligns with the front face of the cabinet frame. IMPORTANT: Check to be sure the dishwasher is centered in the opening and there is no interference with adjacent cabinets when opening or closing the door.
  • Page 10: Step 12 Connect Drain Line

    DISHWASHER WILL NOT DRAIN IF PLUG IS LEFT IN PLACE. TIP: Avoid unnecessary service call charges. Always be sure disposer drain plug has been removed before attaching dishwasher drain hose to the disposer. Disposer Installation Figure W...
  • Page 11: Step 13 Connect Power Supply

    120°F and 150°F. A minimum of 120°F temperature is required for best wash performance. See "Prepare Hot Water Line", page 5. Add 2 quarts of water to the bottom of the dishwasher to lubricate the pump seal. Turn on water supply. Check for leaks. Tighten connections if needed.
  • Page 12: Step 15 Dishwasher Wet Test

    Reposition the dishwasher if necessary. See Step 9. The dishwasher will drain and turn off about 5 to 7 minutes after the first fill. Check drain lines. If leaks are found, turn power off at the breaker and correct plumbing as necessary.