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Junction Box Cover
Within this user bag, you will find a junction
box cover and a #10 hex head screw used
to attach the junction box cover to the
bottom bracket or front brace (depending
on the model). The #10 hex-head screw
is packaged in a small bag within the
user bag. Use these parts when making
electrical connections.
WARNING
THE JUNCTION BOX COVER AND SCREW
MUST BE USED DURING THE ELECTRICAL
CONNECTION STEPS TO AVOID THE RISK OF
FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK. SEE INSTALLATION
INSTRUCTIONS.
#282 French
SPECIFICATIONS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE
Supplied Parts:
#10 Hex-Head Screw 1/2" Long
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Junction Box Cover
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© 2006 General Electric Company
Pub. No. 49-55020
Part No. 165D4700P340
ND 06C-1690 (4/06)

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  • Page 1: Installation Instructions

    GE Consumer & Industrial Appliances Installation Instructions Junction Box Cover Within this user bag, you will find a junction box cover and a #10 hex head screw used to attach the junction box cover to the bottom bracket or front brace (depending on the model).
  • Page 2: Built-In Dishwasher

    GE Consumer & Industrial Appliances Installation Instructions Built-In Dishwasher If you have questions, call 800.GE.CARES (800.432.2737) or visit our website at: www.ge.com BEFORE YOU BEGIN STOP Read these instructions completely and carefully. IMPORTANT – Observe all governing codes and ordinances.
  • Page 3: Drain Hose

    PARTS SUPPLIED: Two #8-18 x 5/8" Phillips special head screws, to ■ secure dishwasher to underside of countertop or sides of cabinets. (Screws located in user bag.) Side and top trim pieces ■ Trim Panel Accessory Kit (not shown). ■...
  • Page 4: Cabinet Preparation

    DISHWASHER WILL NOT DRAIN IF PLUG IS LEFT IN PLACE. • The dishwasher must be installed so that drain hose is no more than 10’ in length for proper drainage. To reduce the risk of electric shock, fire, or injury to persons, the installer must ensure that the dishwasher is completely enclosed ���...
  • Page 5: 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 6: 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" copper tubing. Route the line as shown in Figure F and extend forward at least 19"...
  • Page 7: Step 3 Remove Wood Base, Install Leveling Legs

    Skip this step if dishwasher will be direct wired or has a factory installed power cord. Use Power Cord Kit WX09X70910, available for purchase from an authorized GE Appliance Dealer. The power cord and connections must comply with the National Electrical Code, Section 422 and/or local codes and ordinances.
  • Page 8: Step 8 Position Water Line And House Wiring

    If power cord is used, guide the end through a separate hole. STEP 10 SLIDE DISHWASHER PARTIALLY DO NOT PUSH AGAINST FRONT PANEL WITH KNEES. DAMAGE WILL OCCUR. • Slide dishwasher into the opening a few inches at a time. �� �� �� �� ��...
  • Page 9: Step 11 Position Dishwasher Under Countertop

    Align the dishwasher as shown in Figure U. Leave a 1/2" minimum gap between the underside of the countertop and the top of the dishwasher door as shown in Figure X. Note: For flush installations of the PDW9700 Series models,...
  • Page 10: Step 12 Level Dishwasher

    • For PDW9200-PDW9900 Series: Make sure 1/2" minimum gap is maintained (see Figure X). • Place level on door to check that the dishwasher is level side- to-side. Place level on rack track inside tub to check that the dishwasher is level front-to-back.
  • Page 11: Step 14 Connect Water Supply

    Figure HH portion of hose Method 2 – Drain Hose Routing Route the drain hose of the dishwasher to a minimum height of 32" from Fasten drain hose at least at the floor with the supplied hanger as shown. 32" height with hanger supplied Waste Tee Installation ����������...
  • Page 12: Step 16 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.
  • Page 13: Step 18 Dishwasher Wet Test

    ■ does not enter the dishwasher, check to be sure that water and power are turned on. Check for leaks under the dishwasher. If a leak is found, turn ■ off power supply, then tighten connections. Restore power after leak is corrected.
  • Page 17 SPECIFICATIONS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE GE Consumer & Industrial General Electric Company Louisville, Kentucky 40225 © 2005 General Electric Company Pub. No. 31-30588 ge.com Dwg. No. 206C1559P127 ND 05A-1183 (2/05)