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Whirlpool 4211597 Installation Instructions page 3

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8
Attach the
upper
mounting m m
6. Remove nut at top of sink strainer. Remove
extension
pipe.
C.
Loosen the large-diameter
nut at the base
of the strainer by placing the trp of a
screwdriver
on the ridge of the nut and
gently tapping the screwdnver
with a
hammer.
assembhr,
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gasket
A. Working from under sink, slip the ccond
rubber gasket, then the metal back-up ring
(flat side up>, up and over sink flange
8. Holding the rubber gasket and metal back-
up ring in place, attach the mounting ring to
the sleeve with the three mounting ring
screws Do Not tighten screws at this time.
D. Remove nut.
C.
Push rubber gasket, metal back-up ring and
mounting ring further up sink sleeve. Slide
snap ring onto sink sleeve until it pops Into
place in the sleeve yroove.
E.
Push the strarner assembly up through the
sink hole and remove
5
Clean sinkS
drain line.
If installing in a new home, go to Step 6.
Remove drain trap Using an auger, clean out
the horizontal drain pipe that runs from the
trap to the main waste pipe.
D.Tighten
mounting screws until entire
mounting assembly is seated evenly and
tightly against sink.
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Make
electrical
connections
Watch these t&b
spots when routin
the auger.
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A.
Remove electrical plate from the bottom
of the new disposer
Pull out the black and
white electrical wires Locate the yreen
grounding
screw under plate.
B. Insert strain relief Into hole Insert power
Separate the
mounting
assembly.
supply cable through strain relief. Pull cable
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wires through opening where disposer
wires are located. Tighten strarn relief
screws.
C.
Connect power supply cable wires to the
disposer
wires using electrical
wire nuts or
by soldering wires together. Be sure to
connect
white to white, and black to
black.
Wrap wire connections
with
electrical tape. Put wires back inside
disposer housing. Note: This appliance
is
equipped
with copper
lead wires. If
connection
is made to aluminum house
wiring, use only special connectors
which
are approved
for joining copper
to
aluminum wires in accordance
with the
national electrical code and local codes
and ordinances.
A
Holding the mounting assembly with one
hand, use the other hand to insert jam-
breaker wrench into one of the lugs of the
lower mounting ring. Turn assemblycounter-
clockwise
and remove.
B.
Loosen screws on mounting assembly until
they are level with mounting ring surface.
C.
Use screwdriver
to pry off snap ring
Electrical ground is required on this appliance.
Failure to follow these instructions could result
sleeve
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in death or electric shock.
D.
Take assembly apart and set aside
Electrical ground is required on this
appliance.
DO NOT reconnect electrical current to
main service panel until proper ground
is installed.
A.If
the cable leading to the disposer has
three wires,
attach the green grounding
wire to the green Qrounding screw. Go to
Step 10-D
B.
If the cable does NOT have a grounding
wire,
attach a length of copper
wire (no
smaller than the other cable wire) to the
yreen yrounding
screw
C.
Attach the other end of the grounding wire
to a yrounded
metal cold water pipet
DO NOT ground to a gas supply line or
hot water supply line.
Use grounding
clamp to secure wire to
pipe. If non-metal or plastic pipe IS used In
water connectrons
or water supply you must
have a qualifted electrician
install a proper
yround.
*Grounded
cold water pipe must have metal
contlnulty
to electrlcal
ground
and not be
Interrupted
by plastic,
rubber
or other electrIcal-
lnsulatlny
connectors
such as hoses, flttlngs,
washers,
or gaskets (Including
water meter or
pump)
7
Apply rubber
s
asket or putty
o sink flange.
A.
The rubber sink flange gasket should always
be used where possible.
Place rubber
gasket over sink flange. Go to Step 7-C.
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B.
If sink opening does not permit the use of a
rubber seal, plumber's
putty may be used.
Form putty into a long roll by rolling it
between
your hands. Press roll under sink
flange rim.
C.
Place flange into sink drain hole. Push down
gently, but firmly to make sure flange sits
evenly over yasket or In putty
PANEL B

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