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Install Cold Water Supply Fitting - Kenmore 625.381560 Owner's Manual

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CHOOSE TYPE OF WATER FITTING
TO INSTALL
Check and comply
with local
plumbing
codes as you
plan, then install a cold feed (supply)
water
fitting.
Refer
to the Specifications
page for supply water
requirements.
The fitting
must provide
a leak-tight
connection
to the RO
1/4" tubing.
A typical
connection
using the included
water
supply fitting
is shown in Figure 5.. An optional
connection
using standard
plumbing
fittings
(not included)
is shown in
Figure 5B.
NOTE: Local code may dictate which type of water fit-
ting is used. Consult a plumber
if you are not familiar
with local codes or plumbing
procedures.
NOTE: Codes in the state of Massachusetts
require
installation
by a licensed
plumber
and do not permit the
use of saddle valves.
If you live in the state of Massachusetts,
review
plumb-
ing code 248-CMR
of the Commonwealth
of
Massachusetts
before proceeding
with the installation.
INSTALL COLD WATER SUPPLY FITTING
(Included with your package)
This fitting
will be installed on the cold water
pipe. The
fitting
must provide
a leak-tight
connection
to the Reverse
Osmosis 1/4" tubing.
Locate the cold water
line in the
sink cabinet.
It is recommended,
but not required,
that the
cold water
line be soft water.
Complete
the following
steps to install the water
supply
fitting.
1. Close the water
shut off valve that is immediately
before supply fitting
and open faucets to drain water
from the sink cold water
pipe.
2. Remove nut that connects
the cold water
faucet to cold
water
plumbing.
3. Thread
water
supply fitting
onto pipe and reconnect
nut to bottom
of fitting.
OPTIONAL
PIPE FITTINGS
(compression type shown)
NOTE: Be sure to turn off the water supply and open a
faucet to drain the pipe.
Complying
with plumbing
codes, install
a fitting
on the
cold water
pipe to adapt
1/4" OD tubing.
A typical
con-
nection is shown in Figure 5B. If threaded
fittings
are
used, be sure to use pipe joint compound
or thread seal-
ing tape
on outside threads.
Shutoff
Valve
Shutoff
Valve
,.
.
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I
water
supply
fitting
faucet
stud
(tee, feed
adaptor)
c°la water
/
"
_
thread sealing
tape
on threads
7_
_\
coldwater .
_
_i/4"
green tubing to
pipe
ReverseOsmosis inlet
Cold Water Supply Connection
(using included water
supply fitting)
Figure 5
Hot Water
Cold
Water
Shutoff
Valve
m
Shutoff
Valve
I
cold water
pipe
1/4" compression
j
fitting
insert
ferrule
f
1/4"
green
tubing
to Reverse
Osmosis
inlet
Cold Water Supply Connection
(using compression fitting - not included)
Figure 5B
Questions?
Call The Kenmore
Water
Line 1-800-426-9345
or visit KenmoreWater.com

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