Installation Instructions; Outdoor Sear Burner Installation - KitchenAid KBEU121T Installation & Use Manual

Outdoor built-in sear burner
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The supply line shall be equipped with an approved shutoff valve.
This valve should be located in the same area as the burner and
should be in a location that allows ease of opening and closing.
Do not block access to the shutoff valve. The valve is for turning
on or shutting off gas to the appliance.
A. Gas supply line
B. Open position of shutoff valve
C. To sear burner
Excessive Weight Hazard
Use two or more people to move and install
built-in sear burner.
Failure to do so can result in back or other injury.
Unpack sear burner. Remove all packaging materials and
remove sear burner from carton.
Move sear burner close to desired outdoor location.
Make Gas Connection
Natural Gas Use
This installation must conform with local codes and ordinances.
In the absence of local codes, installations must conform with
either the National Fuel Gas Code ANSI Z223.1 - latest edition, or
CAN/CGA-B149.1 Natural Gas and Propane installation code.
1. Place sear burner into outdoor enclosure, but leave enough
room in back to connect to gas supply and plug in electrical
single-prong plug to sear burner.
Explosion Hazard
Use a new CSA International approved "outdoor"
gas supply line.
Securely tighten all gas connections.
Failure to do so can result in death, explosion, or fire.
2. A combination of pipe fittings must be used to connect the
sear burner to the existing gas line. If local codes permit, use
an outdoor flexible stainless steel tubing gas connector,
design-certified by CSA International, to connect the sear
burner to the rigid gas supply line. A
recommended. Pipe-joint compounds suitable for use with
Natural gas must be used. Do not use TEFLON
†®TEFLON is a registered trademark of E.I. Du Pont De Nemours and Company.


Outdoor Sear Burner Installation

" diameter line is
LP gas conversion from a local LP gas supply:
Conversion must be made by a qualified person. A qualified
Natural gas technician shall provide the LP gas supply to the
selected sear burner location in accordance with the National
Fuel Gas Code ANSI Z2223.1/NFPA54 latest edition, and local
To convert to LP gas, the LP Gas Conversion Kit Number
W10118099 must be used. Follow Instructions included with kit.
LP gas conversion using a 20 lb LP fuel tank:
To convert to LP gas, the LP Gas Conversion Kit Number
W10118099 must be used. Follow Instructions included with kit.
A 20 lb (9.1 kg) LP gas fuel tank must be purchased separately.
3. Using a wrench to tighten, connect the gas supply to the sear
burner. Use pipe-joint compound on all non-flared male
threads. Do not kink or damage the flexible connector when
moving the sear burner.
A. ½" (1,3 cm) sear burner gas pipe
B. New CSA International approved
"outdoor" flexible gas supply line
C. Rear of sear burner
D. To Natural gas supply
4. Open the manual shutoff valve in the gas supply line. The
valve is open when the handle is parallel to the gas pipe.
A. Closed valve
B. Open valve
5. Test all connections by brushing on an approved
noncorrosive leak-detection solution. Bubbles will show a
leak. Correct any leak found.


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