General Information; Natural Gas Installation - Electrolux E51LB60ESS Use & Care Manual

51" stainless steel gas grill
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Gas Re uirements
Never attach an unregulated gas line to the appliance. Connection to an unregu-
lated gas line can cause excessive heat or fire.
Verify the type of gas supply to be used, either Natural Gas (N.G.) or Liquid Propane (LP.), and make sure
the serial plate
agrees with that of the supply. Conversion
kits are available
for an additional
which will enable you to convert your grill from L.P. to N.G. or to convert your grill from N.G. to L.P. Please
see your local dealer for more information.
NOTE: Always
have a qualified
service technician
perform difficult
or modifications.
For natural gas installations,
an installer
must supply a gas shutoff valve that is easily accessible
to the grill.
All installer supplied
parts must conform to local codes, or in the absence
of local codes, with the National
Electrical Code, ANSl/NFPA
and the National Fuel Gas Code, ANSI Z223.1-1998.
All pipe sealants
must be an approved
type and resistant
to the actions of L.P. gases.
Never use pipe
sealant on flare fittings. All gas connections
should be made by a competent
service technician
in accordance
with local codes and ordinances.
In the absence
of local codes, the installation
must comply
with the National
Fuel Gas Code, ANSI Z223.1-1998.
Gas conversions
kits may be purchased
When ordering gas conversion
kits, have the model number, and the type of gas (N.G. or LP.) used for
your grill.
This grill and its individual
shut off valve must be disconnected
from the gas supply piping system during
any pressure
testing of that system at test pressures
in excess of 1/2 PSIG (3.5 kPa.).
This grill must be isolated from the gas supply piping system by closing its individual
manual shut-off valve
during any pressure testing of the gas supply piping system at test pressures
equal to or less than 1/2 PSIG
(3.5 kPa.).
The installation
of this grill must conform
with local codes, or in the absence of local codes, with National
Fuel Code, ANSI Z223.1a-1998.
in Canada must be in accordance
with the Standard
and or .2 (installation
code for
gas burning appliances
and equipment)and
local codes.
The gas inlet supply pressure
should be between
5" and 14" water column,(w.c.)
A step down regulator
if the line pressure
is in excess of 14" w.c. Inlet pressure
must not exceed
14" water column (1/2
Check your local gas utility company
or with local codes for instructions
on installing
gas supply lines. Be
sure to check on type and size of run, and how deep to bury the line. If the gas supply line is too small, the
grill will not operate correctly.
Any joint sealant used must be an approved
type and be resistant to chemical
from the
with N.G.
Attach the natural gas regulator
with your grill) to the brass fitting coming out the bottom, right side
of the grill (be sure the arrow on the regulator
is pointing up towards the grill). Attach your gas line to the
3/8" flare fitting coming out of the natural gas regulator
under the grill.
NOTE: The gas line connection
and the gas fitting
must be the same diameter.
Installer supplied shut-off valve (not included) - Place the shut-off valve in an accessible
location to enable the
gas supply to be cut off to the unit.
NOTE: A flexible
natural gas line is not included with Electrolux
Icon grills. Natural
gas flex line
must be purchased
based on the distance
of your grill location from the natural gas line.
Please be sure to check the size of your home's natural gas line fitting
to make sure you get the
right size connection
for your particular
If you have questions,
please consult
your local
natural gas distributor
or qualified service

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