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Maytag MTB1452VRW00 Use & Care Manual page 6

Top-mount refrigerator
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7. Slip thecompression
sleeve a nd compression
nutonthe
copper tubing asshown. Insert theend ofthetubing intothe
outlet e nd squarely asfarasitwill g o.Screw compression
nut
ontooutlet
end with adjustable wrench. Do not overtighten.
8. Place the free end of the tubing in a container or sink, and turn
ON the main water supply. Flush the tubing until water is clear.
Turn OFF the shutoff valve on the water pipe. Coil the copper
tubing.
Connect
to Refrigerator
NOTE: On kit models, assemble water valve to refrigerator per kit
instructions.
Style 1
1. Unplug refrigerator or disconnect power.
2. Attach the copper tube to the valve inlet using a compression
nut and sleeve as shown. Tighten the compression nut. Do not
overtighten.
3. Use the tube clamp on the back of the refrigerator to secure
the tubing to the refrigerator as shown. This will help avoid
damage to the tubing when the refrigerator is pushed back
against the wall.
4. Turn shutoff valve ON.
5. Check for leaks. Tighten any connections (including
connections at the valve) or nuts that leak.
6=
A. Tube clamp
B. Copper tubing
C. Compression
nut
D. Valve inlet
The ice maker is equipped with a built-in water strainer. If your
water conditions require a second water strainer, install it in
the 1/4"(6.35 mm) water line at either tube connection. Obtain
a water strainer from your nearest appliance dealer.
Style 2
1. Unplug refrigerator or disconnect power.
2. Disconnect the tube clamp on the back of the product and
insert the copper tubing through the clamp as shown.
3. Attach the copper tube to the valve inlet using a compression
nut and sleeve as shown.
4. Tighten the compression nut. Do not overtighten. Reattach the
tube clamp and tube to the back of the cabinet.
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C
A. Tube clamp
C. Compression
nut
B. Copper tubing
5. Turn shutoff valve ON. Check for leaks. Tighten any
connections (including connections at the valve) or nuts that
leak.
6. The ice maker is equipped with a built-in water strainer. If your
water conditions require a second water strainer, install it in
the 1/4"(6.35 mm) water line at either tube connection. Obtain
a water strainer from your nearest appliance dealer.
Complete
the Installation
Electrical
Shock Hazard
Plug into a grounded
3 prong outlet.
Do not remove ground prong.
Do not use an adapter.
Do not use an extension
cord,
Failure to follow
these instructions can result in death,
fire, or electrical
shock.
Plug into a grounded 3 prong outlet.
NOTE: Allow 24 hours to produce the first batch of ice. Discard
the first three batches of ice produced. Allow 3 days to completely
fill ice container.
TOOLS NEEDED: %6" hex-head socket wrench, #2 Phillips
screwdriver, flat-blade screwdriver, %6" open-end wrench, flat
2" putty knife.
IMPORTANT:
Before you begin, turn the refrigerator control OFE Unplug
refrigerator or disconnect
power.
Remove food and adjustable door or utility bins from doors.
If you are only removing and replacing the doors, see the
"Remove Doors and Hinges" and "Replace Doors and
Hinges" sections.
Depending on your model, you may have standard (Style 1) or
contoured (Style 2) doors. If you are also going to reverse the
door swing, follow the instructions for the appropriate door
style.
Remove Doors and Hinges
5/16" Hex-Head Hinge Screw
1. Unplug refrigerator or disconnect power.
2. Close the refrigerator door and keep both doors closed until
you are ready to lift them free from the cabinet.
NOTE: Provide additional support for the doors while the
hinges are being moved. Do not depend on the door magnets
to hold the doors in place while you are working.
3. Remove the parts for the top hinge as shown in Top Hinge
graphic. Lift the freezer door free from the cabinet.

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