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Check Operation; Electrical Requirements; Grounding Instructions - Frigidaire 318201463 (0711) Installation Instructions Manual

Models with optional electric built-in oven combination


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Check for leaks. Leak testing of the appliance shall be
conducted according to the manufacturer's instructions.
After connecting the cooktop to the gas supply, check
the system for leaks with a manometer. If a manometer
is not available, turn on the gas supply and use a liquid
leak detector (or soap and water) at all joints and
connections to check for leaks.
Do not use a flame to check for leaks
from gas connections. Checking for leaks with a flame
may result in a fire or explosion.
Tighten all connections if necessary to prevent gas
leakage in the cooktop or supply line.
Check alignment of valves after connecting the
cooktop to the gas supply to be sure the cooktop
manifold pipe has not been moved.
Disconnect this cooktop and its individual shutoff
valve from the gas supply piping system during any
pressure testing of that system at test pressures greater
than ½ psig (3.5 kPa or 14" (35.6 cm) water column).
Isolate the cooktop from the gas supply piping
system by closing its individual manual shutoff valve
during any pressure testing of the gas supply piping
system at test pressures equal to or less than ½ psig (3.5
kPa or 14" (35.6 cm) water column).
6. Connect Electricity to Gas

Electrical Requirements

120 volt, 60 Hertz, properly grounded branch circuit
protected by a 15 amp circuit breaker or time delay fuse.
Do not use an extension cord with this cooktop.

Grounding Instructions

IMPORTANT Please read carefully.
For personal safety, this appliance must be properly
The power cord of this appliance is equipped with a 3-
prong (grounding) plug which mates with a standard 3-
prong grounding wall receptacle (see Figure 9) to
minimize the possibility of electric shock hazard from the
The wall receptacle and circuit should be checked by a
qualified electrician to make sure the receptacle is
properly grounded.
(Models with Optional Electric Built-In Oven Combination)
Preferred Method
type wall
Where a standard 2-prong wall receptacle is installed, it
is the personal responsibility and obligation of the
consumer to have it replaced by a properly grounded 3-
prong wall receptacle.
Do not, under any circumstances, cut or remove the
third (ground) prong from the power cord.
Disconnect electrical supply cord from
wall receptacle before servicing cooktop.

7. Check Operation

Refer to the Use and Care Guide packaged with the
cooktop for operating instructions and for care and
cleaning of your cooktop.
Do not touch the burners. They may be hot enough to
cause burns.
1. Install Burner Caps
This cooktop is equipped with sealed burners as
shown (see Figure 10).
Burner Cap
Burner Base
Burner Pan
Do not, under any
circumstances, cut,
remove, or bypass
the grounding
Power supply cord with
3-prong grounding plug
Figure 9
Gas Opening
Figure 10


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