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Lp Cylinder Filling - Kenmore 146.23681310 Use & Care Manual

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• NEVER store a spare LP cylinder under or near the
appliance or in an enclosed area.
LP Cylinder
• Never fill a cylinder beyond 80% full.
• If the information in the two points above is not
followed exactly, a fire causing death or serious
injury may occur.
• An overfilled or improperly stored cylinder is a
hazard due to possible gas release from the safety
relief valve. This could cause an intense fire with
risk of property damage, serious injury or death.
• If you see, smell or hear gas escaping,
immediately get away from the LP cylinder and
appliance and call your fire department.
LP Tank Removal,
Transport
And Storage
• Turn OFF all control knobs and LPtank valve. Turn coupling nut
counterclockwise
by hand only - do not use tools to
disconnect. Lift LPtank wire upward off of LPtank collar, then lift
LPtank up and off of support bracket. Install safety cap onto LP
tank valve. Always use cap and strap supplied with valve.
Failure to use safety cap as directed
may result in serious
personal injury and/or property damage.
LPTank
Valv_
_-,
Safety Cap
Retainer Strap
• A disconnected LP tank in storage or being transported
must
have a safety cap installed (as shown). Do not store an LPtank
in enclosed spaces such as a carport, garage, porch, covered
patio or other building. Never leave an LPtank inside a vehicle
which may become overheated by the sun.
• Do not store an LPtankin an area where children play.
• The LPcylinder
used with your grill must meet the following
requirements:
• Use LP cylinders
only with these required
measurements:
12"
(30.5cm)
(diameter)
x 18" (45.7 cm) (tall) with 20 lb. (9 kg.)
Capacity
maximum.
• LP cylinders
must be constructed
and marked
in accordance
with specifications
for LP cylinders
of the U.S. Department
of
Transportation
(DOT}
or for Canada,
CAN/CSA-B339,
cylinders,
spheres and tubes for transportation
of dangerous
goods. Transport
Canada
(TC). See LP cylinder
collar
for
marking.
• LP cylinder
valve
must have:
• Type
] outlet compatible
with
regulator
or grill.
• Safety
relief valve.
• UL listed Overfill
Protection
Device
(OPD). This OPD safety
OPD Hand Wheel
feature
is identified
by a unique triangular
hand wheel.
Use
only LP cylinders
equipped
with this type of valve.
• LP cylinder
must be arranged
for vapor
withdrawal
and
include
collar to protect
LP cylinder
valve. Always
keep LP
cylinders
in upright
position
during
use, transit or storage.
LP cylinder
in upright
position
for vapor
withdrawal
LP (Liquefied Petroleum Gas)
• LPgas is nontoxic,
odorless
and colorless
when produced.
For
Your Safety,
LP gas has been given an odor
(similar to rotten
cabbage)
so that it can be smelled.
• LPgas is highly flammable
and may ignite unexpectedly
when
mixed with air.
LP Cylinder Filling
• Use only licensed
and experienced
dealers.
• LPdealer
must purge new cylinder
before
filling.
• Dealer
should NEVER fill LP cylinder
more than 80% of LP
cylinder
volume.
Volume
of propane
in cylinder
will vary by
temperature.
• A frosty regulator
indicates
gas overfill.
Immediately
close LP
cylinder
valve and call local
LP gas dealer
for assistance.
• Do not release
liquid propane
(LP) gas into the atmosphere.
This
is a hazardous
practice.
• To remove
gas from LP cylinder,
contact
an LP dealer
or call a
local fire department
for assistance.
Check the telephone
directory
under "Gas
Companies"
for nearest
certified
LP
dealers.
146.23681310
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