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Installation Requirements; Tools And Par_S; Alternate Parts; Optional Pedestal - Kenmore 461970203975 Use & Care Manual

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A pedestal may be purchased separately for this washer. This
pedestal will add about 13 in. (33 cm) to the height of your unit for
a total vertical height of approximately 51 in. (130 cm).
Assemble the necessary tools and supplies before beginning the
washer installation. The parts supplied are in the washer drum.
Tools needed for connecting
the water inlet hoses
Pliers (that open to 19/_6 in. [39.5 mm])
Flashlight (optional)
Tools needed for installation
Open end wrench % in. (17 mm) and 1/2in. (13 mm)
Wood block (2" x 4")
Ruler or measuring tape
Parts supplied
Beaded strap
Transport bolt hole plug (4)
Parts listed are available from your local Sears store or Sears
Service Center. For further information, please call 1-800-4-MY-
HOME ® (1-800-469-4663).
If You Have
You Will Need to Buy
Laundry tub or
Sump pump system (if not already
standpipe taller
than 96 in. (2.4 m)
Overhead sewer
Standard 20 gal. (76 L), 30 in. (76.2 cm)
tall drain tub or utility sink and sump
pump (available from local plumbing
Floor drain
Siphon break, Part Number 285834;
additional drain hose Part Number
8318155; and connector kit, Part
Number 285835
Drain hose too
Drain hose extension kit, Part Number
beyond reach of
fill hoses
2 longer water fill hoses:
6 ft (1.8 m) Part Number 76314,
10 ft (3.0 m) Part Number 350008
Optional Pedestal
This pedestal (with storage drawer) is available in three colors:
White - Part Number 42842
Bisque - Part Number 42844
Graphite - Part Number 42846
To order, call your local Sears store. For further information,
please call 1-800-4-MY-HOME
_ (1-800-469-4663).
Selecting the proper location for your washer improves
performance and minimizes noise and possible washer "walk."
Your washer can be installed under a custom counter, or in a
basement, laundry room, closet, or recessed area. (See "Brain
Companion appliance location requirements should also be
considered. Proper installation is your responsibility.
You will need
A water heater set to deliver 120°F (49°C) water to the
A grounded electrical outlet located within 5 ft (1,5 m) of
where the power cord is attached to the back of the washer.
(See "Electrical Requirements.")
Hot and cold water faucets located within 4 ft (1.2 m) of the
hot and cold water fill valves, and water pressure of
20-100 psi (137.9-689.6 kPa).
A level floor with a maximum slope of 1 in. (2.5 cm) under
entire washer. Installing the washer on carpeting is not
A sturdy and solid floor to support the washer with a total
weight (water and load) of 400 Ibs (180 kg).
Do not operate your washer in temperatures below 32°F (0°C).
Some water can remain in the washer and can cause damage in
low temperatures.

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