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Route The Drain Hose; Secure The Drain Hose; Level The Washer; Complete Installation - Kenmore 461970203975 Use & Care Manual

He 3t front-loading automatic washer
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1. Drape t hepower cord over t he washer top.
2. Secure thedrain h ose tothe laundry tublegorstandpipe with
thebeaded strap provided. (See illustrations 1and2.)
If the washer faucets and the drain standpipe are recessed
(see illustration 3), put the hooked end of the drain hose in the
standpipe. Tightly wrap the beaded strap around the water
inlet hoses and the drain hose.
Do not force excess drain hose into the standpipe.
Properly leveling your washer prevents excessive noise and
Check the levelness of the washer by placing a level on the
top edge of the washer, first side-to-side
then front4o-back.
Check the electrical requirements. Be sure that yot have the
correct electrical supply and the recommended
gn unding
method. (See "Electrical Requirements.")
Check to be sure all parts are now installed. If ther* _is an
extra part, go back through the steps to see which step was
Check to be sure you have all of your tools.
all packaging materials.
Check to be sure the water faucets are on.
Check for leaks around faucets and inlet hoses.
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.
If the washer is against a wall, move the washer out slightly
before tipping back, If the washer is not level, first prop the
front with a wood block (2" x 4") and adjust the feet as
necessary; then prop the back and adjust feet as necessary.
Repeat this step until washer is level.
2. After the washer is level, use a % in. (17 mm) open-end
wrench to turn the nuts on the feet tightly against the washer
All 4 feet must be tightened• If the nuts are not tight against
the washer cabinet, the washer may vibrate•
3. Slide the washer to its final location.
4. Confirm the levelness of the washer.
Plug into a grounded 3 prong outlet.
Read "Washer Use."
To test and to clean your washer, measure V2the normal
amount of powdered or liquid High Efficiency
(HE) detergent or V4the normal recommended amount of
regular powdered or liquid detergent. Pour the detergent into
the detergent dispenser. Select NORMAL/CASUAL,
and then
select START. Allow the washer to complete one whole cycle•

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