Route The Drain Hose; Secure The Drain Hose; Level The Washer; Complete Installation - Kenmore HE4t 110.4508 Owner's Manual And Installation Instructions

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Proper routing of the drain hose protects your floors from
damage due to water leakage. Read and follow these
The drain hose is connected to your washer.
To prevent drain water from going back into the washer:
Do not straighten the drain hose, and do not force excess
drain hose into standpipe. Hose should be secure, but loose
enough to provide a gap for air.
Do not lay excess hose on the bottom of the laundry tub.
Floor drain
You may need additional parts. See Floor Drain under "Tools and
Drape the power cord over the washer top.
Secure the drain hose to the laundry tub leg or standpipe with
the beaded strap provided. (See illustrations A and B.)
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 and adjust the feet as necessary;
then prop the back and adjust feet as necessary. Repeat this
step until washer is level.
Make sure that all four feet are stable and resting on the floor.
Then check that the appliance is perfectly level (use a level).
After the washer is level, use a 17 mm open-end wrench to
turn the nuts on the feet tightly against the washer cabinet.
IMPORTANT: All 4 feet must be tightened. If the nuts are not
tight against the washer cabinet, the washer may vibrate.
When you are pushing on the edges of the washing machine top
plate, the machine should not move front to back, side to side, or
Excessive Weight Hazard
Use two or more people to move and install washer.
Failure to do so can result in back or other injury.
4. Slide the washer to its final location.
5. Confirm the levelness of the washer.
1. Check the electrical requirements.
Be sure that you have the
correct electrical supply and the recommended
method. See "Electrical Requirements."
2. Check to be sure all parts are now installed. If there is an
extra part, go back through the steps to see which step was
3. Check to be sure you have all of your tools.
4. Dispose of or recycle all packaging materials.
5. Check to be sure the water faucets are on.
6. Check for leaks around faucets and inlet hoses.
If the washer faucets and the drain standpipe are recessed
(see illustration C), 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
1. Check the levelness of the washer by placing a level on the
top edge of the washer, first side to side, then front to back.
Emectrica_ Shock Hazard
Plug into a grounded
3 prong outlet.
Do not remove ground
Do not use an adapter.
Do not use an extension
Failure to follow these instructions
can result in death,
fire, or emectrical shock.
Plug into a grounded 3 prong outlet.
Read "Washer Use."
To test and to clean your washer, measure 1/2 the normal
amount of powdered or liquid High Efficiency
(HE) 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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