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KitchenAid 2000493 Installation Instructions Manual

48" built-in refrigerator


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  • Page 1 &ilkIn Refrigerator \nstajjer: Leave Installation \nstp.pc$ons with the Homeowner. Homeowner: Keep Insta\latiOn jnstmctions for future reference. Save Installation Instructions for local electrical inspector’s use.
  • Page 2: Tools And Materials Needed For Installation

    White, Black and Almond, and must permit the doors to open to a stainless steel door panel kit are at least 90°. available from your KitchenAid dealer. Each kit includes door Because of the weight and size of Floor Damage panels and top grille panels.
  • Page 3 Dimensions for built-in area ii lrll Personal Injury/Property Damage Hazard Unit is top-heavy and may tip forward when the doors are opened. A solid soffit or 2” wood block is Electrical outlet required above the refrigerator should be centered to prevent tipping during use. within shaded area.
  • Page 4: Product Dimensions

    The 8-l/2” top grille is provided. maximum Smaller top grilles must be ordered extension levelers (l-114” from your KitchenAid dealer. Check below rollers) the chart below for the part numbers is used lo remove you need to order for the size of top...
  • Page 5 Custom door panels, handle inserts and top grille panels Panel routlng for door Refrigerator door panel and lop grille panels. Door and top grille panels: Dimensions shown are with routed + 114” max. 26-114” -, edges. Routing is required if panels are more than l/4”...
  • Page 6 Side panel requirements +I- IW tolerance 5132” 23-118” depth protruding door > installation < 118” spacer thickness <=- 23-718” depth <’ flush door inslallaflon <’ df,sA Side trim Refrigerator when 25” depth is available. If One method is to attach side less than 25”...
  • Page 7: Electrical Requirements

    Electrical Water supply 3..Groundelectric drill or use a hand drill. Drill a 3/l 6” hole in vertical requirements requirements cold water line. Attach a saddle valve to the water line with a Use only l/4” copper tubing for clamp in an easily accessible water line.
  • Page 8: Product Support

    Product support ::2ip A solid soffit or a wood block block(s) is required to prevent the refrigerator from tipping forward Block(s) must after it is installed. extend to fully cover wldfh of cover. Determine what height the refrigerator will be when it is installed to fit opening.
  • Page 9 14.1 Move refrigerator to Now start... kitchen. Place cardboard or plywood under Remove top grille assembly Personal injury Hazard refrigerator. Remove appliance package, literature package Because of the weight and dolly. Open doors and remove all and parts bag taped to the boxes, parts packages and packing size of the built-in refrigerator door and save.
  • Page 10 3-prong grounding wail recepl retainer Remove tape from Move refrigerator close to leveling rods cl&wise using a 5/l 6” final position. Remove socket and ratchet until the cabinet cardboard or plywood from weight is supported by the rear legs. under refrigerator. Plug electrical Use l-3/8”...
  • Page 11 (Consult your your KitchenAid” builder to adjust countertops.) To adjust vertically: Loosen, do and Care Guide. Keep not remove, top and bottom hinge lnstallatr’on Instructions screws.
  • Page 12 If built-in service... refrigerator does assistance... not operate... In the event that your KitchenAid The KitchenAid Consumer appliance should need service, call Assistance Center will answer any Check that the circuit breaker is not the dealer from whom you questions about operating or tripped or house fuse blown.

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