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Step 1-Install Supply Water Fitting - Kenmore 625.385010 Owner's Manual

Advanced two-stage drinking water filter
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Step 1 - Install Water Supply Fitting
CHOOSE TYPE OF WATER SUPPLY FITTING TO INSTALL
Locate the cold water line in the sink cabinet. Check and
comply with local plumbing codes as you plan, and then
install a water supply fitting on the sink's cold water line.
The fitting must provide a leak-tight connection to the
Advanced Two-Stage Drinking Water Filter's 3/8" O.D.
inlet tubing. A typical connection using the included
water supply fitting is shown in Fig. 3. An alternative
connection using standard plumbing fittings (not includ-
ed) is shown in Fig. 4.
A. WATER SUPPLY CONNECTION
USING INCLUDED FITTING
1. Close the house main water shutoff valve and open
faucets to drain water from the sink's cold water pipe.
2. Remove the nut that connects the cold water faucet to
cold water plumbing.
3. Thread the included water supply fitting onto the pipe
and reconnect nut to bottom of fitting.
cold water
faucet stud
wrap outside
threads with
Teflon tape
cold water
pipe
cold water
shutoff valve
Questions? Call The Kenmore Water Line 1-800-426-9345 or visit KenmoreWater.com
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included water
supply fitting
3/8" O.D. yellow
tubing to Water
Filter inlet
OR
Figure 3
NOTE: Local code may dictate which type of water fit-
ting is used. Consult a plumber if you are not familiar
with local codes or plumbing procedures.
NOTE: Codes in the state of Massachusetts require
installation by a licensed plumber.
If you live in the state of Massachusetts, review plumb-
ing code 248-CMR of the Commonwealth of
Massachusetts before proceeding with the installation.
B. WATER SUPPLY TYPICAL CONNECTION
USING COMPRESSION TYPE FITTING
(PARTS NOT INCLUDED)
NOTE: Before starting, be sure to turn off water supply
and open a low faucet to drain the pipe.
Complying with plumbing codes, install a fitting on the
cold water pipe to adapt to 3/8" O.D. tubing. A typical
connection is shown in Figure 4. If threaded fittings are
used, be sure to use pipe joint compound or Teflon tape
on outside threads.
cold water
pipe
Water Filter inlet
cold water
shutoff valve
3/8" compression
fitting
insert
ferrule
3/8" yellow
tubing to
Figure 4

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