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KitchenAid YKESV908PM01 Installation Instructions Manual page 11

30" (76.2 cm) freestanding and slide-in electric ranges
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Power Supply Cord Installation
Improper connection of the equipment-grounding
can result in a risk of electric shock. Check with a
qualified electrician or service technician if you are in doubt as to
whether the appliance is properly grounded. Do not modify the
power supply cord plug. If it will not fit the outlet, have a proper
outlet installed by a qualified electrician.
This range is manufactured
with the neutral terminal connected
to the cabinet. Use a 3-wire, UL listed, 40-amp power supply
cord (pigtail); or if local codes do not permit ground through the
neutral, use a 4-wire power supply cord rated at 250 volts,
40 amps and investigated for use with ranges.
4. Remove the knockout for the 40-amp power supply cord.
A. Remove knockout
for 40-amp power cord
and UL listed strain relief
Assemble a UL listed strain relief in the opening.
Feed the power supply cord behind the black horizontal cross
brace and through the strain relief, allowing enough slack to
easily attach the wiring to the terminal block.
A. Black horizontal cross brace
B. Power supply cord
Connect the terminals (ring-type or spade with upturned
ends) on the end of the power cord to the power supply.
Complete electrical connection according to your type
electrical supply (4-wire or 3-wire electrical connection).
4-wire connection:
Power supply cord
Use this method for:
New branch-circuit
installations (1996 NEC)
Mobile homes
Recreational vehicles
In an area where local codes prohibit grounding through the
1. Remove the ground-link
screw from the range frame. Save
the ground link screw and cup washer. Bend the ground-link
away from the range so that it does not contact the range.
A. Ground-link
B. Cup washer
C. Ground-link
bent away from range
2. Connect the green ground wire from the power supply cord to
the range using the ground-link
screw. The ground wire must
be attached first and must not contact any other terminal.
3. Use a 1/4"nut driver and remove the hex washer head screws
from the terminal blocks.
4. Connect the neutral (center) wire to the center terminal
connector using one of the hex washer head screws.
Securely tighten screw for proper electrical connection.
A. Line 1
B. Green ground wire
C. Ground-link screw
D. Hex washer head
E. Silver-colored
block screw
E Ground-link
G. Neutral (center) wire
H. Line 2
L UL listed strain relief
and 40-amp range
power supply cord
5. Connect the other 2 wires (lines 1 and 2) to the outer
aluminum terminal blocks.
6. Securely tighten screws for proper electrical connection,
7. Tighten strain relief screws.
8. Replace terminal block cover.
9. Plug in range or reconnect power.



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