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Electrical Requirements - KitchenAid YKERC608LS0 Installation Instructions Manual

30" electric range with self-cleaning thermal/convection oven
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Slide-in ranges:
countertop
preparations
The cooktop
sides
of the slide-in
range
fit
over
the cutout
edge
of your
countertop.
If you
have
a square
finish
(flat)
countertop
and the opening
width
is 30"
(76.2 cm),
no countertop
preparation
is
required.
Formed
front-edged
countertops:
Must
have
molded
edge
shaved
flat
1/2"
(1.3 cm) from
each front
corner
of
opening.
Tile countertops
may
need
trim
cut back
1/2" (1.3 cm) from
each front
corner
and/or
rounded
edge
flattened.
cm)
30-7/8" (78.4 cm)
Formed or tiled
countertop trimmed
1/2" (1.3 cm) back at
front corners of
countertop opening.
22-5/8"
(5_L5ore)
Cooktop
sides of
range fit over edges
of
countertop
opening.
If countertop
opening
width
is greater
than
30" (76.2 cm),
adjust
the
1/2"
(1.3 cm) dimension.
Countertop
must
be level.
Place
level
on
countertop,
first
side to side;
then
front
to back. If countertop
is not level,
range
will
not be level.
Oven
must
be level
for
satisfactory
baking
conditions.
Electrical requirements
Electrical
Shock
Hazard
Electrically
ground
range.
Failure
to follow
these
instructions
can
result
in death,
fire, or electrical
shock.
If codes
permit
and a separate
ground
wire
is used,
it is recommended
that
a
qualified
electrician
determine
that the
ground
path
is in accordance
with
local
codes.
This
range
must
be connected
to a
grounded
metal,
permanent
wiring
system.
Check with
a qualified
electrician
if you
are not sure
range
is properly
grounded.
Do not ground
to a gas pipe.
Do not have
a fuse
in the neutral
or
ground
circuit.
When
a four-wire
or three-wire,
single-
phase,
120/240-volt,
60-Hz,
AC-only,
electrical
supply
is available,
a 50-ampere
maximum
circuit
protection
is required
(or, if specified
on the model/serial
rating
plate,
when
a four-wire
or three-wire,
single-phase
120/208-volt,
60 Hz, AC-only
electrical
supply
is available,
a 40-ampere
maximum
circuit
protection
is required),
fused
on both
sides
of the line. A time-
delay
fuse
or circuit
breaker
is
recommended.
The
model/serial
rating
plate
is located
on the oven
frame
behind
the drawer.
Connection
at connection
block
must
be
copper
wire
only.
If the house
has aluminum
wiring,
follow
the procedure
below:
a.) Connect
a section
of 8-gauge,
solid
copper
wire
to the connector
block.
b.) Connect
the aluminum
wiring
to the
added
section
of copper
wire
using
special
connectors
designed
and
Underwriters
Laboratories-listed
for
joining
copper
to aluminum.
Follow
the electrical
connector
manufacturer's
recommended
procedure.
c.) Aluminum/copper
connection
must
conform
with
local
codes
and
industry-accepted
wiring
practice.
Wire
sizes and connections
must
conform
to the requirements
of the National
Electrical
Code,
ANSI/NFPA
70 -- latest
edition*
or CSA Standard
C22.1,
Canadian
Electrical
Code,
Part 1 -- latest
edition
** and all local
codes
and
ordinances
for the kilowatt
rating
of the
range.
This
range
should
be connected
directly
to the fused
disconnect
or circuit
breaker
box through
flexible,
armored
or non-
metallic
sheathed,
copper
cable
(with
ground
wire).
Locate
the junction
box to
allow
two
to three
feet of slack
in the line
so that the
range
can
be moved
if
servicing
is ever
necessary.
Do not cut
the conduit.
A U.L.- or CSA-Jisted
conduit
connector
must
be provided
at each end of the
power
supply
cable
(at the
range
and at
the junction
box).
Wires
sizes (copper
wire
only)
and connections
must
conform
with
the rating
of the range.
Copies of the standards listed may be obtained
from:
* National Fire Protection Association
One Batterymarch Park
Quincy, Massachusetts, 02269
** CSA International
8501 East Pleasant Valley Rd.
Cleveland, Ohio 44131-5575

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