Before you start...
Yoursafety and the safety of others
is very important.
We have provided many important safety messages
in this manual and on your appliance, Always read
and obey all safety messages,
This is the safety alert symbol. This symb01
alerts you to hazards that can kill or hurt
you and others, Ati safety messageswiii be
preceded by the safety aiert symbol and the word
"DANGER" or "WARNING", These words mean:
You ca_ be killed or seri0usly injured if you don't
AIi safety messages wiii identify the hazard, teii y0u
how to reducethe chance of injury, and teli y0u
what can happen if the instructions are not
Proper installation is your responsibility. Make
sure you have everything for correct installation.
It is the responsibility of the installer to comply
with the installation clearances specified in these
Cooktop installed over oven installation: Only
certain specified cooktop and oven models are
approved for cooktop over oven installations.
Cooktops approved for this type of installation
will have an approval label located on the outside
of the burner box. If you do not find this label,
contact your dealer to confirm that cooktop is
approved. The label on the bottom of your
cooktop lists the cooktop and oven combinations
that are approved for this type of installation.
Ovens approved for this type of installation will
have an approval label located on top of oven. If
you do not find this label, contact dealer to
confirm that oven is approved. Refer to oven
Installation Instructions for
approval for built-under use and proper cutout
Check location where cooktop will be installed.
The location should be away from strong draft
areas, such as windows, doors and strong
heating vents or fans. The cooktop should be
located for convenient use in the kitchen.
supply is required. See
"Electrical requirements," Panels A & B.
Observe all governing
codes and ordinances.
When installing a cooktop under existing
cabinets and the installation does not meet the
minimum cabinet clearances, install a range
hood above the cooktop to avoid burn hazards.
shown must be used. Given dimensions are
minimum clearances and provide required 0"
(0 cm) clearance.
-- follow minimum
It is the customer's
To contact a qualified electrical
To assure that the electrical
and in conformance
Code, ANSI/NFPA 70 -- latest
or CSA Standards
Code, Part 1
and C22.2 No. 0-M91 - latest edition
*** and all
local codes and ordinances.
Copies of the standards listed may be obtained from:
** National Fire Protection Association
178 Rexdale Boulevard
31=112" (80.0 cm) or
(98.3 cm) overall
30" (76.2 cm) or
(91.4 cm) width
21" (53.3 cm)
2-7/8" (7,3 cm)
18" (46.7 cm) min.
cabinet to countertop
Do not seal
* Note: 24" (61 cm) rain.
clearance if bottom
of wood or
not less than t/4" (0.6 era}
with not mess than No.
28 MeG sheet steel, 6.016"
(0.04 cm) stainless
0.626" (0.65 cm) copper.
36" (76.2 cm) rain. clearance
top of cooking
wood or meta_
Junction box, or
outlet -- 12" (30.6 cm) [_
min. from bottom
10" (26.4 cm) from
side of cabinet.
1" (2.5 cm) rain. distance
left and right side
21" (53.3 cm) cooktop requires a 24" (61 cm)
min. base cabinet.
30" (76.2 cm) and 36" (91.4 cm) cooktops require
a 30" (76.2 cm) base cabinet.
If cabinet has a drawer, a 4" (10.2 cm) depth
clearance from the countertop to the top of the
drawer (or other obstruction) in base cabinet is
Tools needed for
If codes permit and a separate ground wire is
used, it is recommended
that a qualified
electrician determine that the ground path is
Do Not ground to a gas pipe.
Check with a qualified electrician if you are
not sure the cooktop is properly grounded.
Do Not have a fuse in the neutral or ground
Save Installation Instructions for electrical
A three-wire or four-wire, single phase,
240-volt, 60-Hz, AC-only electrical supply is
required on a separate, 40-ampere circuit (note:
the RCS2012 series requires a 20 ampere
circuit), fused on both sides of the line. A time-
delay fuse or circuit breaker is recommended.
The fuse size must not exceed the circuit rating of
the appliance specified on the model/serial rating
plate located on the bottom of the cooktop.
THE COOKTOP MUST BE CONNECTED
WITH COPPER WIRE ONLY.
on Panel Be)