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KitchenAid KFGU706VSS02 Installation Instructions Manual page 9

30" (76.2 cm) and 36" (91.4 cm) gas built-in cooktop
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2. Connect the flexible stainless steel connector to the pressure
regulator using a 1/2"male pipe thread adapter and nipple.
A combination
of pipe fittings must be used to connect the
cooktop to the existing gas line. Shown following is a typical
connection.
Your connection may be different, according to
the supply line type, size and location.
3. Install the pressure regulator with the arrow pointing up
toward the bottom of the cooktop base and in a position
where you can reach the regulator cap.
A
A. Access cap
B. Rear of cooktop
C. Gas pressure regulator
D. Up arrow. Regulator must be installed with
arrow pointing up to cooktop bottom.
IMPORTANT: All connections
must be wrench-tightened.
Do
not make connections
to the gas regulator too tight. Making
the connections
too tight may crack the regulator and cause
a gas leak. Do not allow the regulator to turn on the pipe
when tightening fittings.
Use only pipe-joint compound
made for use with Natural and LP
gas.
Do not use TEFLON ®tape. You will need to determine the fittings
required depending on your installation.
Typical flexible
connection
1. Apply pipe-joint compound
made for use with LP gas to the
smaller thread ends of the flexible connector adapters (see G
in the following illustration).
2. Attach 1 adapter and nipple to the gas pressure regulator and
the other adapter and nipple to the gas shutoff valve. Tighten
both adapters and nipples.
3. Use a 15/le"combination
wrench and pliers to attach the
flexible connector to the adapters. Check that connector
is
not kinked.
B
A
C
D
.................................
F
................
H
...............................
G
.......
E
A. _" nipple
B. _" adapter
C. Flexible connector
D. Y2" nipple
E. Gas pressure regulator
F Y2"adapter
G. Use pipe-joint
compound.
H. Manual gas shutoff valve
Complete
Connection
1. Open the manual shutoff valve in the gas supply line. The
valve is open when the handle is parallel to the gas pipe.
2,
3,
A. Closed valve
B. Open valve
Test all connections
by brushing on an approved
noncorrosive
leak-detection
solution. Bubbles will show a
leak. Correct any leak found.
Remove surface burner caps and grates from parts package.
Align notches in burner caps with pins in burner base. Burner
caps should be level when properly positioned. If burner caps
are not properly positioned, surface burners will not light.
Place burner grates over burners and caps.
A. Igniter electrode
B. Burner cap
C. Burner base
Electrical Shock Hazard
Plug into a grounded
3 prong outlet.
Do not remove ground prong.
Do not use an adapter.
Do not use an extension
cord.
Failure to follow these instructions can result in death,
fire, or electrical
shock.
4. Plug into a grounded 3 prong outlet.

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