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Installation Requirements; Tools And Parts; Electrical Requirements; Gas Supply Requirements - KitchenAid KGCP487JSS08 Installation Instructions Manual

36" (91.4 cm) and 48" (121.9 cm) commercial style gas cooktop
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Gather the required tools and parts before starting installation.
Read and follow the safety instructions
provided with any tools
listed here.
Tools Needed
Adjustable wrench
Tape measure
Marker or pencil
Pipe wrench
Flat-blade screwdriver
Channel lock pliers
Pipe-joint compound
resistant to LP gas
Noncorrosive leak-
detection solution
Parts supplied
Check that all parts are included.
Gas pressure regulator
Burner grates
Burner caps
Simmer plate
Grill grate (on some models)
Drip tray (on some models)
Front spill guard (on some models)
Wave tray (on some models)
Wave plate (on some models)
Island trim
Parts needed
Check local codes and consult gas supplier. Check existing gas
supply and electrical supply. See "Electrical Requirements"
"Gas Supply Requirements"
IMPORTANT: Observe all governing codes and ordinances.
not obstruct flow of combustion
and ventilation air.
It is the installer's responsibility
to comply with installation
clearances specified on the model/serial rating plate. The
rating plate is located on the underside of the
cooktop burner box.
It is recommended
that an overhead vent hood be used with
this cooktop. For island installations, a 48" (122 cm) hood is
The cooktop should be installed in a location away from
strong draft areas, such as windows, doors and strong
heating vents or fans.
All openings in the wall or floor where cooktop is to be
installed must be sealed.
Cabinet opening dimensions that are shown must be used.
Given dimensions
are minimum clearances.
Grounded electrical supply is required. See "Electrical
section. Proper gas supply connection must
be available. See "Gas Supply Requirements"
The cooktop is designed to hang from the countertop by its
side or rear flanges.
The gas and electric supply should be located as shown in
"Gas and Electric Connection Locations" section so that they
are accessible without requiring removal of the cooktop.
Provide cutout in left rear corner of cutout enclosure as
shown to provide clearance for gas inlet, power supply cord,
and to allow the rating label to be visible.
IMPORTANT: To avoid damage, check with your builder or
cabinet supplier to make sure that the materials used will not
discolor, delaminate or sustain other damage.
Mobile Home
- Additional
The installation of this cooktop must conform to the
Home Construction
and Safety Standard, Title 24
CFR, Part 3280 (formerly the Federal Standard for Mobile Home
and Safety, Title 24, HUD Part 280). When such
standard is not applicable,
use the Standard for Manufactured
Home Installations, ANSI A225.1/NFPA 501A or with local codes.
In Canada, the installation of this cooktop must conform with the
current standards CAN/CSA-A240-1atest
edition, or with local

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