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Pre-Lnstallation Requirements; Electrical Requirements; Water Supply Requirements; Drain Requirements - Frigidaire GCEH1642FS4 Installation Instructions Manual

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PRE-INSTALLATION
REQUIREMENTS
Tools and Materials Required for Installation:
1. Phillips head screwdriver
2. Channel-lock adjustable pliers
3. Carpenter's level
4. Flat or straight blade screwdriver
5. Duct tape
6. Rigid or flexible metal 4 inch (10.16 cm) duct
7. Vent hood
8. Pipe thread sealer (Gas)
9.1/4 inch socket w/ratchet
10.3/8 inch socket w/ratchet
11.3/8 inch open end wrench
12.7/16 inch open end wrench
13.9/16 inch open end wrench
ELECTRICAL
REQUIREMENTS
ELECTRICLaundry
Center
Circuit- Individual 30 amp branch circuit fused with 30 amp
minimum time delay fuses or circuit breakers,
POWER SUPPLY- 3-wire or 4-wire, 240 volt, single phase, 60
Hz, Alternating Current.
POWER SUPPLY CORD KIT- The laundry center MUSTemploy
a 3-condutor power supply cord NEMA 10-30 type SRDTrated
at 240 volt AC minimum, 30 amp, with 3 open end spade lug
connectors with upturned ends or closed loop connector OR a
4-condutor power supply cord NEMA 14-30 type SRDTor ST (as
required) rated at 240 volt AC minimum, 30 amp, with 4 open
end spade lug connectors with upturned ends or closed loop
connectors and marked for use with clothes dryers. If being
installed in a manufactured (mobile) home, the laundry center
MUST employ a 4-condutor power supply cord NEMA 14- 30
type SRDTor ST (as required) rated at 240 volt AC minimum,
30 amp, with 4 open end spade lug connectors with upturned
ends or closed loop connectors and marked for use with clothes
dryers. See ELECTRICAL CONNECTIONS. (Canada - 4-wire
power supply cord is installed on laundry center.)
OUTLET RECEPTACLE- NEMA 10-30R (3-wire) receptacle or
NEMA 14- 30R (4-wire) receptacle to be located so the power
supply cord is accessiblewhen the laundry center is in an installed
position.
NEMA 10-30R
NEMA 14-30R
GAS Laundry
Center
CIRCUIT-Individual
15 amp branch circuit fused with a 15
amp maximum time delay fuse or circuit breaker.
POWER SUPPLY -3 wire, 120 volt single phase, 60 Hz,
Alternating Current.
POWER SUPPLY CORD -The gas laundry center is equipped
with a 120 volt 3-wire power cord.
OUTLET
RECEPTACLE-
Properly
grounded
3-prong
receptacle
to be located
so the power
supply cord
is
accessible when the washer is in an installed position. NOTE:
GFI (Ground Fault Interrupter) receptacle is not required or
recommended.
NOTE: Do not under
any circumstances
remove grounding
prong from plug.
\
Grounding Prong
WATER
SUPPLY
REQUIREMENTS
Hot and cold water faucets MUSTbe installed within 42 inches
(106.68 cm) of your laundry center's water inlet. The faucets
MUST be 3/4 inch (1.9 cm) garden hose type so inlet hoses
can be connected. Water pressure MUSTbe between 10 and
120 pounds per square inch (maximum unbalance pressure,
hot vs. cold, 10 psi). Your water department can advise you of
your water pressure.
DRAIN
REQUIREMENTS
1. Drain capable of eliminating 17 gallons per minute.
2. A standpipe diameter of 11/4inches (3.18 cm) minimum.
3. The standpipe height above the floor should be:
Minimum heicht: 24 inches (61 cm)
Maximum heicht: 96 inches (244 cm)
96 in.
(244 cm)
Max.
NOTE: For installations requiring a longer drain hose, have a
qualified
technician
install a longer
hose, Part Number
134042901, available from an authorized parts distributor. For
drain systems in the floor, install a siphon break kit, available
from your local hardware store.
I"
24 in.(61cm)

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