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Installation Information - KitchenAid KFGS306VSS Technical Education

Flush-mount gas cooktop
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Gather the required tools and parts before start-
ing installation. Read and follow the instructions
provided with any tools listed here.
Tools needed
Tape measure
Flat-blade screwdriver
3/32" (#0 [2 mm]) flat blade screwdriver
(screwdriver shaft must be a minimum of
1 1/8" [28 mm] long) 1˝ (25 mm) drill bit (for
wall cabinet installations)
15/16" combination wrench
Pipe wrench
Wrench or pliers
Needle-nose pliers
Marker or pencil
Pipe-joint compound resistant to LP gas
Noncorrosive leak-detection solution
Parts needed
Check local codes and consult gas supplier.
Check existing gas supply and electrical sup-
ply. See "Electrical Requirements" and "Gas
Supply Requirements" sections.
Parts supplied
Gas pressure regulator
Burner grates
Burner caps
Clamping brackets (2)
2 1/2" (6.4 cm) clamping screws (2)
IMPORTANT: Observe all governing codes and
ordinances. Do 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 model/serial
rating plate is located on the underside of
the cooktop base.
A. Model/serial rating plate
To eliminate the risk of burns or fire by reach-
ing over heated surface units, cabinet stor-
age space located above the surface units
should be avoided. If cabinet storage is to be
provided, the risk can be reduced by install-
ing a range hood that projects horizontally a
minimum of 5" (12.7 cm) beyond the bottom
of the cabinets
The cooktop should be installed in a loca-
tion away from strong draft areas, such as
windows, doors and strong heating vents or
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
Grounded electrical supply is required. See
"Electrical Requirements" section. Proper gas
supply connection must be available. See
"Gas Supply Requirements" section.
The cooktop is designed to hang from the
countertop by its side flanges.
The gas and electric supply should be located
as shown in "Installation Clearances" section
so that they are accessible without requiring
removal of the cooktop.

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