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Installation Requirements; Tools And Parts; Location Requirements - KitchenAid 30" (76.2 CM) GAS BUILT-IN COOKTOP Installation Instructions Manual

30" (76.2 cm) and 36" (91.4 cm) gas built-in cooktop
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Tools and Parts

Gather the required tools and parts before starting installation.
Tools needed
Tape measure
Flat-blade screwdriver
" (#0 [2 mm]) flat-blade
screwdriver (screwdriver
shaft must be a minimum of
2" [5.1 cm] long)
" combination wrench
Pipe wrench
Parts supplied
Gas pressure regulator
Burner grates
Burner caps
Clamping brackets (2)
2 " (6.4 cm) clamping screws (2)
Parts needed
Check local codes and consult gas supplier. Check existing gas
supply and electrical supply. See "Electrical Requirements" and
"Gas Supply Requirements" sections.

Location Requirements

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 reaching over heated
surface units, cabinet storage space located above the
surface units should be avoided. If cabinet storage is to be
provided, the risk can be reduced by installing a range hood
that projects horizontally a minimum of 5" (12.7 cm) beyond
the bottom of the cabinets.


Wrench or pliers
Needle-nose pliers
Marker or pencil
Pipe-joint compound
resistant to LP gas
Noncorrosive leak-detection
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
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.
Provide cutout in right 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 to your cabinets, check with your
builder or cabinet supplier to make sure that the materials used
will not discolor, delaminate or sustain other damage.
Product Dimensions
A. 30
" (76.7 cm) on 30" (76.2 cm) models,
36 " (92.0 cm) on 36" (91.4 cm) models
B. 21" (53.3 cm)
C. 3" (7.6 cm)


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