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Kenmore Dishwasher Installation Instructions Manual

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Installation Instructions
Instrucciones de instalación
Instructions d'installation
English / Español / Français
Stainless Steel Tub
Undercounter Dishwasher
Lavavajillas empotrada con tina de
acero inoxidable
Lave-vaiselle encastré avec cuve en
acier inoxydable
P/N W10300759C
Sears Brands Management Corporation
Hoffman Estates, IL 60179 U.S.A.
Sears Canada Inc.
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 2C3


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    Installation Instructions Instrucciones de instalación Instructions d’installation English / Español / Français Kenmore ® Stainless Steel Tub Undercounter Dishwasher Lavavajillas empotrada con tina de acero inoxidable Lave-vaiselle encastré avec cuve en acier inoxydable P/N W10300759C Sears Brands Management Corporation Hoffman Estates, IL 60179 U.S.A.

  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    All safety messages will tell you what the potential hazard is, tell you how to reduce the chance of injury, and tell you what can happen if the instructions are not followed. You Need to: WARNING Slowly open dishwasher door while someone grasps the rear ■ of the dishwasher. Remove shipping materials, drain hose and lower rack. Close dishwasher door until latched.

  • Page 3: Installation Requirements

    In addition, for first-time installations Tools needed: *Must be the proper size to connect your household wiring to 16-gauge wiring in dishwasher. Other useful items you may need: Parts needed: Parts supplied: Make sure all these parts are included in the literature package.

  • Page 4: Location Requirements

    NOTE: To avoid shifting during dishwasher operation, shims must be securely attached to the floor. If dishwasher will be left unused for a period of time or in a location where it may be subject to freezing, have it winterized by authorized service personnel.

  • Page 6: Drain Requirements

    Drain Requirements Electrical Requirements ■ A new drain hose is supplied with your dishwasher. If drain Be sure that the electrical connection and wire size are hose is not long enough, use a new drain hose with a adequate and in conformance with the National Electrical maximum length of 12 ft (3.7 m) (Part Number 3385556)

  • Page 7: Installation Instructions

    Option A, Power Supply Cord: NOTE: A grounded 3 prong outlet is required inside a cabinet next to the dishwasher cabinet opening. Drill a 1¹⁄₂" (3.8 cm) hole in cabinet side or rear. See “Product and Cabinet Opening Dimensions” section.

  • Page 8: Prepare And Route Water Line

    Prepare and Route Water Line Helpful Tip: Routing the water line through the left side of Helpful Tip: Wiring the dishwasher will be easier if you route the cabinet opening will make water connection easier. cable into the cabinet opening from the right-hand side.

  • Page 9: Install Drain Hose

    It should be far enough into the cabinet opening to side of the opening closest to the sink. connect it to the dishwasher inlet on the front left side of the dishwasher. Route drain hose as shown through hole in cabinet to the front center of opening where drain connection will be made.

  • Page 10: Connect Drain Hose

    IMPORTANT: The drain hose connection of the disposer or a type clamp (not provided). waste tee must be made before the drain trap and at least 20" (50.8 cm) above the floor where the dishwasher will be Option C, Waste disposer – with air gap installed.

  • Page 11: Prepare Dishwasher

    (not provided) to connect from waste tee to air gap. Remove and discard the foam blocks located above the front legs on each side of the dishwasher. The blocks cover the rope/ link pulleys on the dishwasher.

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    Using a ¹⁄₄" hex head socket, nut driver or Torx ® ® Using two or more people, grasp sides of dishwasher door screwdriver, remove terminal box cover. Retain for later use. frame and place dishwasher on its back. Option A, Remove Access Panel - Plastic Panel Install a UL Listed/CSA Approved strain relief.

  • Page 13: Make Power Supply Cord Connection

    Failure to follow these instructions can result in death, fire, or electrical shock. Route cord so that it does not touch dishwasher motor to lower part of dishwasher tub. Pull cord through strain relief in terminal box. Take notice when installing or removing the dishwasher in order to reduce the chance of damaging the power supply cord.

  • Page 14: Determine Cabinet Opening

    NOTE: If the minimum cabinet opening height is less than 34" (86.4 cm), the rear wheels can be removed for additional clearance. This will allow the dishwasher to fit into a 33¹⁄₂" (85.1 cm) high cabinet opening, but the dishwasher will be more difficult to move.

  • Page 15: Custom Panel Installation

    Remove the brackets from the package and insert into the open Built-up floors: If the kitchen floor is higher than the cabinet slots on the left and right-hand top of the dishwasher collar as opening's floor - for example, the kitchen floor tile does not shown.

  • Page 16: Move Dishwasher Close To Cabinet Opening

    IMPORTANT: Double-check correct placement of utilities. Grasp the sides of the dishwasher at the edges of the door panel. Tilt dishwasher backward on wheels and move dishwasher close to cabinet opening.

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    The screw can be put into one of three holes (1, 2, 3) in the front or pinch water line, drain hose, power supply cord or direct wire leg of dishwasher. If the door closes by itself, move the tensioner between dishwasher and cabinet. Remove cardboard from to a higher number hole and replace the screw.

  • Page 18: Connect To Water Supply

    Align front of dishwasher door panel with front of cabinet doors. You may need to adjust alignment to be even with your To raise the rear of the dishwasher, adjust the rear leveling leg cabinets. using a Phillips screwdriver. Turn clockwise until the dishwasher is level front to rear.

  • Page 19: Connect To Drain

    NOTE: To avoid vibration during operation, route the water supply line so that it does not touch the dishwasher base, frame Place paper towel under 90° elbow fitting. Turn on water supply or motor. and check for leaks. If leak occurs, repeat previous step.

  • Page 20: Make Direct Wire Electrical Connection

    Securely tighten ground connector. Route cable so that it does not touch dishwasher motor or lower part of dishwasher tub. Pull cable through UL Listed/CSA Approved strain relief in terminal box. Strain relief is not supplied with the dishwasher.

  • Page 21: Secure Dishwasher In Cabinet Opening

    Tighten strain relief screws to secure cable. Open dishwasher door, remove lower dish rack, and place towel over pump assembly and lower spray arm of dishwasher. This will keep screws from falling into pump area when you are securing the dishwasher.

  • Page 22

    Locate brackets on side of dishwasher and secure dishwasher to cabinet with two, #10 x ¹⁄₂" Phillips-head screws (included). The dishwasher must be secured to keep it from shifting when door is opened. If securing with a side attachment, check that sides of door do not rub against the screw heads.

  • Page 23: Complete Installation

    Check that the lower edge of the access panel touches the floor. Adjust if necessary. Hold the 2 panels together and place them against dishwasher leg. Using a Phillips or ¹⁄₄" screwdriver, reinstall the screws through the holes in the access panel and the slots in the lower panel.

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    Failure to follow these instructions can result in death, Adjust if necessary. fire, or electrical shock. Tighten access panel screws. Plug into a grounded 3 prong outlet. Check that power supply cord does not touch dishwasher motor or lower part of dishwasher tub. Reconnect Power...

  • Page 25: Check Operation

    Rinse Aid is necessary for good drying results: This dishwasher is designed to be used with rinse aid for good If Dishwasher Does Not Operate drying performance and controlling the buildup of hard water First try the solutions suggested here to possibly avoid the cost deposits.

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