Built-In Outdoor Grill Installation - KitchenAid ARCHITECT KFGR271SSS Installation Instructions And Use And Care Manual

27” (68.6 cm) and 36” (91.4 cm) architect series outdoor grills
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Built-In Outdoor Grill Installation

(non-combustible construction)
Built-In Architect
Series Outdoor Grill
Make gas connections
Do not use grill near combustible materials.
Do not store combustible materials near grill.
Doing so can result in death or fire.
IMPORTANT: If grill is to be installed in a combustible enclosure,
return this unit and replace it with the model which is manufac-
tured for use in a combustible enclosure.
Do not install this grill on or near combustible materials.
Doing so can result in death or fire.
Excessive Weight Hazard
Use two or more people to move and install grill.
Failure to do so can result in back or other injury.
Natural Gas Use
This installation must conform with local codes and ordinances. In
the absence of local codes, installations must conform with either
the National Fuel Gas Code ANSI Z223.1 -latest edition, or
CAN/CGA-B149.1 Natural Gas and Propane installation code.
Fire Hazard
Fire Hazard
1. Place grill into outdoor enclosure, but leave enough room in
back to connect to gas supply.
Explosion Hazard
Use a new CSA International approved "outdoor"
gas supply line.
Securely tighten all gas connections.
If connected to LP, have a qualified person make sure
gas pressure does not exceed 11" (28 cm) water
Examples of a qualified person include:
licensed heating personnel,
authorized gas company personnel, and
authorized service personnel.
Failure to do so can result in death, explosion, or fire.
NOTE: If grill has been converted to L.P. gas, follow instructions in
"If Converted to L.P. Gas" at the end of this section.
2. Natural gas connection only.
A combination of pipe fi ttings must be used to connect the grill to
the existing gas line.
• If local codes permit, use an outdoor fl exible stainless steel
tubing gas connector, design-certifi ed by CSA International, to
connect the grill to the rigid gas supply line. 5/8" diameter line
is recommended. Using a wrench to tighten, connect the gas
supply to the grill. Use pipe joint compound on all non-fl ared
male threads. Do not kink or damage the fl exible connector
when moving the grill.
• Pipe-joint compounds suitable for use with L.P. gas must be
used. Do not use Tefl on® tape.
rear of grill
gas pipe
fl exible gas
3. Open shutoff valve in the gas supply line. The valve is open
when the handle is parallel to the gas pipe.
valve open
® Tefl on is a registered trademark of E.I. Du Pont de Nemours and Company.
valve closed


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