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Undercounter Installation - KitchenAid Architect Series II W10242569A Use And Care Manual

Integrated compactor
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NOTE: Proper installation is your responsibility. Make sure you
have everything necessary for correct installation. It is the
personal responsibility and obligation of the customer to contact
national and local codes and ordinances.
Tools needed:
Gather the required tools and parts before starting installation.
Level
Tape measure
Pliers
Scissors
IMPORTANT:
Do not grasp control panel to move compactor.
Slide compactor onto cardboard or hardboard before moving
compactor across floor to avoid floor covering damage.
Do not allow the rear frame of the compactor to touch the
floor covering when lifting or moving compactor.

Undercounter Installation

NOTE: Installation hardware is not provided with full cabinet
models.
1. Measure the height of your cabinet opening. The top of the
compactor should be at least
cabinet opening.
The rear wheels are preset for a cabinet opening height of
34 " (87 cm) (Position 1).
To adjust for other cabinet opening heights:
Loosen self-tapping screw just enough to clear stud from
hole in position "1."
Move the rear wheel and stud to position "2" or "3" as
needed for your cabinet opening measurement:
Position 2: 34 " to 34
Position 3: 34
" to 34 " (87.5 to 88 cm)
NOTE: To level the unit in position "3," you may need to
add shims under the leveling legs.
Tighten screw. Repeat for other rear wheel.
A
A. Wheel bracket assembly
B. Cabinet
2. Use pliers to lower leveling legs away from cabinet. Adjust
legs so there will be a
between the top of the compactor and the top of the cabinet
opening. Stand the compactor upright.
Undercounter Installation
#2 Phillips screwdriver
Flat-blade screwdriver
" Box-end wrench
Utility knife
(3
"
mm) from the top of the
" (87 to 87.5 cm)
B
C
1
2
3
D
C. Locating stud
D. Self-tapping screw (pivot)
" (3 mm) to
" (6.4 mm) space
3. For model with cabinet, remove the plastic plugs from the
compactor cabinet top.
4. Move the compactor close to its final location.
5. Plug into a grounded 3 prong outlet.
6. Determine if you want the compactor frame or drawer front
flush with the cabinet front.
Using the two #8-18 x
brackets to cabinet top as needed:
If the compactor frame is to be flush with the cabinet
front, place retaining bracket screws through "1."
If the compactor drawer front is to be flush with the
cabinet front, place retaining bracket screws through "3."
If the compactor is to be midway between "1" and "3,"
place the retaining bracket screws through "2."
A. Countertop
B. Retaining bracket
7. Slowly lift the front slightly and roll compactor into the cabinet
opening.
Using the two #8-18 x
brackets to the countertop with the mounting screws.
If brackets cannot be attached to the underside of
countertop, attach mounting clips to brackets. Fasten
compactor to cabinet front with mounting screws through
mounting clips.
Countertop mounting
A
B
C
A. Countertop
B. Retaining bracket
C. Mounting screw
" screws, install the retaining
A
B
3
2
1
" screws, fasten the retaining
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