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Installation Instructions - Kenmore C970-656633 Use & Care Manual

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Installation Instructions

Installation and service must be performed by a qualified technician.
IMPORTANT: Save for local electrical inspector's use. Read and save these instructions for future reference.
Clearances and Dimensions
A. Provide adequate clearances between the range and adjacent combustible surface (1.3cm (1/2") to the cabinet
side walls and the rear wall).
B. Location—Check location where the range will be installed. Check for proper electrical supply and the stability of
C. Dimensions that are shown must be used. Given dimensions provide minimum clearance. Contact surface must
be solid and level.
76.2 cm (30")
Minimum to
1.3 cm
wall on either
side of
91.4 cm
* 76.2 cm (30") minimum clearance between the top of the cooking surface and the bottom of an unprotected wood or
metal cabinet; or 61 cm (24") minimum when bottom of wood or metal cabinet is protected by not less than 0.64 cm
(¼") flame retardant millboard covered with not less than 0.038 cm (0.015") stainless steel, 0.061 cm (0.024") aluminum
or 0.051 cm (0.020") copper. 1.3 cm (½") clearance is minimum for the rear and sides of the range. Follow all dimen-
sions requirements provided above to prevent property damage, potential fire hazard, and incorrect countertop and
cabinet cuts.
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 12.7 cm ( 5") beyond the bottom of the cabinets.
Set your new range 1.3 cm (1/2") away from the rear wall and line it up with the kitchen counters. Make sure there is at
least 1.3 cm (1/2") of clearance between each side of the range and the kitchen counters. Allow 7.6 cm (3") min. clear-
ance between your range and the refrigerator, if they are side by side.
Minimum *
Minimum to
cabinets on
45.7 cm
either side of
Electrical Connection Requirements
Plug the range cable (4 conductors) into a 4 conductor range outlet. Outlet
must be properly grounded and in accordance with the Canadian Electrical
Code (CSA Standard (C22.1 Part 1 -- latest edition) -- and any local electrical
code requirements.
33 cm
Maximum depth for
cabinets above
range top.
114.3 cm (45")
76.2 cm (30")
78.7 cm (31")
66 cm (26")
122 cm (48")
Door Open
91.4 ± 0.3 cm
(36 ± 1/8")

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