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Installation Instructions; Unpack Range; Install Anti-Tip Bracket - KitchenAid KFEG500ESS Installation Instructions Manual

30" (76.2 cm) freestanding electric ranges
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Unpack Range

Excessive Weight Hazard
Use two or more people to move and install range.
Failure to do so can result in back or other injury.
1. Remove shipping materials, tape and film from range.
2. Remove oven racks and parts package from inside oven.
3. Do not remove the shipping base at this time.
A. Shipping base
4. On Ranges Equipped with a Storage Drawer:
Remove the storage drawer. See the "Storage Drawer"
section. Use a ¼" drive ratchet to lower the rear leveling legs
one-half turn. Use a wrench or pliers to lower front leveling
legs one-half turn.
A. ¼" drive ratchet
B. Rear leveling leg
On Ranges Equipped with a Warming Drawer or Premium
Storage Drawer:
On ranges equipped with a warming drawer or premium
storage drawer, the rear leveling legs cannot be accessed by
removing the warming drawer or premium storage drawer. It
will be necessary to adjust the rear leveling legs from outside
the range. Use wrench or pliers to lower the front and rear
leveling legs one-half turn.
A. Rear leveling leg
B. Wrench or pliers
C. Front leveling leg


C. Wrench or pliers
D. Front leveling leg

Install Anti-Tip Bracket

Tip Over Hazard
A child or adult can tip the range and be killed.
Install anti-tip bracket to floor or wall per installation
Slide range back so rear range foot is engaged in the
slot of the anti-tip bracket.
Re-engage anti-tip bracket if range is moved.
Do not operate range without anti-tip bracket installed
and engaged.
Failure to follow these instructions can result in death
or serious burns to children and adults.
1. Remove the anti-tip bracket from where it is taped inside the
storage drawer or warming drawer.
2. Determine which mounting method to use: floor or wall.
If you have a stone or masonry floor, you can use the wall
mounting method. If you are installing the range in a mobile
home, you must secure the range to the floor.
3. Determine and mark centerline of the cutout space. The
mounting bracket can be installed on either the left-hand side
or right-hand side of the cutout. Position mounting bracket
against the wall in the cutout so that the V-notch of the bracket
is 12⁹⁄₁₆" (31.9 cm) from centerline as shown.
A. 12
B. Bracket V-notch
4. Drill two ¹⁄₈" (3 mm) holes that correspond to the bracket
holes of the determined mounting method. See the following
" (31.9 cm)

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