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Haier HDBL865ATS Installation Instructions Manual

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24" Built-In Dishwasher



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  • Page 1 Installation Instructions HDBL865ATS 24" Built-In Dishwasher Part # 00XXXXXXXXX...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    TABLE OF CONTENTS DISHWASHER SAFETY ..................2 INSTALLATION REQUIREMENTS ................. 3 Tools and Parts ....................... 3 Location Requirements ....................5 Product Dimensions ...................... 6 Drain Requirements ....................... 7 Water Supply Requirements ..................8 Electrical Requirements ....................9 Wire Routing and Connection Requirements .............10 INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS ................
  • Page 4: Dishwasher Safety

    DISHWASHER SAFETY Your safety and the safety of others are very important. We have provided many important safety messages in this manual and on your appliance. Always read and obey all safety messages. This is the safety alert symbol. This symbol alerts you to potential hazards that can kill or hurt you and others.
  • Page 5: Installation Requirements

    YOU NEED TO: • Slowly open dishwasher door while someone grasps the rear of the dishwasher. Remove the drain hose and lower rack. Close dishwasher door until latched. • Install this dishwasher as specified in these instructions. • Installation should be performed by a qualified service technician. The dishwasher must be installed to meet all electrical and plumbing national and local codes and ordinances.
  • Page 6: Tools Needed

    3/8” min. copper tubing Air gap for drain hose Hose clamps water line (if required) Strain relief Coupler (extending drain line, if applicable) TOOLS NEEDED Phillips screwdriver 5/16” and 1/4” nutdriver Level Flashlight 6” adjustable wrench Measuring tape Carpenters square Safety glasses Bucket Gloves TOOLS NEEDED - NEW INSTALLATION ONLY...
  • Page 7: Location Requirements

    LOCATION REQUIREMENTS IMPORTANT: • Do not run drain lines, water lines or electrical wiring where they can interfere with or contact dishwasher motors or legs. • The location where the dishwasher will be installed must provide clearance between motors and flooring. Motors should not touch the floor. •...
  • Page 8: Product Dimensions

    • There must be a minimum of 255/8” (65.1 cm) in front of dishwasher to allow door to fully open. Countertop Dishwasher " Clearance for Door Opening (65.1 cm) 2" Minimum PRODUCT DIMENSIONS Side View 25⁹⁄₁₆" (65 cm) 33¾" (85.7 cm)
  • Page 9: Drain Requirements

    Rear View 23⅞" (60.6 cm) DRAIN REQUIREMENTS • Use the new drain hose supplied with your dishwasher. If this is not long enough, use a new drain hose with a maximum length of 10 ft (3.05 m) that meets all current AHAM/IAPMO test standards, is resistant to heat and detergent, use 5/8”(1.58 cm) or 7/8”(2.2 cm) inside diameter (I.D.) hose and a coupler to connect the two hose ends.
  • Page 10: Water Supply Requirements

    WATER SUPPLY REQUIREMENTS • The pressure of the water coming from the hot water supply line must be 20- 120 psi (138-862 kPa). The supply line may enter either from the right or left side, the rear or the floor within the shaded area. •...
  • Page 11: Electrical Requirements

    ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS WARNING Electrical Shock Hazard Installation and service must be performed by a quali ed installer or service agency. Always disconnect the power before servicing this unit. This appliance must be properly grounded. Failure to do so could result in death, re, or electrical shock. IMPORTANT: •...
  • Page 12: Wire Routing And Connection Requirements

    WIRE ROUTING AND CONNECTION REQUIREMENTS Cabinet Preparation and Wire Routing • Electrical connection is on the right front side of the dishwasher. NOTE: Wiring the dishwasher will be easier if you route wire into the cabinet opening from the right side. •...
  • Page 13: Installation Instructions

    INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS STEP 1- UNPACK THE DISHWASHER WARNING Suffocation Hazard To avoid danger of suffocation, keep plastic bag and other packing material away from babies and children. Do not use this bag in cribs, carriages and playpens. The plastic bag could block nose and mouth and prevent breathing.
  • Page 14: Step 3- Adjust Leveling Legs

    3. Retest the door, and continue moving the spring adjustment pin until the door is balanced. Increase Decrease STEP 3- ADJUST LEVELING LEGS 1. Measure the dishwasher height and the height of the opening from the underside of countertop to floor where dishwasher will be installed (you need the lowest point).
  • Page 15: Step 4- Remove Kick Plate

    STEP 4- REMOVE KICK PLATE 1. Using a screwdriver, remove the screws attaching the kick plate to the cabinet. 2. Lift off the kick plate. 2 Kick Plate Screws STEP 5- INSTALL 90° ELBOW 1. Wrap the 90° elbow with thread seal tape, and then install it onto the water valve. NOTE: To avoid damage to the water valve bracket and/or fitting, do not over tighten the elbow.
  • Page 16: Step 6A- Prepare Cabinet Opening Using Existing Utility Hookups

    STEP 6A- PREPARE CABINET OPENING USING EXISTING UTILITY HOOKUPS • Follow the steps in this section if you are installing the dishwasher in an existing cabinet opening with utility hookups. • If you are installing the dishwasher in a cabinet opening that does not have hookups, follow the instructions under “Prepare Cabinet Opening Where there are No Existing Utility Hookups”...
  • Page 17 Option 1 – (Garbage Disposal - With Air Gap): 1. Remove the garbage disposal knockout plug. Cut end of drain hose if needed (do not cut ribbed section). 2. Attach drain hose to air gap with screw-type clamp. If the drain hose was cut, use a 11/2”...
  • Page 18 Option 3 – (Garbage Disposal - No Air Gap): 1. Remove the garbage disposal knockout plug. Cut end of drain hose if needed (do not cut ribbed section). 2. Attach drain hose to garbage disposal inlet with screw-type clamp. 3. Use a rubber hose connector* with screw-type clamps* to connect garbage disposal inlet.
  • Page 19: Step 6B - Prepare Cabinet Opening Where There Are No Existing Utility Hookups

    STEP 6B - PREPARE CABINET OPENING WHERE THERE ARE NO EXISTING UTILITY HOOKUPS INSTALL ELECTRICAL CONNECTION WARNING Electrical Shock Hazard Disconnect electrical power at the fuse box or circuit breaker box before installing dishwasher. Failure to do so can result in death or electrical shock. Method 1 - Direct Wire 1.
  • Page 20 Method 2 - Power Supply Cord IMPORTANT: A mating 3 prong, ground-type wall receptacle is required in a cabinet next to the dishwasher opening. 1. Drill a 11/2” (3.8 cm) hole in the cabinet rear or side. Preferred and Optional locations are shown in the following graphic.
  • Page 21: Step 7- Position The Water Line And House Wiring

    INSTALL THE DRAIN HOSE IMPORTANT: Always use a new drain hose. 1. Drill a 11/2” (3.8 cm) hole in cabinet wall or floor on the side of the opening closest to the sink. 2. See STEP 6A “Install the Drain Hose” for instructions to connect the drain hose to waste tee or garbage disposal using one of the following options: •...
  • Page 22: Step 8 - Insert Drain Hose Through Cabinet

    4" (10.2 cm) Copper Supply Line 6" House Wiring (15.2 cm) 3. Place the water supply line and the house wiring on floor of the opening to avoid interference with the base of the dishwasher and the components under the dishwasher.
  • Page 23: Step 9 - Slide Dishwasher Partially Into Opening

    STEP 9 – SLIDE DISHWASHER PARTIALLY INTO OPENING WARNING Tip Over Hazard Do not use dishwasher until completely installed. Do not push down on open door. Failure to follow these instructions can result in serious injury or cuts. 1. Slide dishwasher into the opening a few inches at a time. NOTE: Do not push against the front of the panel or on the console –...
  • Page 24: Step 11 - Level The Dishwasher

    STEP 11 - LEVEL THE DISHWASHER IMPORTANT: Dishwasher must be level for proper dish rack operation and wash performance. 1. Align front of dishwasher door panel with cabinet doors. You may need to adjust alignment to be even with your cabinets. NOTE: Prop up one side of frame to hold dishwasher up off floor when adjusting front legs.
  • Page 25: Step 12 - Connect Power Supply

    STEP 12 - CONNECT POWER SUPPLY Use the power supply connection method specific to your model. Method 1 - Direct Wire WARNING Electrical Shock Hazard Electrically ground dishwasher. Connect ground wire to green ground connector in terminal box. Do not use an extension cord. Failure to follow these instructions can result in death, re, or electrical shock.
  • Page 26 6. Connect the wires as follows using UL listed wire nuts of the appropriate size to connect direct wire to 16-gauge dishwasher wire. Power supply wire: Terminal box wire: white white black black ground wire ground connector NOTES: • Use UL listed wire nuts of the appropriate size to connect your household wiring to 16-gauge dishwasher wiring.
  • Page 27 1. Confirm that power is turned off at the source. 2. Remove terminal box cover. Retain for later use. 3. Install a UL listed/CSA approved strain relief. 4. Route power cord so that it does not touch dishwasher motor or lower part of dishwasher tub.
  • Page 28: Step 13 - Connect To Water Supply

    STEP 13 - CONNECT TO WATER SUPPLY Compression fittings: • Slide nut onto copper tubing about 1” (2.5 cm). • Slide ferrule onto the tubing. Do not position ferrule on the end of the tubing. • Put the tubing into the elbow as far as it will go. •...
  • Page 29: Step 14 - Connect To Drain

    STEP 14 - CONNECT TO DRAIN 1. Route the drain hose to avoid contact with motor, door springs, water line, cabinet, flooring or the edge of the hole where it passes through the cabinet to minimize the noise caused by vibration when using the dishwasher. 2.
  • Page 30: Step 15 - Secure Dishwasher

    STEP 15 - SECURE DISHWASHER Depending on the material of your countertop, use either instructions to “Install to Countertop” or “Install to Adjacent Cabinets” to secure your dishwasher. Install to Countertop The dishwasher must be secured to the countertop using the two mounting clips on top of the dishwasher.
  • Page 31 11. Remove towel from dishwasher. 12. Reinstall the lower dish rack. Install to Adjacent Cabinets When countertops are granite or other materials that will not accept screws, secure dishwasher with side mounting brackets. 1. Insert the mounting clips into the side slot of the dishwasher. 2.
  • Page 32: Step 16 - Pre-Test Checklist

    STEP 16 - PRE-TEST CHECKLIST 1. Check that the power is OFF. 2. Open dishwasher and remove all foam and paper packaging. Properly dispose of/ recycle all packing material. 3. Locate User Manual in the literature package. 4. Read User Manual for operating instructions. 5.
  • Page 33: Step 17 - Test Dishwasher

    STEP 17 - TEST DISHWASHER 1. Connect to power supply. DIRECT WIRE METHOD: WARNING Electrical Shock Hazard Electrically ground dishwasher. Connect ground wire to green ground connector in terminal box. Do not use an extension cord. Failure to follow these instructions can result in death, re, or electrical shock.
  • Page 34: Step 18 - Replace The Kick Plate

    3. Select Rinse Only cycle; and press START/CANCEL. 4. After the first 2 minutes, unlatch door, wait 5 seconds, and then open door. Check to see that there is water in the bottom of the dishwasher tub. Check that dishwasher is working properly. 5.
  • Page 36 IMPORTANT Do Not Return This Product To The Store If you have a problem with this product, please contact the “Haier Customer Satisfaction Center” at 1-877-337-3639. DATED PROOF OF PURCHASE, MODEL #, AND SERIAL # REQUIRED FOR WARRANTY SERVICE Made in China...