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Installation Requirements; Parts; Location Requirements - KitchenAid KICU540BSS Installation Instructions Manual

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Gather the required parts before starting installation.
Parts Supplied
Mounting clips (4)
UL listed or CSA approved wire cable
Parts Needed
UL listed or CSA approved strain relief
UL listed wire connectors
UL approved junction box or 240V outlet
Check local codes. Check existing electrical supply. See
"Electrical Requirements."
It is recommended that all electrical connections be made by a
licensed, qualified electrical installer.

Location Requirements

Make sure you have everything needed for correct installation. It
is the responsibility of the installer to comply with the installation
clearances specified in these instructions.
IMPORTANT: Observe all governing codes and ordinances.
When installing cooktop, use minimum dimensions given.
To eliminate the risk of burns or fire by reaching over the
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 5" (12.7 cm)
beyond the bottom of the cabinets.
It is the installer's responsibility to comply with installation
clearances specified on the model/serial/rating plate. The
model/serial/rating plate is located on the underside of the
cooktop burner box.
Cooktop Model/Serial/Rating Plate Location
A. Model/serial/rating plate location



Check the cooktop base for an approved installation label.
Verify approved oven model numbers that can be installed
with your cooktop model number. If you do not find this label,
your cooktop may not be approved for use over an
undercounter built-in oven. Contact your dealer to confirm
that your cooktop is approved.
Ovens approved for this type of installation will have an
approval label located on the top of the oven. If you do not
find this label, contact your dealer to confirm that your oven is
approved. Refer to the oven manufacturer's Installation
Instructions for approval for built-in undercounter use and
proper cutout dimensions.
When installing the cooktop over an undercounter built-in
oven, do not fasten the cooktop to the countertop with
clamps or seal the cooktop to the countertop. This will make
the cooktop easier to remove if future servicing becomes
Use the countertop opening dimensions that are given with
these Installation Instructions. Given dimensions are
minimum clearances and provide 0" (0 cm) clearance.
Grounded electrical supply is required. See "Electrical
Requirements" section.
Product Dimensions
A. 20" (51.0 cm)
B. 22
C. 2" (5.1 cm)
" (58.0 cm)


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