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Connecting The Drain Hose - LG WT5680HVA Owner's Manual

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INSTALLATION
INSTRUCTIONS
11
CONNECTING
THE DRAIN
HOSE
The drain hose should
always
be properly
secured.
Failure to properly
secure the drain hose can result in
flooding and property damage.
The drain must be installed
in accordance
with any
applicable
local codes and regulations.
Make
sure
that the
drain
hose
is not stretched,
pinched,
crushed,
or kinked.
OPTION
2: LAUNDRY
TUB
Bend the end of the drain hose to the desired
shape
and support
it on the edge
of the laundry
tub. Use
the tie strap to secure the drain hose in place.
i
Drain Hose
Drain Hose
OPTION
I: STANDPIPE
Bend the outlet
end of the drain
hose to form
a U
shape.
Insert the end of the drain hose into the drain.
If the drain is large enough
for the flange
on the hose
to fit inside,
then
do not insert
the flange
more than
1-2 inches
into the drain.
Use the tie strap
included
with
the installation
materials
in the foam
block
in
the tub to secure
the drain hose to the drain.
If the water
valves
and drain are built into the wall,
Tie Strap
Te Strap
fasten
the drain hose to one of the water
hoses with
the tie strap (ribbed
side on inside).
If your drain is a standpipe,
fasten
the drain hose to
the standpipe
with
the tie strap provided.
NOTE:
Normal
height
of the end of the hose should
be ap-
proximately
35"-47"
(0.9~1.2
m) from the floor.
Do not
install
the
end of the
drain
hose
higher
than
96 in. (243.8
cm) above
the
bottom
of the
washer
or more
than 60 in. (152.4 cm) away from
the washer.
Never
seal the drain
hose
to the
drain
such
as
with
tape.
If no air gap is present,
water
can be
siphoned
out of the
tub resulting
in poor
wash/
rinse performance
or clothing
damage.

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