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Tools
Necessary:
Installation
Instructions
for Side-By-Side
Refrigerator
This document
should
only be removed
by customer
after installation.
1 Pro are The installationSite
Your refrigerator is designed to be part of a built-in kitchen
cabinet system. Besure to coordinate site preparation and
installation with your kitchen contractor.
Includethese minimum guidelinesin your site preparation:
* Choosea place near a grounded electrical outlet.
Do not use an extension cord or an adapter plug.
Avoid direct sunlight and close proximity to a range,
dishwasher or other heat source.
Floorshould be leveland able to support a fully loaded
refrigerator.
The refrigerator's Ice & Water Dispenser requires water
supply access.
.
Planfor easyaccessto countertops when removingfood.
Forcomplete access to drawers and freezer baskets,
doors must be able to fully open.
Allow the following clearancesfor ease of installation, proper air circulation, and plumbing and electrical
connections: Sides & Top:3/8 inch
Rear. 1 inch
Trans ort Un acka ed Refri orator To Site
By now, you have already removedyour refrigerator's shipping carton.You rnaystill need
to use a hand truck to move it through closespaces or entrances. If the refrigerator is
largerthan an entrance, consider two options:
Removethe entrance door if one exists.
Removethe refrigeratordoors (see how in your Use& Care Guide).
When using a hand truck:
* Load refrigerator from side of cabinet only.
Do not run retaining straps over handles.
Do not over-tighten retaining straps.
Neveruse refrigeratorhandlesto move the refrigerator.
* Removetape from doors only after unit is in place.
ConnectWater Su !
Before Installing The Water Supply Line, You Will Need:
* Basic Tools: adjustable wrench, flat-blade screwdriver,
and Phillips TM screwdriver
Access to a household cold water line with water
pressure between 30 and 100 psi.
A water supply line made of 1ginch (6.4ram) OD, copper
or stainless steel tubing. To determine the length of
tubing needed, measure the distance from the ice maker
inlet valve at the back of
the refrigerator to your
cold water pipe. Then add
approximately 7 feet (2.1
meters), so the refrigerator
can be moved out for
cleaning (as shown).
A shutoff valve to connect
the water supply line to your
household water system. DO
NOTuse a self-piercing type
shutoff valve.
A compression nut
and ferrule (sleeve) for
connecting a copper water
supply line to the ice maker
inlet valve.
To Connect Water Supply Line To Ice Maker
Inlet Valve
1. Disconnect refrigerator from electric power
SOUrCe,
2. Place end of water supply line into sink or
bucket. Turn ON water supply and flush sup-
ply line until water is clear. Turn OFFwater
supply at shutoff valve.
3. Remove plastic cap from water valve inlet and
discard cap.
4. If you use copper tubing - Slide brass
compression nut, then ferrule (sleeve) onto
water supply line. Push water supply line
into water valve inlet as far as it will go
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(it;elude erlough
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(1Ainch/6.4 mm). Slide ferrule (sleeve) into alve inlet and finger tighten compression nut onto
valve. Tighten another half turn with a wrench; DO NOT over tighten. See Figure 1.
If you use stainless steel tubing - The nut and ferrule are already assembled on the tubing. Slide
compression nut onto valve inlet and finger
ghtencompression
nut onto valve. Tighten another
half turn with a wrench; DO NOT over tighten. See Figure 2.
With steel clamp and screw, secure water supply line (copper tubing only) to rear panel of refrigerator
5.
as shown.
6. Coil excess water supply line (copper tubing
and arrange coils so they do not vibrate or
7. Turn ON water supply at shutoff valve and
8. Reconnect refrigerator to electrical power
9. To turn ice maker on, lower wire signal arm (
switch to the "l" position (rear mounted).
_nly), about 2½ turns, behind refrigerator as shown
_ar against any other surface.
hten any connections that leak.
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To install toe grille
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1
Open both doors. Slide left and right
es of toe grille over
lower hinges of refrigerator.
2
While pushing toe grdle firmly against
binet, fasten bottom
clips of toe grille to cabinet.
3
Fasten top clips to cabinet.
4
Close the doors. Fasten right and left side clips into groove of bottom hinge.
To remove toe grille
1
With both doors closed, unfasten right and left side clips of toe
grille from bottom hinge grove.
2
Open both doors. Press firmly on top of toe grille until top of toe
grille pops off.
3
Pull toe grille outward towards your bod_ .nd off of lower hinges.
NOTE: Level the unit with the adjustable rollers
_fore leveling the doors.
To level the doors using the adjustable lower hinge (some models):
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1
Before leveling either door, remove set screw that locks door height into posi-
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tion. (The door cannot be adjusted without set screw removed.)
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2
If the refrigerator door is lower than the freezer door, raise the refrigerator
door by turning the adjustment screw counterclockwise using a 7/l_inch
wrench. (See iflustration.)
3
If the freezer door is lower than the refrigerator door raise the
freezer door byturningthe
adjustment screw counterclockwise
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using a 7/_ inch wrench. (See dlustration.)
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4
After leveling, verify door stop contacts lower hinge and top of door
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does not contact upper hinge through full movement of door (from
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fully closed to fully open).
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5
Replace the toe grdle by fitting it into _ ce.
RemoveInternal Shi
in Materials
Electrolux uses packing foam and tape to secure the internal parts of your refrigerator for shipping. Once
the refrigerator is in position, you can remove this material.
1 PIECE
OF TAPE--
3 PIECES
OF TAPE--
3 PIECES
OF TAPE--
2 PIECES
OF TAPE_
5 PIECES
OF TAPE--
2 PIECES
OF TAPE_
4 HECES
OF TAPE--
2 PIECES
OF TAPE _
1 FOAM
BLOCK-
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_SHELF
SPACER
WiTH
TOE
GRILL
_
i l-- 4P_ECES
OF TAPE
4 PIECES
OF TAPE
_
I BOX
OF DOOR
BINS
AND
DAIRY
COMPARTMENT
_--_4
P,ECES
OF TAPE
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_
1 BOX OF DOOR
HANDLES
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AND
2 PIECES
OF TAPE
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7 PIECES
OF TAPE
FOAMOLOCKS
Location of these materials may vary depending on your model,
7 Problems?TryThese Suggestions
Operation problems are possible if any of the installation tasks are not completed. Here is a list of things to
check for:
Is the refrigerator's power cord plugged in?
Is the refrigerator connected to the household water supply?
If you had to remove the refrigerator and freezer doors, did you reattach water and power connectors
at the door hinges? (Seethe Use& Care Guide for detailed instructions on removing and replacing
doors.)
Is the ice maker power switch turned On?
Other possibilities to check:
Is the power to the receptacle turned on?
Is the water filter above the fresh food compartment fully seated (see Use& Care Guide for details)?
If you still have operation problems after checking these suggestions, please see the "Solutions To
Common Problems" section in your Use & Care Guide.
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What s Next.
Congratulations. You are ready to begin enjoying your new Electrolux refrigerator.
* To become aware of important safety instructions and learn how to operate your refrigerator, please
read the entire Use & Care Guide.
* You may want to start with the "Normal Operating Sights & Sounds" section of the Guide to learn
more about what to expect during typical operation.
Pleaseregister your product. You can register online at www.electroluxusa.com, or you can simply
send in the Registration Card.
Andthankyou for choosingElectro/ux.
9 I--4 In
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Doors
ice Maker
E]Handles are secure and tight
E]Door seals completely to cabinet on all sides
E]Freezerdoor is level across the top
Leveling
E]Refrigerator is level,side to side and tilted
W' (6ram) front to back
E]Toegrille is properly attached to refrigerator
DCabinet is setting solid on all corners
Electrical Power
E]House power turned on
E]Refrigerator plugged in
E]House water supply connected to
refrigerator
E]No water leaks present at all connections -
recheck in 24 hours
E]lce Maker is turned ON
E]lce & Water Dispenser operates correctly
E]Front filter must be flush with filter housing
(some models)
Final Checks
E]Shipping material removed
E]Fresh Food and Freezer temperatures set
E]Crisper Humidity controls set
E]Registration Card sent in
Not satisfied
with the installation
of your refrigerator?
L> Please contact the store you purchased it from.

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