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Connect to Water and Electrical Supply

The water connection instructions below are intended only for the professional installer.

IMPORTANT!

  • The water connection instructions below are intended only for the professional installer.

  • DO NOT use with water that is microbiologically unsafe or of unknown quality.

  • WARNING – connect to potable drinkable water supply only.

  • DO NOT install on line pressure above 120 psi (827 kPa) or below 22 psi (150 kPa).

  • DO NOT use on hot water supply (100°F [38°C max.]).

  • AVOID contamination of pipes during installation.

  • Old water fittings (hose-sets) should not be reused.

  • The standard appliance does not include a water line such as copper or plastic tubing.  ” copper tubing or  ” plastic tubing can be used. These parts need to be purchased separately and must comply with local regulations.

  • The shut off valve should be accessible.

  1. Ensure the refrigerator is NOT plugged into a power supply. Locate isolating faucet for water connection – cold water supply only. Tee and faucet fittings are not supplied.

    Position the appliance 1.5 – 2 ft. (450 – 600 mm) in front of the finished enclosure. This will allow access behind the appliance for power and water connections. 
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  2. At the front of the appliance, fasten the adaptor onto one end of the braided water hose.

    Note: The adaptor is not required for installation, if ” PEX plastic tubing is used.

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  3. Firmly insert the tube end of the adaptor into the PLV, until the end is no longer visible. Once inserted, pull gently on tubing to ensure it is locked in (refer to A).

    Note: dislodge the PLV from the clips, if required.

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