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Installation
Instructions
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FASTEN THE SHUT-OFF
VALVE
Fasten the shut-off
valve to the cold water
pipe
with the pipe clamp.
PipeClamp
Saddle-Type
Shut-OffValve
,)
:-- VerticalColdWaterPipe
NOTE: Commonwealth
of Massachusetts
Plumbing
Codes 248CMR shall be adhered
to.
Saddle valves
are illegal and use is not permitted
in Massachusetts.
Consult with
your
licensed
plumber.
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TIGHTEN
THE PIPE CLAMP
Tighten
the clamp
screws
until the sealing
washer
begins to swell.
NOTE: Do not overtighten
or you mug crush
the
tubing.
PipeClamp
Clamp
j_
Scr_
Washer
p
Inlet End
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ROUTE THE TUBING
Route the tubing
between
the cold water
line
and the refrigerator.
Route the tubing
through
a hole drilled
in the
wall or floor
(behind the refrigerator
or adjacent
base cabinet)
as close to the wall
as possible.
IT] CONNECT
THE TUBING
TO TH E VALVE
Place the compression
nut and ferrule
(sleeve)
for copper
tubing
onto the end of the tubing
and
connect
it to the shut-off
valve.
Make sure the tubing
is fully
inserted
into the
valve. Tighten
the compression
nut securely.
For plastic
tubing
from
a GE SmartConnect
T"
Refrigerator
Tubing
kit, insert the molded
end of
the tubing
into the shut-off
valve and tighten
compression
nut until
it is hand
tight,
then
tighten
one additional
turn
with
a wrench.
Overtightening
may cause
leaks.
Saddle-Type
Shut-OffValve
j"
Packing Nut
Outlet Valve
CompressionNut
_l_._/
/
SmartConnect_
,.
_
Tubing
Ferrule(sleeve)
NOTE: Commonwealth
of Massachusetts
Plumbing
Codes 248CMR shall be adhered
to.
Saddle valves
are illegal and use is not permitted
in Massachusetts.
Consult with
your
licensed
plumber.
r81 FLUSH OUT THE TUBING
Turn the main
water
supply
on and flush
out the
tubing
until
the water
is clear.
Shut the water
off at the water
valve after
about
one quart
(1 liter) of water
has been flushed
through
the tubing.
To complete
the installation
of the refrigerator,
go back
to Step I in
Installing the Refrigerator.
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