American Standard 1340.255 User Manual
Center Set Faucets
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before you begin.
Plumbers' Putty or Caulking
2.5mm Hex Wrench
Turn off hot and cold water supplies before beginning.
Apply a bead of PUTTY along the edge of the underside of the FAUCET (1).
Insert faucet SHANKS through holes of SINK or MOUNTING SURFACE.
Install GASKET (2), FRICTION WASHER (3), DEEP WASHER (4) and LOCK NUT (5). onto SHANKS (6).
Tighten LOCK NUTS (5) firmly to secure FAUCET (1).
MAKE WATER SUPPLY CONNECTIONS
NOTE: FLEXIBLE SUPPLIES OR
Connect water supply to FAUCET (1) with 1/2" IPS FLEXIBLE SUPPLIES (1) or 3/8" O.D.
Use adjustable wrench to tighten connections. Do not over tighten. Be careful not to kink copper supply when bending. Use tubing cutter to cut to proper length.
TEST INSTALLED FITTING
Turn on water supplies and check connections for leaks.
Remove AERATOR (1) with KEY (2) supplied.
Operate HOT and COLD HANDLES by pressing down on HANDLES. Both Hot and Cold handles are set for approximately 8 second operating cycles.
Replace AERATOR (1). DOWN TO OPERATE
TO ADJUST CYCLE TIME
Remove HANDLE (1) by removing INDEX BUTTON (2) and SET SCREW (3) with a 2.5mm hex wrench.
Pull off HANDLE (1).
To increase cycle time, turn the gray PLASTIC ADJUSTING NUT (4) clockwise.
To decrease cycle time, turn the gray PLASTIC ADJUSTING NUT (4)
Replace SET SCREW (3), INDEX BUTTON (2) and HANDLE (1). Test faucet for proper operation and cycle time.
2.5mm HEX WRENCH
TO DECREASE CYCLE TIME
TO INCREASE CYCLE TIME
DO: SIMPLY RINSE THE PRODUCT CLEAN WITH CLEAR WATER. DRY WITH A SOFT COTTON FLANNEL CLOTH.
DO NOT: CLEAN THE PRODUCT WITH SOAPS, ACID, POLISH, ABRASIVES, HARSH CLEANERS, OR A CLOTH WITH A COARSE SURFACE.
Remove HANDLE (1). Refer to Step 4 for handle removal.
Remove ACTUATOR ASSEMBLY (2).
Remove WASHER (3). Pull out VALVE ASSEMBLY (4) and FILTER SCREEN (5).
Inspect that VALVE ASSEMBLY (4), FILTER SCREEN (5) and VALVE SEAT (6) are clean and free from debris. VALVE ASSEMBLY (3) and FILTER SCREEN (5) can be cleaned with soap and water.
Replace FILTER SCREEN (5) and VALVE ASSEMBLY (4). Place WASHER (3) on top of VALVE ASSEMBLY (4). Thread VALVE ACTUATOR (2) onto faucet. Torque VALVE ACTUATOR (2)
Replace HANDLE (1).
CONVERT RIGID SPOUT TO SWIVEL SPOUT
Unthread SPOUT NUT (1) and remove SPOUT (2)
Remove SPOUT CLIP (3) and
Replace RUBBER RING (5) with separate
PLASTIC RING (6) supplied with faucet.
Replace SPOUT CLIP (3) and
Reassemble SPOUT (2) TO BODY.
Center Set Faucets
5" GN 1340.255
6" GN 1340.265
Replace the "YYY" with
appropriate finish code
1.56 GPM AERATOR
6" SPOUT KIT
5" SPOUT KIT
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