Fisher Paykel RS36A72J, RS36A72U User Manual

INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS

ActiveSmart™ Built-in refrigerator

RS36A72J and RS36A72U models

US CA

www.fisherpaykel.com

843157 A

06.15

FOLLOW THE INSTALLATION SEQUENCE RELEVANT TO YOUR CABINETRY

RS36A72J and RS36A72U

models

1SAFETY AND WARNINGS

2BEFORE INSTALLATION

3COMPONENTS LIST

4PRODUCT AND CAVITY DIMENSIONS

5CAVITY PREPARATION

6MAXIMUM DISTANCE OF POWER CORD

7CUSTOM DOOR PANEL DIMENSIONS

8ATTACH SIDE TRIM BRACKETS

9ATTACH ANTI-TIP BRACKET

WOODEN/PLASTER BOARD

 

SOLID WALL

 

SPACER

WALL INSTALLATION

 

INSTALLATION

 

INSTALLATION

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

!0CONNECT TO WATER AND ELECTRICAL SUPPLY

!1PRODUCT PREPARATION

!2LEVEL YOUR PRODUCT

!3ATTACH SIDE TRIMS

!4ASSEMBLE DOOR PANEL SET

!5HANGING ICE & WATER DOOR PANEL

!6HANGING NON-WATER DISPENSING DOOR PANELS

!7TOP TRIM AND HINGE END CAPS

!8INSTALL WATER FILTER CARTRIDGE

!9ATTACH COVERS AND KICKSTRIPS

@0FINAL CHECKLIST

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1 SAFETY AND WARNINGS

! WARNING!

Electric Shock Hazard

Read and follow the safety and warnings outlined in this installation guide before operating this appliance.

Failure to do so can result in death, electric shock, fire or injury to persons.

! WARNING!

Cut Hazard

Take care – panel edges are sharp. Failure to use caution could result in injury or cuts.

! WARNING!

This appliance is top-heavy and must be secured to prevent the possibility of tipping forward.

To ensure that the appliance is stable under all loading conditions, the anti-tip bracket and fittings supplied must be installed according to the following installation instructions by a professional installer.

2 BEFORE INSTALLATION

Please follow the installation steps below to ensure your appliance is installed and operates correctly.

Power

●●To ensure that the appliance is not accidentally switched off, connect your refrigerator to its own isolating switch. Do not plug in any other appliance at this isolating switch.

●●For power requirements, please refer to the information on the serial plate. This is located at the front right-hand side of the drawer when open.

●●It is essential that the appliance is properly grounded (earthed).

●●Connect the appliance to the electrical supply (115VAC, 60 Hz) with the fitted plug and lead.

●●Follow the National Electrical Code and all local codes and ordinances when installing this product.

●●Warning: Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters (GFCI) may trip during normal operation of your refrigerator and interrupt the power supply. The use of a GFCI is not recommended with this product.

Location

●●Your refrigerator should not be located in direct sunlight or next to any heat generating appliance such as a cooktop, oven or dishwasher.

●●Your product is fitted with front and rear rollers designed for moving the product in forwards and backwards direction.

●●Avoid moving the product in a sides ways direction as this may damage the rollers or the floor covering/surface.

Plumbing

●●Your product must be installed by a qualified plumber or Fisher & Paykel Authorized Service Agents as incorrect plumbing can lead to water leaks.

●●Fisher & Paykel Appliances does not accept responsibility for damage (including water damage) caused by faulty installation or plumbing.

Door panel set

●●The standard appliance does not include a door panel set.

●●When designing custom door panels, these are only available for non-Water dispensing models.

●●To complete the integrated appliance for non-Water dispensing models the customer should supply their own custom door panel set. All the hardware required to mount the door panel sets to the refrigerator doors is supplied.

●●Fisher & Paykel door panel sets are available (EZKleen stainless steel door panels, model numbers: RD3672 and RD3672U), and can be purchased through your Fisher & Paykel dealer or online at www.fisherpaykel.com (this service is available to selected markets only).

IMPORTANT!

SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS

The models shown in this installation guide may not be available in all markets and are subject to change at any time. For current details about model and specification availability in your country, please go to

 

our website www.fisherpaykel.com or contact your local Fisher & Paykel dealer.

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3 COMPONENTS LIST

Door panel fittings – Included with standard appliance.

French door

Drawer hanging bracket

Side bracket

Side strap

M5 x 10 pan head

#8 x 16 mush

hanging bracket

(1)

(10)

(10)

Phillips screw (10)

washer screw (34)

(2)

 

 

 

 

 

M8 stud

M8 washer

M8 nut

Top cover

Side cover

(6)

(6)

(6)

(4)

(10)

Optional accessories – The standard appliance does not include a door panel set.

Fisher & Paykel door panel sets are available (EZKleen stainless steel door panels). To complete the integrated appliance for non-Water dispensing models the customer should supply their own custom door panel set.

Non-Water dispensing French panels (2)

Non-Water dispensing French panel (1)

Door handle

M5 x 25 pan head

M5 x 14 Mush Phillips SS

Drawer panel (1)

Ice & Water French panel (1)

(3)

socket screw

(34)

Model number: RD3672

Drawer panel (1)

 

(12)

 

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Model number: RD3672U

 

 

 

Fisher Paykel RS36A72J, RS36A72U User Manual

3 COMPONENTS LIST

Anti-tip bracket fittings – Included with standard appliance.

Anti-tip bracket (1)

#10 x 40 pan head

Masonry plug (4)

Phillips screw (4)

 

Product hardware – Included with standard appliance.

Kickstrip filter

Kickstrip grille

Power cord clip

Side trim bracket

Side trim

(1)

(1)

(1)

(6)

(2)

Ice & Water fittings – Included with standard appliance.

Collet locking key

Water filter cartridge (1)

Filter cartridge tool

External display module (1)

(1)

Part number: 839041

(1)

(included with RS36A72U standard appliance)

Water fittings – The standard appliance does not include water fittings. Fisher & Paykel water fittings are available (part number: 841301). These parts need to be purchased separately by the customer and comply with local regulations.

1/4” (6 mm)

1/4” (6 mm)

1/4” (6 mm)

1/4” (6 mm) PEX tube

Compression nut

Compression sleeve

Tube insert

(1)

(1)

(1)

(1)

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4 PRODUCT AND CAVITY DIMENSIONS

F

F

J

G

 

 

 

A

 

D

A

E

I

H

 

 

 

 

B

 

 

C

3 1/2” (89 mm)

5/32” (4 mm)

Framed: Finish return Note: shows adjoining cabinetry not sharing 5/32” (4 mm) door gap

B

C

FPLAN VIEW

Flush with front of cabinetry

FRONT VIEW

PROFILE VIEW

CAVITY DIMENSIONS

AOverall height of cavity

BOverall width of cavity

(when adjoining cabinetry cannot share 5/32” (4 mm) door gap)

COverall depth of cavity*

inches (mm)

72” (1829)

36” (914)

25” (635)

Total front panel width with required gaps at sides = 36” (914 mm). (Refer to custom door panel dimensions section – panel width + 2 x F cabinetry gaps).

* Assumes a door panel thickness of 3/4” (19 mm).

PRODUCT DIMENSIONS

DOverall height of product*

EOverall width of product

FMinimum cabinetry gap clearance from edge of custom panels**

GOverall depth of product (excluding front door panels)

HDepth of toe kick (measured from front of door panels***)

IHeight of grille/toe kick*

JDepth of product front panels (excludes handles)***

inches (mm)

71 27/32” (1825)

35 1/32” (890)

5/32” (4)

23 3/4” (603)

2” (51)

4” (102)

5/8” – 3/4” (16 – 19)

*Includes mounted feet.

**Refer to custom door panel dimensions section.

***Door panels to be manufactured and fitted by cabinetmaker, min. 5/8” (16 mm) - max. 3/4” (19 mm) thickness.

RS36A72J model shown only.

When designing custom door panels, with non-Water dispensing models.

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4 PRODUCT AND CAVITY DIMENSIONS

B

115° DOOR OPENING (FULL ROTATION)

C

 

 

D

A

B

 

A

 

 

Wall

 

90° DOOR OPENING

Wall

 

 

DOOR CLEARANCE DIMENSIONS

ADepth of door (widest opening) measured from front of cabinetry

BDepth of drawer (open) measured from front of cabinetry*

CMinimum door clearance** to adjacent wall* (115° – full internal access)*

DMinimum door clearance** to adjacent wall* (90° – reduced internal access)*

*Does not include the custom door panels or handles to be manufactured and fitted by cabinetmaker.

**Measured from front cabinetry edge.

inches (mm)

17 5/16” (440)

15 3/4” (400)

11 13/16” (300)

3 13/16” (100)

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