Installation Instructions

Installation
Instructions
6500 6530
6501 6531
6502 6532
SPREAD LAVATORY
FAUCETS
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6 018 6 R ev. 1. 3
To ensure that your installation proceeds smoothly-please read these instructions carefully before you begin.
1
CAUTION
Turn off water at
main supply.
CONVENTIONAL SPOUT
CONVENTIONAL OR GN SPOUT ASSEMBLY
6
Insert SPOUT SHANK (1, 1a) through
center hole of SINK, making sure
RUBBER GASKET (2, 2a) is properly positioned.
Assemble RUBBER WASHER (3),
RETAINER (4) and LOCKNUT (5) onto
threads of SPOUT SHANK (1, 1a) from
underside of SINK.
2
GOOSE NECK
SPOUT (POP-UP)
6a
1
SINK
Align SPOUT and tighten LOCKNUT (5).
Be sure slot in BRASS WASHER (4) is
positioned to the rear as shown.
GOOSE NECK
SPOUT
1a
2a
SINK
3
Insert LIFT ROD (6, 6a) through SPOUT
and slot of BRASS WASHER (4).
SLOT
4
3
5
SLOT
4
5
2
VALVE ASSEMBLY
Install LOCKNUTS (1), BRASS WASHERS (2) and RUBBER WASHERS (3) onto valve shanks.
Push TUBING (4) ends into VALVE (5) side outlets. Insert VALVES (5)
into mounting holes from underside of ledge.
Press TEE (6) onto SPOUT SHANK (7) making certain that the O-RING (8) is
properly seated on SHANK (7). Push COUPLING (9) into TEE (6) and
attach to SPOUT SHANK (7) and tighten.
Place RUBBER RING (11) into DECK ADAPTERS (10) and thread onto
valves until snug against internal stop.
10
11
10
11
Tighten LOCKNUT (1) to secure VALVE (5) position.
Slide FERRULE (13) and COUPLING NUT (14) to outlet of VALVE (5) and tighten
COUPLING NUT (14) firmly.
3
MOUNTING
LEDGE
Connect HOT water supply to inlet of left VALVE and COLD water supply to inlet of
right VALVE using appropriate connector.
5
11
5/16'' MIN.
5
10
2
1
13
14
HOT
3
2
1
7
14
MOUNTING SURFACE
4
8
6
13
9
COLD
5
3
9
DRAIN INSTALLATION
(Models 6801 and 6831 only)
Push TAILPIECE (1) down into TRAP (2)
7
(threaded end up).
Thread LOCKNUT (3), WASHER (4) and SINK
GASKET (5) onto DRAIN BODY (6).
Apply a bead of PUTTY to underside
of FLANGE (7).
Feed DRAIN BODY (6) up through SINK
and thread FLANGE (7) fully onto BODY (6).
Tighten LOCKNUT (3) firmly, keeping the
PIVOT ROD (8) pointed towards the back
of the SINK.
Drop STOPPER (9) into DRAIN BODY (6).
Position EXTENSION ROD (10) onto POP-UP
ROD (11) and tighten THUMBSCREW (12).
Remove one end of CLIP (13) from PIVOT ROD (11)
by squeezing ends together while sliding.
Insert PIVOT ROD (14) into second or third hole
in EXTENSION (10) and reassemble CLIP (13).
(EXTENSION (10) may need to be bent.)
PUTTY
5
4
3
6
12
14
8
1
Pull TAILPIECE (1) up and thread tightly
into DRAIN BODY (6).
11
10
13
2
Adjust STOPPER (9) height by repositioning
EXTENSION (10) and tightening THUMBSCREW (12).
4
PUTTY
Apply a bead of PUTTY around underside
of DRAIN FLANGE (1) flange. Insert DRAIN
PLUG (2) into SINK drain hole.
Hold DRAIN PLUG (2) to prevent turning and
assemble GASKET (3), WASHER (4), and
LOCKNUT (5) from underneath sink.
Apply sealant to threaded end of TAILPIECE
and thread into lower end of DRAIN PLUG.
Connect other end to trap.
5
1
DRAIN ASSEMBLY (6542.140/.170)
Turn VALVES (1) to off position.
SINK
2
3
4
5
SEALANT
Insert ADAPTOR (8) with larger
diameter over the VALVE STEM (4).
Align LEVER (2) or WRIST
BLADE HANDLE (3) and install
onto VALVE STEM (4).
Insert BLUE INDEX (5) into
cold valve (right side) and red
INDEX (6) into hot valve (left side).
Insert HANDLE SCREW (7) into
HANDLES and tighten with
screwdriver.
6
6
7
6
2
INSTALL HANDLES
7
5
3
8
4
1
TEST INSTALLED FAUCET
Remove AERATOR.
With handle in OFF position, turn on water supplies and check
all connections for leaks.
Operate both handles to flush water lines thoroughly. Check
spout mounting and TEE connections for leaks.
Turn handles into OFF position and replace AERATOR.
7
SERVICE
STOP
WASHER
To change direction of handle rotation,
proceed as follows:
AERATOR
90°
If spout drips, operate handles several times from OFF to ON
position. Do not force - handles turn only 90°.
SPRING
CLIP
Turn valve to OFF position.
Remove HANDLE and BONNET NUT.
Remove SPRING CLIP.
Lift STOP WASHER, turn 90° and replace.
Replace SPRING CLIP.
Replace BONNET NUT, HANDLE, SCREW,
and INDEX.
AERATOR may accumulate dirt causing distorted and reduced
water flow. Remove AERATOR and rinse clean.
Plastic SCREEN in CARTRIDGE may accumulate
dirt causing reduced water flow. To clean, first
turn off hot and cold water supplies, then:
Remove HANDLE and BONNET NUT.
Remove CARTRIDGE by pulling up.
Thoroughly rinse plastic SCREEN at
base of CARTRIDGE.
Replace CARTRIDGE until flange is
tight against valve body.
SCREEN
Turn valves OFF.
Replace BONNET NUT, HANDLE, SCREW
and INDEX.
CARTRIDGE
CARE INSTRUCTIONS:
DO: SIMPLY RINSE THE PRODUCT CLEAN WITH CLEAR WATER. DRY WITH A SOFT COTTON FLANNEL CLOTH.
DO NOT: DO NOT CLEAN THE PRODUCT WITH SOAPS, ACID, POLISH, ABRASIVES, HARSH CLEANERS, OR A
CLOTH WITH A COARSE SURFACE.
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