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Electric Shower Installation Guide – Triton Showers T80Z

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Step 1 – Disconnect water and electric supplies from the wall, leaving the electric and water supplies ready to connect to. Step 2 – Simply loosen the elbow fitting and retighten 90° anticlockwise. Step 3 – A template is supplied that can be used to check details before any drilling commences.

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Step 4 – Temporarily connect the T80z inlet onto the water supply and level the unit on the wall to mark the new screw fixing points. Step 5 – Drill new holes and insert wall plugs ready to secure the T80z. Step 6 and 6a – Connect the unit onto the water supply and screw the unit to the wall.

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Step 7 – Tighten the compression elbow onto the T80z inlet. Step 8 – Secure the inlet fitting with the two screws supplied.

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Step 9 and 9a – Prepare and make the electrical connections to the terminal block and earth post.
Z Uni-Fit Kit If the existing supply cable in a unit is too short to reach the terminal block in the T80z then the Uni-fit kit can be used to extend the wiring.
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Step 10 – Fit the earth cable extension bracket and earth extension wire. Step 11 – Fit the supplied insulating sleeves onto the live and neutral conductors. Step 12 – Connect the extension cables using the supplied terminal blocks.

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Step 13 – Secure the Uni-fit Kit bracket to the T80z with the screw supplied. Step 14 – Clip the extension cables onto the Uni-Fit Kit bracket and make final connections to the main terminal block and earth post. Step 15 – Connections completed using the Z Uni-Fit Kit.
Final fixings and tests to complete installation

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Step 16 – Temporarily fit the cover, select the cold setting and fill the unit with water. Step 17 – Remove cover and insert the pipe entry trims. Step 18 – Fit the start/stop switch connector in the cover.

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Step 19 – Align the front cover and fit the top and bottom fixing screws.