CONNECTING THE LIQUID PROPANE CYLINDER
Make sure that the LP cylinder valve is closed. Close by turning valve clockwise.
Do not use an open ﬂame to check for gas leaks. Be sure there are no sparks or open ﬂames
in the area while you check for leaks. Sparks or ﬂames will result in a ﬁre or explosion which
can cause serious bodily injury or death, and damage to property.
TO CONNECT THE HOSE TO THE CYLINDER:
The hose must be secured to the cart leg by the hose retention clip. Failure to do so could cause
damage to hose resulting in a ﬁre or explosion, which can cause serious bodily injury or death
and damage to property.
1) Remove the plastic dust cover from the tank valve.
2) Screw the hose coupling onto the tank valve, clockwise, or to the right. Handtighten only.
Note: This is a new type of connection. It tightens clockwise and will not allow gas to ﬂow
unless the connection is tight. The connection requires tightening by hand only.
Do not use a wrench to tighten the connection. Using a wrench could damage
the regulator coupling and could cause a leak.
CHECK FOR GAS LEAKS
CHECK THAT THE BURNER VALVES ARE OFF
Check by pushing the control knob in and turning clockwise. Conﬁrm that the knob is set
in the “OFF” indicator position. Proceed to the next step. If the control knob does turn,
continue turning clockwise until it stops. It is now in the OFF position. Proceed to the
You should check for gas leaks every time you disconnect and reconnect a gas ﬁtting.
Perform these leak checks even if your barbecue was dealer or store assembled.
Do not ignite burners when leak checking.