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Transcript of Whirlpool GOLD W4GH6 Unit installation

GAS FURNACE USER INSTRUCTIONS Table of Contents GAS FURNACE SAFETY................................................................1 GAS FURNACE MAINTENANCE...................................................5 Filter Maintenance ........................................................................6 GAS FURNACE OPERATION ........................................................4 Light Furnace ...............................................................................4 TROUBLESHOOTING ....................................................................8 Shut Down....................................................................................5 Adjust Controls.............................................................................5 ASSISTANCE OR SERVICE ...........................................................8 Replacement Parts.......................................................................8 WARRANTY ....................................................................................9 GAS FURNACE SAFETY WARNING: FIRE OR EXPLOSION HAZARD Failure to follow safety warnings exactly could result in serious injury, death or property damage. -- Do not store or use gasoline or other flammable vapors and liquids in the vicinity of this or any other appliance. -- WHAT TO DO IF YOU SMELL GAS * Do not try to light any appliance. * Do not touch any electrical switch; do not use any phone in your building. * Leave the building immediately. * Immediately call your gas supplier from a neighbor's phone. Follow the gas supplier's instructions. * If you cannot reach your gas supplier, call the fire department. -- Installation and service must be performed by a qualified installer, service agency or the gas supplier. To the installer: leave this manual Whirlpool(R) Home Cooling and Heating with the furnace. 14610 Breakers Drive To the consumer: read all instructions in this manual. Keep Jacksonville, Florida 32258 all manuals for future reference. 46877B008

IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS The furnace area must be kept clear and free of Examine the furnace installation at least once a year combustible materials, gasoline, and other flammable to determine that: vapors and liquids. - All flue gas carrying areas external to the furnace, Insulating materials may be combustible. A furnace (i.e. chimney, vent connector) are clear and free of installed in an attic or other insulated space must be obstructions. kept free and clear of insulating materials. Examine the furnace when it is installed and also any time - The vent connector is in place, slopes upward, and insulation is added. is physically sound without holes or excessive corrosion. For proper and safe operation, the furnace needs air for combustion and ventilation. Do not block or - The return air duct connection(s) is physically obstruct air openings on the furnace, air openings to sound, is sealed to the furnace casing, and the area in which the furnace is installed, and the terminates outside the space containing the spacings around the furnace. furnace. This furnace is equipped with an ignition device which - The physical support of the furnace is sound automatically lights the burners. See the "Gas without sagging, cracks, gaps, etc. around the base Furnace Operation" section for information on lighting so as to provide a seal between the support and the and shutting down the furnace. base. Should the gas supply fail to shut off or if overheating - There are no obvious signs of deterioration of the occurs, shut off the gas valve to the furnace before furnace. shutting off the electrical supply. - The pilot and burner flames are in good adjustment. Do not use the furnace if any part has been under See the "Gas Furnace Maintenance" section. water. A flood-damaged furnace is extremely dangerous. Attempts to use the furnace can result in It is also recommended that the furnace should be fire or explosion. A qualified service agency should be inspected by a qualified person at least once per contacted to inspect the furnace and to replace all year. gas controls, control system parts, electrical parts that have been wet, or the furnace if deemed necessary. SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS 3

GAS FURNACE OPERATION Thermostat Control There are many types and styles of thermostats. Your thermostat A may look different from the one shown, depending on the type of FAN ON thermostat and whether cooling was installed with the system. 60 70 However, almost all thermostats perform the same basic 80 AUTO60 70C functions. 80 50 There are 2 switches located on the thermostat. One switch 50 D controls the heating and cooling (if applicable) functions. The other switch is for FAN operation, either continuous or automatic. Also on the thermostat is the temperature range for the desired heating and cooling temperatures. B C. Fan switch D. Heating & cooling temperature setting A. Selector switch B. Room temperature WARNING Light Furnace 2. Disconnect power. 3. Remove the burner access panel (on some models). 4. This appliance is equipped with an automatic ignition device. Do not try to light the burners by hand. Gas Control A A Explosion Hazard ON Furnace must be installed and serviced by a OFF A qualified person. A. Gas control Examples of a qualified person include: 5. Place the gas control in the ON position. licensed heating personnel, 6. Replace the burner access panel (on some models). authorized gas company personnel. 7. Reconnect power. 8. Set the thermostat to the desired setting. Read and follow all instructions provided for 9. If the furnace will not operate, see "Shut Down" and call a installation, adjustment, service, alteration, or maintenance. qualified person. Failure to follow these instructions can result in death, explosion, fire, or carbon monoxide poisoning. 1. Set the thermostat control(s) to the lowest setting. 4