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Transcript of Whirlpool Room Air Conditioners for Slider & Casement Windows Use & care guide

(R) ROOM AIR CONDITIONERS FOR SLIDER AND CASEMENT WINDOWS Use & Care Guide For questions about features, operation/performance, parts accessories or service call: 1-800-253-1301 In Canada, call for assistance 1-800-461-5681, for installation and service, call: 1-800-807-6777 or visit our website at... CLIMATISEUR DE PIECE POUR FENETRE COULISSANTE OU A BATTANTS Guide d'utilisation et d'entretien Au Canada, pour assistance composez le : 1-800-461-5681, pour installation ou service, le : 1-800-807-6777 ou visitez notre site web a... Table of Contents/Table des matieres ............2 23-11-2112N-005/1187617

AIR CONDITIONER SAFETY Your safety and the safety of others are very important. We have provided many important safety messages in this manual and on your appliance. Always read and obey all safety messages. This is the safety alert symbol. This symbol alerts you to potential hazards that can kill or hurt you and others. All safety messages will follow the safety alert symbol and either the word "DANGER" or "WARNING." These words mean: You can be killed or seriously injured if you don't immediately follow instructions. You can be killed or seriously injured if you don't follow instructions. All safety messages will tell you what the potential hazard is, tell you how to reduce the chance of injury, and tell you what can happen if the instructions are not followed. IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS WARNING: To reduce the risk of fire, electrical shock or injury when using your air conditioner, follow these basic precautions: Plug into a grounded 3 prong outlet. Do not use an extension cord. Do not remove ground prong. Unplug air conditioner before servicing. Do not use an adapter. Use two or more people to move and install air conditioner. SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS INSTALLATION REQUIREMENTS Tools and Parts Parts supplied Check that all parts are included in parts package. Check that you have everything necessary for correct installation. Proper installation is your responsibility. 1 2 345 6 7 Tools needed 8 9 s Gloves s Tape measure 10 11 s Safety glasses s Level s Drill 12 s Flat-blade and Phillips s in. drill bit screwdrivers 1. 1 in. wood screws (2) 7. Leveling bolt (1) 2. in. self-tapping screws (7) 8. Speed clips (2) 3. in. machine screws (2) 9. Foam seal (1) 4. in. flat washers (2) 10. Support angle (1) 5. in. nuts (2) 11. Support platform (1) 6. Leveling locknut (1) 12. Sill plate (1) 3

Parts needed Electrical Requirements s If metal casement window installation, a in. (19 mm) wood WARNING filler panel will be needed for opening greater than 15 in. (39.4 cm) wide. See "Metal and Wood Casement Window Electrical Shock Hazard Installation." Plug into a grounded 3 prong outlet. s If wood casement window installation, a 1 in. (2.5 cm) wood Do not remove ground prong. frame will be needed. See "Metal and Wood Casement Do not use an adapter. Window Installation." Do not use an extension cord. NOTE: The installation of this air conditioner is intended to be permanent. When installed in an apartment or rental property, Failure to follow these instructions can result in permission to make modifications should be obtained from death, fire, or electrical shock. owner or landlord of building prior to installation of unit. In the U.S. only: If codes permit and a separate ground wire is Location Requirements used, it is recommended that a qualified electrician determine that the ground path is adequate. IMPORTANT: Observe all governing codes and ordinances. Check the location where the air conditioner will be installed. Check with a qualified electrician if you are not sure air Proper installation is your responsibility. Make sure you have conditioner is grounded. everything necessary for correct installation. The location should provide: A three-wire, single-phase, 60-Hz, AC-only, electrical supply is s A horizontal sliding or casement type window with a minimum required on a separate circuit. A 15-amp time-delay fuse or circuit breaker is required. Copper wire (14 gauge) is required. width of 15 in. (39.4 cm). s Grounded electrical outlet within 4 ft (122 cm) of where the The fuse size must not exceed the circuit rating specified on the model and serial number label. The model and serial number power cord exits the air conditioner. label is located on the right-hand side of the cabinet. NOTE: Do not use an extension cord. s Free movement of air to rooms to be cooled. Specific electrical requirements are listed in the chart. Follow the s Adequate window frame assembly and side of structure requirements for the type of plug on the power supply cord. support for weight of air conditioner. Air conditioner weighs approximately 82 lbs (37.2 kg) to 100 lbs (45 kg). Power supply cord Wiring requirements NOTE: Do not install the air conditioner in an area where the front plug outlet panel will be exposed to heat sources that will raise the panel s 115 volt (103.5 min. - surface temperature above 120F (50C). 126.5 max.) Window Installation s 0-12 amperes Window opening measurements: s 15-amp time-delay fuse or s 15 in. (39.4 cm) minimum opening width circuit breaker s 42 in. (106.9 cm) minimum opening height s 14 gauge copper wiring A Recommended ground method B For your personal safety, this air conditioner must be grounded. A. 15 in. (39.4 cm) minimum This air conditioner is equipped with a power supply cord having B. 42 in. (106.9 cm) minimum a grounded 3 prong plug. To minimize possible shock hazard, the cord must be plugged into a mating, grounded 3 prong outlet, grounded in accordance with all local codes and ordinances. If a mating outlet is not available, it is the customer's responsibility to have a properly grounded 3 prong outlet installed by a licensed installer. 4