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Transcript of Whirlpool WGPH45 AM Installation manual

INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS FOR PACKAGE HEAT PUMP OR PACKAGE COOLING UNIT ATTENTION INSTALLATION PERSONNEL Prior to installation, thoroughly familiarize yourself with this installation manual. Observe all safety warnings. During installation or repair, caution is to be observed. It is your responsibility to install the product safely and to educate the customer on its safe use. Placeholder These installation instructions cover the outdoor installation of self-contained package air conditioner and heating units. See the for Bar Code Specification Sheets applicable to your model for information regarding accessories. Keep this literature in a safe place for future reference. NOTE: Please contact your distributor or our website for the Whirlpool Gold(R) Models applicable Specification Sheets referred to in this manual. WGPH45**AM, WPC45**AM Tradewinds Distributing Company, LLC WPIO-394 14610 Breakers Drive Jacksonville, FL 32258

WARNING IMPORTANT NOTE: If a crankcase heater is used, the unit Goodman 98 should be energized 24 hours prior to compressor start-up to ensure the crankcase heater has sufficiently warmed the Connecting unit ductwork to unauthorized heat producing compressor. Compressor damage may occur if this step is not devices such as a fireplace insert, stove, etc., may result followed. in property damage, fire, carbon monoxide poisoning, explosion, personal injury or death. IMPORTANT NOTE TO THE OWNER REGARDING WARNING PRODUCT WARRANTY Goodman 45 This product contains or produces a chemical or Your warranty certificate is supplied as a separate document with chemicals which may cause serious illness or death and the unit installed by your contractor. Read the limited warranty which are known to the State of California to cause certificate carefully to determine what is and is not covered. Keep cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm. the warranty certificate in a safe place. If you are unable to locate the warranty certificate, please contact your installing contractor, WARNING or contact customer service at 1-866-944-7575 to obtain a copy. GooHdIGHmVOaLnTAG6E! To receive the 10-Year Parts Limited Warranty, online registration Disconnect ALL power before servicing. must be completed within 60 days of installation. Online Multiple power sources may be present. registration is not required in California or Quebec. Failure to do so may cause property damage, Full warranty details and instructions are available at personal injury or death. www.whirlpoolhvac.com. To register your unit, go to www.whirlpoolhvac.com. Click on the manufacturer's Comfort CommitmentTM Warranty link located at the bottom center of the home page. Next, click on the Click Here to Register Your Product link located at the top center of the page, and complete the forms in the manner indicated. WARNING SHIPPING INSPECTION Goodman 79 This unit must not be used as a "construction heater" Upon receiving the unit, inspect it for damage from shipment. Claims for damage, either shipping or concealed, should be filed during the finishing phases of construction on a new immediately with the shipping company. Check the unit model structure. This type of use may result in premature failure number, specifications, electrical characteristics and accessories of the unit due to extremely low return air temperatures to determine if they are correct. In the event an incorrect unit is and exposure to corrosive or very dirty atmospheres. shipped, it must be returned to the supplier and must not be installed. The manufacturer assumes no responsibility for GoodmaWn 3A7RNING installation of incorrectly shipped units. To prevent the risk of property damage, personal injury, or REPLACEMENT PARTS death, do not store combustible materials or use gasoline or other flammable liquids or vapors in the vicinity of this When reporting shortages or damages, or ordering repair parts, unit. give the complete product model and serial numbers as stamped on the product. Replacement parts for this product are available TO THE INSTALLER through your contractor or local distributor. For the location of your nearest distributor, consult the white business pages, the Carefully read all instructions for the installation prior to installing yellow page section of the local telephone book or contact: unit. Make sure each step or procedure is understood and any special considerations are taken into account before starting Tradewinds Distributing Company, LLC installation. Assemble all tools, hardware and supplies needed to 14610 Breakers Drive complete the installation. Some items may need to be purchased Jacksonville, Florida 32258 locally. 1-866-944-7575 After deciding where to install unit, closely look over the location--both the inside and outside of the home. Note any If you are replacing an air handler, the system must be potential obstacles or problems that might be encountered as manufacturer-approved and Air-Conditioning, Heating, and noted in this manual. Choose a more suitable location if Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) matched. necessary. NOTE: Installation of unmatched systems is strongly discouraged. 3

CODES AND REGULATIONS Clearances and Accessibility The WPC/WGPH M-series air conditioners and heat pumps are The unit is designed to be located outside the building with designed for outdoor use only. WGPH M-Series is available in unobstructed condenser air inlet and discharge. Additionally, the cooling capacities of 2, 2, 3, 3, 4 and 5 nominal tons of unit must be situated to permit access for service and cooling. WPC M-Series is available in cooling capacities of 2, installation. Condenser air enters from 3 sides. Air discharges 3 and 4 nominal tons of cooling. Optional field-installed heat kits upward from the top of the unit. Refrigerant gauge connections are available in 5, 8, 10, 15 and 20 kW. The units can be easily are made on the right side of the unit as you face the compressor installed in manufactured or modular homes with existing high- compartment. Electrical connections can be made either on the static ductwork. The units can also be easily converted to right, bottom or duct panel side of the unit. The best and most accommodate a plenum for normal or low-static applications. common application is for the unit to be located 10" (25.4 cm) from the wall (4" [10.2 cm]) minimum) with the connection side The WPC/WGPH M-series are self-contained packaged units so facing the wall. Close to the wall application minimizes exposed the only connections needed for installation are the supply and wiring. return ducts, the line and low voltage wiring and drain connection. The units are ETL listed and AHRI certified. Unit Location The information on the rating plate is in compliance with the FTC Consider the affect of outdoor fan noise on conditioned space and DOE rating for single-phase units. The efficiency ratings of and any adjacent occupied space. It is recommended that the these units are a product of thermal efficiency determined under unit be placed so that the condenser air discharge does not blow continuous operating conditions independent of any installed toward windows less than 25 ft (7.6 m) away. Consideration system. should also be given to shade and unit appearance. Heat pumps require special location consideration in areas of EPA Regulations heavy snow accumulation and/or areas with prolonged continuous subfreezing temperatures. Heat pump unit bases IMPORTANT: The United States environmental protection have holes under the outdoor coil to permit drainage of defrost agency (EPA) has issued various regulations regarding the water accumulation. The unit must be situated to permit free introduction and disposal of refrigerants in this unit. Failure to unobstructed drainage of the defrost water and ice. A minimum follow these regulations may harm the environment and can lead 2" (5 cm) clearance under the outdoor coil is required in the to the imposition of substantial fines. Because regulations may milder climates. vary due to passage of new laws, we suggest a certified technician perform any work done on this unit. Should you have Ground Level Preinstallation Details any questions, please contact the local office of the EPA. The unit should be set on a solid, level foundation--preferably a National Codes concrete slab at least 4" (10.2 cm) thick. The slab should be above ground level and surrounded by a graveled area for good This product is designed and manufactured to permit installation drainage. Any slab used as a unit's foundation should not adjoin in accordance with National Codes. It is the installer's the building as it is possible that sound and vibration may be responsibility to install the product in accordance with National transmitted to the structure. Codes and/or prevailing local codes and regulations. Ground Level Installation MAJOR COMPONENTS A The unit includes a hermetically sealed refrigerating system (consisting of a compressor, condenser coil, evaporator coil with flowrator), an indoor blower, a condenser fan and all necessary internal electrical wiring. The heat pump also includes a reversing valve, solenoid, defrost thermostat and control and loss of charge protection. The system is factory-evacuated, charged and performance tested. Refrigerant amount and type are indicated on rating plate. PREINSTALLATION CHECKS B Before attempting any installation, the following points should be D considered: Structural strength of supporting members C C Clearances and provision for servicing Power supply and wiring B Air duct connections Drain facilities and connections A. 48" (121.9 m) minimum C. 36" (91.4 cm) minimum service clearance Location may be on any 4 sides of a home, manufactured or B. 12" (30.5 cm) minimum D. 4" (10.2 cm) minimum modular, to minimize noise. 4