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Transcript of Whirlpool GARAGE COMPACTOR User's Manual

GARAGE COMPACTOR Use & Care Guide COMPACTADOR DE GARAGE Manual de uso y cuidado COMPACTEUR DE GARAGE Guide d'utilisation et d'entretien Table of Contents/Indice/Table des matieres ............ 2 9872209

COMPACTOR 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: When using an electrical appliance, basic precautions should always be followed, including the following: s Read all instructions before using the compactor. s Do not compact toxic or volatile flammable material such as oily rags and insect sprays. Do not compact s Close supervision is necessary when used by or lighted cigarettes, cigars, or other hot or burning near children. Do not allow to be used as a toy, or items. Do not overload the compactor. to run unattended at any time. Lock Key Switch when not in use and store key out of reach of s Do not take apart the compactor. Incorrect children. reassembly can cause electric shock when subsequently used. s Do not touch moving parts. s Handle a loaded trash bag with care. Sharp objects s Do not operate with a damaged cord set, plug, can pierce the bag and cause injury. Do not motor, or after damage in any manner. Have the overload trash bag with heavy material such as compactor examined, repaired or adjusted by an glass. authorized serviceperson. s This compactor is intended for household use only. s Use only for intended use as described in this manual. Do not use other than manufacturer's recommended attachments. SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS 3

INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS Installer: Leave Use and Care Guide with the homeowner. Homeowner: Keep Use & Care Guide for future reference and for local electrical inspector's use, if required. Tools and Parts Clearance dimensions Check that you have everything necessary for correct assembly. 1. Leave 6 in. (15.2 cm) of clearance space to the right side of Proper assembly is your responsibility. the compactor in order to remove the compactor bags. Tools Needed: 2. Leave 23 in. (58.4 cm) of clearance in front of the compactor in order to fully open or remove the compactor drawer. s Level s Tape measure Electrical Requirements s Pliers s Utility knife WARNING s in. hex-head socket wrench s Flat-head screwdriver s in. hex-head socket wrench Parts Supplied: s Bolts (16) s Caster frame s Swivel casters (2) and fixed casters with wheel brakes (2) s Nuts (16) Location Requirements Product dimensions 341/8" (86.7 cm) 15" 24" Electrical Shock Hazard (38.1 cm) (61 cm) Plug into a grounded 3 prong outlet. Product dimensions with casters Do not remove ground prong. NOTE: Positioning compactor on caster frame will increase height to Do not use an adapter. 38 in. (96.5 cm). Failure to follow these instructions can result in 38" death, fire, or electrical shock. (96.5 cm) Recommended Grounding Method This compactor is for use on a single phase, 115-volt, 60 Hz, AC only 15 or 20 ampere fused and properly grounded circuit. Time delay fuse or circuit breaker is recommended. It is recommended that a separate circuit serving only this appliance be provided. Do not modify the plug attached to the compactor; use only with a grounded receptacle. 15" 24" The outlet should be properly installed and grounded in accordance (38.1 cm) (61 cm) with the National Electrical Code and local codes and ordinances. 4