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Empire Comfort Systems CIVF-25-2 Installation Instructions Manual

Empire comfort systems inc. cast iron unvented installation instruction and owner's manual.

 
WARNING: If the information in this
manual is not followed exactly, a fire or
explosion may result causing property
damage, personal injury or loss of life.
Installation and service must be per-
formed by a qualified installer, service
agency, or the gas supplier. Do not store
or use gasoline or other flammable va-
pors and liquids in the vicinity of this or
any other appliance.
FOR YOUR SAFETY: What to do if you
smell gas:
Do not touch any electrical switches
Do not try to light any appliance.
Do not use the phone in your building.
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.
R-3451
INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
OWNER'S MANUAL
AND
CAST IRON
UNVENTED
ROOM HEATER
MODEL
CIVF-25-2
EFFECTIVE DATE
JULY, 2000
This is an unvented gas-fired heater. It
uses air (oxygen) from the room in which
it is installed. Provisions for adequate com-
bustion and ventilation air must be pro-
vided. Refer to page 4.
WARNING: If not installed, operated and
maintained in accordance with the manu-
facturer's instructions, this product could
expose you to substances in fuel or from
fuel combustion which can cause death or
serious illness.
WATER VAPOR: A BY-PRODUCT OF
UNVENTED ROOM HEATERS
Water vapor is a by-product of gas com-
bustion. An unvented room heater pro-
duces approximately one (1) ounce (30ml)
of water for every 1,000 BTU's (.3KW's) of
gas input per hour. Refer to page 4.
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Summary of Contents

  • Page 1

    An unvented room heater pro- duces approximately one (1) ounce (30ml) of water for every 1,000 BTU's (.3KW's) of gas input per hour. Refer to page 4. CAST IRON UNVENTED ROOM HEATER MODEL CIVF-25-2 EFFECTIVE DATE JULY, 2000 Page 1...

  • Page 2

    Introduction Always consult your local Building Department regarding regulations, codes or ordinances which apply to the installation of an unvented room heater. This appliance may be installed in an aftermarket* permanently located, manufactured (mobile) home, where not prohibited by state or local codes.

  • Page 3

    SAFETY INFORMATION FOR USERS OF LP-GAS Propane (LP-Gas) is a flammable gas which can cause fires and explosions. In its natural state, propane is odorless and colorless. You may not know all the following safety precau- tions which can protect both you and your family from an accident.

  • Page 4

    Specifications Model Input BTU/HR (KW/H) Max. (LP/NAT) BTU/HR (KW/H) Min. LP BTU/HR (KW/H) Min. Nat. Height Width Depth Gas Inlet Stove Casting (Must be ordered with Firebox.) CIFB-1 Flat Black CIPB-1 Porcelain Black CIPG-1 Porcelain Green CIPS-1 Porcelain Sand CIPN-1 Porcelain Navy CIPR-1 Porcelain Red...

  • Page 5

    Figure 3 Figure 1 Figure 2 R-3451 Page 5...

  • Page 6

    Appliance Hardware Package (Figure 4) Figure 4 Appliance Hardware Package Parts List Part Description 1/4-20 x 1" Phillips Head Bolt 1/4-20 x 3/8" Phillips Head Bolt 1/4-20 x 1/2" Leveling Bolt No. 10 x 1/2" Hex Washer Head Screw 1/4-20 Washer Head Nut Leg Pad "A"...

  • Page 7

    Figure 6 10. Attach the (4) 1-1/4" x 1/2" retaining tabs to the casing front with (4) 3/8" bolts. The retaining tabs should be positioned downward, from the casing front, top to the casing front, bottom. R-3451 Figure 5 11. Refer to Figure 8, attach casing front to outer casing by using the (4) retaining tabs on the casing front.

  • Page 8

    Figure 7 Figure 8 Figure 9 Stone Inlay Replacement of Standard Grille Top Whenever the standard grille top is replaced with a stone inlay you must install the top shield and heat shield, which are provided with the stone inlay. Installation of Optional Stone Inlay 1.

  • Page 9

    3. Place the casing top on a non-abrasive surface in order to protect the porcelain finish. The exterior of the casing top should be facing the non-abrasive surface. 4. Attach 11 5/8" x 11 5/8" top shield to the interior of the casing top with (1) 3/8"...

  • Page 10

    2. The appliance and its appliance main gas valve must be disconnected from the gas supply piping system during any pressure testing of that system at test pressures in excess of 1/2 psig (3.5 kPa). 3. The appliance must be isolated from the gas supply piping system by closing its equipment shutoff valve during any pressure testing of the gas supply piping system at test pressures equal to or less than 1/2 psig (3.5 kPa).

  • Page 11

    Main Burner Flame Pattern (Figure 15 and Figure 16) Figure 15 shows a correct main burner flame pattern. Figure 16 shows an incorrect main burner flame pattern. Correct Main Burner Flame Figure 15 Incorrect Main Burner Flame Figure 16 If main burner flame pattern is incorrect, as shown in Figure 16 •...

  • Page 12

    Wiring of ON/OFF/REMOTE Switch with 750 Millivolt Wall Thermostat Accessory and Another Accessory Connect the green and red, stripped and bare, wires on the ON/OFF/ REMOTE switch wire harness to the 750 millivolt wall thermostat AND to the remote receiver that is a component in the FRBC-1, FREC-1 OR to the FWS-1, wall switch.

  • Page 13

    Figure 19 Operating Guidelines Before operating this heater, please review the safety warnings pages at the beginning of this manual and those precautions and warnings listed below. 1. Know what type of ignition system this model has (standing pilot) and follow the applicable SAFETY and LIGHTING instructions. 2.

  • Page 14

    FOR YOUR SAFETY READ BEFORE LIGHTING WARNING: If you do not follow these instructions exactly, a fire or explosion may result causing property damage, personal injury or loss of life. A. This appliance has a pilot which must be lighted by hand.

  • Page 15

    SYMPTOMS - POSSIBLE CAUSES AND CORRECTIONS IMPORTANT: Operating heater where impurities in air exist may create odors. Cleaning supplies, paint, paint remover, cigarette smoke, cements and glues, new carpet or textiles, etc., create fumes. These fumes may mix with combustion air and create odors. 1.

  • Page 16

    Do not order bolts, screws, washers or nuts. They are standard hardware items and can be purchased at any local hardware store. Shipments contingent upon strikes, fires and all causes beyond our control. Empire Comfort Systems, Inc. Nine Eighteen Freeburg Ave. Belleville, Illinois 62222-0529 Page 16...

  • Page 17

    PLEASE NOTE: When ordering parts, it is very important that part number and description of part coincide. Index Part Number Description R-3436 REMOTE/OFF/ON SWITCH CI-326 SWITCH BOX CI-328 WIRE CHANNEL CI-335 REAR COVER CI-188 OUTLET BAFFLE CI-287 INNER TOP CI-391 REFLECTOR CI-280 INNER BODY...

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  • Page 19

    Installing Optional CIB-2 Blower 1. Loosen, but do not remove, (4) hex-head screws located on the exterior, bottom of the appliance. 2. Position the blower assembly at the rear of the appliance. The blower assembly has (4) keyholes for attachment to the exterior, bottom of the appliance.

  • Page 20

    Cleaning The blower wheel will collect lint and could require cleaning once a year. If the air output decreases or the noise level increases, it indicates a dirty wheel. Blower Motor The blower motor does not have oiling holes. Do not attempt to oil blower motor.

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