If the Alarm is not working properly, it cannot alert you to a problem. • This Carbon Monoxide Alarm is intended for residential use and is not suitable for use in hazardous locations as defined in the National Electrical Code.
INSTALLATION, Continued WHERE THIS ALARM SHOULD NOT BE INSTALLED To avoid causing damage to the unit, to provide optimum protection, and to prevent unnecessary alarms, Do NOT locate this Alarm: • In garages, kitchens, crawl spaces and unfinished attics. Avoid extremely dusty, dirty or greasy areas.
HOW YOUR ALARM WORKS THE COVER OF YOUR ALARM IF YOUR CO ALARM SOUNDS WHAT TO DO IF CARBON MONOXIDE IS DETECTED Actuation of your CO Alarm indicates the presence of carbon monoxide (CO) which can kill you. In other words, when your CO Alarm sounds, you must not ignore it! IF THE CO ALARM SOUNDS: 1.
LED flashes Red in sync with the horn, simulating an Alarm condition. LOW OR MISSING BATTERY Green LED On if AC power is present CARBON MONOXIDE ALARM LED flashes Red in sync with horn PRE-ALARM CONDITION Green power LED On if AC power is...
WEEKLY TESTING • NEVER use an open flame of any kind to test this unit. You might accidentally damage or set fire to the unit or to your home. The built-in test switch accurately tests the unit’s operation as required by Underwriters Laboratories, Inc.
HOW CAN I PROTECT MY FAMILY FROM CO POISONING? A CO Alarm is an excellent means of protection. It monitors the air and sounds a loud alarm before Carbon Monoxide levels become threatening for average, healthy adults. A CO Alarm is not a substitute for proper maintenance of home appliances. To help prevent CO problems and reduce the risk of CO poisoning: •...
If you have any questions that cannot be answered by reading this manual, call Consumer Affairs: 1-800-323-9005. BRK Brands, Inc., ("BRK") the maker of First Alert defects in material and workmanship. BRK, at its option, will repair or replace this product or any component of the product found to be defective during the warranty period.