• This smoke alarm may be interconnected with as many as 11 other Firex model FADC, AD, ADC, PAD or FX1218 smoke alarms, and as many as 6 Firex model ADH heat alarms for a total of not more than 18 intercon- nected devices.
110-1082B 12/12/06 4:01 PM Page 2 IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION PLEASE READ AND SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS W A R N I N G • This smoke alarm requires constant 120-volt, AC power AND a working 9-volt battery to operate properly. This smoke alarm WILL NOT work if AC power is not connected or has failed or been interrupt- ed for any reason AND the battery is removed, drained or improperly connected.
110-1082B 12/12/06 4:01 PM Page 3 fast-burning, explosive, or intentional. Others are caused by care- lessness or safety hazards. Smoke may not reach the smoke alarm QUICKLY ENOUGH to ensure safe escape. • Smoke alarms have limitations. This smoke alarm is not foolproof and is not warranted to protect lives or property from fire.
110-1082B 12/12/06 4:01 PM Page 4 FOR BEST PROTECTION, WE RECOMMEND THAT YOU INSTALL A SMOKE ALARM IN EVERY ROOM. In addition, we recommend that all smoke alarms be interconnected. Typical Efficiency Home (Apartment) • Install a smoke alarm on the ceiling or wall closest to the sleeping area.
110-1082B 12/12/06 4:01 PM Page 5 IMPORTANT SMOKE ALARM PLACEMENT AND EXCEPTION INFORMATION • Install a smoke alarm as close to the center of the ceiling as possi- ble. If this is not practical, mount no closer than 4 inches from a wall or corner.
8. Attach connector plug to pins on back of smoke alarm. Plug will only fit one way Battery and will snap into place. 9. Gently tug connector to be sure it is attached securely. Battery Door Remove thin FADC plastic...
This smoke alarm may be interconnected with as many as 11 other Firex model FADC, AD, ADC, PAD or FX1218 smoke alarms, and as many as 6 Firex model ADH heat alarms for a total of not more than 18 interconnected devices. DO NOT con- nect to any other type or model smoke alarm.
4:01 PM Page 8 FALSE ALARM CONTROL Model FADC features a False Alarm Control that, when activated, quiets unwanted alarms for up to 15 minutes. To use the False Alarm Control: Press and release the test button during an unwanted alarm.
110-1082B 12/12/06 4:01 PM Page 9 NOTE: If smoke alarms are interconnected, all smoke alarms should sound an alarm within three seconds after any test button is pushed and the tested smoke alarm sounds. 3. If smoke alarm does not sound, turn off power at main fuse box or circuit breaker and check wiring.
If the smoke alarm is no longer under warranty, have a licensed electrician replace the smoke alarm immediately with a compara- ble Firex brand smoke alarm. PRACTICE FIRE SAFETY If the smoke alarm sounds its alarm horn, and you have not pushed the test button, it is warning of a dangerous situation.
110-1082B 12/12/06 4:01 PM Page 11 TROUBLESHOOTING DANGER: Always turn off power at main fuse box or circuit breaker before taking trouble- shooting action. WARNING: DO NOT disconnect battery or AC power to quiet an unwanted alarm. This will remove your protection. Fan the air or open a window to remove smoke or dust.
110-1082B 12/12/06 4:01 PM Page 12 WARRANTY INFORMATION 5-YEAR LIMITED SMOKE ALARM WARRANTY AND 10-YEAR LIMITED ULTRALIFE U9VL-J LITHIUM BATTERY WARRANTY (WHEN SOLD WITH INVENSYS CONTROLS AMERICAS SMOKE ALARM) Invensys Controls Americas warrants to the original consumer purchaser each new smoke alarm to be free from defects in material and workmanship under normal use and service for a period of five (5) years from the date of purchase.