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Definitions; Safety Instructions (General And Specific); Instructions Pertaining To A Risk Of Fire Or Electric Shock - Siemens VersiCharge Installation And Operation Manual

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1.4 Definitions

The term EV used in this manual refers to an electric vehicle.
The term AC used in this manual refers to alternating current.
The term Universal unit refers to any VersiCharge with a plug and chord assembly attached, i.e. part
numbers VC30XXXU**** (Indoor / Outdoor Use)
The term Hardwired unit refers to any VersiCharge which is factory configured for hardwired installation
only, i.e. part numbers VC30XXXHW**** (Indoor Use only)
The placeholder 'XXX' in the mentioned part numbers can either stand for 'GRY' which denotes that the
unit is grey or 'BLK' which denotes that the unit is black.

1.5 Safety Instructions (General and Specific)

this equipment before working inside
Read this Installation and Operations Manual in its entirety prior to installing,
maintaining, servicing or replacing a Siemens VersiCharge EV Charging System.
Permits: Be aware that many areas require special permits and/or utility approvals to
install EV charging equipment. Contact your local electrical inspector's office and
your local utility prior to beginning work to understand local requirements.
Qualified person: Because of the inherent dangers of electricity, only a qualified
person should install, maintain, service, or replace electrical wiring and connected
equipment. For the purpose of this manual, a qualified person is one who is familiar
with the installation, construction of operation of the equipment and the hazards
involved. In addition, this person should meet the definition of a qualified person
pursuant to the National Electrical Code® (NEC®)
recommendation of having a qualified person install the unit when electrical work is
required may void the warranty provided with this device.
Weatherproof seals: HARDWIRED UNITS are for indoor use only. These devices
have no gaskets or seals. UNIVERSAL UNITS may be used indoors and outdoors.
WARNING! Failure to properly seat seals can result in water, debris and other foreign
objects entering into the device. These can cause damage to electrical components and
prevent the device from functioning properly.

1.6 Instructions Pertaining to a Risk of Fire or Electric Shock

WARNING! When using electric products, basic precautions should always be followed,
including the following. This manual contains important instructions for Universal and
Hardwired Units that shall be followed during installation, operation and maintenance of
the unit:
Read all of the instructions before using this product.
National Electrical Code and NEC are Registered Trademarks of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
Hazardous voltage. Will cause death or serious injury. Turn off Power supplying
. Failure to comply with the

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