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Cleaning Of Humidifier - Kenmore QUIET COMFORT 758.14451 Owner's Manual

Whole house humidifier 7 gallon output
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Cleaning
of Humidifier
CAUTION:
To reduce
the risk of
injury,
fire or damage
to humidifier,
use only
cleaners
specifically
rec-
ommended
for humidifiers.
Never
use flammable,
combustible
or poi-
sonous
materials
to clean your
humidifier.
To avoid scalds
and
damage
to humidifier,
never
put hot
water
in humidifier.
CAUTION:
Local
water purity may
vary from
area to area and under
cer-
tain conditions
water
impurities
and
airborne
bacteria
may promote
the
growth
of microorganisms
in the res-
ervoir
of a humidifier.
To retard
bacteria
growth
that may
cause
odors
and be harmful
to your
health,
use only Sears
replacement
filters.
We als0 recommend
using a
EPA approved
bacteriostat,
42-14900
and humidifier
cleaner
42-14713,
available
at your
local
Sears store.
NOTE:
If it is necessary
to use approved
bacteriostat,
fotlow ttle directions
cor-
rectly.
The bottle of the whoie house humidifier
will
hold 2-I/2 gallons of water.
Step !
To make cleaning
easier,
the water resero
voir should be empty and completely
dried out. To accomplish
this. use the fol-
lowing method:
a. A_low the humidifier
to run until the
automatic
shutoff
turns the humidifier
"OFF",
b. Unplug
humidifier
WARNING:
If humidifier
is not
]
unplugged,
fan could
start after
1
housing
is removed.
c, Follow
instructions
in step 2 below "To
Remove
Parts"
d. After removing the parts, dry out the
bottom
of the humidifier
cabinet,
e. Proceedto
"Bi-Weekly
Maintenance
_ or
"End of Season
Maintenance".
Step
2
TO Remove
Parts
a, Remove
the water bottle cover and the
water bottle. Set parts
aside
b. Lift and _ernove the fan assembly
and
set aside.
c. Remove
the fitter housing
Before
removing
the internal
parts of the
flurnidifier
cabinet,
we recommend
moving
the humidifier
to an area where
floor coverings
are not susceplib_e
to
water damage,
i.e., kitchen
or bath
area.
d, Remove
the filters and the water _evel
float.
e The cabinet
should
be empty, if any
water is in the cabinet,
empty as nec-
essary
f, Proceed
to"Bi-Weekly
Maintenance"
o_
"End of Season Maintenance"
Con-
tinue to clean cabinet
and internal
pads as described
below
Step
3
Install new filters (purchase
the co_ec_
evaporative
wicking
filter pads 42.-14909
for your humidifier)
into the location where
the old filters were positioned
Replace
fit-
ter housing
Reinstall
the water
level float
into the cabinet,
Position the fan assenrbly
on top of the cabinet
and replace
the
water bottle and water bottle cover
The
unit is ready for storage
or operational
_Jse,
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