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Using Your Humidifier; Operating Tips For Best Performance - Kenmore QUIET COMFORT 758.14417 Owner's Manual

Whole house humidifier 13 gallon output
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Using Your Humidifier
Step
1
Be
sure
humidifier
is full
of water
and
plugged
in.
Step 2
Set Speed
Control
_
to low speed
" ° "
Step
3
Set
Humidity
Control
" _
" to medium
position.
NOTE:
Humidifier
should
operate
with
humidity
control
on
the
recommended
medium
setting,
if it does
not, the humidity
is at a relatively
high level. To test the unit
under
this condition,
turn Humidity
Control
all the way
to clockwise
and
unit
should
begin
to operate.
After
the unit
has been
tested,
set Humidity
Control
to medium
or
desired
level.
Allow 24 hours
for humidifier
to adjust.
If humidity
level
in home
is sufficient,
the
humidifier
will only operate
with
Humidity
Control
turned
all the way clockwise.
IMPORTANT:
Water
damage
may result
if
condensation
starts
to form on windows
or
walls.
Humidity
Control
setting
should
be
lowered
until
condensation
no
longer
forms.
Step
4
If humidifier
stops
running
and BOTH
Fill
indicators
are not on, the humidity
level
is
at the normal
requirements
for that setting
or it is adjusting
to the home
conditions.
The
chart
below
shows
recommended
indoor
humidity
levels.The
figure
below
shows
approximate
relative
humidity
per-
centages
which
correspond
to the various
settings
of the Humidity
Control.
Recommended
When
Outdoor
Indoor
Relative
Temperature
is:
Humidity
is:
-10°F
20%
0°F
25%
10°F
30%
20°F & above
35%
Relative Humidity
Operating
Tips for Best Performance
1.
Position
the humidifier
at least 2 inches
from any wall and away
from any heat
registers.
2.
Do not restrict
airflow
from entering
or
exiting
the humidifier.
3.
Use Sears
recommended
bacteriostat
42-14900
to retard bacteria
growth
that
may
cause
odors
and may be harmful
to your health.
4.
Perform
regular
cleaning
as instructed
in "Cleaning
Your Humidifier"
section
of
this manual.
5. Replace
the evaporative
wicking
filters
at least once per humidification
season
or more depending
on water conditions
in your area.

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