Download Print this page

Complete Installation; Range Hood Use - Whirlpool  UXT5530AAS Installation Instructions And Use & Care Manual

30" (76.2 cm) and 36" (91.4 cm) range hood
Hide thumbs


7. For non-vented (recirculating) installations:
Remove screws and rear support.
A. Rear support
Remove the blower mounting screws. Push up on the
blower to detach the blower from the mounting plate.
Remove the vent knockout from the front mounting plate.
A. Front mounting plate knockout
B. Blower mounting screws
C. Blower
Rotate the blower and attach to front mounting plate.
Install the blower mounting screws.
A. Front mounting plate
B. Blower mounting screws
Install charcoal filters. See the "Range Hood Care"
8. Using 2 people, lift range hood into final position, feeding
electrical wire through wiring opening. Position the range
hood so that the large end of the keyhole slots are over the
screws. Then push the hood toward the wall so that the
screws are in the neck of the slots. Tighten mounting screws
to cabinet, making sure mounting screws are in narrow neck
of slots.
9. Check that damper, if used, rotates up and down freely.
10. Reinstall the rear support.
11. Replace the 2 lateral supports.
12. Replace filters. See the "Range Hood Care" section.
Electrical Shock Hazard
Plug into a grounded 3 prong outlet.
Do not remove ground prong.
Do not use an adapter.
Do not use an extension cord.
Failure to follow these instructions can result in death,
fire, or electrical shock.
13. Plug 3-prong power cord into a grounded 3-prong outlet
located inside the cabinet above the range hood.
14. For Vented Installations Only:
Connect ventwork to hood. Seal joints with clamps to make
secure and airtight.

Complete Installation

1. Replace grease filters. See the "Range Hood Care" section.
2. Check the operation of the range hood fan and light. See
"Range Hood Use" section.
If range hood does not operate, check to see whether a
circuit breaker has tripped or a household fuse has blown.
Disconnect power and check wiring connections.
NOTE: To get the most efficient use from your new range hood,
read the "Range Hood Use" section.


The range hood is designed to remove smoke, cooking vapors
and odors from the cooktop area. For best results, start the hood
before cooking and allow it to operate several minutes after the
cooking is complete to clear all smoke and odors from the
The hood controls are located on the center of the range hood.
A. Halogen lamp housings
B. Grease filter handle
C. Blower and light controls
D. Grease filter

Hide quick links:



  Related Manuals for Whirlpool  UXT5530AAS

This manual is also suitable for: