Thank you for purchasing a SHARP air conditioner. Please read this manual carefully before operating the product. CONTENTS • ONE-HOUR OFF TIMER ......11 • PRECAUTIONS ..........1 • TIMER OPERATION ........12 • ADDITIONAL NOTES ON OPERATION ..3 •...
PRECAUTIONS CAUTIONS FOR USE Open a window or door periodically to ventilate the room, especially when using gas appliances. Insufficient ventilation may cause oxygen shortage. Do not operate the buttons with wet hand. It may cause electric shock. For safety, turn the circuit breaker off when not using the unit for an extended period of time.
ADDITIONAL NOTES ON OPERATION OPERATING TEMPERATURE RANGE INDOOR TEMP. OUTDOOR TEMP. 32˚C D.B. 43˚C D.B. upper limit 23˚C W.B. COOLING 21˚C D.B. 21˚C D.B. lower limit 15˚C W.B. D.B. = Dry-bulb W.B. = Wet-bulb • The built-in protective device may prevent the unit from operating when used out of this range.
USING THE REMOTE CONTROL LOADING BATTERIES Use two size-AAA (R03) batteries. Remove the battery cover at the back of the remote control. Insert batteries in the compart- ment, making sure the ± and — polarities are correctly aligned. • Lines will be indicated on the display when batteries are properly installed.
CAUTION • Do not allow the signal receiver window to receive strong direct sunlight, since it can adversely affect its operation. If the signal receiver window is exposed to direct sunlight, close a curtain to block the light. • Using a fluorescent lamp with a quick starter in the same room may interfere with transmission of the signal.
BASIC OPERATION Press the MODE button to select the operation mode. AUTO COOL MODE TEMP. Press the ON/OFF button to start op- eration. • The red OPERATION lamp ( ) on the unit will light. TIMER TEMP. Press the THERMO. button to set the desired temperature.
TIPS ABOUT AUTO MODE In the AUTO mode, the temperature setting and mode are automatically selected according to the room temperature when the unit is turned on. Modes and Temperature Settings Automatic Operation Room temp. at opera- tion start-up Mode Thermostat Setting Below 24°C Room Temp.
ADJUSTING THE AIR FLOW DIRECTION VERTICAL AIR FLOW DIRECTION The air flow direction is automatically preset in each mode as follows for optimum comfort: COOL and DRY mode Horizontal air flow HOW TO ADJUST THE AIR FLOW DIRECTION Press the SWING button on the remote con- trol once.
ONE-HOUR OFF TIMER When the ONE-HOUR OFF TIMER is set, the unit will stop operating after one hour. Press the ONE-HOUR OFF TIMER button. • The remote control displays “ ”. • The orange TIMER lamp ( ) on the unit will light MODE TEMP.
TIMER OPERATION TIMER OFF The unit will turn off automatically according to your setting. Timer duration can be set from minimum 0.5 hours (30 minutes) to maximum 12 hours. Up to 9.5 hours, you can set by 0.5 hours (30 minutes) increments and from 10 to 12 hours, by 1 hour increment.
TIMER ON The unit will turn on automatically according to your setting. Timer duration can be set from minimum 0.5 hours (30 minutes) to maximum 12 hours. Up to 9.5 hours, you can set by 0.5 hours (30 minutes) increments and from 10 to 12 hours, by 1 hour increment.
AUXILIARY MODE Use this mode when the remote control is not available. TO TURN ON Lift the front panel of the indoor unit and press the AUX. button on the operation panel. • The red OPERATION lamp ( ) on the unit will light and the unit will start operating in the AUTO mode.
MAINTENANCE CAUTION Be sure to disconnect the power cord from the wall outlet or turn off the circuit breaker before performing any maintenance. CLEANING THE FILTERS The air filters should be cleaned every two weeks. TURN OFF THE UNIT REMOVE THE FILTERS 1 Lift the open panel.
BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE The following conditions do not denote equipment malfunctions UNIT DOES NOT OPERATE SWISHING NOISE The unit will not operate if it is turned on The soft, swishing noise is the sound of immediately after it is turned off. The unit will not the refrigerant flowing inside the unit.
SPECIFICATIONS Model AH-A09BF AH-A12BF Cooling capacity (kJ/h) 9600 12600 Rated freqency (Hz) Rated voltage (V) Rated current (A) Power consumption (W) 1190 External dimensions (mm) Indoor unit 815X278X198 (WXHXD) Outdoor unit 780X540X269 Weight (kg) Indoor unit Outdoor unit We reserve the right to change the materials and apecifications without notice.
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