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Install Range Hood - Whirlpool GXU7130DXB1 Use & Care Manual

30" range hood
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Install Vent System
1. Install vent through the vent opening in upper cabinet or wall.
Complete venting system according to the selected venting
method. See "Venting Requirements"
section.
2. Use caulking to seal exterior wall or roof opening around the
cap.
2.
Lift the range hood up under cabinet and determine final
location by centering beneath cabinet. Mark on the underside
of cabinet the location of the 4 keyhole mounting slots on the
range hood. Set range hood aside on a covered surface.
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Complete
Preparation
1. Remove the grease filters. See the "Range Hood Care"
section.
Depending on your installation, remove either top or rear
rectangular vent knockout. If using round vent, remove
top rectangular knockout.
Make sure damper pivot is nearest to top/back edge of
range hood.
Remove tape from damper flap.
NOTE: The exhaust adaptor/damper
can be installed up
to 1" (2.5 cm) on either side of the hood center to
accommodate
off-center ductwork.
If using rectangular vent, attach rectangular damper/vent
connectors
to the range hood using sheet metal screws.
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B
D
E
C
B
A. Vertical vent
B. Sheet metal screws
C. Hinge pin
D. Vent knockouts
E. Horizontal vent
NOTE: If the wall cap is directly behind the vent
connector, the dampers in the connector and wall cap
must not interfere with each other. Remove the vent
connector damper if they interfere.
If using round vent, attach vent transition piece
(purchased separately) to range hood top using sheet
metal screws.
3.
A. Keyhole slot
Use 1/8"(3 mm) drill bit and drill 4 pilot holes as shown.
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A. Drill pilot hole.
4. Install the 4 - 4.5 mm x 13 mm mounting screws in pilot
holes. Leave about 1/4"(6.4 cm) space between screw heads
and cabinet to slide range hood into place.
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1/'4"
(6.4 mm)
5.
Run the home power supply
cable according
to the National
Electric Code or CSA standards
and local codes
and
ordinances.
There must be enough
wiring from the fused
disconnect
(or circuit breaker) box to make the connection
in
the hood electrical
terminal box.
NOTE: Do not reconnect
power until the installation
is
complete.
6.
Remove
the screws
from the terminal box cover. Then slide
the cover toward the outside
edge of range hood to position
the large end of the keyhole slots over the mounting
tabs.
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B
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A. Screws
B. Mounting tabs
C. Terminal box cover

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