Step 3. Install Mounting Plate
a. Separate the mounting plate from the thermostat using a
b. Position the mounting plate on the wall. Be sure the mount-
d. Remove the mounting plate and drill holes at the locations
e. If installing in drywall, gently tap the anchors (provided) into
g. Make sure the mounting plate is level and tighten the
Check your progress
The mounting plate is now mounted on the wall and should look like
coin, as shown in Fig 5.
ing plate is flush against the wall and none of the wires are
trapped behind it.
Level the mounting plate and use a pencil to mark the cen-
ter of the mounting plate screw holes.
For drywall, drill two 3/16-inch holes.
For plaster or wood, drill two 7/32-inch holes.
the drilled holes until they are flush with the wall.
Reposition the mounting plate over the holes, pull the wires
through the wiring opening, and loosely insert the mounting
screws into each of the drilled holes or anchors (Fig. 6).