® GE Monogram Installation Instructions 36" Island Vent Hood Model ZV850...
Note to Consumer - Keep these instructions with your Use and Care Book for future reference. WARNING: This appliance must be properly grounded. See “Electrical Supply,” page 4 If you have a question concerning the installa- tion of this product, call the GE Answer ® Center Consumer Information Service at 800.626.2000, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Model Model ZV850 Available ZX858 – For 8 ft. ceiling height. Required This kit includes decorative duct covers and Accessory support frames to reach an 8 ft ceiling height. ZX859 – For 9 ft. ceiling height. This kit includes decorative duct covers and support frames to reach an 9 ft ceiling height.
• Tape measure Tools and • Knife Materials • Spirit level • Wire cutter Required • Wire stripper • Wire nuts (not supplied) • Electric drill and 5/32” bit • Phillips screwdriver • Flat blade screwdriver • Hammer • Pliers •...
* Actual length of straight duct plus duct fitting equivalent. Equivalent length of duct pieces are based on actual tests conducted by GE Evaluation Engineer- ing and reflect requirements for good venting performance with any ventilation hood. Total...
Plan the location Determine the exact location of the vent hood. S tep • Use a plumb to check location to be sure countertop/cooktop location below the hood Advance will align exactly. • The hood should project forward 1-1/2” Planning beyond the front edge of the cooking appli- ance.
• Arrange cross framing in the ceiling to suit the existing structure. See examples. – Secure each 2 x 4 block with at least four (4), S tep #10 wood screws, 3” long (minimum size screws, not supplied). Use 8 wood screws Advance total for the two supports.
The vent hood is packed separate from the required accessory ZX858, ZX859 or ZX8510. Step • Remove the frame, cover, parts box, side bars and packaging. Remove the • Remove junction box cover. • Install strain relief onto junction box cover. Packaging Locate the hardware accessory box packed with the hood and check contents.
• Align the template with the marks on the Step ceiling and tape in place. – Be sure the template is oriented correctly, with the front of the hood. Mount • Use a plumb to check to be sure the mount- ing holes will provide parallel alignment Template with the countertop below.
Step Wiring • Route house wiring through the ceiling hole and pull a length to reach the hood junction box, approximately 6” below the support. • Tape the wire to the front of the frame Secure support to prevent damage during installa- Wiring tion and service.
Step Pretap 2 Screw Install Holes Decorative Duct Covers • Pretap or drive decorative screw into the screw holes on the support frame. This will make screw installation easier. • Separate the two decorative duct covers. • Select the inside (top) cover, which has two screw holes in the top.
Align Duct Connector to S tep House Duct Install Hood Note: TWO PEOPLE ARE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE THIS INSTALLATION! • Lift the hood up to the support frame. Carefully align the hood mounting studs into the support frame holes, and at the same time, guide the hood duct connector into the house duct.
Step Slide Duct Cover Down, Install Side Utility Bars • Hold the decorative duct cover and remove the temporary stop screw. Return the screw to the service manual envelope for future use. • Slide the lower duct cover down onto the hood.
Step Install Lower Filter Filters Slots • Remove protective film on filters. • Tip the filter into the lower slots at the rear of the opening. Lift the filter and pull the knob forward until the filter rests on the slots.
Notes 36" Island Vent Hood...
Note: While performing installations described in this book, safety glasses or goggles should be worn. To obtain specific information concerning any Monogram product or service, call GE Answer Center consumer information service at 800.626.2000—any time, day or night. For Monogram local service in your area, call 1-800-444-1845.