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Important Safety Instructions - Frigidaire FCS388WHCD Installation Instructions Manual

30" dual fuel slide-in range
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to the Installer
Read all instructions contained in these installation
instructions before installing range.
Remove all packing material from the oven
compartments before connecting the gas and electrical
supply to the range.
Observe all governing codes and ordinances.
Be sure to leave these instructions with the consumer.
to the Consumer
Keep these instructions with your owner's guide for future
Installation of this range must conform with local codes
or, in the absence of local codes, with the National Fuel
Gas Code ANSI Z223.1ilatest
edition, in United States
or with CAN/CGA-B149.1 and CAN/CGA-B149.2
standards in Canada.
Standard for Mobile Home Construction and Safety,
title 24, Hun (part 280)] or when such standard is not
applicable, the Standard for Manufactured
Installation 1982 (Manufactured Home Sites,
Communities and Setups), ANSI Z225.1/NFPA 501A-
latest edition, or with local codes in United States or
with CAN/CSA-Z240 MH, in Canada.
Make sure the wall coverings around the range
can withstand the heat generated by the range.
Before installing the range in an area covered
with linoleum or any other synthetic floor
covering, make sure the floor covering can
heat at least 90°F (32.2°C) above room
without shrinking, warping or
Do not install the range over carpeting
unless you place an insulating pad or sheet of ¼" (0.6
cm) thick plywood between the range and carpeting.
Do not obstruct the flow of combustion air at the
oven vent nor around the base or beneath the
lower front panel of the range. Avoid touching the
vent openings or nearby surfaces as they may become
hot while the oven is in operation.
This range requires
fresh air for proper burner combustion.
This range has been design certified by the American Gas
As with any appliance using gas and
generating heat, there are certain safety precautions you
should follow.
You will find them in the Use and Care
Guide., read it carefully.
• Be sure your range is installed and grounded
properly by a qualified installer or service
• This range must be electrically grounded in
accordance with local codes or, in their absence,
with the National Electrical Code ANSI/NFPA No.
edition in United States (see Grounding
Instructions) or with CSA standard C22.1, Canadian
Electrical Code, Part I in Canada.
• The installation of appliances designed for
manufactured (mobile) home installation must conform
with Manufactured Home Construction and Safety
Standard, title 24CFR, part 3280 [Formerly the Federal
TO reduce
• All ranges
can tip.
• Injuryto
persons could
• Install anti-tip
packed with
the risk of tipping of the
range, the range must be
secured by properly
installed anti-tip bracket
provided with the range.
To check if the bracket is
installed properly, grasp
the top rear edgge of the
range and carefully tilt it
forward to make sure the
range isanchored.
Never leave children alone or
in the area where an appliance is in use.
As children grow, teach them the proper, safe use of all
appliances. Never leave the oven door open when the
range is unattended.
or sitting
on the
doors or drawers
of this range
can result in serious
and can also cause damage
to the range.
• Do not store items of interest to children in the
cabinets above the range. Children could be
seriously burned climbing on the range to reach items.
• To eliminate the need to reach over the surface
burners, cabinet storage space above the burners
should be avoided.
• Adjust surface burner flame size so it does not
extend beyond the edge of the cooking utensil.
Excessive flame is hazardous.
• Do not use the oven as a storage space. This
creates a potentially hazardous situation.
• Never use your range for warming or heating the
room. Prolonged use of the range without adequate
ventilation can be dangerous.
• Do not store or use gasoline or other flammable
vapors and liquids near this or any other
Explosions or fires could result.
• In the event of an electrical power outage, the surface
burners can be lit manually.
To light a surface burner,
hold a lit match to the burner head and slowly turn the
Surface Control Knob to LITE. Use caution when
lighting surface burners manually.
• Reset all controls to the "off"
position after using
a programmable
timing operation.

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