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Installation Requirements; Tools And Parts - Whirlpool GXW6530DXS2 Installation Instructions And Use & Care Manual

30" and 36" wall mount canopy range hood
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INSTALLATION REQUIREMENTS
Gather the required tools and parts before starting installation.
Read and follow the instructions
provided with any tools listed
here.
Tools needed
Level
Drill with 11¼ '' (3.0 cm), 1/8"(3.2 mm), and %e" (7.9 mm)
drill bits
Pencil
Wire stripper or utility knife
Tape measure or ruler
Pliers
Caulking gun and weatherproof
caulking compound
Vent clamps
Jigsaw or keyhole saw
Flat-blade screwdriver
Metal snips
Phillips screwdriver
Metric Allen wrench set
Parts needed
Home power supply cable
1/2"(12.7 mm) UL listed or CSA approved strain relief
3 UL listed wire connectors
For vented installations,
you will also need:
1 wall or roof cap
Metal vent system
For non-vented
(recirculating)
installations,
you will also
need:
Recirculation
Kit Part Number W10294733 for non-vented
(recirculating)
installations only. See "Assistance
or Service"
section to order.
6" (15.2 cm) dia. round metal vent duct - length required is
determined by ceiling height.
Parts supplied
Remove parts from packages. Check that all parts are included.
Hood canopy assembly with blower, vent transition, light bulb
and canopy glass already installed
Metal grease filter
Vent cover support bracket
Mounting template
2-piece vent cover
4-4x8screws
6- 5 x 45 mm mounting screws
2 - 8 x 40 mm wall anchors
4- 10 x 50 mm wall anchors
T-10 Torx t adapter
T-20 Torx t adapter
t®TORX
is a registered trademark
of Acument
Intellectual
Properties, LLC
IMPORTANT: Observe all governing codes and ordinances.
Have a qualified technician install the range hood. It is the
installer's responsibility
to comply with installation clearances
specified on the model/serial rating plate. The model/serial
rating
plate is located behind the left filter on the rear wall of the vent
hood.
Canopy hood location should be away from strong draft areas,
such as windows, doors and strong heating vents.
Cabinet opening dimensions that are shown must be used. Given
dimensions
provide minimum clearance.
Grounded electrical outlet is required. See "Electrical
Requirements"
section.
The canopy hood is factory set for venting through the roof or
wall. For non-vented
(recirculating) Installation see "Non-vented
(recirculating) Installations"
in "Prepare Location" section.
Recirculation
Kit Part Number W10294733 is available from your
dealer or an authorized parts distributor.
All openings in ceiling and wall where canopy hood will be
installed must be sealed.
For Mobile Home Installations
The installation of this range hood must conform to the
Manufactured
Home Construction
Safety Standards, Title 24
CFR, Part 328 (formerly the Federal Standard for Mobile Home
Construction
and Safety, Title 24, HUD, Part 280) or when such
standard is not applicable, the standard for Manufactured
Home
Installation 1982 (Manufactured
Home Sites, Communities
and
Setups) ANSI A225.1/NFPA 501A, or latest edition, or with local
codes.
Product Dimensions
10%"
13¾6"
liil
(50.8 crn) ___
30" (76.2 crn) or
36" (91.4 crn)

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