Your safety and the safety of
others are very important.
We have provided many important
safety messagesin this manual and
on your appliance. Always read and
obey all safety messages.
This is the safety alert symbol.
This symbol alerts you to
potential hazardsthat can kill
or hurt you and others.
All safety messages will follow the
safety alert symbol and either the word
"DANGER" or "WARNING".These
You can be killed or seriously injured
if you don't follow instructions.
All safety messageswill tell you what
the potential hazard is, tell you how to
reduce the chance of injury, and tell
you what can happen if the instructions
are not followed.
Observe all governing
codes and ordinances.
Proper installation is your
• Have a qualified technician install this
• Comply with installation clearances
specified on the model/serial rating
if installation is non-vented
(recirculating}, you must use Non-Vent
(recirculating) Kit Part No. 4396273,
available from your dealer.The kit fits
The model/serial rating plate is located
inside the range hood.To access,
remove the grease filters.
Range hood location should be away
from strong draft areas, such as windows,
doors and strong heating vents.
Grounded electrical connection is
required. See "Electrical requirements;'
Important: This hood must be a
minimum of 24" (61 cm} above cooking
All openings in ceiling and wall where
range hood wUl be installed must be
Tools and materials
needed for installation:
• UL- or CSA-listed
1/2" (12.5 ram}
• 1-1/2" (4.0 cm)
(for range hood)
• 1 wall or roof cap
• keyhole saw
• power supply
cable (if not
• sabre or jig saw
• metal snips
• tape (for template)
• metal vent system
• duct tape
(if not previously
• four 2-3/4"
(7 cm) screws
• four 2" (5.1 cm) screws
WARNING -- TO REDUCE THE
RISK OF FIRE, ELECTRIC
SHOCK, OR INJURY TO
PERSONS, OBSERVE THE
Installation work and electrical
wiring must be done by qualified
person(s) in accordance with all
applicable Codes and Standards,
including fire related construction.
Sufficient air is needed for proper
combustion and exhausting of
gases through the flue (chimney)
of fuel burning equipment to
prevent back drafting. Follow the
heating equipment manufacturer's
guideline and safety standards
such as those published by the
National Fire Protection
Association (NFPA), and the
American Society of Heating
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
Engineers (ASHRAE), and the
local code authorities.
When cutting or drilling into wall
or ceiling, do not damage
electrical wiring and other hidden
Ducted fans must always be
vented to the outdoors.
reduce the risk
of fire, use only metal ductwork.
This unit must be grounded.
Copies of the standards
listed may be
* National Fire Protection
** CSA International
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important: Observe all governing
codes and ordinances.
it is the customer's responsibility:
* To contact a qualified electrical
, To assure that the electrical
installation is adequate and in
conformance with National
Electrical Code, ANSI/NFPA 70
- latest edition*,
Standards C22.1-94, Canadian
Electrical Code, Part 1 and
C22.2 No.0-M91 - latest
and all local codes
if codes permit and a separate ground
wire is used, it is recommended
a qualified electrician determine that
the ground path is adequate.
A 120-volt, 60-Hz, AC-only, fused
electrical system is required on a
separate 15-amp circuit, fused on
both sides of the line.
Do not ground to a gas pipe.
Check with a qualified electrician if
you are not sure range hood is
Do not have a fuse in the neutral or
electrical inspector's use.
The range hood must be connected
with copper wire only.
The range hood should be
connected directly to the fused
disconnect (or circuit breaker) box
through flexible armored or
sheathed copper cable.
Wire sizes (COPPER WIRE ONLY) and
must conform with the
rating of the appliance as specified
on the model/serial
Wire sizes must conform to the
of the National
Electrical Code ANSl/NFPA 70 -
latest edition*, or CSA Standards
C22.1-94, Canadian Electrical Code
Part 1 and C22.2 No. 0-M91 - latest
and all local codes and
A U.L.- or CSA-listed strain relief must
be provided at each end of the power
supply cable (at the range hood and
at the junction box).