Instruction
Manual
Hitachi Air Purifi er
with Humidifying Function
Model
EP-A6000
Thank you for purchasing a Hitachi air
purifi er.
This air purifi er is for home use only. Do
not use it for any other purpose than air
purifying.
Please read this instruction manual
carefully before use to ensure proper
Keep this manual for future reference in
an easily accessible place.
Read the "Safety Precautions"
to ensure proper use.
P.E-4
E-6
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Contents
Before Use
Features / Name of Each Component / Operation
Buttons and Indicators / Accessories · · · · · · · · ·
Safety Precautions · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · ·
Cautions on Use · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · ·
Preparations for Operation · · · · · · · · · · · · ·
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Setting Filter in Purifi er
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Inserting Batteries into Remote Controller
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Filling Water Tank
Installation · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · ·
Operating Air Purifi er
Using Remote Controller · · · · · · · · · · · · · ·
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Starting Operation
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Selecting Operation Mode
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Switching Airfl ow Rate
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Max Operation
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Using Timer
Using the Control on Purifi er · · · · · · · · · · ·
Memory Function / Sensors / Auto Detection· · · · · ·
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Memory Function
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Air Sensor
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Humidity Sensor
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Auto Detection
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Adjusting Sensor Sensitivity Setting
Useful Feature · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · ·
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Eco Operation
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Dimmer Control
Cleaning · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · ·
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When the "Clean Humidifying Filter" Indicator Comes On
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Water Tank
Humidifying Filter
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Replacing Humidifying Filter
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Water Tray / Tray Cover
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Pre-fi lter
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Purifi er Body
Dust sensor
Filter Replacement · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · ·
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Replacement Interval
Precautions on Filter Handling
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Alert Display · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · ·
Troubleshooting Guide · · · · · · · · · · · · · · ·
Replacement Parts · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · ·
Specifi cations · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · ·
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  • Page 1: Cleaning And Maintenance, Operation Of The Unit

    · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · E-17 Dimmer Control Thank you for purchasing a Hitachi air Cleaning and Maintenance purifi er. Cleaning · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · · ·...

  • Page 2

    Features / Name of Each Component / Accessories Dust sensor P.E-15 Dust sensor is capable of sensing the dusts in the air such as cigarette smoke, house dust, pollen, etc. Deodorizing filter (Nano power deodorizing filter) Humidity sensor P.E-15 Set this filter to the back Senses humidity.

  • Page 3: Remote Controller

    Operation Buttons and Indicators / P.E-OO shows a page with further description. Operation Buttons and Indicators Humidity Level P.E-10, 15 Operation Mode P.E-11 On/Off Button P.E-14 Indicates approx. humidity level in the Shows the operation mode. Use this button to start or stop opera- room during operation.

  • Page 4: Safety Precautions

    Safety Precautions Please read the following safety precautions carefully before using the air purifier. To prevent injury to the user or other people and property damage, the following instructions must be followed. Also read the precautions appearing in the text carefully to ensure proper use. Definition of each indication Incorrect operation due to ignoring instruction will cause harm or damage.

  • Page 5

    WARNING Water Tank, Water Tray and Humidifying Filter Do not operate the unit without setting any of the water tank, water tray and Handle humidifying fi lter in place. Otherwise, it may cause injury or unit failure. Do not use any detergent (neither kitchen nor laundry use) when cleaning the Water tank water tank or water tray.

  • Page 6

    fi ll it with water. due to deformation or damage. Do not look into the indicator. Use a genuine fi lter for the Hitachi Air Purifi er. It may cause injury to your eyes. Other fi lters may cause unit failure.

  • Page 7: Cautions On Use

    Cautions on Use Do not install in an unstable or sloped Do not directly fan animals and plants. place, or near any obstacles. Air drafts may adversely affect them. The unit may fall or drop, Do not place anything on the air purifier resulting in damage or unit failure.

  • Page 8

    Preparations for Operation Lay a soft cloth or the like beneath the purifier to protect the floor against scratch. CAUTION No cleaning effect is obtainable if the filter is installed with plastic bag. It may also be a cause of malfunction. Do not tip over or tilt the purifier.

  • Page 9

    Inserting Batteries into Remote Controller Remove the battery Insert batteries and close the cover. compartment cover. Insert the provided two “AAA” R03 batteries with the correct polarities as instructed. Cover Since the batteries are provided when shipped from the factory, their lives may be shorter than brand-new ones because of self-discharge.

  • Page 10

    Installation Install the purifier on a level, stable and sturdy surface. Avoid any place close to cooling or heating appliance, and select a well-ventilated place. Keep the purifier at least 90 cm away from the walls in both sides. Otherwise, discharged air will mix with surrounding air and the walls may become dirty.

  • Page 11

    The factory setting is “Air Purify”. From the second time onward, the memory function enables the operation with memorized conditions. P.E-14 Stand-by Power Consumption So long as the power plug is left inserted in AC outlet, approx. 4W power will be consumed even if the unit is not used.

  • Page 12

    Using Remote Controller (Continued) Airflow rate When “Auto” is lit, the following airflow rate is used according to the selected operation mode. The airflow rate indicators from “Silent” to “Max” are not lit. Mode Airflow Range Air Purify Silent Medium High Pollen Silent...

  • Page 13

    Max Operation (Air Purify Mode) This operation is useful when many people smoke or when you want quick cleaning of room air. The airflow indicator blinks for 5 minutes. Press button. Max(Blinking) Auto Blink The operation with Max airflow will continue for about 5 minutes. How to cancel After Max operation, the status before Max operation is resumed.

  • Page 14: Odor Sensor

    Using the Control on Purifi er On/Off Press button. Operation starts. Sensor On/Off Every time you press button, the operation mode switches in the following sequence so that you can choose a desired mode or stop. Skin Strong Pollen Humidify Purify Moisturize Deodorization...

  • Page 15: Dust Sensor

    Dust sensor Dust sensor is capable of sensing the dusts in the air such as cigarette smoke, house dust, pollen, etc. Dust sensor may fail to sense the dusts stirred up when you lay out or put away the bedding, which are signifi cantly fewer contaminants than cigarette smoke, etc. In such a case, the displayed air contamination level may appear to be lower.

  • Page 16

    Memory Function / Sensors / Auto Detection (Continued) Adjusting Sensor Sensitivity Setting Sensor sensitivity can be adjusted in 3-step fashion. Present setting is shown by the airflow In each operation mode, indicator that blinks for 5 seconds. Strong Skin Air Purify Pollen Humidify Deodorization...

  • Page 17

    When using the air purifier together with the Hitachi air purifier with ionizing function Pressing the button on the remote controller in front of the Hitachi air purifier with ionizing function (model whose ionization setting / release is switched using the remote controller) sets and releases ionization. Furthermore, pressing the ionizing button on the remote controller of the model with the ionizing function sets and releases eco operation.

  • Page 18

    Cleaning Before cleaning, be sure to stop operation and unplug the power cord from AC outlet. Do not splash water on the purifier body. Water splash can be a cause of failure. Do not use a volatile solvent, such as gasoline, thinner, benzene, wax, kerosene, alcohol, etc. or polishing powder, or detergent (neither kitchen nor laundry use).

  • Page 19

    Water Tank (Guide for cleaning: Daily) Change water daily with fresh tap water. Discard remaining water in the tank if any. Pour small quantity of tap water, tighten the cap firmly and shake to wash. (Change water and repeat the steps 2-3 times.) WARNING Do not use detergents (neither kitchen nor laundry use) for cleaning.

  • Page 20

    Cleaning (Continued) Replacing Humidifying Filter The humidifying fi lter is a consumable part. Replace it using 24 months of use as a guide (cleaning is needed once in every month). Early replacement of the fi lter is recommended if it exhibits any of the following conditions despite periodical cleaning. Heavy dirt, adhering water scale too hard to remove, harsh odors, damage or deformation Depending on the quality of tap water used, the humidifying fi...

  • Page 21

    Pre-filter (Guide for cleaning: Once a month) To clean the pre-fi lter, follow the steps below. Remove the water tank, and then pull out the water tray. P.E-9 (This is to prevent water leakage.) When you remove the tank, water may drip from the tank cap. Lay a dry cloth CAUTION before removing the water tank.

  • Page 22

    Cleaning (Continued) Purifier Body (Guide for cleaning: Once a month) Wipe off dirt on the purifi er case using a soft cloth that is moistened with water and fully wrung. For heavy dirt, use a soft cloth moistened with neutral detergent thinned with water. After removing dirt, use a dry soft cloth to wipe off moisture so that no detergent will remain.

  • Page 23: Filter Replacement

    Filter Replacement Replacement Interval The fi lters are consumable parts. The standard life of the dust fi lter is about 8 years and that of the deodorizing fi lter is about 10 years. Testing was conducted according to JEM1467 of the Japan Electric Machine Industry Association.

  • Page 24: Replacing The Filter

    Filter Replacement (Continued) Replacing the Filter For the fi lters, use the optional EP-A6000-902 (dust fi lter) and EP-A6000-903 (deodorizing fi lter). Use a genuine fi lter for the Hitachi Air Purifi er. CAUTION Other filters may cause unit failure.

  • Page 25: Troubleshooting Guide

    Alert Display Cause Symptom All airflow indicators are blinking. Faulty fan rotation. Stop the operation, unplug the power cord from AC outlet and contact your dealer for service. Troubleshooting Guide Before asking for repair check the following once again Symptom Check to see Solution Is power plug securely inserted...

  • Page 26

    Troubleshooting Guide (Continued) Symptom Check to see Solution Is there anything nearby that the Purifier may sense invisible gas component “Air Sensor” odor sensor might sense? that cannot be cleaned by filter and indicator is Any appliance generating combustion gas continue operation.

  • Page 27

    Pressing the eco button operates the ionization setting / release of the other Hitachi air purifier with ionizing function. The signals from the remote controllers Or, pressing the ionizing button on the remote are the same.

  • Page 28: Replacement Parts, Specifications

    Replacement Parts (Separately Available) Dust Filter Deodorizing filter Designate the replacement part Designate the replacement part No. EP-A6000-902 when ordering. No. EP-A6000-903 when ordering. Pre-filter Humidifying Filter Designate the replacement Designate the replacement part part No. EP-DV1000-002 when No. EP-DX40E-908 when ordering.

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