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Important Note To The Owner Regarding Product Warranty; Unit Location - Whirlpool WPHI-116B User Instructions

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Product contains fiberglass wool. Disturbing the insulation
in this product during installation, maintenance or repair
will expose you to fiberglass wool. Breathing this may
cause lung cancer. (Fiberglass wool is known to the State
of California to cause cancer.) Fiberglass wool may also
cause respiratory, skin and eye irritation. To reduce
exposure or for further information, consult material safety
data sheets available from address shown below.
This product contains or produces a chemical or
chemicals which may cause serious illness or death and
which are known to the State of California to cause
cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm.
To avoid possible equipment damage, personal injury, fire
or death, the following instructions must be observed
regarding unit location, air requirements and operating
Heating unit should not be utilized without reasonable,
routine inspection, maintenance and supervision. If the
building in which any such device is located will be
vacant, care should be taken that such device is
routinely inspected, maintained and monitored. In the
event that the building may be exposed to freezing
temperatures and will be vacant, all water-bearing pipes
should be drained, the building should be properly
winterized and the water source closed. In the event
that the building may be exposed to freezing
temperatures and will be vacant, any hydronic coil units
should be drained as well, and, in such case, alternative
heat sources should be utilized.
To receive the 20-Year Heat Exchanger Limited Warranty and the
10-Year Parts Limited Warranty, online registration must be
completed within 60 days of installation. Online registration is not
required in California or Quebec.
Full warranty details and instructions are available at
Your warranty certificate is supplied as a separate document with
the unit installed by your contractor. Read the limited warranty
certificate carefully to determine what is and is not covered. Keep
the warranty certificate in a safe place. If you are unable to locate
the warranty certificate, please contact your installing contractor,
or contact customer service at 1-866-944-7575 to obtain a copy.
To register your unit, go to Click on the
Warranty link located at the bottom
Comfort Commitment
center of the home page. Next, click on the Click Here to Register
Your Product link located at the top center of the page, and
complete the forms in the manner indicated.


This unit is approved only for an outdoor installation. See the
installation instructions for the required clearances to the unit. It
is important that safety measures are taken in the surrounding
area of the unit.
Gutters or deflectors must be installed on the roof to prevent
water from shedding on the unit.
An area must be available to reach the unit in a clear and
unobstructed path.
The unit area and the vicinity of any other gas appliances
must be kept clear and free of combustible materials,
gasoline, and other flammable vapors and liquids.
Do not store or use flammable items such as paint, varnish,
or lacquer in the area.
The combustion air supply must not be contaminated by
products containing chlorine or fluorine, as they could
corrode the heat exchanger. If you need further information
on this subject, contact your installing dealer or another
qualified servicer.
Familiarize yourself with the controls that turn off the gas and
electrical power to the unit.
Establish a regular service and maintenance schedule to
ensure efficient and safe operation of the unit.
The unit must be placed where no runoff water from higher
ground can collect in the unit.


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