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Honeywell 5800CO Installation And Setup Manual

Carbon monoxide detector with built-in wireless transmitter.
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The 5800CO is a 3V battery powered wireless Carbon Monoxide (CO)
detector intended for use with wireless alarm systems that support
5800 series devices. Refer to control/communicator installation
instructions for compatibility.
Compatible Controls: This detector can be used with 5800 series
compatible controls (Listed to UL864 and/or UL985) that support a
carbon monoxide zone type and utilize a 5881 receiver.
The detector consists of an electrochemical carbon monoxide
sensor assembly coupled to a wireless transmitter. The
transmitter can send alarm, trouble, end-of-life, tamper, and
battery condition messages to the system's receiver. Refer to the
wireless system's instructions for the maximum number of
transmitters that can be supported.
NOTICE: These instructions should be left with the
owner/user of this equipment.
IMPORTANT: This detector must be tested and maintained
regularly following NFPA 720 requirements.
WARNING: This product is not intended for use in industrial
factories or commercial parking garages.
Detector Description
• Listed to UL standard 2075
CO sensitivity is evaluated to UL 2034
• Supervised
• Local sounder
• Dual LED's
• Test/Hush button
• Surface mount to wall or ceiling
• Optional drywall anchors included
The 5800CO contains a piezoelectric horn which generates the ANSI
S3.41 temporal 4 pattern in an alarm condition (see note below Table
1 for temporal 4 pattern). In alarm, a message is also sent to the
control panel and the detector's zone number is displayed at the
console. The alarm message is transmitted every 4 seconds until the
carbon monoxide condition has cleared and the detector has reset.
During an alarm condition, pressing the detector's test button will
silence the piezoelectric horn for five minutes. Once the detector has
reset, a RESTORE message is transmitted to the control panel and
the transmitter's zone number can be cleared from the panel. The
mounting base installation is simplified by the incorporation of
features compatible with drywall fasteners or other methods that
provide a method for securing the detector in place.
Two LEDs and a sounder on the detector provide local visual and
audible indication of the detector's status as listed in Table 1.
During initial power-up, the red and green LEDs will blink together
once every 10 seconds four times. It takes about 30 seconds for the
detector's CO sensor to stabilize (see Table 1).
After power-up has completed and the detector is functioning
normally, the green LED blinks once every 10 seconds. The LED
indication must not be used in place of the tests specified under
5800CO Carbon Monoxide Detector
with Built-in Wireless Transmitter
Table 1: Detector LED Modes
Green LED
Normal (standby)
Blinks every
10 seconds
Low Battery
Detector Trouble
Detector End-of-
Power Up
Blinks every
10 secs
(w/red LED)
† Temp 4 pattern is repeated pattern of four short beeps followed by
a five second pause. If ambient conditions return to normal, the
detector will self-restore out of alarm and into the previous mode.
†† Red and green LEDs blink a total of four times, once every 10
Hush feature: If required, the audible alarm can be silenced for five
minutes by pushing the Test button. The red alarm light will
continue to flash in temp-4 pattern. If carbon monoxide is still
present after the 5-minute hush period, the audible alarm will sound.
The hush feature will not operate at levels above 350 ppm (parts per
million) carbon monoxide.
Trouble feature: When the sensor supervision is in a trouble
condition, the detector will send a trouble signal to the panel. The red
LED blinks once every five seconds. Trouble conditions include an
open circuit, sensor removal (tamper), and sensor end of life.
End of Life Timer feature: When the detector has reached the end
of its life, the detector will send a trouble signal to the panel. This
indicates that the CO sensor inside the detector has passed the end
of its life and the detector must be replaced. This detector's lifespan
is approximately six years from the date of manufacture. Refer to
Detector Replacement section.
Low Battery Detection: The 5800CO is powered by a single 3-volt
CR123A or DL123A Lithium battery (included). The detector checks
for a low battery at least every 65 minutes. If a low battery is
detected, the transmitter sends a low battery message to the control
panel, which beeps and displays the detector's zone number. In
addition, the red LED of the detector will blink every 45 seconds.
After 7 days the detector's horn will "chirp" about every 45 seconds
(red LED continues to blink) for up to 30 days. Pressing the test
button during this time will silence the chirps for 12 hours, if no
other trouble conditions exist. The battery should be replaced
BEFORE the chirps begin. Be sure to replace the battery with a fresh
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC rules and RSS210 of
Industry Canada. Operation is subject to the following two
conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and
(2) This device must accept any interference received, including
interference that may cause undesired operation.
Unauthorized changes or modifications could void the user's
authority to operate the equipment.
Blinks every
Temporal 4
1 second
Blinks every
Chirp every 45
45 seconds
sec beginning 7
for 37 days
days after LED
blinks, continues
30 days
Blinks every
One chirp every
5 seconds
45 seconds
Blinks every
One chirp every
10 seconds
45 seconds
Blinks every
10 secs
(w/green LED)


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    Built-in Wireless Transmitter INSTALLATION AND SETUP GUIDE Table 1: Detector LED Modes GENERAL INFORMATION The 5800CO is a 3V battery powered wireless Carbon Monoxide (CO) Green LED Red LED Sounder detector intended for use with wireless alarm systems that support...

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    “enroll” the detector’s serial number into the system (see the detector are reported on one protection zone, which is programmed as PROGRAMMING section). carbon monoxide zone type (zone type 14 for Honeywell residential controls). Mounting Procedure Events reported include the following: Once a suitable location is found, mount the detector as follows: 1.

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    (alarm installation, try moving the detector to another location that occurs if system is armed). The 5800CO detector includes a tamper- provides proper reception. Also be sure that the detector has resistant feature that prevents removal from the mounting base been “enrolled”...

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    (i.e. smoke detector zones). Therefore, the disoriented that they are unable to save themselves by either exiting 5800CO detector must be programmed as a non-fire zone. See the the building or calling for assistance. control’s Installation Instructions for the appropriate carbon Also young children and pets may be the first to be affected.

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