Important Note To The Owner Regarding Product Warranty; Unit Location; Unit Installation - Whirlpool GAS FURNACE 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 Lifetime 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 866-944-7575 to obtain a copy.
To register your unit, go to Click on the
manufacturer's Comfort Commitment
the bottom 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.


The furnace 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. Also, do
not store or use flammable items such as paint, varnish or
lacquer in the area.
Do not store or use chlorine or fluorine products (bleaches,
cements, strippers, aerosols) near the unit. They can corrode
the heat exchanger.
Do not use the furnace closet as storage for brooms, mops,
brushes and oily rags or cloths. The area must be kept clear,
clean and free of lint. The furnace must be kept free and clear
of exposed or loose insulation materials in the area of
installation. Examine the furnace area when the furnace or
additional insulation is added since some insulation materials
may be combustible.
Check that the furnace is always connected to an approved
vent that is in good condition, to carry combustion products
Familiarize yourself with the controls that turn off the gas and
electrical power to the furnace. If the furnace is to be shut
down at the end of the heating season, turn off both the gas
and electrical power. For safety, always turn the gas and
electrical power off before performing service or maintenance
on the furnace.
Establish a regular maintenance schedule to ensure efficient
and safe operation of the furnace. The furnace should be
checked at the beginning of each heating and cooling season
by a qualified service technician.
To avoid personal injury or fire, minimum clearances to
combustible surfaces must be followed.
Make certain the required clearances for the furnace are
always maintained. These clearances are listed on the
furnace clearance label. If any question develops, contact the
installer of the furnace, or another qualified servicer.


Examine the furnace installation to determine the following:
All flue product carrying passages external to the furnace (for
example, chimney, vent connector) are clear and free of
The vent connector is in place, slopes upward and is
physically sound without holes or excessive corrosion.
The return air duct connection is physically sound, sealed to
the furnace casing and terminates outside of the space
containing the furnace.
The physical support of the furnace is sound without sagging,
cracks or gaps around the base so as to provide a seal
between the support and the base.
There are no obvious signs of deterioration of the furnace.
Warranty link located at

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