Dimplex DFP15-1132 Owner`s manual

Owner’s Manual
Model
DFP15-1131HO
DFP15-1132NG
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION: Always read this manual first
before attempting to install or use this fireplace. For your safety, always
comply with all warnings and safety instructions contained in this manual
to prevent personal injury or property damage.
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Table of Contents
Welcome & Congratulations. . . . . . . . . . 3
Important Instructions. . . . . . . . . 4
Quick Reference Guide. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
Fireplace Installation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
Operation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Maintenance. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Warranty. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Replacement Parts. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Always use a qualified technician
or service agency to repair
this fireplace.
! NOTE: Procedures and
techniques that are
considered important
enough to emphasize.
CAUTION: Procedures and
techniques which, if not
carefully followed, will result
in damage to the equipment.
Warning: Procedures
and techniques which, if not
carefully followed, will expose
the user to the risk of fire,
serious injury, or death.
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Welcome & Congratulations
Thank you and congratulations for choosing to purchase an electric
fireplace from Electralog, the world leader in electric fireplaces.
Please carefully read and save these instructions.
CAUTION: Read all instructions and warnings carefully before
starting installation. Failure to follow these instructions may result
in a possible electric shock, fire hazard and will void the warranty.
Please record your model and serial numbers below for future
reference: model and serial numbers can be found on the Model and
Serial Number Label of your fireplace.
XXXXXXX XXX
Model Number
Label
Serial Number
NO NEED TO RETURN TO THE STORE
Questions with operation or assembly? Require Parts Information?
Product Under Manufacturer’s Warranty?
Contact us at:
OR
 www.dimplex.com/customer_support
For Troubleshooting and Technical Support
 Toll-Free 1-888-346-7539
Monday to Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST
Please have your model number and product serial number ready. (See above)
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Important Instructions
When using electrical appliances,
basic precautions should always
be followed to reduce the risk of
fire, electric shock, and injury to
persons, including the following:
① Read all instructions before
using this appliance.
② The heater is hot when in use.
To avoid burns, do not let bare
skin touch hot surfaces. The trim
around the heater outlet becomes
hot during heater operation.
Keep combustible materials, such
as furniture, pillows, bedding,
papers, clothes, and curtains at
least 3 feet (0.9m) from the front
of the unit.
caution: High Temperature,
keep electrical cord, drapery, and
other furnishings at least 3FT
(0.9m) from the front of the heater
and away from the side and rear.
③ Extreme caution is necessary
when any heater is used by or
near children or invalids and
whenever the unit is left operating
and unattended.
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④ Always unplug the fireplace
when not in use.
⑤ Do not operate any unit with
a damaged cord or plug, or if the
heater has malfunctioned, or if
the fireplace has been dropped or
damaged in any manner. Return
heater to authorized service
facility for examination, electrical
or mechanical adjustment or
repair.
⑥ Do not use outdoors.
⑦ The fireplace is not intended
for use in bathrooms, laundry
areas and similar indoor locations.
Never locate heater where it may
fall into a bathtub or other water
container.
⑧ Do not run the cord under
carpeting. Do not cover crd with
throw rugs, runners or the like.
Arrange cord away from traffic
area and where it will not be
tripped over.
⑨ To disconnect the unit, turn
the controls off, then remove the
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Important Instructions
plug from the outlet.
⑩ Do not insert or allow foreign
objects to enter any ventilation
or exhaust opening as this may
cause an electric shock or fire, or
damage to the heater.
⑪ To prevent a possible fire, do
not block air intake or exhaust
in any manner. Do not use on
soft surfaces, like a bed, where
openings may become blocked.
⑫ All electrical heaters have
will fit in a polarized outlet only
one way. If the plug does not fit
fully in the outlet, reverse the
plug. If it still does not fit, contact
a qualified electrician to install
the proper outlet. Do not change
the plug in any way. This heater
is not intended for use with an
extension cord. Plug the cord
directly into an appropriate wall
receptacle.
⑮ Do not burn wood or other
materials in the fireplace.
hot and arching or sparking parts
inside. Do not use in areas where
gasoline, paint, or flammable
liquids are used or stored or
where the unit will be exposed to
flammable vapours.
⑯ Always use a certified
⑬ Do not modify the fireplace.
⑱ Disconnect all power supply
Use it only as described in
this manual. Any other use
not recommended by the
manufacturer may cause fire,
electric shock or injury to persons.
⑭ To reduce the risk of electric
shock, this appliance has a
polarized plug (one blade is
wider than the other). This plug
electrician should new circuits or
outlets be required.
⑰ Always use properly grounded,
fused and polarized outlets.
before performing any cleaning,
maintenance or relocation of the
unit.
⑲ When transporting or storing
the unit and cord, keep in a
dry place, free from excessive
vibration and store so as to avoid
damage.
SAVE THESE Instructions
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Important Instructions
! NOTE: Changes or
modifications not expressly
approved by the party responsible
for compliance could void
user's authority to operate the
equipment.
! NOTE: A 15amp, 120 volt
alternating current (VAC) circuit
is required. A dedicated circuit
is preferred but not essential in
all cases. A dedicated circuit will
be required if, after installation,
the circuit breaker trips or fuse
blows on a regular basis when the
heater is operating. Additional
appliances on the same circuit
may exceed the current rating of
the circuit breaker.
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WARNING: Ensure the power
cord is not installed so that it is
pinched or against a sharp edge
and ensure that the power cord is
stored or secured to avoid tripping
or snagging to reduce the risk
of fire, electric shock or injury to
persons.
Construction and electrical
outlet wiring must comply with
local building codes and other
applicable regulations to reduce
the risk of fire, electric shock and
injury to persons.
Do not attempt to wire your own
new outlets or circuits. To reduce
the risk of fire, electric shock or
injury to persons, always use a
licensed electrician.
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Quick Reference Guide
① The information regarding the
model of your electric fireplace
can be found on the label located
on the back of the unit.
② If you have any technical
the operation of your electric
fireplace, or require service
contact customer service.
③ For dimensions of your
fireplace, refer to Figure 1.
questions or concerns regarding
Figure 1
749.3mm
[29.5"]
260.3mm
[10.5"]
698.5mm
[27.5"]
Fireplace Installation
① After removing the firebox
and mantel from shipping box
ensure that all packaging material
between mantel and firebox is
removed.
ON/OFF switch is switched OFF.
(Refer to operation section)
③Plug the unit directly into a 15
amp/ 120 VAC outlet.
② Make sure the unit's Main
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Operation
Figure 2
C
B
A
A - Two Position On/Off Switch
(Figure 2)
The power switch controls the
electricity supply to the heater,
flame effect and pilot light. When
the switch is in the “ I ” position
the unit is ON and when the
switch is in the " O " position the
unit is OFF.
! Note: When the pilot light is
lit but flames are not present,
power is still supplied to unit
and flame effect light bulb
should be replaced.
heater operates on HIGH. The
B - Low Heat On/Off Switch must
also be in the ON position for the
high heat setting to operate.
caution: If the unit
continuously cuts out, unplug the
unit and call customer service at
1-800-346-7539.
B - Low Heat On/Off Switch
The Low Heat On/Off Switch
supplies power to the heater fan
and the heater element. When the
switch is in the ON position the
heater operates on LOW.
C - High Heat Switch
The High Heat On/Off Switch
supplies power to the heater fan
and the heater element, when the
switch is in the ON position the
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Maintenance
WARNING:
Disconnect
power before attempting any
maintenance or cleaning to
reduce the risk of fire, electric
shock or damage to persons.
Figure 3
WARNING: Any other
maintenance should be
performed by an authorized
service representative.
Bulb Replacement
Allow at least five (5) minutes for
light bulbs and heater to cool off
before touching bulbs to avoid
accidental burning of skin.
The bulb is located behind the
back panel. To gain access to
the bulb, the screws indicated in
Figure 3 (4 screws) which secure
the back panel, must be removed.
• Remove and slide out panel
as indicated on Figure 3.
• Remove the defective lamp
by unscrewing it as shown in
Figure 4.
• Replace with a 60W
E12 clear chandelier or
candelabra. Take care not to
over-tighten the bulb.
•
Figure 4
! Note: When the unit is not
in use, unplug the cord and
neatly coil the cord and set it
beside the unit.
Refit the back panel and
secure with the screws.
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Warranty
Products to which this limited warranty applies:
This limited warranty applies
to the following models of your
newly purchased Electralog
electric fireplace DFP15-1131MA
and DFP15-1132NG. This limited
warranty applies only to purchases made in any province of
Canada except for Yukon Territory, Nunavut, or Northwest Territories or in any of the 50 States
of the USA (and the District of
Columbia) except for Hawaii and
Alaska. This limited warranty
applies to the original purchaser
of the product only and is not
transferable.
Products excluded from this limited warranty:
Light bulbs are not covered by
this limited warranty and are the
sole responsibility of the owner/
purchaser. Products purchased in
Yukon Territory, Nunavut, Northwest Territories, Hawaii, or Alaska
are not covered by this limited
warranty. Products purchased
in these States, provinces, or
territories are sold AS IS without
warranty or condition of any kind
(including, without limitation, any
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of merchantability or fitness for a
particular purpose) and the entire
risk of as to the quality and performance of the products is with the
purchaser, and in the event of a
defect the purchaser assumes the
entire cost of all necessary servicing or repair.
What this limited warranty covers
and for how long:
Products covered by this limited
warranty have been tested and
inspected prior to shipment and,
subject to the provisions of this
warranty, Electralog warrants
such products to be free from
defects in material and workmanship for a period of 90 days from
the date of the first purchase of
such product.
The limited 90 day warranty
period also applies to any implied
warranties that may exist under
applicable law. Some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on
how long an implied warranty
lasts, so the above limitation may
not apply to the purchaser.
What this limited warranty does
not cover:
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Warranty
This limited warranty does not
apply to products that have been
repaired (except by Electralog or
its authorized service representatives) or otherwise altered. This
limited warranty does further not
apply to defects resulting from
misuse, abuse, accident, neglect,
incorrect installation, improper
maintenance or handling, or
operation with an incorrect power
source.
What to do when your unit ceases
to operate as described in this
manual:
Defects must be brought to the
attention of Electralog Technical
Service by contacting Electralog
at 1-888-346-7539, or 1367 Industrial Road, Cambridge Ontario, Canada N1R 7G8. Please
have proof of purchase, catalogue/model and serial numbers
available when calling. Limited
warranty service requires a proof
of purchase of the product.
What Electralog will do in the
event of a defect:
In the event a product or part
covered by this limited warranty is
proven to be defective in material
or workmanship during the 90 day
limited warranty period you have
the following rights:
• Electralog will in its sole discretion replace such defective
part(s) without charge, or if
part replacement proves not
to be commercially practicable or cannot be timely
made, Electralog may, in lieu
of replacing part(s) choose to
replace the unit.
• This limited warranty does
not entitle the purchaser to
on-site or in-home services.
On-site or in-home services
may be performed at the
purchaser’s specific request
and expense at Electralog's
then-current rates for such
services.
• The purchaser is responsible
for removal and transportation of such product or part
(and any repaired or replacement product or part) to and
from the authorized dealer’s
or service agent’s place of
business.
• Electralog will not be responsible for, and the limited
warranty services shall not
include, any expense incurred
for installation or removal of
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Warranty
the product or part (or any replacement product or part) or
any labour or transportation
costs. Such costs shall be the
purchaser’s responsibility.
What Electralog and its dealers
and service agents are also not
responsible for:
IN NO EVENT WILL Electralog, OR ITS DIRECTORS,
OFFICERS, OR AGENTS, BE LIABLE TO THE PURCHASER OR
ANY THIRD PARTY, WHETHER
IN CONTRACT, IN TORT, OR ON
ANY OTHER BASIS, FOR ANY
INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE,
EXEMPLARY, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR INCIDENTAL LOSS,
COST, OR DAMAGE ARISING
OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION
WITH THE SALE, MAINTENANCE, USE, OR INABILITY
TO USE THE PRODUCT, EVEN
IF Electralog OR ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, OR
AGENTS HAVE BEEN ADVISED
OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH
LOSSES, COSTS OR DAMAGES, OR IF SUCH LOSSES,
COSTS, OR DAMAGES ARE
FORESEEABLE. IN NO EVENT
WILL Electralog, OR ITS
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AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY
DIRECT LOSSES, COSTS, OR
DAMAGES THAT EXCEED THE
PURCHASE PRICE OF THE
PRODUCT.
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT
ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR
LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR
CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES,
SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR
EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY
TO THE PURCHASER.
How State and Provincial law
apply:
This limited warranty gives you
specific legal rights, and you may
also have other rights which vary
from jurisdiction to jurisdiction.
The provisions of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for
the Sale of Goods shall not apply
to this limited warranty or the sale
of products covered by this limited
warranty.
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Replacement Parts
Flicker Motor. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2000220100RP
Flicker Rod . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5902110100RP
Heater Assembly . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2203530200RP
On/Off Switch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2800070700RP
Heater On/Off Switch. . . . . . . . . . . . . 2800070900RP
High Heat On/Off Switch. . . . . . . . . . . 2800071000RP
Cord Set . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4100010700RP
Log Set . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0440580100RP
Front Glass . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5902080100RP
Mirror . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5902090100RP
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