Whirlpool APT40010R Specifications

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AIR PURIFIER
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Table of Contents/fndice/Table des matieres .......................... 2
Models/Modelos/Modeles :
APT40010R, APT42010M
TABLE OF CONTENTS
AIR PURIFIER SAFETY........................................3
INSTALLATION REQUIREMENTS......................4
Electrical Requirements ....................................4
Location Requirements .....................................4
AIR PURIFIER USE ..............................................4
Starting/Stopping Your Air Purifier....................4
Using the Control Panel ....................................4
Using the Remote Control (on some models) ..5
AIR PURIFIER CARE .................................. 6
Cleaning ..................................................... 6
Filter Replacement ................................... 6
TROUBLESHOOTING .................................. 7
ASSISTANCE OR SERVICE ........................... 7
In the U.S.A. and Canada ............................ 7
Replacement Filters....................................... 7
WARRANTY ........................................................ 8
iNDICE
SEGURIDAD DEL PURIFICADOR DE AIRE.......9
REQUISITOS DE INSTALACION ......................10
Requisitos electricos .......................................1O
Requisitos de ubicaci6n ..................................1O
USO DEL PURIFICADOR DE AIRE...................11
C6mo poner en marcha/detener su
purificador de aire .......................................... 11
Uso del panel de control .............................. 11
Como usar el control remoto (en algunos
modelos) ..........................................,.._
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CUIDADO DEL PURIFICADOR DE AIRE ........ 13
Limpieza ..................................................... 13
Reemplazo de las filtros ............................ 13
SOLUCION DE PROBLEMAS ..................... 14
AYUDA 0 SERVICIO TECNIC0 ................... 14
En las EE.UU. y Canada .................................. 14
Filtros de repuesto .......................................... 15
GARANTIA ..........................................................15
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TABLE DES MATIERES
SECURITE DU PURIFICATEUR D'AIR ........... 17
SPECIFICATIONS D'INSTALLATION ............. 18
Specifications electriques ..............................18
Exigences d'emplacement ............................. 18
UTILISATION DU
PURIFICATEUR D'AIR ....................................... 18
Mise en marche/arret du purificateur d'air ........ 18
Utilisation du tableau de commande ................ 19
Utilisation de la telecommande
(sur certains modeles) .................................... 20
ENERGY STAR
This product earned the ENERGY STAR
label by meeting strict energy efficiency
guidelines set by the U.S. EPA. U.S. EPA
does not endorse any manufacturer claims
of more healthful indoor air from the use of
this product.
The energy efficiency of this ENERGY STAR
qualified model is measured based on a
ratio between the model's CADR for dust
and the electrical energy it consumes , or
CADR/Watt.
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ENTRETIEN DU PURIFICATEUR D'AIR ............. 20
Nettoyage .......................................................20
Remplacement du filtre .................................... 21
DEPANNAGE .....................................................21
ASSISTANCE OU SERVICE................................. 22
Aux Etats-Unis et au Canada .............................. 22
Filtres de rechange .........................................22
GARANTIE ......................................................... 23
Este producto obtuvo la designaci6n de
ENERGY STAR al haber cumplido con los
estrictos lineamientos de eficiencia de
energfa establecidos por la Agencia de
protecci6n del medioambiente (EPA) de los
Estados Unidos. La Agencia de protecci6n
del medioambiente (EPA) de EE.UU. no
respalda ningun reclamo por parte del
fabricante en el sentido de que el uso de
este producto proporciona aire interior mas
saludable.
La eficiencia de energfa de este modelo que
reune las condiciones de ENERGY STAR se
mide segun la relaci6n entre el CADR (fndice
de emisi6n de aire limpio) para polvo del
modelo y la energfa electrica que consume,
es decir CADR/Watt (CADRNatios).
Ce produit a regu la certification ENERGY
STAR en satisfaisant aux directives strictes
de re,ndement energei!que etablies par l'EPA
aux E.-U. L'EPA aux E.-U. ne garantit pas
!'engagement du fabricant relatif un air
plus sain du fait de !'utilisation de ce produit.
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Le rendement energetique de ce modele
certifie ENERGY STAR est mesure sur la
base d'un ratio entre le debit d'air purifie
(poussiere) du modele et l'electricite
consommee,ou le ratio debit d'air purif ie/
Watt.
AIR PURIFIER SAFETY
Your safety and the safety of others are very important.
We have provided many important safety messages in this manual and on your
appliance. Always read and obey all safety messages.
This is the safety alert symbol.
This symbol alerts you to potential hazards that can kill or hurt you
and others.
All safety messages will follow the safety alert symbol and either the
word "DANGER" or 'WARNING." These words mean:
You can be killed or seriously injured
A DANG ER
A WAR N I N G
if you don't immediately follow
instructions.
You can be killed or seriously injured
if you don't follow instructions.
All safety messages will tell you what the potential hazard is, tell you how to reduce
the chance of injury, and tell you what can happen if the instructions are not followed.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
WAR NI NG: To Reduce The Risk Of Fire or Electrical Shock,Do Not Use The
Air Purifier With Any Solid-State Speed Control Device.
WARNI NG: To Reduce The Risk Of Fire Or ElectricalShock And Injury To
Persons, Do Not Use In A Window.
Unplug air purifier before servicing.
READ AND SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS
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INSTAILATION
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REQUIREMENTS
Staiting/Stt>pping Yow·Air Purifier
.slectrical Hequieements
Electrical Connection
• To properly install your air purifier, plug
the 2 prong power cord into a grounded
120-volt outlet.
• This appliance has a polarized plug (one
blade is wider than the other). To reduce
the risk of electric shock, this plug is
intended to 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. Do
not attempt to defeat this safety feature.
Location Requirements
NOTE: Before operating the air purifier,
record the date of installation on the HEPA
filter.Under normal conditions, the HEPA
filter should be replaced annually, and the
pre-filter should be replaced every
3 months. To remove and replace either
filter, see "Filter Replacement" in "Air Purifier
Care."
This manual covers several different models.
The air purifier you have purchased may
have some or all of the features listed.
NOTE: Your model may differ from the one
shown.
Control Panel
NOTE: Your model may differ from the one
shown.
A. Fan speed button
A. 6 " (15.2 cm) minimum clearance
• You will need a level surface at least 6"
(15.2 cm) from heat sources such as
ranges or heaters.
• Do not block air openings or place air
cleaner on a soft surface such as a bed
or sofa.
• Operate indoors only.
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B. Auto fan speed button
C. Timer plus "+" button
D. Dust sensor LED (on
some models)
E. HEPA filter reset
button
F. Power button
G. Remote control
receiver
H. Timer on/ off
button
I. Pre-filter reset
button
J. VOC sensor LED
K. Timer minus "- "
button
L. Sleep mode
button
Usir1g the Cont:!:'ane!
1. Plug the 2 prong polarized plug into a
grounded outlet.
2. Press POWER to turn on the air purifier.
All segments of the Timer Display will
light, the fan speed will be set to Low
speed, and the green LED indicator light
will turn on.
3. Press FAN SPEED until the indicator
light comes on for the desired speed.
See "Fan Speed."
4. Press TIMER ON/OFF to set the timer.
See "Timer."
5. Press POWER to turn off the air purifier.
Fan Speed
Press FAN SPEED until the indicator light
Filter Status Lights
The Pre-filter and HEPA filter LEDs will
change to red when it is time to replace the
filters. See "Filter Replacement" in the "Air
Purifier Care" section.
Using the Remote Control (on some
models)
c omes on for the desired speed .
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Fan Speed
Low
Medium
High
Result
Best product sound
Slower cleaning power
Maximum cleaning power
Sleep Mode
Press SLEEP MODE to set to Low fan
speed for 8 hours.After 8 hours the fan
speed will return to the previously selected
setting. To exit Sleep Mode before 8 hours,
press SLEEP MODE, FAN SPEED, TIMER
ON/OFF or POWER.
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ADJUSTMENT
Timer
1. Press TIMER ON/OFF to turn on the
timer.The timer automatically sets to
8 hours.
2. Press TIMER "-" (minus) button to
decrease the number of hours before air
purifier turns off.
3. Press TIMER "+" (plus) button to
increase the numbers of hours up to
18 hours before air purifier turns off.
4. Press TIMER ON/OFF or POWER to turn
off the timer.
VOC and Dust Sensor (on some
models)
Press AUTO on the control panel to
automatically set the fan speed based on
the quality of the air detected by the Dust
Sensor (on some models) or the Volatile
Organic Compound (VOC) Sensor.The LED
sensors will change from green (good air
quality) to amber (dust, pollen or voe
gases detected).
NOTE: Auto can be set on the control panel
SPEED
:
SLEEP
MODE
NOTE: Install 2 AAA batteries (not included)
into the remote control before use.
1. Press ON • OFF to turn on the air
purifier.
2. Press SLEEP MODE to choose Sleep
only. Fan speed is set automatically,
depending on air quality.
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mode.
3. Press SPEED to choose the desired
fan speed.
4. Press the Timer Adjustment plus "+"
or minus "-" button to set the timer
from 1 to 18 hours.
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AIR PURIFIER CARE
Cleaning
Filter Locations
A. Rear grille
B. Release tab
C. Pre-filter
D. HEPA filters
1. Press POWER to turn off the air purifier.
2. Unplug air purifier or disconnect power.
3. Press the release tab on the rear of the
air purifier.Gently pull the rear grille
away from the unit and remove.
4. Remove both HEPA filters and the prefilter and set aside. Do not try to wash
and reuse either the HEPA filters or the
pre-filter.
5. Clean the air purifier with a soft, damp
cloth.
6. Gently wash the rear grille in soapy
water.
NOTE: The grille is not dishwasher safe.
7. Insert the 2 HEPA filters into the air
purifier. Insert the pre-filter under the
tabs on the rear grille. See the "Filter
Replacement" section.
8. Place the tabs on the bottom of the rear
grille into the slots in the air purifier.
Gently close the grille until the grille
locks into place.
9. Plug in air purifier or reconnect power.
10. Press POWER to turn on the air purifier.
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Filtc1
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NOTE: The pre-filter and HEPA filter LEDs
will c::hange to red when it is time to replace
the filters. For the most efficient operation of
the air purifier, under normal conditions it is
recommended that you replace the pre-filter
every 3 months and the HEPA filter every
year. See "Replacement Filters" in the
"Assistance or Service" section.
1. Press POWER to turn off the air purifier.
2. Unplug air purifier or disconnect power.
3. Press the release tab on the rear of the
air purifier. Gently pull the rear grille
away from the unit and remove.
4. Remove and replace the indicated filter.
Install the new HEPA filters in the same
direction shown by the arrow located on
the filter frame. Install the new pre-filter
by placing it under the tabs on the rear
grille.See the "Filter Locations"
illustration.
NOTE: Do not try to wash and reuse
either the HEPA filters or the pre-filter.
5. Place the tabs on the bottom of the rear
grille into the slots in the air purifier.
Gently close the grille until the grille
locks into place.
6. Plug in air purifier or reconnect power.
7. Press POWER to turn on the air purifier.
8. To reset the HEPA filter status, press the
HEPA Filter Reset button and hold for
5 seconds. The HEPA filter timer will
reset.
9. To reset the pre-filter status, press the
Pre-Filter Reset button and hold for
5 seconds. The pre-filter timer will reset.
NOTES:
• Pressing the filter reset buttons
before either filter LED changes to
red will not reset the filter timer.
• Use of a non-Whirlpool filter or
failure to replace the filter regularly
will invalidate this warranty.
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TROUBLESHOOTING
First try the solutions suggested here and possibly avoid the cost of a service
call...
Air purifier will not run
• Check the following:
Is the air purifier turned on?
Is the 2 prong power cord plugged into a
grounded outlet?
Has a household fuse blown, or has a
circuit breaker tripped? Replace the fuse
or reset the circuit breaker. If the
problem continues, call an electrician.
Was a regular fuse used? Use a timedelay fuse or time-delay circuit breaker.
ASSISTANCE OR SERVICE
Before calling for assistance or service,
please check "Troubleshooting." It may save
you the cost of a service call. If you still need
help, follow the instructions below.
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When calling, please know the purchase
date and the complete model and serial
number of your appliance. This information
will help us to better respond to your
request.
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Call the Customer Service Center toll free:
1-866-990-7365.
Our consultants provide assistance
with:
• Features and specifications on our full
line of appliances.
• Installation information.
• Use and maintenance procedures.
• Accessory and repair parts sales.
• Specialized customer assistance
(Spanish speaking, hearing impaired,
limited vision, etc.).
• Referrals to local dealers,repair parts
distributors and service companies.
Designated service technicians are
trained to fulfill the product warranty and
provide after-warranty service,
anywhere in the United States and
Canada.
Canada
To locate the designated service
company in your area, you can also look
in your telephone directory Yellow
Pages.
For further assistance
If you need further assistance, you can write
to Master Brands HK Limited with any
questions or concerns at:
Master Brands HK Limited
c/o CCRG Teleservices
4240 Ridge Lea Road, Suite 29
Amherst , NY 14226
Please include a daytime phone number in
your correspondence.
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Replacement filters may be ordered by calling our Customer Service Center at
1-866-990-7365.
You may also visit our website www.whirlpoolairpurifiers.com.
NOTE: This information is also located on the HEPA filter for your convenience.
Air Purifier Model HEPA Filter Replacement Part Pre-Filter Replacement
Number
Number
Part Number
APT40010R
APT42010M
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1183900 (2 required)
817500
MANUFACTURER'S FIVE YEAR LIMITED WARRANTY
ONE YEAR LIMITED WARRANTY
For one year from the date of purchase, if the air purifier fails when operated and
maintained according to instructions attached to or furnished with the product, Master
Brands HK Limited will repair or,at our option, replace your air purifier.Your replacement
unit is covered by our one year limited warranty. This warranty does not cover the
replacement HEPA (High Efficiency Particulate Air) filter or pre-filter.Use of a nonWhirlpool filter or failure to replace the filter regularly will invalidate this warranty.Keep this
book and your sales receipt together for future reference.You must provide proof of
purchase or installation date for in-warranty service.
SECOND THROUGH FIFTH YEAR LIMITED WARRANTY ON AIR PURIFIER MOTOR
For five years from the date of purchase, if the air purifier motor fails when operated and
maintained according to instructions attached to or furnished with the product, Master
Brands HK Limited will repair or, at our option, replace your air purifier.
Master Brands HK Limited will not pay for:
1. Service calls to instruct you on how to use your air purifier, to replace house fuses or
correct house wiring or reset circuit breakers, or to replace owner accessible air filters.
2. Replacement when your air purifier is used in other than normal, single-family
household use.
3. Damage resulting from accident , alteration, misuse, abuse, fire, floods , acts of God,
improper installation, installation not in accordance with local electrical codes, or use
of products not approved by Master Brands HK Limited.
4. Replacement parts, repair labor costs and/or replacement of a "failed" air purifier for
units operated outside the United States and Canada.
5. Repairs to parts or systems resulting from unauthorized modifications made to the
appliance.
6. Shipping or freight charges to return products for warranty service to Master Brands
HK Limited.
7. Damage resulting from improper packing of products returned for warranty service.
If you reside in the United States or Canada and your Whirlpool® air purifier should
fail within the first year of ownership or the motor fails in the second through fifth
year:
1. Call our Customer Service Center 1-866-990-7365 (toll-free).
2. Give the consultant your complete model and serial numbers.
3. The consultant will identify the designated service center nearest your location.
4. You will be responsible for insurance and freight or other transportati on to our service
center.Please include your name and address on a piece of paper along with a copy
of the proof of purchase (register receipt, credit card charge slip, etc.). The air purifier
should be properly packaged to avoid damage in transit since we will not be
responsible for any such damage.
5. Master Brands HK Limited will return the repaired unit, or at our option, an identical or
comparable air purifier to your door free of charge.
MASTER BRANDS HK LIMITED SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR INCIDENTAL OR
CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.
Some states and provinces do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or
consequential damages, so this exclusion or limitation may not apply to you. This warranty
gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other rights which vary from state to
state and province to province.
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