WS-38U30SS WS-38U36SS WS-38U42SS WS-38U48SS OPERATION MANUAL (For residential and indoor use only) Please read and save this guide through before using your range hood. Store the guide away in a safe place so that you will know where it is, when you want to refer to it. Table of Contents A. Important Safety Instructions ---------------------------- P.1 B. Safety Notes ------------------------------------------------- P.3 C. Tools and Materials Required ----------------------------- P.4 D. Accessory Package ----------------------------------------- P.4 E. Preparing the Range Hood -------------------------------- P.5 F. Preparing the Installation Location ----------------------- P.6 G. Providing Electrical Power --------------------------------- P.7 H. Remove and Reinstall Baffle filters ---------------------- P.8 I. Maintenance Instruction J Ducting ---------------------------------- P.9 ------------------------------------------------------- P.9 K. Vertical Rectangular Ducting ----------------------------- P.10 L. Rear Rectangular Ducting --------------------------------- P.11 M. Mounting Range Hood to Cabinet ------------------------ P.13 N. Mounting Range Hood Without Cabinet ---------------- P.14 P. Making the Electrical Connection ------------------------- P.16 Q. Use and Care ------------------------------------------------- P.16 R. Troubleshootings -------------------------------------------- P.19 S. Replace The LED Light -------------------------------------- P.19 T. Parts Layout Diagram --------------------------------------- P.20 U. Circuit Diagram ---------------------------------------------- P.22 V. Recirculation Kit Installation ------------------------------ P.23 W. Body size ------------------------------------------------------- P.23 WARNING Due to sharp edge, please wear " Safety Workman Gloves" for installation, cleaning, light bulb changing and dismantling to reduce the risk of any bodily injuries. Safety Workman Gloves A. Important Safety Insturctions CAUTION- To reduce risk of fire and to properly exhaust air, make sure to properly exhaust air. Be sure to duct air outside- Do not vent exhaust air into spaces within walls, ceilings, attics, crawl spaces, or garages. WARNING- To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not use this fan with any solid- state speed control device. WARNING- TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE, ELECTRIC SHOCK, OR INJURY, TO PERSONS,OBSERVE THE FOLLOWING: A. DO NOT spray any liquid form cleaner on hood surface including lights and control switch. To clean the range hood, spray liquid form cleaner directly onto cleaning cloth for hood cleaning. B. Use this unit only in the manner intended by the manufacturer. If you have questions, contact the manufacturer. C. Before servicing or cleaning the unit, switch power off at service panel to prevent power from being switched on accidentally. D. When the service disconnecting means cannot blocked, securely fasten prominent warning device such as a tag to service panel. CAUTION- For general ventilating use only. Do not use to exhaust hazardous or explosive materials and vapours. WARNING- TO REDUCE THE RISK OF A RANGE TOP GREASE FIRE: A- Never leave surface units unattended at high settings. Boil over cause smoking and greasy spillovers that may ignite. Heat oils slowly on low or medium settings. B- Always turn hood on when cooking at high heat or when cooking flaming foods. (ie, Craepes suzetter, charries jubilee, peppercorn beef flambe) C- Clean ventilating fans frequently. Grease should not be allowed to accumulate on fan or filter. D- Use proper pan size. Always use cookware appropriate for the size of the surface element. 1 WARNING- To reduce the risk of injury in the event of a range top grease fire, observe the following: A- SMOTHER FLAMES with a close- fitting lid, cookie sheet, or metal tray, then turn off the burner. Be careful to prevent burns. If the flames do not go out immediately, EVACUATE AND CALL THE FIRE DEPARTMENT. B- NEVER PICK UP A FLAMING PAN - You may be burned. C- DO NOT USE WATER including wet dishcloths or towelsa violent steam explosion will result. D- USE AN EXTINGUISHER ONLY IF: 1. You know you have a CLASS ABC extinguisher, and you already know how to operate it. 2. The fire is small and contained in the area where it started. 3. The fire department is being called. 4. You can fight the fire with your back to an exit. WARNING- Sufficient air is needed for proper combustion and exhausting of gases through the flue (chimney) of fuel burning equipment to prevent back drafting. Follow the heating equipment manufacturer's guideline and safety standards such as these published by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA),and the American Society for Heating. Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE), and the local code authorities. Keep the range hood clean. WARNING- To reduce the risk of fire, use only metal duct work. 2 B. Safety Notes 1. All electrical work must be done in accordance with local and/or national electrical code as applicable for safety. This product must be grounded if your are unfamiliar with methods of installing electrical wiring, secure the services of a qualified electrician. 2. Turn off power at service entrance before installing wiring or servicing this product. (120 volt for range hood. 220 volt for electric range if any) 3. Turn off power to avoid risk of fire, electric shock, or injury for cleaning or maintenance such as lubrication. 4. Fireplaces, gas furnaces, water heaters, require proper flow of combustion air and exhaust. Make sure this flow is not altered when using any exhaust fan. 5. Please read specification label on product for further information and requirements. 6. Please wear "Safety Gloves" for installation, cleaning, light bulb changing and dismantling to reduce the risk of any injuries. CAUTION- To reduce the risk of fire and to properly exhaust air, be sure to duct air outside. Do not vent exhaust air into spaces within walls or ceilings or into attics crawl spaces or garages. 3 C. Tools and Materials Required Drill, electric of ratchet driver, with 3/16" wood bit (for drilling starter holes and 1 ¼ ” wood bit (to drill an access holes in the cabinet or kitchen wall for the electric power line) One common screwdriver. Plier (for opening electrical knockout). Two 1" (thick)x2" (wide)x12" (approximate length) wood strips for recessed bottom kitchen cabinet installation only. (Purchase locally). Electrical wire and supplies to comply with local cords. Four 1 ¼ ” long flat head wood screws (purchase locally) to mount wood strips. Pencil and ruler for marking locations. Saber saw or keyhole saw for cutting the 1"x2" wood strips to length. D. Accessory Package 1. Wood screws 3/16" x 1" L 6pcs. 2. Wire connector with spring 3pcs. 3. Washer 6pcs. 4. 6”/7” Vertical starting round collar 1pc. 4 E. Preparing The Range Hood 1. Remove the top electrical Electrical Knockout knockout, you may plan to bring power to the range hood either through the cabinet or through the wall (Fig.1) Fig.1 2. Insert a screwdriver into the knockout slot and bend the knockout back and forth. (Fig.2) 3. You may have to use pliers to pull the loosened knockout free.(Fig.3) Fig.3 Fig.2 28”-32” 4. When installed, the bottom edge of your range hood should be 28" ~ 32" above the top of the cooking surface. (Fig.4) Fig.4 5 F. Preparing The Installation Location 1. If you want to move the electric range to make room for working on the cabinet turn off the 220 volt power for the electric range at the service entrance. 2. Before moving a gas range, shut off the gas. NOTE: SKIP FOLLOWING STEPS 3A THROUGH 3D IF THE HOOD IS TO BE MOUNTED ON A CABINET WITH A FLUSH BOTTOM . 3. For installation onto a recessed bottom cabinet: a. Measure the space (under the cabinet between the inside front edge and inside back edge (Fig.5). With a saber saw, cut two 1"x2" wood filler strips (purchased locally) to fill in the bottom of the cabinet. b. Start a 1 ¼ " long wood screw (purchased locally) about 3" from each end of the 1"x2" wood strips (Fig.6) c. Position the strips on the cabinet bottom and screw the strips securely to the cabinet (Fig.7) d. For a more secure installation, drill four 3/16" holes from inside the cabinet, down into the wood filler strips. Insert screws into the starter holes in cabinet and tighten screws until wood filler strips are secured under cabinet. 4. Center the hood in place beneath the cabinet and flush with the front of the cabinet. Mark the following: a. The six keyhole mounting slots for the hood. Mark these onto the bottom of the cabinet; or, if the cabinet bottom is recessed. Onto the wood strips (Fig.7) b. The electrical knockout hole. (Fig.1) Fig.6 Fig.5 6 C. Screw the four 1" wood screws (for mounting the hood) into the exact center of the arrow and into the keyhole mounting slots marked on the cabinet bottom (for flush installations), or marked on the 1” x2” wood strips (for Strips secured recessed cabinet installation) (Fig.7) Do not turn the mounting screws in all Fig.7 the way. Allow 3/8" of screw to project, so the hood can be fitted place. (The screws will be tightened later) G. Providing Electrical Power 1. After turning off the proper 120 volt circuit at the service entrance, drill out the electrical power line access hole marked on the cabinet bottom or wall. Use a 1 ¼ ”wood bit. (Fig. 8) 2. Fish the electrical power line through the access hole drilled in the wall or bottom of the cabinet. Attach an appropriate connector (purchased locally) to the end of the power line for the type of wiring being installed. Follow all codes. (Fig.9) Safety Warning: If drilling into the walls, be careful not to cut existing electrical cables, which would create a hazard. Color: green/white/black 1 " bit Connecter Fig.8 Fig.9 7 H. Remove and Reinstall Baffle filters ② ① 1. Wear safety workman gloves and 2. Push Baffle filter down ward ①, hold the handles of Baffle filter. then pull a little back ②. ③ 4. Pick up the inner oil collector. 3. Lift up the Baffle filter ③. NOTE : Reinstalling Baffle filters. Reverse the steps as removing Baffle filters. For mounting under cabinet 1. After above step H, then continue the following steps. 2. Remove 2 screws on the spacer(s). 3. Remove spacer(s). 4. Key hole to mount to under cabinet. ! ! Key hole 8 I. Maintenance Instruction 1. Maintenance shall be important than repair. Please take care of the needed maintenance in order to secure and extend the excellent functions and using life. Note : Before repairing the range hood. Disconnect the power source. 2. After using the machine, wipes the machine by neutral detergent in order to keep it clean and maintain the appearance with brightness and sanitation. 3. When the level of dirty oil of the collector reached 4/5 of height, it has to be removed in order to avoid overflowing and pollution. J. Ducting This style of range must be vented via ducting to the outside of the house. Follow general rules when ducting the hood: Use correct size of ducting (6" or 7” round ), do not reduce size of ducting, make all turns gradual, no short corners. If ducting ran will be longer than 10 feet enlarge duct by at least 1" inch diameter after each 10 feet. Tape all joints in ducting and all gasketed openings on hood for a tight seal. For round ducting from the top: Loosen 2 screws (Ref.1), fit the gray plastic round collar / 6” over the circular opening on top (Ref.2) and fasten 2 screws (included) in order to provide a tight seal for ducting to attach to (Ref.3), if you want to use 7” ducting, take 7” converter (included) to join together with the 6” round collar(Ref.4). 1 2 ! 3 ! ! Fasten Loosen Loosen 2 screws 4 F asten 2 screws Fit 6" collar 9 Fit 7” converter K. Vertical Rectangular Ducting A. Remove the pre-mounted D. Overlap the rectangular starting collar on the top 6” round duct opening. of transition plate. Half round section E. Mounting rectangular starting collar with remaining screws. B. Put transition plate by first installing 4 screws on the half round section. (Optional) F. Completely finished . NOTE : An optional kit for vertical rectangular ducting : Transition plate C. Take the rectangular starting + Rectangular starting collar collar. (Optional) (Small) 10 L. Rear Rectangular Ducting A. Remove the pre-mounted D. Pre-mounted 6” round duct opening. rectangular plate. B. Put transition plate by first installing 4 screws on E. Remove the pre-mounted the half round section. rectangular plate. (Optional) - to be continued - C. Use slotted screw driver, (or whatever flat head) to knock out the pre-mounted rear rectangular cap. 11 L. Rear Rectangular Ducting ! F. Take the pre-mounted G. Mount the rectangular rectangular plate. plate (previous removed) ! on top of transition plate. NOTE : An optional kit for rear rectangular ducting : Transition plate + Rectangular starting collar H. Insert appropriate rectangular starting collar (optional) (Small) or (2 different size) ⓐ 11 ¼ " x 3 ¾ " x 1" (L x W x H) (Large) ⓑ 11¼” x 3¾” x 3⅛" (L x W x H) ! or (Small) I. Mount rectangular (Large) J. Rectangular starting collar. starting collar. ( 11¼” x 3¾” x 3⅛" L x W x H ) ( 11 ¼ " x 3 ¾ " x 1" ) (optional) (optional) 12 M. Mounting Range Hood To Cabinet NOTE : Read “Remove and Reinstall Baffle filter” & “For mounting under cabinet” on page 8. 1. Position the hood in place so that : a. The electrical line is routed through the appropriate Knockout opening. This step will have to be accomplished while positioning the hood (Fig.10) b. The large part of the keyhole mounting slots on the hood fit onto the hood mounting screws projecting from the bottom of the cabinet. (Fig.11) 2. Adjust the hood so the front is flush with the cabinet front. 3. Tighten the hood mounting screws all the way into the cabinet or into the 1" x 2" wood strips so the hood is secure. Color: green/white/black Fig.11 Knockout opening Fig.10 Fig.11 13 N. Mounting Range Hood Without Cabinet Bracket 1. Using metal brackets and screws (included), center hood onto Screw board and install screw. 2. Remove the hood from the board and nail the wood board onto the wall. (Be sure the nail is in the center of the stud) 3. Place the range hood on the board and tighten the screw. 4. Completely finished 14 Mounting range hood without cabinet Chimney Installation Chart (optional) 1 2 " " " oor 1. Set 6” round ducting collar or 2. Set rectangular starting collar (check manual) Check and fix the ower chimney bracket 7” round converter collar (for 7” exhaust piping) " Install the range hood to the desired position 3-2 3-1 4 6 5 ? " > Slide the chimney (upper + lower) into the base " Note: " Install the 6” piping tube or 7” piping tube (Ref fig 3-2 use converter), or rectangular piping exhaust outlet. Note: all piping tubes are not included. Tape all joints in ducting and all gasketed opening on hood for a tight seal. 7 8 Check 2 screw holes Note: 10 9 " 9 Check the desired length of chimney and mark the position for upper chimney bracket then fixed. each section 19-1/2” (50cm) in length maxi extention length 38” (96.5cm) " Fasten 2 screws " Extend the upper chimney Check 2 screw holes up to the desired position and fastened (complete finished) 1.Duct cover and extension duct cover fitment may vary depend on the mounting height of the range hood. 2.Make sure you can easily peel the white protection pvc film after installation, otherwise please peel it before chimney installation. 15 P. Making The Electrical Connection 1. Remove stainless Baffle filters. ( Ref.P8-H) 2. Remove screws on wiring case, wire case fish out wires through the knockout. (Fig.12) 3. Mark the electrical connection by fastening all wires to the existing wall wiring according to the their colors. (Black to Black, White to White, Green to Ground) Fig.12 4. After connection is done, reinstall wiring case cover and bottom board. 5. Turn on power and check operation of fan and light. 6. After completely installation, reinstall the stainless Baffle filter and oil collector. ( Ref. P8-H) Q. Use and Care Night light sensor OFF Main power 1. 3 speed fan selection Fan OFF LED light Main power button NOTE: ALL FUNCTIONS CAN BE WORKED ONLY UNDER THE MAIN POWER IS ON. A. By pressing , all functions are stand-by. B. By pressing again, all functions will be turned off. 16 2. Use for Fan OFF A. Fan ON : When the button : Fan speed selection and fan off. main power button is being pressed, by pressing / / for desired fan speed. - slow speed - medium speed - high speed B. Fan OFF : To turn off the fan, just press the the OFF button, or press off main power button. NOTE: a. The fan speed can be interchanged by pressing any one of above 3 buttons, however. b. NEVER PRESS ANY OF TWO BUTTONS IN A TIME. 3. Use for Light NOTE: MAKE SURE THE MAIN POWER BUTTON IS PRESSED BEFORE TURNING ON THE LED LIGHT. A. Press to turn on the LED light. B. Press again tor turn off the LED light. 4. Use for Auto-sensor LED night light NOTE: MAKE SURE THE MAIN POWER BUTTON IS PRESSED BEFORE TURNING ON THE LED LIGHT. A. The auto-sensor of LED night light will be automatically turn on at 20% brightness compare to original when the surroundings is getting darker (or dark). B. When the surroundings is getting brighter (or bright), the auto-sensor will turn the night light off automatically. C. To turn off the auto-sensor night light button, after cooking turns off the main power button. To keep this function, remain the button always ON. 17 main power Note: Range hood should be turn on either before or the same time when cooking begins. After cooking, range hood should be kept on for about 3 more minutes for complete ventilation of cooking odor. Care Instruction : Please always pull the plug out before cleaning or dismantling, wear " Safety gloves " to reduce the risk of any injuries. Exterior : Can be cleaned with any type of non-abrasive detergent and a clean cloth. " Green Pad " or any metal type cleaning pad is not recommended for exterior. As those may scratch the graphic wordings on control panel. Interior : 1. Switch ON the fan at High, mix mild detergent with water in mist-sprayer, at fine-spray mixture on to the blades for 60 seconds with the fan running. ( mist sprayer is not included) 2. Leave fan on for an additional 3 minutes to dry oil basin. 3. Repeat on other turbine vane (can be cleaned simultaneously with the first). 18 R. Troubleshootings Symptom Correction A. Check power source to see if it is normal. Fan are not operatable. Illuminating LED light does not work B. Check power inlet plug to see if it is plugged firmly into it's socket. A. Disconnect the power source. B. Check LED light, replace it with a new one if it is burned out. A. Check for damaged vanes. Hood vibrates. B. Check if exhaust duct is secured. S. Replace The LED Light Before changing LED light ensure the unit is pressed the main power button off, when you want to change the LED light please always wear working gloves. 1. Using suitable tool (small slotted screw driver) gently pry off the LED light set. 2. Taking off the wire connecter with LED light set. 3. Replace a new LED light set and reconnect the wire to the connector. 4. Before push back the original LED light position, test the LED light. LED driver: Model: HP1500-36 input: 100~240vdc output: 3.6vdc=1500maH LED light: 1W Model: HP-15A NOTE: For LED light replacement, you may not find the appropriate LED lights from market, please contact with distributor(s)/dealer(s). 19 T. Parts Layout Diagram 1 20 19 4 18 5 17 3 16 15 2 14 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 20 Parts List No. Description Parts no. Per hood 1 Hood casing 38-0130(30”) / 38-0136(36”) 38-0142(42”) / 38-0148(48”) 1 2 Air chamber 38-02 1 3 Top plate 38-0330(30”) / 38-0336(36”) 38-0342(42”) / 38-0348(48”) 1 4 6” round vent ( Vertical ventilation ) 38-04 1 5 Motor housing 38-05 2 6 Inner vent (Rear ventilation) 38-06 1 7 Motor (s) 38-07 2 8 Fan (s) 38-08 2 9 Oil tunnel 38-09 2 38-1030(30”) / 38-1036(36”) 38-1042(42”) / 38-1048(48”) 2 10 * Spacer (s) 11 * Baffle filter (s) 38-11 2 12 * Handle (s) 38-12 4 13 Oil collector 38-13 2 14 * LED light 38-14 2 15 LED light fixture 38-1530(30”) / 38-1536(36”) 38-1542(42”) / 38-1548(48”) 1 16 Control panel 38-16 1 17 Control button 38-17 1 18 LED driver 38-19 1 19 Bracket 38-20 2 20 Wiring partition 38-2130(30”) / 38-2136(36”) 38-2142(42”) / 38-2148(48”) 1 ■ With * (asterisk) on 42” / 48” quantity may be varied. 21 U. Circuit Diagram NOTE : Any faults with this unit should only be attended to by a qualified technician. NIGHT LIGHT H I OFF POWER CORD W Y W Y J K LED LED K J WHITE RED YELLOW GRAY BROWN BLUE WHITE RED YELLOW BLUE GRAY BROWN H I AC/DC POWER SUPPLY UNIT MOTOR MOTOR Voltage : 110V/60Hz Power consumption : maxi 170W (Motor + LED light) 22 V. Recirculation Kit Installation (optional) Note: Before mounting the range hood and recirculation kit, please must refer the following from the manual. 1. P.5 “E. Preparing the Range Hood” remove the top electrical knockout (recirculation kit is same step) 2. P.7” G. Providing electrical power” , P.13”M. Mounting Range Hood To Cabinet”. 3. P.8 “H. Remove and Reinstall Baffle filters”. (1). Mount the recirculation kit to the bottom of the cabinet. (Use the wood screws provided with range hood) (1) (2) (2). After securing the recirclation kit to the bottom of the cabinet, make sure to run the path for the electrical power cord. (3) (3). Before mounting the range hood, be sure to connect the electrical power cord. Mount the range hood using the screws porvided to the bottom (4 sides)of the recirculation kit. (30” - 5 pcs screws) (36”/42”/48” - 9 pcs screws) (4) (4). Before powering the unit, make sure all screws and power cord have been properly connected. After all connections have been secured your recirculating range hood is ready for use. W. Body Size ” 11 8-3/8” 5” 22 2° -7/ 16 3 ” 23 3 0”( 6”) ”) (42 (48 ”) Limited Warranty Windster Hoods Inc. warrants this product against defects in material or workmanship as follows: 1) Labor: For a period of one (1) year from the date of purchase, if this product is determined to be defective, Windster will repair or replace the product, at its option, at no charge. After the warranty period, you must pay for all labor charges. During the “labor” warranty period there will be no charge for labor. 2) Parts: In addition, Windster will supply, at no charge, new or rebuilt replacements in exchange for defective parts for a period of two (2) years. After the warranty period, you must pay for all parts costs. During the “parts” warranty period, there will be no charge for parts You must carry-in or mail-in your product during the warranty period. This warranty only applies to products purchased and serviced in the United States or Canada. What Is Not Covered By These Warranties: 1) Conditions and damages resulting from any of the following: ? Improper installation, delivery, or maintenance. ? Any repair, modification, alteration or adjustment not authorized by the manufacturer or an authorized service dealers. ? Misuse, abuse, accidents, or unreasonable use. ? Incorrect electric current, voltage or supply. ? Improper setting of any control. ? Improper chemical cleaning. 2) Light Bulbs 3) Products purchased for commercial or industrial use (such as in a hotel, office, restaurant, or other business) 4) Damage due to earthquake, flood, storm, etc. Defective Products: All products will be inspected, tested, and carefully packed by the manufacturer before shipping to customers. Products that are damaged during transit can only be exchanged for the same product, under the condition that the customer must get a RMA (Return Merchandise Authorization) from Windster. When products are received defective, you must notify us within the 3 business days of receiving the package. Replacement products are only shipped when the RMA is issued. NO EXCEPTIONS. Return Policy Windster offers only the best and highest quality products. If you are not satisfied with your purchase, please contact us within 3 business days of product arrival to obtain a Return Merchandise Authorization (RMA). Returns sent without a RMA will not be accepted. 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