INSTALLATION
OPERATING
and
INSTRUCTIONS
f or
~irlpool
VENTED
RANGE
TO INSTALL
For most efficient operation, the top of the hood
approximately
66 inches (137.6 cm) from the
Figure
5 for examples
of two typical
installations.
Choose
the best method
installation.
should be
floor. See
ductwork
for your
1.
Mark locations for ventilating
duct and electrical
wiring from dimensions given in figure 1.
2.
Cut holes at marked locations
to accomodate
ventilating duct and electrical wiring. Allow %” (1.91
cm) extra on ventilating opening toward the front of
the cabinet directly above the hood (See Figure 4).
Be sure to minimize openings through the outside
walls or ceiling. These will have to be sealed later.
3.
Run the wire through the wall or cabinets according
to the National Electrical Code and applicable local
codes. DO NOT turn power on until installation
is
complete.
4.
Remove the screws holding
(See Figure 3).
5.
Lift the hood into position
and mark the hole
locations on the cabinet for each of the four keyhole
mounting slots.
the junction
RHH 2300SERlES
HOOD
KEYHOLE
SLOTS
L WIRING
KNOCKOUT
FIG. 1
box cover
6.
Remove the hood and start all four screws in the
center of the narrow neck of the keyholeslot
marked
on the cabinet bottom (See Figure 2).
7.
Install proper
8.
Lift the hood into position simultaneously
the electrical wire through the knockout.
9.
RANGE
HOOD
KEYHOLE
IN CANOPY
SLOT
ductwork.
feeding
10.
Complete
according
applicable
11.
Replace
12.
Seal holes around ventilating
pipe and wiring
passing through ceiling oroutsidewall
with caulking
or insulation to prevent energy loss.
junction
in the juction
Electrical
Code
LJUNCTION
COVER
--i
Tighten the four mounting
screws to secure the
hood to the cabinet. Be sure the screw heads are in
the narrow neck of the keyhole slot (Figure 2).
electrical
wiring
to the National
local codes,
IIN INSTALLATION
PARTS
BAG1
BOX
FIG. 2
FIG. 3
box
and
/-CABINET
box cover.
It has been found that a large part of the energy
NOTE:
loss of the average home is due to outside air infiltrating
the structure. Seal around duct work where it passes
through outside walls or ceiling. Seal around electrical
wiring and be sure the damper is working properly.
STARTER
HOLES
CUTOUTS
OPERATION
TRAIN
AND CARE OF UNIT
CAP
CARE OF FILTERS:
ALUMINUM
FILTER:
For greater
efficiency,
permanent type aluminum filter should be removed
cleaned periodically.
To clean, the filter should be soaked in hot water
detergent, and thoroughly rinsed. The aluminum filter
be cleaned in a dishwasher.
the
and
IF RAIN CAP HAS
A DAMPER.
REMOVE
DAMPER
BLADE
FROM
HOOD.
and
can
IF RAIN
CAP HAS
A DAMPER,
REMOVE
DAMPER
BLADE
FROM
HOOD.
LIGHTS:
Do not use bulb larger than 60 watts in light socket.
CARE OF FAN MOTOR:
Fan motor has life time sealed bearings that never need
oiling under normal usage. A few drops on each bearing
after three years of heavy usage will prolong the motor
life. Clean motor with a damp cloth and grease cutting
detergent
when
a heavy
coating
of grease
has
accumulated.
CARE OF EXTERIOR
HORIZONTAL
VERTICAL
VENTING
.,
II
IO RECTANGULAR
VENTING
&‘x
FIG. 5
SURFACES:
Your range hood is a beautifully finished addition to your
kitchen and requires only the care you give your range to
preserve its lasting beauty. Clean with a mild detergent to
preserve finish. DO NOT use abrasive cleaners.
ULL TAB TOWARD
ENTER AND OUT
0 REMOVE
FILTER
,,,--.,
BLACK
_ BLACK
I
RESS IN TOWARD CE
ND OUT TO REMOVE
ENS. CLEAN WITH
ND MILD DETERGE
HOOD WIRING
DIAGRAM
Whirlpool
franchised
TECH-CARE”
service
If your WHIRLPOOL
appliance
ever needs serviceanywhere
in the United
States,
help is just a phone call away.
.to your
nearest
TECH-CARE
service
representative.
Whtrlpool
malntalns
a nationwide
network
of franchised
TECH-CARE
service
companies
to fulfill
your warranty
and
provide
after-warranty
service
and maintenance
to keep your
WHIRLPOOL
appliance
in peak condition.
You’ll find your nearest TECH-CARE
servlcecompany
listed
in
your
local
telephone
book
Yellow
Pages
under
Washers/Dryers-Repairing
or Servicing.
Should
you not find a
listing.
dial free, the Whirlpool
COOL-LINE@
service
assistance
telephone
number
(800)253-1301.
When calling
from:
Michigan
Dial (800) 632-2243
Alaska&
Hawall
Dial (800) 253-l 121
My TECH-CARE
service
representative’s
Range
hood
model
Range
hood
senal
Purchase
and/or
telephone
number
IS:
number:
number:
installation
date:
If you move.
Call the TECH-CARE
service
representative
in your local
area He’ll see to the installation
of WHIRLPOOL
appliances
in
your new home, promptly,
expertly
and fairly priced to you.
Tklpool
Helpful
hints.
.
You can help your TECH-CARE
service
representative
give
you faster service
if you include
the model and serial number
of
your appliance
when requesting
service.
Also, retain your sales
slop and warranty
to verify your warranty
status.
Remember..
Your TECH-CARE
service
representative
is specially
trained
In the expert
repairing
and servicing
of your WHIRLPOOL
appliances
He can help you maintain
the quality orIgInally
built
mto your WHIRLPOOIL
appliance.
So why not take thelime.
now,
to look up his telephone
number
and jot it down In the space
provided
below.
CORPORATlON
Benton Harbor, Mlchlgan
Automatic
Washers,
Clothes Dryers, Freezers, Relngerator-Freezers.
Ice Makers, DIshwashers,
Built-in
Ovens and
Surface Umts, Ranges, MIcrowave
Ovens, Food
Waste
Disposers,
Compactors.
Room
Air
Conditioners.
Dehumldlflers.
Central Heating and
Air Conditioning
Systems.
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