Minka Lavery 8840-94 Installation Guide

INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
Model # 8840
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W ARNING! SHUT POWER OFF AT FUSE OR CIRCUIT BREAKER.
1. Shut off power at the circuit breaker and remove old
fixture including mounting hardware.
2. Carefully unpack your new fixture and lay out all the
parts in a clear area. Take care not to misplace any
small parts necessary for installation.
3. Pull black and white wires out of electrical outlet box
(A).
4. Thread the two studs (B) into the pre- drilled holes in
the circular strap (C) spaced the same distance
apart as the holes in the back plate (H), then tighten
with the nut (E).
5. Attach Circular Strap (C) using Outlet
Box Screws
(F) to the outlet box (A), (Fig 1).
6. Connect the electrical wires as shown in Fig.2.
Making sure that all wire connectors are secured. If
your outlet box has a ground wire (green or bare
copper), connect the fixture ’s Ground wire to it.
Otherwise, connect the fixture’s Ground wire directly
to the circular strap using the Green Screw (D)
provided.
7. To prevent moisture from entering the outlet box (A)
and causing a short, use clear silicone Sealant to
outline the outside of fixture back plate (H) where it
meets the wall leaving a space at bottom to allow
moisture a means to escape.
8. Place the back plate (H) into stud (B) and secure it
tightly against the wall using cap nut (G). (Fig 1)
9. At this point, unscrew the screws (I), remove the top
cover (J) to install the light bulbs in accordance with
the fixture specification —DO NOT EXCEED THE
MAXIMUM WATTAGE RATING!
10. Replace the top cover (J), secure with the screws
(I).
Fig. 1
BA
C
D
F
Fig.2
“CAUTION-RISK OF FIRE CONSULT A
QUALIFIED ELECTRICIAN TO ENSURE
CORRECT BRANCH CIRCUIT CONDUCTOR”
FIXTURE
WIRES
GREEN OR
BARE
COPPER
(GROUND)
FIXTURE
WIRES
WHITE
FIXTURE
WIRES
BLACK
HOUSE
WIRES
BLACK
(HOT)
R
Your installation is now complete. Return power to the
outlet box and test the fixture.
E
HOUSE
WIRES
WHITE
(NEUTRAL)
HOUSE
WIRES
GREEN OR
BARE COPPER(GROUND)