Meijer.com FIREPLACE HEATER FOR THE FOLLOWING MODELS: EE-8075W EE-8075O EE-8075R If you have any questions about the operation of your fireplace heater, please contact Crane Customer Care. Toll Free: 888-599-0992 Email: [email protected] PLEASE READ AND SAVE ALL INSTRUCTIONS TO ENSURE THE SAFE AND EFFCTIVE USE OF THIS APPLIANCE. Meijer.com TABLE OF CONTENTS Table of Contents, Heater Models P. 1 Safety Instructions P. 2-3 Technical Specifications P. 4 Operation and Use P. 4-5 Maintenance P. 6 Customer Care P. 7 Warranty P. 8 HEATER MODELS This instruction manual applies to the following models of the Fireplace Heaters product line: Color Model # White EE-8075W Orange EE-8075O Red EE-8075R For information about all CRANE products, please visit http://www.crane-usa.com. 1 Meijer.com IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Always follow basic safety precautions when using electrical products, especially when children are present. WARNING: TO AVOID THE RISK OF ELECTRICAL SHOCK, ALWAYS MAKE SURE THE PRODUCT IS UNPLUGGED FROM THE ELECTRICAL OUTLET BEFORE RELOCATING, SERVICING, OR CLEANING IT. CAUTION: TO PREVENT ELECTRIC SHOCK, MATCH WIDE BLADE OF PLUG TO WIDE OUTLET SLOT AND FULLY INSERT. WARNING! READ AND SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS. Failure to follow all of the instructions listed below may result in electric shock, fire and/or serious personal injury. 1. This product is intended for indoor, non-commercial, household use for temporarily heating residential rooms. Do not use the product for any other purpose. 2. Do not leave the product unattended while it is in use. Always unplug the product from the electrical outlet when it is not in use. 3. Keep the product out of the reach of children and pets. This product is not intended for use by children. 4. Place the product on a flat, steady, stable, heat-resistant surface. 5. This product has hot parts inside. Do not use it in areas where gasoline, paint, or flammable liquids are used or stored, as there may be a risk of fire or explosion. 6. Use the product in a well-ventilated area. This heater is hot when in use. To avoid burns, do not let bare skin touch a hot surface. Use handle when moving this heater. Keep combustible materials, such as furniture, pillows, bedding, paper, clothes, and curtains at least 3 feet (0.9 meters) from all sides of the heater. 7. Use this heater only as described in this manual. Any other use not recommended by the manufacturer may cause fire, electric shock, or personal injury. 8. Do not insert or allow foreign objects to enter any opening on the heater as this may cause an electric shock, fire, or product damage. 9. Do not use this product to dry or heat clothing, shoes, pipes, or any other item. 10. This heater is not intended for use in damp/wet locations. 11. Never locate heater where it may fall into a bathtub or other water container. 12. Do not move the product when it is heated. Allow the product to thoroughly cool before handling it. 13. Plug the product into a standard 120V AC electrical outlet. 14. Do not allow the Power Cord to hang (e.g., over the edge of a table or counter) or place/run the Power Cord under rugs, carpeting, or in high-traffic areas where it may be tripped over or pulled. 15. To disconnect the product, turn the controls to the off position, then remove the plug from the electrical outlet. Never pull on the Power Cord when disconnecting from power outlet. 16. Do not put any stress on the Power Cord where it connects to the product, as the Power Cord could fray and break. 17. Do not plug or unplug the product from the electrical outlet with wet hands. 18. Keep the Power Cord and product away from heated surfaces. 19. Do not operate any heater with a damaged cord or plug, after the heater malfunctions, or has been dropped or damaged in any manner. Return the product to a service facility for examination, electrical or mechanical adjustment, or repair. To prevent a possible fire, do not block heat in any manner. In order to avoid overheating, do not cover the heater. Never cover the top or bottom heat vents. SAVE ALL INSTRUCTIONS! 2 Meijer.com GENERAL SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS WARNING! Read and understand all instructions. Failure to follow all instructions listed below may result in electric shock, fire or serious personal injury. The warnings, cautions, and instructions discussed in this instruction manual cannot cover all possible conditions and situations that may occur. It must be understood by the user that common sense and caution are a factor which cannot be built into this product, but must be supplied by the user. SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS • • To avoid a circuit overload when using this product, do not operate another highwattage product on the same electrical circuit. Avoid the use of an extension cord because the extension cord may overheat and cause a risk of fire. SAVE ALL INSTRUCTIONS! CAUTION: A short Power Supply Cord is provided to reduce the risk of personal injury resulting from becoming entangled in or tripping over a longer cord. Extension cords are available from local hardware stores and may be used if care is exercised in their use. If an extension cord is required, special care and caution is necessary. Also the extension cord must be (1) marked with an electrical rating of 125 V and at least 13 A., 1625 W., and (2) the cord must be arranged so that it will not drape over the countertop or tabletop where it can be pulled on by children or accidently tripped over. ELECTRIC POWER If the electric circuit is overloaded by other appliances, your heater and/or appliances may not operate properly. The humidifier should be operated on a separate electrical circuit from other operating appliances. GROUDING PIN This heater has a grounding pin. As a safety feature to reduce the risk of electrical shock, this plug is intended to fit in a wall outlet in one way. If the plug does not fit fully in the outlet, contact a qualified electrician. Do not attempt to defeat this safety feature. SAFETY WARNING Although this appliance is easy to operate, for your safety, the below warnings must be followed: 1. Do not place the appliance near a heat source. 2. Never leave the appliance unattended while connected to the electrical outlet. 3. To avoid any accidental burns, never place hand on top vent or side when the appliance is in operation. 4. Use the appliance on a stable surface away from water. 5. Do not unplug from the socket by pulling on the supply cord. 6. The appliance must be unplugged: A. Before any cleaning B. After use C. If it appears to be faulty THIS PRODUCT IS INTENDED FOR HOUSEHOLD USE ONLY. 3 Meijer.com TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS Maximum Power Heating Power Setting Voltage 1500 W 750 W + 750 W 120 VAC / 60Hz OPERATION AND USE Unpacking the Heater WARNING: Do NOT use this electric fireplace heater if any part has been under water. Immediately contact Crane Customer Care or a qualified electrician to inspect or replace the heater if necessary. Keep plastic wrapping away from children. 1. Open the packaging carefully and remove the foam. 2. Remove and discard the plastic bag. Be responsible when handling the packing materials. 3. Crane recommends keeping the original packaging for future transport and/or storage of the fireplace heater. Placing the Heater 1. Place the heater on the floor in the desired location. WARNING: Keep combustible materials – such as furniture, pillows, bedding, papers, clothes and curtains —at least 3 feet from the front of the heater. Also keep them away from the sides and rear. 2. Ensure that the heater’s control knob is switched to Power Off. 3. Plug the heater into a 120VAC outlet. This heater’s plug has a grounding pin. As a safety feature to reduce the risk of electrical shock, this plug is intended to fit in a wall outlet in one way. If the plug does not fit fully in the outlet, contact a qualified electrician. Do not attempt to defeat this safety feature. 4. Choose your desired heater setting (below) and enjoy your new fireplace heater. 4 Meijer.com Heater Settings Power Off: Heater power and all functions are off. Flame Setting: Flame effect is on. NO HEAT IS EMITTED ON THIS SETTING. LOW Heat Setting: Flame effect and 750W heater setting are on. HIGH Heat Setting: Flame effect and 1500W heater setting are on. OVERHEAT PROTECTION The heater has an internal, over-heating safety device which automatically switches the heater off if an over-heat situation is detected. If this should occur, unplug the appliance and wait until the unit cools off. Once the unit has fully cooled, you can switch it on again. To Reset the Heater If your heater overheats for any reason, please do the following to reset. 1. Turn unit to off. 2. Unplug unit wait 5 minutes. 3. Plug in and turn on. 5 Meijer.com MAINTENANCE CAUTION: Always be sure that the heater is switched OFF, unplugged and completely cooled before cleaning or attempting to store the item. Do not immerse heater in water or allow water to drip into the interior of the heater, as this could create an electric shock hazard. Please Note: Regardless of the type of heating system setup, always install and maintain at least one smoke detector in good working condition on each floor of your home. Periodically check and/or replace the battery in your smoke detector with a fresh battery. CARE AND CLEANING 1. Always turn off the heater and disconnect the cord from the electrical outlet before cleaning your heater. 2. Light accumulated dust may be removed from the heater with a soft cloth or vacuum cleaner. 3. Clean the outside of the heater by wiping with a damp cloth and buff with a dry cloth. DO NOT use any detergents or abrasives and do not allow any water to enter the heater. DO NOT allow water to run into the interior of the heater as this could create a fire or electric shock hazard. 4. The fan motor is lubricated for life and will not require further lubrication. STORING Allow the appliance to cool completely before storing. Store the appliance in a dry location. Do not place any heavy items on top of appliance during storage as this may result in possible damage of appliance. Store the cord in a clean, dry location away from metal objects. Always check the plug before use to assure metal items have not become attached. 6 Meijer.com CUSTOMER CARE If you have any questions with regard to the operation of this fireplace heater, please contact Crane Customer Care. Crane USA, Inc. 621 IL Route 83, Suite 202 Bensenville, Illinois 60106 Toll Free: 1-888-599-0992 (Monday - Friday 9:00am - 4:00pm CST) Email: [email protected] Website: http://www.crane-usa.com ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION If the heater should no longer operate, please be sure to dispose of the unit in an environmentally friendly way by taking it into a public collection point. Please do not place broken heaters with your regular household waste. 7 Meijer.com LIMITED WARRANTY Thank you for purchasing a Crane product. This Fireplace Heater was tested and meets our stringent quality standards. This product is warrantied to be free from manufacturing defects under normal use and conditions for 1 year. PLEASE DO NOT RETURN THIS PRODUCT TO THE STORE. CALL US FOR PROBLEMS AND QUESTIONS. WE CAN HELP. If you experience unsatisfactory operation, first refer to the troubleshooting section in the manual to ensure that it is not due to care or cleaning. Follow Care and Cleaning Instructions from manual. You can also visit www.crane-usa.com Customer Care for information. WARRANTY REQUIRES A DATED PROOF OF PURCHASE. This warranty is void if the defect is due to accidental damage, misuse, abuse, neglect, improper repair or alteration by unauthorized persons, or a failure to follow operating instructions provided with the product. This warranty does not apply to normal wear and tear or commercial use. The warranty is non-transferable and applies only to the original purchaser and does not extend to subsequent owners of the product. Liability under this warranty is limited to repair or replacement. In no event shall liability exceed the purchase price paid by the purchaser of the product. Under no circumstances shall there be liability for any loss - direct, indirect or incidental – or consequential damage arising out of, or in connection with the use of this product. This warranty is valid only in the 48 contiguous states plus the District of Columbia and excludes Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. This warranty is effective only if the product is purchased and operated in the United States of America. This warranty gives you specific legal rights; however you may have other rights that vary from state to state. Some states do not allow limitation on implied warranties or exclusion of consequential damages; therefore these restrictions may not apply to you. Any instructions or warranty included in this manual may be subject to change without notice. For the most up-to-date instructions and warranty information, please contact us or visit our website. To receive warranty instructions and return authorization, please call or email Crane Customer Care. Crane USA, Inc. 621 Route 83, Ste 202, Bensenville, Illinois 60106 Toll Free: 1-888-599-0992 (Monday - Friday 9:00am - 4:00pm CST) Email: [email protected] Website: http://www.crane-usa.com 8 CRANE WARRANTY If you have any questions or comments, please call Crane Customer Care, Toll Free: 888-599-0992 or Email [email protected] Please specify the style and model number so our Customer Care Department can assist you.