WA R R A N T Y I N F O R M AT I O N WA R R A N T Y I N F O R M AT I O N 1 YEAR LIMITED WARRANTY Sunbeam Products, Inc. doing business as Jarden Consumer Solutions or if in Canada, Sunbeam Corporation (Canada) Limited doing business as Jarden Consumer Solutions (collectively “JCS”) warrants that for a period of one year from the date of purchase, this product will be free from defects in material and workmanship. JCS, at its option, will repair or replace this product or any component of the product found to be defective during the warranty period. Replacement will be made with a new or remanufactured product or component. If the product is no longer available, replacement may be made with a similar product of equal or greater value. This is your exclusive warranty. Do NOT attempt to repair or adjust any electrical or mechanical functions on this product. Doing so will void this warranty. This warranty is valid for the original retail purchaser from the date of initial retail purchase and is not transferable. Keep the original sales receipt. Proof of purchase is required to obtain warranty performance. JCS dealers, service centers, or retail stores selling JCS products do not have the right to alter, modify or any way change the terms and conditions of this warranty. This warranty does not cover normal wear of parts or damage resulting from any of the following: negligent use or misuse of the product, use on improper voltage or current, use contrary to the operating instructions, disassembly, repair or alteration by anyone other than JCS or an authorized JCS service center. Further, the warranty does not cover: Acts of God, such as fire, flood, hurricanes and tornadoes. What are the limits on JCS’s Liability? JCS shall not be liable for any incidental or consequential damages caused by the breach of any express, implied or statutory warranty or condition. Except to the extent prohibited by applicable law, any implied warranty or condition of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose is limited in duration to the duration of the above warranty. JCS disclaims all other warranties, conditions or representations, express, implied, statutory or otherwise. JCS shall not be liable for any damages of any kind resulting from the purchase, use or misuse of, or inability to use the product including incidental, special, consequential or similar damages or loss of profits, or for any breach of contract, fundamental or otherwise, or for any claim brought against purchaser by any other party. Some provinces, states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages or limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts, so the above limitations or exclusion may not apply to you. This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights that vary from province to province, state to state or jurisdiction to jurisdiction. How to Obtain Warranty Service In the U.S.A. If you have any question regarding this warranty or would like to obtain warranty service, please call 1-800-253-2764 and a convenient service center address will be provided to you. In Canada If you have any question regarding this warranty or would like to obtain warranty service, please call 1-800-253-2764 and a convenient service center address will be provided to you. In the U.S.A., this warranty is offered by Sunbeam Products, Inc. doing business as Jarden Consumer Solutions located in Boca Raton, Florida 33431. In Canada, this warranty is offered by Sunbeam Corporation (Canada) Limited doing business as Jarden Consumer Solutions, located at 20 B Hereford Street, Brampton, Ontario L6Y 0M1. If you have any other problem or claim in connection with this product, please write our Consumer Service Department. PLEASE DO NOT RETURN THIS PRODUCT TO ANY OF THESE ADDRESSES OR TO THE PLACE OF PURCHASE. pure indoor living Silent Micathermic Whole Room Radiator MODEL: BH1551 © 2010 Sunbeam Products, Inc. doing business as Jarden Consumer Solutions. All Rights Reserved. Distributed by Sunbeam Products, Inc. doing business as Jarden Consumer Solutions, Boca Raton, Florida 33431. P.N. 140740 Printed In China Instruction Leaflet Read instructions before operating. Retain for future reference. Questions? Comments? Call 1-800-253-2764 in North America. P L E A S E R E A D A N D S AV E T H E S E I M P O R TA N T S A F E T Y I N S T R U C T I O N S When using electrical appliances, basic safety precautions should always be followed to reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, and injury to persons, including the following: 1.Read all instructions before using the appliance. 2.To avoid fire or shock hazard, plug the appliance directly into a 120V AC electrical outlet. 3.The heater is hot when in use. To avoid burns, DO NOT let bare skin touch hot surfaces. If provided, use handles when moving this heater. Keep combustible materials, such as furniture, pillows, bedding, papers, clothes, and curtains at least 3 ft (0.9 m) from the front of the heater and keep them away from the sides and rear. 4.DO NOT run cord under carpeting. DO NOT cover cord with throw rugs, runners, or the like. Arrange cord away from traffic area and where it will not be tripped over. 5.This heater is not intended for use in bathrooms, laundry areas and similar indoor location. NEVER locate heater where it may fall into a bathtub or other water container. 6.Extreme caution is necessary when any heater is used by, or near children or invalids, and whenever the heater is left operating and unattended. 7.Always unplug the heater when not in use. 8.When unplugging, be sure to pull by the plug and not the cord. 9.DO NOT insert or allow foreign objects to enter any ventilation or exhaust opening as this may cause an electric shock or fire, or damage the heater. 10.DO NOT operate heater with a damaged cord or plug, or after the heater malfunctions, has been dropped or damaged in any manner. Return appliance to manufacturer for examination, electrical or mechanical adjustment, or repair. 11.A heater has hot and arcing or sparking parts inside. DO NOT use it in areas where gasoline, paint, or flammable liquids are used or stored. 12.Use appliance only for intended household use as described in this manual. Any other use not recommended by the manufacturer may cause fire, electric shock, or injury to persons. The use of attachments not recommended or sold by the manufacturer may cause hazards. 13.DO NOT use outdoors. 14.To prevent a possible fire, DO NOT block air intakes or exhaust in any manner. DO NOT use on soft surfaces, like a bed, where openings may become blocked. 15.To disconnect heater, turn controls to OFF, then remove plug from outlet. 16.Avoid the use of an extension cord because the extension cord may overheat and cause a risk of fire. However, if you have to use an extension cord, the cord shall be No. 14 AWG minimum size and rated not less than 1875 watts. 17.If the heater will not operate, see specific instructions on Auto Safety Shut-off. 18.DO NOT attempt to repair or adjust any electrical or mechanical functions on this unit. Doing so will void your warranty. The inside of the unit contains no user serviceable parts. All servicing should be performed by qualified personnel only. 19.Discontinue use if plug or outlet is hot. It is recommended that the outlet be replaced if plug or outlet is hot to touch. F E AT U R E S - O P E R AT I O N S technical SPECIFICATIONS PRE-OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS 1.Carefully remove your heater from the box. • Wattage: 1500W 2.Make sure the unit is in the OFF position before • Working voltage: 120V AC/60Hz plugging the heater into the outlet. 3.Place the heater on a firm, level surface. ASSEMBLY INSTRUCTIONS 4.Avoid overloading your circuit by not using other high Feet Assembly wattage appliances in the same outlet. At 1500 Watts, this unit draws 12.5 Amps. There are two feet packed within the box that you will need to attach to the heater (Please refer to Fig. 1). NOTE: This unit is for FLOOR USE ONLY. 1.Using force, attach one of the feet to the bottom • There may be an odor coming from the heater the first housing of the heater (as shown in Fig. 1). The foot time you use it. This is normal during the break-in will snap into place and is not meant to be taken apart period. Make sure the heater is in a well ventilated area after attached to the heater. and continue running it until the small goes away. 2.Using the second foot provided, repeat instructions in • You may hear a popping or crackling sound as the step 1. heater heats up. This is normal and safe operation. Once the heater heats up, the crackling sound will go away. NOTE: This unit cannot operate without the feet properly secured on the bottom of the heater. Figure 1 Figure 2 A B PLEASE READ AND SAVE THESE IMPORTANT safety instructions 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 to install the proper outlet. Do not attempt to modify this plug or defeat this safety feature in any way. CLEANING / MAINTENANCE trou b leshooting C D A. Mode switch B. Power light C. Temperature light D. Thermostat knob SETTING THE THERMOSTAT 1.Turn the Mode Knob to LO or HI and the Thermostat to the highest setting; allow the heater to warm up the room. 2.When the desired comfort level is reached, slowly lower the Thermostat just enough to stop the heater. 3.The heater automatically turns ON and OFF to maintain the selected comfort level. 4.The Temperature light turns on and off as the heater cycles to indicate that the heater is maintaining the selected comfort level. 5.The Power light illuminates when the heater is plugged into the outlet. NOTE: • It is normal for the heater to cycle ON and OFF as it maintains the selected comfort level. To prevent the unit from cycling, you need to raise the thermostat setting. • On high setting the fan will operate, on low setting the fan will not operate. AUTO SAFETY SHUT-OFF This heater is equipped with a patented, technologicallyadvanced safety system that automatically shuts off the current to the heater when a potential overheat temperature is reached. The heater can only resume operation when you reset it. To Reset the Heater: 1. Turn the Heat Control to the OFF (O) position. 2. Unplug the unit and wait 30 minutes. 3. Plug in and turn ON the heater. Tip-Over Shut Off: If the heater is knocked over, it will instantly shut off. To reset, simply place the heater in an upright position and turn ON the heater. CLEANING/MAINTENANCE During Season Care: Always unplug the heater, and let it cool, before moving or cleaning. 1. Carefully wipe the unit with a soft, damp cloth. Please be very cautious near the motor and heating elements. 2.NEVER use abrasive or flammable solvents to clean the unit. 3.After cleaning, be sure to completely dry the unit with a cloth or towel. After Season Care: Store heater in a cool, dry location in the box it came in. troubleshooting If your heater fails to operate: • The temperature may be set too low. Turn the thermostat knob clockwise until the heater restarts. • Make sure selector is in LO or HI setting. • UNPLUG THE UNIT and make sure the heater is placed in an upright position. • Make sure the electrical outlet or circuit breaker is working. • Check for obstructions. If you find an obstruction turn the heater OFF, and unplug the unit. Carefully remove the obstruction and follow the reset instructions. Please DO NOT attempt to open or repair the heater. Please see the Warranty for Service Instructions or call our Consumer Service Department at 1-800-253-2764. If you have any questions regarding your product or would like to learn more about other Bionaire® products, please contact our Consumer Service Department at 1-800-253-2764 or visit our website at www.bionaire.com.