SPT | SU-2653 | Use and Care Manual | SPT SU-2653 Use and Care Manual

Model: SU-2653
To prolong the life of this unit, using distilled water is highly recommended.
Thank you for choosing this appliance. Each unit has been manufactured to ensure safety and reliability.
Before using for the first time, please read the instructions carefully and keep them for future reference.
When using electrical appliances, basic precautions should always be followed to reduce the risk
of fire, electric shock, and injury to persons, including the following:
1. Use this appliance only as described in this manual. Other use not recommended may cause fire,
electric shock or injury to persons.
2. Always have water in the water tank when operating the unit.
3. Use only clean, cool tap water to fill the tank. If you have hard tap water, it is strongly suggested to
use distilled water.
4. Be sure the cap of the water tank is firmly tightened.
5. This product is intended for household use ONLY and not for commercial, industrial or outdoor use.
6. Do not cover any openings on the unit or insert objects into any openings.
7. Do not tilt or tip the unit or attempt to empty or fill while in operation.
8. Do not leave the unit unattended in closed rooms as the air could become saturated and leave
condensation on walls or furniture. Always leave the room door / window partly open.
9. To protect against electric shock, do not immerse unit, plug or cord in water or other liquids.
10. This appliance has a polarized plug (one blade is wider than the other). To reduce the risk of shock,
this plug is intended to fit only one way in a polarized outlet. If the plug does not fit fully in the outlet,
reverse the plug. If it still does not fit, contact a qualified electrician. DO NOT attempt to defeat this
safety feature.
11. Keep the cord away from heated surfaces and areas where it could be walked on or tripped over.
12. Use only a 110-120V AC outlet
13. Close supervision is necessary when any appliance is used by or near children.
14. Keep appliance away from the reach of children.
15. Turn the unit OFF and unplug from the outlet when not in use, when moving from one location to
another and before cleaning.
16. To disconnect, first turn the unit OFF, grip the plug and pull from the wall outlet. Never pull the plug by
the cord.
17. Do not operate the appliance in the presence of explosive and/or flammable fumes.
18. Do not place the appliance or any parts near an open flame, cooking or other heating appliance.
19. Do not operate unit with a damaged cord or plug, or if the product malfunctions, or dropped and
damaged in any manner (see warranty).
20. The use of attachments not recommended by the manufacturer may be hazardous.
21. Place the unit on a flat, level surface away from direct sunlight.
22. Do not operate if the housing is damaged.
23. Never place hand or face directly above the vapor outlet, may cause scalding.
24. A loose fit between the AC outlet (receptacle) and plug may cause overheating and a distortion of the
plug. Contact a qualified electrician to replace loose or worn outlet.
To prolong the life of this appliance, using distilled water is highly recommended.
It is best to keep the humidity level between 30~50 percent of relative humidity.
The comfort level of humidity will vary from room to room and with changing room conditions.
Too much humidity in the room may allow moisture to accumulate on surfaces where bacteria and
fungi can grow. Moisture that gathers may also damage furniture, walls and wallpaper.
To eliminate excessive humidity, especially in smaller rooms, leave the room door or window open
and adjust the mist intensity control accordingly.
Boils the water to kill most of the germs before misting the vapor into the air.
2-hour timer feature
Oil niche for diffusing medication oil or fragrance oil.
Humidifier Function
Remove top cover and gently pull out water tank.
Turn water tank over and turn the cap counter-clockwise to open. Fill with COOL tap water or
DISTILLED water. DO NOT USE HOT WATER. Do not add fragrance or oil in the water – it will cause
malfunction of the unit!
Replace the fill cap by turning clockwise – do not over tighten.
NOTE: When carrying a filled water tank, place one hand under for support.
Place water tank back in place, making sure the tank is correctly positioned.
Replace cover and connect plug to outlet.
Press Power Button to begin operation (blue indicator light will illuminate)
2-Hour Timer Button: Press to operate unit for 2 hours. After 2 hours, unit will automatically shut-off.
Adding Medication or Fragrance Oil
After unit has been filled with water, place the top cover in place – be sure
cover is properly in place with no tilts. Check that the oil niche is securely
in place on the top cover.
Add a few drops of medication or fragrance oil into the niche. The warm
mist will diffuse the fragrance into the room.
Be cautious not to drip any oil through the vapor outlet.
Once unit is in operation, do not attempt to move the appliance. If it has to be moved, unplug the unit
and move with caution.
Once the unit is in during operation, do not attempt to remove the water tank. To add water to the
tank, first turn unit off, unplug power and wait for a few minutes for the steam to dissipate.
Pay attention to the water level - add water when low.
When water has completely evaporated, heating will stop and the Add Water light will illuminate.
If unit is plugged in without any water in the tank, the Add Water light will illuminate and unit cannot
be turned on.
DO NOT add any medication, fragrance oil or other additives to the water. Additives should only be
placed in the niche on the top cover.
Keep appliance away from reach of children.
NEVER place your hand, face or other body parts above the vapor outlet as hot vapor may cause
Save the box for off-season storage.
Clean the tank, reservoir and all part thoroughly and dry completely before storage.
If water is left in the unit during storage, it may harden and leave deposits that may affect the unit
from operating properly.
Leave the cap of the water tank loose. This will prevent the cap and gasket from sticking together and
prolong the life of the gasket.
ALWAYS turn off power and unplug unit before cleaning.
Note: Tap water contains pollutants and minerals that can deposit on the inner surfaces of the unit and
adhere to the heater. These minerals can accelerate the growth of microorganisms and can impair the
performance of the unit.
• After power is disconnected, wait at least 15 minutes for unit to cool.
• Remove water tank. Drain any water from water tank and unit. Rinse tank with lukewarm water after
each use. Never use harsh chemicals or detergents to clean the tank or base unit. Chemical and
detergent residues may result in harmful fumes.
• Wipe surfaces with a soft, damp cloth.
• Using the enclosed cleaning pad, wipe the Heating plate to remove mineral build-up.
• Remove oil niche plate from top cover and wash clean. Use mild cleaning detergent if needed. Rinse
thoroughly, wipe dry and replace.
• DO NOT immerse base unit in water.
1. Problem: No power to unit:
Check if unit is plugged in.
Check circuits, fuses, or test outlet.
2. Problem: Unit is not producing mist:
Check if unit is powered on.
Check if there are mineral deposits on the heating plate.
Check if there is water is in the tank.
Check if water tank is properly placed.
3. Problem: Foul odor in mist
Clean the water tank, unit and heating plate.
Change the water in the tank.
4. Problem: Build up of mineral on the humidifier or walls:
Use distilled water
5. Problem: Unit emits a boiling sound.
This is normal as unit heats water for vapor.
Input voltage
Power consumption
Water tank capacity
Mist emission
AC 120V~60Hz
Approx. 330ml/hr
Your Guarantee
If this product is found to be faulty as a result of faulty materials or workmanship within one
year from date of purchase, it will be repaired free of charge.
This guarantee is subject to the following terms:
Sunpentown must be notified of the fault.
Proof of purchase must be presented to Sunpentown’s nominated representative.
The warranty will be void if the product if modified, misused or repaired by an unauthorized person.
The warranty after repair will not be extended beyond the original one-year period.
All replacement parts will be new or reconditioned.
Parts, which are replaced, become the property of Sunpentown.
The warranty applies for the use of the product in the USA only.
Warranty does not include freight charges.
Incidental or consequential damage caused by possible defects with this product.
Damage to product caused by improper power supply voltage, accident, fire, floods or acts of nature.
Failure of product resulting from unauthorized modifications to the product.
Improper installation or failure to perform the necessary maintenance.
This GUARANTEE is in addition to your Statutory Rights
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