Owner’s Manual Thermoelectric Wine Cooler Freestanding Use Only Copyright ShopRangeHoods.com© 2016 Office: +1 (626) 321-9834 Email: [email protected] Distributed by ShopRangeHoods.com Manufactured by AKDY FOR RESIDENTIAL USE ONLY IN US & CA WARRANTY VOID OUTSIDE US & CA Revised 10/16 Important Safeguards IMPORTANT SAFEGUARDS RISK OF DANGER When using this appliance, always exercise basic safety precautions, including the following: Risk of child entrapment. Before you throw away your old appliance, take off the doors. Leave the shelves in place so that children may not easily climb inside. 1. Read all of the instructions before using this appliance. 2. This wine cooler must be placed onto a leveled surface. 3. Never unplug your wine cooler by pulling on the power cord. Always grasp the plug firmly and pull straight out from the outlet. 4. If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by the manufacturer, its service agent or similarly qualified persons in order to avoid a hazard. 5. Unplug your wine cooler before cleaning or before making any repairs. 6. If your wine cooler is not being used, we recommend that you remove the door and leave the shelves in place. This will reduce the possibility of danger to children who make become trapped inside. 7. This wine cooler should not be recessed or built in an enclosed cabinet. It is designed for freestanding use only. 8. Do not operate your wine cooler in the presence of explosive fumes. 9. Do not store foods in wine cooler as the internal temperature may not be cool enough to prevent spoilage. Wine Cooler Features & Use (Photo shown may vary from the product.) Parts Breakdown 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. Door Hinge LED Light Fan Housing Shelves (Wire or Beech Wood) Adjustable Feet Control Panel Light Switch Glass Door Door Handle (only on some models) Door Frame Magnetic Seal Temperature Adjustments When initially turned on, the LED will show the ambient temperature. Your wine cooler has electronic temperature control on the front of the unit. You can set the temperature of your wine cooler at any setting within the normal operating range. By pressing the (+) or (up arrow) temperature button on the display you can increase the temperature. Pressing the (-) (down arrow) temperature button will lower the temperature. Your wine cooler also has a light showcasing your wine and for added visibility. A light switch on the control panel will activate the LED light. Under normal operation it is best for the light to remain off. Thermoelectric wine coolers will not go more than 15-20°F below the ambient temperature. If you have just installed your wine cooler, please plug it in and allow the wine cooler to sit for 2 hours before use. The allows time for the internal cabinet temperature to cool down. An ambient temperature between 78-80°F is recommended for optimal cooling. If the wine cooler is in a warmer environment, the performance of the unit will be negatively affected. Minor differences between the internal cabinet temperature and LED display is normal. Installing Your Wine Cooler Unpacking your Wine Cooler Use of Extension Cords 1. Remove all packaging material. This includes the base and all adhesive tape holding the wine cooler accessories inside and outside. 2. Inspect and remove any packing, tape or printed materials before powering on the wine cooler. Avoid the use of an extension cord because of potential safety hazards under certain conditions. If it is necessary to use an extension cord, use only a 3-wire extension cord that has a 3-blade grounding plug and a 3-slot outlet that will accept the plug. The marked rating of the extension cord must be equal to or greater than the electrical rating of the appliance. (2 Ampere). Leveling your Wine Cooler Install Limitations Your wine cooler has 4 leveling legs. After properly placing your wine cooler in its final position, you can level your wine cooler if there is uneven flooring. Do not install your wine cooler in any location not properly insulated or heated e.g. garage etc. Leveling legs can be adjusted by turning them clockwise to raise your wine cooler or by turning them counterclockwise to lower your wine cooler. Select a suitable location for the wine cooler on a hard even surface away from direct sunlight or heat source e.g. radiators, baseboard heaters, cooking appliInstall the legs by screwing in the legs into the preset screw holes. (Please note ances etc. Any surface unevenness should be corrected with the leveling legs located on the front and rear bottom corners of the wine cooler. Avoid placing that the leg which stands on the hinge is the shorter leg.) unit where there may be electrical interference. Proper Air Circulation To assure your wine cooler works at the maximum efficiency it was designed for, you should install it in a location where there is proper air circulation and electrical connections. The following are recommended clearances around the wine cooler: Sides 6 inches Top 6 inches Back 6 inches Do not over fill your wine cooler for proper internal air circulation. NOTE: Allow enough space in the front of the unit to open the door to 120°. Electrical Requirement Make sure there is a suitable power Outlet (115 V 60Hz,15 Amps outlet) with proper earthing to power the wine cooler. Avoid the use of two-pin adapters or cutting off the third earthing pin in order to accommodate a two plug outlet. This is a dangerous practice since it provides no effective grounding for the wine cooler and may result in shock hazard. Your wine cooler is designed for free-standing installation only. It is not designed for built-in application. NOTE: To minimize the risk of rusting, leakage and insulation damage, avoid placing the unit in a place where heavy moisture is present. Under no circumstances spill or directly apply water onto or into the unit. Installing Door Handle Certain models come with the door handle as a separate part during shipping. To install the handle, open the cabinet door and carefully peel back the rubber seal at the location of the handle. Screw holes will be exposed. Align the handle and use the included hardware to secure it to the door. Installing Water Tray The purpose of the water tray is to receive the condensed water drained from the cavity. The collected water will be self-evaporated so there is no need to manually empty the water. To install the water tray, simply sliding in the water tray along the track which located beneath the cabinet body. The tray should be slide from the back of the cabinet. Wine Cooler Care & Cleaning Cleaning and Maintenance Warning: To avoid electric shock always unplug your wine cooler before cleaning. Ignoring this warning may result in death or injury. Caution: Before using cleaning products, always read and follow manufacturer’s instructions and warnings to avoid personal injury or product damage. General: Prepare a cleaning solution of 3-4 tablespoons of baking soda mixed with warm water. Use sponge or soft cloth, dampened with the cleaning solution, to wipe down your wine cooler. Rinse with clean warm water and dry with a soft cloth. Do not use harsh chemicals, abrasives, ammonia, chlorine bleach, concentrated detergents, solvents or metal scouring pads. SOME of these chemicals may cause damage and/or discolor your wine cooler. Power Interruptions Occasionally there may be power interruptions due to thunderstorms or other causes. Remove the power cord from AC outlet when a power outage occurs. When power has been restored, replug power cord to AC outlet. Vacation and Moving Care For long vacations or absences, unplug the unit, empty contents from wine cooler, and clean the wine cooler and door gaskets according to "General Cleaning" section. Prop doors open, so air can circulate inside. When moving always move the wine cooler vertically. Do not move the unit lying on its side. RETURNS & WARRANTY RETURNS, DAMAGES, MISSING PARTS We thank you for your purchase. If you are not satisfied with your purchase or have an issue with our product, please kindly let us know. Our full returns policy is outlined below. Carefully read over our terms before contacting us. If you have questions, our customer service team can be reached at: +1 (626) 321-9834 or [email protected] Ground Shipments – Range Hoods, Shower Heads/Wands, Sinks, Tub Fillers For 1-3 years from the date of purchase, when this major appliance is operated and maintained according to instructions attached to or furnished with the product, ShopRangeHoods.com will pay for Factory Specified Parts. This limited warranty is valid only in the United States or Canada and applies only when the major appliance is used in the country in which it was purchased. Outside the United States and Canada, this limited warranty is null and void Proof of original purchase date is required to obtain service under this limited warranty. DISCLAIMER OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES: LIMITATION OF REMEDIES CUSTOMER'S SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY UNDER THIS LIMITED WARRANTY SHALL BE PRODUCT REPAIR AS PROVIDED HEREIN. IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ARE LIMITED TO ONE YEAR OR THE SHORTEST PERIOD ALLOWED BY LAW. SHOPRANGEHOODS.COM SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. SOME STATES AND PROVINCES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLU-SION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR LIMITATIONS ON THE DURATION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS, SO THESE EXCLUSIONS OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. THIS WARRANTY GIVES YOU SPECIFIC LEGAL RIGHTS, AND YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER RIGHTS WHICH VARY FROM STATE TO STATE OR PROVINCE TO PROVINCE. MANUFACTURER’S WARRANTY ShopRangeHoods.com provides a 3-year limited parts warranty for all range hoods, and a 1-year limited parts warranty for all bathtubs, tub fillers, kitchen sinks, kitchen sinks, shower heads, shower wands, and shower panels. Under this warranty, you (the customer), is entitled to replacement parts at no cost to repair and restore functionality if any part of the product were to fail. No labor is provided. Certain consumables that are not covered under this warranty include: Lights (halogen and LEDs) Carbon Filters Mesh or Baffle Filters Ducting The above parts are guaranteed to last one year beginning from the date of purchase. If they fail prematurely or are defective within 1 year of purchase, ShopRangeHoods.com will replace them at no charge. If a main unit or complete replacement has to be sent, ShopRangeHoods.com will require that the customer pay for shipping. Shipping for parts are free under the warranty period. We accept all returns within 30 days with return shipping to be paid by the customer if the item was: replacement and take back the damaged item, or send parts to repair the item depending on the severity of the damage. A full replacement will be issued only under our discretion. Under certain authorized venders who carry our products, shipping damages that require a full replacement will require contacting the seller and not ShopRangeHoods.com . Resolution Process for Damages or Missing Items (Ground Shipments) All shipping damages must be reported within 30 days of delivery. Missing or lost items must be reported within 7 days of delivery. The customer must also notify the local authorities to obtain a police report if the tracking information shows the item as being delivered, but not received. A replacement part or unit will be shipped out only if these rules are met. After the 30-day window for damaged items or 7 days for lost and missing packages, ShopRangeHoods.com reserves the right to not ship replacement parts or complete units. No exceptions will be made and we will not be held responsible. 1a. Customer provides images of damage (mandatory) WARRANTY EXCLUSIONS 1b. Customer notifies us (ShopRangeHoods.com) for missing parts or items The included warranty is null/void and does not cover the following conditions: 2a. We send a replacement unit (discretionary) 1. deemed unsuitable the wrong size purchased but not used an accidental purchase buyer’s remorse 2b. We send replacement parts 3. Customer is provided a new tracking number for the replacement or parts shipped via Ground shipping or Parcel Freight Shipments – Bathtubs, Oversized Range Hoods All bathtubs will ship via freight. Due to the large size and weight, please allow approximately 2 weeks for the item to arrive. If you have received a freight shipment, please kindly: inspect for damages (ex: cracks, chips, etc.) inspect for missing parts or items part of a bundle Resolution Process for Damages or Missing Items (Freight Shipments) 1a. Customer provides images of damage (mandatory) 1b. Customer notifies us (ShopRangeHoods.com) for missing parts or items 2a. We send a replacement unit (discretionary) 2b. We send replacement parts 3. Customer is provided a new tracking number via our 3rd party LTL carrier for the replacement or parts If the customer contacts us after the 30-day window for a return, ShopRangeHoods.com will require a 15-40% restocking fee to be applied to the return depending on the condition of the item and the number of days passed the standard 30-day window. If shipping damage is noticeable upon arrival, please immediately reject the package, take pictures of the damages, and contact customer support for assistance. If the item is delivered and arrived damaged, we will either send a Service calls to correct the installation of your major appliance, to instruct you on how to use your major appliance, to replace or repair house fuses, or to correct house wiring or plumbing. 2. Service calls to repair or replace appliance light bulbs, air filters or water filters. Consumable parts are excluded from warranty coverage. 3. Repairs when your major appliance is used for other than normal, single-family household use or when it is used in a manner that is contrary to published user or operator instructions and/or installation instructions. 4. Damage resulting from accident, alteration, misuse, abuse, fire, flood, acts of God, improper installation, installation not in accordance with electrical or plumbing codes, or use of consumables or cleaning products not approved by us. 5. Cosmetic damage, including scratches, dents, chips or other damage to the finish of your major appliance, unless such damage results from defects in materials or workmanship and is reported to us within 30 days from the date of purchase. 6. Any food loss due to refrigerator or freezer product failures. 7. Costs associated with the removal from your home of your major appliance for repairs. This major appliance is designed to be repaired in the home and only in-home service is covered by this warranty. 8. Repairs to parts or systems resulting from unauthorized modifications made to the appliance. 9. The removal and reinstallation of your major appliance if it is installed in an inaccessible location or is not installed in accordance with published installation instructions. 10. Major appliances with original model/serial numbers that have been removed, altered or cannot be easily determined. This warranty is void if the factory applied serial number has been altered or removed from your major appliance. The cost of repair or replacement under these excluded circumstances shall be borne by the customer.
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