NewAir AI-250W Countertop Ice Maker, 50 lbs. of Ice a Day Product Manual

NewAir AI-250W Countertop Ice Maker, 50 lbs. of Ice a Day Product Manual
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AI-250W
Portable Countertop Ice Maker
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
Register Your Product Online……………………………………………………………………..4
Important Safety Information .............................................................................................. 5
Getting to Know Your Ice Maker ......................................................................................... 7
Operating Procedures and Maintenance ............................................................................ 8
Maintenance and Cleaning ............................................................................................... 10
Troubleshooting ................................................................................................................ 11
Limited Manufacturer’s Warranty ...................................................................................... 12
PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS
Model No.:
Voltage:
Frequency:
Current:
Refrigerant:
Net Weight:
Dimensions:
Certifications:
AI-250W
110-120V
60Hz
2.25A
R134a
21.6lbs
13.58” x 15.75” x 13.7”
ETL
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and record the following information, located on the manufacturer’s
nameplate on the rear of the unit. You will need this information if it
becomes necessary to contact the manufacturer for service inquiries.
Date of Purchase: ___________________________________________
Serial Number:
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Model Number: ____________________________________________
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IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION
Please read the following instructions carefully before using this ice maker and keep this
user manual for future reference. Safety precautions should be followed. Failure to obey
the safety precautions can result in possible harm to you, and will void the manufacturer’s
warranty. To prevent any hazards, please follow all safety precautions.
FOR YOUR SAFETY
WHEN USING ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES, BASIC SAFETY
PRECAUTIONS SHOULD BE FOLLOWED TO REDUCE THE RISK OF
FIRE, ELECTRIC SHOCK, AND INJURY TO PERSONS OR PROPERTY.
READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USING THIS ICE MAKER.
1. This appliance can be used by children that are eight years old and above and
persons with reduced physical, sensory, or mental capabilities, or lack of
experience and knowledge, if they have been given supervision or instruction
concerning use of the appliance in a safe way and understand the hazards
involved. Children shall not play with the appliance. Cleaning and user
maintenance should not be conducted by children without supervision.
2. Do not place hands or objects on or near the ice maker’s evaporator when it is in
operation.
3. Do not operate the appliance if the cord is damaged. If the power cord is damaged,
it must be replaced immediately by the manufacturer.
4. Connect the ice maker to proper outlets only. There should be no other appliance
plugged into the same outlet. Be sure that the plug is fully inserted before use.
5. Do not run the cord over carpeting or other heat insulators. Do not cover the cord.
Keep the cord away from traffic areas and do not submerge in water.
6. Unplug the ice maker before cleaning or making repairs.
7. Exercise caution and use reasonable supervision when appliance is used near
children.
8. Do not clean your ice maker with flammable fluids. The fumes can create a fire
hazard or explosion.
9. Do not tip over.
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10. If the ice maker is brought indoors from outside during the winter time, give it a
few hours to warm up to room temperature before plugging it in.
11. Fill with potable water only.
12. Do not store explosive substances, such as aerosol cans with a
flammable propellant, in this appliance.
13. This appliance is intended to be used in households and for similar applications,
such as: Staff kitchen areas in shops, offices, and other working environments;
Farm houses and by clients in hotels, motels, and other residential-type
environments; Bed and breakfast type environments; Catering and similar nonretail applications.
14. Before using this product, place the machine on a flat, stable surface.
15. Leave the ice maker upright for 24 hours after receiving it before first use.
16. Please make sure that the rear drain is firmly plugged before adding water to the
water tank.
17. Please note, the ice cubes will be relatively small at first, but this is not a defect. Allow
a few cycles to go through first.
18. Do not use this appliance near significant heat sources.
19. Do not immerse the machine in water or use it in places where the machine may
be splashed.
20. Do not dismantle or modify the machine.
21. Stop using the machine immediately when any type of machine failure occurs.
22. Do not touch the ice making section of this product, and do not open the lid while
the unit is working.
23. Pull out the plug by holding the front insulation part of the plug; do not pull the
wire.
24. Do not plug this unit in while your hands are wet.
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25. Disconnect the power supply and drain out the remaining water from the rear
drain when the ice machine will not be in use for an extended period of time.
26. Please note, the ice cubes of the first cycle may have an odor due to water quality.
This is not a defect. After several cycles, the smell will go away. If a cycle of ice is
producing an odor, do not consume this ic
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR ICE MAKER
1. Ice Scoop: Use to easily remove and service ice from the basket.
2. Ice Full Indicator: Lets you know when the ice tray
is too full for another cycle to begin.
3. Ice Basket: Stores finished ice inside the unit.
4. Top Cover: Keeps ice cooler, and has a window
so you can see how much ice you have without
opening the unit.
5. Vents: Allows internal heat to escape. Please
allow six inches of space on all sides of the unit
for proper ventilation.
6. Water Drain Cap: Remove to drain excess water
from the unit.
7. Maximum Water Level: Do not fill the water tank above this line.
8. Indication Light:
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ON/OFF: Indicates that the power is on.
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RUN: Indicates that the unit is operating and creating ice.
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ADD WATER: Indicates that the unit needs more water in order to create
more ice.
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OPERATING PROCEDURES AND MAINTENANCE
UNPACKING YOUR ICE MAKER
1. Remove all exterior and interior packaging. Make sure that the ice basket and ice
scoop are included. If any part or accessory is missing, please contact our
customer service department.
2. Clean the interior with lukewarm water and a soft cloth. Remove the ice basket and
wash it in warm water.
3. Clean the evaporator rods using a water/vinegar solution.
4. Find a location for your ice maker that is protected from direct sunlight and allows
six inches of space between the back and sides of your ice maker and the wall.
CONNECTING YOUR ICE MAKER
Improper use of the grounded plug can result in the risk of electrical
shock. If the power cord is damaged, please call our customer service
department.
1. This unit should be properly grounded for your safety.
2. Plug the appliance directly into an appropriate 120V AC outlet that is properly
installed and grounded in accordance with all local codes and ordinances.
USING YOUR ICE MAKER
1. Press the “ON/OFF” button after plugging in the ice maker machine and it will begin
to run.
2. Open the cover, remove the ice basket and pour water into the tank, ensuring that
you do not fill past the “max fill” line. Put the ice basket back into the machine and
close the lid.
3. While the ice maker is on, check the water level periodically. If the water pump
cannot inject water, the ice maker will stop automatically and the “ADD WATER”
indicator will turn on. Press the “ON/OFF” button, fill water up to the level mark and
press the “ON/OFF” button again, to return to normal operation.
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4. The ice maker automatically ceases production when the ice basket is full. The
“ICE FULL” indicator will light up when the ice bucket is full. To restart the process,
remove the ice and then press “ON/OFF”.
5. Change the water in the water reservoir every 24 hours to maintain the cleanliness
of your ice. If the unit is not in use for a few days, drain all the water in the tank
reservoir and refill before operating again.
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MAINTENANCE AND CLEANING
Before using your ice maker, it is strongly recommended that you clean it thoroughly.
1. Remove the ice basket.
2. Remove the drain cap to drain out the water.
3. Clean the interior with diluted detergent, warm water, and a soft cloth.
4. The outside of the ice maker should be cleaned regularly with a diluted detergent
and warm water.
5. Dry the interior and exterior with a soft cloth.
6. Close the drain cap.
7. When the machine is not in use, open the drain cap to drain water completely
from the water reservoir.
ELECTRICAL SCHEMATIC DIAGRAM
TROUBLESHOOTING
Problem
“ADD WATER” indicator
is on.
“ICE FULL” indicator is
on.
Ice cubes stick together.
Ice is full but the light is
off.
Ice making cycle is
normal but there is no
ice.
Possible Causes
Water level is low.
The ice basket is full.
The ice sensor is broken.
The ice scoop is stuck.
The ice making cycle is too
long.
The part of the evaporator
rods in the ice box is too
large.
The water temperature in
the inner tank is too low.
The location of the ice
maker’s light is too strong
and it effects the infrared
detection.
Ambient temperature or
water temperature is too
high.
Refrigerant liquid leakage.
The pipe in the cooling
system is blocked.
Solution
Stop the ice maker, fill
water, and restart.
Remove the ice from the
basket.
Press “ON/OFF” to start the
ice maker forcibly or
contact us to change the
sensor.
Check if ice is blocking the
ice shovel and remove the
ice.
Stop the ice maker and
restart when the ice blocks
melt.
Change the water in the
reservoir. Use water
between 46oF and 89oF.
Move the ice maker near a
darker location.
Please operate the ice
maker below ambient
temperature of 89oF and
use cold water.
Contact customer service.
Contact customer service.
Note: Some weird noises are normal when operating this ice maker: a clicking sound
when the machine was turned on or off; a boiling, gurgling, or knocking sound when
refrigerant is circulating through the pipes; a loud clicking sound when ice cubes are
dropped into the bucket.
LIMITED MANUFACTURER’S WARRANTY
This appliance is covered by a limited manufacturer’s warranty. For one year from the
original date of purchase, the manufacturer will repair or replace any parts of this
appliance that prove to be defective in materials and workmanship, provided the appliance
has been used under normal operating conditions as intended by the manufacturer.
Warranty Terms:
During the first year, any components of this appliance found to be defective due to
materials or workmanship will be repaired or replaced, at the manufacturer’s discretion, at
no charge to the original purchaser. The purchaser will be responsible for any removal or
transportation costs.
Warranty Exclusions:
The warranty will not apply if damage is caused by any of the following:
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Power failure
Damage in transit or when moving the appliance
Improper power supply such as low voltage, defective household wiring or
inadequate fuses
Accident, alteration, misuse or abuse of the appliance such as using non- approved
accessories, inadequate air circulation in the room or abnormal operating
conditions (extreme temperatures)
Use in commercial or industrial applications
Fire, water damage, theft, war, riot, hostility or acts of God such as hurricanes,
floods, etc.
Use of force or damage caused by external influences
Partially or completely dismantled appliances
Excess wear and tear by the user
Obtaining Service:
When making a warranty claim, please have the original bill of purchase with purchase
date available. Once confirmed that your appliance is eligible for warranty service, all
repairs will be performed by a NewAir™ authorized repair facility. The purchaser will be
responsible for any removal or transportation costs. Replacement parts and/or units will
be new, re-manufactured or refurbished and is subject to the manufacturer’s discretion.
For technical support and warranty service, please email [email protected]
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