SFH436-CN
TRUSTED FOR OVER
100 YEARS
Digital
Bathroom Heater
Instruction Leaflet
PLEASE READ AND SAVE THESE IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS
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. Extreme caution is necessary when any heater is
used by, or near children or invalids, and whenever
the heater is left operating and unattended.
6. Always unplug the heater when not in use.
7. When unplugging, be sure to pull by the plug and
not the cord.
8. 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.
9. 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.
10. 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.
11. 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.
12. DO NOT use outdoors.
13. 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.
14. To disconnect heater, turn controls to OFF, then
remove plug from outlet.
15. This heater is not intended for use with an extension
cord. Plug the cord directly into an appropriate wall
receptacle.
16. If the heater will not operate, see specific instructions
on Auto Safety Shut-off.
17. 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.
18. Discontinue use if plug or outlet is hot. It is
recommended that the outlet be replaced if plug or
outlet is hot to touch.
19. The heater must not be located immediately below a
socket-outlet. Do not use this heater in the immediate
surroundings of a bath, a shower or a swimming pool.
ALCI (Appliance Leakage Current Interrupter) SAFETY DEVICE: This device provides protection
against electric shock due to ground fault currents by automatically shutting off the power. To test
the operation of the ALCI Safety Device, switch the heater ON. Press the TEST button on the ALCI
device attached to the plug end of the line cord. The heater and fan should stop operating and
the Power light should be extinguished. Press the RESET button on the ALCI device to resume
normal operation of the heater. ThisdeviseshouldnotbeusedonON/OFFoperationswitch.
CAUTION: ALTHOUGH THIS DEVICE IS PROVIDED WITH PROTECTION WHICH REDUCES THE RISK OF
ELECTRIC SHOCK, THIS PRODUCT SHOULD NEVER BE USED CARELESSLY NEAR WATER.
CAUTION: TO PREVENT ELECTRIC SHOCK, MATCH WIDE BLADE OF PLUG TO WIDE SLOT, FULLY INSERT.
F E AT U R E S - O P E R AT I O N S
PLEASE READ AND SAVE
THESE IMPORTANT
SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
• Amps:12.5
• Wattage:1500W(+5%–10%)
• Workingvoltage:120VAC/60Hz
WALL MOUNT INSTALLATION
INSTRUCTIONS
Your heater comes fully assembled and ready for
immediate use. This heater also comes with a Wall Mount
Bracket which allows you to mount the heater on wall.
Wall Mount Installation:
1. Carefully remove your heater and the Wall Mount
Bracket from the box.
2. Secure the mounting bracket to the wall as shown.
(See Figure 1)
Figure 1
Mounting Bracket
Mounting Tab
Mounting Screws
(not included)
3. Turn heater sideways and position the mounting tab
on the back of the heater so it lines up with the
mounting bracket.
4. Place mounting tab into the mounting bracket and
rotate heater into the upright position to lock it in
place.
Please Note: Due to the multitude of potential mounting
surfaces, mounting screws are not included with this
product. Please visit your local hardware store to determine
which type of screw is best for your particular wall.
OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS
1. Place heater on firm level surface.
2. Avoid overloading your circuit by not using other high
wattage appliances in the same outlet.
Your heater is equipped with a digital thermostat that
allows you to set your heater to your precise comfort level:
Power On/Off
NOTE: Once the time is set; the power ring is the only
indicator that the unit is off and that the mode button will
not function.
Press the Power Button to turn on the heater. LCD
Display and Power Light Ring will illuminate. The LCD
Display will show the current clock time and the
Thermostat icon ( ).
Mode Settings
Press the Mode Button to select your desired settings,
the LCD Display will cycle through to show the below
settings in sequence:
1.
Thermostat:
The Thermostat icon ( ) and the current clock time
will appear on the LCD Display. Turn the Thermostat
Control to adjust the temperature level ranging from
18˚C to 29˚C. When the preset temperature is
reached, the heater will shut off until the room
temperature drops below the preset temperature, the
heater will be switched on again to maintain the
room at the preset temperature level.
F E AT U R E S - O P E R AT I O N S
Fan Only Setting:
The Fan icon ( ) and the current clock time will
appear on the LCD Display. The heater will run
continuously without heat output.
3. Stay On
Setting:
"Stay On" and the current clock time will appear on
the LCD Display. The heater will run continuously at
1500W. To shut off the heater, you must press the
Power Button ( ) to turn the Power Light Ring off.
NOTE: It is normal for the heater to cycle on and off as
to maintain the preset temperature. To prevent the heater
from cycling, you need to raise the thermostat setting.
2.
Figure 2: CONTROL PANEL
A
B
A.
B.
C.
D.
C
D
LCD Display
Power Button
Mode Button
Power Light Ring
E
F
G
E. Thermostat Control
F. Clock Button
G. Start Time Button
NOTE: When the preset temperature is reached or when
the heater is shut off, the fan will run for 10 seconds
without heat. This cool down process ensures an accurate
and consistent temperature reading.
NOTE: To shut the heater off at any time, press the Power
( ) Button. The digital thermostat has memory, it will
remember the last temperature setting before the heater
is turned off. However, if the heater is unplugged, the
digital thermostat will no longer remember the previous
temperature setting, you have to reset the digital
thermostat following the above instructions.
Clock - Set current Time
1. To program the heater to turn ON at a preset time,
you must set the current time first, press and hold the
Clock Button ( ) for 3 seconds.
2. The hour digits on LCD Display will blink. Turn the
Thermostat Control to adjust from 12 to 1, and
switching between AM and PM.
3. Press the Clock Button ( ) again until the minute
digits blink. Turn the Thermostat Control to adjust
from 00 to 59.
4. Press the Clock Button ( ) again to confirm the
current time is set on heater.
Start Time - Set Timer to turn heater ON
1. The Start Time button allows user to program the
heater to turn ON at a preset time. The unit turns on
in the "Stay On" setting and cannot be changed
without powering the unit off. The heater will turn
OFF automatically after 30 minutes.
NOTE: Timer can be set in any mode but will not
engage if the unit is in an active mode (fan, stay on,
therm).
2. To preset time, press and hold the Start Time Button
( ) for 3 seconds.
3. The hour digits on LCD Display will blink. Turn the
Thermostat Control to adjust from 12 to 1, and
switching between AM and PM.
CLEANING / MAINTENANCE
AUTO SAFETY SHUT OFF
4. Press the Start Time Button until the minute digits
blink. Turn the Thermostat Control to adjust from 00
to 59.
5. Press the Start Time ( ) Button again to set the
preset time.
6. Press and hold the Start Time Button ( ) to
activate the Timer feature. The icon ( ) and the
current clock time will appear on the LCD Display to
confirm the Timer feature being activated.
7. To turn off the Timer feature, press and hold the
Start Time Button ( ) again until the icon ( )
goes off.
NOTE: Modes cannot be changed without powering
down the unit once the timer has been engaged.
NOTE: The Timer has memory to store the preset time,
but you must re-activate the Start Time feature again to
program the heater repeatedly at your preset time. For
example, if you want your heater to pre-heat the room
at a preset time every morning, you must press and
activate the Start Time button every night before you go
to sleep.
CLEANING/MAINTENANCE
Always unplug the heater before cleaning and allow the
heater to cool down.
1. Clean the unit with a soft cloth moistened with a mild
soap solution.
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.
4. Store heater in a cool, dry location.
5. The manufacturer recommends that you store the
unit in its original carton.
AUTO SAFETY SHUT-OFF
This heater is equipped with a patented, technologically
advanced, safety system that requires the user to reset
the heater if there is a potential overheat situation. When
a potential overheat temperature is reached, the system
will automatically shut the heater off. It can only resume
operation when the user resets the unit.
To Reset the Heater :
1. Unplug the heater and wait 30 minutes for the
heater to cool down.
2. After 30 minutes, plug the heater in again and
operate normally.
TROUBLESHOOTING
TROUBLESHOOTING
If your heater fails to operate:
• Makesuretheelectricaloutletorcircuitbreakerisworking.
• Checkforobstructions.IfyoufindanobstructionturntheheaterOFF,andunplugtheunit.Carefullyremovethe
obstruction and follow the reset instructions.
• MakesuretheswitchontheALCIplugisintheRESETposition.
• Thetemperaturemaybesettoolow.TurntheThermostatControltoahighertemperatureleveluntiltheheater
restarts.
• MakesuretofollowtheOPERATING INSTRUCTIONS to turn on the heater and set the digital thermostat to your
precise comfort level.
• Timerhaselapsed.StartTimemodewillautomaticallyturnOFFafter30minutes.
• Pressthepowerbuttonsothatpowerlightringilluminates.
• Oncetheclockisset,onlythepowerringsignifiesthattheheaterbuttons(otherthanthepowerbutton)canbe
used.
Please DO NOT attempt to open or repair the heater.
Please see the Warranty for Service Instructions.
If you have any questions regarding your product or would like to learn more about other SunbeamTM products,
please contact our Consumer Service Department at 1-888-264-9669 or visit our website at www.sunbeam.ca.
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 1-888-264-9669
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 1-888-264-9669
and a convenient service center address will be provided to you.
WA R R A N T Y I N F O R M AT I O N
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.
© 2012 Sunbeam Products, Inc. doing business as Jarden Consumer Solutions. All rights reserved. Imported and
distributed by Sunbeam Corporation (Canada) Limited doing business as Jarden Consumer Solutions, 20B Hereford
Street, Brampton, Ontario L6Y 0M1.
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