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Whirlpool Installation Instructions - 8284957-006

Whirlpool Installation Instructions - 8284957-006

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6
Install the hood
Make electrical
connection
Electrical Shock Hazard
Disconnect power before making
electrical connections.
Connect ground wire to green
ground screw in terminal box.
Failure to do so can result in
death or electrical shock.
WARNING
11.
Rectangular vent only:
Attach damper/vent connector over
knockout opening. Make sure
damper pivot is nearest to
top/back edge of hood. Remove
tape from damper flap.
Note: For horizontal vent systems,
it is recommended that the
rectangular ventwork be attached
to the damper/vent connector and
sealed with duct tape before
installing the hood.
12.
Round vent only: Re-install
round vent plate removed in Step
5 under “Prepare the hood”
section. Install a 7" (17.8 cm) round
damper (must be purchased
separately). Damper flap must
open freely in direction of air flow
(away from range hood).
Note: Damper/vent connector and
round vent plate can be installed
up to 1" (2.5 cm) on either side of
hood center if ventwork is off-
center. In extreme off-center
installations, one end of the vent
connector may need to be
trimmed to clear the electrical
strain relief.
13.
Stand hood up as shown.
(Keep on protective cover to
protect hood or cooking surface.)
15.
Replace wiring cover.
18.
Connect ventwork to hood.
Seal joints with duct tape to make
them secure and air tight.
14.
Connect the white and
black wires of the power supply
cable to the white and black leads
in the hood with twist-on
connectors. Connect the power
supply ground wire to the green
screw under the wiring cover.
Securely tighten the strain relief.
Using a U.L.-listed power
supply cord-connection kit
(U.S.only):
Follow Power Cord Kit instructions for
connecting wiring.
top/back
edge
pivot
up to 1”(2.5 cm)
side-to-side
adjustment
pivot
protective
cover
damper/vent
connector
VERTICAL
vent position
HORIZONTAL
vent position
Do not turn on power until
installation is complete.
If not
previously done, run wiring
through wall or cabinets
according to electrical codes and
ordinances.
green ground
screw
Excessive Weight Hazard
Use two or more people to move
and install range hood.
Failure to do so can result in
back or other injury.
WARNING
mounting
screw
keyhole
slots (4)
keyhole
slots (4)
17.
Lift range hood into final
position, feeding electrical wire
through wiring opening. To avoid
damage, DO NOT PUSH ON FAN
BLADE.
Position the range hood so that
the large end of the keyhole slots
are over the screws. Then push
the hood toward the wall so that
the screws are in the neck of the
slots. Tighten mounting screws to
cabinet, making sure mounting
screws are in narrow neck of slots.
Make sure that damper blade
opens and closes freely.
16.
Remove the 4 hood
mounting screws from the parts bag
and installin pilot holes. Leave
screw heads away from shim
strips about 1/4" (6.4 cm).
1/4"
(6.4 mm)
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