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Owner’s Manual

Model BLF74

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION: Always read this manual first before attempting to install or use this fireplace. For your safety. always comply with all warnings and safety instructions contained in this manual to prevent personal injury or property damage.

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Welcome & Congratulations

Thank you and congratulations for choosing to purchase an electric fireplace from Dimplex. the world leader in electric fireplaces.

Please carefully read and save these instructions.

CAUTION: Read all instructions and warnings carefully before starting installation. Failure to follow these instructions may result in a possible electric shock. fire hazard and will void the warranty.

Please record your model and serial numbers below for future reference: model and serial numbers can be found on the Model and Serial Number Label of your fireplace.

NO NEED TO RETURN TO THE STORE

Questions with operation or assembly? Require Parts Information?

Product Under Manufacturer’s Warranty?

Contact us at:  www.dimplex.com/customersupport

For Troubleshooting and Technical Support

OR  Toll-Free 1-888-DIMPLEX (1-888-346-7539)

Monday to Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST

Please have your model number and product serial

Serial Number Label Rating Label

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 Read all instructions before installing or using this electric fireplace.

② This fireplace is hot when in use. To avoid burns. do not let bare skin touch hot surfaces.

The trim around the heater outlet becomes hot during heater opera tion.

DANGER: High temperatures

③ Extreme caution is neces sary when any heater is used by or near children or invalids and whenever the unit is left operating and unattended.

④ Young children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play with the appliance.

⑤ The appliance is not intended for use by young children or infirmed persons without supervi sion.

IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS

⑥ Do not operate the unit after it malfunctions. Disconnect power at the service panel and have the unit inspected by a reputable electrician before reusing.

⑦ Do not use outdoors.

⑧ Never locate fireplace where it may fall into a bathtub or other water container.

⑨ To disconnect the fireplace. turn the controls off. then remove the plug from the outlet or dis connect the circuit at the main disconnect panel.

⑩ Do not locate the heater im mediately below a fixed socket outlet.

⑪ 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 to the heater.

⑫ To prevent a possible fire. do not block air intakes or exhaust in any manner.

⑬ All electrical heaters have hot and arcing or sparking parts inside. Do not use in areas where gasoline. paint. or flammable liquids are used or stored.

SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS

⑭ Do not modify the electric fireplace. Use it only as described in this manual. Any other use not recommended by the manufactur er may cause fire. electric shock or injury to persons.

⑮ Do not burn wood or other materials in the electric fireplace.

⑯ Do not strike the fireplace glass.

⑰ Always use a certified electri cian should new circuits or outlets be required.

⑱ Disconnect all power supply before performing any cleaning. maintenance or relocation of the unit.

⑲ When transporting or stor ing the unit and cord. keep in a dry place. free from excessive vibration and store so as to avoid damage.

WARNING: Remote control

WARNING: Do not install bat

NOTE: Changes or modifica

CAUTION

RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK

DO NOT OPEN

NO USER-SERVICABLE PARTS INSIDE

IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: This equipment has been

· Increase the separation between

· Connect the equipment into an

· Consult the dealer or an

Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) this device may not cause interference and (2) this device must accept any interference. including interference that may cause undesired operation of the device.

IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS

Quick Reference Guide

Figure 1 ① The electrical information regarding your electric fireplace can be found on the rating label located on the front of the unit. behind the glass.

Before installation. please record your fireplace's serial number below for future reference.

② If you have any technical questions or concerns regarding the operation of your electric fireplace. or require service contact customer service.

③ For dimensions of your fireplace. refer to Figure 1.

[7.1 in.]

467 mm [18.4 in.]

1883 mm [74.1 in.]

493 mm [19.4 in.]

187 mm [7.3 in.]

1844 mm [72.6 in.]

Fireplace Installation

Wiring

WARNING: To reduce the risk of fire. electric shock or injury to persons. always use a licensed electrician.

WARNING: Ensure that the On/Off Switch is set to the Off position (refer to Operation section) and that the circuit on which the fireplace is to be installed has the power cut off at the service panel until installa tion is complete.

1. Carefully remove the electrical

2. Leaving a minimum of 3 in.

(7.6 cm) of slack. route the

3. Remove the two covers off of

For 120V Installations Use two conductor. non-metallic sheath cable with ground wire (3 wires total) for the incoming power supply.

CAUTION: Use the appropri ate wire to meet local and national electrical codes for rated power consumption.

• Connect the black wire (L1)

• Connect the blue wire (N) and

For 120V Installations

GROUND

LINE

120 V Power

Supply

(Breaker Panel)

NEUTRAL

CONTROL PCB THERMAL CUTOUT

LED CONTROL BOARD

LED LIGHTS

LED LIGHTS

LED CONTROL BOARD

CAPACITOR

FLAME MOTOR

HEATING ELEMENT

HEATING ELEMENT

BLOWER MOTOR

VOLTAGE SELECTOR SWITCH

COMM

2. For No Heat installations leave L2 unconnected with a wire connector on the end

1. Regular installation attach N and L2 together

3. For installation with a Heat Disconnect Switch

See Options Below

Different Heat Control Options

L2 Wall On/Off Switch

Fireplace Installation

NOTE: The unit can also

• Attach the grounding wire to

• Reposition the electrical cover

• Ensure that the voltage selec

For 240V Installations Use three conductor. non-metallic sheath cable with ground wire (4 wires total) for the incoming power supply on fireplace inserts.

CAUTION: Use the appropri ate wire to meet local and national electrical codes for rated power consumption.

• Connect the black wire (L1)

• Connect the red wire (L2)

NOTE: The unit can also

• Connect the white wire (N)

Fireplace Installation

For 240V Installations

• Attach the grounding wire to

• Reposition the electrical cover

• Ensure that the voltage selec

Figure 4

Hole for Ground Screw

Figure 5

Voltage Selector Switch)

For Bathroom Use

If this unit is installed in a bath room it must be protected by a GFI receptacle or circuit. If recep tacle is used it must be readily accessible.

To prevent electrical shock this unit is an electrical appliance that is not watertight and must be installed as to prevent water from entering unit. This must be in

COMM

VOLTAGE SELECTOR SWITCH

BLOWER MOTOR

HEATING ELEMENT

HEATING ELEMENT

FLAME MOTOR

CAPACITOR

LED CONTROL BOARD

LED LIGHTS

LED LIGHTS

LED CONTROL BOARD

THERMAL CUTOUT

CONTROL PCB

240 V~ / 60 HZ Power Supply (Breaker Panel)

Wall On/Off Switch

Different Heat Control Options

3. For installation with a Heat Disconnect Switch 1. Regular installation attach Neutral and L2 to the panel

2. For No Heat installations leave L2 unconnected with a wire connector on the end

See Options Below L2

Fireplace Installation

WARNING: Ensure that the

CAUTION: When changing

Figure 8 2 x 8 Framing

Figure 9 Mounting hole

Mounting hole

Wall surface

Figure 6

Figure 7

Fireplace Installation

230 position. 120V - 115 position.

Surface Mount Installation

CAUTION: Two people will be required for various steps of this procedure.

WARNING: Ensure that the On/

Off Switch is set to the Off position (refer to Operation section) and that the circuit on which the fireplace is to be installed has the power cut off at the service panel until installation is complete.

1. Determine the mounting

NOTE: It is recommended that

3. Mark the 4 mounting screw

4. In locations where the screws

5. Secure the wall bracket to the

6. Install the bottom support

7. Remove the center screw from

8. Hang the fireplace from the

9. Install the removed screw

10. Refer to Front Glass Installa

Flush Mounted Installation 2x8 Framing

CAUTION: Two people will be required for various steps of this procedure.

1. Prepare a wall with a framed

Fireplace Installation

NOTE: It is recommended

WARNING: Do not attempt

WARNING: Ensure that the On/

Off Switch is set to the Off position (refer to Operation section) and that the circuit on which the fireplace is to be installed has the power cut off at the service panel until installation is complete.

2. Lift fireplace and insert into

3. Use the supplied bubble level

4. Drive four supplied mounting

5. Refer to Front Glass Installa

Front Glass Installation 1. Evenly distribute supplied

2. Carefully mount front glass

3. Use the supplied four Phillips

Operation

The manual controls for the elec tric fireplace are located on the right side of the unit and inside the air intake slot (Figure 12).

A. On/Off Switch The On/Off Switch supplies power to all fireplace functions. When the switch is in the “ I ” position. the unit is on. When in the “ O ” position. the fireplace is off.

B. 3-Position Switch The 3-position Switch changes the mode the fireplace operates in and has three positions: “ MANU AL ”; “ OFF ”; and “ REMOTE ”.

In “ MANUAL ” mode. the fire place's three levels of operation are controlled by the manual

Figure 12

WARNING: This electric fire box must be properly installed before it is used.

CAUTION: The voltage se

Figure 10

Front tray

Front glass assembly

Figure 11 Tab

Hooks (4)

Mounts (4)

Fireplace Installation

Operation

CAUTION: If you need to continuously reset the heater. disconnect power and call Dimplex customer service at 1-888-DIMPLEX (1-888-346-7539).

Remote Control The fireplace is supplied with a radio frequency remote control.

This remote control has a range of approximately 50 ft. (15.25 m). it does not have to be pointed at the fireplace and can pass through most obstacles (including walls).

It is supplied with one of hundreds of independent frequencies to prevent interference with other units.

NOTE: Before attempting any

Remote Control Usage The remote control operates the

Figure 13

Button

Button

Battery Cover

Plastic strip

5. Press any button on the

Battery Replacement To replace the battery: 1. Slide battery cover open on

2. Install one 12-Volt (A23) bat

3. Close the battery cover.

Battery must be recycled or disposed of properly.

Check with your Local

Authority or Retailer for recycling advice in your area.

2. Turn On/Off Switch to ON

(Figure 12A).

3. Move the 3-position switch

4. Press and hold the Manual

Control Button marked “ I ” for five seconds. After five seconds. there is a 10 second window to press any button on the remote control.

Operation

Maintenance

WARNING: Disconnect power and allow heater to cool before attempting any maintenance or cleaning to reduce the risk of fire. electric shock or damage to persons.

NOTE: The fireplace should

Accessories

Contact your local authorized Dimplex dealer for these and other available accessories for your electric fireplace.

Wall Switch Remote Control (WRCPF-KIT) Wall mounted remote for flame On/Off and thermostat control.

Power Cord Power cord for plugging the unit directly into a wall receptacle.

Products to which this limited warranty applies This limited warranty applies to your newly purchased Dimplex electric fireplace. This limited warranty applies only to purchases made in any province of Canada except for Yukon Territory. Nunavut. or Northwest Territories or in any of the 50 States of the USA (and the District of Columbia) except for Hawaii and Alaska. This limited war ranty applies to the original purchaser of the product only and is not transferable.

Products excluded from this limited war ranty Products purchased in Yukon Territory.

Nunavut. Northwest Territories. Hawaii. or Alaska are not covered by this limited war ranty. Products purchased in these States. provinces. or territories are sold AS IS without warranty or condition of any kind (including. without limitation. any implied warranties or conditions of merchant ability or fitness for a particular purpose) and the entire risk of as to the quality and performance of the products is with the purchaser. and in the event of a defect the purchaser assumes the entire cost of all necessary servicing or repair.

What this limited warranty covers and for how long Products. other than fireplace surrounds (mantels) and trims. covered by this limited warranty have been tested and inspected prior to shipment and. subject to the provisions of this warranty. Dimplex warrants such products to be free from defects in material and workmanship for a period of 2 years from the date of the first purchase of such products.

Dimplex fireplace surrounds (mantels) and trims covered by this limited warranty have been tested and inspected prior to ship ment and. subject to the provisions of this warranty. Dimplex warrants such products to be free from defects in material and workmanship for a period of 1 year from the date of first purchase of such products.

The limited 2 year warranty period for products other than fireplace surrounds (mantels) and trims and the limited 1 year warranty period for fireplace surrounds (mantels) and trims also applies to any implied warranties that may exist under applicable law. Some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts. so the above limitation may not apply to the purchaser.

What this limited warranty does not cover This limited warranty does not apply to products that have been repaired (except by Dimplex or its authorized service rep resentatives) or otherwise altered. This limited warranty does further not apply to defects resulting from misuse. abuse. accident. neglect. incorrect installation. im proper maintenance or handling. or opera tion with an incorrect power source.

What you must do to get service under this limited warranty Defects must be brought to the attention of Dimplex Technical Service by contacting Dimplex at 1-888-DIMPLEX (1-888-346-7539). or 1367 Industrial Road. Cambridge Ontario. Canada N1R 7G8. Please have proof of purchase. catalogue/model and serial numbers available when calling. Limited warranty service requires a proof of purchase of the product.

What Dimplex will do in the event of a defect In the event a product or part covered by this limited warranty is proven to be defec tive in material or workmanship during (i) the 2 year limited warranty period for prod ucts other than fireplace surrounds (man tels) and trims. and (ii) the 1 year limited warranty period for surrounds (mantels) and trims. you have the following rights:

• Dimplex will in its sole discretion either

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• Limited warranty service will be per

• For products other than surrounds

(mantels) and trims. this 2 year lim ited warranty entitles the purchaser to on-site or in-home warranty services.

Accordingly. Dimplex will be respon sible for all labour and transportation associated with repairing or replacing the product or part except as follows: (i) charges which may be levied for travel costs incurred to travel to the purchas er’s site where the product is located if the purchaser’s site is beyond 30 miles (48 km) from the closest service depot of Dimplex’s dealer or service agent; and (ii) the purchaser is solely respon sible for providing clear access to all serviceable parts of the product.

• For surrounds (mantels) and trims. this

1 year limited warranty does not entitle the purchaser to on-site or in-house warranty services. The purchaser is responsible for removal and transpor tation of the surrounds (mantels) and trims (and any repaired or replacement product or part) to and from the autho rized dealer’s or service agent’s place of business. On-site or in-home services for surrounds (mantels) and trims may be performed at the purchaser’s spe cific request and expense at Dimplex’s then current rates for such services.

Dimplex will not be responsible for. and this limited warranty shall not include. any expense incurred for installation or removal of the surrounds (mantels) or trims or any part thereof (or any re placement product or part) including. without limitation. all shipping costs and transportation costs to and from the authorized dealer’s or service agent’s

What Dimplex and its dealers and service agents are also not responsible for: IN NO EVENT WILL DIMPLEX. OR ITS DIRECTORS. OFFICERS. OR AGENTS.

BE LIABLE TO THE PURCHASER OR ANY THIRD PARTY. WHETHER IN CON TRACT. IN TORT. OR ON ANY OTHER BASIS. FOR ANY INDIRECT. SPECIAL.

PUNITIVE. EXEMPLARY. CONSEQUEN TIAL. OR INCIDENTAL LOSS. COST.

OR DAMAGE ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SALE. MAIN TENANCE. USE. OR INABILITY TO USE THE PRODUCT. EVEN IF DIMPLEX OR ITS DIRECTORS. OFFICERS. OR AGENTS HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSSES.

COSTS OR DAMAGES. OR IF SUCH LOSSES. COSTS. OR DAMAGES ARE FORESEEABLE. IN NO EVENT WILL DIMPLEX. OR ITS OFFICERS. DIREC TORS. OR AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT LOSSES. COSTS. OR DAMAGES THAT EXCEED THE PUR CHASE PRICE OF THE PRODUCT.

SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF IN CIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAM AGES. SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO THE PURCHASER.

How State and Provincial law apply This limited warranty gives you specific legal rights. and you may also have other rights which vary from jurisdiction to juris diction. The provisions of the United Na tions Convention on Contracts for the Sale of Goods shall not apply to this limited warranty or the sale of products covered by this limited warranty.

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