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Owner’s Manual

Model DFR2551L DFR2551G 6908922359 6908922459

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.

To view the full line of Dimplex products. please visit www.dimplex.com

Welcome & Congratulations

Thank you and congratulations for purchasing an electric fireplace from Dimplex. Please use our convenient online registration page to record your model and serial numbers for future reference at

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

In order to better serve you. please have your model and serial number

Serial Number Label

Rating Label with Model Number

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.

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 using this heater.

② This heater 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 operation.

WARNING: High tempera tures may be generated under certain abnormal conditions.

Do not partially or fully cover or obstruct the front of this heater.

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 Always unplug the heater when not in use.

⑤ Do not operate any heater with a damaged cord or plug. or if the heater has malfunctioned. or if it has been dropped or damaged in any manner. contact Dimplex Technical Service at 1-888-346 7539.

⑥ Do not use outdoors.

IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS

⑦ Never locate this heater where it may fall into a bathtub or other water container.

⑧ Do not run cord under carpet ing. 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.

⑨ To disconnect heater. turn controls to off. then remove plug from outlet.

⑩ 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.

⑪ To prevent a possible fire. do not block air intakes or exhaust in any manner.

⑫ 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.

⑬ Do not modify the heater.

Use it only as described in this manual. Any other use not recom mended by the manufacturer may cause fire. electric shock. or injury to persons.

⑭ To reduce the risk of electric shock. this heater has a polarized plug (one blade is wider than the

SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS

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

⑯ Do not strike the front glass.

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

⑱ Always use properly grounded. fused and polarized outlets.

⑲ Disconnect all power supply before performing any cleaning. maintenance or relocation of the heater.

⑳ When transporting or storing the heater and cord. keep in a dry place. free from excessive

WARNING: Remote control

WARNING: Do not install bat

IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS

CAUTION

RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK

DO NOT OPEN

NO USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE

Fireplace Installation

WARNING: Ensure the power

WARNING: Construction and

WARNING: Do not attempt

WARNING: To reduce the risk

3. Hang bottom bracket on screw

4. Secure the top bracket to fire

Dimplex Mantel Installation Depending on the available space within the mantel cavity. the unit can be secured to the mantel at the bottom side or back. Remove the screw on the bottom flange in the most appropriate place for securing and using the provided L-bracket and the screw that was removed attach the firebox to the mantel. (Figure 3) NOTE: There are no guide holes provided for the L-Brackets in the mantel.

Figure 1

Figure 2

Media Tray

Custom Installation 1. Mark the desired location on the

2. Frame an opening of 24.0 in.

(610 mm) wide x 18 ½ in. (470 mm) high x 7 ⅞ in. (200 mm) deep (Figure 4).

Option #1 - The power cord can be lead from behind the trim and along the wall to an outlet near the fireplace.

Option #2 - A new outlet can be installed inside the new frame con struction. Plug the unit directly into a 15 A. 120 V outlet.

NOTE: A 15 Amp. 120 Volt circuit is required. A dedicated circuit is preferred but not essential in all cases. A dedicated circuit will be required if. after installation. the circuit breaker trips or fuse blows on a regular basis when the heater is operating. Additional appliances on the same circuit may exceed the current rating of the circuit breaker.

3. Install the provided plastic feet

Fireplace Installation

Figure 3

Figure 4

24.0 in. (610 mm)

18 ½ in.

(470 mm)

7 ⅞ in.

(200 mm)

Fireplace Installation

LOGSET ASSEMBLY

MEDIA BED RGB LED STRIP

MEDIA BED LED ASSEMBLY

V / 12V

AC / DC

CUTOUT

FLICKER MOTOR

BLOWER MOTOR

DISPLAY-CONTROL BOARD

ELEMENT

AC/DC

ADAPTER

SWITCHBOARD

RELAY BOARD

THERMISTOR

LOGSET LED ASSEMBLY

LED LIGHT ASSEMBLY

Wiring Diagram

Bathroom Installation This firebox must be protected by a GFI receptacle or circuit. If a re ceptacle 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 the unit. This unit must be installed away from showers. tubs. etc.

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

Holes for plastic

Figure 5

Operation

WARNING: This electric

A.

Standby

Turns the unit On and Off. → Activated by pressing the

Standby button on the remote or the unit.

• The unit will turn on with the

NOTE: When any button is pressed the intake tempera ture will be displayed on the On Screen Display for 5 seconds.

B.

Flame Effects

Turns the flame effect On and Off.

→ Activated by pressing the

Figure 7 Figure 6

Floating DisplayTM

Operation

C.

Heat ON/OFF

Cycles the unit sequentially through the 3 settings: Low Heat.

High Heat and Off.

→ Activated by pressing the

• Indicated by the (low heat) or

(high heat) icon and the in

D & E. Thermostat Controls Adjusts the temperature set point to your individual requirements.

Once the desired set temperature is reached the heater will turn off.

The heater will cycle on and off to maintain the desired set tem perature. The default temperature setting is 72°F (22°C).

→ Adjusted by pressing the

• The On Screen Display will in

NOTE: Holding the button

Pressing the and buttons

G.

Brightness

Changes the brightness of the lights in the unit. → Adjusted by repeatedly press

• Indicated by the second

H.

Sleep Timer

The Sleep Timer can be set to automatically shut off the fireplace after a preset time (from 30 min utes to 8 hours). → To set the timer press the timer

• The On Screen Display will

NOTE: The Sleep Timer can be cancelled at any time by

Operation

Screen Display will indicate "--".

F.

Color Themes

Different presets of ambient light ing color combinations contained in the unit. → Changed by repeatedly press

• Cycles through the different

NOTE: The last theme (media versions) or the second to last theme (logset versions) of the cycle is a prism where the unit cy cles through a variety of colours.

Pressing the button stops the

Resetting the Temperature Cutoff Switch Should the heater overheat. an automatic cut out will turn the heater off and it will not come back on without being reset. It can be reset by unplugging the unit and waiting 5 minutes before plugging the unit back in.

CAUTION: If you need to con

2. Correctly install one 3 Volt

(CR2032 [longer life] or CR2025) battery in the battery holder.

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

Operation

WARNING: Disconnect

Fireplace Cleaning Use warm water only to clean painted surfaces of the Compact Fireplace. Do not use abrasive cleaners.

To prolong the life of your unit and optimize the performance of your heater. vacuum or dust the outlet of the heater. and under and behind your firebox. on a regular basis.

Servicing Except for the cleaning described above. an authorized service rep resentative should perform any other servicing.

Maintenance

One Year Limited Warranty

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 warranty applies to the original purchaser of the product only and is not transferable.

Products excluded from this limited warranty

Light bulbs are not covered by this limited warranty and are the sole responsibility of the owner/purchaser. Products purchased in Yukon Territory. Nunavut. Northwest Territories. Hawaii. or Alaska are not covered by this limited warranty. 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 merchantability 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 covered by this limited warranty have been tested and inspected prior to shipment and. subject to the provisions of this warranty. Dimplex warrants such

The limited 12 month warranty period 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 representatives) or otherwise altered. This limited warranty does further not apply to defects resulting from misuse. abuse. accident. neglect. incorrect installation. improper maintenance or handling. or operation 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 1-888-346-7539. or 1367 Industrial Road. Cambridge Ontario.

Canada N3H 4W3. 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 defective in material or workmanship during the 12 month limited warranty period you have the following rights:

Warranty

Dimplex will in its sole discretion either repair or replace such defective product or part without charge. If Dimplex is unable to repair or replace such product or part. or if repair or replacement is not commercially practicable or cannot be timely made. Dimplex may. in lieu of repair or replacement. choose to refund the purchase price for such product or part.

Limited warranty service will be performed solely by dealers or service agents of Dimplex authorized to provide limited warranty services.

The purchaser is responsible for removal and transportation of such product or part (and any repaired or replacement product or part) to and from the authorized dealer’s or service agent’s place of business.

This limited warranty does not entitle the purchaser to on-site or in-home services. On-site or in-home services may be performed at the purchaser’s specific request and expense at Dimplex’s then-current rates for such services.

Dimplex will not be responsible for. and the limited warranty services shall not include. any expense incurred for installation or removal of the product or part (or any replacement product or part) or any labour or transportation costs.

Such costs shall be the purchaser’s responsibility.

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 CONTRACT. IN TORT. OR ON ANY OTHER BASIS. FOR ANY INDIRECT.

SPECIAL. PUNITIVE. EXEMPLARY.

CONSEQUENTIAL. OR INCIDENTAL LOSS. COST. OR DAMAGE ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SALE. MAINTENANCE. 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. DIRECTORS. OR AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT LOSSES.

COSTS. OR DAMAGES THAT EXCEED THE PURCHASE PRICE OF THE PRODUCT.

SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. 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 jurisdiction. The provisions of the United Nations 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.

Warranty

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