IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION.
READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USING.
For your safety, the information in this manual must be followed to minimize the risk of fire or explosion, electric shock, or to prevent property damage, personal injury or loss of life.
? Keep the area around the appliance clear and free from combustible materials, gasoline and other flammable vapors and liquids.
? Do not use this appliance if any part has been under water. Immediately call a qualified service technician to inspect the appliance and to replace any part of the control system and any gas control which has been under water.
? Indoor models are equipped with a three-prong plug for your protection against shock hazard and should be plugged directly into a properly grounded three-prong receptacle. Do not cut or remove the ground prong from this plug.
? Properly ground the water heater to conform with all governing codes and ordinances. Follow details in the Installation Instructions.
? This appliance must be vented per Installation
This unit is not intended or qualified for use in manufactured homes, mobile homes or recreational vehicles.
BURN HAZARD. Hot exhaust and vent may cause serious burns. Keep back from water heater unit. Keep small children and animals away from unit.
Hot Water outlet pipes leaving unit can be hot to touch. Insulation must be used for hot water pipes below 36? due to burn risk to
? Any alteration to the appliance or its controls can be dangerous and will void the warranty.
? Always check the water temperature before entering a shower or bath.
? This appliance does not have a pilot. It is equipped with an ignition device which automatically lights the burner. Do not try to light the burner by hand.
READ AND FOLLOW THIS SAFETY INFORMATION CAREFULLY.
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS
? Outdoor models must be hardwired to meet local codes.
? Use only your hand to push in or turn the gas control knob. Never use tools. If the knob will not push in or turn by hand, do not try to repair it; call a qualified service technician. Force or attempted repair may result in a fire or explosion.
COMBUSTIBLE MATERIAL: As pertaining to materials adjacent to or in contact with heat-producing appliances, vent connectors, gas vents, chimneys, steam and hot water pipes and warm air ducts, shall mean materials made of or surfaced with wood, compressed paper, plant fibers or other materials that are capable of being ignited and burned. Such material shall be considered combustible even though flame-proofed, fire-retardant treated or plastered.
? BEFORE OPERATING, smell all around the ap