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A P R O U D H E R I T A G E O F E X P E R I E N C E & Q U A L I T Y

W i n e C e l l a r

V T - 5 8 ( 5 8 b o t t l e )

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Y o u r W i n e C e l l a r

This unit can be used for Storage and/or Service. The unit has a glass door and soft interior light that you can leave on to elegantly display your wine.

S e r v i n g W i n e s

Storing wines at the proper temperature is important. To preserve them as long as possible, wine should be stored at approximately 55° Fahrenheit. However, the chart below suggests the optimal drinking temperature for the different styles of wine.

 

°C

 

 

°F

 

 

Wine Style

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

19

 

66

 

Armagnac, Brandy, Cognac

18

 

64.5

 

Full Bodied Red wines, Shiraz

17

 

62

 

Tawny Port

15

 

59

 

Medium Bodied Red Wines

14

 

57

 

Amontillado Sherry

13

 

55.5

 

Light Bodied Red Wines

12

 

53.5

 

Full Bodied White Wines

11

 

52

 

Medium Bodied White Wines

10

 

50

 

Rosé, Light Bodied White Wines

9

 

48

 

Vintage Sparkling

8

 

53.5

 

Fino Sherry

7

 

44.5

 

Non Vintage Sparkling

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General Operating Instructions

Remove all external and internal packaging from your wine cellar. Be sure that all parts have been included before discarding any packaging materials. You may want to keep the box and packing materials for use at a later date.

Upon receipt and inspection of unit, the supply cord must be replaced if it is damaged. Contact our customer service at 1-800-777-8466or info@vinotemp.com.

Let the unit rest, UNPLUGGED for 24 hours once you have it placed in your home.

Please fully read the instruction manual.

Save these instructions.

Please read and follow all safety rules and operating instructions before using.

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Table of Contents

Parts And Specifications ..........................................

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Important Safety Instructions ..................................

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Cord Instructions ...................................................

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Wine Cellar Installation ...........................................

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Temperature Control...............................................

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Reversal Of Door Swing.........................................

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Cleaning And Care................................................

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Moving Your Wine Cellar........................................

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Troubleshooting ...................................................

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Terms Of Sale And Warranty..................................

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Service & Important Notice....................................

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PARTS AND SPECIFICATIONS

1.Double-PaneWindow

2.Grill

3.Adjustable Leveling Legs

4.Shelf

5.Cabinet

6.PVC Control Panel

7.Temperature Adjustment Button

8.LED Temperature Indicator

9.Light Switch

Type

1 Temp.

Item Number

VT-58

Bottle Capacity

Approx. 58

 

 

Dimension (HxWxD) without handle

34.3" 23.9" 22.6"

 

 

Weight

105.8 Lbs

Power Consumption

2.5 kW.h/24h

 

 

Cooling System

R134a

 

 

 

Ambient Temp. Range

60

90°F

 

 

 

Temperature Range

45

65°F

 

 

Rated Voltage

115V

Rated Frequency

60Hz

Input Power

200W

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IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS

When using an electrical appliance, basic precautions should be followed to reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, and personal injury.

1.Use this appliance only as described in this manual. Other uses are not recommended and may cause fire, electric shock or injury.

2.This product is intended for household use.

3.To protect against electric shock, do not immerse unit, plug or cord in water or other liquids. Avoid locating the unit in moist areas.

4.Never allow children to operate, play with, or crawl inside the unit.

5.Unplug from the outlet when not in use, when moving from one location to another, or before cleaning.

6.To disconnect the appliance, grip the plug and pull it from the wall outlet. Never pull by the cord.

7.Do not operate the appliance in the presence of explosive and/or flammable fumes.

8.Do not place the appliance or any of its parts near an open flame, cooking or other heating appliance.

9.Do not operate the appliance with a damaged cord or plug. If the product malfunctions, or if it is dropped or damaged in any manner, do not use.

10.The use of attachments is not recommended and may be hazardous.

11.Do not operate if the housing is removed or damaged.

12.A loose fit plug may cause overheating and a distortion of the plug. Contact a qualified electrician to replace loose or worn outlet.

13.This appliance is designed to be built-in(fully recessed) or free standing.

14.The wine cellar is intended for use in a controlled ambient location such that the ambient temperature does not exceed 90°F (32°C).

15.Locate the unit away from direct sunlight and sources of heat (stove, heater, radiator, etc.). Direct sunlight may affect/alter the outside color of the appliance.

WARNING: To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock or personal injury, unplug or disconnect the appliance from the power supply before servicing.

WARNING: Risk of child entrapment. Before you throw away an old wine cellar, take off the door and leave the shelves in place so that children may not easily climb inside.

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CORD INSTRUCTIONS

For your protection, this unit should be properly grounded. Unit is equipped with a 3-conductorcord set that has a molded3-pronggroundingtype plug, and should be used in combination with a properly connectedgrounding-typeoutlet as shown in figure A.

It is not recommended to use this wine cellar

with an extension cord or power board. Please ensure that the appliance is plugged directly into the electrical outlet.

WINE CELLAR INSTALLATION

Remove the exterior and interior packaging before use.

Check to be sure you have all of the parts, including an accessory kit and 1 owner’s manual.

Place your wine cellar on a flat, dry surface that is strong enough to support the unit when fully loaded.

This unit is designed to be built-in(fully recessed) or free standing.

Do not place heavy objects on top of the unit.

Unit is not designed for installation in a garage or basement.

Do not place the unit in direct sunlight or near sources of heat. Extreme hot and cold ambient temperatures may cause the unit not to perform properly or increase electrical consumption.

Do not place the unit next to a major appliance that emits large amounts of heat, such as a dishwasher, microwave, oven, etc.

Do not plug unit into the same outlet as a refrigerator or microwave.

Before connecting the appliance to the power source, let it stand upright for approximately 24 hours. This will reduce the possibility of a malfunction in the cooling system from handling during transportation.

Clean the interior surface with lukewarm water using a soft cloth before first use.

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OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS

1.Gently place/slide the racks in the wine cellar.

2.Determine the best temperature setting to use.

3.Place bottles inside the cooler.

4.Plug the power cord into a standard grounded electrical outlet.

5.Limit the frequency of opening the door to conserve energy and maintain proper storage temperature.

6.You can turn the interior light on and off by touching the button labeled with a light on the front control panel.

7.If unit is equipped with a lock, insert provided key and turn to operate lock. Make sure key is kept in a secure place when not in use.

Important: When using the wine cellar for the first time, allow at least 24 hours for the internal temperature to adjust properly. Make sure there are at least 3 to 5 bottles in the unit.

TEMPERATURE CONTROL

Important: In order to operate efficiently, this product should be in an environment with an ambient temperature of less than 90°F (32°C).

Temperature preset:

For your convenience, the wine cellar is programmed at storing temperature. The temperature pre-setby the manufacturer is 54°F (12°C).

Setting the temperature:

You can manually adjust the temperature. Simply press the - button

on the control panel to decrease the temperature and the + button to

increase the temperature by 1 degree inside the wine cellar. The temperature range for this unit is from 45°F (7°C) to 65°F (18°C).

When the cabinet temperature is too low, the LED will display “LL”. When the temperature is too high, it will display “HH”. The “ER” display shows when there has been a power disruption.

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REVERSAL OF DOOR SWING

The door of the wine cellar could be opened either from the left or right side. The wine cellar is installed to open from the left side.

To reverse, please do as follows:

1.Disconnect the power, take out all the wines and lay the wine cellar back on the ground.

2.Remove the screw on the right downward hinge cover and remove the right downward hinge cover.

3.Remove the screw on the right downward hinge and remove the right downward hinge.

4.Remove the screw on the door support and remove the cover of door support.

5.Remove the fixing screw on the door support and remove the door support.

6.At this point, you will be able to remove the door.

7.Remove the fixing screw on the door handle, then remove the handle and fix it on the right of the door.

8.Tear off the PVC cover of the top control panel.

9.Remove the five screws and take off the plastic panel.

10.Remove the upper door axis, axis jacket and install them to the left, then tighten the screw.

11.Install the plastic panel and tighten the screws.

12.Recover the new PVC cover packed in the accessory kit.

13.Install the door.

14.Install the left downward hinge (in the accessory kit) and install the right downward hinge cover.

15.Install the door support on the place of the right downward hinge and then affix the cover.

16.You now have the door fully installed on your desired side.

Note: Please do not power up the unit for 48 hours to allow the coolants to settle inside the compressor.

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