Broan 165f, 167f Installation Guide

MODELS 165F AND 167F

FAN FORCED WALL HEATERS

FINISH ASSEMBLIES

FOR USE WITH BROAN MODEL 171H ROUGH-IN HOUSING

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WARNING

 

CAUTION !

1.ALL ELECTRICAL WORK MUST BE DONE IN ACCORDANCE WITH LOCAL OR NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE AS APPLICABLE. FOR SAFETY, THIS PRODUCT MUST BE GROUNDED. IF YOU ARE UNFAMILIAR WITH METHODS OF INSTALLING ELECTRICAL WIRING, SECURE THE SERVICES OF A QUALIFIED ELECTRICIAN.

2.WHEN WIRING, SERVICING OR CLEANING THIS UNIT, TURN OFF POWER AND LOCK OUT SERVICE PANEL. FAILURE TO DO SO COULD ALLOW OTHERS OR THERMOSTAT TO TURN ON POWER UNEXPECTEDLY WHICH MAY CAUSE FATAL ELECTRICAL SHOCK.

3.To avoid electrical shock:

DO NOT install unit in a tub or shower enclosure or any location where it may come in contact with water.

NEVER place a switch where it can be reached from a tub or shower.

4.DO NOT install this unit in an area where chemicals or other flammables are stored or used. Explosion and fire may result.

1.This product may ONLY be installed horizontally in a wall. DO NOT MOUNT IN ANY OTHER POSITION.

2.Install heater at least 6” from floor or any adjacent vertical surface.

3.DO NOT locate heater behind a door, furniture, drapes, etc., where the air flow to the unit would be restricted.

4.Provide heater with an appropriately-rated electrical circuit to prevent tripped breakers or blown fuses. (See chart below).

5.DO NOT CONNECT HEATER TO DIMMER SWITCH OR SPEED CONTROL.

6.To avoid motor bearing damage and noisy and/or unbalanced impellers, keep drywall spray, construction dust, etc., off power unit.

7.Please read specification label on product for further information and requirements.

PLAN THE INSTALLATION

This wall heater finish assembly is intended for installation into a Broan Model 171H rough-in housing — after the wall has been completed.

The heater can be operated using the Broan Model 86 LineVoltage Thermostat from a wall location or the Broan Model 83 Integral Thermostat installed into heater. Purchase the control separately.

Follow these basic steps when installing this heater:

Remove the housing mask.

Fasten finish assembly inside housing.

Plug assembly in.

Attach grille.

The table below lists the ratings for each model.

MODELS

VOLTS

AMPS

WATTS

BTU/HR

165F

120

4.17

500

1707

 

240

2.08

500

1707

 

208

1.8

375

1280

167F

240

3.13/6.25

750/1500

2560/5120

 

208

2.71/5.41

563/1125

1922/3840

BOLD ratings are factory wired. See "OPTIONAL WIRING CONVERSIONS" section on pages 2 and 3 for wattage and voltage conversion instructions.

DRYWALL

GRILLE

WALL

STUD

HEATER HOUSING

POWER

CABLE

Broan 165f, 167f Installation Guide

INSTALL THE HEATER ASSEMBLY

1.Remove housing mask.

Make sure wall has been finished (including paint or wall paper, etc.) Take out and discard the cardboard mask from inside of housing.

 

FASTEN TO

 

HOUSING WITH

TABS

RETAINING SCREW -

HERE

2.Install heater assembly into housing.

Place element end of heater assembly behind the tabs on the left side of housing. Pivot the assembly in and fasten with retaining screw from parts bag.

Plug wiring harness into receptacle.

3.Provide desired control.

The heater finish assembly has no adjustable thermostat control.

If a wall-mounted control has been pre-wired, nothing else need be done.

If a built-in thermostat is desired, purchase and insert the Broan Model 83 Integral Thermostat at this time.

WIRING DIAGRAM

MODEL 165F

OPTIONAL WIRING CONVERSIONS

MODEL 165F

WHITE WIRES

BLACK WIRE (from motor)

240 VAC to 120 VAC Conversion.

This heater can be converted to operate on 120 VAC.

1)Disconnect black wire from white wire.

(2) WHITE WIRES

(2) BLACK

WIRES (connected to motor)

2)Connect the two (2) white wires with insulated terminals to each other.

3)Connect black wire to terminal on motor.

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