GE Profile™ 36" Designer Hood JV965DWW user guide

Removable grease filter.
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To clean the stainless steel surface, use warm sudsy water or a stainless steel cleaner or polish.

Always wipe the surface in the direction of the grain. Follow the cleaner instructions for cleaning the stainless steel surface.

To inquire about purchasing stainless steel appliance cleaner or polish, or to find the location of a dealer nearest you, please call our toll-free number:

National Parts Center


Troubleshooting Tips

To clean the hood surface, use a hot, damp cloth with a mild detergent suitable for painted surfaces. Use a clean, hot, damp cloth to remove soap. Dry with a dry, clean cloth.

Be sure electrical power is off and all surfaces are cool before cleaning or servicing any part of the vent hood.


Hood Lights

NOTE: The glass cover should be removed only when cold. Wearing latex gloves may offer a better grip.


CAUTION: Before replacing your

Operating Instructions

Safety Instructions

Care and cleaning of the vent hood.

Glass cover light bulb, disconnect the electrical power to the hood at the main fuse or circuit breaker panel.

Be sure to let the light cover and bulb cool completely.

For your safety, do not touch a hot bulb with bare hands or a damp cloth.

Push the bulb straight into the

receptacle all the way.

To remove:

Turn the glass cover counterclockwise until the glass cover clears the socket.

Place the glass cover onto the socket and turn clockwise until secure.

Care and Cleaning

Using gloves or a dry cloth, remove the bulb by pulling it straight out.

To replace:

Use a new 12-volt, 20-watt (maximum)

Halogen bulb for a G-4 base.

Using gloves or a dry cloth, remove the new bulb from its packaging.

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Troubleshooting Tips

NOTE: Do not touch the new halogen bulb with bare fingers. Touching the bulb with bare fingers will significantly reduce the life of the bulb.

Use gloves

For improved lighting, clean the glass cover frequently using a damp cloth.

This should be done when the hood is completely cool.

Reconnect electrical power to



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Read these instructions completely and carefully.

IMPORTANT Save these instructions for local inspectors use.

Observe all governing codes and ordinances.

Note to Installer Be sure to leave these instructions with the Consumer.

Note to Consumer Keep these instructions for future reference.

Skill Level Installation of this vent hood requires basic mechanical and electrical skills.

Completion time 1 to 3 hours.

Proper installation is the responsibility of the installer.

Product failure due to improper installation is not covered under the Warranty.

30" Models

Requires a 30" Wide Opening

Due to the weight and size of these vent hoods and to reduce the risk of personal injury or damage to the product, TWO PEOPLE ARE REQUIRED FOR



36" Models

Requires a 36" Wide Opening

Before beginning the installation, switch power off at service panel and lock the service disconnecting means to prevent power from being switched on accidentally.

When the service disconnecting means cannot be locked, securely fasten a prominent warning device, such as a tag, to the service panel.

Installation Instructions



These vent hoods are designed to be installed onto a wall. They may be installed beneath a soffit or cabinet.

Install these hoods 24 ? Min. to 36 ? Max. above the cooking surface.

Duct Cover

A Decorative duct cover is available to accommodate

8 to 10 ft. ceiling heights. The duct cover will expand from 12? Min. or 24 ? to 34 ? Max. height.

The duct cover conceals the ductwork running from the top of the hood to the ceiling.

The duct cover accessory fits both 30 ? and 36 ? wide models. Order the duct cover accessory at the same time as the vent hood. All accessories should be on site at the time of hood installation.


Order the correct color to match your model:


JXCHCC Bisque, JXCHSS Stainless Steel.

Ceiling Bracket

In this installation the ductwork running from the top of the hood will be concealed in the soffit or upper cabinetry.


4 Phillips Head

Duct Cover With

Ceiling Bracket

2 Phillips Head

Decorative Screws

Commercial Filter Kit

Use this kit to replace supplied filters.

JXBF30SS, Commercial Filter Kit for 30 ? wide models.

JXBF36SS, Commercial Filter Kit for 36 ? wide models.

Includes 2 commercial filters and 2 drip trays.

For this installation, a decorative duct cover is available to conceal the ductwork running from the top of the hood. Use of the duct cover requires special consideration to the installation height above the countertop. See page 12 for details.

2 Baffle Filters

2 Drip Trays

Installation Instructions



Ductwork Planning

This hood may be vented vertically through upper cabinets, soffit or ceiling. A duct transition piece is supplied for vertical exhaust. Use locally supplied elbows to vent horizontally through the rear wall.

See page 13.

Determine the exact location of the vent hood.

Plan the route for venting exhaust to the outdoors.

Use the shortest and straightest duct route possible.

For satisfactory performance, duct run should not exceed 100 equivalent length for any duct