How to Operate a KitchenAid Downdraft Vent Hood
- Push and hold the button on top of downdraft vent for a few seconds. (This slight delay helps avoid unintentional raising of the vent during cleaning of the cooktop area.)
- Retractable section of downdraft vent will rise.
- Blower will begin to vent immediately if blower control knob or slider is set to an “On” position.
How to retract:
- Push the button on top of the retractable downdraft vent.
- The blower will turn off, and the retractable section of the vent will return to the closed position.
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