The Kidde Smoke & Carbon Monoxide Detector, model P3010K-CO, is a reliable and efficient combination alarm designed to keep your home safe. With its advanced sensing technology and long-life lithium battery, this detector provides accurate and timely detection of smoke and carbon monoxide.
Features and Benefits
1. Dual Sensor Technology
The Kidde Smoke & Carbon Monoxide Detector utilizes both photoelectric smoke detection and electrochemical carbon monoxide sensing technology. These two sensors work together to reduce false alarms caused by routine cooking, making it perfect for kitchen use.
2. Long-Life Lithium Battery
Unlike traditional detectors that require frequent battery replacements, this Kidde detector operates on a long-life sealed lithium battery. This battery lasts for approximately a decade, providing continuous protection even during power outages.
3. Easy Installation
Installing the Kidde Smoke & Carbon Monoxide Detector is a breeze. Simply attach it to the mounting bracket, and it will activate automatically. No complicated wiring or setup is required.
4. Test/Hush Button
The detector comes equipped with a convenient Test/Hush button. This button allows you to easily check the unit to ensure it is working as expected. It also silences false alarms temporarily, providing peace of mind.
5. UL Certified and Warranty
The Kidde Smoke & Carbon Monoxide Detector is UL Certified, meeting the highest safety standards. It comes with a 10-year limited warranty, guaranteeing its quality and performance.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Where should I install the Kidde Smoke & Carbon Monoxide Detector?
A: Experts recommend having a smoke alarm and carbon monoxide detector on every level of your home, as well as inside and outside every bedroom. This ensures maximum protection for you and your family.
Q: How does the detector indicate a fire or carbon monoxide incident?
A: When a fire is detected, the detector will flash a red LED and emit 3 long alarm beeps at 85 decibels. In the case of a carbon monoxide incident, it will sound four fast beeps, followed by a short pause, and then repeat.
Q: How long does the lithium battery last?
A: The long-life lithium battery in the Kidde Smoke & Carbon Monoxide Detector lasts for approximately 10 years, providing reliable detection throughout its entire lifespan.
Q: Can I silence false alarms?
A: Yes, the detector features a Test/Hush button that allows you to silence false alarms temporarily. It also serves as a convenient way to test the unit and ensure it is functioning properly.