Chexit goes immediate into alarm

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Fire alarm contact would tie right into the Von Duprin Chexit device not to the PS914 power supply. There is no requirement to install the fire alarm board.
The following are needed for a basic installation: Fire alarm contact is always required with Von Duprin Chexit device. 1 1/4" Mortise cylinder with straight cam is required to turn&n...
To get a dry contact signal from a Chexit device to monitor the alarm, use the blue and brown wires (do not connect the blue to the red)  of the harness connector cable tha...
Chexit devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven:Use the Alarm Relay Contacts on Field Wiring Cable, blue and brown wires of the Chexit device.Connect the blue wire to +24VDC (red wire on F...
Chexit devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven:Use the external alarm contact, blue and brown wire on Chexit device.Connect the blue wire to the red wire and connect the brown wire ...
The Chexit device has a different base plate and center case than the ALK.  The Chexit device would need to be replaced with an ALK device.
SD is Special cylinder dogging in the center case of 98/99 rim and vertical rod non fire rated devices and is available with standard, EL, QEL, CX and ALK.
The Von Duprin Chexit device will not automatically rearm itself after a fire alarm clears.  After a Fire Alarm has triggered the Von Duprin Chexit device, the device must be manually reset&nb...
If the Chexit device shipped prior to 8-24-2015  is not adjusted correctly ( Check vertical rod or Mortise finger) without using the door position switch and nuisance delay is&n...
 
Chexit devices shipped with motor after 8-24-2015. 1. When Chexit device is set for more than zero second rearm time (factory setting is 10 second rearm time) and device goes into alarm immediatel...
Chexit devices shipped with solenoid prior to 8-24-2015. 1.  When Chexit device  is set for more than zero second rearm time (factory setting is 10 second rearm time) and device goes...
Chexit devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven:If two pin REX connector cable is plugged into the Chexit module and Module REX LED is OFF, the RX switch is defective and needs to be repla...
Chexit devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven:If Chexit device goes into alarm with fast flashing red LED after the rearm time, the RX switch may be out of adjustment or defective....
The Von Duprin Chexit-BOCA has special software. Following is the function of this software: When Chexit device push bar is pushed and goes into alarm it will release in 15/30 sec...
Chexit devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven could cause the Von Duprin CX solenoid to pull and drop and sound the alarm with solid LED or no LED light after the rear...
A Chexit device could arm when the door is open but door may not close to secure the door unless a Door Position Switch (DPS) is connected to the device then the device goes into alarm after rearm ...
The following could cause the Von Duprin CX solenoid ( devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015) to pull and drop and sound the alarm with solid LED light. Wrong power supply, requires Von Duprin ...
The following could cause the Chexit solenoid ( devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015) pulls in then drop out with no alarm. Mechanical adjustment such as vertical rods. Disconnect t...
Chexit motor driven devices shipped after 8-24-2015:You can use 1 Chexit device with PS902, 3 Chexit devices with PS904, and 4 Chexit devices with PS914 or PS906 power supplies with proper gau...
The following could cause the Chexit device shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven to go into weak alarm with solid LED light: Wrong power supply- Chexit device requires  a...
If the spring on the Von Duprin exit alarm ALK board is not located correctly as shown on the instructions, then the vibration from the horn allows the cylinder to turn and shut the exit alarm ALK ...
Followings could cause the Chexit device to go into alarm after the rearm time: Chexit devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven: Module DPS LED is ON DPS switch contact is open: Close t...
Chexit devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven: Chexit device has a RX switch with a connector that needs to be connected to the Chexit module otherwise the alarm will sound af...
The following may cause the ALK to go into alarm: Make sure red and blue wires on the RX switch are connected to the exit alarm ALK terminal block and yellow wire is taped off. Check the red an...