Zanussi Freezer Technical data

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Subject to change without notice
In the interest of your safety and to ensure the
correct use , before installing and first using the
appliance , read this user manual carefully , including its hints and warnings. To avoid unnecessary mistakes and accidents , it is important to ensure that all people using the appliance are thoroughly familiar with its operation
and safety features. Save these instructions and
make sure that they remain with the appliance
if it is moved or sold , so that everyone using it
through its life will be properly informed on
appliance use and safety.
For your personal safety and the safety of your
property follow the precautions found in this
user manual as the manufacturer is not
responsible for damages caused by omission.
Children and vulnerable people safety
y This appliance is not intended for use by
persons (including children) with reduced
physical , sensory or mental capabilities , or
lack of experience and knowledge , unless
they have been given supervision or instruction concerning use of the appliance by a
person responsible for their safety. Children
should be supervised to ensure that they do
not play with the appliance.
y Keep all packaging well away from children.
There is risk of suffocation.
y If you are discarding the appliance pull the
plug out of the socket , cut the connection
cable (as close to the appliance as you can)
and remove the door to prevent playing
children from suffering an electric shock or
from closing themselves inside it.
y If this appliance featuring magnetic door
seals is to replace an older appliance having a spring lock (latch) on the door or lid ,
be sure to make that spring lack unusable
before you discard the old appliance. This
will prevent it from becoming dangerous for
a child.
General safety
Caution Keep ventilation openings clear
of obstruction.
The appliance is intended for keeping foodstuff and/or beverages in a normal household as explained in this instruction
Do not use a mechanical device or any ar
tificial means to speed up the thawing
Do not use other electrical appliances (such
as ice cream makers) inside of refrigerating
appliances , unless they are approved for this
purpose by the manufacturer.
Do not damage the refrigerant circuit.
The refrigerant isobutane (R600a) is contained within the refrigerant circuit of the
appliance , a natural gas with a high level of
environmental compatibility , which is nevertheless flammable.
During transportation and installation of the
appliance , be certain that none of the components of the refrigerant circuit become
- avoid open flames and sources of ignition
- thoroughly ventilate the room in which the
appliance is situated
It is dangerous to alter the specifications or
modify this product in any way. Any damage
to the cord may cause a short-circuit , fire
and/or electric shock.
Warning Any electrical component (power
cord , plug , compressor) must be replaced
by a certified service force agent.
1. Power cord must not be lengthened.
2. Make sure that the power plug is not
squashed or damaged by the back of the
appliance. A squashed or damaged power
plug may overheat and cause a fire.
3. Make sure that you can come to the
mains plug of the appliance.
4. Do not pull the mains cable.
5. If the power plug socket is loose , do not
insert the power plug. There is a risk of
electric shock or fire.
6. You must not operate the appliance without the lamp cover of interior lighting.
This appliance is heavy. Care should be
taken when moving it.
Do not remove nor touch items from the
freezer compartment if you hands are
damp/wet , as this could cause skin abrasions or frost/freezer burns.
Avoid prolonged exposure of the appliance
to direct sunlight.
Daily use
Do not place hot items near the plastic
components of this appliance.
Do not store flammable gas and liquid in
the appliance , because they may explode.
Do not place food products directly against
the air outlet on the rear wall.
Frozen food must not be re-frozen once it
has been thawed out.
Store pre-packed frozen food in accordance
with the frozen food manufacture s instruc-tions.
The appliances manufactures storage
recomm-endations should be strictly
adhered to. Refer to relevant instructions.
Do not place carbonated or fizzy drinks in
the freezer compartment as it creates pressure on the container , which may cause it to
explode , resulting in damage to the appliance.
Ice lollies can cause frost burns if consumed straight from the appliance.
Care and cleaning
Before maintenance , switch off the appliance
and disconnect the mains plug from the
mains socket.
Do not clean the appliance with metal objects.
Do not use sharp objects to remove frost
from the appliance. Use a plastic scraper.
Important For electrical connection carefully
follow the instructions given in this instruction
y Unpack the appliance and check if there are
damages on it. Do not connect the appliance if it is damaged. Report possible damages immediately to the place you bought it.In
this case retain packing.
It is advisable to wait at least four hours
before connecting the appliance to allow the
oil to flow back in the compressor.
Adequate air circulation should be around
the appliance , to prevent overheating. To
achieve sufficient ventilation follow the
i nstructions relevant to installation.
Wherever possible the back of the product
should be against a wall to avoid touching
or catching warm parts (compressor , condenser) to prevent the risk of a fire .
The appliance must not be located close to
radiators or cookers.
Make sure that the mains plug is accessible
after the installation of the appliance.
Any electrical work required to do the servicing of the appliance should be carried out
by a qualified electrician or competent person.
This product must be serviced by an authorised Service Centre , and only genuine spare
parts must be used.
Environment protection
This appliance does not contain gasses
which could damage the ozone layer , in
either its refrigerant circuit or insulation
materials. The appliance shall not be discarded together with the urban refuse and
rubbish. The insulation foam contains flammable gases: the appliance shall be
disposed according to the appliance regulations to obtain from your local authorities. Avoid damaging the cooling unit , especially at the rear near the heat exchanger. The materials used on this appliance
marked by the symbol
are recyclable.
Control Panel
Temperature Control Slider in refrigerator chamber
Wind path parts in refrigerator
The temperature control slider is used to adjust
the refrigerator and freezer temeperature, the
slide on the thermostat is used to balance the
distribution of air flow volume of each compartment. When the slider is turned down there will
be more air flow in the refrigerator and less air
flow in the freezer, so the refrigerator will be
cool faster. For normal operating use, keep the
slider in the centre normal position. You should
not need to adjust the temperature control dial if
the slider is kept at the normal setting.
The thermostat automatically regulates the
temperature interior refrigerator chamber and
freezer chamber, depending on what number you
have turned the thermostat control knob to:
1. If the ambient temperature is a higher
temperature (in summer), please set the
control knob at "5, 6 or 7" positing.
2. If the ambient temperature is a lower temperature (in winter), please set the control knob
at the "1 or 2" position.
3. please set the control knob at the 3 or 4
position for normal temperature conditions.
Turning on the appliance and setting the thermostat
If it gets too cold in the chilled chamber with
the switch on "Min", just turn the switch back to
"normal", if the temperature gets higher in the
chilled chamber with the switch on "Max", just
turn the switch to "normal".
You switch on your appliance by connecting it to
your mains supply and setting the thermostat, the
thermostat control knob is located at the top.
First use
Cleaning the interior
Before using the appliance for the first time ,
wash the interior and all internal accessories
with lukewarm water and some neutral soap so
as to remove the typical smell of a brand new
product , then dry thoroughly.
Important Do not use detergents or abrasive
powders , as these will damage the finish.
Daily use
Movable shelves
The walls of the refrigerator are equi pped with
a series of runners so that the shelves can be
positioned as desired.
Freezing fresh food
The freezer compartment is suitable for
freezing fresh food and storing frozen and
deep-frozen food for a long time.
Place the fresh food to be frozen in the
bottom compartment.
The maximum amount of food that can be
frozen in 24 hours is specified on the rating plate , a label located on the in side of
the appliance.
The freezing process lasts 24 hours: during
this period do not add other food to be
Storing frozen food
Positioning the door shelves
To permit storage of food packages of various
sizes , the door shelves can be placed at different heights.
To make these adjustments proceed as follows:
gradually pull the shelf in the direction of the
arrows until it comes free , then reposition as
When first starting-up or after a period out of
use. Before putting the product in the compartment let the appliance run at least 2 hours on
the higher settings.
Important In the event of accidental defrosting ,
for example the power has been off for longer
than the value shown in the technical characteristics chart undeU³rising time´, the defrosted
food must be consumed quickly or cooked
immediately and then re-frozen (after cooked).
Deep-frozen or frozen food , prior to be used , can
be thawed in the freezer compartment or at
room temperature , depending on the time available for this operation.
Small pieces may even be cooked still frozen ,
directly from the freezer. In this case , cooking
will take longer.
Vegetable Drawer
The drawer is suitable for storing fruit and
Ice-cube production
This appliance is equi pped with one or more
trays for the production of ice-cubes.
Helpful hints and ti ps
Normal Operating Sounds
You may hear a faint gurgling and a bubbling sound when the refrigerant is pumpd
through the coils or tubing.These are normal
operating sounds.
y When the compressor is on , the refrigerant
is being pumped around and you will hear
After everything is dry place appliance back
into position.
Defrosting of the refrigerator and freezer
After cleaning wi pe with fresh water and
rub dry.
Accumulation of dust at the condenser increases energy consumption. For this reason carefully clean the condenser at the back
of the appliance once a year with a soft brush or a vacuum cleaner.
The two compartments of this model, are "no frost".
This means that there is no build-up of frost
when it is in operation, neither on the internal
walls nor on your food.
The absence of frost is due to the continuous
circulation of cold air inside the compartment,
driven by an automatically controlled fan.
What to do if...
Caution Before troubleshooting , disconnect
the power supply.
Only a qualified electrician of competent
person must carry out the troubleshooting
that is not in this manual.
Appliance dose not
Appliance cools too
The food is too warm.
Interior light does
not work
Unusual noises
Important There are some sounds during normal
use (compressor , refrigerant circulation).
Possible cause
Appliance is not switch on
Switch on the appliance
Mains plug is not plugged in
or is loose
Insert mains plug.
Fuse has blown or is defective. Check fuse , replace if necessary.
Socket is defective.
Mains malfunctions are to be
corrected by an electrician.
Temperature is set too cold.
Turn the temperature regulator to a
warmer setting temporarily.
Temperature is not properly
Please look in the initial Control
Panel section.
Door was open for an extended
Open the door only as long as
A large quantity of warm food
was placed in the appliance
within the last 24 hours.
Turn the temperature regulator to
a colder setting temporarily.
The appliance is near a heat
Please look in the installation
location section.
Light bulb is defective.
Appliance is not level.
Re-adjust the feet.
The appliance is touching the
wall or other objects.
Move the appliance slightly.
Unusual noises
Possible cause
A component , e.g. a pi pe , on
the rear of the appliance is
touching another part of the
appliance or the wall.
If the malfunction shows again , contact the
Service Center.
This data are necessary to help you quickly
and correctly. Write the necessary data here ,
refer to the rating plate.
Model descri ption . ..................................
Product number
Serial number
If necessary , carefully move the
component out of the way.
1. Use the cross screw driver to take the screws
2. Remove the light cover.
3. Light Bulb-screw out the bulb according to
the direction shown in the picture
4. Replace with a 10 watt-refrigerator bulb that
is of the same shape and size.
5. Replace the light cover.
Replacing the lamp
Caution! Before replacing the lamp, shall
disconnect the appliance from mains
power supply.
Failure to do so could result in electrical shock
or personal injury.
Follow below process to replace the lamp:
Technical data
For further technical information please refer to the rating on the internal left side of the appliance and in the
energy label.
1687 mm
554 mm
551 mm
Rising Time
10 hours
Read the Safety informati RQ´Farefully for
your safety and correct operation of the
appliance before installing the appliance.
Install this appliance at a location where the
ambient temperature corresponds to the climate
class indicated on the rating plate of the
Climate class
Ambient temperature
+10 o C to +32 o C
+16 C to +32 C
+16 o C to +38 o C
+16 o C to +43 o C