Commercial Glass Door Refrigerator Installation and Operation

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PLEASE KEEP POWER
SWITCH ON BEFORE
OPERATING THIS EQUIPMENT
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Commercial
Glass Door Refrigerator
Installation and Operation Manual
Please read this manual completely before attempting to install or operate this equipment!
FEATURE CHART
REFRIGERATOR
TGM-5R
TEMPERATURE CONTROLLER
CONTROL BOX
LAMP
EVAPORATOR
SHELF
INNER
DRAIN PAN
LAMP SWITCH
DOOR
DOOR
GASKET
PLUG
COMPRESSOR
FRONT
BALLAST BOX
CONDENSER WIRE
BACK
How to defrost : Refer page 4.
Before operating this unit, please read these instructions completely.
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HOW TO INSTALL
In good ventilation.
• Place the refrigerator in well
ventilated area for better
cooling.
Place the refrigerator on
hard and level floor.
• Unlevel floor may cause the
refrigerator to make noise.
Put away heat source from
the refrigerator.
• High ambient temperature
will make cooling efficiency
lower.
Install the refrigerator
indoor do not get unit wet.
• This unit is designed for
indoor usage only.
Avoid places that are
exposed to smoke.
• Discoloring can occur to the
refrigerator.
Place the refrigerator in an
area with low moisture.
• Splashing water or a high
moisture area may cause
short circuit and make
rusting easier.
Ambient temperature
should be below 85°F.
Warmer temperature will
cause problems with
cooling efficiency.
Adjust the temperature in
the refrigerator.
• Controller is attached on the
upper right hand.
• Set the temperature control
at normal position.
To Level:
• Place leveler on all four
corners, must be level,
Leveling legs can be
adjusted CW or CCW as
needed.
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CLEANING
Caution
• Unplug the power cord before cleaning.
• Clean the refrigerator periodically.
• Do not use the abrasive cleaners, solvents
or polishing agents on plastic parts. These
cleansers may cause cracking or
discoloring.
Cleaning the interior and exterior
• Wash it with warm and soapy water, rinse,
and dry it.
• Clean the gasket frequently.
• Wash the shelf with water.
• Dewdrops in rainy-season, wipe it with a
dry cloth.
Check points after cleaning
• Check again the refrigerator for safety.
• Do not handle the power cord with wet
hands.
• Check for noise or overheating.
When setting at “OFF”, the refrigerator
does not work.
OFF
1
7
2
6
5
3
4
When turning the control knob the
refrigerator starts, operating more
colder.
When quick cooling is required, please
set the temperature knob to cold.
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1
5
7
COOL
NORMAL
COLD
CAUTION
Ventilation
- Place the refrigerator under proper ventilation
- Keep the cabinet 4” from rear wall.
Warning
- It is the responsibility of the purchaser in case
of followings.
• Compressor under low voltage
• Compressor more than 7 feet from plug-in
connection.
• Compressor under unstable voltage
• Compressor not under 115V/60Hz
Start-up
- Plug the power cord into the wall outlet.
- The outlet should be only for the refrigerator.
- The temperature controller should be on
normal position.
- If disconnected, shut down, wait 5 minutes
before re-starting it.
Temperature control
- To keep the temperature down : Turn the dial
CW.
- To keep the temperaure up : Turn the dial
CCW.
HOW TO DEFROST
Set the thermostat dial to “OFF”. Remove perishable goods. Keep dew tray in place. Defrosting
usually takes a few hours. To defrost quickly, remove all goods from the refrigerator and leave door
open.
Never use a knife or other metal instrument to remove ice/frost from the evaporator.
After defrosting, empty water from the dew tray and the set thermostat dial to the desired position.
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BEFORE REQUESTING SERVICE
SYMPTOMS
CAUSES
SOLUTIONS
• Because of the differences
between ambient temperature and
a quantity of food stored, when the
temp. dial is on the cold position.
• Turn the temp. dial to the warm
position.
• Food would freeze in ambient
temperature of below 41˚F and the
temp. dial on the cold position.
• Turn the temp. dial to the warm
position.
When the refrigerator
does not refrigerate at all.
• When there is a power connection
or failure problem.
• Check the power cord and plug it.
When the refrigerator
does not refrigerate well.
• When the refrigerator is in sunlight
or near a heating device.
• When the refrigerator contains hot
food or too much food.
• When the refrigerator door is
opened too frequently or left open
long.
• When the temp. dial is not on the
correct position.
• When the condenser is dirty.
• Check the installation place.
• Check the condition of stored
food.
• Check the position of the temp.
control dial.
• Clean with brush or vacuum
When there is a severe
noise.
• When the installation floor is weak
or the adjustable feet is set
incorrectly.
• When the back-side of the refrigerator is close to the wall.
• When the tray is not on the correct
position.
• Check the installation and insert
the tray correctly.
When there are
dewdrops on the
refrigerator exterior.
• High-moisture air can produce
dewdrops during the rainy season.
• Wipe with a dry cloth.
When there are
dewdrops in the
refrigerator interior.
• When the refrigerator door is
opened too frequently or left open
long.
• When damp food is stored.
• Keep the door closed to remove
dewdrops.
When the door does not
close tightly.
• When the door has a slant.
• When the place is not level.
• When the door gasket comes out.
• Turn adjustable feet.
• Install on level floor.
• Insert the gasket.
When product freezes.
The following points are not malfunctions:
• Water-flowing sound can be heard when the compressor stops.
This is a sound of REFRIGERANT flowing.
• When the compressor is stopped by defrosting control, it is not out of order but defrosting function.
• Front of cabinet is warm to touch. This is normal due to heater in frame of cabinet.
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MANUFACTURING COMPANY
TWO YEAR WARRANTY
Turbo air warrants to the original purchaser of every new Turbo air refrigerated unit, the cabinet and all parts thereof, to be free
from defects in material or workmanship, under normal use and service, for a period of two (2) year from the date of original
installation or 27 months after shipment date from Turbo air , whichever occurs first.
Any parts covered by this warranty that are examined and determined by Turbo air to have been defective within two (2) year of
original installation or twenty seven (27) months after shipment date from manufacturer, whichever occurs first, shall be
repaired or replaced as stated below. Turbo air shall be deemed to have fully complied with its obligation under the foregoing
warranties by electing either one of the following procedures, at the sole discretion of Turbo air.
1. Furnishing a replacement part, freight collect, in even exchange for the returned part, freight collect.
2. Receiving the defective part, freight collect; repairing it; and returning it, freight collect.
ADDITIONAL THREE YEAR COMPRESSOR WARRANTY
In addition to the (2) two year warranty stated above, Turbo air warrants its hermetically and semi-hermetically sealed
compressor to be free from defects in both material and workmanship under normal use and service for a period of three (3)
additional years from the date of original installation but not to exceed five (5) years and three (3) months after shipment from
manufacturer.
Compressors determined by Turbo air have been defective within this extended time period will, at Turbo airʼs option, be either
repaired or replaced with a compressor or compressor parts of similar design and capacity.
The three (3) year extended compressor warranty applies only to hermetically and semi-hermetically sealed parts of the
compressor and does not apply to any other parts or components, including, but not limited to, cabinet, paint finish, temperature
control, refrigerant, metering device, driers, motor starting equipment, fan assembly any other electrical component, etcetera.
134A(404A) COMPRESSOR WARRANTY
The five year compressor warranty detailed above will be voided if the following procedure is not carefully adhered to:
1. This system contains R134A refrigerant and polyol ester lubricant. The Polyol ester lubricant has rapid moisture absorbing
qualities. If long exposure to the ambient conditions occur, the lubricant must be removed and replaced with new. Listed below
are the approved lubricants for the Tecumseh compressors.
1 ICI-Emkarate RL 184
2 Emery-2927-A
3 Mobile Artic 22A
Failure to comply with recommended lubricant specification will void the compressor warranty.
2. Dryer replacement is very important and must be changed when a system is opened for servicing. dryer must be used with XH9 desiccant.
3. Micron level vacuums must be achieved to insure low moisture levels in the system. 500 microns or lower must obtained.
What is NOT covered by this warranty
Turbo airʼs sole obligation under this warranty is limited to either repair or replacement of parts, subject to the additional
limitations below. This warranty neither assumes nor authorizes any person to assume obligations other than expressly covered by
this warranty.
1. WARRANTY IS NOT TRANSFERABLE. This warranty is not assignable and applies only in favor of the original
purchaser/user to whom delivered. ANY SUCH ASSIGNMENT OR TRANSFER SHALL VOID THE WARRANTIES HEREIN
MADE AND SHALL VOID ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING ANY WARRANTY OF
MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
2. NO CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. TURBO AIR IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ECONOMIC LOSS; PROFIT LOSS OR
SPECIAL, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSSES OR DAMAGES
ARISING FROM FOOD OR PRODUCT SPOILAGE CLAIMS WHETHER OR NOT ON ACCOUNT OF REFRIGERATION
FAILURE.
3. ALTERATION, NEGLECT, ABUSE, MISUSE, ACCIDENT, DAMAGE DURING TRANSIT OR INSTALLATION, FIRE,
FLOOD, ACTS OF GOD. TURBO AIR is not responsible for the repair or replacement of any parts that Turbo Air determines
have been subjected after the date of manufacture to alteration, neglect, abuse, misuse, accident, damage during transit or
installation, fire, flood, or an Act of God.
4. NO IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THERE ARE NO
OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, EXCEPT THE TWO(2) YEAR WARRANTY AND THE
ADDITIONAL THREE (3) YEAR COMPRESSOR WARRANTY AS DESCRIBED ABOVE. THESE WARRANTIES ARE
EXCLUSIVE AND IN LIEU OF ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, INCLUDING IMPLIED WARRANTY AND MERCHANTABILITY
OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES WHICH EXTEND BEYOND THE
DESCRIPTION ON THE FACE HEREOF.
5. TRANSPORTATION COSTS. Turbo Air will accept parts covered under this warranty freight collect, provided that shipment
has received prior approval. Turbo Air is not responsible for any other transporation costs, but will ship freight collect parts
either repaired or replaced under these warranties.
6. WARRANTY CLAIMS. All claims should include: model number of the cooler, the serial number of the cabinet, proof of
purchase, date of installation, and all pertinent information supporting the existence of the alleged defect. Any action or breach
of these warranty provisions must be commenced within two (2) year after that cause of action has accrued.
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Warranty Claims...
All claims for parts or labor must be made directly thorough Turbo Air.
All claims should include: model number of the unit, the serial number of the cabinet, proof of purchase, date of installation, and all
pertinent information supporting the alleged defect.
In case of compressor replacement under warranty, either compressor or compressor tag must be returned to Turbo Air along with
above listed information.
Failure to comply with warranty policies will result in voiding claims.
Two Year Parts & Labor Warranty...
Turbo Air warrants all new refrigerated components, the cabinet and all parts, to be free from defects in materials or workmanship,
under normal and proper use and maintenance service as specified by Turbo Air and upon proper installation and start-up in
accordance with the instruction packet supplied with each Turbo air unit. Turbo Airʼs obligation under this warranty is limited to a period
of two (2) year from the date of original installation or 27 months after shipment date from Turbo Air, whichever occurs first.
Any part, covered under this warranty, that are by Turbo Air to have been defective within two (2) year of original installation or twenty seven
(27) months after shipment date from manufacturer, whichever occurs first, is limited to the repair or replacement, including labor
charges, of defective parts or assemblies. The labor warranty shall include standard straight time labor charges only and reasonable
travel time, as determined by Turbo Air.
Additional Three Year Compressor Warranty...
In addition to the two (2) year warranty stated adove, Turbo Air warrants its hermetically sealed compressor to be free from defects in
both material and workmanship under normal and proper use and maintenance service for a period of three (3) additional years from
the date of original installation, but not to exceed five (5) years and three(3) months after shipment from the manufacturer.
Compressor determined by Turbo Air to have been defective within this extended period will, at Turbo Airʼs discretion, be either
repaired or replaced with a compressor or compressor parts of similar design and capacity.
The three (3) year extended compressor warranty applies only to hermetically sealed parts of the compressor and does not apply to any
other parts or components, including, but not limited to, cabinet, paint finish, temperature control, refrigerant, metering device, driers,
motor starting equipment, fan assembly or and other electrical components, etcetera.
404A / 134a Compressor Warranty...
The five-year compressor warranty detailed above will be void if the following procedure is not carefully adhered to:
1. This system contains R404A or R134a refrigerant and polyol ester lubricant. The polyol ester lubricant has rapid moisture absorbing
qualities.
2. Drier replacement is very important and must be changed when a system is opened for servicing. A620 copper drier or better is
highly recommended.
3. Micron level vacuums must be achieved to insure low moisture levels in the system. 500 microns or lower must be obtained.
4. When compressor is grounded, suction drier and 620 drier or better must be replaced.
5. Compressor must be obtained through Turbo Air, unless otherwise specified in writing, through Turbo Airʼs warranty department.
404A / 134a Compressor Warranty...
Turbo Airʼs sole obligation under this warranty is limited to either repair or replacement of parts, subject to the additional limitations
below. This warranty neither assumes nor authorizes any person to assume obligations other than those expressly covered by this
warranty.
NO CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. TURBO AIR IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ECONOMIC LOSS; PROFIT LOSS; OR SPECIAL,
INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSSES, OR DAMAGES ARISING FROM
FOOD OR PRODUCT SPOILAGE REGARDLESS OF WHETHER OR NOT THEY RESULT FROM REFRIGERATION FAILURE.
WARRANTY IS NOT TRANSFERABLE, This warranty is not assignable and applies only in favor of the original purchaser/user to
whom delivered. ANY SUCH ASSIGNMENT OR TRANSFER SHALL VOID THE WARRANNTIES HEREIN AND SHALL VOID ALL
WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR LABOR COVERAGE FOR
COMPONENT FAILURE OR OTHER THE WARRANTY PACKET PROVIDED WITH THE UNIT.
ALTERATION, NEGLECT, ABUSE, MISUSE, ACCIDENT, DAMAGE DURING TRANSIT OR INSTALLATION, FIRE, FOOD, ACTS
OF GOD. Turbo Air is not responsible for the repair or replacement of any parts that Turbo Air determines have been subjected after
the date of manufacture to alteration, neglect, abuse, misuse, accident, damage during transit or installation, fire, flood, or act of GOD.
IMPROPER ELECTRICAL CONNECTIONS. TURBO AIR IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE REPAIR OR REPLACEMENT OF
FAILED OR DAMAGED COMPONENTS RESULTING FROM ELECTRICAL POWER FAILURE, THE USE OF EXTENSION CORDS,
LOW VOLTAGE, OR VOLTAGE DROPS TO THE UNIT. NO IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A
PARTICULAR PURPOSE; THERE ARE NO OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, EXCEPT THE TWO
(2) YEAR PARTS & LABOR WARRANTY AND THE ADDITIONAL THREE (3) YEAR COMPRESSOR WARRANTY AS DESCRIBED
ABOVE. THESE WARRANTIES ARE EXCLUSIVE AND IN LIEU OF ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, INCLUDING IMPLIED WARRANTY
AND MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES, WHICH EXTEND
BEYOND THE DESCRIPTION ON THE FACE HEREOF.
Outside U.S.and Canada; This warranty does not apply to, and Turbo Air is not responsible for, any warranty claims made on products
sold or used outside the continent of the United States and Canada.
New Extended Warranty policy applies to all units sold by Turbo Air starting Dec.1, 2012