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safety information
SAFETY INFORMATION
• Before operating the appliance, please read
this manual thoroughly and retain it for your
reference.
• Use this appliance only for its intended purpose
as described in this instruction manual.
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.
• Warnings and Important Safety Instructions in
this manual do not cover all possible conditions
and situations that may occur.
It is your responsibility to use common sense,
caution, and care when installing, maintaining,
and operating your appliance.
• Because these following operating instructions
cover various models, the characteristics of
your refrigerator may differ slightly from those
described in this manual.
R-600a or R-134a is used as a refrigerant.
Check the compressor label on the rear of
the appliance or the rating label inside the
fridge to see which refrigerant is used for
your refrigerator. When this product contains
flammable gas (Refrigerant R-600a), contact
your local authority in regard to safe disposal of
this product.
• It is hazardous for anyone other than an
Authorised Service Person to service this
appliance. In Queensland – the authorized Service
Person MUST hold a Gas Work Authorisation or
Licence for hydrocarbon refrigerants, to carry out
Servicing or repairs which involve the removal of
covers. (For Australia only)
• In order to avoid the creation of a flammable
gas-air mixture if a leak in the refrigerating
circuit occurs, the size of the room in which the
appliance may be sited depends on the amount
of refrigerant used.
• Never start up an appliance showing any signs
of damage.
If in doubt, consult your dealer.
The room must be 1 m³ in size for every 8 g of
R-600a refrigerant inside the appliance.
The amount of refrigerant in your particular
appliance is shown on the identification plate
inside the appliance.
• Refrigerant squirting out of the pipes could
ignite or cause an eye injury. When refrigerant
leaks from the pipe, avoid any naked flames
and move anything flammable away from the
product and ventilate the room immediately.
- Failing to do so may result in fire or explosion.
Important safety symbols and
precautions:
WARNING
CAUTION
Hazards or unsafe practices that may
result in severe personal injury or
death.
Hazards or unsafe practices that may
result in minor personal injury or
property damage.
Do NOT attempt.
Do NOT disassemble.
Do NOT touch.
Follow directions carefully.
Unplug the power plug from the wall
socket.
Make sure the machine is grounded to
prevent electric shock.
Call the contact center for help.
Note.
These warning signs are here to prevent injury
to you and others.
Please follow them carefully.
After reading this section, keep it in a safe
place for future reference.
CE Notice
This product has been determined to be in
compliance with the Low Voltage Directive
(2006/95/EC), the Electromagnetic Compatibility
Directive (2004/108/EC), Commission Delegated
Regulation (EU) No 1060/2010 and the Eco-Design
Directive(2009/125/EC) implemented by Regulation
(EC) No 643/2009 of the European Union.
(For products sold in European Countries only)
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WARNING
SEVERE WARNING SIGNS
FOR TRANSPORTATION AND
SITE
• When transporting and installing the
appliance,care should be taken to
ensure that no parts of the refrigerating
circuit are damaged.
- Refrigerant leaking from the pipe work could
ignite or cause an eye injury. If a leak is
detected, avoid any naked flames or potential
sources of ignition and air the room in which the
appliance is standing for several minutes.
- This appliance contains a small amount of
isobutane refrigerant(R-600a), a natural gas
with high environmental compatibility that is,
however, also combustible.
When transporting and installing the appliance,
care should be taken to ensure that no parts of
the refrigerating circuit are damaged.
• When transporting and installing the refrigerator,
do not touch the water hose on the back side
of the refrigerator.
- This may damage the refrigerator and as a
result the water dispenser can not be used.
• Do not hook the power cord over a metal
object, place a heavy object on the power
cord, insert the power cord between objects, or
push the power cord into the space behind the
appliance.
- When moving the refrigerator, be careful not to
roll over or damage the power cord.
- This may result in an electric shock or fire.
• Do not use aerosols near the refrigerator.
- Aerosols used near the refrigerator may cause
an explosion or fire.
- Do not bend the power cord excessively or
place heavy articles on it.
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SEVERE WARNING SIGNS
FOR INSTALLATION
• Deteriorated insulation of electrical
parts may cause an electric shock or
fire.
Do not place this refrigerator in direct sunlight or
expose to the heat from stoves, room heaters
or other appliance.
Do not plug several appliances into the same
multiple power board.
The refrigerator should always be plugged into
its own individual electrical outlet which has a
voltage rating that matched the rating plate.
This provides the best performance and
also prevents overloading house wiring
circuits, which could cause a fire hazard from
overheated wires.
If the wall socket is loose, do not insert the
power plug.
There is a risk of electric shock or fire.
Do not use a cord that shows cracks or
abrasion damage along its length or at either
end.
Do not pull or excessively bend the power cord.
Do not twist or tie the power cord.
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• This refrigerator must be properly
installed and located in accordance
with the manual before it is used.
Do not install the refrigerator in a damp place or
place where it may come in contact with water.
Deteriorated insulation of electrical parts may
cause an electric shock or fire.
Connect the power plug in proper position with
the cord hanging down.
If you connect the power plug upside down,
wire can get cut off and cause fire or an electric
shock.
Make sure that the power plug is not squashed
or damaged by the back of the refrigerator.
When moving the refrigerator, be careful not to
roll over or damage the power cord.
This constitutes a fire hazard.
Keep the packing materials out of reach of
children.
There is a risk of death from suffocation if
children put them on their head.
This appliance should be positioned in such a
way that it is accessible to the power plug.
Failing to do so may result in an electric shock
or fire due to electric leakage.
Do not install this appliance near a heater,
inflammable material.
Do not install this appliance in a humid, oily or
dusty location, in a location exposed to direct
sunlight and water (rain drops).
Do not install this appliance in a location where
gas may leak.
This may result in an electric shock or fire.
If any dust or water is in the refrigerator, pull
out power plug and contact your Samsung
Electronics service center.
Otherwise there is a risk of fire.
Do not stand on top of the appliance or place
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objects (such as laundry, lighted candles,
lighted cigarettes, dishes, chemicals, metal
objects, etc.) on the appliance.
This may result in an electric shock, fire,
problems with the product, or injury.
• This appliance must be properly
grounded.
• Do not ground the appliance to a gas pipe,
plastic water pipe, or telephone line.
- You must ground the refrigerator to prevent any
power leakages or electric shocks caused by
current leakage from the refrigerator.
- This may result in an electric shock, fire,
explosion, or problems with the product.
- Never plug the power cord into a socket that is
not grounded correctly and make sure that it is
in accordance with local and national codes.
• If the power cord is damaged,
have it replaced immediately by the
manufacturer or its service agent.
• The fuse on the refrigerator must be changed
by a qualified technician or service company.
- Failing to do so may result in an electric shock
or personal injury.
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CAUTION
CAUTION SIGNS FOR
INSTALLATION
• Keep ventilation opening in the
appliance enclosure or mounting
structure clear of obstruction.
• Allow the appliance to stand for 2 hours after
installation.
• The installation or any service of this appliance
is recommended by a qualified technician or
service company.
- Failing to do so may result in an electric shock,
fire, explosion, problems with the product, or
injury.
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WARNING
SEVERE WARNING SIGNS
FOR USING
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• Do not touch the power plug with wet
hands.
- This may result in an electric shock.
• Do not store articles on the top of the appliance.
- When you open or close the door, the articles
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may fall and cause a personal injury and/or
material damage.
Do not put items filled with water on the
refrigerator.
If spilled, there is a risk of fire or electric shock.
Do not touch the inside walls of the freezer or
products stored in the freezer with wet hands.
This may cause frostbite.
Do not use or place any substances sensitive
to temperature such as inflammable sprays,
inflammable objects, dry ice, medicine, or
chemicals near the refrigerator.
Do not keep volatile or inflammable objects or
substances (benzene, thinner, propane gas,
alcohol, ether, LP gas and other such products
etc.) in the refrigerator.
This refrigerator is for storing food only.
This may result in a fire or an explosion.
Do not store pharmaceuticals products,
scientific materials or temperature-sensitive
products in the refrigerator.
Products that require strict temperature controls
must not be stored in the refrigerator.
Do not place or use electrical appliance inside
the refrigerator/freezer, unless they are of a type
recommended by the manufacturer.
If you smell pharmaceutical or smoke, pull
out power plug immediately and contact your
Samsung Electronics service center.
If any dust or water is in Refrigerator, pull
out power plug and contact your Samsung
Electronics service center.
Otherwise there is a risk of fire.
If gas leak is detected, avoid any naked flames
or potential sources of ignition and air the room
in which the appliance is standing for several
minutes.
Do not use mechanical devices or any other
means to accelerate the defrosting process,
other than those recommended by the
manufacturer.
Do not damage the refrigerant circuit.
Do not spray volatile material such as
insecticide onto the surface of the appliance.
As well as being harmful to humans, it may also
result in an electric shock, fire or problems with
the product.
Do not use a hair dryer to dry the inside of the
refrigerator.
Do not place a lighted candle in the refrigerator
for removing bad odours.
This may result in an electric shock or fire.
Fill the water tank, ice tray and water cubes only
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with potable water (mineral water or purified
water).
Do not fill the tank with tea, juice or sports
drink, this may damage the refrigerator.
Do not let children hang on the door.
If not, a serious injury may occur.
Risk of children entrapment.
Do not let children enter inside the refrigerator.
Do not leave the doors of the refrigerator open
while the refrigerator is unattended and do not
let children enter inside the refrigerator.
Do not allow babies or children go inside the
drawer.
It can cause death from suffocation by
entrapment or personal injury.
Do not sit on the Freezer door.
The door may be broken and cause a personal
injury.
To prevent children entrapment, you must
reinstall the divider using provided screws after
cleaning or other actions if you removed the
divider from the drawer.
Do not use mechanical devices or any other
means to accelerate the defrosting process,
other than those recommended by the
manufacturer.
Do not damage the refrigerant circuit.
Do not put fridge shelf in upside down. Shelf
stopper could not work.
It may cause a personal injury because of glass
shelf drop.
Do not put fridge shelf in place for box. If put in
to force, inside wall or glass could be crashed.
It may cause a personal injury or material
damage.
• There is a Risk of children entrapment.
Do not let children enter inside the refrigerator.
• Bottles should be stored tightly together so that
they do not fall out.
• This product is intended only for the storage of
food in a domestic environment.
• Never put fingers or other objects into the
dispenser hole, and ice maker bucket.
- It may cause a personal injury or material
damage.
• Do not insert hands, feet or metal objects (such
as chopsticks, etc.) into the bottom or the back
of the refrigerator.
- This may result in an electric shock or injury.
- Any sharp edges may cause a personal injury.
• In the event of a gas leak (such as
propane gas, LP gas, etc.), ventilate
immediately without touching the
power plug. Do not touch the appliance
or power cord.
Do not use a ventilating fan.
A spark may result in an explosion or fire.
Use only the LED Lamps provided by
manufacturer or service agent.
Children should be supervised to ensure that
they do not play with the appliance.
Keep fingers out of “pinch point” areas;
clearances between the doors and cabinet are
necessarily small.
Do not let children hang on the door.
If not, a serious injury may occur.
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or modify the appliance yourself.
Do not use any fuse(such as cooper, steel wire,
etc.) other than the standard fuse.
When repairing or reinstalling the appliance is
required, contact your nearest service center.
Failing to do so may result in an electric shock,
fire, problems with the product, or injury.
• If the appliance generates a strange
noise, a burning or smell or smoke,
unplug the power plug immediately and
contact your nearest service center.
Failing to do so may result in an electric or fire
hazards.
Pull the power plug out of the socket before
changing the interior lamps of the refrigerator
Otherwise, there is a risk of electric shock.
If you experience difficulty when changing the
light, contact service agent.
If the products is equipped with the LED Lamp,
do not disassemble the Lamp Cover and LED
Lamp by yourself.
Please contact your service agent.
Plug the power plug into the wall socket firmly.
Do not use a damaged power plug, damaged
power cord or loose wall socket.
This may result in an electric shock or fire.
Do not put a container filled with water on the
appliance.
If spilled, there is a risk of fire or electric shock.
Never stare directly at the UV LED lamp for long
periods of time.
This may result in eye strain due to the
ultraviolet rays.
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CAUTION SIGNS FOR USING
• To get best performance from the
product,
Do not place foods too closely in front of the
vents at the rear of the appliance as it can
obstruct free air circulation in the refrigerator
compartment.
Wrap the food up properly or place it in airtight
containers before putting it into the refrigerator.
Do not put any newly introduced food for
freezing near to already existing food.
Do not place glass or bottles or carbonated
beverages into the freezer.
The container may freeze and break, and this
may result in injury.
Please observe maximum storage times and
expiry dates of frozen goods.
There is no need to disconnect the refrigerator
from the power supply if you will be away for
less than three weeks. But, remove all the food
if you are going away for the three weeks or
more. Unplug the refrigerator and clean it, rinse
and dry.
Do not place carbonated or fizzy drinks in the
freezer compartment.
Do not put bottles or glass containers in the
freezer.
When the contents freeze, the glass may
break and cause personal injury and property
damage.
Do not change or modify the functionality of the
refrigerator.
Changes or modifications may result in a
personal injury and/or property damage.
Any changes or modifications performed by
a 3rd party on this completed appliance are
neither covered under Samsung warranty
service, nor is Samsung responsible for safety
issues and damages that result from 3rd party
modifications.
Do not block air holes.
If the air holes are blocked, especially with a
plastic bag, the refrigerator can be over cooled.
Use only the ice-maker provided with the
refrigerator.
Wipe excess moisture from the inside and leave
the doors open.
Otherwise, odor and mold may develop.
When the refrigerator got wet by water, pull
out the power plug and contact your Samsung
Electronics service center.
• Be careful that your fingers are not caught in.
CAUTION
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CAUTION SIGNS
FOR CLEANING AND
MAINTENANCE
• Do not spray cleaning products directly
on the display.
Printed letters on the display may come off.
If any foreign substance such as water has
entered the appliance, unplug the power plug
and contact your nearest service center.
Failing to do so may result in an electric shock
or fire.
Remove all foreign substances such as dust
or water from the power plug terminals and
contact points using a dry cloth on a regular
basis.
Unplug the power plug and clean it with a dry
cloth.
Failing to do so may result in an electric shock
or fire.
Do not clean the appliance by spraying water
directly onto it.
Do not use benzene, thinner, or Clorox, Chloride
for cleaning.
They may damage the surface of the appliance
and may cause a fire.
Never put fingers or other objects into the
dispenser hole.
It may cause a personal injury or material
damage.
• Before cleaning or performing
maintenance, unplug the appliance
from the wall socket.
Failing to do so may result in an electric shock
or fire.
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WARNING
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SEVERE WARNING SIGNS
FOR DISPOSAL
• Leave the shelves in place so that
children may not easily climb inside.
Ensure that none of the pipes on the back of
the appliance are damaged prior to disposal.
R-600a or R-134a is used as a refrigerant.
Check the compressor label on the rear of
the appliance or the rating label inside the
refrigerator to see which refrigerant is used for
your refrigerator.
When this product contains flammable gas
(Refrigerant R-600a), contact your local
authority in regard to safe disposal of this
product. Cyclopentane is used as an insulation
blowing gas.
The gases in insulation material require special
disposal procedure.
Please contact your local authorities in regard
to the environmentally safe disposal of this
product. Ensure that none of the pipes on the
back of the appliances are damaged prior to
disposal. The pipes shall be broken in the open
space.
When disposing of this or other refrigerator/s,
remove the door/door seals, door latch so that
children or animals cannot become trapped
inside. Children should be supervised to
ensure that they do not enter and play with the
appliance.
If trapped inside, the child may become injury
and suffocate to death.
Please dispose of the packaging material for
this product in an environmentally friendly
manner.
Keep all packaging materials well out of the
reach of children, as packaging materials can
be dangerous to children.
If a child places a bag over its head, it may
result in suffocation.
hours, remove all frozen food.
• If keys are provided with the refrigerator, the
keys should be kept out of the reach of children
and not be in the vicinity of the appliance.
• The appliance might not operate consistently
(possibility of defrosting of contents or
temperature becoming too warm in the frozen
food compartment) when sited for an extended
period of time below the cold end of the range
of temperature for which the refrigerating
appliance is designed.
• Do not store food which goes bad easily at low
temperature, such as bananas, melons.
• Your appliance is frost free, which means there
is no need to manually defrost your appliance,
as this will be carried out automatically.
• Temperature rise during defrosting can comply
with ISO requirements.
But if you want to prevent an undue rise in the
temperature of the frozen food while defrosting
the appliance, please wrap the frozen food up
in several layers of newspaper.
• Any increase in temperature of frozen food
during defrosting can shorten its storage life.
• Do not re-freeze frozen foods that have thawed
completely.
Saving Energy Tips
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ADDITIONAL TIPS FOR
PROPER USAGE
• In the event of a power failure, call the local
office of your Electricity Company and ask how
long it is going to last.
- Most power failures that are corrected within
an hour or two will not affect your refrigerator
temperatures.
However, you should minimize the number of
door openings while the power is off.
- But should the power failure last more than 24
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Install the appliance in a cool, dry room with
adequate ventilation.
Ensure that it is not exposed to direct sunlight
and never put it near a direct source of heat
(radiator, for example).
Never block any vents or grilles on the
appliance.
Allow warm food to cool down before placing it
in the appliance.
Put frozen food in the refrigerator to thaw.
You can then use the low temperatures of the
frozen products to cool food in the refrigerator.
Do not keep the door of the appliance open for
too long when putting food in or taking food
out. The shorter time for which the door is
open, the less ice will form in the freezer.
Allow clearance to the right, left, back and top
when installing.
This will help reduce power consumption and
keep your energy bills lower.
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contents
SETTING UP YOUR REFRIGERATOR …………………………………………………………………… 08
OPERATING THE SAMSUNG REFRIGERATOR ………………………………………………………… 11
TROUBLESHOOTING ……………………………………………………………………………………… 18
setting up your refrigerator
Congratulations on the purchase of your Samsung
Refrigerator.
We hope you will enjoy the many state-of-the-art
features and efficiencies that this new appliance
has to offer.
WARNING
• This refrigerator must be properly
installed and located in accordance
with the manual before it is used.
• Use this appliance only for its
intended purpose as described in this
instruction manual.
• We strongly recommend that any
servicing be performed by a qualified
individual.
• Please dispose of the packaging
material for this product in an
environmentally friendly manner.
• Pull the power plug out of the socket
before changing the interior light of the
refrigerator.
- Otherwise, there is a risk of electric
shock.
Selecting the best location for the
refrigerator
• Select a location without direct exposure to
sunlight.
• Select a location with level (or nearly level)
flooring.
• Select a location with enough space for the
refrigerator doors to open easily.
• Allow sufficient space to install the refrigerator
on a flat surface.
- If your refrigerator is not level, the internal
cooling system may not work correctly.
- Overall space required in use.
Refer to drawing and dimension as below.
100 mm
50 mm
at least
50 mm
at least
50 mm
119
115°
1275 mm (B)
GETTING READY TO INSTALL
THE REFRIGERATOR
1001 mm (A)
The figure above shows a RT38*.
Model
RT38
RT35
RT32
RT29
RT25
RT22
A
1275
1275
1221
1221
1141
1141
B
1001
1001
890
890
828
828
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Spacer
CAUTION
Be careful : do not damage the cover leg
while moving the refrigerator. The cover
leg protects the wire and hose . If it is
damaged, the refrigerator may also be
damaged.
01 SETTING UP
Remove paper on spacer and then attach
two spacers (Gray block) on the back
side of refrigerator for better performance.
Make sure two spacers fix like below
image when you install the refrigerator. It is
improving the refrigerator performance.
Allow sufficient space to the right, left,
back and top for air circulation.
This will help reduce power consumption
and keep your energy bills lower.
Do not install the refrigerator where the
temperature will go below 10 °C.
Please ensure that appliance can be
moved freely in the event of maintenance
& service.
CAUTION
CAUTION
When installing, servicing, or cleaning
behind the refrigerator, be sure to pull the
unit straight out and push back in straight
after finishing. Also, make sure your floor
supports the full-load refrigerator.
Otherwise, it may cause floor damage.
Please tie up the extra length of the power
cord at the back of the refrigerator so as
not to be touched on the floor preventing
the power cord from being crushed by the
rollers upon relocation.
FLOORING
For proper installation, this refrigerator must be
placed on a level surface of hard material that
has the same height as the rest of the flooring.
This surface should be strong enough to support
a fully loaded refrigerator (or approximately 100
kg). To protect the floor finish, cut a large section
of the cardboard carton and place it under the
refrigerator where you are working.
Cover Leg
LEVELLING THE REFRIGERATOR
If the front of the appliance is slightly higher than
the rear, the door can be opened and closed more
easily.
< Case2 >
< Case1 >
Case 1) The appliance tilts down to the left.
• Turn the left adjusting leg in the direction of the
arrow until the appliance is level.
Case 2) The appliance tilts down to the right.
• Turn the right adjusting leg in the direction of
the arrow until the appliance is level.
Pulling or pushing the refrigerator may
damage the floor.
Moving the refrigerator after installation
may damage the floor.
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Standtable
Insert
Optional Standtable set base of
refrigerator, when you use it you can not
turn the adjusting leg.
(There is no Standtable according to the
model).
SETTING UP THE
REFRIGERATOR
Now that you have your new refrigerator installed
and in place, you are ready to set up and enjoy
the full features and functions of the appliance.
By completing the following steps, your refrigerator
should be fully operational.
If not, first check the power supply and electricity
source or try the troubleshooting section at the
back of this user guide.
If you have any further questions, contact your
Samsung Electronics service center.
1. Place the refrigerator in an appropriate location
with reasonable clearance between the wall
and the refrigerator.
Refer to installation instructions in this manual.
2. Once the refrigerator is plugged in, make sure
the interior light comes on when you open the
doors.
3. Set the temperature control to the coldest
temperature and wait for an hour.
The freezer should get slightly chilled and the
motor should run smoothly.
4. After powering the refrigerator, it will take a few
hours to reach the appropriate temperature.
Once the refrigerator temperature is sufficiently
cool, you can store food and drink in the
refrigerator.
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operating the SAMSUNG
refrigerator
(TYPE A)
(TYPE B)
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Fridge
Press the Fridge button to set the fridge to
desired temperature from the range 1 °C to
between 1 °C and 7 °C.
Default set temperature is set on 2 °C and each
time you press the Fridge button, temperature
will changing following order and temperature
indicator will display the desired temperature.
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2
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2
If you need to freeze large amount of food
stuff, set the temperature of the freezer
compartment on Freezer max Cold and
the temperature of the refrigerator on
1~2 °C (Display model) or Normal~5 (nonDisplay model) at least 24 hours before.
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Each time you press the button, a short
beep will sound.
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1 °C
Power Cool
1. When you press the Power Cool button, the
) will light up and the refrigerator
Indicator (
will speed up the time.
2. This function will be activated for several hours
and then return to the previous temperature.
3. This function switches off automatically.
When the Power Cool process is completed,
the Power Cool indicator switches off and
the freezer switches back to the previous
temperature setting.
To deactivate this function, press the Power
Cool button.
02 OPERATING
and the temperature of refrigerator to
1~2 °C (Display model) or Normal~5 (nonDisplay model) at least 24 hours before.
USING THE CONTROL PANEL
(DISPLAY TYPE)
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7 °C
5 °C
3 °C
2 °C
Ice Off
If you do not want to make more ice, press the
Ice On/Off button, and the indicator will light up.
Default set Ice On/Off function is ON.
We recommend you stop ice making if the
following occur:
- There is enough ice in the ice bucket.
-
You want to save water and energy.
-
The water tank is empty.
When you use the Power Cool function,
the coolong of the refrigerator will be
speeded up for several hours.
When you use this function the energy
consumption of the refrigerator will
increase. Remember to turn it off when
you do not need it and return the freezer to
your original temperature setting.
If you need to freeze large amount of food
stuff, set the temperature of the freezer
compartment to Freezer max Cold
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Adjusting the Fridge Temperature
CONTROLLING THE
TEMPERATURE
Temperature
control knob
Fridge
Freezer
Refrigerator
(A TYPE )
Display
We recommend to set the temperature controller
of the freezer and the refrigerator on Normal
in order to have a stable performance of the
appliance.
When food in the refrigerator is frozen or if you
want to increase the temperature of freezer, set
the Freezer Temperature Controller on 1~3.
• When the ambient temperature is under 10 °C,
set the Freezer Temperature Controller on 8~9
to make ice.
• When the ambient temperature is higher
than 35 °C, set the the Freezer Temperature
Controller on Normal to make ice.
Adjusting the Freezer Temperature
(B TYPE )
(C TYPE )
When the food in the refrigerator is not as fresh as
desired or if you want to lower the temperature of
the refrigerator, set the Temperature Controller of
the fridge on 5~6 or the Temperature of Display
model on 1. When food in the refrigerator is
frozen or if you want to increase the temperature
of the freezer, set the Temperature Controller of
the fridge on 1~3 or the Temperature of Display
model to 3~7.
• When the ambient temperature is under 10 °C,
do not set the Fridge Temperature Controller
on 1~2 or the Temperature of Display model
on 5~7. Otherwise the performance of the
refrigerator may be caused problems.
• When the ambient temperature is higher than
35 °C, set the Fridge Temperature Controller
on 4~6 or the Temperature of Display model
on 1~2. Otherwise the performance of the
refrigerator may be caused problems.
MAKING ICE (OPTIONAL)
TWIST ICE MAKER
(A TYPE )
(B TYPE )
If you want to lower the temperature of the freezer,
set the temperature controller of the freezer on
6~9. If you want to increase the temperature of
the freezer, set the temperature controller on 1~4.
Making Ice Cubes
Remove the ice cube tray by pulling it towards
you. Fill the tray with water up to the maximum
water level marked on the rear of the tray.
Slide the tray back into the holder, taking care not
to spill the water.
Wait until the ice cubes are formed.
Removing the Ice Cubes
• When the ambient temperature is under 10 °C,
set the Freezer Temperature Controller on 8~9.
Otherwise the performance of the refrigerator
may be caused problems.
• When the ambient temperature is higher than
35 °C, do not set the Freezer Temperature
Controller on 8~9. Otherwise the performance
of the refrigerator may be caused problems.
Water Level
Make sure that the ice cube storage bin is in place
under the ice cube tray. If not, slide it into place.
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Twist one of the levers firmly in the clockwise
direction until the tray twists slightly.
Result : The ice cubes fall into the storage bin.
Repeat Step 2 for the other half of the tray, if
necessary. Remove the storage bin by:
• Lifting it slightly
• Pulling it towards you
again.
The dispenser is designed with an
operating time of about 1 minute and a
capacity of about 1 L at each use.
Lift up and pull out the water tank.
• Hold the handgrips on both sides to lift out the
water tank.
• After disassembling the water talk, wipe up
the inside of refrigerator until it is clean and dry.
CAUTION
02 OPERATING
• Clean the inside of water tank before using it
for the first time.
Danger of explosion
• Glass bottles containing liquids that can
freeze should never be stored in the
freezer as the glass will explode when
the contents freeze.
After
TRAY TYPE (OPTIONAL)
Making ice cubes
Fill up the ice tray with water and that till it reaches
the maximum level mark on the rear of the tray.
Put the ice tray in the freezer.
CAUTION
After putting back the water tank, do not
disassemble the shelf below the water talk.
It may cause a personal injury or material
damage.
For more space, empty the water off the
water tank, remove the lid completely,
place the water tank back and use it to
store food.
Removing the ice cubes
Hold both ends of the ice tray, remove the ice
cubes from the tray by twisting it gently.
Fill the water tank with water, ensuring that it is
in a stable position, allowing for the extended
water supply outlet.
• Fill with water up to 5 L. If it is filled higher than
this, it may overflow when the lid is closed.
• It is impossible to fill the tank with water while it
is positioned in the refrigerator.
Method 1.
Fill the water lifting the round lid in the arrow
direction to open.
USING WATER DISPENSER
(OPTIONAL)
Water tank
With the water dispenser, you can obtain chilled
water easily without opening the refrigerator door.
If you push continually the dispenser lever
for about 1 minute, the dispenser will stop
to work. To get more water, push the lever
Method 2.
Please fill the water after holding and lifting the
large lid to open it.
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Place a glass underneath the water outlet and
push gently against the dispenser lever with
your glass.
Make sure the glass is in line with the
dispenser to prevent the water from bouncing
out.
Close the refrigerator door after fitting the
water tank.
• Confirm that the dispenser cock is outside
after closing the door.
CAUTION
When you do not use the water dispenser
for 2~3 days (especially during the
summer), the dispensed water may have
a funny smell or taste. If this occurs, we
recommend that you discard the first 1~2
glasses for better tasting water.
If you have just installed the Refrigerator, pour
out the first six glassfuls of water to flush out
impurities in the water supply system. Make sure
water flows cleanly before drinking.
CAUTION
Make sure that no water is in the water
tank when you are going on a long
vacation or business trip.
Please wait 1 second before removing
the cup after dispensing water to prevent
spills.
Please push the dispenser lever 1~10
seconds when you use it first time due to
air with in the hose.
CAUTION
CAUTION
CAUTION
CAUTION
Fix water tank on the shelf inside the
fridge.
If not, water tank may not be operate
correctly.
Do not use the refrigerator without the
water tank.
If not, it may cause an efficiency problem.
While fixing the water tank, be careful that
your fingers will not be caught.
Using the Water dispenser
When you turn on the refrigerator, let the ice
maker make ice for 1 to 2 days. Over that period
of time, throw out the first 1 or 2 buckets of ice
the freezer makes to ensure all impurities have
been removed from the water system.
< Before >
< After >
Only fill the tank with water (mineral water
or purified water) and do not use any other
liquid.
Be careful that the tank will not drop while
you are moving the refrigerator because
you may get hurt if the water tank is filled
with water.
Do not disassemble the internal pump
which is connected to the water tank.
Be careful to not damage the hose and
nozzle of the water tank.
The dispenser can not be operated if it is
disassembled or damaged.
Test button
* The figure above shows the Auto Ice Maker
option model.
When upper Ice Tray full, switch the upper and
lower ice tray.
CAUTION
Test button
• In case ice does not come out, pull out
the ice bucket and press test button
located on right side of ice maker.
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kits, you have to remove right one first.
(only for ice maker option model)
• If you do not want to use water
dispenser, you can remove water tank.
(only for dispenser model)
• The lower guard of the
freezer compartment is only two star
section. So, the lower guard shall
be placed on the original position
for proper performance.
Some parts in the picture may differ from
your refrigerator, depending of the model
and option (for example ice tray, auto ice
maker, twice ice maker, cool pack, shelf or
water dispenser).
WARNING
02 OPERATING
• To get the best energy efficiency of
this product, please leave all selves,
drawers and baskets on their original
position like as 15 page illustration.
• The Alarm function of the display
model works when door of the
fridge is open. Please also check if the
freezer door is closed, because alarm
does not ring when the freezer door is
opened.
In the case of a non-display model,
the alarm does not ring even if the
doors of the fridge and the freezer are
open. Check if the doors are closed.
• If you plan to go away for a significant
time, empty the refrigerator and turn it
off. Wipe the excess moisture from the
inside of the appliance and leave the
doors open.
This helps keep odour and mold from
developing.
• If the refrigerator is not to be used for a
long period of time, pull out the power
plug.
• To get more space in the
freezer compartment, you can
remove applicable fitting(s) such
as cool pack(s), shelf(s), twist Ice
maker(s), ice storage bin(s) and their
supporter(s) which can be removed
without aid of a tool.
It does not affect thermal and
mechanical characteristics.
A declared storage volume of freezer
compartment is calculated with above
things removed.
• If you want to remove both ice maker
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REMOVING THE REFRIGERATOR
ACCESSORIES
CAUTION
While assembling, put the freezer shelf,
refrigerator shelves and cool pack in the
correct position and do not put them
upside down. It may cause a personal
injury or material damage.
2. Lift up the freezer shelf or cool pack and pull it
forward and then pull out the ice tray and box.
Pull out the support tray ice. (Only for freezer
shelf or cool pack option model)
3. Remove ice tray and then lift up the freezer
shelf, and pull it forward.
(Only for ice tray option model)
4. Pull the the refrigerator shelves towards you.
1. Pull out the ice tray and box and then pull out
the right side of support tray ice. Same steps
to left side. (Only for ice max option model)
CAUTION
Be careful when you pull out the ice tray
support because it will protrude up to you
suddenly.
Be careful when you disassemble and
assemble the ice tray support because the
upper side of it has a sharp edge. It may
occur finger injury.
• To remove the refrigerator shelves
when it is possible to open the doors
widely, pull the shelves forward, lift
them up and then pull out.
• To remove the refrigerator shelves
when it is impossible to open the
doors widely, pull the shelves forward,
lift them up and tilt in order to pull
them out.
• When you put the shelves back, make
sure the side with the label “Front” on
it face the front of the refrigerator.
5. Lift up the cool pack and pull it forward.
(Only for auto ice maker option model)
To assemble, place the ice tray support
above the slots with the right side higher.
Hold it underneath in the middle and push
the ice tray support until it snaps into
place.
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6. Pull it out while pressing the end of the sill on
the low temperature catalyzing deodorizer.
catalyzing
02 OPERATING
7. Lift up and pull out the door guards.
Before removing any accessories, make
sure that no food is in the way.
When possible, remove the food altogether
to reduce the risk of accidents.
CLEANING THE REFRIGERATOR
WARNING
Do not use Benzene, Thinner or Clorox™
for cleaning. They may damage the surface
of the appliance and can create a risk of
fire.
Do not spray the refrigerator with water
while it is plugged in, as it may cause an
electric shock.
Do not clean the refrigerator with benzene,
thinner or car detergent for risk of fire.
1. Unplug the power cord of the refrigerator.
2. Slightly dampen a soft lint-free cloth or paper
towel with water.
Do not use any kind of detergent to clean
the refrigerator because that can discolor
or damage the refrigerator.
3. Wipe the inside and outside of refrigerator until
it is clean and dry.
4. Plug the power code of the refrigerator.
REPLACING THE INTERIOR
LIGHT
For LED lamp, please contact service
engineer to replace it.
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Troubleshooting
PROBLEM
SOLUTION
The appliance is not
operating at all or the
temperature is too high.
•
•
•
•
•
The food in the refrigerator
is frozen.
Check that the power plug is correctly connected.
Is the temperature control on the front panel correctly set?
Does sun shine on the appliance or are there heat sources nearby?
Is the back of the appliance too near to the wall?
Is the temperature control on the front panel set to the coldest
temperature?
• Is the surrounding temperature too low?
• Did you store the food with a high water content in the coldest part
of the fridge?
There are unusual noises.
•
•
•
•
•
The front corners and
sides of the appliance are
warm and condensation
starts to form.
• Heat-proof pipes are installed in the front corners of the appliance
to prevent condensation from forming.
When the surrounding temperature rises, this may not always be
effective. However, this is not abnormal.
• In very humid weather, condensation may form on the outer
surface of the appliance when the moisture in the air comes into
contact with the cool surface of the appliance.
Ice Maker is not producing
ice.
• Did you wait for 12 hours after installation of the refrigerator before
making ice?
• Did you manually stop the ice making function?
• Is the freezer temperature too warm? Try setting the freezer
temperature lower.
• Did you fill the water tank with water?
• Did you check fitting the water tank correctly ?
Water dispenser is not
functioning.
• Is the water tank frozen because the fridge temperature is too low?
Try selecting a warmer setting on the Digital display.
• Did you fill with water in water tank?
• Did you check fitting the water tank correctly ?
You can hear a liquid
bubbling in the appliance.
Check that the appliance is installed on a stable, level floor.
Is the back of the appliance too near to the wall?
Have any foreign objects fallen behind or under the appliance?
Is the noise coming from the compressor in the appliance?
A ticking sound may be heard inside the appliance; this is normal.
This sound occurs when the various accessories contract or expand.
• This is the refrigerant, which cools the inside of the appliance.
There is a bad smell inside
the appliance.
• Has a food item spoiled?
• Make sure that strong smelling food (for example, fish) is wrapped
so that it is airtight.
• Clean out your freezer periodically and throw away any spoiled or
suspect food.
There is a layer of frost on
the appliance walls.
• Are the air outlet vents blocked by food stored inside the refrigerator.
• Space the food out as much as possible to improve ventilation.
• Is the door fully closed?
Condensation forms on
the inside wall of the
appliance and around
vegetables.
• Food with a high water content is stored uncovered with a high
humidity level or the door has been left open for a long time.
• Store the food with a cover or in sealed containers.
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Ambient Room Temperature Limits
This refrigerator is designed to operate in ambient temperatures specified by its temperature class
marked on the rating plate.
Class
Symbol
Extended Temperate
Temperate
Subtropical
Tropical
SN
N
ST
T
Ambient Temperature range (°C)
IEC 62552 (ISO 15502)
ISO 8561
+10 to +32
+16 to +32
+16 to +38
+16 to +43
+10 to +32
+16 to +32
+18 to +38
+18 to +43
Internal temperatures may be affected by such factors as the location of the fridge/freezer,
ambient temperature and the frequency with which you open the door.
Adjust the temperature as required to compensate for these factors.
Correct Disposal of This Product
(Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment)
English
(Applicable in countries with separate collection systems)
This marking on the product, accessories or literature indicates that the product and its
electronic accessories (e.g. charger, headset, USB cable) should not be disposed of with
other household waste at the end of their working life. To prevent possible harm to the environment or human health from uncontrolled waste disposal, please separate these items
from other types of waste and recycle them responsibly to promote the sustainable reuse
of material resources.
Household users should contact either the retailer where they purchased this product, or
their local government office, for details of where and how they can take these items for
environmentally safe recycling.
Business users should contact their supplier and check the terms and conditions of the purchase contract. This product and its electronic accessories should not be mixed with other
commercial wastes for disposal.
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customer care center.
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