User manual | AEG A92860GNX0 Freezer User Manual

A92860GNX0
EN FREEZER
USER MANUAL
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Contents
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Safety information
Control panel
Ice dispenser
First use
Daily use
Helpful hints and tips
Care and cleaning
What to do if…
Technical data
Installation
Noises
Environmental concerns
The following symbols are used in this user
manual:
Important information concerning your
personal safety and information on how to
avoid damaging the appliance.
General information and tips
Environmental information
Subject to change without notice
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Safety information
SAFETY INFORMATION
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 the safety of life and property keep the precautions of these user's instructions as the
manufacturer is not responsible for damages caused by omission.
Children and vulnerable people safety
• 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.
• Keep all packaging well away from children. There is risk of suffocation.
• 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 to suffer electric shock or to close themselves into it.
• 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 lock unusable before
you discard the old appliance. This will prevent it from becoming a death trap for a child.
General safety
WARNING!
Keep ventilation openings, in the appliance enclosure or in the built-in structure, clear of
obstruction.
• The appliance is intended for keeping foodstuff and/or beverages in a normal household
as explained in this instruction booklet.
• Do not use a mechanical device or any artificial means to speed up the thawing process.
• 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 damaged.
If the refrigerant circuit should become damaged:
– avoid open flames and sources of ignition
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– 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 agent or qualified service personnel to avoid hazard.
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Power cord must not be lengthened.
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 cover1) 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 your hands are damp/
wet, as this could cause skin abrasions or frost/freezer burns.
Avoid prolonged exposure of the appliance to direct sunlight.
Bulb lamps2) used in this appliance are special purpose lamps selected for household appliances use only. They are not suitable for household room illumination.
Daily Use
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Do not put hot pot on the plastic parts in the 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.3)
Frozen food must not be re-frozen once it has been thawed out.
Store pre-packed frozen food in accordance with the frozen food manufacturer's instructions.
• Appliance's manufacturers storage recommendations 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.
1) If the lamp cover is foreseen.
2) If the lamp is foreseen.
3) If the appliance is Frost Free.
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Control panel
• Never use a hair drier or other heating appliances to speed up defrosting. Excessive heat
may damage the plastic interior, and humidity could enter the electric system making it
live.
Installation
For electrical connection carefully follow the instructions given in specific paragraphs.
• 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 that 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, lacking this leads to overheating. To achieve sufficient ventilation follow the instructions 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 possible burn.
• 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.
• Connect to potable water supply only. 4)
Service
• 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 authorized 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 applicable 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
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1 ON/OFF button
4) If a water connection is foreseen.
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2 Mode button
3 OK button
4 Temperature colder button
5 Temperature warmer button
6 Display
It is possible to change predefined sound of buttons to a loudly one by pressing together
Mode button and Temperature colder button for some seconds. Change is reversible.
Display/Indicator
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Timer indicator
Ice maker function
FROSTMATIC function
Minute Minder function
Child Lock function
Alarm indicator
Temperature indicator
Switching on
To switch on the appliance do these steps:
1. Connect the mains plug to the power socket.
2. Press the ON/OFF button if the display is off.
3. The alarm buzzer could operate after few seconds.
To reset the alarm refer to “High temperature alarm”.
4. The temperature indicators show the set default temperature.
To select a different set temperature refer to "Temperature regulation".
If the door remains open for some minutes, the light will turn off automatically. The light is
reset by closing and opening the door itself.
Switching off
To switch off the appliance do these steps:
1. Press the ON/OFF button for few seconds.
2. The display switches off.
3. To disconnect the appliance from the power disconnect the mains plug from the power socket.
Temperature regulation
The set temperature of the freezer may be adjusted by pressing the temperature button.
Set default temperature:
• -18°C for the freezer
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The temperature indicator shows the set temperature.
The set temperature will be reached within 24 hours.
After a power failure the set temperature remains stored.
Ice maker function
The Ice maker is switched on at delivery and starts up automatically when the appliance is
connected to water and power supplies.
To switch on the function:
1. Press the Mode button until the corresponding icon appears.
The Ice maker indicator flashes.
2. Press the OK button to confirm.
The Ice maker indicator is shown.
To switch off the function:
1. Press the Mode button until the Ice maker indicator flashes.
2. Press the OK button to confirm.
3. The Ice maker indicator goes off.
FROSTMATIC function
To switch on the function:
1. Press the Mode button until the corresponding icon appears.
The FROSTMATIC indicator flashes.
symbol.
The freezer temperature indicator shows
2. Press the OK button to confirm.
The FROSTMATIC indicator is shown.
An animation starts.
This function stops automatically after 52 hours.
To switch off the function before its automatic end:
1. Press the Mode button until the FROSTMATIC indicator flashes.
2. Press the OK button to confirm.
3. The FROSTMATIC indicator goes off.
The function switches off by selecting a different freezer set temperature.
Minute Minder function
The Minute Minder function is to be used to set an acoustic alarm at the preferred time,
useful for example when a recipe requires to cool down a mixture for a certain lenght of
time, or when a reminder is needed in order not to forget the bottles placed in the freezer
for fast cooling.
To switch on the function:
1. Press the Mode button until the corresponding icon appears.
The Minute Minder indicator flashes.
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The Timer shows the set value (30 minutes) for a few seconds.
Press the Temperature colder button or the Temperature warmer button to change the
Timer set value from 1 to 90 minutes.
3. Press the OK button to confirm.
The Minute Minder indicator is shown.
The Timer start to flash (min).
At the end of the countdown the Minute Minder indicator flashes and an audible alarm
sounds:
1. Remove any drinks contained in the freezer compartment.
2. Press OK button to switch off the sound and terminate the function.
It is possible to deactivate the function at any time during the countdown:
1. Press the Mode button until the Minute Minder indicator flashes.
2. Press the OK button to confirm.
3. The Minute Minder indicator goes off.
It is possible to change the time during the countdown and at the end by pressing the Temperature colder button and the Temperature warmer button.
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Child Lock function
To lock the buttons from unintentional operation select the Child Lock function.
To switch on the function:
1. Press the Mode button until the corresponding icon appears.
2. The Child Lock indicator flashes.
3. Press the OK button to confirm.
The Child Lock indicator is shown.
To switch off the function:
1. Press the Mode button until the Child Lock indicator flashes.
2. Press the OK button to confirm.
3. The Child Lock indicator goes off.
High temperature alarm
Temperature increase in the freezer compartment (for example due to an earlier power failure or door is open) is indicated by:
• flashing the alarm and freezer temperature indicators
• sounding of buzzer.
To reset the alarm:
1. Press any button.
2. The buzzer switches off.
3. The freezer temperature indicator shows the highest temperature reached for a few
seconds. Then show again the set temperature.
4. The alarm indicator continue to flash until the normal conditions are restored.
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Ice dispenser
Door open alarm
An acoustic alarm will sound if the door is left open for a few minutes. The door open alarm
conditions are indicated by:
• flashing alarm indicator
• acoustic buzzer.
When normal conditions are restored (door closed), the alarm will stop.
During the alarm phase, the buzzer can be switched off by pressing any button.
ICE DISPENSER
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Child lock indicator
Locking function button
Night/lighting button
Photo electric sensor
Paddle
Illumination
Child lock function
The child lock function is activated at delivery.
Temporary unlocking
Press button 2 or 3 for about three seconds until the child lock indicator light (1) goes out.
The child lock function is reactivated automatically after about three seconds.
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Permanent unlocking
Press buttons 2 and 3 at the same time for about three seconds.
The button 2 or 3 lights up to indicate unlocking and the child lock indicator (1) goes out.
To activate the child lock function
Press buttons 2 and 3 at the same time for about three seconds.
The child lock indicator is lit when activated.
Lighting
The ice dispenser lighting (6) illuminates automatically when operated.
For continuous lighting
1. Make sure that the ice dispenser is unlocked.
2. Press button (3) until the lighting goes on (about three seconds).
Brightness is now about 50% until the dispenser is used.
Switch off the lighting
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Make sure that the ice dispenser is unlocked.
Press the button (3) until the lighting goes out (about three seconds).
Delivery of ice
The delivery of ice start when the paddle (5) is fully depressed and continues until the paddle is released.
Stop delivery by removing the container from the paddle.
Switch off the ice maker
Refer to "Ice maker function" under Control panel.
Night mode
This function switches off the noise producing parts of the ice maker during the night
To activate the night mode
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Make sure that the ice dispenser is unlocked.
Press and release the button (3) and the lighting goes on.
Switch off the night mode
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Make sure that the ice dispenser is unlocked.
Press and release the button (3) and the lighting goes out.
If increased ice production capacity is desired, it is advantageous to press the Action freeze
button in the top panel.
The Action freeze function stops automatically.
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First use
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 brandnew product, then dry thoroughly.
Do not use detergents or abrasive powders, as these will damage the finish.
Check that the drain hose at the rear of the cabinet discharges into the drip tray.
DAILY USE
Freezing fresh food
The freezer compartment is suitable for freezing fresh food and storing frozen and deepfrozen food for a long time.
To freeze small amount of fresh foods it is not necessary to change the present setting.
To freeze fresh food activate the FROSTMATIC function at least 24 hours before placing the
food to be frozen in the freezer compartment.
Place the fresh food to be frozen in all compartments except the bottom drawer.
The maximum amount of food that can be frozen in 24 hours is specified on the rating
plate, a label located on the inside of the appliance.
The freezing process lasts 24 hours: during this period do not add other food to be frozen.
Storage of frozen food
When first starting-up or after a period out of use, before putting the products in the compartment let the appliance run at least 2 hours.
The freezer baskets ensure that it is quick and easy to find the food package you want. If
large quantities of food are to be stored, remove all drawers except for the bottom basket
which needs to be in place to provide good air circulation. On all shelves except for the top
shelf it is possible to place food that protrude 15 mm from the door.
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In the event of accidental defrosting, for example due to a power failure, if the power has
been off for longer that the value shown in the technical characteristics chart under "rising
time", the defrosted food must be consumed quickly or cooked immediately and then refrozen (after cooling).
Thawing
Deep-frozen or frozen food, prior to being used, can be thawed in the refrigerator 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.
Shelf above ice maker
The shelf above the ice maker cannot be removed.
Removing the ice container
The ice container can be removed.
1. Tilt up and pull the ice container outwards to removal.
When the ice container is pulled out,
this stops all the functions of the ice
machine.
2. When refitting (if necessary) the ice
container feed screw should be positioned against the rear flange.
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Helpful hints and tips
Removal of freezing baskets from the freezer
The freezing baskets have a limit stop to prevent
their accidental removal or falling out. At the time
of its removal from the freezer, pull the basket towards yourself and, upon reaching the end point,
remove the basket by tilting its front upwards.
At the time of putting it back, slightly lift the
front of the basket to insert it into the freezer.
Once you are over the end points, push the baskets back in their position.
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HELPFUL HINTS AND TIPS
Hints for freezing
To help you make the most of the freezing process, here are some important hints:
• the maximum quantity of food which can be frozen in 24 hrs. is shown on the rating
plate;
• the freezing process takes 24 hours. No further food to be frozen should be added during
this period;
• only freeze top quality, fresh and thoroughly cleaned, foodstuffs;
• prepare food in small portions to enable it to be rapidly and completely frozen and to
make it possible subsequently to thaw only the quantity required;
• wrap up the food in aluminium foil or polythene and make sure that the packages are
airtight;
• do not allow fresh, unfrozen food to touch food which is already frozen, thus avoiding a
rise in temperature of the latter;
• lean foods store better and longer than fatty ones; salt reduces the storage life of food;
• water ices, if consumed immediately after removal from the freezer compartment, can
possibly cause the skin to be freeze burnt;
• it is advisable to show the freezing in date on each individual pack to enable you to keep
tab of the storage time.
Hints for storage of frozen food
To obtain the best performance from this appliance, you should:
• make sure that the commercially frozen foodstuffs were adequately stored by the retailer;
• be sure that frozen foodstuffs are transferred from the foodstore to the freezer in the
shortest possible time;
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• not open the door frequently or leave it open longer than absolutely necessary.
• Once defrosted, food deteriorates rapidly and cannot be refrozen.
• Do not exceed the storage period indicated by the food manufacturer.
CARE AND CLEANING
CAUTION!
Unplug the appliance before carrying out any maintenance operation.
This appliance contains hydrocarbons in its cooling unit; maintenance and recharging must
therefore only be carried out by authorized technicians.
Periodic cleaning
The equipment has to be cleaned regularly:
• clean the inside and accessories with lukewarm water and some neutral soap.
• regularly check the door seals and wipe clean to ensure they are clean and free from
debris.
• rinse and dry thoroughly.
Do not pull, move or damage any pipes and/or cables inside the cabinet.
Never use detergents, abrasive powders, highly perfumed cleaning products or wax polishes
to clean the interior as this will damage the surface and leave a strong odour.
Clean the condenser (black grill) and the compressor at the back of the appliance with a
brush. This operation will improve the performance of the appliance and save energy consumption.
Take care of not to damage the cooling system.
When moving the cabinet, lift it by the front edge to avoid scratching the floor.
Many proprietary kitchen surface cleaners contain chemicals that can attack/damage the
plastics used in this appliance. For this reason use a soft cloth rinsed in warm water and
neutral soap emulsion for cleaning external surfaces.
Do not use detergents or abrasive paste as these will damage the paint, or stainless steel
anti finger print coating.
After cleaning, reconnect the equipment to the mains supply.
Cleaning the ice maker
When necessary, clean the surfaces of the dispenser and the ice container that are accessible from the outside, using only a soft cloth and warm water.
Ensure that the ice container is thoroughly dry before being refitted.
Do not use detergents or abrasive paste.
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What to do if…
Cleaning the ventilation grille
The ventilation grille can be removed for washing.
Make sure the door is open and then:
1. Loosen the upper edge of the grille by
pulling outward/downward.
2. Pull the grille straight out to completely
remove it.
3. Vacuum clean under the cabinet.
Defrosting of the freezer
The freezer compartment of this model, on the other hand, is a "no frost" type. This means
that there is no buildup of frost when it is in operation, neither on the internal walls nor on
the foods.
The absence of frost is due to the continuous circulation of cold air inside the compartment, driven by an automatically controlled fan.
Periods of non-operation
When the appliance is not in use for long periods, take the following precautions:
1. Switch of the ice machine
2. Turn off the water connection
3. Empty the ice container
4. Disconnect the appliance from electricity supply
5. Remove all food
6. Clean the appliance and all accessories
7. Leave the door/doors open to prevent unpleasant smells.
When the ice maker starts again, do not use ice produced during the first day to ensure
fresh taste.
If the cabinet will be kept on, ask somebody to check it once in a while to prevent the food
inside from spoiling in case of a power failure.
WHAT TO DO IF…
During operation of the appliance some smaller but annoying trouble can often occur,
which does not require calling a technician out. In the following chart information is given
about them to avoid unnecessary charges on service.
The operation of the appliance goes with certain sounds (compressor and circulating
sound). This not means a trouble, but a normal operation.
The appliance operates discontinuously, so the stopping of compressor does not mean being no current. That is why you must not touch the electrical parts of the appliance before
breaking the circuit.
What to do if…
Problem
Possible cause
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Solution
The appliance is noisy.
The appliance is not supported
properly.
Check if the appliance stands stable (all feet and wheels should be
on the floor). Refer to "Levelling".
A rattling noise.
The ice being stirred to prevent
it from freezing together.
No measure necessary, this sound
is normal.
As an alternative, refer to "To activate the night setting"
The buzzer sounds. The
Alarm icon flashing.
The temperature in the freezer is Refer to "High Temperature
too high.
Alarm".
The door is not closed correctly.
Refer to "Door open alarm".
upper or lower square
is shown in the temperature display.
An error has occurred in measuring the temperature.
Call your service representative
(the cooling system will continue
to keep food products cold, but
temperature adjustment will not
be possible).
The compressor runs continuously.
The Temperature regulator may
be set incorrectly.
Set a warmer temperature.
The door is not closed correctly.
Refer to "Closing the door".
The door has been opened too
frequently.
Do not keep the door open longer
than necessary.
The food temperature is too
warm.
Let the food temperature decrease to room temperature before storage.
The room temperature is too
warm.
Decrease the room temperature.
The door is not closed correctly.
Refer to "Closing the door".
The door gasket is deformed or
dirty.
Refer to "Closing the door".
The temperature in the
appliance is too cold.
The Temperature regulator may
be set incorrectly.
Set a warmer temperature.
The temperature in the
appliance is too warm.
The Temperature regulator may
be set incorrectly.
Set a colder temperature.
The door is not closed correctly.
Refer to "Closing the door".
The food temperature is too
warm.
Let the food temperature decrease to room temperature before storage.
Food is too near to each other.
Store food so that there is cold
air circulation.
Large quantities of food to be
frozen were put in at the same
time.
Insert smaller quantities of food
to be frozen at the same time.
There is too much frost
and ice.
The temperature in the
freezer is too warm.
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What to do if…
Problem
The appliance does not
operate.
No ice.
Possible cause
The appliance is switched off.
Switch on the appliance.
The mains plug is not connected
to the mains socket correctly.
Connect the mains plug to the
mains socket correctly.
The appliance has no power.
There is no voltage in the mains
socket.
Connect another electrical appliance to the mains socket. Check
fuse. Contact a qualified electrician.
The ice maker is not switched
on.
Refer to "Switching on and off
the ice maker".
No water supply.
Carry out the necessary measures
on the water supply.
The ice dispenser lamp and Leakage in the connection box.
the child look indicator
flashes.
The lamp does not work.
Solution
Contact service.
The ice channel in the door is
blocked.
Remove the obstacle.
No water supply.
Carry out the necessary measures
on the water supply.
Reset the system by pressing the
button 2 on the ice dispenser.
The lamp is defective.
Refer to "Replacing the lamp".
The door has been open to long.
Close the door.
Door interferes with venti- The appliance is not levelled.
lation grill.
Refer to "Levelling".
Misaligned door.
Refer to "Levelling".
The appliance is not levelled.
As much as the advice does not lead to result, call the nearest brand-mark service.
Replacing the lamp
The appliance is equipped with a longlife LED interior light.
Only service is allowed to replace the lighting device. Contact your Service Center .
Closing the door
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2.
3.
Clean the door gaskets.
If necessary, adjust the door. Refer to "Installation".
If necessary, replace the defective door gaskets. Contact the Service Center.
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TECHNICAL DATA
Dimension
Height
1810 mm
Width
595 mm
Depth
650 mm
Rising Time
10 h
Voltage
230 V
Frequency
50 Hz
The technical information are situated in the rating plate on the internal left side of the
appliance and in the energy label.
Water pressure range
The water pressure must be at least 1 bar (100kPa)
Consult your installer if water pressure is
less than 1 bar.
Highest allowed water pressure 10 bar (1000kPa)
If water pressure exceeds 10 bar a reduction valve must be fitted (available
from your specialist shop).
• Do not connect the appliance in spaces where ambient temperature can decrease to below freezing.
• The appliance may only be connected to drinking water supplies.
• The appliance may only be connected to cold water supplies.
INSTALLATION
WARNING!
Read the "Safety Information" carefully for your safety and correct operation of the appliance before installing the appliance.
Positioning
Install this appliance at a location where the ambient temperature corresponds to the climate class indicated on the rating plate of the appliance:
Climate class
Ambient temperature
SN
+10°C to + 32°C
N
+16°C to + 32°C
ST
+16°C to + 38°C
T
+16°C to + 43°C
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Installation
Location
To ensure best performance, if the appliance is positioned below an overhanging wall unit,
the minimum distance between the top of the cabinet and the wall unit must be at least 40
mm . Ideally, however, the appliance should not be positioned below overhanging wall
units.
The ventilation space can be:
50mm
• directly above the appliance
• behind and above the top cupboard.
In this case, the space behind the top cupboard
must be at least 50 mm deep.
Electrical Connection
CAUTION!
Any electrical work required to install this appliance should be carried out by a qualified
electrician or competent person.
WARNING!
This appliance must be earthed.
The manufacturer declines any liability should these safety measures not be observed.
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4
The wires in the mains lead are coloured in accordance with the following code:
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Green and Yellow:
Earth
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Brown:
Live
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Blue:
Neutral
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As the colours of the wires in the mains lead of this appliance may not correspond with the
coloured markings identifying the terminals in your plug, proceed as follows:
1. Connect the wire coloured green and yellow to the terminal marked either with the
letter “E“ or by the earth symbol or coloured green and yellow.
2. Connect the wire coloured blue to the terminal either marked with the letter “N“ or
coloured black.
3. Connect the wire coloured brown to the terminal either marked with the “L“ or coloured red.
4. Check that no cut, or stray strands of wire is present and the cord clamp 4 is secure
over the outer sheath.
5. Make sure the electricity supply voltage is the same as that indicated on the appliance
rating plate.
6. Switch on the appliance.
The appliance is supplied with a 13 amp plug fitted 2 . In the event of having to change
the fuse in the plug supplied, a 13 amp ASTA approved (BS 1362) fuse must be used.
WARNING!
A cut off plug inserted into a 13 amp socket is a serious safety (shock) hazard. Ensure that it
is disposed of safely.
Removing the transport support
Your appliance is equipped with transport support to secure the door during transportation.
To remove them do these steps:
1. Open the door.
2. Remove the transport support from the
door sides.
3. Remove the transport support from the
lower hinge (some models).
Some models are fitted with a silencing pad
under the cabinet. Do not remove this pad.
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Rear spacers
Install the spacers provided within the accessory bag as shown in the figure.
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Installation
Install two spacers on the back side of the panel
and two spacers with adhesive on the lower part.
Fitting the door handles
(Example for right hinge performance)
The handles are supplied as a kit at delivery.
1. Screw the top handle bracket to the
handle rod.
2. Fit the bottom handle bracket on the
lower left-hand side of the door.
3. Fit the top handle bracket on the top
left-hand side of the door.
4. Screw the handle rod to the bottom
handle bracket.
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Do not use excessive force and overtighten
the screws (max. 2 Nm) as you may damage
the door handles.
Connecting the water hose.
Water supply should be provided with a tap and 3/4" male connector within 1,5 m from the
appliance.
This work is to be carried out by a skilled plumber.
There are different type-approved taps and tap assemblies on the market.
The water hose must not be cracked, squeezed or put in tight bends.
Before the appliance is placed its final location, ensure that the water connection has been
correctly carried out, that there is no leakage at the connection to the water tap.
Tighten the screw enough by hand.
Make sure that the gasket is properly positioned in the connector.
We recommend that the appliance is placed on a "run-off" mat intended for refrigerators
and freezers, which makes it easier to detect possible leakage
Noises
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Levelling
When placing the appliance ensure that it stands
level. If necessary adjust the feet using the adjustment spanner supplied.
Door alignment is dependent on proper levelling.
Starting the ice maker for the first time.
Ensure proper connection to the water supply, refer to "Connecting the water hose".
1. Open the tap on the water connection.
2. Start the freezer and the ice maker starts automatically.
It will start filling water when the temperature is sufficiently low.
Do not use ice produced during the first day to ensure fresh taste.
Door reversibility
It is not possible to change the opening direction of the door.
The water supply goes through the hinge to the water dispenser. Contact your dealer for
more information.
NOISES
There are some sounds during normal running (compressor, refrigerant circulation).
SSS
RRR
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HISSS!
OK
BRRR!
!
BB
U
BL
K!
IC
CL
CR
AC
K!
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Noises
CLICK!
BRRR!
BLUBB!
HISSS!
CLICK!
BRRR!
BLUBB!
HISSS!
Environmental concerns
SSSRRR!
CRACK!
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SSSRRR!
CRACK!
ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERNS
The symbol on the product or on its packaging indicates that this product may not be
treated as household waste. Instead it should be taken to the appropriate collection point
for the recycling of electrical and electronic equipment. By ensuring this product is
disposed of correctly, you will help prevent potential negative consequences for the
environment and human health, which could otherwise be caused by inappropriate waste
handling of this product. For more detailed information about recycling of this product,
please contact your local council, your household waste disposal service or the shop where
you purchased the product.
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