Electrolux ER 7521 B User's manual

Electrolux ER 7521 B User's manual
fridge - freezer
INSTRUCTION BOOK
ER 7521 B
© Electrolux Household Appliances Limited 2001
2222 069-92
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION
It is most important that this instruction book should be retained with the appliance for future reference. Should the appliance be sold or transferred to another owner, or should you move house and
leave the appliance, always ensure that the book is left with the appliance in order that the new owner
can get to know the functioning of the appliance and the relevant safety information.
This information has been provided in the interest of safety. You MUST read it carefully before
installing or using the appliance.
Installation
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Do not place carbonated or fizzy drinks in the
freezer.
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This appliance is heavy. Care should be taken
when moving it.
It is dangerous to alter the specifications or attempt
to modify this product in any way.
Care must be taken to ensure that the appliance
does not stand on the electrical supply cable.
Important: if the supply cable is damaged, it must
be replaced by a special cable available from the
manufacturer or its service agent.
Any electrical work required to install this appliance
should be carried out by a qualified electrician or
competent person.
Parts which heat up should not be exposed.
Whenever possible, the back of the appliance
should be close to a wall but leaving the required
distance for ventilation as stated in the installation
instructions.
The appliance should be left for 2 hours after installation before it is turned on, in order to allow the
refrigerant to settle.
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Do not remove items from the freezer if your
hands are damp/wet, as this could cause skin
abrasions or frost/freezer burns.
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Ice lollies can cause Ôfrost/freezer burnsÕ if consumed straight from the freezer.
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ManufacturersÕ storage recommendations should
be strictly adhered to. Refer to relevant instructions.
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The cooling plate or refrigerated freezer shelves
in this appliance contain channels through which
the refrigerant passes. If these are punctured this
will cause substantial damage to the appliance
and result in food loss. DO NOT USE SHARP
INSTRUMENTS to scrape off frost or ice. Under
NO circumstances should solid ice be forced off
the lining or shelves. Solid ice should be allowed
to thaw, when defrosting the appliance. See
Defrost Instructions.
Child Safety
Maintenance and Cleaning
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Do not allow children to tamper with the controls or
play with the product.
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Keep all packaging well away from children.
Servicing
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General Safety
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Take utmost care when handling your appliance
so as not to cause any damages to the cooling
unit with consequent possible fluid leakages.
The appliance must not be located close to radiators or boilers.
Avoid prolonged exposure of the appliance to
direct sunlight.
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.
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During Use
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This appliance is designed for domestic use only,
specifically for the storage of edible foodstuffs only.
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Frozen food must NOT be re-frozen once it has
thawed out.
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Switch off and unplug the appliance before carrying out any cleaning or maintenance work.
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This product should be serviced by an authorised
engineer and only genuine spare parts should be
used.
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Under no circumstances should you attempt to
repair the machine yourself. Repairs carried out
by inexperienced persons may cause injury or
serious malfunctioning. Refer to your local
Electrolux Service Force Centre and always
insist on genuine spare parts.
At the end of the
Appliance Life
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When disposing of your appliance, use an authorised disposal site.
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Remove the plug and ensure that any locks or
catches are removed, to prevent young children
being trapped inside.
CONTENTS
Door reversal
1. Disconnect from the electricity supply.
2. Remove all loose items, including food, store
food in a cool place.
Instructions for the User
Important Safety Information
2
Instructions for the
Installer
Description of the Appliance
4
Technical Specification
15
Operation
5
Installation
16
Before use
5
Positioning
16
7. Unscrew the middle hinge.
Setting the temperature
5
Rear Spacers
16
8. Slide out the fridge door from pin (D), unscrew
the latter and then screw it down into the hinge
provided on the opposite side, after having
removed the small plugs (I) which should then be
fitted on the opposite side.
The freezer compartment
5
Electrical Connection
17
Freezing fresh food
5
Frozen food storage
5
Door Reversal
18
Thawing
6
Making ice cubes
6
Fresh food refrigeration
6
Normal operating sounds
6
3
3. Gently lay the fridge/freezer on its back with the
top held away from the floor by 5-8 cm (2-3
inches) of packing;
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4. Remove the feet (2-3)
2
5. Remove bottom hinge (1).
6. Remove the freezer door by releasing it from the
middle hinge (H).
D715 PIED/M
H
9. Refit the fridge door and replace the middle hinge
to the left hand side.
10.Replace the door and bottom hinge (1) on the
opposite side.
11. Refit the feet (2-3) on the opposite side.
12.Unscrew the handles. Refit them on the opposite
side.
Movable shelves
6
Hints and Tips
7
13.The doors can be aligned by adjusting the
middle hinge.
Maintenance and Cleaning
8
Internal cleaning
8
External cleaning
8
When the appliance is not in use
8
Changing the light bulb
8
Defrosting
8
Something Not Working
10
Service and Spare Parts
11
Customer Care
11
Guarantee Conditions
14
14.The middle hinge can be adjusted horizontally
with a screwdriver, after having slackened the two
screws.
D
Retighten the screws after adjustment.
Attention
D590
After completion of the door reversing operation,
check that the door gasket adheres to the cabinet. If
the ambient temperature is cold (i.e. in Winter), the
gasket may not fit perfectly to the cabinet. In that
case, wait for the natural fitting of the gasket or
accelerate this process by heating up the part
involved with a normal hairdryer on a cool setting.
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DESCRIPTION OF THE APPLIANCE
Electrical connections
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.
A replacement cover/carrier must be obtained from
your local Service Force Centre.
B
The manufacturer declines any liability should
this safety measure not be observed.
This appliance complies with the E.E.C. Directive
No. 87/308 of 2.6.87 relative to radio interference
suppression.
I
C
D
G
E
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The cut off plug should then be disposed of to
prevent the hazard of shocks in case it should be
plugged into a 13amp socket in another part of your
home.
73/23 EEC of 19.2.73 (Low Voltage Directive)
and subsequent modifications;
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89/336 EEC of 3.5.89 (Electromagnetic
Compatibility Directive) and subsequent
modifications.
The wires in the mains lead are coloured in
accordance with the following code:
1-
3-4
3-
3-
3-
3-
10 -
10 -
10 -
10 -
This appliance complies with the following
E.E.C. Directives:
Remove the fuse from the cut off plug.
Important
F
The plug must not be used if the fuse cover/carrier is
lost. The cover/carrier is indicated by the coloured
insert at the base of the plug.
A
If the plug that is fitted to your appliance is not
suitable for your socket outlet, it must be cut off and
the appropriate plug fitted.
H
The plug moulded onto the lead incorporates a fuse.
For replacement, use a 13amp BSI362 fuse. Only
ASTA or BSI approved fuses should be used.
Green and Yellow
- Earth
Blue
- Neutral
Brown
- Live
Please ensure that when the appliance is
installed it is easily accessible for the engineer in
the event of a breakdown.
If you fit your own plug, the colours of the wires in
the mains lead of your appliance may not
correspond with the markings identifying the
terminals in your plug, proceed as follows:
13 AMP. FUSE
13 AMP
GREEN & YELLOW
A- Thermostat control
BROWN
B- Dairy compartment
C- Can storage shelf
D- Bottle storage shelf
E- Compartment for freezing fresh food
F- Compartment for storing frozen food
G- Salad crispers
H- Glass shelf
I - Storage shelves
BLUE
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CORD CLAMP
Connect the Green and Yellow (earth) wire to the
terminal in the plug which is marked with the letter
ÇEÈ or the earth symbol
yellow.
or coloured green and
Connect the blue (neutral) wire to the terminal in the
plug which is marked with the letter ÇNÈ or coloured
black.
Connect the brown (live) wire to the terminal in the
plug which is marked with the letter ÇLÈ or coloured
red.
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INSTALLATION
Warning
IF YOU ARE DISCARDING AN OLD APPLIANCE
THAT HAS A LOCK OR CATCH ON THE DOOR,
YOU MUST ENSURE THAT IT IS MADE
UNUSABLE TO PREVENT YOUNG CHILDREN
BEING TRAPPED INSIDE.
OPERATION
Important
It must be possible to disconnect the appliance from
the mains power supply; the plug must therefore be
easily accessible after installation.
Depending upon the position which you choose for
your appliance, you may wish to reverse the way in
which the door opens. To do this, refer to instructions
under ÒDoor reversalÓ.
Remove all securing tapes. Wash inside the
appliance with lukewarm water and bicarbonate of
soda (5 ml to 0.5 litre of water).
It is not necessary to adjust the thermostat setting
when freezing fresh food.
Do not use soap or detergent as the smell may
linger. Dry thoroughly.
The temperature inside the refrigerator is regulated
by a thermostat with 6 temperature positions and an
ÒOFFÓ (O) position.
Position 1 = minimum coldness
Position 6 = maximum coldness
100 mm
Turn the thermostat dial to the required position.
The intermediate position is usually the most
suitable (3-4).
A
10 mm
B
10 mm
You should also ensure that air can circulate freely
around the back and the top of the cabinet. There
must also be at least 100 mm (4Ó) distance between
the top of the cabinet and any overhanging kitchen
furniture (A). Ideally, the appliance should not be
positioned beneath overhanging furniture (B).
Freezing fresh food
Setting the temperature
Positioning
This appliance is designed to operate in ambient
temperatures between 10¡C (50¡F) and 32¡C (90¡F).
It should be located in a dry atmosphere, out of
direct sunlight and away from extreme temperature
e.g. not next to a boiler or radiator, or in a very cold
room e.g. an outhouse, where the temperatures may
fall below 10¡C (50¡F). If these temperatures are
exceeded i.e. colder or warmer, then the appliance
may not operate correctly.
Before using
The thermostat setting can vary as the temperature
inside the refrigeration compartment depends on the
following factors:
Ð room temperature
Ð how often the door is opened
Ð how much food is stored
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Ð position of the appliance
Important
During prolonged periods of abnormally hot weather,
if the thermostat is set on too high a number, the
cooling system may operate continuously and the
fridge cooling plate may not defrost. Turning the
knob to a lower number will cause the automatic
defrosting to resume.
There should also be a gap of 25 mm either side of
the appliance. Do not obstruct the space
underneath. The back of the cabinet may be placed
close to the wall but must not touch it. DO NOT
install in places with restricted ventilation.
Adjust the level of the appliance by screwing out the
adjustable foot, or feet, at the bottom of the cabinet
using your fingers.
D200
Rear spacers
The plastic bag containing all relevant
documentation also contains two spacers to be fitted
into special holes in the back of the appliance. Fit the
spacers into the holes, taking care to ensure that the
arrow (A) is positioned as shown in the Figure. Then
turn them through 45¡ (arrow (A) vertical) until they
lock into place.
In any 24 hours you can freeze up to 3 kg. of fresh
food.
Place food to be frozen in the bottom drawer of the
freezer as this is the coldest part.
Important
In the event of a power cut, do not open the door.
The food in the freezer will not be affected if the
power cut is short and if the freezer is full. Should
the food begin to thaw, it must be consumed quickly
and must not be re-frozen (see Hints&Tips).
Frozen food storage
When first starting-up or after a period of non use,
before putting the products in the compartment let
the appliance run for at least two hours on the
coldest setting, then turn the thermostat knob to the
normal opertion position.
Do not exceed the storage period indicated by the
manufacturer.
Finally, do not open the door frequently or leave it
open longer than is absolutely necessary.
Important
Do not put carbonated liquids, (fizzy drinks etc.), in
the freezer compartment.
The freezer compartment
Ice iollies, if consumed immediately after removal
from the freezer, can cause low temperature skin
burns.
The four-star freezer compartment is suitable for
storage of commercially frozen food and for freezing
fresh foods.
Do not remove items from the freezer if your hands
are damp/wet, as this could cause skin abrasions or
Òfrost/freezer burnsÓ.
A
45°
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Thawing
Fresh food refrigeration
Frozen food, prior to being used, can be thawed in
the fridge or at room temperature depending on the
time available. Small food items may even be
cooked from frozen; in this case cooking will take
longer.
To obtain the best performance, do not store warm
food or evaporating liquids in the refrigerator; do
cover or wrap the food, particularly if it has a strong
flavour.
Any frozen food which is allowed to thaw
accidentally should either be eaten as soon as
possible or thrown away. Alternatively, if the food is
uncooked and has not been completely defrosted it
can be cooked and then refrozen.
Meat, fish and fruit should be thawed in the
refrigerator compartment and small pieces of meat
can even be cooked while still frozen, but you must
ensure that it is thoroughly cooked through.
Vegetables should be directly immersed in boiling
water; ready-cooked dishes can be placed directly in
the oven in their aluminium wrapping.
A microwave oven is particularly suitable for thawing
any type of frozen or deep-frozen food: follow the
oven instructions, particularly regarding the
placement of aluminium wrapping or containers in
the oven.
Do not cover the shelves with any protective
material, such as paper, cardboard or plastic, which
may obstruct the air circulation through them.
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
DIMENSIONS
Height
To help you use your refrigerator correctly, here are
some more useful hints:
Raw meat (beef, pork, lamb & poultry): wrap in
polythene bags and place on top of the salad
crispers.
Meat can only be stored safely in this way for
one or two days at the most.
Fruit & vegetables: these should be thoroughly
cleaned and placed in the bottom salad crispers.
Butter & cheese: these should be placed in special
airtight containers or wrapped in aluminium foil or
polythene bags to exclude as much air as possible.
Milk bottles: these should have a cap and should be
stored in the bottle rack on the door.
Defrosted cooked food must never be refrozen.
cm
Width
54,5 cm
Depth
60
cm
POWER SUPPLY VOLTAGE AND FREQUENCY
220-240 V / 50 Hz
TOTAL POWER ABSORBED
130 W
AVERAGE DAILY UNITS ELECTRICITY *
1.3 kWh
GROSS CAPACITY
Fridge
174 l
Freezer
76 l
Fridge
170 l
NET CAPACITY
Freezer
Making ice cubes
140
60 l
* This figure is based on standard test results in accordance with European Standard EN 153.
The appliance is provided with one or more trays for
ice-cubes trays.
Actual consumption will depend on how the appliance is used and where it is located.
Fill the tray(s) 3/4 full to give the ice space to expand
and place them in the freezer compartment.
To release the ice cubes simply give the tray a slight
twist.
Do not use sharp or metallic instruments to remove
the trays from the freezer.
Movable shelves
The walls of the refrigerator have runners so that
shelves can be positioned as desired.
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The door shelves can be easily removed for
cleaning. Gently ease the shelf in the directions
shown.
Adjustment of the door shelves can be made to
accommodate varying heights of bottles and other
containers. Store light items such as small cartons
and jars on the door shelves.
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GUARANTEE CONDITIONS
Standard guarantee conditions
We, Electrolux, undertake that if within 12 months of the date of the purchase this Electrolux appliance or any
part thereof is proved to be defective by reason only of faulty workmanship or materials, we will, at our option
repair or replace the same FREE OF CHARGE for labour, materials or carriage on condition that:
HINTS AND TIPS
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The appliance has been correctly installed and used only on the electricity supply stated on the rating plate.
The appliance has been used for normal domestic purposes only, and in accordance with the manufacturerÕs
instructions.
The appliance has not been serviced, maintained, repaired, taken apart or tampered with by any person not
authorised by us.
All service work under this guarantee must be undertaken by an Electrolux Service Force Centre. Any appliance
or defective part replaced shall become the CompanyÕs property.
This guarantee is in addition to your statutory and other legal rights.
Home visits are made between 8.30am and 5.30pm Monday to Friday. Visits may be available outside these
hours in which case a premium will be charged.
Exclusions
This guarantee does not cover:
Damage or calls resulting from transportation, improper use or neglect, the replacement of any light bulbs or
removable parts of glass or plastic.
Costs incurred for calls to put right an appliance which is improperly installed or calls to appliances outside the
European Community (EC) or European Free Trade Area.
Appliances found to be in use within a commercial environment, plus those which are subject to rental
agreements.
Products of Electrolux manufacture which are not marketed by Electrolux.
European Guarantee
If you should move to another country within Europe then your guarantee moves with you to your new home
subject to the following qualifications:
The guarantee starts from the date you first purchased your product.
The guarantee is for the same period and to the same extent for labour and parts as exists in the new country
of use for this brand or range of products.
This guarantee relates to you and cannot be transferred to another user.
Your new home is within the European Community (EC) or European Free Trade Area.
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Senlis
+33 (0)3 44 62 22 22
Germany
NŸrnberg
+49 (0)911 323 2600
Italy
Pordenone
+39 (0)1678 47053
Sweden
Stockholm
+46 (0)20 78 77 50
UK
Slough
+44 (0)1735 219898
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Do not install the appliance close to sources of
heat, such as a boiler or radiator.
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When the compressor is on, the refrigerant is
being pumped round, and you will hear a whirring
sound or pulsating noise from the compressor.
Locate the appliance in a cool well ventilated
room and make sure that the air openings of the
appliance are not obstructed.
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A thermostat controls the compressor, and you
will hear a faint ÕclickÕ when the thermostat cuts in
and out.
Avoid unnecessary frosting in the cabinet by
packing all foodstuffs into airtight packages
before placing them in the freezer.
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Always leave warm food to cool down to room
temperature before placing in the fridge.
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Food which is to be frozen (when cool) should be
placed in the fridge before being transferred to
the freezer.
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Thaw frozen food in the fridge. This will ensure
safer defrosting of foods and reduce the work of
the refrigeration unit.
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Try to avoid keeping the door open for long
periods or opening the door too frequently as
warm air will enter the cabinet and cause the
compressor to switch on unnecessarily often.
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Ensure there are no obstructions preventing the
door from closing properly.
To obtain the best performance from your fridgefreezer
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Do not store warm food or evaporating liquids.
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Avoid buying frozen food if you cannot store it
straight away. The use of an insulated container
is advisable. When you arrive home place the
frozen food in the freezer immediately.
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Keep the time between buying chilled food and
placing it in your refrigerator as short as possible.
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Do not push food together too much, try to allow
air to circulate around each item.
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Do not store food uncovered.
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Ensure that food placed in the freezer is dated
and labelled and used in date order to ensure
that food is consumed at its best.
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Remove suspect food from your refrigerator and
clean, refer to Maintenance and Cleaning.
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Lean food keeps better and longer than fatty
food, salt reduces the storage time.
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Wrap the food in polythene or aluminium freezing
bags or foil so that they adhere to the food and
provide an airtight seal .
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Packaging which is swollen or has traces of
refrozen water droplets on the pack could
indicate that the product has not been kept at a
suitable temperature and that it may have lost its
original quality. Partially thawed food must not be
refrozen, it must be consumed within 24 hours.
Never exceed the storage times indicated by the
manufacturer.
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The symbols on the drawers show different types
of frozen goods.
Before you move please contact your nearest Customer Care centre, listed below, to give them details of your
new home. They will then ensure that the local Service Organisation is aware of your move and able to look
after you and your appliances.
France
You may hear faint gurgling or bubbling sounds
when the refrigerant is pumped through the coils
or tubing at the rear, to the cooling
plate/evaporator.
Food Storage
The product is installed and used in accordance with our instructions and is only used domestically, i.e. a
normal household.
The product is installed taking into account regulations in your new country.
Energy Saving Advice
Normal Operating Sounds
In the Event of a Power Failure
If there is a power failure during the storage of frozen
foods, keep the door closed. If the temperature
within your freezer should rise, do not refreeze the
food without checking its condition. The following
guidelines should assist you:
Ice-cream: Once thawed should be discarded.
Fruits & Vegetables: If soft should be cooked and
used up.
Breads & Cakes: Can be refrozen without danger.
Shellfish: Should be refrigerated and used up
quickly.
Cooked Dishes: i. e. casseroles should be
refrigerated and used up.
Large Pieces of Meat: Can be refrozen providing
there are still ice crystals remaining within them.
Small Joints: Should be cooked and can then be
refrozen as cooked dishes.
Chicken: Should also be cooked and refrozen as a
fresh dish.
The numbers indicate storage times in months for
the appropriate types of frozen goods. Whether
the upper or lower value of the indicated storage
time is valid depends on the quality of the foods
and pre-treating before freezing.
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MAINTENANCE AND CLEANING
Before any maintenance or cleaning work is carried
out, DISCONNECT the appliance from the
ELECTRICITY supply.
Internal cleaning
Changing the light bulb
Should the interior light fail to work, first switch off
the appliance and disconnect from the electricity
supply, then replace the bulb as follows;
Clean the inside and accessories with warm water
and bicarbonate of soda (5ml to 0.5 litre of water).
Rinse and dry thoroughly.
NEVER USE DETERGENTS, ABRASIVE
POWDERS, HIGHLY PERFUMED
CLEANING PRODUCTS OR WAX
POLISHES, TO CLEAN THE INTERIOR AS
THESE WILL DAMAGE THE SURFACE AND
LEAVE A STRONG ODOUR.
External cleaning
Wash the outer cabinet with warm soapy water. Do
NOT use abrasive products.
An accumulation of dust will affect the performance
of the appliance and cause excessive electricity
consumption.
You MUST ensure that the appliance is switched
OFF.
Once or twice a year dust the condenser (black grill)
and the compressor at the back of the appliance,
with a brush or vacuum cleaner, see figure.
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Unscrew the light cover and then pull it outward by
pressing as shown in the figure. Unscrew the bulb
and replace it with a new 15 watt bulb (available
from your nearest Service Force Centre).
Replace the light cover by sliding it into its original
position and replacing the screw.
Defrosting
Refrigerator
The refrigerator automatically defrosts every time the
compressor stops. The water is discharged, via the
pipe, into a tray located at the back of the appliance
above the compressor, where it evaporates.
CONDENSER
DEFROST
TRAY
COMPRESSOR
D273
When the appliance is not in use
When the appliance is not in use for long periods,
disconnect from the electricity supply, empty all
foods and clean the appliance, leaving the doors ajar
to prevent unpleasant smells.
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D037
Important
To avoid defrost water overflowing into the fridge,
periodically clean the water discharge hole in the
centre of the V shaped drip collector at the back of
the refrigerator compartment behind the fruit and
vegetable drawer. Use the defrost cleaner provided
which you will find already inserted into the
discharge hole.
Remember to wash the defrost cleaner in hot soapy
water at regular intervals. Dry throughly before
replacing.
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Freezer
When the frost has reached a thickness of up to
4mm it can be removed using the ice scraper
provided with the appliance. During this operation it
is not necessary to disconnect the appliance from
the mains and remove the food. Never use metal
tools for this operation.
For complete defrosting (once or twice a year)
proceed as follows:
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turn the thermostat dial to the ÇOFFÈ position (O)
or disconnect the appliance from the mains.
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Remove any food from inside the freezer and
fridge, wrap it in several sheets of newspaper and
store in a cool,dry place.
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Leave the door open and insert the ice scraper
under the channel in the centre of the lower part
of the appliance; place a low-sided container
beneath the scraper to collect the water (see fig.).
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Clean and dry thoroughly.
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Replace the scraper in one of the drawers .
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Reconnect the appliance to the mains or reset
the thermostat to a functioning position.
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D068/2
After letting the appliance run for at least half an
hour, replace the previously removed food into
the compartment.
Important
When defrosting the freezer, the fridge is also
controlled by the thermostat and will not be
operational during this period. A temperature rise of
the frozen food packs, during defrosting, may
shorten their safe storage life.
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SOMETHING NOT WORKING
SERVICE AND SPARE PARTS
Important: If you call out an engineer to a fault listed below, or to repair a fault caused by incorrect use or
installation a charge will be made, even if the appliance is under guarantee.
Before contacting your local Service Force Centre, check the following points:
In the event of your appliance requiring service, or if you wish to purchase spare parts, please contact your
local Electrolux Service Force Centre by telephoning:-
0870 5 929929
Symptom
Solution
No power to the appliance
Check there is power at the socket.
Your telephone call will be automatically routed to the Service Force Centre covering your post code area. The
addresses are listed on the following pages.
Check there is not a power cut by checking the
household lights.
Before calling out an engineer, please ensure you have read the details under the heading ÔSomething Not
Working.Õ
Check the fuse has not blown.
When you contact the Service Force Centre you will need to give the following details:
The light does not come on
Ensure that the bulb is correctly fitted.
Replace the bulb if it has blown.
Check the door light switch is not jammed.
The temperature in the fridge or freezer section is
too high
Check the thermostat control knob in the fridge is
turned to the correct setting relative to ambient
conditions.
Check the ambient temperature is within the
applianceÕs operating limits of 10¡C to 32¡C.
Relocate the appliance if necessary.
The freezer door will not open
Has door just been opened? If so leave for a few
minutes to allow the air pressure to equalise.
The compressor runs continously
Adjust the thermostat control knob to give correct
temperature control. See ÒSetting the temperatureÓ.
Check that the doors are closed.
Large quantities of food have recently been placed in
the cabinet and/or door is frequently opened.
1.
Your name, address and post code
2.
Your telephone number
3.
Clear and concise details of the fault
4.
The model and serial number of the appliance (found on the rating plate)
5.
The purchase date
CUSTOMER CARE DEPARTMENT
For general enquiries concerning your Electrolux appliance or for further information on Electrolux products,
please contact our Customer Care Department by letter or telephone as follows:Customer Care Department
Electrolux
55-77 High Street
Slough
Berkshire
SLI IDZ
08705 950 950 *
Check that air ventilation is not obstructed.
Excessive frost and ice has built up
Ensure the doors are not left open.
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calls to this number may be recorded for training purposes
Check that nothing is preventing the doors from
closing.
Is the door gasket intact and clean.
Has advised periodic defrosting been carried out.
Noise
Refer to normal operating sounds.
Water under the salad bin
Check the drain hole is not blocked. (see
Maintenance and Cleaning).
If, after the above checks, there is still a fault, call your local Service Force Centre.
In-guarantee customers should ensure that the above checks have been made as the engineer will make a
charge if the fault is not a mechanical or electrical breakdown.
Please note that proof of purchase is required for any in-guarantee service calls.
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SOMETHING NOT WORKING
SERVICE AND SPARE PARTS
Important: If you call out an engineer to a fault listed below, or to repair a fault caused by incorrect use or
installation a charge will be made, even if the appliance is under guarantee.
Before contacting your local Service Force Centre, check the following points:
In the event of your appliance requiring service, or if you wish to purchase spare parts, please contact your
local Electrolux Service Force Centre by telephoning:-
0870 5 929929
Symptom
Solution
No power to the appliance
Check there is power at the socket.
Your telephone call will be automatically routed to the Service Force Centre covering your post code area. The
addresses are listed on the following pages.
Check there is not a power cut by checking the
household lights.
Before calling out an engineer, please ensure you have read the details under the heading ÔSomething Not
Working.Õ
Check the fuse has not blown.
When you contact the Service Force Centre you will need to give the following details:
The light does not come on
Ensure that the bulb is correctly fitted.
Replace the bulb if it has blown.
Check the door light switch is not jammed.
The temperature in the fridge or freezer section is
too high
Check the thermostat control knob in the fridge is
turned to the correct setting relative to ambient
conditions.
Check the ambient temperature is within the
applianceÕs operating limits of 10¡C to 32¡C.
Relocate the appliance if necessary.
The freezer door will not open
Has door just been opened? If so leave for a few
minutes to allow the air pressure to equalise.
The compressor runs continously
Adjust the thermostat control knob to give correct
temperature control. See ÒSetting the temperatureÓ.
Check that the doors are closed.
Large quantities of food have recently been placed in
the cabinet and/or door is frequently opened.
1.
Your name, address and post code
2.
Your telephone number
3.
Clear and concise details of the fault
4.
The model and serial number of the appliance (found on the rating plate)
5.
The purchase date
CUSTOMER CARE DEPARTMENT
For general enquiries concerning your Electrolux appliance or for further information on Electrolux products,
please contact our Customer Care Department by letter or telephone as follows:Customer Care Department
Electrolux
55-77 High Street
Slough
Berkshire
SLI IDZ
08705 950 950 *
Check that air ventilation is not obstructed.
Excessive frost and ice has built up
Ensure the doors are not left open.
*
calls to this number may be recorded for training purposes
Check that nothing is preventing the doors from
closing.
Is the door gasket intact and clean.
Has advised periodic defrosting been carried out.
Noise
Refer to normal operating sounds.
Water under the salad bin
Check the drain hole is not blocked. (see
Maintenance and Cleaning).
If, after the above checks, there is still a fault, call your local Service Force Centre.
In-guarantee customers should ensure that the above checks have been made as the engineer will make a
charge if the fault is not a mechanical or electrical breakdown.
Please note that proof of purchase is required for any in-guarantee service calls.
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Freezer
When the frost has reached a thickness of up to
4mm it can be removed using the ice scraper
provided with the appliance. During this operation it
is not necessary to disconnect the appliance from
the mains and remove the food. Never use metal
tools for this operation.
For complete defrosting (once or twice a year)
proceed as follows:
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turn the thermostat dial to the ÇOFFÈ position (O)
or disconnect the appliance from the mains.
-
Remove any food from inside the freezer and
fridge, wrap it in several sheets of newspaper and
store in a cool,dry place.
-
Leave the door open and insert the ice scraper
under the channel in the centre of the lower part
of the appliance; place a low-sided container
beneath the scraper to collect the water (see fig.).
-
Clean and dry thoroughly.
-
Replace the scraper in one of the drawers .
-
Reconnect the appliance to the mains or reset
the thermostat to a functioning position.
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After letting the appliance run for at least half an
hour, replace the previously removed food into
the compartment.
Important
When defrosting the freezer, the fridge is also
controlled by the thermostat and will not be
operational during this period. A temperature rise of
the frozen food packs, during defrosting, may
shorten their safe storage life.
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MAINTENANCE AND CLEANING
Before any maintenance or cleaning work is carried
out, DISCONNECT the appliance from the
ELECTRICITY supply.
Internal cleaning
Changing the light bulb
Should the interior light fail to work, first switch off
the appliance and disconnect from the electricity
supply, then replace the bulb as follows;
Clean the inside and accessories with warm water
and bicarbonate of soda (5ml to 0.5 litre of water).
Rinse and dry thoroughly.
NEVER USE DETERGENTS, ABRASIVE
POWDERS, HIGHLY PERFUMED
CLEANING PRODUCTS OR WAX
POLISHES, TO CLEAN THE INTERIOR AS
THESE WILL DAMAGE THE SURFACE AND
LEAVE A STRONG ODOUR.
External cleaning
Wash the outer cabinet with warm soapy water. Do
NOT use abrasive products.
An accumulation of dust will affect the performance
of the appliance and cause excessive electricity
consumption.
You MUST ensure that the appliance is switched
OFF.
Once or twice a year dust the condenser (black grill)
and the compressor at the back of the appliance,
with a brush or vacuum cleaner, see figure.
D731
Unscrew the light cover and then pull it outward by
pressing as shown in the figure. Unscrew the bulb
and replace it with a new 15 watt bulb (available
from your nearest Service Force Centre).
Replace the light cover by sliding it into its original
position and replacing the screw.
Defrosting
Refrigerator
The refrigerator automatically defrosts every time the
compressor stops. The water is discharged, via the
pipe, into a tray located at the back of the appliance
above the compressor, where it evaporates.
CONDENSER
DEFROST
TRAY
COMPRESSOR
D273
When the appliance is not in use
When the appliance is not in use for long periods,
disconnect from the electricity supply, empty all
foods and clean the appliance, leaving the doors ajar
to prevent unpleasant smells.
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D037
Important
To avoid defrost water overflowing into the fridge,
periodically clean the water discharge hole in the
centre of the V shaped drip collector at the back of
the refrigerator compartment behind the fruit and
vegetable drawer. Use the defrost cleaner provided
which you will find already inserted into the
discharge hole.
Remember to wash the defrost cleaner in hot soapy
water at regular intervals. Dry throughly before
replacing.
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GUARANTEE CONDITIONS
Standard guarantee conditions
We, Electrolux, undertake that if within 12 months of the date of the purchase this Electrolux appliance or any
part thereof is proved to be defective by reason only of faulty workmanship or materials, we will, at our option
repair or replace the same FREE OF CHARGE for labour, materials or carriage on condition that:
HINTS AND TIPS
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The appliance has been correctly installed and used only on the electricity supply stated on the rating plate.
The appliance has been used for normal domestic purposes only, and in accordance with the manufacturerÕs
instructions.
The appliance has not been serviced, maintained, repaired, taken apart or tampered with by any person not
authorised by us.
All service work under this guarantee must be undertaken by an Electrolux Service Force Centre. Any appliance
or defective part replaced shall become the CompanyÕs property.
This guarantee is in addition to your statutory and other legal rights.
Home visits are made between 8.30am and 5.30pm Monday to Friday. Visits may be available outside these
hours in which case a premium will be charged.
Exclusions
This guarantee does not cover:
Damage or calls resulting from transportation, improper use or neglect, the replacement of any light bulbs or
removable parts of glass or plastic.
Costs incurred for calls to put right an appliance which is improperly installed or calls to appliances outside the
European Community (EC) or European Free Trade Area.
Appliances found to be in use within a commercial environment, plus those which are subject to rental
agreements.
Products of Electrolux manufacture which are not marketed by Electrolux.
European Guarantee
If you should move to another country within Europe then your guarantee moves with you to your new home
subject to the following qualifications:
The guarantee starts from the date you first purchased your product.
The guarantee is for the same period and to the same extent for labour and parts as exists in the new country
of use for this brand or range of products.
This guarantee relates to you and cannot be transferred to another user.
Your new home is within the European Community (EC) or European Free Trade Area.
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Senlis
+33 (0)3 44 62 22 22
Germany
NŸrnberg
+49 (0)911 323 2600
Italy
Pordenone
+39 (0)1678 47053
Sweden
Stockholm
+46 (0)20 78 77 50
UK
Slough
+44 (0)1753 219898
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Do not install the appliance close to sources of
heat, such as a boiler or radiator.
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When the compressor is on, the refrigerant is
being pumped round, and you will hear a whirring
sound or pulsating noise from the compressor.
Locate the appliance in a cool well ventilated
room and make sure that the air openings of the
appliance are not obstructed.
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A thermostat controls the compressor, and you
will hear a faint ÕclickÕ when the thermostat cuts in
and out.
Avoid unnecessary frosting in the cabinet by
packing all foodstuffs into airtight packages
before placing them in the freezer.
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Always leave warm food to cool down to room
temperature before placing in the fridge.
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Food which is to be frozen (when cool) should be
placed in the fridge before being transferred to
the freezer.
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Thaw frozen food in the fridge. This will ensure
safer defrosting of foods and reduce the work of
the refrigeration unit.
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Try to avoid keeping the door open for long
periods or opening the door too frequently as
warm air will enter the cabinet and cause the
compressor to switch on unnecessarily often.
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Ensure there are no obstructions preventing the
door from closing properly.
To obtain the best performance from your fridgefreezer
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Do not store warm food or evaporating liquids.
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Avoid buying frozen food if you cannot store it
straight away. The use of an insulated container
is advisable. When you arrive home place the
frozen food in the freezer immediately.
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Keep the time between buying chilled food and
placing it in your refrigerator as short as possible.
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Do not push food together too much, try to allow
air to circulate around each item.
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Do not store food uncovered.
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Ensure that food placed in the freezer is dated
and labelled and used in date order to ensure
that food is consumed at its best.
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Remove suspect food from your refrigerator and
clean, refer to Maintenance and Cleaning.
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Lean food keeps better and longer than fatty
food, salt reduces the storage time.
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Wrap the food in polythene or aluminium freezing
bags or foil so that they adhere to the food and
provide an airtight seal .
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Packaging which is swollen or has traces of
refrozen water droplets on the pack could
indicate that the product has not been kept at a
suitable temperature and that it may have lost its
original quality. Partially thawed food must not be
refrozen, it must be consumed within 24 hours.
Never exceed the storage times indicated by the
manufacturer.
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The symbols on the drawers show different types
of frozen goods.
Before you move please contact your nearest Customer Care centre, listed below, to give them details of your
new home. They will then ensure that the local Service Organisation is aware of your move and able to look
after you and your appliances.
France
You may hear faint gurgling or bubbling sounds
when the refrigerant is pumped through the coils
or tubing at the rear, to the cooling
plate/evaporator.
Food Storage
The product is installed and used in accordance with our instructions and is only used domestically, i.e. a
normal household.
The product is installed taking into account regulations in your new country.
Energy Saving Advice
Normal Operating Sounds
In the Event of a Power Failure
If there is a power failure during the storage of frozen
foods, keep the door closed. If the temperature
within your freezer should rise, do not refreeze the
food without checking its condition. The following
guidelines should assist you:
Ice-cream: Once thawed should be discarded.
Fruits & Vegetables: If soft should be cooked and
used up.
Breads & Cakes: Can be refrozen without danger.
Shellfish: Should be refrigerated and used up
quickly.
Cooked Dishes: i. e. casseroles should be
refrigerated and used up.
Large Pieces of Meat: Can be refrozen providing
there are still ice crystals remaining within them.
Small Joints: Should be cooked and can then be
refrozen as cooked dishes.
Chicken: Should also be cooked and refrozen as a
fresh dish.
The numbers indicate storage times in months for
the appropriate types of frozen goods. Whether
the upper or lower value of the indicated storage
time is valid depends on the quality of the foods
and pre-treating before freezing.
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Thawing
Fresh food refrigeration
Frozen food, prior to being used, can be thawed in
the fridge or at room temperature depending on the
time available. Small food items may even be
cooked from frozen; in this case cooking will take
longer.
To obtain the best performance, do not store warm
food or evaporating liquids in the refrigerator; do
cover or wrap the food, particularly if it has a strong
flavour.
Any frozen food which is allowed to thaw
accidentally should either be eaten as soon as
possible or thrown away. Alternatively, if the food is
uncooked and has not been completely defrosted it
can be cooked and then refrozen.
Meat, fish and fruit should be thawed in the
refrigerator compartment and small pieces of meat
can even be cooked while still frozen, but you must
ensure that it is thoroughly cooked through.
Vegetables should be directly immersed in boiling
water; ready-cooked dishes can be placed directly in
the oven in their aluminium wrapping.
A microwave oven is particularly suitable for thawing
any type of frozen or deep-frozen food: follow the
oven instructions, particularly regarding the
placement of aluminium wrapping or containers in
the oven.
Do not cover the shelves with any protective
material, such as paper, cardboard or plastic, which
may obstruct the air circulation through them.
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
DIMENSIONS
Height
To help you use your refrigerator correctly, here are
some more useful hints:
Raw meat (beef, pork, lamb & poultry): wrap in
polythene bags and place on top of the salad
crispers.
Meat can only be stored safely in this way for
one or two days at the most.
Fruit & vegetables: these should be thoroughly
cleaned and placed in the bottom salad crispers.
Butter & cheese: these should be placed in special
airtight containers or wrapped in aluminium foil or
polythene bags to exclude as much air as possible.
Milk bottles: these should have a cap and should be
stored in the bottle rack on the door.
Defrosted cooked food must never be refrozen.
cm
Width
54,5 cm
Depth
60
cm
POWER SUPPLY VOLTAGE AND FREQUENCY
220-240 V / 50 Hz
TOTAL POWER ABSORBED
130 W
AVERAGE DAILY UNITS ELECTRICITY *
1.3 kWh
GROSS CAPACITY
Fridge
174 l
Freezer
76 l
Fridge
170 l
NET CAPACITY
Freezer
Making ice cubes
140
60 l
* This figure is based on standard test results in accordance with European Standard EN 153.
The appliance is provided with one or more trays for
ice-cubes trays.
Actual consumption will depend on how the appliance is used and where it is located.
Fill the tray(s) 3/4 full to give the ice space to expand
and place them in the freezer compartment.
To release the ice cubes simply give the tray a slight
twist.
Do not use sharp or metallic instruments to remove
the trays from the freezer.
Movable shelves
The walls of the refrigerator have runners so that
shelves can be positioned as desired.
D040
The door shelves can be easily removed for
cleaning. Gently ease the shelf in the directions
shown.
Adjustment of the door shelves can be made to
accommodate varying heights of bottles and other
containers. Store light items such as small cartons
and jars on the door shelves.
D758
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INSTALLATION
Warning
IF YOU ARE DISCARDING AN OLD APPLIANCE
THAT HAS A LOCK OR CATCH ON THE DOOR,
YOU MUST ENSURE THAT IT IS MADE
UNUSABLE TO PREVENT YOUNG CHILDREN
BEING TRAPPED INSIDE.
OPERATION
Important
It must be possible to disconnect the appliance from
the mains power supply; the plug must therefore be
easily accessible after installation.
Depending upon the position which you choose for
your appliance, you may wish to reverse the way in
which the door opens. To do this, refer to instructions
under ÒDoor reversalÓ.
Remove all securing tapes. Wash inside the
appliance with lukewarm water and bicarbonate of
soda (5 ml to 0.5 litre of water).
It is not necessary to adjust the thermostat setting
when freezing fresh food.
Do not use soap or detergent as the smell may
linger. Dry thoroughly.
The temperature inside the refrigerator is regulated
by a thermostat with 6 temperature positions and an
ÒOFFÓ (O) position.
Position 1 = minimum coldness
Position 6 = maximum coldness
100 mm
Turn the thermostat dial to the required position.
The intermediate position is usually the most
suitable (3-4).
A
10 mm
B
10 mm
You should also ensure that air can circulate freely
around the back and the top of the cabinet. There
must also be at least 100 mm (4Ó) distance between
the top of the cabinet and any overhanging kitchen
furniture (A). Ideally, the appliance should not be
positioned beneath overhanging furniture (B).
Freezing fresh food
Setting the temperature
Positioning
This appliance is designed to operate in ambient
temperatures between 10¡C (50¡F) and 32¡C (90¡F).
It should be located in a dry atmosphere, out of
direct sunlight and away from extreme temperature
e.g. not next to a boiler or radiator, or in a very cold
room e.g. an outhouse, where the temperatures may
fall below 10¡C (50¡F). If these temperatures are
exceeded i.e. colder or warmer, then the appliance
may not operate correctly.
Before using
The thermostat setting can vary as the temperature
inside the refrigeration compartment depends on the
following factors:
Ð room temperature
Ð how often the door is opened
Ð how much food is stored
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Ð position of the appliance
Important
During prolonged periods of abnormally hot weather,
if the thermostat is set on too high a number, the
cooling system may operate continuously and the
fridge cooling plate may not defrost. Turning the
knob to a lower number will cause the automatic
defrosting to resume.
There should also be a gap of 25 mm either side of
the appliance. Do not obstruct the space
underneath. The back of the cabinet may be placed
close to the wall but must not touch it. DO NOT
install in places with restricted ventilation.
Adjust the level of the appliance by screwing out the
adjustable foot, or feet, at the bottom of the cabinet
using your fingers.
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Rear spacers
The plastic bag containing all relevant
documentation also contains two spacers to be fitted
into special holes in the back of the appliance. Fit the
spacers into the holes, taking care to ensure that the
arrow (A) is positioned as shown in the Figure. Then
turn them through 45¡ (arrow (A) vertical) until they
lock into place.
In any 24 hours you can freeze up to 3 kg. of fresh
food.
Place food to be frozen in the bottom drawer of the
freezer as this is the coldest part.
Important
In the event of a power cut, do not open the door.
The food in the freezer will not be affected if the
power cut is short and if the freezer is full. Should
the food begin to thaw, it must be consumed quickly
and must not be re-frozen (see Hints&Tips).
Frozen food storage
When first starting-up or after a period of non use,
before putting the products in the compartment let
the appliance run for at least two hours on the
coldest setting, then turn the thermostat knob to the
normal opertion position.
Do not exceed the storage period indicated by the
manufacturer.
Finally, do not open the door frequently or leave it
open longer than is absolutely necessary.
Important
Do not put carbonated liquids, (fizzy drinks etc.), in
the freezer compartment.
The freezer compartment
Ice iollies, if consumed immediately after removal
from the freezer, can cause low temperature skin
burns.
The four-star freezer compartment is suitable for
storage of commercially frozen food and for freezing
fresh foods.
Do not remove items from the freezer if your hands
are damp/wet, as this could cause skin abrasions or
Òfrost/freezer burnsÓ.
A
45°
PR60
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DESCRIPTION OF THE APPLIANCE
Electrical connections
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.
A replacement cover/carrier must be obtained from
your local Service Force Centre.
B
The manufacturer declines any liability should
this safety measure not be observed.
This appliance complies with the E.E.C. Directive
No. 87/308 of 2.6.87 relative to radio interference
suppression.
I
C
D
G
E
-
The cut off plug should then be disposed of to
prevent the hazard of shocks in case it should be
plugged into a 13amp socket in another part of your
home.
73/23 EEC of 19.2.73 (Low Voltage Directive)
and subsequent modifications;
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89/336 EEC of 3.5.89 (Electromagnetic
Compatibility Directive) and subsequent
modifications.
The wires in the mains lead are coloured in
accordance with the following code:
1-
3-4
3-
3-
3-
3-
10 -
10 -
10 -
10 -
This appliance complies with the following
E.E.C. Directives:
Remove the fuse from the cut off plug.
Important
F
The plug must not be used if the fuse cover/carrier is
lost. The cover/carrier is indicated by the coloured
insert at the base of the plug.
A
If the plug that is fitted to your appliance is not
suitable for your socket outlet, it must be cut off and
the appropriate plug fitted.
H
The plug moulded onto the lead incorporates a fuse.
For replacement, use a 13amp BSI362 fuse. Only
ASTA or BSI approved fuses should be used.
Green and Yellow
- Earth
Blue
- Neutral
Brown
- Live
Please ensure that when the appliance is
installed it is easily accessible for the engineer in
the event of a breakdown.
If you fit your own plug, the colours of the wires in
the mains lead of your appliance may not
correspond with the markings identifying the
terminals in your plug, proceed as follows:
13 AMP. FUSE
13 AMP
GREEN & YELLOW
A- Thermostat control
BROWN
B- Dairy compartment
C- Can storage shelf
D- Bottle storage shelf
E- Compartment for freezing fresh food
F- Compartment for storing frozen food
G- Salad crispers
H- Glass shelf
I - Storage shelves
BLUE
D207
CORD CLAMP
Connect the Green and Yellow (earth) wire to the
terminal in the plug which is marked with the letter
ÇEÈ or the earth symbol
yellow.
or coloured green and
Connect the blue (neutral) wire to the terminal in the
plug which is marked with the letter ÇNÈ or coloured
black.
Connect the brown (live) wire to the terminal in the
plug which is marked with the letter ÇLÈ or coloured
red.
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CONTENTS
Door reversal
1. Disconnect from the electricity supply.
2. Remove all loose items, including food, store
food in a cool place.
Instructions for the User
Important Safety Information
2
Instructions for the
Installer
Description of the Appliance
4
Technical Specification
15
Operation
5
Installation
16
Before use
5
Positioning
16
7. Unscrew the middle hinge.
Setting the temperature
5
Rear Spacers
16
8. Slide out the fridge door from pin (D), unscrew
the latter and then screw it down into the hinge
provided on the opposite side, after having
removed the small plugs (I) which should then be
fitted on the opposite side.
The freezer compartment
5
Electrical Connection
17
Freezing fresh food
5
Frozen food storage
5
Door Reversal
18
Thawing
6
Making ice cubes
6
Fresh food refrigeration
6
Normal operating sounds
6
3
3. Gently lay the fridge/freezer on its back with the
top held away from the floor by 5-8 cm (2-3
inches) of packing;
1
4. Remove the feet (2-3)
2
5. Remove bottom hinge (1).
6. Remove the freezer door by releasing it from the
middle hinge (H).
D715 PIED/M
H
9. Refit the fridge door and replace the middle hinge
to the left hand side.
10.Replace the door and bottom hinge (1) on the
opposite side.
11. Refit the feet (2-3) on the opposite side.
12.Unscrew the handles. Refit them on the opposite
side.
Movable shelves
6
Hints and Tips
7
13.The doors can be aligned by adjusting the
middle hinge.
Maintenance and Cleaning
8
Internal cleaning
8
External cleaning
8
When the appliance is not in use
8
Changing the light bulb
8
Defrosting
8
Something Not Working
10
Service and Spare Parts
11
Customer Care
11
Guarantee Conditions
14
14.The middle hinge can be adjusted horizontally
with a screwdriver, after having slackened the two
screws.
D
Retighten the screws after adjustment.
Attention
D590
After completion of the door reversing operation,
check that the door gasket adheres to the cabinet. If
the ambient temperature is cold (i.e. in Winter), the
gasket may not fit perfectly to the cabinet. In that
case, wait for the natural fitting of the gasket or
accelerate this process by heating up the part
involved with a normal hairdryer on a cool setting.
PR04
18
2222 069-92
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IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION
It is most important that this instruction book should be retained with the appliance for future reference. Should the appliance be sold or transferred to another owner, or should you move house and
leave the appliance, always ensure that the book is left with the appliance in order that the new owner
can get to know the functioning of the appliance and the relevant safety information.
This information has been provided in the interest of safety. You MUST read it carefully before
installing or using the appliance.
Installation
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Do not place carbonated or fizzy drinks in the
freezer.
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This appliance is heavy. Care should be taken
when moving it.
It is dangerous to alter the specifications or attempt
to modify this product in any way.
Care must be taken to ensure that the appliance
does not stand on the electrical supply cable.
Important: if the supply cable is damaged, it must
be replaced by a special cable available from the
manufacturer or its service agent.
Any electrical work required to install this appliance
should be carried out by a qualified electrician or
competent person.
Parts which heat up should not be exposed.
Whenever possible, the back of the appliance
should be close to a wall but leaving the required
distance for ventilation as stated in the installation
instructions.
The appliance should be left for 2 hours after installation before it is turned on, in order to allow the
refrigerant to settle.
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Do not remove items from the freezer if your
hands are damp/wet, as this could cause skin
abrasions or frost/freezer burns.
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Ice lollies can cause Ôfrost/freezer burnsÕ if consumed straight from the freezer.
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ManufacturersÕ storage recommendations should
be strictly adhered to. Refer to relevant instructions.
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The cooling plate or refrigerated freezer shelves
in this appliance contain channels through which
the refrigerant passes. If these are punctured this
will cause substantial damage to the appliance
and result in food loss. DO NOT USE SHARP
INSTRUMENTS to scrape off frost or ice. Under
NO circumstances should solid ice be forced off
the lining or shelves. Solid ice should be allowed
to thaw, when defrosting the appliance. See
Defrost Instructions.
Child Safety
Maintenance and Cleaning
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Do not allow children to tamper with the controls or
play with the product.
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Keep all packaging well away from children.
Servicing
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General Safety
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Take utmost care when handling your appliance
so as not to cause any damages to the cooling
unit with consequent possible fluid leakages.
The appliance must not be located close to radiators or boilers.
Avoid prolonged exposure of the appliance to
direct sunlight.
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.
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During Use
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This appliance is designed for domestic use only,
specifically for the storage of edible foodstuffs only.
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Frozen food must NOT be re-frozen once it has
thawed out.
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Switch off and unplug the appliance before carrying out any cleaning or maintenance work.
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This product should be serviced by an authorised
engineer and only genuine spare parts should be
used.
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Under no circumstances should you attempt to
repair the machine yourself. Repairs carried out
by inexperienced persons may cause injury or
serious malfunctioning. Refer to your local
Electrolux Service Force Centre and always
insist on genuine spare parts.
At the end of the
Appliance Life
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When disposing of your appliance, use an authorised disposal site.
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Remove the plug and ensure that any locks or
catches are removed, to prevent young children
being trapped inside.
fridge - freezer
INSTRUCTION BOOK
ER 7521 B
© Electrolux Household Appliances Limited 2001
2222 069-92
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