Gebruik‐ saanwijzing User Manual Notice d'utili‐ sation Benutzerin‐ formation Koelkast Refrigerator Réfrigérateur Kühlschrank S7323LFEP 18 CONTENTS Safety information Safety instructions Operation Daily use Hints and tips 18 19 21 22 23 Care and cleaning Troubleshooting Installation Noises Technical information 23 24 27 31 32 Subject to change without notice. SAFETY INFORMATION Before the installation and use of the appliance, carefully read the supplied instructions. The manufacturer is not responsible if an incorrect installation and use causes injuries and damages. Always keep the instructions with the appliance for future reference. Children and vulnerable people safety • • • • This appliance can be used by children aged from 8 years and above and persons with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities or lack of experience and knowledge if they have been given supervision or instruction concerning use of the appliance in a safe way and understand the hazards involved. Do not let children play with the appliance. Cleaning and user maintenance shall not be made by children without supervision. Keep all packaging away from children. General Safety • • This appliance is intended to be used in household and similar applications such as: – Farm houses; staff kitchen areas in shops, offices and other working environments – By clients in hotels, motels, bed and breakfast and other residential type environments Keep ventilation openings, in the appliance enclosure or in the built-in structure, clear of obstruction. 19 • • • • • • • Do not use mechanical devices or other means to accelerate the defrosting process, other than those recommended by the manufacturer. Do not damage the refrigerant circuit. Do not use electrical appliances inside the food storage compartments of the appliance, unless they are of the type recommended by the manufacturer. Do not use water spray and steam to clean the appliance. Clean the appliance with a moist soft cloth. Only use neutral detergents. Do not use abrasive products, abrasive cleaning pads, solvents or metal objects. Do not store explosive substances such as aerosol cans with a flammable propellant in this appliance. If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by the manufacturer, its Authorised Service Centre or similarly qualified persons in order to avoid a hazard. SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Installation WARNING! Only a qualified person must install this appliance. • Remove all the packaging. • Do not install or use a damaged appliance. • Obey the installation instruction supplied with the appliance. • Always be careful when you move the appliance because it is heavy. Always wear safety gloves. • Make sure the air can circulate around the appliance. • Wait at least 4 hours before connecting the appliance to the power supply. This is to allow the oil to flow back in the compressor. • Do not install the appliance close to radiators or cookers, oven or hobs. • The rear of the appliance must stand against the wall. • Do not install the appliance where there is direct sunlight. • Do not install this appliance in areas that are too humid or too colds, such as the construction appendices, garages or wine cellars. • When you move the appliance, lift it by the front edge to avoid scratching the floor. Electrical connection WARNING! Risk of fire and electrical shock. • The appliance must be earthed. • Make sure that the electrical information on the rating plate agrees with the power supply. If not, contact an electrician. • Always use a correctly installed shockproof socket. • Do not use multi-plug adapters and extension cables. • Make sure not to cause damage to the electrical components (e.g. mains plug, mains cable, compressor). Contact the Authorised Service Centre or an 20 electrician to change the electrical components. • The mains cable must stay below the level of the mains plug. • Connect the mains plug to the mains socket only at the end of the installation. Make sure that there is access to the mains plug after the installation. • Do not pull the mains cable to disconnect the appliance. Always pull the mains plug. Use WARNING! Risk of injury, burns, electrical shock or fire. • Do not change the specification of this appliance. • Do not put electrical appliances (e.g. ice cream makers) in the appliance unless they are stated applicable by the manufacturer. • Be careful not to cause damage to the refrigerant circuit. It contains isobutane (R600a), a natural gas with a high level of environmental compatibility. This gas is flammable. • If damage occurs to the refrigerant circuit, make sure that there are no flames and sources of ignition in the room. Ventilate the room. • Do not let hot items to touch the plastic parts of the appliance. • Do not store flammable gas and liquid in the appliance. • Do not put flammable products or items that are wet with flammable products in, near or on the appliance. • Do not touch the compressor or the condenser. They are hot. Care and cleaning WARNING! Risk of injury or damage to the appliance. • Before maintenance, deactivate the appliance and disconnect the mains plug from the mains socket. • This appliance contains hydrocarbons in the cooling unit. Only a qualified person must do the maintenance and the recharging of the unit. • Regularly examine the drain of the appliance and if necessary, clean it. If the drain is blocked, defrosted water collects in the bottom of the appliance. Disposal WARNING! Risk of injury or suffocation. • Disconnect the appliance from the mains supply. • Cut off the mains cable and discard it. • Remove the door to prevent children and pets to be closed inside of the appliance. • The refrigerant circuit and the insulation materials of this appliance are ozonefriendly. • The insulation foam contains flammable gas. Contact your municipal authority for information on how to discard the appliance correctly. • Do not cause damage to the part of the cooling unit that is near the heat exchanger. 21 OPERATION Control panel 1 2 4 1 2 3 4 Temperature indicator LED IntensiveCooling indicator IntensiveCooling button Temperature regulator ON/OFF button 3 Switching on 1. Insert the plug into the wall socket. 2. Touch the temperature regulator button if all LED are off. Switching off Keep touching the temperature regulator button for 3 seconds. All indicators light off. Temperature regulation To operate the appliance, touch the temperature regulator button until the LED corresponding to the required temperature lights up. Selection is progressive, varying from 2 to 8°C. At first button touch actual setting LED keeps blinking. Any time the button is touch the set temperature is moved to 1 position . Corresponding LED will blink for a while. Touch the setting button until the required temperature is selected. The set will be fixed Coldest setting: +2°C. Warmest setting: +8°C. A medium setting is generally the most suitable. However, the exact setting should be chosen keeping in mind that the temperature inside the appliance depends on: • room temperature • how often the door is opened • quantity of food stored • appliance location. IntensiveCooling function You can activate IntensiveCooling function by pressing the IntensiveCooling. The LED corresponding to the symbol IntensiveCooling indicator lights up. You can deactivate IntensiveCooling function by pressing the IntensiveCooling again. The IntensiveCooling indicator will light off. This function stops automatically after 52 hours. 22 DAILY USE WARNING! Refer to Safety chapters. Movable shelves The walls of the refrigerator are equipped with a series of supports so that the shelves can be positioned as desired. Positioning the door shelves To permit storage of food packages of various sizes, the door shelves can be placed at different heights. To make these adjustments proceed as follows: 1. Gradually pull the shelf in the direction of the arrows until it comes free. If “OK” is displayed (A), put fresh food into area indicated by symbol, if not (B), adjust the temperature controller to a colder setting and wait 12 hours before checking the temperature indicator again. A OK B OK After putting fresh food into the appliance or after opening the door repeatedly or for a long period, it is normal for the indicator not to show "OK"; wait at least 12 hours before readjusting the temperature controller. Fan function The fan function let food cool quickly and a more uniform temperature in the compartment. Switch on the fan when the ambient temperature exceeds 25°C. Press the switch (A) to switch on the fan. The green light (B) comes on. A 2. Reposition the shelf as required. Temperature indicator For proper storage of food the refrigerator is equipped with the temperature indicator. The symbol on the side wall of the appliance indicates the coldest area in the refrigerator. B 23 When you switch off the appliance remember to turn off the fan by pressing (A). The green light (B) comes off. HINTS AND TIPS Normal operating sounds The following sounds are normal during operation: • A faint gurgling and bubbling sound from coils sound when refrigerant is pumped. • A whirring and pulsating sound from the compressor when refrigerant is pumped. • A sudden cracking noise from inside appliance caused by thermic dilatation (a natural and not dangerous physical phenomenon). • A faint click noise from the temperature regulator when the compressor switches on or off. Hints for energy saving • Do not open the door frequently or leave it open longer than absolutely necessary. • If the ambient temperature is high and the Temperature Regulator is set to low temperature and the appliance is fully loaded, the compressor may run continuously, causing frost or ice on the evaporator. If this happens, set the Temperature Regulator toward warmer settings to allow automatic defrosting and so a saving in electricity consumption. Hints for fresh food refrigeration • do not store warm food or evaporating liquids in the refrigerator • do cover or wrap the food, particularly if it has a strong flavour • position food so that air can circulate freely around it Hints for refrigeration Useful hints: • Meat (all types) : wrap in polythene bags and place on the glass shelf above the vegetable drawer. • For safety, store in this way only one or two days at the most. • Cooked foods, cold dishes, etc..: these should be covered and may be placed on any shelf. • Fruit and vegetables: these should be thoroughly cleaned and placed in the special drawer(s) provided. • Butter and cheese: these should be placed in special airtight containers or wrapped in aluminium foil or polythene bags to exclude as much air as possible. • Bottles: these need a cap and should be stored on the door bottle shelf, or (if equipped) on the bottle rack. • Bananas, potatoes, onions and garlic, if not packed, must not be kept in the refrigerator. To obtain the best performance: CARE AND CLEANING WARNING! Refer to Safety chapters. General warnings CAUTION! Unplug the appliance before carrying out any maintenance operation. 24 This appliance contains hydrocarbons in its cooling unit; maintenance and recharging must therefore only be carried out by authorized technicians. The accessories and parts of the appliance are not suitable for washing in a dishwasher. Periodic cleaning every time the motor compressor stops, during normal use. The defrost water drains out through a trough into a special container at the back of the appliance, over the motor compressor, where it evaporates. It is important to periodically clean the defrost water drain hole in the middle of the refrigerator compartment channel to prevent the water overflowing and dripping onto the food inside. CAUTION! Do not pull, move or damage any pipes and/or cables inside the cabinet. CAUTION! Take care of not to damage the cooling system. CAUTION! When moving the cabinet, lift it by the front edge to avoid scratching the floor. The equipment has to be cleaned regularly: 1. Clean the inside and accessories with lukewarm water and some neutral soap. 2. Regularly check the door seals and wipe clean to ensure they are clean and free from debris. 3. Rinse and dry thoroughly. 4. If accessible, clean the condenser and the compressor at the back of the appliance with a brush. This operation will improve the performance of the appliance and save electricity consumption. Defrosting of the refrigerator Frost is automatically eliminated from the evaporator of the refrigerator compartment TROUBLESHOOTING WARNING! Refer to Safety chapters. Periods of non-operation When the appliance is not in use for long periods, take the following precautions: 1. Disconnect the appliance from electricity supply. 2. Remove all food. 3. Clean the appliance and all accessories. 4. Leave the door/doors open to prevent unpleasant smells. WARNING! 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. 25 What to do if... Problem Possible cause Solution The appliance does not operate. 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. There is no voltage in the mains socket. Connect a different electrical appliance to the mains socket. Contact a qualified electrician. The appliance is noisy. The appliance is not supported properly. Check if the appliance stands stable. The lamp does not work. The lamp is in stand-by. Close and open the door. The lamp does not work. The lamp is defective. Contact the nearest Authorised Service Centre. The compressor operates continually. Temperature is set incorrectly. Refer to "Operation" chapter. Many food products were put in at the same time. Wait some hours and then check the temperature again. The room temperature is too high. Refer to climate class chart on the rating plate. Food products placed in the appliance were too warm. Allow food products to cool to room temperature before storing. The door is not closed correctly. Refer to "Closing the door". The IntensiveCooling function is switched on. Refer to "IntensiveCooling function". The door is not closed correctly or the gasket is deformed/dirty. Refer to "Closing the door". The water drainage plug is not correctly positioned. Position the water drainage plug in the correct way. Food products are not wrapped properly. Wrap the food products better. Temperature is set incorrectly. Refer to "Operation" chapter. There is too much frost and ice. 26 Problem Possible cause Solution The compressor does not start immediately after pressing the IntensiveCooling, or after changing the temperature. This is normal, no error has occurred. The compressor starts after a period of time. Water flows on the rear plate of the refrigerator. During the automatic defrosting process, frost melts on the rear plate. This is correct. Water flows inside the refrigerator. The water outlet is clogged. Clean the water outlet. Food products prevent that water flows into the water collector. Make sure that food products do not touch the rear plate. Water flows on the floor. The melting water outlet is not connected to the evaporative tray above the compressor. Attach the melting water outlet to the evaporative tray. Temperature cannot be set. The NO REFERENCE TO FREEZING FUNCTION or IntensiveCooling function is switched on. Switch off NO REFERENCE TO FREEZING FUNCTION or IntensiveCooling manually, or wait until the function resets automatically to set the temperature. Refer to "NO REFERENCE TO FREEZING FUNCTION or IntensiveCooling function". The temperature in the appliance is too low/too high. The temperature regulator is not set correctly. Set a higher/lower temperature. The door is not closed correctly. Refer to "Closing the door". The food products' temperature is too high. Let the food products temperature decrease to room temperature before storage. Many food products are stored at the same time. Store less food products at the same time. The door has been opened often. Open the door only if necessary. The IntensiveCooling function is switched on. Refer to "IntensiveCooling function". There is no cold air circulation in the appliance. Make sure that there is cold air circulation in the appliance. 27 If the advice does not lead to the desired result, contact the nearest Authorised Service Centre. Replacing the lamp The appliance is equipped with a longlife LED interior light. Closing the door 1. Clean the door gaskets. 2. If necessary, adjust the door. Refer to "Installation". 3. If necessary, replace the defective door gaskets. Contact the Authorised Service Centre. Only service is allowed to replace the lighting device. Contact your Authorised Service Centre. INSTALLATION Positioning This appliance can be installed in a dry, well ventilated indoor 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 Some functional problems might occur for some types of models when operating outside of that range. The correct operation can only be guaranteed within the specified temperature range. If you have any doubts regarding where to install the appliance, please turn to the vendor, to our customer service or to the nearest Authorised Service Centre. Electrical connection • Before plugging in, ensure that the voltage and frequency shown on the rating plate correspond to your domestic power supply. • The appliance must be earthed. The power supply cable plug is provided with a contact for this purpose. If the domestic power supply socket is not earthed, connect the appliance to a separate earth in compliance with current regulations, consulting a qualified electrician. • The manufacturer declines all responsibility if the above safety precautions are not observed. • This appliance complies with the E.E.C. Directives. Ventilation requirements The airflow behind the appliance must be sufficient. 5 cm min. 200 cm2 min. 200 cm2 28 CAUTION! Refer to the assembly instructions for the installation. x Door reversibility The door of the appliance opens to the right. If you want to open the door to the left, follow these steps before you install the appliance: x 1. Loosen and remove the upper pin. 2. Install the appliance in the niche. 3. Push the appliance in the direction of the arrows (1) until the upper gap cover stops against the kitchen furniture. 2. 3. 4. 5. Remove the door. Remove the spacer. With a key, loosen the lower pin. Tighten the lower pin on the opposite side. 2 1 6. Install the spacer. 7. Install the door. 8. Tighten the upper pin. Installing the appliance CAUTION! Make sure that the mains cable can move freely. 1. If necessary cut the adhesive sealing strip and then apply it to the appliance as shown in figure. 4. Push the appliance in the direction of the arrows (2) against the cupboard on the opposite side of the hinge. 5. Adjust the appliance in the niche. Make sure that the distance between the appliance and the cupboard frontedge is 44 mm. The lower hinge cover (in the accessories bag) makes sure that the distance between the appliance and the kitchen furniture is correct. Make sure that the clearance between the appliance and the cupboard is 4 mm. 6. Open the door. Put the lower hinge cover in position. 29 C D E 4mm E 44mm B 7. Attach the appliance to the niche with 4 screws. I 10. Install the vent grille (B). 11. Attach the hinge covers (E) to the hinge. 12. Disconnect the parts (Ha), (Hb), (Hc) and (Hd). Hb Ha I Hc Hd 8. Remove the correct part from the hinge cover (E). Make sure to remove the part DX, in the case of right hinge, SX in opposite case. 13. Install the part (Ha) on the inner side of the kitchen furniture. ca. 50 mm 90° 21 mm 90° ca. 50 mm 21 mm 14. Push the part (Hc) on the part (Ha). 9. Attach the covers (C, D) to the lugs and the hinge holes. 30 19. Place the small square on the guide again and fix it with the screws supplied. 20. Align the kitchen furniture door and the appliance door by adjusting the part (Hb). Ha Hc 15. Open the appliance door and the kitchen furniture door at an angle of 90°. 16. Insert the small square (Hb) into guide (Ha). 17. Put together the appliance door and the furniture door and mark the holes. Hb 21. Press the part (Hd) on the part (Hb). 8 mm Hb Ha Hd Hb 18. Remove the brackets and mark a distance of 8 mm from the outer edge of the door where the nail must be fitted (K). 8 mm K Ha Do a final check to make sure that: • All screws are tightened. • The sealing strip is attached tightly to the cabinet. • The door opens and closes correctly. 31 NOISES There are some sounds during normal running (compressor, refrigerant circulation). SSS RRR ! HISSS! OK UB BL SSSRRR! HISSS! SSSRRR! HISSS! B! CLICK! BRRR! ICK CL ! BRRR! CR AC CLICK! BRRR! K! 32 BLUBB! CRACK! BLUBB! CRACK! TECHNICAL INFORMATION Technical data Dimensions of the recess Height mm 1780 Width mm 560 Depth mm 550 Voltage Volts 230 - 240 Frequency Hz 50 The technical information are situated in the rating plate, on the external or internal side of the appliance and in the energy label. ENVIRONMENT CONCERNS Recycle the materials with the symbol . Put the packaging in applicable containers to recycle it. Help protect the environment and human health and to recycle waste of electrical and electronic appliances. Do not dispose appliances marked with the symbol with the household waste. Return the product to your local recycling facility or contact your municipal office.