OWNER’S INSTRUCTIONS Model RA18VH/RA18FH RA20VH/RA20FH ENGLISH REFRIGERATOR Before operating the appliance, please read this manual thoroughly, and retain for future reference. Operating Instructions • Part features • Installing the appliance • Safety warning • Setting up the refrigerator • Ice making • Temperature control • Defrosting • Using the water dispenser • Food storage guide • Cleaning accessories • Trouble shooting DA68-01338A REV(0.0) PART FEATURES Model RA18FH/RA20FH 1. Freezer 2. Ice tray 3. Chilled tray 4. Shelf 5. Vegetable & Fruit Drawer 6. Leveling leg 7. Egg tray 8. Egg shelf 9. Temperature control botton 10. Utility pocket 11. Light 12. Usable Rack 13. Big bottle guard 14. Small bottle guard 15. Rubber door seals Model RA18VH/RA 20VH (Model with water dispenser) 1.Freezer 2.Ice tray 3.Chilled tray 4.Shelf 5.Vegetable & Fruit Drawer 6.Leveling leg 7.Water tank 8.Cover hose 9.Temperature control button 10.Egg tray 11.Light 12.Usable rack 13.Big bottle guard 14.Small bottle guard 15.Rubber door seals INSTALLING THE APPLIANCE Selecting the location for appliance. • Install the appliance properly on the flat and SAFETY WARNINGS Specification of electric power. • The electric power specification of the appliance is attached inside at the top of the door or outside at the back. firm surface. Install appliance in the available space. • Allow 1 foot(30cm)from the ceiling, and 2 inches( 5cm ) from the wall. Do not use any extension cords or double adaptors. • Do not plug several appliances into the same multiple power board. This could cause over heating and the risk of fire. About 30cm About 5cm About 5cm Earthing the appliance. • If the socket is the 2-legged type, the Install appliance in the appropriate location. appliance must be earthed. • Place the appliance away from sunlight or heat. • Do not connect the earthing wire to the gas pipes or telephone lines. Replacing the lamp. Install appliance in a damp place. • There is a risk of eletric shock or 1. Unplug the power cord from the socket. 2. Remove Chilled tray. 3. Unscrew by plus-type driver then take out lamp cover. (optional model only) 4. Turn the lamp counter clockwise. 5. Replace new lamp same specification as original one. malfunctions. Warning ! : Disconnect power supply before replacing the lamp. SETTING UP THE REFRIGERATOR Step 1 ICE MAKING 1) Fill the ice tray with water at about 80% of its capacity, or at its “water level” indicator. Clean up inside of the refrigerator with a clean cloth. Step 2 Insert the power plug into the socket while keep the door open for checking the interior light, Then turn the temperature control button to “MAX”. 2) Carefully place the ice tray on the freezer shelf otherwise the splashed water will be frozen and cause the ice tray is stuck hard. 3) Temp. Control For making quick ice cubes, the temperature control button must be set to “MAX” Step 3 Close the door and let the refrigerator operate for 2-3 hours. 4) The water will become the ice cubes with in 3-4 hours. Please remove the ice tray by pulling it out. Never use any kind of instrument. This may cause damage on the freezer. Step 4 Check the refrigerator temperature by touching inside the freezer. 5) Step 5 The appropriate temperature should be controlled by turing the temperature control button to “4”, or the desired temperature can be adjust. Now your refrigerator is ready to work. To take the ice cubes of the the ice cube tray, you should gently twist the ice tray (As shown), Do not bend it over. Wait 5 minutes NOTE : After unplug the appliance, wait for about 5minutes before restarting. TEMPERATURE CONTROL The temperature control is level “2” • The temperature at low level “2” is used DEFROSTING Defrosting should be often operated, as the thick frost (1/4inch) may cause low efficiency of the refrigerator. if extreme cool is no used. • It is used when there is not much food in the refrigerator. Temp. Control 1) If the thick frost is over the red level, should push the defrosting button. Check level The temperature control level “4” • The temperature at level “4” is suitable for storing food. • It is appropriate for operating the refrigerator. 2) As soon as the “Push Defrosting” is pushed, the frost is gradually defrosting. Temp. Control The temperature control level “MAX” 3) Do not use a knife or other metal instruments to remove ice/frost. It may cause damage on the freezer. • “MAX” is properly used if the power cool is in need. • It is used when there are a lot of food. Temp. Control 4) After defrosting, the button will pop up and the refrigerator working properly. NOTE : To save energy consumption, Do not set the refrigerator temperature lower than necessary USING THE WATER DISPENSER (MODEL WITH WATER DISPENSER ONLY) If dringking water is needed, push the water dispenser lever with a glass. To refill the water tank, remove the cap and fill it up with drinking water, then keep the cap into place. When you want to clean water tank, let water out of the tank. Remove ① away from ➁ then remove the water tank from the locking device by lifting it up. Remove the lid ➂ by pulling outward straightly. Wash it with detergent and warm water, then wash with clean water. After drying it with a clean cloth, place it correctly. Steps to Operate the water dispenser 1. The water tank should be cleaned up firstly before use, as the dust and bad smell can be removed. 2. The water tank should be filled up with pure drinking water. The water dispenser devices might be damaged by the syrup, soft drink, and hot water. 3. If the appliance has just been installed, please let 3 or 4 glasses of water away to remove the dust and plastic smell of the water tank. 4. To prevent soaking on the floor, you should softly push the water dispenser lever with a glass, then pull it backward slowly and wait until the last drop of water. 5.The accessories should be removed for cleaning up at least 1-2 times a month. FOOD STORAGE GUIDE Allow warm food and beverages to cool down before storing them in the appliance. Do not let the refrigerator door open for a long while. This will cause it lost the cool power. Liquid or nasty smell food should be covered or well-wrapped before it is stored. Do not spray water directly on the refrigerator. This is a risk of electronic shock or leak. Never store any bottles of beverages in the freezer. There is a risk of bottle explosion. Do not put the gas container near the appliance. As the compressor starts working, it may catch a fire on the electric circuit. Please keep the space between shelves for air circulation. Do not store volatile and inflamable substances in the refrigerator. The storage of benzene, thinner, alcohle, ether LP gas or other such substances may cause an explosion. CLEANING ACCESSORIES • Before using, the appliance should be cleaned up. • The appliance should be cleaned regularly. Cleaning the exterior Cleaning the rubber door seals Clean the exterior with a mild detergent and cloth. Dry it with a clean cloth. If the rubber door seals are dirty, the door will not does properly and the refrigerator and freezer will be unable to function efficiently. Clean the rubber door seals with a mild detergent. Then wipe again with a clean cloth. (But inside the rubber doesn’t have to be cleaned) Cleaning the interior and other accessories. After removing all the stored foods, clean the interior and other accessories with a mild detergent and damp cloth. Then wipe again with a clean cloth. Warning: • Remove the power plug before cleaning. • Do not clean the appliance with bezene, thinner, or strong detergent. This will ruin the coated materials and become rusty. TROUBLE SHOOTING If there are the following problems with your appliance, please check them by yourself before contacting the service center, If you can’t find the solution, note down the appliance model and running number, then contact the service center. The appliance is not operating at all or the temperature is too high 1. Check that the power plug is properly connected. 2. Check that the power plug fuse has not blown. 3. Is the temperature control on the front panel set to the correct temperature? 4. Is there too much stored food? Space of food out as much as possible to improve ventilation. The side of the appliance are normally warm The warm sides of the appliance is not abnormal. Because the heat exchanger pipes are installed in the front corners of the appliance to prevent condensation from defrosting. In very humid weater, condensation may form on the outer surface of the appliance when moisture in the air comes into contact with the cool surface of the appliance. Thus, do not cover the refrigerator with cloth or other materials.