Samsung | RA18FHS | Samsung RA18VHT Benutzerhandbuch

Model RA18VH/RA18FH
Before operating the appliance, please read
this manual thoroughly, and retain for future
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)
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)
2.Ice tray
3.Chilled tray
5.Vegetable & Fruit Drawer
6.Leveling leg
7.Water tank
8.Cover hose
9.Temperature control button
10.Egg tray
12.Usable rack
13.Big bottle guard
14.Small bottle guard
15.Rubber door seals
Selecting the location for appliance.
• Install the appliance properly on the flat and
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.
Warning ! : Disconnect power supply before
replacing the lamp.
Step 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.
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
Step 4
Check the refrigerator temperature by
touching inside the freezer.
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
NOTE : After unplug the appliance, wait for about 5minutes before
The temperature control is level “2”
• The temperature at low level “2” is used
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
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
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
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.
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
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
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
• 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
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.
• 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.
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
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.
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