REFRIGERATOR OWNER'S MANUAL PLEASE READ THIS OWNER'S MANUAL THOROUGHLY BEFORE OPERATING AND KEEP IT HANDY FOR REFERENCE AT ALL TIMES. INSTALLATION ........................................................... FEATURE CHART OPERATION ...................................................... ............................................................... 2 3 4 Starting Temperature Ice Control Making Defrosting SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE CLEANING ..................... ................................................................. GENERAL INFORMATION ........................................ 5 6 6 LAMP REPLACEMENT ................................................7 IMPORTANT WARNINGS .......................................... BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE ........................... 7 8 P/No. 3828JD8498R 02.9.19 9:45 AM ˘`2 3828JD8498R(O/M)‡»` THIS REFRIGERATOR IS MANUFACTURED WITH GREAT CARE, AND UTILIZES THE LATEST IN TECHNOLOGY. WE ARE CONFIDENT THAT YOU WILL BE FULLY SATISFIED WITH IT'S PERFORMANCE AND RELIABILITY. BEFORE YOU START YOUR REFRIGERATOR, PLEASE READ THIS BOOKLET CAREFULLY. IT PROVIDES EXACT INSTRUCTIONS FOR INSTALLATION, OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE, AND ALSO SUPPLIES SOME USEFUL HINTS. INSTALLATION 1. Select a good location. refrigerator where 5. Clean your Place your 2. Avoid placing the unit sunlight or moisture. it is easy to heat sources, direct near 6. Install accessories such to 50mm(2 inches) or more from the wall. The refrigerator should be elevated 25mm(1 inch) from the floor, especially carpeted. vibrations, the unit required, adjust the tray, shelf, etc., 8. Prior to use, leave your leveling screw (or plug) to the appliances on refrigerator Check the flow of cold air if it is Your to of the floor. The front should be slightly higher than the rear closing. Leveling screw can be turned easily by tipping the cabinet slightly. Turn the leveling screw clockwise to raise the to lower it. 2 on the cooling. refrigerator is now ready ensure to aid in door unit, counterclockwise cord on for 2 or hours. must be level. unevenness supply outlet. Don't double up with other the same outlet. greater clearance above the refrigerator and If ice as places.They are packed together prevent possible damage during shipment. 7. Connect the power If your refrigerator is placed in a recessed area in the wall, allow at least a 250mm(10 inch) or compensate for off in their proper 3. There must be proper air circulation around your refrigerator to keep it operating efficiently. 4. To avoid refrigerator thoroughly and wipe during shipping. all dust accumulated use. evaporator proper for use. to 3 3828JD8498R(O/M)‡»` 02.9.19 9:45 AM ˘`3 FEATURE CHART Evaporator Thermostat Dial For controlling the temperature in the Ice Drip Tray & Shelf Catches the water that off the drips Magnetic evaporator when defrosting, and refrigerator. Tray can and have full width Door Seal Door Rack slide out. Leveling 3 Screw 02.9.19 9:45 AM ˘`4 3828JD8498R(O/M)‡»` OPERATION STARTING When your refrigerator is prior to filling it with fresh If operation is interrupted, first installed, allow it 2-3 hours to stabilize at normal operating temperature food. allow a 5 minute delay before restarting. TEMPERATURE CONTROL Your refrigerator has a control that let you the temperature in the refrigerator. Initially, 5 4 set the control at temperatures, adjust the control to a higher number, and for warmer temperatures, adjust 3 6 the control to 2 0 7 ICE MAKING To make ice it on To cubes, fill the ice tray with evaporator. the remove ice cubes, hold the tray water and place at its ends and twist gently. TIP To remove before mid-position. For colder 1 ice cubes easily, regulate run water on the tray twisting. 4 a lower number. 02.9.19 9:45 AM ˘`5 3828JD8498R(O/M)‡»` OPERATION DEFROSTING It is necessary to regularly defrost your refrigerator in order to The frost on the surface of the evaporator should not exceed efficient ensure a quarter of an operation. inch(6mm) before defrosting. To defrost, turn the control to '0'. Before you start the proper position. When defrosting is defrosting operation, completed, Turn the control dial to a CAUTION: Never remove the remove desired position. use sharp from the any or food from the evaporator and place the drip tray in its and drip tray, empty water, dry metallic instruments to put it back remove ice, frost to its normal or ice position. tray evaporator. SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE STORING FOOD Store fresh food in the refrigerator. How food is frozen and thawed is an important factor in maintaining its freshness and flavor. Do not store food which goes bad Allow hot food to cool to higher prior to easily at low storing. Placing temperatures, such hot food in the as bananas, pineapples, and melons. refrigerator could spoil other food, and lead electric bills! When storing, wrap food in vinyl, or place in a covered container. evaporating, and helps food to keep its taste and nutrients. Do not open the door to rise. frequently. Opening the door lets warm This prevents moisture from air enter the refrigerator, causing temperatures Do not store bottles on the evaporator - they may break when frozen. food should be prior to refrigeration. Vegetables and fruits should wiped clean, to prevent adjacent food from spoiling. The is not intended for Always clean food appliance Young children should be use supervised by to young children ensure that or they 5 be washed and infirm persons without do not play with the wiped, and supervision. appliance. packed 02.9.19 9:45 AM ˘`6 3828JD8498R(O/M)‡»` CLEANING It is that your refrigerator be kept clean to undesirable odors. Spilled food should be INTERIOR important prevent wiped up immediately, since it may acidify stain plastic surfaces if allowed to settle. Never use metallic abrasive cleaners or with coarse strong alkaline solutions a baking soda solution. Rinse and dry. WARNING Before you clean, however, remember that damp objects will stick or adhere to extremely cold surfaces. Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet Always remove power cord from the wall outlet prior to cleaning in the vicinity of electrical parts. Wipe up excess moisture with a sponge or cloth to prevent water or liquid from getting into any electrical part and causing a electric shock. Do not use flammable or toxic cleaning liquids. or hands. EXTERIOR of the interior and on any surface. damp Regular cleaning parts is recommended. Disconnect the power supply, and remove food and shelves, trays etc. Wash all compartment and shelves, trays etc. and scouring pads, brushes, - interior - Use a lukewarm solution of mild soap detergent to clean the durable finish of your refrigerator. Wipe with a clean, damp cloth and then dry. or GENERAL INFORMATION VACATION TIME IF YOU MOVE During average length vacations, you will probably find it best to leave the refrigerator in operation. inside the When you remove all plan the way into the base. the interior thoroughly, to be away for extended an Remove To avoid period, food, disconnect the power cord, clean and leave the door OPEN to prevent odor formation. POWER FAILURE Most power failures are corrected in an hour or two and will not affect your refrigerator temperatures. However, you should minimize the number of door while the power is off. openings failures of on top of longer duration, place your frozen packages. During a power block of dry ice 6 securely fasten down all loose items refrigerator. damaging the leveling screw, turn them or all 02.9.19 9:45 AM ˘`7 3828JD8498R(O/M)‡»` IMPORTANT WARNINGS DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD ABOUT If In the event of possible, connect the individual electrical outlet to appliances or household overload that could to its refrigerator prevent it and other lights cause a own from power causing an cord is damaged, appliance Improper it must be replaced agent or similarly by the manufacturer or its service qualified person in order to avoid a circuit, current. outage. In order to supply electric short an grounding(earthing) reduces the risk of electric shock by providing an escape wire for the electric POWER CORD REPLACEMENT If the GROUNDING(EARTHING) prevent possible electric shock, this must be use grounded. of the grounding plug can result in an a qualified electrician or the grounding instructions are not electric shock. Consult service person if hazard. completely understood, or if you have doubts appliance is properly grounded. on whether the This VERY DANGEROUS ATTRACTION An empty refrigerator can be a attraction to children. Remove latche, lid or appliance,or must be appliance dangerous either gasket, grounded(earthed). DON'T WAIT! DO IT NOW! the entire door from your unused take some other action to make it NEVER STORE EXPLOSIVES AND CHEMICALS harmless. The appliance is not intended for young children or use by infirm persons without supervision. Young ensure children should be that appliance. 7 they do not supervised play with the to BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE SERVICE CALLS CAN OFTEN BE AVOIDED! IF YOU FEEL YOUR REFRIGERATOR IS NOT OPERATING CAUSES FIRST PROPERLY, CHECK THESE POSSIBLE : PROBLEM POSSIBLE CAUSES REFRIGERATOR DOES Has NOT OPERATE Has the power cord a house fuse blown or circuit breaker been removed plug tripped? or loosened from the electrical wall outlet? TEMPERATURE Temperature TOO WARM Appliance Warm is control not set placed weather-frequent Door left open for Large ABNORMAL NOISE(S) a on proper close to wall door long amount of foods or position. heat source. openings. time. are kept in the Refrigerator is installed in a weak or or leveling screw needs adjusting. Unnecessary objects placed refrigerator. uneven place in the back side of the refrigerator. REFRIGERATOR Foods with HAS ODOR or strong odors should be tightly covered wrapped. Interior needs cleaning. DEW FORMS ON THE Not unusual CABINET SURFACE Door may have been left during periods of high humidity. ajar.