LG | GR-G267TV | LG GR-G267TV Owner’s Manual

Table of Contents
Introduction
Entry
Important Safety Instruction
Identification of Parts
Installation
Where to Install
Door Removal
Mount the freezer and
Feed Water
refrigerator compartment doors
Pipe Installation
Height Adjustment
External
Operation
Equipment Connections
Starting
Adjusting the Temperatures and Functions
(Dispenser / Automatic ice maker)
Shelf
Can Server
adjustment
Egg Box
Humidity control
in the
vegetable compartment
Deodoriser
OptiChill Temperature Transition
Temperature Change
at
OptiChill
Suggestion
food
on
storage
Care and
maintenance
Location of Foods
Storing Foods
How to Dismantle Parts
General Information
Cleaning
Trouble
Shooting
OptiChill
Bin
Introduction
Entry
The model and serial numbers
are
found
on
compartment of this unit. These numbers
available to others. You should record
this
guide
as a
permanent
Date of Purchase
:
Dealer Purchased From
:
Dealer Address
:
Dealer Phone No.
:
Model No.
:
Serial No.
:
Important Safety
the inner
are
case
unique
of the
refrigerator
to this unit and not
requested information here and retain
purchase. Staple your receipt here.
record of your
Instruction
Before use, this refrigerator must be properly installed and located in accordance
with the installation instructions in this document.
Never unplug your refrigerator by pulling
and pull it straight out from the outlet.
When
moving
power cord
After your
on
appliance away from the wall, be careful
damage it in any way.
your
or to
refrigerator
is in
operation, do
extremely
Always grip plug firmly
not to roll over the
not touch the cold surfaces in the freezer
compartment, particularly when your hands
these
the power cord.
are
damp
or wet.
Skin could adhere to
cold surfaces.
power cord from the power outlet for cleaning or other requirements.
Never touch it with wet hands because you can get an electric shock or be hurt.
Unplug the
Never damage, process, severely bend, pull out, or twist the power cord because
damage to the power cord may cause a fire or electric shock. Should you have
doubts on whether the appliance is properly grounded, please contact an
electrician.
Never place glass products in the freezer
when their contents are frozen.
as
they
may break due to
expansion
Never put your hands within the ice storage bin of the automatic ice maker. You
could be hurt by the operation of the automatic ice maker.
Don't use an
extension cord
Never climb, sit, stand or hang on the Home Bar door. These actions may
the refrigerator and even tip it over, causing severe personal injury.
damage
If
prevent
possible,
it and other
cause a
connect the
appliances
refrigerator
or
to its own individual electrical outlet to
household
lights from causing
replacement
Do not
It will
Warning
3
overload that could
power outage.
If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by
from the manufacturer or its service agent.
Power cord
an
or extend the Power Cord
electric shock or fire.
modify
cause
length.
a
special cord
or
assembly
Introduction
Child entrapment
DANGER: Risk of child entrapment.
Before you throw away your old refrigerator or freezer:
Take off the doors but leave the shelves in place so that children may not easily climb
inside.
warning
appliance is not intended for use by young children or disadvantaged persons
supervision.
Young children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play with the appliance.
The
without
Don't store
Don't store
any other
Grounding (Earthing)
or use gasoline
appliance.
In the event of
an
or
other flammable vapor and
liquids
in the
vicinity of this
or
electric short circuit, grounding (earthing) reduces the risk of electric
an escape wire for the electric current.
shock by providing
In order to prevent
possible electric shock, this appliance must be grounded
of
the
Improper
grounding plug can result in an electric shock. Consult a qualified
electrician or service person if the grounding instructions are not completely
understood, or if you have doubts on whether the appliance is properly grounded.
use
Identification of Parts
Freezer
Compartment
Refrigerator
Compartment
Dairy Compartment
Water Filter
Lamp (Upper)
Shelf
Door Rack
Automatic
Ice Maker
Pizza
Can Server
Tray
Nano-Carbon
Lamp
Shelf
Snack Drawer
Shelf
(steel
or
glass)
Egg
Jet
Freezing
Box
Lamp (Lower)
Door Rack
Vegetable
Drawer
Drawer
Door Rack
Miracle Zone
Door Rack
Lower Cover
NOTE
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4
If you found some parts missing of different from your unit, they may be parts
used in other models. (i.c. the Optichill is not included in all models)
only
Installation
Where to lnstall
Unstable installation may cause vibration and
noise. If the floor to install the refrigerator on
Strong
and
even
floor
is not even, make the refrigerator level by
rotating the height adjusting screw. Carpet
or
floorcloth
on
which
a
refrigerator
is
installed may be discolored by heat from the
bottom of the refrigerator. So, it is necessary
to place a thick pad below the refrigerator.
Please
keep the refrigerator at a proper
things. Too small a
distance from adjacent items may result in
lowered freezing capability and increased
electricity charges consumption.
A proper
distance from
adjacent items
distance from other
Where feed
water
Select
a place where a feed water pipe can
easily connected between the automatic
ice maker and dispenser.
Installing the refrigerator in a wet or damp
pipe can
be easily
connected in
be
a
dry place
area
may
cause rust
and may be
an
electrical
hazard.
Bottom Pad
Where it is free
from heat or coal
Places where ambient temperature
are
is deteriorated and
high, freezing capability
charge is increased.
gas
electric
Coal gas and smoke may discolor the
appearance of refrigerator.
NOTE
?
Install the
Too
high
where the ambient temperature is 5˚C 43˚C.
low ambient temperature may cause functional troubles. Also, the tube
refrigerator
or
between the
5
at
dispenser
a
place
and automatic ice maker may freeze.
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Installation
Door Removal
If your
access
door is too
the
refrigerator
laterally.
narrow
for the
door and pass the
refrigerator to
refrigerator
pass the
through,
remove
Lower Cover
Remove lower
cover and
then feed water
Remove the lower cover by lifting upward, and
then pull up the feed water tube while pressing
area
shown in the figure to the right.
Feed Water Tube
pipe
NOTE
?
If
a
tube end is deformed
abraded,
or
cut the
part away.
Hinge
Remove the
freezer
earth line after removing the
loosening the screws.
compartment
hinge
Connection
wires
Cover
1) Separate all connection wires except for the
by
cover
Earth Line
Upper
Hinge
door
Upper
Hinge
Keeper
2) Remove the keeper by rotating it to counted
clockwise ( ) and then lifting the upper
up ( ).
hinge
NOTE
?
In
removing
the upper
hinge,
be careful
so
that the door does not to fall
over
frontward.
3) Remove the freezer compartment door by
lifting it upward. This time, the door should
be lifted
to be
enough for the feed
completely pulled out.
water
pipe tube
Lower
Hinge
NOTE
?
Move the
laying
Remove the
refrigerator compartment
it down but be careful not to
door
passing through the access door
damage the feed water pipe tube.
1) Loosen the hinge
cover screws and remove
Remove all connection wires, if
any, except for the earth line
the
refrigerator
door
cover.
Connection
wires
Upper Hinge
Keeper
2) Remove keeper by rotating it clockwise ( )
and then
remove
the upper
hinge by lifting
itup( ).
3) Remove the refrigerator compartment door
by lifting it
up.
Lower
6
Hinge
and
Installation
Pass the
Pass the
door
refrigerator
as
refrigerator laterally through
right figure.
the
Mount the freezer and
compartment doors
Mount them in the
door.
Feed water
Before
installation
access
shown in the
reverse
sequence of removal after
pass
through the access
water pressure of 147~834kPa
instant paper cup (180 cc) will be fully filled within
operation needs
2
(1.5~8.5kgf/cm ) (That is,
3 sec.).
an
If water pressure does not reach the
necessary to
they
Installation
pipe
Automatic ice maker
refrigerator
purchase
a
rating
147 kPa (1.5
2
kgf/cm )
or
below, it is
separate pressure pump for normal automatic icing and
cool water feed.
Keep the total length of the feed water pipe tube within 8 m and be careful for the
straightly. If the tube is 8 m or longer it may cause trouble in water
feed owing to the drain water pressure.
Install the feed water pipe tube at a place free from heat.
tube not be bent
Warning
Connect to potable water supply only.
Disposal of the
old appliance
appliance contains fluid (refrigerant, lubricant)and is made of parts and materials
are reusable and/or recyclable.
All the important materials should be sent to the collection centre of waste material
and can be reused after rework (recycling). For take back, please contact with the
This
which
local agency.
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Installation
Height Adjustment
If the freezer
Make them level by inserting flat ( type) driver into the groove of the left
and rotating it clockwise ( ).
-
compartment door
height adjusting
screw
is lower than the
refrigerator
compartment door
If the freezer
Make them level by
adjusting screw and
compartment door
is higher than the
refrigerator
compartment door
After
leveling the
height
inserting flat ( type) driver into the
rotating it clockwise ( ).
-
groove of the
right height
Refrigerator door will close smoothly by heightening the front side by adjusting the
height adjusting screw. If the door does not close well because of bad Open/Close,
performance may be affected.
door
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Installation
External
Antenna
Antenna Connection
For
or
Equipment
Connections
Cable Service without
a
optimum picture quality, adjust
Cable Box Connections
antenna direction if needed.
Power Button
Multi-family Dwellings/Apartments
(Connect
to wall antenna
Antenna Jack
*
Loose the radio antenna
to receive the radio
socket)
when
mounting
product.
wall antenna
signal
the
socket
Bronze Wire
Radio Antenna
RF coaxial wire (75 ohm)
VHF antenna
Turn clockwise to
UHF antenna
tighten.
Bronze Wire
outdoor
antenna
Be careful not to bend the bronze wire when
connecting
the antenna.
Single-family Dwellings /Houses
(Connect to wall jack for outdoor antenna)
After hooking up the connection turn the TV on
and preform a channel search. On the remote
press menu, Auto program will be highlighted,
and then press right(Volume Up)twice.
In a poor signal area to improve picture quality,
purchase and install a signal amplifier.
If the antenna is not installed
properly,
contact
your dealer for assistance.
VCR
Connection & Viewing
Setup
Setup
1.SetVCRswitchto3or4andthentuneTVtothe
same
channel number.
a video tape into the VCR and press PLAY
the VCR. (Refer to the VCR owner's manual.)
2. Insert
on
Cable TV
-
Setup
-
If your cable service does not require separate converter box
instructions for an antenna connection above.
please following the
For further cable TV information, contact
provider.
Connection & Viewing
1. Select 3
or
local cable service
Setup
4 with channel switch
2. Tune the TV channel to the
same
on
3. Select channels at the cable box
cable box.
selected output
channel of cable box.
or
with the cable box remote control.
9
a
Operation
Starting
refrigerator is first installed, allow in to stabilise at normal operating
temperatures for 2-3 hours prior to filling it with fresh or frozen foods.
When your
If
operation is interrupted, wait
5 minutes before
Adjusting the temperatures
MENU
OK
PR
VOL
ICEBEAM
COOLING
4
OFF
10
REF TEMP
5
WATER
3
2
CRUSH
1
DISPENSER
POWER
HOLD 3 SEC.
EXPRESS FRZ
EXPRESS/JET FRZ
and functions
FILTER RESET
CUBE
FRZ TEMP
JET FRZ
restarting.
FREEZER
FILTER STATUS
ROOM TEMP
6
5
4
3
2
LOCK
3 SECS UNLOCK
1
REFRIGERATOR FILTER RESET
LOCK
Operation
You
adjust temperature of and freezer room and refrigerator room.
can
How to
adjust the
temperature in
the freezer
compartment
How to
adjust the
temperature in
the refrigerator
compartment
Whenever
pressing button, setting is repeated in the order of (Middle)
(Weak)
(Middle Weak).
(Strong)
(Middle Strong)
The actual inner temperature varies depending on the food status, as the
indicated setting temperature is a target temperature, not actual temperature
within
refrigerator.
Refrigeration function is weak in the initial time. Please adjust temperature
above after using refrigerator for minimum 2~3days.
Dispenser
You
use
selection
can
select water
or
ice.
Please select water, cubed, or crushed ice
button as you desire.
pressing the
The selected
dispensing function
display.
by
will be
indicated in the LCD
Hold the cup
trigger the
to
lightly against the push button
dispensing action,
It is normal to hear a "clunk" soun 5
seconds after the ice has been dispensed.
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Reference
:
Switch
Please wait for 2-3 seconds in order to take final ice
slices
or
pressing
11
Pressing
drops
of water when
switches after
taking
taking
out cup from the
ice
water.
or
as
Operation
automatically make 8 pieces of ice cubes at anyone time,
approximately
pieces per day. However these quantities may vary according to
certain conditions. E.g. the duration and amount of times the refrigerator door is
opened.
The icemaker
Automatic ice
maker
can
80
The Ice
making
ceases
process
automatically when the ice storage bin is full.
NOTE
?
It is normal that
noise is
a
produced
when ice made is
dropped
into the ice storage
bin.
Ice is
When ice maker
does not operate
lumped together
When ice is lumped together, take the ice lumps out of the ice storage bin, break
them into small pieces, and then place them into the ice storage bin again.
smoothly
When the ice maker produces too small or lumped ice, the amount of water
supplied to the ice maker needs to be adjusted. Contact the service center.
If ice is not used
frequently,
it may
lump together.
Power failure
Ice may have dropped into the freezer compartment. Take the ice storage bin out
and discard all the ice then dry it and place it back. After the machine is powered
again, crushed ice will be automatically selected.
When the unit is
It takes
newly installed
approximately
12 installed
refrigerator to
make ice in the freezer
compartment.
Please select this function for prompt
Jet Freezer
freezer.
"OFF EXPRESS FRZ JET FRZ OFF" or
"OFF ON OFF" is repeated whenever
button.
pressing
The airflow icon will remain lit after
flickering
times when Jet Freeze
Freeze is
or
Express
4
initiated.
Jet Freeze/Express Freeze function will
determined time expires.
JET FRZ
:
Applicable
to some model
automatically terminate after a
only.
operation of different
dispenser function.
This button stops
Lock
button and
Locking
the
or
is
Release is
pressed
repeated whenever
more
than 3 seconds.
If you use the LOCK button, none of the
other buttons will work until you unlock
them.
12
pre
Operation
The Other
Functions
Ambient
Temperature Display Window.
Temperature is displayed only between -9°C~49°C.
Temperature less than -9°C is indicated with LO and
temperature
Door open
A
warning
more
than 49°C is indicated with HI.
warning
tone will sound 3 times at
door is left open for
more
than
sixty
thirty-second intervals if the refrigerator or freezer
seconds.
Please contact with the local service center if
closing the door.
warning continue
to sound even after
Diagnosis (failure detection) function
Diagnosis function automatically detects failure when failure is found
use of refrigerator.
in
product during
the
If your refrigerator fails, do not turn off the power. Instead, contact a local Authorized
service center or call our support line for assistance. Turning off the appliance will
make it more difficult for the service technician to determine the problem.
Water is cooled while stored in the water tank in freezer door, and then sent to the
How Ice/Cold
Water is Supplied
dispenser.
Ice is made in the automatic icemaker and sent to the
or
How to Use
dispenser divided into crushed
cubed ice.
Select among crushed ice, water, and cubed ice and press the push switch with
glass or other container.
Dispenser
Cubed Ice
Water
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Light the water lamp
by pressing the
selection button.
Water will be dispensed
by pressing the push
switch with a glass.
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Light the cubed ice
lamp by pressing the
selection button.
Cubed ice will be
dispensed by pressing
push switch with a
glass.
the
a
Crushed Ice
Light the crushed ice
lamp by pressing the
?
selection button.
C rushed ice will be
dispensed by pressing
push switch with a
glass.
the
Operation
As demonstrated below, it displays the months left until the filter replacement is
suggested, starting from when the refrigerator power usage is initiated.
6 Filter condition
(filter replacement
cycle) display
will appear
After 6 months, the following sentence and
of
the
LCD.
"Press
for
3
seconds
after
part
replacing filter"
function
on
the filter condition
After 6 months have passed, and if the filter has been replaced or you want to reset
the filter condition display, press the filter replacement button for more than 3
seconds and it will reset to the initial Power On state.
Cautions
Discard
ice(approximately 20 pieces) and water (approximately 7 glasses) that is
first dispensed after refrigeration installation.
The first ice and water may include particles or odor from the feed water pipe or feed
water box. This is necessary in case that the refrigerator has not been used for a long
time.
away from the
Keep children
dispenser.
Ensure that the ice passage is not
obstructed in any way.
If foods
are
placed
at the entrance of ice
passage, ice may not be dispensed. The ice
passage may also be covered with
powdered ice if crushed ice is continually
used. Should this occur, remove the ice powder accumulated.
beverage cans or other foods in ice storage bin for the
rapid cooling.
Such actions may damage the automatic ice maker.
Never store
Never
use
thin
Such glasses
or
purpose of
crystal glass or crockery to collect ice.
containers may be broken.
Put ice first into
Water may be
a glass before filling water or other beverages.
splashed if ice is added to existing liquid in a glass.
Do not touch the ice outlet with your hands nor with any tools.
cause a part breakage or hand injury.
Touch may
Never
remove
the ice maker
cover.
It may be required for the ice storage bin to be levelled for even distribution.
When the ice bin is detected as being full, the ice maker with cease operation.
Should discoloured ice be dispensed, immediately
cease use
and contact LG
the nearest authorized service centre.
Never
use
Ice may be
too narrow or
jammed
deep glass.
in ice passage and, thus, the
refrigerator
Keep the glass at a proper distance from ice outlet.
glass too close to the outlet may hinder ice from coming
A
14
may be failed.
out.
or
Operation
Shelf
Shelf
Height
Adjustment
refrigerator compartment shelf is movable
according to space requirement of foods.
The
so
that you
How to separate a shelf :
Lift the shelf in the direction of
Arrow ,then
remove
it from the rack
in the direction of Arrow
pulling it
How to install
shelf
a
by
.
:
Holding the shelf
up at the front, insert the
tab at the desired height and lower the shelf
into
place.
NOTE
?
Make
You
Slide-Under
Shelf
sure
can store
the shelf is horizontal. If not, it may
taller items such
container
gallon
simply pushing
a
or
bottles
as
by
in the front half of
the shelf underneath the back
half of the shelf
a
full shelf.
Can Server
Can Server
Cans be stored
Adjustment
the
using
their sides out of the way
It can be attached to an
can-sever.
upper shelf
15
on
adjustment
only.
drop.
can
place it
at a
height
Operation
Egg
You
Box
can move
according
the egg box to
a
place
you want and select another form of box
to the amount of eggs.
[Normal]
[For Many Eggs]
NOTE
?
Never
?
Never store the egg box in the freezer compartment
use
the egg box
as an
Humidity control
The
ice storage bin. It
in the
can
break.
or
fresh compartment.
vegetable compartment
humidity can be controlled by adjusting the humidity control switch
left/right when storing vegetabes or fruits.
High humidity
Humidity
Control
Low
High
Low
humidity
Humidity
High
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Control
Low
to the
Operation
Deodoriser
This system efficiently absorbs strong
odours by using the optical catalyst. This
system does hot have any affect on stored
food.
Nano-Carbon
Deodorisation
System (only for
model applicable
to
Pull the
use
cover
of deodorisation
1
.
How to
Nano-Carbon)
How to
right part of the
and take the whole out while
agent ahead
it
to
the
moving
right
recycle and
use
deodorisation agent
2
The deodorisation agent continues to be used
through recycle if well drying it with a hair dryer.
the
Since it is already installed onto the cool air intake duct in the
compartment, you do not need to separately install it.
deodorising
system
Please
use
closed containers to store food with pungent odours. Otherwise, this
by other food in the compartment.
odour may be absorbed
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refrigerator
Operation
OptiChill Temperature
By pressing the button,
fruits
store
vegetables,
other types of food such
be defrosted.
or
as meat to
Temperature Change
Method to Use
You
can
select
at
OptiChill
optimum
temperature range depending
types of foods stored.
-
Transition Bin
on
three steps of temperature
selection are available, including
-3°C, -1°C, 4°C.Vegetables, fruits,
cold storage items
requiring
humidity maintenance, meats, and
fish can be stored under optimal
conditions by selecting the correct
storage temperature for the foods being stored.
When
using the OptiChill
to store meats or
When using the OptiChill to store fruits
in the freezer compartments.
or
fish, fruits,
vegetables,
or
vegetables
may freeze.
meats and fish should be stored
If you open the refrigerator door, an indicator lamp shows the status of the
The indicator goes off when the door is closed.
OptiChill.
Press the left SELECT button to cycle through FRUIT VEGE(4°C) CHILLED ROOM
(-1°C) PARTIAL FREEZING(-3°C) FRUIT VEGE(4°C).
OptiChill
To
First,
remove
remove
the
vegetable bin.
After holding back and front of the
pull it outward.
To install
Fit the OptiChill
slideitin .
case on to
When forced, the
18
the
OptiChill
ledge
connecting parts
can
and
be
and
gently
damaged.
Suggestion on Food storage
Location of Foods
Automatic ice
maker
Automatically made ice is stored.
Wine rack
Store wine.
Store small foods such
Snack Drawer
Freezer
as
bread, snacks,
Store various frozen foods such
ice cream, frozen snacks, etc.
compartment
etc.
meat, fish,
as
shelf
Freezer
Store small packaged frozen food.
Temperature is likely to increase as door
compartment
door rack
opens.
So, do
ice
Freezer
not store
long-term food such
Store meat, fish, chicken, etc. after
them with aluminum.
compartment
as
cream.
wrapping
drawer
Dairy
compartment
Egg
Store dairy products such
as
butter, cheese,
etc.
box
Place this egg box in the proper location.
Refrigerator
compartment
Store side dishes or other foods at a proper
distance from each other for effective
cooling.
shelf
Refrigerator
compartment
Store small packaged food
such as milk, juice, beer, etc..
or
beverages
door rack
Vegetable
compartment
Store vegetables
Vegetable
compartment/fre
sh compartment
or
fruits.
Store vegetable, fruits, meat to thaw, fish, etc.
setting the conversion switch as necessary.
Be sure to check the conversion switch
setting before storing foods.
conversion
corner
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Suggestion
on
Food
storage
Foods
Storing
Store fresh food in the
important factor
in
refrigerator compartment. How food is frozen and thawed is
maintaining its freshness and flavor.
Do not store food which goes bad
melons.
Allow hot food to cool
other food, and lead to
When
easily at low temperatures, such
prior to storing, placing hot food
higher energy consumption.
storing the food,
cover
it with
vinyl
wrap
or store
prevents moisture from evaporating, and helps food
Please
keep
a
distance at least 15
mm
in the
to
in
a
as
an
bananas, and
refrigerator could spoil
container with
a
lid. This
keep its taste and nutrients.
from the air vents to food.
Do not open the door frequently. Opening the door lets
cause temperatures to rise.
warm
air enter the
refrigerator,
and
Never
so
keep
too much food in door rack because
that the door cannot be
they
Freezer
Do not store bottles in the freezer compartment
compartment
Do not refreeze food that has been thawed. This
storing frozen food like ice
When
shelf,
hands and
Refrigerator
compartment
or
cream
for
containers-
place glass products
That's
are
a
-
they
may break when frozen.
causes
loss of taste and nutrient.
long period, place it
on
the freezer
placing moist food
in top
especially made of metallic
-,
with wet
in the freezer compartment.
why you may have chilblains and they
frozen, causing personal injury.
Avoid
push against by inner racks
not in the door rack.
Do not touch the cold foods
-
may
closed.
fully
may be broken when their inner matters
refrigerator shelves,
it could freeze from direct
contact with chilled air.
Always clean food prior to refrigeration. Vegetables and fruits should be washed and
wiped, and packed food should be wiped, to prevent adjacent food from spoiling.
When
storing
eggs in their storage rack or box, ensure that they are fresh, and
upright position, which keeps them fresh longer.
always
store them in an
NOTE
?
If you
keep the refrigerator in a hot and humid place, and frequently open the door
vegetables in it, moisture may form in it which has no effect on its
performance. Just wipe the moisture with a cloth free.
put
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a
lot of
or
Care and Maintenance
How to Dismantle Parts
NOTE
?
Dismantling is done in the reverse sequence of assembly.
sure to unplug the power plug before dismantling and assembly.
Never apply severe force to dismantle parts. Parts may be damaged.
Be
Freezer
Separate the lamp by pulling it out ( )
slightly lifting the lamp cover ( ).
compartment
lamp
while
Turn the bulb counterclockwise. Max. 60 W
bulb for
Dispenser lamp
refrigerator is used and
purchased at a service center.
can
Remove the
a
cover
by inserting
be
flat (- type)
driver into the front groove and pulling it out,
and then remove the ramp. Max. 15 W bulb
for
refrigerator
is used and
can
be
purchased
at a service center.
Freezer
Lift the front side ( ) and pull it out ( ).
compartment
shelf
Door rack and
Lift the door rack holding both sides ( ) and
out to ( ) direction.
support
Ice
pull it
storage bin
Hold the ice storage bin as shown in the right
figure and pull it out ( ) while slightly lifting it
( ).
It is recommended not to dismantle the ice
storage bin unless it is necessary.
Be
sure to use
both hands when
the ice storage bin, not to
drop it
removing
on
the floor.
If the ice storage bin does not fit well,
rotating device.
slightly
rotate the
After
dispenser
Water collector has
is used
no
self-drainage function.
So it should be cleaned regularly.Remove the
cover by pressing the left side of water
collector
the
the
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cover
and
marked
point
right to
dry it with
as
remove
a
cloth.Press
shown in the
figure
the water collector
to
cover.
Care and Maintenance
To
Upper lamp in
refrigerator
compartment
remove
the
lamp
pull the lamp
cover,
forwards while pressing the bottom
side of the lamp cover upwards. Turn the
cover
bulb counterclockwise.
Max. 40 W bulb for
can
be
purchased
the
Separate
lamp in
refrigerator
compartment
Lower
refrigerator
is used and
at a service center.
lamp
by holding both
pulling it it forwards.
cover
lower sides of it and
Turn the bulb counterclockwise. Max.
30 W bulb for
refrigerator
be
at a service center.
purchased
is used and
can
NOTE
?
Be
sure
to
remove
parts
on
the
snack drawer and home bar
Vegetable
compartment
Pull out the
refrigerator door to
cover.
vegetable compartment cover (
with its backside lifted up ( ), and the
can be removed.
cover
To install the cover, push it
touches the back wall.
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fully
until it
)
cover
remove
the
vegetable compartment,
Care and Maintenance
General Information
During average length vacations, you will probably find it best to leave the refrigerator
in operation. Place freezable items in freezer for longer storage.
When you plan not to operate, keep it running remove all food, disconnect the power
cord, clean the interior thoroughly, and leave each door OPEN to prevent odor
Vacation time
formation.
Power failure
Most power failures
are
corrected in
hour
an
or two
will not affect your
refrigerator
temperatures.
However, you should minimize the number of door openings while the power is off.
During power failures of longer duration, place a block of dry ice on top of your frozen
packages.
If you
move
Remove
To avoid
or securely fasten down all loose items inside the refrigerator.
damaging the height adjusting screws, turn them all the way into the base.
The outside wall of the
Anti
condensation
cabinet may sometimes get warm,
refrigerator
especially just
after installation.
Don't be alarmed. This is due to the anti-condensation
pipe
refrigerator to prevent "sweating"
on
pipe, which
pumps hot air
the outer cabinet wall.
Cleaning
It is
important that your refrigerator be kept clean
to
food should be wiped up immediately, since it may
left uncleaned.
Use
Exterior
a
lukewarm solution of mild soap
refrigerator.
Wipe with a
clean
or
prevent undesirable odors. Spilled
acidify and
stain
detergent to clean the durable finish of your
damp cloth and then dry.
Regular cleaning is recommended. Wash all compartments with
or a mild detergent and warm water. Rinse and dry.
Interior
plastic surfaces if
a
baking soda
solution
After
cleaning
Please
power
Warning
verify that the power cord is
plug is inserted well into the
Always
remove
electrical parts
not
damaged,
power outlet is not overheated,
or
power outlet.
power cord from the wall outlet
prior to cleaning
in the
vicinity of
(lamps, switches, controls, etc.).
Wipe up excess moisture with a sponge or cloth to prevent water or liquid from
getting into any electrical part and causing an electric shock.
Never use metallic scouring pads, brushes, coarse abrasive cleaners, strong alkaline
solutions, flammable or toxic cleaning liquids on any surface.
Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet or damp hands, because damp object will stick
or adhere to extremely cold surfaces.
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Care and Maintenance
Trouble
Shooting
Before calling for service, review this list. It may save you both time and expense.
common occurrences that are not the result of defective
This list includes
workmanship
Occurrence
or
materials in this
appliance.
Possible Cause
Solution
Normal
Operations
Refrigerator
Refrigerator
compressor
does not run.
Refrigerator
control is off.
Set
Refrigerator
is in defrost
This is normal for
Power outage. Check house
Refrigerator
runs
Refrigerator
too much
or
too
one
long
is
lights.
larger than the previous
you owned.
Room
or
control.
a fully automatic
defrosting refrigerator. The defrost
cycle occurs periodically.
cycle.
at wall outlet is disconnected.
Plug
refrigerator
Make sure
outlet.
plug is tightly pushed into
Call local electric company.
This is normal. Larger,
units run longer.
more
efficient
It is normal for the refrigerator
longer under these conditions.
outside weather is hot.
Refrigerator has recently been
disconnected for a period of time.
It takes
a
to work
few hours for the refrigerator
to come down to room
refrigerator
temperature completely.
Automatic ice maker is
Large
amounts of warm or hot food
may have been stored
Doors
Operation of the ice maker causes
refrigerator to run slightly longer.
operating.
are
opened
too
recently.
frequently
or too
long.
Refrigerator or freezer door
slightly open.
may be
the
Warm food will cause the refrigerator
to run longer until the desired
temperature is reached.
Warm air entering the
causes it to run more.
less often.
refrigerator
Open the door
Make
sure the refrigerator is level.
Keep food and containers from
blocking the door. See problem
section. OPENING/CLOSING of Doors.
Refrigerator
control is set too cold.
Set the
refrigerator control to a
setting until the refrigerator
temperature is satisfactory.
warmer
Refrigerator
worn,
or
cracked,
freezer gasket is dirty,
or poorly fitted.
Clean or change gasket. Leaks in the
door seal will cause the refrigerator to
run longer in order to maintain desired
temperatures.
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Care and Maintenance
Occurrence
Possible Cause
Refrigerator
Thermostat is
at a constant
compressor
does not run.
Temperatures
Solution
keeping the refrigerator
temperature.
This is normal. The Refrigerator goes on
and off to keep the temperature constant.
are
too cold
Temperature in
the
freezer is too cold
but the Refrigerator
Temperature is
Set the freezer control to a warmer
setting until the freezer temperature is
Freezer control is set too cold
satisfactory.
Satisfactory.
in the
is too
cold and the freezer
Temperature
refrigerator
is
Refrigerator
control is set too cold.
Set the
warmer
refrigerator
setting
control to
a
temperature
satisfactory.
Food stored in
drawers freezes.
Refrigerator
Meat stored in
fresh meat
drawer freezes.
See above solution.
control is set too cold.
Meat should be stored at
a
temperature
just below the freezing point of water ( 32˚F,
It is normal for ice
crystals
to form due
to the moisture content of meat.
0˚C) for maximum fresh storage time.
Temperatures
are
too
warm
Temperatures in
the refrigerator
or
freezer
Freezer control is set too
Set the freezer or refrigerator control to
colder setting until the freezer or
refrigerator temperature is satisfactory.
warm.
a
are
too warm.
Refrigerator
Refrigerator
control is set too warm.
control has some effect
on
freezer temperature.
Doors
are
opened
too
frequently
or too
long.
Door is
Large
slightly
Warm air enters the refrigerator/ freezer
whenever the door is opened.
Open the door less often.
Close the door completely.
open.
amounts of warm or hot food
may have been stored
Set the freezer or refrigerator control to a
colder setting until the freezer or
refrigerator temperature is satisfactory.
recently.
Wait until the refrigerator or freezer
has had a chance to reach its selected
temperature.
Refrigerator has recently been
disconnected for a period of time.
Temperature in the
refrigerator
Refrigerator
control is set too
warm.
A
refrigerator requires
completely.
Set the
setting.
is too warm but
the freezer
temperature is
satisfactory.
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some
hours to
cool down
refrigerator
control to
a
colder
Care and Maintenance
Possible Cause
Solution
Louder sound
levels when
Refrigerator is on.
Today's refrigerators have increased
storage capacity and maintain more
It is normal for sound levels to be
Louder sound
levels when
Refrigerator operates at higher pressures
during the start of the ON cycle.
Occurrence
Sound and Noise
even
higher.
temperatures.
This is normal. The sound will level off
the refrigerator continues to run.
as
compressor
comes on.
Vibrating or
rattling noise.
Floor is
uneven or
Refrigerator rocks
moved slightly.
weak.
on the floor when it is
placed on the top of the refrigerator
vibrating.
Items
are
Dishes are vibrating
the refrigerator.
Refrigerator
is
on
the shelves in
touching wall
or
cabinets.
Be
sure
floor is level and solid and
can
adequately support refrigerator.
Remove items.
It is normal for dishes to vibrate slightly.
Move dishes slightly.
Make sure refrigerator is level and firmly
set on floor.
Move refrigerator so that it does not
touch the wall or refrigerator.
Water/Moisture
/Ice Inside
Refrigerator
Moisture collects
the inside walls
of the refrigerator.
on
The weather is hot and humid which
increases the rate of frost buildup
and internal sweating.
This is normal.
Door is
slightly
open.
See problem section
doors.
Door is
opened
too often or too
long.
Open
Opening/Closing of
the door less often.
Water/Moisture/Ice
Outside
Refrigerator
Moisture forms
the outside of
the refrigerator
between doors.
Weather is humid.
This is normal in humid weather.
When humidity is lower, the moisture
should disappear.
Door is slightly open,causing cold air
from the inside the refrigerator to meet
warm air from the outside.
This time, close the door
Moisture may be formed in
It will go better to wipe moisture and
then opening doors once again.
on
or
Moisture forms
the dispenser
or refreshment
high
temperature and high humidity since
on
heater turns off if not
doors for a long time.
center
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opening the
completely.
Care and Maintenance
Occurrence
Odors in
Possible Cause
Solution
Refrigerator
Clean interior with sponge,warm water
and baking soda.
Interior needs to be cleaned.
Food with strong odor is in the
refrigerator.
Some containers and wrapping materials
produce odors.
Cover food completely.
Use
a
different container
or
brand of
wrapping materials.
Opening/Closing of
Doors/Drawers
Door(s)
will not
close.
Food
Door(s)
will not
close.
Door was closed too hard,
door to open slightly.
package is keeping door
causing other
Refrigerator is not level. It rocks
floor when it is moved slightly.
Floor is
uneven or
rocks
Refrigerator
is moved slightly.
Move packages that keep door from
closing.
open.
on
the
weak.
on the floor when it
Close both doors gently.
Adjust the height adjusting
Be
sure
floor is level and
support refrigerator.
Contact carpenter to
screw.
can
adequately
correct
sagging
or
sloping floor.
Refrigerator
Drawers are
difficult to move.
Food is
drawer
is
touching wall
touching shelf
Track that drawer slides
or
on
on
is
cabinets.
Move
refrigerator..
top of the
Keep less food
dirty.
Clean drawer and track.
in drawer.
Dispenser
Dispenser will not
dispense ice
When the first
into the bin, the
Ice storage bin is empty.
Freezer temperature is set too
warm.
Household water line valve is not open.
supply of ice is dropped
dispenser should operate.
Turn the freezer control to a higher
setting so that ice cubes will be made.
When the first supply of ice is made,
the dispenser should operate.
Open household water line valve and
allow sufficient time for ice to be made.
When ice is made, dispenser should
operate.
Refrigerator
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or
freezer door is not closed.
Be
sure
both doors
are
closed.
Care and Maintenance
Occurrence
Possible Cause
Dispenser will
not dispense
ice.
Solution
Ice has melted and frozen around auger
due to infrequent use,
temperature fluctuations and/or power
Remove ice storage bin, and thaw and
the contents. Clean bin, wipe dry and
replace in proper position.
outrages.
When
new
ice is made,
dispenser should
operate.
Ice cubes are jammed between the ice
maker arm and back of the bin.
Ice dispenser
is jammed.
Ice cubes
are
frozen together.
Remove the ice cubes that
the dispenser.
Use the
dispenser often
together.
so
are
jamming
that cubes do
not freeze
Ice cubes that have been purchased or
made in some other way have been
used in the dispenser.
Household water line valve is not open.
See problem "Ice maker is not making
any ice."
Dispenser will
not dispense
water.
Refrigerator
or
freezer door is not closed.
Water has been in the tank for too
Water has an
odd taste
and/or odor.
long.
Only the
ice cubes made by the ice
maker should be used with the
dispenser.
Open
Be
household water line valve.
sure
both doors
are
closed.
glasses of water
supply. Draw and discard
an additional 7 glasses to
completely rinse out tank.
Draw and discard 7
to freshen the
Unit not
properly connected
water line.
Sound of ice
to cold
Connect unit to cold water line which
supplies water to kitchen faucet.
This sound is normally made when automatically made ice is dropped into
ice storage bin. Volume may vary according to refrigerator's location.
dropping
Sound of water
This sound is normally made when ice maker is
dropping the automatically made ice.
supply
Other
Please
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supplied with
thoroughly read 'Automatic ice maker and Dispenser'
water after
in this manual.
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