Refrigerator User's Guide GN-201 GN-171 Please read this User's Guide before operating and reference at all times. keep it carefully handy for 3828JP8014A(OM)‡»` 2003.3.27 8:2 AM ˘`2 INSTALLATION CONTENTS ................................................. FEATURE CHART OPERATIONS Before Setting Controls For Ice ............................................ ................................................... The 3 4 5 Temperature Refrigerator Making Defrosting SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE CLEANING ........................................................ GENERAL INFORMATION LAMP REPLACEMENT ............................... .................................... IMPORTANT WARNINGS ................................. BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE 2 ............ ................. 6 6 7 7 7 8 3828JP8014A(OM)‡»` 2003.3.27 8:2 AM ˘`3 THIS REFRIGERATOR IS MANUFACTURED WITH GREAT CARE, AND UTILIZES THE LATEST 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 good location. refrigerator where a Place your 2. Avoid placing the unit sunlight or moisture. NEXT it is easy to use. 1. Clean your refrigerator thoroughly and all dust accumulated during shipping. heat sources, direct near 2. Install accessories such 3. There must be proper air circulation around your refrigerator to keep it operating efficiently. clearance above the refrigerator 3. You have the must be level. appliance same 5. Prior to required, adjust the leveling screws to compensate for unevenness of the floor. The front should be slightly higher than the rear to aid in door closing. Leveling screws can be turned easily by tipping the cabinet slightly. Turn the leveling screws clockwise( ) to raise the unit, counterclockwise( ) to lower it. for 2 bar-type handle, according to instruction or outlet. storing food, leave your refrigerator 3 hours. Check the flow of cold air in the freezer compartment to ensure proper cooling. Your refrigerator is now ready for use. below 5 °C. It may the debasement of the model with 4. Connect the power supply cord (or plug) to the outlet. Don't double up with other appliances on If cause to card. (5cm) or more from the wall. refrigerator should be elevated 1 inch (2.5cm) from the floor, especially if it is carpeted. 5. Don't install this a assemble the handle and 2 inches vibrations, the unit box, etc., in places.They are packed together prevent possible damage during shipment. The 4. To avoid ice cube off their proper If your refrigerator is placed in a recessed area in the wall, allow at least 10 inches (25cm) or greater as wipe refrigerator. 3 on 3828JP8014A(OM)‡»` 2003.3.27 8:2 AM ˘`4 FEATURE CHART Freezer Room Door Rack Freezer Shelf Egg Storage Ice Bank Ice Tray Chiller Tray Lamp Rack Cover Temperature Control knob Movable Rack Defrost Button Utility Box Refrigerator Bottle Rack Shelves Vegetable Box keep fruits vegetables, etc. fresh and crisp. Used to and Leveling NOTE ? All parts shown may not be included with every model. 4 Screw 2003.3.27 8:2 AM ˘`5 3828JP8014A(OM)‡»` BEFORE SETTING THE TEMPERATURE The refrigerator The default has setting one of the temperature control knob. control for the temperature refrigerator is mid. CONTROLS FOR REFRIGERATOR TEMP. CONTROL For colder temperatures, adjust the 3, and for warmer temperatures, adjust the control knob 1 position. control knob to 2 to Semi-Auto 1 03 ICE MAKING To make ice cubes, fill the ice tray with on the freezer surface. To remove ice cubes, hold the tray water and place it at its ends and twist gently. To TIP remove before ice cubes easily, run water on the tray twisting. DEFROSTING It is necessary to regularly defrost your refrigerator in order to ensure efficient surface of evaporator should not exceed 6 mm before defrosting. Semiauto To To on the Type Remove food from the Manual The frost defrost, press the defrosting button. evaporator before you start defrosting operation. When the operation. defrosting complete, defrosting button will return to normal position automatically. chiller tray, empty water, dry and put it back to its normal position. Remove Type defrost, adjust the control knob Remove food from the When evaporator to OFF position. before you start defrosting complete, adjust the empty water, dry and put it back to its defrosting operation. control knob to normal normal position. 5 position. Remove the chiller tray, 2003.3.27 8:2 AM ˘`6 3828JP8014A(OM)‡»` SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE STORING FOOD Store fresh food in the in Do not store food which goes bad Allow hot food to cool to higher How food is frozen and thawed is refrigerator compartment. easily at low prior to storing. Placing temperatures, hot food in the such as important factor bananas, pineapples, and melons. refrigerator could other spoil food, and lead electric bills! When storing the food, cover it with vinyl wrap or store in a container evaporating, and helps food to keep its taste and nutrients. from an its freshness and flavor. maintaining Do not open the door to rise. frequently. Opening the door lets warm with air enter the a lid. This prevents refrigerator, and moisture cause temperatures FREEZER, CHILLER ROOM Do not store bottles in the freezer or chiller room Do not refreeze food that has been thawed. This - they may break when frozen. causes loss of taste and nutrition. REFRIGERATOR ROOM Always clean food food should be prior to refrigeration. Vegetables and fruits should wiped clean, to prevent adjacent food from spoiling. When storing eggs in their storage rack, position, which keeps them fresh longer. Door rack - Loading the food on that ensure the whole area they are be washed and fresh, and always of door rack would wiped, store them in problems cause no and in a packed up-right performance. CLEANING It is important that your refrigerator be kept clean to prevent undesirable odors. Spilled food should be wiped up immediately, since it may acidify and stain plastic surfaces if allowed to settle. Never use metallic abrasive cleaners INTERIOR PARTS door Wash compartment shelves, racks, storage trays and magnetic door seals etc. Use a lukewarm solution of mild soap or dish washable solution to clean the durable finish of your refrigerator. and then dry. scouring pads, brushes, coarse strong alkaline solutions on or Wipe any surface. damp - Use a or lukewarm solution of mild soap dish washable solution to clean the durable finish of your refrigerator. cloth and then dry. Wipe with a a clean, damp cloth Always remove power cord from the wall outlet prior to cleaning in the vicinity of electrical parts(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 electric shock. Cautions for cleaning: Do not use flammable or toxic cleaning liquids. Do not use : surface active agent. hands. EXTERIOR or with WARNING Before you clean, however, remember that damp objects will stick or adhere to extremely cold surfaces. Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet - clean, damp ? ? INTERIOR interior - parts Regular cleaning of the interior and is recommended. Use a car lukewarm solution of mild soap or dish washable solution to clean the durable finish of your refrigerator. Wipe with a clean, damp cloth and then dry. ? wax, anticorrosive, all washable ? 6 sorts of gasoline, acids, wax. Use usable detergent : vegetable solution, soapy When careless using, it oil, dish water. can occur a color change. 3828JP8014A(OM)‡»` 2003.3.27 8:2 AM ˘`7 GENERAL INFORMATION VACATION TIME IF YOU MOVE average length vacations, you will probably find it best to leave the refrigerator in operation. Place freezable the Remove or securely fasten down all loose items inside refrigerator. To avoid damaging the leveling screw(s), turn them all the During items in freezer for longer life. When you plan to be away period, remove all food, disconnect the power cord, clean the interior thoroughly, and leave each door OPEN to prevent odor formation. for an extended way into the base. ANTI-CONDENSATION PIPE The outside wall of the POWER FAILURE Most power failures are corrected in an hour will not affect your refrigerator temperatures. or two and block of a dry ice on Anti-Condensation Pipe installation. However, you should minimize the number of door the power is off. During power failures of place refrigerator get warm, cabinet may sometimes especially just after openings while longer duration, top of your frozen packages. Don't be alarmed. This is due to the anti-condensation pipe, which pumps hot refrigerant to prevent "sweating" on the outer cabinet wall. LAMP REPLACEMENT 1. Unplug the power cord from the outlet. refrigerator shelves. To remove the lamp cover, insert a slotted driver at the 2. Remove 3. cover left side hole of the lamp and twist it. 4. Turn the lamp 5. Assemble in counterclockwise. reverse Replacement order of disassembly. same specification bulb must be the as original. IMPORTANT WARNINGS DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD ABOUT GROUNDING If In the event of refrigerator to its own individual electrical outlet to prevent it and other appliances or household lights from causing an overload that could cause a power outage. possible, connect the (EARTHING) electric short circuit, grounding (earthing) reduces the risk of electric shock by providing an escape wire for the electric current. an In order to prevent possible electric shock, this appliance must be grounded. Improper use of the 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. ACCESSIBILITY OF SUPPLY PLUG The refrigerator-freezer should be so positioned supply plug is accessible for quick disconnection when accident happens. that the SUPPLY CORD REPLACEMENT If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by the manufacturer or its service agent or a similarly qualified person in order to avoid a hazard. This VERY DANGEROUS ATTRACTION some appliance must be grounded (earthed). DON'T WAIT! DO IT NOW! An empty refrigerator can be a dangerous attraction to children. Remove either gaskets, latches, lids or the entire door from your unused appliance, or take Do not store inflammable materials, explosives or chemicals in the refrigerator. other action to make it harmless. 7 BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE SERVICE CALLS CAN OFTEN BE AVOIDED! IF YOU FEEL YOUR REFRIGERATOR IS NOT OPERATING POSSIBLE CAUSES FIRST PROBLEM PROPERLY, CHECK THESE : POSSIBLE CAUSES REFRIGERATOR DOES Has NOT OPERATE Has the power cord a house fuse blown plug or circuit breaker been removed tripped? or loosened from the electrical wall outlet? NOT COLD ABNORMAL Temperature control not set on proper position. Appliance is placed close to wall or heat source. Warm weather-frequent door openings. Door left open for a long time. Large amount of foods are kept in the refrigerator. NOISE(S) Refrigerator is installed in a weak or uneven place, or leveling screw needs adjusting. Unnecessary objects placed 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 P/No. 3828JP8014A during periods of high humidity. ajar.