3828JP8026B REFRIGERATORFREEZER OWNER'S MANUAL : GN-S462 MODEL(s) PLEASE READ THIS OWNER'S MANUAL THOROUGHLY BEFORE OPERATING AND KEEP IT HANDY FOR REFERENCE AT ALL TIMES. P/No. 3828JP8026B 3828JP8026B 2 INSTALLATION CONTENTS ......................................... FEATURE CHART OPERATION .................................... .............................................. 3 4 5 Starting Temperature Control Ice Making Icebeam Door Chilled Cooling Compartment Defrosting Deodorizer F. I. R. (option) Lamp (option) SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE CLEANING ................................................ GENERAL INFORMATION LAMP REPLACEMENT ....................... ............................ IMPORTANT WARNINGS ......................... BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE 2 .... ......... 9 10 10 11 11 12 3 3828JP8026B 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 Place good location. your refrigerator where NEXT a 2. Avoid placing the unit sunlight or moisture. 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. more and 2 inches 3. You have 4. To avoid if it is or If the model with bar-type handle, according to instruction 4. Connect the power supply cord (or plug) to the outlet. Don't double up with other appliances on the same outlet. must be level. 5. Prior to to required, adjust leveling 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. screws appliance between 10 C and If the temperature around the appliance low or high, cooling ability may lessen. 5. Install this to card. carpeted. vibrations, the unit a assemble the handle should be elevated 1 inch from refrigerator floor, especially box, etc., in places.They are packed together prevent possible damage during shipment. from the wall. The the refrigerator ice cube off their proper If your refrigerator is placed in a recessed area in the wall, allow at least 10 inches or greater clearance above the as wipe for 2 or storing food, leave your refrigerator 3 hours. Check the flow of cold air in the freezer compartment Your 43 C. is too 3 to refrigerator ensure is now proper cooling. ready for use. on 4 3828JP8026B FEATURE CHART FREEZER COMPARTMENT Lamp Freezer Temperature Control Dial Freezer Door Rack Freezer Shelf Twisting Ice Serve(Option) or General Type Ice Egg Storage Making REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT Wine Rack (Option if steel shelf) Deodorizer You can use this as Vodka rack in the Freezer. (Option) Chilled Compartment Refrigerator Temperature Electronic Control F.I.R Bottle Guide Lamp Lamp (Option) Shelves (Plastic or Steel or Rack Refrigerator Tempered Glass) Door Rack Multi Flow Duct Distributes cold air to each part of refrigerator compartment. Leveling Screw Vegetable Drawer Used to keep fruits and vegetables, etc. fresh and crisp. NOTE λ If you find out other models. Vegetable (Option) some parts which 4 are not in your unit, the parts are applied Partitioner to 3828JD8403A(OM)³»A 02.3.14 3:53 PM ÆA5 OPERATION STARTING When your refrigerator is first installed, allow it 2-3 hours to stabilize at normal prior to filling it with fresh or frozen foods. If operation is interrupted, allow 5 minutes delay before operating temperatures restarting. TEMPERATURE CONTROL ρ REFRIGERATOR Electro λ refrigerator has two controls that let you regulate the temperature freezer and refrigerator compartments. λ The default Temp Control Your in the setting of the temperature control button for the refrigerator compartment is NORMAL. You can set the refrigerator temperature using the Electro Temp Control. Whenever pressing the button, the LED emit light. The temperature of the compartment goes down as the LED luminesce from MIN to MAX. You can select the desired set point in five (5) steps between minimum and maximum. ρ FREEZER λCOLDAIRCONTROL-1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Setting at "9", the freezer compartment becomes colder. But the refrigerator compartment becomes warmer because the refrigerator compartment. COLD AIR CONTROL 7 1 FREEZER. MIN 5 NORMAL 9 FREEZER. MAX 3 654 λ In cold weather the unit tendency to warm up. For colder freezer, turn λ less and the freezer compartment has a the COLD AIR CONTROL to "7"~"9". If you take a lot of foods in the freezer or open its door frequently, its temperature is apt to be somewhat higher. In this case, set the COLD AIR CONTROL dial between 7 and 9 to cool it. Return the COLD AIR CONTROL dial to the λ operates less cold air flows into original position In hot weather or to put to cut down the consumption much foods in the of energy. refrigerator compartment, the refrigerator compartment has tendency to warm up. For colder refrigerator, turn the COLD AIR CONTROL to "2"~"4"to direct more cold air into the refrigerator compartment, and the Electro Temp Control to MAX. Setting at "7"~"9"of the COLD AIR CONTROL, the refrigerator compartment will not be cold enough. 5 a 6 3828JP8026B OPERATION ICE MAKING Kindly, Find your General λ appliance is using General type or Twisting ice serve type. Type cubes, fill the ice tray with To make ice place it on water and the Ice cube box. Then insert the ice cube box in the freezer Ice Trays compartment. Ice Cube Box λ To remove twist Twisting λ ice cubes, hold the tray at its ends and gently. Ice Serve cubes, fill the ice tray with To make ice insert in its Type water and position. Ice λ To cubes, hold the knob of the tray and gently. Then, ice cubes drop in the ice cube remove turn ice Trays Ice Cube Box box. λ You λ You should Twisting compartment larger. can remove first then remove pull Ice the frame Ice Serve to use freezer Trays and Ice Cube out right side. Box 6 Frame 7 3828JP8026B OPERATION ICEBEAM DOOR COOLING λ There are air all over cool air vents on Cool air vent the four sides to provide cool the space. λ Refrigerator provides cool air all over the space and the cooling fan makes cooling effect better when you newly put food. As a result, the cooling time becomes short. λ If water of foreign substances enter the cool air vent while cleaning, efficiency will be lowered. In addition, gasket is damaged, efficiency may be lowered owing if to the escape of cool air. CHILLED COMPARTMENT When the door is opened, in the fresh meat. So you the can warmer keep air doesn't influence food fresher in it. DEFROSTING takes λ Defrosting λ The defrosted water flows down to the refrigerator and place automatically. is DEODORIZER By using λ Unpleasant How to λ odor of food in fresh food catalyst is located for any handling. λ Do not λ When is guaranteed. compartment is deodorized with prick the cooling in cooling air outlet for air outlet with storing food with a strong odor, passed on to other foods. a circulating sharp tip wrap it or because the store it in a remove in the the figure at right. 7 compartment, deodorizing catalyst container with deodorizer, take down while pulling it forward after inserting type driver into the inside hole as shown To harm to you and the food. air in fresh food Catalyst Catalyst λ no use As the need which is located in the lower back side of the (OPTIONAL) catalyst, deodorizing performance λ a evaporating tray evaporated automatically. a there is may be no damaged. lid because odor may be 8 3828JP8026B OPERATIONS F.I.R LAMP (OPTION) Feature λ Far Infrared emitted from Far Infrared form without original λ Rays By increasing long time. restrains the dryness of the foods and keeps its transforming. acid, Far Infrared Rays also keeps the the nucleic More effective food λ Ray Lamp aroma and the smell of the food for a storage. It is useful to store the food without seasoning such as salt or sugar, and the food needed to keep as low temperature with the raw food uncooked heating or no disinfecting. (Sliced) : Raw Fish, Meat, Poultry and so on - λ It is useful to keep the original taste of the food restraining excessive fermentation and overripe Vegetable with spices, Yogurt, and so on by F.I.R's the of the foods. - λ It is useful to store the unsuited foods in the Freezer among the cooked foods or that go bad easily. - Boiled Egg, Shoots, Vegetable for seasoning, Bamboo and so on Operating λ When the refrigerator begins to operate, F.I.R Lamp turns on. During the refrigerator's operating, the on and off of the F. I. R Lamp is automatically controlled by the refrigerator inner temperature. Therefore it is not necessary to handle F.I.R Lamp. λ F.I.R Lamp is coated with results of F.I.R λ If F.I.R Lamp materials for the vest effect decreases. Lamp's is veiled special or covered, the F.I.R Lamp's effect decreases. λ If you store the foods wrapped in the effective F.I.R results. λ If you want to check the F.I.R Lamp operation, don't touch F.I.R with the high temperature of its surface. CAUTION λ During vinyl or wrapper, not in the vessel with lid, the foods will F.I.R with the Lamp operation, don't touch high temperature of its surface. 8 F.I.R Lamp Lamp get more because you may burn your because you may burn your fingers fingers 9 3828JP8026B SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE STORING FOOD λ Store fresh food in the in maintaining refrigerator compartment. an important factor freshness and flavor. λ Do not store food which goes bad λ Allow hot food to cool to How food is frozen and defrosted is at low easily temperatures, hot food in the prior to storing. Placing such as bananas, pineapples, and melons. refrigerator could spoil other food, and lead electric bills! high storing, wrap food in vinyl, or place in a covered container. This prevents evaporating, and helps food to keep its taste and nutritional valve. λ When λ Do not block air vents with food. Smooth circulation of chilled air λ Do not open the door temperatures to rise. λ To adjust the frequently. Opening temperature control easily, the door lets warm do not store food keeps refrigerator temperatures air enter the near moisture from the even. refrigerator, causing control dial. temperature FREEZER COMPARTMENT λ Do not store bottles in the freezer λ Do not refreeze food that has been defrosted. This λ When storing frozen food like ice compartment cream for a - they may break when frozen. causes loss of taste and nutritional valve. long period, place it on the freezer shelf, not in the door rack. REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT it could freeze upon direct contact with chilled air. To avoid this it is better to store food in the covered container. λ Avoid λ Always placing moist food deep interior refrigerator shelves, clean food food should be λ on 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. λ NOTE If you ensure keep the refrigerator in a hot, vegetables in it, dew may form in it, dust cloth free from that they and humid which has care. 9 are fresh, be washed and and always wiped, and store them in a packed up-right place, frequently open its door or put a lot of no effect on its performance. Remove the dew with 10 3828JP8026B CLEANING INTERIOR PARTS It is important that you refrigerator be kept clean to prevent undesirable odors. Spilled food should be wipe up immediately, since it may acidify and stain plastic surfaces if allowed to settle. Never use door lukewarm solution of mild soap or dish washable solution to clean the durable finish of etc. Use a your refrigerator. and then dry. metallic abrasive cleaners scouring pads, brushes, coarse or strong alkaline solutions on any surface. damp or or lukewarm solution of mild soap dish washable solution to clean the durable - Use a finish of your refrigerator. cloth and then dry. INTERIOR interior - parts Wipe Regular cleaning with a shock. Do not clean, damp a a clean, damp cloth use flammable or toxic cleaning liquids. ￥ Caution for Cleaning of the interior and is recommended. Use with 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 hands. EXTERIOR Wipe WARNING Before you clean, however, remember that damp objects will stick or adhere to extremely cold surfaces. Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet Wash compartment shelves, racks, storage trays and magnetic door seals - Not in Surface active agent, Car wax, Anticorrosive, All sorts of oil, Gasoline, Acids, Wax. ￥ Usable Detergent Vegetable dish washable solution, Soapy 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. use : water ￥ When careless using, it can occur a color change. GENERAL INFORMATION VACATION TIME IF YOU MOVE average length vacations, you will probably find it best to leave the refrigerator in operation. securely fasten down all loose items inside the refrigerator. To avoid damaging the leveling screws, turn them Remove During Place freezable items in freezer for longer life. plan to be away for an extended period, food, disconnect the power cord, clean the interior thoroughly, and leave each door OPEN to prevent odor formation. When you remove all or all the way into the base. ANTI-CONDENSATION PIPE The outside wall of the POWER FAILURE refrigerator sometimes get warm, especially just after Most power failures are corrected in an hour or two and will not affect your refrigerator temperatures. installation. Don't be 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. alarmed. This is due to During a cabinet may power block of dry ice the anti-condensation pipe, which pumps hot refrigerant to prevent "sweating" on the outer cabinet wall. 10 Anti-Condensation Pipe 11 3828JP8026B LAMP REPLACEMENT FREEZER LAMP 1. Unplug the power cord from the outlet. 2. Remove the room lamp lid by taking down while pulling its back projection. 3. Remove the 4. lamp by turning it counterclockwise and replace new one. Assemble in reverse order of disassembly. Replacement bulb must be the same specification as original. REFRIGERATOR LAMP 1. Unplug the power cord from the outlet. 2. Remove 3. 4. 5. refrigerator shelves. To remove the lamp cover, insert driver at under hole of the lamp cover and pull it out forwards. Turn the lamp counterclockwise. Assemble in reverse order of disassembly. Replacement bulb must be the same specification as original. IMPORTANT WARNINGS DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD ABOUT GROUNDING If In the event of possible, connect the refrigerator to its own an electric short (EARTHING) circuit, grounding (earthing) reduces the risk of electric shock by providing an escape wire for the electric current. individual electrical outlet to prevent it and other appliances or household lights from causing an overload that could cause a power outage. In order to prevent possible electric shock, appliance must be grounded. ACCESSIBILITY OF SUPPLY PLUG this 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. Improper The refrigerator-freezer should be so positioned that the supply plug is accessible for quick disconnection when accident happens. use 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 An empty refrigerator can be a attraction to children. Remove dangerous gaskets, latches, must be grounded (earthed). DON'T WAIT! DO IT NOW! the entire door from your unused appliance,or take some other action to make it lids appliance or NEVER STORE EXPLOSIVES AND CHEMICALS harmless. 11 12 3828JP8026B 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 λ Has NOT OPERATE λ Has the power cord plug been removed from the electrical wall outlet? REFRIGERATOR OR FREEZER λ COMPARTMENT TEMPERATURE λ TOO WARM λ Temperature control not set on proper position. Appliance is placed close to wall or heat source. Warm weather-frequent door openings. Door is not closed entirely. Door left open for a long time. Large amount of foods are kept in the refrigerator. λ λ λ ABNORMAL NOISE(S) λ λ REFRIGERATOR λ HAS ODOR a house fuse blown or circuit breaker tripped? or loosened Refrigerator is installed in a weak or uneven place or leveling screw needs adjusting. Unnecessary objects placed in the back side of the refrigerator. Foods with or strong odors should be tightly covered wrapped. λ Interior needs DEW FORMS ON THE λ Not unusual CABINET SURFACE λ Door may 12 cleaning. during periods of high humidity. have been left ajar.