INSTALLATION CONTENTS ........................................... FEATURE CHART OPERATION ....................................... ................................................ 3 4 5 Starting Temperature Ice Control Making Defrosting SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE CLEANING .................................................. GENERAL INFORMATION LAMP REPLACEMENT ......................... ............................... IMPORTANT WARNINGS ........................... BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE 2 ...... ............ 6 7 7 8 8 9 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 USING YOUR REFRIGERATOR, PLEASE READ THIS BOOKLET CAREFULLY. IT PROVIDES EXACT INSTRUCTIONS FOR MAINTENANCE, INSTALLATION, OPERATION AND AND ALSO SUPPLIES SOME USEFUL HINTS. INSTALLATION SELECT A GOOD LOCATION 1. Place your 2. Avoid direct refrigerator where placing the refrigerator sunlight or moisture. it is easy to near NEXT 1. use. heat sources, refrigerator 3. Connect the power If necessary, adjust the 4. Prior to use, let the supply cord (or plug) to the appliances refrigerator run for 2-3 Check the flow of cold air in the freezer partment to ensure proper place. Your refrigerator to of the floor. closing the doors easily, the front slightly higher than the rear. Leveling screw(s) can be turned easily by tipping the cabinet slightly. Turn the leveling screw(s) clockwise to raise refrigerator, counterclockwise to lower it. box, hours. must be leveling screw(s) unevenness the ice cube outlet. Don't double up with other on the same outlet. level. compensate for as evaporating tray, etc., in their proper places. They are packed together to prevent possible damage during shipping. cover properly around your refrigeroperation. If your refrigerator is placed in a recessed area in the wall, allow at least a 10 inch (25 cm) or greater clearance above the refrigerator and 2 inches (5 cm) or more from the wall. The refrigerator should be elevated 1 inch (2.5 cm) from the floor, especially if it is carpeted. vibrations, during shipping refrigerator thoroughly. 2. Install accessories such ator to ensure efficient the off all dust accumulated and clean your 3. Air must circulate 4. To avoid Wipe To make should be the 3 is now cooling ready for com- has taken use. FEATURES CHART FREEZER COMPARTMENT Quick-Freezing Freezer Room Temperature Control Dial Ice Trays Freezer Door Rack Ice Cube Box CHILLED COMPARTMENT Chilled Compartment Temperature Control Dial Meat Tray Egg Storage Rack Refrigerator Door REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT Temperature Control Dial Lamp Multi Flow Duct Rack (Optional) Distributes cold air to each part of refrigerator compartment. Leveling Shelves Screw Cover Evaporating Tray (Evaporating Tray; Vegetable Drawer Used to keep fruits and vegetables, etc. fresh and crisp. Collects water during defrosting and evaporates the defrosting water.) 4 OPERATIONS STARTING When your first prior or If refrigerator is filling it with fresh to is operation interrupted, installed, allow it 2-3 hours to stabilize at normal operating temperatures frozen foods. wait 5 minutes before restarting. TEMPERATURE CONTROL CHILLED FREEZER REFRIGERATOR CHILLED COLD MID COLD 4 5 FREEZING 3 WARM MID MID 2 1 CLOSED Your refrigerator has three controls that let you regulate the temperature in the freezer, chilled and refrigerator compartments. Initially, ment ment Particularly, you can use or refrigerator. adjust For colder temperatures, adjust the compartment control to a higher number or 'COLD', and for temperatures, adjust the compartment a lower number or compartment for For freezer, adjust the chilled compartment temperature control to '5' (FREEZING), for refrigerator, set the freezer and control to chilled freezer refrigerator compartcontrols at 'MID' position and chilled compartcontrol at 'CHILLED' position. warmer WARM the control to '1' Except when control more - '3'. starting, than one do not 'WARM'. ICE MAKING To make ice place To TIP water and it in the freezer. ice remove twist cubes, fill the ice tray with cubes, hold the tray at its ends and gently. To remove tray before ice cubes easily, run water on the twisting. DEFROSTING Defrosting The takes defrosting place automatically. water flows down to the Evaporating tray should be cleaned evaporating tray regularly. 5 and is change number at evaporated automatically. a either time. 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. an important factor its freshness and flavor. maintaining 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, cover food with vinyl wrap or store evaporating, and helps food to keep its taste and in a container wiith Do not block air vents with food. Smooth circulation of chilled air Do not open the door frequently. Opening a lid. This prevents moisture from nutrients. the door lets warm keeps refrigerator temperatures air enter the even. refrigerator, causing tempera- tures to rise. FREEZER COMPARTMENT Do not store bottles in the freezer compartment - Do not refreeze food that has been thawed. This When storing frozen food like ice cream for a they may break when frozen. causes loss of taste and nutrition. long period, place it on the freezer shelf, not in the door rack. REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT Avoid placing moist food deep inside refrigerator shelves, it could freeze upon direct contact with chilled air. Always clean food food should be When prior to refrigeration. Vegetables and fruits should wiped clean, to prevent adjacent food from spoiling. storing eggs in their storage rack, position, which keeps them fresh longer. ensure that 6 they are be washed and fresh, and always wiped, and store them in a packed up-right CLEANING It is that your refrigerator be kept clean to undesirable odors. Spilled food should be INTERIOR PARTS important prevent wiped up immediately, since it may acidify stain plastic surfaces if allowed to settle. Never use metallic abrasive cleaners and strong etc. with the faces. Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet Use a or lukewarm solution of mild soap shock. Do not detergent to clean the durable finish of your refrigerator. Wipe with a clean, damp cloth and then dry. interior - Regular cleaning flammable or toxic clean- EVAPORATING TRAY should be cleaned of the interior and Any parts is recommended. If you have the No dust accumulated in the proper automatically, leave both doors open during the entire cleaning process. Disconnect the power supply, and remove food and refrigerator 1. Remove the regularly. tray may interfere with function. by pulling it toward you. evaporating tray and clean it with a soft cloth and mild detergent. Replace after drying. If the tray is not properly secured, defrost water may spill or the evaporation process may be cover 2. Draw out the compartment shelves, storage trays etc. compartments with a baking soda solution. Wash all Rinse and use ing liquids. Frost model which defrosts all mild deter- WARNING or INTERIOR or a dry. 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 a electric hands. - soda solution water. Rinse and on Before you clean, however, remember that damp objects will stick or adhere to extremely cold sur- EXTERIOR baking warm coarse alkaline solutions any surface. damp Wash compartment shelves, racks, storage trays and magnetic door seals gent and scouring pads, brushes, or door - 3. dry. affected. 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 Place freezable items in freezer for To avoid When you remove all the interior to prevent plan longer Remove life. to be away for an extended securely fasten down all loose items refrigerator. damaging the leveling screw(s), turn them or all the way into the base. period, food, disconnect the power cord, clean thoroughly, and leave each door OPEN ANTI-CONDENSATION PIPE odor formation. The outside wall of the POWER FAILURE sometimes get warm, refrigerator cabinet especially just after may installation. Most power failures are corrected in an hour or two and will not affect your refrigerator temperatures. Don't be alarmed. This is due to the anti-condensation However, you should minimize the number of door pumps hot refrigerant to prevent outer cabinet wall. openings while the power is off. During power failures of longer duration, place a block of dry ice on top of your frozen packages. 7 pipe, which "sweating" on the LAMP REPLACEMENT 1. the power cord from the outlet. Unplug 2. Remove refrigerator shelves. lamp by turning it counterclockwise as shown in the at figure right. Assemble in reverse order of disassembly. Replacement bulb must be the same specification as original. 3. Remove the 4. LAMP REPLACEMENT DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD If possible, connect the household or lights refrigerator to its own causing an overload from individual electrical outlet to that could cause a prevent it and other appliances power outage. POWER CORD REPLACEMENT If the supply service cord is damaged, ABOUT GROUNDING In the event of an it must be replaced by a special cord available from the manufacturer or its agent. an electric short (EARTHING) circuit, grounding (earthing) reduces the risk of electric shock by providing escape wire for the electric current. In order to Improper prevent possible electric shock, this appliance of the grounding plug can person if the grounding instructions appliance is properly grounded. are use result in not an empty refrigerator can be a electric shock. Consult This dangerous gaskets, latches, lids or or a qualified electrician if you have doubts appliance must be on or service whether the grounded (earthed). DON'T WAIT! DO IT NOW! attraction to children. Remove either appliance,or grounded. completely understood, VERY DANGEROUS ATTRACTION An must be the entire door from your unused some other action to make it take Do not store inflammable harmless. or 8 materials, explosives chemicals in the refrigerator. 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 plug been removed from the electrical wall outlet? TEMPERATURE 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. TOO WARM ABNORMAL NOISE(S) a house fuse blown or circuit breaker or tripped? loosened Refrigerator is installed in a weak or uneven place, leveling screw needs adjusting. Unnecessary objects placed in the back side of the refrigerator. or 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 9 during periods of high humidity. ajar.