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REFRIGERATOR-FREEZER
OWNER'S
MANUAL(2~13)
PLEASE
READ THIS OWNER'S MANUAL THOROUGHLY
BEFORE OPERATING AND KEEP IT HANDY
FOR REFERENCE AT ALL TIMES.
REFRIGERATEURCONGELATEUR
MANUEL DU
PROPRIETAIRE(14~25)
SVP
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ULTERIEURE CONSULTATION.
REFRIGERADORCONGELADOR
MANUAL DEL
USUARIO(26~36)
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UTILIZAR EL EQUIPO Y
MANTENGALO
SIEMPRE A MANO
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P/No. 3828JD8156C
INSTALLATION
CONTENTS
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FEATURE CHART
OPERATION
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3
4
5
Starting
Temperature
Ice
Control
Making
Chilled
Compariment
Deodorizer
F. I. R.
Lamp(option)
SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE
CLEANING
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GENERAL INFORMATION
LAMP REPLACEMENT
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IMPORTANT WARNINGS
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BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE
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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
NANCE,
INSTALLATION, OPERATION AND MAINTE-
AND ALSO SUPPLIES SOME USEFUL HINTS.
INSTALLATION
1. Select
a
good location.
refrigerator where
Place your
2. Avoid
placing the unit
sunlight or moisture.
NEXT
it is easy to
use.
1. Clean your
heat sources, direct
near
2. Install accessories such
3. There must be proper air circulation around
your refrigerator to keep it operating efficiently.
their proper
more
The
the
and 2 inches
3. You have
refrigerator
or
required, adjust
the
5. Prior to
must be level.
leveling
unevenness
screws
for 2
to com-
or
to aid in door
Your
slightly higher than the rear
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.
low
appliance
or
between 10˚C and 43˚C.
high, cooling ability
supply
cord
(or plug) to the
appliances on
leave your
refrigerator
Check the flow of cold air in the freezer
of the floor.
temperature around the appliance is
to
bar-type handle, assemaccording to instruction card.
too
may lessen.
3
on
3 hours.
The front should be
If the
box, etc., in
model with
storing food,
partment
5. Install this
ice cube
outlet. Don't double up with other
the same outlet.
floor, especially if it is carpeted.
pensate for
a
4. Connect the power
should be elevated 1 inch from
vibrations, the unit
as
are
ble the handle
from the wall.
4. To avoid
If
refrigerator
off
places.They
packed together
prevent possible damage during shipment.
If your refrigerator is placed in a recessed area
in the wall, allow at least 10 inches or greater
clearance above the
refrigerator thoroughly and wipe
during shipping.
all dust accumulated
cooling.
ready for use.
to ensure proper
refrigerator
is
now
com-
FEATURE CHART
FREEZER
COMPARTMENT
Lamp
Freezer
Temperature
Control Dial
Freezer Door Rack
Freezer Shelf
(Plastic
Twisting
Ice
or
Steel)
Serve(Option)
Rack
Egg Storage
or
General
Type
Ice
Wine Rack
Making
(Option
if steel shelf)
REFRIGERATOR
COMPARTMENT
You can use
this as
Vodka rack
in the Freezer.
Deodorizer
(Option)
Chilled
Compariment
Temperature
Dairy Corner
(Option)
Control Dial
F.I.R
Movable Rack
Lamp
Lamp (Option)
Bottle Guide
Shelves
(Plastic
or
Steel)
Refrigerator
Multi Flow Duct
Door
Rack
Distributes cold air to
each
part of refrigerator
compartment.
Leveling
Vegetable Drawer
Used to keep fruits
and vegetables, etc.
fresh and crisp.
NOTE
?If you found some
other models.
Screw
Vegetable
(Option)
Partitioner
parts missing from your unit, they may be parts only used in
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OPERATION
STARTING
When your
first
prior
or
If
to
refrigerator is
filling it with fresh
operation
is
interrupted,
installed, allow it
2-3 hours to stabilize at normal
operating temperatures
frozen foods.
allow 5 minutes
delay
before
restarting.
TEMPERATURE CONTROL
REFRIGERATOR
?
5
6
4
refrigerator has two controls that let you regulate
refrigerator compartments.
the
temperature in the
freezer and
7
3
8
2
COLD
Your
9
?
COLDEST
1
Initially set the TEMP. CONTROL at "5" and the COLD AIR CONTROL
operating for 24 hours(one day) to stabilize.
Then adjust the compartment temperature according to your desire.
at "5".
Leave it
TEMP. CONTROL
?TEMP.CONTROL-1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9
The
FREEZER
higher the
number
setting,
the colder the
refrigerator compartment will
become.
COLD AIR CONTROL
1
REFRIG. MAX
5
NORMAL
9
FREEZER. MAX
?COLDAIRCONTROL-1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9
Setting at "9", the freezer compartment becomes colder.
But the refrigerator compartment becomes warmer because less cold air flows into
the refrigerator compartment.
73
654
?
In cold weather the unit
For colder
?
freezer,
operates less and the freezer compartment has
a
tendency to warm
up.
turn 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 highIn this case, set the COLD AIR CONTROL dial between 7 and 9 to cool it. Return the COLD AIR CONTROL
er.
dial to the
?
original position
In hot weather
or
to
to cut down the
consumption
of energy.
put much foods in the refrigerator compartment, the refrigerator compartment has
dency to warm up.
For colder refrigerator,
turn the COLD AIR CONTROL to "2"~"4"to direct more cold air into the
ment, and the TEMP. CONTROL to "7"~"9".
Setting at "7"~"9"of the COLD AIR CONTROL, the
refrigerator compartment will
5
not be cold
a
ten-
refrigerator compart-
enough.
OPERATION
ICE MAKING
Kindly,
Find your
General
appliance
is
using
General
type
or
Twisting
ice
serve
type.
Type
To make ice
place
it
on
cubes, fill the ice tray with
water and
the Ice cube box. Then insert the ice
cube box in the freezer
Ice
Trays
compartment.
Ice Cube Box
To
remove
twist
Twisting
ice
cubes, hold the tray
at its ends and
gently.
Ice Serve
To make ice
insert in its
Type
cubes, fill the ice tray with
water and
position.
Ice
To
remove
turn
ice
cubes, hold the knob of the tray and
gently. Then,
ice cubes
drop
Trays
Ice Cube Box
in the ice cube
box.
You
Twisting
compartment larger.
can remove
You should
first then
remove
pull
Ice
Ice Serve to
Trays and Ice
right side.
use
freezer
Cube Box
the frame out
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Frame
OPERATION
CHILLED COMPARIMENT
When the door is
opened,
in the fresh meat. So you
the
can
warmer
keep
air doesn't influence
food fresher in it.
DEFROSTING
Defrosting
takes
place automatically.
The defrosted water flows down to the
and is
refrigerator
evaporating tray
evaporated automatically.
which is located in the lower back side of the
DEODORIZER(OPTIONAL)
By using
a
catalyst, deodorizing performance
Unpleasant
How to
As the
odor of food in fresh food
is
guaranteed.
compartment is deodorized with
no
harm to you and the food.
use
catalyst is located
handling.
in
cooling
air outlet for
circulating
air in fresh food
compartment, there is
no
need for any
Do not
prick
When
the
cooling
food with
storing
passed on to other
air outlet with
a
strong odor,
a
sharp tip
wrap it
or
because the
foods.
Catalyst
To
remove
after
in
the
deodorizer, take down while pulling it forward
inserting §^ type
the figure at right.
driver into the inside hole
deodorizing catalyst
may be
damaged.
store it in a container with a lid because odor may be
as
shown
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OPERATIONS
F.I.R
LAMP(OPTION)
Feature
Far Infrared
Rays
emitted from Far Infrared
form without
original
By increasing
long time.
restrains the
Ray Lamp
dryness
of the foods and
keeps
its
transforming.
the nucleic
acid, Far Infrared Rays also keeps the
aroma
and the smell of the food for
a
More effective food 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
It is useful to keep the original taste of the food by
restraining excessive fermentation and overripe of
Vegetable with spices, Yogurt, and so on
F.I.R's the
the foods.
-
It is useful to store the unsuited foods in the Freezer among
or that go bad easily.
the cooked foods
-
Boiled
Egg,
Bamboo
Shoots, Vegetable for seasoning, and
so on
Operating
When the
refrigerator begins to operate, F.I.R Lamp
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.
turns on.
F.I.R
Lamp
is coated with
results of F.I.R
If F.I.R
Lamp
Lamp's
is veiled
special
materials for the vest
effect decreases.
or
covered, the F.I.R Lamp's effect
decreases.
If you store the foods wrapped in the
effective F.I.R results.
vinyl
or
wrapper, not in the vessel with lid, the foods will get
If you want to check the F.I.R Lamp operation, don't touch F.I.R
with the high temperature of its surface.
NOTE
During
F.I.R
with the
Lamp operation, don't touch
high temperature of its surface.
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F.I.R
Lamp
Lamp
more
because you may burn your
because you may burn your
fingers
fingers
SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE
STORING FOOD
Store fresh food in the
in
maintaining
refrigerator compartment.
Do not store food which goes bad
Allow hot food to cool
to
ing,
an
important
factor
prior
to
at low
easily
storing. Placing
temperatures, such
hot food in the
as
bananas, pineapples, and melons.
refrigerator
could
spoil
other
food, and lead
electric bills!
high
When
How food is frozen and defrosted is
freshness and flavor.
storing,
helps
and
wrap food in vinyl, or place in a covered container. This prevents moisture from evaporatfood to keep its taste and nutritional valve.
Do not block air vents with food. Smooth circulation of chilled air
Do not open the door
frequently. Opening
the door lets
warm
keeps refrigerator temperatures
air enter the
even.
refrigerator, causing tempera-
tures to rise.
To
adjust
the
temperature control easily, do
not store food near the
temperature control dial.
FREEZER COMPARTMENT
Do not store bottles in the freezer
compartment
-
they
Do not refreeze food that has been defrosted. This
When
storing
frozen food like ice
cream
for
may break when frozen.
causes
loss of taste and nutritional valve.
long period, place
a
it
on
the freezer
shelf,
not in the door
rack.
REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT
Avoid
placing
moist food
on
deep
interior
refrigerator shelves,
it could freeze upon direct contact with
chilled air. To avoid this it is better to store food in the covered container.
It is desirable to store moist food
and
fruit)
Refrigerator
(especially vegetable
in the
Shelf
If it is
vegetable storage compartment.
store on a shelf of the refrigerator, put
it
necessary to
close to the door away from the back wall of the
refrigerator to avoid being frozen by the cool circulating
in the
Vegetable
refrigerator.
Always
Drawer
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.
NOTE
ensure
that
they
are
be washed and
fresh, and always
wiped,
and
store them in a
packed
up-right
If you keep the refrigerator in a hot, and humid place, frequently open its door or put a lot of vegetables in it, dew may form in it, which has no effect on its performance. Remove the dew with dust
cloth free from care.
If droplets form
plastic wrap.
beneath the
cover
of the
vegetable drawer, keep vegetables
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or
fruits
wrapped by
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
scouring pads, brushes,
or
strong
door
etc. with a
baking
and
water. Rinse and
faces. Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet
-
Use
a
or
lukewarm solution of mild soap
to clean the durable finish of your
detergent
refrigerator. Wipe
then dry.
INTERIOR
-
with
a
mild
detergent
dry.
cleaning liquids.
clean, damp cloth and
Regular cleaning
or a
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
short circuit. Do not use flammable or toxic
hands.
EXTERIOR
soda solution
WARNING
on
Before you clean, however, remember that damp
objects will stick or adhere to extremely cold sur-
or
warm
coarse
alkaline solutions
any surface.
damp
Wash compartment shelves,
racks, storage trays and magnetic door seals
-
of the interior and
interior
parts is recommended. If you have the
Wash all compartments with a baking soda
solution. Rinse and
dry.
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
plan
longer
Remove
life.
to be away for an extended
all the way into the base.
period,
food, disconnect the power cord, clean
the interior thoroughly, and leave each door OPEN
to
securely fasten down all loose items
refrigerator.
damaging the leveling screws, turn them
or
ANTI-CONDENSATION PIPE
prevent odor formation.
The outside wall of the
POWER FAILURE
Most power failures are corrected in an hour or two
and will not affect your refrigerator temperatures.
refrigerator
cabinet may
sometimes
get
especially just
warm,
after instal-
lation. Don't be alarmed.
However, you should minimize the number of door
This is due to the anti-
openings while the power is off. During power failures of longer duration, place a block of dry ice on
top of your frozen packages.
condensation
pipe, which
refrigerant to
prevent "sweating" on the
pumps hot
outer cabinet wall.
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Anti-Condensation
Pipe
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
lamp by turning
4. Assemble in
reverse
the
same
it counterclockwise and
replace new one.
disassembly. Replacement bulb must be
original.
order of
specification
as
REFRIGERATOR LAMP
1.
Unplug
the power cord from the outlet.
2. Remove
3. To
refrigerator shelves.
the lamp cover, insert
remove
and
pull
4. Turn the
lamp
5. Assemble in
the
driver at under hole of the
lamp
cover
it out forwards.
same
counterclockwise.
reverse
order of
specification
as
disassembly. Replacement
original.
bulb must be
IMPORTANT WARNINGS
DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD
If
possible,
connect the
refrigerator
vidual electrical outlet to
ances or
household
load that could
to its own indi-
from
causing
GROUNDING(EARTHING)
In the event of
prevent it and other appli-
lights
cause a
ABOUT
an
electric short
(earthing) reduces the risk of
viding an escape wire for the
an over-
power outage.
In order to
appliance
ACCESSIBILITY OF SUPPLY PLUG
Improper
circuit, grounding
electric shock
by
pro-
electric current.
prevent possible electric shock, this
must be
use
grounded.
of the
grounding plug can result in an
a qualified electrician or sergrounding instructions are not
electric shock. Consult
The
refrigerator-freezer should be so positioned
supply plug is accessible for quick
disconnection when accident happens.
vice person if the
that the
completely understood, or if you have doubts
appliance is properly grounded.
on
whether 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
An
empty refrigerator
can
be
a
attraction to children. Remove
lids
or
dangerous
gaskets, latches,
appliance
must be
grounded(earthed).
DON'T WAIT! DO IT NOW!
the entire door from your unused
take some other action to make it
appliance,or
NEVER STORE EXPLOSIVES AND CHEMICALS
harmless.
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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?
REFRIGERATOR OR FREEZER
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.
COMPARTMENT TEMPERATURE
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
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during periods of high humidity.
ajar.
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