LG | GR-P267DTUA | LG GR-P267DTUA Owner’s Manual

Table of Contents
Introduction
Installation
Entry
3
Important Safety Instruction
3
Identification of Parts
4
Where to Install
5
Door Removal
6
Mount the freezer and
Feed Water
Operation
Pipe Installation
on
food
storage
Care and
maintenance
2
7
7
Height Adjustment
8
Starting
9
Adjusting the Temperatures and Functions
(Dispenser / Automatic ice maker)
9
Home bar
14
Shelf
15
Egg Box
16
Convert into
Suggestion
refrigerator compartment doors
a
Vegetable
or
fresh compartment
16
Deodorizer
17
Location of Foods
18
Storing Foods
19
How to Dismantle Parts
20
General Information
22
Cleaning
22
Trouble
23
Shooting
Introduction
Entry
The model and serial numbers
are
found
on
compartment of this unit. These numbers
the inner
are
case
unique
of the
refrigerator
to this unit and not
available to others. You should record
this
requested information here and retain
guide as a permanent record of your purchase. Staple your receipt here.
Date of Purchase
:
Dealer Purchased From
:
Dealer Address
:
Dealer Phone No.
:
Model No.
:
Serial No.
:
Important Safety
Instruction
Before it is used, 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 the power cord may cause a fire or electric shock. You have doubts on
whether the appliance is properly grounded.
place glass products in the freezer because they
expansion when their contents are frozen.
Never
may be broken due to
Never allow your hands within the ice storage bin of the automatic ice maker. You
could be hurt by the operation of the automatic ice maker.
Never allow anyone to climb, sit, stand or hang on the Home Bar door. These
actions may damage the refrigerator and even tip it over, causing severe personal
injury.
Don't use an
extension cord
If
possible,
it and other
cause a
connect the
appliances
refrigerator
or
to its own individual electrical outlet to
household
lights from causing
3
prevent
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
replacement
an
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.
The appliance is not intended for use by young children or infirm persons without
warning
supervision.
Young children should be supervised
Don't store
Don't store
any other
Grounding (Earthing)
or use gasoline
appliance.
In the event of
an
or
to ensure that
they do
other flammable vapor and
not
liquids
play with the appliance.
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
Door Rack
Lamp (Upper)
Automatic
Ice Maker
Shelf
Wine
Storage
(Optional)
Lamp
Rack
Door Rack
Shelf (Slide
Type)
Snack Drawer
Home Bar
Shelf
Egg
Box
Lamp (Lower)
Door Rack
Vegetable
Drawer
Door Rack
Drawer
Vegetable
Door Rack
Door Rack
Drawer/Fresh Drawer
Support
Adjusting
Support
Height
Deodorizer
screw
Conversion Switch
(Vegetable Drawer/
Lower Cover
Fresh Drawer)
NOTE
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4
If you found some parts missing from your unit, they may be parts
models. (i.c. the "Home Bar" is not included in all models)
only
used in other
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.
A wet or near-water place, refrigerator may
be rusted or electricity may be leaking
pipe can
be easily
connected in
be
a
dry place
Bottom Pad
Where 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
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Install the
Too
refrigerator
at
a
place
where the ambient temperature is 5˚C~43˚C.
low ambient temperature may cause functional troubles. Also, the tube
between the dispenser and automatic ice maker may be frozen.
5
high
or
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
Cover
1) Separate all connection wires except for the
earth line after removing the
loosening the screws.
compartment
hinge
by
cover
Connection
wires
Upper
Hinge
door
2) Remove the keeper by rotating it to counted
clockwise (|) and then lifting the upper
Earth Line
Upper
Hinge
Keeper
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.
2) Remove keeper by rotating it clockwise (|)
and then
remove
the upper
Connection
wires
Keeper
Upper Hinge
hinge by lifting
itup(~).
3) Remove the refrigerator compartment door
by lifting it
up.
Lower
6
Hinge
and
Installation
Pass the
Pass the
refrigerator laterally through
right figure.
the
access
door as shown in the
refrigerator
Mount the freezer and
compartment doors
Mount them in the
door.
Feed water
Before
installation
?
reverse
pipe
Automatic ice maker
sequence of removal after
pass
through the
access
Installation
an
water pressure of 147~834kPa
instant paper cup (180 cc) will be fully filled within
If water pressure does not reach the
necessary to
they
operation needs
(1.5~8.5kgf/cm2) (That is,
3 sec.).
?
refrigerator
purchase
a
rating
147 kPa (1.5
kgf/cm2)
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 12 m and be careful for the
straightly. If the tube is 12 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
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Warning
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7
Connect to potable water supply only.
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
FZMP
O
O
RFMP
DPNR
W
OCK
UPRRZ
OM
M
|
If the freezer
Make them level by
adjusting screw and
compartment door
is higher than the
refrigerator
compartment door
inserting flat ( type) driver into the
rotating it clockwise (|).
-
O
RZMP
EFMP
IENER
O
W
groove of the
right height
LCK
PRFRZ
OOM
M
|
After
leveling the
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
8
Operation
Starting
refrigerator is first installed, allow it to stabilize at normal operating
temperatures for 2-3 hours prior to filling it with fresh or frozen foods.
When your
If
operation is interrupted, wait
Adjusting
5 minutes before
restarting.
the temperatures and functions
MN
FRZTM
MAX
MN
REFTMP
MAX
LOCK
N
OFF
LOCK
SUPERFRZ
ROM
DISPENSER
WATER
RUSHED
CBED
TMP
FRZ TEMP
MIN
MAX
REF TEMP
MIN
MAX
LOCK
ON
OFF
LOCK
SUPER FRZ
ROOM
DISPENSER
WATER
CRUSHED
Dispenser selection
CUBED
TEMP
button.
Super freezer.
Temperature adjustment button
for refrigerator compartment.
Lock button.
Temperature adjustment button
for freezer compartment.
9
Operation
You
adjust temperature of and freezer room and refrigerator room.
can
How to
adjust the
temperature in
Freezer
temperature adjustment
room
BAR
Indication
Setting
temperature
the freezer
FRZ TEMP
compartment
How to
adjust the
temperature in
the refrigerator
compartment
Refrigerator
MIN
room
MIN
MAX
MIN
MAX
MIN
MAX
MIN
MAX
MIN
MAX
MAX
temperature adjustment
BAR
Indication
Setting
temperature
MIN
REF TEMP
Whenever
MIN
MAX
MIN
MAX
MIN
MAX
MIN
MAX
MIN
MAX
MAX
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
?
Dispenser
refrigerator.
Refrigeration function is weak in the initial time. Please adjust temperature
above after using refrigerator for minimum 2~3days.
You
use
selection
can
select water
or
ice.
Please select water, slice ice and square ice
DISPENSER
button as you desire.
by
pressing
Please press the push button
pushing in cup.
lightly by catching
and
?
Pressing
The border line is indicated for the selected
Switch
function,
?
"Tak!" sounds if 5 seconds pass after ice
comes
out.
It is sound that the outlet of ice is closed.
?
Reference
:
Please wait for 2-3 seconds in order to take final ice
slices
or
pressing
10
drops
of water when
switches after
taking
taking
out cup from the
ice
water.
or
as
Operation
Automatic ice
maker
automatically make 8 pieces of ice cube at a time,
80 pieces a day. But these quantities may be varied according to various conditions
including how many times the refrigerator door opens and closes.
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The automatic ice maker
?
Ice
?
can
making stops when the ice storage bin is full.
If you don't want to
ON
use
automatic ice-maker,
change the ice-maker switch
to
OFF.
-
If you want to
automatic ice-maker
use
again, change the switch
to OFF-ON.
NOTE
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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
?
smoothly
?
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.
When the ice maker produces too small
water supplied to the ice maker need to
If ice is not used
frequently,
it may
or lumped together ice, the amount of
adjusted. Contact the service center.
lump together.
Power failure
?
Ice may drop 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.
The unit is
?
newly installed
It takes about 12 hours for
a
newly installed refrigerator to make ice
in the freezer
compartment.
Super
Please select this function for prompt freezer.
freezer
?
?
?
"On" or "Off" is repeated whenever pressing
button.
The arrow mark graphic remains at the On status
after flickering 4times when selecting Special
Refrigeration "On".
Super freezer function automatically turns off if
fixed time passes.
This button stops
button.
Lock
?
Locking
the
?
SUPER FRZ
LOCK
or
a
Ex)
In
selecting
In
selecting
"Off"
operation of different
Release is
repeated whenever pressing
.
Pressing the other button when
the button does not operate.
selecting 'LOCK',
Ex)
In
selecting
"LOCK"
11
Ex)
"On"
Ex)
In
selecting
again
"LOCK"
Operation
The other
functions
Ambient temperature
temperature
ROOM
TEMP
more
than 50°C is indicated with 'HI'.
Temperature may differ from the actual ambient temperature
on the upper part of refrigerator (top of door).
?
Door open
?
49°C.
~
Temperature less than -10°C is indicated with 'LO' and
?
?
display window.
Temperature is displayed only by --9°C
?
as
it is monitors
warning
3 times of warning sounds at the interval of 30 seconds if a minute passes with the
door of refrigerator and the hombar door opened or completely closed.
Please contact with the local service center if
warning continue to sound
even
after
closing the door.
Diagnosis (failure detection) function
?
Diagnosis function automatically detects failure when failure is found in product during
use of refrigerator.
If failure occurs at product, it does not operate though pressing any button and normal
indication is not done. In this case, do not turn power off but immediately contact with
the local service center. A lot of time are need for service engineer to detect the failed
part if turning it off.
the
?
Water is cooled while stored in the water tank in the
How ice/cold
water is supplied
then sent to the
and
dispenser.
Ice is made in the automatic ice maker and sent to the
or
refrigerator compartment,
dispenser divided into crushed
cubed form ice.
NOTE
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It is normal that the water is not very cold at first. If you want colder water, add
ice into the
How to
use
glass.
Select one among crushed ice, water, and cubed ice and slightly press the push
switch with a glass or other container.
?
dispenser
Crushed ice
Water
Light the water
indicating lamp by
pressing the selection
?
12
button.
Water will be
dispensed
by pressing the push
switch with a glass.
Cubed ice
Light the crushed ice
indicating lamp by
pressing the selection
Light the cubed ice
indicating lamp by
pressing the
button.
?
Crushed ice will be
dispensed by pressing the
push switch with a glass.
?
selection button.
Cubed ice will be dispensed
by pressing the push
switch with a glass.
Operation
Cautions
Throw away the ice (about 20
after refrigerator installation.
pieces) and
water
(about 7 glasses) first made
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.
Keep children
away from the
dispenser.
Children may push switch incorrectly bad
or
damage lamps.
Be careful that food is not block the ice
passage.
If foods are
at the entrance of ice
placed
passage, ice may not be dispensed. The ice
passage may also be covered with ice
powder if splinter ice is used only. This time,
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
crystal glass
Never touch
Touch may
Never
crockery to collect ice.
containers may be broken.
Put ice first into
Water may be
or
purpose of
glass before filling water or other beverages.
splashed if ice is added to existing liquid in a glass.
a
a
hand
remove
or
other tools
part breakage
cause a
the ice maker
Sometimes level the surface
Ice is
or
on
ice outlet.
hand
injury.
cover.
that the ice storage bin is
so
fully filled
with ice.
the ice maker. So, such status may be considered, by the ice
piled up just
maker, that the ice storage bin is fully filled and ice making operation may stop.
near
If discolored ice is
dispensed, immediately contact Service Center, stopping
use.
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
Please don't stain the
ants can't
13
interrupt
area near
the normal
may be failed.
out.
to door switch with any sweet food so that
operation of door switch.
Operation
Home Bar
How to
Gently pull
use
(In select Models Only)
the handle of the home bar
to open it.
?
?
You
can access
the home bar without
opening the refrigerator door, thus saving
electricity.
The Inner lamp is lit in the refrigerator
compartment when the home bar door
opens. So it is easy to
see
item in the
compartment.
Use the home
bar door as a
stand
?
the home bar door
as a
stand
beverages and such but never use
the home bar door as a chopping board
and take care not to damage it with sharp
objects.
Never take out
the inner home
bar cover
heavy
can use
to pour
?
Never
You
?
place
?
matters on
the home bar
door or allow
children to hang
on it.
14
Never rest your
it.
arms or
press down
The Home bar will not function
without the cover.
on
properly
Not only the home bar door may be
damaged, but also children may get hurt.
Operation
Shelf
Slide type shelf allows you to place or take
or put it in more conveniently.
Slide type
food out
tempered
glass shelf
(In select models
only)
Attachable wine
(In select
models only)
corner
Bottles
can
corner.
This
be stored
laterally with this wine
be attached to any shelf.
can
Wine holder
adjustment :
be separated by pulling
it straight out and installed by placing it at
Wine holder
can
the end of the shelf you want and
pushing it inward.
Shelf
height
adjustment
Refrigerator compartment shelf is movable so that
height according to the space you need for different food
The
How to separate a shelf :
delivery, shelves are fixed with
At
so
that
they
cannot be moved
distribution. So,
remove
keepers
during
keepers first, lift
the shelf up (|), and then separate it
pushing it down (~).
How to install
a
shelf
:
Position the shelf at the desired
height and
grooves.This time,
lower the front side of the shelf and hang it
hang its links
on
on
the
the grooves.
NOTE
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Make the shelf horizontal. Otherwise it
may fall off.
15
you can
items..
place it
at a proper
Operation
Egg
You
Box
the egg box to
can move
according
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
Convert into
?
a
as an
ice storage bin. It
Vegetable
The Bottom drawer in the
or
refrigerator can
can
break.
or
fresh compartment.
Fresh compartment
be converted into
a
vegetable
or
fresh
compartment
The Fresh compartment maintains the temperature at a lower point than the
refrigerator compartment so that meat or fish can be stored fresh longer.
NOTE
?
Vegetables
or
fruits
are
compartment. So, be
?
16
If
possible,
do not
frozen if the conversion switch is set to fresh
sure
to check it before
place food
storing
foods.
around the cool air feed hole.
Operation
Deodorizer
(In select Models Only)
This system efficiently absorbs strong odors
by using the optical catalyst. This system
does hot have any affect on stored food.
How to
use
the
?
deodorizing
system
Since it is installed already installed onto the cool air intake duct from the from
refrigerator compartment, you need no separate installation.
the
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closed containers to store food with pungent odors.
Otherwise, this oder can be absorbed by other food in the compartment.
Please
use
Suggestion
Location of Foods
(Refer
Automatic ice
maker
to
4pages, Identification of Parts)
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
?
compartment
?
door rack
Store small packaged frozen food.
Temperature is likely to increase as door
opens.
So, do
ice
Freezer
?
compartment
not store
long-term food such
as
cream.
Store meat, fish, chicken, etc. after
them with aluminum.
wrapping
drawer
Dairy
compartment
Egg
Store dairy products such
as
butter, cheese,
etc.
box
Place this egg box in the proper location.
Store
Home bar
frequently
beverage, etc..
Refrigerator
compartment
accessed foods such
as
Store side dishes or other foods at a proper
distance from each other for effective
shelf
cooling.
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
18
on
Food storage
Suggestion on Food storage
Storing
?
Foods
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
in the
to
in
a
as
an
bananas, and
refrigerator could spoil
container with
a
lid. This
keep its taste and nutrients.
at least 15 mm 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
fully
they
Freezer
?
Do not store bottles in the freezer compartment
compartment
?
Do not refreeze food that has been thawed. This
?
When
Refrigerator
compartment
?
storing frozen food like ice
shelf,
not in the door rack.
Avoid
placing moist food
in top
may
push against by inner racks
closed.
cream
for
a
they
-
may break when frozen.
causes
loss of taste and nutrient.
long period, place it
refrigerator shelves,
on
the freezer
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
store them in
eggs in their storage rack or box, ensure that they are fresh, and
an upright position, which keeps them fresh longer.
always
NOTE
?
If you
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
19
a
keep
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 (~)while
slightly lifting the lamp cover (| ).
compartment
lamp
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
(| ).
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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
20
cover
and
marked
point
right to
dry it with
as
remove
a
cloth.Press
shown in the
figure
the water collector
to
cover.
FRZ
REF
FRZ
TEMP
TEMP
REF
MN
DIPEN
ER
N
WAT
R
MAX
RUSHED
CUBED
TEMP
TEMP
N
DPENER
MAX
E
ON
F
OF
TEMP
N
WATE
R
LOCK
ROOM
LOCK
SUPER FRZ
C
RUSHED
MAX
MAX
CUBED
LOCK
ON
F
OF
ROOM
TEMP
LOCK
SUPER FRZ
Care and Maintenance
To
Upper lamp in
refrigerator
compartment
remove
the
lamp
cover,
pull the lamp
forwards while pressing the bottom
side of the lamp cover upwards. Turn the
cover
bulb counterclockwise.
Max. 60 W bulb for
can
lamp in
refrigerator
compartment
Lower
be
purchased
Separate
the
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.
Home bar
30 W bulb for
refrigerator
be
at a service center.
?
purchased
Separate
and then
?
pulling
can
the upper rack of the home bar
pull out the home bar cover (|).
The Home bar
it
is used and
corner can
be removed
by
upwards.
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
?
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To install the cover, push it
touches the back wall.
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
or
detergent
prevent undesirable odors. Spilled
acidify and
stain
plastic surfaces if
to clean the durable finish of your
refrigerator.
Wipe with a clean damp cloth and then dry.
Regular cleaning is recommended. Wash all compartments with
or a mild detergent and warm water. Rinse and dry.
Interior
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 to work
longer under these conditions.
outside weather is hot.
Refrigerator has recently been
disconnected for a period of time.
It takes
a
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
operating.
are
opened
too
recently.
frequently
or too
long.
Refrigerator or freezer door
slightly open.
may be
Operation of the ice maker causes
refrigerator to run slightly longer.
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
Set the freezer control to a warmer
setting until the freezer temperature is
Freezer control is set too cold
freezer is too cold
but the Refrigerator
Temperature is
satisfactory.
Satisfactory.
in the
is too
cold and the freezer
Temperature
refrigerator
is
Refrigerator
Set the
control is set too cold.
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
on
or
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completely.
Care and Maintenance
Occurrence
Possible Cause
Solution
Odors in Refrigerator
Clean interior with sponge,warm water
and baking soda.
Interior needs to be cleaned.
Food with strong odor is in the
refrigerator.
Cover food completely.
Some containers and wrapping materials
produce odors.
different container
wrapping materials.
Move packages that keep door from
closing.
Use
a
or
brand of
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
open.
causing other
Refrigerator is not level. It rocks
floor when it is moved slightly.
Floor is
uneven or
Refrigerator rocks
is moved slightly.
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
Solution
Ice has melted and frozen around auger
due to infrequent use,
temperature fluctuations and/or power
Dispenser will
not dispense
ice.
outrages.
Remove ice storage bin, and thaw and
the contents. Clean bin, wipe dry and
replace in proper position.
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.
the ice cubes made by the ice
maker should be used with the
Only
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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