P/No. 3828JD8546G REFRIGERATORFREEZER OWNER'S MANUAL(2~12) PLEASE READ THIS OWNER'S MANUAL THOROUGHLY BEFORE OPERATING AND KEEP IT HANDY FOR REFERENCE AT ALL TIMES. REFRIGERATEURCONGELATEUR MANUEL DU PROPRIETAIRE(13~23) SVP AVANT D'UTILISER L'APPAREIL LISEZ ATTENTIVEMENT LE MANUEL DU PROPRIETAIRE ET CONSERVEZ LE SOIGNEUSEMENT POUR UNE ULTERIEURE CONSULTATION. REFRIGERADORCONGELADOR MANUAL DEL USUARIO(24~34) LEA ESTE MANUAL EN SU TOTALIDAD ANTES DE UTILIZAR EL EQUIPO Y MANT NGALO SIEMPRE A MANO PARA POSIBLES CONSULTAS. INSTALLATION CONTENTS ............................................. FEATURE CHART ........................................ 3 4 OPERATION ...................................................5 Starting Temperature Ice Control Making Icebeam Door Cooling Fresh Zone Defrosting Deodorizer(option) F. I. R. Lamp(option) SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE ..... 9 CLEANING ...................................................10 GENERAL INFORMATION LAMP REPLACEMENT ....................... ............................. IMPORTANT WARNINGS ......................... BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE 2 ......... 10 11 11 12 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 a good location. Place your where it is easy to NEXT refrigerator use. 2. Avoid placing the unit sunlight or moisture. near 1. Clean your refrigerator thoroughly and dust accumulated during shipping. heat sources, direct 2. Install accessories such 3. There must be proper air circulation around your refrigerator to keep it operating efficiently. more The the refrigerator 3. Connect the power supply cord (or plug) to the outlet. Don't double up with other appliances on or the should be elevated 1 inch from required, adjust compensate for the 2 unevenness The front should be aid in door leveling refrigerator of the floor. the rear to closing. be turned easily by tipping slightly. Turn the leveling screws clockwise( ) to raise the unit, counterclockwise( ) to lower it. Leveling screws can the cabinet 5. Install this If the or appliance between 10°C and 43°C. temperature around the appliance is high, cooling ability storing food, leave your refrigerator on 3 hours. compartment to slightly higher than or outlet. Check the flow of cold air in the freezer must be level. screws same 4. Prior to floor, especially if it is carpeted. vibrations, the unit box, etc., in places.They are packed together to prevent possible damage during shipment. from the wall. 4. To avoid If refrigerator and 2 inches ice cube off all 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 too low may lessen. 3 is to ensure now proper cooling. Your for use. ready for FEATURE CHART FREEZER COMPARTMENT Freezer Temperature Freezer Door Rack Control Dial Freezer Shelf (Plastic Ice Twisting or Steel) Egg Storage Serve(Option) Rack or General Type Ice Wine Rack Making (Option if steel shelf) REFRIGERATOR You COMPARTMENT this can use as Vodka rack Deodorizer (Option) in the Freezer. Fresh Zone Bottle Guide Refrigerator Temperature Electronic Control Movable Rack Lamp F.I.R Lamp (Option) Shelves or (Plastic or Steel Tempered Glass) Refrigerator Door Rack Multi Flow Duct Distributes cold air to each part of refrigerator compartment. Leveling Screw Drawer Vegetable Used to keep fruits vegetables, etc. fresh and crisp. and NOTE If you find out other models. some parts which 4 are not in your unit, the parts are applied to OPERATION STARTING When your refrigerator is first installed, allow prior to filling it with fresh or frozen foods. If operation is interrupted, allow 5 minutes it 2-3 hours to stabilize at normal before delay operating temperatures restarting. TEMPERATURE CONTROL REFRIGERATOR ? Your refrigerator has two controls that let you regulate the temperature in the freezer and refrigerator compartments. ? Electro Temp Control The default setting of the temperature control button for the refrigerator compartment is NORMAL. You can set the refrigerator temperature using the Electro Temp Control. Whenever The pressing the button, the LED emit light. temperature of the compartment goes down as the LED luminesce from MIN to MAX. You can select the desired set (5) steps between set the LED to the MIN position. point in five minimum and maximum. For the economic FREEZER COLD AIR CONTROL 1 FREEZER. MIN 6 NORMAL 8 FREEZER. MAX ?COLDAIRCONTROL-1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Setting at "8", the freezer compartment becomes colder. But the refrigerator compartment becomes warmer because less cold air flows into the refrigerator compartment. ? 87654 ? In cold weather the unit operates less and the freezer compartment has a tendency to warm up. For colder freezer, turn the COLD AIR CONTROL to "7"~"8". 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 8 to cool it. Return the COLD AIR CONTROL dial to the ? In hot weather original position to cut down the consumption of energy. put much foods in the refrigerator compartment, the refrigerator 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"~"8"of the COLD AIR CONTROL, the refrigerator compartment will not be cold enough. Setting Setting to or compartment has ? electricity, a the Freezer Knob at will satisfy 4 STAR. the Freezer Knob at NORMAL will have sufficient Knob at NORMAL. 5 freezing effect, so it is recommended to set the OPERATION ICE MAKING Kindly, ice Find your serve appliance is using General type or Twisting type. General To make ice it on cubes, fill the ice tray with To water and the Ice cube box. Then insert the ice cube box in the freezer ice remove twist Trays Ice Cube Box Type place Ice compartment. cubes, hold the tray at its ends and gently. Twisting Ice Serve Type To make ice cubes, fill the ice tray with insert in its position. To ice remove turn water and cubes, hold the knob of the tray and gently. Then, ice cubes drop in the ice cube Ice Trays box. Ice Cube Box (In case of To place a cube steel a shelf) a higher position, remove the ice place the shelf, and then replace the shelf at box, and ice cube box. Frame You Twisting compartment larger. can remove You should then pull remove Ice the frame out Ice Serve to Trays and right side. use freezer Ice Cube Box first 6 OPERATION Cool air vent ICEBEAM DOOR COOLING There all are over cool air vents on the four sides to provide cool air the space. 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. If water of foreign substances enter the cool air vent while cleaning, efficiency will be lowered. In addition, if gasket is damaged, efficiency may be lowered owing to the escape of cool air. FRESH ZONE When the door is the fresh zone. opened, So you the can warmer keep air doesn't influence in food fresher in it. DEFROSTING Defrosting takes place automatically. The defrosted water flows down to the . evaporating tray refrigerator which is located in the lower back side of the is and evaporated automatically. . DEODORIZER By using a catalyst, deodorizing performance Unpleasant odor of food in fresh food deodorized with How to As the no (OPTIONAL) no guaranteed. harm to you and the food. use catalyst is located in need for any cooling air outlet for circulating air in fresh food air outlet with storing food with a strong odor, passed on to other foods. a sharp tip wrap it or because the store it in a deodorizing catalyst container with may be Catalyst Catalyst To remove after the inserting figure at right. compartment, there is handling. Do not prick the cooling damaged. When is compartment is deodorizer, take down while pulling it forward type driver into the inside hole as shown in the 7 a may be lid because odor OPERATION F.I.R LAMP(OPTION) Feature Far Infrared its original Rays emitted from Far Infrared form without By increasing long time. Ray Lamp restrains the dryness of the foods and keeps 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 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 or - It is useful to the keep the original taste of the food by F.I.R's restraining excessive fermentation and overripe of the foods. - Vegetable with spices, Yogurt, and so on It is useful to store the unsuited foods in the Freezer among the cooked foods or that go bad easily. 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 vest results of F.I.R If F.I.R Lamp special materials for the Lamp's effect decreases. is veiled or covered, the F.I.R Lamp's effect decreases. If you store the foods wrapped in the vinyl or wrapper, not in the vessel with lid, the foods will more effective F.I.R results. 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. Lamp because you may burn your fingers PRECAUTION During fingers F.I.R Lamp operation, don't touch F.I.R Lamp high temperature of its surface. with the 8 because you may burn your SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE STORING FOOD Store fresh food in the factor in maintaining refrigerator compartment. How food is frozen and defrosted is an important freshness and flavor. Do not store food which goes bad easily at low temperatures, such as bananas, pineapples, and melons. Allow hot food to cool lead to high prior to hot food in the storing. Placing refrigerator could spoil other food, and electric bills! When storing, wrap food in vinyl, or place in a covered container. This prevents evaporating, and helps food to keep its taste and nutritional valve. Do not block air vents with food. Smooth circulation of chilled air moisture from keeps refrigerator temperatures even. Do not open the door to rise. frequently. Opening the door lets warm air enter the refrigerator, causing temperatures 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 for cream a 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 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. Always packed When clean food storing right position, NOTE prior to refrigeration. Vegetables and fruits should be washed wiped clean, to prevent adjacent food from spoiling. and wiped, and food should be eggs in their storage rack, ensure that which keeps them fresh longer. If you keep vegetables the in they are fresh, and always store them in a up- refrigerator in a hot, and humid place, frequently open its door or put a lot of it, dew may form in it, which has no effect on its performance. Remove the dew with dust cloth free from care. 9 CLEANING It is important that you refrigerator be kept clean to INTERIOR PARTS Wash compartment shelves, racks, storage trays and magnetic door seals - prevent undesirable odors. Spilled food should be door wipe up immediately, since it may acidify plastic surfaces if allowed to settle. etc. Use a lukewarm solution of mild soap or dish washable solution to clean the durable finish of Never metallic use abrasive cleaners and stain scouring pads, brushes, or strong your refrigerator. and then dry. coarse alkaline solutions on Wipe any surface. or hands. EXTERIOR - Use a lukewarm solution of mild soap dish washable solution to clean the durable finish of your refrigerator. cloth and then dry. INTERIOR interior - clean, damp cloth WARNING surfaces. Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet 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 electric shock. Do not use flammable or toxic cleaning liquids. Caution for Cleaning Not in use : Surface active agent, Car wax, Before you clean, however, remember that damp objects will stick or adhere to extremely cold damp with Wipe Regular cleaning with a clean, damp ? Anticorrosive, All Acids, Wax. of the interior and parts is recommended. Use a 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. ? sorts of oil, Gasoline, Usable Detergent Vegetable dish washable solution, Soapy 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. Place freezable items in freezer for longer life. inside the Remove During When you remove all interior plan to be away for an extended To avoid securely fasten down all loose items refrigerator. damaging the leveling screws, turn them or the way into the base. period, food, disconnect the power cord, clean the thoroughly, and leave each door OPEN to ANTI-CONDENSATION PIPE prevent odor formation. The outside wall of the POWER FAILURE refrigerator cabinet may sometimes get warm, Most power failures are corrected in an hour or two and will not affect your refrigerator temperatures. especially just 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 condensation your frozen after installation. Don't be alarmed. pipe, which refrigerant prevent "sweating" on the pumps hot packages. to outer cabinet wall. 10 all LAMP REPLACEMENT 1. Unplug the power cord from the outlet. 2. Remove refrigerator shelves. the lamp cover, insert type driver at the one of under of the lamp cover and pull it out forwards. Turn the lamp counterclockwise. Assemble in reverse order of disassembly. Replacement bulb must the same specification as original. 3. To 4. 5. remove hole be IMPORTANT WARNINGS DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD ABOUT GROUNDING If In the event of possible, connect the refrigerator to its 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 appliance ACCESSIBILITY OF SUPPLY PLUG Improper an prevent possible electric shock, this must be use grounded. of the grounding plug can result in electric shock. Consult a qualified electrician or service person if the grounding instructions are not an The refrigerator-freezer should be so positioned that the supply plug is accessible for quick disconnection when accident (EARTHING) electric short circuit, grounding (earthing) reduces the risk of electric shock by providing an escape wire for the electric current. own completely understood, or if you have doubts appliance is properly grounded. happens. 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. VERY DANGEROUS ATTRACTION An empty refrigerator can be a attraction to children. Remove lids or This dangerous gaskets, latches, appliance must be grounded (earthed). DON'T WAIT! DO IT NOW! the entire door from your unused some other action to make it appliance,or take NEVER STORE EXPLOSIVES AND CHEMICALS harmless. 11 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 tripped? or 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 wrapped. Interior needs cleaning. DEW FORMS ON THE Not unusual CABINET SURFACE Door may have been left 12 should be tightly covered during periods of high humidity. ajar.