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 MANTENGALO SIEMPRE A MANO PARA POSIBLES CONSULTAS. P/NO. 3828JD8404C(REV:01) Printed in Korea 3828JD8404C(O/M)¿ (2~12)2003.1.21 1:32 PM ˘`2 INSTALLATION CONTENTS INNER PARTS OPERATIONS ................................................. ................................................... ................................................... 3 4 5 Starting Temperature control Icebeam door Ice cooling Making Fresh Meat Defrosting Deodorizer(Optional) F.I.R Lamp(Option) SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE CLEANING ...................................................... GENERAL INFORMATION LAMP REPLACEMENT ............................. .................................. IMPORTANT WARNINGS ............................... BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE 2 ............ ............... 9 10 10 11 11 12 3828JD8404C(O/M)¿ (2~12)2003.1.21 1:32 PM ˘`3 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. refrigerator where Place your 2. Avoid placing the unit sunlight or moisture. NEXT 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 The the refrigerator and 2 inches ice cube off box, etc., in their proper places.They are 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 as wipe 3. You have a model with assemble the handle or to bar-type handle, according to instruction card. from the wall. refrigerator 4. Connect the power supply cord (or plug) to the outlet. Don't double up with other appliances on should be elevated 1 inch from floor, especially if it is carpeted. 4. To avoid vibrations, the unit the 5. Prior to If required, adjust the leveling screws to 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. 5. Don't install this cause appliance same outlet. must be level. for 2 leave your refrigerator 3 hours. Check the flow of cold air in the freezer compartment to ensure proper cooling. Your refrigerator is now ready for use. below 5 °C. It may the debasement of the or storing food, refrigerator. 3 on 3828JD8404C(O/M)¿ (2~12)2003.1.21 1:32 PM ˘`4 INNER PARTS FREEZER COMPARTMENT Lamp Shelf Freezer Temperature Control Dial Ice Twisting Serve(Option) Freezer Door Rack or General Type Making Ice REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT Egg Storage Rack Deodorizer Refrigerator Temperature Electronic Control Fresh Meat Lamp Shelves Vegetable Drawer Used to keep fruits and vegetables, etc. fresh and crisp. Leveling Screw Base Cover NOTE ? If you find out some parts which to other models. applied 4 are not in your unit, the parts are 3828JD8404C(O/M)¿ (2~12)2003.1.21 1:32 PM ˘`5 OPERATIONS 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, wait 5 minutes before operating temperatures restarting. TEMPERATURE CONTROL REFRIGERATOR The default the setting of the temperature control refrigerator compartment is NORMAL. button for You can set the refrigerator temperature using the Refrigerator Temperature 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. FREEZER The higher number the control setting is, the lower the temperature of the Freezer compartment becomes. Since the FREEZER CONTROL 1 FREEZER MIN 4 NORMAL 7 FREEZER MAX temperature of the refrigerator and freezer compartments is controlled with a fixed amount of cooled air, the refrigerator compartment will be warmer if the freezer compartment becomes colder. When the freezer 54 3 compartment is not cold enough in winter, adjust the control for the freezer to High (5~7). will satisfy 4 STAR. Setting the Freezer Knob at Setting the Freezer Knob at NORMAL will have sufficient freezing effect, so it is recommended to set the Knob at NORMAL. 5 3828JD8404C(O/M)¿ (2~12)2003.1.21 1:32 PM ˘`6 OPERATIONS ICEBEAM DOOR COOLING To provide cool air everywhere, placed on the four sides. there Cool air vent are cool air vents Refrigerator provides cool air everywhere and the cooling cooling effects better when you newly put food, as a result the cooling time is shortened. fan makes 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. ICE MAKING Determine which General type ice-making system you Type To make ice place To have. remove twist TIP Twisting cubes, fill the ice tray with water and it in the freezer. ice cubes, hold the tray at its ends and gently. To remove the ice cubes tray before Ice Serve Type To make ice insert in its easily, twisting. run cubes, fill the ice tray with water on water and position. Ice Trays Ice Cube Box To remove turn ice cubes, hold the knob of the tray and gently. Then, ice cubes drop in the ice cube box. 6 3828JD8404C(O/M)¿ (2~12)2003.1.21 1:32 PM ˘`7 OPERATIONS FRESH MEAT When the door is opened, in the fresh meat. So you the can air don't influence warmer store food more The shelf and inserted fresh meat must be position. If it is moved, the fresh fresh in it. placed at its meat can't fill the role of it. DEFROSTING Defrosting takes place automatically. The defrosted water flows down to the refrigerator and is evaporating tray which evaporated automatically. located in the lower back side of the DEODORIZER(OPTIONAL) By using an "TiO2 catalyst," deodorizing performance is guaranteed. Unpleasant odor of food in fresh food compartment is deodorized with no harm to you and the food. TiO2 TiO2 How to use As the need catalyst is located for any handling. Do not prick the cooling in cooling air outlet for air outlet with When storing food with a strong odor, passed on to other foods. Re-Using Used Catalyst of the a sharp tip wrap it or length air in fresh food because the store it in catalyst strong, the catalyst can be revived and re-used. Separate deodorizer in ceiling of refrigerator compartment, dry using hair drier to remove moisture or malodor and oxidize under sunlight decomposing malodor by ultraviolet. some circulating and the odor is to 7 a compartment, deodorizing catalyst container with a there is may be no damaged. lid because odor may be 3828JD8404C(O/M)¿ PM ˘`8 (2~12)2003.1.21 1:32 OPERATIONS F.I.R LAMP(OPTION) Feature Far Infrared Rays emitted from Far Infrared form without original the nucleic By increasing long time. Ray Lamp restrains the dryness of the foods and keeps its transforming. More effective food acid, Far Infrared Rays also keeps the 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 It is useful to Fish, Meat, Poultry and keep the original so on 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. - 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 is veiled special materials for the vest effect decreases. Lamp's 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 If you want to check the F.I.R Lamp operation, don't touch F.I.R with the high temperature of its surface. PRECAUCION During 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 3828JD8404C(O/M)¿ (2~12)2003.1.21 1:32 PM ˘`9 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. prior to easily at low storing. Placing temperatures, hot food in the such as important factor bananas, pineapples, and melons. refrigerator could spoil other food, and lead electric bills! When from an its freshness and flavor. maintaining storing the food, cover it with vinyl wrap or store in a container evaporating, and helps food to keep its taste and nutrients. Do not block air vents with food. Smooth circulation of chilled air Do not open the door temperatures to rise. frequently. Opening the door lets warm with a lid. This prevents moisture keeps refrigerator temperatures air enter the refrigerator, and even. cause 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 they 9 are be washed and fresh, and always wiped, and store them in a packed up-right 3828JD8404C(O/M)¿ (2~12)2003.1.21 1:32 PM ˘`1 0 CLEANING 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 metallic use abrasive cleaners INTERIOR PARTS door Wash compartment shelves, racks, storage trays and magnetic door seals etc. Use a lukewarm solution of mild soap or dish washable solution to clean the durable finish of your refrigerator. and then dry. scouring pads, brushes, coarse strong alkaline solutions on or Wipe any surface. damp - Use a or lukewarm solution of mild soap Wipe with a clean, damp cloth Always 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 dish washable solution to clean the durable finish of your refrigerator. cloth and then dry. a remove hands. EXTERIOR or with WARNING Before you clean, however, remember that damp objects will stick or adhere to extremely cold surfaces. Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet - shock. Do not clean, damp use flammable or toxic cleaning liquids. Caution for Cleaning ? INTERIOR interior - parts Regular cleaning of the interior and is recommended. Use a Not in lukewarm use : Surface active agent, Car wax, sorts of oil, Gasoline, Anticorrosive, All Acids, Wax. 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. ? 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. inside the Place freezable items in freezer for To avoid During When you remove all the interior to prevent longer Remove life. to be away for an extended period, food, disconnect the power cord, clean plan thoroughly, securely fasten down all loose items refrigerator. damaging the leveling screw(s), turn them or all the way into the base. and leave each door OPEN ANTI-CONDENSATION PIPE odor formation. The outside wall of the POWER FAILURE get warm, especially just after Most power failures are corrected in an hour or two and will not affect your refrigerator temperatures. However, you should minimize the number of door openings while the power is off. failures of on top of longer duration, place your frozen packages. refrigerator cabinet may sometimes installation. Don't be alarmed. This is due to the anti- During a power block of dry ice condensation pipe, which refrigerant to prevent "sweating" on the pumps hot outer cabinet wall. 10 Anti-Condensation Pipe 3828JD8404C(O/M)¿ (2~12)2003.1.21 1:32 PM ˘`1 1 LAMP REPLACEMENT FREEZER LAMP To remove the the shield and lamp pull it shield inside the freezer forward as shown in the compartment, reach figure on the right. behind REFRIGERATOR LAMP To remove down while forward as the lamp shield inside the refrigerator compartment, pull pressing the triangular area with your thumb and pull it shown in the figure on the right. it IMPORTANT WARNINGS DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD ABOUT GROUNDING If In the event of refrigerator to its own individual electrical outlet to prevent it and other appliances or household lights from causing an overload that could cause a power outage. possible, connect the (EARTHING) electric short circuit, grounding (earthing) reduces the risk of electric shock by providing an escape wire for the electric current. In order to appliance ACCESSIBILITY OF SUPPLY PLUG Improper an prevent possible electric shock, grounded. this must be use of the grounding plug can result in an a qualified electrician or if the grounding instructions are not electric shock. Consult The refrigerator-freezer should be so positioned supply plug is accessible for quick disconnection when accident happens. service person 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 appliance must be grounded (earthed). DON'T WAIT! DO IT NOW! be a dangerous attraction gaskets, latches, lids or unused appliance, or take to children. Remove either the entire door from your some other action to make it harmless. Do not store inflammable or 11 materials, explosives chemicals in the refrigerator. 3828JD8404C(O/M)¿ (2~12)2003.1.21 1:32 PM ˘`1 2 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 a house fuse blown circuit breaker or plug been removed tripped? or loosened from the electrical wall outlet? REFRIGERATOR OR FREEZER Temperature COMPARTMENT TEMPERATURE Appliance TOO WARM Warm is control not set placed Large ABNORMAL NOISE(S) leveling door are is installed in screw needs or position. heat source. openings. time. long amount of foods Refrigerator or a proper close to wall weather-frequent Door left open for on kept a in the weak refrigerator. or uneven place, adjusting. Unnecessary objects placed in the back side of the refrigerator. 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 12 during periods of ajar. high humidity.