3828JD8220J(OM) ˙￥` 01.9.6 3:25 PM ˘`1 REFRIGERATORFREEZER OWNER'S MANUAL PLEASE READ THIS OWNER'S MANUAL THOROUGHLY BEFORE OPERATING AND KEEP IT HANDY FOR d REFERENCE AT ALL TIMES. P/NO. 3828JD8220J 3828JD8220J(OM) ‡»` 01.9.6 3:26 PM ˘`2 THIS REFRIGERATOR IS MANUFACTURED WITH GREAT CARE, AND UTILIZES THE LAT- EST 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 TO USE, OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE, AND ALSO SUPPLIES SOME USEFUL HINTS. 2 3828JD8220J(OM) ‡»` 01.9.6 3:26 PM ˘`3 INSTALLATION CONTENTS INNER PARTS OPERATION ................................................. ................................................... ...................................................... 4 5 6 Starting Temperature Bottle Rack Ice Control Cooling Making Fresh meat Defrosting Deodorizer F.I.R (optional) lamp (optional) SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE CLEANING ...................................................... GENERAL INFORMATION LAMP REPLACEMENT ............................. .................................. IMPORTANT WARNINGS ............................... BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE 3 ............ ............... 9 10 10 11 11 12 01.9.6 3:26 PM ˘`4 3828JD8220J(OM) ‡»` SELECT A GOOD LOCATION 1. Place your 2. Avoid direct refrigerator NEXT where it is easy to placing the refrigerator sunlight or moisture. 1. use. Wipe off all dust accumulated and clean your heat sources, near during shipping refrigerator thoroughly. 2. Install accessories such 3. Air must circulate properly around your refrigerator to ensure efficient operation. If your refrigerator is placed in a recessed area in the wall, allow at least a 12 inch (30 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. 3. Connect the power 4. Prior to use, let the Clearance Clearance than 5cm more than 2cm more vibrations, the refrigerator must be leveled. If necessary, adjust compensate for the leveling screw(s) unevenness 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. cord (or plug) to the appliances refrigerator run for 2-3 Check the flow of cold air in the freezer to ensure place. refrigerator 4. To avoid supply hours. Your than 30cm box, outlet. Don't double up with other on the same outlet. partment more the ice cube as evaporating tray, etc., in their proper places. They are packed together to prevent possible damage during shipping. cover To make should be the 4 is proper now cooling ready for com- has taken use. 3828JD8220J(OM) ‡»` 01.9.6 3:26 PM ˘`5 INNER PARTS FREEZER COMPARTMENT Temperature Control Dial Lamp Freezer Door Rack Shelf Ice Trays Ice Cube Box REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT F.I.R Egg Storage Rack Refrigerator Door Lamp Deodorizer Lamp Fresh Meat Rack Temperature Control Dial Shelves Multi Flow Duct Leveling Screw Vegetable Drawer Used to keep fruits and vegetables, etc. fresh and crisp. Base Cover ? NOTE If you found some parts used in other models. missing 5 from your unit, they may be parts only 01.9.6 3:26 PM ˘`6 3828JD8220J(OM) ‡»` STARTING When your refrigerator is prior to filling it with fresh If operation is first or interrupted, installed, allow it 2-3 hours to stabilize at normal operating temperatures frozen foods. wait 5 minutes before restarting. TEMPERATURE CONTROL Your refrigerator has two dials that let you regulate the temperature in the freezer and refrigerator compart- ments. Initially, dials warmer temperatures adjust the dial are setted at mid-point. For colder temperatures, adjust each dial Refrigerator Compartment " COLD " COLDEST to the "COLDEST", and for to the "COLD" 6 Freezer Compartment 01.9.6 3:26 PM ˘`7 3828JD8220J(OM) ‡»` OPERATIONS Cool air vent BOTTLE RACK COOLING Cool air vent is placed the on refrigerator door to provide Bottle Rack with cool air. When you newly put a food on Bottle provides Bottle Rack with cool air. As Rack, refrigerator a result, cooling time is shortened. If water of foreign ing, efficiency will efficiency may be substances enter the cool air vent while cleanbe lowered. In addition, if gasket is damaged, lowered to the escape of cool air. owing ICE MAKING To make ice cubes, fill the ice tray with water and place it in the freezer. To ice remove ? TIP To cubes, hold the tray remove before ice cubes at its ends and twist easily, run water on the gently. tray twisting. FRESH MEAT When the door is opened, fresh meat. So you can the air don't influence in the warmer store food more fresh in it. The shelf and inserted fresh meat must be position. If it is moved, the fresh placed at its meat can't fill the role of it. DEFROSTING Defrosting takes place automatically. The defrosted water flows down to the erator and is evaporating tray which located in the lower back side of therefrig- evaporated automatically. DEODORIZER(OPTIONAL) By using How to "palladium catalyst," deodorizing performance an Unpleasant odor of food in fresh food catalyst is located for any handling. Do not When guaranteed. no harm to you and the food. use As the need is compartment is deodorized with prick the cooling food with storing passed on to other in cooling air outlet for air outlet with a strong odor, a circulating sharp tip wrap it or air in fresh food because the store it in foods. Palladium Palladium Catalyst 7 a compartment, there is deodorizing catalyst container with a may be no damaged. lid because odor may be 3828JD8220J(OM) ‡»` 01.9.6 3:26 PM ˘`8 OPERATIONS F.I.R LAMP(OPTIONAL) Feature ? Far Infrared keep emitted from Far Infrared Rays their freshness for More effective food ? ? long as Ray Lamp prolongs the drying of the foods and helps possible. storage It is better not to store seasoned foods among fresh uncooked foods such as Raw fish, Poultry and ? as dairy products. Excessive fermentation and over ripening of foods + vegetables Lamp. will reduce the effects of the F.I.R It is useful to storage the foods unsuited in the Freezer among the foods cooked or gone bad easily. - Boiled Egg, Bamboo condiment, and Shoots, Vegetable for so on Operating ? When the refrigerator begins to operate, F.I.R on. During the refrigerator's operating, the on and off of the F.I.R Lamp is automatically controlled by the refrigerator inner temperature. Lamp turns Therefore it is not necessary to handle F.I.R Lamp. ? F.I.R Lamp is coated with vest results of F.I.R ? If F.I.R Lamp special materials for the Lamp. is veiled covered, F.I.R Lamp's or effect decreases. ? Foods wrapped in vinyl or cling wrap will have betRays than foods stored in ter exposure to F.I.R tubs ? or containers. If you want to check F.I.R Lamp operation, push the door switch in the check the light of the uncoated part of the F.I.R Lamp and socket. CAUTION ? During F.I.R with the Lamp operation, don't touch high temperature of its surface 8 F.I.R Lamp refrigerator compartment because of burning your and fingers 01.9.6 3:26 PM ˘`9 3828JD8220J(OM) ‡»` STORING FOOD Store fresh food in the in refrigerator compartment. Do not store food which goes bad Allow hot food to cool to higher How food is frozen and thawed is prior to easily at low temperatures, such hot food in the storing. Placing as refrigerator could storing the food, cover it with vinyl wrap or store in a container with evaporating, and helps food to keep its taste and nutrients. Do not open the door atures to rise. frequently. Opening is not intended for appliance Young factor spoil other food, and lead electric bills! Do not block air vents with food. Smooth circulation of chilled air The important bananas, pineapples, and melons. When from an its freshness and flavor. maintaining children should be use supervised by to the door lets warm young children ensure that lid. This do not prevents moisture keeps refrigerator temperatures air enter the refrigerator, infirm persons without or they a play with the and cause even. temper- supervision. appliance. FREEZER COMPARTMENT Do not store bottles in the freezer compartment they may break when frozen. - Do not refreeze food that has been thawed. This When storing frozen food like ice cream for a 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. Refrigerator It is desirable to store moist food and fruit) in the Shelf (especially vegetable If it is vegetable storage compartment. necessary to store on a shelf of the refrigerator, put it close to the door away from the back wall of the refrigerator to avoid being in the refrigerator. Always by the cool Vegetable circulating clean food food should be When frozen Drawer 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 01.9.6 3:26 PM ˘`1 0 3828JD8220J(OM) ‡»` CLEANING It is important that your refrigerator be kept clean to Wash all prevent undesirable odors. Spilled food should be wiped up immediately, since it may acidify stain plastic surfaces if allowed to settle. Never use metallic abrasive cleaners a baking soda solution. dry. and INTERIOR PARTS scouring pads, brushes, or compartments with Rinse and coarse strong alkaline solutions door on Wash compartment shelves, racks, storage trays and magnetic door seals etc. with the any surface. gent and - baking warm soda solution water. Rinse and or a mild deter- dry. Before you clean, however, remember that damp will stick or adhere to extremely cold sur- objects faces. Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet damp or hands. EXTERIOR - Use a WARNING lukewarm solution of mild soap 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 detergent to clean the durable finish of your refrigerator. Wipe with a clean, damp cloth and then dry. or INTERIOR interior - Regular cleaning of the interior and parts is recommended. If you have the No Frost model which defrosts automatically, leave shock. Do not both doors open during the entire cleaning process. Disconnect the power supply, and remove food and all compartment shelves, storage trays use flammable or toxic clean- ing liquids. etc. 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 the interior thoroughly, to to be away for an longer Remove life. extended period, securely fasten down all loose items refrigerator. damaging the leveling screw(s), turn them or all the way into the base. food, disconnect the power cord, clean and leave each door OPEN ANTI-CONDENSATION PIPE prevent odor formation. The outside wall of the POWER FAILURE sometimes 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 cially just get refrigerator after installation. Don't be alarmed. This is due to the anti-con- openings while the power is off. During power failures of longer duration, place a block of dry ice on top of your frozen packages. densation pipe, which refrigerant to prevent "sweating" on the pumps hot outer cabinet wall. 10 cabinet may warm, espeAnti-Condensation Pipe 01.9.6 3:26 PM ˘`1 1 3828JD8220J(OM) ‡»` LAMP REPLACEMENT FREEZER LAMP 1. Unplug the power cord from the outlet. 2. Remove the hand after room lamp lid by taking down while pulling it forward with your inserting finger into the inside hole as shown in the figure at right. 3. Remove the lamp by turning 4. Assemble in reverse same specification it counterclockwise and replace new one. disassembly. Replacement bulb must be the original. order of as REFRIGERATOR LAMP 1. Unplug the power cord from the outlet. 2. Remove the up most refrigerator shelf. lamp lid by taking down while pulling it forward with your inserting finger into the inside hole as shown in the figure at 3. Remove the hand after room right. 4. Turn the lamp 5. Assemble in same counterclockwise and reverse specification replace new one. disassembly. Replacement original. order of as bulb must be the IMPORTANT WARNINGS The is not intended for appliance children or Young children should be supervised they do not play with the appliance. by young supervision. use infirm persons without DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD ABOUT GROUNDING If In the event of possible, connect the refrigerator vidual electrical outlet to ances or household load that could own indi- from power causing an over- outage. In order to appliance POWER CORD REPLACEMENT If the cord is Improper empty refrigerator be a attraction to children. Remove latches, lids appliance,or or an (EARTHING) electric short prevent possible electric shock, this must be use grounded. of the vice person if the grounding plug can result in an a qualified electrician or sergrounding instructions are not completely understood, or if you have doubts appliance is properly grounded. on whether the This VERY DANGEROUS ATTRACTION can that electric shock. Consult it must be supply damaged, replaced by the manufacturer or its service agent or similarly qualified person in order to avoid a hazard. An ensure circuit, grounding (earthing) reduces the risk of electric shock by providing an escape wire for the electric current. prevent it and other appli- lights cause a to its to dangerous either gaskets, appliance must be grounded (earthed). DON'T WAIT! DO IT NOW! the entire door from your unused some other action to make it Do not store inflammable take harmless. or 11 materials, explosives refrigerator. chemicals in the 3828JD8220J(OM) ˙￥` 01.9.6 3:25 PM ˘`1 BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE SERVICE CALLS CAN OFTEN BE AVOIDED! IF YOU FEEL YOUR REFRIGERATOR IS NOT OPERATING POSSIBLE CAUSES FIRST PROPERLY, CHECK THESE : PROBLEM POSSIBLE CAUSES REFRIGERATOR DOES Has NOT OPERATE Has the power cord a house fuse blown circuit breaker or been removed plug tripped? or loosened from the electrical wall outlet? REFRIGERATOR OR FREEZER Temperature COMPARTMENT TEMPERATURE Appliance TOO WARM Warm is control not set placed weather-frequent Door left open for Large ABNORMAL NOISE(S) leveling door long amount of foods Refrigerator or a proper needs or position. heat source. openings. time. are is installed in screw on close to wall 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 during periods of ajar. high humidity.