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(13~22) SVP AVANT D'UTILISER L'APPAREIL LISEZ ATTENTIVEMENT LE MANUEL DU PROPRIETAIRE ET CONSERVEZ LE SOIGNEUSEMENT POUR UNE ULTERIEURE CONSULTATION. FRIGORIFICOCONGELADOR MANUAL DEL USUARIO(23~32) LEA ESTE MANUAL EN SU TOTALIDAD ANTES DE UTILIZAR EL EQUIPO Y MANTENGALO SIEMPRE A MANO PARA POSIBLES CONSULTAS. P/NO. 3828JD8220C 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 INSTALLATION ................................................. 4 CONTENTS INNER PARTS OPERATION ................................................... ...................................................... 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 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. off all dust accumulated and clean your heat sources, near Wipe during shipping refrigerator thoroughly. 2. Install accessories such 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. supply 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 box, hours. Your than 30cm the ice cube outlet. Don't double up with other on the same outlet. partment more as evaporating tray, etc., in their proper places. They are packed together to prevent possible damage during shipping. cover 3. Air must circulate To make should be the 4 is proper now cooling ready for com- has taken use. 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 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 to the "COLDEST", and for to the "COLD" Refrigerator Compartment u COLD u COLDEST 6 Freezer Compartment 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 the air don't influence in the warmer store food can 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 a circulating sharp tip strong odor, 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 OPERATIONS F.I.R LAMP(OPTIONAL) Feature ? Far Infrared its ? Rays emitted from Far Infrared form without original By increasing Ray Lamp restrains the dryness of the foods and keeps transforming. the nucleic acid, Far Infrared Rays also keeps the taste and the smell of the food long time. More effective food ? It is useful to salt storage storage the food without condiment such as keep in the low or sugar, and the food needed to temperature among the raw food with no heating or no disinfection. -(Sliced) Raw Fish, Meat, Poultry and ? It is useful to F.I.R's the keep the original taste of the food by restraining excessive fermentation and overripe of the foods. -Vegetable with spices, Yogurt, ? so on It is useful to -Boiled Egg, and so on storage the foods unsuited in the Freezer among the foods cooked Bamboo Shoots, Vegetable for condiment, and so on or gone bad easily. 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. ? ? If you storage the foods wrapped in the vinyl or wrapper, not in the vessel with lid, the foods will get more effective results of F.I.R. 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 STORING FOOD Store fresh food in the in maintaining 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 important factor bananas, pineapples, and melons. refrigerator could spoil other food, and lead electric bills! When from an its freshness and flavor. 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 block air vents with food. Smooth circulation of chilled air Do not open the door atures to rise. frequently. Opening the door lets warm a lid. This prevents moisture keeps refrigerator temperatures air enter the refrigerator, and cause even. temper- 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. 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 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 power cord from the wall Always 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 to clean the durable finish of your detergent refrigerator. Wipe then dry. or INTERIOR interior - with a remove outlet clean, damp cloth and 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 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 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 LAMP REPLACEMENT FREEZER LAMP 1. the power cord from the outlet. room lamp lid by taking down while pulling it forward with your hand after inserting finger into the inside hole as shown in the figure at right. Unplug 2. Remove the 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. 3. Remove the 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. Turn the lamp counterclockwise and replace new one. Assemble in reverse order of disassembly. Replacement bulb must be the same specification as original. hand after 4. 5. IMPORTANT WARNINGS 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 indi- own from power causing (EARTHING) electric short 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 an over- 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 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. VERY DANGEROUS ATTRACTION An empty refrigerator can 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. This appliance must be grounded (earthed). DON'T WAIT! DO IT NOW! Please don't stain the area near to door switch with any sweet food so that ants can't mal operation of door switch. interrupt the Do not store inflammable nor- or 11 materials, explosives refrigerator. chemicals in the 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 or tripped? 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 are is installed in screw proper needs or position. heat source. openings. time. long amount of foods Refrigerator or a 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 12 during periods of ajar. high humidity.