INSTALLATION CONTENTS ............................................ FEATURE CHART OPERATION ........................................ .................................................. 3 4 5 Starting Temperature Ice Control Making Chilled Compartment Defrosting Deodorizer (Optional) SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE REVERSIBLE DOOR ...... ................................... 8 9 Precaution How to reverse CLEANING the door .................................................. GENERAL INFORMATION LAMP REPLACEMENT ....................... ............................. IMPORTANT WARNINGS ......................... BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE 2 ......... 11 11 12 12 13 THIS REFRIGERATOR IS MANUFACTURED WITH GREAT CARE AND UTILIZES THE LATEST IN TECHNOLOGY. WE ARE CONFIDENT THAT YOU WILL BE FULLY SATISFIED WITH ITS PERFORMANCE AND RELIABILITY. BEFORE USING YOUR REFRIGERATOR, PLEASE READ THIS BOOKLET CAREFULLY. IT PROVIDES EXACT INSTRUCTIONS FOR INSTALLATION, OPERATION, AND MAINTENANCE, AND ALSO SUPPLIES SOME USEFUL HINTS. INSTALLATION SELECT A GOOD LOCATION 1. Place your 2. Avoid refrigerator where placing it is easy to NEXT 1. use. refrigerator near heat sunlight or moisture. 3. Air must circulate a recessed area in the wall, allow at least 10 inches (25 cm) or greater clearance above the refrigerator and 2 (5 cm) or more from the wall. The refrigerator should be elevated 1 inch (2.5 cm) from the floor, especially if the floor carpeted. vibrations, the refrigerator on easily, box, the same outlet. 4. Prior to use, let the refrigerator run for 2-3 hours. Check the flow of cold air in the freezer is compartment must be taken level. If necessary, adjust the leveling screw(s) to compensate for unevenness of the floor. To close the doors the ice cube 3. Connect the power supply cord (or plug) to the outlet. Don't double up with other appliances inches 4. To avoid as evaporating tray cover, etc., in their proper places. They are packed together to prevent possible damage during shipping. around your efficient operation. in during shipping refrigerator thoroughly. 2. Install accessories such properly refrigerator to ensure If your refrigerator is placed off all dust accumulated and clean your the sources, direct Wipe use. the front should be 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 the refrigerator, counterclockwise to lower it. 3 to proper cooling has refrigerator is now ready for ensure place.Your FEATURE CHART FREEZER COMPARTMENT Twisting Ice Serve (Option) or General Type Ice Making Freezer Freezer Door Rack Temperature Control Knob REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT Chilled Egg Storage Rack Compartment Refrigerator Temperature Electronic Control (Optional) Lamp Deodorizer (Optional) Refrigerator Drawer Vegetable Used to keep fruits and vegetables, etc. fresh and crisp. Leveling Screws Cover Lower (Optional) NOTE All Door Rack parts shown may not be included with every model. 4 OPERATION STARTING When your prior to If refrigerator is first installed, allow filling it with fresh or frozen foods. operation is interrupted, it 2-3 hours to stabilize at normal wait 5 minutes before operating temperatures restarting. TEMPERATURE CONTROL REFRIGERATOR The default of the setting temperature control button for the refrigerator compartment You can set the is NORMAL. refrigerator temperature using the Refrigerator Temperature Control. Whenever Ref. Temp Control The pressing the button, the LED emit light. temperature of the compartment is highered 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 electricity, [TEMPERATURE CONTROL 5 STEPS] FREEZER TEMP.CONTROL The default setting of the temperature control knob for the freezer compartment is the MID point. For colder temperatures, adjust the control knob to MAX, and for temperatures, adjust the control knob to MIN position. 5 warmer OPERATION ICE MAKING Determine which General type ice-making system you have. Type Ice To make ice place it on cubes, fill the ice tray with To ice remove twist water and the ice cube box. Then insert the ice cube box in the freezer Trays Ice Cube Box compartment. cubes, hold the tray at its ends and gently. Twisting Ice Serve Type To make ice insert in its cubes, fill the ice tray with water and Ice position. Trays Ice Cube Box To cubes, hold the knob of the tray and gently. Then, ice cubes drop in the ice cube remove turn ice box. You the Twisting freezer compartment larger. can remove Ice Serve to make the Frame You should remove the ice first, then pull the frame Trays and Ice Cube Box out toword the right 6 side. OPERATION CHILLED COMPARTMENT When the door is opened, the You can keep warmer air doesn't influence the fresh meat. food fresher in it. DEFROSTING Defrosting takes place automatically. The defrosted water flows down to the refrigerator and is DEODORIZER By using a As the is located in the lower back side of the (OPTIONAL) catalyst, deodorizing performance Unpleasant How to evaporating tray which evaporated automatically. odor of food in the fresh food is guaranteed. compartment is deodorized with no harm to you and the food. use catalyst is located in cooling air outlet for circulating air in fresh food compartment, there is no need to touch it. Do not puncture the cooling air outlet with a sharp tip because the deodorizing catalyst may be damaged. When storing be absorbed food with by a strong odor, wrap it or store it in other foods. 7 a container with a lid because the odor may SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE STORING FOOD Store fresh food in the refrigerator compartment. How food is frozen and thawed is an important factor in its freshness and flavor. maintaining Do not store food which goes bad melons. Allow hot food to cool lead to higher prior to easily at low storing. Placing temperatures, such hot food in the as bananas, pineapples, and refrigerator could spoil other food and electric bills! When storing, cover food 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 a lid. This prevents moisture from keeps refrigerator temperatures even. Do not open the door temperatures to rise. frequently. Opening the door lets warm air enter the refrigerator, causing FREEZER COMPARTMENT Do not store bottles in the freezer compartment - they may break when frozen. Do not refreeze food that has been thawed. This deteriorates taste and nutrition. When storing frozen food like ice cream for a long period, place it on the freezer shelf, not in the door rack. Avoid storing any food close to the bottom area of the freezer shelf to keep efficient air circulation. REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT Avoid placing moist food deep inside refrigerator shelves, it could freeze upon direct contact with chilled air. Always clean food prior to refrigeration. Vegetables and fruits should be washed and packed food should be wiped clean to prevent adjacent food from spoiling. When storing eggs in their storage rack, ensure position, which keeps them fresh longer. that 8 they are fresh. Always and wiped, store them in a upright REVERSIBLE DOOR - PRECAUTION 1. The door can be reversed if required by location Converting Door is Optional or user preference. 2. Before reversing the door, remove all foods and accessories (shelves, trays, bins, etc.) Which are not attached to the refrigerator. 3. Use a phillips driver, remove or driver, torque wrench, spanner to or attach the bolt. 4. Be careful not to disassembleling assembly. 5. Don't bolt refrigerator when assembling or lower hinge and the adjustable screw drop the the lay the refrigerator down 6. Be careful not to drop while working the doors when on removing it, as or this will replacing cause a malfunction and damage. them. HOW TO REVERSE THE DOOR (when converting from the left-opening type to right opening type) 1 3 Remove the cap and upper Remove the center Refrigerator Door hinge hinge 2 Remove the Freezer Door 4 Remove the lower and the 9 hinge REVERSIBLE DOOR 5 position of the adjustable screw assembly 7 Move the cap and bracket to the opposite side of the refrigerator door 9 Reverse the Assemble the door correct side 11 Reverse the upper stopper for the pin position 6 Assemble the lower 8 Move the cap to the opposite side and assemble the center hinge. 10 of the Move the cap to the freezer door 12 hinge 10 hinge opposite Assemble the upper the cap hinge side of the and replace CLEANING It is important that your refrigerator be kept clean to prevent undesirable odors. Spilled food should be INTERIOR PARTS door wiped up immediately, since it may acidify and stain plastic surfaces if allowed to settle. Never use abrasive metallic cleaners, scouring pads, brushes, or strong etc. with the EXTERIOR warm Use dry. 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 shock. Do not use flammable or toxic cleaning liquids. hands. a - interior water. Rinse and mild WARNING detergent refrigerator. Wipe with a clean, damp cloth and then dry. INTERIOR Regular cleaning of the interior and or or a on lukewarm solution of mild soap to clean the durable finish of your - soda solution baking and detergent Before you clean, remember that damp objects will stick or adhere to extremely cold surfaces. Do not damp compartment shelves, racks, storage trays, and magnetic door seals any surface. or Wash coarse alkaline solutions touch frozen surfaces with wet - parts is recommended. If you have the No Frost model which defrosts automatically, leave both doors open during the entire cleaning process. Disconnect the power supply, and remove food and all compartment shelves, storage trays etc. Wash all compartments with solution. Rinse and a baking soda dry. 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. If you move, empty the refrigerator (freezer) completely and wash a mild solution of baking When you remove all plan to Be food, scratching During interior to soda and water. be away for an extended period, disconnect the power cord, clean the thoroughly, and leave each door OPEN sure (2 TBS soda to 1 quart water) the soda is the completely dissolved to avoid inside of the refrigerator (freezer). Secure any loose items, such as racks, bins, ice trays, etc. Do not try to move a loaded refrigerator. prevent odor formation. POWER FAILURE ANTI-CONDENSATION PIPE Most power failures are corrected in an hour or two and will not affect your refrigerator temperatures. The outside wall of the However, you should minimize the number of door especially just openings while the power is off. During power failures of longer duration, place a block of dry ice on top of your frozen packages. installation. sometimes get refrigerator warm, after Don't be alarmed. This is due to the anti-condensation pipe, which pumps hot refrigerant to prevent sweating on the DRY ICE WARNING When using dry ice, provide adequate ventilation. Dry ice is frozen carbon dioxide (CO2). When it vaporizes, it can displace oxygen, causing dizziness, light-headedness, unconsciousness, and death by suffocation. Open a window and do not breathe the vapors. outer cabinet wall. 11 cabinet may LAMP REPLACEMENT 1. Unplug the power cord from the outlet. 2. Remove 3. To refrigerator shelves. remove under hole 4. Turn the the lamp cover, insert a slotted driver at the of the lamp cover and pull it out forwards. lamp 5. Assemble in counterclockwise. order of reverse Replacement of one bulb must be disassembly. the same specification original. as IMPORTANT WARNINGS DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD ABOUT GROUNDING Use this In the event of an appliance on a outlet that is the Overloading a only circuit dedicated outlet causes on low malfunction, possible damage to and poor cooling capacity. Check your local electric code qualified or electrician if you have circuit; that is, electric short circuit, grounding (earthing) reduces the risk of electric shock by providing an escape wire for the electric current. In order to prevent possible electric shock, this appliance must be grounded. Improper use of the 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. the circuit. voltage, the equipment, consult an (EARTHING) a questions. ACCESSIBILITY SUPPLY PLUG The refrigerator-freezer should be so positioned that the supply plug is accessible for quick disconnection if an accident happens. DO NOT MODIFY OR EXTEND THE POWER CORD LENGTH. SUPPLY CORD REPLACEMENT If the It will cause electric shock or fire. damaged, it must be replaced by the manufacturer or replacement or a similarly qualified person in order to avoid a hazard. supply cord is VERY DANGEROUS ATTRACTION An empty refrigerator can be a attraction to children. Remove latches, lids appliance,or This dangerous either gaskets, appliance must be grounded (earthed). DON'T WAIT! DO IT NOW! the entire door from your unused take some other action to make it or Do not store inflammable materials, explosives, or chemicals in the refrigerator. harmless. 12 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 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, or leveling screw needs adjusting. Unnecessary objects placed behind the refrigerator. REFRIGERATOR Foods with HAS ODOR or strong wrapped. Interior needs DEW FORMS ON THE Not unusual CABINET SURFACE Door may 13 odors should be tightly covered cleaning. during periods of high humidity. have been left ajar.