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. FRIGORIFICOCONGELADOR 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. 3828JD8306G 3828JD8306G(O/M)¿ (2~12)02.8.1711:26AM ˘`2 INSTALLATION ................................................. 3 CONTENTS INNER PARTS OPERATION ................................................... ...................................................... 4 5 Starting Control Temperature Bottle Rack Ice Cooling Making Chilled Room Defrosting Deodorizer F.I.R (optional) Lamp (optional) SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE CLEANING ...................................................... GENERAL INFORMATION LAMP REPLACEMENT ............................. .................................. IMPORTANT WARNINGS ............................... BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE 2 ............ ............... 9 10 10 11 11 12 (2~12)02.8.1711:26AM ˘`3 3828JD8306G(O/M)¿ 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 USING YOUR REFRIGERATOR, PLEASE READ THIS BOOKLET CAREFULLY. IT PROVIDES EXACT INSTRUCTIONS TO USE, OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE, AND ALSO SUPPLIES SOME USEFUL HINTS. INSTALLATION SELECT A GOOD LOCATION 1. Place your 2. Avoid refrigerator where it is easy to placing the refrigerator sunlight or moisture. direct near NEXT 1. Clean your use. 2. Install accessories such The the and 2 inches 3. Connect the power refrigerator should floor, especially if it or required, adjust compensate for the 4. Prior to be elevated 1 inch from is for 2 carpeted. vibrations, the unit screws Your to 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 below 5 °C. It may the debasement of the or supply storing food, cord to (or plug) to the appliances on leave your refrigerator 3 hours. compartment of the floor. unevenness box, etc., in Check the flow of cold air in the freezer must be level. leveling ice cube outlet. Don't double up with other the same outlet. from the wall. 4. To avoid If refrigerator off 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 more as their proper 3. There must be proper air circulation around your refrigerator to keep it operating efficiently. clearance above the refrigerator thoroughly and wipe during shipping. all dust accumulated heat sources, refrigerator. 3 to refrigerator ensure is now proper cooling. ready for use. on 3828JD8306G(O/M)¿ (2~12)02.8.1711:26AM ˘`4 INNER PARTS FREEZER COMPARTMENT Freezer Lamp Freezer Shelf Freezer Temperature Control Dial Ice Twisting Serve(Option) Freezer Door Rack or General Ice Type Making REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT Egg Storage Rack Deodorizer (Optional) F.I.R Lamp (Optional) Refrigerator Door Rack Lamp Chilled Room Refrigerator Temperature Control Dial Shelves Leveling Multi Flow Duct Vegetable Drawer Used to keep fruits and vegetables, etc. fresh and crisp. Base Cover ? NOTE Screw If you found some parts used in other models. missing 4 from your unit, they may be parts only (2~12)02.8.1711:26AM ˘`5 3828JD8306G(O/M)¿ STARTING When your prior If to refrigerator is filling it with fresh operation is interrupted, first or installed, allow it 2-3 hours to stabilize at normal operating temperatures frozen foods. wait 5 minutes before restarting. TEMPERATURE CONTROL REFRIGERATOR ? Your refrigerator has two controls that let you regulate the temperature refrigerator compartments. in the freezer and COLDEST ? Initially, dials are setted at mid-point. For colder temperatures, adjust Refrigerator Compartment dial to the "COLDEST", and for warmer temperatures adjust the dial to the "COLD". COLD TEMP. CONTROL FREEZER ?FREEZERCONTROL-1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Setting at "9", the freezer compartment becomes colder. But the refrigerator compartment becomes warmer because less cold air flows into the refrigerator compartment. FREEZER CONTROL FREEZER MIN NORMAL FREEZER MAX 73 654 ? ? ? In cold weather the unit operates less and the freezer compartment has tendency to warm up. For colder turn the FREEZER CONTROL to "7"~"9". freezer, a 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 FREEZER CONTROL dial between 7 and 9 to cool it. Return the FREEZER CONTROL dial to the original position In hot weather put much foods in the refrigerator compartment, the refrigerator compartment has or to tendency to warm up. For colder refrigerator, to cut down the consumption of energy. turn the FREEZER CONTROL to "2"~"4"to direct more cold air into the compartment, and the refrigerator compartment dial to the "COLDEST". Setting at "7"~"9"of the FREEZER CONTROL, the refrigerator compartment will 5 not be cold refrigerator enough. a (2~12)02.8.1711:26AM ˘`6 3828JD8306G(O/M)¿ OPERATIONS BOTTLE RACK COOLING Cool air vent is placed on the refrigerator door to Cool air vent 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 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 have. Type To make ice place To ice remove twist cubes, fill the ice tray with water and it in the freezer. cubes, hold the tray at its ends and gently. To TIP remove the Twisting Ice Serve To make ice insert in its ice cubes easily, run water on tray before twisting. Type cubes, fill the ice tray with 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 (2~12)02.8.1711:26AM ˘`7 3828JD8306G(O/M)¿ OPERATIONS CHILLED ROOM When the door is in the chilled the opened, room. So you The shelf and inserted chilled position. If it is warmer can air don't influence store food moved, the chilled more must be room room fresh in it. placed at its can't fill the role of it. DEFROSTING Defrosting takes place automatically. The defrosted water flows down to the and is refrigerator DEODORIZER By using evaporating tray evaporated automatically. which located in the lower back side of the (OPTIONAL) "TiO2 catalyst," deodorizing performance is guaranteed. an Unpleasant odor of food in fresh food compartment is deodorized with no harm to you and the food. 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 Catalyst of the some length a circulating sharp tip wrap it or air in fresh food because the store it in a deodorizing catalyst container with catalyst and the odor is 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. to ODEST COD 7 compartment, there is a may be no damaged. lid because odor may be (2~12)02.8.1711:26AM ˘`8 3828JD8306G(O/M)¿ 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 ? 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 It is useful to -Boiled Egg, and so on storage the foods unsuited in the Freezer among the foods cooked Shoots, Vegetable for condiment, and so on or gone bad easily. Bamboo 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. When you check the 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 (2~12)02.8.1711:26AM ˘`9 3828JD8306G(O/M)¿ 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 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 (2~12)02.8.1711:26AM ˘`1 0 3828JD8306G(O/M)¿ CLEANING It is important that your be refrigerator 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 INTERIOR PARTS coarse strong alkaline solutions door on detergent detergent refrigerator. Wipe then dry. interior outlet - a with a clean, damp cloth and Regular cleaning of the interior and parts is recommended. If you have the No Frost model which defrosts automatically, leave compartment shelves, storage trays power cord from the wall to ? Not in both doors open during the entire cleaning process. Disconnect the power supply, and remove food and all mild dry. 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. Caution for Cleaning lukewarm solution of mild soap to clean the durable finish of your or INTERIOR Always prior remove Use or a water. Rinse and WARNING or hands. - soda solution warm Before you clean, however, remember that damp will stick or adhere to extremely cold surfaces. Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet - baking and objects EXTERIOR soda solution. Wash compartment shelves, racks, storage trays and magnetic door seals etc. with the any surface. damp baking a dry. and scouring pads, brushes, or compartments with Rinse and use : Surface active Anticorrosive, All Acids, Wax. etc. ? sorts of agent, Car wax, 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 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 especially just while the power is off. openings failures of on top of longer duration, place your frozen packages. refrigerator after Don't be alarmed. This is due to the anti- power block of dry ice condensation pipe, which refrigerant to prevent "sweating" on the pumps hot outer cabinet wall. 10 cabinet may warm, installation. During a get Anti-Condensation Pipe (2~12)02.8.1711:26AM ˘`1 1 3828JD8306G(O/M)¿ LAMP REPLACEMENT FREEZER LAMP To remove the lamp shield and pull it forward shield inside the freezer as shown in the compartment, reach behind the figure on the right. REFRIGERATOR LAMP To remove while the lamp shield inside the refrigerator compartment, pull triangular area with your thumb and pull it shown in the figure on the right. pressing forward as it down the IMPORTANT WARNINGS DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD ABOUT GROUNDING If In the event of possible, connect the refrigerator individual electrical outlet to appliances or household overload that could from power causing an outage. In order to appliance ACCESSIBILITY OF SUPPLY PLUG The refrigerator-freezer should be positioned that the supply plug is accessible for quick disconnection when accident happens. (EARTHING) electric short circuit, grounding (earthing) reduces the risk of electric shock by providing an escape wire for the electric current. own prevent it and other lights cause a to its Improper an prevent possible electric shock, this must be use grounded. of the grounding plug can result in an a qualified electrician or the grounding instructions are not electric shock. Consult so service person if 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 refrigerator. chemicals in the 3828JD8306G(O/M)¿ (2~12)02.8.1711:26AM ˘`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 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.