REFRIGERATORFREEZER OWNER'S MANUAL PLEASE READ THIS OWNER'S MANUAL THOROUGHLY BEFORE OPERATING AND KEEP IT HANDY FOR REFERENCE AT ALL TIMES. INSTALLATION ........................................................ FEATURE CHART OPERATION ............................................................. Starting Temperature Ice .................................................... 2 3 4 Control Making Chilled Room Deodorizer(option) F. I. R. Lamp(option) SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE CLEANING ................... ............................................................... GENERAL INFORMATION LAMP REPLACEMENT ...................................... .......................................... IMPORTANT WARNINGS ...................................... 8 9 9 10 10 REPLACEMENT OF DOOR OPENING TYPE .........11~12 BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE ....................... 13 P/No. 3828JD8216E 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 NEXT Place your 2. Avoid placing the unit sunlight or moisture. it is easy to use. 1. Clean your 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 and 2 inches refrigerator 3. Connect the power or 4. Prior to should be elevated 1 inch from required, adjust compensate for for 2 the leveling screws to Your of the floor. The front should be slightly higher than the rear 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. If the low appliance between 10˚C and 43˚C. temperature around the appliance is or high, cooling ability or supply storing food, cord to (or plug) to the appliances on leave your refrigerator 3 hours. compartment to aid in door 5. Install this box, etc., in Check the flow of cold air in the freezer must be level. unevenness ice cube outlet. Don't double up with other the same outlet. floor, especially if it is carpeted. vibrations, the unit off places.They are packed together prevent possible damage during shipment. from the wall. 4. To avoid If refrigerator as their proper If your refrigerator is placed in a recessed area in the wall, allow at least 10 inches or greater clearance above the refrigerator thoroughly and wipe during shipping. all dust accumulated too may lessen. 2 to refrigerator ensure is now proper cooling. ready for use. on FEATURE CHART FREEZER COMPARTMENT Freezer Temperature Freezer Door Rack Control Dial Ice Trays Freezer Shelf (Plastic Twisting Ice or Steel) Rack Egg Storage Serve(Option) or General Type Ice Making REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT Deodorizer (Option) Chilled Compariment Temperature Dairy Corner (Option) Control Dial F.I.R Movable Rack Lamp Lamp (Option) Bottle Guide Shelves (Plastic or Refrigerator Steel) Door Rack Multi Flow Duct Distributes cold air to each part of refrigerator compartment. Leveling Vegetable Drawer Used to keep fruits and vegetables, etc. fresh and crisp. NOTE ? If you found some parts missing from your unit, they may be parts only used in other models. 3 Screw OPERATION STARTING When your refrigerator is prior to filling it with fresh If operation is interrupted, first or installed, allow it 2-3 hours to stabilize at normal operating temperatures frozen foods. allow 5 minutes delay before restarting. TEMPERATURE CONTROL REFRIGERATOR ? 5 6 4 7 3 refrigerator has two controls that let you regulate the temperature refrigerator compartments. in the 8 2 COLD Your freezer and 9 COLDEST ? 1 TEMP. CONTROL Initially set the TEMP. CONTROL at "5" and the COLD AIR CONTROL at (plastic shelf) or "7" (steel shelf). Leave it operating for 24 hours(one day) to stabilize. Then adjust the compartment temperature according to your desire. "5" ?TEMP.CONTROL-1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 FREEZER The 1 REFRIG. MAX 5 NORMAL 9 FREEZER. MAX higher the number setting, the colder the refrigerator compartment will become. COLD AIR CONTROL 73 654 ?COLDAIRCONTROL-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. (PLASTIC SHELF) ? COLD AIR CONTROL FOR STEEL SHELF 1 REFRIG. MAX 7 NORMAL 9 FREEZER. MAX ? 95 876 In cold weather the unit operates less and the freezer compartment has tendency to warm up. For colder turn the COLD AIR CONTROL to "7"~"9". freezer, If you take a lot of foods in the freezer temperature is apt to be somewhat a open its door frequently, its In this case, set the COLD AIR or higher. CONTROL dial between 7 and 9 to cool it. Return the COLD AIR CONTROL dial to the (STEEL SHELF) ? In hot weather or to original position to cut down the consumption of energy. put much foods in the refrigerator compartment, the refrigerator compartment has tendency to warm up. For colder refrigerator, turn the COLD AIR CONTROL to "2"~"4"to direct more cold air into the compartment, and the TEMP. CONTROL to "7"~"9". Setting at "7"~"9"of the COLD AIR CONTROL, the refrigerator compartment will 4 not be cold refrigerator enough. a OPERATION ICE MAKING Kindly, Find your General appliance is using type or Twisting ice serve type. Type To make ice place it on cubes, fill the ice tray with remove twist Ice Trays ice Ice Cube Box compartment. cubes, hold the tray at its ends and gently. Twisting Ice Serve To make ice Type cubes, fill the ice tray with insert in its position. To ice remove turn water and the Ice cube box. Then insert the ice cube box in the freezer To General water and cubes, hold the knob of the tray and gently. Then, ice cubes drop in the ice cube box. (In case of a To place a shelf at cube Ice Trays Ice Cube Box steel box, and shelf) a higher position, remove the ice place the shelf, and then replace the ice cube box. Frame You Twisting compartment larger. can remove You should first then remove pull Ice Ice Serve to Trays and Ice right side. use freezer Cube Box the frame out 5 OPERATION CHILLED COMPARIMENT When the door is opened, in the fresh meat. So you the can warmer keep air doesn't influence food fresher in it. DEFROSTING Defrosting takes place automatically. The defrosted water flows down to the and is refrigerator evaporating tray evaporated automatically. which is located in the lower back side of the DEODORIZER(OPTIONAL) By using a catalyst, deodorizing performance Unpleasant How to odor of food in fresh food catalyst is located for any handling. Do not guaranteed. compartment is deodorized with prick the cooling in cooling air outlet for air outlet with When storing food with a strong odor, passed on to other foods. a circulating remove after in harm to you and the food. sharp tip wrap it or air in fresh food because the store it in a the deodorizer, take down while pulling it forward inserting type the figure at right. driver into the inside hole as shown 6 compartment, there is deodorizing catalyst container with Catalyst Catalyst To no use As the need is a may be no damaged. lid because odor may be OPERATIONS F.I.R LAMP(OPTION) Feature Far Infrared Rays emitted from Far Infrared form without original By increasing long time. Ray Lamp restrains the dryness of the foods and keeps its transforming. the nucleic 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 Lamp's is veiled special materials for the vest effect decreases. 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 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. 7 F.I.R Lamp Lamp lid, the foods will get more because you may burn your because you may burn your fingers fingers SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE STORING FOOD Store fresh food in the in maintaining refrigerator compartment. Do not store food which goes bad Allow hot food to cool to How food is frozen and defrosted is prior to at low easily temperatures, such hot food in the storing. Placing as important factor bananas, pineapples, and melons. refrigerator could spoil other food, and lead electric bills! high When storing, wrap food in vinyl, or place in a covered container. This prevents evaporating, and helps food to keep its taste and nutritional valve. Do not block air vents with food. Smooth circulation of chilled air Do not open the door temperatures to rise. To an freshness and flavor. adjust the frequently. Opening the door lets temperature control easily, do warm not store food keeps refrigerator temperatures air enter the near moisture from the even. refrigerator, causing temperature control dial. FREEZER COMPARTMENT Do not store bottles in the freezer compartment they may break when frozen. - Do not refreeze food that has been defrosted. This When storing frozen food like ice cream for a causes loss of taste and nutritional valve. long period, place it on the freezer shelf, not in the door rack. REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT Avoid placing moist food on deep interior refrigerator shelves, it could freeze upon direct contact with chilled air. To avoid this it is better to store food in the covered container. Always clean food food should be prior to refrigeration. Vegetables and fruits should wiped clean, to prevent adjacent food from spoiling. When storing eggs in their storage rack, position, which keeps them fresh longer. NOTE ensure that they are be washed and fresh, and always wiped, and store them in a packed up-right If you keep the refrigerator in a hot, and humid place, frequently open its door or put a lot of vegetables in it, dew may form in it, which has no effect on its performance. Remove the dew with dust cloth free from care. 8 CLEANING It is important that your be refrigerator kept clean to INTERIOR PARTS Wash compartment shelves, racks, storage trays and magnetic door seals prevent undesirable odors. Spilled food should be door wiped up immediately, since it may acidify stain plastic surfaces if allowed to settle. etc. with Never use metallic abrasive cleaners and and scouring pads, brushes, or detergent 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 short circuit. Do not use flammable or toxic cleaning liquids. outlet or hands. - Use a lukewarm solution of mild soap detergent to clean the durable finish of your refrigerator. Wipe with a clean, damp cloth and then dry. or - mild remove surfaces. Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet INTERIOR or a dry. WARNING on Before you clean, however, remember that damp objects will stick or adhere to extremely cold EXTERIOR soda solution water. Rinse and coarse strong alkaline solutions any surface. damp baking a warm - Regular cleaning of the interior and interior parts is recommended. If you have the Wash all compartments with a baking soda solution. Rinse and dry. 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 securely fasten down all loose items refrigerator. damaging the leveling screws, turn them or all the way into the base. period, food, disconnect the power cord, clean and leave each door OPEN ANTI-CONDENSATION PIPE prevent odor formation. The outside wall of the POWER FAILURE Most power failures are corrected in an hour or two and will not affect your refrigerator temperatures. while the power is off. failures of on top of longer duration, place your frozen packages. warm, after installation. Don't be alarmed. This is due to During a cabinet may get especially just However, you should minimize the number of door openings refrigerator sometimes power block of dry ice the anti-condensation pipe, which pumps hot refrigerant to prevent "sweating" on the outer cabinet wall. 9 Anti-Condensation Pipe LAMP REPLACEMENT 1. Unplug the power cord from the outlet. 2. Remove refrigerator shelves. the lamp cover, insert type driver at the one of under lamp cover and pull it out forwards. Turn the lamp counterclockwise. Assemble in reverse order of disassembly. Replacement bulb must same specification as original. 3. To 4. 5. hole of the remove be the IMPORTANT WARNINGS DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD ABOUT If In the event of possible, connect the refrigerator individual electrical outlet to appliances household or overload that could to its prevent it and other lights cause a from power causing an outage. In order to appliance POWER CORD REPLACEMENT If the by a cord is supply special cord manufacturer or or it must be damaged, assembly from its service Improper empty refrigerator can replaced a attraction to children. Remove lids or use grounded. of the service person if the grounding plug can result in an a qualified electrician or the grounding instructions are not completely understood, or if you have doubts appliance is properly grounded. agent. be prevent possible electric shock, this must be electric shock. Consult on whether the This VERY DANGEROUS ATTRACTION An GROUNDING(EARTHING) an electric short circuit, grounding (earthing) reduces the risk of electric shock by providing an escape wire for the electric current. own dangerous gaskets, latches, appliance must be grounded(earthed). DON'T WAIT! DO IT NOW! the entire door from your unused take some other action to make it appliance,or NEVER STORE EXPLOSIVES AND CHEMICALS harmless. 10 REPLACEMENT OF DOOR OPENING - PRECAUTION 1. Before replacing the door opening type, first of TYPE(Option) Converting Door is Optional all, you should or trays, and take out foodstuffs and accessories like shelves so on which 2. Use the '+' or remove not fixed in the are refrigerator. Driver, Bolt Driver, Torque Wrench or Spanner to fix the bolt. 3. Be careful not to fall down the refrigerator in disassembling or assembling the Hinge Lower and the Adjustable Screw Asm. Don't lay the refrigerator down in working with it, it will cause to get out of order. 4. Be careful not to the freezer or drop the door in disassembling refrigerator door. 5. This the or assembling or user's the refrigerator, according right or the left. to the install position liking, can be used HOW TO REPLACE THE DOOR OPENING TYPE from the left-opening type to right (when converting 1 and Separate the Cap Hinge Upper . 2 as the type of opening from opening type) Separating the Freezer Door . 3 2 1 3 Separating the Hinge-C Refrigerator Door and the 4 . 5 Separating the Hinge Lower . 6 4 11 REPLACEMENT OF DOOR OPENING TYPE Move the Position of 5 Assembly . Adjustable Screw 6 Assemble the Hinge Lower . 7 6 , Move the Bracket Cap 7 Refrigerator Door. of the 8 Move the Cap Hinge-C . and Assemble the 10 8 4 9 9 Assembe the Door Stopper-F e for Right 10 Opening Type Move the Cap e and Assemble the Freezer Door . 3 3 12 5 11 11 Move the Pin Position e of the Hinge Assemble the 12 Cap . Upper. Hinge Upper and the 13 2 1 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 is not closed entirely. 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 or tripped? loosened Refrigerator is installed in a weak or uneven place leveling screw needs adjusting. Unnecessary objects placed in the back side of the refrigerator. or REFRIGERATOR Foods with HAS ODOR or strong odors should be tightly covered DEW FORMS ON THE Not unusual CABINET SURFACE Door may have been left wrapped. Interior needs 13 cleaning. during periods of high humidity. ajar.