REFRIGERATORFREEZER OWNER'S MANUAL(2~13) PLEASE READ THIS OWNER'S MANUAL THOROUGHLY BEFORE OPERATING AND KEEP IT HANDY FOR REFERENCE AT ALL TIMES. REFRIGERATEURCONGELATEUR MANUEL DU PROPRIETAIRE(14~25) SVP AVANT D'UTILISER L'APPAREIL LISEZ ATTENTIVEMENT LE MANUEL DU PROPRIETAIRE ET CONSERVEZ LE SOIGNEUSEMENT POUR UNE ULTERIEURE CONSULTATION. REFRIGERADORCONGELADOR MANUAL DEL USUARIO(26~36) LEA ESTE MANUAL EN SU TOTALIDAD ANTES DE UTILIZAR EL EQUIPO Y MANTENGALO SIEMPRE A MANO PARA POSIBLES CONSULTAS. P/NO. 3828JD8226C INSTALLATION CONTENTS ......................................... FEATURE CHART OPERATION .................................... .............................................. 3 4 5 Starting Temperature Ice Control Making Bottle Rack Chilled Cooling Compariment Defrosting Deodorizer F. I. R. Lamp (option) SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE CLEANING ................................................ GENERAL INFORMATION LAMP REPLACEMENT ....................... ............................ IMPORTANT WARNINGS ......................... BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE 2 .... ......... 9 10 10 11 11 12 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 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 Place your 2. Avoid placing the unit sunlight or moisture. NEXT 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. You have or required, adjust pensate for leveling unevenness to 5. Prior to for 2 com- low appliance or Your between 10 ˚C and 43 ˚C. temperature around the appliance is high, cooling ability or supply storing food, cord (or plug) to the appliances on leave your refrigerator too may lessen. 3 on 3 hours. partment 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. If the to bar-type handle, assemaccording to instruction card. Check the flow of cold air in the freezer of the floor. The front should be 5. Install this box, etc., in outlet. Don't double up with other the same outlet. must be level. screws ice cube model with 4. Connect the power floor, especially if it is carpeted. the a ble the handle should be elevated 1 inch from vibrations, the unit as places.They are packed together prevent possible damage during shipment. from the wall. 4. To avoid If refrigerator off 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 to ensure refrigerator is cooling. ready for use. proper now com- FEATURE CHART FREEZER COMPARTMENT Lamp Freezer Temperature Control Dial Freezer Door Rack Freezer Shelf Twisting Ice Serve(Option) or General Type Ice Egg Storage Making REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT Wine Rack (Option if steel shelf) Deodorizer You can use this as Vodka rack in the Freezer. (Option) Chilled Compariment Temperature Control Dial F.I.R Rack Bottle Guide Lamp Lamp (Option) Shelves or (Plastic or Steel Tempered Glass) Refrigerator 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 other models. Screw Vegetable Partitioner (Option) parts missing from your unit, they may be parts only used in 4 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 ? Your refrigerator has two controls that let you regulate the temperature refrigerator compartments. in the freezer and ? Initially set the TEMP. CONTROL at "5" and the COLD AIR CONTROL at operating for 24 hours(one day) to stabilize. Then adjust the compartment temperature according to your desire. "5". Leave it ?TEMP.CONTROL-1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 The FREEZER higher the number setting, the colder the refrigerator compartment will become. COLD AIR CONTROL 1 REFRIG. MAX 5 NORMAL 9 FREEZER. MAX ?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. 73 654 ? In cold weather the unit For colder ? freezer, operates less and the freezer compartment has a tendency to warm up. turn the COLD AIR CONTROL to "7"~"9". If you take a lot of foods in the freezer or open its door frequently, its temperature is apt to be somewhat highIn this case, set the COLD AIR CONTROL dial between 7 and 9 to cool it. Return the COLD AIR CONTROL dial to the original position to cut down the consumption of energy. er. ? In hot weather or to put much foods in the refrigerator compartment, the refrigerator compartment has dency to warm up. For colder refrigerator, turn the COLD AIR CONTROL to "2"~"4"to direct more cold air into the at "7"~"9"of the COLD AIR CONTROL, the refrigerator compartment will 5 not be cold ten- refrigerator compart- ment, and the TEMP. CONTROL to "8"~"9". Setting a enough. OPERATION ICE MAKING Kindly, Find your General appliance is using General type or Twisting ice serve type. Type To make ice place it on cubes, fill the ice tray with water and the Ice cube box. Then insert the ice cube box in the freezer Ice Trays compartment. Ice Cube Box To remove twist ice cubes, hold the tray at its ends and gently. Twisting Ice Serve To make ice insert in its Type cubes, fill the ice tray with water and position. Ice To cubes, hold the knob of the tray and gently. Then, ice cubes drop in the ice cube remove turn ice Trays Ice Cube Box box. You can remove Twisting Ice Serve to use freezer compartment larger. You should first then remove pull Ice Trays and Ice right side. Cube Box the frame out 6 Frame OPERATION BOTTLE RACK COOLING Cool air vent is placed on the Cool air vent 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 substances enter the cool air vent cleaning, efficiency will be lowered. In addition, gasket is damaged, efficiency may be lowered owing while if to the escape of cool air. 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 evaporating tray which is located in the lower back side of the and is refrigerator DEODORIZER By using a (OPTIONAL) catalyst, deodorizing performance Unpleasant How to evaporated automatically. odor of food in fresh food catalyst is located for any handling. Do not guaranteed. 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 sharp tip wrap it or because the store it in a the figure at right. 7 compartment, there is deodorizing catalyst container with deodorizer, take down while pulling it forward after inserting type driver into the inside hole as shown remove in the harm to you and the food. air in fresh food Catalyst To no use As the need is compartment is deodorized with 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 is veiled special materials for the vest effect decreases. Lamp's 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. CAUTION During F.I.R with the Lamp operation, don't touch high temperature of its surface. 8 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 refrigerator compartment. Do not store food which goes bad Allow hot food to cool to ing, prior to at low easily temperatures, such hot food in the storing. Placing as important factor bananas, pineapples, and melons. refrigerator storing, helps and wrap food in vinyl, or place in a covered container. This 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 tures to rise. To an could spoil other food, and lead electric bills! high When How food is frozen and defrosted is freshness and flavor. maintaining adjust the frequently. Opening the door lets temperature control easily, do warm not store food prevents moisture from evaporat- keeps refrigerator temperatures air enter the near the even. refrigerator, causing tempera- 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 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. 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. 9 CLEANING It is important that your refrigerator be 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 outlet or hands. - Use a lukewarm solution of mild soap short circuit. Do not detergent to clean the durable finish of your refrigerator. Wipe with a clean, damp cloth and then dry. or - mild remove faces. 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 sur- EXTERIOR soda solution water. Rinse and coarse strong alkaline solutions any surface. damp baking a warm - Regular cleaning use flammable or toxic cleaning liquids. 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. refrigerator cabinet may sometimes get especially just warm, after instal- lation. Don't be alarmed. However, you should minimize the number of door This is due to the anti- openings while the power is off. During power failures of longer duration, place a block of dry ice on top of your frozen packages. condensation pipe, which refrigerant to prevent "sweating" on the pumps hot outer cabinet wall. 10 Anti-Condensation Pipe LAMP REPLACEMENT FREEZER LAMP 1. Unplug the power cord from the outlet. 2. Remove the room lamp lid by taking down while pulling its back projection. 3. Remove the lamp by turning 4. Assemble in reverse the same it counterclockwise and replace new one. disassembly. Replacement bulb must be original. order of specification as REFRIGERATOR LAMP 1. Unplug the power cord from the outlet. 2. Remove 3. To refrigerator shelves. the lamp cover, insert remove and pull 4. Turn the lamp cover counterclockwise. lamp 5. Assemble in the driver at under hole of the it out forwards. same reverse order of specification as disassembly. Replacement original. bulb must be 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 own indi- prevent it and other appli- lights cause a to its from power causing (earthing) reduces the risk of viding an escape wire for the an over- outage. In order to appliance POWER CORD REPLACEMENT If the by a cord is supply special cord manufacturer or or Improper damaged, replaced assembly available from the empty refrigerator can a attraction to children. Remove lids or by pro- electric current. use grounded. of 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. agent. be circuit, grounding electric shock prevent possible electric shock, this must be vice person if the on whether the This VERY DANGEROUS ATTRACTION An (EARTHING) electric shock. Consult it must be its service electric short an 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. 11 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 12 cleaning. during periods of high humidity. ajar.