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GR-621R, GR-623R
GR-721R, GR-723R
REFRIGERATORFREEZER
OWNER'S
MANUAL(2~14)
PLEASE
READ THIS OWNER'S MANUAL THOROUGHLY
BEFORE OPERATING AND KEEP IT HANDY
FOR REFERENCE AT ALL TIMES.
REFRIGERATEURCONGELATEUR
MANUEL DE
L'UTILISATEUR(15~27)
LISEZ ATTENTIVEMENT CE MANUEL AVANT FAIRE
FONCTIONNER L'APPAREIL ET CONSERVEZ-LE
POUR TOUTE
REFERENCE A
TOUT MOMENT.
REFRIGERADORCONGELADOR
MANUAL DE INSTRUCCIONES(28~40)
LEA ESTE MANUAL DE INSTRUCCIONES
DETENIDAMENTE Y
GUARDELO
COMO
REFERENCIA PARA EL FUTURO.
P/NO. 3828JD8228V
INSTALLATION
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CONTENTS
FEATURES CHART
OPERATION
Starting
Temperature
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4
5
Control
Ice
Making
Disassembly
and
Adjustment
SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE
CLEANING
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GENERAL INFORMATION
LAMP REPLACEMENT
REPLACEMENT OF
DOOR OPENING TYPE
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IMPORTANT WARNINGS
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BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE
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THIS REFRIGERATOR IS MANUFACTURED WITH GREAT CARE AND UTILIZES THE LATEST
TECHNOLOGY.
WE ARE CONFIDENT THAT YOU WILL BE FULLY SATISFIED WITH ITS PERFORMANCE AND
RELIABILITY.
BEFORE YOU START YOUR
REFRIGERATOR, PLEASE READ THIS BOOKLET CAREFULLY.
IT PROVIDES EXACT INSTRUCTIONS FOR
AND
INSTALLATION, OPERATION
MAINTENANCE, AND ALSO SUPPLIES SOME USEFUL HINTS.
INSTALLATION
1. Avoid
placing the unit near
sunlight or moisture.
direct
2. To avoid
If
heat sources,
vibration, the unit
required, adjust
compensate for
the
Recommended
A 115
leveling
screws
to
an
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
low
appliance
or
high, cooling ability
drawers, shelves,
as
ice cube
They are packed together
damage during shipment.
to
extension cord.
Freezer Control
the electrical
too
depending
source.
reconnect the
the model) to
refrigerator from
on
When you are finished,
to the electrical
refrigerator
and reset the control (Thermostat,
Refrigerator or Freezer Control depending
the model) to the desired setting.
source
wipe
off
4. Let your refrigerator run for 2
before putting food in it.
or
3 hours
Check the flow of cold air in the freezer
bin,
etc., in their proper
use an
OFF and then disconnect the
NEXT
2. Install accessories such
20 ampere
NOTE: Before performing any type of
installation, cleaning, or removing a light bulb,
turn the control, (Thermostat, Refrigerator or
may lessen.
1. Clean your refrigerator thoroughly and
all dust accumulated during shipping.
or
your refrigerator be provided. Use
outlet that cannot be turned off by a switch.
Do not
between 10 °C and 43 °C.
temperature around the appliance is
Method
15
serving only
of the floor.
The front should be
3. Install this
Grounding
Hz., AC only
60
fused, grounded electrical supply is required.
It is recommended that a separate circuit
must be level.
unevenness
Volt,
compartment
places.
Your
prevent possible
3. Before you move your refrigerator into its final
location, it is important to make sure you have
the proper electrical connection:
3
to ensure proper
refrigerator
is
now
ready
cooling.
for
use.
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FEATURES CHART
FREEZER
COMPARTMENT
Freezer Shelf
General Type
Ice Tray
Freezer
Temperature
Freezer Door Bin
Control Dial
Ice Cube Box
Door Cooling
On the refrigerator door,
the cold air passageway is
installed to supply
cold air to the doorside of
the refrigerator
REFRIGERATOR
COMPARTMENT
Temperature
Control Dial
compartment.
Lamp
Can Server
Shelves
Snack Corner
Adjustable
Door Bin
Refrigerator
Crisper
keep fruits
and vegetables
fresh and crisp.
Leveling
(Inside)
Base Grille
Push the
Door
Rack
Used to
grille toward
refrigerator
the
until it snaps
into place.
4
Screw
OPERATION
STARTING
When your
refrigerator is first installed, allow to run 2-3 hours to
to filling it with fresh or frozen foods.
operation is interrupted, wait 5 minutes before restarting.
stabilize at normal
operating
temperature prior
If
TEMPERATURE CONTROL
REFRIGERATOR
Your
refrigerator has two controls that let you regulate
refrigerator compartments.
the
temperature in the
freezer and
Initially
5
set the REFRIGERATOR CONTROL at 5 and the FREEZER
CONTROL at 2.
Leave it at this
Then
REFRIGERATOR CONTROL
setting for 24 hours (one day) to stabilize.
adjust the compartment temperature according to your desire.
REFRIGERATOR CONTROL
The
higher the
number
setting,
-
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
the colder the
refrigerator compartment will
become.
To turn the
refrigerator off,
turn the dial to the
right to
the word "off".
FREEZER
FREEZER CONTROL
1
FREEZER. MIN
2
NORMAL
2
3
FREEZER. MAX
3
1
In cold weather the unit
For
a
If you
colder
put
a
a
colder
or
warm
-
at
operates less and the freezer compartment has
lot of food in the freezer
In hot weather
For
1, 2, 3
3, the freezer compartment becomes colder.
But the refrigerator compartment becomes warmer because less cold air flows
into the refrigerator compartment.
Setting
a
tendency
to warm up.
turn the FREEZER CONTROL to 3.
freezer,
higher. In this case,
the original position
tendency to
FREEZER CONTROL
or
open its door
frequently,
its
temperature is apt to be somewhat
set the FREEZER CONTROL dial at 3 to cool it. Return the FREEZER CONTROL dial to
to cut down the
if
a
consumption
lot of food is put in the
of energy.
refrigerator compartment,
the
refrigerator compartment has
up.
refrigerator,
turn the FREEZER CONTROL to 1 to direct more cold air into the
compartment, and the REFRIGERATOR CONTROL to 6~8.
If the FREEZER CONTROL is set at 3, the refrigerator compartment will
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not be cold
refrigerator
enough.
a
OPERATION
ICE MAKING (For General
If the
tray
is filled with water to the
Ice
Type
highest level,
Tray)
it will be difficult to
remove
ice cubes.
For
quick freeze, adjust
the freezer dial to 3.
TO REMOVE ICE CUBES, TWIST THE TRAY.
Do not warp the ice tray.
Doing so may result in damage to the
To
tray.
ice cubes
remove
it into water before
easily, pour water on
removing ice cubes.
the
tray
or
soak
DEFROSTING
Defrosting
takes
place automatically.
Defrosted water flows down to the
refrigerator
and is
which is located in the lower back side of the
evaporating tray
evaporated automatically.
ADJUSTING THE CRISPER HUMIDITY CONTROL
You
can
control the amount of
crispers. Adjust
MIN
(open)
humidity in the moisture-sealed
setting between MAX and MIN.
the control to any
lets moist air out of the
crisper
for best
storage of
fruits.
MAX
(closed) keeps
moist air in the
crisper
for best
fresh, leafy vegetables.
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OPERATION
FREEZER SHELF
Lift the front side of the shelf
slightly
and
it.
pull
it forward to
remove
ADJUSTING SHELVES
The shelves in your refrigerator
for various types of food.
To
remove a
are
adjustable
shelf
Tilt up the front of the shelf in the direction of
the direction of (2). Pull the shelf out.
To
replace
a
to make room
(1)
and lift it in
shelf
Tilt the front of the shelf up and guide the shelf hooks into
the slots at a desired height. Then lower the front of the
shelf
so
that the hooks
Make
CAUTION
sure
into the slots.
drop
that
Failure to do
a
so
causing spilling
Encouraged
If you
put
shelf
shelf
for the food
on
shelf is
placed horizontally.
may result in falling of the shelf,
or spoiling of food.
position
the
place
indicated
by
arrow, it is
storage.
SNACK CORNER
While
Lift it
holding it with one hand, pull
slightly and pull it out.
it forward
slightly.
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profitable
SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE
STORING FOOD
Store fresh food in the
factor in
maintaining
refrigerator compartment.
How food is frozen and defrosted is
important
an
freshness and flavor.
Do not store food which
spoils easily
Allow hot food to cool
prior
lead to
bills!
high electricity
to
at low
temperatures, such
storing. Placing
hot food in the
as
bananas, pineapples, and melons.
refrigerator
could
spoil
When storing, wrap food in vinyl, or place in a covered container. This prevents
evaporating, and helps food to keep its taste and nutritional value.
Do not block air vents with food. Smooth circulation of chilled air
the
keeps
other
food, and
moisture from
refrigerator temperature
even.
Do not open the door
to rise.
frequently. Opening
the door lets
warm
air enter the
refrigerator, causing
temperature
To
adjust
the
temperature control easily, do
not store food near the
temperature control dial.
FREEZER COMPARTMENT
Do not store bottles in the freezer
compartment
-
they
Do not refreeze food that has been defrosted. This
When
storing
frozen
food,
like ice cream, for
a
may break when frozen.
causes
loss of taste and nutritional value.
long period, place
it
on
the freezer
shelf,
not in the
door rack.
REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT
Avoid
placing
moist food
chilled air. To avoid
Always
packed
NOTE
clean food
on
deep
interior
this, it is better
refrigerator shelves,
it could freeze upon direct contact with
to store food in a covered container.
prior to refrigeration. Vegetables and fruits should be
wiped clean, to prevent other food from spoiling.
washed and
wiped,
and
food should be
If you keep the refrigerator in a hot and humid place, frequently opening the door
putting a lot of vegetables in it may cause dew to form. This has no effect on its
performance. Remove the dew with a dry, dust-free cloth.
If droplets form beneath the
wrapped with plastic wrap.
cover
of the
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vegetable drawer, keep vegetables
or
or
fruits
CLEANING
It is important that your refrigerator be kept
clean to prevent undesirable odors. Spilled food
INTERIOR PARTS Wash compartment
shelves, door racks, storage trays ,and
should be wiped up immediately, since it may
acidify and stain plastic surfaces if allowed to
solution
set.
Rinse and
Never
coarse
-
or a
dry.
metallic scouring pads, brushes,
abrasive cleaners, or strong alkaline
use
solutions
Before you
WARNING
any surface.
on
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 parts and causing an
clean, however, remember that
damp objects will
stick or adhere to extremely
cold surfaces. Do not touch frozen surfaces with
wet or
door seals with a baking soda
mild detergent and warm water.
magnetic
damp
EXTERIOR
hands.
Use a lukewarm solution of mild
soap or detergent to clean the durable finish of
your refrigerator. Wipe with a clean, damp cloth
and then dry.
-
electrical short circuit. Do not
or
toxic
use
flammable
cleaning liquids.
INTERIOR Regular cleaning of the interior and
interior parts is recommended. Wash all
-
compartments with
Rinse and
a
baking
soda solution.
dry.
GENERAL INFORMATION
VACATION TIME
IF YOU MOVE
During average length vacations, you will
probably find it best to leave the refrigerator in
operation. Place freezable items in freezer for
longer storage. When you plan to be away for
an extended period,
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Disconnect the power cord
Dial knob to off position.
or
set
Remove
refrigerator
hour
Anti-Condensation
Pipe
after
installation. Don't be
alarmed. This is due to
the anti-condensation
pipe, which pumps hot
refrigerant to prevent
sweating on the outer
POWER FAILURE
an
screws, turn
especially just
Leave the doors open and block them to
that they cannot be closed.
corrected in
leveling
The outside wall of the
refrigerator cabinet may
sometimes get warm,
ensure
are
fasten down all loose items
ANTI-CONDENSATION PIPE
Leave the shelves in the unit to discourage
children from playing in the unit.
Most power failures
securely
them all the way into the base.
Remove all food and other items from the unit.
Clean the unit thoroughly.
two and will not affect your
or
inside the refrigerator.
To avoid damaging the
or
cabinet wall.
refrigerator
temperatures. However, you should minimize
the number of door
openings while the power is
During power failures of longer duration,
place a block of dry ice on top of your frozen
packages.
Dry ice is very cold! Do not allow it to touch bare skin. It is well below 0 °F and will cause
immediate frostbite and damage to the skin and other tissue.
Dry ice is frozen carbon dioxide. Use only in a well ventilated area. As the ice releases
carbon dioxide vapor, it could cause light-headedness, fainting, suffocation, or death.
off.
CAUTION
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LAMP REPLACEMENT
1.
Unplug
the power cord from the outlet.
2. Remove
3.
refrigerator
shelves.
Upper Refrigerator Lamp.
Release the hooks
downward to
4. Turn the
lamp
5. Assemble in
the
same
both ends of the
on
lamp
shield and
pull
the shield
it.
remove
counterclockwise.
reverse
order of
specification
as
disassembly. Replacement
original.(Max 40 W)
bulb must be
IMPORTANT WARNINGS
DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD
ABOUT GROUNDING
If
In the event of
connect the
possible,
refrigerator to
its
own
individual electrical outlet to
prevent it and
other
lights
an
appliances
household
or
overload that could
cause a
from
causing
In order to
appliance
If the
Improper
avoid
a
it must be
or
to
Risk of child
entrapment. Before you
refrigerator
grounded.
of the
grounding plug can result in
a qualified electrician
the grounding instructions
completely understood, or if you have
whether the appliance is properly
grounded.
CHILD ENTRAPMENT WARNING
throw away your old
freezer:
use
service person if
are
not
doubts
:
prevent possible electric shock, this
must be
electric shock. Consult
an
hazard.
DANGER
circuit,
electric current.
power outage.
supply
damaged,
replaced by the manufacturer or its service
agent or a similarly qualified person in order
(EARTHING)
electric short
grounding (earthing) reduces the risk of electric
shock by providing an escape wire for the
POWER CORD REPLACEMENT
cord is
an
This
on
appliance
must be
grounded (earthed).
or
DON'T WAIT! DO IT NOW!
Take off the doors.
Leave the shelves in
children may not
place so that
easily climb inside.
NEVER STORE EXPLOSIVES AND CHEMICALS
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REPLACEMENT OF DOOR OPENING TYPE
PRECAUTION
1. Before
replacing
the door
opening type,
out of food and accessories like shelves
in the
2. Use
a
first of all, you should take
or trays, which are not fixed
refrigerator.
'+'Driver, Bolt Driver, Torque Wrench
remove
or
Spanner to
fix
or
the bolt.
3. Be careful not to
tip over the refrigerator in disassembling or
assembling the Lower Hinge and the Adjustable Screw Asm.Don't lay
the refrigerator down when working it will cause it to malfunction.
4. Be careful not to
freezer
or
drop the door
refrigerator door.
the
in
disassembling
or
assembling
the
5. This
refrigerator, according to the installation position or user's
preference can have the door opening from the right or left.
HOW TO REPLACE THE DOOR OPENING LEFT TO RIGHT
(when converting from the left-opening type
1.
Removing
Freezer Door
Separate
the
Loosen 3
screws
top hinge
and
to
right opening type)
1
(1).
cover
separate off the top hinge
(2).
6
2
Lift the freezer door
the
Separate
and fix it
(4) using
right.
cover
the
on
(3) sightly
a
and
separate it.
5
(-)-screwdriver
8
Loosen the screw (5), separate off the stopper
(6), and fix it on the left (on the opposite side).
Separate
and fix it
using
a
off
screw
(9)
and
Lift the door
(11) sightly
(12).
Loosen the
(14)
screw
(16)
Remove the
Loosen the
hinge (20)
Fix the
Door
23
separate off the
and
7
screw
screw
screw(17)
screw
22
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separate it.
15 16
and fix the
into the hole
on
pin (15)
and
18
20
the left.
(17).
(18). Separate
and fix it
Loosen the
on
4
hinge (10).
Take off the Grille
the cap
3
(-)-screwdriver
(8).
Removing Refrigerator
Loosen the
middle
9
on
Separate
2.
the cover (7)
the right.
11
10
on
on
the
(22)
the bottom
the left.
12
right.
and fix the
stopper (23)
17
the left.
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REPLACEMENT OF DOOR OPENING TYPE
3.
Moving
Freezer Handle
Loosen the screws (1) (two on the top and two on the
bottom), take off the handle (2) and fix it on the right.
Fix the cap
(3)
on
the
top
on
the
opposite
side.
1
3
2
1
8
4.
Handle
Moving Refrigerator
Separate
Pull the
the cap
(4)
cover
Loosen 3
screws
(7),
and loosen 2
screws
(8).
5
9
downward and take it off.
(5),
take off the handle
(6)
and fix it
on
screws
(8).
the
right.
Fix the
cover
(4) by pushing
Fix the removed cap
Take off the cap
(9)
(7)
on
it up.
the
and fix it
on
left, and fix
the
2
7
6
right.
5
4
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REPLACEMENT OF DOOR OPENING TYPE
5.
Door
Attaching Refrigerator
Fix the base Grille
Fix the door
(3)
Fix the middle
the
screw
11
(1).
to the bottom
hinge (4)
on
hinge pin.
the
opposite
side with
10
(5).
8
7
6.
Attaching
Freezer Door
Place the washer
Place the door
(8)
(6)
so
to the middle
that it fit
(5)
6
hinge pin (7).
7
into the middle
5
hinge pin (7).
Fix the
Fix
top hinge(10) with
top hinge
cover
4
screws.
(11).
3
1
7. After
Make
are
Completing
sure
that the four
not folded.
the
job
corners
It is recommended to
amount of silicon grease
on
Corner
of the door
apply
gasket
a
small
them.
Adjust the leveling screw on the bottom to
highest level so that the front side of the
refrigerator is higher than the rear side.
the
If you need assistance after switching the direction
of the door opening as shown above, call a service
center.
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BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE
SERVICE CALLS CAN OFTEN BE AVOIDED!
IF YOU FEEL YOUR REFRIGERATOR IS NOT OPERATING
PROPERLY, CHECK THESE POSSIBLE
CAUSES FIRST:
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
a
house fuse blown
or
circuit breaker
Refrigerator is installed in a weak or
or leveling screw needs adjusting.
NOISE(S)
Unnecessary objects placed
refrigerator.
REFRIGERATOR
Foods with
HAS ODOR
or
uneven
strong odors should be tightly covered
cleaning.
DEW FORMS ON THE
Not unusual
CABINET SURFACE
Door may have been left
during periods of high humidity.
ajar.
To Prove
Warranty Coverage
Receipt to prove date of purchase.
of your Sales Receipt must be submitted at the
Retain your Sales
A copy
To Obtain Product, Customer
or
time warranty service is
provided.
Service Assistance
Call Toll-free for Customer Service
Tel
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:
1-800-243-0000
To Obtain Nearest Authorized Service Center
Call 1-800-243-0000,
Please have your
push option #1, 24 hours a day, 7days per week.
product type (Monitor, TV, VCR, MWO, Refrigerator)
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place
in the back side of the
CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE NUMBERS:
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loosened
wrapped.
Interior needs
?
tripped?
or
and ZIP code
ready.
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