1. Connect the household water line to the
assembled compression fitting.
- If you are using copper tubing, slip the
compression nut ( B ) (not supplied) and
ferrule (not supplied) on the copper tubing (not
supplied) as shown.
- If you are using plastic tubing ( B ), insert the
molded end (Bulb) of the plastic tubing ( B ) into
the compression fitting.
Do not use without the molded end (Bulb)
of the plastic tubing ( B ).
2. Tighten the compression nut ( B ) onto the
Do not over-tighten the compression nut ( B ) .
3. Turn the water on and check for any leakage.
If you find water drops or leakage in the
connection areas, turn off the main water
supply. Check the connections and, if
4. Flush 1 gallon of water through the filter before
drinking or using the water from the refrigerator.
(Flush approximately 6 minutes.)
To flush, press a large glass or cup against the
water dispenser lever.
Fill the glass, empty it into the kitchen sink after
it is filled, and then repeat.
5. After you turn on the refrigerator, let the ice
maker make ice for 1 to 2 days.
Over that period of time, throw out the first 1 or
2 buckets of ice the freezer makes to ensure all
impurities have been removed from the water
Only connect the water line to a drinkable
If you have to repair or disassemble the
water line, cut off 1/4" of the plastic tubing
to make sure you get a snug, leak-free
You can test the water line quickly using a
paper cup. Under normal conditions, the
water dispenser can fill a 5.75 oz. (170 cc)
cup in about 10 seconds.
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COMPLETING THE SET UP
Now that you have your new refrigerator installed
in place, you are ready to set up and enjoy the
features and functions of the appliance.
By completing the following steps, your refrigerator
should be fully operational.
1. Make sure your refrigerator is in an appropriate
location with reasonable clearance between it
and the wall. Refer to installation instructions in
2. Once the refrigerator is plugged in, make sure
the interior light comes on when you open the
3. Set the Temperature control to the coldest
temperature and wait for an hour.
The freezer will get slightly chilled and the motor
will run smoothly.
Reset the refrigerator and freezer to the
temperatures you want.
4. After you plug the refrigerator in, it will
take a few hours to reach the appropriate
You can store food and drinks in the refrigerator
after the temperature is sufficiently cool.
If condensation or water drops appear
on both sides of the fridge door's central
part, turn the Energy Saver mode off after
removing the condensation.
(See the explanation of the Energy Saver
button in "Using the Control Panel" on
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