No need to shut off the refrigerator if you will be
away for less than four weeks. Use up perishables;
freeze other items.
Turn off your ice maker.
2. Shut off the water supply to the ice maker.
3. Empty the ice bin.
Remove all the food if you are going for a month
or more. At least a day ahead, turn off the water
supply to the ice maker. When the last load of ice
drops, turn off the ice maker.
Unplug the refrigerator and clean it...rinse well
and dry. Tape rubber or wood blocks to the tops
of both doors...keeping
them open far enough for
air to get in. This will keep odor and mold from
Shut off the ice maker water supply a day ahead
of time. Disconnect
the water line. After the last
supply of ice drops, lift the signal arm to turn off
the ice maker.
Remove all food. Pack frozen foods in dry ice.
Unplug the refrigerator and clean it thoroughly
that comes out. Wrap all
parts well and tape them together so they don't
shift and rattle.
Screw in the levelling rollers; tape the doors shut;
tape the electric cord to the cabinet. When you
get to your new home, put everything
the refrigerator, reconnect the water supply and
refer to page 4.
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To restart refrigerator,
see "Using Your Refrig-