Sounds you may hear.. .
Slight Hum, Soft Hiss:
Ice Maker Sounds:
Energy saving tips.. .
Your new refrigerator
may make sounds that your old one didn't.
Because the sounds are new to you, you might be concerned
them. Don't be. Most of the new sounds are normal. Hard surfaces like
the floor, walls and cabinets
can make the sounds seem louder.
the kinds of sounds that might be new
to you, and what may be making them.
has two fans; you may hear the fan motors and moving air.
When the refrigerator
stops running, you may hear gurgling
in the tubing for a
few minutes after it stops. You may also hear defrost water running into the
defrost water pan.
When the ice maker is running, you may hear a buzzing [from the water valve),
trickling water and the clatter of ice dumped
into the bin.
has a high-efficiency
and motor. It will run longer
than older designs. It may even seem to run most of the time.
The SYSTEMS SENTINEL8 II Performance
to make a
sound when something
is not as it should be, or when a control pad is
See pages 6 and 7 for more information.
You can help your refrigerator
use less electricity.
Check door gaskets for a tight seal. Level the cab-
inet to be sure of a good seal.
Clean the condenser
the door as few times as possible.
what you need before you open the door.
out at one time. Keep foods orga-
nized so you won't have to search for what you
want. Close door as soon as food is removed.
and fill up the refrigerator,
it so air movement
It is a waste of electricity
to set the refrigerator
freezer to temperatures
colder than they need to
be. If ice cream is firm in the freezer and drinks are
as your family
the Power Saving
on OFF unless
moisture forms on the refrigerator
Make sure your refrigerator
is not next to a heat
source such as a range,
or in direct sunlight.
Cleaning your refrigerator..
Both the refrigerator
and freezer sections defrost
turn the Refrigerator
But both should be cleaned
to OFF, unplug
out all removable
once a month to help prevent
odors from bulldIng
to the following
up. Of course, spills should be wiped up right away.
Removing the base grille.. .
Pull grille outwards 4s shown.
Line-up grille support tabs with metal clips
Do not remove
Tech sheet fastened behind grille
Push firmly to snap into place.
Close the doors.