ice maker.. .
Arm to Start It.
The ice maker will not operate
until the freezer is
cold enough to make ice. Thus can take overnight.
of new plumbing
ice may be discolored
first few batches
If ice is not being made fast enough and more ice
turn the TemperatureControl
to a higher
number. Wait a day and, if necessary,
turn the Air
Control to a higher number.
tOStOP Ice Maker.
If you remove
the ice bin, raise the signal arm to
shut off the ice maker. When you return the bin.
If you have the automatic
ice maker accessory
push it all the way in and lower the arm to the ON
plan to add one later (Part No. ECKMF-61), there are a
few things you will want to know:
If cubes are stcxed too long, they may develop
lever is a wire signal arm.
stale water. Throw them away. They
Down., .fcx making
will be replaced.
In the ice bin can also
off the ice maker.
smaller by evaporation
Shake the bin occasionally
to keep cubes sepa-
Good water quality is important for good ice quality
rated, and to obtain
It is not recommended
that the ice maker be con-
It is normal for ice crescents
to be attached
to a softened
water supply. Water softener
such as salt from a malfunctioning
corner. They will break apart easily
ener can damage
the ice maker mold and lead to
Ycu will hear water
when Ice maker
poor quality ice. If a softened water supply cannot
You'll hear Ice fall into the bin Don't let
then it is important
that the water soft-
these sounds bother you.
ener be well maintained
Sounds you may hear...
Slight Hum, Soft Hiss:
Ice Maker Sounds:
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
has two fans; you may hear the fan motors and moving air
The defrost timer makes a definite click when the refrigerator
stops running. It
also makes a sound when the refrigerator
When the refrigerator
stops running, you may hear gurgling
in the tubing for a
few mrnutes after it stops You may also hear defrost water running into the
defrost water pan.
If your refrigerator
has an ice maker, you may hear buzzing
[from the water
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.
Energy saving tips.. .
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.