The touch-activated controls are located on the left hand refrigerator door. The control panel includes information about various buttons
and indicators. Refrigerator and freezer temperature indicator shows last temperature set point.
1. Sound ON/OFF Button
2. Refrigerator Temperature Button (hold 3 sec for Fast Cool)
3. Flexi Freeze Preset Temperature Button (only with
WQ9 B1LUK, 6WM24NIHAS and WQ70900SXX)
4. Freezer Temp Button (hold 3 sec for Fast Freeze)
5. Key Lock Indicator
6. Key Lock Button
7. Door Open Indicator
8. Fast Freeze Indicator
9. Soft Freeze Indicator (only with WQ9 B1LUK, 6WM24NIHAS
The Control Panel will automatically turn off after one minute of inactivity. To turn on the control panel, press any key.
Viewing and Adjusting Temperature Set Points
Adjusting Fresh Food and Freezer Compartment Temperature:
For your convenience, your refrigerator and freezer controls are
preset at the factory.
When you first install your refrigerator, make sure that the
controls are still set to the recommended set points. The factory
recommended set points are
Pressing Refrigerator or Freezer Temperature button will toggle
through temperature set points in Celsius (°C).
Wait 24 hours before you put food into refrigerator. If you add
food before refrigerator has cooled completely, your food may
NOTE: Adjusting the set points to a colder-than
recommended setting will not cool compartments any faster.
If the temperature is too warm or too cold in the refrigerator
or freezer, first check the air vents to be sure they are not
blocked before adjusting the controls.
The recommended settings should be correct for normal
household use. The controls are set correctly when milk or
juice is as cold as you like and when ice cream is firm.
NOTE: Areas such as a garage, basement or porch may have
higher humidity or extreme temperatures. You may need to
adjust the temperature away from the recommended settings
to accommodate for these conditions.
Wait at least 24 hours between adjustments. Recheck the
temperatures before other adjustments are made.
Using the Controls
for the refrigerator and
10. Mild Freeze Indicator (only with WQ9 B1LUK, 6WM24NIHAS
11. 6th Sense Indicator
12. Traditional Freeze Indicator (only with WQ9 B1LUK,
6WM24NIHAS and WQ70900SXX)
13. Fast Cool Indicator
14. Holiday Mode Button
15. Demo Mode Indicator (only with WQ9 B1LUK, 6WM24NIHAS
16. Holiday Mode Indicator
17. Sound Indicator
Sense Fresh Lock and Freeze Control
SENSE Fresh Lock sensor ensures precise and consistent
temperature control to preserve fresh food for longer, in the
most natural way. Once a temperature variation is detected, the
sensor activates a compressor that quickly restores the original
SENSE Freeze sensor minimizes temperature fluctuations
in freezer thanks to an innovative temperature management
system. Freezer burns are reduced to preserving quality and color
Flexi Freeze Setting (only with WQ9 B1LUK,
Flexi Freeze function allows you to toggle preset temperature for
Flexi freeze compartment.
* To activate/deactivate Coolest setting (-20°C), press Flexi Freeze Preset Temperature Button
seconds. When the Coolest setting is activated, all three icons will be lit.
Adjusting Multi Temperature Setting
Traditional freezer (-18°C): Food already frozen and fresh food
(max 12 months)
Mild freezer (-12°C): Food already frozen (max 1 month)
Soft freezer (-7°C): Food already frozen (max 1 week)
6WM24NIHAS and WQ70900SXX)