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Temperature Control - Kenmore 111.17142 Use & Care Manual

White – 14 cu. ft., white – 18 cu. ft.
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Temperature Control

• The temperature control dial is located
on the lower front exterior wall. There
are 5 positions on the dial. Position 5 is
the coldest and 1 is the least cold setting.
• The Recommended Setting, indicated on
the dial at position 3, should provide
optimum frozen food storage within
normal operating conditions in most
• If a colder temperature is desired, turn
the control dial pointer toward position
5. Turn the dial pointer toward 1 for a
less cold temperature. Adjust the
temperature gradually, in small
increments, and allow several hours for
temperatures to stabilize between
Power and Run Lights
The green Power light indicates that the
freezer is properly connected to electrical
power. The light glows even when the
temperature control is turned to OFF.
The green Run light illuminates when the
compressor is running to reach or maintain
the set coldness level in the freezer.
If the Power light goes out, refer to Freezer
does not run section in the Troubleshooting
Guide. If the freezer appears to be
operating, the light element may be
burned out. To schedule light element
replacement, call 1-844-553-6667.
Defrost Drain
The defrost drain provides a method of
draining the water during defrosting and
cleaning. See Defrosting in Care &
Cleaning section.
The right side of the freezer is equipped
with wheels so that you can roll the freezer
into location. Raise up the left side of the
freezer to push the freezer along on the
wheels. CAUTION: Obtain the aid of an
assistant if the freezer feels too heavy for
you to safely lift it up on its left side.
Freezer Lid Handle
There is a built-in recessed handle in
the front center of the freezer lid to aid
in the raising and lowering of the lid.
Be careful when the freezer lid is
raised that it doesn't close on you
while you are inserting or
removing items.
Storage Basket
The freezer is equipped with two convenient
top storage baskets for smaller items. The
baskets rest on the front and back edges of
the freezer compartment.



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