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Whirlpool ET18PK Use & Care Manual

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A Note To You
Parts And Features
Cating For Your
Food Storage Guide 16
If You Need
Cdl us with questions or comments.



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  • Page 1 NO-FROST REFRIGERATOR-FREEZERS A Note To You kiZEZil:d' Parts And Features Cating For Your Refrigerator Food Storage Guide 16 If You Need 1-800-253-1301 Cdl us with questions or comments. MODELS ET22PK ET20PK ET18PK...
  • Page 2 Model Number Serial Number Purchase Date a Whirlpool appliance. home appliance. Years of engineering to us. Please pay special attention to these symbols and of the use of each symbol.
  • Page 3 Important Safety Instructions To reduce the risk of fire, electrical shock, or injury when using your refrigerator, follow these basic precautions: Read all instructions before using the refrigerator. Child entrapment and suffocation are not problems of the past. Junked or abandoned refrigerators are still dangerous .
  • Page 4 Parts And Features This section contains captioned illustrations of your appliance. all parts and features are located and what they look like. The model you have purchased may have all or some of the parts and features shown and they may not match the illustration exactly. This manual is designed to cover several models.
  • Page 5 Before Using Your Refrigerator In This Section it ... Cleaning it in ... Plugging It is important to prepare your refrigerator for use. This section will tell you how to clean it, connect it to a power source, install it and level it. Cleaning Clean your refrigerator before using it, if neces- sary.
  • Page 6 Leveling Your refrigerator has 2 front leveling screws+ne on the right and one on the left. To adjust one or both of these, follow the directions below. Remove base grille. (See page 12.) 2. To raise front, turn screw clockwise. 3.
  • Page 7: Table Of Contents

    Using Your Refrigerator In This Section getting the controb Changing the control mettings..8 Adjusting the door bins ... Adjusting the bin glide ... the refrigerator shelves ..9 Adjusting Removing the meat drawer and cover..9 Removing the crispers and crisper cover..
  • Page 8: Changing The Control Mettings

    Changing the control If you need to adjust temperatures or freezer, use the settings listed in the chart below as a guide. If you have questions, call our Consumer Assistance Center number. (See page 19.) CONDITION: REASON: If Refrigerator Door opened often Section is Large amount of food added TOO WARM...
  • Page 9: Adjusting The Refrigerator Shelves

    Adjusting the bin glide The bin glide can be used to secure odd-shaped items or to separate other items. To adjust the bin glide: 1. Grasp glide. 2. Slide glide along bin. Adjusting the refrigerator Shelves can be adjusted to match the way you use your refrigerator.
  • Page 10: Ming The Ice Cube Tray8

    Removing the crispers To remove the crispers: 1. Slide the crisper straight out to the stop. 2. Lift the front. 3. Slide out the rest of the way. 4. Replace in reverse order. To remove the cover: 1. Push up glass insert from the bottom, then slide it out with both hands.
  • Page 11: Using The Optional Automatic Ice Maker

    Using the optional lf you have an automatic ice maker, or to add one later (Part No. ECKMF-go), there are a few things you will want to know: The ON/OFF lever is a wire signal arm. Down . . . to make ice automatically. up .
  • Page 12: Changing The Light Bulbs

    Changing the light Electrical Shock Hazard Before removing a light bulb, either unplug the refrigerator or disconnect the electricity leading to the refrigerator at the main power supply. Failure to do so could result in electrical shock or personal injury. To change the refrigerator light: 1.
  • Page 13: Reversing The Door Swing

    Reversing the door swing You can change the hinges on your refrigerator so the doors open the other way. Refer to the instruction sheet included with your refrigerator. Understanding the sounds Your new refrigerator may make sounds that your old one didn’t. Because the sounds are new to you, you might be concerned about them.
  • Page 14 Caring For Your Refrigerator In This Section Cleaning your refrigerator ....... 14 Vacation and moving cam .
  • Page 15 WHAT TO USE PART Sponge or cloth with Defrost pan (behind refrigerator mild detergent and on top of motor) warm water Condenser coils Vacuum cleaner with extended narrow attachment Floor under Floor cleaners refrigerator Vacation and moving Long vacations Remove all the food if you are going for a month or more.
  • Page 16 Power interruptions If electricity goes off, call the power company. Ask how long power will be off. 1. If service is to be interrupted 24 hours or less, keep both doors closed. This will help foods stay frozen. 2. If service is to be interrupted longer than 24 hours: (a) Remove all frozen food and store in a frozen food locker.
  • Page 17 Butter or margarine Keep opened butter in covered dish or closed compartment. When storing an extra supply, wrap in freezer packaging and freeze. Cheese Store in the original wrapping until you are ready to use it. Once opened, rewrap tightly in plastic wrap or aluminum foil.
  • Page 18 If You Need Assistance Or Service This section is designed to help you save the cost of a service call. Part 1 of this section outlines possible problems, their causes, and actions you can take to solve each problem. Parts 2 and 3 tell you what to do if you still need assistance or service.
  • Page 19 Whirlpool appliance. To locate FSP replacement . . . refer to Step 3 above or call the Whirlpool Consumer Assistance Center number in Step 2. Center 5. If you are not satisfied...
  • Page 20 Outside the United States, a different warranty may apply. For details, please contact your authorized Whirlpool distributor or military exchange. If you need service, first see the “Assistance “Assistance or Service,”...

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