Download Print this page

Whirlpool 6ED22ZR Use And Care Manual

No-frost refrigerator-freezer
Hide thumbs


Quick Links

A Note To You
Parts And Features
Before Using Your
Using Your
Caring For Your
Food Storage Guide 22



  Related Manuals for Whirlpool 6ED22ZR

  Summary of Contents for Whirlpool 6ED22ZR

  • Page 1 UseAndCare NO-FROST REFRIGERATOR-FREEZER HOme Appliances A Note To You Important Safety Instructions Parts And Features Before Using Your Refrigerator Using Your Refrigerator Caring For Your Refrigerator Food Storage Guide 22 MODEL 6ED22ZR...
  • Page 2 “If You Need Assistance Or Service” on page 24. If you need further help, feel free to call an authorized Whirlpool service company. When calling, you will need to know your appliance’s complete model number and serial number. You can find this information on the model and serial number label (see diagram on page 4).
  • Page 3 Important Safety Read all instructions before using the refrigerator. Child entrapment and suffocation are not problems of the past. Junked or abandoned refrigerators are still danger- ous . . . even if they will “just sit in the garage a few days.” If you are getting rid of your old refrig- erator, do it safely.
  • Page 4 Parts And Features This section contains captioned illustrations. and features are located and what they look like. Contral Automatic ice maker and ice bin < Freezer light. Adjustable freezer shelves < Crisper light - Freezer bin + Leveling rollers (behind base grille) Control panel...
  • Page 5 Before Using Your Refrigerator In This Section Cleaning it ......... . . 5 Plugging it in .
  • Page 6 Installing it properly 1. Allow 1.25 cm (% inch) space on each side and at the top of the refrigerator for ease of installation. 2. If the refrigerator is to be against a wall, you might want to leave extra space on the hinge side closest to the wall so the door can be opened wider.
  • Page 7: Table Of Contents

    Using Your Refrigerator In This Section Setting the controls ......7 Changing the control settings .
  • Page 8: Changing The Control Settings

    3. Give the refrigerator time to cool down completely before adding food. This may take several hours. The settings indicated above should be correct for normal, household refrigerator usage. The controls are set correctly when milk or juice is as cold as you like and when ice cream is firm.
  • Page 9: The Shelf Glide

    Adjusting the shelf Use the shelf glide to secure odd-shaped items or to separate other items. 1. Grasp glide. 2. Slide glide along track. NOTE: Shelf glide cannot be removed. Adjusting the refrigerator Adjust shelves to match the way you use your refrigerator.
  • Page 10: Removing The Crisper And Crisper Cover

    Removing the crisper To remove the crisper: Slide the crisper straight out to the stop 2. Lift the front slightly. 3. Slide out the rest of the way. 4. Replace in reverse order. To remove the cover: Hold cover firmly with both hands and lift front of cover off supports.
  • Page 11: Removing The Freezer Shelves

    Removing the freezer To remove the shelf: 1. Lift right side of shelf off supports. 2. Slide shelf out of shelf support holes. 3. Replace in reverse order. Removing the freezer To remove the bin: 1. Slide bin out to the stop. 2.
  • Page 12: Using The Ice Dispenser

    Using the ice dispenser Personal Injury Hazard Tumbling ice and pressure can break a fragile glass. Use a sturdy glass when dispensing ice. Failure to do so could result in per- sonal injury or breakage. Ice dispenses from the ice maker storage bin in the freezer.
  • Page 13: Using The Automatic

    Using the automatic Here are a few things you will want to know about your automatic ice maker: The ON/OFF lever is wire signal arm. DOWN to make ice automatically. UP to shut off the ice maker. NOTE: Do not turn ice maker on until it is connected to the water supply.
  • Page 14: Removing The Ice Maker

    Removing the ice maker Remove, empty and clean the storage bin if: the ice dispenser has not, or will not, be used for a week or more. a power failure causes ice in the bin to melt and freeze together. the ice dispenser is not used regularly.
  • Page 15: Solving Common Ice Maker

    Solving common ice maker/dispenser problems CAUSE PROBLEM Ice dispenser Freezer door open won’t work Ice bin not properly installed Wrong ice in bin Dispenser not used for extended periods, causing ice cubes to melt together Ice dispenser Ice dispenser bar held stops working in too long Off -taste or...
  • Page 16: The Base Grille

    Removing the base grille To remove the grille: 1. Open both doors. 2. Pull base grille forward to release the support tabs from the metal clips. 3. Do not remove Tech Sheet fastened behind the grille. To replace the grille: 1.
  • Page 17 To change crisper light: Disconnect refrigerator from power supply. Pull top of light shield forward until it snaps free. Lower light shield to clear bottom supports Pull light shield straight out to remove. Replace bulb with a 40-watt appliance bulb. 6.
  • Page 18: Understanding The Sounds You

    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. Don’t be. Most of the new sounds are normal. Hard surfaces like the floor, walls and cabinets can make the sounds seem louder.
  • Page 19 Caring For Your Refrigerator In This Section Cleaning your refrigerator ..19 Vacation and moving care ..20 Your refrigerator is built to give you many years of dependable service. However, there are a few things you can do to help extend its product life. This section tells you how to clean your refrigerator and what to do when going on vacation, moving or during a power outage.
  • Page 20 WHAT TO USE PART Sponge, soft cloth Door liners and gaskets or paper towel with mild detergent and warm water Soft, clean sponge Plastic parts or soft, clean cloth (covers and with mild detergent panels) and warm water Defrost pan Sponge or cloth with mild detergent and warm water...
  • Page 21 Long vacations If you will be gone a month or more: Remove all food from the refrigerator. Turn off the water supply to the ice maker at least one day ahead of time. When the last load of ice drops, turn off the ice maker.
  • Page 22 Food Storage There is a correct way to package and store refrigerated or frozen food. To keep food fresher, longer, take the time to study these recommended Storing fresh food Wrap or store food placed in the refrigerator in airtight and moisture-proof material.
  • Page 23 Storing frozen food The freezer section is designed for storage of commercially frozen food and for freezing food at home. NOTE: For further information about prepar- ing food for freezing or food storage times, check a freezer guide or reliable cookbook. Packaging The secret of successful freezing is in the packaging.
  • Page 24 If You Need Assistance Service Performance problems often result from little things you can fix without tools. Please read the chart below before calling for service on your appliance. 1. Before calling for assistance Listed in this chart are the most common problems consumers run into with their appliances. Please read through this and see if it can solve your problem.
  • Page 25 Step I+ . . . Contact the dealer from whom you pur- chased the unit or an authorized Whirlpool* service company. 3. If you need FSP* replace- ment parts+ . . .
  • Page 26 From Date of Purchase system. These parts are: 1. Compressor 2. Evaporator 3. Condenser Service must be provided by an authorized Whirlpool service company. WHIRLPOOL WILL NOT PAY FOR A. Service calls to: 1. Correct the installation of your refrigerator.