Removing the crispers and crisper cover ... A Note to You Thank you for buying a Whirlpool@ You have purchased a quality, world-class went into its manufacturing. To ensure that you enjoy many years of trouble-free we developed this Use and Care Guide. It is full of valuable information on how to operate and maintain your appliance properly and safely.
Refrigerator Your safety is important to us. This auide contains safetv svmbols and ” statements. Please pay special attention to these symbols and follow any instructions given. Here is a brief explanation of the use of each symbol. Read all instructions before using the refrigerator.
Parts and Features This section contains captioned illustrations with where 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.
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Before Using Your Refrigerator It is important to prepare your refrigerator for use. This section tells you how to clean it, connect it to a power source, install it, and level it. Cleaning your refrigerator Removing packaging materials Remove tape and any inside labels (except the model and serial number label) before using the refrigerator.
Installing it properly Allow ‘/2 inch (1.25 cm) space on each side and at the top of the refrigerator for ease of installation. If the hinge side of the refrigerator is to be against a wall, you might want to leave extra space so the door can be opened wider.
Using Your Refrigerator To obtain the best possible results from your refrigerator, it is important that you operate it properly. This section tells you how to set the controls, remove and adjust the features in your refrigerator, and how to save energy. Setting the controls Controls for the refrigerator and freezer are...
Changing the control If you need to adjust temperatures in refrigera- tor or freezer, use the settings listed in the chart below as a guide. If you have questions, call our Consumer Assistance Center number, 1-800-253-l 301. CONDITION: REASON: Door opened often Refrigerator section Large amount of food added...
Removing the snap-off To remove the trim piece: all items Remove from the shelf. 2. Pull out on the inside tab at each end of the trim piece. 3. Lii trim piece straight out. To replace the trim piece: Line up ends of the trim piece with the button on the door liner wall.
Removing the meat drawer Remove the meat drawer and cover for easier cleaning To remove the meat drawer: 1. Slide meat drawer out to the stop. 2. Lift the front of the meat drawer. 3. Slide meat drawer out the rest of the way. 4.
Adjusting the crisper Because your crispers are not the same size, your crisper cover has an adjustable center track so you can switch positions of the crispers. You can adjust the center track with the cover in the refrigerator by removing the crispers and the cover insert.
Using the ice cube trays If cubes are not used, they may shrink. The moving cold air starts a slow evaporation. The longer you store cubes, the smaller they get. To remove ice: 1. Hold tray at both ends. 2. Twist slightly. Using the optional If your refrigerator has an automatic ice...
Good water quality is important for good ice quality. Try to avoid connecting the ice maker to a softened water supply. Water softener chemicals (such as salt from a malfunctioning softener) can damage the ice maker mokf and lead to poor ice quality.
Removing the base grille To remove the base grille: 1. Open the refrigerator door. 2. Grasp the grille with both hands. 3. Push down on the top edge of the grille to release the top clips. 4. Roll the grille toward you to release the top clips.
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.
Caring for Your Refrigerator 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. Cleaning your refrigerator Both the refrigerator and freezer sections...
WHAT TO USE PART Door liners Sponge soft c&h, orpapertowelwith and gaskets mild detergent and warm water Plastic parts soft, clean sponge, or soft, clean cloth (covers and with mild detergent paneW and warm water Defrost pan Sponge or cbth with mild detergent and warm water Condenser...
Vacation and moving Short vacations No need to shut off the refrigerator if you will be away for less than four weeks. Use up any perishables. Freeze other items. 3. If your refrigerator has an automatic ice maker: Raise the signal arm to the OFF (up) position.
Power interruptions If electricity goes off, call the power com- pany. Ask how long power will be off. 1. If service will be interrupted hours or less, keep both doors.closed. This helps foods stay frozen. If service will be interrupted longer than 24 hours: (a) Remove all frozen food and store in a frozen food locker.
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 in the refrigerator in air- tight and moisture-proof material.
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, contact your local Cooperative Extension Service or check a freezer guide or reliable cookbook.
Troubleshooting Performance problems often result from little things you can fix without tools. See “Before calling for assistance . . .I’ below before calling for service on your appliance. 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.
FSP@ . . . replacement parts’ FSP is a registered trademark of Whirlpool Corporation for quality parts. Look for this symbol of quality whenever you need a replacement part for your Whirlpool@ appli- ance. FSP replacement parts will fit right and...
FSP replacement parts and repair labor to correct defects WARRANTY in materials or workmanship system. These parts are: From Date of Purchase Service must be provided by an authorized Whirlpool service company. WHIRLPOOL WILL NOT PAY FOR A. Service calls to: 1.