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Whirlpool ET20RM Use & Care Manual

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  • Page 2 MODEL AND POWER SAVING CONTROL FREEZER CRISPER / COVER ‘ROLLERS (not shown) Tnank you for buying a Whirlpool r!on Card provided with this product. ‘/CL need service or call with a question Model and Serial Numbers :;cJpy :see diagram above]...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Storing Fresh Food Freezing and Storing Frozen Foods VACATION AND MOVING CARE. IF YOU NEED SERVICE OR ASSISTANCE WHIRLPOOL REFRIGERATOR WARRANTY c 1988 Whirlpool Corporation is not near an oven, source. IS properly maintained. for its size IS out of the weather.
  • Page 4: Install Properly

    Install properly... ?. Allow lj2 inch (1.25 cm] space on each side ant at the of the refrigerator installation. 2. If the refrigerator is to be against might want to leave extra space can be opened wider. 3. The refrigerator back can be flush against wall.
  • Page 5: Setting The Controls

    REFRIGERATOR INDICATOR LIGHT Setting the controls... Controls forthe refrigerator and freezer are In the refrigerator. When the refrigerator is plugged the first time... 1. Set the REFRIGERA- TOR CONTROL TO 4. 2. Set the FREEZER and turn the knob. Changing the control settings... If you need to adjust temperatures in refrigerator or freezer, use the settings listed in the chart below.
  • Page 6: Removing Frozen Food Basket

    Removing the frozen food basket... 1. Slide basket straight out to the stop, lift front, then slide the rest of the way out. 2. Replace in reverse order. Adjusting the refrigerator Shelves can be adjusted to match the way you use your refrigerator.
  • Page 7: Moving The Deli Basket And Cover

    Adjusting the crisper humidity control... You can control the amount of humidity moisture-sealed crisper. 1. The control be adjusted to any between LOW and HIGH. 2. LOW (open] lets moist air out of crisper storage of fruits and vegetables with skins. 3.
  • Page 8: Removing The Base Grille

    Automatic ice maker... If you have Model ET20RM with the automatic ice maker accessory, or if you have Model and plan to add one later (Part No. ECKMF-831,...
  • Page 9: Sounds You May Hear

    If you remove the Ice bin. raise the signal arm to shut off the ice maker. When you return the bin, push it all the way In and lowerthe arm to the ON position. If cubes are stored too long, they may develop an stale water.
  • Page 10: Cleaning Chart

    Cleaning chart... What to use Part Sponge Removable parts (shelves, detergent crisper, meat drawer, free- water. zer basket, deli basket, etc.) Sponge, Outside towel; mild detergent: appliance good Waxing Sponge, Inside walls (Freezer should be allowed paper soda, warm water. mild warm up so cloth won’t detergent.
  • Page 11: Food Storage Guide

    Food storage guide STORING FRESH FOOD rhere is a right to package refrigerated or frozen foods. To keep foods fresher, longer, take the time to study these recommended steps. leafy Vegetables...Remove store wrapping and trim or tear off bruised and discolored Wash in cold water and drain.
  • Page 12 FREEZING & STORING FROZEN FOODS The freezer section designed for storage commercially frozen foods and for freezing at home. Packaging -The secret of successful in the packaging. The wrap you use must be air, moisture and vapor proof. The way you close and seal the package must not allow air, moisture...
  • Page 13 Freezing Vegetables - Freeze only fresh high- quality vegetables picked when barely For best results, freeze no more than 2 to 3 hours after picking. Wash In cold water, sort and cut into appropriate sizes. Blanch or scald. Pack in recom- mended container and freeze.
  • Page 14 IMPORTANT: Do not expect your freezer freeze any large quantity of food. unfrozen food into the freezer than within 24 hours. (No more than 2 to 3 pounds food per cubic foot of freezer space.) enough space for air to circulate around ages.
  • Page 15: Vacation

    Vacation Moving Care Short vacations... No need to shut off the refrigerator if you will be away for less than four weeks. Use up perishables; freeze other items. If your refrigerator with an automatic ice maker: Turn it off 2. Shut off the water supply to the ice maker 3.
  • Page 16 All this means and may require more running time than your old make new from the cycle, defrost 2. If you need assistance?.. Call Whirlpool tance telephone where in the U.S.: position? 1-800-253-1301 and talk with one of our trained Zonsultant...
  • Page 17 Whirlpool appliance. FSP replacement parts will fit right and work right, because made to the same exacting specifications build every new Whirlpool appliance. To locate FSP replacement parts in your area, refer to Step 3 above or call the Whirlpool...
  • Page 18 Notes .._,...
  • Page 19 Notes ,“- -...-...
  • Page 20: Refrigerator

    Outside the United States, a different warranty distributor or military exchange. Whirlp001 Part No. 1119534 Rev. A c 1988 Whirlpool Corporation REFRIGERATOR WHIRLPOOL WILL PAY FOR FSP’ replacement parts and repair labor lo correct in materials or workmanship.

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