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Whirlpool TS22AW Use And Care Manual

Estate use and care guide no-frost refrigerator-freezer models ts22aw, ts22br, ts25aw
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  • Page 1 Important Safety Instructions Parts And Features Before Using Your Refrigerator Using Your Refrigerator Caring For Your Refrigerator Food Storage Guide 24 If You Need Assistance Or Service Warranty 1-800-253-1301 Call us with questions or comments. ai c TS22AW TS22BR TS25AW...
  • Page 2 A Note To You Thank you for buying an Estate@’ appliance. You purchased a quality, world-class home appliance. Years of engineering into its manufacturing. To ensure that you enjoy many years of trouble-free developed this Use and Care Guide. It is full of valuable information on how to operate and maintain your appliance properly and safely.
  • Page 3 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

    Parts And Features This section contains captioned illustrations. and features are located and what they look like. Control panel (all models) FREEZER Model TS25AW wire shelves Removable door shelf fronts - Freezer basket Use them to become familiar with where all REFWGEWTOH Control panel...
  • Page 5 Model TS22AW Removable wire shelves Model TS22BR Lower freezer Removable wire shelves Removable door Meat drawer I :-I-* number label (on side wall) Meat drawer Meat drawer door shelves...
  • Page 6: Important Safety Instructions

    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 Removing packaging materials Remove tape and any inside labels (except the model and serial number label) before using the refrigerator.
  • Page 7 Installing it properly 1. Allow % inch (1.25 cm) 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 8: Table Of Contents

    Using Your Refrigerator In This Section Setting the controls ......8 Changing the control settings .
  • Page 9: 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 10: Removing The Door Shelf Fronts

    Removing the door shelf fronts Remove the door shelf fronts for easier cleaning. To remove shelf fronts: 1. Remove all items from the shelf. 2. Pull out on the inside tab at each end of the shelf front. 3. Pull shelf front straight out. To replace shelf fronts: 1.
  • Page 11: Adjusting The Refrigerator Shelves

    Adjusting the refrigerator Adjust the shelves to match the way you use your refrigerator. Glass shelves are strong enough to hold bottles milk, and other heavy food items. To remove the shelves: 1. Remove items from the shelf. 2. Tilt shelf up at front. 3.
  • Page 12: Removing The Meat Drawer

    Removing the meat drawer To remove the meat drawer: 1. Slide the meat drawer straight out to the stop. 2. Lift the front slighily. 3. Slide out the rest of the way. 4. Replace in reverse order. To remove the cover: 1.
  • Page 13: Removing The Freezer Shelves

    Throw the ice away. Also, take large amounts of ice from the ice bin, not through the dispenser. shelves dispensers only) Model TS22BR (ice only) Models TS22AW and TS25AW (ice and water)
  • Page 14: Using The Automatic Ice Maker

    If ice is not being made fast enough and more ice is needed, turn the Refrigerator Control toward a higher number. Wait a day and, if necessary, turn the Freezer Control toward C. TS22AW and TS25AW Models (ice and water) ice maker...
  • Page 15: Removing The Ice Maker Storage Bin

    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 16: Solving Common Ice Maker

    Solving common 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 Ice attracts airborne...
  • Page 17: Removing The Base Grille

    Removing the base gril 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 18 To change crisper light (TS22AW and TS25AW): 1. Disconnect refrigerator from power supply. 2. Pull top of light shield forward until it snaps free. 3. Lower light shield to clear bottom supports. 4. Pull light shield straight out to remove.
  • Page 19: Understanding The Sounds You May Hear

    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 20: Caring For Your Refrigerator

    Caring For Your Refrigerator In This Section Cleaning your refrigerator ....20 and moving care ....22 Vacation Your refrigerator is built to give you many years of dependable service.
  • Page 21 PART WHAT TO USE Door liners and Sponge, soft cloth 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 22 Vacation and moving Short vacations No need to shut off the refrigerator if you will be away for less than four weeks. 1. Use up any perishables. 2. Freeze other items, 3. If you have an automatic ice maker: Raise signal arm to OFF (up) position. Shut off water supply to icemaker.
  • Page 23 Power interruptions If electricity goes off, call the power com- pany. Ask how long power will be off. 1. If service will be interrupted 24 hours or less, keep both doors closed. This helps food stay frozen. 2. If service will be interrupted longer than 24 hours: (a) Remove all frozen food and store in a frozen food locker.
  • Page 24 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 25 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.
  • Page 26 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 throuah this and see if it can solve vour problem.
  • Page 27 FSP@ replace- ment 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 Estate@appliance. FSP replacement parts will fit right and work...
  • Page 28: Assistance Or Service

    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.