40058-gb.fm5 Page 11 Monday, October 9, 2000 5:54 PM CONTENTS BEFORE USING THE FREEZER PAGE SAFEGUARDING THE ENVIRONMENT PAGE PRECAUTIONS AND GENERAL RECOMMENDATIONS PAGE HOW TO USE THE FREEZER PAGE HOW TO DEFROST AND CLEAN THE FREEZER PAGE TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE PAGE AFTER-SALES SERVICE PAGE...
40058-gb.fm5 Page 12 Monday, October 9, 2000 5:54 PM BEFORE USING THE FREEZER • Your new appliance is a freezer designed 1. After unpacking the appliance, check for exclusively for domestic use. damage and make sure that the doors shut properly.
40058-gb.fm5 Page 13 Monday, October 9, 2000 5:54 PM HOW TO USE THE FREEZER This freezer can be used to store already Freezers with door contact pin frozen food and to freeze fresh food. The The acoustic alarm sounds if the freezer door is appliance data plate indicates the amount of left open for more than 1 minute.
40058-gb.fm5 Page 14 Monday, October 9, 2000 5:54 PM HOW TO USE THE FREEZER Tips for freezing and storing fresh food • Wrap and seal fresh food in: aluminium foil, cling film, watertight plastic bags, polythene containers with lids or special freezer containers.
40058-gb.fm5 Page 15 Monday, October 9, 2000 5:54 PM HOW TO USE THE FREEZER Advice for storing frozen food When purchasing frozen food products: • ensure that the packaging is not damaged (frozen food in damaged packaging may have deteriorated). If the package is swollen or has damp patches, it may not have been stored under optimal conditions and thawing may have already begun.
40058-gb.fm5 Page 16 Monday, October 9, 2000 5:54 PM HOW TO DEFROST AND CLEAN THE FREEZER Before any cleaning or maintenance operation, unplug the appliance from the mains or disconnect the electrical power supply. Defrost the freezer compartment once or twice a year, or when the ice on the walls reaches a thickness of 3 mm.
40058-gb.fm5 Page 17 Monday, October 9, 2000 5:54 PM TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE 1. The appliance is not working properly. 5. The yellow, red and green leds do not light up. Perform checks for problem 1, • Is there a power failure? then: Contact After-Sales Service.
40058-gb.fm5 Page 18 Monday, October 9, 2000 5:54 PM INSTALLATION • Install the appliance away from heat sources. Installation in a hot environment, direct exposure to the sun or installation near heat sources (heaters, radiators, cookers) will increase power consumption and should therefore be avoided.
40058-gb.fm5 Page 19 Monday, October 9, 2000 5:54 PM ELECTRICAL CONNECTION For Great Britain only The wires in the mains lead are coloured in accordance with the following code: BLUE - “NEUTRAL” (“N”) BROWN - “LIVE” (“L”) GREEN AND YELLOW - “EARTH” (“E”) 1.