Frigidaire Gallery Series Use & Care Manual

Frigidaire Gallery Series Use & Care Manual

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Important Safety Instructions ......................2
Features At A Glance ..................................4
Installation ................................................5
Door Removal Instructions ..........................7
Installing Door Handles .............................10
Connecting the Water Supply ....................11
Using the Display .....................................13
Using the Dispenser .................................17 USA 1-800-374-4432
Storage Features ......................................20
Changing the Filter ...................................26
Care and Cleaning ....................................28
Before Calling .........................................30
Major Appliance Warranty .........................34 Canada 1-800-265-8352


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  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    Door Removal Instructions ......7 Changing the Filter ........26 Installing Door Handles ......10 Care and Cleaning ........28 Connecting the Water Supply ....11 Before Calling .........30 Using the Display ........13 Major Appliance Warranty ......34 Using the Dispenser .........17 USA 1-800-374-4432 Canada 1-800-265-8352...
  • Page 2: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS  Installation Checklist WARNING Doors Please read all instructions before using this refrigerator.  Handles are secure and tight  Door seals completely to cabinet on all Safety Instructions sides • DO NOT store or use gasoline, or other Leveling flammable liquids in the vicinity of this or any other appliance.
  • Page 3 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Proper Disposal of Refrigerator Electrical information or Freezer • The refrigerator must be plugged into its own dedicated 115 Volt, 60 Hz., 15 Risk of child entrapment Amp, AC only electrical outlet. The power Child entrapment and suffocation are not cord of the appliance is equipped with a problems of the past.
  • Page 4: Features At A Glance

    SnackZone Auto Storage CrispSeal Compartments Drawers (Recessed below Crispers) *Door Bin Adjustable Hinges Custom-Flex Temp Drawer Freezer Drawer Freezer Basket Anti-tip Leg Anti-tip Leg IMPORTANT Accessories are available for refrigerator and can be purchased at or by calling 1-800-374-4432.
  • Page 5: Installation

    INSTALLATION Tools Necessary: (OR) Phillips Head 8mm Socket Quadrex Head Adjustable ⅜" Fixed Wrench Screwdriver Allen Wrench Wrench Wrench Installation This Use & Care Guide provides general installation and operating instructions for Allow the following clearances for ease this model. We recommend using a service of installation, proper air circulation, and or kitchen contracting professional to install plumbing and electrical connections:...
  • Page 6 INSTALLATION Cabinet Leveling & Refrigerator 1 Open Custom-Flex Temp drawer to make lower hinge visible. Door Alignment (if necessary) 2 Insert 6mm Allen wrench into the shaft Guidelines for final positioning of refrigerator: of the lower hinge. • All four corners of the cabinet must rest To lower unit: turn adjustment screw firmly on the floor.
  • Page 7: Door Removal Instructions

    DOOR REMOVAL INSTRUCTIONS Getting through narrow spaces 5 Pull up on water line gently to remove from door. If refrigerator will not fit through an entrance area, doors can be removed. Check first by measuring the entrance. Waterline To prepare for removing the doors: 1 Make sure the electrical power cord is unplugged from the wall outlet.
  • Page 8 DOOR REMOVAL INSTRUCTIONS To remove the Custom-Flex 7 To gain access to lower hinge, drawer will need to be extended. Unscrew the three lower Temp Drawer hinge screws and slide the hinge inwards. 1 Fully open drawer. 2 Remove basket from drawer.
  • Page 9 DOOR REMOVAL INSTRUCTIONS Reinstalling the Custom-Flex Removing Freezer Drawer Temp Drawer 1 Place drawer with brackets and sliders CAUTION inside compartment and click sliders into place on each side. Drawer is heavy. Use caution when lifting. 1 Open drawer and fully extend. 2 Remove the freezer drawer.
  • Page 10: Installing Door Handles

    INSTALLING DOOR HANDLES CAUTION Wear gloves and safety goggles. Use extreme CAUTION when installing these handles. Door Handle Mounting Mounting Refrigerator Handles Instructions 1 Remove handles from carton and any other protective packaging. 2 Position fresh food handle end caps over upper and lower pre-installed shoulder bolts (A) that are fastened into door, ensuring the holes...
  • Page 11: Connecting The Water Supply

    Depend- line. Water supply tubing made of ¼ ing on local/state building codes, Frigidaire inch plastic is not recommended to be recommends for homes with existing valves used. Plastic tubing greatly increases...
  • Page 12 CONNECTING THE WATER SUPPLY To Connect Water Tube to  NOTE Household Water Supply 1 Disconnect Expect the first ice harvest within first refrigerator from 24 hours of unit operation. To prevent any is- electrical power Remove sues concerning ice production, please ensure source.
  • Page 13: Using The Display

    USING THE DISPLAY Sleep Mode Display Sleep Mode Sleep mode is default on. When sleep mode is on, the LED’s are not illuminated on the display. Sleep mode can be changed to have the display on full time (Awake Mode). While in Sleep mode pressing any key will illuminate LED’s and then go back to sleep after a short time.
  • Page 14 USING THE DISPLAY Display Quick Freeze (on/off) The lock button can be used to lock the Activates a faster rate for freezing food display preventing it from being used in in the freezer. Use this feature when certain situations. Press and hold for 3 loading several items into the freezer at seconds to enable/disable.
  • Page 15 USING THE DISPLAY Additional Features (Continued) Setting temperatures Door Open  NOTE Illuminates whenever the doors are open. If a door is left open for 5 minutes or more, an alarm will sound and the The recommended settings for a product in- display will be illuminated until the doors stalled in a kitchen is 39˚F for the fresh food are shut.
  • Page 16 USING THE DISPLAY Sabbath Mode  NOTE The Sabbath Mode is a feature that disables portions of the refrigerator and its controls in accordance with observance of the weekly Unit should stabilize temperatures within 24 Sabbath and religious holidays within the hours of installation.
  • Page 17: Using The Dispenser

    USING THE DISPENSER Using the ice maker after  NOTE installation After the initial 26 ounces (750 ml), water Before making ice for the first time, be sure will remain room temperature until the tank to prime the water supply system. Air in new has refilled and been given enough time to plumbing lines can result in two or three empty chill the next 26 ounces (750 ml) of water.
  • Page 18 USING THE DISPENSER Cleaning the ice maker IMPORTANT Clean the ice maker and ice bin at regular On occasion, unusually small ice cubes may intervals, especially prior to vacation or be noticed in the bucket or in dispensed ice. moving. This could occur in normal operation of the 1 Turn off the ice maker.
  • Page 19 USING THE DISPENSER CAUTION NEVER use an ice pick or similar sharp instrument to break up the ice. This could damage the ice bin and dispenser mechanism. To loosen stuck ice, use warm water. Before replacing the ice bin, make sure it is completely dry.
  • Page 20: Storage Features

    STORAGE FEATURES To adjust slide-under/flip shelf: CAUTION 1 Push front half shelf backward towards rear of cabinet until the rear half shelf To avoid personal injury or property drops down, then gently continue pushing damage, handle tempered glass shelves front half shelf back and under the rear carefully.
  • Page 21 Control Membrane Opening SnackZone Recessed Snack Drawers  NOTE Frigidaire does not recommend replacing the auto-humidity membrane unless it becomes damaged or ruined. If the membrane becomes soiled, it can be washed with soap and water. Ensure membrane is dry before...
  • Page 22 STORAGE FEATURES Choosing Deli/Snacks will set drawer IMPORTANT temperature to 37°F (3°C). A tone will sound to confirm choice. Do not use the Custom-Flex Temp Drawer Choosing White Wine will set drawer to store fresh produce as these items may temperature to 45°F (7°C).
  • Page 23 STORAGE FEATURES To remove upper freezer drawer: To move door bin side-to-side: 1 Open freezer compartment completely. 1 Tilt bin up so the back of the bin is off the door but the hook is still engaged. 2 Lift up and out to remove upper freezer drawer.
  • Page 24: Storing Food And Saving Energy

    STORING FOOD AND SAVING ENERGY Ideas for storing foods Loading the freezer • Prior to grocery shopping, activate Fresh food storage “quick freeze” so newly purchased • Keep the fresh food compartment food designated for the freezer will be between 34°F and 44°F with an optimum preserved as quickly as possible.
  • Page 25: Normal Operating Sounds And Sights

    NORMAL OPERATING SOUNDS AND SIGHTS Understanding the sounds NOTE coming from the refrigerator High-efficiency refrigerators may introduce Energy efficient foam in the refrigerator is unfamiliar sounds. These sounds normally not a sound insulator. indicate the refrigerator is operating correctly. Some surfaces on floors, walls, and kitchen cabinets may make these sounds more NOTE noticeable.
  • Page 26: Changing The Filter

    1-800-374- 4432 or through the dealer Ordering Replacement Air Filters from which the refrigerator was purchased. Order replacement filters online at Frigidaire recommends replacing filters at least, by calling once every six months. 1-800-374- 4432 or through the dealer Here is the product number to request when from which the refrigerator was purchased.
  • Page 27 Be ready to wipe up any small amounts of water released during the filter replacement. (Instructional video of procedure can be found on 1 Push down on front edge of filter cover. Cover will tilt down and expose water filter.
  • Page 28: Care And Cleaning

    CARE AND CLEANING Care & Cleaning Tips Keeping the refrigerator clean maintains its appearance and prevents odor build-up. Wipe up any spills immediately and clean the freezer and fresh food compartments at least twice a year.  NOTE Do not use abrasive cleaners such as window sprays, scouring cleansers, flammable fluids, cleaning waxes, concentrated detergents, bleaches, or cleansers containing petroleum prod- ucts on plastic parts, interior doors, gaskets, or cabinet liners.
  • Page 29 NOTE: Always clean, wipe and dry with the grain to prevent scratching. Wash the rest of the cabinet with warm water and mild liquid detergent. Rinse well, and wipe dry with a clean soft cloth. Stainless steel cleaning supplies can be purchased from
  • Page 30: Before Calling

    BEFORE CALLING Visit our web site at 1-800-374-4432 (United States) or 1-800-265-8352 (Canada) Concern Potential Cause Common Solution Automatic Ice Maker Ice maker is • Ice maker is turned off. • Turn on ice maker. For the fresh food...
  • Page 31 BEFORE CALLING Concern Potential Cause Common Solution Dispenser (Ice & Water) Dispenser will • There is no ice in the bin to • See the “Ice maker is not making any not dispense be dispensed. ice” section. ice. • The refrigerator doors are •...
  • Page 32 BEFORE CALLING Concern Potential Cause Common Solution Opening/Closing Of Doors/Drawers Door(s) will • Door was closed too hard, • Close both doors gently. not close. causing other door to open slightly. • Refrigerator is not level. • Ensure floor is level and solid, and can It rocks on the floor when adequately support the refrigerator.
  • Page 33 BEFORE CALLING Concern Potential Cause Common Solution Water/Moisture/Frost Inside Refrigerator Moisture • Weather is hot and humid. • The rate of frost buildup and internal collects on sweating increases. inside of • Flipper mullion • Adjust flipper mullion. (See “To adjust refrigerator the flipper mullion”...
  • Page 34: Major Appliance Warranty

    Electrolux or an authorized service company. Product features or specifications as described or illustrated are subject to change without notice. Canada 1.800.265.8352 1-800-374-4432 Electrolux Canada Corp. Frigidaire 5855 Terry Fox Way 10200 David Taylor Drive Mississauga, Ontario, Canada Charlotte, NC 28262 L5V 3E4...

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