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Kenmore 6823 - 20.6 cu. Ft. Top Freezer Refrigerator Use And Care Manual

Refrigerator top mount


Top Mount
Use & Care Guide
Gufa para su uso y cuidado
Guide d'utilisation et d'entretien
Sears, Roebuck
and Co., Hoffman
IL 60179
Sears Canada,
inc., Toronto, Ontario,
WWW.Se_ rs,com



Summary of Contents for Kenmore 6823 - 20.6 cu. Ft. Top Freezer Refrigerator

  • Page 1 Refrigerator Top Mount Use & Care Guide Conge_ador Superior Gufa para su uso y cuidado Compartiments Superposes Guide d'utilisation et d'entretien Sears, Roebuck and Co., Hoffman Estates, IL 60179 U.S.A. WWW.Se_ rs,com Sears Canada, inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada MSB 2B8 241627600 (0410)
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Welcome & Important Safety instructions Congratulations Congratuiations on your purchase of a new refrigerator! Please Read AH instructions Before We here at Sears are very proud of our product and we Using This Refrigerator. are compbteUy committed to providing you with the best FOR YOUR SAFETY service possible, Your satisfaction is our #1 priority, •...
  • Page 3: Warranty

    XXXXXXXXXX KENMORE REFRIGERATOR WARRANTY These Guidelines Must Be FollowedTo EnsureThat ONE YEAR FULL WARRANTY Safety Mechanisms In This Refrigerator Will REFRIGERATOR Operate Properly. For one year from the date of purchase, when this ELECTRICAL INFORMATION refrigerator is operated and maintained according to...
  • Page 4: Protection Agreements

    Maintenance Agreements Congratulations on making a smart purchase. Your Your purchase has added value because you can new Kenmore ®product is designed and manufactured depend on Sears HomeCentral ®for service, With over for years of dependable operation, But like all...
  • Page 5 This Use & Care ManuaU provides specific operating LEVEMNG instructions for your model Use the refrigerator onUy as All four corners of your refrigerator must rest firmly on a instructed in this Use & Care Manual Before starting solid floor, Your refrigerator is equipped with adjustable front refrigerator, follow these important first steps.
  • Page 6: Maker To Water Supply

    lt statlatioft ° Connecting ice Maker To Water Supply To avoid electric shock, which can cause death or severe personal injury, disconnect refrigerator from electrical power before connecting a water supply line to the refrigerator. To Avoid Property Damage: Copper tubing is recommended for the water supply line.
  • Page 7: Door Removal

    Tools Necessary: 3/8" Adjustable Fixed Wrench Wrench Screw Flat Head Screw Driver DOOR REMOVAL INSTRUCTIONS: If your refrigerator will not fit through an entrance area, you can reduce its size by removing the doors. Checkfirst by measuring the entrance.._ Top H nge ..
  • Page 8: Features At A Glance

    Freezer Light ice Maker_ raceBucket _\ _-Fixed Door Bin Freezer Shemf _\ Freezer Control _-_Door Rack Refrigerator Control Water Fimter _ Dairy Door Demi Drawer Cover Tall 8ottme Retainer Demi Drawer _ Hamf Shemf Snugger Wine Rack Door 8in Full Speciam item Fixed Door Bin Mid Levem Lk...
  • Page 9: Temperature Controls

    COOL DOWN PERIOD To ensure safe food storage, allow the refrigerator to operate with the doors closed for at bast 8 to 12 hours before loading it with food, REFRIGERATOR & FREEZER CONTROLS NOTE: When first setting the controls or when changing a setting, wat 24 hours for the temperature to stabilize before making additional changes TEMPERATURE...
  • Page 10: Looking Inside

    To avoid pers0naJ injury or P_Qpertydamagel handle tempered gJass shelves carefully. Shelves may break suddenly nicked, scratched, er e×peeed tQ sudden temperature change. SHELF ADJUSTMENT Refrigerator shelves are easily adjusted to suit individual needs. Before adjusting the shelves, remove aH food. To adjust slidir_g shelves:...
  • Page 11 DOOR STORAGE TALL BOTTLE RETAINER (SOME MODELS) Door bins, shelves, and racks are provided for convenient The Tall Bottle Retainer keeps tall containers in the bin from storage of jars, bottHes,and cans. FrequentHyused items can faHHng forward when opening or dosing the refrigerator door. be quickHyseHected.
  • Page 12 CRISPERS (SOME MODELS) DEU DRAWER (SOME MODELS) The crispers, located under the bottom refrigerator shelf, Some models are equipped with a Dell Drawer for storage are designed for storing fruits, vegetables, and other fresh of luncheon meats, spreads, cheeses, and other dell items, produce, Wash items in clear water and remove excess water before placing them in the crispers, items with strong odors or high moisture content should be wrapped before...
  • Page 13: Water Dispenser & Ice Service

    WATER DISPENSER Yourrefrigerator incHudes anautomatic w aterdispenser on Dispenser Lock thefrontoftherefrigerator door. T hedispenser isdesigned The water dispenser incHudes a switch that aHHows you to toaccommodate containers upto7Y2 inches high. disabHe the water dispenser, You can use this Hockto prevent accidentaH spHHs, such as those caused by children pressing the dispensing button without a gHass,The switch is Hocated bellow the Hocked/unHockedsymboHs on the dispenser face...
  • Page 14 If yourrefrigerator hasan automatb ice maker, i t will provide a sufficbnt supply of icefornormal u se,Duringtheinitial startup of yourrefrigerator, however, no ice will be produced duringthe first 24 hoursof operation, Automatb icemakers arealsooptional accessorbs thatmaybeinstalbdin mostmodels atanytime,Call y ourlocal d ealerforinformation, TURNINGYOURICE MAKER ON Aftertheplumbing c onnections havebeen completed, thewater s upply valve mustbeopened, P lace theicecontainer under thebe maker, p usMng itas...
  • Page 15 Kenmore replacement cartridge 46 9910. Screw cup, with filter, back onto housing. Filter cartridge will self-align as cup is tightened. Be sure cup is completely tightened with Kenmore logo facing outward. Do NotTighten Past Stop.
  • Page 16: Food Storage & Energy Saving Tips

    FOOD STORAGE IDEAS Fresh Food Storage The fresh food compartment shouUd be kept between 34 ° F and 40 ° F with an optimum temperature of 37 ° R Avoid overcrowding the refrigerator sheUves,This reduces the circWation of air around the food and resWts in uneven cooling, Fruits and Vegetables Storage in the crisper drawers traps moisture to heUppreserve the fruit and vegetabUe quality for Uongertime periods,...
  • Page 17: Normal Operating Sounds & Sights

    Normal Operating SOunds & Sights UNDERSTANDING THE SOUNDS YOU MAY A. Evaporator HEAR The flow of refrigerant through the evaporator may create a boiling or gurgling sound, Your new high=efficiency refrigerator may make unfamiliar sounds, These are aii normal sounds and soon wiii B.
  • Page 18: Care & Cleaning

    Always unplug the electrical power cord from the wall outlet before cleaning. Keep your refrigerator and freezer clean to prevent odor build-up. Wipe up any spills immediately and clean both sections at least twice a year. Never use any type of scouring pads, brushes, abrasive cleaners or strong aUkalinesoUutions on any surface.
  • Page 19 i!: !: i ii!i Defrost replacing light bulbs. REPLACING THE REFRIGERATOR FREEZER LmGHT BULB (SOME MODELS) UnpUugrefrigerator, Wear gbves as protection against possiNe broken gUass. Unsnap Hght sMeUdas shown. Unscrew and repUaceoUdbuUbwith an appliance buUb of the same wattage. Nonremovable Defrost Water Pan (some models) Remember to pUugthe refrigerator back in.
  • Page 20: Before You Call

    To Properly install Your Refrigerator "Installation" " " Section On Pages 5-6 Before calling for service, review this list. It may save you time and Common expense. This list includes common occurrences that are not the result of Occurrences defective workmanship or materials in this appliance. •...
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