When the appliance is connected to the power supply, the display will show the factory preset
temperatures (-18°C and +5°C).
If the acoustic signal sounds and the temperature indicator blinks, press and hold the alarm mute button.
Note: After being switched on, the appliance needs approximately 2/3 hours to reach the correct
temperature to store a typical volume of food.
As applicable, insert the anti-bacterial and anti-odour filter as indicated on the filter package.
WHEN THE APPLIANCE IS NOT USED
Disconnect the appliance from the power supply. Empty the appliance and leave the doors open just
enough to allow air to circulate inside the compartments. This will prevent the formation of mould and
bad odours. If your appliance has an automatic ice maker:
1. Shut off the water supply to the product.
2. Empty the ice bucket.
For power failures lasting up to 12 hours, keep the doors of the appliance closed. In this way the stored
food will stay cold as long as possible.
Should the power failure last more than 12 hours, remove all food from the product and store it in a
Clean the appliance regularly using a new cloth and a solution of lukewarm water and neutral detergent
specific for cleaning inside refrigerators. Never use abrasive detergents.
Do not use steam cleaners. Clean the condenser using a vacuum cleaner, after removing the front plinth
(see Installation manual).
The buttons and control panel display (in some models, located on the freezer door) must not be cleaned
with alcohol or alcohol-derived substances, but with a dry cloth.
Replacing the bulbs
• Always disconnect the refrigerator from the power supply before
replacing any light bulbs.
• Before replacing the bulb, remove the lamp cover (if present). After
the bulb has been replaced, refit the lamp cover.
• Internal lights are bayonet bulbs.
• The ice and water dispenser light, if present, is a normal screw bulb
although some models may have a LED light.
• LED lights last longer than normal bulbs, they illuminate the inside of
the appliance better and are more environmentally friendly.
Only use bulbs of the same type which can be requested from the after-sales service and authorized
If the appliance has a LED light, contact the after-sales service when a replacement is required.