Connect the appliance to the mains power supply.
A beep may be emitted by some models, to indicate that the temperature alarm has intervened: press and
hold the button to switch off acoustic alarms. As applicable, insert the anti-bacterial/anti-odour filter into
the fan as indicated on the filter package.
Note: after switching on, the refrigerator needs approximately 4/5 hours to reach the correct
temperature for storing a normal fridge load of food.
Clean the appliance regularly using a cloth and a solution of lukewarm
water and neutral detergent specifically formulated for refrigerator
interiors. Never use abrasive detergents. Clean inside the defrost water
drain outlet on the rear wall of the refrigerator (near the fruit and
vegetable crisper drawer) regularly, using the tool supplied with the
appliance so as to ensure defrost water is removed correctly (see figure).
Before all cleaning or maintenance procedures, unplug the appliance from
the mains or disconnect the electricity supply.
CHANGING THE BULB OR LED
Always unplug the refrigerator before replacing any light bulbs, then follow the relevant instructions in
accordance with the type of lighting fitted in your appliance.
Only use bulbs of the same type, which can be requested from the After-Sales Service and authorised
Lighting type 1)
1. Loosen the screws and take off the lamp cover.
2. The lamp has a bayonet bulb and needs to be pulled out, not
unscrewed, following the directions of the arrows as
3. After the new bulb has been inserted, replace the lamp cover
and wait five minutes before plugging the appliance back in.
Lighting type 2)
To remove the light bulb, turn anticlockwise as shown in the figure.
Wait for 5 minutes before reconnecting the appliance.
Lighting type 3)
If the product has LED lighting which is in need of
replacing, contact the After-Sales Service for assistance.
LED lights last longer than normal bulbs, they illuminate
better and are more environmentally friendly
(depending on the model)