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AEG 1243-4 GS Operating Instructions Manual

Table top freezer


1243-4 GS
1273-4 GS
Table Top Freezer
Operating Instructions


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  • Page 1 ÖKO-ARCTIS ÖKO-ARCTIS SUPER 1243-4 GS 1273-4 GS Table Top Freezer Operating Instructions...
  • Page 2 Dear customer, Before placing your new refrigerator/freezer into operation please read these operating instructions carefully. They contain important information for safe use, for installation and for care of the appliance. Please keep these operating instructions for future reference. Pass them on to possible new owners of the appliance.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Your freezer needs air ........
  • Page 4: Important Safety Instruction

    Intended use • The freezer is intended for use in the home. It is suitable for the fre- ezing and storing frozen food, as well as for making ice. If the appli- ance is used for purposes other than those intended or used incor- rectly, no liability can be accepted by the manufacturer for any damage that may be caused.
  • Page 5 • Bottles and cans must not be placed in the freezer. They can burst when the contents freeze, high carbonate content drinks can even explode! Never store lemonade, juices, beer, wine, sparkling wine etc.
  • Page 6: Disposal

    Disposal Appliance Packaging Information All materials are environmentally sound! They can be dumped or burned at an incinerating plant without danger! About the materials: The plastics can be recycled and are identified as follows: >PE< for polyethylene, e.g. the outer covering and the bags in the interior.
  • Page 7: Installation

    Climate classification If the refrigeration appliance is installed next to another refrigerator or freezer a clearance of 5 cm at the sides is required, in order to prevent the fo mation of condensation on the outside of the appliance. for an ambient temperature of +10 to +32 °C...
  • Page 8: Your Freezer Needs Air

    Your freezer is designed for maintenance-free operation. It should never lack good ventilation. Air is supplied under the ventilation slot between the freezer and storage surface. Air is extracted through the upper ventilation grille. Never obstruct these openings. Electrical Connection Any electrical work required to install this appliance should be carried out by a qualified electrician or competent person.
  • Page 9: Plug Socket

    Warning! A cut-off plug inserted into a 13 amp socket is a serious safety (shock) hazard. Ensure that the cut-off plug is disposed of safely. Plug socket The plug socket necessary for connection of your appliance to the electricity supply should be positioned so that it is possible to pull out the appliance plug.
  • Page 10: Prior To Initial Start-Up

    Description of the appliance The freezer drawers are stable and have an antitilt feature, and are also retained at their end positions. This assures safe and convenient insertion and removal of frozen food. To remove them, withdraw them as far as the catch, tilt them upwards, and pull them out forwards.
  • Page 11: Operating And Indicator Panel

    Operating and indicator panel 1 Temperature regulator and ON/OFF switch 2 Fast freeze button 3 Symbol for the door warning tone 4 Fast freeze light (amber) 5 Warning light (red) 6 Pilot light (green) The temperature regulator (1), which serves at the same time as the appliance’s On-/Off switch.
  • Page 12: Audibile Temperature Alarm

    Audible temperature alarm If your freezer is equipped with an audible temperature alarm (3), an acoustic warning will sound simultaneously with illumination of the red temperature pilot light, alerting you to the fact that the storage temperature in your freezer is too high or too warm.
  • Page 13: Ice Pack

    • Bottles and cans must not be placed in the freezer. They can burst when the contents freeze, high carbonate content drinks can even explode! Never store lemonade, juices, beer, wine, sparkling wine etc.
  • Page 14 (1) and (2) equipped with its own refrig- erating unit. Unfrozen food must not touch items already frozen, oth- erwise the frozen food could begin to defrost. Freezer drawers (3) and (4) should only be used for storage of frozen food. The lowest draw er has a solid floor and can be used for catching some of the melt- water when the freezer is beeing defrosted.
  • Page 15: Storage Goods Symbol/Freezing Calendar

    Preparation of Ice Cubes Fill the ice cube tray 3/4 full with cold water, place it in the freezer compartment and leave to freeze. To loosen the frozen cubes, either bend the ice cube tray or hold it under running water for a few seconds.
  • Page 16 Each temperature rise reduces the keeping qualities of your frozen food. Around 12 hours before defrosting your freezer, switch over to fast freeze to build up a low temperature reserve in the frozen food. Warning! • Do not use electrical heating appliances or any other mechanical or artificial devices to speed up the defrosting process.
  • Page 17: Magnetic Door Seal

    Magnetic door seal After opening and closing the door of your freezer whilst it is in operation, you will not immediately be able to open the door again because a vacuum will have developed inside, keeping the door closed until the pressures inside and outside the door have equalised.
  • Page 18: If You Should Ever Move House

    Make sure the freezer door cannot come open during transport. Ensure that the freezer is the last item loaded onto the removal lorry, so that it is the first to be taken off and can be plugged in again at once.
  • Page 19 Customer Service. If the freezing mechanism has stopped working, the reserve in the cold accumulator and in the deep-frozen food itself, if the freezer is full, will be sufficient for about 27 hours, or about 18 hours if there is no cold accumulator.
  • Page 20 Malfunction The freezer temperature is not sufficient, red light lights up, temperature alarm signal sounds. Heavy build up of frost, possibly also on the door seal. Unsual noises. The compressor does not start immediately after changing the temperature setting. Important: regularly check on the red temperature pilot light and thermometer that the storage temperature is being maintained.
  • Page 21: Service & Spare Parts

    Service & Spare Parts In the event of your appliance requiring service, or if you wish to pur- chase spare parts, contact your local AEG Service Force Centre by telephoning: Your call will be automatically routed to the Service Centre covering your post code area.
  • Page 22: Regulations, Standards, Guidelines

    Regulations, Standards, Guidelines This appliance was designed for household use and was manufactured in accordance with the appropriate standards. The necessary measures in accordance with appliance safety legislation regulations (GSG), accident prevention regulations for refrigeration appliances (VBG 20) and the regulations of the German Society of Electrical Engineers (VDE) were observed in the manufacture of this appliance.
  • Page 24 AEG Hausgeräte GmbH Postfach 1036 D-90327 Nürnberg © Copyright by AEG H 271 286 200–01-0299 2222 704-42...

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