Electrolux 241927600 Use & Care Manual

Electrolux 241927600 Use & Care Manual

Electrolux ice maker use & care guide


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Guia de Uso y Cuidado
Máquina de hielo
Guide d'utilisation et d'entretien
Machine à glaçons
241927600 November 2007


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  • Page 1 Use & Care Guide Ice Maker Guia de Uso y Cuidado Máquina de hielo Guide d’utilisation et d’entretien Machine à glaçons 241927600 November 2007...
  • Page 2: Finding Information

    You can register online at www.electroluxusa.com or by dropping your Product Registration Card in the mail. Please record the purchase date of your Electrolux unit and your dealer’s name, address and telephone number. ________________________________________...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Ice Cube Thickness Adjustment ...15 Drain Pump ...15 Maintenance ... 16 Special Considerations ...16 Maintaining and Cleaning Your Ice Maker ...16 Exterior Cleaning - As Required ...16 Stainless Steel Models ...16 Interior Cleaning - As Required ...16 Condenser Cleaning - Every 3 Months ...17 Self Cleaning - Every 6 Months ...17...
  • Page 4: Safety

    IMPORTANT To turn off power to your ice maker, unplug the power cord from the wall outlet. WARNING •...
  • Page 5: Installation

    Model EI15IM55GS can be installed using a gravity drain or the Electrolux EIMP60, optional drain pump kit. Follow these guidelines when installing drain lines to prevent water from flowing back into the ice...
  • Page 6: Connecting A Drain Pump

    EIMP60 drain pump. The Electrolux EIMP60 drain pump is available through your Dealer, or direct from Electrolux with complete installation instructions. If a pump other than the Electrolux EIMP60 drain pump is to be used, it must meet the following specifications: •...
  • Page 7: Site Preparation

    (see REVERSING THE DOOR). All units require zero clearance when installed flush with a cabinet or wall (see Figure 2). Electrolux stainless steel models require a minimum 2-3/4 inch handle clearance when installed against a wall or cabinet that extends beyond the front edge of the unit (see Figure 3).
  • Page 8: Water Supply Connection

    However, make certain that the tubing is not pinched or damaged during installation. • Electrolux recommends the use of copper tubing for installation. DO NOT use plastic water supply line since it may crack or rupture with age and may cause water damage to your house.
  • Page 9: Leveling

    (see Figure 10). CHECK LEVEL Figure 10 If the ice maker is not level, adjust the feet on the corners of the unit as necessary (see Figure 11). TURN FOOT TO ADJUST Figure 11...
  • Page 10: Door Reversal

    Door Reversal Reversing the Door (some models) All Electrolux units may be left or right hand opening. The door opening is easily reversed by moving the hinge hardware to the opposite side (see Figure 12). Figure 12 To reverse the door:...
  • Page 11 Remove the two door closer inserts from the existing bottom hinge and install as shown on the new bottom hinge (see Figure 17). Figure 17 DOOR CLOSER INSERTS BOSS Remove existing bottom hinge (3 screws) and remount on opposite side TOP. Remove hinge screw pin.
  • Page 12: Adjusting The Door

    Door Adjustment Adjusting the Door Your door is aligned at the factory before shipment. Occasional re-adjustment may be necessary, especially if an overlay panel is installed. The following procedure will correct for up to 1/4” alignment. The door should never be flush with the top of the cabinet.
  • Page 13: Built-In Installation / Start-Up

    Built-In Installation / Start-Up Installing a Built-In Your Electrolux product has been designed for either free-standing or built-in installation. When built-in, your ice maker does not require additional air space for top, sides or rear. However, the front grille must NOT be obstructed.
  • Page 14: Operation

    Ice Cube Thickness Your Electrolux ice maker uses advanced technology to make ice that is crystal clear. This technology cascades a flow of water over a chilled ice mold that is mounted vertically so no water sits in it.
  • Page 15: Ice Cube Thickness Adjustment

    ARROW button to lower the setting to thin the ice bridge. IMPORTANT Ice thickness adjustment should only be made one increment at a time. Allow ice maker production to stabilize for 24 hours before rechecking ice thickness. Touch and release the LIGHT button key to exit the ice thickness adjustment mode.
  • Page 16: Maintenance

    Discoloration from chlorine gas is normal. Follow exterior cleaning instructions. Interior Cleaning - As Required Disconnect power to the ice maker. Open the door and remove any ice from the storage bin. Wipe down the interior and storage bin with a solution of non-abrasive mild soap or detergent and warm water.
  • Page 17: Condenser Cleaning - Every 3 Months

    Wear rubber gloves and safety goggles and/ or face shield when handling Ice Machine Cleaner. CAUTION Use only Electrolux Ice Machine Cleaner (part number EIM30046). It is a violation of Federal law to use this solution in a manner inconsistent with its labeling.
  • Page 18 The display will show “CL” to confirm the beginning of the cleaning cycle. When water begins to flow over the evaporator (approximately 3 minutes), add one package of Electrolux Ice Machine Cleaner to the water reservoir. FRONT COVER When ice production resumes, the water fill valve will energize, fill the water reservoir, and shut- off after three minutes.
  • Page 19: Inlet Screen Cleaning - Every Year

    Pour one gallon of cool, fresh water into the ice bin. The water should drain freely. If your ice maker is equipped with a drain pump, the pump should drain the ice bin. WATER...
  • Page 20: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Before You call For Service If the unit appears to be malfunctioning, read through Normal Operation first. If the problem persists, check the Troubleshooting Guide. Locate the problem in the guide and refer to the cause and its remedy before calling for service.
  • Page 21: If Service Is Required

    Troubleshooting – What to check when problems occur Problem Possible Cause Poor ice quality (soft or unclear). Poor incoming water quality. Ice-making system is dirty. Unit produces shallow or Low water level. incomplete cubes, or the ice fill Hot incoming water. pattern on the evaporator is incomplete.
  • Page 22: Warranty Information

    State of Alaska) In the U.S.A., your appliance is warranted by Electrolux Home Products, Inc. We authorize no person to change or add to any of our obligations under this warranty. Our obligations for service and parts under this warranty must be performed by us or an authorized Electrolux Home Products, Inc.

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