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Automatic Icemaker - GE Model 20 Owner's Manual And Installation Instructions

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About the automatic icemaker.
A newly
installed
refrigerator
may take 12 to 24 hours to begin making ice.
Power
Automatic
lcemaker
(on some models)
Switch
The icemaker
will produce
seven cubes
per c) cle>--ai)i)roxinmtel
) ] 00-1 bO cubes
in a 24-hour
period,
depending
on fl'eezer
COilli)artlllent
teillpei'att/i'e,
i'OOill
teml)eratm'e,
nmnber
of door openings
and other
use conditions.
See below fi)r how to access ice and reach
the power
switch.
If the refl_igerator
is operated
befiwe the
water connection
is made
to the icemakeL
set the power switch in the 0 (o#) position.
When
the reflJgerator
has been
connected
to the water SUl)ply, set the power switch to
the I (On)position.
The icemaker
will fill with water when it
cools to 15°F (-10°C).
A newly installed
refi_igemtor may take 12 to 24 hems to beg_n
making
ice cubes.
You Mll hear a buzzing
sotmd
each time
the icemaker
fills with water;
Throw away the first tew batches
of ice to
allow the water line to clea_:
Be sm'e nothing
interteres
with the sweep
of the teeler am/.
_._]_en the bin fills to the level {ff the teeler
am_, the icemaker
will stop producing
ice. It is nomml
for several cubes to be
joined
together:
If ice is not used flequenfl>
old ice cubes
will become
cloud}; taste stale and shrink.
NOTE: In homes with lower-than-averagewater
pressure,you may hear the icemakercycle multiple
times when making onebatch of ice.
Toreach flTepower switch.
Accessing Ice and Reaching
the Power Switch
To reach the icemaker power switch, pull the
shelf above the ice bin straight
out. Mwa):s
be sm'e to replace
the shelf.
Toaccess ice, simply pull the bin fiwward.
To access
ice,
Icemaker Accessory Kit
If )our refiigerator
did not come ah'ea&
equipped with an automatic
icemakex;
an icemaker
accessory
kit is axailable
at
extra cost.
Check
the back of the refrigerator
fiw
the specific icemaker
kit needed
fi)r
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model,
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12
To Use the Dispenser (onsomemodels)
The water dispenser
is located
on the left
wall inside the refl_igerator
compartment.
Todispense water:
Hold the glass against
the recess.
@ Push the water dispenser
button.
O
Hold the glass tmderneath
the
dispenser
for 2-3 seconds
after
releasing
the dispenser
button.
Water may continue
to dispense
after the button
is released.
If no wateris dispensed whentherefwemtor is first
installed,theremaybe air in thewaterlinesystem.
Press thedispenser buttonforat /east2 minutesto
remove trapped air fromthewaterfineand toill/the
watersystem. D uringthisprocess, t hedispenser
noisemaybe loudastheair ispurgedfromthe
waterlinesystem. T oflushout i_npurities i n the
waterline,throwaway thefirst6 glassfuls of water
NOTE: Toavoidwater deposits,the dispenser
shouldbe cleanedpenodicallyby wiping with a
cleancloth or sponge.

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