Whirlpool DESIGNERSTYLE 2184589 Use And Care Manual

18’ to 21’ no-frost designerstyle top freezer refrigerator
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Table of Contents
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A Note to You . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
Safety . . . . . . . 3
Parts and Features
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Before Using Your
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Using Your
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Caring for Your
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Food Storage
Guide . . . 19
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or Service
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  • Page 1 UseAndCare Table of Contents (complete) ....2 A Note to You ....2 Refrigerator Safety .
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    WHIRLPOOL@ appliance. Because your life is getting busier and more complicated, WHIRLPOOL refrigerators are easy to use, save time, and help you manage your home better. To ensure you enjoy years of trouble-free operation, we developed this Use and Care Guide.
  • Page 3: Refrigerator Safety

    Refrigerator Safety Your safety is important to us. This guide contains statements under warning sym- bols. Please pay special attention to these symbols This symbol alerts you to dangers such as and follow any instructions given. Here is a brief fire, electrical shock, burns, and personal explanation...
  • Page 4: Parts And Features

    Parts and Features This section contains captioned illustrations of your appliance. Use them to become familiar with where all parts and features are located and what they look like. Page references are included for your convenience. NOTE: The model you have purchased may have all or some of the parts and features shown and they may not match the illustration exactly.
  • Page 5: Before Using Your Refrigerator

    Before Using Your Refrigerator It is important to prepare your refrigerator for use. This section tells you how to clean it, connect it to a power source., install it, and levei it. Cleaning your refrigerator Removing packaging materials NOTE: Do not remove any permanent instruction labels inside your refrigerator.
  • Page 6: Setting The Controls

    Using Your Refrigerator To obtain the best possible results from your refrigerator, it is important that you operate it properly. This section tells you how to set the controls, remove and adjust the features in your refrigerator, and how to save energy. Setting the controls Controls for the refrigerator and freezer are in the...
  • Page 7: Removing The Drop-In Door Trim

    Removing the drop-in door trim To remove the trim piece: 1. Remove all items from the shelf. 2. Pull straight up on the trim piece at each end. To replace the trim piece: 1. Locate each end of the trim piece above the trim pocket opening.
  • Page 8: Using Your Refrigerator

    Adjusting the utility compartment and tray The utility compartment and tray slide from one side to the other for more flexible storage. The tray fits on either side of the utility compartment or partially under- neath it. Experiment and find the positions that work best for you.
  • Page 9 Uppyr channel To remove the shelf: 1. Remove all items from the shelf. 2. Hold back of shelf with one hand. 3. Lift front of shelf to 45” angle. 4. Lower shelf slightly to release shelf from upper channel of track. Then pull shelf straight out. NOTE: Shelf is heavy.
  • Page 10: Removing The Meat Drawer And Cover

    Removing the meat drawer and cover To remove the meat drawer: 1. Slide meat drawer out to the stop. 2. Lift front of meat drawer and slide meat drawer out the rest of the way. 3. Replace in reverse order. To adjust the cover position: 1.
  • Page 11: Adjusting The Crisper Cover Track

    Adjusting the crisper cover track (on some models) For some models: For your convenience, one crisper may be larger than the other, and your crisper cover may have an adjustable track so you can switch positions of the crispers. This allows you to store celery and other longer items in a crisper.
  • Page 12: Removing The Pull-Out Freezer Floor

    floor Removing the pull-out freezer The freezer floor pulls out for easier access to foods in the back of the freezer and for easier cleaning. Freezer floor fences To remove the freezer floor: Remove all food items from freezer floor. 2.
  • Page 13: Attaching The Ice Maker To A Water Supply

    Attaching the ice maker to a water supply Read all directions carefully before you begin. NOTE: Your appliance dealer has a kit available with a X-inch saddle type shut-off valve, a union, and copper tubing. Before purchasing, make sure a saddle type valve complies with your local plumbing codes.
  • Page 14 5. Fasten shut-off valve to cold water pipe with pipe clamp. Be sure outlet end is solidly in the X-inch drilled hole in the water pipe and that washer is under the pipe clamp. Tighten packing nut. Tighten the pipe clamp screws carefully and evenly so washer makes a watertight seal.
  • Page 15: Removing The Base Grille

    Removing the base grille Condenser coils Defrost pan To remove the base grille: 1. Open the refrigerator door. 2. Grasp the grille with both hands. 3. Push down on the top edge of the grille to release the top clips. 4.
  • Page 16: Understanding The Sounds You May Hear

    To change freezer light: 1. Disconnect refrigerator from power supply. 2. Reach behind light shield to bulb. 3. Replace bulb with a 40-watt appliance bulb. 4. Reconnect refrigerator to power supply. NOTE: Not all appliance bulbs will fit your refrigerator. Be sure to replace a bulb with one of the same size and shape.
  • Page 17: Caring For Your Refrigerator

    Caring for Your Refrigerator Your refrigerator is built to give you many years of dependable service. However, there are a few things you can do to help extend its product life. This section tells you how to clean your refrigerator and what to do when going on vacation, moving, or during a power outage.
  • Page 18 Vacation and moving care Moving Short vacations When you are moving the refrigerator to a new home: No need to shut off the refrigerator if you will be away for less than four weeks. 1. If your refrigerator has an automatic ice maker: 1.
  • Page 19: Food Storage Guide

    Food Storage Guide There is a correct way to package and store refrigerated or frozen food. To keep food fresher, longer, take the time to study these recommended steps. Storing fresh food Butter or margarine Wrap or store food in the refrigerator in airtight and moisture-proof material.
  • Page 20: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Performance problems often result from little things you can fix without tools. Please read through “Before calling for assistance . . .” below before calling for service on your appliance. Before calling for assistance . . . Listed in this chart are the most common problems consumers run into with their appliances. Please read through this and see if it can solve your problem.
  • Page 21: Requesting Assistance Or Service

    To locate FSP replacement parts in your area, refer service company in your area. to Step 2 or call the Whirlpool Consumer Assistance If you prefer, write to: Center number in Step 1. Mr. William Clark...
  • Page 22: Warranty

    This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state. Outside the United States, a different warranty may apply. For details, please contact your authorized Whirlpool distributor or military exchange.