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Important Safety Information; Safety Precautions - GE GTH18DCXALWW Owner's Manual And Installation Instructions

Top-freezer refrigerator model 18
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iMPORTANT SAFETY iNFORMATiON.
READALL iNSTRUCTiONS BEFORE USING.
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Use this appliance only for its intended purpose as described in this Owner's Manual
SAFETY PRECAUTIONS
When using electrical appliances, basic safety precautions should be followed, including the foflowing:
}}_ This refligerator
must be properly
installed
and located
in accordance
with the Installation
Instructions
before
it is used.
Do not allow children
to climb, stand or hang
on the shelves in the reflJgerator
They could
dmnage
the reflJgemtor
and seriously
i_jure
themselves.
}}_Do not touch the cold surfitces
in the fleezer
compartment
when
hands are damp
or wet.
Skin may stick to these extremely
cold surf_tces.
}}_ Do not store or use gasoline
or other
flammable
xapors and liquids in the vicinity of this or any
other
appliance.
',_ In refligerators
widl automatic
icemake_,
avoid contact
with the moving
parts of the
eiector
mechanism,
or with the heating
element
located
on the bottom
of the icemaker
Do not
place finge_
or hands on the automatic
icemaldng
mechanism
while the refligemtor
is plugged
in.
,,_ Keep fingers
out of file "pinch point" areas;
clearances
between
the doors and between
the
doors and cabinet
are necessarily
stuN1. Be careflfl
closing doors when chiMren
are in the area.
}}{_ Unplug
the refrigerator
before
cleaning
and
maldng
repai_.
NOTE:Westrongly recommend t hat anyservicing be
performed bya qualifiedindividual
}}_ Setting either
or both controls
(some models
only
have one control)
to the 0 (off} position
does not
remove
power
to the light circuit.
}}_ Do not refleeze
flozen
foods which
have
thawed
completely.
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PROPER D ISPOSAL O FTHE REFRIGERATOR
Child entrapment
and sufl%cation
are not
problems
of the past. Junked
or abandoned
refligerators
are still dangerous...even
if they will
sit for 'just a few days." If you are getting
rid of
your old refligerato,;
please follow the insuuctions
below to help prevent
accidents.
Before YouThrowAway
YourOld
Refrigoratoror Froozoc
} Take off the doors°
Befrigerants
All refiigeration
products
contain
refligerants,
which
under
federal
law must be removed
prior
to product
disposal.
If you are getdng
rid of an
old refligeration
product,
check with the company
handling
the disposal
about what to do.
}i_ i_eave the shelves in place so that children
may not easily climb inside.
2
USE OFEXTENSION CORDS
Because of potential safety hazards under certain conditions, we strongly recommend against the
use of an extension cord.
However;
if you must
use an extension
cord, it is absolutely
necessary
that it be a UL-listed
(in the United
States)
or a CSA-listed
(in Canada),
3-wire grounding
type appliance
extension
cord having a grotmding
type plug and outlet and that the electrical
rating of the cord be 15 amperes
(minimum)
and 120 volts.

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