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How To Connect Electricity; Use Of Extension Cords - GE GTH18FBC2RWW Owner's Manual And Installation Instructions

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iMPORTANT SAFETY iNFORMATiON.
READALLiNSTRUCTiONS BEFORE USING.
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HOWTOCONNECT ELECTRICITY
Do not, under any circumstances, cut or remove the third (ground) prong from the power cord.
For personal safety, this appliance must be properly grounded.
The power cord of this appliance is equipped with
a 3-prong ig'rotlll(llIlg! plug whidl mates with a standard
3-prong
ig'rotlll(llIlg!
_v_dloutlet
tO
minimize tile
possibiliff of electric shock hazard from this appliance.
Have the wall oudet and circuit checked by a qu_dified
electrician to make sure die outlet is properly grounded.
1'\;here a standard
2-prong wall outlet is encountered,
it
is your personal responsibili_ _and obligation to have it
replaced with a properb_ grounded
3-prong wall outlet.
The refrigerator
should _w@s be plugged into its own
individual electric_
outlet which has a voltage rating that
matches the rating plate.
This provides tile best pert})rmance
and _dso prevents
overloading house wiring circuits which could cause a
fire hazard from overheated
wires.
Never unplug your refrigerator
by ptdling on tile power
cord. _Mways grip plug firmly and pull straight out from
die outlet.
Repair or replace immediately
all power cords that have
become frayed or otherwise dalnaged.
Do not use a cord
that shows cracks or abrasion damage _dong its length or
at either end.
l\qlen moving the refrigerator
away from the
wall, be careful not to roll over or damage the
power cord.
USEOFEXTENSION 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 lL;L-listed (in the [;nited States_ or
a C_ A-hsted
m Canada!, 3-wire grounding
_1)e appliance extension cord having a grounding
_1)e plug and outlet
and that the electrical rating of the cord be 15 amperes (minimum) and ] 20 volts.
READ ANDFOLLOW THISSAFETY I NFORMATION
CAREFULLY.
SAVETHESEINSTRUCTIONS
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