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Frigidaire GLFH17F8HBD Use & Care Manual
Frigidaire GLFH17F8HBD Use & Care Manual

Frigidaire GLFH17F8HBD Use & Care Manual



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Care and Cleaning
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Summary of Contents for Frigidaire GLFH17F8HBD

  • Page 1 Freezer Registration Product ....L?? L important Safety instructions ..2-3 First Steps ......3 - 4 Energy Saving ideas ....Setting the Temperature Control ..4 - 5 Freezer Optional Features ..5 - 7 Care and Cleaning ....7 - 8 Power Failure/Freezer Failure ..
  • Page 2 Read all instructions before using this freezer• For your safety Do not store or use gasoline or other flammable vapors and liquids in the vicinity of this unit or any other appliance. Read product labels for flammability and other warnings. Child Safety •...
  • Page 3 ELECTRICAL iNFORMATION These guidelines must be followed to ensure that safety This Owner's Guide provides specific operating instruc- mechanisms in the design of this freezer will operate prop- tions for your model. Use the freezer only as instructed in erly. this Owner's Guide.
  • Page 4 DOOR REMOVAL (NON-ELECTRONIC MODELS) If door must be removed: Gently lay freezer on its back, on a rug or blanket. Remove two base screws and base panel. Remove bottom hinge screws. Remove plastic top hinge cover. Remove screws from top hinge. Ciat_ng Screw Remove top hinge from cabinet.
  • Page 5 TEMPERATURE CONTROL When the freezer is initially plugged in, the red "HI TEMP" indicator will be on and the buzzer will Electromechanical Temperature Control (Chest and sound. The indicator light will stay on until the freezer Some Upright Models) temperature is below 23°R To silence the buzzer, The electromechanical temperature control is located in- press the ALARM RESET button.
  • Page 6 ADJUSTABLE SHELF (SOME UPRIGHT MODELS) SOFT FREEZE ZONE (SOME UPRIGHT MODELS) This shelf can be moved to one or two positions. Lift the Soft Freeze Zone is specifically designed to maintain a shelf up and out to move to the desired location. higher temperature than the rest of the freezer to store products such as ice cream.
  • Page 7 Examples of Chest Divider Configurations: SHELF BOOKEND (SOME UPRIGHT MODELS) Glass Shelf Bookend Use these handy bookends to keep the various boxed items stored neatly in your freezer. To adjust location, simply slide where desired. Wire Shelf Bookend Use these handy bookends to keep the various boxed items stored neatly in your freezer.
  • Page 8 CLEANING THE INSIDE After defrosting, wash inside surfaces of the freezer with a solution of two tablespoons of baking soda in one quart (1.1 litres) warm water. Rinse and dry. Wring excess water out of the sponge or cloth when cleaning in the area of the controls, or any electrical parts.
  • Page 9 NOTE: Do not open freezer door unnecessarily if freezer is off for several hours, if a power failure occurs, frozen foods will stay frozen for at least 24 hours if the freezer is kept closed. If the power failure continues, pack seven or eight pounds of dry ice into the freezer every 24 hours.
  • Page 10 Before calling for service, review this list. It may save you time and expense. This list TROUBLESHOOTING includes common occurences that are not the result of defective workmanship or GUIDE materials in this appliance. PROBLEM CAUSE CORRECTION FREEZER DOES NOT RUN Freezer does not run.
  • Page 11 PROBLEM CAUSE CORRECTION SOUND AND NOISE (Cont.) Popping or cracking sound _ Metal parts undergo expansion * This is normal, Sound will level off or disappear as when compressor comes on. and contraction, as in hot water freezer continues to run. pipes.
  • Page 12 Your appliance is covered by a one year limited warranty. For one year from your original date of purchase, Electrolux will pay all costs for repairing or replacing any parts of this appliance that prove to be defective in materials or workmanship when such appliance is installed,...