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Frigidaire MFU17F3GW8 Owner's Manual

Frigidaire MFU17F3GW8 Owner's Manual


P/N 216768600 (0009)


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  • Page 1 OWNER'S GUIDE m FRIGI DAIRE:' P/N 216768600 (0009)
  • Page 2: Energy Saving Ideas

    Model Serial Register Your Product The self-addressed PRODUCT REGISTRATION CARD (shown lett) should be Filled in completely, signed and returned to Electrolux Home Products. In Canada, return to Frigidaire Canada. Contents Product Registration VersiOn en espahol This Owner's Guide provides operating...
  • Page 3: Important Safety Instructions

    Read all instructions before using this freezer. Important Safety Instructions r! vAvl_,l;t _1k_ [_ For Your Safety Do not store or use gasoline or other Flammable vapors and liquids in the vicinity of Proper Disposal of Your this or any other appliance. Readproduct labelsfor flammability and other warnings. Refrigerator/Freezer Child Safety V.v W W/±I:t _1I_[€...
  • Page 4: First Steps

    First Steps Before starting the freezer, follow these important first steps: Installation 3" SPACE • Choose a place that is near a grounded electrical outlet, • For the most efficient operation, the freezer should be located where surrounding temperatures will not exceed 110°F (43°C). Temperatures of 32°F (0°C) and below will NOT affect freezer operation, Additional compressor heaters are not recom- mended, •...
  • Page 5: Setting The Temperature Control

    Cool Down Period Setting the . For safe food storage, allow 4 hours for freezer to cool down completely. Temperature Control freezer will run continuously for the first several hours. Foods that are already frozen may be placed in freezer after the first few hours of operation. Unfrozen foods should NOT be loaded into freezer until freezer has operated for 4 hours.
  • Page 6 Power Defrost Freezer Optional The Power Defrost feature will defrost freezer in a fraction of the time usually Features (continued) required. To defrost, remove all food, and follow these steps. 1. Pull out Power Defrost Plunger. Leave door open while defrosting. (Closing freezer door will push in plunger and power defrost will be turned off.) 2.
  • Page 7: Care And Cleaning

    Some upright freezers are frosbfree and defrost automatically, butshould be cleaned Care and Cleaning occasionally. Damp objects stick to Between Defrostings cold metal surfaces. Do not touch interior To avoid frequent defrosting, occasionally use a plastic scraper to remove frost. Scrape with a pulling motion.
  • Page 8 Power Failure/ 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 Freezer FaUure dry ice into the freezer every 24 hours. Look in the Yellow Pages under "Dry Ice," "Dairies,"...
  • Page 9 Avoid Service Checklist Before calling for service, review this list, It may save you both time and expense, This list includes common occurrences that are not the result of defective workmanship or materials in this appliance, OCCURRENCE SOLUTION FREEZER DOES NOT RUN Check to ensure that freezer is not plugged into a circuit...
  • Page 10 SOLUTION OCCURRENCE SOUND NOISE (cont'd) Bubbling or gurgling sound, like water Refrigerant (used to cool freezer) is circulating throughout the system. This is normal. boiling. Vibrating or rattling noise, Freezer is not level. It rocks on the floor when it is moved slightly. Level the unit.
  • Page 11 FRIGIDAIRE FREEZER WARRANTY (USAOnly) Your Frigidaire product is protected by this warranty WARRANTY FRIGIDAIRE,THROUGHITSAUTHORIZED THECONSUMER WILL BE PERIOD SERVICERS, W ILL: RESPONSIBLE FOR: FULLONE-YEAR One year from original Costs of service calls that are listed under NORMAL Pay all costs for repairing...
  • Page 12 FRIGIDAIRE P ARTS AND SERVICE depot. FRIGIDAIRE PARTS AND SERVICE All Frigidaire appliances are backed by FRIGIDAIRE PARTS AND SERVICE, o ne of Canada's largest parts and service networks. The Frigidaire reputation means you can erljoy complete professional service from one of our hundreds of trained technicians across the country.
  • Page 13 Supply and replacement or porcelain, fuses, glass and light bulbs. Parts and service supplied or obtained from other than FRIGIDAIRE PARTS AND SERVICE or FRIGIDAIRE PARTS AND SERVICE authorized depots, Damage or failure as the result or abuse, improper or commercial...
  • Page 14 Notes...

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