In normal use ice and frost will form on
the evaporator plates. If allowed to ac-
cumulate, this will impair the efficiency
of the freezer and increase the con-
sumption of electricity.
Do not scrape ice and frost off the
evaporator plates as this can dam-
age the evaporator plates and the
freezer making it unusable.
The freezer should be defrosted from
time to time. It must be defrosted if a
layer of ice approx. 5 mm thick has ac-
cumulated. It is best to defrost when
only very little food or no food at all is
left in the freezer.
^ Switch on the super freeze function at
least 4 hours before defrosting to en-
sure frozen food retains its cold re-
serve for longer when taken out of the
^ Remove the frozen food from the
freezer and place it in another freezer
or cool box or wrap it in several lay-
ers of newspaper or cloths and store
in a cool place on top of cool packs
until the freezer is ready for use
^ Take all freezer drawers out of the
Carry out the defrosting procedure
as quickly as possible if food has
not been placed in another freezer.
The longer the food is left out at
room temperature, the faster it de-
^ Switch the appliance off by turning
the On/Off dial to the "0" position.
^ Open the appliance door.
^ Open out the outlet guide for de-