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Operating Instructions; Unit Wiring Diagrams - Whirlpool 2180913 Installation Manual

Automatic ice maker
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Operating
Instructions
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For complete operation information, refer to
the Use and Care Guide.
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Before starting, wash out interior of cabinet
with a Baking Soda solution (2 tablespoons
[26 grams] soda to 1 quart [l liter] of warm
water). Rinse thoroughly.
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Make certain the water is turned on.
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Turn switch to the "ON" position.
IMPORTANT: Allow unit to run for 3 hours
before expecting ice and for 24 hours before
trying to set the thickness control.
If installed above 2,000 feet (600 m) above
sea level, see page 2 for thermostat
adjustments.
CUBELET
GRID
3/4"
x
3/i"
(19 mm x 19 mm)
Unit Wiring
Diagrams
This model operates at 115 volts except for the
cutter grid circuit which operates at 8.5 volts at
1 amp.
The compressor runs at all times except when
the Bin Thermostat becomes satisfied and
opens the circuit. This de-energizes the system
except for the transformer and cutter grid.
Under normal operating conditions, when the
evaporator reaches the preset temperature
(+lO" to -3°F [-12" to -19%], depending on
thickness of ice) the evaporator thermostat
opens, terminating operation of the fan motor
and pump motor. The hot gas solenoid and the
water valve solenoid are energized at this time
and remain so until the evaporator reaches
38" + 2°F (3" + 1 "C).
Electrical Shock Hazard
Disconnect
power before servicing
unit.
Failure to do so could result in
electrical
shock.
NOTE: A 15 or 20-ampere time-delay fuse
or circuit breaker is recommended.
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