Frigidaire 297281400 Use And Care Manual

Frigidaire 297281400 Use And Care Manual

Frigidaire freezer use & care manual


Use & Care Manual
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297281400 (October 2008)


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Summary of Contents for Frigidaire 297281400

  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    First Steps Energy Saving Ideas Setting the Temperature Control Freezer Optional Features Care and Cleaning Power Failure/Freezer Failure Avoid Service Checklist Warranty 3 - 4 4 - 5 5 - 7 7 - 8 9 - 10 297281400 (October 2008)
  • Page 2: Product Registration

    • A child might suffocate if he crawls into the freezer to hide or play. Remove the door/lid of the freezer when not in use, even if you plan to discard the freezer.
  • Page 3: First Steps

    The floor must be strong enough to support a fully loaded freezer. NOTE: It is VERY IMPORTANT for your freezer to be level in order to function properly. If the freezer is not leveled during installation, the door may be misaligned and not close or seal properly, causing cooling, frost, or moisture problems.
  • Page 4: Energy Saving Ideas

    Shelf Front DOOR REMOVAl If door must be removed: 1. Gently lay freezer on its back, on a rug or blanket. 2. Remove two base screws and base panel. 3. Remove bottom hinge screws. Plastic 4. Remove plastic top hinge cover.
  • Page 5: Freezer Optional Features

    SECURITY lOCk wITh POP-OUT kEY This security lock fastens the door snugly, ensuring stored food is secure. To lock or unlock the freezer, push the key into the lock and turn. The key pops out of the lock after it has been turned.
  • Page 6 SlIDE-ASIDE BASkET (SOME ChEST MODElS) This basket helps organize odd-shaped items. To reach other packages in the freezer, slide the basket aside, or lift out. Slide-Aside Basket FAST FREEzING ShElVES (MANUAl DEFROST...
  • Page 7: Care And Cleaning

    Remove food and leave the door open when defrosting the freezer. To Defrost Upright Models with Defrost Drain: · Remove the drain plug on the inside floor of the freezer by pulling it straight out. · To access external drain tube on models with a base panel, first remove the two screws from the base panel.
  • Page 8: Failures

    Figure 4 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. Look in the Yellow Pages under Dry Ice, Dairies, or Ice Cream Manufacturers for lo- cal dry ice suppliers.
  • Page 9: Avoid Service Checklist

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  • Page 11: Warranty

    Rust on the interior or exterior of the unit. Products purchased "as-is" are not covered by this warranty. Food loss due to any refrigerator or freezer failures. Products used in a commercial setting. Service calls which do not involve malfunction or defects in materials or workmanship, or for appliances not in ordinary household use or used other than in accordance with the provided instructions.

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