Frigidaire 297245000 Use & Care Manual

Frigidaire 297245000 Use & Care Manual

Convertible freezer/refrigerator (with low temperature freeze protection)


Use & Care Manual
(with Low Temperature Freeze Protection)
3 - 4
4 - 5
7 - 8
P/N 297245000 (Mar 2008)


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Summary of Contents for Frigidaire 297245000

  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    Product Registration Energy Saving Ideas Important Safety Instructions First Steps Setting the Temperature Control Freezer Optional Features Care and Cleaning Power Failure/Freezer Failure Avoid Service Checklist Warranty 3 - 4 4 - 5 7 - 8 P/N 297245000 (Mar 2008)
  • Page 2: Product Registration

    Junked or abandoned refrigerators or freezers are still dangerous – even if they will sit for “just a few days”. If you are getting rid of your old refrigerator or freezer, please follow the instructions below to help prevent accidents: •...
  • Page 3: First Steps

    Electrical Information These guidelines must be followed to ensure that safety mechanisms in the design of this freezer will operate properly. Avoid fire hazard or electric shock. Do not use an extension cord or an adapter plug. Do not remove any prong from power cord.
  • Page 4: Setting The Temperature Control

    The convertible model can operate as either a freezer or a refrigerator. The selection is made using the rocker switch on the top of the panel as shown in Figure 1.
  • Page 5: Care And Cleaning

    Lower bin onto supports until locked in place. Crispers (some models) The crispers, located under the bottom refrigerator shelf, are designed for storing fruits, vegetables, and other fresh produce. Wash items in clear water and remove excess water before placing them in the crispers.
  • Page 6: Power Failure/Freezer Failure

    Power Failure / Freezer Failure Risk of Child Entrapment If leaving the freezer door/lid open while on vacation, make certain that children cannot get into the freezer and become entrapped. DO NOT open freezer door/lid unnecessarily if freezer is off for several hours.
  • Page 7: Avoid Service Checklist

    Before calling for service, review this list. It may save you time and expense. This list includes AVOID SERVICE common occurrences that are not the result of defective workmanship or materials in this CHECKLIST appliance. PROBLEM FREEZER DOES NOT RUN. Freezer does not run.
  • Page 8 PROBLEM SOUND AND NOISE (Cont.) Bubbling or gurgling soun * Refrigerant (used to cool freezer) is circulating throughout the Vibrating or rattling noise. * Freezer is not level. It rocks on the floor when it is moved * Floor is uneven or weak. * Freezer is touching the wall.
  • Page 9: 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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