Frozen Food Storage Guide
Storage times will vary according to the quality and type of food,
the type of packaging
or wrap used (should be airtight and
and the storage temperature.
Ice crystals inside
a sealed package are normal. This simply means that moisture in
the food and air inside the package have condensed, creating ice
Put no more unfrozen food into the freezer than will freeze within
24 hours (no more than 2 to 3 Ibs of food per cubic foot [907-
1,350 g per 28 L] of freezer space). Leave enough space in the
freezer for air to circulate around packages. Be careful to leave
enough room for the door to close tightly.
For more information on preparing food for freezing, check a
freezer guide or reliable cookbook.
The freezer basket or bin can be used to store bags of frozen
fruits and vegetables that may slide off freezer shelves.
To Remove and Replace the Freezer Basket or Bin:
1. Remove the basket or bin by sliding it out to the stop.
2. Lift the front to slide the basket or bin out the rest of the way.
Replace the bin by aligning the tabs with the buttons on the
sides of the door liner. Firmly snap the tabs onto the buttons
Cool air from the freezer is directed to the door bin directly
beneath the vent.
NOTE: The dairy compartment
and can rack are not chilled.
3. Replace the basket or bin by positioning
it on the rails. Lift the
basket or bin front slightly while pushing it in fully past the
Your model may have some or all of these features. Features that
can be purchased separately as product accessories are labeled
with the word "Accessory."
Not all accessories will fit all models.
If you are interested in purchasing one of the accessories, please
call the toll-free number on the cover or in the "Accessories"
To Remove and Replace the Bin:
1. Remove the bin by pulling out on the tabs behind the basket
to release it from the door liner.
Chilled Door Bin Control
The chilled door bin control is located on the left-hand side of the
Turn the control clockwise (right) to reduce the flow of cold air
to the bin and make it less cold.
Turn the control counterclockwise
(left) to increase the flow of
cold air to the bin and make it colder.
The door rails or bins may be removed for easier cleaning.
Door Rails or Bins
To Remove and Replace the Rails or Bins:
1. Remove the rails or bins by pushing in slightly on the front of
the bracket while pulling out on the inside tab. Repeat these
steps for the other end of the rail or bin.