Unplug the refrigerator before cleaning and making repairs. GE does not support any servicing of the refrigerator. Turning the temperature control dial to the OFF position stops cooling but does not shut off power to the refrigerator.
2-prong wall outlet, it is your personal responsibility and obligation to have it replaced with a properly grounded 3-prong wall outlet. The refrigerator should always be plugged into its own individual electrical outlet which has a voltage rating that matches the rating plate.
INFORMATION CAREFULLY. SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS If the adapter ground terminal breaks, DO NOT USE the refrigerator until a proper ground has been established. Attaching the adapter ground terminal to a wall outlet cover screw does not ground the appliance unless the cover...
If you want a colder or warmer temperature, move the dial one setting at a time. Moving the control to OFF stops cooling but does not turn off the power to the refrigerator. Setting the control to one of the snowflake positions may cause freezing in the refrigerator depending on the room temperature.
The key for the spring-loaded lock is automatically ejected— key will not remain in lock in either the open or closed position. Keep the key out of reach of children and away from the refrigerator. If a replacement key is needed, it can be ordered by visiting our Website www.GEAppliances.com, or calling GE Parts and Accessories,...
Dry and polish with a clean, soft cloth. Do not wipe the refrigerator with a soiled dish cloth or wet towel. These may leave a residue that can erode the paint. Do not use scouring pads, powdered cleaners, bleach or cleaners containing bleach because these products can scratch and weaken the paint finish.
Defrost whenever frost on the inside surfaces of the storage area becomes 1/8 ″ (3 mm) thick. Never use a heater of any kind, scraper or sharp metallic instrument to remove frost as it may damage the refrigerator or cooling coils. ( A punctured cooling coil will cause serious problems and void the warranty.)
Preparing for Vacation For long vacations or absences, remove food and unplug the refrigerator. Move the control to the OFF position, and clean the interior with a baking soda solution of one tablespoon (15 ml) of baking soda to one quart (1 liter) of water. Leave the door open.
Preparing to install the refrigerator. Read these instructions completely and carefully. Refrigerator Location Do not install the refrigerator where the temperature will go below 50°F (10°C) because it will not run often enough to maintain proper temperatures. Install it on a floor strong enough to support it fully loaded.
4. Remove the three screws from the top hinge. 5. Lift the door up and off the bottom hinge (right side). 6. Tilt the refrigerator cabinet back to remove the right leveling leg. 7. Remove the screws on the bottom Bottom...
6. Remove the screw in the middle of the top plate and remove the top plate. 7. Lift the door up and off the bottom hinge (right side). 8. Tilt the refrigerator cabinet back to remove the right leveling leg. Bottom 9. Remove the screws on the bottom...
• See Clearances in Preparing to install the refrigerator. • Unlock the door with the key. If the key has been lost, a replacement key can be ordered by visiting our Website www.GEAppliances.com, or calling GE Parts and Accessories, 800.626.2002.
Troubleshooting tips. Save time and money! Problem Refrigerator too warm Refrigerator has odor Moisture forms on outside of refrigerator Moisture collects inside (in humid weather, air carries moisture into refrigerator when door is opened) Refrigerator too cold Possible Causes Temperature control not set cold enough.
Properly pack your unit. We recommend using the original carton and packing materials. Return the product to the retail location where it was purchased. What GE Will Not Cover: Customer instruction. This owner’s manual provides information regarding operating instructions and user controls.
GE does not support any servicing of the refrigerator. Contact Us If you are not satisfied with the service you receive on your GE product, contact us on our Website with all the details including your phone number, or write to: ™...