Maintaining Your Wine Cooler
Periodic cleaning and proper maintenance will
ensure efficiency, top performance, and long
life. The maintenance intervals listed are based
on normal conditions. You may want to shorten
the intervals if you have pets or other special
Exterior Cleaning for Your Stainless
• Your stainless steel model may discolor when
exposed to chlorine gas, pool chemicals, salt
water, or cleaners with bleach.
• Keep your stainless unit looking new by cleaning
with a high quality, all-in-one stainless steel
cleaner/polish on a monthly basis. Frequent
cleaning will remove surface contamination that
could lead to rust. Some installations will require
cleaning on a weekly basis.
• DO NOT CLEAN WITH STEEL WOOL PADS.
• DO NOT USE CLEANERS THAT ARE NOT
SPECIFICALLY INTENDED FOR STAINLESS
STEEL (this includes glass, tile and counter
• If any surface discolors or rusting appears, clean
it quickly with Bon-Ami or Barkeepers Friend
Cleanser and a non-abrasive cloth. Always clean
in the direction of the grain. Always finish this
process with a high quality, all-in-one stainless
steel cleaner/polish to prevent further problems.
• USE OF ABRASIVE PADS SUCH AS
SCOTCHBRITE WILL CAUSE THE GRAINING
IN THE STAINLESS TO BECOME BLURRED.
• Rust that is allowed to linger can penetrate into
the surface of the stainless steel and become
impossible to remove.
• Stainless steel models exposed to
chlorine gas and moisture such as areas
with spas or swimming pools, may have
some discoloration of the stainless steel.
Discoloration from chlorine gas is normal.
Follow exterior cleaning instructions.
• NEVER USE CHLORIDE OR CLEANERS
CONTAINING BLEACH TO CLEAN
Interior Cleaning - as Required
1 Disconnect power to the wine cooler.
2 Remove racks if desired, see "WINE RACK
3 Wipe down the interior with a solution of non-
abrasive mild detergent and warm water.
4 Rinse with clear water.
5 Reconnect power to the unit.
Wine Rack Removal/Installation
1 Open door fully.
2 Extend wine rack fully.
3 Ball bearing slide features plastic release
latches on each side. Push release latches,
then pull wine rack out.
4 To reinstall, push ball bearing slides in fully.
Slide rack into ball bearing slide ensuring
each side engages properly.