2.13 Switch off the lighting
Make sure that the ice dispenser is
Press the Light button and the light-
ing goes out.
2.14 Night mode
This function is used to terminate the
icemaking during the darker period of
To switch on or off the Night mode:
Press the Night mode button.
The Night mode icon is shown when the
Night mode is activated.
3. DAILY USE
3.1 Freezing fresh food
The freezer compartment is suitable for
freezing fresh food and storing frozen
and deep-frozen food for a long time.
To freeze small amount of fresh foods it
is not necessary to change the present
To freeze fresh food activate the FROST-
MATIC function at least 24 hours before
placing the food to be frozen in the
It is possible to place the fresh food to
be frozen in all compartments except
The maximum amount of food that can
be frozen in 24 hours is specified on the
rating plate, a label located on the in-
side of the appliance.
The freezing process lasts 24 hours: dur-
ing this period do not add other food to
3.2 Storage of frozen food
When first starting-up or after a period
out of use, before putting the products
in the compartment let the appliance run
at least 2 hours.
The freezer baskets ensure that it is
quick and easy to find the food package
2.15 Dispensing of ice
The dispensing of ice start when the
paddle is fully depressed and continues
until the paddle is released.
Stop delivery by removing the container
from the paddle.
2.16 Rapid dispensing of ice
If increased ice dispensing is desired,
Press the Rapid ice button and hold
it and than push the paddle.
you want. If large quantities of food are
to be stored, remove all drawers except
for the bottom basket which needs to be
in place to provide good air circulation.
On all shelves except for the top shelf it
is possible to place food that protrude
15 mm from the door.
In the event of accidental de-
frosting, for example due to a
power failure, if the power has
been off for longer that the value
shown in the technical character-
istics chart under "rising time",
the defrosted food must be con-
sumed quickly or cooked imme-
diately and then re-frozen (after
Deep-frozen or frozen food, prior to be-
ing used, can be thawed in the refrigera-
tor compartment or at room tempera-
ture, depending on the time available
for this operation.
Small pieces may even be cooked still
frozen, directly from the freezer: in this
case, cooking will take longer.