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Whirlpool 6ED20PK User And Care Manual

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A Note To You
Using Your
Caring For Your
Food Storage Guide 18
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  • Page 1 Home Appliances UseAndCare A Note To You Important Safety Instructions Using Your Refrigerator Caring For Your Refrigerator Food Storage Guide 18 NO-FROST REFRIGERATOR-FREEZER / -, <I MODEL 6ED20PK...
  • Page 2 “If You Need Assistance Or Service” on page 20. If you need further help, feel free to call an authorized Whirlpool* service company. When calling, you will need to know your appliance’s complete model number and serial number. You can find this information on the model and serial number label (see diagram on page 4).
  • Page 3 Important Safety Instructions To reduce the risk of fire, electrical shock, or injury when follow these basic precautions: using your refrigerator, eNever clean refrigerator parts with *Read all instructions before using the flammable fluids. The fumes can create a refrigerator. fire hazard or explosion.
  • Page 4 Parts And Features This section contains captioned illustrations. Use them to become familiar with where all parts and features are located and what they look like. Light Control panel Model and serial number Removable label (on side wall) Utility comaartment a-9Y,Y’.YYm”...
  • Page 5 Before Using Your Refrigerator In This Section Page Page ......Installing it properly Cleaning .......... it ..........Plugging it in Leveling ........It is important to prepare your refrigerator for use. This section tells you how to clean it, connect it to a power source, install it and level it. Cleaning NOTE: Do not remove any permanent Removing...
  • Page 6 Installing it properly I. Allow 1.25 cm (l/z inch) space on each side and at the top of the refrigerator for ease of installation. If the refrigerator is to be against a wall, you might want to leave extra space on the hinge side closest to the wall so the door can be opened wider.
  • Page 7: Table Of Contents

    Using Your Refrigerator In This Section Page Page Removing the freezer shelves..ll Setting the controls ......7 the freezer bin..
  • Page 8: Changing The Control Settings

    NOTE: The Automatic Exterior Moisture control continuously guards against moisture build-up on the outside of your refrigerator cabinet. This control does not have to be set or adjusted. Changing the control settings Adjust the Refrigerator Control first. If you need to adjust temperatures refrigerator or freezer, use the settings listed Wait at least 24 hours between adjustments.
  • Page 9: Adjusting The Refrigerator Shelves

    Adjusting the refrigerator shelves Adjust shelves to match the way you use your refrigerator. Glass shelves are strong enough to hold bottles, milk and other heavy food items. To remove the shelves: 1. Remove items from the shelf. 2. Tilt shelf up at front. 3.
  • Page 10: Removing The Crisper And Crisper Cover

    Removing the crisper and crisper cover To remove the crisper: Pull out to the 5. Slide the crisper straight out to the stop. front stop, lift the Lift the front slightly. pull again. 3. Slide out the rest of the way. 4.
  • Page 11: Removing The Freezer Shelves

    Removing the freezer shelves To remove the shelves: 1. Lift right side of shelf off supports. 2. Slide shelf out of shelf support holes. 3. Replace in reverse order. Removing the freezer To remove the bin: Pull out to the stop, lift 1.
  • Page 12: Removing The Base Grille

    Removing the base grille To remove the grille: Condenser coils 1. Open both doors. -ldli 2. Pull base grille forward to release the support tabs from the metal clips. 3. Do not remove Tech Sheet fastened behind the grille. To replace the grille: 1.
  • Page 13: Understanding The Sounds

    Understanding the sounds you may hear Your new refrigerator may make sounds that Water sounds your old one didn’t. Because the sounds are When the refrigerator stops running, you new to you, you might be concerned about may hear gurgling in the tubing for a few them.
  • Page 14 Caring For Your Refrigerator In This Section Page Page your refrigerator ....Power interruptions ......17 Cleaning Holiday and moving care .
  • Page 15 HOW TO CLEAN WHAT TO USE PART Wash, rinse and dry thoroughly. Door liners and Sponge, soft cloth or paper towel with gaskets DO NOT USE cleaning waxes, concen- mild detergent and trated detergents, bleaches or cleaners warm water containing petroleum on plastic parts.
  • Page 16 Holiday and moving care Moving Short holidays When you are moving the refrigerator to a No need to shut off the refrigerator if you will new home: be away for less than four weeks. 1. Remove all food from the refrigerator. 1.
  • Page 17 Power interruptions If electricity goes off, call the power com- pany. Ask how long power will be off. (c) If neither a food locker or dry ice is available, use or can perishable food 1. If service will be interrupted 24 hours or at once.
  • Page 18 Food Storage Guide There is a correct way to package and store refrigerated or frozen food. To keep food fresher, longer, take the time to study these recommended steps. Storing fresh food Cheese Wrap or store food placed in the refrigerator in airtight and moisture-proof material.
  • Page 19 Storing frozen food Freezing The freezer section is designed for storage of commercially frozen food and for freezing Do not expect your freezer to quick-freeze food at home. any large quantity of food. Put no more unfrozen food into the freezer than will For further information about prepar- NOTE: freeze within 24 hours (no more than 32 to...
  • Page 20 If You Need Assistance Service Performance problems often result from little things you can fix without tools. Please read the chart below before calling for service on your appliance. 1. Before calling assistance . . . Listed in this chart are the most common problems consumers run into with their appliances. Please read through this and see if it can solve your problem.
  • Page 21 Step I+ .., Contact the dealer from whom you pur- chased the unit or an authorized Whirlpool* service company. 3. If you need FSP* replace- ment parts+ . . . FSP is a registered trademark of Whirlpool Corporation for quality parts.
  • Page 22 These parts are: 4. Drier 1. Compressor 2. Evaporator 5. Connecting tubing 3. Condenser Service must be provided by an authorized Whirlpool service company. WHIRLPOOL WILL NOT PA A. Service calls to: 1. Correct the installation of your refrigerator.