WHIRLPOOL@ appliance. Because your life is getting busier and more complicated, WHIRLPOOL Refrigerators are easy to use, save time, and help you manage your home better. To ensure you enjoy years of trouble-free operation, we developed this Use and Care Guide.
Refrigerator Safety Your safety is important to us. This guide contains statements under warning sym- bols. Please pay special attention to these symbols This symbol alerts you to such dangers and follow any instructions given. Here is a brief fire, electrical shock, burns, and personal explanation of the use of the warning symbol.
Parts and Features This section contains captioned illustrations of your appliance. Use them to become familiar with where all parts and features are located and what they look like. Page references are included for your convenience. NOTE: The model you have purchased may have all or some of the parts and features shown and they may not match the illustration...
Style Ice cube trays -- Freezer shelf - (P. 8) (P. 10) Utility Easy-clean compartment freezer bottom Control panel ’ (P. 7) Slide-out Model and serial wire shelves label / number (P. 8) (on side wall) Drop-in Meat drawer door(;n; (P.
Before Using Your Refrigerator It is important to prepare your refrigerator for use. This section tells you how to clean it, connect it to a power source, rnstall it, and level it. Cleaning your refrigerator Removing packaging materials Do not remove any permanent instruction NOTE: labels inside your refrigerator.
To obtain the best possible results from your refrigerator, it is important that you operate it properly. This section tells you how to set the controls, remove and adjust the features in your refrigerator, and how to save energy. Setting the controls Controls for the refrigerator and freezer are in the refrigerator.
Removing drop-in door trim (on some models) To remove the trim piece: 1. Remove all items from the shelf. 2. Pull straight up on the trim piece at each end. To replace the trim piece: 1. Locate each end of the trim piece above the trim pocket opening.
Removing the meat drawer and cover (on some models) Remove the meat drawer and cover for easier cleaning. To remove the meat drawer: Slide meat drawer out to the stop. 2. Lift the front of the meat drawer. 3. Slide meat drawer out the rest of the way. 4.
Adjusting the crisper cover track (on some models) For your convenience, one crisper is larger than the other, and your crisper cover has an adjustable track so you can switch positions of the crispers. This allows you to store celery and other longer items in a crisper. You can adjust the cover track with the cover in the refrigerator by removing the crispers and the cover insert.
Using the optional automatic ice maker If your refrigerator has an automatic ice maker, or if you plan to add one later (contact the dealer for ice maker kit number), here are a few things you should know. The ON/OFF lever is a wire signal arm. DOWN to make ice automatically ice maker.
Attaching the ice maker to a water supply Read all directions carefully before you begin. NOTE: Your appliance dealer has a kit available with a X-inch saddle type shut-off valve, a union, and copper tubing. Before purchasing, make sure a saddle type valve complies with your local plumbing codes.
5. Fasten shut-off valve to cold water pipe with pipe clamp. Be sure outlet end is solidly in the ‘h-inch drilled hole in the water pipe and that washer is under the pipe clamp. Tighten packing nut. Tighten the pipe clamp screws carefully and evenly so washer makes a watertight seal.
Removing the base grille To remove the base grille: Defrost pan Condenser coils 1. Open the refrigerator door. 2. Grasp the grille with both hands. 3. Push down on the top edge of the grille to release the top clips. 4.
you may hear Understanding the sounds Water sounds Your new refrigerator may make sounds that your old one didn’t. Because the sounds are new to you, you When the refrigerator stops running, you may hear might be concerned about them. Don’t be. Most of the gurgling in the tubing for a few minutes after it stops.
Caring for Your Refrigerator Your refrigerator is built to give you many years of dependable service. However, there are a few things you can do to help extend its product life. This section tells you how to clean your refrigerator and what to do when going on vacation, moving, or during a power outage.
HOW TO CLEAN PART WHAT TO USE Remove base grille. (See page 14.) Sponge or cloth with mild Defrost pan Reach into small opening at right edge and remove detergent and warm water the defrost pan. Wash, rinse, and dry thoroughly. Replace defrost pan.
Power interruptions If electricity goes off, call the power company. Ask how long power will be off. 1. If service will be interrupted 24 hours or less, keep 3. A full freezer stays cold longer than a partly filled one. A freezer full of meat stays cold longer than a both doors closed.
Food Storage Guide There is a correct way to package and store refngerated or frozen food. To keep food fresher, longer, take the time to study these recommended steps. Storing fresh food Butter or margarine Wrap or store food in the refrigerator in airtight and moisture-proof material.
Troubleshooting Performance problems often result from little things you can fix without tools. Please read through “Before calling for assistance . .” below before calling for service on your appliance. Before calling for 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.
WHIRLPOOL appliance. qualified service company in your area. To locate FSP replacement parts in your area, refer to Step 2 or call the Whirlpool Consumer Assistance If you prefer, write to: Center number in Step 1. Mr. William Clark Consumer Assistance Representative 4.
This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state. Outside the United States, a different warranty may apply. For details, please contact your authorized Whirlpool distributor or military exchange, If you need service, first see the “Troubleshooting”...