Do not place your refrigerator next to a heating vent, a range or in
Do not open doors more often than necessary.
Keep the door closed as much as possible, especially in hot, humid weather.
Defrost the freezer compartment whenever frost becomes 1/4-inch thick.
Cover foods to reduce moisture buildup inside the refrigerator.
Store only foods that require refrigeration in your refrigerator.
Allow hot foods to cool before placing them in your refrigerator.
Do not overfill your refrigerator shelves; for proper air circulation.
The refrigerator is designed for free-standing installation only. It should not be
built in. Allow 5/8 inch on each side, and 1 inch over the top of the refrigerator to
ease installation and for proper air circulation. Be sure to install your refrigerator
on a floor that is strong enough to support it fully loaded.
If the refrigerator is not level, adjust the front leveling legs by turning clockwise to
raise the refrigerator and counterclockwise to lower it.
Do not install your refrigerator where the temperature will fall below 60° F.
because it will not run frequently enough to maintain proper temperatures.
Important-For personal safety, this appliance must be properly grounded.
In the event of an electrical short circuit, grounding reduces the risk of electric
shock by providing an escape wire for the electric current. This appliance is equipped
with a cord having a grounding wire with a grounding plug. The plug must be
plugged into an outlet that is properly installed and grounded. Consult a qualified
electrician or service center if the grounding instructions are not completely
understood. If doubt exists as to whether the appliance is properly grounded,
have a qualified electrician check the circuit to make sure the outlet is properly
Do not, under any circumstances, cut or remove the third (ground ) prong
from the plug.