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AEG SANTO C 7 18 40-4i Operating And Installation Instructions

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SANTO C 7 18 40-4i
Integrated Fridge Freezer
Operating and Installation Instructions



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  • Page 1 SANTO C 7 18 40-4i Integrated Fridge Freezer Operating and Installation Instructions...
  • Page 2 In the event of a malfunction, these operating instructions contain infor- mation on how to rectify faults yourself, see the “Something Not Working” section. For futher assistance contact your local AEG Service Force Centre, see the chapter “Service and Spare Parts”. Printed on paper manufactured with environmentally sound processes.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents Safety ............4 Disposal .
  • Page 4: Safety

    Safety Please read this instruction book before using the appliance and retain for future reference. These warnings are provided in the interests of your safe- ty, ensure you understand them fully before using the appliance. Intended use • The appliance is intended for use in the home. It is suitable for the coo- ling, freezing and storing of frozen food, as well as for making ice.
  • Page 5: Disposal

    Service • Under no circumstances should you attempt to repair the appliance your- self. Repairs carried out by inexperienced persons may cause injury or serious malfunctioning. Contact your local AEG Service Force Centre. Disposal Appliance packaging information All materials are environmentally sound.
  • Page 6: Disposal Of Old Appliances

    Disposal of Old appliances For environmental reasons, refrigeration appliances must be disposed of properly. This applies to your old appliance, and - at the end of its service life - to your new appliance as well. Warning! Before disposing of old appliances make them inoperable. Remove plug from mains, sever the power cable, remove or destroy any snap or latch closures, to prevent small children being trapped inside.
  • Page 7: Description Of The Appliance

    Description of the Appliance A - Dairy compartment B - Can storage shelves Movable shelf D - Bottle storage shelf E - Thermostat control F - Glass shelves G - Glass shelf H - Salad drawers I - Compartment for storing frozen food J - Compartment for freezing fresh food...
  • Page 8: Starting Up And Temperature Regulation

    Starting Up and Temperature Regulation Wash the inside of the appliance with lukewarm water with a little bicar- bonate of soda added (5ml to 0,5 litre of water). Do not use soap or deter- gent as the smell may linger. Dry the appliance thoroughly. •...
  • Page 9: Interior Accessories

    Interior Accessories Storage Shelves The glass shelf above the fruit and vegetable compartment should always remain in position, to ensure fruit and vegetables stay fresh longer. The remaining storage shelves can be adjusted to various heights: Pull the storage shelf forward until it can be tipped up or down and remo- D338 ved.
  • Page 10: Fresh Food Refrigeration

    Fresh Food Refrigeration To obtain the best performance: • do not store warm food or evaporating liquid in the refrigeator • do cover or wrap the food, particularly if it has a strong flavour. • position food so that air can circuiate freely round it. Useful hints: Meat (all types): wrap in polythene bags and place on the glass shelf above the vegetable drawer(s)
  • Page 11: Freezing And Storing Frozen Food

    Freezing and Storing Frozen Food You can use your freezer for freezing fresh food yourself. Important! • The temperature in the freezer compartment must be –18 °C or colder before freezing food. • Please observe the freezing capacity given on the rating plate. The free- zing capacity is the maximum quantity of fresh food that can be frozen within a period of 24 hours.
  • Page 12: Ice Pack

    Ice pack There is an ice pack in one drawer of the freezer. In the event of a power failure or malfunction, the ice pack will lengthen the amount of time it takes for the frozen food to become too warm by several hours.
  • Page 13: Defrosting

    Defrosting Refrigerator Frost is automatically removed from the evaporator of the refrigerator com- partment every time the motor compressor stops, during normal use. The defrost water drains out through a trough into a special container at the back of the appliance, located over the motor compressor, where it evapo- rates.
  • Page 14: Switching Off The Appliance

    Switching Off the Appliance To switch off the appliance, turn the temperature regulator to position "0" or disconnect from the electricity supply. If the appliance is not going to be used for an extended period: Remove all refrigerated and deep-frozen packages as well as ice trays. Remove the mains plug or switch off.
  • Page 15: Energy Saving Tips

    Something Not Working If the appliance is not functioning correctly, please carry out the following checks before contacting your local AEG Service Force Centre. Warning! Repairs should only be carried out by qualified service engineers. Repairs carried out by inexperienced persons may cause injury or serious malfunc- tioning.
  • Page 16 If, after carrying out the necessary checks there is still a fault with your appliance please contact your local AEG Service Force Centre. In guarantee customers should ensure that the suggested checks have been made as the engineer will make a charge if the fault is not a mechanical or electrical breakdown.
  • Page 17: Changing The Light Bulb

    Changing the light bulb Warning! There is a risk of electric shocks! Before changing the light bulb, switch off the appliance and unplug it. Light bulb data: 220-240 V, max. 15 W To switch off the appliance, turn the temperature control knob to position "0".
  • Page 18: Service And Spare Parts

    Tel: +353 (0) 1 4090751 Email: Customer Care Department For general enquiries concerning your AEG appliance or for futher information on AEG products, please contact our Customer Care Department by letter or telephone at the address below or visit our website at
  • Page 19: Guarantee Conditions

    GUARANTEE CONDITIONS Standard guarantee conditions We, AEG, undertake that if within 12 months of the date of the purchase this AEG applian- ce or any part thereof is proved to be defective by reason only of faulty workmanship or materials, we will, at our discretion repair or replace the same FREE OF CHARGE for labour, materials or carriage on condition that: ·...
  • Page 20: Installation

    Installation Electrical Connection Any electrical work required to install this appliance should be carried out by a qualified electrician or competent person. WARNING – THIS APPLIANCE MUST BE EARTHED The manufacturer declines any liability should these safety measures not be observed. Before switching on, make sure the electricity supply voltage is the same as that indicated on the appliance rating plate.
  • Page 21: Positioning

    Positioning This appliance should only be installed at a location where the ambient temperature corresponds to the climate classification indicated on the rat- ing plate, which is located on the inside left of the appliance. The following table shows which ambient temperature is correct for each climate classification.
  • Page 22: Housing Dimensions

    Unscrew the upper pin and remove the spacer Remove the upper door Unscrew the middle hinge and the plugs and refit them on the opposite side Refit the upper door, the upper pin and the spacer on the opposite side Unscrew the lower pin and remove the spacer and refit them on the opposite side.
  • Page 23: Instructions For Building-In

    Instructions for building-in Apply joint the sealing strip as shown in figure. D765 Push appliance into the housing until stop strip (A) touches the kitchen unit. D023 For a correct alignment make sure that the distance between the appliance and the cabinet is of 44 mm.
  • Page 24 Open the door and push the appliance against the side of the kitchen unit op- posite to that of appliance hinges. Fasten the appliance with 4 screws provided in the kit included with the appliance. Snap ventilation grille (C) and hinge cover (D) into position. D723 Apply covers (B) into the relevant holes.
  • Page 25 Place guide (A) on the inside part of the furniture door, in the upper and lower positions as shown in the fig- ure and mark the position of external holes. Having drilled the holes, fix the guide with the screws supplied. PR166 Fix cover (C) on guide (A) until it clips into place.
  • Page 26 At the end of installation/adjusting, it is necessary to check if the door of the furniture closes properly. Should adjustment of the furniture door be necessary, use the clearance of slots. PR168 Fix cover (D) on guide (B) until it clips into place.
  • Page 27: Regulations, Standards, Guidelines

    Regulations, Standards, Guidelines This appliance was designed for household use and was manufactured in accordance with the appropriate standards. The necessary measures in accordance with appliance safety legislation regulations (GSG), accident prevention regulations for refrigeration appliances (VBG 20) and the regu- lations of the German Society of Electrical Engineers (VDE) were observed in the manufacture of this appliance.
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