Kenmore Freezer Use And Care Manual

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Use & Care Guide
Gufa para su uso y cuidado
Guide d'utilisation et d'entretien
and Co., Hoffman
IL 60179
Sears Canada,
inc., Toronto,
IVl5B 2B8


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  • Page 1 Freezer Use & Care Guide Congelador Gufa para su uso y cuidado Cong_lateur Guide d'utilisation et d'entretien Sears, Roebuck and Co., Hoffman Estates, IL 60179 U.S.A. www.sears,com Sears Canada, inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada IVl5B 2B8 297089200 (0602)
  • Page 2 Customers READ AND SAVETHESEINSTRUCTIONS This Owner's Guide provides specific operating instructions for your model. Use your freezer only as instructed in this guide. These instructions are not meant to cover every possible condition and situation that may occur. Common sense and caution must be practiced when installing, operating, and maintaining any appliance.
  • Page 3 NOT RECOMMENDED. DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD OR ADAPTER PLUG. • If voltage varies by 10% or more, freezer performance may be affected. Operating freezer with insufficient power can damage the motor. Such damage is not covered under the warranty. If you suspect your house hold voltage is high or low, consult your power company for testing.
  • Page 4 Master Protection Agreements Congratulations on making a smart purchase. Your new Kenmore Elite ®product is designed and manufactured for years of dependable operation. But like all products, it may require preventive maintenance or repair from time to time. That's when having a Master Protection Agreement can save you money and aggravation.
  • Page 5 (43°C). Temperatures of 32°F (0°C) and below will NOT affect freezer operation. Additional compressor heaters are not recommended. • Allow space around the unit for good air circulation. Leave a 3 inch (75 mm) space on all sides of the freezer for adequate circulation. 3" (75ram) (25ram)
  • Page 6: Door Removal

    REMOVAL (UPRIGHT MODELS) If door must be removed: 1. Gently lay freezer on its back, on a rug or blanket. 2. Remove two base screws and base panel. Remove wire from clips on bottom of cabinet, if required. 3. Unplug connector, if required, by holding the cabinet connector in place, and pulling door connector out.
  • Page 7: Features And Functions

    WITH POP=OUT This security lock fastens the door snugly, ensuring stored food is secure. To lock or unlock the freezer, push the key into the lock and turn. The key pops out of the lock after it has been turned.
  • Page 8 An ON/OFF switch allows the high temperature deactivated if desired. NOTE: You must open the freezer door to view the alarm switch. The freezer is shipped with the switch in the OFF position. After the freezer has run long enough to...
  • Page 9: Cleaning

    CHEST Use these clever dividers to custom-arrange sized storage bins in the bottom of your chest freezer. Use the peel- n-stick labels found in your literature packet to help remind you which items are stored where. If you have an item that isn't already...
  • Page 10 Pull out the outside drain plug (see figure 2). A V2inch garden hose adapter can be used to drain the freezer directly into a floor drain (see figure 3). If your model is not equipped with an adapter, one can be purchased hardware stores.
  • Page 11 If a power failure occurs, frozen foods will stay frozen for at least 24 hours if the freezer is kept closed. If the power failure continues, pack seven or eight pounds of dry ice into the freezer every 24 hours. Look in the Yellow Pages under Dry Ice, Dairies, or Ice Cream Manufacturers for local dry ice suppliers.
  • Page 12 ,, Check house lights. Call local Electric Company. ,, It's normal for the freezer to work harder under these conditions. ,, It takes 4 hours for the freezer to cool down completely. ,, Warm food will cause freezer to run more until the desired temperature is reached.
  • Page 13 ,, Level the unit. Refer to "Leveling" in the First Steps Section. ,, Ensure floor can adequately support freezer. Level the freezer by putting wood or metal shims under part of the freezer. ,, Relevel the freezer or move freezer slightly. Refer to "Leveling"...
  • Page 14 Service What We Sell." SEARS MAINTENANCE AGREEMENT Maintain the value of your Kenmore@ freezer with a Sears Maintenance Agreement. Sears freezers are designed, manufactured, and tested for years of dependable opera- tion.Yet, any modern appliance may require service from time to time.

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