Electrical Information; Other Precautions - Kenmore Freezer Use And Care Manual

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These guidelines
must be followed
to ensure that
safety mechanisms
in the design of this freezer will
operate properly.
Refer to the serial plate for correct electrical rating.
The power cord of the appliance is equipped with a
three-prong grounding plug for your protection against
shock hazards. It must be plugged directly into a
properly grounded three-prong receptacle, protected with
a 15 amp time delay fuse or circuit breaker. The
receptacle must be installed in accordance with local
codes and ordinances. Consult a qualified electrician.
Receptacles protected by Ground Fault Circuit
interrupters(GFIC) are NOT RECOMMENDED. DO NOT
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.
• To prevent the freezer from being turned off
accidentically, do not plug unit into an outlet controlled
by a wall switch or pull cord.
Do not pinch, knot, or bend the cord in any manner.
• To defrost freezer, always unplug unit first.
Never unplug the freezer by pulling on the cord.
Always grip the plug firmly, and pull straight out from
the receptacle.
Turning the temperature control to OFF turns off the
compressor, but does not disconnect the power to the
light bulb or other electrical components.
Avoid fire hazard or
electric shock. Do not use an extension
cord or an adapter plug. Do not remove
any prong from the power cord.
Grounding type
wall receptacle
Power supply
cord with 3-prong
grounding plug
One Year Limited Warranty
When installed, operated and maintained
according to all
instructions supplied with the product, if this appliance fails
due to a defect in material or workmanship
within one year
from the date of purchase, call 1-800-4-MY-HOME ® to
arrange for free repair.
For five years from the date of purchase, when this
is installed,operated,
and maintained
according to the instructions
supplied with it, Sears will
repair the sealed system (consisting
of refrigerant,
tubing, and compressor),
free of charge, if
defective in material or workmanship.
If this appliance is used for other than private family pur-
poses, this warranty applies for only 90 days from the date of
This warranty
covers only defects in material and
Sears will NOT pay for:
items that can wear out from normal use,
including but not limited to filters, belts, light bulbs and
2. A service technician to instruct the user in correct product
operation or maintenance.
3. A service technician to clean or maintain this product.
4. Damage to or failure of this product if it is not installed,
operated or maintained according to all instructions
supplied with the product.
5. Damage to or failure of this product resulting from
accident, abuse, misuse or use for other than its
intended purpose.
6. Damage to or failure of this product caused by the use of
detergents, cleaners, chemicals or utensils
other than those recommended
in all instructions
supplied with the product.
7. Damage to or failure of parts or systems resulting from
made to this product.
Disclaimer of implied warranties; limitation of remedies
sole and exclusive remedy under this limited
warranty shall be product repair as provided
herein. Implied warranties, including warranties of merchant-
ability or fitness for a particular purpose, are limited to one
year or the shortest period allowed by law. Sears shall not be
liable for incidental or consequential
damages. Some states
and provinces do not allow the exclusion or limitation of
incidental or consequential
damages, or limitations on the
duration of implied warranties of merchantability
or fitness,
so these exclusions or limitations may not apply to you.
This warranty applies only while this appliance is used in the
United States and Canada.
This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may
also have other rights which vary from state to state.
Sears, Roebuck
and Co., Dept. 817WA, Hoffman
IL 60179
Sears Canada Inc.,Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 2B8

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