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Kenmore 2220695 Use & Care Manual

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Sears Roebuck and Co., Hoffman Estates, IL 60179 U.S.A.
Sears Canada, Inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 2B8


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  • Page 1 Use & OsageGuide Refrigerador de dos puertas Manua_ de uso y cu_dado R6frig6rateur Guide o___,,:_0 c_ut_saSon et d°ent:tx_:tien Sears Roebuck and Co., Hoffman Estates, IL 60179 U.S.A. 2220695 Sears Canada, Inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 2B8 ® c6te & c6te
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    The above warranty coverage applies only to refrigerators which are used for storage of food for private household purposes and excludes original and replacement Kenmore Filtered Ice & Water filter cartridges (if equipped with the filter system). Original and replacement cartridges are warranted for 30 days, parts only, against defects in material or workmanship.
  • Page 3: Refrigerator Safety

    IM PORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS WARNING: To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, or injury when using your refrigerator, follow these basic precautions: • Plug into a grounded 3 prong outlet.
  • Page 4: Refrigerator Installation

    To ensure proper ventilation for your refrigerator, allow for 1/2in. (1.25 cm) space on each side and at the top. When installing your refrigerator next to a fixed wall, leave 2 in. (5.08 cm) minimum on each side (depending on your model) to allow for the door to swing open.
  • Page 5: Electrical Requirements

    Do not use an extension cord. Failure to follow these instructions can result in death, fire, or electrical shock. Before you move your refrigerator into its final location, it is important to make sure you have the proper electrical connection:...
  • Page 6: Base Grille

    TOOLS NEEDED: 1/4in., 1/_in., and 5A6in. hex-head socket wrenches, a flat-head screwdriver and a Phillips screwdriver. IMPORTANT: Before you begin, turn the refrigerator control OFF, unplug refrigerator or disconnect adjustable door or utility bins from doors. Disconnect power before removing Reconnect both ground wires before operating.
  • Page 7 Unplug refrigerator or disconnect power. 2. Open both refrigerator doors. Remove the base grille by pulling up on the bottom outside corners (see Graphic 2). 3. Close both doors and keep them closed until you are ready to lift them free from the cabinet.
  • Page 8: Door Closing And Alignment

    S _ C Door Closing Move the refrigerator into its final position. Place a level inside the refrigerator at the back of the top shelf (see Graphic 8). Locate the leveling screws behind the base grille of the refrigerator on either side.
  • Page 9: Water System Preparation

    Nomsa So snds Your new refrigerator may make sounds that your old one didn't make. Because the sounds are new to you, you might be concerned about them. Most of the new sounds are normal. Hard surfaces, such as the floor, walls, and cabinets, can make the sounds seem louder.
  • Page 10: Using The Controls

    The controls are set correctly when milk or juice is as cold as you like and when ice cream is firm. If the temperature is too warm or too cold in the refrigerator or freezer, first check the air vents to be sure they are not blocked before adjusting the controls.
  • Page 11: Water Filtration System

    The water dispenser If you did not flush the water system when the refrigerator was first installed, press the water dispenser bar with a glass or jar until you draw and discard 2 to 3 gal. (8 to 12 L) or approximately 6 to 7 minutes of water after water begins dispensing.
  • Page 12: Ice Maker And Storage Bin/Bucket

    Style 1: Behind the base grille filter Remove the base grille (see "Removing the base grille" section). Rotate the cartridge counterclockwise position and pull the filter cartridge out. NOTE: There will be water in the cartridge. Some spilling may Occur. Take the new cartridge out of its packaging and remove protective cover from o-rings.
  • Page 13: Refrigerator Features

    Maximum Ice Production (on some models): In maximum ice production, the ice maker should produce approximately 10 to 14 batches of ice in a 24-hour period. If your refrigerator has the maximum ice production feature, push the switch to MAX.
  • Page 14: Flip-Up Shelf

    Replace back of meat drawer cover frame into supports or slides on side walls of the refrigerator and lower or slide the front of the cover frame into place. 4. Slide rear of glass insert into cover frame and lower front into place.
  • Page 15: Crisper Humidity Control

    • Fruit: Wash, let dry and store in refrigerator in plastic bag or crisper. Do not wash or hull berries until they are ready to use. Sort and keep berries in original container in crisper, or store in a loosely closed paper bag on a refrigerator shelf.
  • Page 16: Freezer Basket Or Bin

    Use nonflammable Failure to do so can result in death, explosion, or fire. Both the refrigerator and freezer sections defrost automatically. However, clean both sections about once a month to prevent odors from building up. Wipe up spills immediately. Cleaning your refrigerator 1.
  • Page 17: Changing The Light Bulbs

    Plug in refrigerator or reconnect power. C ' ang ng t s® L g st Bu)bs NOTE: Not all appliance bulbs will fit your refrigerator. Be sure to replace the bulb with one of the same size and shape. The dispenser light requires a heavy duty 10-watt bulb.
  • Page 18: Power Interruptions

    Replace the light shield by inserting the left tab into the freezer wall. Align top tab with screw hole and replace screw. If the power will be out for 24 hours or less, keep both refrigerator doors closed to help food stay cold and frozen.
  • Page 19 Refer to the "Cleaning" section. Are the door gaskets not sealed all the way around? Contact a technician or other qualified person. NOTE: Your new refrigerator will run longer than your old one due to its high-efficiency motor. The refrigerator seems to make too much noise •...
  • Page 20 Are the air vents blocked in either compartment? prevents the movement of cold air from the freezer to the refrigerator. Remove any objects from in front of the air vents. See the "Ensuring Proper Air Circulation" section for the location of air vents.
  • Page 21: Service

    There is interior moisture buildup Are the air vents blocked in the refrigerator? Remove any objects from in front of the air vents. See the "Ensuring Proper Air Circulation" section for the location of air vents. • Are the door(s) opened often? Avoid humidity buildup by getting all items out at one time, keeping food organized, and closing the door as soon as possible.
  • Page 22: In Canada

    We Service What We Sell. Sears Maintenance Agreements Your Kenmore ® appliance is designed, manufactured to provide years of dependable operation. Yet any major appliance may require service from time to time. The Sears Maintenance Agreement offers you an outstanding program, affordably priced.
  • Page 23: Product Data Sheets

    PRODUCT DATA Base Grille Water Filtration System Model WF-NLC250/NLC250 Capacity: 250 Gallons (946 Liters) Service Flow Rate: 0.5 GPM (1.89 L/min.) @ 60 psi. Substance Reduction U.S. EPA Aesthetic Effects Chlorine Taste/Odor Particulate Contaminant U.S. EPA Reduction Cyst 99.95%** Turbidity 0.5 NTU Lead: @ pH 6.5 0.015 mg/L...
  • Page 24 Para pedir servicio de reparaci6n a domicilio, y para ordenar 1-888-SU-HOGAR (1-888-784-6427) 2220695 ® Marca Registrada / TMMarca de F&brica / SMMarca de Servicio de Sears, Roebuck and Co. © Sears, Roebuck and Co. Your Home your home-of all major brand appliances,...

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