Before Calling for Service
Your l_enmore refrigerator is an electrical appliance and should
be unplugged before changing the light bulb or other servicing
that involves the electrical system.
Instructions for changing light bulb is on the permanent use and
care label on the inside door of your refrigerator.
See if your questions can be answered on this page.
is Too Warm
Check the light bulb.
Make sure the power cord plug is making full contact in the
wall outlet. Check the outlet with another appliance or
Check the fuse box for a blown fuse or tripped circuit
Light is Not On
1. Check the power source.
Keep the refrigerator
door closed to keep food cold until
When the power is off for more than 5 hours, fill extra
space in freezer with dry ice or transfer the food to the
nearest food locker.
Make sure the cabinet is level from side to side and from
front to back. Make sure the cabinet is not touching the
wall and rests squarely on the floor.
Make sure the condenser is free of lint and dust.
Check to be sure food containers or bottles inside the
refrigerator are not touching or rattling.
lee Has an Odd Flavor
Ice, regardless of how it is made, will sometimes develop an
off flavor or color if it is kept too long. To avoid this, empty
the trays and make a completely new supply about once a
Add To The Value of Your Kenmore,
Buy a Sears Maintenance
Sears Kenmore refrigerators are designed, manufactured and
tested for years of dependable operation. Yet, any modern
appl.iance may require service from time to time. The Sears
warranty plus the Sea¢s maintenance agreement provides
protection from unexpected repair bills.
Is At Your Service
Yotir Kenmore has added value when you consider that Sears
has over 2,000 service units staffed by Sears-trained
technicians specifically trained on
Sears appliances, having the parts, tools and equipment to
ensure that we meet our pledge to you..."We
If you ever need service, be sure to give the complete ten digi
model number. It's on a small label on the back of the
refrigerator. For example if you have Kenmore 99482 Your
complete number may be 564.99482990
To Order Repair Parts, See The List That Came
With Your Refrigerator.
is an Odor in My Refrigerator
Check covers on food containers in bath sections. Cheek
for spilled foods.
Clean both sections.