Kenmore Elite 795.7103 Series Use And Care Manual

Kenmore Elite 795.7103 Series Use And Care Manual

Bottom freezer refrigerator


Use & Care Guide
de Uso y Cuidado
et d'Enfretien
English / Espafiol / Fran_;ais
Kenmore Elite°
_L 60179



  Summary of Contents for Kenmore Elite 795.7103 Series

  • Page 1 Use & Care Guide Manual de Uso y Cuidado Guide d'Utilisafion et d'Enfretien English / Espafiol / Fran_;ais Models/Modelos/Mod_les: 795.7103" Kenmore Elite° MFL621844|4 Sears Brands Management CorporaHon Hoffman Estates, _L 60179 U.S.A. www. www.sear s.¢ot_ Sears Canada _nc. Toronto,...
  • Page 2 ... 9-16 Unpacking Your Refrigerator Installation Removing/Replacing Your Refrigerator Freezer Handles and Doors ... 11-15 Leveling and Door Alignment Using Your Refrigerator ... 17-27 Setting the Controls ... 17-18 In-Door Ice Bin ... Automatic Icemaker ... 20-21 Food Storage Guide...
  • Page 3: Refrigerator Warranty

    Kenmore Elite Limited Warranty When installed, operated and maintained non-consumable part of this appliance, material and workmanship within one year from the date of purchase, call 1-800-4-MY-HOME for free repair. if this appliance is ever used for other than private family from the date of purchase.
  • 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. it may require preventive maintenance time to time. That's when having a Master Protection Agreement can save you money and aggravation.
  • Page 5: Basic Safety Precautions

    SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS instructions. situation which, if not avoided, injury, or product damage. doors or shetves in the refrigerator. the refrigerator and seriously injure before cleaning recommended that any service be by a qualified technician.
  • Page 6 This refrigerator must be properly accordance with the Attention were taped to the front of the refrigerator. After your refrigerator is in operation, cold surfaces in the freezer compartment are damp or wet. Skin may adhere to the extremely cold surfaces.
  • Page 7 120 volts. must be Use of an extension cord will increase the clearance to make sure the needed for the back of the refrigerator. METHOD into its own outlet rated for and also prevents that a be provided.
  • Page 8 Crisper (p. 25} Temperature Controlled Pantry Drawer (p. 25} with the parts and features of your refrigerator. models. The refrigerator you have purchased may have some or all of the items O Extra Ice Bin (p. 26} Pullout Drawer (p. 27} Durabase (p.
  • Page 9: Unpacking Your Refrigerator

    Please reinstall shelves according storage needs. Your refrigerator refrigerator the floor. Always pull the refrigerator moving it. Do not wiggle trying to move it, as floor damage labels from your Keep flammable rub the area gasoline, away from the refrigerator.
  • Page 10: Base Grille Installation

    40 and 120 psi on models with a water filter. Too small of a distance from adjacent result in lowered freezing electricity during shipment. inches (61 cm) in front of the refrigerator doors. to ensure proper into its own outlet rated for...
  • Page 11 3/32 in (2.5 cm) Allen wrench. NOTE: If the handle mounting fasteners need to be tightened or removed, use a 1/4in. (6.4 mm) Allen wrench. when it is necessary to move the refrigerator below. Mounting Fasteners Set Screw...
  • Page 12 1/8 in. (3.1 mm) Allen wrench. NOTE: If the handle mounting fasteners need to be tightened or removed, use a 1/4in. (6.4 mm) Allen wrench. when it is necessary to move the refrigerator fasteners need to be through a narrow below.
  • Page 13 NOTE: Be careful when you work with the hinge and base grille. You may be injured. To remove the left refrigerator door: On the back of the refrigerator, pull the water tube out of...
  • Page 14 Relnstalllng the Refrigerator Door Left Door 1. Lower the door onto middle hinge pin (10). 2. Fit top hinge (7) over hinge lever latch (8) and into place. Rotate lever (6) clockwise 3. Install the grounding screw (5) and connect the two wire harnesses (4).
  • Page 15 HOW TO REMOVE THE FREEZER DRAWER _WARNING: Use two or more people install the freezer drawer. Failure back or other injury. _t_CAUTION: Do not hold the handle when removing or replacing the drawer. The handle may come off and it could cause personal injury.
  • Page 16: Leveling And Door Alignment

    Door Alignment Both the teft and right refrigerator adjustable lower them to align properly. to raise that side to lower it. It may take...
  • Page 17: Setting The Controls

    The freezer control adjusts the cold air flow from the freezer to the refrigerator. Setting the freezer control to a lower temperature more cold air in the freezer compartment colder.
  • Page 18 Caution When CIoslng the Door _{_ CAUTION To reduce the risk of scratching the door or breaking door mullion, please make sure that the refrigerator mullion is always folded Door Alarrn (_)) When power is connected to the refrigerator,...
  • Page 19: In-Door Ice Bin

    Keep the ice compartment door closed tightly, compartment door is not closed tightly, the cold air in the ice bin will freeze food in the refrigerator This could also cause the icemaker to stop producing NOTE: if the ON/OFF switch on the icemaker...
  • Page 20: Ice Maker

    DO NOT place fingers or hands on the automatic conditions. making mechanism Icemaker ice bin is full. When 6 to 8 (12- icemaker, sensor Power Switch Personal Injury Hazard while the refrigerator is plugged Ice-detecting Sensor...
  • Page 21: Normal Sounds You May Hear

    The first ice and water dispensed or odor from the water supply line or the water tank. * Throw away the first few batches of ice (about 24 cubes). This is also necessary if the refrigerator been used for a long time. Never store beverage cans or other items in the ice bin for the purpose of rapid cooling.
  • Page 22: Food Storage Guide

    FOOD STORAGE GUIDE Wrap or store food in the refrigerator moisture-proof material unless otherwise prevents food odor and taste transfer refrigerator. For dated products, check date code to ensure freshness. ffems How to Butter or Keep opened butter in a covered...
  • Page 23: Refrigerator Section

    REFRIGERATOR SECTION WATER DISPENSER To dispense cold water, push on the dispenser switch with a glass. Some dripping may occur after dispensing. cup beneath the dispenser for a few seconds after dispensing to catch all of the drops. WARNING: Do not put your fingers up the ice chute opening.
  • Page 24: Refrigerator Shelves

    Adjusting the shelves to fit different make flnding the exact item you want easier. Doing so will also reduce the amount of time the refrigerator open which will save energy. IMPORTANT: Do not clean glass shelves with warm water while they are cold. Shelves may break if exposed to sudden temperature changes or impact.
  • Page 25: Removing Humidity Controlled Crisper

    Press the Select button to choose between Meat, DeN and Produce. out. into Controlled Pantry Drawer provides temperature control that colder than the refrigerator can be used for large party trays, (This drawer should not be that require high humidity.) Meat Deli...
  • Page 26: Freezer Section

    DOOR BiN The door bins are removable for easy cleaning adjustment. 1. To remove the bin, simply lift the bin up and putt straight out. 2. To replace the bin, slide it in above the desired support and push down until it snaps into place. NOTE: Some bins may vary in appearance only fit in one location.
  • Page 27: Pull Out Drawer

    DU RABASE 1. To remove the Durabase, push it to the back as much as possible. Tilt up the front of the Durabase and putt straight out. 2. To replace, insert the Durabase in rail assembly. DURABASE DiViDER The Durabase divider allows you to organize the Durabase area into sections.
  • Page 28: Water Filter

    Sears store or call 1-800-4-MY-HOME order dispense 2.5 air and contaminates Depress and release the water filter is not available. DO NOT operate refrigerator To purchase a replacement water ®. Also, you may on-line at 5 minutes)
  • Page 29: Performance Data Sheet

    The concentration of the indicated equal to the permissible limit for water leaving the system as specified System tested and certified reduction of substances listed below. Contaminant Reduction Average Infiuent Chlorine Taste and Odor 2.1 mg/L Nominal Particulate Class I,, 5,600,000 _>0.5 to <...
  • Page 30 Do not install on hot water supply lines. The maximum water filter system is 100°F (38°C). Protect water filter from freezing. refrigerator water filter when storing unit in temperatures 40°F (4.4°C). The disposable six months, at the rated capacity,...
  • Page 31 Manufacturer: Sears Roebuck The water treatment device(s) listed 116830 of the Health and Safety Microbiological Contaminants Cysts Organic Contaminants 2,4-D Reduction Atrazine Benzene Carbofuran Lindane p-Dichlorobenzene Toxaphene Rated Service Capacity: 200 ga! State of California Department of Public Health Water Treatment Device Certificate Number 09- 2019 Date Issued:...
  • Page 32: Using Your Refrigerator

    Remove all removable parts, such as shelves, crispers, etc. Refer to sections in Using Your Refrigerator removal instructions. Use a clean sponge or soft cloth and a mild detergent in warm water. Do not use abrasive or harsh cleaners.
  • Page 33: Light Bulb Replacement

    1. Use up any perishables and freeze other items. 2. Turn off the icemaker and empty the ice bin. If you choose to turn the refrigerator off before you leave, follow these steps. 1. Remove all food from the refrigerator. 2. Depending...
  • Page 34: Before You Begin

    8 feet (2.4 m). Be sure there is sufficient extra tubing (about 8 feet [2.4 m] coiled into 3 turns of about 10 in. [25 cm] diameter) to allow the refrigerator from the wall after installation. the water Power drlll.
  • Page 35: Installation Instructions

    Route the tubing between the cold water line and the refrigerator. Route the tubing through a hole drilled in the wall or floor (behind the refrigerator as close to the wall as possible. NOTE: Be sure there is sufficient extra tubing (about 8 feet coiled into 3 turns of about 10 in.
  • Page 36 9. CONNECT THE TUBING TO THE REFRIGERATOR NOTE= Before making the connection refrigerator, be sure that the refrigerator not plugged into the wall outlet. 1. Remove the plastic flexible cap from the water valve. 2. Place the compression nut and ferrule (sleeve) onto the end of the tubing as shown.
  • Page 37: Troubleshooting

    Rattllng: Rattling noises may come from the flow of refrigerant, water line, or items stored on top of the refrigerator. Whooshing: * Evaporator fan motor circulating refrigerator and freezer compartments.
  • Page 38: Care And Cleaning

    Adding food and opening the door warms the refrigerator, requiring the compressor to run longer in order to cool the refrigerator down. In order to conserve energy, try to get everything you need out of the refrigerator at once, keep food organized...
  • Page 39 Push bins all the way in and put crisper cover, pans, shelves and baskets into their correct positions. See the Using Your Refrigerator section for more information. Clean gaskets and the surfaces that they touch. Rub a thin coat of appliance kitchen wax on the gaskets after cleaning.
  • Page 40 O°F. If the freezer temperature production will be affected. If the doors of the unit are opened often, ambient air will warm the refrigerator will prevent the unit from maintaining set temperature. Lowering the refrigerator temperature can help, as well as not opening the doors as frequently.
  • Page 41 Refrigerator Controls are not set correctly Freezer section is too cold. Ice will not dispense if any of the refrigerator doors are left open. is locked. Press and hold the Lock button for 3 seconds to unlock the control panel and dispenser.
  • Page 42 Temp. button to set the refrigerator compartment to a warmer temperature. When room temperature is below 41°F (5°C), food can freeze. The refrigerator be operated in temperatures below 55°F (13°C). Place food with a high water content toward the front of the refrigerator.
  • Page 43 Control Settings section). Refer to the Setting the Controls section. Wait 24 hours for temperatures to stabilize Adding food warms the refrigerator. take a few hours for the refrigerator to normal temperature. Wrap food tightly and wipe off damp containers prior to storing in the refrigerator to avoid moisture accumulation.
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