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Setting The Temperature; Cool Down Period - Kenmore 253.28459 User Manual

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Setting the Temperature
Control
Temperature
Control
Electromechanlcal
Temperature
Control (Chest and Some
Upright Models)
The electromechanical
temperature
control
is located
inside the freezer on upright
models, and on the left exterior
wall on chest models (see figure
Cool Down
Period
* For safe food storage, allow
four hours for the freezer to
cool down completely.
The freezer will run continuously
for the first several hours. Foods that are already
frozen
may be placed
in the freezer after the first few hours of
operation.
Unfrozen
foods should NOT be loaded
into
the freezer until the freezer has operated
for four hours.
* When loading
the freezer, freeze only three pounds of
fresh food per cubic foot of freezer space at one time.
Distribute
packages
to be frozen evenly throughout
the
freezer. It is not necessary
to turn the control
knob to a
colder setting while freezing food.
Electromechanical C ontrol
Figure 1
1). The temperature
is factory
preset to provide
satisfactory
food storage temperatures.
However, the temperature
control
is adjustable
to provide
a range of temperatures
for your personal
satisfaction.
To adjust the temperature
setting, turn the temperature
control
knob clockwise
or
counterclockwise.
Allow
several
....
hours for the temperature
to
stabilize
between
adjustments.
Standard Electronic Temperature
Control (Some Upright
Frost
Free Models)
The standard
electronic
temperature
control
is located
outside the freezer
(see Figure
2). Temperature
is factory
preset
to provide
satisfactory
food
storage temperatures.
To adjust
the temperature
setting, press
the UP (A) symbol for colder
temperatures
and DOWN
(V)
symbol for warmer
temperatures
on the control
panel. Allow
several
hours for the temperature
to
stabilize
between
adjustments.
Standard Electronic
Temperature Control
Figure 2
Hi Temp
Door Ajar
%
J
7 is Coldest
0 is OFF
Alarm
Reset
"_O_o
_o _o_-
To turn off freezer, press DOWN
(V) symbol until display
shows "0'L To activate
freezer, press UP (A) until display
shows "4" or desired
setting.
To keep the temperature
setting from being accidentally
changed,
the control
may be locked. This is done by
pressing "Alarm
Reset" for 3 seconds. "L" will then appear
on display.
To unlock the control,
press "Alarm
Reset" for 3
seconds. For the first second, "U" will appear,
and then the
current temperature
will appear.
Deluxe Electronic
Temperature
ControJ (Some Upright
Frost Free Models)
Refer to the Electronics
Control Guide
supplied
when you
purchase a deluxe electronic
upright
model. See Figure 3
for deluxe electronics
control
panel.
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----_-____..._
Upright Models
Figure 3

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