Download  Print this page

Before You Call - Kenmore 970-4204 Series Use & Care Manual

Top-mount refrigerator kenmore
Hide thumbs

Advertisement

Table of Contents

Before You Call

Problem
TEMPERATURES ARE TOO WARM
Freezer/Fresh Food
temperature is too
warm.
Freezer temperature is
too warm. Fresh Food
temperature is satisfac-
tory.
Fresh Food temperature
is too warm. Freezer
temperature is satisfac-
tory.
WATER/MOISTURE/FROST INSIDE REFRIGERATOR
Moisture collects on
inside of refrigerator
walls.
Water collects on bot-
tom side of drawer
cover.
Water collects in bot-
tom of drawer.
WATER/MOISTURE/FROST OUTSIDE REFRIGERATOR
Moisture collects on
outside of refrigerator
or between doors.
Cause
Doors are opened too fre-
quently or too long.
Door is slightly open.
Freezer control is set too
warm.
Fresh Food control is set too
warm.
Weather is hot and humid.
Door is slightly open.
Door is opened too often or
too long.
Open containers.
Vegetables contain and give
off moisture.
Washed vegetables and fruit
drain while in the drawer.
Weather is humid.
Door is slightly open, causing
cold air from inside refriger-
ator to meet warm air from
outside.
Correction
Warm air enters the refrigerator whenever the door
is opened. Open the door less often.
See PROBLEM column OPENING/CLOSING OF
DOORS/DRAWERS.
Set freezer control to a colder setting. Allow 24
hours for temperature to stabilize.
Set Fresh Food control to a colder setting. Allow 24
hours for temperature to stabilize.
The rate of frost buildup and internal sweating
increases.
See PROBLEM column OPENING/CLOSING OF
DOORS/DRAWERS.
Open door less often.
Keep containers covered.
It is not unusual to have moisture on the bottom side
of the cover.
Move humidity control (some models) to lower set-
ting.
Dry items before putting them in the drawer. Water
collecting in bottom of drawer is normal.
This is normal in humid weather. When humidity is
lower, the moisture should disappear.
See PROBLEM column OPENING/CLOSING OF
DOORS/DRAWERS.
23

Hide quick links:

Advertisement

Table of Contents
loading

  Also See for Kenmore 970-4204 Series