You can view the full version and download it in PDF format.
Page 10 of 28
Open the freezer door and remove the base grille by pulling
and out from the top.
Replace the base grille by putting
the clips in the openings
panel. Push in until the base grille snaps into
to do so
Defrost and clean your freezer when frost has built up to about
(6 mm) thickness.
and cleaning should be
done at least once a year. In high humidity
areas, a freezer may
need more frequent defrosting
Do not use abrasive cleaners on your freezer. Do not use cleaning
bleaches, or cleaners containing
parts. Damage can occur.
NOTE: The drain cap must be removed
freezer and replaced
Unplug freezer or disconnect
Remove all frozen food. Wrap frozen food in several layers of
and cover with a blanket.
Food will stay frozen for
several hours. You may also store frozen food in a cooler, an
or freezer, or a cool area.
base grille. See "Base Grille."
Reach under the unit and pull the drain hose out through
The drain hose carries defrost water out of the
freezer, and through
the area behind the base grille. Place a
pan under the drain hose. Remove the drain cap
NOTE: Check the drain pan frequently
to avoid water
Have a second
pan handy for easier emptying.
a drain system
Remove water from the freezer bottom
using a sponge or
baster and empty the water into a large pan.
Place pans of hot water in freezer with door open to speed
Directing air from an electric fan into freezer will also
help. Do not place fan or any electrical
Use a plastic scraper to remove frost.
NOTE: Do not use an ice pick, knife, or other sharp-pointed
tool to defrost freezer. Damage can occur.
Wipe water from walls with a towel or sponge.
Wash the inside walls with a solution
of mild detergent
warm water or 2 tbs (26 mg) baking soda to 1 qt (0.95 L) warm
water. Do not use abrasive or harsh cleaners.
Rinse well and wipe dry with a clean soft cloth.
Use the appropriate
for your exterior finish.
with a clean sponge
cloth and a mild detergent
in warm water. Do not use abrasive
or harsh cleaners, or cleaners designed for stainless
with a soft cloth.
Wash with a clean sponge
or soft cloth
and a mild detergent
in warm water. Do not use abrasive or
harsh cleaners, or cleaners designed
with a soft cloth.
To keep your Stainless Steel refrigerator
looking like new
and to remove minor scuffs or marks, it is suggested
you use the manufacturer's
Cleaner and Polish.
This cleaner is for Stainless
Steel parts only!
Do not allow the Stainless
Steel Cleaner and Polish to
come into contact
with any plastic
parts such as the trim
covers or door gaskets.
does occur, clean plastic
part with a sponge and
in warm water. Dry thoroughly
cloth. To order the cleaner, see "Accessories."
11. For models with a drain system, you should replace the drain
hose, drain cap and base grille.
12. Replace all frozen food.
13. Plug in freezer or reconnect
14. See "Using the Control."