Hotpoint HSS22IFMBWW user manual download

You can view the full version and download it in PDF format.
Page 20 of 80
Normal operatingsounds.
The new high
efficiency compressor
1hansfasmr and will have a higher
pitch hum
or pulsating
sound
while operating.
These sounds are normal
and are due mostly to highly
efficient
operation.
throughout.
air inside the freezer
which keeps the temperatures
on Ilae defrost
heater
causing a sizzling, hissing or popping
sound
during
the defrost
cycle.
The flow of refiigerant
through
the fi'eezer cooling
coils sounds
like boiling
gairgling noise.
coils caused
by expansion
and conu-acfion
during
defi'ost and refiigerafion
following
defi'ost.
Water dripping
as it melts from
the
c_'aporator
and flows to the drain pan
the defi'ost cycle.
Icemaker
(on some models)
The icemaker
water valve will buzz when 1he icemaker
fills with water. If the power
switch is in dae
0Nposition
it will buzz even if it has not yet been
hooked
up to
water. Keeping
the power swilch in dae
0Nposifion
before
it is hooked
up Io water
can damage
the icemaker.
To prevent
this, set the power switch to the
0F/:
position.
This will stop
flae
buzzing.
The sound
of cubes dropping
into the bin and water running
in pipes as
icemaker
refills.
Before youcall for service...
Troubleshooting tips
Save time and money/. Review the charts on the following
pages first and you may not need to call for service.
Possible Causes
What ToDo
• Wait about
30 minutes
for defrost
cycle to end.
Move the
freezer
control
K) a temperature
setting.
• Push the plug completely
into the outlet.
• Replace
fuse
or reset
the
breaker.
• See
Rollers.
Refn'gerator in
defrost
cycle.
Freezer
control
in
0
(off) position.
Refn'gerator is unplugged.
The fuse is blown/circuit
breaker
is
tripped.
Front rollers
need
adjusting.
(slight vibrati_
rm_l)
2O
Sample