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This baskethelps organize odd-shaped items. To reach otherpackages
slide the basket aside or lift out.
These shelves contain cooling coils to freeze foods quickly and allow cold air to
constantly circulate throughoutthe
freezer. Do not use sharp metal objects such as
ice picks or scrapers to clean the shelves. This could damage the shelves and reduce
their cooling ability. These shelves are not adjustable.
The Drop Front Shelf, located at the bottom of the freezer, provides a separate
compartment forsmall irregular shaped items orlarge, bulky items. Liftthe shelf front
up and out to remove.
Care and Cleaning
cold metal surfaces. Do nottouch interior
metal surfaces with wet or damp hands.
Some upright freezers
but should be
cleaned occasionally. Before cleaning or defrosting, unplug the powercord from the
To avoid frequent defrosting,
use a plastic scraper to remove frost.
Scrape with a pulling motion. Never use a metal instrument
to remove frost.
It is important to defrost and clean the freezer when 1/4 to 1/2 inch of frost has
Frost may tend to accumulate faster on the upper part of the freezer
due to warm, moist air entering the freezer when the door is opened. Remove food
and leave the door open when defrosting the freezer.
a defrost drain (Figure 1), remove the drain plug on the
inside floor of the freezer
by pulling straight out. To access the external drain
tube on models with a base panel, first remove the two screws from the base
Locate the drain tube near the left center under the freezer.
pan under the drain tube. Defrost
water will drain out. Check
occasionally so water does not overflow. Replace the drain plug when defrosting
and cleaning are completed.
If the drain is left open, warm air may enter the
with a defrost drain, place a shallow pan beneath the drain
outlet (Figure 2). A one half inch garden hose adapter can be used to drain the
freezer directly into a floordrain
(Figure 3). If your model is notequipped
adapter, one can be purchased at most hardware stores. Pull out the drain plug
inside the freezer, and pull off the outside defrost drain plug (Figure 4 on following
page). Defrost water will drain out. Check pan occasionally
so water does not
Replace the drain plugs when defrosting is completed.