Frigidaire FGHI2164QP FGHT2046QP FGHI2164QE Manual

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All about the Use & Care of your Refrigerator TA B L E O F C O N T E N T S Important Safety Instructions.......................2 Controls....................................................13 Installation.................................................4 Normal Operating Sounds and Sights..........15 Door Removal/Reversal Instructions.............6 Care and Cleaning.....................................16 Handle Installation......................................8 Before you Call..........................................18 Connecting Water Supply...........................10 Major Appliance Warranty..........................19 807876504 (April 2014) Ice Service................................................12 www.frigidaire.com USA 1-800-944-9044 www.frigidaire.ca Canada 1-800-265-8352

IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS WARNING Installation Checklist Please read all instructions before using this Doors refrigerator.  Handles are secure and tight For your Safety  Door seals completely to cabinet on all sides • DO NOT store or use gasoline, or other  Freezer door is level across the top flammable liquids in the vicinity of this or any other appliance. Read product labels Leveling for warnings regarding flammability and  Refrigerator is level, side-to-side and other hazards. tilted ¼” (6mm) front-to-back • DO NOT operate the refrigerator in the  Toe grille is properly attached to presence of explosive fumes. refrigerator • Avoid contact with any moving parts of  Cabinet is setting solid on all corners automatic ice maker. Electrical Power • Remove all staples from the carton. Staples  House power turned on can cause severe cuts, and also destroy  Refrigerator plugged in finishes if they come in contact with other appliances or furniture. Ice Maker Definitions  House water supply connected to refrigerator This is the safety alert symbol. It is used to  No water leaks present at all connections alert you to potential personal injury hazards. - recheck in 24 hours Obey all safety messages that follow this  Ice maker is turned ON symbol to avoid possible injury or death.  Ice & water dispenser operates correctly  Front filter must be flush with filter DANGER housing (select models) DANGER indicates an imminently hazardous Final Checks situation which, if not avoided, will result in  Shipping material removed death or serious injury.  Fresh food and freezer temperatures set  Crisper humidity controls set  Registration card sent in WARNING WARNING indicates a potentially hazardous Child Safety situation which, if not avoided, could result Destroy or recycle the carton, plastic bags, and in death or serious injury. any exterior wrapping material immediately after the refrigerator is unpacked. Children should never use these items to play. Cartons CAUTION covered with rugs, bedspreads, plastic sheets or stretch wrap may become airtight chambers, CAUTION indicates a potentially hazardous and can quickly cause suffocation. situation which, if not avoided, may result in minor or moderate injury. Proper Disposal of your Refrigerator or Freezer IMPORTANT Risk of child entrapment Child entrapment and suffocation are not IMPORTANT indicates installation, operation problems of the past. Junked or abandoned or maintenance information which is refrigerators or freezers are still dangerous – important but not hazard-related. even if they will sit for “just a few days”. If you are getting rid of your old refrigerator or freezer, please follow the instructions below to help prevent accidents. 2

IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Proper Disposal of Refrigerators/Freezers IMPORTANT We strongly encourage responsible appliance recycling/disposal methods. Check with your utility Turning the Freezer and Fresh Food company or visit www.energystar.gov/recycle for controls to “0” (Mechanical controls) or more information on recycling your old refrigerator. “OFF” (Electronic controls) will disable your Before you throw refrigerator’s cooling system, but does not away your old disconnect the power to the light bulb and refrigerator/ other electrical components. To turn off freezer: power to your refrigerator you must unplug • Remove doors. the power cord from the electrical outlet. • Leave shelves in place so children may not easily Grounding type wall receptacle climb inside. • Have refrigerant Do not, under removed by a any circumstances, qualified service technician. cut, remove, or bypass the WARNING grounding prong. These guidelines must be followed to ensure that safety mechanisms in this refrigerator will operate properly. Electrical information • The refrigerator must be plugged into its own Power cord with dedicated 115 Volt, 60 Hz., 15 Amp, AC only 3-prong grounded plug electrical outlet. The power cord of the appliance is equipped with a three-prong grounding plug for your protection against electrical shock CAUTION hazards. It must be plugged directly into a properly grounded three prong receptacle. The To avoid personal injury or property damage, receptacle must be installed in accordance with handle tempered glass shelves carefully. local codes and ordinances. Consult a qualified Shelves may break suddenly if nicked, electrician. Avoid connecting refrigerator to a scratched, or exposed to sudden temperature Ground Fault Interrupter (GFI) circuit. Do not change. use an extension cord or adapter plug. • If the power cord is damaged, it should be replaced by an authorized service IMPORTANT technician to prevent any risk. CFC/HCFC Disposal • Never unplug the refrigerator by pulling on Your old refrigerator may have the power cord. Always grip the plug firmly, a cooling system that used CFCs and pull straight out from the receptacle to or HCFCs (chlorofluorocarbons or prevent damaging the power cord. hydrochlorofluorocarbons). CFCs and • Unplug the refrigerator before cleaning HCFCs are believed to harm stratospheric and before replacing a light bulb to avoid ozone if released to the atmosphere. Other electrical shock. refrigerants may also cause harm to the environment if released to the atmosphere. • Performance may be affected if the voltage varies by 10% or more. Operating the If you are throwing away your old refrigerator with insufficient power can refrigerator, make sure the refrigerant is damage the compressor. Such damage is not removed for proper disposal by a qualified covered under your warranty. technician. If you intentionally release refrigerant, you may be subject to fines • Do not plug the unit into an electrical outlet and imprisonment under provisions of controlled by a wall switch or pull cord to environmental legislation. prevent the refrigerator from being turned off accidentally. 3

INSTALLATION This Use & Care Guide provides general • The cabinet should be level at the front operating instructions for your model. Use the and rear. refrigerator only as instructed in this Use & • The sides should tilt ¼-inch (6 mm) from Care Guide. Before starting the refrigerator, front-to-back (to ensure that doors close follow these important first steps. and seal properly). Location • Doors should align with each other and be level. • Choose a place that is near a grounded electrical outlet. Do Not use an extension To install the toe grille: cord or an adapter plug. 1. Attach toe grille support bracket to • If possible, place the refrigerator out of cabinet using 3 bolts supplied. direct sunlight and away from the range, dishwasher or other heat sources. • The refrigerator must be installed on a floor that is level and strong enough to support a fully loaded refrigerator. • Consider water supply availability for models equipped with an automatic ice maker. If you do not hook up water to the refrigerator, remember to turn the ice maker off. CAUTION Do Not install the refrigerator where the 2. Install left toe grille cover onto slot on temperature will drop below 55°F (13°C) or rise above 110°F (43°C). The compressor left side of toe grille. will not be able to maintain proper temperatures inside the refrigerator. Do Not block the toe grille on the lower front of your refrigerator. Sufficient air circulation is essential for the proper operation of your refrigerator. Installation Installation clearances • Allow the following clearances for ease of installation, proper air circulation, and plumbing and electrical connections: Sides & Top ⅜ inch 3. Attach toe grille to cabinet. Back 1 inch  NOTE If your refrigerator is placed with the door hinge side against a wall, you may have to allow additional space so the door can be opened wider. Guidelines for final positioning of your refrigerator: • All four corners of the cabinet must rest firmly on the floor. or 4

INSTALLATION  NOTE Raise the front of the refrigerator enough so the doors close freely when opened halfway. The refrigerator should slope ¼ inch to ½ inch from front-to-back. Then level the refrigerator from side-to-side. 4 Some models are equipped with an anti- tip bracket (Figure 4). Lower it clockwise until it contacts the floor. some models To level the cabinet using the front rollers: 1 Remove the toe grille. 2 Use a flat-blade screwdriver or ⅜ inch socket wrench to raise or lower the front rollers (Figure 2). Raise Lower Anti-tip Bracket Figure 4 (some models) WARNING The anti-tip device must be installed according to the instructions in your Use & Figure 2 Care Manual. Failure to do or so will result in injury. 3 Use adjustable wrench to adjust leveling screws. Lower the leveling screws on each WARNING side clockwise until they contact the floor (Figure 3). When reversing the door swing: You MUST move the anti-tip bracket to align with the hinges of the door. Failure to do so will result in injury. Raise Figure 3 5

DOOR REMOVAL/REVERSAL INSTRUCTIONS Tools Necessary: Adjustable Wrench or Socket PhillipsTM Head Wrench Set Top Hinge Top Hinge Cover Front Cover Rear Screw Screw or Top Hinge Bottom Screw Hinge 3/8" Fixed Screw Wrench  NOTE The direction in which your refrigerator doors open (door swing) can be reversed, from left to right or right to left, by moving the door hinges from one side to the other. Reversing the door swing should be performed by a qualified person. IMPORTANT Before you begin, turn the refrigerator temperature control to “0” (Mechanical controls) or “OFF” (Electronic controls) and remove the electrical power cord from the wall outlet. Remove any food from door shelves. Door removal and reversal 4. Lift refrigerator door off of bottom hinge and set aside. instructions: 5. Remove center hinge and shim by 1. Remove toe grille. removing inside screw and loosening two 2. Remove top hinge cover. Trace around the outside screws enough to allow hinge and hinge with a soft lead pencil. This makes shim to slide out. Tighten screws. reinstallation easier. Remove top hinge and 6. Loosen two outside screws on opposite lift door off center hinge pin. Set door aside. side of refrigerator, remove inside screw and install center hinge. Top Hinge Door Door Cover Stop Stop Screw Washer Shim Hinge Pin Center Hinge Top Hinge Hinge Screws Hole Plug Handle Hole 3. Unscrew center hinge pin using adjustable Plug wrench and save for reassembly. Ensure plastic washer stays on hinge pin. 6

DOOR REMOVAL/REVERSAL INSTRUCTIONS 7. Remove three screws on bottom hinge Door Stop Door and anti-tip bracket (if equipped) with ⅜” Screw Stop socket wrench. Washer 8. Install bottom hinge and anti-tip bracket Hinge (if equipped) on opposite side with the Pin three screws removed from step 7. Bottom 9. Unscrew bottom hinge pin using Hinge adjustable wrench. Move hinge pin to Screws other hole in hinge and tighten with adjustable wrench. 10. Reverse door handles (see Handle Toe Installation section). Grille 11. Move freezer and refrigerator door stops to opposite side. Before starting screws, OR use an awl to puncture the foam. 12. Position refrigerator door onto bottom hinge pin and screw center hinge pin through center hinge into top of door. Close refrigerator door to help align hinge hole. 13. Tighten center hinge pin with adjustable wrench. 14. Remove cabinet and hinge hole plugs and move to opposite side. 15. Lower freezer door onto center hinge pin. 16. Close freezer door. Have an assistant Lower lift up on opposite side of door while tightening screws to install top hinge. Anti-tip Bracket 17. There are two toe grille covers provided in your literature packet; one for the right side and one for the left side. Install the appropriate cover over the opening on the side opposite the anti-tip bracket, (see Anti-tip Bracket Figures A & B).  NOTE In case of future door reversals, save the Toe toe grille cover not being used. Grille Support Toe Grille Cover A 18. Flip toe grille and reinstall (some models). 19. Plug in electrical power cord and turn Toe Grille refrigerator temperature control to center Support position. Adjust setting as necessary. Toe Grille Cover WARNING When reversing the door swing: You MUST move the anti-tip bracket to align with the hinges of the door and install the toe grille support for proper blance. Failure Anti-tip to do so will result in injury. Bracket B 7

HANDLE INSTALLATION 3. Tighten the set screw on the rounded part CAUTION of the handle until the handle is flush with the door, then tighten another ½ turn. Wear gloves and use extreme CAUTION when installing these handles. The rounded end of the handles may be sharp. Shoulder IMPORTANT Screw To ensure proper installation of handles, Nameplate please review these instructions and illustrations thoroughly prior to installing the handles. Additionally, before installing the door handles, make sure the door swing is correct. Your model will have either a Set right hand or left hand door swing. Follow Screw instructions in the Use & Care Guide to reverse the doors, if necessary. To attach metal refrigerator handle: Handle Screw 1. Place rounded part of handle onto shoulder screw on face of door and align the two holes in top of handle with the Stainless Steel Models two holes in top of door. Do not tighten the set screw yet. Screw 2. Install the two screws into the top of the handle. Handle 3. Tighten the set screw on the rounded part of the handle until the handle is flush with the door, then tighten another ½ turn. Shoulder Screw Screw Handle Shoulder Set Screw Screw Button Plug Shoulder Screw Set Screw Set Screw To attach metal freezer handle: Handle 1. Place rounded part of handle onto shoulder screw on face of door and align the two holes in bottom of handle with the two holes in bottom of door. Do not tighten the set screw yet. Screw 2. Install the two screws into the bottom of the handle. 8

HANDLE INSTALLATION To attach plastic refrigerator handle: To reverse refrigerator/freezer handles: 1. Place top of handle over dovetail screw, Handles may be easier to reverse while doors pull handle straight down until handle is are off. Reverse freezer and refrigerator aligned with screw holes on top of door. handles as shown. 2. Secure top of handle with two screws. Screw Screw Handle Dovetail Screw Button Plug Lock Handle over Dovetail Screw CAUTION To attach plastic freezer handle: Be sure doors are set aside in a secure 1. Place top of handle over dovetail screw, position where they cannot fall and cause pull handle straight up until handle is personal injury. aligned with screw holes on bottom of door. 2. Secure bottom of handle with two screws. Dovetail Screw Nameplate Handle Lock Handle over Dovetail Screw Screw 9

CONNECTING THE WATER SUPPLY • A compression nut and ferrule (sleeve) for WARNING connecting a copper water supply line to To avoid electric shock, which can cause the ice maker inlet valve. death or severe personal injury, disconnect the refrigerator from electrical power before connecting a water supply line to the refrigerator.  NOTE Check with your local building authority for recommendations on water lines and CAUTION associated materials prior to installing your new refrigerator. Depending on your local/ To Avoid Property Damage: state building codes, Frigidaire recommends • Copper or Stainless Steel braided tubing for homes with existing valves its Smart is recommended for the water supply Choice® water line kit 5305513409 (with line. Water supply tubing made of ¼ a 6 ft. Stainless Steel Water Line) and for inch plastic is not recommended to be homes without an existing valve, Frigidaire used. Plastic tubing greatly increases recommends its Smart Choice® water line the potential for water leaks, and the kit 5305510264 (with a 20 ft. Copper Water manufacturer will not be responsible for Line with self-tapping saddle valve). Please any damage if plastic tubing is used for refer to www.frigidaire.com/store for more the supply line. information. • DO NOT install water supply tubing in areas where temperatures fall below To Connect Water Supply Line To Ice freezing. Maker Inlet Valve • Chemicals from a malfunctioning softener 1. Disconnect refrigerator from electric power can damage the ice maker. If the ice source. maker is connected to soft water, ensure 2. Place end of water supply line into sink or that the softener is maintained and bucket. Turn ON water supply and flush working properly. supply line until water is clear. Turn OFF water supply at shutoff valve. IMPORTANT 3. Remove plastic cap from water valve inlet and discard cap. Ensure that your water supply line connections comply with all local plumbing 4. If you use copper tubing - Slide brass codes. compression nut, then ferrule (sleeve) onto water supply line. Push water supply Before Installing The Water Supply Line, line into water valve inlet as far as it You Will Need: will go (¼ inch / 6.4 mm). Slide ferrule (sleeve) into valve inlet and finger tighten • Basic Tools: adjustable wrench, flat-blade compression nut onto valve. Tighten screwdriver, and PhillipsTM screwdriver another half turn with a wrench; DO NOT • Access to a household cold water line with over tighten. See Figure 1. water pressure between 30 and 100 psi. If you use stainless steel tubing - The • A water supply line made of ¼ inch (6.4 nut and ferrule are already assembled on mm) OD, copper or stainless steel tubing. the tubing. Slide compression nut onto To determine the length of tubing needed, valve inlet and finger tighten compression measure the distance from the ice maker nut onto valve. Tighten another half turn inlet valve at the back of the refrigerator with a wrench; DO NOT over tighten. See to your cold water pipe. Then add Figure 2. approximately 7 feet (2.1 meters), so the 5. With steel clamp and screw, secure water refrigerator can be moved out for cleaning supply line (copper tubing only) to rear (as shown). panel of refrigerator as shown. • A shutoff valve to connect the water supply 6. Coil excess water supply line (copper line to your household water system. DO tubing only), about 2½ turns, behind NOT use a self-piercing type shutoff valve. refrigerator as shown and arrange coils so • Do not re-use compression fitting or use they do not vibrate or wear against any thread seal tape. other surface. 10

CONNECTING THE WATER SUPPLY 7. Turn ON water supply at shutoff valve and tighten any connections that leak. 8. Reconnect refrigerator to electrical power source. 9. To turn ice maker on, lower wire signal arm (side mounted) or set the ice maker’s On/Off power switch to the “I” position (rear mounted). Plastic Water Steel Tubing to Ice Clamp Maker Fill Brass Tube Compression Nut Ferrule (Sleeve) Copper water line Water Valve Bracket Valve Inlet Water Valve Copper water line from household water supply (Include enough tubing in loop to allow moving refrigerator out for cleaning.) Figure 1 Plastic Water Tubing to Ice Maker Steel Fill Tube Clamp Stainless Steel water Line Water Valve Bracket Valve Inlet Water Valve 6 ft. Stainless Steel water line from household water supply Figure 2 11

ICE SERVICE If your refrigerator has an automatic ice maker, minimal ice will be produced during the first 24 IMPORTANT hours of operation. Air in new plumbing lines Your ice maker is shipped from the factory may cause the ice maker to cycle two or three with the wire signal arm in the ON position. times before making a full tray of ice. With no To ensure proper function for your ice maker, usage, it will take approximately one to two hook up water supply immediately or turn ice days to fill the ice container. maker OFF by lifting the wire signal arm until New plumbing connections may cause the first it clicks and locks in the UP position. If the production of ice cubes to be discolored or ice maker is on and the water supply is not have an odd flavor. Discard ice made during connected, the water valve will make a loud the first 24 hours. chattering noise.  NOTE Automatic ice makers are also optional ICE PRODUCTION: WHAT TO EXPECT accessories that may be installed in most The ice maker will produce 2.5 to 3 pounds models at any time. Call your local dealer for of ice every 24 hours depending on usage information. conditions. Ice is produced at a rate of 8 cubes every 80 to 160 minutes. Turning your Ice Maker On After the plumbing connections have been completed, the water supply valve must be CAUTION opened. Place the ice container under the ice maker, pushing it as far back as possible. Do Not place the ice container in your Lower the wire signal arm to its “down” or ON dishwasher. position. Turning your Ice Maker Off To stop the ice maker, lift the wire signal arm until it clicks and locks in the “up” or OFF position. The ice maker also turns off automatically when the ice container is full. ON OFF Wire Signal Arm 12

CONTROLS Cool Down Period Cool Down Period To ensure safe food storage, allow the To ensure safe food storage, allow the refrigerator to operate with the doors closed refrigerator to operate with the doors closed for at least 8 hours before loading it with food. for at least 8 hours before loading it with food. Refrigerator & Freezer Controls Refrigerator & Freezer Controls (some models) (some models)  NOTE  NOTE When first turning refrigerator on, adjust When first turning refrigerator on, adjust the refrigerator control to Normal. This is the control to Normal. This is the recommended recommended initial setting. After 24 hours, initial setting. After 24 hours, adjust the adjust the controls as needed. controls as needed.  NOTE Allow 24 hrs for adjustments If your unit is in a garage or area where the temperature is below 55°, adjust the freezer Normal control to the coldest setting. Cold Colder Refrigerator/Freezer Control Temperature Adjustment • Adjust temperature gradually: adjust the knob in small increments, allowing the temperature to stabilize. • For colder temperatures, adjust the knob towards Colder. • For warmer temperatures, adjust the knob towards Cold. Adjusting the refrigerator/freezer control will change temperatures in both compartments. The auxiliary freezer control can be left at the factory pre-set (Normal) or adjusted as desired; it has no effect on electrical power to the refrigerator. To maintain temperatures, a fan circulates air in the refrigerator and freezer compartments. For temperature good circulation, do not block cold air vents with food items. garage coldest IMPORTANT Adjusting the refrigerator/freezer temperature cold control to “0” turns off the compressor and off prevents the refrigerator from cooling, but does not disconnect the power to the light * recommended bulb and other electrical components. To turn off power to your refrigerator, you must unplug the power cord from the wall outlet. Auxiliary Freezer Control 13

CONTROLS temperature coldest cold off * recommended Refrigerator/Freezer Control Temperature Adjustment • Adjust temperature gradually: adjust the knob in small increments, allowing the temperature to stabilize. Adjusting the refrigerator/freezer control will change temperatures in both compartments. The auxiliary freezer control can be left at the factory pre-set (Normal) or adjusted as desired; it has no effect on electrical power to the refrigerator. To maintain temperatures, a fan circulates air in the refrigerator and freezer compartments. For good circulation, do not block cold air vents with food items. IMPORTANT Adjusting the refrigerator/freezer temperature control to “off” turns off the compressor and prevents the refrigerator from cooling, but does not disconnect the power to the light bulb and other electrical components. To turn off power to your refrigerator, you must unplug the power cord from the wall outlet. 14

NORMAL OPERATING SOUNDS AND SIGHTS Understanding the sounds you Following is a list of major components in your refrigerator and the sounds they can cause: may hear A Evaporator Refrigerant through the Your new, high-efficiency refrigerator may evaporator may create a boiling or introduce unfamiliar sounds. These sounds gurgling sound. normally indicate your refrigerator is operating correctly. Some surfaces on floors, walls, and B Evaporator fan You may hear air being kitchen cabinets may make these sounds more forced through the refrigerator by the noticeable. evaporator fan. C Defrost heater During defrost cycles, water dripping onto the defrost heater  NOTE Rigid foam insulation is very energy efficient, may cause a hissing or sizzling sound. After defrosting, a popping sound may occur. but is not a sound insulator. IMPORTANT During the automatic defrost cycle, you may notice a red glow in the vents on the back A wall of your freezer compartment. This is normal during the defrost cycle. B D Automatic ice maker When ice has C been produced, you will hear ice cubes falling into the ice bin. E Electronic defrost control These parts can produce a snapping or clicking sound when turning the cooling system on and D off. E F Condenser fan You may hear air being forced through the condenser. F G Compressor Modern, high-efficiency H compressors run much faster than in the past. The compressor may have a high- pitched hum or pulsating sound. G H Water valve If your refrigerator is equipped with an automatic ice maker, you will hear a buzzing sound as the water valve opens to fill the ice maker during each cycle. I Drain pan (not removable) You may hear water dripping into the drain pan during J the defrost cycle. I J Condenser May create minimal sounds from forced air. IMPORTANT If the Fresh Food door is left open form more than 5 minutes, an alarm will sound. The alarm will sound for 2 minutes and then stop. If the “Door Ajar” condition remains, the alarm will repeat every 30 minutes for two intervals. After 15 minutes of a “Door Ajar” Condition, the unit will turn the Fresh Food light off until the door is closed. The door switch in the Fresh Food can be pressed and released to reset the alarm and light. 15

CARE & CLEANING Protecting your investment IMPORTANT Keeping your refrigerator clean maintains appearance and prevents odor build-up. Wipe If you store or move your refrigerator in up any spills immediately and clean the freezer freezing temperatures, be sure to completely and fresh food compartments at least twice drain the water supply system. Failure to a year. When cleaning, take the following do so could result in water leaks when the precautions: refrigerator is put back into service. Contact a service representative to perform this • Never use CHLORIDE or cleaners with operation. bleach to clean stainless steel. • Do not wash any removable parts in a dishwasher. • Always unplug the electrical power cord from the wall outlet before cleaning. • Remove adhesive labels by hand. Do not use razor blades or other sharp instruments which can scratch the appliance surface. • Do not remove the serial plate. Do not use abrasive cleaners such as window sprays, scouring cleansers, brushes, flammable fluids, cleaning waxes, concentrated detergents, bleaches or cleansers containing petroleum products on plastic parts, interior doors, gaskets or cabinet liners. Do not use paper towels, metallic scouring pads, or other abrasive cleaning materials or strong alkaline solutions.  NOTE If you set your temperature controls to turn off cooling, power to lights and other electrical components will continue until you unplug the power cord from the wall outlet. CAUTION • Pull the refrigerator straight out to move it. Shifting it from side to side may damage flooring. Be careful not to move the refrigerator beyond the plumbing connections. • Damp objects stick to cold metal surfaces. Do not touch refrigerated surfaces with wet or damp hands. 16

CARE & CLEANING Care & Cleaning Tips Part What To Use Tips and Precautions Interior & • Soap and water Use 2 tablespoons of baking soda in 1 quart of warm Door Liners • Baking soda and water. Be sure to wring excess water out of sponge water or cloth before cleaning around controls, light bulb or any electrical part. Door • Soap and water Wipe gaskets with a clean soft cloth. Gaskets Drawers & • Soap and water Use a soft cloth to clean drawer runners and tracks. Bins Glass • Soap and water Allow glass to warm to room temperature before Shelves • Glass cleaner immersing in warm water. • Mild liquid sprays Toe Grille • Soap and water Vacuum dust from front of toe grille. Remove • Mild liquid sprays toe grille (see Installation Instructions). Vacuum backside, wipe with sudsy cloth or sponge. Rinse • Vacuum attachment and dry. Exterior & • Soap and water Do not use commercial household cleaners Handles • Non Abrasive Glass containing ammonia, bleach or alcohol to clean Cleaner handles. Use a soft cloth to clean smooth handles. DO NOT use a dry cloth to clean smooth doors. Exterior & • Soap and water Never use CHLORIDE or cleaners with bleach to Handles • Stainless Steel clean stainless steel. (Stainless Cleaners Clean stainless steel front and handles with non- Steel abrasive soapy water and a dishcloth. Rinse with Models clean water and a soft cloth. Use a non-abrasive Only) stainless steel cleaner. These cleaners can be purchased at most home improvement or major department stores. Always follow manufacturer’s instructions. Do not use household cleaners containing ammonia or bleach. NOTE: Always clean, wipe and dry with the grain to prevent scratching. Wash the rest of the cabinet with warm water and mild liquid detergent. Rinse well, and wipe dry with a clean soft cloth. Replacing • Unplug refrigerator CAUTION: Wear gloves when replacing light bulbs to Light Bulbs • Wear gloves avoid getting cut. Use same wattage when replacing bulb • Remove light cover • Replace old bulb • Replace light cover • Plug in the refrigerator 17

BEFORE YOU CALL 1-800-944-9044 (United States) Visit our web site at 1-800-265-8352 (Canada) www.frigidaire.com. Common Occurrences Before calling for service, review this list. It may save you time and expense. This list includes common occurrences that are not the result of defective workmanship or materials in this appliance. Refrigerator does not run. • Ensure plug is tightly pushed into electrical outlet. • Check/replace fuse with a 15 amp time-delay fuse. Reset circuit breaker. • The refrigerator/freezer control is turned to “0” (Mechanical controls) or “OFF” (Electronic controls). • Refrigerator may be in defrost cycle. Wait 20 minutes and check again. Freezer temperature is colder • Set auxiliary freezer control to a warmer setting until than preferred. Refrigerator freezer temperature is satisfactory. Allow 24 hours for the temperature is satisfactory. temperature to stabilize. Refrigerator temperature is too • Set refrigerator/freezer control to a warmer setting. Allow cold. Freezer temperature is 24 hours for temperature to stabilize. Then check freezer satisfactory. temperatures and adjust as needed. Freezer temperature is warmer • Set auxiliary freezer control to a colder setting until than preferred. Refrigerator freezer temperature is satisfactory. Allow 24 hours for the temperature is satisfactory. temperature to stabilize. Refrigerator temperature is too • Set refrigerator/freezer control to a colder setting. warm. Freezer temperature is Allow 24 hours for temperature to stabilize. Then check satisfactory. refrigerator temperatures and adjust as needed. Refrigerator is noisy or vibrates. • The cabinet is not level. • Floor is weak. • See Normal Operating Sounds and Sights section. Odors in refrigerator. • Interior needs to be cleaned. • Foods that produce odors should be covered or wrapped. Cabinet light not working. • Replace light bulb. • Ensure plug is tightly pushed into electrical outlet. • Light switch may be stuck. Push in light switch, located on the refrigerator control box, to release. Automatic ice maker not • Ensure the wire signal arm is not in UP position. working (some models) • Ice maker should produce 2.5 to 3 pounds of ice in a 24 hour period. • Water supply is turned off. • Water pressure is too low. • The freezer is not cold enough. Refrigerator makes beeping • Close door. sound. • Press light switch. 18

MAJOR APPLIANCE WARRANTY Your appliance is covered by a one year limited warranty. For one year from your original date of purchase, Electrolux will pay all costs for repairing or replacing any parts of this appliance that prove to be defective in materials or workmanship when such appliance is installed, used and maintained in accordance with the provided instructions. Exclusions This warranty does not cover the following: 1. Products with original serial numbers that have been removed, altered or cannot be readily determined. 2. Product that has been transferred from its original owner to another party or removed outside the USA or Canada. 3. Rust on the interior or exterior of the unit. 4. Products purchased “as-is” are not covered by this warranty. 5. Food loss due to any refrigerator or freezer failures. 6. Products used in a commercial setting. 7. Service calls which do not involve malfunction or defects in materials or workmanship, or for appliances not in ordinary household use or used other than in accordance with the provided instructions. 8. Service calls to correct the installation of your appliance or to instruct you how to use your appliance. 9. Expenses for making the appliance accessible for servicing, such as removal of trim, cupboards, shelves, etc., which are not a part of the appliance when it is shipped from the factory. 10. Service calls to repair or replace appliance light bulbs, air filters, water filters, other consumables, or knobs, handles, or other cosmetic parts. 11. Surcharges including, but not limited to, any after hour, weekend, or holiday service calls, tolls, ferry trip charges, or mileage expense for service calls to remote areas, including the state of Alaska. 12. Damages to the finish of appliance or home incurred during installation, including but not limited to floors, cabinets, walls, etc. 13. Damages caused by: services performed by unauthorized service companies; use of parts other than genuine Electrolux parts or parts obtained from persons other than authorized service companies; or external causes such as abuse, misuse, inadequate power supply, accidents, fires, or acts of God. DISCLAIMER OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES; LIMITATION OF REMEDIES CUSTOMER’S SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY UNDER THIS LIMITED WARRANTY SHALL BE PRODUCT REPAIR OR REPLACEMENT AS PROVIDED HEREIN. CLAIMS BASED ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ARE LIMITED TO ONE YEAR OR THE SHORTEST PERIOD ALLOWED BY LAW, BUT NOT LESS THAN ONE YEAR. ELECTROLUX SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES SUCH AS PROPERTY DAMAGE AND INCIDENTAL EXPENSES RESULTING FROM ANY BREACH OF THIS WRITTEN LIMITED WARRANTY OR ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY. SOME STATES AND PROVINCES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR LIMITATIONS ON THE DURATION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. THIS WRITTEN WARRANTY GIVES YOU SPECIFIC LEGAL RIGHTS. YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER RIGHTS THAT VARY FROM STATE TO STATE. If You Need Service Keep your receipt, delivery slip, or some other appropriate payment record to establish the warranty period should service be required. If service is performed, it is in your best interest to obtain and keep all receipts. Service under this warranty must be obtained by contacting Electrolux at the addresses or phone numbers below. This warranty only applies in the USA and Canada. In the USA, your appliance is warranted by Electrolux Major Appliances North America, a division of Electrolux Home Products, Inc. In Canada, your appliance is warranted by Electrolux Canada Corp. Electrolux authorizes no person to change or add to any obligations under this warranty. Obligations for service and parts under this warranty must be performed by Electrolux or an authorized service company. Product features or specifications as described or illustrated are subject to change without notice. USA Canada 1.800.944.9044 1.800.265.8352 Frigidaire Electrolux Canada Corp. 10200 David Taylor Drive 5855 Terry Fox Way Charlotte, NC 28262 Mississauga, Ontario, Canada L5V 3E4 19