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Use & Care Guide
French Door Bottom Freezer/Refrigerator

Guia de Uso y Cuidado

Refrigerador con congelador inferior de puerta doble
Guide d'utilisation et d'entretien
Réfrigérateur à portes françaises/Congélateur en bas
241978401 June 2009


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  • Page 1: Guia De Uso Y Cuidado

    Use & Care Guide French Door Bottom Freezer/Refrigerator Guia de Uso y Cuidado Refrigerador con congelador inferior de puerta doble Guide d’utilisation et d’entretien Réfrigérateur à portes françaises/Congélateur en bas 241978401 June 2009...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Finding Information Please read and save this guide Thank you for choosing Electrolux, our new premium brand in home appliances. This Use & Care Guide is part of our commitment to customer satisfaction and product quality throughout the service life of your new appliance.
  • Page 3: Safety

    Read product labels for warnings regarding flammability and other hazards. • Do not operate the refrigerator in the presence of explosive fumes. • Avoid contact with any moving parts of the automatic ice maker.
  • Page 4: Electrical Information

    You must follow these guidelines to ensure that your refrigerator’s safety mechanisms are operating correctly. • The refrigerator must be plugged into its own dedicated 115 Volt, 60 Hz, AC-only non-GFCI electric outlet. The power cord of the appliance is equipped with a three-prong grounding plug for your protection against electrical shock hazards.
  • Page 5: Feature Overview

    Understanding features and terms Your Electrolux refrigerator is designed for optimal convenience and storage flexibility. The illustration below is provided to assist you with familiarizing yourself with product features and terminology. NOTE Features may vary according to model. Model is shown without freezer drawer cover.
  • Page 6: Installation

    • If possible, place the refrigerator out of 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.
  • Page 7 NOTE The anti-tip leg must be in contact with the floor to keep the refrigerator stable. DO NOT use the anti-tip leg to level the refrigerator. 6 Replace the toe grille by fitting it into place and...
  • Page 8 To adjust the door stop: Door stop is adjustable between 85 to 145 degrees. NOTE View shown is looking up at the bottom of the refrigerator door. Adjustable Door Stop 1 Open door to provide access to set screw. 2 Loosen set screw.
  • Page 9 4 Lift the door while adjusting the washer. To raise the door, rotate washer clockwise (when viewed from the bottom). To lower door, rotate washer counter-clockwise (when viewed from the bottom). Raising/Lowering Door 5 Re-tighten the set screw, ensuring it is between the spokes of the set washer.
  • Page 10: Removing The Doors

    Removing the Doors Getting through narrow spaces If your refrigerator will not fit through an entrance area, you can remove the doors. Check first by measuring the entrance. To prepare for removing the doors: 1 Make sure the electrical power cord is unplugged from the wall outlet.
  • Page 11 NOTE You will be pulling approximately three (3) feet of water tube from the back of the refrigerator. 4 Unscrew the three (3) lower hinge screws and hinge if necessary. To reinstall the right door, reverse the above steps. Lower Hinge Removal Once both doors are in place, ensure they are aligned with each other and level (Please see the “Installation”...
  • Page 12: Connecting The Water Supply

    Depending on your local/state building codes, Electrolux recommends for homes with existing valves its Smart Choice® water line kit 5305513409 (with a 6 ft. Stainless Steel Water Line) and for homes without an existing valve, Electrolux recommends its Smart Choice water®...
  • Page 13: Controls

    Press and hold for three (3) seconds to activate and deactivate. This restricts undesired changes to the refrigerator’s settings and prevents use of the ice and water dispenser. IMPORTANT When the ice maker is turned off, the ice in the bucket should be transferred to the freezer or discarded to prevent it from melting.
  • Page 14: Setting Cooling Temperatures

    Custom Temp models). The temperature display will read OFF. IMPORTANT Pressing the system on/off icon does not turn off power to your refrigerator. You must unplug the power cord from the wall outlet. ����������������������������� Setting cooling temperatures 1 Touch the glass panel to illuminate the 2 display.
  • Page 15 Wave-Touch “Sabbath Mode” The Sabbath Mode is a feature that disables portions of the refrigerator and its controls in accordance with observance of the weekly Sabbath and religious holidays within the Orthodox Jewish community. ������������������������������������������������������������������ NOTE While in Sabbath Mode, the Wave-Touch only illuminate the -/+ keys used to turn the Sabbath Mode Off.
  • Page 16: Automatic Ice & Water Maker/dispenser

    IMPORTANT Your ice maker is turned on at the factory so it can work as soon as you install your refrigerator. If you cannot connect a water supply, set the ice maker’s On/Off icon to Off and turn off the water supply valve; otherwise, the ice maker’s fill valve may make a loud chattering noise...
  • Page 17 Automatic Ice & Water Maker/Dispenser Ice maker/dispenser tips • If your refrigerator is not connected to a water supply or the water supply is turned off, turn off the ice maker by holding the On/Off soft-touch icon for three (3) seconds.
  • Page 18: Storage Features

    Shelf features Full Custom Design Half Custom Design Drawers Your refrigerator includes a variety of storage drawers. These drawers are located in fixed positions at the bottom of the fresh food compartment. Crispers Crisper drawers are designed for storing fruits, vegetables, and other fresh produce.
  • Page 19 Drawer is designed to keep food items at a precise temperature whether cooler, warmer, or the same as the fresh food section of the refrigerator. The thaw setting holds a temperature for thawing frozen foods for 12 hours. At the end of that time, it then switches to the mixed items setting to store the thawed food.
  • Page 20: Storage Bins

    1 Pull the drawer out until it stops. 2 Lift the front slightly and remove the drawer. Removing the Drawer NOTE When the refrigerator is turned off by pressing the main Wave-Touch or IQ-Touch Custom Temp Drawer will also be turned off. When...
  • Page 21: Dairy Compartment

    Dairy compartment Use the dairy compartment, at the top of the fresh food compartment door, for short-term storage of cheese, spreads, or butter. The dairy compartment is designed to be warmer than the open area and includes a lift-up cover that may be locked and a dairy divider (select models).
  • Page 22 Storage Features Dividers Removal Lift up on the front of the middle divider and pull out. Middle Basket Divider Lift up on the rear of the lower divider and pull out. Lower Basket Divider & Spill Guard Tray To reposition the pivoting divider (some models), lift up and slide to desired location then snap back into place.
  • Page 23: Storing Food And Saving Energy

    Ideas for saving energy Installation • Locate the refrigerator in the coolest part of the room, out of direct sunlight, and away from heating ducts or registers. • Do not place the refrigerator next to heat- producing appliances such as a range, oven, or dishwasher.
  • Page 24: Normal Operating Sounds & Sights

    N Custom Temp door opens or Custom Temp off. NOTE Energy efficient foam in your refrigerator is not a sound insulator. NOTE During automatic defrost cycle, a red glow in the back wall vents of your freezer compartment is normal.
  • Page 25: Changing The Water And Air Filters

    Panel prompts you to replace the filter after a standard amount of water (400 gallons) has flowed through the system. If your refrigerator has not been used for a period of time (during moving for example), change the filter before reinstalling the refrigerator.
  • Page 26: Air Filter

    (6) months). You may want to adjust this time period depending on the types and amounts of food you typically store in your refrigerator. 1 Open the air filter door. 2 Remove the old filter and discard it.
  • Page 27: Care And Cleaning

    If you store or move your refrigerator in freezing temperatures, be sure to completely drain the water supply system. Failure to do so could result in water leaks when the refrigerator is put back into service. Contact a service representative to perform this operation.
  • Page 28: Vacation And Moving Tips

    Wash the rest of the cabinet with warm water and mild liquid detergent. Rinse well and wipe dry with a clean soft cloth. Tips • Leave refrigerator operating during vacations of three (3) weeks or less. • Use all perishable items from refrigerator compartment. •...
  • Page 29 Replacing LED Lights Both the freezer and fresh food compartments of your refrigerator include LeD lights. Always use electrolux parts for replacement. To replace LED Lights: 1 Unplug your refrigerator’s power cord. 2 Remove light cover by pushing up and out.
  • Page 30: Solutions To Common Problems

    Before you call... If you experience a problem with your refrigerator or notice a product behavior or condition that you do not understand, you can usually avoid a call to your service representative by referring to this section for an answer.
  • Page 31: Odors In Refrigerator

    Ensure plug is tightly pushed into outlet. • Check/replace fuse with a 15 amp time-delay fuse. Reset circuit breaker. • Check house lights. Call local Electric Company. • This is normal. Refrigerator goes on and off to keep temperature constant.
  • Page 32: Temperatures Are Too Cold

    • It is normal for the compressor to run for long periods of time. • Call your Electrolux service representative, who can interpret any messages or number codes flashing on the digital displays. Correction • Set freezer control to a warmer setting. Allow 24 hours for temperature to stabilize.
  • Page 33: Water Dispenser

    Door is slightly open, causing cold air from inside refrigerator to meet warm air from outside. Correction • Set refrigerator control to a colder setting. Allow 24 hours for temperature to stabilize. • Adjust temperature control to a colder setting. Correction •...
  • Page 34: Warranty

    Alaska) In the U.S.A., your appliance is warranted by Electrolux Home Products, Inc. We authorize no person to change or add to any of our obligations under this warranty. Our obligations for service and parts under this warranty must be performed by us or an authorized Electrolux Home Products, Inc.

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