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This Owner’s Guide provides specific operating instructions
for your model. Use the refrigerator only as instructed in this

Use & Care Manual. Before starting the refrigerator, follow

these important first steps.


» Choose a place that is near a grounded electrical outlet.

Do Not use an extension cord or an adapter plug.

If possible, place the refrigerator out of direct sunlight

and away from the range, dishwasher or other heat

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.



Dp'Not install theirefrigerator. where ■

the temperature will drop belowS5°F,(13°C) or rise-,
.above -110“F (43°C). The..compressor will oot .be able





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Do Not block the .toe grille on the

' lower.!ront of your refrigerator. Sufficient air.circulation
• is .'essen.tial .fo.r the -proper-operation-of y.our-


Installation Clearances

• Allow the following clearances for ease of installation,

proper air circulation, and plumbing and electrical

Sides & Top — — — — — 3/8”

Back................................. 1”


' NOTE: ff your refrigerator i.s„plaqed.with th.e door hinge. '

■-side-against a .wall,;you may.have to'.allow .■additional.::'

space so.the.doorcanbe.opened..wider. . . . . . . .

Your refrigerator should be positioned to allow easy access to
a counter when removing food. For best use of drawers and
freezer baskets, the refrigerator should be in a position where
both the refrigerator and freezer doors can be fully opened.


To Remove Toe Grille:

1. Open freezer and fresh food compartment doors.

2. Working from left side of toe grille, slip your fingers

between top of toe grille and cabinet. Gently pull
forward until first set of tabs are free. Slide your hand
down past the free tabs and pull forward again until the
second set of tabs are free. Continue this process until
all tabs are free and the toe grille can be removed. {See
graphic at top of page in right column.)

To Install Toe Grille:

1. Open freezer and

fresh food
compartment doors.


Line up toe grille at
base of refrigerator,
making sure the four
bottom tabs are
resting through holes

at base of cabinet.


Starting from left side

of toe grille, press in on first top tab using your thumb
and push toe grille forward until it snaps in place. Continue
this process until all tabs aresnapped in place and toe
grille is secured to refrigerator.


All four corners of your refrigerator must rest firmly on a solid floor.
Your refrigerator is equipped with adjustable front rollers to help
level your unit. To ensure proper door seal and assist door closing,

the refrigerator should be tilted 1/4” (6 mm), front to back.

To Level Your Refrigerator:

1. Remove toe grille. (See

‘To Remove Toe Grille”.)


Use flat-blade screwdriver or 3/8” socket wrench to adjust

front rollers.

'NOTE: The.refrigerato.r d.oors are designed

to shut by ■

'themselves within a 20 degree openiiig. - ■■. ■:■ ■..:.........../.'

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Check both doors to be sure seals touch cabinet on all four