GE® ENERGY STAR® 18.1 Cu. Ft. Stainless Bottom-Freezer Drawer Refrigerator GDS18SCPLSS user guide

Clear snack pan.
Troubleshooting Tips

The refrigerator should be elevated slightly at the front so the doors/drawer will close automatically when partially open. See Preparing to Install the Refrigerator.

Top Hinge Cover Part Nos.

WR2S56 Bisque

WR2S72 Black

Consumer Support

Safety Instructions

About the refrigerator shelves, bins and water dispenser.

Not all features are on all models.

Rearranging the Shelves

Glass and wire shelves in the refrigerator compartment are adjustable.

2 Lift up and out

To Replace

Operating Instructions

2 Lower to lock in place

Slide-Out Spillproof Shelf

Installation Instructions

The slide-out spillproof shelf allows you to reach items stored behind others. The special edges are designed to help prevent spills from dripping to lower shelves.

Make sure you push the shelves all the way back in before you close the door.

Adjustable Door Bins

Adjustable bins can easily be carried from

refrigerator to work area.

To remove: Tilt the bin up and pull out on the molded supports until it comes completely out of the door.

Troubleshooting Tips

The snuggers help prevent tipping, spilling or sliding of small items stored on the door shelf. Place a finger on either side of the divider near the front and move it back and forth to fit your needs.

To replace or relocate: Select desired height, engage the bin in the molded supports of the door and slide the bin in. The bin will hook in place.

Brita Water Dispenser

To install: Grasp the dispenser as shown.

Consumer Support

Using a slight backward tilt, align the mounting brackets on the dispenser with the support brackets in the refrigerator door.

Gently slide the dispenser back until it touches the door and lower it into the support brackets.

To remove: Tilt the dispenser up at the front and pull it forward on the molded support brackets until it comes completely out of

Fruit and Vegetable Crispers

Safety Instructions

About the crispers and pans.

Adjustable Humidity Crispers

Slide the control all the way to the

LOW setting to provide lower humidity levels recommended for most fruits.

Operating Instructions

Slide the control all the way to the

HIGH setting to provide high humidity recommended for most vegetables.

Detachable Snack Pan

The slide-out snack pan can be removed and taken to the sink or food preparation area.

The pan and the adjustable shelf to which it attaches can be relocated at any level.

Installation Instructions

Crisper and Cover Removal

To Remove Crispers: a. These drawers can be removed easily by lifting up slightly while pulling the drawers past the stop location.

Troubleshooting Tips b. When the door cannot be opened far enough to pull the hinge side drawer straight out:

Remove the handle side drawer.

Lift the drawer up slightly and pull past the stop position.

Grasp the center slide and move both the center slide and drawer toward the middle.

Remove the crisper.

To Remove Cover:

Consumer Support

Remove the glass, then the frame. When replacing the glass, push the rear edge firmly into the frame.

Not all features are on all models.

Beverage Rack (on some models)

This slide-out rack provides storage for a variety of beverages.

Operating Instructions

Safety Instructions

Some additional features.

Removable Wine Rack (on some models)

This rack is designed to hold a bottle on

Installation Instructions

Freezer Shelves and Baskets

On swing door models with three sliding baskets: Both the lower and upper baskets slide out to provide easy access to foods stored in the freezer. When the lower basket is pulled out, the upper basket may be pushed back to further improve access to the lower basket.

On swing door models with one sliding basket and two split fixed shelves:

The lower basket slides out to provide easy access to foods stored in this basket.

Troubleshooting Tips

The top full width fixed shelf provides a convenient location to store ice cube trays and ice bucket as well as a variety of foods.

On drawer models: The lower basket slides out when the drawer is opened to provide easy access to foods stored in this basket.

The upper basket may be pushed back to further improve access to the lower basket.

Consumer Support

The baskets may be easily removed for cleaning spills or crumbs off the freezer floor, or for installing an icemaker.

The rack and the adjustable shelf to which it attaches can be relocated to any level.

A newly-installed refrigerator may take 1224 hours to begin making ice.

Icemaker Accessory Kit

If your refrigerator did not come already equipped with an