GE® ENERGY STAR® 25.7 Cu. Ft. French-Door Refrigerator GFE26GGHWW user guide

Advanced water filtration uses RPWFE replacement filter.
Which under federal law must be removed prior to product disposal. If you are getting rid of an old refrigeration product, check with the company handling the disposal about what to do.



About the features. *

Space-saving ice maker*

QuickSpace shelf*

Showcase LED lighting

Spillproof shelves

Ice maker and bin are located on the door creating more usable storage space.

LED lighting is positioned throughout the interior to spotlight areas in the refrigerator. LEDs are located under the fresh food door to light the freezer when

Drop-down tray*

Allows for extra door storage when you need it and tucks away when you dont.

Full-width temperature controlled drawer

Designed to capture your spills for easier clean up.

Anti-slip Mat*

Liner that captures spills, keeps containers from shifting when the door is opened and is easily removable for cleaning.

Removable door bin

Can be removed for those with a wall limiting the door

(on some models)

Adjustable temperature control bin that can accommodate larger items.

Climate zone bin

Dairy bin*

Filters water & Ice

Separate compartment for your items.

Dual ice maker/Ice bin (on some models)

An ice maker in both compartments gives you more ice whenever you need it

*Select Models Only

Functions as a normal full-sized shelf when needed and easily slides back to store tall items below.

Separate bins for produce storage.

Water filter*

About the features. *

Door ice bin*

1. Open left fresh food door.

2. Pull down latch to release bin door.

3. Using handhold lift ice bucket up and out to clear locators in bottom

4. To replace the ice bucket, set it on the guide brackets and push until the ice bucket seats properly.

5. If bucket cannot be replaced, rotate the Ice Bucket Fork 1/4 turn clockwise.

Ice bucket

Drop down dairy bin*

1. Open right fresh food

2. Depress both buttons on lower sides and bin will drop down.

3. Reverse to reinstall.

Drop down tray

(tray open)

Ice/water filter

Remove filter/bypass plug

Push the indent on the cover and open filter door. Pull out on filter/ bypass plug and pull straight back to

Installing the filter cartridge

Push the indent at the bottom of the cover and open. Lift door and align tabs on filter to filter/holder and push filter into place.

Push in and

Push Pull

*Select Models Only

About the controls with temperature settings.

PFE28,PYE22P Control Style A, LCD External Control


Express Mode


Precise Fill

Hold 3 Sec for F/C

Recommended: 37 F

Actual Set

GFE28, GFE26, DFE28, GYE22 Control Style B, External Control

GNE29, PWE23 Control Style C, Internal Control

Energy Smart

Recommended: 0F

Energy Smart Override

Hold 3 Seconds

Door Alarm

Lock Controls

Hold 3 Seconds

Reset Filter

Hold 3 Seconds

NOTE: The refrigerator is shipped with protective film covering the temperature controls.

If this film was not removed during installation, remove it now.

The temperature controls are preset in the factory at 37F for the refrigerator compartment and 0F for the freezer compartment. Allow 24 hours for the temperature to stabilize to the preset recommended settings.

The temperature controls can display both the SET temperature as well as the actual temperature in the refrigerator and freezer. The actual temperature may vary slightly from the SET temperature based on usage and operating environment.

About the controls with temperature settings.

Changing the Temperature for Control Style A

To Change the Refrigerator Temperature:

Access By: Temperature Button Temperature

Activate By: Below the word Refrigerator, use the arrows to select the desired temperature. Press DONE when finished to return to HOME screen.