RCA 18.2 Cu. Ft. Top-Mount No-Frost Refrigerator MTX18DABWW user guide

2 freezer door shelves.

Because of potential safety hazards under certain conditions, we strongly recommend against the use of an extension cord.

However, if you must use an extension cord, it is absolutely necessary that it be a UL-listed, 3-wire grounding type appliance extension cord having a grounding type plug and outlet and that the electrical rating of the cord be 15 amperes (minimum) and

120 volts.


Your continued health and safety are important to us.

Please read and follow this Safety Information carefully.

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Safety Information

About the temperature control dial.

Installation Instructions Operating Instructions

Turning the dial to OFF stops cooling in both compartments fresh food and freezer.

Control Settings

Temperature Control Dial

The temperature control dial has nine settings plus OFF.

1 is the warmest. 9 is the coldest. At first, set the dial at 5.

After using the refrigerator, adjust the dial if necessary.

Insert a coin into the slot in the middle of the dial and you can turn the dial to the setting thats best suited to your needs.

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Troubleshooting Tips

Allow 24 hours for the refrigerator to get cold.

Safety Information

About the fresh food compartment shelves.

Shelf supports at various levels allow you to custom-space your shelves.

Not all features are on all models.

Half-Width Shelves

Operating Instructions Installation Instructions Troubleshooting Tips

2 Lift up and out

One end of the shelf rests on a molded side-wall support; a bracket on the other end hooks into a track on the rear cabinet wall.

To remove, lift the shelf up at front, then off the support and out of the track.

To replace, select desired shelf height. With shelf front raised slightly, hook the brackets top lug into the track, then lower the shelf onto the support.

NOTE: The shelf to the right of the track is designed to hook into the right-hand slot; the shelf to the left is designed to hook into the left-hand slot.

Full-Width Shelves

Some models have a steel wire sliding shelf, a stationary tempered glass shelf or two steel wire stationary shelves.

These shelves can be moved to another place in the fresh food compartment.

The full-width sliding shelf has stop-locks. When placed correctly on the shelf supports, the shelf will stop before coming completely out of the refrigerator and will not tilt when you place food on it or remove food from it.

To remove the full-width shelves, lift the rear of the shelf and pull forward.

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To remove a full-width shelf when the fresh food compartment door cannot be opened fully, lift the rear of the shelf, pull forward and down, tilt the shelf and take it

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About the freezer compartment shelves.

Some models have an ice-tray shelf and some have a full-width step shelf.

Plug Supports

Ice-Tray Shelf

Installation Instructions Operating Instructions

To remove the ice-tray shelf: Lift the left side of the shelf off its supports, then pull the shelf to the left to free it of the plug supports. Pull the shelf to the right to free the pins from the holes in the cabinet wall.

Step Shelf

To remove the step shelf:

1 Lift left side of shelf slightly. shelf to the left to free its right ends from holes in the cabinet wall. right side of shelf, move shelf to the right and take it out.

To replace the step shelf:

Troubleshooting Tips shelf tilted as shown, fit left ends of shelf into holes in cabinet wall. left side of shelf slightly, swing shelf up, fit right ends of shelf into holes in cabinet wall, and lower

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Safety Information

About the storage drawers.

Not all features are on all models.

Fruit and Vegetable Drawers

Operating Instructions Installation Instructions Troubleshooting Tips

Excess water that may accumulate in the bottom of the drawers should be emptied and the drawers wiped dry.

Utility Drawer

The utility drawer can be moved to the most useful location for your familys needs.

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Safety Information

About storage drawer and cover remo