GE® 15.6 Cu. Ft. Top Freezer Refrigerator GTS16KBMWW user guide

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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.

Full-Width Shelves

Installation Instructions

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.

Troubleshooting Tips

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

Consumer Support

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 out.

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.

Safety Instructions

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

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.

Installation Instructions

To replace the step shelf: 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 shelf into place.

Troubleshooting Tips

About the storage drawers.

Not all features are on all models.

Fruit and Vegetable Drawers

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

Consumer Support

Snacks Drawer

The snacks drawer can be moved to the most useful location for your familys

Safety Instructions

About storage drawer and cover removal.

Operating Instructions

Full-Width Drawer with Plastic Cover

Installation Instructions

1 Remove the drawers. in, push the front of glass cover up, and at the same time,

Not all features are on all models.

Drawer and Cover Removal

Drawers can be removed easily by grasping the sides and lifting up slightly while pulling drawers past the stop location.

To remove the cover, lift it off its supports, pull it forward, tilt it and take it out.

Twin Drawers with Glass Cover

To remove: pull it forward as far as it will come.

Tilt it and take it out. Avoid cleaning the cold glass cover with hot water because the extreme temperature difference may cause it to break. the drawer frame. (Always remove the glass cover before you take out the drawer frame.)

Troubleshooting Tips

Lift the frame off the supports at each side and back, pull it forward, tilt it and take it out.

To replace: the frame until it rests on the supports at each side and back. the glass cover, pushing its rear edge firmly into the rear frame channel and gently lowering the front into place.

Consumer Support

3 Replace the drawers.

Safety Instructions

About the automatic icemaker.

A newly-installed refrigerator may take 12 to 24 hours to begin making ice.

Automatic Icemaker (on some models)

Feeler Arm

Power switch model

Feeler arm model

If the refrigerator is operated before the water connection is made to the icemaker, set the power switch to O (off) or move the feeler arm to the STOP (up) position.

When the refrigerator has been connected to the water supply, set the power switch to the I (on) position or move the feeler arm to the ON (down) position. On power switch models, the green light will come on.

You will hear a buzzing sound each time the icemaker fills with water.

The icemaker will fill with water when it cools to 15F. A newly-installed refrigerator may take 12 to 24 hours to begin making ice cubes.

When the bin fills to the level of the feeler arm, the icemaker will stop producing ice.

It is normal for several cubes to be joined

If ice is not used frequently, old ice cubes will become cloudy, taste stale and shrink.

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