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Operation

Control panel


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  1. Temperature regulation button

  2. ON/OFF button

  3. Display

  4. OK button

  5. Mode button

Display


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GUID-AB78657C-EECD-448A-8321-0133FBB5CEC3-preview_v1.png Alarm indicator

GUID-536FD635-6667-4F81-A204-080807FE808D-preview_v1.png ON/OFF indicator

icon-info.png When the FROSTMATIC function is on, this indicator flashes.

GUID-54892F97-BA05-468D-8170-82CBFCFA09AD-preview_v1.png Negative temperature indicator

GUID-F7004E75-5BB0-4A2E-9DB5-6E700D245736-preview_v1.png Temperature indicator

GUID-7D8851D0-E583-4718-AA57-0EC57CF7BD66-preview_v1.png Timer function

GUID-8C38E6E0-33FB-4935-85E2-2219CC2974E2-preview_v1.png ChildLock function

GUID-D7792CEE-84D6-4D28-B2C4-C9AA709A59E9-preview_v1.png FROSTMATIC function

GUID-CDA4C5F6-3967-4A16-BF9F-292FCB38A6A6-preview_v1.png DrinksChill function

GUID-87C96F1E-A30C-41E7-A5E0-425379603AEE-preview_v1.png EcoMode function

icon-info.png The list of functions shows all the possible options. Depending on the appliances individual specifications, the number of icons shown on the display may differ.

Switching on

Plug in the appliance into the power outlet.

  1. If the display is not illuminated, press the ON/OFF button.

    As soon as the appliance is turned on, it is in alarm mode.


    The temperature flashes and a buzzer sounds.
  2. To turn off the buzzer, press the OK button.
    (also see the section on "High temperature alarm")

    The icon GUID-AB78657C-EECD-448A-8321-0133FBB5CEC3-preview_v1.png flashes and the indicator GUID-F7004E75-5BB0-4A2E-9DB5-6E700D245736-preview_v1.png shows the warmest temperature reached.

For a correct storage of the food select the EcoMode function that guarantee the following temperature of -18°C in the freezer is set.

icon-info.png Wait until the inside compartment temperature reaches -18°C, before putting the goods in the freezer compartment.

To select a different temperature see "Temperature regulation".

Switching off

To switch off the appliance, press the ON/OFF button for more than 1 second.

A countdown from 3 -2 -1 will be shown.

icon-warning.pngWarning
Do not place any object on the control panel as it may accidentally switch off the freezer. For a prolonged life of the appliance do not switch the freezer on and off within 10 minutes.

Temperature regulation

The temperature may be regulated between -15°C and -24°C. We suggest setting the internal temperature of approximately -18°C, which guarantees proper freezing and conservation of the frozen foods.

  1. Press the temperature regulation button so the current temperature setting flashes on the indicator.
  2. Press the temperature regulation button again to change the temperature.
  3. Press the OK button to confirm.
    The temperature indicator shows again the inside compartment temperature.

The set temperature will be reached within 24 hours.

After a long period out of use it is not necessary to set again the temperature because it remains stored.

During normal functioning the indicator shows the warmest temperature inside the compartment.

icon-warning.pngWarning
When turning on the appliance for the first time the temperature displayed may not correspond to the setting temperature. During this time it is possible that the temperature displayed is different than the setting temperature.
icon-info.png Difference between the temperature displayed and temperature setting is normal, especially when:
  • a new setting has recently been selected;

  • the door has been left open for a long time;

  • warm food has been placed in the compartment.

High temperature alarm

An increase in the temperature in a compartment (for example due to a power failure) is indicated by:

  • flashing of the alarm and temperature indicators;

  • sounding of the buzzer.

Possible causes of the alarm:

  • large volume of fresh food was inserted;

  • the lid has been left open for a long time;

  • other defect of the system (see "Troubleshooting").

Press the OK button to reset the alarm.

The buzzer switches off.

The highest temperature reached in the compartment appears on the indicator GUID-F7004E75-5BB0-4A2E-9DB5-6E700D245736-preview_v1.png for some seconds. Then it shows again the set temperature.

The alarm indicator continues to flash until normal conditions are restored.

FROSTMATIC function

The freezer compartment is suitable for long term storage of commercially frozen and deep-frozen food, and for freezing fresh food.

Place food in the freezer after a pre-cooling the appliance for 24 hours.

The freezing process takes 24 hours. During this period do not put other food in the freezer. The maximum quantity of foods to freeze in 24 hours is shown on the serial number plate.

  1. To activate the FROSTMATIC function, press the Mode button (several times if necessary) until the corresponding icon appears GUID-D7792CEE-84D6-4D28-B2C4-C9AA709A59E9-preview_v1.png.
  2. Confirm the choice by pressing the OK button within few seconds.

    You will hear the buzzer and the GUID-D7792CEE-84D6-4D28-B2C4-C9AA709A59E9-preview_v1.png will remain on the display.

This function stops automatically after 52 hours.

It is possible to deactivate the function at any time by pressing the Mode button until the corresponding icon will flash and then the OK button.

ChildLock function

  1. The Child Lock function is activated by pressing the Mode button (several times if necessary).

    The corresponding icon appears GUID-8C38E6E0-33FB-4935-85E2-2219CC2974E2-preview_v1.png.

  2. Confirm the choice by pressing the OK button within a few seconds.

    You will hear the buzzer and the icon remains lighted. In this condition any possible operation through the keys does not cause any change as long as this function is activated.

It is possible to de-activate the function at any time by pressing the Mode button until the corresponding icon will flash and then the OK button.

DrinksChill function

The DrinksChill function is to be used as a safety warning when placing bottles in the freezer compartment.

  1. Activate by pressing the Mode button (several times if necessary) until the corresponding icon appears GUID-CDA4C5F6-3967-4A16-BF9F-292FCB38A6A6-preview_v1.png.
  2. Confirm the choice by pressing the OK button within a few seconds.

    You will hear the buzzer and the icon GUID-CDA4C5F6-3967-4A16-BF9F-292FCB38A6A6-preview_v1.png appears.

  3. Press the Temperature regulation button to change the timer value from default 30 min.

    The timer can be changed from 1 to 90 min.

At the end of the selected time there are the following indications:

  • on the indicator GUID-F7004E75-5BB0-4A2E-9DB5-6E700D245736-preview_v1.png the symbol GUID-F8CF9DEA-FF84-4A60-ADA8-A6E37A0AE51E-preview_v1.png flashing;

  • the icon GUID-7D8851D0-E583-4718-AA57-0EC57CF7BD66-preview_v1.png flashing;

  • the icon GUID-CDA4C5F6-3967-4A16-BF9F-292FCB38A6A6-preview_v1.pngflashing;

  • sounding of an acoustic alarm until the OK button is pressed.

At this point bear in mind to remove the drinks contained in the freezer compartment.

It is possible to deactivate the function at any time by pressing the Mode button until the corresponding icon will flash and then the OK button.

EcoMode function

In this condition the chosen temperatures are automatically set (-18°C) for the best conditions for storing food.

  1. The EcoMode function is activated by pressing the Mode button (several times if necessary) or setting the temperature at -18°C.

    The corresponding icon appears GUID-87C96F1E-A30C-41E7-A5E0-425379603AEE-preview_v1.png.

  2. You must confirm the choice by pressing the OK button within a few seconds.

    You will hear the buzzer and the icon remains lighted.

It is possible to de-activate the function at any time by changing the selected temperature in the compartment.

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