ConServ RF 132 R Bottom Mount Retro Refrigerator Owner’s Manual

ConServ RF 132 R Bottom Mount Retro Refrigerator Owner’s Manual & troubleshooting

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Owner’s Manual
MODEL: RF 132 R / B / C

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Read the instructions carefully and keep for future reference

Warranty

Conserv Conserv Appliances undertakes to the consumer-owner to repair or, at our option, to replace any part of this product that proves to be defective in workmanship or material under normal commercial use, in the USA and Canada, for a period of one year from the date of original purchase.
During this period, we will provide all labor and parts necessary to correct such defect, free of charge,
if the appliance has been installed and operated in accordance with the written instructions with the appliance. Ready access to the appliance, for service, is the responsibility of the consumer-owner. Service would be provided from Monday to Friday between normal business hours.

Exclusions

In no event shall Conserv Appliances be liable for incidental or consequential damages or for damages resulting from external causes such as abuse, misuse, incorrect voltage, or acts of God. This warranty does not cover service calls that do not involve defective workmanship or materials covered by this warranty. Accordingly, diagnosis and repair costs for a service call that does not involve defective workmanship or materials will be the responsibility of the consumer-owner.

Specifically, the following work is not covered under warranty and does not constitute warranty work:

Installation – e.g. installing incorrectly
Maintenance – e.g. cleaning appliances using solvents
Mishandling- e.g. breakage of shelves

Most work is covered. The defining factor is, has the machine malfunctioned (Connery Appliances is responsible) or has the customer omitted or did something to cause the machine to malfunction (customer is responsible). Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.

WARRANTY SERVICE

This warranty is given by:

ConServ Appliances
10216 Georgibelle Drive, Suite 900D
Houston, Texas 77043-5249

For Service:

Call 1-800-776-3538
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.ApplianceDesk.com
Business hours: 9:00 am-5:00 pm on weekdays

You can register your Warranty by any of the following methods:

  1. Scan the QR Code
  2. Register online at www.appliancedesk.com/information/warranty_registration

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GENERAL

Since it is the responsibility of the consumer-owner to establish the warranty period by verifying the original purchase date, Conserv Appliances recommends that a receipt, delivery slip, or some other appropriate payment record be kept for that purpose.

This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary from State to State.

All rights reserved. Manual subject to change without notice.

Safety

Please always follow the safety precautions listed below:

  • Do not put acid or flammable or volatile materials inside the appliance.
  • Do not puncture or damage refrigerant tubing.
  • Unplug the unit immediately if you find any abnormal smell or smoke, and contact Customer Service.
  • This appliance is not intended for use by children or persons with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities, or lack of experience and knowledge unless they have been given supervision or instruction concerning the use of the appliance by a person responsible for their safety. Children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play with the appliance.
  • Use a dedicated power outlet and a three-prong power socket, that is properly grounded.
  • Secure the cord behind the unit to prevent a tripping hazard.
  • Do not use extension cords or ungrounded two-prong adapters.
  • Do not use the power cord or plug if it is damaged.
  • When removing the power plug, do not pull on the cord. Grasp the plug firmly and pull it out from the socket.
  • Do not connect or disconnect the plug with wet hands.
  • Unplug the unit first when doing maintenance or repair.
  • Keep ventilation openings free of obstructions.
  • Repairs must be done only by a qualified technician.

Safe Disposal

  • Before discarding the refrigerator, remove doors in order to prevent the risk of child entrapment. Leave shelves in place.
  • Dispose of this appliance in accordance with local regulations.

State of California Proposition 65 Warnings:
WARNING: This product contains one or more chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer.
WARNING: This product contains one or more chemicals known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm.

Installation

Placement 

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  • This unit is designed to be free-standing and not built-in.
  • The unit should be placed in a ventilated and dry environment.
  • Do not put the unit in direct sunlight, and keep it as far as possible from heat sources.
  • Don’t put the unit in a cold area.
  • There should be 4″ (100 mm) on either side, 2″ (50 mm) between the back of the appliance and the wall, and 12″ (300 mm) of space above the unit as shown, to allow proper ventilation.
  • The unit should be placed on flat and stable ground. Keep the unit level by adjusting the 2 front leg levelers.

Before Use 

  • Before initially plugging in the refrigerator, keep the unit standing upright and stable for 1 hour. The refrigerator should be on for up to 4 hours and adequately cold, before putting food in it.
  • It is recommended that you clean the interior of the unit before placing food inside.

Electrical Diagram

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Operation

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Press the Select button to choose the temperature setting in the appliance. Each time the Select button is pressed, the indicator light will come on one by one for each
temperature setting.

Normal Temperature Setting

Press Select to choose MAX, MED, or MIN to set the desired level of cold in the appliance.
The indicator light will come on for the selection. Keep the button pressed for 5 seconds to make the selection. MAX is the least cold and MIN is the coldest. MED is the average medium cold setting and is suggested as the default to start with.

Fast Cooling and Freezing

To cool or freeze quickly, press the Select button until the Fast Cooling or Fast Frozen indicator light is on. Then keep the Select button pressed for 5 seconds. When the refrigerator or freezer reaches the correct temperature, the indicator lights will go off. Then the normal setting of MAX, MED, or MIN can be selected.

The description and temperatures for each of the settings is provided in the table below.

Temperature Setting Description Temperature
Fast Cooling Cool the refrigerator quickly Refrigerator: 35.6°F
Fast Frozen Get the temperature in the freezer to go down quickly Freezer: -25.6°F
MAX The less cold temperature in the appliance Refrigerator: 46.4°F Freezer: 3.2°F
MED The average or medium cold temperature in the appliance Refrigerator: 41°F Freezer: -4°F
MIN The coldest temperature in the appliance Refrigerator: 35.6°F Freezer: -11.2°F

Maintenance

Cleaning

  • Always remove all items and unplug the unit before cleaning.
  • Clean inside, behind, and around the refrigerator regularly, using water and mild detergent, and a damp cloth (not wet).
  • Never use boiling water, harsh cleaning chemicals, or abrasive materials.
  • Clean the door gasket regularly to ensure that the door closes and seals properly.
  • Dry all surfaces thoroughly.
  • Manual defrosting is not necessary as this appliance has an auto-defrost function.

Extended Absence

  • If the unit will be switched off for a long time, remove all items, turn off the appliance and clean the unit thoroughly.
  • Leave the door open and place the unit in a well-ventilated area to avoid the build-up of odor.

The following phenomenon is normal

  • The sound like a rivulet is caused by the refrigerant flowing inside of the system pipe.
  • While the unit runs, heat is emitted from both sides of the cabinet.
  • When the environment is too humid, the edges around the door may have a little moisture.
    Simply wipe it with a dry cloth.

Technical Specifications

Model No. RF 132 R/B/C
Capacity 10.78 cu.ft.
Rated Voltage / Frequency 115V / 60Hz
Rated Current 0.76A
Refrigerant R600a
Type of Defrost No Frost
Thermostat Electronic
Temperature Range 46.4°F to -11.2°F
Certification UL & ETL
Weight (Net/Gross) lbs 158.7 / 167.5
Product Dimensions (H*W*D) inches 76.5 x 23.5 x 27.8

Troubleshooting

Before calling for service, please check the following issues first 

PROBLEM POSSIBLE CAUSE
The unit does not work •Power is not on or the unit is not connected to power
•Low voltage
•A fuse may be blown or the circuit breaker tripped
•Plug not fully inserted into the wall outlet
Internal temperature not cold enough •Temperature setting is too warm
•Door is not shut properly or opened frequently
•Exhaust vent is obstructed
•A large quantity of warm food has been placed in the unit
•Close proximity to a heat source or direct sunlight
•Ambient temperature or humidity is very high
Appliance runs continuously •Temperature setting is too cold
•Door not shut properly or opened frequently
•Exhaust vent is obstructed
•A large quantity of warm food has been placed in the unit
•Close proximity to a heat source or direct sunlight
•Ambient temperature or humidity is very high
The internal temperature is too cold •Temperature setting is too cold
Noises •Parts are expanding and/or the refrigerant is circulating; this is normal
•Floor is not flat, and the unit is not placed in a stable position.
Doors cannot be closed properly •The door is obstructed by items inside the unit.
•The door gasket is not providing a good seal. Heat the gasket with a hairdryer.

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