GE® 26.3 Cu. Ft. French-Door Refrigerator GNE26GMDES user manual

Advanced water filtration uses RPWF replacement filter.
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Models that start with PFE, GFE, DFE, and GNE are Standard Depth Models (SD)

Models that start with PYE and PWE

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Find these numbers on a label on the left side, near the middle of the refrigerator compartment.

239D4106P009 49-60683-3 04-14 GE

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION.

READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USING.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION

READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USING

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REFRIGERATOR SAFETY INFORMATION

This is the safety alert symbol. This symbol alerts you to potential hazards that can kill or hurt you and others. All safety messages will follow the safety alert symbol and the word DANGER, WARNING, or CAUTION. These words are defined as:

Indicates a hazardous situation which, if not avoided, will result in death or serious injury.

WARNING Indicates a hazardous situation which, if not avoided, could result in death or serious injury.

Indicates a hazardous situation which, if not avoided, could result in minor or moderate injury.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS

To reduce the risk of fire, explosion, electric shock, or injury when using your refrigerator follow these basic safety precautions:

? This refrigerator must be properly installed and located in accordance with the Installation Instructions before it is used.

? Unplug the refrigerator before cleaning and making repairs.

? NOTE: Repairs must be performed by a qualified Service

Professional.

? Replace all parts and panels before operating.

? Because of potential safety hazards under certain conditions, we 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 (in the United States) or a CSA certified (in Canada), 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.

? To prevent suffocation and entrapment hazards to children,

Remove the fresh food and freezer doors from any refrigerator before disposing of it or discontinuing its use.

? Do not store or use gasoline or other flammable vapors and liquids in the vicinity of this or any other appliance.

? Power to the refrigerator cannot be disconnected by any setting on the control panel, refrigerator must be unplugged to remove power.

? Do not allow children to climb, stand or hang on the door handles or the shelves in the refrigerator. They could seriously injure themselves.

? In refrigerators with automatic ice makers, avoid contact with the moving parts of the ejector mechanism, or with the heating element that releases the cubes. Do not place fingers or hands on the automatic ice making mechanism while the refrigerator is plugged in.

? Do not clean glass shelves or covers with warm water when they are cold. Glass shelves and covers may break if exposed to sudden temperature changes or impact, such as bumping or dropping. Tempered glass is designed to shatter into many small pieces if it breaks.

? Keep fingers out of the pinch point areas; clearances between the doors and between the