GE® ENERGY STAR® 15.5 Cu. Ft. Top-Freezer Refrigerator GIE16DGHWW user manual

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

245D1660P002 49-60746-4 04-16 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.

WARNING 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

? Because of potential safety hazards under certain accordance with the Installation Instructions before it is 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 (in the United

? Unplug the refrigerator before making repairs, replacing a

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? Replace all parts and panels before operating. refrigerator before disposing of it or discontinuing its use.

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? Do not allow children to climb, stand or hang on the door liquids in the vicinity of this or any other appliance. handles or the shelves in the refrigerator. They could seriously injure themselves.

State of California Proposition 65 Warnings:

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

To reduce the risk of injury when using your refrigerator, follow these basic safety precautions.

? 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. between the doors and between the doors and cabinet are necessarily small. Be careful closing doors when children are in the area.

? Do not touch the cold surfaces in the freezer compartment when hands are damp or wet, skin may stick to these extremely cold surfaces.

? Do not refreeze frozen foods which have thawed completely.

? In refrigerators with automatic icemakers, avoid contact with the moving parts of the ejector mechanism, or with the heating element that releases the cubes. Do not place

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