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following user manual completely before operating this appliance.
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dence in us.
Read this manual carefully before use. Follow instructions and
keep the manual for future reference.
Follow the operating instructions and safety notices in this manual.
If any trouble arise, do not
x it yourself or hand it to the after sales
service centre which have not been authorised. Please contact TECO
service on 1300 660 037.
This refrigerator is designed and approved for use with
The appliance is speci
cally constructed for domestic
use and is therefore suitable for the refrigeration and storage
of fresh and frozen foods and the production of ice-cubes.
The appliance has not been designed or manufactured for
professional use. Teco declines all responsibility for damage
deriving from improper use of the appliance. The refrigerator
has undergone the necessary tests on the tightness of the
refrigeration circuit and complies with the safety regulations
for electrical appliances.
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R600a WARNING LABE
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Name of Parts and Usage
Transporting the Appliance & Installation
Disconnection of the Appliance
Repairs, Service & Warranty
1 - 2
6 - 8
10 - 11
R600a Iso-butane Refrigerant
Hydrocarbon refrigerants have excellent refrigerant
properties and minimal low global warming potential and
no ozone depletion potential.
This appliance contains a small quantity of
synthetic R600a refrigerant:
Hydrocarbon refrigerants cannot be ‘retro
tted’ to the appliance
that has not been designed and approved to use that type of
Ensure that the tubing of the refrigerant circuit is not damaged
during transportation and installation.
Leaking refrigerant may cause eye injuries or could ignite.
The room for installing the appliance must be at least 1m
of refrigerant. The amount of refrigerant in the appliance can be
found on the rating plate attached to the appliance.
If the refrigerant circuit should become damaged. Avoid
ames and sources of ignition. Disconnect the appliance
from the mains power. Thoroughly ventilate the room in which
the appliance is situated for several minutes.
The refrigeration system behind and inside the refrigerator
contains refrigerant. Do not allow any sharp objects to come in
contact with the refrigerant system.
Keep ventilation openings, in the appliance enclosure or
in the built in structure, clear of obstruction.
Do not damage the refrigerant circuit, do not use electrical items or
equipment nearby, and open all windows to provide good ventilation.
Do not use electrical appliances inside the food storage compartments
of the appliance unless they are the type recommended by the
This appliance is not intended for use by persons (including
children) with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities,
or lack of experience and knowledge, unless they have been
given supervision or instruction concerning use of the appliance
by a person responsible for their safety.
Young children should be supervised to ensure that they do not
play with the appliance.
If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by
the manufacturer, its service agent or similarly quali
persons in order to avoid a hazard.
When disposing of the appliance, do so only at an authorised waste
Don’t store in
ammable materials such as ether,
benzene, LP gas and glue etc in the refrigerator.
Please remove all the doors before you dispose your refrigerator
and leave the shelves in place to prevent access by children.
Do not expose to
Please keep the appliance away from substances which could
Before obtaining access to electrical terminals, all electrical supply
circuits must be disconnected.
The fridge is designed to operate on a single phase
power supply within a voltage range of 220~240V/50Hz.
Don’t splash water on the rear of the appliance,
for it may cause malfunction or electric shock.
ammable gases or liquids can leak at
low temperature. There is a risk of explosion.
Do not store any container with
ammable materials such
as spray cans in the refrigerator.
Do not operate any electrical appliance in the refrigerator (e.g.
electric ice cream makers, mixers etc.).
Before cleaning the appliance, always switch off the appliance
and unplug it, or pull the house fuse or switch off the circuit
Safety of children
Packaging (e.g. wraps, polystyrene) can be dangerous for
children. There is a risk of suffocation. Keep packaging materials
away from children. Remember to dispose of old appliances
in accordance with local laws. Pull out the mains plug, cut off the mains
cable, break or remove spring or bolt catches if
xed and ensure that
children cannot lock themselves in the appliance when playing (there is
risk of suffocation) or involve themselves in other dangers, for children
cannot recognize the hazard present in household appliances themselves.
Therefore, it is very important for parents to make adequate supervision
and never let children play with the appliance.
NAME OF PARTS AND USAGE
1. Freezer Door Rack
7. Vegetable Crisper
2. Freezer Glass Shelf
8. Fresh Food Door Rack
3. Twist Ice Cube Maker
9. Fresh Food Door Rack
4. Ice Cube Drawer
10. Kick Panel
5. Freezer Drawer
6. Fresh Food Glass Shelf
The refrigerator you purchased is subject to continuous improvement,
which may not be completely consistent with the manual, however the
functions and operating methods will not change.
If you use the refrigerator for the
rst time, remove the adhesive tapes
from the drawers, shelves, trays, etc.
Do not pull or push the drawers and shelves forcefully during use in
case of damage.
Check the packing list that all items have been included.
: Product speci
cations are subject to change without prior notice
1 & 8
TRANSPORTING THE APPLIANCE &
1.The appliance must be transported only in a vertical position. The
packing must be intact during the transportation.
2. When unpacking and re-packing the appliance, please memorise the
position of each accessory of the appliance when unpacking it. When
re-packing the appliance for transportation, ensure all accessories are
secured before transportation.
3. Do not lift or pull the door during transportation.
4. When moving the appliance, do not tilt >45 degrees
(the angle of the vertical direction). Please avoid strong
vibration and impacts that could cause damage to the appliance.
5. The refrigerator should be located on a
at surface. An uneven
surface may cause excess operating noise or vibration.
(a) The noise may be increased if the
oor is not
(b) If the appliance is to be positioned on carpet
ooring and heat
emitted from the appliance is a concern, place a solid sheet
under the appliance.
6. Choose a location which is not exposed to sunlight, high temperature or
humid, as humidity may cause staining.
7. It is recommended a clearance of at least 300mm away
from objects and walls on both sides and top. Ensure the
clearance behind the appliance is not less than 100mm and
clear for both doors to swing open.
8. If the appliance is unstable, rotating either of the front two legs in a
clockwise direction will raise the appliance.
9. When adjusting the front legs, ensure the
appliance slopes backwards slightly for keeping the
10. Remove all internal packaging before operating.
PLACEMENT OF FOOD
1. There should always be some space between
items inside for air circulation.
2. Food should be kept in sealed packaging to
avoid becoming dry or spoilt.
3. Hot food should be cooled down before placing
into the appliance. Otherwise, the interior
temperature and power consumption will increase.
4. Reduce opening the door frequently.
This will increase the appliance ef
ciency and reduce
Do not use any electronic equipment inside the appliance.
Do not store objects which are costly or subject to temperature
variations. e.g. medication or chemicals.
1. Freezer temperature button
2. Freezer section indicator
3. Freezer temperature
4. Compressor running status
5. Fresh food temperature
6. Fresh food section indicator
7. Fresh food temperature button
8. Mode selection button
9. Quick freeze indicator
13. Intelligent mode indicator
10. Quick cooling indicator 14. Con
rmation button (Lock / Unlock)
11. Control panel lock indicator
12. Vacation mode indicator
CONTROL PANEL LOCK / UNLOCK
Press and hold the con
rmation button (No.14) for at least 3 seconds to
lock the control panel. The indicator (No.11) will display the panel is now
locked. To UNLOCK, press and hold the con
rmation button (No. 14)
for at least 3 seconds. The control panel lock indicator will no longer be
When the control panel is LOCKED, no buttons will be accessible except
for the con
rmation (lock / unlock) button (refer to page 6 No.14). Ensure
the control panel is UNLOCKED before setting temperatures or additional
features. Features can not be cancelled or modi
ed once the control panel
has been locked.
Intelligent mode is used to set the optimal temperature for both fresh food
and freezer compartments. This mode is designed to minimise energy
consumption. In intelligent mode, the fresh food compartment temperature
will be set to 5
C and the freezer compartment temperature set to -18
To activate intelligent mode, press the MODE button (page 6 No. 8) until
the intelligent mode indicator is displayed (page 6 No. 13). Press the
rmation button (page 6 No. 14) to activate intelligent mode.
When the refrigerator is in vacation mode, it reduces energy consumption
when not in use for several days. It is recommended to set the refrigerator
in this mode before going on vacation or not accessing the freezer or
fresh food compartments for at least 3 days (72 hours). In this mode, the
fresh food compartment temperature will be set to 7
C and the freezer
compartment temperature set to -15
To activate vacation mode, press the MODE button (page 6 No. 8) until
the vacation mode indicator is displayed (page 6 No. 12). Press the
rmation button (page 6 No. 14) to activate vacation mode.
QUICK FREEZE MODE
The quick freeze mode reduces the temperature of the freezer
compartment quickly. To activate quick freeze mode, press the MODE
button (page 6 No. 8) repeatedly until the quick freeze indicator (page
6 No. 9) is displayed. Press the con
rmation button (page 6 No. 14) to
activate quick freeze mode.
QUICK COOLING MODE
The quick cooling mode reduces the temperature of the fresh food
compartment quickly. To activate quick cooling mode, press the MODE
button (page 6 No. 8) repeatedly until the quick cooling indicator (page
6 No. 10) is displayed. Press the con
rmation button (page 6 No. 14) to
activate quick cooling mode.
CANCELLING A SELECTED MODE
To cancel a selected mode, press the MODE button (page 6 No. 8) until
the desired mode
ashes. Press the con
rmation button (page 6 No.14) to
disable the selected mode. The indicator will no longer be displayed.
ADJUSTING FREEZER TEMPERATURE
To adjust the temperature of the freezer compartment, press the freezer
temperature button (page 6 No.1). The freezer temperature will begin to
ash. Repeatedly press the freezer temperature button (page 6 No. 1)
to cycle through the temperature range from -16
C to -24
C. Once you
reach the desired temperature, press the con
rmation button (page 6
No.8) to activate your selection.
ADJUSTING FRESH FOOD COMPARTMENT TEMPERATURE
To adjust the temperature of the fresh food compartment, press the fresh
food temperature button (page 6 No.7). The fresh food temperature will
ash. Repeatedly press the fresh food temperature button (page
6 No. 7) to cycle through the temperature range from 2
C to 8
you reach the desired temperature, press the con
rmation button (page 6
No.8) to activate your selection.
POWER FAILURE MEMORY
If the mains power is cut to the refrigerator at any point while running,
once power is restored, the settings will be retained and the refrigerator
will resume automatically.
The refrigerator compressor is built with latency protection and the running
time has a 5 minute time delay. The compressor will run at no less than 5
To make ice cubes, locate the ice twist maker within the freezer
compartment. Remove the ice cube trays and
ll it with potable water.
Place it back into the freezer compartment. Be careful not to spill water
within the refrigerator. To remove ice cubes easily,
gently twisting and inverting the ice cube tray
into the ice box below.
ENERGY SAVING TIPS
1. Adjust the temperature to a setting that is acceptable for the storage of
the food. This will reduce the power consumption.
2. Only open the door when required. Frequently opening either door will
increase power consumption.
3. To maintain good air circulation, keep the shelves and crisper of the
refrigerator as supplied.
The appliance should be maintained and cleaned frequently. For your
safety, pull the power plug out of the socket before cleaning.
1.Interior and exterior maintenance
Clean the interior of the appliance with clean water and wipe it dry
with a piece of dry cloth.
Cleansers such as soap powder, abrasive cleaning powder, alkali
cleansers, chemical cloth, thinners, alcohol, acid petroleum products
and hot water should not be used to clean the refrigerator as they
may damage the painted cover and plastics.
2. Smearing can age the interior plastic components, so remove it as soon
3. Wipe the door gasket clean, it is easy to damage the door gaskets if
polluted by stains, e.g. oil, sauce, etc.
4. The replacement of interior light
Remove the cover and replace the LED bulb with a direct current 12V
a. Unplug the power and remove the cover by locating the cover
levers and squeeze them while lowering the cover downward.
b. Remove the existing LED bulb and replace with a new bulb.
c. Replace the cover and plug in the refrigerator.
5. Please check the points below after maintenance:
1) Is there any damage to the power lead?
2) Can the power plug be inserted into the power socket correctly?
3)Is the power plug and/or lead heating up?
Please remove the gasket from the door before disposing. The disposed
apparatus should be handled by professionals, as it may be harmful to the
environment. If disposal is necessary, please contact your local authorities
for correct method of disposal. Dispose of all packaging in a responsible
manner in accordance with local council regulations.
DISCONNECTION OF THE APPLIANCE
If a power failure occurs, even in summer, the refrigerator could store food
normally for some time.
1, Power failure
During a power failure, do not put additional food in the appliance and
reduce opening the door frequently.
Place several ice cubes into a container if power failure is anticipated
beforehand, and place it in the top of the fridge.
2, Power failure during vacation
Before departure of a short vacation, set the refrigerator to vacation
and remove any items that could spoil if a power failure occurs. Ensure
the door is closed
rmly. If going on a long vacation, remove all items,
clean and wipe dry the internal of the appliance, prior to disconnecting
the power and leave the door open.
3, Storage of appliance
If the refrigerator will be stopped for a long period of time (storage),
remove all items, clean and wipe dry the internal of the appliance,
unplug the appliance from the power outlet. The doors should be kept
open in order to prevent unpleasant odours.
Unplugging the appliance from the power outlet, please
leave at least 5 minutes before reconnection.
The following cases are not malfunctions:
1. Moisture may form as condensation on the outside of the appliance
during humid conditions. To remove excess moisture, wipe clean.
ow of refrigerant through the pipeline coil could cause gurgling,
similar to water boiling. This is the normal function of the appliance.
3. It is normal that the sides of the appliance will get warm as a result of
the refrigeration system operation.
4. Do not place objects on top of the appliance which are magnetic,
lled with water.
5. The appliance operation could cause electrical interference to electrical
The refrigerator does not work.
It may not be connected to the power supply (plug, power
failure or blown fuse) and switched on.
The refrigerator does not work ef
ciently as expected.
It may be caused by heavy frost on the freezer
compartment, by a warm temperature setting or by frequently opening the
door, or low voltage.
It makes an unusual noise.
It may be caused by an unbalanced appliance or unstable
surface, bottles are badly placed and rattling, vibration from an object on
top of, behind or beside the appliance.
The compressor keeps working for a long period.
The environment temperature may be too high. The doors
may be opened frequently or they are left open. The temperature control
setting may increase the working time of the compressor. Large amounts
of warm food recently placed in the appliance.
Interior may need cleaning. Some foods produce strong
odours, some containers can also cause odours. Food should be packed
tightly before being put inside the appliance. Please check whether there
is any spoilt items left in the appliance.
Heavy frost occurs in the freezer compartment.
Make sure the door is fully closed.
Refrigerator temperature is too cold.
Check the control panel setting are not set too low.
REPAIRS, SERVICE & WARRANTY
It is hazardous for anyone installing, removing, altering, repairing,
servicing, testing or certifying the gas system of a gas device (i.e.
charging, discharging or breaking into the refrigeration system that uses
Only an Authorised Service Person can carry out servicing or repairs to
this appliance. In Queensland the authorised person must hold a Gas
Work Authorisation for hydrocarbon refrigerants, before carrying out
servicing or repairs which involve the removal of covers.
Individuals will need to hold appropriate refrigeration/air conditioning
competencies and also training in hydrocarbon refrigerants. This type of
authorisation is provided to individuals only.
IF SERVICE IS REQUIRED
If you have a problem, and the problem persists after you have made the
checks mentioned above, contact:
TECO Australia’s Service on 1300 660 037 (AEST 9am - 4pm Mon to Fri)
For warranty details please visit www.teco.com.au
Complete and retain the following information:
Name of retailer: _________________________________
Date of purchase: ________________________________
Model No. : _____________________________________
Serial No. : _____________________________________
MFG code: _____________________________________
Please retain proof of purchase for warranty claims.
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