Refrigerator installation– it is very difficult to install refrigerator by oneself. there are technicalities which you are going to know after reading this article.
Define the installation location
The refrigerator is attached to a climatic class, in other words its optimal functioning depends on the ambient temperature and therefore on the temperature of the place of installation. There are five climatic classes:
|SN (SubNormal)||From + 10 ° C to + 32 ° C|
|N (Normal)||From + 16 ° C to + 32 ° C|
|SN-ST (Temperate Subtropicalized)||From + 10 ° C to + 38 ° C|
|ST (SubTropical)||From + 18 ° C to + 38 ° C|
|SN-T T (Tropical)||From + 18 ° C to + 43 ° C|
You can find the climate class on the rating plate, located inside the refrigerator section of your appliance. Beyond these temperatures, the performance of your device is reduced. It produces less cold, the temperature inside your refrigerator rises, thus affecting the storage of food. Place the device in a dry place with regular ventilation. Keep your refrigerator away from sources of heat and humidity, avoid balconies, verandas and terraces. The excessive heat of summer and cold of winter as well as direct sunlight can damage it and lead to overconsumption and electric shocks. Leave a space of 4 to 5 cm around your device,
Connecting the refrigerator
Wait 2 hours before plugging in your refrigerator if it has been transported. The connection must be made to a grounded outlet. Above all, do not use an extension cord or multiple socket.
Refrigerator installation: Before turning it on
If the refrigerator has been transported wait 24 hours. Before putting food inside the refrigerator, remove the transport safety devices, then clean the inside of the appliance and its accessories with lukewarm water and a mild cleaner. Dry the device.