General warnings

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BEFORE USING THE APPLIANCE

General warnings

WARNING: Keep vantilation openings, in the appliance 

enclosure or in the built-in structure, clear of obstruction.
WARNING: Do not use mechanical devices or other 

means to accelerate the defrosting process, other than 

those recommended by the manufacturer.
WARNING: Do not use electrical appliances inside the 

food storage compartments of the appliance, unless 

they are of the type recommended by the manufacturer.
WARNING: Do not damage the refrigerant circuit.
WARNING: In order to avoid any hazards resulting 

from the instability of the appliance, it must be fixed in 

accordance with the following instructions:

• If your appliance uses R600a as a refrigerant (this 

information will be provided on the label of the cooler) 

you should take care during transportation and 

installation to prevent the cooler elements from being 

damaged. R600a is an environmentally friendly and 

natural gas, but it is explosive. In the event of a leak 

due to damage of the cooler elements, move your 

fridge  away  from  open  flames  or  heat  sources  and 

ventilate the room where the appliance is located for 

a few minutes.

• While carrying and positioning the fridge, do not 

damage the cooler gas circuit.

• Do not store explosive substances such as aerosol 

cans with a flammable propellant in this appliance.

• This appliance is intended to be used in household 

and domestic applications such as:

 -staff kitchen areas in shops, offices and other working 

environments.