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  • How To Turn On/Off Cooling Off Mode (Also Called Demo Mode) On RS261MD*

    The temperature display lines on the display panel will scroll up and down when the unit is in demo mode. When the unit is in demo mode, the compressor is turned off. This is why it is referred to as Cooling Off mode. Follow the steps below to turn Cooling Off/Demo mode on or off: Locate [FAQs]

  • How To Turn Child Lock On/Off On RS261MD*

    Child lock disables the display panel. You will know child lock is enabled when the small light under the padlock icon, in the middle, at the top of the display is illuminated. To turn child lock on or off follow the steps below: Locate Energy Saver on the display panel. It is on the [FAQs]

  • How To Turn The Ice Maker On/Off For RS261MD*

    All Samsung refrigerators have an option to turn the ice maker on and off via the control panel. If the light above the ICE OFF indicator light is illuminated on the display panel, the ice maker is turned off. Locate the Ice Off icon. Touch and hold Ice Type until the light above the [FAQs]

  • Why Are The Temperature Bars Blinking On The RS261MD?

    A blinking temperature display usually indicates one of the following: Cooling Off/Demo Mode. For more information on Cooling Off Mode, click here. Rising temperature in the refrigerator caused by the doors being left open, power outages, blocked vents, etc. A failure of the cooling system or [FAQs]

  • How Do I Reset The Filter Indicator Light?

    The water filter indicator light is designed to turn orange after five months or 450 gallons, and red after six months or 500 gallons. Depending on the model you have the light can be either green or blue. To reset the water filter indicator you need to find the mult-function button(s) on your [FAQs]

  • Why Are The Temperature Bars Moving/Scrolling Up And Down On The Display Panel?

    The temperature display lines on the display panel will scroll up and down when the unit is in demo mode. When the unit is in demo mode, the compressor is turned off. This is why it is also referred to as Cooling Off mode. Follow the steps below to turn Cooling Off/Demo mode on or off: [FAQs]

  • How To Turn On/Off Cooling Off Mode (Also Called Demo Mode) On RS261MD*

    How To Turn On/Off Cooling Off Mode (Also Called Demo Mode) ON RS261MD* [How-To Guide]

  • How To Turn Child Lock On/Off On RS261MD*

    Turning Child Lock On/Off On RS261MD* [How-To Guide]

  • How To Turn The Ice Maker On/Off For RS261MD*

    How To Turn The Ice Maker On/Off For RS261MD* [How-To Guide]

  • How To Replace The Water Filter (Torpedo Style) In Side By Side Refrigerators

    Changing the Water Filter [How-To Guide]

  • After Installing The Refrigerator, How Long Does It Take To Produce Ice?

    After Installing the Refrigerator, How Long Does It Take to Produce Ice? After you have installed your refrigerator, it will take up to 24 hours for the refrigerator to produce a bucket of ice. If it installed properly, the ice maker should begin producing ice within 90 minutes after the unit [FAQs]

  • How Do I Clean the Refrigerator?

    How Do I Clean the Refrigerator? Here are some tips for cleaning your refrigerator: Interior and Accessories Clean the interior and accessories with a mild detergent, and then wipe with a dry cloth. After cleaning, make sure that all items are dry before using them again. Exterior Wipe the [FAQs]

  • Why Does The Refrigerator Have An Odor?

    Why Does the Refrigerator Have an Odor? If the odor is a burning/electrical smell, or you see smoke, refrigerant escaping, or sparks, disconnect power and set up service. If the refrigerator is new, you may notice a plastic odor. This odor will dissipate over time. The refrigerator itself does [FAQs]

  • Why are the Refrigerator and Freezer Not Cooling?

    Why are the Refrigerator and Freezer Not Cooling? If the refrigerator and freezer are not cooling, the fridge is probably in Cooling Off mode (aka Demo Mode). This means the cooling system has been shut down, but the electrical system is still operational. This is good news, because Cooling Off [FAQs]

  • What Are The Advantages Of Samsung's Twin Cooling System?

    What Are the Advantages Of Samsung's Twin Cooling System? The Twin Cooling System controls the refrigerator and freezer independently with two separate evaporators and precise electronic control. Here are the advantages: Superior Energy Savings An adequate amount of cool air is provided in [FAQs]

  • How Much Clearance Should the Refrigerator Have in the Back?

    How Much Clearance Should the Refrigerator Have in the Back? All Samsung refrigerators require a minimum clearance of 2 inches behind the unit. Some other things to know. When it comes to clearance around the fridge, More clearance is better than less. If air does not circulate enough, the [FAQs]

  • What Does Power Freeze Do?

    What Does Power Freeze Do? Power Freeze speeds up the ice making process by reducing the amount of time it takes for the ice maker to make a tray of ice from 90 minutes to 55 minutes. To start the Power Freeze function, press the Power Freeze button. Both the compressor and the freezer fan [FAQs]

  • Where Can I Purchase A Replacement Water Filter And Other Parts For The Refrigerator?

    Where Can I Purchase a Replacement Water Filter and/or Other Parts for the Refrigerator? Replacement Filters, and other parts, can be purchased through our Authorized Parts Distributor, J&J International, Incorporated. For the most accurate, up to date information, please visit [FAQs]

  • Why is the Freezer Temperature Colder than the Set Temperature?

    Why is the Freezer Temperature Colder than the Set Temperature? If the freezer temperature is too cold, please make sure the ice cube bin is full. When the refrigerator senses that the ice bucket is not full, the freezer runs at a lower temperature promote faster ice production. Once the [FAQs]

  • How Do I Use the Cool Select Zone Drawers?

    How Do I Use the Cool Select Zone Drawers? The CoolSelect Zone Drawer has a control panel that lets you control the temperature and functions of the drawer. The control panel displays five temperature and function options, as shown in the following diagram: The CoolSelect Zone Drawer options [FAQs]

  • Will The Water Dispenser Work Without A Water Filter Installed?

    Will the Water Dispenser Work Without a Water Filter Installed? Models designed for use with the AquaPure water filter are shipped with a cap in place to cover the opening and keep it free of debris prior to the installation of the water filter. On most models it is not necessary to have this [FAQs]

  • The Refrigerator is Leaking, what Should I Do?

    The Refrigerator is Leaking, what Should I Do? The leak in the refrigerator could be caused by one of the following conditions: The coupler that connects the refrigerator water line to your water dispenser is damaged or installed incorrectly. The water filter is installed incorrectly. [FAQs]

  • Why is There No Water From the Dispenser?

    Why is There No Water From the Dispenser? Typically, water does not dispenser for at least one of the following reasons: Air in the water line Water supply valve from the home to the fridge is not open Water filter needs to be changed Checklist To find a resolution to this issue, perform [FAQs]

  • Why Does The Refrigerator Make Abnormal Noises?

    Why Does the Refrigerator Make Weird Noises? Typically, the noises heard from the refrigerator are normal operational sounds. Most people notice the sounds when the house is quiet. Normal sounds include, but are not limited to bubbling, cracking, popping, buzzing, humming, beeping, and [FAQs]

  • Why is There Frost in the Freezer?

    Why is There Frost in the Freezer? Freezer frost can be caused by the following conditions: The freezer door is not closing completely. The freezer door gaskets are not attached to the door properly, are split or torn, or are not clean. The freezer is not being ventilated adequately. Food [FAQs]

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