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Haier - Refrigerator and Freezer Rating Plate Location

The model and serial number is located on the product's rating plate. The most common location for the tag is at the rear of the unit. Other locations include:Top Freezer Refrigerators On the rear of the unit, toward the bottom.French Door Refrigerators On the left side wall inside the fresh foo...

Haier - Freezer Insulation Type

All Haier freezers have foamed-in insulation in the case, doors, and lids.

Haier - Loading a Freezer

Tips for loading a chest freezer:  Allow the freezer to cool 6 to 8 hours before filling with frozen food. Let the freezer cool overnight before adding large amounts of unfrozen food. Never add more than 2-3 pounds of unfrozen food per cubic foot of freezer space. When the freezer is first starte...

Haier - Odor in Refrigerator or Freezer

Your refrigerator or chest /upright freezer does not contain any mechanical parts that will produce an odor.  When the unit is new, there is a plastic odor because most components inside are made plastic. This odor will dissipate with time. Odors can also come from improperly wrapped or sealed food...

Haier - Chest Freezer Food Load Capacity

To determine how many pounds a chest freezer will hold, the basic rule of thumb is 1 cubic foot holds between 15 and 20 lbs.  Freezer Size in Cubic Feet Load Size 5.0 cu ft 75-100 lbs 7.1 cu ft 106.5-142 lbs 8.9 cu ft 133.5-178 lbs 11 cu ft 165-220 lbs 13 cu ft 195-260 lbs 14 cu ft 210-280 lbs 17.8 ...

Haier - Freezer Use During or After Power Outage

In the case of a power outage a freezer full of frozen food will keep for about two days. A half-full freezer will only stay frozen for about half a day. During the power outage, limit the amount of time the freezer is opened as any door openings will allow heat into the freezer.

Haier - Outside of Freezer Warm

This is normal. The freezer's design and main function is to remove heat from packages and air space inside the freezer. This heat is transferred to the room air, so the outside of the freezer may feel warm.

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