Can you lay a Sub-Zero on its side?


Can you lay a Sub-Zero on its side?

Sub-Zeros can be moved with either the back side or left side facing downwards. If placing a Sub-Zero on its side, lower the side that is to your left when facing the front of the unit. This is due to the placement of the sealed system and other components.

How do you reset a Sub-Zero refrigerator?

To reset a Sub-Zero product:

  1. Turn the unit off at the control panel. For units with a dial control, turn the knob to zero (0) or off.
  2. Turn the home circuit breaker to the unit off for 30 seconds and back on again. Retest the unit operation.

How long after moving a refrigerator can I turn it on?

Once your fridge has been safely moved into the kitchen of your new home, it needs some time to settle before you can start using it. You should let it stand unplugged, in an upright position, for at least 4 hours to allow its compressor oil to settle. You can plug your appliance in once 4 hours have passed.

Can I lay a freezer down to transport it?

You should never lay your fridge freezer down. When on its back or side, oil will flow into the cooling tubes, and it may not drain from them when the fridge moves back to an upright position.

How do I reset my Sub Zero ice maker?

Grab that hair dryer again, and set it on low, and pass the warm air over the clumped ice until the pieces separate easily. After freeing obstructions, turn the unit off and then on again to reset.

Is it worth repairing a 20-year-old refrigerator?

In most cases, your 20-year-old fridge will be worth repairing. There are some instances where you should think about replacing it, but for the most part, you can keep your older fridge running with minor repairs here and there.

Can you change the panel on a Sub Zero refrigerator?

Answer: Replacement door panels for Sub-Zero units can be purchased through a Factory Certified Parts Distributor. Panels are stainless steel or white enamel depending on model. Undercounter units only have stainless steel panels available.

How long do you wait to plug in a refrigerator after laying it down?

When you plan to restart the refrigerator after moving it, wait at least twelve hours before plugging in to ensure that any lubricant or coolant is settled into place and isn’t going to gush out or damage the function of your refrigerator when plugged back in.

Can a new freezer be transported on its side?

Transport the freezer in an upright position. If it has been necessary to transport the freezer on its side, it should be stood upright for an equal amount of time as it was on its side before plugging it in. If on its side for more than a day, leave standing for 24 hours before running.

How do I transport a new upright freezer?

When moving the freezer, wrap it in blankets or another form of padding. The padding will protect the exterior of the appliance from damage. Ideally, you should keep your freezer entirely upright the entire time during the move. If you do not have space to transport the freezer upright, place it on the compressor side.

How do you reset the compressor on a refrigerator?

4 steps to reset a refrigerator compressor

  1. Unplug your refrigerator.
  2. Turn off the refrigerator and freezer from the control panel.
  3. Reset your freezer and fridge temperature settings.
  4. Wait for the refrigerator temperature to stabilize.

Why did my Sub-Zero stop making ice?

Verify the ice maker water fill tube is not blocked. See Ice Maker Fill Tube Frozen. After freeing obstructions, turn the unit off, then on again to reset. If ice production stops often with the use of a reverse osmosis system or well water, a pressure booster or regulator may improve performance.