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How do I change the temperature on my Kenmore Elite refrigerator?

Last Updated: 7th March, 2020

To adjust the temperature of a Kenmore refrigerator, select the fridge temp and freezer temp buttons. Hold these for a few seconds until the display beeps. Press the fridge temp button and go through the available temperatures until you find the 37 degrees Fahrenheit setting.

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Keeping this in consideration, how do I set the temperature on my Kenmore refrigerator?

How to Adjust the Temperature on a Kenmore Refrigerator

  1. Set the temperature control. Dials range from "cold" at 0 to "colder" at the highest number.
  2. Check the internal temperature by placing a thermometer in the center of the refrigerator. Leave it overnight to get an accurate reading.
  3. Keep food away from the rear of both the refrigeration and freezer compartments.

Also Know, how long does a Kenmore refrigerator take to get cold? The Ideal Temperature Your Kenmore refrigerator compartment should be set to 37 Fahrenheit or 3 Celsius to ensure your perishable food is kept fresh for the maximum possible time. The refrigerator is set to 37 F when it leaves the factory; once plugged in, the motor takes about 24 hours to reach the set temperature.

Herein, why is my Kenmore Elite refrigerator not cooling?

Clogged coils can cause poor cooling. Check to make sure nothing is stuck in the condenser fan and that it spins freely (models with coils on the back won't have a fan). To do this, unplug the fridge and pull it out. Clean the fan blades and spin the fan by hand to see if it's stuck.

What is the best temperature for a Kenmore Elite refrigerator?

Usually 37degrees F, is the proper temperature for a refrigerator and 0 degrees F, for a freezer.

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