How do I reset my GE refrigerator after power outage?

How do I reset my GE refrigerator after power outage?

To reset your GE refrigerator after a power outage, turn the power switch off and unplug the refrigerator for some minutes. This prevents damage, in case of a voltage spike when power is suddenly restored.

Can a power outage damage my refrigerator?

Put the breaker switch for the refrigerator’s power circuit in the “On” or “Closed” position. Large appliances such as refrigerators are often installed on their own electrical circuit and in the event of a power outage, the circuit breaker may have disengaged to protect the appliance from electrical damage.

How long does a refrigerator stay cool without power?

about 4 hours

Can we switch off refrigerator at night?

The short answer is no, says LeeAnne Jackson, health science policy advisor at FDA’s Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition. “Refrigerators should be maintained at a constant temperature setting at 40 degrees Fahrenheit or below,” writes Jackson in an email.

Can we switch off the refrigerator daily?

Tom Lock, a product expert at the Energy Saving Trust, said it is not recommended to switch off the fridge unless it needs to be defrosted. “We wouldn’t want people to switch a fridge on and off for a few hours a day for health reasons due to the food being kept in there,” he said.