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Deciding which way to turn the dial to get the minimum temperature

I have an Electrolux under counter 4* freezer and I have lost the manual.The temperature is controlled by a little dial on the front of the freezer,with a pointer to turn to indicate minimum through to-max. Is the temp. coldest when it is on minimum, or when it is on maximum?

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Coldest when you are on the higher number or higher letter. Ave setting should be around 3 on a scale of 1 to 5.

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