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How to set the defrost timer on a KitchenAid Side-by-side frig?

The dial was moved and I am not sure how to make sure the defrost timer is set correctly.

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It doesn't and shouldn't matter as all fridges with a mechanical defrost timer will run through a complete refridgeration and defrost cycle according to the manufacturer's factory design.

It doesn't have to correlate to your local time, since all defrost cycles for self-defrosting units operate based on the manufacturer's specs for how often the unit needs to go into a defrost cycle to prevent ice build up in the freezer.

Your fridge will adjust properly, once it gets cold enough and begins the specified operation and pre-determined cooling and defrost cycling.

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Your going to have to watch your fridge when it goes in to defrost at that time if it is a bad time then you will move timer clock wize and count the clicks and do 5 click or in till unit starts ... the best time for defrost time is when the unit is being used the least late night or sleeping time..good luck

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