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KitchenAid Product Help

Using the Max Cool and Max Ice Feature

Using Max Cool 

The Max Cool feature assists with periods of high refrigerator use, full grocery loads, or temporarily warm room temperatures.

  • To turn on the Max Cool feature, press the Max Cool button. When the button is pressed, the icon will blink 3 times and appear on the display screen.
  • To manually turn off the Max Cool feature, press the Max Cool button and the display will blink 3 times and turn off. The Max Cool feature will remain on for 24 hours unless manually turned off. Adjusting the refrigerator temperature will automatically turn off the Max Cool feature.

NOTE: Setting the freezer to a colder temperature may make some foods, such as ice cream, harder.

Using Max Ice

The Max Ice feature assists with increasing the cooling for the freezer compartment in order to increase ice production.

  • To turn on or off the Max Ice feature, press the Max Ice button. When the button is pressed to turn the feature on, the icon will blink 3 times and appear on the display screen.
  • To manually turn off the Max Ice feature, press the Max Ice button and the display will blink 3 times and turn off. The Max Ice feature will remain on for 24 hours unless manually turned off. Adjusting the refrigerator temperature will automatically turn off the Max Ice feature.

NOTE: Setting the freezer to a colder temperature may make some foods, such as ice cream, harder