Kenmore 69293 Frost-Free Top-Freezer Refrigerator Stainless-Steel 22.1 cu ft

Energy Star® : available in THREE colors : Silde-Away-Shelf

Energy Star® : available in THREE colors : Silde-Away-Shelf

Energy Star® : available in THREE colors : Silde-Away-Shelf


Kenmore 69293 Top-Freezer STAINLESS-Steel Refrigerator is a simple but elegant addition to any kitchen – with a good range of FEATURES. It is available in 3 stunning colors.

It is Energy Star compliant so is economical to run and is easy to maintain.

    Interior Features

  • Being Energy Star compliant this top-freezer refrigerator is ECONOMICAL, saves on running costs and is environmentally friendly - meeting with government recommendations.
  • The REFRIGERATOR houses 4 large adjustable shelves with one being a Slide-Away Shelf – that enable you to readjust the interior storage of the cabinet to accommodate much taller items. It can easily be reversed when you want to have more shelving.
  • The 3 Adjustable-Door-Bins, and the 2 Humidity-Controlled are made in all made in transparent plastic, so that you can see easily inside without having to open the bins.
  • The refrigerator door has an additional Beverage-Rack that hold number of cans – for quick and easy retrieval and there is also a convenient Snack/Deli-Drawer.
  • The FREEZER compartment has 2 good sized Door-Bins and is fitted with a Frost-Free Defrost system.
  • The Electronic-Controls are housed inside and are Up-Front for easy access. They have an easy to read digital read-out from cold (1) to coldest (7).

      Exterior Features

  • The Kenmore 6929 refrigerator is available in THREE great colors:-White (69292) Black (69299) and Stainless Steel (69293)
  • The contoured shape door gives a soft feeling to this appliance and the handles are recessed so that there are no protruding parts - which is much better if this is to be kept in a smaller kitchen.

      Dimension Specifications

    Depth: 31 ¾ Inches
    Height: 67 ½ Inches
    Width: 32 7/8 Inches
    Total Volume: 22.1 cu. ft.
    Refrigerator Section: 16.1 cu. ft
    Freezer Section: 6.0 cu. ft

      Advantages

  • This is a very spacious refrigerator for a top-freezer refrigerator and it is an advantage having shelves that are MOVABLE.
  • There are a really good number and variety of TRANSPARENT and humidity controlled containers and bins which is a great advantage
  • While this refrigerator has been identified as QUIET by some customers – other consider it to be rather noisy. This could be a one-off fault or it could be individual’ perception of noise
  • Having Energy Star rating is always an advantage and it is great having a freezer with a FROST-FREE system that does not require defrosting, is great.

      Disadvantages

  • Some customers have discovered a manufacturing DEFECT which caused the freezer door to pop open when the refrigerator was closed – but this should be something that is dealt with if discovered.
  • Some customers have complained that this refrigerator and the freezer section run at a TEMPERATURE that is consistently too warm, despite being put at the lowest setting.
  • It has been suggested that there any be a DESIGN FAULT with this model as some customers have found that the door stops about 6” short of the refrigerator seal – which means that you have to push the door shut with you hand.

      Consumer Likes and Dislikes

    Pros
  • Energy Star and energy efficient
  • nice and roomy
  • good uniform temperature in refrigerator and freezer
  • easy to maintain and clean
  • classy looking and sleek
  • delighted with this model
  • large shelves
  • very practical unit
  • durable
  • no frills
  • very quiet running
  • good features
  • excellent crisper
  • practical layout and design

    Cons
  • manufacturing fault with freezer door opening
  • too warm a temperature
  • have to push the refrigerator door shut
  • does not cool below 47-50 degrees Fahrenheit
  • rather noisy appliance
  • insufficient space to store eggs


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    Apr 01, 2012
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    runs poorly
    by: mickey

    In over 33 yrs of marriage , we have owned a half dozen refrigerators , used either in our home or rental properties. We have never had the problems with any of them that we are experiencing with this Kenmore model. We purchased it about 6 months ago and have had numerous episodes of the refrigerator being too warm and ice crysatls building up in the vents from the freezer compartment. The first service tech suggested that we had left the refrigerator door open which caused warm air to get into the freezer and initiate the formation of ice crystals which then blocked the flow of cold air from the freezer into the lower refrigerator compartment. I thought OK. ( the first time it happened!) The doors on this model do not seem to close securely on their own - you should not have to be constantly checking the doors on a new refrigerator. You must be very careful how you place items in the freezer so that the vents are not blocked. Very poor design of this model! We are still under warranty - may ask to have this refrigerator replaced. Makes me leery of another Kenmore refrigerator.

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