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Smod HZB-45 Commercial Ice Maker User Manual

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Smod HZB-45 Commercial Ice Maker User Manual

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Use this appliance only for its intended purpose as described in this owner’s manual. This ice-maker must be properly installed in accordance with the installation instructions before it is used. This unit must be positioned so that the plug is accessible. Do not run the cord over carpeting or other heat insulators. Do not cover the cord. Keep the cord away from traffic areas, and do not submerge in water. No other appliance should be plugged into the same outlet, and be sure that the plug is fully inserted into the receptacle.

We do not recommend the use of an extension cord as it may overheat and cause a risk of fire. If you must use an extension cord, use a 1.5mm2 minimum size and rated no less than 1875 watts. If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by the manufacturer or its service agent, or a similarly qualified person in order to avoid a hazard.


  • WARNING: This appliance must be earthed. Use the proper power source according to the nameplate.
  • WARNING: Keep ventilation openings, in the appliance enclosure or in the built-in structure, clear of obstruction.
  • WARNING: Do not damage the refrigerant circuit.
  • WARNING: This appliance is not intended for use by persons (including children) with reduced physical, sensory, or mental capabilities, or lack of experience and knowledge unless they have been given supervision or instruction concerning the use of the appliance by a person responsible for their safety.
  • WARNING: Children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play with the appliance.
  • WARNING: This appliance must be earthed. And use the 110-120V/60Hz earthed power supply.
  • WARNING: Do not store explosive substances such as aerosol cans with a flammable propellant in this appliance.


Main Unit Construction

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  1. Top cover
  2. Door for ice taking
  3. Ice-making & its water tank assembly: Including ice-making evaporator, water tank, water pump, and some detecting parts
  4.  Front panel
  5. Operation panel
  6. Air outlet: Must keep the air circulating smoothly, hot air will blow out when the unit running.
  7.  Water draining port: Normal plugged with the cap. When need to drain the water, unplug the cap. And connect the white drain pipe.
  8. Water inlet port for water supply: Use to connect the water supply pipe. Accessory: 2 meters long and white color water drain pipe、 water quick connector of the water faucet, ¢6.35mm diameter and white color water supply pipe(3 meters long).



  1. Remove the exterior and interior packaging. Check if all the accessories, including the instruction manual, ice scoop, white water inlet pipe, 4 ways to 2 ways water quick connector, and the water draining pipe, etc., are inside or not. If any parts are missing, please contact our customer service.
  2. Remove the tapes for fixing the door and inner cabinet, ice scoop, etc. Roughly clean the inner cabinet & ice scoop with wet clothing.
  3. Put the ice maker on a level & flat floor, without direct sunlight and other sources of heat (i.e.: stove, furnace, radiator). Make sure that there is at least a 20cm gap between the air outlet and the obstacles, and at least 5 cm between the Left/Right side and the wall.
  4. Allow 4 hours for the refrigerant fluid to settle before plugging the ice maker in if the unit maybe falls upside down during shipping or transportation.
  5. The appliance must be positioned so that the plug is accessible.
    WARNING: connect to the potable water supply only. Only use drinking water.


  1. This unit is not for outdoor use. Keep the proper room temperature and inlet water temperature according to the above specification table. Otherwise, it will affect the ice-making performance.
  2. This unit should not be located near any heat resource.
  3. The unit should be located on a firm & level foundation at normal countertop height.
  4. There must be at least 5CM clearance at the rear side for connection and 25CM clearance in front to open the door and keep good air circulation.

To ensure proper ventilation for your ice maker, the front of the unit must be completely unobstructed (at least 20CM free space). Allow at least 150 mm clearance at the rear and 50 mm at the top and sides for proper air circulation. The installation should allow the ice maker to be pulled forward for servicing if necessary. When installing the ice maker under a counter, follow the recommended spacing dimensions shown above.

Place electrical and water supplies and drain fixtures in the recommended locations as shown. Choose a well-ventilated area with temperatures above 10℃ and below 32℃. This unit MUST be installed in an area protected from the elements, such as wind, rain, water spray, or drips. The ice maker requires a continuous water supply with a pressure of 1-8 Bar as required in the above specification table. The temperature of the water feeding into the ice maker should be between 5℃ and 25℃ for proper operation.


Before using your ice maker, it is strongly recommended to clean it thoroughly.

  1. Open the ice-getting door.
  2. Clean with diluted detergent, warm water, and a soft cloth.
  3. Repeatedly clean the water contacting inner parts, you can pull the Water drain pipe of the water tank indicating “H” in the above illustration to drain the cleaned water in the water tank, then next to clean the inner ice-storing cabinet, till all of the inner parts are cleanly, then drain out all of the cleaned water from the water drain port located at unit back indicating “7” in the above illustration. And must reinstall back the water drain pipe of the water tank and the cap of the unit water drain port, otherwise, the unit will not make ice normally. And suggest that you should discard the ice cube made by the first ice-making cycle after cleaning.
  4. The outside of the ice maker should be cleaned regularly with a mild detergent solution and warm water.
  5. Dry the interior and exterior with a clean soft cloth.

Automatic self-cleaning program

Start the self-cleaning program:
After connecting all of the water pipes, plug on the main power supply plug, then press the “TIMER CLEAN” button on the control panel for more than 5 seconds, to enter the self-Cleaning program. And the “CLEAN” light will always be on during this period, the digit window will indicate the left temple and the water pump runs for 8 minutes and stops for 3 minutes, always recycle. The total duration time is 30 minutes for one self-cleaning program. Also when the water pump stops, the water will supply to the water tank automatically.

Cancel the self-cleaning program:
It takes about 30 minutes to complete one self-cleaning program. When the program is over, the system will be off-state automatically. And also you can press the “ON/OFF” button on the control panel to cancel the self-cleaning program by force.

Product Warranty

The manufacturer provides warranty in accordance with the legislation of the customer’s own country of residence, with a minimum of 1 year (Germany: 2 years), starting from the date on which the appliance is sold to the end user. The warranty only covers defects in material or workmanship. The repairs under warranty may only be carried out by an authorized service centre. When making a claim under the warranty, the original bill of purchase (with purchase date) must be submitted. The warranty will not apply in cases of:

  • Normal wear and tear
  • Incorrect use, e.g. overloading of the appliance, use of non-approved accessories
  • Use of force, damage caused by external influences
  • Damage caused by non-observance of the user manual, e.g. connection to an un suitablemainssupply or non-compliance with the installation instructions
  • Partially or completely dismantled appliances

Correct Disposal of this product

This marking indicates that this product should not be disposed with other household wastes throughout the EU. To prevent possible harm to the environment or human health from uncontrolled waste disposal, recycle it responsibly to promote the sustainable reuse of material resources. To return your used device, please use the return and collection systems or contact the retailer where the product was purchased. They can take this product for environmental safe recycling.

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