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  • Stainless steel panels can be purchased from GE through the Parts and Accessories Store.
  • Panels to match your cabinetry must be purchased from your cabinetmaker.
  • Panel sizes and widths can vary; be sure to check the details of your model for the exact panel specifications.
  • For more information about custom panel options, contact the GE Answer Center by e-mail or at 1-800-626-2005.

GE® 20.0 Cu. Ft. Side-By-Side Refrigerator


This model is no longer being manufactured



67 1/2 in x 31 1/2 in x 33 5/8 in


20.0 cu ft



  • 31-1/2" wide
  • Adjustable glass shelves
    A variety of shelf configurations provide additional options for food storage
  • Two fresh food drawers, one sealed
    Provide the ideal environment for storing your fruits and vegetables
  • Large door bins
    Deep bins handle large containers in the door and free up valuable shelf space

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This model is no longer being manufactured

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ADA Compliant

ADA Compliant
Designed to be accessible and easy to open.

Made In America

Made In America
70 to 90% U.S. Content
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Temperature Management Features 3 Electronic Sensors
Control Type Electronic
External Temperature Controls
Defrost Type Frost Guard
Icemaker Factory-Installed
Dispenser Cubes, Crushed Ice and Water
Dispenser Features Child Lock
Dispenser Light
Fresh Food Cabinet Shelves 3 Total
3 Adjustable
Fresh Food Door Bins 4 Total
2 with Gallon Storage
Fresh Food Door Features Dairy Compartment
Fresh Food Features Interior Lighting - Single Level
Snack Drawer Sealed
Bottom Drawer Sealed
Freezer Cabinet Shelves 3 Total
2 Adjustable
Freezer Door Shelves 5 Total
Freezer Storage Bin 1 Total
Freezer Features Interior Light
Ice Storage Bin
Leveling System Front Corners
Performance Features Easily Removable Door Gaskets
Exterior Style Free-Standing


Total Capacity (cubic feet) 20.0 cu ft
Fresh Food Capacity 12.85 cu ft
Freezer Capacity 7.14 cu ft
Shelf Area 17.1 sq ft


Color Appearance Black
Dispenser Color Color-Matched
Exterior Design Rounded Doors
Handle Color-Matched
Textured Steel Case Black
Door Stops Yes
Coil-Free Back Yes

Claims & Certifications

ADA Compliant
MADE IN AMERICA: 70 to 90% U.S. Content


Approximate Shipping Weight 306 lb
Net Weight 285 lb
Overall Depth 33 5/8 in
Case Depth Without Door 28 in
Depth with Door Open 90° 47 3/8 in
Depth Without Handle 31 1/4 in
Overall Height 67 1/2 in
Height to Top of Case 66 1/2 in
Overall Width 31 1/2 in
Width w/Door Open 90 Degrees Incl. Handle 34 in
Width w/Door Open 90 Degrees Less Handle 31 5/8 in
Back Air Clearances 2 in
Side Air Clearances 0 1/8 in
Top Air Clearances 1 in


Volts/Hertz/Amps 120v; 60Hz; 15A


Parts Warranty Limited 1-year entire appliance
Labor Warranty Limited 1-year entire appliance
Warranty Notes See written warranty for full details
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Side by Side 20Cu Refrigerator I liked it because it was the only modle that I could find to fit the space I had but I will say I was expecting more Shelves I had to order more for the Frezzer and I expeted more room than what it had not sure if it actually gave me more space from my old modle of top frzzer and bottom refrigator style. It take some getting use to and it takes up more room so I will see how I feel about it. July 19, 2013
Did not work ... twice This unit came in our park model ... the service man discovered that it had not been charged ... he did this and the unit started. When we unplugged it after running it for 2 weeks so that it could be moved back to the original space. It did not cool again. Twice now and still not working. Not a good product. May 9, 2013
Beautiful fridge This appliance is absolutely beautiful in our remodeled kitchen works flawlessly and very roomy! April 5, 2013
We wanted a new refrigerator what would "wow" people In a difficult housing market, we wanted to sell our house to move near our grandchildren. We had interest but no buyers the first year. Then we made a number of upgrades to prepare our house including installing granite kitchen counters. We wanted a new refrigerator to "wow" prospective buyers so we chose a new GE refrigerator with a water and ice dispenser. It sparkled in the kitchen and we had two offers the first week we put it back on the market.. We regret we weren't able to use it very long but it really helped sell our house. We are now with our grandchildren. August 31, 2012
GE Profile 20 cf side-by-side is great! Overall, this is a great fridge! For once, I actually have a manual that is actually helpful. After a storm & electricity being out, the icemaker wouldn't work. In looking at the manual, we finally tracked down the problem and voila! ice again! The only complaint I have at this point is that the water isn't very cold, it's barely above room temperature. This may be something simple. I hope to find out. August 21, 2012
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