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Garage Ready 5.0 cu. ft. Manual Defrost Chest Freezer in White

  • Garage Ready Freezer tested and approved
  • Adjustable temperature controls
  • Recessed handles give a streamline design
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  • Water connection kit required
  • 110V-grounded, 3-prong electrical outlet
  • Water valve (shutoff) within 6 ft. of hook up
  • Measure the delivery path and new appliance area to make sure that your refrigerator will fit perfectly
  • Verify your existing electrical and water connections
  • Empty & unplug your old refrigerator

Product Overview

Chest freezer in a garage in the cold winter

Keeps It Cool

When it’s cold, the compressor will continue to start up reliably to keep the temperature inside the freezer right where you set it.

Chest freezer in a garage in the hot summer

Handles the Heat

When it’s hot, the compressor has the capacity to run often and for extended times.

Chest freezer in a garage with a tested for extremes shield

Garage Ready

Proven to perform in temperatures from 0°-110°F.

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Find the Right Fit

Chest and upright freezers come in a variety of sizes to fit your needs.

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Power On Light

It's a visual assurance that your food is safe.

Organized food items inside of the freezer

Sliding Freezer Baskets

They make space more flexible and items easier to find.

This 5.0 cu. ft. GE Chest Freezer offers optimal storage capacity for your frozen items. This Garage Ready freezer features 1 lift out sliding bulk storage basket to help ensure that you have room to store and organize your favorite frozen foods. Its defrost water drain allows for easy defrosting.
  • Garage ready - GE freezers are tested to perform from 0°F to 110°F
  • Power "On" light - Easily see if the freezer is working without having to open the door
  • Lift-out, sliding bulk storage basket - Offers flexibility to organize and store favorite foods for quick, easy access
  • Adjustable temperature control - Easy to use controls to select the temperature for your needs
  • Recessed handles offers a clean appearance
  • Upfront defrost water drain - Conveniently located to easily drain water during defrosting
  • Manual defrost - Manually defrost the freezer on your schedule
  • Limted 1-year warranty entire appliance
  • California residents

Info & Guides

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Height With Lid Open 90 Degrees (In)
Minimum Side Air Clearance (In)
Product Depth (in.)
Product Height (in.)
Product Width (in.)


Appliance Type
Chest Freezer
Bulk Storage Baskets (number)
Capacity (cu. Ft.) - Freezer
Color/Finish Family
Control Type
Defrost Type
Energy Consumption (kWh/year)
Freezer Features
Adjustable Temperature Control,Drain,Lift-Out Bulk Storage Baskets,Power On Light Indicator
Freezer Type
Minimum Back Air Clearance (In)
Product Weight (lb.)
63 lb
Temperature Range
-10 to +15 degrees

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
No Certifications or Listings
Warranty Information
Limited 1 Year Warranty entire Appliance

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Product Width (in.)22.528.7528.875 in37.25
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Questions & Answers


what does garage ready mean? what is different over regular?

Asked by George June 9, 2021

Hello - We appreciate your interest in this garage ready chest freezer and we are happy to help! This model is tested to perform at room temperatures ranging between 0 degrees F and 110 degrees F. Thank for checking! Olga@GEA

What is the freezer’s electric draw?

Asked by Bill May 29, 2021

Hello - Thank you for your question, we are happy to help! Running amps = 1.2A. We hope this helps. Thanks for checking. Olga@GEA

Hello Sylvia You say that replacement baskets are available, but they cost $77. !!! A third (1/3...

Asked by Mike May 26, 2021

Hi, Thanks for getting back to us! We're sorry to hear this part is out of stock at the moment. We recommended this basket because it the appropriate model for your freezer. You can still place an order for this basket by calling our Parts Team. As soon as we have them in stock again, they can be sent to you. We apologize if this has caused any inconveniences. Let us know if you have any further questions or concerns and we'll be here to help. Have a great day! -Sylvia@GEA

Can I get more baskets for this? It comes with ONLY one basket... that's NO good! =( Possible for...

Asked by tropicaltropical May 20, 2021

Hi, Good question! We're appreciate you choosing GE Appliances and we're happy to help. Additional baskets can be purchased for this freezer. The appropriate basket for this model is WR21X21305. We appreciate your comments regarding the number of baskets, and we'll be sure to pass them along to our engineering staff for improvements. It's been a pleasure helping you. Have a great day! -Sylvia@GEA

When I try to put the dial to "OFF" its giving me a lot of resistance. I don't want to be too rou...

Asked by Rob May 4, 2021

No, mine turns freely. You could just unplug it instead.

Where is this freezer made [ GE ]

Asked by Ken April 17, 2021

Hey there, thanks for reaching out to us. This freezer is globally manufactured. We're wishing you the best! - Guy@GEA

What are the interior dimensions?

Asked by Matt March 31, 2021

Hi there, good question! This model's interior dimensions are approximately 27.6" H x 23.8" W x 14.8" D. Hope this helps! Best wishes. -Michael@GEA

Does it come with a back? I don't want it to become a mouse house in my garage.

Asked by stressedpuppy March 30, 2021

No back it’s wide open

Is it made in USA?

Asked by Gram March 28, 2021

Hi! We did a little research and found that this model is actually manufactured globally. There is a MADE IN AMERICA webpage on our website if you're interested in taking a look. Hope this helps! Best wishes. -Michael@GEA

Is there a cover that can be purchased for this freezer

Asked by Joe March 12, 2021

Hello Joe - We appreciate your question and interest in this great freezer. A cover is not recommended as 3" air clearances are needed around the unit to allow the appliance to run efficiently. Please let us know if you have any more questions. - John@GEAppliances

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Customer Reviews

  • 4.8
    out of 2,089 reviews
  • 97% recommend this product
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Great Features and Easy to Move
I love the fact that this freezer is small, efficient, and is super easy to manuever. We didn't need anything big and this fits perfectly in the space we had available. Thanks GE!
by Drakester31
More room than you think
I like the fact that I have backup regular freezer is not enough for emergencies I tease people and call it my little sexy man
by Freezer boys
So far so good
Just plugged in my 5 cu foot freezer. Its a bit louder then I expected, but not too loud. The unit isn't too heavy and is compact. I feed my dogs a raw diet and bought this freezer for thier extra food. I am looking forward to filling this freezer up and using it!
by Tlandon
The frigidaire we got is, great it's gets the job done.
Response from GE AppliancesFeb 12, 2021
Hello El nuevo frizer - We're happy to hear your freezer is working well. Thanks for choosing GE Appliances. It looks great in your home. Stay in touch!
So far so good.
Ive only had if for a few hours but its cold at medium setting and i already have large items in the bottom. Still need to adjust the legs so its level
by Sajnog
Perfect For Limited Spaces
This chest freezer is perfect for our limited garage space, expanding or frozen food storafe without impactung our space too badly. Efficiency is good for its size and the defrost ports simplify the occassional defrosting and cleaning. For those with limited space I highly recommend this model.
by Friendo
Works great, good size for two people
Delivered on time, put A bucket of cold water in bottom to represent a load, plugged in , 6 hours later half frozen Next In Morning a bucket of ice (solid as a brick )
by Old apprentice
So far great
Installed today. Arrived without any problems. Cooled very quickly. If it’s as good as all our GE products we’ll be very happy
by Tom1946
Very useful..
Very good product.. highly recommend. Not too big not too small.
by KarolK
Love the great features
I would recommend this chest freezer, you will love it
by MzSheready
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