WD-3274RHD WD-3276RHD Washing Machine OWNER'S MAINUAL Pleasereadthismanualcarefully, itprovides instructions onsafeinstallation use,andmaintenance. Retainitforfuturereference. Record themodelandsedalnumbers ofyourmachine. Quotethisinformation toyourdealerifyourequireservice. e Lave-UngeAutomaitque LG. II contient, rutiliseitonet 3 sedemier. num6rodes6riedulave-linge. Automatic Process From Washing To Drying. Automaticprocessfrom washing to drying can be selectedeasily, More economical by Intelligent Wash System Intelligent Wash System detects the amount of load and water temperature, and then determines the optimum water level and washing time to minimize energy and water consumption. Direct Drive System The advanced Brush[ess DC motor rotates the drum directly without belt and pulley. SPIN TIME DELAY Child-Lock The Child-Lock system has been used to prevent children from pressing any button to change the program during operation. @ Low noise speed control system By sensing the amount of load and balance, it evenly distributes load to minimize the spinning noise level. Auto Restart If the washing machine is turned off by a power failure, it will restart automatically from the position it stopped at adjusting accordingly. Important Safety Information ..................................................... 3 Specification .............................................................................. 4 Installation .................................................................................. 5 Preparation Before Washing .................................................... 10 Adding detergent ..................................................................... 11 Cycles .................................................................................... 12 How to Use Washer ................................................................. 13 Maintenance ............................................................................ 21 Troubleshooting Guide ............................................................ 24 Warranty .................................................................................. 27 READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USE Foryoursafety,theinformation inthismanual mustbefonowed tominimize theriskoffire orexplosion, electric shock,ortopreventproperty damage,personalinjury,orlossoflife. IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS WARNING : To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, or injury to persons when using the washer, follow basic precautions, locluding the following: • Read all instructions before using the washer. • Do not wash articles that have been previously cleaned in, washed in, soaked in, or spotted with gasoline, dry cleaning solvents, or other flammable or explosive substances, as they give off vapors that could igniteor explode. • Do not add gasoline, dry cleaning solvents, or other flammable or explosive substances to the wash water, These substances give off vapors that could ignite or explode. • Under certain conditions, hydrogen gas may be produced in a hot water system that has not been used for 2 weeks or more, HYDROGEN GAS IS EXPLOSIVE. If the hot water system has not been used for such a period, before using the washing machine, turn on all hot water faucets and let the water flow from each for several minutes, This will release any accumulated hydrogen gas, As the gas is flammable, do not smoke or use an open flame during this time. • Do not allow children to play on or in the washer, Close supervision of chitdren is necessary when the washer is used near children. • Before the washer is removed from service or discarded, remove the door to prevent children from hiding inside, • Do not install or store the washer where it will be exposed to the weather, • Do not tamper with controls. • Do not repair or replace any part of the washer or attempt any servicing unless specifically recommended in the user-maintenance instructions or published user-repair instructions that you understand and have the skills to carry out. • See InstallafioeInstructions for grounding requirements. • Do not use heat to dry articles containing foam rubber or similarly textured rubber-like materials, • Interior of washer and condensing duct should be cleaned periodically by qualified service personnel • ALWAYS follow the fabric care instructions supplied by the garment mantdacturer. • Do not place items exposed to cooking oil in your dryer, items contaminated with cooking oils may contribute to a chemical reaction that could cause a load to catch fire, • Do not use fabric softeners or products to eliminate static unless recommended by the manufacturer of the fabric softener or product. SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS GROUNDING INSTRUCTIONS This appliance must be grounded, in the event of malfunction or breakdown, grounding will reduce the risk of electric shock by providing a path of least resistance for electric current, This appliance is equipped with a cord having an equipment-grounding conductor and grounding plug. The plug must be plugged into an appropriate outlet that is properly installed and grounded in accordance with all local codes and ordinance, • Do not use an adapter or otherwise defeat the grounding plug. • If you don't have the proper outlet, consult an electrician. WARNING : Improper connection of the equipment-grounding conductor can result in risk of electdc shock. Check with a qualified electrician or serviceman if you are in doubt as to whether the appliance is properly grounded. Do not modify the plug provided with the appliance - if it does not fit the outlet, have a proper outlet installed by a qualified electrician. f_:_ Drawer (For detergent end fabric softener) Power plug olf the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced bythe manufactureror its serviceagents or a similarly qualifiedpersonin orderto avoid a hazard. _, Control panel Drainhos Drum Lower cover Adjustable feet Drain pump flit Lowercovercap Drain plug. • Name • Power supply • Size • • • • Weight Wash capacity Dry capacity Max. Watt • Spin speed • Water consumption • Permissible water pressure : Front-loading Washing Machine : 120V~, 60Hz : 235/8 X 235/8 X 331/2 (inches) 600 X 600 X850 (ram) : 1561/2 Ibs. (71 kg) : 152/5 Ibs. (7.0 kg) : 84/5 Ibs. (4.0 kg) : 1200W : No Spin/400/800/1000/1400 : 18gaL (670 : 4.5 - 145 PSi (30 - 1000 kPa) ÷ The appearance and specifications may be varied without notice to raise the unit's quality, • Accessories Tie strap Hot/Cold (1 each) Wrench to secure drain hose to standpipe, inlet hose, or laundry tub Install or store where it will not be exposed to temperatures below freezing or exposed to the weather. Properly ground washer to conform with all governing codes and ordinances. The base opening must not be obstructed by carpeting when the washing machine is installed on a carpeted floor. In countries where there are areas which may be subject to infestation by cockroaches or other vermin_ pay particular attention to keeping the appliance and its surroundings in clean condition all times. Any damage which may be cause by cockroaches or other vermin will not he covered by the appliance guarantee. • Shipping The appliance is fitted • Removing with shipping shipping bolts to prevent internal at damageduring transport. bolts 1. To prevent internaldamageduring transport, the special 3 bolts are locked. Beforeoperatingthe washer, remove the bolts along with the rubber bungs. 3. Take out the 3 bolts along with the rubber bungs by slightlytwisting the bung. Keep the 3 bolts and the spanner for future use. • If they are not removed, it may cause heavy vibration,noiseand malfunction. • Wheneverthe applianceis transported,the transit bolts must be refitted. cap 2. Unscrewthe 3 boltswith the spanner supplied. 4. Close the holeswith the caps supplied. • Installation place requirement Drain Hose Level floor : Allowable slope under entire washer is 1_. Power outlet : / Laundry Tub approx. Must be within 60 inches(1.5 m) of either side of the washer. Do not overload the outlet with more than one appliance. Additional Clearance : If the washer is installed inside a closet or alcove, the following clearances are required: 4 inches (10 cm) rear, 1 inch (2.5 cm) side Do not place or store laundry products on top of washer at any times. They can damage the finish or controls. • Electrical connection 1. Do not usean extensioncord or double adapter. 2. If the supply cord is damaged,it must be replacedby the manufactureror its serviceagents or similarlyqualifiedperson in order to avoid a hazard. 3. Always unplug the machine and turn off the water supply after use. 4. Connectthe machine to an earthed socket in accordancewith currentwiring regulations. 5. The appliancemust be positionedso that the plug is easily accessible. • Repairs to the washing machine must only be carriedout qualified personnel.Repairs carriedout by inexperiencedpersons may cause injury or serious malfunctioning.Contactyour localservice center • Do not install your washingmachine in rooms where temperaturesbelowfreezing may occur. Frozen hoses may burst under pressure.The reliability of the electroniccontrol unit may be impairedat temperaturesbelowfreezing point. • If the appliance is deliveredin the winter months and temperaturesare belowfreezing : Store the washing machineat roomtemperaturefor a few hoursbefore putting it intooperation. • Washing Machine is to be connected Old hoses should not be used. • Connecting water to the water mains using new hoses supply hose 4.5 ~ 145 PSI (30~1000 kPa) • Don't strip or crossthread when connecting inlet hose to the valve. • 1/the water supplypressure is more than 1000 kPa, a pressure reducer device should be installed. •Two Sealing washer are suppliedwith the water inlet hoses to preventwater leaks, • Checkwater tightnessof washing machineconnectionsby turningthe tap completelyon. • Periodicallycheckthe conditionof the hoseand replacethe hose if necessary. • Make sure that there is no kink in the hoseand that it is not crushed. Hot wate_ Cold •The Inlet hose which hasred connectoris for the hot water tap. • Hot and cold water faucets Must be installedof your washer'swater inlet. This equipment is not designed for maritime use or for use mobile installations such as caravans, aircraft etc. Turn off the stopcock if the machine is to be left for any length of time (e.g. holiday), especially if there is no floor drain(gully) in the immediate vicinity. When disposing of the appliance, cut off the mains cable, and destroy the plug Disable the door lock to prevent young children being trapped inside. Packaging material (e.g. Films, Styrofoam) can be dangerous for children. There is a risk of suffocation ! Keep all packaging well away from children • Installation of drain hose • When installingthe drain hose at a sink, secure it so it cannot break away, causing flooding and damage. • Proper securing the drain hose will protect the floor from damage due to water leakage. Laundrytub Retainer Tie _'_ • The drain hoseshould not be placed higher than 40" abovethe floor. • Proper securing the drain hosewill protect the floor from damage due to water leakage, ,i_ianx. 24,0" • Level adjustment 1. Levelinga the washing machine properly preventsexcessivenoise and vibration. Installthe applianceon a solid and level floor surface, preferablyin a corner of the room. 2. If the floor is uneven,adjust the adjustablefeet as required.(Do not insert pieces of wood, etc. under the feet) Make sure that all four feets are stable and restingon the floor and then check that the applianceis perfectly level. (use a spirit level) -',_Diagonal Check When pushing down the edges of the washing machine top plate diagonally, the machine should not move up and down at all. (Please, check both directions) If machine rocks when pushing the machine top plate diagonally, adjust the feets again. WARNING - To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, or injury to persons, read the IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS before operating this appliance. 1. Care Labels Look for a care label on your clothes. This will tell you about the fabric content of your garment and how it should be washed. 2. Sorting To get the bestresults,Sortclothesintoloadsthat can be washedwith thesame wash cycle. Watertemperatureand spin speedand differentfabricsneedto be washedin differentways. Always sort dark colors from pale colors and whites. Wash separatelyas dye and lint transfercan occur causing discolorationof white etc. If possible,do not wash heavily soiled items with lightlysoiled one. Soil (Heavy, Normal,Light) Color (White,Lights, Darks) Lint (Lint Producers,Collectors) 3. Check before Separate clothesaccordingto amount of soil. Separatewhite fabrics from coloredfabrics. Wash lint producersand lint collectors separately. loading • Combine large and small items in a load. Load large items first. Large items should not be more than half the total wash load, Do not wash single items, This may cause an out-of-balance load. Add one or two similar items. • Checkall the pockets to make sure that they are empty. Things such as nails, hair clip, matches,pens, coins, and keys can damageboth your washer and your clothes. • Closezippers, hooks,and strings to make sure that these items don't snag on other clothes. • Pre-treatdirt and stains by brushinga little detergent dissolved in water onto stains like collars and cuffs to help shift dirt. • Adding detergent 1. The Dispenser and fabric softener Drawer 3. The liquid bleach drawer. • Do not open the detergentdrawer during water fill cycle. • Bleachwill be dispensed automatically after the detergent has had time to work. • Do not fill past MAX indicator. Detergent for wash Fabric sotlener Uquid BIeadl 2. Adding Fabric Softener 4. Detergent usage • The detergent should be used according to the instruction of the detergent mam4Jhcture. • Do not exceed the maximumfill line. Overfillingcan cause early dispensing of the fabric softenerwhich could stain clothes. • Do not leave the fabric softener in the detergentdrawer for more than 2 days. (Fabric softenercould harden) • Softenerwill automaticallybe added during last rinsecycle. • Do not open the drawerwhen water is supplied. • Solvents(benzene,etc.) are not allowable. Do not pour fabric softener directly on the clothes •[[too muchdetergent is used morethan the recommendedamount,too many suds can occur and this willdecrease the washingresuh or cause heavy load to the motor,causing a malfL1nclion. • Use powder detergent onlyJbr the,[kont loading washer. • Detergentusagemay need to be adjusted for water temperature,water hardness, size, and soil levelof the load. For best results, avoidoversudsing. • Detergent is dispensed at the beginning of the cycle. • Recommended WASH SANITARY courses according to the laundry type First check if laundryis machine washable. HOT/COLD white cotton, linen WASH/ towel and DRY sheets...) WASH Color fast gaments Jeans, Tshirts, Shorts,pajamas..,) Wash EXTRARINSE Ibs. (7.0kg) EXTRAWASH 152/5 WaehlDry 84/5 Ibs. (4.0kg) WASH PERM, TAPCOLD/COLD WASH/DRY WASH RINSE + SPiN If you wish to rinse more,theExtra Rinsefunction will removeany trace WASH/ of detergents. DRY WOOL/ SiLK WASH Machinewashable woolenswith pure new wool only EXTRARINSE AUTO 97 286 82 271 COLD,COLD EXTRAWASH (T,ME) DRYONLY Polyamide,Acrylic, Wash Polyester WARM/COLD 84/5 Ibs. (WARM/WARM, (4.0kg) PRESS EXTRARINSE AUTO EXTRAWASH DRYONLY (TIME) WARM/COLD Wash EXTRARINSE (WARM/WARM, 152/5 Ibs. HOT/COLD, (7.0kg) EXTRAWASH COT[ON WASH/ whiteand light_YcottonSOiled TAPCOLD/COLtWaehlDry DRY - COLD/COLD) EXTRA EXTRARINSE WASH 77 EXTRARINSE AUTO - EXTRAWASHDRY ONLY (TIME) Wash COLD/COLD 152/5 Ibs. EXTRARINSE (WARM/COLD, (7.0kg) WARM/WARM, TAPCOLD/COLE WashlDrY84/5 Ibs. EXTRARINSE AUTO (4.0kg) DRYONLY (TIME) COLD/COLD (WARM/COLD, 42/5 Ibs. WARM/WARM, (2.0kg) TAPCOLD/COLE EXTRARINSE 265 32 221 56 ÷ EXTRA WASH : If the laundry is heavily soiled, "EXTRA WASH" course is recommended. EXTRA WASH is available in COTTON, SANITARY and PERM. PRESS Program. • To start, press the POWER button. • To start, press the POWER button. • Press the START/PAUSE button. • Initial condition - Wash Main Wash Only - Rinse 3 times - Spin 800 rpm - Temp. - Program Warm/Cold(Wash/Rinse) Cotton • Select the conditions which you want to use, by pressing each button. For selecting the correct _cle, please refer to pages 14 ~ 20. • Press the START/PAUSE button. • The Beep On/Off function can be set by pressing and holding the OPTION and DRY button simultaneonly. • The Beep On/Off function can be set at any time and it is automatically canceled when power failure occur. Also the Beep On/Off function works when power is off. (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (1) BUTTON : OPTION (4) CHILD LOCK (7) BUTTON : START/PAUSE (2) BUTTON : WATER TEMP. (3) BUTTON : SPIN (5) BUTTON : TIME DELAY (6) BUTTON : DRY (8) DIAL : PROGRAM (9) BUTTON : POWER OPTION • By pressing the OPTION button, the wash type can be selected. - EXTRA RINSE - EXTRA WASH - EXTRA RINSE +EXTRA WASH - DR Y ONL Y[WASH/DR Y] • If the laundry is heavily soiled, "EXTRA WASH" course is effective. • This option can be used to add a rinse for people with sensitive skin. Selecting the EXTRA RINSE button is also recommended when washing heavily soiled fabrics which needs a lot of detergent, or when the wash load contains towelling fabrics that have a greater tendency to retain detergent. If lamp turns on, that function has been selected. • EXTRA WASH is available in SANITARY, COTTON and PERM. PRESS. The required lamp will light upJbr identification. • DRY ONLY option can be used when you want to only dry without any other programs such as wash, spin, etc. • Select any of the programs SANITARY COTTON, PERM. PRESS, RINSE+SPIN in WASH/DRY and then DRY ONLY by pressing the optionbutton. • Press TEMP, to cycle through the temperature choices, • Select a water temperature based on the type of load you are washing. Use the warmest water safe for fabrics, Follow garment label instructions. • Warm dnses leave the loads • By pressing the SPIN button, the spin rpm can be chosen, -RINSE HOLD _ w,_v_ w_oLo _ Tec_._u_ - NO SPIN SPIN TEMe - 400 - 800 -1000 -1400 dryer than cold rinses, Warm rinses increase wrinkling, In cold climates, a warm rinse makes the load mere comfortable to handle. Cold rinses save energy. • Warm rinses are regulated at approximately 75 _F (24 _C), This is a cooler warm rinse than you are used to, but it saves energy and gives proper rinsing, The load is a comfortable temperature remove from the washer, • Spin rpm is available according to the program as foltuws. [Wash Programs] - SANITARY & COTTON & RINSE+SPIN 800--)1000-.)1400-.)Rinse HOld-.)NoSpin.-.)400 - PERM. PRESS 800,--)1000-.)Rinse Holri-YNo Spin,--)400 - WOOL/SILK • Water temperature can be selected as below according to the program, - SANITARY HOT/COLD - COTTON WARM/COLD "i) WARM/WARM-)HOT/COLD 400,--)800.-.)1000.-.)RinseHold.-.)No Spin [Wash/Dry Programs] - SANITARY & COTTON & RINSE+SPIN 1400-.)800-.)1000 -.) TAP COLD/COLD-.) COLD/COLD - PERM. PRESS 1000-) 800 - PERM. PRESS WARM/COLD-)WARM/WAR-)TAP COLD/COLD-)COLD/COLD - WOOL/SILK & RINSE+SPIN COLD/COLD -') WARM/COLD --) WARM/WARM-)TAP COLD/COLD Selected temperature's lamp turns on, For the more detailed information,ple_e refer to thepage12. • If NO SPIN is selected, the washer stops after draining water, The required lamp will light up for identification. TemperatureGuide Wash Water Temperature Suggested Fabdc_ Hot Whitesanti pasteis 111_F (_ C) or above Heavy anti greasy solts Warm Bright colors 90_-110_F (3Z- 43_C) Moderateto light solIs Cold Colo_ that bleed or fade 70_-90_F (21_-3Z C) Light soils Inwash water temperatures colder than 70" F (21' C), detergents do not dissolve weU,Soils may be difficultto remove. • [s selected by pressing the SPIN button repeatedly this function leaves clothes in the washer; suspended in the water after a rinse without entedng into spin, • To proceed through to a drain or spin, once the rinse hold function is completed using to program dial scroll to the required program, (Spin or Pump) The required lamp will light up for identOTcadon. If you choose to lock the buttonson the control assemblyto preventtampering,this functionmay be selected. •ChildLockcanbe setby pressingandholdingthe SPINbuttonandTIMEDELAYbutton simultaneousl SPIN T_MEDEALY Preparingwashing beJorestarting "Time Delay" - Turnon the water tap. - Load laundryand close the door. - Placethe detergent and fabric softenerin the drawer. • Howto set "TIME Whenchildlock is set,all buttonsare inoperable. •TodeactivateChildLocksystem,pressandhold theSPINandTIMEDELAYbutton simultaneously again. •Tochangeto thedesiredprogram,whilstin child lockmode. 1. PressandholdbothSPINandTIMEDELAY togetheronceagain, Z. PresstheSTART/PAUSE button. 3.Selectthedesiredprogramandpressthe START/PAUSE buttonagain. DELAY" - Press POWER button. - Turn the PROGRAMdial to select the programyou require. - Press TIME DELAYbutton and set the desired time. - Press the START/PAUSEbutton. (":" blinks.) • If TIME DELAYbutton is pressed,"3:00" is displayed.The maximumdelayedtime is 19:00 hoursand the minimumtime is 3:00 hours. • Each pressingof the button advanceson time delay by one hour. • To cancel the timedelay, pressthe POWERbutton. • TIME DELAY is 'expected time' from the present to the completion of washing cycle or selected process (Wash, Rinse or Spin). •Thechildlockcanbesetat anytimeandit is automatically canceledwhenoperational errors occur.AIsoChildLockworkswhenpowerisoff. • According to the condition of water supply and temperature, the delayed time and the actual washing time may vary. • This washer-dryer's automatic process from washing to drying can be selected easily. A,_O _y t_E_Y o_ • For most even drying, make sure all articles in the clothes load are similar in material and thickness. • Do not overload dryer by stuffing too many articles into drum, Items must be able to tumble freely. • If you open door and remove load before dryer has finished its cycle, remember to press the START/PAUSE button. • Your dryer can handle a load of up to 84/5Ibs.(4kg) dry weight of articles. • When loading,shake out each handfulof clothesso that they can tumble freely. Items should not be loaded in a tangled condition, as this will lengthenthe drying time. Woolen Articles - Do not tumble dry woolen articles. Pull them to their original shape, and dry them flat. Woven and LoopknitMaterials • Use your Automatic Cycles to dry most loads. Electronic sensors measure the temperature of the exhaust to increase or decrease drying temperatures for faster reaction time and tigher temperature control, • If a load is not as dry as you like, complete drying using a time cycle. - Somewoven and Ioopknitmaterialsmay shrink, byvarying amounts,dependingon their quality. - Always stretch them out immediatelyafter drying. PermanentPress and Synthetics - Do not overloadyour dryer • By pressing the DRY button, the drying time can he selected. • These drying times are given as a guide to help you set your dryer for manual drying. Drying times can vary greatly depending on dampness, room temperature and type of fabric and your own experience will be your best guide, • AUTO (NORMAL) Cotton 84/5Ibs. (4.0 kg) • TIME DRY From15rm. to150rnin.eslestable 15min,isaddedbypressing DRYbutton. 30 rain. Cotton 21/5Ibs, (1.0 kg) 60 rain. Cotton43/7 Ibs, (2.0 kg) 150 min, Co,on 65/8Ibs, (3.0 kg) The Estimated drying time varies from the actual drying time with an Automatic. The type of fabric, size of the load, and the dryness selected affect drying time. - Take out permanent press articlesan soon as the dryer stopsto reducewrinkles. Fiber or Leather Materials - Always check the manufacture'sinstructions. Baby Clothes and Night Gowns - Always check the manufacture'sinstructions. Rubber and Plastics - Do not dry any itemsmade from or containing rubber or plastics,such as: a) aprons, bibs, chair covers b) curtains and tablecloths c) bathmats Fiberglass - Do not dry fiberglassarticles in your dryer. Glass particlesleft in the dryer could be picked up by your clothesthe next time you use the dryer and irritate your skin. START/PAUSE • This START/PAUSE button is used to start wash cycle or pause the wash cycle • 9 programs are available according to the laundry type • Lamp will light up to indicate selected program • If temporary stop of wash cycle is needed, press the START/PAUSE button • When in Pause, the power is turned off automatically after 4 minutes • When START/PAUSE button is pressed, the Cotton program is automatically selected • NB. The door will not open before 1 to 2 minutes when Pause is selected, or at the end of the wash cycle - By turning the Program dial, the program is selected in order of "COTTON--> PERM PRESS->WOOL/SILK-> RINSE+SPIN->÷RINSE+SPIN-> ÷PERM PRESS->÷COTTON-> ÷SAN ITARY->SANITARY" [ ÷:WASH/DRY] Regarding to the laundry type for eaeh program Please refer W the page12. [WASH] IWASH/DR Y] -RINSE+SPIN -RINSE+SPIN -WOOUSILK -PERM. PRESS -PERM. PRESS -COITON -COTTON -SANITARY -SANITARY • Press the Power button to turn power on and off • To cancel the TIME DELAY function, the Power button should be pressed • When the Power button is pressed, the washer is ready for Cotton program • If you want to advance into the washing cycle without changing the program, just press START/PAUSE button and then the washer will proceed lnitial program - Cotton Program, Main Normal Rinse, 800rpm, wash, Warm/Cold • When washing cycle is completed, "End "is displayed on the "Multi display'. • When child lock is selected, the ,,t.t. r _ ,, is displayed. • When time delay is selected, it shows the remaining times to finish the selected program. • During washing cycle, the remaining washing time is displayed. • Recommended program by manufacturer. [WASH] - SANITARY : Approx.1 hourand37 minutes • If the washer encounters a fault during operation, the associated fault will be displayed. "PE": Water pressure sensing error "FE" : Problem ofoverfilling water "dE" : Door is not closed - COTTON:Approx.1hourand22 minutes - PERM.PRESS:Approx.1 hourand 17minutes - WOOL/SILK : Approx.56minutes - RINSE+SPIN : Approx.32 minutes "LE ": Over load in motor. [WASH/DRY] - SANITARY :Approx.4 hoursand46 minutes "rE ": Over load in motor. - COTTON:Approx.4 hoursand31minutes ",'E": Water inlet trouble - PERM.PRESS:Approx.4 hoursand 25 minutes "OE": Drainage trouble "UE" : Unbalanced load "/_ E ": water temperature trouble "dHE ": Dry heater or thermostat trouble If these error letters are displayed, please refer to the troubleshootingpage26 and follow the guide. - RINSE+SPIN : Approx.3 hoursand 41 minutes • The washing time may vary by the amount of laundry, water pressure, water temperature and other washing conditions. • If an unbalanced load is detected or if the suds removing program operates, the wash time may be extended. (Max. increasing time is 45minutes.) • Whendryingcycleis completed, "Cd" [COOLDOWN]is displayedontheMulti display. • The COOL DOWN is setting automatically when a drying cycle is complete. • When you are not remove a load of clothes from the dryer as soon as it stops, wrinkles can form. • The COOL DOWN operating periodically tumbles, rearranges and fluffs the load to avoid wrinkles without heat for up to 4 hours. • The "Cd " message will continue to display until the clothes are removed or the START/PAUSE button is pressed. It is impossible to give exact drying times. Conditions from home to home vary and directly affect drying times. The length of time it takes to dry loads will depend on several variables. • These cycles have a longer cool down period to reduce wrinkling. • The automatic cycle will determine the time needed and often provides the best results. • Modifiers allow you to further customize your cycles and save energy. -_ Beforecleaningthe washerinterior,unplugthe electrical powercordto avoid electricalshock to avoid electricalshock hazards. ÷ When disposingof the appliance,cut offthe mainscable, anddestroythe plug Disablethe door lockto preventyoung childrenbeingtrappedinside. • The water inlet filter -"/E "error message will blink on the control panel when water does not enter the detergent drawer. - If your water is very hard or contains traces of lime deposit, the water inlet filter may become clogged. It is therefore a good idea to clean it from time to time. 1. Turn off the water tap. 2. Unscrew the water inlet hose. 3. Clean the filter using a hard bristle brush. 4. Tighten up the inlet hose. • The drain pump filter -.'.te Thedrainfilter collectsthreadsandsmallobjectsleft in thelaundry. Checkregularlythatthe filteriscleanto ensuresmoothrunningof yourmachine. _,CAUTION Firstdrain usingthe drain hose and thenopen the pumpfilter to remove whateveranythreads or objects. Be carefulwhen drainingif the water is hot. ÷ Allowthe water to cool down beforecleaningthe drain pump,carryingout emergency emptyingor openingthe door in an emergency. 1. Open the lower cover cap (_:) by using a coin. Turn the drain plug (_) to pull out the hose. 2. Unplugthe drain plug (_4), allowingthe water to flow out. At thistime use a vessel to prevent water flowing on to the floor. When water does not flow any more, turn the pump filter (_) open to the left. 3. Remove out any foreign material from the pump filter (Z_.).After cleaning, turn the pump filter (13) clockwiseand insert the drain plug ( 2.)to the original place. close the lower cover cap. • Dispenser drawer After a while detergents and fabric softeners leave a deposit in the drawer. • It should be cleaned from time to time with a jet of running water. • If necessary it can be removed completely from the machine by pressing the catch downward and by pulling it out. • To facilitate cleaning, the upper part of the fabric softener compartment can be removed. • The drawer recess Detergent can also accumulate insidethe recess which should be cleaned occasionally with an old toothbrush. • Once you have finished cleaning, replace the drawer and run a rinse cycle without laundry. • The washing drum • If you live in a hard water area, limescale may continuously build up in places where it cannot be seen and thus not easily removed. Over time the build up of scale clogs appliances, and if it is not kept in check these may have to be replaced. • Although the washing drum is made of Stainless steel, specks of rust can be caused by small metal articles (paper clips, safety pins) which have been left in the drum. • The washing drum should be cleaned from time to time. • If you use descaling agents, dyes or bleaches, make sure they are suitable for washing machine use. Descaler may contain chemicals that may damage part of your washing machine. Remove any spots with a stainless steel cleaning agent. Never use steel wool. • Cleaning your washer 1. Exterior Proper care of your washer can extend its life. The outside of the machinecan be cleanedwith warm water and a neutralnon abrasive householddetergent. Immediatelywipe off any spills. Wipe with damp cloth. Try not to hitsurface with sharpobjects. ÷ IMPORTANT:Do not use methylatedspirits, diluents or similar products. 2. Interior Dry aroundthe washer door opening,flexible gasket and door glass. Run washer througha completecycle using hot water. Repeat processif necessary. Remove hard water deposits using only cleaners labeled aswasher safe. • Cold condition If the washer is stored in an area where freezing may occur or moved in freezing temperatures,follow these instructionsto preventdamage to the washer: 1. Turn off water supply tap. 2. Disconnecthoses from water supply and drain water from hoses. 3. Plug electricalcord into a properlygrounded electricaloutlet. 4. Add lgallon(3.8L) of nontoxicrecreationalvehicle(RV)antifreeze intoan emptywash drum. Close the door. 5. Set spin cycle and let washer spin for 1minuteto drain out all water. Not all of the RV antifreezewill be expelled. 6. Unplugelectricalpowercord, dry the drum interior,and close the door. 7. Removedispenser drawer, drain and dry excessivewater from the compartments. 8. Store washer in an uprightposition. 9. To removeantifreezefrom washer after storage, run empty washer througha completecycle usingdetergent.Do not add wash load. ÷ Thiswashingmachineis equippedwith automaticsafetyfunctions which detectanddiagnosefaults at an early stage andreactappropriately. Whenthe machinedoes notfunction properlyor doesnotfunctionat all, checkthe followingpoints beforeyoucontactyour serviceprovider. Rattling and clanking noise • Foreign objects such as coins or safety pins maybe in drum or pump. Stop washer and check drum and drain filter. If noise continues after washer is restarted, call your authorized service centre. Thumping sound • Heavy wash loads may produce a thumping sound. This is usually normal If sound continues, washer is probably out of balance. Stop and redistribute wash load. Vibrating noise • Have all the transit bolts and packing been removed? • Are all the feet resting firmly on the ground? If not removed during installation, refer to Installation guide for removing transit bolts. Wash load may be unevenly distributed in drum. Stop washer and rearrange wash load. Waterleaks. • Fill hoses or drain hose are loose at tap or washer. Check and tighten hose connections. • House drain pipes are clogged. Unclog drain pipe. Contact plumber if necessary. Too much detergent or unsuitable detergent may cause excessive foaming which may result inwater leaks. Oversudsing Water does not enter washer or it enters slowly Water in the washer does not drain or drains slowly. • Water supply is not adequate in area. Check another tap in the house. • Water supply tap is not completely open. Fully open tap. • Water inlet hose(s) are kinked. Straighten hose(s), • The filter of the inlet hose(s) are clogged. Check the filter of the inlet hose(s). • Drain hose is kinked or clogged. Clean and straighten the drain hose. • The drain filter is clogged. Clean the drain filter. Washer does notstart •Electrical power cordmaynot beplugged inorconnection maybeloose. •House fuseblown, circuit breaker tripped,or apower outage hasoccurred. •Water supply tapisnotturned Make sure plug fits tightly in wall outlet. Reset circuit breakeror replacefuse Do not increasefuse capacity If problemis a circuitoverload, have it correctedby a qualified electrician Turn on water supply tap on. Washer won't spin ÷ Check that the door is firmly shut Close the door and press the Start/Pause button After pressing the Start/Pausebutton, it may take a few momentsbefore the clothes washer begins to spin The door must lock beforespin can be achieved Door does notopen Once started,the door can not be opened for safety reasons Wait one or two minutes before opening the door to give the electric locking mechanismtime to release Wash cycle time delayed The washingtime may vary by the amount of laundry, water pressure,water temperature and other using conditions If the imbalanceis detected or if the suds removingprogram works, the wash time shall be increased Dryproblem • Does not dry Do not overload Check that the washer is draining properly to extract adequatewater from th load Clothes load is too small to tumble properly Add a few towels • Water supply is not adequate in area • Water supply taps are not completely open, • Water inlet hose(s) are kinked, • The filter of the inlet hose(s) are clogged. Check another tap in the house, Fully open tap. • Drain hose is kinked or clogged, • The drain filter is clogged. Clean and straighten the drain hose, Clean the drain filter, • Load is too small, • Load is out of balance. Add 1 or 2 similar items to help balance the load. • The appliance has an unbalance detection and correction system. If individual heavy articlos are loaded (ex. bath mat, both robe, arc,), this system may stop spinning or even interrupt the spin cycle altogether, • If the laundry is still too wet at the end of the cycle, add smaller articles of laundry to balance the load and repeat the spin cycle. Rearrange load to allow proper spinning Straighten hose(s), Check the filter of the inlet hose(s), Close the door. • Is the door opened? ÷ If "alE"is not released, call for service, Unplug the power plug and call for service, • Water overfills due to the faulty water valve, • Water level sensor has malfunctioned. Close the water tap, Unplug the power plug. Call for service, • Over load in motor. • Over load in motor. • Checkwatersupply. Turn the tap on. If 'dHE" is not released, unplug power plug and call for service. O P/No.: 3828ER3021A LG Electronics Inc.