LG GC-154SQS Owner’s Manual

LG GC-154SQS Owner’s Manual
P/NO.3828JS8023T
FRIDGE-FREEZER
User's Guide
Please read this User's Guide
before
operating
and
reference at all times.
keep
it
carefully
handy for
Table of Contents
Introduction
Important safety
Instruction
4
Important Warnings
of the old
Disposal
appliance
packing of new appliance
Installation
Operation
Identification of Parts
7
Location
8
Electrical Connection
9
Starting
9
Storing
food
10
storage
Making
Ice
10
Care and
maintenance
Defrosting
11
Cleaning
12
General Information
13
shooting
for
saving Energy
14
shooting
15
How to Reverse the Door
17
Door handle
18
Tips
Trouble
6
on
Suggestion
food
6
&
Trouble
To Reverse the
Doors
3
Introduction
The
appliance
is suitable for
It is restricted for household
storing
the frozen
goods.
If it is used for industrial
use.
or
commercial purpose, observe the related regulations firmly. If
using other purpose or misuse, the manufacturer is not
responsible for the damages of
Ignoring
occasion.
the recommendations for environmental
make your
Important Safety
This
Precaution
use
will
appliance consume higher energy.
fridge-freezer
must be
Instruction
properly
installed and
located in accordance with the Installation
Instruction before it is used.
unplug your fridge-freezer by pulling on the
power cord. Always grip plug firmly and pull straight
Never
out from the outlet.
moving your appliance away from the wall,
be careful not to roll over or damage the power
cord.
When
After your fridge-freezer is in operation, do not
touch the cold surfaces in the freezer compartment,
particularly when hands are damp or wet. Skin may
adhere to these
extremely
Pull out the power
cold surfaces.
plug prior
to
cleaning
the
fridge-
freezer.
Never
damage, severely bend, pull out,
or
twist the
power cord because power cord damage may cause a
fire or electronic shock. Never place glass products in the
freezer because
they may
be broken when their inner
contents are frozen.
Don't
If
use an
possible,
connect the
fridge-freezer
to its own
individual electrical outlet to prevent it and other
appliances or household lights from causing an overload.
extension cord
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Introduction
Important Safety
Accessibility of
Supply Plug
The
supply plug of the refrigerator-freezer should be
placed in easy accessible position for quick disconnection
in emergency.
Supply Cord
Replacement
w
Instruction
If the
supply
cord is
manufacturer
it must be
damaged,
its service agent or
person in order to avoid a hazard.
Danger
or
a
replaced by the
similarly qualified
Risk of child entrapment.
Before you throw away your old
refrigerator or freezer:
Take off the doors.
Leave the shelves in
place so
that children may not
easily
climb inside.
In the event of
Grounding
(Earthing)
electric short circuit,
grounding (earthing)
by providing an escape
wire for the electric current. In order to prevent possible
electric shock, this appliance must be grounded. Improper
use of the grounding plug can result in an electric shock.
an
reduces the risk of electric shock
Consult a qualified electrician or service person if the
grounding instructions are not completely understood,
you have doubts on whether the appliance is properly
grounded.
w
Warning
or
if
w Keep ventilation openings, in the appliance enclosure
or in the built-in structure, clear of obstruction.
w Do not
use
mechanical devices or other
accelerate the
means to
defrosting process, other than
recommended by the manufacturer.
those
w Do not damage the refrigerant circuit.
w Do not
use
electrical
appliances inside the food storage
appliance, unless they are of the
by the manufacturer.
compartments of the
type recommended
w The refrigerant and insulation blowing gas used in the
appliance require special disposal procedures.
disposal, please consult with service agent or
similarly qualified person.
At
5
a
Introduction
Important Warnings
w Important
Warnings
The appliance is not intended for use by young children
or infirm persons without supervision.
?Young Children should be supervised
do not play with appliance.
?
to ensure that
they
If the
appliance is supplied from a cord extension set or an
portable outlet device, the cord extension set on
electrical portable outlet device must be positioned so that
it is not subject to splashing or ingress of moisture.
electrical
Disposal of the old appliance
packing of new appliance
Disposal
&
The old
appliance whose life has expired should be
destroyed in order to make it safe prior to disposal. Take
out power plugs, separate connection wires and remove
or destroy all springs, latches or bolting, to prevent
children from being trapped during play.
of the old
appliance
For environmental
protection, old refrigerators should be
disposed
by professional disposition agency. If you
have any question, please consult with the local sale
agency or local authority.
off
Disposal of
packing of new
appliance
a
All
packing materials used
environment-friendly.
Matters
concerning
PE
:
Polyethylene
PS
:
Formed
for this
material
--
Foil
appliance
are as
follows:
pocket
or
are
for
packing
made of foamed
objects
CFC-FREE polystyrene
PP
Take back offer
This
:
Strapping tape
appliance
made of
contains fluid
polypropylene
(refrigerant, lubricant)
made of parts and materials which
are
and is
reusable and/or
recyclable.
All the
important
materials should be sent to the
collection center of waste material and
can
after rework
please
(recycling).
with the local agency.
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For take back,
be reused
contact
Identification of Parts
NOTE
This is
subject
7
a
basic model. The
to
change.
shape
of
refrigerator
is
Installation
Location
This
is suitable for
appliance
using
at ambient
temperature between +16°C and +38°C. If the ambient
temperature drops below +16°C, it is possible that the
freezing foods in the freezer compartment are thawed
because the temperature of the freezer gets warm.
We recommend that the
refrigerator be installed at a dry
place. Make sure that the appliance is
direct sunlight or placed in vicinity of a
and well ventilated
not
source
such
as
make
impossible,
or
to
exposed
heat
at least the
stove, heaters, radiator. If it is
use
of
following
an
adequate plate (not asbestos)
minimum distance must be
secured.
from
a
Gas
from oil
or
electric cooker
coal-fired stoves
or
from another
:
:
3cm
30cm
refrigerating appliance
:
2cm
NOTE
Place
even,
on a
flat and firm
adjust
at the front
flooring. If the floor is not
by using the leveling screw
the feet
edge of
the cabinet.
If the front is slightly
can
8
close
more
higher
easily.
than the rear, the door
Installation
Electrical connection
This
appliance
should be connected to the mains AC
220~240V 50 Hz. You must connect this
,
appliance only
grounding complying with the
only an approved expert should
to the power socket with
related
regulations and
appliance.
install this
Operation
Starting
Before
hours,
stabilizes and
When the
on
it on, leave the appliance standing for
that the circulation of the refrigerant
switching
at least 2
no
so
operating problems occur.
appliance powers on,
the initial state
displayed
LED is "-18°C".
Button K1
(Defrost):
Press button K1 for three seconds the first time, indicator "-", "°C",
"h" shut off, compressor stop running and the value displayed on
LED is"OF". Press button K1 for three seconds the second time
indicator "-", "°C", "h" display normally, compressor
normally and LED displays the initial state.
Button K2
,
running
(Quick freezing):
Press butoon K2 for the first time, indicator "-", "°C"shut off,
indicator "h" light on and initial freezing time displayed is"3h".
Press button K2 for the second time the
freezing time displayed
freezing time
is "2h". Press button K2 for the third time the
displayed is "1h".
3 hours according
The compressor will
to the freezing time
ren
from 1hour to
displayed
on
LED.
Press button K2 for the fourth time, the indicators will
the state before quick freeze.
Button K3
recover
(Temperature regulation):
continuously, the provided temperature
will
be
from -14°C to -24°C circularly.
displayed
Press button K3
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Suggestion on food storage
Storing
food
Opening the door often
long time, increases the
or
keeping
the door
opened
a
inside temperature. This causes
the storage life and flavor of the foods to reduce, and
increases the energy consumption.
NOTE
Do not touch
deep-frozen
You could get chilblains
Make
sure
foods that
are
foods with wet hands.
your hands.
on
not frozen do not touch the
frozen foods. The frozen foods may melt.
The
-
materials suitable for
packing
Polyethylene bags,
The suitable
-
refrigerating
Plastic foil,
wrapping
materials
freezing
the foods are
containers.
are
Rubber band, Plastic clips, attaching tape,
Before sealing, get rid of air from packing
The remained air makes the
You
freeze foods
can
string.
bags and foil.
storing foods dry.
quickly when packing is level.
compartment. They may
Do
not store bottles in freezer
break when frozen.
Making
Ice
To make ice cubes, fill ice
tray 3/4 full with water and
place
it
on
the bottom of the
freezer compartment.
To
remove
twist
To
s
Tip
remove
before
10
ice cubes, hold the ice tray at its ends and
gently.
ice cubes
twisting.
easily,
run
water on the
tray
Care and Maintenance
Defrosting
Defrosting
the
fridge compartment
When the freezer is working, frost is formed at the
rear wall of the fridge compartment and melts
automatically when the compressor stops.
Defrosting
the freezer compartment
Humidity forms frost or ice in the freezer compartment
appliance is working or when the freezer door
is opened. The thick ice and frost decrease cool air and
increase the energy consumption.
while the
Defrost Ice Layer
If the freezer compartment is
heavily iced, defrost
as
follows.
-
Remove the frozen food, wrap in newspaper and store
a cool place.
in
-
Leave the door open, and
wipe
out water with a
sponge.
-
Dry the freezer compartment thoroughly,
appliance, and replace frozen foods.
It is
s
T ip
turn on the
helpful to place a saucepan with hot water
freezing room in order to assist defrost.
inside
of the
NOTE
Never
place
electrical devices in the
for defrost. Take
for
care
when
refrigerator
using defrosting sprays
assisting defrosting. These sprays include
containing explosive gas, or harmful for
synthesis or human health.
substances
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Care and Maintenance
Cleaning
Always remove plugs or Switch off supply before
cleaning.
Do not use sharp objects (such as knife, screwdriver)
which could break refrigerant circuit resulting in
Warning
environmental and health risks.
Never use steam cleaner or steam pressure cleaner since
hot steam may damage refrigerator surface and electrical
devices. Never use sand, abrasive detergent, acid or
chemical solvent.
?
?
The freezer compartment should be cleaned at least
once a month.
The most
appropriate
compartment is
?
Clean
a
time for
time after
refrigerator including
cleaning of
defrosting.
inside devices with clothes
lukewarm water. You may
detergent for tableware.
or
?
the freezer
use
commercial
Frequently clean the water drain inlet on the inside rear
refrigerator. Clean the drain inlet using objects
like a toothpick so that the drain inlet is not clogged.
Care should be taken so that cleaning water does not
side of
overflows in the drain tub.
Regularly clean the heat exchanger on the rear side of
refrigerator using a smooth brush so that accumulations
of dusts and residues. Do not disrupt expansion from the
inside and cause increased energy consumption.
Any damage
leading
to the heat
exchanger or other events
refrigerant to the
to the exposure of the
environment, should be avoided because of
potential
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environment and health risks.
Care and Maintenance
General information
Going
When you plan to be away for an extended period,
remove all food, disconnect the power cord, clean the
interior thoroughly, and leave the door OPEN to prevent
away
odor formation.
Most power failures
Power failure
are
corrected in
an
hour
or
two and
will not affect your refrigerator temperatures. However,
you should minimize the number of door openings while
the power is OFF.
duration, place
a
During power failures of longer
dry ice on top of your frozen
block of
packages.
If you
refrigerator or securely fasten
damaging the leveling screw,
Remove all items inside the
move
all loose items. To avoid
turn them all the way into the base.
Anti-condensation
?
The Anti-condensation
pipe
is
installed around the front side
pipe
of
fridge-freezer
dewing.
?
Especially after
to
prevent
installation
or
when ambient temperature is
high, the fridge-freezer may
feel hot, which is
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quite
normal.
Anti-Condensation
Pipe
Care and Maintenance
Tips
-
saving Energy
After
on
-
for
moving
again.
Do not
place
the
appliance,
the
appliance
allow 2 hours to turn
radiator, stove,
near
If ambient temperature is
the compressor will run longer.
-
and heat
sources.
Place the
appliance
room.
-
-
Do not
on a
cool and well ventilated
Do not expose to direct
keep
Do not
the door
place
appliance. Please
warm
high,
opened
food and
sunlight.
too
long.
beverages
in
cool down first otherwise
the steam from hot foodstuffs would contribute
icing up of the evaporator unit; and the
cooling period should be as short as possible, for
health and hygiene reasons.
to the
-
Do not set the temperature of
appliance
lower than
needed.
-
-
Place the
deep-frozen
fridge.
They can
be used for
cooling
thawing
the
Replace magnetic door gasket of
properly functioning.
not
14
foods for
into the
fridge.
the door if it is
Trouble
Before
calling
It may
save
for
service,
check this list.
you both time and expense.
This list includes
that
common occurrences
the result of defective
this
Shooting
workmanship
are
not
materials in
or
appliance.
Possible Causes
Problem
Fridge-Freezer
operate
?
Power
plug
may be
unplugged from
the electric
outlet.
does not
Plug
?
it in
securely.
House fuse has blown
or
circuit breaker has
tripped.
Check and/or
?
Check house
Vibration
or
Rattling
or
?
Abnormal Noise
temperature
inside the refrigerator
even
15
by rotating
the
leveling
Unnecessary objects placed
fridge-freezer.
?
Too
?
is too cold
lights.
?
frequent
a
or
heat
too
long
screw.
in the back side of the
door
openings.
Fridge-Freezer.
A large quantity of food was placed inside
fridge compartment.
There is
The
and reset circuit breaker.
The floor on which the fridge-freezer is installed
may be uneven or the fridge-freezer may be
unstable.
Make it
Temperature of foods
inside refrigerator is
not cold enough
replace fuse
Power cut.
source near
The electronic controller is
low figure.
setting
to
the
extremely
Trouble
Shooting
Possible Causes
Problem
Fridge
has odor
Moisture forms
on
cabinet surface
16
?
Foods with strong odors should be
covered or wrapped
?
Check for
?
Interior needs
?
Refer to
?
This
tightly
spoiled food
cleaning
"Cleaning Section"
phenomenon is likely to
Wipe it with a dry towel
occur
in
a
wet space.
To Reverse the Doors
How to Reverse the Door
Your
refrigerator is designed with a reversible door, so
you may open from either left or right. It is best to
reposition the door hinge as necessary at the outset since
it is inconvenient to do so later.
To change the door hinge please refer to the diagram
below and proceed as follows.
Precaution
1. First
unplug
the
appliance.
2. Remove foods and accessories like shelves
which are not fixed in the refrigerator.
3.
trays
Carefully lay the appliance on a cushion like packing
material to avoid the damage of refrigeration circuit.
4. Use '+' driver
or
spanner to fix
1. Unscrew the 2xBOLTS , then
2. Remove the LEG
3.
or
Gently pull
or remove
remove
the
the bolts.
hinge (L) .
.
the door downwards to
remove
it.
4. Before
refitting the door, swap the Hinge Cap
by pulling
it out from its current location and repositioning it on the
other side of the door. Care should be taken not to
the
adjacent
5. Unscrew the
opposite
4
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surfaces when
removing
Upper Hinge pin (U)
side hole.
4
the
and
damage
Hinge Cap.
screw
it into the
To Reverse the Doors
How to Reverse the Door
refitting the door, fix the Lower Hinge(L)
opposite side by using 2xBOLTS.
6. After
7. Fix the
8.
NOTE
in the
Leg.
Carefully place the appliance in an upright position.
Adjust the Leveling screw to make sure the appliance
is steady and check that the door opens and closes
properly.
In case of applying Reversible door, when you close
the door with excessive force, there could be the case
that the door doesn't close because of Reaction
force. Please ascertain if the door closes
Door handle
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properly.
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