LG | GR-151SSF | LG GR-151SF Owner’s Manual

THIS REFRIGERATOR IS MANUFACTURED WITH GREAT CARE, AND UTILIZES THE
LATEST IN TECHNOLOGY.
WE ARE CONFIDENT THAT YOU WILL BE FULLY SATISFIED WITH IT'S PERFORMANCE
AND RELIABILITY.
BEFORE YOU START YOUR REFRIGERATOR, PLEASE READ THIS BOOKLET CAREFULLY.
IT PROVIDES EXACT INSTRUCTIONS FOR
MAINTENANCE,
INSTALLATION, OPERATION AND
AND ALSO SUPPLIES SOME USEFUL HINTS.
INSTALLATION
1. Select
a
good location.
refrigerator where
Place your
2. Avoid
placing the unit
sunlight or moisture.
near
5. Clean your
it is easy to
heat sources, direct
6. Install accessories such
to
The
the
If
refrigerator
and 2 inches
or
vibrations, the unit
compensate for
tray, shelf, etc.,
the
unevenness
screw
Your
to
of the floor.
slightly higher than the rear
closing.
Leveling screw can be turned easily by tipping
the cabinet slightly.
Turn the leveling screw clockwise to raise the
to aid in door
to lower it.
3
on
the
cooling.
refrigerator is now ready
ensure
The front should be
unit, counterclockwise
(or plug) to the
appliances on
refrigerator
Check the flow of cold air
must be level.
leveling
cord
on
for 2
or
hours.
should be elevated 1 inch from
required, adjust
supply
8. Prior to use, leave your
floor, especially if it is carpeted.
4. To avoid
ice
outlet. Don't double up with other
the same outlet.
from the wall.
refrigerator
as
places.They are packed together
prevent possible damage during shipment.
7. Connect the power
If your refrigerator is placed in a recessed area
in the wall, allow at least a 10 inch or greater
more
off
in their proper
3. There must be proper air circulation around your
refrigerator to keep it operating efficiently.
clearance above the
refrigerator thoroughly and wipe
during shipping.
all dust accumulated
use.
evaporator
proper
for
use.
to
3
FEATURE CHART
Evaporator
Drip Tray
Collects water
during
defrosting
Ice
Tray
Thermostat Dial
For
controlling the temperature
refrigerator.
in the
Shelves
Magnetic
Door Seal
Door Rack
Crisper
or
& Glass lid
P.V.C Bar
For fruits and
(Optional)
vegetables.
Leveling
4
Screw
OPERATION
STARTING
When your
first
prior
food.
If
to
refrigerator is
filling it with fresh
operation
is
interrupted,
installed, allow it
allow
a
5 minute
2-3 hours to stabilize at normal
delay
before
operating temperature
restarting.
TEMPERATURE CONTROL
Your
the
6
57
4
Initially,
8
3
on
the
To
remove
0
cubes, fill the ice tray with
water and
place
it
evaporator.
ice
cubes, hold the tray
at its ends and twist
gently.
TIP
To
remove
before
ice cubes
easily,
control that let you
run
water on the
tray
twisting.
5
regulate
temperatures, adjust the control to a
and for warmer temperatures, adjust
the control to
ICE MAKING
To make ice
a
set the control at '6'.
For colder
10
1
has
higher number,
9
2
refrigerator
temperature in the refrigerator.
a
lower number.
OPERATION
DEFROSTING
It is necessary to regularly defrost your refrigerator in order to ensure efficient operation.
The frost on the surface of the evaporator should not exceed a quarter of an inch(6mm) before
defrosting.
To
defrost,
turn the control to '0'.
Before you start the
proper
position.
When
defrosting
is
defrosting operation,
completed,
Turn the control dial to
a
CAUTION: Never
remove
remove
the
desired
position.
use
sharp
from the
any
or
food from the
evaporator and place the drip tray in its
drip tray, empty water, dry
metallic instruments to
and
remove
put it back
ice, frost
to its normal
or
ice
position.
tray
evaporator.
SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE
STORING FOOD
Storing fresh food in the refrigerator,
maintaining its freshness and flavor.
Do not store food which goes bad
Allow hot food to cool
to
higher
prior
to
and how food is frozen and thawed is
easily
at low
storing. Placing
temperatures, such
hot food in the
factor in
bananas, pineapples, and melons.
refrigerator
storing, wrap food in vinyl, or place in a covered container.
evaporating, and helps food to keep its taste and nutrients.
Do not open the door
temperatures to rise.
Do not store bottles
frequently. Opening
on
the
evaporator
-
the door lets
they
could
spoil
other
food, and lead
warm
This
air enter the
prior to refrigeration. Vegetables and fruits should
wiped clean, to prevent adjacent food from spoiling.
making compartment
is for
making
ice
prevents moisture from
refrigerator, causing
may break when frozen.
clean food
food should be
Ice
important
electric bills!
When
Always
as
an
only.
6
be washed and
wiped,
and
packed
CLEANING
It is
that your refrigerator be kept clean to
undesirable odors. Spilled food should be
INTERIOR
important
prevent
wiped up immediately, since it may acidify
stain plastic surfaces if allowed to settle.
Never
use
metallic
abrasive cleaners
or
strong
with
coarse
alkaline solutions
Regular cleaning
a
baking
soda solution. Rinse and
WARNING
Before you clean, however, remember that damp
objects will stick or adhere to extremely cold
surfaces. Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet
Always
prior
EXTERIOR
power cord from the wall
cleaning in the vicinity of
remove
outlet
or
to
electrical
parts. Wipe up excess moisture with
sponge or cloth to prevent water or liquid
from getting into any electrical part and
hands.
a
-
Use
a
lukewarm solution of mild soap
causing
to clean the durable finish of your
detergent
refrigerator. Wipe
then dry.
or
dry.
on
any surface.
damp
of the interior and
parts is recommended. Disconnect the
power supply, and remove food and shelves, trays
etc. Wash all compartment and shelves, trays etc.
and
scouring pads, brushes,
-
interior
with
a
a
flammable
clean, damp cloth and
electric shock. Do not
or
toxic
use
cleaning liquids.
GENERAL INFORMATION
VACATION TIME
IF YOU MOVE
During average length vacations, you will probably
find it best to leave the refrigerator in operation.
inside the
When you
remove all
plan
to be away for an extended
Remove
To avoid
period,
food, disconnect the power cord, clean
the interior thoroughly, and leave the door OPEN to
securely fasten down all loose items
refrigerator.
damaging the leveling screw, turn them
or
the way into the base.
prevent odor formation.
ANTI-CONDENSATION PIPE
The outside wall of the
POWER FAILURE
refrigerator
cabinet may
Most power failures are corrected in an hour or two
and will not affect your refrigerator temperatures.
sometimes
get
However, you should minimize the number of door
installation. Don't be
while the power is off.
openings
failures of
on
top of
longer duration, place
your frozen packages.
especially just
after
alarmed. This is due to
During
a
warm,
power
block of dry ice
the anti-condensation
pipe, which pumps hot
refrigerant to prevent
"sweating" on the outer
cabinet wall.
7
Anti-Condensation
Pipe
all
LAMP
1.
the power cord from the outlet.
Unplug
2. Remove
refrigerator
3. Remove the
as
REPLACEMENT(Option)
shelves.
lamp by turning it counterclockwise
figure at right.
shown in the
4. Assemble in
reverse
Replacement
as original.
order of
disassembly.
same specification
bulb must be the
IMPORTANT WARNINGS
DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD
If
possible,
connect the
household
or
lights
refrigerator to its own
causing an overload
from
individual electrical outlet to
that could
cause a
power
prevent it and other appliances
interruption.
POWER CORD REPLACEMENT
If the power supply cord of this appliance is damaged, it must only be
by the manufacturer, because special purpose tools are required.
ABOUT
in
a
repair shop appointed
GROUNDING(EARTHING)
In the event of
an
replaced
an
electric short
circuit, grounding(earthing) reduces the risk of electric shock by providing
escape wire for the electric current.
In order to
prevent possible electric shock, this appliance
grounding plug
can
result in
person if the grounding instructions
appliance is properly grounded.
are
not
Improper
use
of the
an
empty refrigerator
can
be
a
completely understood,
This
dangerous
gasket,
or
or
a
qualified
electrician
if you have doubts
appliance
must be
on
or
service
whether the
grounded(earthed).
DON'T WAIT! DO IT NOW!
attraction to children. Remove either
latch, lid
grounded.
electric shock. Consult
VERY DANGEROUS ATTRACTION
An
must be
the entire door from your unused
take some other action to make it
appliance,or
NEVER STORE EXPLOSIVES AND CHEMICALS
harmless.
8
REPOSITIONING THE DOOR
Your
refrigerator is designed
reposition the door hinge as
To
change
the door
with
a
reversible door
so
HINGE(Option)
that is may open from either left
or
right.
It is best to
necessary at the outset since it is inconvenient to do so later.
hinge please
refer to the
below and
diagram
proceed
as
follows:---
F
G
H
CE
D
A
B
1. Remove all loose
2.
the
Carefully lay
Take
care
not to
3. Unscrew and
fittings
6.
Gently pull
appliance.
appliance on its back on the original packing (You will
damage the pipework by keeping it clear of the floor.
remove
4. Remove the Lower
5. Remove the
from inside the
the
Adjustable
Foot
Leg (H) by unscrewing
the bolt
remove
the 2xBolts
fixing
it
the
(B).
(C).
it.
7. Before
on
this).
(A).
Hinge (D) by unscrewing
the door downwards to
need assistance to achieve
refitting the door, swap the Hinge Cap (F) by prising it from its current location and repositioning it
the other side of the door. Care should be taken not to damage the adjacent surfaces when removing
Hinge Cap.
9
REPOSITIONING THE DOOR
8. Unscrew the
9. Now
10.
11.
secure
the Lower
the
Replace
Carefully
and
Upper Hinge pin (G)
Hinge (D)
Adjustable
stand the
Foot
appliance
screw
it into the
to the cabinet
(A), setting
up,
(you
it at
using
HINGE(Option)
opposite
side hole in the
the 2xBolts
approximately
top of the cabinet.
(B).
20mm.
will need assistance to do
this),
and
position
it in its
permanent
location.
12. Check that the door opens and closes
creating
This
appliance
should be stood
10mm all round
corners.
easily.
Ensure that the door seal does not bind
gaps which would allow air into the interior.
and, subject
to
Adjust
the
hinges
on
the
hinge
side
if necessary.
on a firm, level floor with sufficient space for free airflow around it. (At least
location, 20mm beneath the worksurface). Avoid positions close to walls or
There must be sufficient
room
for free ventilation
particularly
at the back. The unit should be
located away from direct heat sources, such as cookers, radiators and direct sunlight. If the unit is
positioned where the temperature is too low, condensation will form on the outside of the cabinet. Normal
room
temperature is recommended.
Avoid locations which may be affected
by draughts
or
dampness
product
10
as
this will
impair
the
efficiency
of the
BEFORE CALLING
FOR
SERVICE
SERVICE CALLS CAN OFTEN BE AVOIDED!
IF YOU FEEL YOUR REFRIGERATOR IS NOT OPERATING
CAUSES FIRST
PROPERLY, CHECK THESE POSSIBLE
:
PROBLEM
POSSIBLE CAUSES
REFRIGERATOR DOES
Has
NOT OPERATE
Has the power cord plug been removed
from the electrical wall outlet?
TEMPERATURE
Temperature control not set on proper position.
Appliance is placed close to wall or heat source.
Warm weather-frequent door openings.
Door left open for a long time.
Large amount of foods are kept in the refrigerator.
TOO WARM
ABNORMAL
NOISE(S)
a
house fuse blown
or
circuit breaker
or
tripped?
loosened
Refrigerator is installed in a weak or uneven place,
leveling screw needs adjusting.
Unnecessary objects placed in the back side of the
refrigerator.
or
REFRIGERATOR
Foods with
HAS ODOR
or
strong odors should be tightly covered
wrapped.
Interior needs
cleaning.
DEW FORMS ON THE
Not unusual
CABINET SURFACE
Door may have been left
during periods of high humidity.
ajar.
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