LG | GR-332R | LG GR-372SF Owner’s Manual

INSTALLATION
CONTENTS
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FEATURE CHART
OPERATION
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4
5
Starting
Temperature
Ice
Control
Making
Chilled
Compariment
Deodorizer(option)
F. I. R.
Lamp(option)
SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE
CLEANING
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GENERAL INFORMATION
LAMP REPLACEMENT
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IMPORTANT WARNINGS
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BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE
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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
NANCE,
INSTALLATION, OPERATION AND MAINTE-
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
NEXT
it is easy to
use.
1. Clean your
heat sources, direct
2. Install accessories such
3. There must be proper air circulation around
your refrigerator to keep it operating efficiently.
more
refrigerator
and 2 inches
3. Connect the power
box, etc., in
supply
cord
to
(or plug) to the
appliances on
outlet. Don't double up with other
the same outlet.
or
be elevated 1 inch from
is
refrigerator should
floor, especially if it
4. To avoid
vibrations,
required, adjust
pensate for
4. Prior to
for 2
carpeted.
the
leveling
unevenness
screws
Your
of the floor.
appliance
between 10˚C and 43˚C.
temperature around the appliance is
or
high, cooling ability
storing food,
leave your
refrigerator
too
may lessen.
3
on
3 hours.
partment
to com-
slightly higher than the rear
to aid in door closing.
Leveling screws can be turned easily by tipping
the cabinet slightly.
Turn the leveling screws clockwise(
) to raise
the unit, counterclockwise(
) to lower it.
5. Install this
or
Check the flow of cold air in the freezer
the unit must be level.
The front should be
low
ice cube
from the wall.
the
If the
as
places.They are packed together
prevent possible damage during shipment.
The
If
off
their proper
If your refrigerator is placed in a recessed area
in the wall, allow at least 10 inches or greater
clearance above the
refrigerator thoroughly and wipe
during shipping.
all dust accumulated
cooling.
ready for use.
to ensure proper
refrigerator
is
now
com-
FEATURE CHART
FREEZER
COMPARTMENT
Freezer
Temperature
Freezer Door Rack
Control Dial
Freezer Shelf
(Plastic
or
Steel)
Egg Storage
Twisting Ice Serve
(Option) or General
Type Ice Making
Wine Rack
(Option
if steel shelf)
You can use
this as
Vodka rack
in the Freezer.
Deodorizer
(Option)
Chilled
Compariment
Temperature
Dairy Corner
(Option)
Control Dial
F.I.R
Rack
Movable Rack
Lamp
Lamp (Option)
Bottle Guide
Shelves
(Plastic
or
Refrigerator
Steel)
Door
Rack
Multi Flow Duct
Distributes cold air to
each
part of refrigerator
compartment.
Leveling
Screw
Vegetable Drawer
Used to keep fruits
and vegetables, etc.
fresh and crisp.
NOTE
?If you found some
other models.
parts missing from your unit, they may be parts only used in
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OPERATION
STARTING
When your
first
prior
or
If
refrigerator is
filling it with fresh
to
is
operation
interrupted,
installed, allow it
2-3 hours to stabilize at normal
operating temperatures
frozen foods.
allow 5 minutes
delay
before
restarting.
TEMPERATURE CONTROL
REFRIGERATOR
?
5
Your
refrigerator has two controls that let you regulate
refrigerator compartments.
the
temperature in the
freezer and
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4
7
3
8
2
9
COLDEST
1
COLD
?
Initially set the TEMP. CONTROL at "5" and the COLD AIR CONTROL
operating for 24 hours(one day) to stabilize.
Then adjust the compartment temperature according to your desire.
at "5".
Leave it
TEMP. CONTROL
?TEMP.CONTROL-1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9
The
FREEZER
higher the
number
setting,
the colder the
refrigerator compartment will
become.
COLD AIR CONTROL
1
REFRIG. MAX
5
NORMAL
9
FREEZER. MAX
7
?
654
3
In cold weather the unit
For colder
?
?COLDAIRCONTROL-1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9
Setting at "9", the freezer compartment becomes colder.
But the refrigerator compartment becomes warmer because less cold air flows into
the refrigerator compartment.
freezer,
operates less and the freezer compartment has
a
tendency
to warm up.
turn the COLD AIR CONTROL to "7"~"9".
If you take a lot of foods in the freezer or open its door frequently, its temperature is apt to be somewhat highIn this case, set the COLD AIR CONTROL dial between 7 and 9 to cool it. Return the COLD AIR CONTROL
er.
dial to the
?
original position
In hot weather
or
to
to cut down the
consumption
of energy.
put much foods in the refrigerator compartment, the refrigerator compartment has
dency to warm up.
For colder refrigerator,
turn the COLD AIR CONTROL to "2"~"4"to direct more cold air into the
at "7"~"9"of the COLD AIR
CONTROL, the refrigerator compartment will
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not be cold
ten-
refrigerator compart-
ment, and the TEMP. CONTROL to "7"~"9".
Setting
a
enough.
OPERATION
ICE MAKING
Kindly,
Find your
General
appliance
is
using
General
type
or
Twisting
ice
serve
type.
Type
To make ice
place
it
on
cubes, fill the ice tray with
water and
the Ice cube box. Then insert the ice
cube box in the freezer
Ice
compartment.
Trays
Ice Cube Box
To
ice
remove
twist
Twisting
cubes, hold the tray
Ice Serve
To make ice
Type
cubes, fill the ice tray with
insert in its
position.
To
ice
water and
cubes, hold the knob of the tray and
gently. Then, ice cubes drop in the ice cube
remove
turn
at its ends and
gently.
box.
Ice
Trays
Ice Cube Box
(In
case
of
a
To
place
a
shelf at
cube
steel
box, and
shelf)
a higher position, remove the ice
place the shelf, and then replace the
ice cube box.
You
Twisting
compartment larger.
can remove
You should
first then
remove
pull
Ice
Ice Serve to
Trays and Ice
right side.
use
freezer
Cube Box
the frame out
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Frame
OPERATION
CHILLED COMPARIMENT
When the door is
opened,
in the fresh meat. So you
the
can
warmer
keep
air doesn't influence
food fresher in it.
DEFROSTING
Defrosting
takes
place automatically.
The defrosted water flows down to the
and is
refrigerator
evaporating tray
evaporated automatically.
which is located in the lower back side of the
DEODORIZER(OPTIONAL)
By using
a
catalyst, deodorizing performance
Unpleasant
How to
As the
odor of food in fresh food
is
guaranteed.
compartment is deodorized with
no
harm to you and the food.
use
catalyst is located
handling.
in
cooling
air outlet for
circulating
air in fresh food
compartment, there is
no
need for any
Do not
prick the cooling
When
food with
storing
passed on to other
air outlet with
a
strong odor,
a
sharp tip
wrap it
or
because the
foods.
Catalyst
To
deodorizer, take down while pulling it forward
inserting
type driver into the inside hole as shown
remove
after
in the
the
figure
at
deodorizing catalyst
may be
damaged.
store it in a container with a lid because odor may be
right.
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OPERATIONS
F.I.R
LAMP(OPTION)
Feature
Far Infrared
Rays
emitted from Far Infrared
form without
original
By increasing
long time.
restrains the
Ray Lamp
dryness
of the foods and
keeps
its
transforming.
the nucleic
acid, Far Infrared Rays also keeps the
aroma
and the smell of the food for
a
More effective food storage.
It is useful to store the food without
such
seasoning
salt
as
or
sugar, and the food needed to keep as low temperature with
the raw food uncooked heating or no disinfecting.
-
(Sliced)
:
Raw
It is useful to
Fish, Meat, Poultry and
keep
the
original
taste of the food
excessive fermentation and
restraining
Vegetable
-
with
so on
spices, Yogurt,
and
overripe
by
F.I.R's the
of the foods.
so on
It is useful to store the unsuited foods in the Freezer among
or that go bad easily.
the cooked foods
-
Boiled
Egg,
Bamboo
Shoots, Vegetable for seasoning, and
so on
Operating
When the
refrigerator begins to operate, F.I.R Lamp
During the refrigerator's operating, the on and
off of the F. I. R Lamp is automatically controlled by the
refrigerator inner temperature.
Therefore it is not necessary to handle F.I.R Lamp.
turns on.
F.I.R
Lamp
is coated with
results of F.I.R
If F.I.R
Lamp
Lamp's
is veiled
special
materials for the vest
effect decreases.
or
covered, the F.I.R Lamp's effect
decreases.
If you store the foods wrapped in the
effective F.I.R results.
vinyl
or
wrapper, not in the vessel with lid, the foods will get
If you want to check the F.I.R Lamp operation, don't touch F.I.R
with the high temperature of its surface.
CAUTION
During
F.I.R
with the
Lamp operation,
high temperature
don't touch F.I.R
of its surface.
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Lamp
Lamp
more
because you may burn your
because you may burn your
fingers
fingers
SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE
STORING FOOD
Store fresh food in the
in
maintaining
Do not store food which goes bad
Allow hot food to cool
to
ing,
an
important
factor
prior
to
at low
easily
storing. Placing
temperatures, such
hot food in the
as
bananas, pineapples, and melons.
refrigerator
could
spoil
other
food, and lead
electric bills!
high
When
How food is frozen and defrosted is
refrigerator compartment.
freshness and flavor.
storing, wrap food in vinyl, or place in a covered container.
helps food to keep its taste and nutritional valve.
This
prevents moisture from evaporat-
and
Do not block air vents with food. Smooth circulation of chilled air
Do not open the door
frequently. Opening
the door lets
warm
keeps refrigerator temperatures
air enter the
even.
refrigerator, causing tempera-
tures to rise.
To
adjust
the
temperature control easily, do
not store food near the
temperature control dial.
FREEZER COMPARTMENT
Do not store bottles in the freezer
compartment
-
they
Do not refreeze food that has been defrosted. This
When
storing
frozen food like ice
cream
for
may break when frozen.
causes
loss of taste and nutritional valve.
long period, place
a
it
on
the freezer
shelf,
not in the door
rack.
REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT
Avoid
placing
moist food
on
deep
interior
refrigerator shelves,
it could freeze upon direct contact with
chilled air. To avoid this it is better to store food in the covered container.
Always
clean food
food should be
prior to refrigeration. Vegetables and fruits should
wiped clean, to prevent adjacent food from spoiling.
When
storing eggs in their storage rack,
position, which keeps them fresh longer.
NOTE
ensure
that
they
are
be washed and
fresh, and always
wiped,
and
store them in a
packed
up-right
If you keep the refrigerator in a hot, and humid place, frequently open its door or put a lot of vegetables in it, dew may form in it, which has no effect on its performance. Remove the dew with dust
cloth free from care.
If droplets form
plastic wrap.
beneath the
cover
of the
vegetable drawer, keep vegetables
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or
fruits
wrapped by
CLEANING
It is
that your refrigerator be kept clean to
undesirable odors. Spilled food should be
INTERIOR PARTS
important
prevent
wiped up immediately, since it may acidify
stain plastic surfaces if allowed to settle.
Never
use
metallic
abrasive cleaners
and
scouring pads, brushes,
or
strong
door
etc. with a
baking
and
water. Rinse and
faces. Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet
Use
a
or
lukewarm solution of mild soap
short circuit. Do not
detergent to clean the durable finish of your
refrigerator. Wipe with a clean, damp cloth and
then dry.
or
INTERIOR
-
Regular cleaning
or a
mild
detergent
dry.
Always remove power cord from the wall
outlet prior to cleaning in the vicinity of electrical parts (lamps, switches, controls, etc.).
Wipe up excess moisture with a sponge or
cloth to prevent water or liquid from getting
into any electrical part and causing a electric
hands.
-
soda solution
WARNING
on
Before you clean, however, remember that damp
objects will stick or adhere to extremely cold sur-
EXTERIOR
warm
coarse
alkaline solutions
any surface.
damp
Wash compartment shelves,
racks, storage trays and magnetic door seals
-
use
flammable
or
toxic
cleaning liquids.
of the interior and
interior
parts is recommended. If you have the
Wash all compartments with a baking soda
solution. Rinse and
dry.
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
Place freezable items in freezer for
To avoid
When you
remove all
the interior
to
prevent
plan
longer
Remove
life.
to be away for an extended
securely fasten down all loose items
refrigerator.
damaging the leveling screws, turn them
or
all the way into the base.
period,
food, disconnect the power cord, clean
thoroughly,
and leave each door OPEN
ANTI-CONDENSATION PIPE
odor formation.
The outside wall of the
POWER FAILURE
Most power failures are corrected in an hour or two
and will not affect your refrigerator temperatures.
refrigerator
cabinet may
sometimes
get
especially just
warm,
after instal-
lation. Don't be alarmed.
However, you should minimize the number of door
This is due to the anti-
openings while the power is off. During power failures of longer duration, place a block of dry ice on
top of your frozen packages.
condensation
pipe, which
refrigerant to
prevent "sweating" on the
pumps hot
outer cabinet wall.
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Anti-Condensation
Pipe
LAMP REPLACEMENT
1.
Unplug
the power cord from the outlet.
2. Remove
refrigerator shelves.
the lamp cover, insert
type driver at the one of under hole
of the lamp cover and pull it out forwards.
Turn the lamp counterclockwise.
Assemble in reverse order of disassembly. Replacement bulb must be
the same specification as original.
3. To
4.
5.
remove
IMPORTANT WARNINGS
DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD
If
possible,
connect the
refrigerator
vidual electrical outlet to
ances or
household
load that could
to its own indi-
from
causing
an over-
power outage.
In order to
appliance
If the
a
supply cord
special cord
er or
its service
is
or
Improper
damaged, it must be replaced
assembly from the manufactur-
by
pro-
electric current.
use
grounded.
of the
grounding plug can result in an
a qualified electrician or sergrounding instructions are not
completely understood, or if you have doubts
appliance is properly grounded.
on
whether the
can
be
a
attraction to children. Remove
lids
circuit, grounding
electric shock
prevent possible electric shock, this
must be
vice person if the
agent.
empty refrigerator
electric short
electric shock. Consult
This
VERY DANGEROUS ATTRACTION
An
an
(earthing) reduces the risk of
viding an escape wire for the
POWER CORD REPLACEMENT
by
GROUNDING(EARTHING)
In the event of
prevent it and other appli-
lights
cause a
ABOUT
dangerous
gaskets, latches,
appliance
must be
grounded(earthed).
DON'T WAIT! DO IT NOW!
the entire door from your unused
appliance,or take some other action to make it
or
NEVER STORE EXPLOSIVES AND CHEMICALS
harmless.
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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?
REFRIGERATOR OR FREEZER
Temperature control not set on proper position.
Appliance is placed close to wall or heat source.
Warm weather-frequent door openings.
Door is not closed entirely.
Door left open for a long time.
Large amount of foods are kept in the refrigerator.
COMPARTMENT TEMPERATURE
TOO WARM
ABNORMAL
NOISE(S)
a
house fuse blown
or
circuit breaker
Refrigerator is installed in a weak or
leveling screw needs adjusting.
or
tripped?
loosened
uneven
place
or
Unnecessary objects placed
refrigerator.
REFRIGERATOR
Foods with
HAS ODOR
or
in the back side of the
strong odors should be tightly covered
wrapped.
Interior needs
cleaning.
DEW FORMS ON THE
Not unusual
CABINET SURFACE
Door may have been left
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during periods of high humidity.
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