LG | WD14030FD | LG WD14030FD Owner’s Manual

Please read this manual carefully before operating
your washing machine and retain it for future reference.
P/No.: MFL59755503
Product features.......................3
Thank you for buying a LG Fully
Automatic Washing Machine.
Important safety instructions .................4
Save these instructions.........................4
Safety instructions for use.....................5
Specifications ...........................6
Removing packing ................................7
Removing transit bolts ..........................7
Installation place requirements .............8
Connecting water supply hose............10
Installation of drain hose .....................12
Please read your owner’s manual
carefully, it provides instruction on safe
installation, use and maintenance.
Retain it for future reference.
Record the model and serial number of
your washing machine.
Model No.
Serial No.
Date of Purchase
How to use washer
Operating washing machine ...............15
Care before washing...........................16
Washing program table.......................17
Extra options .......................................18
Operating data ....................................19
Control panel.......................................20
Additional program..............................21
- Time Delay........................................21
- Steam Wash .....................................21
- Intensive ...........................................21
- Medic Rinse ......................................21
- Option ...............................................22
- Spin...................................................22
- Temp. ...............................................22
Other functions....................................22
- Rinse + Spin .....................................22
- Spin Only .........................................22
- Dry Only ...........................................22
Child Lock ...........................................23
Beep On/Off ........................................23
Tub Clean ...........................................24
Door Lock & Detecting ........................24
Dry ......................................................25
Adding detergent
Adding detergent and fabric softener..27
The water inlet filter.............................29
The drain pump filter ...........................30
Dispenser drawer................................31
The washing drum ..............................32
Cleaning your washer .........................32
Cold conditions ...................................32
Troubleshooting guide
Diagnosing problems ..........................33
Error messages...................................35
roduct Features
Inverter Direct Drive system
The advanced Brushless DC motor directly drives the drum without
belt and pulley.
Low noise speed control system
By sensing the amount of load and balance, it evenly distributes load
to minimize the spinning noise level.
More economical with Intelligent Wash system
Intelligent Wash System detects the size of load and water temperature,
and then determines the optimum water level and washing time to
minimize energy and water consumption.
Built-in heater
Internal heater automatically heats the water to the best temperature
on selected cycles.
Protection against creases
With the alternating rotation of the drum, creasing is minimized.
Child Lock
The Child Lock prevents children from pressing any button to change
the settings during operation.
W arnings
For your safety, the information in this manual must be followed to minimize the risk
of fire or explosion, electric shock, or to prevent property damage, personal injury, or
loss of life.
WARNING : To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, or injury to persons when using
the washer, follow basic precautions, including the following:
• Before installation, check exterior damages.
If it has, do not install.
• 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.
• Keep the area underneath and around your appliances
free of combustible materials such as lint, paper, rags,
chemicals, etc.
• The appliance is not intended for use by young children
or infirm persons without supervision. Do not allow
children to play on, with, or inside this or any other
• Keep small animals away from the appliance.
• Do not leave the washer door open.
An open door could entice children to hang on the door
or crawl inside the washer.
• Never reach into washer while it is moving. Wait until
the drum has completely stopped.
• The laundry process can reduce the flame retardant of
fabrics. To avoid such a result, carefully follow the
garment manufacturer’s wash and care instructions.
• Do not wash or dry articles that have been cleaned in,
washed in, soaked in, or spotted with combustible or
explosive substances (such as wax, oil, paint, gasoline,
degreasers, dry-cleaning solvents, kerosene, etc.)
which may ignite or explode. Oil may remain in the tub
after a whole cycle resulting in fire during drying.
So, do not load oiled clothes.
• Do not slam the washer door closed or try to force the
door open when locked. This could result in damage to
the washer.
• When the machine runs high temperature, the front
door may be very hot. Don’t touch it.
• To minimize the possibility of electric shock, unplug this
appliance from the power supply or disconnect the
washer at the household distribution panel by removing
the fuse or switching off the circuit breaker before
attempting any maintenance or cleaning.
• When unplugging power cord, do not pull out by
grasping the cord. Otherwise, the power cord may be
• Never attempt to operate this appliance if it is
damaged, malfunctioning, partially disassembled, or
has missing or broken parts, including a damaged cord
or plug.
• Before discarding an old machine unplug it. Render the
plug useless. Cut off the cable directly behind the
appliance to prevent misuse.
• When a product was under water, Please call service
center. There is a risk of electric shock and fire.
• Appliance connected to the water mains using new
hose-sets. Old hose-sets should not be reused.
• To reduce the risk of personal injury, adhere to all
industry recommended safety procedures including the
use of long sleeved gloves and safety glasses. Failure
to follow all of the safety warnings in this manual could
result in property, personal injury or death.
• Do not push down the door excessively, when washer
door open. This could topple over the washer.
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 this will 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 electric 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.
W arnings
■ Safety instructions for use
Read all instructions and explanations of the installation
before use. Follow the instructions carefully. Keep the
operating instructions handy for later use. If the appliance
is sold or passed on then ensure that the new owner
always receives these operating instructions. The following
warnings must be strictly observed for safety reasons.
They must be read before installing the appliance and
putting it into operation.
• Intended use: This appliance has been designed
exclusively for use in dry-interior households. It has not
been designed for use in commercial or industrial
applications, (for example, Beauty salons Laundromats
etc). Use the appliance only with cold drinking grade
water and only for washing textiles with washing
detergents designed for washing machines. Every other
use is improper and may lead to injuries, whereby the
liability of the manufacturer will cease.
• This appliance may only be used by adults. Do not allow
children to touch the controls or to play with the product.
• This appliance is not intended for use by persons
(including children) with reduced physical, sensory or
mental capabilities, or lack of experience and knowledge,
unless they have been given supervision or instruction
concerning use of the appliance by a person responsible
for their safety.
• Never modify the appliance as this is dangerous.
• This appliance is heavy. Transport with care and ensure
that the transit bolts are re fi tted during the machines
delivery to any new location.
• Remove all packaging and transport bolts before using
the appliance. Otherwise serious damage may result.
• All installation work must be carried out by a qualifi ed fi
tter or technician.
• Have electrical connections done by a qualifi ed
• Never place the appliance on the power cord.
• If the appliance is placed on a carpet then place the feet
so that air can circulate underneath the appliance.
• Always unplug the machine and turn off the water supply
after use. Disconnect appliance by pulling only the plug
- never disconnect by pulling the power cord. Never
touch the plug with wet fi ngers or hands.
• Do not overload the appliance.
• Wash only machine-washable textiles. If you have doubts
regarding this, then observe the markings on the label.
• Never place electrical heaters, candles etc. in the vicinity
of the appliance. They could cause the appliance to ignite
or parts to warp.
• Protect the appliance from wet and damp. Otherwise,
there is danger of electric shock and fi re.
• Connect the appliance to a suitable wall socket for 240V.
Never use an extension cord or double adapter.
• Empty all pockets. Hard or sharp objects such as coins,
needles, nails, screws or stones may cause serious
damage. Unbalanced mass may create heavy vibrations.
If heavy vibrations remain also without load, call for an
authorized customer service.
• Do not wash or dry articles that have been cleaned in,
washed in, soaked in, or dabbed with combustible or
explosive substances (such as wax, oil, paint, gasoline,
degreasers, dry-cleaning solvents, kerosene, etc.). This
may result in fi re or explosion.
• Do not spray or use stain remover products near or
directly on the machine as it can damage the machines fi
• Never insert products coated with mineral oils (e.g. nylon
coating, plastic belts, etc. ) into the machine. If a stain
remover has been used then make sure that the solvent
has been carefully washed out before inserting the
clothes into the appliance. Oil may remain in the tub after
a whole cycle resulting in fi re during drying.
• Do not operate the appliance at locations where fl
ammable substances are present such as oil, benzene or
highly infl ammable gas. Such materials may cause fi re
or explosion. Never use combustible detergents.
• Only add the prescribed amount of softener. Excessive
amounts may damage or stain the clothes.
• After washing, keep the drum door open to protect the
door seal.
• There may be a danger of scalding.
• Animals and children may get into the washing machine.
So always check the appliance before using it.
• During washing, the glass door becomes very hot. Keep
children away from the appliance when in operation.
• Never try to repair the machine yourself. Incorrect repairs
may result in injuries and/or serious defects to the
• The product should be serviced and repaired only by the
authorised customer service using original replacement
• When disposing of your old machine, the power cable
must be capped or cut off, and the door lock must be
made unusable in order to protect children.
• When placing on a carpeted fl oor, make sure that the
opening in the socket is not blocked.
• If the appliance has been under water then contact the
customer service. Do not use the machine as it may
impose an electric shock or fi re hazard.
• The lower fi lter cover as well as the dispenser drawer
may not be opened during the operation.
• Keep all washing powder and detergents away from
children. There is a danger of poisoning.
Power plug
Transit bolts
• If the supply cord is damaged,
it must be replaced by the
manufacturer or its service agents
or a similarly qualified person in
order to avoid a hazard.
(For detergent and
fabric softener)
Control panel
Drain hose
Drain pump filter
Drain plug
Adjustable feet
■ Name
■ Power supply
■ Size
■ Weight
■ Max.Watt
■ Wash capacity
■ Water consumption
■ Permissible water pressure
Lower cover cap
: Front loading washing machine
: 240 V~, 50 Hz
: 600 mm(W) ✕ 640 mm(D) ✕ 850 mm(H)
: 73 kg
: 2400 W (Wash) / 1700 W (Dry)
: 8.5 kg (Wash) / 4.5 kg (Dry)
: 73 l (8.6 l / kg)
: 100 ~ 800 kPa (1.0 - 8.0 bar)
• The external hot water supply MUST NOT exceed 70 deg C
• Permissible cold water temperature : 4-25°C
• No further backfl ow protection required for connection to the water supply.
• The appearance and specifi cations may be varied without notice to lmprove the units quality.
• Specifi cations subject to change by manufacturer.
The appearance and specifications may vary without notice to improve the quality of the unit.
■ Accessories
Inlet hose(1EA)
Option : Hot/Cold(2EA)
■ Removing packing
1. Remove the cardboard box and
styrofoam packing.
2. Lift the washing machine and remove
the base packing.
3. Remove the tape securing the power
supply cord and drain hose.
Base Packing
4. Remove the inlet hose from the drum.
Keep the spanner provided for
future use.
Packaging material (e.g. Films, Styrofoam) can be dangerous for children.
There is a risk of suffocation !
Keep all packaging well away from children.
■ Removing transit bolts
To prevent internal damage during transport, the 4 special bolts are locked.
Before operating the washer, remove the bolts along with the rubber bungs.
If they are not removed, it may cause heavy vibration, noise and malfunction.
1. Unscrew the 4 bolts with
the spanner supplied.
2. Take out the 4 bolts along with the
rubber bungs by slightly twisting the
Keep the transit bolts for future
3. Close the holes with the caps supplied.
Transit bolt
■ Installation place requirement
Drain Hose
❿ Location
• Level floor :
Allowable slope under entire washer is 1˚.
• Power outlet :
Must be within 1.5 meters of either side of location of
washer. Do not overload the outlet with more than
one appliance.
• Additional Clearance :
For Wall, 10cm:rear / 2cm : right & left side
Do not place or store laundry products on top of
washer at any times.
They can damage the finish or controls.
• Install the washer on a flat hard floor.
• Make sure that air circulation around the washer is not impeded by carpets, rugs, etc.
• Never try to correct any unevenness in the floor with pieces of wood, cardboard or similar
materials under the washer.
• If it is impossible to avoid positioning the washer next to a gas cooker or coal burning stove,an
insulating(85x60cm) covered with aluminum foil on the side facing the cooker or stove,must be
inserted between the two appliance.
• The washer must not be installed in rooms where the temperature can drop below 0°C.
• Please ensure that when the washer is installed, it is easily accessible for the engineer in the
event of a breakdown.
• With the washer installed, adjust all four feet using the transit bolt spanner provided ensuring
the appliance is stable, and a clearance of approximately 20mm is left between the top of the
washer and the underside of any work-top.
• This equipment is not designed for maritime use or for use in a mobile installations such as
caravans, aircraft etc.
❿Electrical connection
• Do not use an extension cord or double adapter.
• If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by the manufacturer or its service agents
or similarly qualified person in order to avoid a hazard.
• Always unplug the machine and turn off the water supply after use.
• Connect the machine to an earthed socket in accordance with current wiring regulations.
• The appliance must be positioned so that the plug is easily accessible.
• Repairs to the washing machine must only be carried out by qualified personnel.
Repairs carried out by inexperienced persons may cause injury or serious malfunctioning.
Contact your local service center
• Do not install your washing machine in rooms where temperature below freezing may occur.
Frozen hoses may burst under pressure. The reliability of the electronic control unit may be
impaired at temperatures below freezing point.
• If the appliance is delivered in the winter months and temperatures are below freezing : Place
the washing machine at room temperature for a few hours before putting it into operation.
CAUTION concerning the Power cord
Most appliances recommend they be placed upon a dedicated circuit; that is, a single
outlet circuit which powers only that appliance and has no additional outlets or branch
circuits. Check the specification page of this owner's manual to be certain.
Do not overload wall outlets. Overloaded wall outlets, loose or damaged wall outlets,
extension cords, frayed power cords, or damaged or cracked wire insulation are
dangerous. Any of these conditions could result in an electric shock or fire.
Periodically examine the cord of your appliance, and if its appearance indicates damage
or deterioration, unplug it, discontinue use of the appliance, and have the cord replaced
with an exact replacement part by an authorized servicer.
Protect the power cord from physical or mechanical abuse, such as being twisted, kinked,
pinched, closed in a door, or walked upon. Pay particular attention to plugs, wall outlets,
and the point where the cord exits the appliance.
The appliance is not intended for use by young children or infirm persons without
Young children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play with appliance.
■ Connecting water supply hose
• Water supply pressure must be between 100 kPa and 800 kPa (1.0 - 8.0 bar).
• Do not strip or crossthread when connecting inlet hose to the valve.
• If the water supply pressure is more than 800 kPa, a decompression device should be installed.
• Periodically check the condition of the hose and replace the hose if necessary.
❿Step1 : Check rubber seal inlet hose
• Two rubber seals are supplied with the
water inlet hoses.
They are used for preventing water leaks.
Make sure the connection to taps is
sufficiently tight.
❿Step2 : Connect hose to water tap
Type-A : Connecting Screw-type hose to tap with thread
• Screw the hose connector onto water
supply tap.
Type-B : Connecting Screw-type hose to tap without thread
Fixing screw
Water supply
1. Unscrew the adapter ring plate and the 4
adapter retaining screws.
2. Push the adapter onto the end of the tap
so that the rubber seal forms a watertight
connection. Tighten the adapter ring plate
and the 4 screws.
3. Push the water supply hose vertically
upwards so that the rubber packing within
the hose can adhere completely to the
tap and then tighten it by screwing it to
the right.
Type-C : Connecting one touch type hose to tap without thread
1. Unscrew the adapter ring plate and
the 4 adapter retaining screws.
2. Remove the guide plate if the tap is
too large to fit the adapter.
Ring plate
Guide plate
3. Push the adapter onto the end of
the tap so that the rubber seal forms
a watertight connection.
Tighten the adapter ring plate and
the 4 screws.
4. Pull the connector latch plate down,
push the inlet hose onto the adapter,
and release the connector latch plate.
Make sure the adapter locks into place.
After connecting inlet hose to
water tap, turn on the water tap
to flush out foreign substances
(dirt, sand or sawdust) in the
water lines. Let water drain into a
bucket, and check the water
Latch plate
❿Step3: Connect hose to washer
• Make sure that there are no kinks in the
hose and that they are not crushed.
❿When your washer has two valves.
• The Inlet hose which has red connector is
for the hot water tap.
• If the washer has two valves, the energy is
saved by using hot valve.
After completing connection, if water leaks from the hose, repeat the same steps.
Use the most conventional type of faucet for water supply. In case the faucet is square
or too big, remove the spacing ring before inserting the faucet into the adaptor.
Please use the horizontal tap
Horizontal tap
Extension tap
Square tap
Installation of drain hose
• The drain hose should not be placed
higher than 100 cm above the floor.
Water in the washer does not drain or
drains slowly.
approx. 100 cm
• Securing the drain hose correctly will
protect the floor from damage due to
water leakage.
max. 100 cm
approx. 145 cm
• If the drain hose is too long, do not force
back into the washer.
This will cause abnormal noise.
approx. 105 cm
• When installing the drain hose to a sink,
secure it tightly with string.
• Securing the drain hose correctly will
protect the floor from damage due to
water leakage.
Laundry tub
max. 100 cm
max. 100 cm
■ Leveling
1. Leveling the washing machine properly
prevents excessive noise and vibration.
Install the appliance on a solid and level
floor surface, preferably in a corner of the
Timber or suspended type flooring
may contribute to excessive
vibration and unbalance.
2. If the floor is uneven, turn the adjustable feet
as required. (do not insert pieces of wood
etc. under the feet)
Make sure that all four feet are stable and
resting on the floor and then check that the
appliance is perfectly level. (use a spirit
• Once the washer is level, tighten the lock
nuts up towards the base of the washer.
All lock nuts must be tightened.
Tighten all 4
locknuts securely
• 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 feet again.
If the washing machine is installed on a raised platform, it must be securely
fastened in order to eliminate the risk of falling off.
❿Concrete floors
• The installation surface must be clean, dry and level.
• Install washer on a flat hard floor.
❿Tile floors (Slippery floors)
• Position each foot on the Tread Mate and level the machine to suit. (Cut Tread Mate into
70x70 mm sections and stick the pieces on to the dry tile where machine is to be placed.)
• Tread Mate is a self adhesive material used on ladders & steps that prevents slipping.
❿Wooden floors (Suspended floors)
• Wooden floors are particularly susceptible to vibration.
Rubber Cup
• To prevent vibration we recommend you place rubber cups under
each foot under washer at least 15mm thick, secured to at least
2 floor beams with screws.
• If possible install the washer in one of the corners of the room, where the floor is more stable.
• Fit the rubber cups to reduce vibration.
• You can obtain the rubber cups (p/no.4620ER4002B) from the LG spares dept.
• Proper placement and levelling of the washer will ensure long, regular and reliable
• The washer must be 100% horizontal and stand firmly in position.
• It must not “Seesaw” across corners under load.
• The installation surface must be clean, free from floor wax and other lubricant
• Do not let the feet of the washer get wet. If feet of the washer get wet, slipping may
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Operating washing machine
1. Sort Laundry.
(Refer to 16 page)
2. Open the door and load laundry.
3. Press the Power button.
4. Select a Program.
(Refer to 17~19 page)
Select options at this time
(Refer to 22~26 page)
■ Additional Program
■ Temperature
■ Spin Speed
■ Other functions
5. Add detergent.
(Refer to 27~28 page)
6. Press the Start/Pause button.
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■ Care before washing
Wash temperature
Normal machine wash
Permanent press
Hand wash
Do not wash
Sort laundry by...
Fabric type
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 best results, sort clothes into loads that can be
washed with the same wash cycle.
Water temperature and spin speed and different fabrics need to
be washed in different ways.
Always sort dark colors from pale colors and whites. Wash
separately as dye and lint transfer can occur causing
discolouration of white etc. If possible, do not wash heavily
soiled items with lightly soiled one.
• Soil (Heavy, Normal, Light)
Separate clothes according to amount of soil.
• Color (White, Lights, Darks)
Separate white fabrics from colored fabrics.
• Lint (Lint producers, Collectors)
Wash lint producers and lint collectors separately.
3. Caring before 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
• Check all pockets to make sure that they are empty. Items such
as nails, hair clip, matches, pens, coins and keys can damage
both your washer and your clothes.
• Close zippers, hooks and strings to make sure that these items
don’t snag on other clothes.
• Pre treat dirt and stains by brushing a little detergent dissolved in
water onto stains like collars and cuffs to help lift dirt.
• Check the folds of the flexible gasket (gray) and remove any
small articles.
• Check inside of the drum and remove any item from a previous
• Remove any clothing or items from the flexible gasket to prevent
clothing and gasket damage.
Before the first wash, select a cycle (Cotton 60°C, add a half load of detergent) allow the unit to wash
without clothing. This will remove residues and water from the drum that may have been left during
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Washing program table
• Recommended courses according to the laundry type.
Fabric type
Provides better
performance by combining
various drum motions.
Color fast garments (shirts,
Wash: Rating
nightdresses, pajamas, etc) and
(Cold to 95°C) Dryer: 4.5 kg
lightly soiled white cotton
Provides optimized
washing performance with
less energy consumption.
Lightly soiled clothing and small
This cycle is suitable for
Synthetic casual shirts that do not
need ironing after washing.
(Cold to 60°C)
Polyamide, Acrylic, Polyester.
Removes solid and protein
stain and provide better
rinse performance.
Lightly soiled baby wear.
Removes allergens such
as house mites, pollen,
and cat fur.
Cotton, underwear, pillow
covers, bed sheets, baby wear.
This cycle provides fast
Colored laundry which is lightly
Quick 30 washing time for small loads
soiled fast.
and lightly soiled clothes.
Able to wash wool and
hand wash item. (Please
use detergent for machine
washable woolens).
Removes wrinkles within
20mins with steam.
(40°C to 95°C) Wash:
Less than 4.5 kg
Dryer: 4.5 kg
(Cold to 40°C)
Less than 2.0 kg
Hand wash marked delicate and
(Cold to 40°C)
machine wash wool items.
This cycle is for delicate
Delicate, easily damaged
Delicate clothes such as underwear,
blouse, etc.
Less than 7 kg
Dryer: 4.5 kg
Cotton mixed, Polyester mixed
Dress shirts, blouses.
Less than 3.0 kg
(Cold to 40°C)
No choice
Up to 3 Items.
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• Water Temperature: Select water temperature to suit wash cycles.
Always follow garment manufacture’s care label or instructions when washing.
• Set program at “Cotton 40°C + Intensive + Steam Wash + 1400rpm + Eco Dry” option for
test in accordance or in conformity with AS/NZS 2442.2.
• For best washing results, we recommend to mix dry detergent with warm water.
The wool wash cycle of this machine has been approved by Woolmark for
the washing of machine washable Woolmark products provided that the
products are washed according to the instructions on the garment label and
those issued by the manufacturer of this washing machine M0806.
Neutral detergent is recommended.
The wool cycle features gentle tumbling and low-speed spin for garment care.
Extra options
Cotton Quick
Baby Care
Allergy Care
Quick 30
Hand Wash/
* : This option is automatically included in the cycle and can not be deleted.
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Operating data
Cotton Quick
Baby Care
Allergy Care
Quick 30
Hand Wash/ Wool
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■ Control panel
Program dial
Additional program
LED display
Child Lock
• Press the Power button to turn power on
and off.
• To cancel the Time Delay function, the
power button should be pressed.
Additional program
• Use these buttons to select the desired
cycle options for the selected cycle.
• This Start/Pause button is used to start
wash cycle or pause the wash cycle.
• 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.
Dry dial
Spin Temp.
button button
Program dial
• Programs are available according to the
laundry type.
• Lamp will light up to indicate selected
LED display
• The display shows the settings, estimated
time remaining, options, and status
messages for your washer.
The display will remain on through the
• This allows you to select an additional
cycle and will light when selected.
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■ Additional program
Time Delay
You can set a time delay so that the washing
machine will start automatically and finish
after a specified time interval.
The delay time is the time to the
end of the programme, not the start.
The actual running time may vary
due to water temperature, wash
load and other factors.
If the laundry is normal and heavily soiled,
“Intensive” option is effective.
1. Press the Power button.
2. Select a cycle.
3. Press the Intensive button and set time
4. Press the Start/Pause button.
1. Press the Power button.
2. Select a cycle.
3. Press the Time Delay button and set time
4. Press the Start/Pause button.
Steam Wash
Medic Rinse
Steam Wash features enhance washing
performance with low energy consumption.
Refresh cycle reduces creases in clothes.
For best results or for cleaner rinsing.
This allows the final rinse to be heated to 40
1. Press the Power button.
2. Select steam course.
3. Press the Steam Wash button.
4. Press the Start/Pause button.
1. Press the Power button.
Steam Wash
2. Select a cycle.
3. Press the Medic Rinse button and set time
4. Press the Start/Pause button.
• For heavily stained clothes, underwear, or
baby clothes.
• Avaible with the Cotton, Cotton Quick,
Synthetic, Baby Care, Allergy Care,
Refresh programs.
• Refresh cycle is always Steam Wash.
• Do not use Steam Wash for delicates
such as wool, silk, and easily discoloured
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■ Options
■ Other functions
• Pre Wash : If the laundry is heavily soiled,
“Pre Wash” course is effective.
1. Press the Power button.
• Rinse+Spin : This can be helpful in
preventing fresh stains from setting in
fabrics. This is a separate cycle.
3. Press the Option button
(Rinse+Spin light up).
• Rinse+ : Add rinse once.
2. Select a cycle.
4. Press the Start/Pause.
• Normal+Hold : The course is paused until
start button is pressed again when rinse is
Spin only
• Spin Speed level can be selected by
pressing 'Spin' button repeatedly.
1. Press the Power button.
2. Press the Spin button to select RPM.
3. Press the Start/Pause.
Dry only
• By pressing the Temp. button the water
temperature can be selected.
- Cold (
- 30°C, 40°C, 60°C, 95°C
• Water temperature can be selected
according to the program.
1. Press the Power button.
2. Turn dry dial to select option.
3. Press the Start/Pause.
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■ Child Lock
Select this function to lock the buttons on the control assembly to prevent tampering.
"Child Lock" can be set only during the washing cycle.
Locking the control panel
1. Press the Option buttons simultaneously
for 3 seconds.
2. A beeper will sound, and '
' will appear on
the LED display.
When the child lock is set, all buttons are
locked except the Power button.
Turning off the power will not reset the
child lock function. You must
deactivate child lock before you can
access any other functions.
Unlocking the control panel
1. Press the Option buttons simultaneously
for 3 seconds.
2. A beeper will sound and the remaining time
for the current programme will reappear on
the LED display.
■ Beep On / Off
The Beep on/off function can be set only during the washing cycle.
1. Press the Power button.
2. Press the Start/Pause button.
3. Press and hold the Option and Spin button
simultaneously for three seconds
to set Beep on/off function.
Once the Beep on/off function is set, the setting
is memorized even after the power is turned off.
If you want to turn the Beeper off,
simply repeat this process.
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■ Tub Clean
Tub Clean is a special cycle to clean the inside of the washing machine.
A higher water level is used in this cycle at higher spin speed. Perform this cycle regularly.
1. Remove any clothing or items from the
washer and close the door.
2. Open the dispenser drawer and add Anti
limescale(e.g. Calgon) to the main wash
3. Close the dispenser drawer slowly.
4. Power On and then press and hold Spin
and Temp. button for 3 seconds. then “
will be displayed on the LED display.
5. Press the Start/Pause button to start.
6. After the cycle is complete, leave the door
open to allow the washer door opening,
flexible gasket and door glass to dry.
Do not add any detergent to the detergent compartments.
Excessive suds may generate and leak from the washer.
If there is a child, be careful not to leave the door open for too long.
■ Door Lock & Detecting
“Door Lock” - For safety reasons, the
door will lock while machine is in use and the
“Door Lock” icon will light up. You can safely
open the door after the “Door Lock” icon
turns off.
While "Detecting" is shown on the
display the washing machine rotates slowly
and detects how much laundry is loaded in
the drum.
It will take a short time.
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■ Dry
• Cold water tap must be left on during drying
The maximum drying capacity for
this model is 4.5kg. When loading,
please use the maximum drying
capacity indicator behind the door
as shown below.
Drying Automatic guide
• Use the automatic Drying Cycles to dry
most loads. Electronic sensors measure the
temperature of the internal airflow in order to
increase or decrease drying temperatures
and drying time.
• If a load is not as dry as you like, complete
drying using a time cycle.
The Estimated drying time varies
from the actual drying time when
using the Auto Dry selections. The
type of fabric, size of the load, and
the dryness selected affect drying
• This washer-dryer’s automatical process
from washing to drying can be selected
• For most even drying, make sure all clothes
are similar in material and thickness.
• Do not overload dryer by stuffing too many
articles into drum. Items must be able to
tumble freely.
• After the end of dry, “
” is displayed.
” operates for around 4 hours, but can
be cancelled at any time by pressing the
Start/Pause button. It's purpose is to reduce
wrinkles in the event that the clothes are left
in the machine after the wash & dry cycle
has ended.
The standard laundry weight which shows
how much laundry to put into the washer.
Sorts of
Single weight
Sorts of
Underwear Nightclothes
Single weight
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Drying Time Guide
(Manual operation)
Woven and Loopknit Materials
- Some woven and loopknit materials may
shrink, by varying amounts, depending on their
- Always stretch them out immediately after
Permanent Press and Synthetics
• By turnning the Dry dial, the drying time can be
• Drying course can last up to 150min. When
selecting drying only, drying course will start
after 15min spining. The spin operation can be
bypassed in a Dry only mode if it is not required
by continually pressing the spin button until "no
spin" appears.
• 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
• Low Temp. : For Synthetics select
• Iron Dry : If you want to iron clothes
• Cupboard Dry : For Cottons select
• Eco Dry : A special cycle to reduce water
usage during the dry cycle.
• Time (30/60/120 minutes)
- 30 min : Cotton 1.5kg
- 60 min : Cotton 3kg
- 120 min : Towel 4.5kg
• Your dryer can handle a load of up to 4.5kg dry
weight of articles.
• When loading, shake out each handful of
clothes so that they can tumble freely. Items
should not be loaded in a tangled condition, as
this will lengthen the drying time.
Woolen Articles
- Do not tumble dry woolen articles. Pull them to
their original shape, and Air dry them on a flat
- Do not overload your dryer.
- Take out permanent press articles as soon as
the dryer stops in order to reduce wrinkles.
Fibre or Leather Materials
- Always check the manufacture’s instructions.
Baby Clothes and Night Gowns
- Always check the manufacture’s instructions.
Rubber and Plastics
- Do not dry any items made from or containing
rubber or plastics, such as:
a) aprons, bibs, chair covers
b) curtains and tablecloths
- Do not dry fiberglass articles in your dryer.
Glass particles left in the dryer could be picked
up by your clothes the next time you use the
dryer and irritate your skin.
Completion of Drying
• When drying cycle is completed, “
[COOL DOWN] is displayed on the Multi
• The COOL DOWN begins automatically when
a drying cycle is complete.
• The COOL DOWN function periodically
tumbles, rearranges and fluffs the load to
avoid wrinkles without heat for up to 4 hours.
• The COOL DOWN message will continue to
display for 4 hours after the end of the Dry
Cycle, or until the Start/Pause button is
A dding detergent
■ Adding detergent and fabric softener
❿The dispenser drawer
• Main wash only ➔
• Pre Wash + Main Wash ➔
Keep all washing detergents away from
children as there is danger of poisoning.
Too much detergent, bleach or softener may
cause an overflow.
Be sure to use the appropriate amount of
❿Adding fabric softener
• Do not exceed the maximum fill line.
Overfilling can cause early dispensing of the
fabric softener which could stain clothes.
Close the dispenser drawer slowly.
• Do not leave the fabric softener in the detergent
drawer for more than 2 days.
(Fabric softener could be harden)
• Softener will automatically be added during
the last rinse cycle.
• Do not open the drawer when water is supplied.
• Solvents(benzene, etc) should not be used.
Do not pour fabric softener directly on the clothes.
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❿Detergent dosage
• Please use the detergent according to the detergent manufacturer’s guide.
• If too much suds is used, too many suds may be produced and this will decrease the
washing performance.
• If there are too many suds, please reduce the detergent amount.
• The detergent amount may need adjusting according to water temperature, water hardness,
load siize and soil level. For best results, use the optimum amount of detergent as
recommended by the detergent manufacturer.
• Use detergent recommended for front load washing machine.
• If you wish to use liquid detergent, follow guidelines provided by the detergent manufacturer.
• You can pour liquid detergent directly into the main detergent drawer if you are starting the
cycle immediately.
• Please do not use liquid detergent if you are using 'time delay ' as the liquid may harden, or
if you have selected 'PRE-wash'.
Do not let the detergent harden. Doing so may lead to blockages, poor rinse performance
or bad odor.
• Full load : according to manufacturer’s recommendation.
• Part load : 3/4 of the normal amount.
• Minimum load : 1/2 of full load.
• Detergent is flushed from the dispenser at the beginning of the cycle.
❿Adding water softener
• A water softener, such as Anti-limescale (e.g.
Calgon) can be used to cut down on the use of
detergent in extremely hard water areas.
Dispense according to the amount specified on
the packaging. First add detergent and then the
water softener.
• Use the quantity of detergent as for soft water.
❿Using tablet
1. Open the door and put tablets into the drum.
2. Load the laundry into the drum and close the
M aintenance
• Before cleaning the washer interior, unplug the electrical power cord to avoid electrical
shock hazards.
• 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.
The water inlet filter
" icon will be displayed on the control panel when water does not enter the
detergent drawer.
• If water is very hard or contains traces of lime deposit, the water inlet filter may become
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.
M aintenance
The drain pump filter
• The drain filter collects threads and small objects left in the laundry.
Check regularly that the filter is clean to ensure smooth running of your machine.
First drain using the drain hose and then open the pump filter to remove any threads or objects.
Be careful when draining if the water is hot.
• Allow the water to cool down before cleaning the drain pump, carrying out emergency
emptying or opening the door in an emergency.
1. Open the lower cover cap.
pull out the hose.
Container to
collect the
drained water.
2. Unplug the drain plug.
Open the filter by turning to the left.
3. Remove any extraneous matter from
the pump filter.
4. After cleaning, turn the pump filter and insert
the drain plug.
5. Close the lower cover cap.
M aintenance
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
downwards and by pulling it out.
• To facilitate cleaning, the upper part of the fabric softener compartment can be removed.
1. Pull out the dispenser drawer.
2. Clean the dispenser drawer under water.
3. Clean inside the recess with an old toothbrush.
4. Insert the dispenser drawer.
M aintenance
The washing drum
• If you live in a hard water area, limescale may build up continuously 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
• Proper care of your washer can extend its life.
• The outside of the machine can be cleaned with warm water and a neutral non abrasive household
• Immediately wipe off any spills. Wipe with damp cloth.
• Try not to hit surface with sharp objects.
• Do not use methylated spirits, diluents or similar products.
• Dry around the washer door opening, flexible gasket and door glass.
• Run washer through a complete cycle using hot water.
• Repeat process if necessary.
To remove hard water deposits, use only cleaners labelled washer safe.
■ Cold conditions
If the washer is stored in an area where freezing may occur or moved in freezing temperatures, follow these
instructions to prevent damage to the washer:
• Turn off water supply tap.
• Disconnect hoses from water supply and drain water from hoses.
• Plug electrical cord into a properly grounded electrical outlet.
• Add 1gallon (3.8L) of nontoxic recreational vehicle(RV) antifreeze into an empty wash drum. Close the door.
• Set spin cycle and let washer spin for 1minute to drain out all water. Not all of the RV antifreeze will be expelled.
• Unplug electrical power cord, dry the drum interior, and close the door.
• Remove dispenser drawer, drain and dry excess water from the compartments.
• Store washer in an upright position.
• To remove antifreeze from washer after storage, run empty washer through a complete cycle using
detergent. Do not add wash load.
roubleshooting guide
• This washing machine is equipped with automatic safety functions which detect and
diagnose faults at an early stage and react appropriately.
When the machine does not function properly or does not function at all, check the
following points before you contact your service provider.
Diagnosing Problem
Possible Cause
Rattling and
clanking noise
• Foreign objects such as coins or
safety pins maybe in drum or
Stop washer, check drum and drain
If noise continues after washer
is restarted, call your authorised
service centre.
Thumping sound
• Heavy wash loads may produce
a thumping sound. This is usually
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.
Water leaks.
• 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 in water
Water does not enter
washer or it enters
Water in the washer
does not drain or
drains slowly.
• Water supply is not adequate in
Check another tap in the house.
• Water supply tap is not
completely open.
Fully open tap.
• Water inlet hose(s) are kinked.
Straighten hose.
• The filter of the inlet hose(s)
Check the filter of the inlet hose.
• Drain hose is kinked or clogged.
Clean and straighten the drain hose.
• The drain filter is clogged.
Clean the drain filter
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Washer does not
Possible Cause
• Electrical power cord may not be
plugged in or connection may be
Make sure plug fits tightly in wall
• House fuse blown, circuit breaker
tripped,or a power outage has
Reset circuit breaker or replace
fuse. Do not increase fuse capacity.
If problem is a circuit overload, have
it corrected by a qualified electrician.
Turn on water supply tap.
• Water supply tap is not turned on.
Washer will not
• Check that the door is firmly shut.
Close the door and press the
Start/Pause button. After pressing
the Start/Pause button, it may take a
few moments before the washer
begins to spin. The door must be
locked before spin can be achieved.
Add 1 or 2 similar items to help
balance the load. Rearrange load to
allow proper spinning.
Door does not
Once machine has started, the door
cannot be opened for safety
reasons. Check if the "Door Lock"
icon is illuminated. You can safely
open the door after the "Door Lock"
icon turns off.
Wash cycle time
The washing time may vary by the
amount of laundry, water
pressure, water temperature and
other usage conditions.
If an imbalance is detected or if the
suds removing programme is on, the
wash time shall be increased.
Fabric softener
too early
Too much softener may cause an
Follow softener guidelines to ensure
appropriate amount is used.
Do not exceed the maximum fill line
Close the dispenser drawer slowly.
Do not open the drawer during the
wash cycle.
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Error Messages
Possible Cause
• 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.
Straighten hose(s).
Check the filter of the inlet hose.
• 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.
• The appliance has an imbalance detection
and correction system. If individual heavy
articles are loaded (ex. bath mat, bath robe,
etc.) 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.
Add 1 or 2 similar items to help
balance the load.
Rearrange load to allow proper
• Ensure door is not open.
Close the door completely.
If “
” is not released, call for
Unplug the power plug and call for
• Water overfills due to the faulty water
Close the water tap.
Unplug the power plug.
Call for service.
• Water level sensor has malfunctioned.
• Over load in motor.
Allow the washer to stand for 30
minutes to allow the motor to cool;
then restart the cycle.
• The washer experienced a power failure.
Restart the cycle.
• Water leaks.
Call for service.
• Check water supply.
Turn the tap on. If “
” is not
released, unplug power plug and call
for service.
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