LG | VK94070NCAG | LG VK94070NCAG Owner’s Manual

OWNER’S MANUAL
LG CORDLESS
VACUUM CLEANER
This information contains important instructions for the safe use and
maintenance of the vacuum cleaner. More importantly, please read
all of the information on page 3, 4, 5 for your safety. Please keep this
manual in an easily accessible place and refer to it if in doubt.
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Table of contents
Important safety instructions.............................................................................. 3~5
How to use.......................................................................................................... 6~17
Assembling the vacuum cleaner ...................................................................................... 6~8
Operating the vacuum cleaner ......................................................................................... 8~9
Robosense™ function......................................................................................................... 10
Using the carpet and floor nozzle / Corner free nozzle....................................................... 11
Using the accessory nozzles............................................................................................... 12
Charging the Vacuum Cleaner............................................................................................ 13
Emptying the dust tank ....................................................................................................... 14
Cleaning the dust tank ....................................................................................................... 15
Cleaning the air filter and motor safety filter ....................................................................... 16
Cleaning the exhaust filter .................................................................................................. 17
What to do if your vacuum cleaner does not work ............................................ 18
What to do when the suction performance decreases ....................................................... 18
What to do if Robosense™ function does not work............................................ 19
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IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
Read and follow all instructions before using your vacuum cleaner to prevent the risk of fire, electric shock, personal
injury, or damage when using the vacuum cleaner. This guide does not cover all possible conditions that may occur.
Always contact your service agent or manufacturer about problems that you do not understand. This appliance
complies with the following EC Directives :-2006/95/EC Low Voltage Directive -2004/108/EC EMC Directive.
This is the safety alert symbol.
This symbol alerts you to potential hazards that can kill or hurt you and others.
All safety messages will follow the safety alert symbol and either the word “WARNING” or “CAUTION.”
These words mean:
This symbol will alert you to hazards or unsafe practices which could cause serious
WARNING bodily harm or death.
This symbol will alert you to hazards or unsafe practices which could cause bodily
CAUTION
injury or property damage.
WARNING
1. T his 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.
2. C
hildren should be supervised to ensure that they do not
play with the appliance.
3. If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by LG
Electronics Service Agent in order to avoid a hazard
4. T his appliance can be used by children aged from 8 years and
above and persons with reduced physical, sensory or mental
capabilities or lack of experience and knowledge if they have
been given supervision or instruction concerning use of the
appliance in a safe way and understand the hazards involved.
Children shall not play with the appliance. Cleaning and user
maintenance shall not be made by children without supervision.
5. C
AUTION: This hose contains electrical connections
– d o not use to vacuum up water;
– do not immerse in water when cleaning
– the hose should be checked regularly and must not be
used if damaged.
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IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
WARNING
• Disconnect the electrical supply before servicing or
cleaning the unit or when cleaner is not in use.
Failure to do so could result in electrical shock or personal
injury.
• Do not use the vacuum cleaner to pick up anything that is
burning or smoking such as a cigarette or hot ashes.
Doing so could result in death, fire or electrical shock.
• Do not vacuum flammable or explosive substances such
as gasoline, benzene, thinners, propane (liquids or gases).
The fumes from these substances can create a fire hazard or
explosion. Doing so could result in death or personal injury.
• Do not handle the plug or vacuum cleaner with wet hands.
Doing so could result in death or electrical shock.
• Do not try to unplug the vacuum cleaner by pulling on the
power cord.
Doing so could result in product damage or electrical shock. To
unplug, grasp the plug, not the cord.
• Keep hair, loose clothing, fingers, and all parts of the body
away from openings and moving parts.
Failure to do so could result in electrical shock or personal
injury.
• The hose contains electrical wires. Do not attempt to use
the vacuum cleaner if they are broken or damaged.
Failure to do so could result in death, or electrical shock.
• Do not allow the product to be used as toy. Pay Close
attention when product is being used by or near children.
Failure to to do so could result in Personal injury or damage to
the product.
• Do not use the vacuum cleaner if the power cord or plug is
damaged or faulty.
Failure to do so could result in personal injury or product
damage. In the event of the above case, contact LG
Electronics Australia or a LG Authorised Service Centre to
avoid any hazards.
• Do not use the vacuum cleaner if it has become damp or
wet.
Failure to do so could result in personal injury or product
damage. In the event of the above case, contact LG
Electronics Australia or a LG Authorised Service Centre to
avoid any hazards.
• Do not continue to use the vacuum cleaner if any parts
appear to be missing or damaged.
Failure to do so could result in personal injury or product
damage. In the event of the above case, contact LG
Electronics Australia or a LG Authorised Service Centre to
avoid any hazards.
• Do not use an extension cord or a multiple outlet power
board to charge this vacuum cleaner.
Failure to do so could result to a fire hazard or product damage
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• Use the correct voltage to charge the unit.
Using improper voltage may result in damage to the product
and possible injury to the user. The proper voltage is listed on
the sticker on bottom of vacuum cleaner.
• Do not modify the plug in any way.
Failure to do so could result in electrical shock, personal injury,
product damage or even death. If plug does not fit into the wall
socket, contact a qualified electrician to inspect the wall socket.
If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by the
manufacturer or one of its authorised service centre's or a
similarly qualified person in order to avoid a hazard.
• Repairs to electrical appliances may only be
performed by qualified service engineers.
Improper repairs may lead to serious hazards for the user.
• Do not wash the body of the vacuum cleaner with water.
• Do not allow metals to touch the charging terminal or the
connecting joints of the main body and hose.
• Before cleaning the body, unplug the power cord and turn
off the main power. Always use a dry cloth to clean the
body.
• Do not place the vacuum cleaner near any heat source or
direct sunlight.
There is danger of an explosion or a fire.
• When disposing of the vacuum cleaner and/or battery, it
must be done in accordance with your local council/
government as it contains battery cells that can cause fire
or explode if not disposed of correctly.
• Do not use the vacuum cleaner in bathrooms.
• If ever there is a problem with the vacuum cleaner,
immediately stop vacuuming and turn off the main power
switch.
• Do not use the product at a place subject to lots of
industrial oil fumes or metal particulates.
Doing so can cause fire or product failure.
• In the event that the battery ever leaks, avoid contact with
the skin or eyes. If so,immediately rinse the affected part
with plenty of water and seek medical attention.
Battery fluid may cause burns to your skin or loss of eyesight.
• Do not put fingers near the gear.
Failure to do so could result in personal injury.
gear
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
CAUTION
• Do not insert any objects into any of the vacuum
cleaner's openings.
Failure to do so could result in product damage.
• Do not use the vacuum cleaner with any of its
opening's blocked: Make sure to keep openings free of
dust, lint, hair, and anything that may restrict air flow.
Failure to do so could result in product damage.
• Do not use the vacuum cleaner without the dust tank
and/or filters in place.
Failure to do so could result in product damage.
• Always clean the dust bin after vacuuming up carpet
cleaners or fresheners, powders or fine dust.
These products will clog the filters and reduce airflow.
Failure to clean the dust bin could cause permanent
damage to the cleaner.
• Do not use vacuum cleaner to pick up sharp hard
objects, small toys, pins, paper clips, etc.
They may damage the vacuum cleaner or dust bin.
• Store the vacuum cleaner away when not in use.
Put the vacuum cleaner away when not in use to avoid any
hazards.
• The vacuum cleaner is not intended to be used by
young children or infirm people without sufficient
supervision.
Failure to do so could result in personal injury or product
damage.
• Only use parts, attachments and accessories that
are recommended or approved by LG Electronics
Australia or one of it's Authoised Service Centers.
• To avoid personal injury and to prevent the machine
from falling when cleaning stairs, always place it at
the bottom of stairs.
Failure to do so could result in personal injury or product
damage.
• Do not grasp the tank handle when you are moving
the vacuum cleaner.
The product may fall if you try to carry the vacuum cleaner
by the tank handle, which could then result in personal
injury or product damage. You should carry the vacuum
cleaner by the carrier handle when you are moving the
vacuum cleaner. (Page 14)
• Make sure the filters (motor safety filter and air filter)
are completely dry before re-installing them back in
the vacuum cleaner.
Failure to do so could result in product damage.
• Do not attempt to dry the filters in an oven,
microwave oven, clothes dryer or any other drying
device. Allow them to dry naturally.
Failure to do so could result in fire hazard.
• Do not attempt to dry the filter dry near an open
flame.
Failure to do so could result in fire hazard.
• This appliance is not intended for use by persons
(including children) with reduced physical, sensory
or mental capabilities, or lack of experience or
knowledge, unless they under supervision or
instruction by a person responsible for their safety.
Children should be supervised all times when in close
proximity of the vacuum cleaner.
• Do not approach to vacuum cleaner suddenly, when
Robosense™ function activated.
Failure to do so could result in personal injury or product damage.
• The battery for the main body is designed for this
vacuum cleaner only. Never use it for any other product.
Doing so could result in fire or damage to the product.
• Do not use the floor nozzle to clean high areas.
• Do not carry the vacuum cleaner with the nozzle head
connected to the body.
• Empty the dust bin frequently to maintain suction.
• Always use the vacuum cleaner with the filter unit
assembled in the dust bin.
• Never remove the hose or pipe when the main power
is On.
• Use this vacuum cleaner for household use only.
Thermal protector :
This vacuum cleaner has a special thermostat that protects the vacuum cleaner in the case of the motor
overheating. If the vacuum cleaner suddenly shuts off, turn off the Main Power switch, then check the vacuum
cleaner for possible cause of overheating such as a full dust tank, a blocked hose or clogged filter. If any of the
above causes are found, rectify the issue and wait at least 1 hour before attempting to use the vacuum cleaner.
After the 1 hour period, turn on the Main Power Switch.
If the vacuum cleaner still does not run, contact LG Electronics Australia.
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How to use Assembling the vacuum cleaner
Hose Handle
Spring latch
Telescopic pipe
(some models only)
(some models only)
➊ Carpet and floor nozzle (some models only)
Push the telescopic pipe into the nozzle.
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Transmitting sensor
➋T
elescopic pipe
• Push the telescopic pipe firmly into
the hose handle.
• Hold the Telescopic pipe with one
hand and with the other hand push
the spring latch forward to extend
the telescopic pipe.
• Pull out the pipe to the desired
length.
Click!
Charging terminal
Receiving sensors
Button
Battery indicator
Fitting pipe
Flexible Hose
Attachment Point
➌C
onnecting the hose to the vacuum cleaner
Push the fitting pipe on the flexible hose into the
attachment point on the vacuum cleaner.
To remove the flexible hose from the vacuum
cleaner,press the button situated on the fitting pipe, then
pull the fitting pipe out of the vacuum cleaner.
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How to use Operating the vacuum cleaner
Charging terminal
Main power switch
Control Button
MAX line.
Power button
Control mode button
➊ How to operate
• Disconnect the charging cord from the
vacuum cleaner.
•T
o power on the vacuum cleaner, press
down the power button for about 1
second.
• When first powered on, vacuum cleaner
is set to 50% power.
•Y
ou can adjust the power of the
vacuum cleaner using the ‘ + ’, ‘ – ’
Buttons.
•T
o turn the vacuum cleaner off, Push
the power button.
•A
fter you have finished using the
vacuum cleaner, please charge the unit
by connecting the charging cord to the
charging terminal.
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➋ Emptying the dust tank
•A
lways empty the dust tank when the
dust tank level reaches the MAX line.
How to use Operating the vacuum cleaner
➌ Park mode
• Turn off the Main power switch position
before attempting to use the park mode.
•T
o temporarily support and hold the
telescopic pipe and nozzle during
vacuuming, use the park mode slot.
- Slide the hook on the nozzle into the slot
located on the side of vacuum cleaner.
Do not use this slot for storing the
vacuum.
➍ Storage
• After you have finished using the
product, connect the power cord to the
charging terminal.
• You can store your vacuum cleaner in
a vertical position by sliding the hook
on the nozzle into the slot on the
underside of the vacuum cleaner.
WARNING
Do NOT vacuum up any liquids.
Vacuuming liquids will cause a
malfunction and damage the unit.
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How to use Robosense™ function
Robosense™ function can measure distance
between the user and vacuum cleaner. After the
measurement, the vacuum cleaner will move
automatically to keep a constant distance (about
1.0m) between the user and the vacuum cleaner
provided that the transmitting sensor on the
hose handle is unobstructed and operated at a
height of approximately 70~90cm off the floor.
When the distance between the transmitting
sensor in the hose handle and the receiver
sensors on the vacuum cleaner becomes more
than 1m, the vacuum cleaner will move
automatically toward the user. If the distance
remains within 1 m, the body just rotates to face
the user. The Auto Moving function does not
work properly on carpets with long hair (longer
than 20 mm).
Transmitting sensor
Receiving sensors
1m
• When using the vacuum cleaner, be careful
• Keep the direction of the hose handle transmitting
not to block the transmitting sensor with any
sensor in line of sight with the receiving sensors on
wall or body. If the transmitting sensor is
the vacuum cleaner. If the hose points in the wrong
obstructed, the Robosense™ function cannot
direction, the Robosense™ function cannot work
work properly.
properly.
NOTICE
The transmitting and receiving sensors
must not have any liquid on them.
This will cause the Robosense™ function not to
work properly.
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How to use Using the carpet and floor nozzle / Corner free nozzle
1
2
Carpet
Pedal
Floor
➊ Carpet and floor nozzle (some models only) ➋ Corner free nozzle (some models only)
• The 2 position nozzle
This nozzle is equipped with a pedal switch which
allows you to alter between the carpet or floor
position depending on your current floor type.
• Carpet or rug position
Press the pedal to (
the brush.
) icon which will lower
Press the pedal to (
) icon to lift the brush up.
•Y
ou can perform cleaning at any place such
as corner or narrow crack by utilizing the
structure that both sides of the suction hole
are leaned back.
• Hard floor position (tiles, timber flooring)
• Cleaning the carpet and floor nozzle
• Clean the suction hole and brush of
the nozzle if ever clogged or blocked.
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How to use Using the accessory nozzles
Crevice tool
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➌ Crevice tool
The crevice tool is for
vacuuming in those normally
hard to reach places. for
example, between the
cushions of a sofa.
Upholstery nozzle
Dusting brush
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5
➍ Upholstery nozzle
➎ Dusting brush
The upholstery nozzle is for
vacuuming upholstery,
mattresses etc.
Push the button
<Upholstery nozzle mode>
The dusting brush is for
vacuuming picture frames,
furniture frames, books and
other irregular surfaces.
Pull the cover
<Dusting brush mode>
WARNING
DO NOT use the product
to vacuum any delicate
items such as a TV,
Monitor, furniture, as it
may scratch them.
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• PE BAG •
• Accessory nozzles are included in the
"PE BAG" with owner's manual.
How to use Charging the Vacuum Cleaner
Charging terminal
When the battery is low
Battery level indicator
• When the battery is low, use the power cord
to recharge the battery.
• Please insert the power cord all the way into
the charging terminal.
• When the battery is completely empty, the
charging time will be approximately 4 hours.
•T
o prevent mal-function, the vacuum cleaner
will not operate during charging.
The battery indicator shows the following battery
power levels.
① When the battery power level is low, the battery
indicator shows one blinking light.
The battery indicator will not display unless the
unit is switched on and running.
Note: You can NOT use the vacuum cleaner
when it is plugged in and charging.
②T
he battery has an in built over current
protection circuit. In the event that the product
will suddenly no longer operate or charge due
to overheating, it should be turned off and left
for an hour unused or connected to the
charging cord before attempting to resume any
vacuuming or charging.
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How to use Emptying the dust tank
Tank separation lever
①
②
③
Pull out
Tank handle
MAX line.
Moving the vacuum cleaner
① Turn off the vacuum cleaner.
② Grasp the handle of the tank and then press
the tank separation button, then pull out the
dust tank.
③ Empty the tank and then re-assemble the dust
tank, as shown below.
•T
he product may fall if you try to carry the
vacuum cleaner by the tank handle, which
could result in personal injury or product
damage. You should always carry the vacuum
cleaner by the carrier handle when you are
moving the vacuum cleaner.
Assembling the dust tank
Tank handle
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Carrier
handle
How to use Cleaning the dust tank
Tank separation lever
①
②
Pull out
Tank handle
④
① Press the tank separation lever and pull out the
dust tank.
② Pull up and remove the dust tank cap.
③ Wash dust tank.
④ Naturally dry and make sure all parts are
completely dry before re-assembling.
③
NOTICE
If the suction power decreases
after cleaning the dust tank, clean
the air filter and the motor safety
filter. See next page
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How to use Cleaning the air filter and motor safety filter
①
②
Dust separator
③
Guide cover lever
⑤
⑥
④
Guide cover
⑦
Air filter
Motor safety filter
① Open the vacuum cleaner cover by pushing the button.
② Grasp the handle of the dust separator and pull it out.
③ Open the guide cover by pulling the guide cover lever and remove any dust.
④ Open the air filter cover by pushing the air filter cover lever and take out the air filter.
⑤ Separate the Air filter & Motor safety filter from the dust separator.
⑥ Wash the air filter and the motor safety filter.
DO NOT wash filters with hot water.
⑦ Naturally dry and make sure parts are completely dry before re-assembling.
NOTICE
Be sure to wash the filters at least every
month. If filters are worn or damaged, do not
use them and call LG Electronics Australia or
an LG Authorised Service Centre
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Air filter cover
Air filter cover
lever
How to use Cleaning the exhaust filter
Exhaust filter cover
①
Exhaust filter
Button
Lever
②
Exhaust filter cover
④
Click!
③
•T
he exhaust filter is reusable.
①T
o clean the exhaust filter, remove the exhaust filter cover on the body by pushing the lever
downwards and pulling it out.
② Then push the lever down on the exhaust filter and remove from vacuum cleaner body.
③ Remove any dust from the filter. (DO NOT wash filter with water.)
Exhaust filter cover reassembly.
• line the lugs up on the bottom of the exhaust filter and pull the filter in making sure the top clip is
secure.
• line the lugs up on the bottom of the exhaust filter cover and push the cover in making sure the top
clip is secure.
NOTICE
The exhaust filter should be cleaned at
least once every 6 months
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What to do if your vacuum cleaner does not work
Check the charging cord is disconnected and please make sure that the main switch is turned on.
What to do when the vacuum cleaner does not work
• Check if the battery has been charged.
• Check the charging cord is disconnected from the charging terminal and make sure that the
main switch is turned on.
• Disassemble the hose from the main vacuum body, and then reassemble them.
What to do when the suction performance decreases
• Check nozzles, flexible hose, telescopic pipe, dust separator and dust bin for any foreign
objects that could be causing a blockage and remove if necessary.
• Check if the motor-protecting filter or exhaust filter is dirty.
• Check if the dust separator is correctly attached to the vacuum's main body.
Disposal of your old appliance
1. A
ll electrical and electronic products should be disposed of separately from the
municipal waste stream via designated collection facilities appointed by the
government or the local authorities.
2. T
he correct disposal of your old appliance will help prevent potential negative
consequences for the environment and human health.
3. For more detailed information about disposal of your old appliance, please contact
your Local Council, waste disposal service or the retailer where the product was
purchased.
The equipment complies with requirements of the Technical Regulation, in terms of restrictions for the
use of certain dangerous substances in electrical and electronic equipment.
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What to do if Robosense™ function does not work.
• Check that the transmitting sensor and receiving sensors are free from liquids and dust.
• Please make sure that they are not blocked by obstacles (wall, clothes, etc.).
If the sensors are blocked, Robosense™ function cannot work properly. Refer to page 10.
• If the transmitting sensor and receiving sensors are blocked by dust, clean the sensors using a
dry cotton swab or Cotton Q-tip. Clean the sensor holes periodically.
NOTICE
For safety reasons, the wheels motor speed will be
instantly reduced if the motor encounters any
electrical noise interference.
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