LG | PS-R459 | LG PS-R459WN Owner’s Manual

OWNER’S MANUAL
AIR PURIFIER
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PS-R459 Series
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The advantages are
Congratulations on your purchase and welcome to the LG Family.
By following the use and care instructions in this manual, your air purifier will provide you with many years
of reliable service.
Haze Treatment System
- The Deodorization Filter can remove SO2, and NO2 substances that may cause eye, respiratory and or heart
disease.
Powerful Dual anti-allergic System
- Once absorbs and decomposes bacteria and virus inside by allergy filter as well as removes them outside by Nano
Plasma Ion.
Quiet Operation
- Minimum noise levels for a better nights rest.
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Content
❏ The advantages are ............................................................. 2
❏ Safety Precautions............................................................ 4-9
❏ Installation.......................................................................... 10
❏ Air Purifier Start Guide ....................................................... 11
❏ Name of Each Part ....................................................... 12-14
- Mainframe
- Display and Control Panel
- Filter System
How to Use
❏ Operation ...................................................................... 15-17
- Air Purifying Operation
- Manual Mode
- Auto Mode
- Sandstorm Mode
- Sleeping Mode
❏ Additional functions....................................................... 18-19
- Off timer function
- NPI sterilization function
- Lock function
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Care and Cleaning
❏ Exterior cleaning and Storage ........................................... 20
❏ Filter cleaning and exchange ........................................ 21-22
❏ Troubleshooting before calling for service .................... 23-24
❏ Product Specification ......................................................... 25
Getting Started How to use Care and Cleaning
Getting Started
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Safety Precautions
The precautions related with the safety shown below are to prevent unexpected hazard and damage through safe
and accurate operation of the product.
Warning / Caution
This symbol will alert you to any product detail or operation that could lead to
a safety hazard if the instructions in the manual are not followed properly.
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Warning
If not followed, it can cause death or major injury to the user.
Cautions
This symbol will alert you to the possibility of improper use that may result in
damage. Read instructions to avoid damage or injury.
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Safety Precautions
Warning
When using the multioutlet, do not use several
appliances at the same
time.
Excessive use of electric
power will be the cause of
fire and electric shock.
When the outlet is
damaged or loosened, do
not use it.
It will be the cause of fire
and electric shock.
When gas is leaked, perform the
ventilation by opening the
window before operating the air
purifier or remote controller.
Otherwise, it will be the cause of
the explosion, fire, and burn.
Do not use the product at the
location where moisture or floating
particles are prevailed such as
toilet or bathroom, laundry, etc.
This will be the cause of
fire and electric shock.
Carry out the installation
by avoiding direct sunlight,
heating appliance, and
dampness.
These will be the cause of
the electric shock, fire, and
failure.
Do not store or use
combustible gas or
flammable material at the
vicinity of the product.
This will be the cause of
fire and product failure.
Do not allow children to
open the front panel.
There will be the hazard of
pressing down by the
product.
Do not place fire source
near to the product.
This will be the cause of
fire.
Provide distance of more than
1.5 m from lighting appliance
and more than around 10 cm
from the wall.
This will be the cause of the
product discoloration and the
cleaning capability may be
deteriorated.
Getting Started
Do not arbitrarily change
or extend the power line.
This will be the cause of
fire and electric shock.
about
10 cm
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Safety Precautions
Warning
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Insert securely the power
plug up to the end of its
plug so that it will not be
shaken.
If connection is unstable, it
will be the cause of fire.
Do not touch the power
plug with wet hand.
This will be the cause of
electric shock and injury.
Do not remove the plug
by pulling its power cord
section.
This will be the cause of
fire and electric shock.
Do not place rug etc. on
the power cord.
If heavy object is placed on
the rug because the cord is
invisible, it will be the cause
of fire and electric shock.
Do not place obstacles at
the air suction port or
discharge port of the
product.
This will be the cause of
the product failure.
The power cord shall not
be damaged, processed,
excessively bent, twisted,
pulled, inserted into the
gap, or heated.
These will be the cause of
fire and electric shock due
to the damage of the cord.
If power cord is damaged,
it shall be repaired by
service engineer to
prevent the hazard.
Otherwise, it will be the
cause of fire, electric
shock, and product failure.
Do not install the product
at the location where
excessive industrial oil
smoke or metallic dust is
prevailed.
This will be the cause of
fire and product failure.
If the product is flooded,
always entrust it to the
customer care center.
There is the hazard of
electric shock or fire.
Do not allow children to
climb up the product or
arbitrarily touch it.
This will be the cause of
failure, injury.
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Safety Precautions
Warning
Do not allow water to be
infiltrated into the
product.
This will be the cause of
fire and electric shock.
Do not put coffee, flower
vase, or various drinks
on the top section of the
product.
This will be the cause of
fire and electric shock.
If abnormal noise, odor or
smoke is coming out from
the product, pull out the
power plug and contact
the customer care center.
This will be the cause of
fire and electric shock.
When installing near to
TV or audio, provide
more than 1 m of
distance with them.
TV or audio may have
malfunction.
Do not install at
transportation machinery
(vehicle/ship/aircraft etc.).
This will be the cause of
failure.
When using the product in a
closed room with combustion
appliance, perform occasional
ventilation.
Some of harmful materials
such as carbon dioxide
may not be eliminated.
Do not use other than
AC 220-240 V.
This will be the cause of fire
and electric shock.
Insecticide
Do not move the product
while it is under operation.
This can be the cause of
fire and electric shock or
partial damage of the
product can be occurred.
Getting Started
Do not sprinkle
insecticide or spray to
the product.
This will be the cause of
fire and product failure.
When closing the front
panel, be careful not to
insert any part of the
body such as hand etc.
This will be the hazard of
product damage or injury.
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220-240 V
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Safety Precautions
Caution
In kitchen, do not use
the product as
ventilation fan or hood
for range.
The life will be shortened.
Do not use the product to
remove toxic gas such as
carbon monoxide.
It can cause product
failure.
Install the product at the
flat location and do not
throw it down or give
impact.
This will be the cause of
fire and product damage.
Do not give impact to the
front panel.
This will be the cause of
injury & product damage or
electric shock.
Do not move the product
by grabbing the front
panel of the product.
The product may partially
be damaged.
Do not place any
obstacles around the air
inlet or outlet of the
product.
This can cause product
failure.
Do not use the product for
special application/location
such as preservation of
animal/plant, precision
machinery, artifact etc.
This can cause property
damage.
Do not clean the product
with strong detergent
such as solvent but use
smooth cloth.
It can cause fire and
product deformation.
Do not turn off the
product by pulling out
the power cord.
This will be the cause of
electric shock or property
failure.
When not using the
product for an extended
period of time, pull out the
power plug.
It can cause product failure
or fire.
Thinner
Wax
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Safety Precautions
Caution
Pull out the power cord to
make the fan stopping the
rotation before starting
the cleaning &
maintenance work.
Otherwise, it will be the cause
of electric shock or injury.
Do not allow the moisture
discharged from the
humidifier to be directly
touched with the product.
This will be the cause of
electric shock, fire or
property failure.
Do not use the product
for ventilation etc.
It can reduce the life of the
product.
When operating the
product, do not open the
front panel.
If opening the front panel,
the operation will be
stopped.
Do not input
inflammables into the
product.
This will be the cause of
fire and product failure.
Do not use it near wall,
furniture, or ceiling.
It may cause stain, mold, or
deformation.
Do not use the product
by laying it down.
This will be the hazard of
product damage or injury.
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Do not touch the power
plug with wet hand.
This will be the cause of
electric shock and injury.
Getting Started
Be sure to insert all the
filters before the use and
perform regular cleaning
of the pre-filter.
Otherwise, it will be the
cause of product failure.
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Installation
Places to Install
Mainframe
• Places with handy power connections
• Places with no obstacle to clog air inlet
• Places with horizontal surface and rich air circulation
than
More cm
0
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Warning
Install the air purifier on moving objects (car or ship etc) may
cause the product defect, therefore do not install on those
places.
Warning
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 person responsible for their safety.
Children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play with the appliance.
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Air Purifier Start Guide
Turn off air purifier when cleaning.
Use after enough air circulation when cooking
• When roast meat or fishs, remove the smell by air purifier is not appropriate. The oil particle will
block cells on filter, it may cause filter life shorten or filter polluting etc. negative effects. Under this
circumstance enough air circulation is necessary. Remove leftover odors by air purifier after no oil
particle is the correct and effective way to use product in long-term scale.
Getting Started
• Cleaning the air purifier with opened windows would disturb the natural air circulation to cause
intake too much particles, it may shorten the filter life. After complete cleaning process with enough
air circulation, close the windows, turn on the air purifier is the appropriate way to purify air.
Do not stay too closed when sleeping.
• Air purifier fan speed is not strong, before fallen asleep feel cool, after fallen asleep would feel
cold. The appropriate way is to keep at least 1 meter distance with air purifier.
Do not place in the corner edge.
•Avoid to install at places surrounded by furniture, appliances etc. or in the edge corner.
Install in the edge corner may cause difficulty to purify indoor air from the rest space.
Ensure air circulate 30 minutes at least everyday.
• For those families use the air purifier, air circulation is the prerequisite to ensure enough oxygen
supply. Ensure air circulation 30 minutes at least everyday could brings fresh air inflow. Keep
opposite windows open may gain a better result for air circulation. In case of being lazy may
weaken air refreshing function, therefore it is necessary to ensure clean and maintanance.
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Name of Each Part
Mainframe
Hand grip
Air outlet Cover
Power cord
Odor sensing
section
Front panel
※ Shape of the power cord can be different by country.
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Name of Each Part
Display and Control Panel
Off timer button
Power On/Off button
Operation mode indicator
Select Sleep Mode by
pressing the Operation
Mode Button.
Press the operation mode button to
select the operation mode.
NPI Sterilization/Lock button
Fan speed indicator
If you press the Sterilization/Lock
button shortly, the NPI sterilization
function is enabled or disable.
If you press and hold the NPI
Sterilization/Lock button for three
seconds, lock is enabled or disabled.
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Air cleanness lamp
Displays the level of air cleanness
judging by the smell surrounding it.
When air is clean, the light is blue,
and when air is contaminated, the
light turns to red.
Getting Started
If you press between buttons, the machine may not function properly. Press the button correctly.
This can be selected by pressing the
fan speed button.
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Name of Each Part
Pre-filter
Allergy filter
HEPA filter
Deodorization filter
Filter system (This is the introduction of only the filter part.)
Filter name
Function
Nano silver
antibacterial Pre-filter
Nano silver antibacterial
Big dust removal filter
This filter enables 2 roles of antibacterial process and removal of large dust particles with only one
filter to extent the washing frequency of the washable filter.
Allergy filter
Nano silver antibacterial
Allergy filter
Adsorb and decompose allergic ingredients.
HEPA filter
Nano silver antibacterial
Washable HEPA filter
The washable HEPA filter removes the minute dust particles including dead ticks, flower powder,
cigarette smoke (particle), minute dust, minute particle, floating fungus, animal fur etc.
Deodorization filter
Replacement
deodorization filter
This is the integrated deodorization filter and it removes cigarette smoke (odor), odor of living food
waste, odor of animal’s fur, odor of toilet, alkaline & acidic odor, and volatile organic compound
(VOCs).
SMOG treatment
This filter can remove SO2 and NO2 substances that may cause eye, respiratory and/or heart disease.
※ For washable filter, please dry it completely in a shade without any dampness.
(If it is not completely dried, it may cause failure or bad odor.)
※ The exchange cycle of allergy, HEPA, and deodorization filter will be altered in accordance with the application environment.
※ Filter case are not enclosed. Do not throw them away.
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Operation
Air Purifying Operation Purify Indoor Air.
Press On/Off Button.
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2
3
What is “Start-up Operation”?
When first turned on, the unit will go through a
Start-up function which prepares the unit
for operation. During this two minutes period, the
display will fluctuate to indicate that the unit is
sensing the air quality in the room.
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How to use
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A confirmation tone will sound to indicate that the unit is powering on.
The unit will also produce a tone when the unit is first plugged in.
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(Refer
to the “start-up operation”.) Fresh air will come out from the air outlet.
• Press On/Off button again to turn off.
• When restart air purifier, system will retrieve to the previous operating condition.
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Operation
1
2
3
Manual Mode User may manually adjust fan speed.
Press the On/Off button.
1
2
1
3
2
1
1
3
2
3
1
2
2
3
3
Select Manual Mode by pressing the
Operation Mode Button.
Select the desired fan speed by pressing
the Fan Speed Button.
• Default fan speed is weak speed.
• Fan speed can be operated in 4 levels.
Automatic mode The air purifier will automatically set the most appropriate fan speed.
Press On/Off button.
Select Auto Mode by pressing the
Operation Mode Button.
• The fan speed will automatically adjust to the air quality
of the room.
• During the Auto Mode, if the Fan Speed Button is
pressed, it will be converted into the Manual Mode and
fan speed will increase by one level.
• Those functions other than fan speed will be activated
when setting up by the user.
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Operation
1
2
3
Sandstorm Mode Purify indoor air effectively when the sandstorm occurs.
Press the On/Off button.
1
2
3
2
1
1
3
2
3
Select Sand Mode by pressing the
Operation Mode Button.
Sleeping Mode
Provide quiet indoor atmosphere while sleeping.
Press the On/Off button.
How to use
• During the Sand Mode, if the Fan Speed Button is
pressed, it will be converted into the Manual Mode and
fan speed will increase by one level.
• Fan speed will automatically be adjusted with the preinputted program.
• Those functions other than fan speed will be activated
when setting up by the user.
Select Sleep Mode by pressing the
Operation Mode Button.
• During the Sleep Mode, fan speed will switch to weak
level, and only the sleeping light on LED indicator will be
lighted shortly.
• During the sleep mode, if the Fan Speed Button is
pressed, it will be converted into the Manual Mode and
the fan speed will increase by one level.
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Additional function
1
2
3
Off Timer function
Automatically shut down after several hours.
Example) shut down automatically after 3 hours
1
3
2
1
2
the On/Off button.
Press
3
Press Off Timer Button to set 3 hours.
• When selecting 3 hours, the product will be stopped after 3 hours of operation.
1
2
3
• Up to 6 hours can be selected. After operating till the presetting time, the product
will be stopped automatically.
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Additional function
1
2
NPI Sterilization function Purify indoor air effectively when the sandstorm occurs.
3
During the NPI stefilization operation, many kind of bacteria in the room will be eliminated by
discharging the sterilization ion which is harmless to the human body.
1
1
2
3
2
Press the ION button to choose expected function.
2
3
• Whenever pressing the button once, it will be changed in the sequence of NPI → Function release
→ NPI → Function release ……….
Lock Function This is the function so that the button of the product will not be acted in unintended condition.
How to use
1
the On/Off Button.
Press
3
Press the On/Off Button.
Set to enable or disable button lock with the NPI Sterilization/Lock
button.
• If you press the NPI Sterilization/Lock button for three seconds, the lock lamp turns on and other
buttons do not function, though they are pressed.
• If you press the button for three seconds again, lock is disabled.
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Exterior cleaning and Storage
Exterior Cleaning Method
Wipe the air purifier with a soft cloth wet in lukewarm water and wrung out well.
Particularly, the air-intake area may be covered with dust. Clean the area regularly.
Caution
• Do not wipe the control panel and display with alkaline detergent.
• Do not use sulfuric acid, hydrochloric acid, or organic solvent such as
thinner or kerosene to wipe the surface of the air purifier or put a sticker.
This may result in damage to the surface of the air purifier.
• Use a soft cloth to clean the air purifier. Not doing so may result in
scratches to the surface.
Storage
Operate the air cleaner for more than 1 hour on a clear day and then
press the On/Off button to stop the operation.
Unplug the power plug.
Clean and protect the unit's mainframe.
Cover the unit while storing for an extended period of time.
When cleaning, wipe the main body with smooth cloth.
Air
inlet
Air inlet
1
1
2
2
power plug.
Otherwise, there is the worry of external damage due to the scratch etc.
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3
3
Filter cleaning and exchange
In case of under operation, be sure to OFF the power supply.
Open the front panel by pulling it forward.
Pull the handle in the middle of the Pre filter and separate the filter from
the machine.
When assembling, hold the handle in the middle and put the projections
at the top and bottom of the filter into the slots of the machine.
Front
panel
When disassembling
※ Assembly order of the Pre filter
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Put the projections at the top of the
free filter into the slots of the machine
Pull the allergy, HEPA, and deodorization filters
and separate them from the machine.
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Put the projections at the bottom of the
free filter into the slots of the machine
2
Clean the disassembled filter in accordance with the filter cleaning method in the next page.
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Filter cleaning and exchange
Cleaning method of various filters
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22
Type of filter
Classification
Washing &
replacement cycle
Cleaning method
Pre filter
For
washing
About a month
washing Cycle
Clean the Pre-filter with a vacuum cleaner or a soft brush, and when
Refer to the
the contamination is severe, use a neutral detergent and water to
Fig. 1.
clean it off.
Allergy filter
For
washing
About a month
Washing Cycle
Using a natural detergent and water to clean it off.
Refer to the
Fig. 2.
HEPA filter
For
washing
About 6 months
washing cycle
To clean both the HEPA filter and the Deodorization filter,
soak the filter in warm water with a mild detergent for 1 hour.
Remove particles from the filter by shaking the water from the filter.
Refer to the
Fig. 3.
Deodorization
filter
For
Replace
Pre filter
About 1 year
Replace Deodorization filter in case of over clogging on the filter
Replacement cycle
2
Allergy filter
3
–
HEPA filter
Air Purifier
Troubleshooting before calling for service
If abnormality is occurred, confirm the following items in advance before requesting to the customer care center.
Symptom
Air Purifier will not
start.
Timer does not
work.
Air purification does
not work well.
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Procedures
• Is the power plug unplugged?
• Plug the power properly.
• Whether a power cut occur?
• Retrieve working when power cut finish.
• Whether the front panel open or not?
• When the front panel opened, operation cannot be
performed. Close it completely.
• Did you check the operation display part?
• Please set timer again referring to user manual.
• Is indoor contamination bad?
• Please ventilate and use.
• Is there a lot of garbage in pre-filter?
• Clean the pre-filter.
• Isn’t the usage area too wide?
• Use the product fit for the usage area.
(Please avoid places with fluent ventilation such as
door and window.)
• Is there any obstacle nearby?
• Please remove the obstacles.
• Is it installed in a place without fluent wind flow?
• Please reinstall at different place.
• Is “locked” lamp on in operation display?
• Press NPI sterilization/lock button for 3 sec. to
cancel lock setting.
• Didn’t you press the button too weakly?
• The button of this product is not a touch type, so
press a little harder until the function is changed.
• Didn’t you press the button too close to Start
button?
• Press toward air quality lamp from Start button part.
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Button does not
work well.
Confirmation
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Troubleshooting before calling for service
Symptom
There is a strange
odor coming out of
air outlet.
It smells but air
quality lamp does
not move.
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Confirmation
Procedures
• Is the odor generated in the initial phase after
purchasing the product?
• It is a smell of activated carbon. It disappears after
1~2 weeks after product operation. It is a smell of
activated carbon (charcoal) harmless to human
body. (It is the same phenomenon as a new car.)
• Is it used where there is a lot of food smell?
• For food smell, it may stick to filter, so use it after
ventilation.
• Is it used where there is a lot of smoke or smell?
• Air cleaning function may be degraded where there
is a lot of smoke or smell. Please use the air cleaner
after ventilation.
• Does a bright light come on the air quality lamp?
• The smell sensor of air cleaner is a sensor detecting
pollution gas, so it may not react to food smell. But
the smell is removed by the deodorization filter.
• It reacts to chemical odor such as gas, cosmetics, or
ammonia.
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Product Specification
The external dimension, design and product standard can change to improve the quality of the product.
Model Name
PS-R459 Series
Power Supply
220-240 V~ 50 Hz
Weight of Product
Appearance Size(mm)
Power consumption
7.3 kg
405 (Width) x 550 (Height) x 230 (Depth)
35 W
※ The rating on the manual displays a range for possible usage, so it could be different from the rating on
the label, which displays the rating of the using region on the product.
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Memo
Memo
Printed in Korea
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