LG | PS-N550WP | LG PS-N550WP Owner’s Manual

PS-N550 Series
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The advantages are
It’s grateful to use our LG air purifier.
After reading through this manual, using this product for a long-term would be safe and convenient.
The Platinum Sterilization System
- 99.9% highly purified platinum catalyst filter completely removes those factors which could cause the sick
house syndrome such as VOCs, harmful chemical element and its smell.
- Sterilized by Washable HEPA filter Inside, once again sterilized by NPI(Nano Plasma Ion) outside.
Only LG air purifier can sterilize perfertly both inside and outside.
Easy-use refreshing HEPA filter system.
- Easy to check out the filter status immediately through the convenient filter separating system.
- Don't worry about the filter becomes dirty. Use again after cleaning by water.
Powerful anti-allergic filter
- The anti-allergic filter could absorbs and decomposes the ingredients which causes the allergy, having the
allergy preventive effect also removing the odor and anti-bacteria effect.
Photo-catalyst plasma system
- The most advanced photo-catalyst plasma system not only removes various polluted particles within indoor
air but also utilize the static power to strengthens the HEPA filter.
- HEPA(High Efficiency Particulate Arrestor)
LG KAV-HEPA Filter
- It's a natural and harmless filter to the human body which is made with lactic ferments in global health food kimchi.
And its strong sterilization is effective against various harmful bacteria and Avain Infulenza.
(It's a filter for prevention not a medical appliances for cure.)
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Air Purifier
Table of Contents
Before Use
After Use
❏ Exterior and Dust Sensors Cleaning Method .....................27
❏ Cautions for Safety.........................................................4~13
❏ Filter Cleaning ..............................................................28~29
❏ Installation ..........................................................................14
❏ Maintenance.......................................................................30
❏ Air purifier Start Guide........................................................15
❏ Name of Each Part .......................................................16~19
❏ Confirming Items Before Reporting Defect...................31~32
Before Use
❏ The advantages are .............................................................2
❏ Product Specification..........................................................33
During Use
– Mainframe
– Display and Controller
– Filters System
– Remote Controller
❏ Remote Controller Guide....................................................20
– Battery Installation
– Caution
During Use
❏ Operation Mode............................................................21~23
After Use
– Air Purifying Mode
– Speed Mode
– Automatic Mode
– Yellow Sandstorm Mode
– Sleeping Mode
❏ Additional Functions .....................................................24~26
– Off timer Mode Function
– Negative Ion / sterilization function
– Filter Checking Function
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Cautions for Safety
The following precautions related to safety marked as follows are to prevent unexpected danger or damage by
safely and accurately using the product.
Warning / Caution
This is the symbol to get attention focused for the details and operations that can cause
any type of danger. To prevent any danger, observe carefully and follow the directions
appropriately.
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WARNING
If not followed, it can cause death or major injury to the user.
CAUTIONS
If not followed, it can cause injury to the user or property damage.
Air Purifier
Cautions for Safety
Warning
Installation
Never use an octopus feet-type
of socket.
Never use the damaged or loose
power cords.
Otherwise, it may cause fire or
electrical shock.
Unreasonable use of power may cause
fire or electrical shock.
Otherwise, it may cause fire or
electrical shock.
Open the window for air
ventilation before operating
the air purifier when gas leaks.
Do not use the product a place
where there are much moistures
or oils such as toilet, bathroom
or washing room.
Do not disassemble or repair the
product at random.
Otherwise, it may cause explosion, fire
and physical injury.
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Before Use
Do not change or extend power
cords at random.
It will cause fire and electrical shock.
Otherwise, it may cause fire or
electrical shock.
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Cautions for Safety
Don’t keep and use combustible
gas, flammable substance
around the product.
Otherwise, it may cause fire and
failure of product.
Do not lay fire appliances around
the product.
Otherwise, it may cause fire.
If abnormal noise comes or smell
or smoke emits from the product,
pull the power plugs out and call
our service center.
Don’t put heavy things on power
cords or take care so that they
should not be pressed under the
product.
Otherwise, it may cause fire or electrical
shock.
Otherwise, it may cause fire or electrical
shock.
Keep this product out of the direct
rays of the sun, heating source and
moisture.
Otherwise, it may cause electric shock, fire
or failure of product.
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Cautions for Safety
Operation
Incomplete connection may
cause fire.
Pull power plugs by
grasping the head and
never touch with power
plugs with the wet hands.
Never damage, process,
forcedly bend, twist, pull,
lay between gaps or heat
power cords.
Otherwise, it may cause
electrical shock or physical
injury.
Damaged cords may cause fire
and electrical shock.
Do not install a place where there
are much industrial Oil dust or
metallic dust.
If may cause fire and failure of product.
When the power code is damaged,
it should be repaired by the
qualified person to prevent any
risk.
Do not hold the power
cable to pull out the
power plug.
May cause fire or electric
shock.
Before Use
Securely insert power
plugs to the end so that
they should not shake.
Keep in Mind that water should
not run into the product.
Otherwise, it may cause electrical shock
or fire.
Otherwise, it may cause electric shock,
fire or failure of product.
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Cautions for Safety
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Do not lay obstacles around the
product.
Do not cover with a rug, cushion etc
over power cords.
Do not use thermal appliances
near power cords.
Otherwise, it may cause failure.
Power cords may be damaged and result in
fire and electrical shock in case of putting
heavy things on in the manner power cords
cannot be seen.
Otherwise, it may cause fire or electrical
shock.
Do not allow children to climb up
this product.
Do not sprinkle in insecticide or hair
spray.
Do not use this product when is
in moving.
May cause the breakdown, injury.
It may cause damage or accident.
May cause fire or electric shock or
damage to some parts of the product.
Air Purifier
Cautions for Safety
Do not move the product by
holding the front-panel.
Otherwise, it may cause fire or
electrical shock.
Do not put pressure on the front
glass.
Do not insert the hands or bars
into the suction inlet or the outlet.
It can cause injury and product damage
or cause electric shock.
Otherwise, it may cause failure of product
or physical injury.
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Contact with the service center
for repairing the product.
Any arbitrary disconnection or repairing
may cause electric shock or fire.
Before Use
May cause electric shock or damage to
some parts of the product.
Do not put coffee or all types of
beverage on the air discharge
outlet.
If the product is submersed in
the water, you must contact the
service center.
It can cause electric shock or fire.
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Cautions for Safety
Cautions
Installation
Maintain distance of more than
1m when installing the product
near TV or audio.
Avoid a place near fire arms or
heating devices or subject to
direct sunlight.
Do not use the product for
removing toxic gas as CO.
Otherwise, it may cause failure.
It will cause fire.
Do not use the product as
ventilation fan or range hood
at the kitchen.
It may cause shorten the lifetime of
the product.
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Install the product at a flat place
and do not drop the product.
Otherwise, it may cause damage or
accident.
Maintain a minimum distance of
1.5m from any heat producing
light source. For proper
ventilation, maintain a distance
of 10cm or more from a wall.
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Cautions for Safety
Do not use except AC 240 V.
When using the product with a
burner within the airtight room,
sometimes let fresh air into the
room.
Do not install the air purifier on
the transportation vehicle (car,
ship etc.).
Before Use
Otherwise, it may cause fire or electrical
shock.
It may cause failure.
Some toxic substances such as carbon
dioxide may not be removed.
240 V
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Cautions for Safety
Operation
Do not use the product for
special purpose such as
animals or vegetables,
precision machine or
conservation of art articles.
Don’t use strong detergent
like solvent, etc but use a
soft cloth.
Never operate or stop the
product while inserting or
removing power plugs.
Pull power plugs out
when not using the
product for a long time.
Otherwise, fire or distortion of
the product may occur.
Otherwise, it may cause
electrical shock or fire.
Otherwise, it may cause
failure of product or fire.
Secure all filters and
regularly clean them.
Start cleaning after
turning off the power and
when the fan stops.
Do not touch the filter
part with wet hands.
Otherwise, it may cause damage
of property.
Use the filter securely
inserted, and clean the
filter about once a month.
Otherwise, it may cause
failure.
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Otherwise, it may cause failure
of product.
It can cause electric shock or
injury.
The cleaning filter part,
especially, is dangerous to
cause electric shock from high
voltage.
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Cautions for Safety
Otherwise, it may cause electric
shock, fire or failure of product.
Do not use this product
as ventilating fan or so.
Pull power plugs out for
cleaning.
It may cause shorten the
lifetime of the product.
Otherwise, it may cause fire
and electrical shock.
Keep batteries out of the reach
of children after removing
batteries from remote
controllerler.
Do not open the front
panel during the
operation of the product.
Before Use
Do not let the moisture
from the humidifier
directly touch the product.
Opening the front panel stops
the operation.
Wash the washing filter and dry it
completely in the shade.
Do not insert any inflammable
into the product.
Otherwise, it may cause failure.
Otherwise, it may cause fire or failure of
product.
Ensure batteries out of the reach of
children. If children swallow the
batteries, contact the doctor
immediately.
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Installation
Places to Install
Mainframe
Warning
14
• places with handy power connections
• places with no obstacle to clog air inlet
• places with horizontal surface and rich air circulation
t
abou
10cm
Install the air purifier on moving objects (car or ship etc)
may cause the product defect, therefore do not install on
those places.
Air Purifier
Air Purifier Start Guide
Turn off air purifier when cleaning.
Before Use
• 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.
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.
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
Safty Net:
The inside of air outlet
Filter case
(Allergen filter + HEPA filter +
deodorizing filter)
Odor sensor
Dust Sensor
Photo-Catalyst Plasma Filter
Pre-filter
Front panel
Power Plug
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Name of Each Part
Display and controller
Before Use
Operation mode indicator
Fan speed indicator
Operation indicator
Dust/Odor indicator
Higher level of dust/odor indicatorreflects
higher air clogging level.
Negative ion/ sterilization
indicator
Purity level indicator
Analyse and display dust/odor purifier level, higher
volume of indicator reflects better air quality.
Filter self-checking indicator
Check the filter when light is on.
Time reservation display
Fan speed button
Operation mode button
Power On/Off button
ION button
Off timer button
Remote controller receiver
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Name of Each Part
Combinded
{
1⃞2⃞3⃞
4⃞5⃞
washable
6⃞7⃞
washable washable
anti-bacteriaa
9⃞
[10][11]
filter net 8⃞
replace washable washable
anti-bacteria filter case
Filter system( include the filter part only)
Filter name
1⃞ Remove big particles
2⃞ Anti-bacteria function
Pre-filter
3⃞ Anti- mildew function
4⃞ Plasma dust-absorb filter
Plasma filter
5⃞ Plasma deodorant filter
6⃞ Photo-catalyst anti-bacteria filter Photocatalyst
7⃞ Photo-catalyst deodorant filter
filter
8⃞ Anti-allergic filter
9⃞ Washable HEPA filter
(LG KAV-HEPA filter)
[10] Washable carbon
Catalyst function
[11] Nano Platinum filter
Washable
deodorization
filter
Function
Washing/Replacement cycle
This filter has anti-bacteria, anti- mildew, big particles filtering fuctions.
These 3 functions may extend the filter replacement frequency.
About a month washing
cycle
Absorb big particles, acarid deadbody, pollen, soot, mildew.
Decompose odor, absorb dust.
Target on big particles and odor sterilization, twice remove allergic and mildew particles.
Remove odor particles, VOCs, smoke smell, musty smell, decompose malodor ingredients and chemicals.
About a month washing
cycle
Adsorb and decompose allergic ingredients.
• Washable HEPA filter removes the acarid deadbody, pollen, soot(particles), small dust and
float mildew, animal bodyhair etc.
• It is a filter which is effect to prevention of the various germ and Avian Influenza.
Comprehensive odor removing filter removes the soot (smell), putrid food smell, animal body
odor, NO2, toilet odor, alkali & acid smell, organic compound(VOCs).
Filter made by platinum from jewellery industry may effectively, professionally remove those
organic compounds which could cause air pollution and building symptom.
6~12 months replacement cycle
About 6 months washing cycle
About 6 months washing cycle
※ After washing the washable deodorization filter,please dry the filter completely under a shade.(If it is not dried completely,it may cause a malfunction or a bad odor)
※ You can purchase a replacement filter (Anti-allergic filter)at a service center nearby you.
※ Filter maintenance may vary depending on the environment.
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Name of Each Part
Remote Controller
Before Use
Power On/Off button
button uses to start or close this product
Fan speed button
Set Fan speed
Off timer button
button used to set operation time
Operation mode button
button used to set operation mode(speed, auto,
sand, sleep)
ION button
button used to set negative ion and
sterilization function
How to use the remote controller
When using the remote controller, direct the remote controller to
the remote controller receiver part of the main unit.
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Remote Controller Guide
Battery Installation
Open the battery lid
Caution
Press only 1 key at one time
Press several keys at the same time, the
remote controller does not work properly
Do not stand on the remote
controller or punch it
Ensure to install batteries as
instructed
Do not use at places have water or
humid
Close the battery lid
Do not use near fire source or
heating source
• Remove batteries when the product is stored for an extended period of time. In the unlikely event that battery fluid leak
may cause remote controller defect.
• Replace all batteries of a set at the same time. Contact the post-sales service center if remote controller defect occurs
after replacing batteries.
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Operation Mode
Air Purifying Operation Purify Indoor Air.
1⃞ Press On/Off button, after a ‘DI-RI-LIN’ sound, start working as the
led light on.
(Reference according to the following ‘preparatory operation’ category)
The air outlet on top will exhaust fresh air.
• Press On/Off button again to turn off.
• When connect the power supply plug, there will be a ‘DI-RI-RI-LIN’ reminding sound.
During Use
1
What is ‘preparatory
operation’?
During the 2 minutes after turning on,
preparatory operation starts when sensor
is initiating.
Dust/odor indicator level are up and
down during the preparatory operation.
1
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Operation Mode
Speed mode User may manually adjust fan speed.
1⃞ Press On/Off button.
2⃞ Switch to the speed mode by pressing the mode
button.
2
1
3
3⃞ Press the fan speed button to choose expected
fan speed
• Default fan speed is weak.
• When restart under speed mode, system will retrieve to the
previous fan speed.
Fan speed has ‘weak-soft-strong-turbo’ 4 modes.
(Switch to the next mode according to the Up-to-Down sequence.)
1
3
2
Automatic mode Air Purifier will automatically set the most appropriate Fan speed.
1⃞ Press On/Off button.
2⃞ Switch to the autmatic mode by pressing the
mode button.
• Auto-control fan speed, no more attention to manage.
• Press fan speed button under automatic mode will switch to
speed mode and increase fan speed by one level.
• Except for the fan speed function, users need to set the rest
functions.
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Air Purifier
Operation Mode
Yellow Sandstorm Mode Purify indoor air effectively when the sandstorm occurs.
1⃞ Press On/Off button.
2⃞ Switch to the sand mode by pressing the mode
button.
1
2
During Use
• Press fan speed button under yellow sandstorm mode will
switch to speed mode and increase fan speed by one level.
• Fan speed will be controlled according to previously inputted
sequence.
• In addition to fan speed function, users need to set the rest
functions.
1
2
Sleeping Mode Provide quiet indoor atmosphere while sleeping.
1⃞ Press On/Off button.
2⃞ Switch to the sleeping mode by pressing the
mode button.
• Fan speed will switch to weak level under sleep mode, sleeping
light on the LED indicator will be on 1 minute later.
• Press fan speed button will switch to speed mode and increase
fan speed by one level.
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Additional Function
Off timer mode function Automatically shut down after sleeping several hours.
Example:shut down automatically after 3 hours
1⃞ Press On/Off button.
1
2⃞ Press off timer button to set 3 hours.
• Each time pressing the button, operation time will increase 1 more hour.
2
• Maximum reservation time is 9 hours.
• Shut down automatically.
1
• Automatically shut down 3 hours later.
2
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Additional Function
Negative ion/ sterilization function
Under the negative ion mode, provide fresh air as in forest through generate negative ion to
indoor air. Under sterilization mode, the NPI sterilization negative ion will remove bacteria from
indoor air.
1⃞ Press On/Off button.
2⃞ Press the ION button to choose expected function.
During Use
• Press button each time, switch according to ‘negative ion - negative ion+sterilization - function abort
- negative ion’ sequence.
1
2
1
2
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Additional Function
Filter Checking Function
May remind users to clean or replace the filter after use for a certain period.
1⃞ When filter self-checking light is on under the operation, please check
the filter.
2⃞ Press On/Off button, shut down.
3⃞ Open the front panel, take out and check the filter.
(About cleaning filter details, please refer to page 28~29)
1
1
• Filter status depends upon different using environment.
Power Failure Compensation Function
When power cut or other reasons cause power failure, the power
failure compensation function will memorize previous operation
status automatically.
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Air Purifier
Exterior and Dust Sensors Cleaning Method
Exterior Cleaning Method
Soak soft cloth with warm water, wipe the air purifier after wring dry.
Caution
• Do not clean mainframe controller and indicator by alkaline liquid.
• Do not wipe air purifier’s surface by vitriol, hydrochloric acid or
organic solvent.
Dust sensor cleaning method
The dust sensor is a device that senses the minute and large dust particles. The lens part must be
periodically cleaned to maintain the performance.
Open the front panel.
2⃞
Open the dust sensor cover.
3⃞
Wipe the lens of the dust sensor with a cotton stick.
After Use
1⃞
After cleaning the lens, close the cover of the dust sensor in the reverse order.
Clean the lens of the dust sensor once every 6 months.
But the cleaning frequency can differ according to the using environment and
time. So in an environment where it is dusty, clean more frequently.
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Filter Cleaning
1⃞
Ensure to shut down before cleaning.
Hold knob then pull forward, open the front
panel.
2⃞
Pull out filter from mainframe and ready to
clean or replace.
3⃞
Separate filter net and take out filters.
4⃞
Clean the dissembled filter according to
the filter cleaning method of the next page.
Caution
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1
2
Front
panel
3
4
Pre Photo-Catalyst Anti-bacteriaa
HEPA filter
Filter Plasma Filter filter net
Anti-allergic Washable
filter
deodorization
filter
• For your safety, unplug the power before cleaning.
• After cleaning with water, completely dry the product under a shade.
(If it is not dried completely, it may cause amalfunction)
• Replace the filter when it is impossible to clean it due to over clogging.
• If the filter is not dried completely after cleaning, it may cause a bad odor.
• Please, do not rub the product with your hand.
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Filter Cleaning
Filter Cleaning Method Filter maintenance may vary depending on the environment.
Filter Category
Replacement Cleaning frequency
frequency
Cleaning Method
Pre-Filter
-
Clean frequency
of about 1 month
Clean pre filter by vacuum cleaner or soft brush.
Wash by neutral solvent when seriously clogged.
Picture 1
Photo-Catalyst
Plasma Filter
-
Clean frequency
of about 1 month
Soak the filter in a warm water and remove sediments from the filter
by shaking the filter in the water. After rinsing out the filter, completely dry it.
Picture 2
Anti-allergic Filter
once every
6~12
months.
-
HEPA Filter
-
Clean frequency
of about 6 months
Rinse washable HEPA filter by shower machine.
Picture 3
Deodorization Filter
-
Clean frequency
of about 6 months
Soak the filter in warm water for 1 hour.
Remove particles from the filter by shaking the water from the filter.
Picture 4
Pre-Filter
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Photo-Catalyst
Plasma Filter
3
HEPA Filter
4
After Use
1
Please replace this filter once every 6~12 months.
Deodorization Filter
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Maintenance
1⃞
Ensure to run air purifier over 1 hour in shiny day,
press On/Off button to shut down.
2⃞
Plug out the power.
3⃞
Ensure to clean and protect air purifier’s mainframe.
Use vinylbag to pack when store air purifier for an extended period
of time, avoid dust or particle enter interior.
Clean by soft cloth.
Scratch may easily cause exterior damage.
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Air Purifier
Confirming Items Before Reporting Defect
When product goes wrong, before contacting the service center please confirm the following items.
Symptom
Total malfunction
Low fan speed with
cacophony
Preparatory function
does not work
Air purify function
do not work well
Procedures
●
Has the power plug been pulled out?
●
Correctly connect with powerpoint.
●
Is the power fuse broken?
●
Ask for assistance from service center.
●
Whether a power cut occur?
●
Retrieve working when power cut finish.
●
Does the remote controller have problems?
●
●
Whether the front panel open or not?
●
●
Whether the pre filter is clogged up or not?
●
Clean the pre filter.
●
Whether too much dust clog on the HEPA filter or not?
●
Clean the HEPA filter.
●
Whether too much dust clog on the anti-allergic filter?
●
Replace a new one.
●
Whether checked the operation indicator or not?
●
Set again according to manual.
●
Whether indoor air pollution is too severe or not?
●
Use after enough air circulation.
●
Whether the pre filter has many filths or not?
●
Clean the pre filter.
●
Whether washable HEPA filter has many filths or not?
●
●
Whether using environment is too spacious or not?
●
●
Whether there are surrounding obstacles or not?
●
Remove obstacles.
●
Whether install at non-ventilated places or not?
●
Install at other places.
Replace the battery or adjust the
battery(+, -) pole.
Stop working when front panel is opened,
close it completely. ( Left/ right close)
After Use
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Confirmation
Wash by clean water. (Do not use over 40 degrees hot water
or volatile solvent) Dry completely at shadowed place, avoid
places near fire source or direct illumination.
Use at appropriate space. (Avoid to use at well-ventilated
places such as exit and entrance and window etc.)
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Confirming Items Before Reporting Defect
Symptom
Air outlet has
abnormal smell.
Sensor indicator
has problem.
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Confirmation
Procedures
●
Whether use at smoky, odor places or not?
●
●
Whether use at place with food odor or not?
●
●
Whether complete dry washable filter or not?
●
●
Dust sensor keeps high level always.
●
●
Odor sensor level goes up?
●
Use at smoky, odor places may cause weaken air purifing
function.
Food odor may penetrate into filter, use after enough air
circulation.
Wet washable filter may cause odor, please use after
complete dry.
Clean dust sensor or filter.
LG air purifier is designed to detect polluted air, therefore
odor sensor may not react to food odors.
But odor removing filter will remove odor. Steam particle
from cooking or boiling water may cause odor sensor level
goes up.
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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-N550 Series
Power Supply
240 V~ 50 Hz
Effective Space
Weight of Product
Appearance Size(mm)
Power consumption
45 m2
12 kg
426 (Width) x 568 (Height) x 271 (Depth)
55 W
After Use
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