LG | GR-T692BEQ | LG GR-T632DVQ Owner’s Manual

REFRIGERATORFREEZER
OWNER'S MANUAL
PLEASE
READ THIS OWNER'S MANUAL THOROUGHLY
BEFORE OPERATING AND KEEP IT HANDY
FOR REFERENCE AT ALL TIMES.
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INSTALLATION
CONTENTS
INNER PARTS
OPERATIONS
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Auto Off Feature Of
Before
Setting
Controls For
Super
The
Lamp
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5
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Inside
Temperature
Refrigerator Compartment
Cool
Door Alarm
Self Test
Controls For Freezer
Bottle Rack
Ice
Compartment
Cooling
Making
Fresh meat
Defrosting
Deodorizer(Optional)
SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE
CLEANING
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GENERAL INFORMATION
LAMP REPLACEMENT
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IMPORTANT WARNINGS
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BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE
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THIS REFRIGERATOR IS MANUFACTURED WITH GREAT
CARE, AND UTILIZES THE LAT-
EST IN TECHNOLOGY.
WE ARE CONFIDENT THAT YOU WILL BE FULLY SATISFIED WITH IT'S PERFORMANCE
AND RELIABILITY.
BEFORE YOU START YOUR
REFRIGERATOR, PLEASE READ THIS BOOKLET CAREFULLY.
IT PROVIDES EXACT INSTRUCTIONS FOR
INSTALLATION, OPERATION AND MAINTE-
NANCE, AND ALSO SUPPLIES SOME USEFUL HINTS.
INSTALLATION
1. Select
a
good location.
refrigerator where
Place your
2. Avoid
placing the unit
sunlight or moisture.
NEXT
it is easy to
use.
1. Clean your
heat sources, direct
near
2. Install accessories such
3. There must be proper air circulation around your
refrigerator to keep it operating efficiently.
more
refrigerator
refrigerator should
floor, especially if it
4. To avoid
If
3. You have
is
required, adjust
pensate for
the
or
unevenness
to
5. Prior to
for 2
com-
than the
slightly higher
closing.
Leveling screws can be turned easily by tipping
the cabinet slightly.
Turn the leveling screws clockwise(
) to raise
the unit, counterclockwise(
) to lower it.
cause
appliance
Your
below 5 °C. It may
the debasement of the
or
supply
storing food,
cord
(or plug) to the
appliances on
leave your
refrigerator
refrigerator.
4
on
3 hours.
partment
rear
to aid in door
5. Don't install this
to
bar-type handle, assemaccording to instruction card.
Check the flow of cold air in the freezer
of the floor.
The front should be
box, etc., in
outlet. Don't double up with other
the same outlet.
must be level.
screws
ice cube
model with
4. Connect the power
carpeted.
leveling
a
ble the handle
be elevated 1 inch from
vibrations, the unit
as
places.They are packed together
prevent possible damage during shipment.
from the wall.
The
the
and 2 inches
off
their proper
If your refrigerator is placed in a recessed area
in the wall, allow at least 10 inches or greater
clearance above the
refrigerator thoroughly and wipe
during shipping.
all dust accumulated
to
ensure
refrigerator
is
cooling.
ready for use.
proper
now
com-
INNER PARTS
FREEZER
COMPARTMENT
Lamp
Shelf
Ice
Trays
Freezer Door Rack
Ice Cube Box
REFRIGERATOR
COMPARTMENT
Egg Storage
Rack
Deodorizer
Fresh Meat
Lamp
Shelves
Vegetable Drawer
Used to keep fruits
and vegetables, etc.
fresh and crisp.
Leveling
Screw
Base Cover
NOTE
?
If you found some parts
used in other models.
missing
5
from your
unit, they may be parts only
OPERATIONS
AUTO OFF FEATURE OF LAMP INSIDE
when the door is open for 10 minutes or longer, the lamp inside goes off automatically to
prevent overheating. However, the alarm sound continues until the door is closed.
save
energy and
BEFORE SETTING THE TEMPERATURE
Since the
not to
This
temperature of the refrigerator is automatically kept constant regardless of the season, it is recommended
change the settings (the controls for the refrigerator and freezer compartments) unless it is necessary.
refrigerator has one temperature control
for the freezer
button for the
refrigerator compartment and
one
temperature control dial
compartment.
The default
setting
of the
temperature control button for the refrigerator compartment is 'Normal'.
The default
setting
of the
temperature control dial for the freezer compartment is
'5'.
Since this
refrigerator uses a thermostat for the refrigerator compartment, the refrigerator starts to
temperature of the refrigerator compartment drops.
run
when the
CONTROLS FOR REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT
Door
Cooling
Indicator
Super Cool:
Lamp:
Feature of cooling food put in the
refrigerator quickly Press "Super Cool"
button. By each press, the feature is on/off.
When the Super Cool button is not pressed
For 2 minutes since the door of the
is
opened
and then closed, the
refrigerator
light fluctuates.
.
within
a
certain time after this mode is on,
the mode is off
automatically.
SUPER COOL
SUPER COOL
DOOR COOLING
REF.TEMP
Max
Min
Max
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Max
Min
REF.TEMP
Min
OPERATIONS
You
can
set
Whenever
The
Refrigerator temperature using
pressing
the
the 'REF. TEMP'.
button, the LED emit light.
temperature of the compartment is lowered
as
SUPER COOL
the LED
SUPER COOL
luminesce from "MIN" to "MAX".
You
can
(from
select the desired
the MIN to the
For the economic
setting point
five
steps
REF.TEMP
MAX).
electricity,
set the led to the 'MIN'
Max
Min
REF TEMP
position.
SUPER COOL
The super cool system operates, when the power is supplied
first. So, you can store food more fresh. The super cool system is released when the
temperature of refrigerator
partment get specified degree.
If needed press the 'SUPER COOL' button
on
the
SUPER COOL
SUPER COOL
com-
REF.TEMP
display
Max
Min
REF.TEMP
panel.
The function
on
and off whenever the button is
The function is released
and the food is cooled
(off) if you
sufficiently.
don't
cease
pressed.
the function
DOOR ALARM
When the door of the
refrigerator
or
the freezer is left
opened
for
a
while, the alarm sounds three times
1 minute after and then three times every 30 seconds.
SELF TEST
When
a
trouble is
refrigerator
At this
occured, this function indicates it. In this
operate and displays abnormal.
case, if you press any
operating button,
does not
time, don't disconnect the power cord from the outlet and inquire
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to the service center.
the
OPERATIONS
CONTROLS FOR FREEZER COMPARTMENT
The
higher number the control setting is, the lower the
temperature of the Freezer compartment becomes.
FREEZER CONTROL
1
FREEZER MIN
5
NORMAL
10
Since the
temperature of the refrigerator and freezer
compartments is controlled with a fixed amount of cooled
air, the refrigerator compartment will be warmer if the
freezer compartment becomes colder.
FREEZER MAX
65
4
When the freezer
compartment is
not cold
enough
in win-
ter, adjust the control for the freezer to High (7~10).
BOTTLE RACK COOLING
Cool air vent is
placed
on
the
Cool air vent
refrigerator
door to
provide
Bottle Rack with cool air.
When you newly put a food on Bottle Rack, a sensor in
the middle of the fresh food section detects it and then
provides
Bottle Rack with cool air. As
a
result, cooling
time is shortened.
If water of
foreign substances enter the cool air vent while
cleaning, efficiency will be lowered. In addition, if gasket is
damaged, efficiency may be lowered owing to the escape
of cool air.
ICE MAKING
To make ice
cubes, fill the ice tray with
water and
place
it in the freezer.
To
remove
ice
cubes, hold the tray
at its ends and twist
gently.
TIP
To
remove
ice cubes
easily,
run
water
on
the
tray before twisting.
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OPERATIONS
FRESH MEAT
When the door is
opened,
in the fresh meat. So you
the
can
air don't influence
warmer
store food
more
The shelf and inserted fresh meat must be
position.
If it is
moved, the fresh
fresh in it.
at its
placed
meat can't fill the role of
it.
DEFROSTING
Defrosting
takes
place automatically.
The defrosted water flows down to the
erator and is
evaporating tray
which located in the lower back side of the
refrig-
evaporated automatically.
DEODORIZER(OPTIONAL)
By using
mance
is
"TiO2 catalyst," deodorizing perforguaranteed.
an
Unpleasant
odor of food in fresh food
ment is deodorized with
no
compart-
harm to you and the
food.
TiO2
How to
use
As the
need
catalyst is located
for any handling.
Do not
prick the cooling
in
cooling
air outlet for
air outlet with
When
storing food with a strong odor,
passed on to other foods.
Re-Using
Used
can
Catalyst
of the
some
length
a
circulating
sharp tip
wrap it
or
because the
store it in
catalyst
and the odor is
air in fresh food
strong, the catalyst
be revived and re-used.
Separate deodorizer in ceiling of refrigerator compartment, dry using hair drier to remove moisture or malodor and oxidize under sunlight to decomposing malodor by ultraviolet.
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a
compartment, there is
deodorizing catalyst
container with
a
may be
no
damaged.
lid because odor may be
STORING FOOD
Store fresh food in the
in
refrigerator compartment.
Do not store food which goes bad
Allow hot food to cool
to
higher
How food is frozen and thawed is
prior
to
easily
at low
storing. Placing
temperatures, such
hot food in the
as
important
factor
bananas, pineapples, and melons.
refrigerator
could
spoil
other
food, and lead
electric bills!
When
from
an
its freshness and flavor.
maintaining
storing the food, cover it with vinyl wrap or store in a container
evaporating, and helps food to keep its taste and nutrients.
Do not block air vents with food. Smooth circulation of chilled air
Do not open the door
atures to rise.
frequently. Opening
the door lets
warm
with
a
lid. This
prevents moisture
keeps refrigerator temperatures
air enter the
refrigerator,
and
even.
cause
temper-
FREEZER COMPARTMENT
Do not store bottles in the freezer
compartment
-
Do not refreeze food that has been thawed. This
When
storing
frozen food like ice
cream
for
a
they
may break when frozen.
causes
loss of taste and nutrition.
long period, place
it
on
the freezer
shelf,
not in the door
rack.
REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT
Avoid
placing
moist food
deep
inside
refrigerator shelves,
it could freeze upon direct contact with chilled
air.
Always
clean food
food should be
When
prior to refrigeration. Vegetables and fruits should
wiped clean, to prevent adjacent food from spoiling.
storing eggs in their storage rack,
position, which keeps them fresh longer.
ensure
that
they
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are
be washed and
fresh, and always
wiped,
and
store them in
a
packed
up-right
CLEANING
It is
important
that your
refrigerator
be
kept
clean to
Wash all
prevent undesirable odors. Spilled food should be
wiped up immediately, since
plastic surfaces if allowed to
Never
use
metallic
abrasive cleaners
it may
settle.
acidify
a
baking
soda solution.
dry.
and stain
INTERIOR PARTS
scouring pads, brushes,
coarse
strong alkaline solutions
or
compartments with
Rinse and
door
on
Wash compartment shelves,
racks, storage trays and magnetic door seals
etc. with the
any surface.
gent and
-
baking
warm
soda solution
water. Rinse and
or a
mild deter-
dry.
Before you clean, however, remember that damp
will stick or adhere to extremely cold sur-
objects
faces. Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet
damp
or
hands.
EXTERIOR
-
Use
a
WARNING
lukewarm solution of mild soap
Always remove power cord from the wall
outlet prior to cleaning in the vicinity of electrical parts (lamps, switches, controls, etc.).
Wipe up excess moisture with a sponge or
cloth to prevent water or liquid from getting
into any electrical part and causing a electric
to clean the durable finish of your
detergent
refrigerator. Wipe
then dry.
or
INTERIOR
interior
-
with
a
clean, damp cloth and
Regular cleaning
of the interior and
parts is recommended. If you have the No
Frost model which defrosts
automatically,
leave
shock. Do not
both doors open during the entire cleaning process.
Disconnect the power supply, and remove food and
all
compartment shelves, storage trays
use
flammable
or
toxic clean-
ing liquids.
etc.
GENERAL INFORMATION
VACATION TIME
IF YOU MOVE
average length vacations, you will probably
find it best to leave the refrigerator in operation.
inside the
Place freezable items in freezer for
To avoid
During
When you
remove all
plan
the interior
thoroughly,
to
to be away for
an
longer
Remove
life.
extended
period,
securely fasten down all loose items
refrigerator.
damaging the leveling screw(s), turn them
or
all the way into the base.
food, disconnect the power cord, clean
and leave each door OPEN
ANTI-CONDENSATION PIPE
prevent odor formation.
The outside wall of the
POWER FAILURE
sometimes
Most power failures are corrected in an hour or two
and will not affect your refrigerator temperatures.
However, you should minimize the number of door
installation.
get
warm,
refrigerator cabinet
especially just after
Don't be alarmed.
This is due to the anti-condensation
pipe, which
refrigerant to
prevent "sweating" on the
openings while the power is off. During power failures of longer duration, place a block of dry ice on
top of your frozen packages.
pumps hot
outer cabinet wall.
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may
Anti-Condensation
Pipe
LAMP REPLACEMENT
FREEZER LAMP
To
the
remove
lamp shield inside the freezer compartment, reach
pull it forward as shown in the figure on the right.
the shield and
behind
REFRIGERATOR LAMP
To
the
remove
lamp shield inside the refrigerator compartment, pull
pressing the triangular area with your thumb and pull it
shown in the figure on the right.
down while
forward
as
it
IMPORTANT WARNINGS
DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD
ABOUT GROUNDING
If
In the event of
possible,
connect the
refrigerator
vidual electrical outlet to
ances or
household
load that could
own
indi-
from
power
causing
an over-
outage.
In order to
appliance
POWER CORD REPLACEMENT
Improper
a
er or
supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced
special cord or assembly from the manufacturits service
latches,
appliance,or
grounded.
of the
grounding plug can result in an
a qualified electrician or sergrounding instructions are not
on
whether the
can
be
a
attraction to children. Remove
lids
use
completely understood, or if you have doubts
appliance is properly grounded.
agent.
empty refrigerator
prevent possible electric shock, this
must be
vice person if the
This
VERY DANGEROUS ATTRACTION
An
an
electric shock. Consult
If the
by
(EARTHING)
electric short
circuit, grounding
(earthing) reduces the risk of electric shock by
providing an escape wire for the electric current.
prevent it and other appli-
lights
cause a
to its
dangerous
either gaskets,
appliance
must be
grounded (earthed).
DON'T WAIT! DO IT NOW!
the entire door from your unused
take some other action to make it
or
Do not store inflammable
harmless.
or
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materials, explosives
refrigerator.
chemicals in the
BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE
SERVICE CALLS CAN OFTEN BE AVOIDED!
IF YOU FEEL YOUR REFRIGERATOR IS NOT OPERATING
CAUSES FIRST
PROPERLY, CHECK THESE POSSIBLE
:
PROBLEM
POSSIBLE CAUSES
REFRIGERATOR DOES
Has
NOT OPERATE
Has the power cord
a
house fuse blown
circuit breaker
or
plug
been removed
or
tripped?
loosened
from the electrical wall outlet?
REFRIGERATOR OR FREEZER
Temperature
COMPARTMENT TEMPERATURE
Appliance
TOO WARM
Warm
is
control not set
placed
Large
ABNORMAL
NOISE(S)
a
leveling
are
is installed in
screw
proper
needs
or
position.
heat
source.
openings.
time.
long
amount of foods
Refrigerator
or
door
weather-frequent
Door left open for
on
close to wall
kept
a
in the
weak
refrigerator.
or uneven
place,
adjusting.
Unnecessary objects placed
in the back side of the
refrigerator.
REFRIGERATOR
Foods with
HAS ODOR
or
strong odors should be tightly covered
wrapped.
Interior needs
cleaning.
DEW FORMS ON THE
Not unusual
CABINET SURFACE
Door may have been left
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during periods
of
ajar.
high humidity.
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