LG | WT-R1071TH | LG WT-R1071TH Owner’s Manual

Washing
Machine
OWNER'S MANUAL
MODELS
:
WT-R1071TH(P)
Please read this manual
carefully
before
operating your washing
machine.
Retain it for future reference.
Record model
name
and serial number of the
Quote this information to your dealer if you
P/No.: 3828EA3006F
washing machine.
require service.
P
roduct Features
C
The Turbo Drum DD
If the lid is
opened
automatically.
washing machine does not operate with the lid open.
during wash, rinse and spin cycles, the machine will stop
ontents
Read this manual
Inside you will find many helpful hints on how to use and maintain your washer
properly. Just a little preventive care on your part can save you a great deal of time and
money over the life of your washer. You will find many answers to common problems
in the
section. If you review
may not need to call for service at all.
Troubleshooting
our
chart of
Troubleshooting Tips first,
you
Fuzzy Logic Control
A built-in load
automatically detects and measures the laundry load and
microprocessor optimizes washing conditions such as ideal water consumption
and washing time.
Advanced technology is built into the Electronic Control System which ensures
the best washing result.
SENSING SETTING
AUTO
sensor
START
Laundry
Sensor
Water Level Sensor
Optimum
Washing
WASHING
Condition
a
Introduction
Before
Starting
to Wash
Important Safety Information
4
Identification of Parts
5
Preparation
Before
Use of Water,
POWER
OFF
Washing
6
Detergent, Bleach
7
and Softener
Turbo Drum DD washing
Penetration wash from
Drum Rotate
wash
centrifugal
Stains
Drum rotates at
are
removed
penetrating
high speed
from
The advanced Blushless DC
belt and
by
water
centrifugal
Low Noise Direct Drive
directly without
Washing Programs
Water pours down
and circulates
force
System
motor rotates
Additional Function
Options
Installation
the Tub
clutch, thereby reducing
the noise of the washer.
The
washing machine adjusts to optimum speed
according to the type of clothing in the load.
Fully Stainless
Indentations
on
Steel
Washing Tub
the stainless steel
of the water whirls
gently
rub the
washing tub combined with the movement
laundry and improving washing efficiency.
Care and Maintenance
8
Function of each Button
10
Delicate Wash
12
Wool Wash
12
Normal wash
12
Speedy Wash
12
Jean Wash
12
Soak Wash
12
Option Washing Method
14
Start Wash
15
Other useful Functions
16
Delay
Placing
and
Supply
Connecting
Water
Connecting
Drain Hose
Grounding
17
Leveling
Method
Hose
18
20
21
Cleaning
22
Troubleshooting
Troubleshooting
24
Specification
Specification
27
5
4
mportant safety information
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READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USE
WARNING!
For your
safety, the information in this manual must be followed to minimize the risk of fire
explosion, electric shock, or to prevent property damage, personal injury, or loss of life.
or
WATER HEATER SAFETY
Body
Under certain conditions hydrogen gas may be produced in a water heater that has not been used for two
weeks or more. Hydrogen gas can be explosive under these circumstances.
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If the hot water has not been used for two weeks or more, prevent the possibility of damage or injury by turning
all hot water faucets and allowing them to run for several minutes. Do this before using any electrical appliance
which is connected to the hot water system. This simple procedure will allow any built-up hydrogen gas
Since the gas is flammable, do not smoke or use an open flame or appliance during this process.
where it will not be
exposed
temperatures below freezing or exposed to the weather.
Properly ground washer to conform with all governing
The base
codes and ordinances.
accessible.
or
store
to
Water
on
supply
hose
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to escape.
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must not be obstructed
opening
by carpeting
the washing machine is installed on a carpeted floor.
The appliance must be positioned so that the plug is
Drain hose for
pump model
PROPER INSTALLATION
Install
dentification of Parts
when
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Feature Control
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Powder
-
panel
detergent
Power bleach
power cord with
hands
wet
box/
-
Softener box
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YOUR LAUNDRY AREA
Fully
Power cord
Do not touch the
If the power cord
fuse is damaged.
or
it must be
Stainless Steel
by the
Inner tub
or
Keep the area underneath and around your appliances free
of combustible materials such
chemicals,
lint,
as
paper, rags,
etc.
supervision is necessary if this appliance is used by
or near children. Do not allow children to play on, with, or
inside this or any other appliance.
Keep the washing machine away from fire or heat source.
Close
replaced
manufacturer
its service
agents
similaly qualified
people in order to
or
avoid
or
a
risk of fire
electric shock.
WHEN USING THE WASHER
Use this
appliance only for its intended purpose as
described in this Owner's Manual.
The
laundry process can reduce the flame retardancy of
fabrics. To avoid such a result, carefully follow the
Never reach into washer while it is
garment manufacturer's wash and
moving. Wait until the
machine has completely stopped before opening the lid.
Do not mix chlorine bleach with ammonia
or
acids such
as
vinegar and/or rust remover. Mixing different chemicals can
produce a toxic gas which may cause death.
dry articles that have been cleaned in,
in, or spotted with combustible or
explosive substances (such as wax, oil, paint, gasoline,
degreasers, dry-cleaning solvents, kerosene, etc.) which
may ignite or explode. Do not add these substances to the
wash water. Do not use or place these substances around
your washer or dryer during operation.
Do not wash
washed
in,
or
soaked
care
instructions.
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possibility of electric shock, unplug this
appliance from the power supply or disconnect the washer
at the household distribution panel by removing the fuse or
switching off the circuit breaker before attempting any
maintenance or cleaning.
NOTE: Pressing Power button
to turn off does
NOT
appliance from the power supply.
Accessories
Water
Never attempt to operate this
appliance if it is damaged,
malfunctioning, partially disassembled, or has missing or
supply
hoses
Drain hose
broken parts,
Young children should be supervised to ensure that they
do not play with the appliance.
or
or
WHEN NOT IN USE
or
Turn off water faucets to relieve pressure
valves and to minimize
should
occur.
may need
hoses and
leakage if a break or rupture
they
Check the condition of the fill hoses;
replacement after 5
Before
on
it from
discarding washer, removing
service, remove the washer lid to prevent children from
a
or
hiding inside.
Read and follow this
repair or replace any part of this
appliance unless specifically recommended in this
Owner's Manual, or in published user-repair instructions
Do not attempt to
1 Each for cold and
that you understand and have the skills to carry out.
years.
hot
Safety
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS
carefully.
water
Do not tamper with controls.
Note
Part
Information
Turbo Clean Filter
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Washing Wing
(unique with Inner Tub)
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Magic
Adjustable leg
To minimize the
disconnect the
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can
be different
according to the model.
hose
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Before
reparation
CARE LABELS.
*
care
label
temperature and
This machine detects the
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on
When you select a wash program, the water level and amount of detergent
(to be used) will be shown on the control panel.
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spin speed.
When the water level is
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laundry
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quantity of laundry automatically, then sets the water level
and proper amount of detergent.
SORTING
To get the best
Temperature
WATER LEVEL
your clothes. This will tell you about the fabric content
of your garment and how it should be washed.
Sort clothes into loads that can be washed with the same wash cycle, water
Look for a
Level
Water
Washing
even
though
the
automatically detected,
same
SMLXL
it may differ depending on the
on the control panel.
quantity of
water level is indicated
results, different fabrics need to be washed in different ways.
Note
Separate clothes according to the type and amount of soil
Separate white fabrics from colored fabrics.
Separate lint producers and lint collectors.
SOIL
(Heavy, Normal, Light)
COLOR (Whites, Lights, Darks)
LINT (Lint producers, Collectors)
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Wash, Wash/Rinse or Rinse only option is selected,
When
a
not be
drained off.
after the wash is
completed the water will
If you wish to drain the water, press the SPIN button and wait until the water in the tub has drained
completely. Then press the START/PAUSE button
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Lint Producers
Terry cloth, Chenille, Towel, diaper
Synthetics, Corduroy, Permanent Press, Socks
Lint Collectors
.
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CHECK BEFORE LOADING
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Check all pockets to make sure that
such
as
nails, hairclips, matches,
pens, coins and keys can damage both your washer and your clothes.
Fasten zippers, hook and strings to make sure that these items don't snag on other clothes.
Mend any torn garments or loose buttons. Tears or holes may become larger during washing.
Remove any loose brassiere wires
Pretreat any dirt and stains.
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Make
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Check the
the clothes
sure
washing
are
as
on
is selected, the process will start from Water
only
The
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they can damage your washer and clothes.
You
can
The temperature of the water
cover
the clothes.
and
Adjust the load size
again
accordingly. Loosely
load clothes
started, press Start button and
no
submerge
and
heavily soiled, colorfast items.
18~24˚C(65~75˚F)
Only very bright colors with light soil.
additional
to restart.
Large-sized clothing
including downs and woollens are light weight, large and
easily.So use a nylon net and wash them in a small amount of
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water.
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laundry floats during the wash cycle, it may become damaged.
Use dissolved detergent to prevent the detergent from clumping.
If the
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Long laundry items
nylon nets for long, delicate items.
For laundry with long strings or long length, a net will prevent tangling during
washing.
Fasten any zippers or hooks on items before washing.
Nylon net is not supplied by LG.
Use
cleaning
30~40˚C(85~105˚F)
COLD
higher than the
Clothes
float
items, diapers, underclothing
WARM
(waxes, cleaning fluids, etc.).
of holes in the washer tub. To add items after washer has
items. Close the lid and press Start button
Light
additives and therefore, the
Most items.
The water level should just
top
impacts the effectiveness of all laundry
50~60˚C(120~140˚F)
White
Load Size
row
This is to maintain the water
WIRE
HOT
containing
pulsator is rotating.
results. We recommend temperatures of:
your clothes.
flammable materials
Supply.
change the water temperature by pressing the WATER TEMP button. (Option depending on model).
LOADING
Do not wash fabrics
selected.
WATER TEMPERATURE
washable in water.
instructions
specify the water level, then Medium will be automatically
If Rinse
washing machine may occasionally add water while
level due to the release of air trapped in the garments.
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they are empty. Things
If you do not
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When washing in cold water additional steps may be needed:
Adjust detergent amount and pre-dissolve detergent in warm water
Pretreat spots and stains
Soak heavily soiled items
Use
appropriate bleach
Temperature below 18˚C (65˚F) will not activate laundry additives and may cause lint, residue, poor
cleaning, etc. In addition, detergent manufacturers and care labels define cold water as 26~29˚C(80~85˚F).
If the
temperature of the water in the tub is
and clean
effectively.
too cold for your
hands, the detergent will not activate
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se
Use
Detergent
We recommend the
of domestic
detergent, (powder, liquid or concentrated). Soap flakes
or granulated soap powders should not be used in your washing machine. When washing woolens
remember to use a detergent suitable for washing woolens.
use
Do not use concentrated fabric softener. This may cause some problems in automatic
more details refer to the softener products instructions for use.
detergent package directions. Using too little detergent is a common cause of laundry
problems. Use more detergent if you have hard water, large loads, greasy or oily soils or lower water
The correct amount of detergent will vary depending on the amount of soil in your clothes
work clothes may need more detergent, while bath towels usually need less).
detergents,
follow the recommendations of the
detergent
(Jeans
When
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When filling dispenser, do not
It may stain clothes.
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To check you are using the correct amount of detergent, lift the lid of your machine about half-way
through the wash. There should be a thin layer of foam over the surface of the water. Lots of foam may
look
use
using dispenser,
dilute
water(30ml)
splash or overfill.
Never pour fabric softener directly on clothes. It may stain them
If spotting occurs, wet and hand rub dishwashing liquid (or mild
bar soap) and rewash.
If the softener is
it
can
over
filled,
overflow
Note
Note
been
detergent. Use softener in last rinse water
softener(30ml) with
Don't
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and
manufacturer.
softener with
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fresh
temperature.
liquid
dispensing.
For
Follow the
and concentrated
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AVAILABLE FABRIC SOFTENER TYPE
DEPOSITING FABRIC SOFTENER
AMOUNT OF DETERGENT
For
Detergent
Using Softener
CHOOSING THE RIGHT DETERGENT
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of
Fabric Softener will be
dispensed automatically during the final rinse.
good, but it does not contribute to cleaning your clothes. No foam means not enough detergent has
used; soil and lint can settle back on the clothes or the washing machine.
Using
Bleach
Check fabric
care
labels for
special instructions.
Attention
detergent is used, the rinse will not be as
so
pollution, use it accordingly.
If excessive
clean and efficient.
Also, it could cause environmental
AVAILABLE BLEACH TYPE
Use
oxygenated bleach.
use liquid bleach.
Do not
For
more
details refer to the
products instruction for use.
ADDING THE DETERGENT
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Some
detergents MUST be fully dissolved before adding to
on the detergent packet.
DEPOSITING BLEACH
your machine to get the best wash
results. Check the instructions
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powder detergent it is essential that the required amount be
water before being added to warm or hot water for the actual wash.
If you
use
Pre-dissolving detergent
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in
warm
water when
washing
in cold water
fully
can
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dissolved in very hot
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improve
its
Separate the laundry to be bleached.
powdered bleach carefully, following instructions on the box.
Before starting the washer, pour measured amount of bleach directly into bleach dispenser.
Measure
performance.
Attention
Open the DETERGENT Box and deposit the
appropriate amount of detergent
Powder
.
Where you
deposit the
detergent
Detergent /
Powder Bleach
dispenser.
Never pour undiluted
clothes
or
into the wash basket.
This may affect colors or damage clothing.
Do not mix chlorine bleach with ammonia or acids such
as
vinegar and/or rust remover. Mixing can
liquid bleach directly onto
produce a toxic gas which may cause death.
Do not pour liquid bleach into bleach dispenser.
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10
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unction of each Button
Water levels
Stain Level
Default is MEDIUM.
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By pressing
LIGHT
button
[HEAVY
MEDIUM] mode repeats.
Display
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Use to select water levels.
?On:willdo
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Available
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Available all
during washing.
For appropriate quantity of
detergent follow the detergent
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Available
manufacturer's instruction.
cycle
during washing.
Wash Process
?
Blink
:
Motor
Start Pause Button
Display Delay Time,
Speed
Indicator
?
doing
Used to indicate the time left of all
processes
delay.
In case of abnormal
or
?Off:Done
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light circulates
according to motor
speed.
The
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following
-
PE
Abnormal water
:
-
-
Use it to start
By pressing
are repeated.
or pause.
the button
[Start
Pause]
indications
(No Sensing
-
operation the
are displayed
?
sensor
Water
CE
:
Overload
LE
:
Abnormal motor
UE
:
Unbalanced load
Levels)
(No Spin)
Abnormal
Operation
Display
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In case of abnormal operation
problem will be light and a buzzer
will sound.
Silent
MOTOR SPEED INDICATOR
NO INLET
SOAK
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Use it at
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When selected "Silent"
night to wash quietly.
lights are on
and the other cycle's light are all off.
DOOR OPEN
STAIN
WASH
LEVEL
LIGHT
HEAVY
MIN
WATER
COLD
HOT
POWER
?Useittoturnonandoff.
WOOL
NORMAL
PRO
START
GRAM
PAUSE
TIMES
SMLXL
SILENT
DELAY/TIME LEFT
RINSE
LEVEL
Power
DELICATE
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SPEEDY
WATER
SPIN
TEMP.
DELAY
JEAN
MIN
NO DRAIN
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By pressing the button
[On
Off] are repeated.
Electrical power automatically
turns off 10sec, after the washing
cycle finishes with "boo~"sound.
Electric power automatically turn
off after 10min. in 'Pause'
condition.
Water
?
temperature
Use to select proper water temperature
while running.
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Available
?
Only cold water for
Wash, Rinse, Spin, Button
?
?
during washing.
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"WOOL" & "DELICATE"
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change washing time, the number of rinse, spin time.
To change washing time, the number of rinse, spin time during wash,
do it after pressing "START/PAUSE" button.
Soak is used to remove old or hardened dirt more effectively.
You can change wash time after soak(80min.)
Choose 1min Spin to avoid wrinkle
Use to
Child lock function
Use to lock
or
unlock the control
buttons to prevent
Delay
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Use this function for
delayed
washing.
from
setting
being changed by a child.
To lock, push the RINSE, and SPIN
buttons simultaneously and to
unlock push them one more time
during the washing process.
Program
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Use it to set the
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delayed
time.
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Not available for delicate.
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Available from 3~24Hr
Use it to select
washing programs.
By pressing the button, it cycles
SPEEDY
JEAN
[NORMAL
DELICATE
WOOL]
(refer
Note
The control
panel may differ according to different models
to
p12)
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12
Washing Programs
WashingProm
Add
the
Washing
Programs
START
WASH
PAUSE
laundry
DELICATE Wash
1
3
Use this program for washing delicate
fabrics such
PRO
GRAM
2
Add
the detergent
Close the lid
5
4
Finish
6
Caution & Note
7
When
Select the
lingerie.
Before washing your woolens check the
care label for the
washing instructions.
(wash only "water washable" clothes)
as
When the wash program
ends, the buzzer will ring
DELICATE
program on the
Control panel.
for 10 seconds before the
Power goes off
automatically.
1
3
7
6
5
4
prevent damage to laundry.
Washing with hot water may damage the laundry
(Water is set to cold automatically). Ensure that the load is
under 3.5kg.
In order to avoid damage to laundry, the spin cycle may
appear slow.
This also avoids wrinkles and clothing may still contain
some
water. This is normal.
Soak Wash cannot be selected for the Wool and Delicate
WOOL
Use this program for
2
setting the water level manually, do not set to
MEDIUM to
washing woolens.
(wash only "water washable" clothes)
Normal Washing
Select the
Use appropriate neutral
WOOL
detergent for the laundry
When washing woolens use a
mild detergent recommended
for washing wool.
program on the
Control panel.
1
3
2
Used for normal loads, this mode
automatically selects the most
appropriate conditions and completes
the sequence in one operation. The
built-in sensor detects the size of the
load and the ideal wash power and
wash, rinse and spin times are set
1
3
2
5
4
The inner-tub rotates for 10
seconds to detect the laundry
load.
Then the Water Levels and the
amount of detergent to be used
will be shown and water will
be supplied.
accordingly
Wash program.
6
If water is already in the tub, or wet laundry is
placed into the tub water will be added to the
optimal level before washing starts..
With lightweight bulky loads, water level can
For adding the appropriate
quantity of detergent follow
Water will be
2 min. after the start of the
When the wash program
ends, the buzzer will ring
the detergent manufacturer's
wash to
for 10 seconds before the
be set to low.
instruction.
water the
Power goes off
absorbed.
automatically.
Changes to water temperature (hot/cold) and
wash level are possible during operation.
supplied
supplement the
laundry has
(refer to p 10)
4
5
6
7
5
6
7
SPEEDY
Use this mode when
soiled clothes for
washing lightly
a
Select the
SPEEDY
short time.
program on the
Control panel.
Jean Wash
1
3
Use jeans program when
and
washing
extremely dirty
heavy, thick,
laundry such as jeans and work
1
3
Soak Wash
heavily dirty
laundry by soaking in water for some
time to
remove
proteins and fats.
2
Select the
desired program
(Not available
for "WOOL" &
"
DELICATE"
program).
It is normal to wash lower water level before the main wash.
Water may
laundry
splash out when washing light
such
as a
cashmere blanket or bed
sheet with water set at high level.
Select the Jean
program on the
Control panel.
outfits.
Use this mode for washing
4
2
5
'DELAY' light is
is displayed.
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Press 'WASH' button until 'Soak 80' lights on.
Wash time except soak is changeable to 5, 10,
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6
7
8
blinking and left time
?
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4
Electrical power is
15, 21 by
pressing 'WASH' button
Select No. of rinse and spin time by pressing button.
automatically off in
10sec. after buzzer
sounds.
Soak time is 80min
WashingProm
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ption Washing
Method
Delay
Delay
Start
Start (Reservation) Wash is used to
The hours to be
The time on the
WASH
delay the finishing time of the
be
set
the
user
delayed
by
accordingly.
display is the finishing time not the start time.
operation.
can
AditonalFucOps
,
WATER
LEVEL
START
By pressing button
RINSE
SPIN
Select water
levels Add
PAUSE
1
Press the POWER button to turn power
2
Press the PROGRAM button to select the
on.
detergent.
Soak
3
min
Wash
1
4
2
only
Wash
min
min
Close the
lid Press
Select
WASH
Soak
min
Wash
min
Soak
min
Wash
min
Soak
min
Wash
min
min
min
3
min
Press the DELAY button to set the time when the
completed.
Start/ Pause
time.
button.
SMLXL
DELAY
3
Rinse
Rinse
1
2
time
4
only
Rinse
Rinse
time
time
Close the
lid Press
Select No.
of RINSE.
SMLXL
Rinse
4
Add the
detergent.
time
5
Add the
laundry
5min
Select
3
Close the lid
The time
changes 3~24hours.
on the display is the finishing time,not the
start
time.
The
appropriate quantity of detergent marked next to the
water level of
WATER-DETERGENT.
an
and press the START/PAUSE button.
PAUSE
2
The time
?
is to be
When the lid is open the machine will not operate, and
alarm signal will remind you to close the lid
START
1
?
delayed washing
OFF
Start/ Pause
button.
Spin
only
program.
Select the program for laundry on the Control panel.
This method will not work in Wool Delicate Program.
PRO
GRAM
OFF
washing
7min
OFF
1min
3min
6
When you press the START/PAUSE button the
blink.
supplied for 2 minutes after the start of the
supplement the water the laundry has absorbed.
Close the lid.
Water will be
Finish
The
wash to
light will
4
Press
Start/
washing will be finished according to the delayed time.
Pause button.
SPIN
Note
If the lid is open, the machine will not work, and
DOOR OPEN" to remind you to close the lid.
1
2
Select No.
of RINSE
and SPIN
time.
4
Close the
lid Press
SMLXL
alarm & will sound and
panel will display
washing program, spinning time, water level or hot/cold manually, press the
and select the desired option. Then press the START/PAUSE button.
To select
Rinse
Spin
only
an
"
3
Start/ Pause
button.
Delay Start button
laundry cannot be taken out immediately after the wash program ends, it is better to
spinning program (The laundry will be wrinkled if left for a long time after spinning.)
When the
.
omit the
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16
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ther Useful Functions
Placing
and
Leveling
Child Lock Function
If you want to lock all the
the child lock
keys to prevent all settings from being changed by
a
child,
you
Please ensure that transit restraint has been removed
before operating your machine.
How to Lock
Washer
Base
1
on.
1
Press the START/PAUSE button to start
washing.
After all
washing conditions
are
set
according to
Place the machine
on a
flat and firm surface which allows proper clearance.
We suggest a minimum clearance of 2cm right
side and left sides of the machine for ease of
the manual.
START
more
At the rear,
a
minimum clearance of 10cm is
more
than
suggested.
Press both the RINSE button and the SPIN button
?
RINSE
than 10cm
installation.
PAUSE
3
Packing
Press the POWER button.
Turn Power
2
Instal ion
can use
option.
2cm
simultaneously.
more
than
2cm
During the wash program, all the buttons are locked
washing is completed or until the child- lock
function is deactivated manually.
until
SPIN
2
Open the lid and look from above to
How to Unlock
If you want to unlock
drum sits
during wash, press both the RINSE
and the SPIN button
as
see
Top
view of the machine
if the
shown.
simultaneously again.
Note
In child-Lock
Check that the machine is level
3 Leveling
mode, the LED display continuously repeats "CL" and remaining time.
the machine
Lift the front of the
washing machine and twist
Adjustable Leg
washing machine is
placed evenly.
the
until the
Adjustable legs
Caution
If the power is supplied from a cord extension set
outlet device should be positioned so that it is not
or
generator, the cord extension
exposed
to
splashing
or
ingress
set
or
electrical
of moisture.
portable
19
18
C
onnecting
Water
Before
the Water
connecting
choose the
Instal ion
Supply
Hose to the water
tap, check the hose type and then
here under.
correct instruction
Note that the Water
Supply Hose
Normal
may vary from country to country, Make sure to
connect the blue inlet hose to the cold water tap, and the orange inlet hose to the hot water tap
Connecting
Water
Normal
Supply
Supply
Hose to water
Type
Type
supplied
Hose
1
(Normal tap without thread & one touch type inlet hose.)
Separate Middle
connector
from Water
Supply
Separate Middle connector from the Water Supply Hose
by pulling the Pressing Rod and plessing the Pressing
Handle that is attached to the Water Supply Hose.
tap
(Normal tap without thread &
screw
Hose
Middle
Fixed Sticker
connector
Pressing
Handle
Pressing
Rod
type inlet hose.)
Water
the
Untighten
Untighten
tap
can
be
the
screw
screw
Rubber
(option)
of the connector
so
packing
connector to
Connector
the tap
tap
tighten
1
securely
Push the water
supply
2
Tighten
hose
the
connector or
In
ensuring
water
supply hose vertically upwards
that the rubber seal within the hose
completely to
can
it connects
case
plate.
tap
that the
so
Rubber
placed in the middle.
Connector
so
or
the tap is
too
large.
Guide
plate
Rubber
Then follow
Water
the tap.
Supply
water
supply
Fixing
Connectors to the
tighten the 4
hose
4
Connector
Connector and Middle Connector
Remove the fixed sticker in between the
and Middle Connectors.
one
hose and the
connector
After
connecting the hose, open the tap to check
for any water leakage.
In case of water leakage, close the tap and start
again from step 1
5
Connector
Upper
Tighten the connectors
connector and
connector to the
supply
Tap
screws.
Fixing Upper
by holding
water
step1.
Push the upper connector up till the rubber
packing is in tight contact with the tap. Then
Hose
supply hose to the connector and
then tighten it by screwing it to the right.
Check the connection of
twist middle
Middle
Connector
right.
Fixed sticker
Connecting Middle
Connector and Water
Supply
pressing rod of the Water Supply
separated from middle connector
Step1) and then join it to the middle
Water
Supply
Connect the water
supply hose to
washing machine,
the hose connecting part.
Check
to
see
if there is
a
Middle
Connector
Press down the
Hose which
(refer to
was
Hose to the machine
Pressing
Water
inlet valve of
and then lock it by
the
Connector
Hose
rod
connector.
Connecting
packing
Tap
3
adhere
the connection between the
packing
screw
tap
Attach the water
3
of the connector
If the tap diameter is too large or is square,
untighten the 4 screws and remove the guide
water
the
to
be
screw
Note
screws.
Attach the
can
the
Hose
Fixed sticker
(option)
Push the upper connector up till the rubber
packing is in tight contact with the tap. Then
the 4
Loosen the fixed nuts to connect the connector to the
Untighten
screw
placed in the middle.
Fixing the
2
that the
Supply
6
turning
Check for
After
water
connecting
the
leakage
hose, open the tap
to check
for any water leakage.
If the connection leaks, close the tap and start
again from step 1.
rubber seal inside
the connector.
Hose connector
If you
Rubber seal
skip step 1, water leakage may occur.
Supply
Hose
Pressing
handle
Instal ion
21
20
C
onnecting
Drain Hose
Grounding
Earth wire should be connected.
If the earth wire is not connected, there is
Before connecting Drain Hose, check your Drain Hose model and choose
the correct instructions.
possible
a
danger
of electric shock caused
by
the
leakage.
current
Instal ion
Method
Instructions
Grounding
This
appliance must be grounded. In the event of malfunction or breakdown, grounding will reduce the
by providing a path of least resistance for electric current. This appliance is
a
cord
with
equipped
having an equipment-grounding conductor and grounding plug. The plug must be
into
an
plugged
appropriate outlet that is properly installed and grounded in accordance with all local
risk of electric shock
Pump Model
1
codes and ordinance.
Fit the machine end of the drain hose to the outlet
of the drain pump and
tighten the clamp.
Instruction with Ground insert space Terminal
Grounding
If the AC current outlet has
2
Put the other end of the drain hose over the
standpipe or
separate grounding
wash tub.
outlet
is not
configurations
ground terminal, then
required. Note that AC power
a
Ground Terminal
may differ from country to country
Hose
Guide
Other
Within 50mm
Grounding
Instructions
Burying Copper
bury
it
ground
terminal.
Plate
Connect the Ground Wire
Plate and
Outlet with
more
to
a
Ground
Copper
ground.
than 75cm in the
Ground Wire
0.9~1.2m
Drain Hose
75cm
Ground
Using Ground Wire
Note
To prevent siphoning, the drain hose should not extend more than 50mm from the end of the hose
The discharge height should be approximately 0.9
1.2m from the floor.
~
guide.
ground Wire to
exclusively for Grounding.
Connect the
the socket
Copper
Plate
Ground
provided
Wire
Non-Pump Model
1
Before
Using Short Circuit
connecting
Ensure that the hose
clip is
set
indicated here.
as
If grounding methods described above
possible,
employed
a
Clip
2
?
washing
3
body of the
machine.
Place the Drain Hose
To
change
the direction of the
elbow hose and
hose, pull
change the direction.
are
not
breaker
out the
?
To prevent a possible explosion, do not connect ground to a gas pipe
Do not connect ground to telephone wires or lightning rods. This may be
Connecting ground
Ground wires should be connected when
WARNING!
no
an
by
qualified.
storms
extension cord is used.
Improper connection
of the
equipment-grounding conductor can result
a qualified electrician or
appliance is properly grounded. Do not modify
in risk of electric shock. Check with
serviceman if you are in doubt as to wether the
the plug provided with the appliance
if it does not fit the
a
dangerous during electrical
effect
?
to
plastic
has
?
-
Repeat Step2.
Short-circuit
separate circuit breaker should be
and installed by a qualified electrician
Caution
Connect the Elbow Hose
Push the elbow hose toward the
Breaker
outlet, have
a
proper outlet installed
CarendMitc
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22
C
CarendMitc
Cleaning
leaning
To Clean the Filter in the Inlet Valve
1
or
inlet valve
cord and water
Close the tap before
3
clogged
turning off the
the filter in the
Close the water taps and
123
Turn off the power before
pulling out the cord.
4
123
brush to clean
the
impurities
in the water
supply hose
supply hose,
Connect the water
supply
and
supply hose to
drainage of water.
the inner-tub
should be removed.
Clean Filter in the
2
direction shown
After
disconnecting
the net,
with
a
remove
brush,
dirt
3
Assemble the net
as
before.
4
Replace the Turbo
Clean Filter
original
etc.
use a
washing
Vacations
Be
sure
clean soft cloth
supply
freezing.
?
Pump casing (for pump model)
back
cover.
2
?
Turn the cap as shown in
diagram and unfasten it.
Remove
as
foreign objects
pin, button, coin,
3
Reassemble the cap to
the arrow direction and
?
?
etc
?
name
given
into contact with
the waxy build-up that can occur within any washer when the fabric softener
detergent. This build-up is not brought about by a fault in the machine.
to
use
fabric softener
we
can
result in stains
on
your clothes
or an
recommend.
Using fabric the dispenser, do not splash or overfill.
Clean dispenser as soon as the cycle has finished.
Clean your machine
Cold water
regularly
washing increases
the chance of this
build-up occurring.
We recommend
a warm or
hot wash at
Fabric softener of thinner
consistency is
less
likely to
leave residue
on
the
?
?
(Bottom view)
Check if water leaks after
?
Fill your machine with hot water. Add about two cups of
reassembling. (The
Rubber
ring
is in the
cap)
a
powder detergent that contains phosphate.
Let it rotate for several minutes.
Stop the machine,
drain the machine and
run
We do not recommend that you wash clothes
Caution
?
regular
dispenser and contribute to a build-up
CLEANING THE INSIDE OF YOUR WASHER
(Bottom view)
(Do
surface with
intervals e.g. approx. every 5th wash.
fasten it.
such
then rinse.
SCRUD
If you wish to
of the
liquid detergent,
is shut off at faucets. Drain all water from hoses if weather will
If scrud is allowed to build-up in the machine it
unpleasant smell in your washer.
screws
with
want to clean
a
comes
Unfasten 4
dampened
evaporate. If you
location.
Scrud is the
1
to allow moisture to
the
gritty cleaners.)
water
be below
pop sound is heard.
To Clean the
washing machine performs
connecting washer to faucet should be replaced every 5 years.
Immediately wipe off any spills. Wipe with damp cloth. Try not to hit
sharp objects.
to the
Push the cap until
below.
Long
the bowl and let it stand for 10 minutes.
Hoses
Exterior
To clean the Turbo clean filter
˚C, into
the water tap and confirm that the
Leave the lid open after
Inlet Hoses
Pull out the Turbo
by spinning.
and immerse it in hot water at approx.. 40 ˚C.
not use harsh or
1
supply.
Pour approx.. 2 litres of hot water at approx.. 40
Wash Inner-tub
cleaning the filter,
supply hose.
Lower the drain hose and drain the water in the bowl and the drain hose
Remove the water
Caution
Before
the water
Remove the water which remains in the water
Replace the filter after cleaning it.
the filter.
?
remove
IF FROZEN
removing the water
supply hose pull out the filter.
use a
tap may
particles(Such as sand), clean
vary according to the country)
completely.
After
Then
with
2
power.
Select both hot/cold and then press the
[START/PAUSE] button to remove
water from the machine
CarendMitc
WHEN THERE IS A FEAR OF FREEZING
supply into the tub is not clean
occasionally.(The figure of power
the filter is
When water
the machine
through a regular cycle.
during this procedure.
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T roubleshooting
Look for your problem below, then check the things we suggest. More often than
not, this will give you the answer to your problem. And you'll be able to carry on
without having to telephone your service center.
Troubleshting
residue
clothes
Lint
on
or
Possible Causes
Incorrect
sorting
Washing too long
Natural By-product
When Washing
Problem
What To Do
?
?
?
The
laundry
comes out dirty
Separate lint producers from lint collectors.
Wash small loads for
a
shorter time than
larger loads.
Some lint is normal. Using the dryer should
any lint not removed by the washer.
remove
Possible Causes
What To Do
?
on
not
?
dissolving
clothes
Black spots
clothes
Detergent
on
?
of
fabric softener
Incorrect
use
?
?
?
Dye transfer
?
Use
water
warmer
Water temperature
is not correct
?
Select the wash temperature
?
For
filling dispenser,
Stain is not pre-
-
?
?
splash or overfill.
directly on clothes.
do not
?
on
caused
by the interaction
of fabric softener
and detergent can
flake off and marks
clothes.
A
buildup
?
the
clothes,
can
amount of
result in black marks
on
Fabric
damage(
White clothes
clothes
excessive wear)
Remove
belt
Insufficient
Result of normal
wear on
Turn knits
Chemical Damage
a. Chlorine Bleach
b. Battery Acid
c. Hydrogen Peroxide
d. Skin & Hair Care
Products
Non-chemical Damage
a. Age & Normal Use
b. Poor Construction
Dilute bleach
c.
Overloading
d. Mice & Insects
e.
Sunlight
fuzzy
objects in pockets and sharp buttons.
(which snag easily) inside out.
and sharp objects
left in pockets
Grayed or
yellowed
clothes
the
or use
dispenser (See User's
Guise)
Use caution around
care
products
holes
or
tears
-
battery acids,
these
can remove
skin and hair
color and
cause
in fabrics.
Check construction
carefully when purchasing
Mend any damage before laundering
a
time.
are better washed separately. Separate
light and heavily soiled items, as clothes can pick up
soil from dirty wash water.
Loads made up of articles of varying sizes will wash
better (e.g. full loads of sheets may not wash that
well).
Pilling
buckles, zippers,
sharp buttons,
little
?
sorting
poly-
blends and
fabrics
cotton
Snags, holes,
tears, rips or
a
Incorrect
?
enough detergent for load size or amount of soil.
requires more detergent than soft water.
Not
Hard water
detergent
Fasten snaps, hooks, buttons, and zippers.
Remove any loose brassiere wires.
soil type.
better washed in
detergent dissolved in water onto stains
help shift dirt.
Wash stains as soon as possible. The longer they are
left the harder they are to remove.
Brush
Wash smaller loods at
soil
Cleaning the inside of your washing machine
Pins, snaps, hooks,
are
oily soils wash better in warmer
?
or
Using insufficient detergent for the
according to
blood and mud
Washer is
overloaded
?
enough
detergent used
Not
example,
temperature
like collars and cuffs to
treated
lightly colored items from dark colors.
Wash and dry non-colorfast clothes separately
Sort whites
warmer
water.
temperature.
Never pour fabric softener
Pre-treat stain and rewash.
water
?
cold water, while
Try pre-dissolving the detergent in warm water
Try a liquid detergent.
When
Use
Water temperature
is too cold.
Certain Items
Detergent
Troubleshting
WASH PROBLEM
WASH PROBLEM
Problem
Troubleshooting
?
While this is not caused
can
slow the
by the washer, you
pilling process by washing
garments inside
out.
Not
enough
detergent
Use
Water is not hot
Make
enough
120˚F~40˚F.(48˚C~60˚C.).
Washer is
overloaded
Select load size
Dye transfer
Sort clothes
more
detergent (especially with larger loads).
sure
water heater is
delivering water at
to match clothes load.
by color. If fabric label states wash
separately,unstable dyes may be indicated.
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26
T roubleshooting
Before
Troubleshting
Error
Symptom
Water
Supply
service check the
calling for
problem against the
Message
Specifaton
Check up
?
Failure
Specification
list belows.
?
?
?
NO INLET
Is the water tap shut off?
Is the water supply cut off ?
Is the tap
or
water
supply hose frozen
?
Is the water pressure low or is the filter of the inlet
valve clogged with impurities?
DOOR OPEN
?
Is Hot/Cold selected to Hot when the hose connected
is Cold?
Drain/Spin
Failure
H
?
Is the Cold hose connected to Hot?
?
Is the drain hose
?
Is the drain hose bent
?
positioned correctly?
or placed too high?
Is the internal part of the hose
or
drain pump
with
NO DRAIN
?
?
(only pump model) clogged
impurities?
laundry evenly balanced?
Is the washing machine placed on a flat surface?
Is the
D
Drain Failure
DELAY/TIME LEFT
?
?
?
Spin Failure
DELAY/TIME LEFT
Door(Lid) Open
Is the drain hose
positioned correctly?
Is the drain hose bent or placed too high?
Is the internal part of the hose
or
W
drain pump
(only
pump
model) clogged with impurities?
?
Is the
laundry evenly balanced?
?
Is the
washing machine placed on a flat surface?
?
Is the lid closed?
NO INLET
Model
WT-R1071TH(P)
Weight
48.0
Size
632(W) x 693(D) x1039(H)
Water tab pressure
30 -800 kPa (0.3 -8.0
kg
DOOR OPEN
The appearance and
?
Ask for help at the LG Electronic branch of the Service Center
Abnormal level
sensing.
DELAY/TIME LEFT
Power failure
DELAY/TIME LEFT
Overflow failure
DELAY/TIME LEFT
Abnormal
motor
DELAY/TIME LEFT
specifications
kgf /cm2)
may be varied without notice to raise the units
quality.
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