Washing Machine OWNER'S MANUAL MODEL : WT-R1071TH(P) Please read this manual carefully before operating your set. Retain it for future reference. Record model name and serial number of the set. Quote this information to your dealer when you require service. P/No.: 3828EA3012B P roduct Features The Turbo Drum DD washing machine does not operate with the lid open. opened during wash, rinse and spin cycles, the machine will stop automatically. If the lid is Fuzzy Logic Control A built-in load sensor automatically detects and measures microprocessor optimizes washing conditions such and the load and laundry ideal water consumption as washing time. Advanced the best technology is washing result. built into the Electronic Control System which SENSING START Laundry SETTING Sensor Water Level Sensor Optimum Washing WASHING Condition ensures AUTO POWER OFF Turbo Drum DD washing Penetration wash from Drum Rotate centrifugal Drum rotates at Stains are removed penetrating high speed from wash centrifugal Low Noise Direct Drive by water Water pours down and circulates force System The advanced Blushless DC motor rotates the Tub directly without belt and 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 Steel Washing Tub Indentations on the stainless steel of the water whirls gently rub the washing tub combined with the movement laundry and improving washing efficiency. a C 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 Troubleshooting may not need to section. If you review at all. Introduction Before our chart of Troubleshooting Tips first, you call for service Starting to Wash Important Safety Information 4 Identification of Parts 5 Preparation Before Washing 6 Water Level 7 Temperature Use of Water, Detergent, Bleach 8 and Softener Washing Programs Additional Function Options 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 Delay Start Wash 15 Other useful Functions Installation Care and Maintenance Placing and 16 Leveling Supply Connecting Water Connecting Drain Hose 17 Hose 18 20 Grounding Method 21 Cleaning 22 Troubleshooting Troubleshooting 24 Specification Specification 27 4I ImportanSfeyi mportant safety information READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USE For your WARNING! 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 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. If the hot water has not been used for two weeks or more, prevent the possibility of damage or injury by turning on 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 to escape. Since the gas is flammable, do not smoke or use an open flame or appliance during this process. PROPER INSTALLATION Install store where it will not be exposed to exposed to the weather. Properly ground washer to conform with all governing The base codes and ordinances. accessible. or temperatures below freezing or opening must not be obstructed by carpeting when washing machine is installed on a carpeted floor. The appliance must be positioned so that the plug is the YOUR LAUNDRY AREA Keep the area underneath and around your appliances free Close of combustible materials such or near chemicals, lint, paper, as rags, etc. supervision is necessary if this appliance is used by 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. WHEN USING THE WASHER Use this appliance only for its intended purpose as The described in this Owner's Manual. laundry process can reduce the flame retardancy of Never reach into washer while it is fabrics. To avoid such a result, carefully follow the garment manufacturer's wash and care instructions. machine has To minimize the moving. Wait until the 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 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 or cleaning. maintenance NOTE: Pressing Power button disconnect the to turn off does NOT appliance from the power supply. Never attempt to operate this appliance if it is damaged, malfunctioning, partially disassembled, or has missing or broken parts, Young children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play with the appliance. WHEN NOT IN USE Turn off water faucets to relieve pressure valves and to minimize should occur. may need Before leakage if a break on or hoses and rupture Check the condition of the fill hoses; replacement after 5 discarding a washer, service, remove they years. or removing it from the washer lid to prevent children from hiding inside. Read and follow this Safety Information carefully. SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS repair or replace any part of this appliance specifically recommended in this Owner's Manual, or in published user-repair instructions Do not attempt to unless that you understand and have the skills to carry out. Do not tamper with controls. 5 I dentification of Parts Introducin Body ? Water supply hose ? Drain hose for pump model ? - ? ? Feature Control Powder panel power cord with detergent Power bleach wet box/ - Softener box ? Power cord Do not touch the hands If the power cord or fuse is damaged. it must be Fully Stainless Steel by the Inner tub or replaced manufacturer its service agents similaly qualified people in order to or avoid or ? a risk of fire electric shock. ? Turbo Clean Filter ? Washing Wing Adjustable leg (unique with ? Accessories Water supply hoses or Drain hose or or 1 Each for cold and hot water Note Part can be different according to the model. Inner Magic hose Tub) 6 P BeforStaingWsh reparation Before Washing CARE LABELS. * Look for a care label on 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 temperature and spin speed. SORTING To get the best ? ? ? results, different fabrics need to be washed in different ways. 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) Lights, Darks) LINT (Lint producers, Collectors) COLOR (Whites, Lint Producers Terry cloth, Chenille, Towel, diaper Synthetics, Corduroy, Permanent Press, Socks Lint Collectors CHECK BEFORE LOADING ? ? ? ? ? Check all pockets to make sure that they are empty. Things 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. ? Make ? Check the the clothes sure are as they can damage your washer and clothes. washable in water. washing instructions on your clothes. WIRE LOADING Do not wash fabrics containing flammable materials (waxes, cleaning fluids, etc.). Load Size The water level should just cover the clothes. Adjust the load size accordingly. Loosely load clothes no higher than the top row of holes in the washer tub. To add items after washer has started, press Start button and submerge additional items. Close the lid and press Start button Light and again to restart. Large-sized clothing Clothes including downs and woollens are light weight, large and float easily.So use a nylon net and wash them in a small amount of water. If the laundry floats during the wash cycle, it may become damaged. detergent to prevent the detergent from clumping. Use dissolved Long laundry items nylon nets for long, delicate items. 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 For 7 Level Water Temperature WATER LEVEL This machine detects the ? quantity of laundry automatically, then sets the water level and proper amount of detergent. When you select a wash program, the water level and amount of detergent (to be used) will be shown on the control panel. ? When the water level is ? laundry even though the SMLXL it may differ depending on the is indicated on the control panel. automatically detected, same water level quantity of Note ? ? Wash, Wash/Rinse When a not be drained off. or Rinse only option is selected, ? . If you do not If Rinse specify the water level, then Medium will be only is selected, the process will start from Water automatically selected. Supply. washing machine may occasionally add water while pulsator is rotating. level due to the release of air trapped in the garments. ? 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 Then press the START/PAUSE button completely. ? after the wash is The This is to maintain the water WATER TEMPERATURE ? You can change the water temperature by pressing the WATER TEMP The temperature of the water impacts the effectiveness of all button. (Option depending on model). laundry additives and therefore, the cleaning results. We recommend temperatures of: HOT 50~60˚C(120~140˚F) White items, WARM diapers, underclothing and heavily soiled, colorfast items. 30~40˚C(85~105˚F) Most items. COLD 18~24˚C(65~75˚F) Only very bright colors with light soil. washing in cold water additional steps may be needed: Adjust detergent amount and pre-dissolve detergent in warm water When ? ? ? ? ? ? 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 too cold for your hands, the detergent will not activate and clean effectively. Introducin 8 U BeforStaingWsh of se Detergent CHOOSING THE RIGHT DETERGENT ? use of domestic detergent, (powder, liquid or concentrated). Soap flakes granulated soap powders should not be used in your washing machine. When washing woolens remember to use a detergent suitable for washing woolens. We recommend the or AMOUNT OF DETERGENT detergent package directions. Using too little detergent is a common cause of laundry more detergent if you have hard water, large loads, greasy or oily soils or lower water problems. Follow the Use temperature. 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). For liquid and concentrated detergents, follow the recommendations of the (Jeans and detergent manufacturer. Note 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 been 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. Attention If excessive pollution, detergent is used, the rinse will not be as clean and efficient. Also, it could cause environmental it accordingly. so use ADDING THE DETERGENT ? Some detergents MUST be fully dissolved before adding to your machine to get the best wash results. Check the instructions on the detergent packet. If you powder detergent it is essential that the required amount be fully dissolved in very hot being added to warm or hot water for the actual wash. Pre-dissolving detergent in warm water when washing in cold water can improve its performance. water ? use before Open the DETERGENT Box and deposit the appropriate amount of detergent Powder . Where you deposit the detergent Detergent / Powder Bleach dispenser. 9 Use of Softener and Bleach BeforStaingWsh Using Softener AVAILABLE FABRIC SOFTENER TYPE Do not use concentrated fabric softener. This may cause some problems in automatic more details refer to the softener products instructions for use. dispensing. For DEPOSITING FABRIC SOFTENER ? ? ? ? ? Don't use softener with detergent. Use softener in last rinse water softener(30ml) with When using dispenser, dilute fresh water(30ml) When filling dispenser, do not It may stain clothes. 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 Fabric Softener will be Bleach Using dispensed automatically during the final rinse. Check fabric care labels for special instructions. AVAILABLE BLEACH TYPE Use oxygenated bleach. use liquid bleach. Do not For more details refer to the products instruction for use. DEPOSITING BLEACH ? ? ? 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 Attention Never pour undiluted liquid bleach directly onto clothes This may affect colors or damage clothing. or into the wash basket. Do not mix chlorine bleach with ammonia as vinegar and/or rust remover. Mixing can or acids such produce toxic gas which may cause death. Do not pour liquid bleach into bleach dispenser. a 10 F BeforStaingWsh unction of each Button Water levels Stain Level ? Default is MEDIUM. By pressing LIGHT [HEAVY MEDIUM] mode repeats. button Display ? Use to select water levels. ?On:willdo ? Available ? ? Available all during washing. For appropriate quantity of detergent follow the detergent ? Available manufacturer's instruction. cycle during washing. Wash Process ? Blink : doing ?Off:Done Silent SOAK ? ? Use it at night to wash quietly. When selected "Silent" lights are on and the other cycle's light are all off. STAIN WASH LEVEL LIGHT HEAVY MIN WATER RINSE LEVEL TIMES SMLXL COLD SILENT HOT WATER SPIN TEMP. MIN Water ? ? ? temperature Use to select proper water temperature while running. Wash, Rinse, Spin, Button Use to ? To Available during washing. Only cold water for change washing time, the number of rinse, spin time. 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 ? ? "WOOL" & "DELICATE" ? Note The control panel may differ according to different models 11 Motor Indicator ? Start Pause Button Display Delay Time, Speed ? light circulates according to motor speed. The ? - Used to indicate the time left of all processes or delay. In case of abnormal operation the following indications are displayed PE Abnormal water : ? Use it to start or pause. By pressing the button [Start are repeated. Pause] sensor (No Sensing Water Levels) - - - CE : Overload LE : Abnormal motor UE : Unbalanced load (No Spin) Abnormal Operation Display ? In of abnormal operation problem will be light and a buzzer case will sound. MOTOR SPEED INDICATOR NO INLET DOOR OPEN SH Power DELICATE DELAY/TIME LEFT POWER ?Useittoturnonandoff. WOOL SE NORMAL PRO START GRAM PAUSE SPEEDY IN DELAY ? JEAN NO DRAIN ? 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. Child lock function Use to lock or unlock the control setting from 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. Delay ? Program Use this function for delayed washing. buttons to prevent ? Use it to set the ? ? delayed time. ? Not available for delicate. ? Available from 3~24Hr Use it to select washing programs. button, it cycles the By pressing [NORMAL SPEEDY DELICATE (refer to WOOL] p12) JEAN BeforStaingWsh 12 Washing Programs WashingProm Add the Washing Programs 1 Control 1 3 WOOL on the panel. 2 4 Select the washing woolens. WOOL (wash only "water washable" clothes) Washing 4 DELICATE (wash only "water washable" clothes) Normal 2 program label for the washing instructions. Use this program for WASH Select the lingerie. Before washing your woolens check the care PAUSE 3 Use this program for washing delicate as START laundry DELICATE Wash fabrics such PRO GRAM program Control 1 on the panel. 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 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 1 3 2 4 SPEEDY Use this mode when washing lightly Select the SPEEDY soiled clothes for a short time. program Control Jean Wash Use jeans program when 1 3 washing heavy, thick, and extremely dirty laundry such as jeans and work 1 3 Soak Wash heavily dirty laundry by soaking in water for some time to remove the 4 2 Select the Jean program on the Control panel. outfits. Use this mode for washing on panel. proteins and fats. It is normal to wash lower water level before the main wash. 2 5 Select the desired program (Not available for "WOOL" & " DELICATE" ? program). ? 'DELAY' 4 light is blinking and left time is displayed. ? ? Press 'WASH' button until 'Soak 80' lights on. Wash time except soak is changeable to 15, 21 by pressing 'WASH' button Select No. of rinse and spin time by pressing button. 13 Add the detergent Close the lid 5 Finish 6 Caution & Note 7 When setting the water level When the wash program ends, the buzzer will ring for 10 seconds before the Power goes off automatically. appear slow. 7 6 5 manually, do not set 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 MEDIUM to prevent damage to This also avoids wrinkles and clothing may still contain some water. This is normal. Soak Wash cannot be selected for the Wool and Delicate Wash program. Use appropriate neutral detergent for the laundry When washing woolens use a mild detergent recommended for washing wool. 5 4 For adding the appropriate quantity of detergent follow Water will be the detergent manufacturer's wash to supplement the instruction. water supplied 2 min. after the start of the the laundry has absorbed. 6 When the wash program ends, the buzzer will ring for 10 seconds before the 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 be set to low. Changes to water temperature (hot/cold) and wash level are possible during operation. (refer to p 10) Power goes off automatically. 5 6 7 5 6 7 6 7 8 Electrical power is automatically off in 10sec. after buzzer sounds. splash out when washing light laundry such as a cashmere blanket or bed sheet with water set at high level. Water may Soak time is 80min WashingProm 14 O AditonalFucOps ption Washing WASH Method WATER LEVEL START By pressing button RINSE SPIN Select water levels Add PAUSE detergent. Soak 3 Soak min Wash 1 4 2 Wash min only min Close the lid Press Select WASH time. min Wash OFF min min min min Start/ Pause button. SMLXL 3 Rinse Rinse 1 2 4 only Rinse time Rinse time time Close the lid Press Select No. of RINSE. SMLXL Rinse time OFF Start/ Pause button. Spin only 5min 1 2 Select 3 Close the lid SPIN 4 Press Start/ Pause button. 3 Rinse Spin only 1 2 Select No. of RINSE and SPIN time. 4 Close the lid Press SMLXL Start/ Pause button. 7min OFF 1min 3min 15 Delay Delay Start Start (Reservation) Wash is used to The hours to be The time on the delay the finishing time delayed can be set by the user accordingly. display is the finishing time not the start time. AditonalFucOps , 1 Press the POWER button to turn power 2 Press the PROGRAM button to select the on. washing program. Select the program for laundry on the Control panel. This method will not work in Wool Delicate Program. PRO GRAM 3 of the operation. Press the DELAY button to set the time when the delayed washing is to be completed. DELAY 4 Add the detergent. ? The time ? The time changes 3~24hours. on the display is the finishing time,not the start time. The appropriate quantity water level of detergent marked next to the of WATER-DETERGENT. When the lid is open the machine will not operate, and alarm signal will remind you to close the lid 5 Add the laundry and press the START/PAUSE button. START PAUSE 6 an When you press the START/PAUSE button the blink. Close the lid. Water will be Finish The wash to light will supplied for 2 minutes after the start of the supplement the water the laundry has absorbed. washing will be finished according to the delayed time. Note If the lid is open, the machine will not work, and DOOR OPEN" to remind you to close the lid. an alarm & will sound and panel will display " To select washing program, spinning time, water level or hot/cold manually, press the and select the desired option. Then press the 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 16 O AditonalFucOps ther Useful Functions 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 can use option. How to Lock 1 Press the POWER button. Turn Power 2 Press the START/PAUSE button to start on. washing. After all washing conditions are set according to the manual. START PAUSE 3 Press both the RINSE button and the SPIN button ? RINSE simultaneously. During the wash program, all the buttons are locked washing is completed or until the child- lock function is deactivated manually. until SPIN How to Unlock If you want to unlock during wash, press both the RINSE and the SPIN button simultaneously again. Note In child-Lock mode, the LED display continuously repeats "CL" and remaining time. 17 Placing and Leveling Please ensure that transit restraint has been removed before operating your machine. Base 1 Place the machine on a Instal ion Washer Packing 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 more than 10cm installation. At the rear, a minimum clearance of 10cm is more than 2cm suggested. more than 2cm 2 Check that the machine is level ? ? Top view of the machine Open the lid, and check it the washer is correctly leveled by looking down from the top. Adjust the drop of the level indicator to the red circle. 3 Leveling the machine Lift the front of the washing machine and twist Adjustable Leg until the washing machine is placed evenly. 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 18C Instal ion onnecting Before Water connecting the Water Supply Hose Supply Hose to the water tap, check the hose type and then choose the correct instruction here under. Note that the Water connect Connecting Supply Hose may vary from country to country, Make supplied sure Water Supply Hose to water Normal Type Untighten the Fixing the tap (Normal tap without thread & screw screw type inlet hose.) Rubber (option) Untighten the screw of the connector so tap can be placed in the middle. connector to packing that the screw Connector the tap (option) Push the upper connector up till the rubber packing is in tight contact with the tap. Then tighten the 4 1 screws. Attach the water supply hose ensuring it connects securely to the connector or the water tap Push the water supply hose vertically upwards that the rubber seal within the hose can Connector so Tighten the Water Supply connection between the water supply Hose hose Attach the water then 3 supply hose to the connector and tighten it by screwing it to the right. Check the connection of water supply 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 Connecting Water 1 Supply Hose to the machine water supply hose to inlet valve of washing machine, and then lock it by turning the hose connecting part. Connect the the Check to see if there is or adhere completely to the tap. 2 to the blue inlet hose to the cold water tap, and the orange inlet hose to the hot water tap a rubber seal inside the connector. Hose connector Rubber seal Tap 19 Normal Type 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. Hose Middle Fixed Sticker connector Pressing Handle Pressing Rod Water 2 Supply Hose Loosen the fixed nuts to connect the connector to the tap Untighten the screw of the connector so that the tap can be placed in the middle. Rubber packing screw Fixed sticker Note In case the tap is too large. Guide plate Rubber If the tap diameter is too large or is square, untighten the 4 screws and remove the guide plate. 3 Then follow Fixing packing step1. Connectors to the Tap Connector Push the upper connector up till the rubber packing is in tight contact with the tap. Then tighten the 4 screws. 4 Fixing Upper Connector and Middle Connector Remove the fixed sticker in between the and Middle Connectors. by holding one 5 Tighten the connectors connector and connector to the Connector Upper twist middle Middle Connector Fixed sticker right. Connecting Middle Connector and Water Supply pressing rod of the Water Supply separated from middle connector and then join it to the middle Step1) Connector Middle Connector Hose Press down the Hose which (refer to was Pressing rod connector. Water 6 Check for water After leakage the hose, open the tap to check connecting for any water leakage. If the connection leaks, close the tap and start again from step 1. skip step 1, water leakage may occur. If you Supply Hose Pressing handle Instal ion 20 C Instal ion onnecting Drain Hose Before connecting Drain Hose, check your Drain Hose model and choose the correct instructions. Pump Model 1 Fit the machine end of the drain hose to the outlet 2 Put the other end of the drain hose of the drain pump and tighten the clamp. over the standpipe or wash tub. Hose Guide Within 50mm 0.9~1.2m Drain Hose 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. ~ Non-Pump Model 1 Before connecting Ensure that the hose clip is set as indicated here. Clip 2 Connect the Elbow Hose Push the elbow hose toward the body of the washing machine. 3 Place the Drain Hose change the direction of the hose, pull change the direction. Repeat Step2. To elbow hose and out the guide. 21 Grounding Method Earth wire should be connected. If the earth wire is not connected, there is possible a danger of electric shock caused by the leakage. current 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 equipped with a cord having an equipment-grounding conductor and grounding plug. The plug must be plugged into an appropriate outlet that is properly installed and grounded in accordance with all local risk of electric shock codes and ordinance. Instruction with Ground insert space Terminal Grounding If the AC current outlet has separate grounding is outlet Other a ground terminal, then required. Note that AC power Ground Terminal configurations may differ from country to country Grounding Instructions Burying Copper bury it Outlet with ground terminal. Plate Connect the Ground Wire Plate and not more to a Ground Copper ground. than 75cm in the Ground Wire 75cm Ground Using Ground Wire Connect the ground Wire to exclusively Grounding. the socket Copper Plate Ground provided Wire for Using Short Circuit Breaker If grounding methods described above are not possible, a separate circuit breaker should be employed and installed by a qualified electrician Short-circuit breaker Caution ? ? ? ? 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 to plastic has no effect Ground wires should be connected when WARNING! an dangerous during electrical extension cord is used. Improper connection of the equipment-grounding conductor can result a qualified electrician or is appliance properly grounded. Do not modify in risk of electric shock. Check with serviceman if you are in doubt as to wether the if it does not fit the outlet, have the plug provided with the appliance - by a qualified. storms a proper outlet installed CarendMitc 22 C leaning CarendMitc To Clean the Filter in the Inlet Valve When 1 Close the tap before or the filter is cord and turning off the from the machine particles(Such to as the sand), clean the filter country) in the Turn off the power before out the cord. pulling completely. removing the water supply hose pull out the filter. use a with tap may vary according 2 After Then clogged water power. Select both hot/cold and then press the [START/PAUSE] button to remove water 3 supply into the tub is not clean occasionally.(The figure of power water inlet valve 4 Replace the filter after cleaning it. brush to clean the filter. Caution ? Before cleaning the filter, the impurities in the water supply hose should be removed. To clean the Turbo clean filter 1 Pull out the Turbo 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 to the original location. etc. Push the cap until below. a pop sound is heard. To Clean the 1 Pump casing (for pump model) Unfasten 4 back screws of the cover. 2 Turn the cap as shown in diagram and unfasten it. Remove as foreign objects pin, button, coin, 3 fasten it. such etc (Bottom view) (Bottom view) Caution ? Check if water leaks after reassembling. (The Rubber Reassemble the cap to the arrow direction and ring is in the cap) 23 Cleaning CarendMitc WHEN THERE IS A FEAR OF FREEZING Close the 123 water taps and remove the water supply hose. Remove the water which remains in the water supply. Lower the drain hose and drain the water in the bowl and the drain hose by spinning. IF FROZEN Remove the water 123 supply hose, and immerse it in hot water at approx.. 40 ˚C. Pour approx.. 2 litres of hot water at approx.. 40 Connect the supply and water supply hose to drainage of water. Wash Inner-tub use a not use harsh or Inlet Hoses washing washing machine performs to allow moisture to clean soft cloth dampened with evaporate. If you liquid detergent, the want to clean then rinse. (Do gritty cleaners.) Hoses 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. Exterior Long the bowl and let it stand for 10 minutes. the water tap and confirm that the Leave the lid open after the inner-tub ˚C, into Vacations Be sure water be below supply freezing. surface with is shut off at faucets. Drain all water from hoses if weather will SCRUD Scrud is the comes name given 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. build-up in the machine it can result in stains on your clothes or an to into contact with If scrud is allowed to unpleasant smell in your washer. If you wish to ? ? ? ? ? use fabric softener we recommend. Using fabric the dispenser, do not splash or overfill. Clean dispenser as soon as the cycle has finished. Clean your machine regularly Cold water washing increases the chance of this intervals e.g. approx. every 5th wash. Fabric softener of thinner consistency is less build-up occurring. likely to leave residue We recommend on the a warm or hot wash at dispenser and contribute to a build-up CLEANING THE INSIDE OF YOUR WASHER ? ? ? Fill your machine with hot water. Add about two cups of 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 the machine regular through a regular cycle. during this procedure. 24 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 WASH PROBLEM Problem residue clothes Lint on or Possible Causes Incorrect sorting Washing too long Natural By-product When Washing What To Do ? ? ? 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 Certain Items ? Detergent on not dissolving clothes Black spots clothes Detergent on Incorrect use of fabric softener ? ? ? ? ? Dye transfer ? Use When enough detergent used buildup caused by the interaction A ? temperature. filling dispenser, Sort whites Wash and splash or overfill. directly on clothes. do not lightly colored items from dark colors. dry non-colorfast clothes separately or Using insufficient detergent for the on ? water Never pour fabric softener Pre-treat stain and rewash. - Not warmer Try pre-dissolving the detergent in warm water Try a liquid detergent. the clothes, amount result in black marks can on of soil clothes Cleaning the inside of your washing machine of fabric softener and detergent can flake off and marks clothes. Fabric damage( Snags, holes, tears, rips or excessive wear) Pins, snaps, hooks, sharp buttons, belt buckles, zippers, and sharp objects left in pockets Fasten snaps, hooks, buttons, and zippers. Remove any loose brassiere wires. 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 Remove objects in pockets and sharp buttons. (which snag easily) inside out. Turn knits the or use dispenser (See User's Guise) Use caution around care products holes or tears - can remove skin and hair color and cause in fabrics. Check construction Mend any battery acids, these carefully when purchasing damage before laundering 25 Troubleshooting Troubleshting WASH PROBLEM Problem The laundry comes out dirty Possible Causes What To Do Water temperature is too cold. ? Water temperature is not correct ? ? Use warmer water temperature according to soil type. example, blood and mud are better washed in cold water, while oily soils wash better in warmer Select the wash temperature For water. Stain is not pre- ? ? Washer is overloaded Incorrect sorting 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 a little like collars and cuffs to treated ? Wash smaller loods at ? White clothes ? 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). Insufficient ? Hard water detergent Pilling Result of normal wear on cotton poly- blends and fuzzy fabrics Grayed or yellowed clothes enough detergent for load size or amount of soil. requires more detergent than soft water. Not ? While this is can slow the not caused 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. 26 T roubleshooting Before Troubleshting calling Error Symptom Water for service check the problem against the list belows. Message Check up ? Supply Failure ? ? ? 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 clogged with impurities? valve DOOR OPEN ? Is Hot/Cold selected to Hot when the hose connected is Cold? Drain/Spin Failure ? Is the Cold hose connected to Hot? ? Is the drain hose ? Is the drain hose bent ? NO DRAIN Drain Failure DELAY/TIME LEFT positioned correctly? or placed too high? Is the internal part of the hose or drain pump (only pump model) clogged with impurities? ? Is the ? Is the laundry evenly balanced? washing machine placed on ? Is the drain hose ? Is the drain hose bent ? a flat surface? positioned correctly? or placed too high? Is the internal part of the hose or drain pump model) clogged with impurities? (only pump Spin Failure DELAY/TIME LEFT Door(Lid) Open ? Is the laundry evenly balanced? ? Is the washing machine placed ? on a flat surface? Is the lid closed? NO INLET DOOR OPEN ? 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 27 Specification Specifaton H D W Model WT-R1071TH(P), WT-R1233TH Weight 48.0 Size 632(W) x 693(D) x1039(H) Water tab pressure 30 -800 kPa (0.3 -8.0 kgf /cm2) The appearance and kg specifications may be varied without notice to raise the units quality.