LG | GR-419GUC | LG GR-419GUC Owner’s Manual

FRIDGE-FREEZER
User's Guide
Please read this User's Guide
operating
and
keep
it
handy
carefully before
for reference at all times.
REFRIGERATEURCONGELATEUR
Manuel de l'utilisateur
Lisez
avec
attention
avant d'utiliser le
toujours
ce
Manuel de l'utilisateur
refrigerateur
et
gardez-le
pour toute reference.
FRIGORIFICO
CONGELADOR
Guia del usuario
guia del usuario con atencion antes de utilizar la
y mantengala a mano para consultas posteriores.
Lea esta
unidad
Table of Contents
Registration
Introduction
Important Safety Instruction
Identification of Parts
Installation
Installation
Starting
Temperature Control
Operation
Vacation
Super
Freezer
Self Test
Door Alarm
Ice
Making
Defrosting
Suggestion
Food
On
Storing
Food
storage
General Information
Care and
Maintenance
Lamp Replacement
To Reverse the Doors
Cleaning
Trouble
Trouble
Shooting
3
Shooting
Introduction
Registration
Introduction
The model and serial number
this unit. This number is
are
unique
found
on
the
rear
to this unit and not
available to others. You should record
requested
information here and retain this
as a
record of your
purchase. Staple
Date of Purchase
guide
your
Dealer Address
:
Dealer Phone No.
:
:
Serial No.
:
permanent
receipt
here.
:
Dealer Purchased From
Model No.
of
:
Important Safety Instruction
To avoid any risk of
damage
or
personal injury,
incorrect
observe the
use
of the
appliance,
these owner's instructions,
them in
a
w
Warning
be
sure
to
following safety precautions. (After
reading
safe
hand them
material
place
over
for reference). Remember to
to any
Indicates that
danger
or
exists
subsequent
owner.
Indicates that
a
of death
serious
please keep
injury
w
Caution
risk of
injury
a
personal
or
material
damage
exists
Important Safety Instruction
w
Precaution
?
Warning
This
fridge-freezer
must be
properly
installed and
located in accordance with the Installation
Instruction before it is used.
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unplug your fridge-freezer by pulling on the
power cord. Always grip plug firmly and pull straight
Never
out from the outlet.
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When
moving
careful not to roll
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After your
appliance away from the wall, be
over or damage the power cord.
your
fridge-freezer
is in
operation,
do not
touch the cold surfaces in the freezer compartment,
particularly
when hands
adhere to these
?
extremely
Pull out the power
are
damp
wet. Skin may
or
cold surfaces.
plug prior
to
the
cleaning
fridge-
freezer.
damage, serverely bend, pull out, or twist the
power cord because power cord damage may cause
Never
fire
or
Never
electronic shock.
place glass products
in the freezer because
may be broken when their inner contents
?
?
directly
fridge/freezer.
spray water inside
There is
explosion
Do not
a
risk of
Do not insert the power
You may receive
?
a
Do not
put
a
an
or
or
are
they
frozen.
outside the
fire.
plug
with wet hands.
electric shock.
container filled with water
on
top of
the
If
appliance.
the water spills
to fire
?
or
on
to any electrical
parts, it may lead
electric shock.
Do not install the
in
where it could
water.
fridge/freezer
be splashed with
Incorrect insulation of the electrical
electric shock
or
file.
a
damp place,
parts may
cause an
Introduction
Important Safety Instruction
?
Do not
It may
fire
cause
lead to
?
disassemble, repair
or
abnormal
operations,
appliance.
which may
injury.
Pull the power plug out of the socket before
replacing the interior light in the refrigerator.
Otherwise, there is
?
alter the
or
If
a
risk of electric shock.
connect the
possible,
to its
fridge-freezer
own
individual electrical outlet to prevent it and other
appliances or household lights from causing an overload.
It will
Do not modify or
extend the Power
Cord length
electric shock
cause
or
fire.
The
supply plug of the refrigerator-freezer should be
placed in easy accessible position for quick disconnection
Accessibility of
Supply Plug
in emergency.
If the
Supply Cord
Replacement
cord is
supply
manufacturer
or
damaged,
its service
person in order to avoid
Danger
a
it must be
agent
or a
replaced by the
similarly qualified
hazard.
Risk of child entrapment.
Before you throw away your old
refrigerator
or
freezer:
Take off the doors.
Leave the shelves in
place
so
that children may not
easily
climb inside.
Don't store
Don't store
and
liquids
in the
In the event of
Grounding
(Earthing)
(earthing)
gasoline or other flammable vapors
vicinity of this or any other appliance.
or use
an
electric short circuit,
reduces the risk of electric
grounding
shock by providing
escape wire for the electric current. In order to prevent
possible electric shock, this appliance must be grounded.
an
grounding plug can result in an
electric shock. Consult a qualified electrician or service
person if the grounding instructions are not completely
Improper
use
understood,
appliance
6
is
of the
or
if you have doubts
properly grounded.
on
whether the
Introduction
Important Safety Instruction
w
Warning
w
Keep ventilation openings,
or
use
mechanical devices
accelerate the
w
w
7
appliance
enclosure
in the built-in structure, clear of obstruction.
w Do not
w
in the
or
other
means
to
defrosting process, other than those
recommended by the manufacturer.
Do not damage the refrigerant circuit.
Do not use electrical appliances inside the food
storage compartments of the appliance, unless they
are of the type recommended by the manufacturer.
The refrigerant and insulation blowing gas used in the
appliance require special disposal procedures. When
disposal, please consult with service agent or a
similarly qualified person.
Important Safety Instruction
w Caution
?
If the wall socket is loose, do not insert the power
plug.
?
electric shock
It may
cause
Never
unplug
power cord.
Always grip plug firmly
You may disconnect
Do not
plug.
refrigerator by pulling
your
and
the
on
it
pull
out from the outlet.
straight
?
fire.
or
use a
a
wet or
wire and
damp
foreign
Remove any
cause a
short circuit.
cloth when
cleaning
the
matter from the power
plug pins.
Otherwise, there is
?
Do not
risk of fire.
a
put your hands into the bottom
area
of the
appliance.
Any Sharp edges
?
After
may
unplugging
cause
the
five minutes before
personal injury..
appliance,
plugging
it
wait for at least
again
to the wall
socket.
Abnormal
operation
of the freezer may
cause
material
damage.
?
If the
pull
appliance
out the power
Any deterioration
?
The
on
in the insulation may
the front of the
refrigerant
used in
or
disposal procedures.
to
the back of the
disposal.
long time,
cause
fire.
with the control
play
appliance.
fridge/freezer
gases in the insulation material
on
a
plug.
Do not let children touch
panel
?
is not to be used for
require special
Ensure that
appliances
and the
none
are
of the
pipes
damaged prior
Introduction
Identification of Parts
Egg Tray
Display
Door Basket
Removable
Glass Shelf
Bottle Guide
Multi-air Flow Duct
2
Drawer
Vegetable
Used to keep fruits
and vegetables, etc.
fresh and crisp.
Ice
Bottle
Door Basket
Tray
Handle
Freezer
(user install)
Compartment
Utility
Corner
Removable
Plinth
Leveling
Screw
Note
If you find some parts missing from your unit,
may be parts only used in other models.
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they
Installation
1. Select
good location.
your fridge-freezer
Place
2.
Avoid
direct
3.
a
where it is easy to
placing the unit near
sunlight or moisture.
heat sources,
There must be proper air circulation around your
fridge-freezer to keep it operating efficiently.
If your fridge-freezer is placed in a recessed
wall, allow at least 2 inches(5 cm) above.
4.
use.
To avoid
If
vibration, the unit
required, adjust
for the
uneven
the
must be leveled.
leveling
screws
to
compensate
floor.
The front should be
in door
in the
area
slightly higher
than the
rear
to aid
closing.
Leveling
screws can
be turned
easily by tipping
the
cabinet
slightly.
the leveling
counterclockwise(
raise the unit, clockwise(
) to lower it.
)
5.
Clean your fridge-freezer
dust accumulated during
thoroughly
shipping.
off all
6.
Install accessories such
ice cube
Turn
screws
and
wipe
to
box, etc., in their
packed together to prevent
as
places. They are
possible damage during shipment.
proper
7.
Connect the power supply cord (or plug) to the outlet.
Don't double up with other appliances on the same
outlet.
Starting
When your fridge-freezer is installed, allow it 2-3 hours to
stabilize at normal operating temperature prior to filling
it with fresh
or
frozen foods.
If power plug is disconnected, allow 5 minutes
before restarting.
Your
fridge-freezer
is
now
ready
for
use.
delay
Operation
Temperature Control
?
has controls that let you regulate
the temperature in the fridge and freezer
compartments. These controls are on the top of the
Your
fridge-freezer
fridge-freezer.
Fridge
?
Initially set the TEMP(erature) CONTROL at "3".
adjust the compartment temperature according
Then
to your
desire.
5
4
2
3
1
MAX.
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REF
TEMP
MIN.
By pressing the REF.TEMP (Refrigerator Temperature)
button, you can adjust the temperature of the
Refrigerator as indicated by the numbers of lamps
(the setting is composed of five steps, 5 lamps it
?
indicates coldest.)
When you are starting the
connecting
outlet, temperature setting is
the power
plug to the
automatically set to the
Freezer
?
Fridge-Freezer
it.
or
"3".
Initially set the TEMP. (erature) CONTROL at "3". Then
adjust the compartment temperature according to your
desire.
FRZ
TEMP
1
2
3
4
MIN.
?
MAX.
By pressing the FRZ. TEMP (Freezer Temperature)
button, you can adjust the temperature of the Freezer
by the numbers of lamps
(the setting is composed of five steps,
as
?
indicated
indicates coldest.)
When you are starting the
the power
it.
5
lamps
Fridge-Freezer
it
connecting
outlet, temperature setting is
plug to the
automatically set to the
11
5
"3".
or
Operation
Vacation
?
This function makes the
fridge-freezer work
saving mode which is useful when you
holiday, by reducing energy
consumption as much as possible.
Pressing 'VACATION' starts operation
with lamp ON and pressing it again
stops the operation.
Super
Freezer
?
are
in
a
away
power
on
This function is used when you want to
freeze the foods quickly. Press the
(Super Freezer) button once,
and then the quick freeze operation
starts with the lamp it.
SUPER FRZ
?
The
its
Super Freeze operation takes about 3 hours. When
operation ends, it automatically returns to the
normal state. If you want to stop the quick freeze
operation, press the SUPER FRZ button once more, the
goes out, and the Super Freeze operation stops
and the refrigerator returns to the normal state.
lamp
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Operation
Self Test
This function allows you to check for operational
problems. If you think you have a problem with your
then press the temperature control button:
If the indicate lights move up or down, then there is no
fridge-freezer,
-
with your fridge-freezer.
If the indicate lights do not move up or down, then
please leave the power connected and call your nearest
problem
-
service
Door Alarm
agent.
When the door of the
fridge
is left
opened
for
a
while,
the alarm sounds.
Ice
Making
?
To make ice
tray
to the water level and
place
?
cubes, fill the ice
it in the freezer.
If ice cubes
are
required fast,
press the 'SUPER FRZ.' button.
?
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.
Defrosting
Defrosting takes place automatically.
The defrosting water flows down to the evaporating tray
and is evaporated automatically.
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Food
Storing
w Caution
?
Do not store food which goes bad
temperature, such
?
?
as
banana, and melon.
Allow hot food to cool
in the
fridge-freezer
higher
electric bills.
When
storing
at low
easily
prior
could
the food,
to
storing. Placing
spoil
use a
hot food
other food, and lead to
container with
a
lid. This
prevents moisture from evaporating, and helps food
keep
?
its taste and nutrients.
Do not block air vents with food. Smooth circulation of
cold air
?
keeps fridge-freezer temperature
Do not open the door
warm
air enter the
temperature
?
to
Never
keep
even.
frequently. Opening
fridge-freezer,
and
the door lets
cause
to rise.
too many foods in door
rack,
as
this may
stop the door from fully closing.
?
Do not store bottles in the freezer
compartment
-
they
may break when frozen.
?
Do not refreeze food that has been thawed. This
causes
loss of taste and nutrition.
?
Do not store
materials
or
pharmaceutical products,
scientific
other temperature sensitive
products
in the
refrigerator.
Products that
require
not be stored in the
strict
temperature controls
refrigerator.
must
Suggestions
?
Basket, marked
compartment, that is suitable for
on
food storage
is -12°C
Freezer Door
sort term
storage of
frozen food.
?
If you want to quick freeze new food, you put it middle
drawer of freezer compartment, and then press the
Super Freezer button.
?
put in front of the air hole of the upper drawer
of freezer compartment.
Do not
It could decrease freezer
Note
If you
keep
frequently
the
capacity.
fridge-freezer
open its door
or
in
put
dew may form in it, which has
hot, and humid place,
a
lot of
a
no
vegetables
effect
on
its
performance.
Remove the dew with dust cloth free from
15
care.
in
it,
General Information
Power Failure
?
1~2hour power failure does
stores.
to avoid
Try
opening
no
and
harm to the foods
closing
the door too
frequently.
If You Move
?
?
Take out foods from the
fridge-freezer
loose items with tape.
Turn the leveling screws until
they stop
the
and
firmly
before
fridge-freezer. Otherwise the screw may
floor or the fridge-freezer cannot move.
Anti Condensation
?
The Anti-Condensation
fix the
moving
scratch the
pipe
is installed around the front
Pipe
side of
as on
fridge-freezer as well
the partition between
fridge compartment
and
freezer compartment to
prevent dewing.
?
Especially
after installation
or
when ambient temperature is high, the
may feel hot, which is quite normal.
fridge-freezer
Care and Maintenance
Lamp Replacement
1. Unplug the
power cord
from the outlet.
2.
Remove the
room
lid
lamp
by taking down while
pulling its back projection.
3.
Remove the
replace
lamp by turning
new one.
4. Assemble
in
reverse
Don't touch the
Because it
Note
can
disassembly.
the same specification
lamp,
in
case
of
light
on
the
long
as
time.
be very hot.
?
Lamp capacity
?
The
lamp
order of
bulb must be
Replacement
original.
w Caution
it counterclockwise and
is MAX 30W.
will remain "ON" for 7minutes if the door is
left open and then it is "OFF" for safety. (If you
reopen the door, the lamp is "On".)
To Reverse the
Doors
?
w Caution
fridge-freezer is designed with reversible doors,
that they may open from either the left of right hand
side to suit your kitchen design.
Your
However, When you
must be
17
calling
want to
to service
reverse
agent.
the doors, you
do
Care and Maintenance
Cleaning
Before
Be
Cleaning
sure
to
unplug
the power.
Clean the outside of the
Exterior
soaked with hot water
detergent,
sure
to
or
with
liquid detergent.
wipe
it with
a
a
soft cloth
If you
use a
clean wet cloth.
As above.
Interior
After
be
fridge-freezer
Check that the power cord is not
Cleaning
damaged,
has not overheated, and that the power
power
plug
is
plug
tightly
inserted into the outlet.
w Warning
Be
sure
to
dry
the
appliance
with
a
cloth after
washing
it with water.
Do not
use
abrasive, petroleum, benzene, thinner,
hydrochloride acid, boiling water, rough brush, etc,
as
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they
may
damage parts
of the
fridge-freezer.
Before
for
calling
service,
check this list.
It may save you both time and expense.
This list includes common occurrences that
the result of defective
this
Problem
Fridge-Freezer
does not operate
workmanship
or
are
not
materials in
appliance.
Possible Causes
?
Power
plug
may be
unplugged
from the electric
outlet.
Plug
?
it in
securely.
House fuse has blown
or
circuit breaker has
tripped.
Check and/or
?
replace
fuse and reset circuit breaker.
Power cut.
Check house
lights.
Fridge
Compartment
Temperature too
?
Temperature control not set on proper position.
Refer to Temperature Control section.
?
warm
?
Appliance is placed close to heat source.
Warm weather-frequent door openings.
Door left open for a long time.
Package holding door open or blocking air
or
Freezer
?
?
duct in
freezer compartment.
Vibration
or
Rattling
or
?
The floor
Make it
Crystals
on
or
Ice
on
Cabinet Surface
the
?
?
Door may have been left
even
ajar
or
screw.
back side of the
package holding
door open.
?
?
Moisture forms
or
fridge-freezer is installed
fridge-freezer may be
by rotating the leveling
Unnecessary objects placed in the
fridge-freezer.
frozen
Food
which the
may be uneven
unstable.
Abnormal Noise
Frost
on
?
frequent or too long door openings.
Frost within package is normal.
Too
This
phenomenon is likely
Wipe it with a dry towel.
to occur in a wet space.
Problem
Possible Causes
frequent
Moisture collects
?
Too
inside
?
In humid
doors
Fridge
has odor
?
or
too
long
door
openings.
weather, air carries moisture into fridge when
are
opened.
Foods with strong odors should be
tightly
covered
or
wrapped.
?
Check for
?
Interior needs
spoiled
food.
cleaning.
Refer to CLEANING section
Door not
closing
properly
?
?
Food
package
is
Move
packages
that
Fridge-freezer
Adjust
?
the
The floor
may be
keeping
door from
keep
closing.
is not level.
leveling
on
door open.
screws.
which the
the
uneven or
fridge-freezer
fridge-freezer
is installed
may be
unstable.
Slightly
Interior
raise the front side with the
does
?
No power at outlet.
not work
?
Light lamp
needs
Refer to the
Lamp Replacement
light
leveling
replacing.
section
screw.
LG Twin
Tower, 20, Yoido-Dong, Youngdungpo-Gu, Seoul, 150-721, Korea.
http://www.lge.co.kr
P/No. 3828JD8615K
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