LG GR-S352QLC Owner's manual
REFRIGERATORFREEZER OWNER'S MANUAL Models: GR-S352 / GR-S392 PLEASE READ THIS OWNER'S MANUAL THOROUGHLY BEFORE OPERATING AND KEEP IT HANDY FOR REFERENCE AT ALL TIMES. P/No. 3828JD8546B INSTALLATION CONTENTS ......................................... FEATURE CHART OPERATION .................................... .............................................. 3 4 5 Starting Temperature Ice Control Making Icebeam Door Chilled Cooling Compartment Defrosting Deodorizer(option) F. I. R. Lamp(option) SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE CLEANING ................................................ GENERAL INFORMATION LAMP REPLACEMENT ....................... ............................ IMPORTANT WARNINGS ......................... BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE 2 .... ......... 9 10 10 11 11 12 THIS REFRIGERATOR IS MANUFACTURED WITH GREAT CARE, AND UTILIZES THE LATEST IN TECHNOLOGY. WE ARE CONFIDENT THAT YOU WILL BE FULLY SATISFIED WITH IT'S PERFORMANCE AND RELIABILITY. BEFORE YOU START YOUR REFRIGERATOR, PLEASE READ THIS BOOKLET CAREFULLY. IT PROVIDES EXACT INSTRUCTIONS FOR INSTALLATION, OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE, AND ALSO SUPPLIES SOME USEFUL HINTS. INSTALLATION 1. Select a good location. refrigerator where Place your 2. Avoid placing the unit sunlight or moisture. near NEXT it is easy to use. 1. Clean your refrigerator thoroughly and all dust accumulated during shipping. heat sources, direct 2. Install accessories such 3. There must be proper air circulation around your refrigerator to keep it operating efficiently. more The the refrigerator and 2 inches off box, etc., in places.They are packed together prevent possible damage during shipment. to 3. Connect the power supply cord (or plug) to the outlet. Don't double up with other appliances on or the same outlet. from the wall. refrigerator 4. Prior to should be elevated 1 inch from for 2 floor, especially if it is carpeted. 4. To avoid vibrations, the unit If the screws or storing food, leave your refrigerator 3 hours. Check the flow of cold air in the freezer must be level. compartment to ensure proper cooling. Your refrigerator is now ready for use. to required, adjust leveling compensate for unevenness of the floor. The front should be slightly higher than the rear to aid in door closing. Leveling screws can be turned easily by tipping the cabinet slightly. Turn the leveling screws clockwise( ) to raise the unit, counterclockwise( ) to lower it. appliance between 10˚C and 43˚C. temperature around the appliance is too or high, cooling ability may lessen. 5. Install this If the low ice cube their proper If your refrigerator is placed in a recessed area in the wall, allow at least 10 inches or greater clearance above the as wipe 3 on FEATURE CHART FREEZER COMPARTMENT Freezer Temperature Freezer Door Rack Control Dial Freezer Shelf (Plastic Ice Twisting or Steel) Egg Storage Serve(Option) or General Type Rack Wine Rack Ice Making (Option if steel shelf) REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT You can use this as Vodka rack in the Freezer. Deodorizer (Option) Chilled Compartment Refrigerator Temperature Bottle Guide Electronic Control F.I.R Movable Rack Lamp Lamp (Option) Shelves (Plastic or Steel or Tempered Glass) Refrigerator Door Rack Multi Flow Duct Distributes cold air to each part of refrigerator compartment. Leveling Screw Drawer Vegetable Used to keep fruits and vegetables, etc. fresh and crisp. NOTE If you find out other models. some parts which 4 are not in your unit, the parts are applied to OPERATION STARTING When your refrigerator is first installed, allow it 2-3 hours to stabilize at normal prior to filling it with fresh or frozen foods. If operation is interrupted, allow 5 minutes delay before operating temperatures restarting. TEMPERATURE CONTROL REFRIGERATOR ? Your refrigerator has two controls that let you regulate refrigerator compartments. the temperature in the freezer and ? Electro Temp Control The default setting of the temperature control button for the refrigerator compartment is NORMAL. You can set the refrigerator temperature using the Electro Temp Control. Whenever pressing the button, the LED emit light. The temperature of the compartment goes down as the LED luminesce from MIN to MAX. You can select the desired set point in five (5) steps between minimum and maximum. FREEZER COLD AIR CONTROL 1 FREEZER. MIN 6 NORMAL 8 FREEZER. MAX ?COLDAIRCONTROL-1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Setting at "8", the freezer compartment becomes colder. But the refrigerator compartment becomes warmer because less cold air flows into the refrigerator compartment. ? 84 765 In cold weather the unit tendency to For colder warm freezer, operates less and the freezer compartment has a up. turn the COLD AIR CONTROL to "7"~"8". ? If you take a lot of foods in the freezer or open its door frequently, its temperature is apt to be somewhat higher. In this case, set the COLD AIR CONTROL dial between 7 and 8 to cool it. Return the COLD AIR CONTROL dial to the original position to cut down the consumption of energy. ? In hot weather or to put much foods in the refrigerator compartment, the refrigerator compartment has tendency to warm up. For colder refrigerator, turn the COLD AIR CONTROL to "2"~"4"to direct more cold air into the refrigerator compartment, and the Electro Temp Control to MAX. Setting at "7"~"8"of the COLD AIR CONTROL, the refrigerator compartment will not be cold enough. ? Setting the Setting the Freezer Knob at will satisfy 4 a STAR. Freezer Knob at NORMAL will have sufficient freezing effect, NORMAL. 5 so it is recommended to set the Knob at OPERATION ICE MAKING Kindly, Find your General appliance is using type or Twisting ice serve type. Type To make ice place it on cubes, fill the ice tray with ice remove twist Twisting Ice Trays Ice Cube Box compartment. cubes, hold the tray at its ends and gently. Ice Serve To make ice Type cubes, fill the ice tray with insert in its position. To ice remove turn water and the Ice cube box. Then insert the ice cube box in the freezer To General water and cubes, hold the knob of the tray and gently. Then, ice cubes drop in the ice cube box. Ice Trays Ice Cube Box (In case of a To place a shelf at cube steel box, and shelf) a higher position, remove the ice place the shelf, and then replace the ice cube box. You can remove Twisting compartment larger. You should then pull remove Ice the frame out Ice Serve to Trays and right side. use freezer Ice Cube Box first 6 Frame OPERATION ICEBEAM DOOR COOLING There all cool air vents are on Cool air vent the four sides to provide cool air the space. over Refrigerator provides cool air all over the space and the cooling fan makes cooling effect better when you newly put food. As a result, the cooling time becomes short. If water of foreign substances enter the cool air vent while cleaning, efficiency will be lowered. In addition, if gasket is damaged, efficiency may be lowered owing to the escape of cool air. CHILLED COMPARTMENT When the door is opened, in the fresh meat. So you the can warmer keep air doesn't influence food fresher in it. DEFROSTING Defrosting takes place automatically. The defrosted water flows down to the and is refrigerator evaporating tray which evaporated automatically. is located in the lower back side of the DEODORIZER(OPTIONAL) By using a catalyst, deodorizing performance Unpleasant How to odor of food in fresh food catalyst is located for any handling. Do not guaranteed. compartment is deodorized with prick the cooling in cooling air outlet for air outlet with When storing food with a strong odor, passed on to other foods. a circulating remove after in harm to you and the food. sharp tip wrap it or air in fresh food because the store it in a Catalyst To no use As the need is the deodorizer, take down while pulling it forward inserting type the figure at right. driver into the inside hole as shown 7 compartment, deodorizing catalyst container with a there is may be no damaged. lid because odor may be OPERATIONS F.I.R LAMP(OPTION) Feature Far Infrared Rays emitted from Far Infrared form without original the nucleic By increasing long time. Ray Lamp restrains the dryness of the foods and keeps its transforming. More effective food acid, Far Infrared Rays also keeps the aroma and the smell of the food for a storage. It is useful to store the food without seasoning such as salt or sugar, and the food needed to keep as low temperature with the raw food uncooked heating or no disinfecting. - (Sliced) : Raw It is useful to Fish, Meat, Poultry and keep the original so on taste of the food restraining excessive fermentation and overripe Vegetable with spices, Yogurt, and so on by F.I.R's the of the foods. - It is useful to store the unsuited foods in the Freezer among or that go bad easily. the cooked foods - Boiled Egg, Bamboo Shoots, Vegetable for seasoning, and so on Operating When the refrigerator begins to operate, F.I.R Lamp During the refrigerator's operating, the on and off of the F. I. R Lamp is automatically controlled by the refrigerator inner temperature. Therefore it is not necessary to handle F.I.R Lamp. turns on. F.I.R Lamp is coated with results of F.I.R If F.I.R Lamp is veiled special materials for the vest effect decreases. Lamp's or covered, the F.I.R Lamp's effect decreases. If you store the foods wrapped in the effective F.I.R results. vinyl or wrapper, not in the vessel with lid, the foods will If you want to check the F.I.R Lamp operation, don't touch F.I.R with the high temperature of its surface. PRECAUCION During F.I.R with the Lamp operation, don't touch high temperature of its surface. 8 F.I.R Lamp Lamp get more because you may burn your because you may burn your fingers fingers SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE STORING FOOD Store fresh food in the in maintaining Do not store food which goes bad Allow hot food to cool to high How food is frozen and defrosted is refrigerator compartment. prior to easily at low storing. Placing temperatures, hot food in the such as important factor bananas, pineapples, and melons. refrigerator could spoil other food, and lead electric bills! When storing, wrap food in vinyl, or place in a covered container. This prevents evaporating, and helps food to keep its taste and nutritional valve. Do not block air vents with food. Smooth circulation of chilled air Do not open the door temperatures to rise. To an freshness and flavor. adjust the frequently. Opening temperature control easily, the door lets warm do not store food keeps refrigerator temperatures air enter the near moisture from the even. refrigerator, causing control dial. temperature FREEZER COMPARTMENT Do not store bottles in the freezer compartment - they Do not refreeze food that has been defrosted. This When storing frozen food like ice cream for a may break when frozen. causes loss of taste and nutritional valve. long period, place it on the freezer shelf, not in the door rack. REFRIGERATOR COMPARTMENT Avoid placing moist food on deep interior refrigerator shelves, it could freeze upon direct contact with chilled air. To avoid this it is better to store food in the covered container. Always clean food food should be prior to refrigeration. Vegetables and fruits should wiped clean, to prevent adjacent food from spoiling. When storing eggs in their storage rack, position, which keeps them fresh longer. NOTE If you keep vegetables ensure that they the in are be washed and fresh, and always wiped, and store them in a packed up-right refrigerator in a hot, and humid place, frequently open its door or put a lot of it, dew may form in it, which has no effect on its performance. Remove the dew with dust cloth free from care. 9 CLEANING It is important that you refrigerator be kept clean to prevent undesirable odors. Spilled food should be wipe up immediately, since it may acidify and stain plastic surfaces if allowed to settle. Never metallic use abrasive cleaners INTERIOR PARTS door Wash compartment shelves, racks, storage trays and magnetic door seals etc. Use a lukewarm solution of mild soap or dish washable solution to clean the durable finish of your refrigerator. and then dry. scouring pads, brushes, coarse strong alkaline solutions on or Wipe any surface. damp - Use a or lukewarm solution of mild soap Wipe with a clean, damp cloth Always power cord from the wall outlet prior to cleaning in the vicinity of electrical parts(lamps, switches, controls, etc.). Wipe up excess moisture with a sponge or cloth to prevent water or liquid from getting into any electrical part and causing electric dish washable solution to clean the durable finish of your refrigerator. cloth and then dry. a remove hands. EXTERIOR or with WARNING Before you clean, however, remember that damp objects will stick or adhere to extremely cold surfaces. Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet - shock. Do not clean, damp use flammable or toxic cleaning liquids. Caution for Cleaning ? INTERIOR interior - parts Regular cleaning of the interior and is recommended. Use a Not in lukewarm use : Surface active agent, Car wax, sorts of oil, Gasoline, Anticorrosive, All Acids, Wax. solution of mild soap or dish washable solution to clean the durable finish of your refrigerator. Wipe with a clean, damp cloth and then dry. ? Usable Detergent Vegetable dish washable solution, Soapy water ? When careless using, it can occur a color change. GENERAL INFORMATION VACATION TIME IF YOU MOVE During average length vacations, you will probably find it best to leave the refrigerator in operation. inside the Place freezable items in freezer for To avoid When you remove all the interior to prevent longer Remove life. to be away for an extended period, food, disconnect the power cord, clean all the way into the base. plan thoroughly, securely fasten down all loose items refrigerator. damaging the leveling screws, turn them or and leave each door OPEN ANTI-CONDENSATION PIPE odor formation. The outside wall of the POWER FAILURE refrigerator get warm, especially just after installation. Don't be However, you should minimize the number of door openings while the power is off. failures of on top of longer duration, place your frozen packages. alarmed. This is due to During a cabinet may sometimes Most power failures are corrected in an hour or two and will not affect your refrigerator temperatures. power block of dry ice the anti-condensation pipe, which pumps hot refrigerant to prevent "sweating" on the outer cabinet wall. 10 Anti-Condensation Pipe LAMP REPLACEMENT 1. Unplug the power cord from the outlet. 2. Remove refrigerator shelves. the lamp cover, insert type driver at the one of under lamp cover and pull it out forwards. Turn the lamp counterclockwise. Assemble in reverse order of disassembly. Replacement bulb must same specification as original. 3. To 4. 5. hole of the remove be the IMPORTANT WARNINGS DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD ABOUT If In the event of refrigerator to its own individual electrical outlet to prevent it and other appliances or household lights from causing an overload that could cause a power outage. possible, connect the GROUNDING(EARTHING) an electric short circuit, grounding (earthing) reduces the risk of electric shock by providing an escape wire for the electric current. In order to appliance ACCESSIBILITY OF SUPPLY PLUG Improper prevent possible electric shock, grounded. this must be use of the grounding plug can result in an a qualified electrician or if the grounding instructions are not electric shock. Consult The refrigerator-freezer should be so positioned supply plug is accessible for quick disconnection when accident happens. service person that the completely understood, or if you have doubts appliance is properly grounded. on whether the SUPPLY CORD REPLACEMENT If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by the manufacturer or its service agent or a similarly qualified person in order to avoid a hazard. This VERY DANGEROUS ATTRACTION An empty refrigerator can be dangerous gaskets, latches, lids unused appliance,or a must be grounded(earthed). DON'T WAIT! DO IT NOW! attraction to children. Remove or appliance the entire door from your some other action to make it harmless. take NEVER STORE EXPLOSIVES AND CHEMICALS 11 BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE SERVICE CALLS CAN OFTEN BE AVOIDED! IF YOU FEEL YOUR REFRIGERATOR IS NOT OPERATING CAUSES FIRST PROPERLY, CHECK THESE POSSIBLE : PROBLEM POSSIBLE CAUSES REFRIGERATOR DOES Has NOT OPERATE Has the power cord plug been removed from the electrical wall outlet? REFRIGERATOR OR FREEZER Temperature control not set on proper position. Appliance is placed close to wall or heat source. Warm weather-frequent door openings. Door is not closed entirely. Door left open for a long time. Large amount of foods are kept in the refrigerator. COMPARTMENT TEMPERATURE TOO WARM ABNORMAL NOISE(S) a house fuse blown or circuit breaker Refrigerator is installed in a weak or leveling screw needs adjusting. tripped? or loosened uneven place or Unnecessary objects placed refrigerator. REFRIGERATOR Foods with HAS ODOR or DEW FORMS ON THE Not unusual CABINET SURFACE Door may have been left strong in the back side of the odors should be tightly covered wrapped. Interior needs 12 cleaning. during periods of high humidity. ajar.
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