LG GR-181SXA Owner's manual

LG GR-181SXA Owner's manual
FRIDGE-FREEZER
User's Guide
GR-181SA
GR-181STA
Electrical Connections
(In the UK Only)
The wires in this mains lead
Important
with the
following
are
coloured in accordance
code:
GREEN AND YELLOW:EARTH
BLUE:NEUTRAL
BROWN:LIVE
This
Green and Yellow
Brown
appliance
must be earthed
(Earth)
E
(Live)
Fuse
L
Blue
(Neutral)
N
Cord
grip
As the colours of the wires in the mains lead of this
apparatus may not correspond with the coloured markings
identifying
the terminals in your
plug, proceed
as
follows:
The wire which is coloured Green and Yellow must be
connected to the terminal in the
the letter E or
by the
earth
plug which is marked with
symbol( ) or coloured Green or
Green and Yellow.
The wire which is coloured Blue must be connected to the
terminal which is marked with the letter N
or
coloured
Black.
The wire which is coloured Brown must be connected to
the terminal which is marked with the letter L or coloured
Red.
If
a
13
fuse.
2
amp(BS 1363) plug
is used, fit
a
13 amp BS 1362
Table of Contents
Introduction
Important Safety
Installation
Instruction
4
Identification of Parts
6
Location
7
Installation with/without
Adjusting Leveling
Top
Table
Screws
Starting
Operation
Control
Defrost
9
10
On
Storing
food
11
storage
Freezer
Compartment
11
Suggestion
Care and
Maintenance
Trouble
8
9
Temperature
Food
7
Shooting
To Reverse the
Doors
3
Refrigerator Compartment
11
General Information
12
Lamp Replacing
13
Cleaning
13
Trouble
Shooting
14
How to Reverse the Door
16
How to Reverse the Eva Door
17
Introduction
Important Safety
Precaution
This fridge-freezer must be
Instruction
properly
installed and
located in accordance with the Installation
Instruction before it is used.
Never
unplug your fridge-freezer by pulling on the
power cord. Always grip plug firmly and pull straight
out from the outlet.
When
moving your appliance away from the wall,
be careful not to roll over or damage the power
cord.
After your fridge-freezer is in operation, do not
touch the cold surfaces in the freezer compartment,
particularly when hands are damp or wet. Skin may
adhere to these
extremely
Pull out the power
cold surfaces.
plug prior
to
cleaning
the
fridge-freezer.
Never damage, severely bend, pull out, or twist
the power cord because power cord damage may
cause a
Never
fire
or
electronic shock.
place glass products
in the freezer because
may be broken when their inner contents
Don't Use
If
an
possible,
connect the
fridge-freezer
are
they
frozen.
to its own
Extension Cord
individual electrical outlet to prevent it and other
appliances or household lights from causing an overload.
Accessibility of
Supply Plug
The
supply plug of the refrigerator-freezer should be
placed in easy accessible position for quick disconnection
in emergency.
Supply Cord
Replacement
If the
supply
cord is
manufacturer
damaged,
it must be
its service agent or
in
order
to
avoid a hazard.
person
4
or
a
replaced by the
similarly qualified
Introduction
Important Safety
Danger
Instruction
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
liquids
gasoline or other flammable vapors and
vicinity of this or any other appliance.
or use
in the
In the event of
Grounding
(Earthing)
electric short circuit,
grounding (earthing)
by providing an escape
wire for the electric current. In order to prevent possible
electric shock, this appliance must be grounded. Improper
use of the grounding plug can result in an electric shock.
an
reduces the risk of electric shock
Consult
qualified electrician or service person if the
grounding instructions are not completely understood,
you have doubts on whether the appliance is properly
grounded.
w
Warning
w
Keep
or
w
a
ventilation
openings,
in the
appliance enclosure
in the built-in structure, clear of obstruction.
Do not
use
mechanical devices or other
accelerate the
defrosting process, other
recommended by the manufacturer.
w
w
or
Do not
damage
Do not
use
the
electrical
refrigerant
means
to
than those
circuit.
appliances inside the food
storage compartments of the appliance, unless they
are of the type recommended by the manufacturer.
w
refrigerant and insulation blowing gas used in
appliance require special disposal procedures.
At disposal, please consult with service agent or
a similarly qualified person.
The
the
5
if
Introduction
Identification of Parts
Eva Door
Evaporator
Thermostat
Control Dial
Ice
Tray
Commodity
Racks
Drip Tray
Egg Tray
Shelves
(Glass
or
Steel)
Magnetic
Door Seal
Vegetable
Drawer
Bottle Rack
Leveling
Screws
6
Installation
Location
w
Try
Warning
not to use the
refrigerator for a prolonged time
drops below 16°C or rises
where the temperature
above 32°C.
?
Avoid
direct
?
placing the refrigerator
sunlight or moisture.
of your
refrigerator.
If your refrigerator is placed in a recessed area in the
wall, allow at least 30 mm or greater clearance above
the
?
any heat sources,
Sufficient air circulation is essential for the efficient
operation
?
near
and 25
refrigerator
If the floor is
elevated 25
carpeted,
mm
mm or more
the
from the wall.
refrigerator
should be
from the floor.
Installation with/without
Table
Top
1. When
installing with
Top
(free
standing), push the
refrigerator until the
air circulating hole of
Top Table nearly
Table
reaches the wall.
2. When
installing
without
Top Table, align the door
front
edge
to the front
kitchen furniture.
7
edge
of
Installation
Adjusting Leveling Screws
?
To avoid vibrations the
a
?
refrigerator
has to be
placed
on
leveled surface.
If necessary, set the leveling screws to compensate the
of the floor. The front should be slightly
unevenness
higher
easily.
?
?
than the
rear so
that the door
Leveling Screws can
refrigerator slightly.
The
Turning
the
be
close
can
adjusted by tilting
Leveling Screw clockwise,
the
more
the
refrigerator
is raised.
Next
?
?
Clean your refrigerator thoroughly and
accumulated during transit.
Install accessories such
as
wipe
ice tray, shelf, etc., in their
places. They are packed together
possible damage during transit
proper
?
off all dust
to
prevent
Connect the power supply cord to the AC outlet.
Don't double up with other appliances on the same
outlet.
?
Prior to use, leave your refrigerator on for 2 or 3 hours.
Check the flow of cold air on the evaporator to ensure
proper
8
cooling.
Operation
Starting
When first
turning refrigerator
on, allow it to
at least 2 to 3 hours to stabilize at normal
before
If
loading
operate for
temperature
it with fresh food.
operation is interrupted,
restarting.
allow
a
5 minutes
delay
before
Temperature Control
NOTE
The DRIP TRAY in the Freezer should be installed
exactly to
contact with the interior wall.
FREEZER CONTROL
freezer and is
The
regulates the temperature
displayed in OFF, 1, 2,...7.
in the
freezing capacity of the freezer compartment is
a setting of 4 or higher, and food can be
2STAR at
stored up to 1 month.
Refrigerator Compartment
Compartment.
is cooled
by the
cold air from
the Freezer
Too Warm
Turning
the TEMPERATURE
CONTROL clockwise will set to
a
colder
setting (higher
number
setting).
Too Cold
Turning
the TEMPERATURE
CONTROL counterclockwise
will set to
(lower
Setting
setting
setting).
a warmer
number
the TEMPERATURE CONTROL depends on
location of the
refrigerator, room temperature,
refrigerator door.
and how often the
9
Operation
Defrosting
?
It is necessary to regularly defrost your refrigerator in
order to ensure efficient operation. The frost on the
surface of the evaporator should not exceed 6mm
before defrosting.
?
?
To defrost, turn the control
to 'OFF'.
Before you start the defrosting
operation, remove food from the
evaporator, and wrap it with
paper or cloth, then put it in
a
cold
place
or
in another
TRAY in its proper
?
If you
place
a
bottle
containing
freezer, defrosting time
?
When
defrosting
is
can
warm
completed,
Turn the control dial to
Never
use
remove
10
any
sharp
ice, frost
or
or
a
water in the
be reduced.
remove
empty water, dry and put it back
CAUTION
Place the DRIP
refrigerator.
position.
the
drip tray,
position.
to its normal
desired temperature.
metallic instruments to
ice tray from the evaporator.
Suggestions on
How food is frozen and defrosted is
factor in
?
storage
Food
Storing
?
food
maintaining
Do not store food which goes bad
temperatures, such
an
important
freshness and flavor.
as
easily
at low
bananas, pineapples and
melons.
?
Allow hot food to cool
much
prior to storing. Adding too
refrigerator could spoil other
food to the
warm
food, and lead to high electric bills.
?
Do not open doors too frequently. Whenever the door
opened, warm air enters the refrigerator, causing
is
temperatures to rise.
Freezer
?
?
Compartment
Do not store bottles in the freezer compartment
may break when frozen.
Do not refreeze food that has been
This
causes
--they
completely thawed.
loss of taste and nutritional value.
Refrigerator Compartment
?
?
storing, wrap food in vinyl, or place in a covered
container. This prevents moisture from evaporating,
and helps food to keep its taste and nutrients.
When
Always clean
food
prior
to
refrigeration. Vegetables
wiped, and packed
to
wiped clean,
prevent adjacent food
and fruits should be washed and
food should be
from
?
(fish, cheese, butter etc.) should
wrapped securely or stored in closed containers.
In
NOTE
spoiling.
Food with odor
case
of
placing
a
big
bottle in the COMMODITY
if excessive force is used to
open/close
so
be careful.
RACK,
door, the bottle may fall down,
11
be
the
Care and Maintenance
General Information
Going
When you plan to be away for an extended period,
remove all food, disconnect the power cord, clean the
interior thoroughly, and leave the door OPEN to prevent
away
odor formation.
Power Failure
Most power failures
are
corrected in
an
hour
or
two and
will not affect your refrigerator temperatures. However,
you should minimize the number of door openings while
the power is OFF.
duration, place
a
During power failures of longer
dry ice on top of your frozen
block of
packages.
If you
Remove all items inside the
move
all loose items. To avoid
refrigerator or securely fasten
damaging the leveling screw,
turn them all the way into the base.
Anti Condensation
?
The Anti-Condensation
pipe
is
installed around the front side
Pipe
of
fridge-freezer
dewing.
?
Especially
to
prevent
after installation
or
when ambient temperature is
high, the fridge-freezer may
feel hot, which is
12
quite
normal.
Anti-Condensation
Pipe
Care and Maintenance
Lamp Replacing
w
Unplug
Warning
the Power Cord from the AC Outlet.
1. Take the DRIP TRAY
and Shelves out to
make
easier.
access
3 2
2. Hold the COVER LAMP,
Take it out softly from
4
5
1
off
6 7
the Thermostat
Enclosure with
3. Turn the
twisting up
and down.
lamp counterclockwise,
4. Assemble in
reverse
Replacement
original.
order of
and
replace
it.
disassembly.
same specification
bulb must be the
as
Cleaning
?
It is
that your refrigerator be kept clean to
undesirable
odors. Spilled food should be
prevent
wiped up immediately, since it may acidify and stain
important
plastic surfaces.
?
Never
use
metallic
abrasive cleaners
scouring pads, brushes,
or
coarse
strong alkaline solutions on any
surface.
?
Before you clean, however, remember that damp
stick or adhere to extremely cold surfaces.
objects will
Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet
Exterior
or
damp
hands.
Use a lukewarm solution of mild soap or detergent to
clean the durable finish of your refrigerator. Wipe with
clean, damp cloth and then dry.
Interior
Regular cleaning
a
of the interior and interior parts is
recommended. Disconnect the power cord, and remove
food and shelves, trays etc. Wash all compartment and
shelves, trays etc. with
dry.
13
a
baking
soda solution. Rinse and
Trouble
Shooting
Before
calling for service,
check this list.
It may save you both time and expense.
This list includes common occurrences that
the result of defective
this
workmanship
or
are
not
materials in
appliance.
Possible Causes
Problem
Fridge-Freezer
does not operate
?
Power
outlet.
Plug
?
plug may
it in
be
from the electric
unplugged
securely.
House fuse has blown
or
circuit breaker has
tripped.
Check and/or
?
or
Rattling
or
?
Abnormal Noise
Frost
Crystals
on
or
Ice
on
leveling
Unnecessary objects placed
fridge-freezer.
Too
door
Frost within
frequent
This
or
too
long
package
screw.
in the back side of the
?
Wipe
14
the
?
?
Cabinet Surface
by rotating
ajar
frozen
Moisture forms
even
Door may have been left
door open.
?
Food
lights.
The floor on which the fridge-freezer is installed
may be uneven or the fridge-freezer may be
unstable.
Make it
?
fuse and reset circuit breaker.
Power cut.
Check house
Vibration
replace
or
package holding
openings.
is normal.
phenomenon is likely
it with a dry towel.
to occur in a wet space.
Trouble
Possible Causes
Problem
Moisture collects
?
inside
Fridge
?
has odor
?
?
?
Too
frequent
or
too
long
door
openings.
In humid weather, air carries moisture into
when doors are opened.
Foods with strong odors should be
covered or wrapped.
Check for
spoiled
tightly
food.
Interior needs cleaning.
Refer to CLEANING section.
Interior
light
Shooting
does
?
not work
?
No power at outlet.
Light lamp
Refer to the
15
needs
replacing.
Lamp Replacement
section.
fridge
To Reverse the Doors
How to Reverse the Door
Your
refrigerator is designed with a reversible door, so
you may open from either left or right. It is best to
reposition the door hinge as necessary at the outset since
it is inconvenient to do so later.
To change the door hinge please refer to the diagram
below and proceed as follows.
Precaution
1. Remove all loose
2.
3.
fittings from inside the appliance.
Carefully lay the appliance on its back on the original
packing.
Use Torque Wrench or Spanner to fix or remover the
bolts.
1. Unscrew the 2xBOLTS a, then
2. Remove the LEG
3.
Gently pull
remove
the
hinge (L)
b
.
c.
the door downwards to
remove
it.
4. Before
refitting the door, swap the Hinge Cap d by pulling
it out from its current location and repositioning it on the
other side of the door. Care should be taken not to
the
adjacent
5. Unscrew the
opposite
16
surfaces when
removing
Upper Hinge pin (U)
side hole.
e
the
and
damage
Hinge Cap.
screw
it into the
To Reverse the Doors
How to Reverse the Door
By using 2xBOLTS,
opposite side.
7.
Replace the Adjustable
approximately 20mm.
8.
Carefully place the appliance in an upright position.
Use the Adjustable Foot not to vibrate the appliance,
and check that the door opens and closes properly.
NOTE
secure
the Lower
in the
6.
Foot in the
Hinge (L)
Hinge (L), setting
it at
In case of applying Reversible door, When you close
the door with excessive force, there could be the case
that the door doesn't close because of Reaction
force. Please ascertain if the door closes
properly.
How to Reverse the Eva Door
When
repositioning the Refrigerator Door hinge, you
change the Freezer Door hinge for
convenience. Please refer to the diagram below and
proceed as follows
should also
1.
Open
the EVA DOOR, and
the EVA DOOR
Grasp
the Bottom side of
Hinge.
2. Take it out forwards b
by lifting
it
slightly up
3. Rotate the EVA DOOR 180
a.
degrees, and insert EVA
DOOR to opposite side top hole first, then in to the
Bottom side hole.
4. Check that EVA DOOR is installed
17
properly.
Was this manual useful for you? yes no
Thank you for your participation!

* Your assessment is very important for improving the work of artificial intelligence, which forms the content of this project

Download PDF

advertisement