REFRIGERATORFREEZER OWNER'S MANUAL(2~14) PLEASE READ THIS OWNER'S MANUAL THOROUGHLY BEFORE OPERATING AND KEEP IT HANDY FOR REFERENCE AT ALL TIMES. FRIGORIFERO CON CONGELATORE ISTRUZIONI PER L'USO(15~27) NEL RINGRAZIARVI PER AVERE ACQUISTATO QUESTO PRODOTTO LG, VI RACCOMANDIAMO DI LEGGERE ATTENTAMENTE LE SEGUENTI ISTRUZIONI E DI CONSERVARE QUESTO MANUALE PER EVENTUALI CONSULTAZIONI FUTURE. (28~40) P/NO. 3828JD8152X INSTALLATION CONTENTS ......................................... FEATURE CHART OPERATION .................................... .............................................. 3 4 5 Starting Temperature Ice Control Making Chilled Compariment Deodorizer(option) F. I. R. Lamp(option) SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE CLEANING .... ................................................ GENERAL INFORMATION LAMP REPLACEMENT ....................... ............................ IMPORTANT WARNINGS ......................... 9 10 10 11 11 REPLACEMENT OF DOOR OPENING TYPE.........................................12 BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE 2 ......... 14 THIS REFRIGERATOR IS MANUFACTURED WITH GREAT CARE, AND UTILIZES THE LAT- EST 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 MAINTE- NANCE, AND ALSO SUPPLIES SOME USEFUL HINTS. INSTALLATION 1. Select Place good location. your refrigerator where NEXT a 2. Avoid placing the unit sunlight or moisture. it is easy to use. 1. Clean your heat sources, direct near all dust 2. Install accessories such 3. There must be proper air circulation around your refrigerator to keep it operating efficiently. more places.They are packed together prevent possible damage during shipment. 3. Connect the power refrigerator floor, especially if it is or 4. Prior to pensate for the screws to com- Your of the floor. 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. 5. Install this appliance between 10˚C and 43˚C. temperature around the appliance is or high, cooling ability or storing food, (or plug) to the other appliances on leave your refrigerator too may lessen. 3 on 3 hours. partment The front should be low to cord Check the flow of cold air in the freezer must be level. leveling unevenness for 2 carpeted. vibrations, the unit required, adjust If the supply outlet. Don't double up with the same outlet. should be elevated 1 inch from 4. To avoid If and 2 inches box, etc., in from the wall. The the refrigerator ice cube as off their proper If your refrigerator is placed in a recessed area in the wall, allow at least 10 inches or greater clearance above the refrigerator thoroughly and wipe accumulated during shipping. to ensure refrigerator is cooling. ready for use. proper now com- FEATURE CHART FREEZER COMPARTMENT Freezer Temperature Freezer Door Rack Control Dial Freezer Shelf (Plastic or Steel) Twisting Ice Serve (Option) or General Type Ice Making Wine Rack (Option if steel shelf) You can use this as Vodka rack in the Freezer. Deodorizer (Option) Chilled Compariment Temperature Dairy Corner (Option) Control Dial F.I.R Rack Egg Storage Movable Rack Lamp Lamp (Option) Bottle Guide Shelves (Plastic or Refrigerator Steel) Door Rack Multi Flow Duct Distributes cold air to each part of refrigerator compartment. Leveling Screw Vegetable Drawer Used to keep fruits and vegetables, etc. fresh and crisp. NOTE ?If you found some other models. parts missing from your unit, they may be parts only used in 4 OPERATION STARTING When your prior If refrigerator is filling it with fresh to operation is interrupted, first or installed, allow it 2-3 hours to stabilize at normal operating temperatures frozen foods. allow 5 minutes delay before restarting. TEMPERATURE CONTROL REFRIGERATOR ? 5 6 4 Your refrigerator has two controls that let you regulate the temperature freezer and refrigerator compartments. in the 7 3 8 2 9 COLDEST 1 COLD TEMP. CONTROL ? Initially set the TEMP. CONTROL at "5" and the COLD AIR CONTROL Leave it operating for 24 hours(one day) to stabilize. Then adjust the compartment temperature according to your desire. at "5". ?TEMP.CONTROL-1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 The FREEZER higher the number setting, the colder the refrigerator compartment will become. COLD AIR CONTROL 1 REFRIG. MAX 5 NORMAL 9 FREEZER. MAX ?COLDAIRCONTROL-1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 Setting at "9", the freezer compartment becomes colder. But the refrigerator compartment becomes warmer because less cold air flows into the refrigerator compartment. 73 654 ? In cold weather the unit For colder ? a tendency to warm up. turn the COLD AIR CONTROL to "7"~"9". 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 9 to cool it. Return the COLD AIR CONTROL dial to the ? freezer, operates less and the freezer compartment has original position In hot weather or to to cut down the consumption of energy. put much foods in the refrigerator compartment, the refrigerator compartment has dency to warm up. For colder refrigerator, turn the COLD AIR CONTROL to "2"~"4"to direct more cold air into the at "7"~"9"of the COLD AIR CONTROL, the refrigerator compartment will 5 not be cold ten- refrigerator compart- ment, and the TEMP. CONTROL to "7"~"9". Setting a enough. OPERATION ICE MAKING Kindly, Find your General appliance is using General type Twisting or ice serve type. Type To make ice place it on cubes, fill the ice tray with water and the Ice cube box. Then insert the ice cube box in the freezer Ice Trays compartment. Ice Cube Box To remove twist ice cubes, hold the tray gently. Twisting Ice Serve To make ice Type cubes, fill the ice tray with insert in its position. To ice water and cubes, hold the knob of the tray and gently. Then, ice cubes drop in the ice cube remove turn at its ends and box. (In Ice Trays Ice Cube Box of steel shelf) To place a shelf at a higher position, remove the ice cube box, and place the shelf, and then replace the case a ice cube box. Frame You Twisting compartment larger. can remove You should first then remove pull Ice the frame Ice Serve to Trays and Ice out right side. use freezer Cube Box 6 OPERATION CHILLED COMPARIMENT When the door is opened, in the fresh meat. So you the can warmer keep air doesn't influence food fresher in it. DEFROSTING takes Defrosting place automatically. The defrosted water flows down to the and is refrigerator evaporating tray evaporated automatically. which 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 the deodorizer, take down while pulling it forward inserting §^ type the figure at right. driver into the inside hole as shown 7 compartment, there is deodorizing catalyst container with Catalyst Catalyst To no use As the need is a 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 By increasing long time. Ray Lamp restrains the dryness of the foods and keeps its transforming. the nucleic 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 salt as 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 the cooked foods or that go bad easily. - Boiled Egg, Bamboo Shoots, Vegetable for seasoning, and so on Operating When the refrigerator begins to operate, F.I.R Lamp turns on. 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. F.I.R Lamp is coated with results of F.I.R If F.I.R Lamp materials for the vest effect decreases. Lamp's is veiled special 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 If you want to check the F.I.R Lamp operation, don't touch F.I.R with the high temperature of its surface. CAUTION During F.I.R with the Lamp operation, high temperature don't touch F.I.R of its surface. 8 Lamp Lamp lid, the foods will 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 refrigerator compartment. Allow hot food to cool prior to at low easily temperatures, such hot food in the storing. Placing as important factor bananas, pineapples, and melons. refrigerator could spoil other food, and lead electric bills! high When storing, wrap food in vinyl, or place in a covered container. ing, 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 tures to rise. To an freshness and flavor. Do not store food which goes bad to How food is frozen and defrosted is adjust the frequently. Opening the door lets temperature control easily, do warm not store food This prevents moisture from evaporat- keeps refrigerator temperatures air enter the near the even. refrigerator, causing tempera- temperature control dial. 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 it could freeze upon direct contact with chilled air. To avoid this it is better to store food in the covered container. placing Always moist food on deep interior 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 refrigerator shelves, ensure that they are be washed and fresh, and always wiped, and store them in a packed up-right If you keep the refrigerator in a hot, and humid place, frequently open its door or put a lot of vegetables in it, dew may form in it, which has no effect on its performance. Remove the dew with dust cloth free from If droplets form plastic wrap. care. beneath the cover of the vegetable drawer, keep vegetables 9 or fruits wrapped by CLEANING It is that your refrigerator be kept clean to undesirable odors. Spilled food should be INTERIOR PARTS important prevent wiped up immediately, since it may acidify stain plastic surfaces if allowed to settle. Never use metallic abrasive cleaners and strong alkaline solutions faces. Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet Use detergent refrigerator. Wipe then dry. or INTERIOR - a with a short circuit. Do not mild detergent dry. use flammable or toxic cleaning liquids. clean, damp cloth and Regular cleaning water. Rinse and or a Always remove 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 a electric lukewarm solution of mild soap to clean the durable finish of your or warm soda solution WARNING hands. - baking a on Before you clean, however, remember that damp objects will stick or adhere to extremely cold sur- EXTERIOR compartment shelves, coarse any surface. damp Wash racks, storage trays and magnetic door seals etc. with and scouring pads, brushes, or door - of the interior and interior parts is recommended. If you have the Wash all compartments with a baking soda solution. Rinse and dry. GENERAL INFORMATION VACATION TIME IF YOU MOVE average length vacations, you will probably find it best to leave the refrigerator in operation. Remove securely fasten down all loose items inside the refrigerator. To avoid damaging the leveling screws, turn them During Place freezable items in freezer for When you remove all plan the interior thoroughly, to to be away for an longer life. extended or all the way into the base. period, food, disconnect the power cord, clean and leave each door OPEN ANTI-CONDENSATION PIPE prevent odor formation. The outside wall of the POWER FAILURE Most power failures are corrected in an hour or two and will not affect your refrigerator temperatures. refrigerator cabinet may sometimes get especially just warm, after instal- lation. Don't be alarmed. However, you should minimize the number of door This is due to the anti- openings while the power is off. During power failures of longer duration, place a block of dry ice on top of your frozen packages. 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 3. To shelves. refrigerator remove the lamp cover, insert §^ type driver at the one of the 4. 5. lamp cover and pull it out forwards. Turn the lamp counterclockwise. Assemble in reverse order of disassembly. Replacement the same specification as original. of under hole bulb must be IMPORTANT WARNINGS DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD ABOUT If In the event of possible, connect the refrigerator to vidual electrical outlet to ances or household load that could own indi- prevent it and other appli- lights cause a its from power causing an over- outage. In order to POWER CORD REPLACEMENT by a its service agent. This VERY DANGEROUS ATTRACTION An empty refrigerator can be a attraction to children. Remove lids electric short circuit, grounding electric shock by pro- electric current. prevent possible electric shock, this must be grounded. grounding plug can result in an electric shock. Consult a qualified electrician or service person if the grounding instructions are not completely understood, or if you have doubts on whether the appliance is properly grounded. Improper supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced special cord or assembly from the manufactur- er or an (earthing) reduces the risk of viding an escape wire for the appliance If the GROUNDING(EARTHING) dangerous gaskets, latches, use of the appliance must be grounded(earthed). DON'T WAIT! DO IT NOW! the entire door from your unused appliance,or take some other action to make it or NEVER STORE EXPLOSIVES AND CHEMICALS harmless. 11 REPLACEMENT OF DOOR OPENING TYPE - Converting Door is OPTIONALPRECAUTION 1. Before take out on the door all, you should foodstuffs and accessories like shelves or trays, and so replacing which not fixed in the are 2. Use the '+' first of opening type, refrigerator. Driver, Bolt Driver, Torque Wrench Spanner or to fix the bolt. or remove 3. Be careful not to fall down the refrigerator in disassembling or assembling the Hinge Lower and the Adjustable Screw Asm. Don't lay the refrigerator down in working with it, it will cause to get out of order. 4. Be careful not to the freezer 5. This can drop the door in disassembling the refrigerator door. or refrigerator, according be used as the type of or assembling to the install position or user's liking, opening from the right or the left. HOW TO REPLACE THE DOOR OPENING TYPE (when converting 1 Separate the from the Cap and left-opening type Hinge Upper . to right opening type) 2 Separating the Freezer Door . 3 2 1 3 Separating the Hinge-C and the Refrigerator 4 Separating the Hinge Lower . Door . 5 6 4 12 REPLACEMENT OF DOOR OPENING TYPE 5 Move the Position of Assembly Adjustable 6 Screw Assemble the Hinge Lower œ. . 7 6 7 Move the Cap , Bracket of the 8 Refrigerator Door. Move the Cap " and Assemble the Hinge-C π. 10 8 4 9 9 Assemble the Door Stopper-F e for 10 Right Move the Cap e and Assemble the Freezer Door . Opening Type. 3 3 12 11 11 Move the Pin Position e of the 5 12 Hinge Upper. Assemble the Hinge Upper A and the 13 2 1 13 Cap . 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 or tripped? loosened Refrigerator is installed in a weak or uneven place or leveling screw needs adjusting. Unnecessary objects placed in the back side of the refrigerator. REFRIGERATOR Foods with HAS ODOR or strong odors should be tightly covered wrapped. Interior needs DEW FORMS ON THE Not unusual CABINET SURFACE Door may 14 cleaning. during periods of high humidity. have been left ajar.