LG | GR-T452XV | LG GR-T452XV Owner’s Manual

FRIDGEFREEZER
OWNER'S MANUAL
PLEASE
READ THIS OWNER'S MANUAL THOROUGHLY
BEFORE OPERATING AND KEEP IT HANDY
FOR REFERENCE AT ALL TIMES.
P/NO. 3828JD8270A
BS PLUG SAFETY DETAILS
CONTENTS
INSTALLATION
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FEATURE CHART
OPERATION
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3
4
5
6
Starting
Temperature
Ice
Control
Making
Bottle Rack
Chilled
Cooling
Compariment
Defrosting
Deodorizer
F. I. R.
Lamp (option)
SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE
CLEANING
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GENERAL INFORMATION
LAMP REPLACEMENT
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IMPORTANT WARNINGS
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BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE
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BS PLUG SAFETY DETAILS
IMPORTANT
THE WIRES IN THIS MAINS LEAD ARE COLOURED IN
ACCORDANCE WITH THE FOLLOWING 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
As the colours of the wires in the mains lead of this
ings identifying
the terminals in your
plug, proceed
apparatus may
Cord
not
correspond
grip
with the coloured mark-
follows:
as
The wire which is coloured Green and Yellow must be connected to the terminal in the
marked with the letter E
or
by
the earth
symbol ( )
or
coloured Green
or
plug
which is
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
coloured Red.
If
a
13 amp
(BS 1363) plug
is
used, fit
a
13 amp BS 1362 fuse.
3
or
THIS APPLIANCE 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
APPLIANCE, 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.
appliance where
Place your
2. Avoid
placing the unit
sunlight or moisture.
NEXT
it is easy to
use.
1. Clean your
heat sources, direct
near
2. Install accessories such
3. There must be proper air circulation around your
appliance to keep it operating efficiently.
more
The
the
and 2 inches
appliance
3. You have
required, adjust
pensate for
leveling
unevenness
to
5. Prior to
2
com-
low
appliance
or
high, cooling ability
or
cord
(or plug) to the
appliances on
storing food,
leave your
appliance
Your
too
may lessen.
4
on
3 hours.
partment
between 10 ˚C and 43 ˚C.
temperature around the appliance is
supply
Check the flow of cold air in the freezer
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.
If the
to
outlet. Don't double up with other
the same outlet.
The front should be
5. Install this
box, etc., in
bar-type handle, assemaccording to instruction card.
4. Connect the power
must be level.
screws
ice cube
model with
or
floor, especially if it is carpeted.
the
a
ble the handle
should be elevated 1 inch from
vibrations, the unit
as
places.They are packed together
prevent possible damage during shipment.
from the wall.
4. To avoid
If
appliance
off all
their proper
If your appliance is placed in a recessed area in
the wall, allow at least 10 inches or greater
clearance above the
appliance thoroughly and wipe
during shipping.
dust accumulated
to
ensure
appliance
is
cooling.
ready for use.
proper
now
com-
for
FEATURE CHART
FREEZER
COMPARTMENT
Lamp
Freezer
Temperature
Control Dial
Freezer Door Rack
Freezer Shelf
Twisting
Ice
Serve(Option)
or
General
Type
Ice
Egg Storage
Making
FRIDGE
COMPARTMENT
Wine Rack
(Option
if steel shelf)
Deodorizer
You can use
this as
Vodka rack
in the Freezer.
(Option)
Chilled
Compariment
Temperature
Control Dial
F.I.R
Rack
Bottle Guide
Lamp
Lamp (Option)
Shelves
Fridge
Door
Rack
Multi Flow Duct
Distributes cold air to
each
part of fridge
compartment.
Leveling
Vegetable Drawer
Used to keep fruits
and vegetables, etc.
fresh and crisp.
NOTE
If you found some
other models.
Screw
Vegetable Partitioner
(Option)
parts missing from your unit, they may be parts only used in
5
OPERATION
STARTING
When your
prior
If
appliance is first installed, allow
filling it with fresh or frozen foods.
to
operation
is
interrupted,
allow 5 minutes
it 2-3 hours to stabilize at normal
delay
before
operating temperatures
restarting.
TEMPERATURE CONTROL
FRIDGE
?
Your
and
?
appliance has two controls that
fridge compartments.
let you
regulate the temperature
in the freezer
Initially set the TEMP. CONTROL at "5" and the COLD AIR CONTROL at
operating for 24 hours(one day) to stabilize.
Then adjust the compartment temperature according to your desire.
"5".
Leave it
?TEMP.CONTROL-1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9
The
FREEZER
higher the
number
setting,
the colder the
fridge 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 fridge compartment becomes warmer because less cold air flows into the
fridge compartment.
73
654
?
In cold weather the unit
For colder
?
freezer,
operates less and the freezer compartment has
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 highIn this case, set the COLD AIR CONTROL dial between 7 and 9 to cool it. Return the COLD AIR CONTROL
er.
dial to the
?
original position
In hot weather
or
to
to cut down the
consumption
of energy.
put much foods in the fridge compartment, the fridge compartment has
a
tendency to
warm
up.
For colder
fridge,
turn the COLD AIR CONTROL to "2"~"4"to direct
more
cold air into the
fridge compartment,
the TEMP. CONTROL to "8"~"9".
Setting
at "7"~"9"of the COLD AIR
CONTROL, the fridge compartment will
6
not be cold
enough.
and
OPERATION
ICE MAKING
Kindly,
Find your
General
appliance
is
using
General
type
or
Twisting
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
at its ends and
gently.
Twisting Ice
Serve
To make ice
insert in its
Type
cubes, fill the ice tray with
water and
position.
Ice
To
cubes, hold the knob of the tray and
gently. Then, ice cubes drop in the ice cube
remove
turn
ice
Trays
Ice Cube Box
box.
You
can remove
Twisting
Ice Serve to
use
freezer
compartment larger.
You should
first then
remove
pull
Ice
Trays and Ice Cube
right side.
Box
the frame out
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Frame
OPERATION
BOTTLE RACK COOLING
Cool air vent is
placed
on
the
Cool air vent
door to
fridge
provide
Bottle
Rack with cool air.
When you newly put a food on Bottle
provides Bottle Rack with cool air. As
Rack, fridge
a result, cooling
time is shortened.
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 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
evaporating tray
which is located in the lower back side of the
appliance
and is
evaporated automatically.
DEODORIZER
By using
a
Unpleasant
How to
(OPTIONAL)
catalyst, deodorizing performance
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
sharp tip
wrap it
or
because the
store it in
a
deodorizer, take down while pulling it forward
after inserting
type driver into the inside hole as shown
remove
in the
harm to you and the food.
air in fresh food
Catalyst
To
no
use
As the
need
is
the
figure
at
right.
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compartment, there is
deodorizing catalyst
container with
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
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
on.
During
the F. I. R
inner
appliance begins to operate, F.I.R Lamp turns
the appliance's operating, the on and off of
Lamp is automatically controlled by the fridge
temperature.
Therefore it is not necessary to handle F.I.R
F.I.R
Lamp
is coated with
results of F.I.R
If F.I.R
Lamp
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, don't touch
high temperature of its surface.
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F.I.R
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
fridge compartment.
Do not store food which goes bad
Allow hot food to cool
When
prior
to
at low
easily
storing. Placing
temperatures, such
hot food in the
as
important
factor
bananas, pineapples, and melons.
appliance
storing,
helps
and
wrap food in vinyl, or place in a covered container. This
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
could
spoil
other
food, and lead
electric bills!
high
ing,
How food is frozen and defrosted is
freshness and flavor.
maintaining
the
adjust
frequently. Opening
the door lets
temperature control easily, do
warm
not store food
prevents moisture from evaporat-
keeps appliance temperatures
air enter the
near
the
even.
appliance, 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.
FRIDGE COMPARTMENT
Avoid
placing
moist food
on
deep
interior
fridge 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
should be
When
prior to fridge. Vegetables and fruits should
wiped clean, to prevent adjacent food from spoiling.
storing eggs in their storage rack,
position, which keeps them fresh longer.
NOTE
ensure
that
they
are
be washed and
wiped,
fresh, and always
and
packed
store them in
a
food
up-right
If you keep the appliance 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 care.
10
to
CLEANING
It is
important
that your
appliance
be
kept
clean to
INTERIOR PARTS
Wash compartment shelves,
racks, storage trays and magnetic door seals
prevent undesirable odors. Spilled food should be
door
wiped up immediately, since it may acidify
stain plastic surfaces if allowed to settle.
etc. with
Never
use
metallic
abrasive cleaners
and
and
scouring pads, brushes,
or
up excess moisture with a sponge or
cloth to prevent water or liquid from getting
Wipe
or
Use
into any electrical part and causing
short circuit. Do not use flammable
lukewarm solution of mild soap
to clean the durable finish of your
-
detergent
appliance. Wipe
dry.
-
detergent
power cord from the wall
Always
outlet prior to cleaning in the vicinity of electrical parts (lamps, switches, controls, etc.).
hands.
INTERIOR
mild
remove
faces. Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet
or
or a
dry.
WARNING
on
Before you clean, however, remember that damp
objects will stick or adhere to extremely cold sur-
EXTERIOR
soda solution
water. Rinse and
coarse
strong alkaline solutions
any surface.
damp
baking
a
warm
-
a
with
a
electric
toxic
or
cleaning liquids.
clean, damp cloth and then
Regular cleaning
a
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
During average length vacations,
find it best to leave the appliance
you will probably
in operation.
Place freezable items in freezer for
When you
remove all
plan
the interior
thoroughly,
to
to be away for
an
longer
Remove
life.
extended
securely fasten down all loose items
appliance.
damaging the leveling screws, turn them
or
inside the
To avoid
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
appliance
cabinet may
sometimes
Most power failures are corrected in an hour or two
and will not affect your appliance temperatures.
get
especially just
warm,
after instal-
lation. Don't be alarmed.
However, you should minimize the number of door
This is due to the
openings while the power is off. During power failures of longer duration, place a block of dry ice on
top of your frozen packages.
anti-condensation
pipe,
which pumps hot
refrigerant to prevent
"sweating" on the outer
cabinet wall.
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Anti-Condensation
Pipe
LAMP REPLACEMENT
FREEZER LAMP
1.
Unplug
the power cord from the outlet.
2. Remove the
room
lamp
lid
by taking
down while
pulling
its back
projection.
3. Remove the
lamp by turning
4. Assemble in
reverse
the
same
it counterclockwise and
replace new one.
disassembly. Replacement bulb must be
original.
order of
specification
as
FRIDGE LAMP
1.
Unplug
the power cord from the outlet.
2. Remove
3. To
fridge
remove
and
pull
4. Turn the
the
cover, insert driver at under hole of the
lamp
cover
it out forwards.
lamp
5. Assemble in
the
shelves.
lamp
same
counterclockwise.
reverse
order of
specification
as
disassembly. Replacement
original.
bulb must be
IMPORTANT WARNINGS
DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD
ABOUT GROUNDING
If
In the event of
possible,
connect the
ual electrical outlet to
ances or
household
load that could
appliance
to its
own
individ-
lights
cause a
from
power
causing
an over-
outage.
In order to
appliance
POWER CORD REPLACEMENT
Improper
a
supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced
special cord or assembly available from the
manufacturer
or
its service
empty appliance
can
tion to children. Remove
grounding plug can result in an
a qualified electrician or
the grounding instructions are not
on
whether the
This
attrac-
dangerous
gaskets, latches,
a
grounded.
of the
completely understood, or if you have doubts
appliance is properly grounded.
agent.
be
use
service person if
VERY DANGEROUS ATTRACTION
An
prevent possible electric shock, this
must be
electric shock. Consult
If the
by
(EARTHING)
electric short
circuit, grounding
(earthing) reduces the risk of electric shock by providing an escape wire for the electric current.
prevent it and other appli-
an
lids
appliance
must be
grounded (earthed).
DON'T WAIT! DO IT NOW!
or
the entire door from your unused
appliance,or take some other action to make it
NEVER STORE EXPLOSIVES AND CHEMICALS
harmless.
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BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE
SERVICE CALLS CAN OFTEN BE AVOIDED!
IF YOU FEEL YOUR APPLIANCE IS NOT OPERATING
FIRST
PROPERLY, CHECK THESE POSSIBLE CAUSES
:
PROBLEM
POSSIBLE CAUSES
APPLIANCE DOES
Has
NOT OPERATE
Has the power cord plug been removed
from the electrical wall outlet?
FRIDGE 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 appliance.
COMPARTMENT TEMPERATURE
TOO WARM
ABNORMAL
NOISE(S)
a
house fuse blown
or
circuit breaker
or
tripped?
loosened
Appliance is installed in a weak or uneven place
leveling screw needs adjusting.
Unnecessary objects placed in the back side of the
appliance.
or
APPLIANCE HAS ODOR
Foods with
or
strong odors should be tightly covered
wrapped.
Interior needs
cleaning.
DEW FORMS ON THE
Not unusual
CABINET SURFACE
Door may have been left
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during periods of high humidity.
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