LG | VN-3824HRB | LG VN-3824HRB Owner’s Manual

OWNER’S MANUAL
BAG TYPE
VACUUM CLEANER
This information contains important instructions for the safe use and
maintenance of the vacuum cleaner. Especially, please read all of the
information on page 3, 4, 5 for your safety. Please keep this manual in
an easily accessible place and refer to it anytime.
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Table of contents
Important safety instructions............................................................................... 3~5
How to use........................................................................................................... 6~12
Assembling Cleaner ...........................................................................................................6~7
Operating vacuum cleaner .................................................................................................... 8
Using the Accessory Nozzles ................................................................................................ 9
Using carpet and floor nozzle .............................................................................................. 10
Changing the dust bag ........................................................................................................ 11
Cleaning the Exhaust Filter ................................................................................................. 12
What to Do if Your Vacuum Cleaner Does Not Work ........................................... 13
What to Do When Suction Performance Decreases ........................................................... 13
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IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
Read and follow all instructions before using your vacuum cleaner to prevent the risk of fire, electric shock,
personal injury, or damage when using the vacuum cleaner. This guide do not cover all possible conditions that
may occur. Always contact your service agent or manufacturer about problems that you do not understand.
This is the safety alert symbol.
This symbol alerts you to potential hazards that can kill or hurt you and others.
All safety messages will follow the safety alert symbol and either the word “WARNING” or “CAUTION.”
These words mean:
This symbol will alert you to hazards or unsafe practices which could cause serious
WARNING bodily harm or death.
This symbol will alert you to hazards or unsafe practices which could cause bodily
CAUTION
injury or property damage.
WARNING
1. This appliance is not intended for use by persons (including
children) with reduced physical, sensory or mental
capabilities, or lack of experience and knowledge, unless
they have been given supervision or instruction concerning
use of the appliance by a person responsible for their safety.
2. Children should be supervised to ensure that they do not
play with the appliance.
3. If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by LG
Electronics Service Agent in order to avoid a hazard
4. This appliance can be used by children aged from 8 years and
above and persons with reduced physical, sensory or mental
capabilities or lack of experience and knowledge if they have
been given supervision or instruction concerning use of the
appliance in a safe way and understand the hazards involved.
Children shall not play with the appliance. Cleaning and user
maintenance shall not be made by children without supervision.
5. CAUTION: This hose contains electrical connections
–D
o not use to suck up water.
– Do not immerse in water for cleaning.
– T he hose should be checked regularly and must not be
used if damaged.
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IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
WARNING
•• Disconnect electrical supply before servicing
or cleaning the unit or when cleaner is not in
use.
Failure to do so could result in electrical shock or
personal injury.
•• Do not vacuum liquid, blade, gesso,
substances, or small particles like cement,
burning or smoking such as cigarettes, or hot
ashes in cleaning.
Doing so could result in death, fire or electrical
shock.
•• Do not vacuum flammable or explosive
substances such as gasoline, benzene,
thinners, propane (liquids or gases).
The fumes from these substances can create a
fire hazard or explosion. Doing so could result in
death or personal injury.
•• Do not handle plug or vacuum cleaner with
wet hands.
Doing so could result in death or electrical shock.
•• Do not unplug by pulling on cord.
Doing so could result in product damage or
electrical shock. To unplug, grasp the plug, not
the cord.
•• Keep hair, loose clothing, fingers, and all parts
of the body away from openings and moving
parts.
Failure to do so could result in electrical shock or
personal injury.
•• Do not pull or carry by cord, use cord as a
handle, close a door on cord, or pull cord
around sharp edges or corners. Do not run
vacuum cleaner over cord. Keep cord away
from heated surfaces.
Failure to do so could result in electrical shock or
personal injury or fire or product damage.
•• Do not allow to be used as toy. Close attention
is necessary when used by or near children.
Personal injury or product damage could result.
•• Do not use the vacuum cleaner if the power
cord or plug is damaged or faulty.
Personal injury or product damage could result.
In these cases, contact LG Electronics Service
Agent to avoid hazard.
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•• Do not use vacuum cleaner if it has been
under water.
Personal injury or product damage could result.
In these cases, contact LG Electronics Service
Agent to avoid hazard.
•• Do not continue to vacuum if any parts appear
missing or damaged.
Personal injury or product damage could result.
In these cases, contact LG Electronics Service
Agent to avoid hazard.
•• Do not use an extension cord with this
vacuum cleaner.
Fire hazard or product damage could result.
•• Using proper voltage.
Using improper voltage may result in damage to
the motor and possible injury to the user. Proper
voltage is listed on the bottom of vacuum cleaner.
•• Turn off all controls before unplugging.
Failure to do so could result in electrical shock or
personal injury.
•• Do not change the plug in any way.
Failure to do so could result in electrical shock
or personal injury or product damage. Doing
so result in death. If plug does not fit, contact a
qualified electrician to install the proper outlet.
If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced
by the manufacturer, its service agent or similarly
qualified persons in order to avoid a hazard.
•• Repairs to electrical appliances may only be
performed by qualified service engineers.
Improper repairs may lead to serious hazards for
the user.
•• Do not plug in if control knob is not in OFF
position.
Personal injury or product damage could result.
(Depending on model)
•• Keep children away and beware of
obstructions when rewinding the cord to
prevent personal injury.
The cord moves rapidly when rewinding.
(Depending on model)
•• The hose contains electrical wires. Do not use
it if it is damaged, cut or punctured.
Failure to do so could result in death, or electrical
shock. (Depending on model)
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
CAUTION
•• Do not put any objects into openings.
Failure to do so could result in product damage.
•• Do not use with any opening blocked: keep
free of dust, lint, hair, and anything that may
reduce air flow.
Failure to do so could result in product damage.
•• Do not use vacuum cleaner without dust bag
and/or filters in place.
Failure to do so could result in product damage.
•• Do not reuse a disposable dust bag(non-clip).
Failure to do so could result in product damage
and cause bodily injury.
•• Do not use vacuum cleaner to pick up sharp
hard objects, small toys, pins, paper clips, etc.
They may damage the cleaner or dust bin.
•• Store the vacuum cleaner indoors.
Put the vacuum cleaner away after use to prevent
tripping over it.
•• The vacuum cleaner is not intended to use
by young children or infirm people without
supervision.
Failure to do so could result in personal injury or
product damage.
•• Only use parts produced or recommended by
LG Electronics Service Agents.
Failure to do so could result in product damage.
•• Use only as described in this manual. Use
only with LG recommended or approved
attachments and accessories.
Failure to do so could result in personal injury or
product damage.
•• To avoid personal injury and to prevent the
machine from falling when cleaning stairs,
always place it at the bottom of stairs.
Failure to do so could result in personal injury or
product damage.
•• Use accessory nozzles in sofa mode.
Failure to do so could result in product damage.
•• Make sure the filters (exhaust filter and
motor safety filter) are completely dry before
replacing in the machine.
Failure to do so could result in product damage.
•• Do not dry the filter in an oven or microwave.
Failure to do so could result in fire hazard.
•• Do not dry the filter in a clothes dryer.
Failure to do so could result in fire hazard.
•• Do not dry near an open flame.
Failure to do so could result in fire hazard.
•• Always clean the dust bin after vacuuming
carpet cleaners or fresheners, powders and
fine dust.
These products clog the filters,reduce airflow and
can cause damage to the cleaner. Failure to clean
the dust bin could cause permanent damage to
the cleaner. (Depending on model)
•• You should grasp the carrier handle when you
are moving the vacuum cleaner. (Depending
on model)
•• If after changing or emptying the dust bag the
indicator light is on(red), clean the the filters.
Failure to do so could result in product damage.
•• Don't use for vacuum-cleaning persons or
animals.
This could cause bodily injury.
•• If the power cord is damaged, it must be
replaced by an approved LG Electronics
Service Agent to avoid a hazard.
•• This appliance is not intended for use by
persons (including children) with reduced
physical, sensory or mental capabilities,
or lack of experience and knowledge,
unless they have been given supervision or
instruction concerning use of the appliance by
a person responsible for their safety.
Children should be supervised to ensure that they
do not play with the appliance.
CAUTION
Thermal protector :
This vacuum cleaner has a special thermostat that protects the vacuum cleaner in case of motor
overheating. If the vacuum cleaner suddenly shuts off, turn off the switch and unplug the vacuum
cleaner. Check the vacuum cleaner for possible source of overheating such as a full dust tank, a
blocked hose or clogged filter. If these conditions are found, fix them and wait at least 30 minutes
before attempting to use the vacuum cleaner. After the 30 minute period, plug the vacuum cleaner back
in and turn on the switch.If the vacuum cleaner still does not run, contact a qualified electrician.
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How to use Assembling Cleaner
Fit the large cleaning head onto the end of the tube.
Hose Handle
Spring latch
Telescopic pipe
(depend on model)
➊ Carpet and floor nozzle
Push the nozzle into the telescopic pipe.
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➋ Telescopic pipe
• Push telescopic pipe firmly into hose
handle.
• Grasp the spring latch to expand.
• Pull out the pipe to desired length.
Click!
Button
Fitting pipe
Flexible Hose
Attachment Point
➌ Connecting the flexible hose
• Push the end of the head on the flexible hose into the attachment
point on the vacuum cleaner.
• To remove the flexible hose from the vacuum cleaner, press on
the button situated on the head, then pull the head out of the
vacuum cleaner.
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How to use Operating vacuum cleaner
Cord reel button
Control knob
Plug
➊H
ow to Plug in
and Use
➋H
ow to operate
• Pull out the power cord
• Place the control knob
to the desired length
of the hose handle to
and plug into the socket.
the required position.
• Press the cord reel
• To turn off, slide control
button to retract the
knob to OFF position.
power cord after use.
WARNING
No liquid suction.
Liquid suction can cause defects.
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➌ Park System
➍ Storage
• To store after
• Switch off, unplug
vacuuming and pause
the appliance and
while vacuuming.
rewind the cord by
• For deposit after
pressing the button
vacuuming, for
when you store.
example to move a
• You can store your
small piece of furniture
appliance in a
or a rug, use the Park
vertical position by
system to support
sliding the hook on
the flexible hose and
the large cleaning
cleaning head.
head into the clip on
-S
lide the hook on
the underside of the
the large cleaning
appliance.
head into the slot on
the rear of the body
cover.
How to use Using the Accessory Nozzles
Crevice tool
Dusting brush
1
➊ Crevice Tool
Crevice Tool is for
vacuuming in those normally
hard-to-reach places such
as reaching cobwebs, or
between the cushions of a
sofa.
2
➋ Dusting Brush
Dusting Brush is for
vacuuming picture frames,
furniture frames, books and
other irregular surfaces.
3
➌ Upholstery nozzle
Upholstery nozzle is for
vacuuming upholstery,
mattresses etc. The thread
collectors help to pick up
the threads and fluff.
Note : If you want to use the Accessory Nozzles, Connect the Hose Handle only.
NOTICE
Use accessory in the sofa mode.
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How to use Using carpet and floor nozzle
4
Carpet
Pedal
Floor
➍ Carpet and floor nozzle (depend on model)
• The 2 position nozzle
This is equipped with a pedal which allows you to
alter its position according to the type of floor to
be cleaned.
• Carpet or rug position
) to lower brush.
Press the pedal (
• Hard floor position (tiles, parquets floor)
Press the pedal (
) to lift the brush up.
• Cleaning carpet and floor nozzle
• Clean the hole and brush
of nozzle.
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How to use Changing the dust bag
Disposable bag
Clip
Reusable bag
Motor
Filter
The dust bag needs changing or emptying when the cleaner is set to maximum power and the
cleaner head is off the floor but the indicator window is completely coloured red.
Even if the dust bag does not appear to be full at this stage, it should be changed or emptied.
It could be that a great deal of very fine dust has clogged up the pores of the dust bag.
• Turn off the appliance and unplug it.
• Lift up the button and open the cover.
• Your appliance is equipped with either a disposable dust bag or a reusable dust bag.
• Push the dust bag holder to backward and remove the dust bag.
• If your appliance is fitted with a disposable dust bag, insert the new dust bag.
• If your appliance is fitted with a reusable dust bag, follow the above instructions.
Open zipper and empty dirt.
Wash the cloth bag and dry it for a day in a shade. Then replace it.
Note : a
s the appliance is fitted with a safety device which checks that the dust bag is in place
you cannot close the lid if the dust bag is not fitted correctly.
The motor filter is situated inside the appliance between the dust bag and the motor. Each
time that you change the air outlet filter we advise you to remove the motor filter and to clean
it by tapping to remove the dirt and then replacing it in the vacuum cleaner.
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How to use Cleaning the Exhaust Filter
Exhaust filter cover
Exhaust filter
• The exhaust filter is reusable.
• To clean the exhaust filter, remove the exhaust filter cover on
the body by pulling it out.
• Separate the exhaust filter.
• Dust off filter.(Do not wash filter with water.)
• The exhaust filter should be cleaned at least once a year.
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What to Do if Your Vacuum Cleaner Does Not Work?
Check that the vacuum is plugged in correctly and that the electrical socket is working.
What to Do When Suction Performance Decreases?
• Turn off the vacuum cleaner and unplug it.
• Check the telescopic tube, flexible hose and cleaning tool for blockages or obstructions.
• Check that the dust bag is not full. Change if necessary.
• Check that the exhaust filter is not blocked. Clean the exhaust filter, if necessary.
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Note
Note
Made in Korea
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