LG | GR-S512QC | LG GR-S512QC Owner’s Manual

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REFRIGERATORFREEZER
OWNER'S MANUAL
PLEASE
READ THIS OWNER'S MANUAL THOROUGHLY
BEFORE OPERATING AND KEEP IT HANDY
FOR REFERENCE AT ALL TIMES.
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INSTALLATION
CONTENTS
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FEATURE CHART
OPERATION
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4
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Starting
Temperature
Ice
Control
Making
Icebeam Door
Chilled
Cooling
Compartment
Defrosting
Deodorizer
F. I. R.
(option)
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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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
NEXT
Place your
2. Avoid
placing the unit
sunlight or moisture.
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 refrigerator to keep it operating efficiently.
more
The
the
and 2 inches
refrigerator
3. You have
or
compensate for
the
unevenness
screws
box, etc., in
bar-type handle,
according to instruction
supply
cord
(or plug) to the
appliances on
outlet. Don't double up with other
the same outlet.
5. Prior to
to
for 2
of the floor.
or
storing food,
leave your
refrigerator
3 hours.
The front should be
Check the flow of cold air in the freezer
to aid in door
compartment
slightly higher than the rear
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
If the
low
appliance
or
Your
between 10 ˚C and 43 ˚C.
temperature around the appliance is
high, cooling ability
to
card.
must be level.
leveling
ice cube
model with
4. Connect the power
should be elevated 1 inch from
vibrations, the unit
a
assemble the handle
floor, especially if it is carpeted.
required, adjust
as
places.They are packed together
prevent possible damage during shipment.
from the wall.
4. To avoid
If
refrigerator
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
during shipping.
all dust accumulated
too
may lessen.
3
to
refrigerator
ensure
is
now
proper cooling.
ready for use.
on
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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
REFRIGERATOR
COMPARTMENT
Wine Rack
(Option
if steel shelf)
Deodorizer
You can use
this as
Vodka rack
in the Freezer.
(Option)
Chilled Compartment
Refrigerator Temperature
Electronic Control
F.I.R
Rack
Bottle Guide
Lamp
Lamp (Option)
Shelves
or
(Plastic or Steel
Tempered Glass)
Refrigerator
Door
Rack
Multi Flow Duct
Distributes cold air to
each
part of refrigerator
compartment.
Leveling
Vegetable Drawer
Used to keep fruits
and vegetables, etc.
fresh and crisp.
NOTE
If you find out
other models.
Screw
Vegetable Partitioner
(Option)
some
parts which
4
are
not in your
unit, the parts
are
applied
to
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OPERATION
STARTING
When your
prior
If
to
refrigerator is
filling it with fresh
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
?
Your
refrigerator has two controls that let you regulate the temperature
refrigerator compartments.
in the
freezer and
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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
?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.
COLD AIR CONTROL
1
FREEZER. MIN
5
NORMAL
9
FREEZER. MAX
?
73
654
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operates less and the freezer compartment has
up.
For colder
turn the COLD AIR CONTROL to "7"~"9".
freezer,
a
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
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In cold weather the unit
tendency to warm
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
tendency to warm up.
For colder refrigerator,
turn the COLD AIR CONTROL to "2"~"4"to direct
more
cold air into the
compartment, and the Electro Temp Control to MAX.
Setting at "7"~"9"of the COLD AIR CONTROL, the refrigerator compartment will
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not be cold
refrigerator
enough.
a
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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
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
remove
turn
ice
cubes,
gently. Then,
hold the knob of the
ice cubes
drop
tray
and
Trays
Ice Cube Box
in the ice cube
box.
You
can remove
Twisting
Ice Serve to
use
freezer
compartment larger.
You should
first then
remove
pull
Ice
Trays and Ice
right side.
Cube Box
the frame out
6
Frame
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OPERATION
ICEBEAM DOOR COOLING
There
are
air all
over
cool air vents
on
Cool air vent
the four sides to
provide
cool
the space.
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
cleaning, efficiency will be lowered. In addition,
gasket is damaged, efficiency may be lowered owing
while
if
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
DEODORIZER
By using
a
odor of food in fresh food
catalyst is located
for any handling.
Do not
is
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
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compartment, there is
deodorizing catalyst
container with
Catalyst
To
no
use
As the
need
which is located in the lower back side of the
(OPTIONAL)
catalyst, deodorizing performance
Unpleasant
How to
evaporating tray
evaporated automatically.
a
may be
no
damaged.
lid because odor may be
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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
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
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
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SUGGESTIONS ON FOOD STORAGE
STORING FOOD
Store fresh food in the
in
maintaining
refrigerator compartment.
Do not store food which goes bad
Allow hot food to cool
to
How food is frozen and defrosted is
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. 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
the door lets
temperature control easily, do
warm
not store food
keeps refrigerator temperatures
air enter the
near
moisture from
the
even.
refrigerator, causing
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
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
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
care.
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CLEANING
It is
important
that you
refrigerator
be
kept
clean to
INTERIOR PARTS
Wash compartment shelves,
racks, storage trays and magnetic door seals
-
prevent undesirable odors. Spilled food should be
door
wipe up immediately, since it may acidify
plastic surfaces if allowed to settle.
etc. Use a lukewarm solution of mild soap or dish
washable solution to clean the durable finish of
Never
metallic
use
abrasive cleaners
and stain
scouring pads, brushes,
or
strong
your refrigerator.
and then dry.
coarse
alkaline solutions
on
any surface.
damp
-
Use
a
or
lukewarm solution of mild soap
dish washable solution to clean the durable
finish of your refrigerator.
cloth and then dry.
Wipe
with
a
clean, damp cloth
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 electric
hands.
EXTERIOR
or
a
WARNING
Before you clean, however, remember that damp
objects will stick or adhere to extremely cold
surfaces. Do not touch frozen surfaces with wet
with
Wipe
shock. Do not
clean, damp
use
flammable
or
toxic
cleaning liquids.
Caution for Cleaning
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INTERIOR
interior
-
Regular cleaning
of the interior and
parts is recommended. Use
a
Not in
lukewarm
use :
Surface active
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.
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sorts of
agent, Car wax,
oil, Gasoline,
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
plan
the interior
thoroughly,
to
to be away for
an
longer
Remove
life.
extended
securely fasten down all loose items
refrigerator.
damaging the leveling screws, turn them
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.
failures of
on
top
while the power is off.
longer duration, place
packages.
warm,
after
installation. Don't be
alarmed. This is due to
During
a
cabinet may
get
especially just
However, you should minimize the number of door
openings
refrigerator
sometimes
power
block of dry ice
the anti-condensation
pipe, which pumps hot
refrigerant to prevent
"sweating" on the outer
of your frozen
cabinet wall.
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Anti-Condensation
Pipe
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LAMP REPLACEMENT
FREEZER LAMP
1.
Unplug
the power cord from the outlet.
room lamp lid by taking down while
2. Remove the
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
REFRIGERATOR LAMP
1.
Unplug
the power cord from the outlet.
2. Remove
3. To
refrigerator shelves.
the lamp cover, insert
driver at under hole of the
remove
and
pull
4. Turn the
lamp
5. Assemble in
the
lamp
cover
it out forwards.
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
refrigerator
individual electrical outlet to
appliances
or
household
overload that could
to its
prevent it and other
lights
cause a
from
power
causing
an
outage.
In order to
appliance
ACCESSIBILITY OF SUPPLY PLUG
The
should be
(EARTHING)
electric short
circuit, grounding
(earthing) reduces the risk of electric shock by
providing an escape wire for the electric current.
own
Improper
an
prevent possible electric shock, this
must be
use
grounded.
of the
grounding plug can result in an
a qualified electrician or
the grounding instructions are not
electric shock. Consult
refrigerator-freezer
positioned
supply plug is accessible for quick
disconnection when accident happens.
so
service person if
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
a
attraction to children. Remove
lids
dangerous
gaskets, latches,
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.
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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
leveling screw needs adjusting.
Unnecessary objects placed in the back side of the
refrigerator.
or
REFRIGERATOR
Foods with
HAS ODOR
or
strong odors should be tightly covered
wrapped.
Interior needs
cleaning.
DEW FORMS ON THE
Not unusual
CABINET SURFACE
Door may have been left
12
during periods of high humidity.
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