Visit us at http://www.lgservice.com LG LG Room Air Conditioner OWNER'S MANUAL Prior to installation, this air- conditioning unit must be submitted for approval by the utility service which provides electricity (EN 61000-2, EN 61000-3 Norm). Dear Owner Thank you for installing LG air conditioner. Your best choice guarantees you a great performance and service comfortable & pleasant. to make your life IMPORTANT ? ? Please read this owner's manual and before air conditioner. installing and carefully operating your room thoroughly Please retain this owner's manual for future reference after reading it thoroughly. P/No.: 3828A20894K Room Air Conditioner Owner's Manual TABLE OF CONTENTS A. FOR YOUR RECORDS Safety Precautions ..............................3 B. Electrical Safety...................................6 Temporary Use of an Adapter ...............6 Temporary Use of an Extension Cord ...6 Symbols used in this Manual.................6 C. Product Introduction ...........................7 Indoor Units ...........................................7 Operation Indication Lamps Write the model and serial numbers here: Model # Serial # You Operating Staple Maintenance ..........................................9 Method..................................9 Wireless Remote Controller.................10 Operation Mode...................................11 Healthy Dehumidification Operation ....12 Auto Operation (Cooling Only Model)...........................12 Auto Changeover Operation (Heat Pump Model) .............................12 Jet Cool/Heat Operation ......................13 NEO PLASMA Purification Operation (Optional).............................................13 Auto Clean (Optional)..........................13 Energy-Saving Cooling Mode (Optional).............................................14 Forced operation .................................14 Sleep Mode .........................................15 Setting the Current Time .....................15 Timer Setting .......................................15 Vertical / Horizontal Airflow Direction (Optional) ................................16 Air Circulation Mode ............................16 Auto Restart Function..........................16 E. Maintenance and Service..................17 Indoor Unit ...........................................17 Outdoor Unit ........................................19 Operation Tips! ....................................19 Self-Diagnosis Function ......................19 Troubleshooting Tips! Save time and money!.........................20 Call the service immediately in the following situations ..............................20 2 on the side of each unit. your receipt to this page in the event you need purchase or for warranty issues. Instructions........................9 READ THIS MANUAL Wireless Remote Controller Control label it to prove date of How to insert the Batteries ....................9 Operating on a Date Purchased ..................8 Outdoor Unit ..........................................8 D. find them can Dealer's Name Room Air Conditioner Inside you will find many helpful hints on how to use and maintain your air conditioner properly. Just a little preventive care on your part can save you a great deal of time and money over the life of your air conditioner. You'll find many answers to common problems in the chart of troubleshooting tips. If you review our chart of Troubleshooting Tips first, you may not need to call for service at all. PRECAUTION ? Contact the authorized service technician for repair or maintenance of this unit. ? Contact the installer for installation of this unit. ? The air conditioner is not intended for ? that ? use by young children or invalids without supervision. Young children should be supervised to ensure they do not play with the air conditioner. When the power cord is to be replaced, replacement work shall be performed by authorized personnel only using only genuine replacement parts. Safety Precautions Safety To prevent injury to the Precautions user or other operation due to ignoring following indications. Incorrect the Meanings of symbols people and property damage, the following instructions instruction will cause harm or This symbol indicates the possibility of death or serious This symbol indicates the possibility of or damage. used in this manual are as Be Be Always use a power plug and socket with a ground terminal. Do not sure use a There is a risk of electric shock. defective For electrical work, contact the sure not to do. or underrated correctly Do not rated this There is risk of fire or electric shock. ? There is risk of fire use a multi consent. Always use appliance on a dedicated cicuit and breaker. or electric shock ? . Always ground the product as per the wiring diagram. Do not connect the ground wire to gas or water pipes lightening rod or telephone ground wire. dealer, seller, qualified electrician, or an Authorized Service Center. Do not disassemble or repair the product by yourself. a ? There is risk of fire injury. to follow the instruction. circuit breaker. Use the ? injury by shown below. breaker and fuse. ? must be followed. The seriousness is classified damage. or electric shock. Otherwise it electric shock can cause or fire. Install the box ? panel and the cover of control securely. There is risk of fire or electric shock due to dust water etc. , Use the correctly rated breaker or fuse. Do not modify or extend the power cable. If the power cable or cord has scrathes or skin peeled off or deteriorated then it must be ? There is risk of fire or electric shock. ? For product on a defective installation stand. Be installation area sure that the does not deteriorate with There is risk of fire or electric shock. Never install the outdoor unit on a moving base where it can It may cause product to fall. ? In outdoor unit the step-up capacitor supplies high voltage electricity to the electrical components. Be sure to discharge the capacitor completely before conducting the repair work. ? or a place from ? An charged capacitor can cause electrical shock. There is risk of fire, electric The falling outdoor unit can cause damage or injury or even death of a person. , ? installing the unit, use the provided with the product. There is risk of fire Be sure are to injury. cause severe ? The or eletric shock. only those parts which svc parts list. Never modify the equipment. use listed in the attempt to Otherwise the unit may fall and shock, explosion, injury. product is soaked (flooded or submerged) in water contact an Authorized Service Center for repair before using it again. installation kit ? , When the fall down. When reinstall Authorized Service Center. age. ? or replaced. or Do not install the installation, removal always contact the dealer or an use of inappropriate parts can cause an generation or electrical shock, excessive heat fire. Owner's Manual 3 Precautions Safety Indoor/outdoor wiring connections must Safely dispose off the packing be secured tightly and the cable should Like screws, nails, batteries, broken things etc after installation or svc and be routed force properly so that there pulling the cable from the is no then tear away and thraw away the connection terminals. Be sure to check the ? refrigerant to the on the product. refrigerant used can prevent the Incorrect normal Children may is not to check that the power cable dirty, loose or broken and then only insert the plug completely. plastic play with them and cause ? ? operation of the unit. Otherwise it may shock. cause a Do not allow water to parts. fire run or or a loose ? loose electrical or broken power or fire. plug can electric shock Do not touch operate, or repair the product with wet hands. Hold the plug by hand when taking out ? into electric , There is risk of electric shock Do not store Install the unit away from water or or fire. allow or use or even flammable gas combustibles near the product. sources. There is risk of fire and electric shock. Dirty, cause Don't use a power cord, a plug socket which is damaged. Do not place a heater or other heating appliances near the power cable. ? sure plug injury. used. Please read the label ? Make packaging bags. Improper or loose connections can cause heat generation or fire. ? materials. There is risk of fire, failure of the product, or ? There is risk of fire. electric shock. Do not use space for a the product in a tightly closed long time. Perform ventilation Do not open the front grille of the product during operation. (Do not touch the electrostatic filter, if the unit is so equipped.) regularly. ? Oxygen deficiency could occur and hence ? harm your health. or Ventilate the product room from time to operating it together with a stove, or heating element etc. Oxygen deficiency can occur and hence harm physical injury, electric shock, product failure. strange sounds, smell or smoke comes product.Immediately turn the breaker off or disconnect the power supply cable. ? Turn the main power off and unplug the unit when cleaning or repairing the time when ? There is risk of If from There is risk of electric shock. product is not to be used for a long time, disconnect the power supply plug or turn off the breaker. ? your health. Take care especially to ensure that nobody step on or fall Take This could result in personal injury and care to ensure that power cable Do not could not be onto ? There is risk of fire or product damage or failure, operation. place ANYTHING or the power on cable. pulled out or damaged during operation. the outdoor unit. ? There is risk of unintended kids could fire. or When the product. ? There is risk of electric shock electric shock. ? There is risk of fire or electric shock. product damage. Do not plug or unplug the power supply plug to turn the ON/OFF unit When flammable gas leaks, turn off the gas and open for ventilation before turn the product on. . ? ? There is risk of fire or electric shock. Two or more people must lift and transport the product. ? Avoid personal injury. Keep level even when installing the product. It may cause Do not install the or To avoid vibration 4 or noise. Room Air Conditioner ? on the product. product where the Install the drain hose to ? noise disturb the neighborhoods. It may cause a problem for your and hence dispute. neighbors ensure that the condensed water is drained away properly. A bad connection may leakage. cause water Always check for gas (refrigerant) leakage after installation or repair of product. hot air from the outdoor unit could damage or ? corrosion window Do not use the telephone or turn switches on or off. There is risk of explosion or fire. Do not install the product where it will be exposed to sea wind (salt spray) directly. ? a ? Low refrigerant levels may cause failure of product. Safety Precautions Do not use the product for special purposes, preserving foods, works of art, etc. It is a consumer air conditioner, not a precision refrigeration system. such ? Do not block the inlet or outlet of air flow. Use There is risk of damage or loss of property. a harsh as soft cloth to clean. Do not water etc ? It may cause product failure. ? Do not touch the metal parts of the product when removing the air filter. Do not step on or put anyting on the product. (outdoor units) There is risk of personal injury. ? There is risk of personal injury shock, or damage plastic parts of the product. Always insert the filter securely after cleaning. Clean the filter every two weeks or more ? . There is risk of fire, electric to the use detergents, solvents or splashing and failure of ? A often if necessary. dirty filter reduces the efficiency. product. Do not insert hands or other objects through the air inlet or outlet while the product is operating. ? There cause unpacking and installing the product. sharp and moving parts that could personal injury. are Do not tilt the unit when uninstalling ? Be cautious when ? refrigerant gas leaks during the repair, do not touch the leakaing refrigerant gas. Sharp edges could cause injury. ? Do not mix air or gas other than the in the system removing or specified refrigerant used can spill The refrigernat gas can cause frostbite (cold burn) it. The condensed water inside If the ? . If air enters the refrigerant system, If the an refrigerant gas leaks during the installation, ventilate the area immediately. . ? Otherwise it can be harmfull for your health. excessively high pressure results, causing equipment damage or injury. Dismantling the unit, treatment of the refrigerant oil and eventual parts should control with Replace the all be done in accordance with local and Do not mix old and national standards. of the new same batteries liquid from the batteries gets onto There is risk of fire or a run long time when the humidity and a door or for is very a window is left open. ? or ? cause burns other health hazards. Do not drink the water drained from the ? Moisture may condense and wet furniture. Use product. a or It is not sanitary and could cause serious health issues. ? They may burn or explode. This could harm to your health. damage firm stool repairing ? in fire. Do not expose your skin or kids or plants to the cool or hot air draft. a high batteries have leaked. The chemicals in batteries could recharge or disassemble the dispose off batteries batteries. Do not or product failure. Do not let the air conditioner your skin or clothes, wash it well with clean water. Do not use the remote if the ? Do not type. different types of batteries. ? If the batteries in the remote new ones the or ladder when cleaning, maintaining or product at an height. Be careful and avoid personal injury. Owner's Manual 5 Electrical Safety Electrical ? This appliance must be Safety properly grounded. To minimize the risk of electric ? ? ? alway plug into a grounded oulet. grounding plug. Attaching the adapter ground terminal to the wall receptacle cover screw does not ground the appliance unless the cover screw is metal and not insulated, and the wall receptacle is grounded through the house wiring. If you have any doubt whether the air conditioner is properly grounded, have the wall receptacle and circuit checked by a qualified electrician. Do not cut or remove Temporary shock, you must prong from the power the Use of an Adapter strongly discourage the use of an adapter due to potential safety hazards. For temporary connections, only a genuine adapter, available from most local hardware stores. Ensure that the large slot in the adapter is aligned with the large slot in the receptacle for a proper polarity connection. To disconnect the power cord from the adapter, use one hand on each to avoid damaging the ground terminal. Avoid frequently unplugging the power cord as this can lead to eventual ground terminal damage. We use Never ? use the appliance with Temporary We a broken adapter. Use of an Extension Cord strongly discourage the use of an use only CSA certified and situations, extension cord due to UL listed 3-wire This appliance should be installed in accordance guide to help to explain product features. Symbols potential safety hazards. For temporary grounded extension cords, rated 15 A, 125 V. with national wiring regulations. 6 guide acts used in this Manual This symbol alerts you to the risk of electric shock. This symbol alerts you to hazards that may air conditioner. NOTE This This symbol Room Air Conditioner indicates special notes. cause harm to the as a Product Introduction Product Introduction Here is a brief introduction of the indoor and outdoor units. Please indoor unit see the information specific to your type. Indoor Units Standard Split Type Display panel LED indicators Air inlet Grille tab Plasma filter (Optional) Front grille ON/OFF button Air filter Air outlet Louvers Signal (Vertical blades) receiver Flap (Horizontal blade) Art Cool Type Display panel LED indicators Front Signal panel receiver Plasma filter Air filter ON/OFF button Power cord Air discharge Art Cool Type Wide Display panel LED indicators Plasma filter Air inlet Front panel Power cord Air filter Signal receiver ON/OFF button Air discharge Owner's Manual 7 Product Introduction Art Cool Deluxe(Type 1) Display panel LED indicators Art Cool Deluxe(Type 2) Display panel LCD indicators Air inlet Air inlet Air filter Plasma filter Plasma filter Air filter Air Air discharge Front Signal panel panel Power cord receiver ON/OFF button Power cord receiver Signal ON/OFF button Indication Operation the Lights up during : Lights up during sleep Energy-Saving Cooling Mode : Lights up during Energy-Saving Cooling Plasma : The function illustrates its Timer : Lights Lights Defrost mode : Lights Outdoor unit : Lights Sleep OUT DOOR Lamps : On/Off mode system operation, mode auto timer up during defrost mode up during outdoor unit up timer code and auto restart setting. operation.(non-Inverter Model) dynamic during during up error Mode mode Operation(Inverter by using a Model multiple lighting system. operation.(non-Inverter Model) operation or sleep mode auto operation (Inverter *hot start or operation (Heat operation. (Cooling Power Display : : Indicates the Lights mode Dehumidification Mode Auto Shape of display Setting temperature Hot start Standard operation: Stops setting temperature up to indicate the time of Operation Cooling, heating, model In defrost mode unit exchanger only) only) only) Too hot operation Hot the indoor fan in and operation cleaning the mode Comfortable mode. plasma filter. (Optional) Jet Cold heating operation Too cold Cool/Heat for minutes to Energy-saving cooling mode Test Auto operation clean prevent cold air from blowing stops heating operation for few minutes coils to maintain the to remove formation of ice on the heat efficiency. Outdoor Unit Air intake vents Connecting wires Refrigerant pipes Air outlet vents Base 8 Model pump model from unit. * only) operation Dust Indicator * discharge Front Room Air Conditioner plate Drain hose out Operating Instructions Instructions Operating How to insert the Batteries 1. Remove the battery cover by pulling it according to the arrow direction. 2. Insert batteries new installed making sure that the and (+) (-) of battery are correctly. 3. Reattach the cover by sliding it back into position. NOTE 1. Always use/replace both batteries of 2. If the system is batteries to 3. If the not to be used for save display their working same type. long time, a remove of remote controller starts, screen the life. fading replace both of the batteries. Wireless Remote Controller Maintenance 1. Choose a suitable place where its safe & easy to reach. 2. Fix the holder to wall etc with the screws supplied firmly. 3. Slide the remote controller inside the holder. NOTE 1. Remote controller should direct 2. Signal never be exposed to sunlight. transmitter & receiver should always clean for proper communication. Use cloth to clean them. a be soft 3. In case some other appliances also get operated with remote control, change their position or consult your serviceman. Operating 1. The signal Method receiver is inside the unit. 2. Aim the remote controller towards the unit to There should not be any blockage operate it. in between. Owner's Manual 9 Operating Instructions Wireless Remote Controller The controls will look like the 1. START/STOP BUTTON following. Signal Used to turn off/on the unit. transmitter 2. OPERATION MODE SELECTION BUTTON Used to select the mode. operation 3. ROOM TEMPERATURE SETTING BUTTONS Used to select the room temperature. 4. INDOOR FAN SPEED SELECTOR BUTTON Used to select fan speed in four steps low, medium, high and CHAOS. 5. JET COOL BUTTON Used to start 5 stop the speed cooling. or (It operates fan in super high speed in cooling mode) 6. CHAOS SWING BUTTON 1 Used to stop or start louver movement and set the desired up/down airflow direction. 6 3 7. ON/OFF TIMER BUTTONS Used to set the time of 4 and starting stopping operation. 10 2 8. TIME SETTING BUTTONS CANCEL 7 ON SET OFF AUTO CLEAN 11 Used to 9 12 8 17 19 13 18 adjust the time. 9. TIMER SET/CANCEL BUTTON Used to set and to cancel the timer operation. 10. SLEEP MODE AUTO BUTTON Used to set 14 15 sleep mode auto operation. 11. AIR CIRCULATION BUTTON 16 Used to circulate the room air without cooling or heating. ENERGY-SAVING COOLING MODE BUTTON (OPTIONAL) door Flip-up (opened) For inverter type models 12. ROOM TEMPERATURE CHECKING BUTTON Used to check the room temperature. 13. PLASMA Operation Mode BUTTON(OPTIONAL) start or stop the plasma-purification Used to function. Cooling Operation 14. HORIZONTAL AIRFLOW DIRECTION CONTROL BUTTON Auto Operation or Auto (OPTIONAL) Used to set the desired horizontal airflow direction. Changeover 15. RESET BUTTON Used Healthy Dehumidification Operation Used Cooling Model( ), Heat prior to using modes printed in blue at the bottom of buttons. Heating Operation ? prior to resetting time. 16. 2nd F BUTTON Pump Model( ) 17. AUTO CLEAN BUTTON(OPTIONAL) Used to set auto clean mode. In some models this button has control. a 2nd function of LED luminosity 18. HEATER BUTTON(OPTIONAL) (Not available in all models) 19. LCD LUMINOSITY NOTE To use button. Used to the functions Pressing LCD BUTTON(OPTIONAL) luminosity. in blue at the bottom of the buttons press 2 nd F button first and then the required function F button activates the blue printed function of the respective button. To cancel the function printed the 2 nd press the 2nd F button 10 adjust again else it will Room Air Conditioner automatically cancel if remains idle after 10 seconds. Operating Operation Instructions Mode Press the START/STOP BUTTON to 1 1 turn the unit on. The unit will respond with a beep. Open the door of the remote controller and press the operation mode button. Each time the button is pressed, the operation mode is shifted in the direction of the arrow. 2 3 4 2 ON Auto Healthy Changeover Dehumidification Cooling Auto Auto 3 For cooling or heating operation Heating (Heat pump model only) Operation (Cooling Only Model) Changeover (Heat Pump Model) set the desired indoor temperature by pressing the ROOM TEMPERATURE To raise the temperature To lower the temperature SETTING BUTTONS. For for 4 cooling the temperature can be set within 18°C~30°Cand heating the temperature range is 16°C~30°C. Set the fan speed with the remote controller. You can select the fan speed in four steps-low, medium, high and CHAOS by pressing the INDOOR FAN SPEED SELECTOR BUTTON. Each time the button is pressed, the fan speed CHAOS Air Natural wind by the CHAOS Fan speed is mode is shifted. on low. Fan speed is on medium. Fan speed is on high. logic For fresher feeling, press the INDOOR FAN SPEED SELECTOR BUTTON selector and set to CHAOS mode. In this mode, the wind blows like a natural breeze by automatically changing fan speed according to the CHAOS logic. Owner's Manual 11 Operating Instructions Healthy Dehumidification Operation During Healthy Dehumidification Operation If you select the dehumidification mode SELECTION Healthy Dehumidification BUTTON, the product on the OPERATION MODE starts to run the dehumidification function. It automatically sets the room temperature and airflow volume to the best condition for dehumidification, based on the sensed current room temperature. In this case, however, the setting temperature is not displayed on the remote controller and you are not able to control the room temperature either. During the healthy dehumidification function, the airflow volume is automatically set according to the optimization algorithm responding to the current room temperature status, so that the room condition is kept healthy and comfortable even in the very humid To run the healthy dehumidification (See operation mode) Auto season. mode follow steps 1, and 2 and 4 Operation (Cooling Only Model) operation mode the actual setting temperature and the fan speed automatically set by the electronic control logic based on the current room temperature. If you feel hot or cold press the temperature setting buttons respectively for more cooling or heating effect. In this are NOTE : setting temperature and the indoor fan operation mode. But you can use the Chaos swing in this operation. If the system is not operating as desired, switch manually to You cannot set the actual speed Auto in this another mode. To Auto run the auto operation follow steps 1, and 2. (See operation mode) Changeover Operation (Heat Pump Model) Auto operation basically is heating or cooling function of the air conditioner. But during this operation the controller changes the operation mode automatically to keep the temperature within ±2°C with respect to the setting temperature. Auto Changeover To 12 Room Air Conditioner run this operation follow steps 1, 2, 3, and 4. (See operation mode) Operating Jet Cool/Heat Instructions Operation Jet cool function can be used to cool the room quickly in hot summer. When this function is turned on, the air conditioner runs in cooling operation mode with super high fan speed and 18°C setting temperature for 30 minutes for fast and effective cooling. Similarly, jet heat function (available only in some models) warms up the room quickly by operating at super high fan speed and 30°C setting temperature for 60 minutes. You To can activate this operation by pressing the JET COOL BUTTON. change from jet cool mode to high fan speed cooling mode, press the INIDOOR FAN SPEED SELECTOR BUTTON or JET COOL BUTTON or the ROOM TERPERATURE SETTING BUTTON again. NOTE ? ? ? Jet cool function cannot be activated during heating or changeover operations. can use jet heat function by auto of Inverter, Art Cool and Art Cool Wide(non-Deluxe) model, you pressing JET COOL BUTTON for heating operation. In case Art Cool and Art Cool Wide models close the side cooling and discharges during jet cool/heat operation, for strong heating. NEO PLASMA Purification Operation (Optional) technology developed by LG to get rid of microscopic by generating a plasma of high charge electrons. This plasma kills and destroys the contaminants completely to provide clean and hygienic air. Plasma filter is a contaminants in the intake air Plasma purification can be started by pressing Repressing it will deactivate the operation. the PLASMA BUTTON on the remote controller. NOTE This feature can plasma filter is be used in any operation mode and any fan speed can be used while functioning. Auto Clean (Optional) During auto clean function, moistures left operation can be removed. AUTO CLEAN in indoor units after cooling operation or healthy dehumidification 1. Press the AUTO CLEAN BUTTON to activate this function. off, the indoor fan is still running for about 30 internally without cooling or dehumidification operation. Also the louver 2. Now whenever the unit is turned minutes is closed. 3. This dries up any remains of moisture & cleans the unit NOTE During can auto clean 4. If you press AUTO CLEAN BUTTON cancelled. function, only START/STOP internally. again during operation, this function is BUTTON, PLASMA BUTTON and AUTO CLEAN BUTTON be used. Owner's Manual 13 Operating Instructions Energy-Saving Cooling Mode (Optional) Energy-saving cooling mode can save energy in cooling and healthy dehumidification operation, because it operate efficiently by setting body-adaptation time according to the change of time and temperature and adjusting automatically desired temperature. can 1. Press the START/STOP BUTTON to start the unit. 2. Open the door on the remote controller. Select cooling operation or healthy dehumidification operation. 3. Press the ENERGY-SAVING COOLING MODE BUTTON. 4. To cancel the energy-saving cooling mode, press the ENERGY-SAVING again and unit will operate in previous mode(Cooling or healty dehumidification mode). COOLING MODEL BUTTON Display Luminosity (Optional) The Display Luminosity can be adjusted by using the remote control. start/stop button to start the unit. Open the door on the remote control, press the and, press display luminosity button. Display will be dark. Press the button again to set bright display. Press the Forced 2ndF button operation Operation procedures when the remote control can't be used. The operation will be started if the ON/OFF button is pressed. If you want to stop operation, re-press the button. ON/OFF button Cooling Heat pump Model Model Room Temp. ≥ 24°C2 1 °C ≤ Room Temp. < 24°C Room Temp. < 21°C Cooling Cooling Healthy Dehumidification Indoor FAN Speed High High High High Setting Temperature 22°C 22°C 23°C 24°C Operating Test mode operation the TEST OPERATION, the unit operates in temperature and resets in 18 minutes. During During test operation, if If you want to 1 "beep". use this If you want to stop the 14 Heating remote controller operation, signal is cooling high speed fan, regardless received, the unit operates as of room remote controller sets. Press and hold the ON/OFF button for 3~5seconds, then the buzzer sound operation, re-press the button. Room Air Conditioner mode at Operating Mode Sleep 1. Press the SLEEP MODE AUTO BUTTON to set the time when you want the unit to 2. The timer is The sleep programmed ? ? in one-hour increments by pressing the SLEEP stop automatically. MODE AUTO BUTTON 1 to 7 times. mode is available for 1 to 7 times. To alter the time 3. Instructions (In case of period in steps of 1 hour, press the SLEEP MODE AUTO BUTTON while aiming at air conditioner. non-Inverter Model) Make sure the sleep mode LED lights up. To cancel the sleep mode, press the SLEEP (In case of Inverter Model) Make sure the Timer LED lights up. To cancel the sleep mode, press the SLEEP MODE AUTO BUTTON several times until the sleep mode LED MODE AUTO BUTTON several times until the Timer LED lights lights off. off. NOTE ? ? sleep mode will operate indoor fan at slow speed in cooling mode and at medium speed in heating mode for pleasant sleep. Art Cool and Art Cool Wide (non-Deluxe) close the lower discharge partially in sleep mode for pleasant sleep. The In cooling mode or healthy dehumidification mode: setting temperature will rise automatically two times by 1°C over next consecutive 30 minutes (2°C comfortable sleep. Now this will be the final setting temperature as long as sleep mode is functioning. The Setting in 1 hour) for a the Current Time 1. Time can be set only when you press the RESET BUTTON. Having replacing the batteries, you should press the RESET BUTTON to reset the time. Press the Start/Stop button. 2. Press 2nd F button and check if icon is on. 3. Press the TIME SETTING BUTTONS until the desired time is set. CANCEL 4. Press the TIME SET/CANCEL BUTTON. SET NOTE Check the indicator for A.M. and P.M. Timer 1. Make Setting sure to set current time correctly the on display of the remote controller. ON OFF 2. Press 2nd F button. 3. Press the ON/OFF TIMER BUTTONS to turn timer on or off. 4. Press the TIME SETTING BUTTONS until the desired time is set. CANCEL 5. To set the selected time, press the TIMER SETTING BUTTONS aiming the remote controller at the SET signal receptor. To cancel the timer Check if setting CANCEL icon is off. Press the TIMER CANCEL BUTTON (The timer lamp on aiming the remote controller at the the air conditioner and the display will go signal receptor. SET off.) NOTE Select of the one Delay off timer following four types of Delay on operation. timer Delay off and on timer Delay on and off timer Owner's Manual 15 Operating Instructions Vertical / Horizontal Airflow Direction Control up/down airflow (Vertical airflow) can adjusted by using the remote controller. The be The (Optional) left/right(Horizontal airflow) by using the 1. Press the START/STOP BUTTON to start the can be adjusted remote control. 1. Press the START/STOP BUTTON to start the unit. unit. 2. Press the HORIZONTAL AIRFLOW 2. Press CHAOS SWING BUTTON. DIRECTION BUTTON. swing left right automatically. 3. The louvers will 3. The louvers will down 4. To swing automatically. stop the louver angle, press at up & 4. To desired a stop the louvers angle, again press at a & desired again. NOTE ? ? By pressing the CHAOS SWING BUTTON the horizontal air flow direction is changed automatically based on the chaos algorithm to distribute the air in the room evenly and at the same time to make the human body feel most comfortable as if enjoying natural breeze. Always use the remote controller to adjust the up and down air flow direction. Manually moving the vertical air flow direction louver by hand could damage the mechanism.When the unit is shut off, the up/down airflow direction louver will close the air outlet vent of the system. Air Circulation Mode This operation circulates the air without cooling or heating. It can by pressing the AIR CIRCULATION BUTTON. Once the air circulation is activated you can select the air speed by pressing the INDOOR FAN SPEED SELECTOR BUTTON. be activated NOTE CHAOS Air economizes power consumption and prevents overcooling. The fan speed is from high to low or vice versa, depending on the ambient temperature. automatically changed ? In case of inverter type models where there is PLASMA BUTTON. no AIR CIRCULATION BUTTON, air circulation operated by pressing the Auto Restart Function This function is useful in the situation of power failure. When power regains after a failure this feature restore the and the air conditioner will run in the same previous operating condition settings. NOTE This feature is enabled by factory default setting, but you can disable it by pressing the ON/OFF button for 6 seconds. The unit will beep twice and the indicator lamp(2) will blink 4 times. To enable it, press the button again for 6 seconds. The unit will beep twice and the indicator lamp(1) will blink 4 times. 16 Room Air Conditioner can be Maintenance and Service Maintenance and Service Before any maintenance, turn off the main power to the system, disconnect the circuit breaker and the power cord. performing unplug Indoor Unit Clean the unit with a soft dry cloth. Do not use any of these Water hotter than 40°C. It may Volatile substances. They may use bleach or abrasives. Never ? ? P o deformation and discoloration. damage the surface of the air conditioner. cause wder G asoline Air Filters The air filters behind the front cleaned remove model panel / grill should be checked and in every 2 weeks or more often if necessary. To the filters see the self explanatory diagrams for each once type. Clean the filters with a vacuum cleaner or warm soapy water. If dirt is not easily removed, wash with a solution of detergent in luke warm water. Dry well in shade after washing and reinstall the filters back in place. Plasma Filters The plasma filters cleaned remove model behind the air filter should be checked and in every 3 months or more often if necessary. To the filters see the self explanatory diagrams for each once type. Clean the filters with wash it with water and dry a vacuum well in shade an cleaner. If it is install back in dirty place. Deodorizer Filters Remove the deodorizer filters behind the air filter and expose sunlight for 2 hours. them in direct And then insert these filters into original position. Removal of Filters 1. Art Cool Type : grille bottom, after lifting out the filter tab a bit and take the filter out slowly. Remove the plasma filter as shown. After cleaning and drying well reinstall the filter and grille by matching the hook. Pull down the Front panel hook HookFront hanger panel Air filter Plasma filter The Type Wide : procedure of removal of filters Air filter 2. Art Cool Don't touch this plasma filter within is same as in Art Cool 10 seconds after opening Type model the inlet as grille, shown above. it may cause an electric shock. Owner's Manual 17 Maintenance and Service 3. Deluxe (Type 1): Open the upside of the panel and lift it up air filters. Then pull out the plasma filter as shown. The hooks of the panel will come off. Remove the Plasma filter Front panel Panel hook After cleaning and drying well reinstall the filters in their original position. 4. Deluxe (Type 2): Open the front panel as shown. Then pull the filter tab slightly forward to remove the air filter. After removing the air filter remove the plasma and deodorizer filter by slightly pulling forward. Plasma filter Front panel How to 1. Front Move use the front panel closing the link upward 5. Standard Split Type : panel 2. Front and close the front panel. panel removing Raise the link up to hook front panel forward. Two different methods to open the front panel based as below ; on hanger types and remove of air conditioner Type 1: Open the front panel as shown. Then pull the filter tab slightly forward to remove the air filter. After removing the air filter remove the plasma and deodorizer filter by slightly pulling forward. Deodorizer filter Plasma filter 18 Room Air Conditioner Maintenance and Service panel from both sides as shown. pull the filter tab slightly forward to remove the filter. After removing the the plasma and triple deodorizer filter by slightly pulling forward. 2: Pull the front Type Then air filter remove Deodorizer filter Plasma filter Don't touch this plasma filter within 10 seconds after opening the inlet grille, it may cause an electric shock. Outdoor Unit exchanger coils and panel vents of the outdoor clogged with dirt or soot, the heat exchanger and panel vents may be professionally steam cleaned. The heat unit should be checked regularly. If NOTE Dirty or clogged coils will reduce the operating efficiency of the system and higher operating cause costs. Operation Tips! Do not overcool the Keep room. blinds or curtains Keep the closed. good for the health electricity. This is not wastes and Do not let direct sunshine enter the is in Make sure that the Avoid shut as ensure a Ventilate the Use room high fan room. speed for effective and fast occasionally. cooling. Blockages as possible to keep the air in the and horizontal airflow direction to uniform temperature in the operation. regularly. doors and much temperature Adjust the vertical thight. opening windows when the air conditioner Clean the air filter doors and windows are room room uniform. cool room. in the air filter Since windows are kept good idea reduce the airflow and closed, it is lower cooling and dehumidifying effects. to open them and Clean at least and ten. once a ventilate the every The unit gives its rated cooling capacity when the fan speed is high. room now two weeks. Self-Diagnosis This unit has an inbuilt Function error diagnosis capability. Please contact your serviceman/dealer in such Error Display LED ( sec 3 sec 3 Unit LED( ) will blink in case if thermistor fails. situation ) (once) 3 a Check Point ? Indoor room ? Indoor pipe temperature temperature thermistor open/short. thermistor open/short. sec Owner's Manual 19 Maintenance and Service Troubleshooting Tips! Save The air conditioner may be Problem time and operating abnormally What To Do ? unplugged. Air ? Power failure. ? High voltage. ? ? Airflow is restricted. ? The air filter is The conditioner does not cool as it should dirty. may have been hot. room escaping. ? might be any source in the room. Call the service ? temperature settings. There heating Check the house fuse/circuit breaker box replace the fuse or reset the breaker. If power failure occurs, turn the mode control to OFF. When power is restored, wait 3 minutes to restart the air conditioner to prevent tripping of the compressor overload. If the voltage is unusually very the circuit Breaker will trip. high abnormal such or Clean the filter at least every 2 weeks. See the Maintenance and Service section. When the air conditioner is first turned on, you need to allow time for the room to cool 2. Main power cord is too hot or 3. Error code is self generated by 4. Water leaks from indoor unit breaker Check for open furnace floor cold air returns. ? Make ? Check and the sure they are remove using registers correct. such turn it source or the air conditioner. etc. happen. Stop restart the the unit and system in such cases. damaged. diagnosis. even (safety, earth) if the or humidity is low. fuse fails to work properly User must carry routine checkup & cleaning to avoid unit's poor performance. In case of special situation, the job must be carried out by service person only. Room Air Conditioner and following situations burning smell, loud noise to repair by yourself or as try 20 low or Make sure there are no curtains, blinds, furniture blocking the front of the air conditioner. off while immediately in turn the breaker off. Never Any switch, the air conditioner plug is into the outlet. down. Cold air is Check the 5. sure and conditioner does not start Air Make pushed completely The fuse is blown/circuit breaker is tripped. Anything when: Possible Causes The air conditioner is 1. money!