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features of your new
air conditioner
• Cool Summer Offer
On those hot sweltering summer days and long restless nights, there is no better escape
from the heat than the cool comforts of home. Your new air conditioner brings an end to
exhausting hot summer days and lets you rest. Beat the heat with your own air conditioner
this summer.
• Look for Everywhere
The elegant and harmonious design gives priority to the esthetics of your space and
complements any of your existing interior décor. With its soft color and rounded-edge shape,
the new air conditioner adds class to any room. Enjoy what your air conditioner offers both
functionally and esthetically.
•
function
function allows you to set a comfortable sleep temperature while saving energy
and having sound sleep.
For easy future reference write the model and serial number
down. You can find your model number on the bottom side
of the air conditioner.
Model #
Serial #
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safety information
To prevent electric shock, disconnect the power before servicing, cleaning, and installing the air conditioner.
SAFETY INFORMATION
Before using your new air conditioner, please read this manual thoroughly to ensure that you know how to
safely and efficiently operate the extensive features and functions of your new appliance.
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Because the following operating instructions cover various models, the characteristics of your air
conditioner may differ slightly from those described in this manual. If you have any questions, call your
nearest contact center or find help and information online at www.samsung.com.
Important safety symbols and precautions:
WARNING
CAUTION
CAUTION
Hazards or unsafe practices that may result in severe personal injury or
death.
Hazards or unsafe practices that may result in minor personal injury or
property damage.
To reduce the risk of fire, explosion, electric shock, or personal injury when
using your air conditioner, follow these basic safety precautions:
Do NOT attempt.
Do NOT disassemble.
Do NOT touch.
Follow directions carefully.
Unplug the power plug from the wall socket.
Make sure the machine is grounded to prevent electric shock.
Call the contact center for help.
Note.
These warning signs are here to prevent injury to you and others.
Please follow them carefully.
After reading this section, keep it in a safe place for future reference.
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WARNING
SEVERE WARNING SIGNS
Do not place the air conditioner near hazardous substances or equipment
that releases free flames to avoid fire, explosions or injuries.
• Potential risk of fire hazard or explosion.
Do not install the outdoor unit at an unstable place or elevated surface
where there is potential risk of falling.
• If the outdoor unit falls, it may cause personal injury or loss of property.
Failure or damage may occur if any changes or modification that is not
stated in the installation manual was performed. In this case, user will be
responsible for the repair expenses.
Install the air conditioner away from direct exposure to sunlight, heating
apparatus, and humid places.
• Hang curtains on windows to boost cooling efficiency and to avoid the risk of electric
shock.
Do not cut the power plug and connect to a different power cable.
Do not yank the power cable and touch the power plug with hands.
• Potential risk of fire or electric shock.
Never use a damaged or dusted power plug, power cable, or loosened
power receptacle.
• Potential risk of fire or electric shock.
Install an exclusive circuit breaker and short-circuit breaker for the air
conditioner.
• Potential risk of electric shock or fire.
Do not insert anything such as fingers or branches into the air conditioner
vents while the air conditioner is running.
• Keep the children away from the air conditioner to prevent them from putting their finger
on the air conditioner. Potential risk of personal injury.
Ensure no water gets into the air conditioner.
• Potential risk or electric shock.
• If the water gets into the air conditioner, stop and unplug the power source immediately.
Turn off the air conditioner using the provided remote control or control
accessory (if provided). Do not unplug to turn off the unit (unless there is an
immediate danger).
Do not run the air conditioner for an extended period of time in a room with
the door closed or with babies, elderly or disabled people.
• Open the door or windows to ventilate your room at least once an hour to prevent oxygen
shortage.
The air conditioner is composed of moving parts. Keep children away from
the unit to avoid physical injury.
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Make sure that children take precautions against access to the air
conditioner and they do not play with the unit.
Do not clean the interior of air conditioner on your own.
• You may damage the parts which can cause electric shock or fire.
• Consult contact center for cleaning the interior of the air conditioner.
Do not connect the air conditioner with heating apparatus or attempt to
disassemble, remodel or repair it yourself.
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• Potential risk of malfunction, electric shock or fire. If repairs are needed, consult the
contact center.
Consult the place of purchase or contact center to install, reinstall or
disassemble the air conditioner.
• Improper installation carries a risk of unit malfunction, water leakage, electric shock or fire.
• If installing in specialty areas, such as a factory complex or saline coastal area, consult
the place of purchase or contact center for specific installation details.
• The units must be installed according to distances declared, in order to permit
accessibility from each side, either to guarantee correct operation of maintenance or
repairing products. The unit’s parts must be reachable and removable completely under
safety condition (for people or things).
Consult a dealer regarding the appropriate measures to prevent the
allowable concentration from being exceeded.
• If the refrigerant leaks, and cause the concentration limit to be exceeded, hazards due to
lack of oxygen in the room may result.
If the indoor unit gets wet, turn the power off immediately and call your
nearest contact center.
• Potential risk of fire or electric shock.
Always make sure that the power supply is compliant with current safety
standards. Always install the air conditioner in compliance with current local
safety standards.
Verify that the voltage and frequency of the power supply comply with the
specifications and that the installed power is sufficient to ensure the operation
of any other domestic appliance connected to the same electric lines.
Use a rated circuit breaker only.
• Never use steel wires or copper wires as a circuit breaker. It may cause fire or unit
malfunctions.
Do not put undue stress or place heavy object on the power cable.
Do not bend the power cable excessively.
• Potential risk of fire or electric shock.
To protect the product from water and possible shock, you should keep the
power cable and the connection cord of the indoor and outdoor units in the
protection tube.
When opening or closing the front panel, use a stable stool and watch your
steps carefully.
Disconnect the air conditioner from power supply before it is repaired or
disassembled.
Clean the air conditioner after the inner fan stops operating.
• Potential risk of injury or electric shock.
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WARNING
SEVERE WARNING SIGNS (CONT’D)
Use a receptacle that has a ground terminal. The receptacle must be used
exclusively for the air conditioner.
• Improper electrical grounding may cause electric shock or fire.
Be sure to ground the unit. Do not connect the ground wire to gas or water
pipes, lighting rods, or telephone grounding lines.
• If the unit is not properly grounded, electric shock may result.
If you smell burning plastic, hear strange sounds, or see smoke coming from
the unit, unplug the air conditioner immediately and call a contact center.
• Potential risk of fire or electric shock.
CAUTION
CAUTION SIGNS
Do not block or place items in front of the air conditioner. Do not step, hang
onto, or place heavy items on the air conditioner.
• Potential risk of personal injury.
If failure or damage occurs on the conditions of improper use not followed
by the installation manual, there will be an extra labor charge for installing
and construction.
• Potential risk of malfunction, electric shock or fire if repairs or installations are attempted
by a non-qualified service technician.
Do not spray flammable gases such as insecticide near the air conditioner.
• Potential risk of electric shock, fire or unit malfunction.
Do not open the front grille during operation.
• Potential risk of electric shock or unit malfunction.
Cool air should not flow directly towards people, pets, and plants.
• It is harmful to your health, pets, and plants.
Do not drink drain water coming out of the air conditioner.
• Potential risk of health hazard.
Do not allow children to climb on the air conditioner.
Do not use the air conditioner as a cooling precision instrument for food,
pets, plants, cosmetics or machinery.
Do not pull or give excessive shock to the air conditioner.
• Potential risk of fire, or unit malfunction and there are risk of personal injury because unit
may fall down.
Do not spray water directly on the air conditioner or use benzene, thinner or
alcohol to clean the surface of the unit.
• Potential risk of electric shock or fire.
• Potential risk of damage to the air conditioner.
Do not place any objects, especially containers with liquid.
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Do not touch the pipe connected to the air conditioner.
Install the indoor unit away from lighting apparatus using the ballast.
• If you use the wireless remote control, reception error may occur due to the ballast of the
lighting apparatus.
Install the outdoor unit where operating noise and vibration will not disturb
your neighbor and in a well-ventilated area with no obstacle.
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• Potential risk of malfunction.
• Operating noise may disturb your neighbor.
Make sure that there are no obstacles or covers that block the air
conditioner.
Allow sufficient space for air circulation.
• Insufficient ventilation may result in poor performance.
If the power cable is damaged, the manufacturer or a qualified service
technician must replace it.
If a power outage occurs while the air conditioner is working, turn off the
power source immediately.
Max current is measured according to IEC standard for safety and current is
measured according to ISO standard for energy efficiency.
Check for damage on delivery. If damaged, do not install the air conditioner
and call the place of purchase immediately.
Keep indoor temperatures stable and not extremely cold, especially where
there are children, elderly or disabled people.
The packaging material and used batteries of the remote controller (optional)
must be disposed of in accordance with the national standards.
The refrigerant used in the air conditioner must be treated as chemical
waste. Dispose the refrigerant following national standards.
Have a qualified service technician install the air conditioner and perform a
trial operation.
Firmly connect the drain hose to the air conditioner for proper water
drainage.
Check for damages on the outdoor unit installation pad at least once a year.
• Potential risk of personal injury or property loss.
When using a wireless remote control, the distance should not be more than
7 meters from the air conditioner.
If the remote control is not used for a long period of time, remove the
batteries to prevent leakage of electrolyte.
When cleaning the outdoor unit, touch the heat exchanger radiator fins with
extreme care.
• Wearing thick gloves can protect your hands.
Make sure that the condensed water dripping from the drain hose runs out
properly and safely.
The 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:
Young children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play with the
appliance.
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CAUTION
CAUTION SIGNS (CONT’D)
Inspect the condition, electric connections, pipes and external case of the
air conditioner regularly by a qualified service technician.
Do not open doors and windows in the room being cooled during operation
unless necessary.
Do not block the air conditioner vents. If objects block the air flow, it may
cause unit malfunction or poor performance.
Make sure there are no obstacles under the indoor unit.
• Potential risk of fire or loss of property.
The air conditioner should be used only for the applications for which it has
been designed: the indoor unit is not suitable to be installed in areas used
for laundry.
Our units must be installed in compliance with the spaces indicated in the
installation manual to ensure either accessibility from both sides or ability to
perform routine maintenance and repairs. The units’ components must be
accessible and that can be disassembled in conditions of complete safety
either for people or things.
For this reason, where it is not observed as indicated into the Installation
Manual, the cost necessary to reach and repair the unit (in safety, as
required by current regulations in force) with slings, trucks, scaffolding or
any other means of elevation won’t be considered in-warranty and charged
to end user.
Ensure the off-on and protection switches are properly installed.
Do not use the air conditioner if damaged. If problems occur, immediately
stop operation and disconnect the plug from the power supply.
If the air conditioner will not be used for an extended period of time (for
example, over several months), unplug the power from the wall.
Call the place of purchase or a contact center if repairs are needed.
• Potential risk of fire or electric shock if disassembly or repairs are attempted by a
non-qualified service technician.
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contents
VIEWING YOUR AIR CONDITIONER
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USING ADVANCED FUNCTIONS
19
CLEANING AND MAINTAINING
THE AIR CONDITIONER
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APPENDIX
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Checking the indoor unit and display
Main parts
Display
Opening the front panel
Power button and Room temperature sensor
Checking the outdoor unit
Checking the remote control
Remote control display
Using the remote control
Inserting the batteries
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OPERATING BASIC FUNCTION
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14 Turning the air conditioner on and off
14 Selecting operation mode
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Auto
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Cool
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Dry
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Fan
18 Adjusting the air flow direction
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Vertical air flow
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Horizontal air flow
19 Using the Turbo function
20 Setting timer
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On timer
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Off timer
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Combining On timer and Off timer
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mode
Temperature changes in
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25 Using the Smart Saver function
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mode
Cleaning the exterior
Cleaning the filter
Air filter
Bio filter
Replacing the filter
Deodorizing filter
Maintaining your air conditioner
Periodical checks
Internal protections via the unit control system
30 Troubleshooting
31 Operation ranges
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viewing your air conditioner
Congratulations on the purchase of the air conditioner. We hope you enjoy the features of your air
conditioner and stay cool or warm with optimal efficiency.
Please read the user manual to get started and to make the best use of the air conditioner.
CHECKING THE INDOOR UNIT AND DISPLAY
Carefully unpack your air conditioner and check the indoor unit to make sure it is not damaged.
Main parts
Air filter(under the panel)
Air intake
Air flow blade
(up and down)
Blade pin lever
Air flow blade
(left and right)
Display
Remote control receiver
Operation indicator
Timer indicator
Smart Saver indicator
Power
button
Your air conditioner may slightly look different from illustration shown above depending on
your model.
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OPENING THE FRONT PANEL
Tightly grab front side of the front panel and lift up the panel to open. Then slightly push the panel up until
the panel is hanged over the hooks of the unit.
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Power button and Room temperature sensor
You may find the Power
button on the right bottom side of the air conditioner. If the front
panel is open, you can check the room temperature sensor.
button.
You can turn on the air conditioner without the remote control by pressing the Power
The room temperature sensor measures indoor room temperature.
Make sure room temperature does not get damaged.
CAUTION
Room temperature
sensor
Power
button
CHECKING THE OUTDOOR UNIT
AS30U Series
AS36U Series
Air Inlet (Rear)
Air Inlet (Rear)
Connection Valve
Connection Valve
Air Outlet
Air Outlet
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CHECKING THE REMOTE CONTROL
You can activate the air conditioner by pointing the remote control away from it. When using the remote
control, always point it directly at the air conditioner.
Remote control display
Turbo
Power
Turn on/off the air conditioner.
Mode
Set one of the 5 operating modes
(see pages 14~17 for instructions).
Fan  
Adjust how much air flows
through the air conditioner with
the 4 different fan speeds such as
Auto/Low/Medium/High.
Smart Saver
Less energy usage makes your
space cool between the temperature
range of 24ºC~30ºC.
On Timer
Set the On Timer on.
Adjust the timer for on timer.
Operate in auto fan speed to
cool/warm quickly.
Air swing
Activate/Deactivate air flow blade
movement automatically up and down.
Temp 
Increase/Decrease the temperature by 1˚C.
Set the
mode on.
Set/Cancel
Set/Cancel the timer/
mode.
Off Timer
Set the Off Timer on.
Adjust the timer for off timer.
When you press the button, a short beep will sound and a transmit indicator(
on the remote control display.
) appears
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Remote control display
Operation mode
indicator
On Timer indicator
Set temperature/
time indicator
indicator
Off Timer indicator
Transmit indicator
Low battery indicator
Turbo indicator
Auto (Turbo)
Smart Saver indicator
Low
Medium
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Fan speed indicator
Air swing indicator
High
Using the remote control
• Point the remote control towards the remote control receiver of the indoor unit (see page
10 to find the location of remote control receiver).
• When you properly press the button on the remote control, you will hear beep sound from
the indoor unit.
• The signal may not be received well of electronic lighting style fluorescent lamps
such as inverter fluorescent lamps are in the same space.
• If other electrical products operate by the remote control, call your nearest contact center.
Inserting the batteries
1. Push the lever as arrow
indicates on the rear side
of the remote control and
pull up.
2. Insert two AAA batteries. 3. Close the cover by place it
back to its original position.
Check and match the “+” and
You should hear click sound
“-” signs accordingly. Make
sure you have inserted the
when the cover is locked
properly.
batteries in correct position.
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TURNING THE AIR CONDITIONER ON AND OFF
Press the Power
button on the remote control.
You will hear a beep and the air flow blade will move up and down
automatically when the air conditioner is properly on.
The air conditioner will operate in the most recent operation mode
used or Auto mode.
When you turn off the air conditioner, air flow blade will stop moving
and remain closed.
Turning on/off your air conditioner without the remote control.
You can operate your air conditioner by pressing the Power
air conditioner.
button on the right bottom side of the
SELECTING OPERATION MODE
Auto
In Auto mode, the air conditioner will automatically set the temperature and fan speed depending
on the room temperature detected by the room temperature sensor.
1. Turn on the air conditioner.
Press the Power
button on the remote control.
2. Set the operating mode.
Press the Mode button on the remote control until
Auto mode and Auto fan speed indicator appear on the
remote control display.
The air conditioner will automatically set the operation
mode to Cool depends on the room temperature.
Each time you press the Mode button, the mode will
change in order of Auto, Cool, Dry and Fan.
3. Adjust the temperature (if you need to increase or
decrease the room temperature).
Press the Temp or button on the remote control
to increase or decrease the desired temperature.
You can set the desired temperature between the
range of 16˚C~30˚C.
You can increase/decrease the temperature by 1˚C.
• While the air conditioner is already operating in another mode, press the Mode button
until Auto mode indicator appears on the remote control display.
• When you are using the remote control, make sure correct indicator which matches your
selection appears on the remote control display.
• Air flow can be adjusted manually (see page 18 for instructions).
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Cool
In Cool mode, the air conditioner will cool your room. You can adjust the temperature and the fan
speed to feel cooler in hot season.
1. Turn on the air conditioner.
Press the Power
button on the remote control.
2. Set the operating mode.
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Press the Mode button on the remote control until
Cool mode indicator appears on the remote control
display.
The air conditioner operates in Cool mode and it will
lower the temperature in your room.
Each time you press the Mode button, the mode will
change in order of Auto, Cool, Dry and Fan.
3. Set the temperature.
Press the Temp or  button on the remote control
to increase or decrease the desired temperature.
You can set the desired temperature between
the range of 16˚C~30˚C.
You can increase/decrease the temperature by 1˚C.
4. Set the fan speed.
Press the Fan  or  button on the remote control to
set the desired fan speed.
If room temperature reaches desired value, the air
conditioner will shut off cooling for a while and just the
fan runs.
Each time you press the Fan  or  button,
fan speed will change in order of Auto, Low, Medium
and High.
• While you are using the remote control, make sure correct indicator which matches your
selection appears on the remote control display.
• Air flow can be adjusted manually (see page 18 for instructions).
• If current outside temperatures are much higher than the selected indoor temperature,
it may take time to bring the inner temperature to the desired coolness.
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SELECTING OPERATION MODE
Dry
The air conditioner in Dry mode acts like a dehumidifier by removing moisture from the indoor air.
Dry mode makes the air feel refreshing in a humid climate.
1. Turn on the air conditioner.
Press the Power
button on the remote control.
2. Set the operating mode.
Press the Mode button on the remote control until
Dry mode indicator appears on the remote control
display.
The air conditioner operates in Dry mode and
automatically adjust the fan speed to Auto.
Each time you press the Mode button, the mode will
change in order of Auto, Cool, Dry and Fan.
3. Set the temperature.
Press the Temp or  button on the remote control
to increase or decrease the desired temperature.
You can set the desired temperature between
the range of 18˚C~30˚C.
You can increase/decrease the temperature by 1˚C.
• While you are using the remote control, make sure correct indicator which matches your
selection appears on the remote control display.
• Air flow can be adjusted manually (see page 18 for instructions).
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Fan
Fan mode can be selected to ventilate your room. Fan mode will be helpful to refresh the stale air
in your room.
1. Turn on the air conditioner.
Press the Power
button on the remote control.
2. Set the operating mode.
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Press the Mode button on the remote control until
Fan mode indicator appears on the remote control
display.
The air conditioner operates in Fan mode and circulate
the indoor air.
Each time you press the Mode button, the mode will
change in order of Auto, Cool, Dry and Fan.
3. Set the fan speed.
Press the Fan  or  button on the remote control to
set the desired fan speed.
Each time you press the Fan  or  button, fan
speed will change in order of Low, Medium and High.
• While you are using the remote control, make sure correct indicator which matches your
selection appears on the remote control display.
• Air flow can be adjusted manually (see page 18 for instructions).
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ADJUSTING THE AIR FLOW DIRECTION
Air flow can be directed to your desired position.
Vertical air flow
Air flow blades move up and down.
1. Press the Air swing
button on the remote control.
Air swing indicator will be on and air flow blades move up and down continuously to circulate
the air.
Press the Air swing
constant position.
button on the remote control again, to keep the air flow direction in a
Horizontal air flow
Make sure one of the blade pin lever that stick out of the air flow blades are not broken.
1. Move the blade pin lever left or right to keep the air flow direction in a constant position you
prefer.
Blade pin lever
CAUTION
Be extremely careful with your fingers while adjusting the Horizontal air flow direction.
There is a potential risk of personal injury when the unit is mishandled.
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USING THE TURBO FUNCTION
Turbo function will be helpful to cool your room quickly and effectively by operating at the maximum fan
speed for 30 minutes.
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1. Turn on the air conditioner.
Press the Power
button on the remote control.
2. Set the operating mode.
Press the Turbo
button on the remote control until
Turbo indicator appears on the remote control display.
The air conditioner operates in Auto fan speed and
automatically adjusts the temperature according to the
current room temperature. The unit operates for
30 minutes and then operates in last used mode, or in
Auto mode if Dry/Fan mode is most recent mode used.
Turbo function is only available in Auto/Cool mode. If Turbo function is selected in Dry/Fan
mode, operating mode changes to Auto.
To deactivate Turbo function
1. Press the Turbo
button on the remote control while Turbo function is on.
The air conditioner operates in last used mode, or in Auto mode if Dry/Fan mode is most
recent mode used.
• While you are using the remote control, make sure corresponding indicator appears on
the remote control display.
• Temperature/Fan speed cannot be adjusted while using this function.
• Air flow can be adjusted manually (see page 18 for instructions).
• If you press the Mode button while the Turbo function is on, it will cancel the function.
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SETTING TIMER
This advanced Timer function allows you to turn on/off your air conditioner automatically even when you are
away. Simply set the time and your air conditioner will turn on/off automatically.
On Timer
This function allows you to turn on the air conditioner automatically within the time range of
24 hours. On timer is available while your air conditioner is off.
1. Press the On Timer button on the remote control.
On timer indicator blinks on the remote control display.
2. Set the time you want the air conditioner to turn on
automatically.
Press the On Timer button on the remote control to
change the time setting while On timer indicator is
blinking.
You can set the time up to 24 hours, increasing in
30 minute unit up to first 3 hours and in hourly unit after
first 3 hours.
3. Press the Set/Cancel button on the remote control to active it on.
The remote control display will show the hour(s) you have set for 3 seconds and
set desired temperature will display.
The air conditioner will operate automatically at set time and then On timer indicator
stops blinking and stays on. If On timer is not set within 10 seconds, the air conditioner
will end setting.
4. Set the operating mode.
Press the Mode button on the remote control until the
desired mode appears on the remote control display.
The air conditioner will operate in the mode you set.
On timer function is available in Auto/Cool/Dry/Fan
mode.
• Temperature can also be adjusted (see step 3 on page 14 for instructions).
• All the indicators other than On Timer indicator will disappear approximately after
10 seconds after the setup.
• When the On Timer setting is done, you can press the On Timer button again to change
the preset time. Press the On Timer button to change time setting and then press the
Set/Cancel button to active it on.
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To deactivate the On Timer
1. Press the Set/Cancel button on the remote control while On Timer is on.
On timer you set will be canceled and On timer indicator will disappear.
Off Timer
This function allows you to turn off the air conditioner automatically within the time range of
24 hours. Off timer is available while your air conditioner is on.
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1. Press the Off Timer button on the remote control.
Off timer indicator blinks on the remote control display.
2. Set the time you want the air conditioner to turn off
automatically.
Press the Off Timer button on the remote control to
change the time setting while Off timer indicator is
blinking.
You can set the time up to 24 hours, increasing in
30 minute unit up to first 3 hours and in hourly unit after
first 3 hours.
3. Press the Set/Cancel button on the remote control to active it on.
The remote control display will show the hour(s) you have set for 3 seconds and
set desired temperature will display.
The air conditioner will operate automatically at set time and then Off timer indicator
stops blinking and stays on. If Off timer is not set within 10 seconds, the air conditioner
will end setting.
• When the Off Timer setting is done, you can press the Off Timer button again to change
the preset time.
Press the Off Timer button to change the time setting and then press the
Set/Cancel button to active it on.
• You can combine Off timer function with On timer function to turn on and then off the air
conditioner at the desired time (see page 22 for instructions).
To deactivate the Off Timer
1. Press the Set/Cancel button on the remote control while Off Timer is on.
Off timer you set will be canceled and Off timer indicator will disappear.
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SETTING TIMER
Combining On Timer and Off Timer
You can combine the On timer and Off timer together for more convenient use of the timer
function.
1. Set the On timer.
Press the On Timer button.
Set the time with On Timer button.
Press Set/Cancel button to activate the On timer.
See page 20 for more detail instructions on setting
On timer.
2. Set the Off timer.
Press the Off Timer button.
Set the time with Off Timer button.
Press Set/Cancel button to activate the Off timer.
When you set the time, there can be two possible options:
Preset time of On Timer is shorter than Off Timer
The air conditioner will turn on and then off
automatically. Set up should be done while the air
conditioner is off.
ex.) If the preset time of the On Timer is 3 hours and
the Off Timer is 5 hours, the air conditioner will turn on
after 3 hours from the moment you have set the timer.
Your air conditioner will remain on for 2 hours and then
turn off automatically.
Preset time of On Timer is longer than Off Timer
The air conditioner will turn off and then on
automatically. Set up should be done while the air
conditioner is operating.
ex.) If the preset time of the On Timer is 3 hours and
the Off Timer is 1 hour, the air conditioner will turn off
an hour after the moment you have set the timer.
Your air conditioner will remain off for two hours and
then it will turn on automatically.
See page 21 for more detail instructions on setting Off timer.
To deactivate the timer combination
1. Press the Set/Cancel button on the remote control while timer combination is on.
Both of the On and Off timer will be canceled and the indicators will disappear.
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mode
mode allows you to set a comfortable sleep temperature while saving energy and
having sound sleep.
mode can be set up when the air conditioner is on.
1. Set the operating mode.
Press the Mode button on the remote control until
Cool appears on the remote control display.
ENGLISH
is only available in Cool mode.
2. Press the
button on the remote control.
indicator appears and Off timer indicator
starts blinking on the remote control display.
3. Set the length of time you want the air conditioner to
stay on.
Default
time is set to 8 hours.
Press
button on the remote control to
change the time setting while Off timer indicator is
blinking.
You can set the time up to 12 hours, increasing in
30 minute unit up to first 3 hours and in hourly unit after
first 3 hours.
4. Press the Set/Cancel button on the remote control to active it
on.
The remote control display will show the hour(s) you
have set for 3 seconds and set desired temperature
will display.
When the set time has elapsed, the air conditioner will
automatically turn off and then
indicator disappears.
If
mode is not set within 10 seconds, the air conditioner will end setting.
• Temperature can be adjusted and the air conditioner automatically adjusts the Fan
speed/Air swing after setting
in Cool mode.
• If you press the Mode button while the
mode is on, it will cancel the mode.
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SETTING TIMER
Temperature changes in
mode
To prevent excessive cooling during sleep, the
mode automatically modifies the
temperature setting in accordance with the time setting. Temperature and air current change
mode,
according to the three stages; Fall asleep, Sound sleep, and Wake up from
and then the air conditioner will automatically turn off when the set time has elapsed.
prevents you from having difficulty sleeping in summer/winter night.
Three stage
•Fall asleep : Eases you into sleep by dropping the temperature.
•Sound sleep : Relaxes your body and raises your temperature slightly.
•Wake up from
mode :
Allows you to wake up from comfortable intermittent air and it makes you feel refresh.
• Set Off timer in
mode over 5 hours. You feel disturbed sleep if the
is set too short or long because the default is set to 8-hour-operation.
• If the
mode is set less than 4 hours, the operation will stop at the set time.
If the
mode is set over 5 hours, it will run as Wake up stage for the last one
hour before stop.
• Recommended set temperature is between 25˚C~27˚C for cooling.
To deactivate
mode
1. Press the Set/Cancel button on the remote control while
mode you set will be canceled and
mode is on.
indicator will disappear.
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USING THE SMART SAVER FUNCTION
This function will set the temperature range limit to help you save energy while the air conditioner is operating
in Cool mode.
1. Press the Smart Saver button on the remote control
while the air conditioner is operating in Cool mode.
ENGLISH
Smart Saver indicator and air swing indicator appears
automatically on the remote control display.
The air flow blades move up and down.
If the current set temperature is lower than 24ºC, it will
automatically raise to 24ºC.
• Smart Saver function is only available in Cool mode.
• When Smart Saver function is activated, temperature range will be limited to 24ºC~30ºC.
• If the desired temperature is lower than 24ºC, turn off the Smart Saver function by
pressing the Smart Saver button again.
• Temperature/Fan speed can also be adjusted (see step 3~4 on page 15 for instructions).
• Air flow can be adjusted manually (see page 18 for instructions).
• If you press the Mode button while the Smart Saver function is on, it will cancel the
function.
To deactivate the Smart Saving function.
1. Press the Smart Saver button on the remote control while Smart Saver function is on.
Smart Saver function you set will be canceled and Smart Saver indicator will disappear on
the remote control display.
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cleaning and maintaining the
air conditioner
Make sure the power is turned off and unplugged from the wall socket when cleaning the air
conditioner.
If system contains 3 kg or more of fluorinated greenhouse gases. In this case, it has to be checked for
leakage at least once every 12 months, according to regulation n°842/2006. This activity has to be covered
by qualified personnel only.
In the case above, a maintenance book has to be available for each unit installed.
CAUTION
CLEANING THE EXTERIOR
1. Wipe the surface of the unit with a slightly wet or dry
cloth when needed.
Do not use Benzene, Thinner or CloroxTM.
CAUTION They may damage the surface of the air conditioner
and can create a risk of fire.
CLEANING THE FILTER
When cleaning the filter, make sure to unplug the power from the unit. No special tools are needed to clean it.
Air filter
Washable foam based air filter captures large particles from the air. The filter is cleaned with a
vacuum or by hand washing.
1. Open the front panel.
Tightly grab front side of the front panel and lift up the panel to open. Then slightly push the
panel up until the panel is hanged over the hooks of the unit.
2. Grab the handle and lift it up. Then, pull the Air filter towards you and slide it down.
Air filter
3. Clean the Air filter with a vacuum cleaner or soft brush. If dust is too heavy, then rinse it with
running water and dry it in a ventilated area.
• For the best conditions, repeat every two weeks.
• If the Air filter dries in a confined(or humid) area, odors may generate. If it occurs,
re-clean and dry it in a well-ventilated area.
4. Insert the Air filter back in its original position.
5. Close the front panel.
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cleaning and maintaining the
air conditioner
Bio filter
ENGLISH
Washable foam based Bio filter leads to reduction in allergens that thrive in polluted air.
The filter is cleaned with a vacuum or by hand washing.
1. Open the front panel.
Tightly grab front side of the front panel and lift up the panel to open.
Then slightly push the panel up until the panel is hanged over the hooks of the unit.
Air filter
2. Remove the Air filter.
Grab the handle and lift it up. Then, pull the Air filter towards you and slide it down.
3. Slide the Bio filter(color in sky-blue) out to remove it from the slot.
Bio filter (sky-blue)
Bio filter can be placed in any 4 slots beneath the air filter.
4. Clean the Bio filter with a vacuum cleaner or soft brush. Then rinse it with running water and
dry it in a ventilated area.
5. Install the Bio filter back in position.
6. Close the front panel.
Clean the Bio filter every 3 months. The cleaning term may differ on usage and
environmental conditions.
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REPLACING THE FILTER
Replacement filter may be purchased from the retail store or ordered from the dealer where you purchased
the unit. If you cannot find one, please call a contact center.
Deodorizing filter
Deodorizing filter absorbs efficiently cigarette smoke, pet odors and other unpleasant smells.
Deodorizing filter cleaning is simple, just remove old filter and install a new one.
1. Open the front panel.
Tightly grab front side of the front panel and lift up the panel to open.
Then slightly push the panel up until the panel is hanged over the hooks of the unit.
Air filter
2. Remove the Air filter.
Grab the handle and lift it up. Then, pull the Air filter towards you and slide it down.
3. Slide the Deodorizing filter(color in black) out to remove it from the slot.
Deodorizing filter (black)
Deodorizing filter can be placed in any 4 slots beneath the air filter.
4. Install the new Deodorizing filter back in position.
5. Close the front panel.
• Durability of the Deodorizing filter can be different depending on usage and environmental
conditions. However, it is recommended to change the Deodorizing filter once a year.
• Even if Deodorizing and Bio filters are installed in an inverted position, it will not affect its
filtration system.
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MAINTAINING YOUR AIR CONDITIONER
If the air conditioner will not be used for an extended period of time, dry the air conditioner to maintain it in
best condition.
1. Dry the air conditioner thoroughly by operating in Fan mode for 3 to 4 hours and disconnect
the power plug. There may be internal damage if moisture is left in components.
Periodical checks
Refer to the following chart to maintain the air conditioner properly.
Type
Description
Clean the air filter (1)
Indoor unit
Every 2
weeks
Every 3 Every 4
months months
ENGLISH
2. Before using the air conditioner again, dry the inner components of the air conditioner again
by running in Fan mode for 3 to 4 hours. This helps remove odors which may have generated
from dampness.
Once a
year

Clean the condensate drain pan (2)

Thoroughly clean the heat exchanger (2)

Clean the condensate drain pipe (2)

Replace the remote control batteries (1)
Clean the heat exchanger on the outside
of the unit (2)
Clean the heat exchanger on the inside
of the unit (2)
Clean the electric components with jets
of air (2)
Outdoor unit Verify that all the electric components are
firmly tightened (2)
Clean the fan (2)
Verify that all the fan assembly is firmly
tightened (2)
Clean the condensate drain pan (2)








: This check mark requires checking the indoor/outdoor unit periodically, following to the
description to maintain the air conditioner properly.
The checks and maintenance operations described are essential to guarantee the
efficiency of the air conditioner. The frequency of these operations varies according to the
characteristics of the area, the amount of dust, etc.
(1) The described operations should be performed more frequently if the area of installation
is very dusty.
(2) These operations must always be performed by qualified personnel. For more detailed
information, see the Installation Manual.
Internal protections via the unit control system
This internal protection operates if an internal fault occurs in the air conditioner.
Type
Protect compressor
Description
The air conditioner does not start operating immediately to protect the
compressor of the outdoor unit after it has been started.
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appendix
TROUBLESHOOTING
Refer to the following chart if the air conditioner operates abnormally. This may save time and unnecessary
expenses.
PROBLEM
SOLUTION
The air conditioner does
not operate immediately
after it has been
restarted.
• Because of the protective mechanism, the appliance does not start
operating immediately to keep the unit from overloading.
The air conditioner will start in 3 minutes.
The air conditioner does
not work at all.
• Check that the power plug is properly connected. Insert the power plug
into the wall socket correctly.
• Check if the circuit breaker is switched off.
• Check if there is a power failure.
• Check your fuse. Make sure it is not blown out.
The temperature does
not change.
• Check if you selected Fan mode.
Press the Mode button on the remote control to select another mode.
The cool air does not
come out of the air
conditioner.
• Check if the set temperature is higher than the current temperature.
Press the Temp or  button on the remote control to change the set
temperature. Press the Temp or  button to increase or decrease the
temperature.
• Check if the air filter is blocked by dirt. Clean the Air filter every two weeks.
• Check if the air conditioner has just been turned on. If so, wait 3 minutes.
The fan speed does not
change.
• Check if you selected Auto or Dry mode.
The air conditioner automatically adjusts the fan speed to Auto in Auto/Dry
mode.
Timer function does not
set.
• Check if you press the Set/Cancel button on the remote control after you
have set the time.
Odors permeate in the
room during operation.
• Check if the appliance is running in a smoky area or if there is a smell
entering from outside. Operate the air conditioner in Fan mode or open
the windows to air out the room.
The air conditioner
• A bubbling sound may be heard when the refrigerant is circulating through
the compressor. Let the air conditioner operate in a selected mode.
makes a bubbling sound.
Water is dripping from
the air flow blades.
• Check if the air conditioner has been cooling for an extended period of
time with the air flow blades pointed downwards. Condensation may
generate due to the difference in temperature.
Remote control is not
working.
•
•
•
•
Check if your batteries are depleted.
Make sure batteries are correctly installed.
Make sure nothing is blocking your remote control sensor.
Check that there are strong lighting apparatus near the air conditioner.
Strong light which comes from fluorescent bulbs or neon signs may
interrupt the electric waves.
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OPERATION RANGES
The table below indicates the temperature and humidity ranges the air conditioner can be operated within.
Refer to the table for efficient use.
COOLING
DRYING
OPERATIONAL TEMPERATURE
INDOOR
OUTDOOR
16˚C to 32˚C
15˚C to 54˚C
15˚C to 43˚C(XFA)
18˚C to 32˚C
15˚C to 54˚C
15˚C to 43˚C(XFA)
INDOOR HUMIDITY IF OUT OF CONDITIONS
80% or less
Condensation may occur
on the indoor unit with risk
to have either water blow
off or drops on the floor.
-
Condensation may occur
on the indoor unit with risk
to have either water blow
off or drops on the floor.
ENGLISH
MODE
If the cooling operation is used at over 32˚C(indoor temperature), it does not cool at its full capacity.
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SVC Warraty will not be applicable and the user will be responsible
for service expenses when the product is used in lran.
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