Removing the Ice Bin ( * )
Hold the ice bin with both hands and pull it out
while lifting it upward.
• When the automatic icemaker is not used, the
ice bin can be used as a freezer basket.
• If the ice bin is completely filled with ice, it
may be heavy
. Remove it using both hands.
• Do not touch the automatic icemaker
mechanical parts with your hand or a tool.
Otherwise, appliance damage or injury may
• Caution should be taken, as the automatic
icemaker operates continuously after the
freezer door is opened when the automatic
icemaker switch is set to the on position.
• Do not disassemble, repair or alter the
automatic ice maker
. These tasks should only
be done by a service technician.
• Throw away the first few batches of ice (about
20 cubes and 7 cups of water). This is also
necessary if the appliance has not been used
for a long time.
• The first ice and water dispensed may include
particles or odor from the water supply line or
the water tank.
• Keep children away from the dispenser .
Children may play with or damage the
• The ice passage may become blocked with
frost if only crushed ice is used. Remove the
frost that accumulates by removing the ice bin
and clearing the passage with a rubber
spatula. Dispensing cubed ice periodically can
also help prevent frost buildup.
• If discolored ice is dispensed, check the water
tank and the water supply for a possible
source. If the problem continues, contact the
LG Electronics customer information centre.
Do not use the ice or water until the problem
• Never use thin crystal glass or crockery to
collect ice. Such containers may chip or break
resulting in glass fragments in the ice.
• Dispense ice into a glass before filling it with
water or other beverages. Splashing may
occur if ice is dispensed into a glass that
already contains liquid.
• Do not touch the ice outlet or the automatic
icemaker with your hand or a tool. Otherwise,
appliance damage or injury may occur
• When refitting the ice bin, ensure it is placed
. If it is tilted or unleveled, it may not
continue to make ice due to sensor disruption.
• Never use a glass that is exceptionally narrow
or deep. Ice may jam in the ice passage and
appliance performance may be affected.
• Keep the glass at a proper distance from the
A glass held too close to the outlet
may prevent ice from dispensing.
• Dispose of the ice inside the ice bin in the
freezer compartment if you go out on vacation
or an extended power outage occurs. W
from melting ice may drop from the dispenser
onto the floor
• (*) means that this feature varies depending
on the model purchased.