LG refrigerator control panel display button and functions. We have had many LG refrigerator owners ask us about the display panel buttons and what they do on the newer LG refrigerators. This is a quick identification guide which tells you what each button is and the function of each button on your new LG fridge. Please note: Depending on the model of LG refrigerator you have, some of the functions listed below may not be on your particular refrigerator.
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Press the ICE TYPE button to choose between crushed and cubed ice.
The icon of your choice will light up.
Push on the ice dispenser pad with a glass and ice will come out.
Shows the set temperature of the refrigerator in Celsius (°C) or Fahrenheit (°F).
Shows the set temperature of the freezer in Celsius (°C) or Fahrenheit (°F).
FRESH AIR FILTER BUTTON:
The Fresh Air Filter helps remove odor from the refrigerator.
The Fresh Air Filter has two settings, Auto and Power (PWR).
IN Auto mode the Fresh Air Filter will cycle on and off in increments of 10 minutes on and 110 minutes off.
After 4 hours, the FRESH AIR FILTER button once for Power (PWR) mode and press the same button once more to switch back to Auto mode.
FRESH AIR FILTER “CHANGE FILTER” ICON:
When this icon is lit up, it means your air filter needs to be replaced.
After you have replaced your Fresh Air Filter, press and hold the FRESH AIR FILTER button for 3 seconds to turn this indicator icon off.
NOTE: It is recommended to change your Fresh Air Filter approximately every 6 months.
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ICE PLUS BUTTON:
Pressing this button once will activate the feature and increase both freezing and ice-making capabilities by up to 20%.
When ICE PLUS is on, the icon on the display will light up and stay on for 24 hours.
The feature will automatically shut off after 24 hours or can manually be shut off by pressing the button one more time.
This button activates the dispenser light.
When you press it, the light turns on and the Light icon appears on the LED display.
CHANGE WATER FILTER ICON:
When the water filter indicator is lit up, it means you need to change the water filter.
After changing the water filter, press and hold the WATER FILTER button for 3 seconds to turn the indicator icon off.
NOTE: It is recommended to change your water filter approximately every 6 months.
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CONTROL LOCK BUTTON:
The CONTROL LOCK button disables every other button on your refrigerator’s LED display.
When power is connected to your refrigerator, the Control Lock function is automatically in OFF mode.
If you want to activate the Control Lock function, press and hold the CONTROL LOCK button for 3 seconds.
When activated, the Control Lock icon will be lit up.
To deactivate the Control Lock function, press and hold the CONTROL LOCK button for 3 seconds.
DISPLAY OFF MODE:
When your refrigerator is in Display Off mode, the LED display panel will remain off until a door is opened or a button is pressed.
Once on, the display will remain lit for 20 seconds.
To deactivate the Display Off function, press and hold the FREEZER and ICE PLUS buttons at the same time for 5 seconds.
DOOR ALARM ICON:
When power is connected to your refrigerator, the door alarm is automatically set to be ON.
To deactivate the Door Alarm function, simply press the DOOR ALARM button once.
When activated, the door alarm will chime when the freezer or refrigerator door is open for more than 60 seconds.
It will automatically stop chiming when you close the opened door.
ADJUSTING FREEZER TEMPERATURE:
Press the FREEZER button to cycle through the range of available settings.
When you find the right temp setting… stop.
NOTE: -6°F (-21°C) is the minimum recommended temperature setting for normal ice production.
ADJUST REFRIGERATOR TEMPERATURE:
Press the REFRIGERATOR button to cycle through the range of available settings.
When you find the right temp setting… stop.
NOTE: The preferred temperature is between 35°F (2°C) and 38°F (3°C).
To change the temperature display from Fahrenheit to Celsius, simultaneously press and hold the FREEZER and REFRIGERATOR buttons for approximately 5 seconds.
To convert back simply repeat the procedure.
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