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Please read this manual carefully before operating
your washing machine and retain it for future reference.
Rev. : 00 (04T15)



  Summary of Contents for LG T8566TEDTJ

  • Page 1 OWNER’S MANUAL WASHING MACHINE Please read this manual carefully before operating your washing machine and retain it for future reference. T8566TEDTJ *MFLXXXXXXXX* Rev. : 00 (04T15)
  • Page 2: Features

    roduct Features Washer doesn’t operate while the lid is open. If the lid is open during the wash, rinse or spin cycles, the operation stops for safety. FUZZY logic control • A built-in load sensor automatically detects the laundry load and a microprocessor optimizes washing conditions such as ideal Water level and washing time.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    ontents READ THIS MANUAL Inside you will find many helpful hints on how to use and maintain your washer properly. Just a little preventive care on your part can save you a great deal of time and money over the life of your washer.
  • Page 4: Safety Information

    afety Information Read carefully and thoroughly through this booklet as it contains important safety information that will protect the user from unexpected dangers and prevent potential damages to the product. This booklet is divided into 2 parts : Warning and Caution. : This is a warning sign specifying user’s applications which might be dangerous.
  • Page 5 afety Information YOUR WARNING LAUNDRY AREA • Keep the area underneath and around your appliances free of combustible materials such as lint, paper, rags, chemical, etc. Operating with such materials around the machine may trigger explosion or fire. • Close supervision is necessary if this appliance is used by or near children. Do not allow children to play on, with, or inside this or any other appliance.
  • Page 6 afety Information WHEN USING WARNING THE WASHING Do not use a plug socket and wiring equipment for more than their rated capacity. Exceeding the limit may lead to electric shock, fire , break down, and/ or deformation of parts. Do not mix chlorine bleach with ammonia or acids such as vinegar and/or rust remover.
  • Page 7 dentification Part Body * Picture might be different by model. *WATER SUPPLY HOSE Make sure the water does not leak. SOFT SAFETY DOOR *POWER PLUG TEMPERED GLASS If the supply cord is damage, POWDER AND LIQUID it must be replaced by the DETERGENT BOX manufacture or its service SOFTENER INLET...
  • Page 8: Function Information

    unction Information Our machine provides various washing methods which suits various conditions and types of laundry. Different types of laundry washing Normal Wash Use this Program for everyday washing e.g. sheets, towels, T-shirts. (refer to page 16) Duvet Wash Use for blanket or Duvet with (Hand Wash) sign. (refer to page 16) Extra Clean Use this Course to get better rising performance.
  • Page 9: Preparation Before Washing

    Use nylon nets for long, DELICATE items. For laundry with long strings or long length , a net will prevent tangling during washing. Fasten zippers, hook, and strings to make sure that these items don’t snag on other clothes. is not supplied by LG. Nylon net...
  • Page 10: Use Of Water, Dispenser Drawer,Detergent,And Softener

    se of Water, Dispenser Drawer , Detergent , and Softener Using Water Amount of Water Level • This machine detects quantity of laundry automatically, then sets the water level and proper amount of detergent. • When you select a wash Course, the water level and amount of detergent (to be used) will be shown on the panel.
  • Page 11 Using detergent How much Detergent When you select a wash Course the water level and the amount of detergent (to be used) will be shown on the control panel. The amount of a cup in the diagram is about 40 g for concentrated detergent. The correct amount of Detergent will vary depending on the amount of soil in your clothes (Jeans and work cloches may need more Detergent, while bath towels usually need less.).
  • Page 12 se of Water, Dispenser Drawer, Detergent, and Softener Use Fabric Softener Softener dispenser ( ) • Dilute fabric softener with water. Undiluted fabric softener may result in spots that look like oil stain • Measure and add the recommended amount of fabric softener into the compartment marked with this symbol( ).
  • Page 13: Special Guide For Stain Removal

    pecial Guide for Stain Removal WARNING ■ Do not use or mix liquid chlorine bleach with other household chemicals such as toilet cleaners, rust removers, acid or products containing ammonia. These mixtures can produce dangerous fumes which can cause serious injury or death. ■...
  • Page 14: Function Of Each Button

    unction of each Button Beeper Button(Only 1 Valve) Water Level Button • If you want to use the washing • Use to select the proper amount of water in relation to the weight and type of laundry. machine without alarm signal •...
  • Page 15 Display remaining time, reservation time, Display laundry progress POWER Button and alarm for trouble • Laundry progress is indicated • During operation this indicates time to • User to turn the power on or off. here. finish of laundry. • Push again and power goes on •...
  • Page 16: Quick Wash

    ashing Course Add the Washing Course Add the detergent laundry Used for normal loads, this mode automatically selects the • Add the appropriate quantity • The most appropriate conditions of Detergent as indicated by and completes the sequence the WATER LEVEL next to in one operation.
  • Page 17 Close the lid Finish Caution & Note • If water is already in the tub, or putting wet laundry into the tub before starting will increase the Water Level. • With lightweight bulky loads, Water • Water will be supplied •...
  • Page 18 ashing Course Add the Washing Course Add the detergent laundry Use this Course to wash School Uniform. • Add the appropriate quantity • Select the of Detergent as indicated by School Care the Water Level. Or follow the Course on the Detergent manufacturer’s Control Panel.
  • Page 19 Close the lid Finish Caution & Note antity ed by w the urer’s antity ed by w the urer’ s...
  • Page 20: Soak Wash

    oak Wash Use this mode to wash normal clothes or thick and heavy clothes which are excessively dirty. soak mode can be used with Normal , Duvet , School Care , Extra Clean Course Press the POWER button to turn power on. Press the Course button to select the washing course •...
  • Page 21: Tub Clean

    ub Clean If scrub is allowed to build-up in the machine it can result in stains on your clothes or unpleasant smell in your washer. Scrub is the way build-up that can occur within any washer when the fabric softener comes into contact with Detergent, and according to particular degree of dirtiness or quality of water to be use, in these case, use this Course to clean inner tub and outer tub.
  • Page 22: Air Dry

    ir Dry Air Dry for your laundry. Press the POWER button to turn power on. Press the Air Dry button to select the desired timing. Press Spin for 3 seconds to select Air Dry • Other function cannot be selected during Air Dry. •...
  • Page 23: Option Washing

    ption Washing When you only need the Wash , Wash/Rinse or Rinse cycles , these can be set manually. Press the POWER button to turn power on. Only Wash Only Rinse Only Spin Press the button, select the desired Press the button to select the Press the button to select the timing of wash.
  • Page 24: Delay Start (Reservation) Wash

    elay Start (Reservation) Wash Delay Start (Reservation) Wash is used to delay the finishing time of the operation. The hours to be delayed can be set by the user accordingly. The time on the display is the finishing time, not the start time. Press the POWER button to turn power on.
  • Page 25: Other Useful Functions

    ther Useful Functions Child Lock Function If you want to lock all the keys to prevent settings from being changed by a child, you can use the child lock option. How to Lock Press the POWER button • Turn Power on. Press the START/PAUSE button to start washing.
  • Page 26: Placing And Leveling

    lacing and Leveling Please ensure that transit restraint has been removed before operating your machine. Place the machine on a flat and firm surface which allows proper clearance. We suggest a minimum clearance of 2 cm to the right side and left sides of the machine for ease of installation.
  • Page 27: Connecting Water Supply Hose

    onnecting Water Supply hose Before connecting the Water Supply Hose to the water tap, check the hose type and then choose the correct instruction here under. Note that the Water Supply Hose supplied may vary from country to country, Make sure to connect the blue inlet hose to the COLD water tap, and the orange inlet hose to the HOT water tap.
  • Page 28: Connecting Water Supply Hose

    onnecting Water Supply hose Normal Type (Normal tap without thread & one touch type inlet hose.) Separate Middle connector from Water Supply Hose. Separate Middle connector from the Water supply Hose by pulling the Pressing Rod and the Pressing Middle Fixed Sticker Handle that is attached to the Water supply Hose.
  • Page 29 Screw Type Attach the water supply hose to the tap. Push the water supply hose up so that the rubber packing within the hose can adhere completely to the tap Water tap Rubber Packing Water Supply Hose Connect the water supply hose to tap. Connect the water supply hose to the tap and then tighten it by screwing it to the right.
  • Page 30: Connecting Drain Hose

    onnecting Drain Hose Before connecting drain hose, check your Drain Hose model and choose the correct instructions. Pump Model Fit the end of the drain hose to the outlet of the drain pump and tighten the clamp. Put the other end of the drain hose over standpipe or wash tub. Hose Guide Within 50mm...
  • Page 31: Grounding Method

    rounding Method Earth wire should be connected. If the earth wire is not connected, there is possible a danger of electric shock caused by the current leakage Grounding Method with Ground insert space Terminal If the AC current outlet has a ground terminal, then separate grounding is not required.
  • Page 32: Cleaning And Maintenance

    Do NOT rotate this filter as it pivots out along the bottom edge. NOTE • If the lint filter is torn or damaged, purchase a new one from LG service center. To Clean the Pump casting (for pump model) Place a towel on the floor...
  • Page 33 leaning and Maintenance When there is a possibility of freezing ambient temperatures. • Close the water taps and remove the Water Supply Hose. • Remove the water which remains in the water supply. • Lower the drain hose flat against the ground and drain any remaining water left in the bowl the and drain hose. If frozen •...
  • Page 34: Soft Safety Door

    oft safety Door • Using tempered glass, inside can be seen while washing and safety is guaranteed. • To prevent sudden close of door, it uses smart hinge so the door closes softly. • Door is heavy. Be careful not to be caught in hand or other material. It might cause injury or damage product. Smart Hinge Smart Hinge NOTE...
  • Page 35: Common Washing Problems

    ommon washing problems Many washing problems involve poor soil & stain removal, residues of lint and scum, and fabric damage. For satisfactory washing results, follow these instructions. WASH PROBLEM Problems Possible Causes Solutions & Preventive Measures Poor soil Removal • Not enough •...
  • Page 36: Troubleshooting

    • Is the laundry evenly balanced ? Spin Failure • Is the washing machine placed on a flat surface ? • Is the lid closed ? Door(Lid) Open • Please call nearest LG Electronics service center for help. Internal sensing failure Power failure Overflow failure...
  • Page 37: Smart Diagnosis

    Accordingly, LG dose not guarantee that smart Diagnosis would accurately troubleshoot any given issue.
  • Page 38: Blanket Folding Method

    lanket Folding Method The blanket and Large size cloth washing method The Clothes should not exceed 160x200 cm (Width x Length) Blanket folding method before washing Fold the blanket in half along the length. Fold the blanket into 3 parts, by a left-width around 30 cm. 30 cm.
  • Page 39: Term Of Warranty

    erms of Warranty What Is Not Covered : • Service trips to your home to reach you how to use the product. • If the product is connected to any voltage other than that shown on the rating plate. • If the fault is caused by accident, neglect, misuse or Act of God. •...
  • Page 40: Specification

    Model T8566TEDTJ Capacity 11.0 kg Power Supply 220 V∼ , 50 Hz Rate output 460 W Water tap pressure 30 - 800 kPa (0.3 - 8.0 kgf / cm Weight 40 kg Size 590 (W) x 606 (D) x 965 (H) *In our continuing effort to improve the quality of our appliances, it may be necessary to make changes to the appliance without revising this manual.