ENGLISH Thank you for purchasing a SHARP air conditioner. Please read this manual carefully before operating the product. CONTENTS • PLASMACLUSTER OPERATION ....11 • PRECAUTIONS ..........1 • ONE-HOUR OFF TIMER ......11 • ADDITIONAL NOTES ON OPERATION ... 3 •...
PRECAUTIONS CAUTIONS FOR USE Open a window or door periodically to ventilate the room, especially when using gas appliances. Insufficient ventilation may cause oxygen shortage. Do not operate the buttons with wet hand. It may cause electric shock. For safety, turn the circuit breaker off when not using the unit for an extended period of time.
ADDITIONAL NOTES ON OPERATION OPERATING TEMPERATURE RANGE INDOOR TEMP. OUTDOOR TEMP. 32˚C D.B. 43˚C D.B. upper limit 23˚C W.B. COOLING 21˚C D.B. 21˚C D.B. lower limit 15˚C W.B. D.B. = Dry-bulb W.B. = Wet-bulb • The built-in protective device may prevent the unit from operating when used out of this range.
PART NAMES INDOOR UNIT 1 Inlet (Air) 2 Open Panel 3 AUX. Button 4 Air Filters 5 RECEIVER Window 6 Louvre Unit Open to clean the inside of the air conditioner. 7 Power Supply Cord 8 Indicator Panel 9 Vertical Adjustment Louvres 0 Horizontal Adjustment Louvres q Outlet (Air) w Remote Control...
USING THE REMOTE CONTROL LOADING BATTERIES Use two size-AAA (R03) batteries. Remove the battery cover at the back of the remote control. Insert batteries in the compartment, making sure the ± and — polarities are correctly aligned. • Lines will be indicated on the dis- play when batteries are properly installed.
TIPS ABOUT PLASMACLUSTER OPERATION The ionizer inside the air conditioner will release cluster ions, which are collective mass of positive and negative ions, into the room. The cluster ions reduce airborne mold fungus and deodorize/decompose odor- causing molecules. Ionizer Cluster ions Mold fungus Odor AIR CLEAN OPERATION...
BASIC OPERATION Press the MODE button to select the operation mode. AUTO COOL FAN ONLY Press the ON/OFF button to start op- MODE TEMP. eration. • The red OPERATION lamp ( ) on the unit will light. TIMER Press the THERMO. button to set the TEMP.
TIPS ABOUT AUTO MODE In the AUTO mode, the temperature setting and mode are automatically selected according to the room temperature when the unit is turned on. Modes and Temperature Settings Automatic Operation Room temp. at opera- tion start-up Mode Thermostat Setting Below 24°C Room Temp.
ADJUSTING THE AIR FLOW DIRECTION VERTICAL AIR FLOW DIRECTION The air flow direction is automatically preset in each mode as follows for optimum comfort: COOL and DRY mode Horizontal air flow FAN ONLY mode Diagonal air flow HOW TO ADJUST THE AIR FLOW DIRECTION Press the SWING button on the re- Adjustment range mote control once.
PLASMACLUSTER OPERATION AIR CLEAN OPERATION : Cluster ions released into air will reduce airborne mold fungus and deodorize/decompose odor-causing molecules. REFRESHING OPERATION : Negative ions will be released in an increased rate. During operation, press the PLASMACLUSTER but- ton to select the mode. AIR CLEAN REFRESHING CANCEL...
TIMER OPERATION TIMER OFF The unit will turn off automatically according to your setting. Timer duration can be set from minimum 0.5 hours (30 minutes) to maximum 12 hours. Up to 9.5 hours, you can set by 0.5 hours (30 minutes) increments and from 10 to 12 hours, by 1 hour increment.
TIMER ON The unit will turn on automatically according to your setting. Timer duration can be set from minimum 0.5 hours (30 minutes) to maximum 12 hours. Up to 9.5 hours, you can set by 0.5 hours (30 minutes) increments and from 10 to 12 hours, by 1 hour increment.
AUXILIARY MODE Use this mode when the remote control is not available. TO TURN ON Lift the front panel of the indoor unit and press the AUX. button on the operation panel. • The red OPERATION lamp ( ) on the unit will light and the unit will start operating in the AUTO mode.
MAINTENANCE Be sure to disconnect the power cord from the wall outlet or turn off the circuit breaker before performing any maintenance. CLEANING THE FILTERS The air filters should be cleaned every two weeks. TURN OFF THE UNIT REMOVE THE FILTERS 1 Lift the open panel.
BEFORE CALLING FOR SERVICE The following conditions do not denote equipment malfunctions UNIT DOES NOT OPERATE SWISHING NOISE The unit will not operate if it is turned on The soft, swishing noise is the sound of immediately after it is turned off. The unit will not the refrigerant flowing inside the unit.
SPECIFICATIONS Model AH-AP18CF Cooling capacity (kJ/h) 18100 Rated freqency (Hz) Rated voltage (V) Rated current (A) Power consumption (W) 2010 External dimensions (mm) Indoor unit 1040x325x220 (WxHxD) Outdoor unit 890x645x327 Indoor unit Weight (kg) Outdoor unit We reserve the right to change the materials and apecifications without notice.
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