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OWNER'S MANUAL

WASHING MACHINE

Before beginning installation, read these instructions carefully. This will simplify
installation and ensure that the washer is installed correctly and safely.
Leave these instructions near the washer after installation for future reference.
WM2650H*A
P/No.: MFL67360414
www.lg.com

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  • Page 1: Washing Machine

    OWNER’S MANUAL WASHING MACHINE Before beginning installation, read these instructions carefully. This will simplify installation and ensure that the washer is installed correctly and safely. Leave these instructions near the washer after installation for future reference. WM2650H*A www.lg.com P/No.: MFL67360414...
  • Page 2: Product Features

    The four-compartment dispenser drawer makes it easy to separate the pre-wash detergent, the main laundry detergent, liquid bleach, and fabric softener into different compartments. HIGH-EFFICIENCY STEAM CYCLES During LG’s unique high-efficiency STEAM cycles, with hot steam a gently removes tough stains.
  • Page 3 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USE WARNING For your safety, the information in this manual must be followed to minimize the risk of fire or explosion, electric shock, or to prevent property damage, injury to persons, or death. Your Safety and the safety of others are very important.
  • Page 4: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USE WARNING For your safety, the information in this manual must be followed to minimize the risk of fire or explosion, electric shock, or to prevent property damage, injury to persons, or death. BASIC SAFETY PRECAUTIONS WARNING To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, or injury to persons when using this appliance, follow basic precautions, including the...
  • Page 5 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USE WARNING For your safety, the information in this manual must be followed to minimize the risk of fire or explosion, electric shock, or to prevent property damage, injury to persons, or death. SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS FOR INSTALLATION WARNING To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, or injury to persons when using this appliance, follow basic precautions, including the...
  • Page 6: Safety Instructions For Use, Care, Cleaning, And Disposal

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USE WARNING For your safety, the information in this manual must be followed to minimize the risk of fire or explosion, electric shock, or to prevent property damage, injury to persons, or death. SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE, CARE, CLEANING, AND DISPOSAL WARNING To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, or injury to persons when using this appliance, follow basic precautions, including the...
  • Page 7: Table Of Contents

    TABLE OF CONTENTS TABLE OF CONTENTS - Quick wash, SPEED WASH PRODUCT FEATURES Cycle setting buttons Setting options before cycle IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS - Setting the water temperature, WASH TEMP. - Setting spin speed, SPIN SPEED BASIC SAFETY PRECAUTIONS - Setting soil level of laundry, SOIL LEVEL GROUNDING INSTRUCTIONS - Prewashing, PRE-WASH SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS FOR INSTALLATION...
  • Page 8: Introducing Your Washing Machine

    Midnight Blue NOTE ü Contact LG Customer Service at 1-800-243-0000 (1-888-542-2623 in Canada) if any accessories are missing. ü For your safety and for extended product life, use only authorized components. The manufacturer is not responsible for product malfunction or accidents caused by the use of separately purchased unauthorized components or parts.
  • Page 9: Control Panel Features

    INTRODUCING YOUR WASHING MACHINE Control panel features Operation Cycle selector Display Power Start/ Water Spin Soil Button Pause Temperature Speed Level Button Selection Selection Selection Button Button Button Operation Button Description ü Turns the washing machine on and off. ü (During the wash cycle) stops operation, and cancels the settings.
  • Page 10: Display

    INTRODUCING YOUR WASHING MACHINE Operation (continued) Button Description ü (Press before wash cycle) Pre-wash heavily soiled laundry (See page. 26). ü (Press and hold during wash cycle) Lock/Unlock the button (See page. 27). ü RINSE + SPIN - For items that only require rinsing and spinning (See page 26). ü...
  • Page 11: Installation Instructions

    INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS Preview installation order Checking and choosing the Unpacking and removing Connecting the water line proper location shipping bolts Connecting the drain line Leveling the washing Plugging in the power cord machine and grounding Test run WARNING ü...
  • Page 12: Checking And Choosing The Proper Location

    INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS Checking and choosing the proper NOTE location ü The floor must be strong and rigid enough to support the weight of the washer, when fully loaded, without Install the washing machine on a solid floor that is strong and flexing or bouncing.
  • Page 13: Unpacking And Removing Shipping Bolts

    INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS Unpacking and removing shipping bolts Remove the bottom two shipping bolts with the wrench (included) to fully loosen all four shipping bolts by turning them counterclockwise and then pulling them out. When removing the washer from the carton base, be sure to remove the foam drum support in the middle of the carton Retainer base.
  • Page 14: Connecting The Water Lines

    ü Use new hoses when you install the washing machine. Do not reuse old hoses. Use only the inlet hoses provided with the washer. LG does not recommend the use of aftermarket hoses. ü Periodically check the hoses for cracks, leaks and wear, and replace the hoses every 5 years.
  • Page 15: Connecting The Drain Line

    INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS Using a laundry tub Connecting the drain line Clip the end of the hose into the elbow bracket. Secure the drain hose in place to prevent moving and leaking. - Connect the elbow bracket within 4 inches (10 cm) from the end of the drain hose.
  • Page 16: Leveling The Washing Machine

    INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS Leveling the washing machine Check the washing machine’s level again. - Push or rock the top edges of the washing machine The washer tub of your new washing machine spins at very gently to make sure that the washing machine does not high speeds.
  • Page 17: Plugging In The Power Cord And Grounding

    INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS Plugging in the power cord and Test run grounding Check if the washing machine is properly installed and run a test cycle. Make sure to ground the washing machine to prevent a short circuit or an electric shock when plugging in. Load the washing machine with 6 pounds of laundry.
  • Page 18: Preparation

    PREPARATION PREPARATION Sorting wash loads Precautions for fabric care before wash cycle Read and observe the following to prevent shrinkage or damage to clothes. ◆ ◆ Check all pockets to make sure that they are empty. Brush heavy soil, dust, or hair off fabrics before washing. - Laundry may not wash clean if there is dirt or sand on -Items such as clips, matches, pens, coins, and keys can damage both your washer and your clothes.
  • Page 19: Fabric Care Labels

    PREPARATION Fabric care labels Most articles of clothing feature fabric care labels that include instructions for proper care. Category Label Directions Hand Wash Machine Wash, Normal Cycle Use Permanent Press/Wrinkle Resistant washing machine setting (which has a cool down or cold spray before the reduced spin) Use Gentle/Delicate washing...
  • Page 20: Using Detergent/Fabric Softener

    PREPARATION Using detergent/fabric softener Loading the dispenser The detergent dispenser drawer of the washing machine has Recommended detergent a dispenser compartment for each detergent type. Add the appropriate detergents into its respective compartments. Make sure to use HE (High-Efficiency) detergent for front- loading washing machines.
  • Page 21 PREPARATION Pre-wash Detergent Compartment Liquid Bleach Compartment Add liquid or powdered detergent to this compartment when This compartment holds liquid chlorine bleach, which will be using the pre-wash option. Always use HE (High-Efficiency) dispensed automatically at the proper time during the wash detergent with your washing machine.
  • Page 22: Using Your Washing Machine

    USING YOUR WASHING MACHINE USING YOUR WASHING MACHINE Basic operation Load the laundry into the washing machine and close the door. Press - The lights around the cycle selector knob will illuminate and a chime will sound. Turn to the desired cycle. - The proper default option is automatically set according to the wash cycle.
  • Page 23: Cycle Guide

    USING YOUR WASHING MACHINE Cycle guide The cycle guide below shows the options and recommended fabric types for each cycle. ● = Available option BASIC OPTION ( Í =DEFAULT) ADDITIONAL OPTIONS DISPLAY CYCLE FABRIC TYPE WASH SPIN SOIL PRE- RINSE+ EXTRA WATER DELAY...
  • Page 24: Main Cycle

    USING YOUR WASHING MACHINE Main cycle Sheer items, This cycle is for washing lingerie or sheer and lacy clothes You can wash laundry items more thoroughly by selecting which can easily be damaged. the wash cycle that best suits the type of items to be washed.
  • Page 25: Cycle Setting Buttons

    USING YOUR WASHING MACHINE Setting spin speed, SPIN SPEED Cycle setting buttons You can set the desired spin speed. Each cycle has preset settings that are selected Use this feature properly according to the characteristics of automatically. You may also customize the settings using the load.
  • Page 26: Prewashing, Pre-Wash

    USING YOUR WASHING MACHINE Prewashing, PRE-WASH Press the desired option button to use the other options. - Skip to step 4 to use the default setting without Pre-wash for 16 minutes when clothes are covered in dirt or changing the options. dust.
  • Page 27: Saving Energy, Coldwash

    USING YOUR WASHING MACHINE Saving energy, COLDWASH ™ To enable child lock Adding the COLDWASH™ option reduces energy usage and provides the same washing performance as a warm water Press and hold for 3 seconds during the wash wash. cycle. By using 6 different washing motion (Tumbling, Rolling, - When the CHILD LOCK is enabled, a N message and the Stepping, Scrubbing, Swing, Filtration), fabrics get the...
  • Page 28: Maintenance

    MAINTENANCE MAINTENANCE Care Press to turn off the washing machine and pull out the power plug. Care after wash Dry the tub interior of the washer tub with a soft cloth, and close the door. After the cycle is finished, wipe the door and the inside of the door seal to remove any moisture.
  • Page 29: Cleaning

    MAINTENANCE When the Drain Line is Frozen Cleaning Pour hot water in the washer tub and close the door. Periodically clean the washing machine to help maintain its - Leave it for 10 minutes. performance and to minimize the chance of malfunction. Press after 10 minutes.
  • Page 30: Cleaning The Detergent Dispenser Drawer

    MAINTENANCE Automatic alert for cleaning washing machine Cleaning the detergent dispenser drawer When the power is on and the O message blinks, it Leaving detergent in the detergent dispenser drawer for an means the washer tub needs cleaning. Use TUB CLEAN extended period of time or using the washing machine for a to clean the washer tub.
  • Page 31: Cleaning The Water Inlet Filters

    Press to turn off the washing machine and pull out the plug. Contact your nearest LG customer service center if the inlet filter is not clean or is missing. Turn off the faucets connected with the water inlets. NOTE Remove the water inlets.
  • Page 32: Cleaning The Drain Pump Filter

    MAINTENANCE Cleaning the drain pump filter Recap the plug onto the drain hose and reattach the drain hose. The washing machine fails to drain if the drain pump filter is clogged. Periodically clean the drain filter to prevent clogging with foreign objects. Press to turn off the washing machine and pull out the plug.
  • Page 33: Cleaning The Door Seal

    MAINTENANCE Cleaning the door seal Clean the door seal once a month to prevent build-up of dirt in the door seal. Wear rubber gloves and protective goggles. Dilute 3/4 cup (177 ml) of liquid chlorine bleach in 1 gallon (3.8 L) of water. Soak a sponge or a soft cloth in this diluted solution and wipe down all around the door seal.
  • Page 34: Troubleshooting

    ü Control Error. Unplug the power cord and contact your nearest LG service center. ü The water supply does not stop Unplug the power cord and contact your nearest LG ü...
  • Page 35: Before Calling For Service

    ü Unplug the power cord and contact your nearest LG service center if the noise persists. ü ü Thumping sound Is the washing machine overloaded? This sound is normal and occurs when the ü...
  • Page 36: Specifications

    SPECIFICATIONS Problem Possible Causes Solutions ü ü Power is not turned on Is the power cord plugged in properly? Make sure that the plug is secured in a ü Has a house fuse blown, a circuit breaker grounded 3-prong, 120 V (60 Hz) outlet. ü...
  • Page 37: Using Smartdiagnosis

    USING SMARTDIAGNOSIS™ USING SMARTDIAGNOSIS™ - Only use this feature when instructed to do so by the call center. The transmission sounds similar to a fax machine, and so has no meaning except to the call center. - SMARTDIAGNOSIS™ cannot be activated if the washer does not power up. If this happens, then troubleshooting must be done without SMARTDIAGNOSIS™.
  • Page 38: Warranty

    LG Electronics U.S.A., Inc. (“LG”) warrants your LG Washing Machine (“product”) against defect in materials or workmanship under normal household use, during the warranty period set forth below, LG will, at its option, repair or replace the product. This limited warranty is valid only to the original retail purchaser of the product, is not assignable or transferrable to any subsequent purchaser or user, and applies only when the product is purchased through an LG authorized dealer or distributor and used within the United States (“U.S.”) including U.S.