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LG RC8055*H Series Owner's Manual

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  • Page 1 OWNER’S MANUAL LG HEAT PUMP DRYER Please read this manual carefully before operating your dryer and retain it for future reference. RC8055*H* RC8055*H1* RC8055*H2* RC8055*H3* MFL63749079...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Features Ultra Big Capacity Drum The ultra big capacity drum on this LG dryer allows you to dry more washing at once, saving time! Lower Energy Consumption Energy LG Heat Pump dryers use less energy than conventional dryers due to an optimized heat exchanger and Auto Cleaning technology.
  • Page 3: Safety Instructions

    • Serious injury or death may occur when not observing the following rules. • It is strictly forbidden to use the product for anything other than the manufacturer authorized usage. LG doesn't take full responsibility for the damage by inaccurate and improper usages.
  • Page 4 Safety Instructions • Do not use if power cord, • Keep pets away from the plug or socket is dryer. damaged. Pets may damage the May cause fire or dryer, or may receive an electric shock. electric shock. • Do not install or store the •...
  • Page 5 Safety Instructions • If this appliance is supplied with power from a cord extension set or an electrical connector, the portable outlet device must be positioned so that it is not subject to damp or splashing. It may cause an electric shock, a fire, malfunction or deformation. •...
  • Page 6: Installation Instructions

    ■ Stacking Installation Instructions Your LG dryer can be placed on top of a front loading washing machine and securely fixed with a stacking kit (see following page for instructions). This installation must be conducted by an experienced installer to ensure it has been installed correctly.
  • Page 7 Installation Instructions Stacking Kit WARNING In order to stack this dryer an LG stacking • Incorrect installation can cause serious kit is required. accidents. • The weight of the dryer and the height of installation makes the stacking procedure too risky for one person.
  • Page 8 Installation Instructions Earthing Instructions NOTE This appliance must be earthed. In the - For better drying performance, event of malfunction or breakdown, earthing please keep the rear of product will reduce the risk of electric shock by away from wall. providing a path of least resistance for the - Do not install the dryer where there electric current.
  • Page 9: Level The Dryer

    Installation Instructions ■ Level the Dryer 1. Levelling the dryer prevents unnecessary noise and vibration. Place your dryer on a solid, level floor. Place the dryer in an area free from flammable materials, condensation and not liable to freezing. 2. If the dryer is not properly level, adjust the front levelling feet as necessary.
  • Page 10: Appearance & Design

    Appearance & Design ■ Product Layout - RC8055*H* - RC8055*H1* RC8055*H2* RC8055*H3* Control Panel Water Container Glass Opaque Door Door Air Ventilation Grill ■ Control Panel Smart Diagnosis™ function is available only for the products with a Smart Diagnosis™ mark. Options •...
  • Page 11: Operating Your Dryer

    Operating Your Dryer ■ Cycle Selection Table Sensor Dry Cycle Drying Cycle Laundry Type Detail Level Towels, dressing gowns and For thick and quilted fabrics Extra bed linen Terry towels, tea towels, For thick and quilted fabrics that Very towels and bed linen do not need to be ironed Bath towels, tea towels, For fabrics that do not need to be...
  • Page 12 Operating Your Dryer Sensor Dry Cycle Drying Cycle Laundry Type Detail Level Bulky Item Bed clothes, sheets For bulky items Jeans and colour fading For jeans which do not need to be Jeans garments. ironed T-shirts, pillowcase, and For cotton fabrics which do not Skin Care towels need to be ironed...
  • Page 13 After removing the packaging, please carry out the following checks to ensure the LG dryer is correctly installed and ready for use. (See installation instructions.) 1. Check the dryer is well balanced by using a spirit level. If not, adjust the feet of the LG dryer until the machine is balanced.
  • Page 14 Operating Your Dryer 5. Close the door. Before you close the door, make sure fabrics are placed well inside and that foreign objects, especially flammable ones, are not caught around door. CAUTION Be careful not to trap laundry between the door and rubber seal. Glass Door Opaque Door 6.
  • Page 15 Operating Your Dryer NOTE Clean the filter. The final part of a tumble dryer cycle (Replace the occurs without heat (cool down filter if it is cycle) to ensure that the items are left damaged.) at a temperature that will not damage them.
  • Page 16: Rack Dry

    Operating Your Dryer ■ NOTE Rack Dry Check the filter and remove any lint The dryer rack is placed inside the dryer as accumulated from items dried on the seen in the picture below. Remove and rack. discard packing material before use. The Rack Dry is designed for use with items that must be dried flat, without tumbling, including sweaters and delicate fabrics.
  • Page 17: Additional Functions

    Additional Functions Option buttons Power Cycle Start/Pause Additional Selector programme buttons Power Additional Programme • Press the Power button to turn power on • Use these buttons to select the desired and off. options for the selected cycle. • To cancel the Time Delay function, the power button should be pressed.
  • Page 18: Time Delay

    1,200 rpm. - Normal : When washing dehydration ■ Buzzer proceeds from less than 1,000 rpm. Spin RPM is based on the LG Washing This is an option to enable you to adjust Machine. volume of beeper sound.
  • Page 19: Caring For Your Dryer

    Caring for Your Dryer Caring for your Dryer is Very Important Empty Water Container It’s not difficult to care for your dryer but it is Condensed water is collected in the water important that you do care for it to get the best container.
  • Page 20: Moisture Sensor

    Caring for Your Dryer ■ 3. Connect Ventilation Grill and Cool Air drain hose Inlet Grill to the kit. Vacuum the front ventilation grill 3-4 times a year to make sure there is no build up of lint or dirt that may cause improper air flow. ■...
  • Page 21: Additional Tips For Smart Use

    Additional Tips for Smart Use ■ Drying Guide Display Drying Time (Including Cooling Time) Capacity of CYCLE dryer Normal High Extra 8 kg 180 min 170 min Very 8 kg 170 min 160 min Cotton Cupboard 8 kg 160 min 150 min Light 8 kg...
  • Page 22 Additional Tips for Smart Use Woollens Below are fabric care labels. Dry woollens on “wool’’ cycle. Be sure to Symbols Instructions follow fabric care label symbols first. Wool may not be completely dried from the cycle, so don't repeat drying. Pull woollens to their Tumble dry original shape and dry them flat.
  • Page 23 Additional Tips for Smart Use ■ Product Specification LG AUTOMATIC CLOTHES DRYER Maker LG Electronics Model RC8055*H** Rated Capacity Dryer Type Condenser Household Tumble Dryer Energy Efficiency Class Annual Energy Consumption (AEc ) kWh/yr Automatic Tumble Dryer EU Ecolabel Award Edry 1.91...
  • Page 24 Additional Tips for Smart Use Estimated Performance Programme Option Energy Drying Left-on (Spin Load Content Capacity Efficiency Time mode mode Dry Level Speed) (Po)(W) (kWh) (min) (PI)(W) Cotton 100% 1.91 Cotton / Normal Cupboard Cotton 100% 1.04 Polyester 65%+ Mixed Fabric Normal 0.72 / Cupboard...
  • Page 25: Spare Parts

    5. Date of Purchase • The stacking kit can be used for washer top plate size 550mm and 600mm for both. If stacking is needed, you must stack the dryer upon an LG washing machine. A stacking kit is sold separately.
  • Page 26: Troubleshooting Guide

    Troubleshooting Guide ■ Troubleshooting Tips To save you time and money, the following page will help answer your questions before service call. Issue What to do Dryer won’t run 1. Check dryer is plugged in. 2. Check "Start/Pause" button is pressed. 3.
  • Page 27: Error Mode

    Troubleshooting Guide ■ Error Mode • : The door must be closed and the Start/Pause button must be pressed for re- operation. If error message continues to occur, unplug the power cord and call the service centre for advice. • : If error message continues to occur, unplug the power cord and call the service centre for advice.
  • Page 28: Using Smart Diagnosis

    LG does not guarantee that Smart Diagnosis would accurately troubleshoot any given issue.”...
  • Page 29: Technical Data

    Technical Data 850 mm 640 mm Net Weight : 54.6 kg, Opaque Door 600 mm 56 kg, Glass(Cr) Door ■ ■ Electrical Requirements Ventilation Requirement Alcove or Closet Volts Hertz Watts under counter Ensure air flow Closet door must have 230 V 50 Hz of 112 cu.ft./min...
  • Page 30: Warranty

    Warranty Disposal of your old appliance 1. When this crossed-out wheeled bin symbol is attached to a product it means the product is covered by the European Directive 2002/96/EC. 2. All electrical and electronic products should be disposed of separately from the municipal waste stream via designated collection facilities appointed by the government or the local authorities.
  • Page 32 For U.K. Customer CUSTOMER SERVICE Tel : +44- (0) 844 847 5454 Fax. : +44- (0) 844 847 1413 LGEUK SERVICE WEB-SITE :