How do you change the temperature on a LG refrigerator freezer?

Asked By: Mahmood Leonel | Last Updated: 4th January, 2020
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Your LG refrigerator also gives you the option to change the temperature mode from Celsius to Fahrenheit or vice versa. You can do this by pressing and holding the refrigerator and freezer temperature buttons simultaneously for approximately 5 seconds.

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Simply so, how do I adjust the temperature on my LG freezer?

Press the "Freezer" button, located on the front panel of the ice and water dispenser repeatedly to lower the refrigerator temperature. Again, each time the button is pressed the temperature will drop 1 degree. When the temperature reaches -6 degrees F, it will reset to 8 degrees F.

Beside above, what should your fridge and freezer be set at? Keep the refrigerator temperature at or below 40° F (4° C). The freezer temperature should be 0° F (-18° C). Check temperatures periodically. Appliance thermometers are the best way of knowing these temperatures and are generally inexpensive.

Beside this, what temperature should my LG refrigerator freezer be set at?

Check to see that your refrigerator is set to its optimal setting. LG recommends 37 degrees for the refrigerator and 0 degrees for the freezer. If additional cooling is required, start by lowering the temperature a few degrees to achieve your desired temperature.

What should a freezer be set at?

According to the Food and Drug Administration, your fridge should be set at or below 40 F (4 C). Your freezer should be set at 0 F (-18 C). Food stored in the freezer at 0 F will remain safe indefinitely, although the quality will decrease the longer the food is in the freezer.

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Is there a reset button on a LG refrigerator?

With either refrigerator door opened press and hold the REFRIGERATOR and ICE PLUS buttons at the same time for five seconds. After holding the buttons for five seconds, the control panel will beep, and the temperature settings will display to confirm that DEMO MODE is deactivated.

What is ice plus on LG refrigerator?

Ice PlusLG InstaView Refrigerator. Ice Plus increases both ice making and freezing capabiblities. The Ice Plus features turns off automatically after 24 hours.

What temp should fridge be?

The ideal temperature range for your fridge is 35 to 38 degrees Fahrenheit. Bacteria growth starts tripling around the 40 degree mark and things freeze at 32, so we're sticking with 35 to 38 as a goal.

Why is my LG freezer defrosting?

The most common cause for this condition is a problem with the defrost system. The defrost heater turns on several times throughout the day to melt away any frost that may have accumulated on the freezer evaporator coils.

How do I troubleshoot my LG refrigerator?


LG Refrigerator Repair Help
  1. Refrigerator not cooling.
  2. Refrigerator water dispenser not working.
  3. Refrigerator ice maker not working.
  4. Refrigerator ice dispenser not working.
  5. Refrigerator not defrosting.
  6. Refrigerator is noisy or loud.
  7. Refrigerator defrost drain clogged.
  8. Refrigerator freezer is cold but refrigerator is warm.

Is a fridge colder on 1 or 5?

So on a refrigerator what setting is coldest (1 to 5)?
On every fridge the rules for the coldest settings are always the following: The numbers on the fridge's temperature dial indicate refrigerant power. The higher the number goes the colder the fridge will maintain. Setting it to 5 will make your fridge the coldest.

Is 1 or 7 the coldest setting on a fridge?

Usually, a mini fridge dial ranges from 1-7, 1 being the coldest setting, and 7 being the warmest. I set the control to number 3 or 4, a s this tends to keep my food fresh.

Why is my LG refrigerator not cooling enough?

If the condenser fan motor is not working properly, the refrigerator won't cool properly. To determine if the fan motor is defective, first check the fan blade for obstructions. The evaporator fan motor draws air over the evaporator (cooling) coils and circulates it throughout the refrigerator and freezer compartments.

Why is my new fridge not cold?

If you could listen to the compressor running but the refrigerator isn't cooling, the problem is most likely either frost-clogged evaporator coils or a stuck or busted evaporator fan. The evaporator coils as well as follower are located behind a cover in the freezer compartment.

How long do LG refrigerators last?


A refrigerator should last at least 15 years. As the rest of my appliances die, they will NOT be replaced with LG.

Why does ice cream melt in the freezer?

If your ice cream has melted in your freezer, it almost certainly means that your freezer is not sufficiently cold. Ice cream in the freezer is like the old canary down in the mines, that dies when a little bit of gas came in the mine.

Where is the freezer fan on a LG refrigerator?

The evaporator fan is located in the back of your freezer section, behind the back cover plate. The easiest way to reach it is by removing that back cover.

Is there a class action lawsuit against LG refrigerators?

A class action lawsuit has been filed against LG Electronics alleging a defect is causing some of its fridges to stop cooling. For many consumers, however, the refrigerators have stopped working within 36 months of use in what one news outlet calls a “pandemic of dying fridges.”

Where is the test fill button on LG refrigerator?

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On the underside of the front of the tray is a test/fill button.

Why is my ice maker not dropping ice?


If your ice maker isn't producing ice at all or is producing crescents or cubes that are smaller than usual, it's typically indicative of a clog somewhere along the supply line. Cause: A common cause for a clog is frozen water in the line. Fix: To repair a frozen line, slide the refrigerator and unplug it.

Why is my LG refrigerator not dispensing water?

The freezer temperature should be kept from 0-10 degrees Fahrenheit. If the freezer is too cold, the water line may freeze. The water inlet valve opens to supply water to the dispenser. If the water inlet valve is defective, or if the water pressure is too low, the water valve will not open.

Why is my LG Fridge Freezer leaking water?

A common reason for refrigerators to leak water into the floor is a clogged defrost drain. When the defrost heater in the freezer melts away the frost on the cooling coil, the water flows down a drain and into a pan underneath the unit. Clearing the drain with hot water will fix this problem.