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12000 BTU Window Air Conditioner

  • LW1216ER

Key Features

  • Remote included
  • 4- Way Air Direction
  • 3 Cooling & Fan Speeds with Auto Cool
  • Timer
  • Slide-out washable filter
PERFORMANCE
BTU Performance 12,000
CEER 12.0
EER 12.1
ENERGY STAR® Yes
Dehumid. (Pts/Hr) 3.8
Dry Air Flow (CFM) 265
dBA Level (Indoor / Outdoor) 52 / 60
Est. Cooling Area (Sq. Ft.) 550
Refrigerant R32
FEATURES
Thermostat Control Thermistor
Air Deflection 4-Way
Remote Control Yes
Auto Restart Yes
Energy Saver Function Yes
Timer 24 Hr. On/Off
Filter Alarm Function Yes
Fan Speed Cooling 3
Fan Only Speed 3
Compressor Rotary
In Door Fan Type Turbo
Type Air Discharge Top Discharge
Outdoor Vent / Exhaust Yes
Chassis Type Slide In/Out
MATERIALS/FINISHES
Available Colors White
ELECTRICAL RATINGS
Voltage / 60 Hz 115
Watts 990
Rated Amps 9.3
DIMENSIONS
Product (WxHxD) 23 5/8" x 15" x 22 3/16"
Shipping (WxHxD) 27 5/32" x 18 7/16" x 23 1/2"
Net Weight 81 lbs.
Shipping Weight 90 lbs.
WARRANTY
Limited Warranty 1 Year Parts and Labor
UPC 048231378994

What People Are Saying

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Expecting A Long, Satisfying Relationship! Just bought my 2nd LG. The one that it is replacing gave me 10 years of excellent service. Cools fast. No noise problems. The only tweak that I would make would be 4 or 6 directional cooling vents, but for the money and the value, you can't beat it.
Date published: 2017-08-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy maintenance cold air This a/c unit works better than any other unit I've had!
Date published: 2017-08-24
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Too loud The unit cools off great but it is extremely loud. I was really looking forward to having this unit in my home as I have other LG products but I am considering returning the item.
Date published: 2017-08-04
Rated 4 out of 5 by from EASY INSTALL PROs - Unit was easy to install. Well packaged. Works as described. Cooled the room down very quickly. CON - My only comment was the ECON MODE, it cycles every three minutes to check the temp. I feel the sensor should detect temperature variation from settings without the fan cycle on/off .
Date published: 2017-07-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I Love LG Products! I bought this air conditioner because the other 2 I have are LG and they are awesome! I have a LG HDTV that I bought several years ago that is still in top working codition. when I went to buy this air conditioner, I was so happy it was a LG! And my whole iapartment is now cold, just like I like it. It's like having central air.
Date published: 2017-07-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great work I have an old still going so i know your product is very good
Date published: 2017-07-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Super Quiet and as effective as my 28000BTU unit I bought this air conditioner based on online recommendations. I was considering getting another 28000BTU/240V AC unit since I have one in my large master bedroom and is quite effective. But the reviews of this made me try it especially since no electrical work was needed. It is effectively cooling about 800 square feet on my first floor and is much quieter than the 28000 BTU unit from another manufacturer. Super happy with it.
Date published: 2017-07-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from burrrrr its cold in here This ac can cool off my 18x19 foot room from an 80 degree or hotter temp to 60ish degrees in under 45 minutes of being on. this ac was a great purchase. definately will be buying this ac again for other rooms
Date published: 2017-07-21
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can the unit be installed in a wall

Asked by: bradon
The ENERGY STAR® LG 12000 BTU Window Air Conditioner, Model # LW1216ER is a Winonditioner and as such, it requires a standard single-hung or double-hung window for proper installation. The outside of the cabinet must extend outward for at least 12" and there should be no obstacles, such as a fence or wall within 20" from the back of the cabinet because it will prevent heat radiation from the condenser. Restriction of outside air will greatly reduce the cooling efficiency of the air conditioner. Non-window installations, including using wall sleeves, holes in walls or other types of installation are not recommended...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-08-17

Do I need a window support for this air conditioner.

Asked by: Judith48
The ENERGY STAR® LG 12000 BTU Window Air Conditioner, Model # LW1216ER comes with all the necessary included accessories for a secure and proper installation. It doesn't require an additional support bracket unless your building codes require one...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-07-07

How to insert the frame guides into the bottom of the cabinet

Asked by: Jjfamf
We appreciate your interest in this air conditioner. The bottom of the air conditioner cabinet should have some holes, into which the lower frame guides will connect. For additional assistance in this matter, please contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-06-14

The large Fan at the rear of the unit has lost a blade - It will not turn properly without exreme vibration due to imbalance - can I replace this part and is it accessible

Asked by: pjschles
Parts and accessories can be obtained through our parts distributor, MCM Electronics. Their contact number, for placing orders and pricing information, is 800-824-9491. You can also use their website, at http://www.mcmelectronics.com/content/en-US/forms/lg_parts. For components such as interior parts, it is highly recommended to enlist the assistance of a qualified service technician for purchase and installation. To make service arrangements, you may either contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000, or you can check our Repair Provider Lookup on our website, at http://www.lg.com/us/support/repair/support-repair-provider-lookup.jsp.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-06-07

What is the difference between the lw1215er and the lw1216er air conditioner

Asked by: Bluebird 5
The ENERGY STAR® LG 12000 BTU Window Air Conditioner, Model # LW1216ER is a newer version of the LW 1215ER. It has a different CEER and EER rating and is more energy efficient, has a higher Dry Air Flow (CFM) and uses a more environment friendly refrigerant (R32)...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-04-20

Where can i get a remote control?

Asked by: Edjude
Parts and accessories can be obtained through our parts distributor, MCM Electronics. Their contact number, for placing orders, is 800-824-9491. You can also use their website, at http://www.mcmelectronics.com/content/en-US/forms/lg_parts. The part number for this item is: AKB73016012.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-03-16

Should I pull the plug in the back of the LG LW1216ER airconditioner or leave it alone?

Asked by: Robert John Miller
We appreciate your interest in this Air Conditioner and its components. While it is certainly acceptable to remove the drain plug from the back of the A/C cabinet, doing so can potentially reduce the operational efficiency of the device.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-09-12

We are looking for a back fin protector to protect the back

Asked by: Leticia
We appreciate your interest in this air conditioner. There is no back grate for the air conditioner, unless it is installed from the factory. There may be an after-market covering, but we would have no information available regarding such a device.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-08-25
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