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6,000 BTU Window Air Conditioner with Remote

  • LW6012ER

BTU Performance 6,000
EER 10.7
Dehumid. (Pts/Hr) 1.7
Dry Air Flow (CFM) 200
dBA Level (Indoor / Outdoor) 54 / 60
Est. Cooling Area (Sq. Ft.) 260
Product (WxHxD) 18 9/16" x 12 9/32" x 15 13/32"
Shipping (WxHxD) 22 9/16" x 15 3/16" x 17 7/32"
Net Weight (lbs.) 48
Shipping Weight (lbs.) 52
Thermostat Control Thermistor
Air Deflection 2-Way
Remote Control Yes
Energy Saver Function Yes
Programmable Timer 12 Hr, On / Off
Fan Speed: Cooling 3
Fan Only Speed 3
Compressor Rotary
Indoor Fan Type Turbo
Type Air Discharge Top Discharge
Chassis Type Top Down
Available Colors White
Voltage / 60 Hz 115
Watts 560
Rated Amps 5.2
Limited Warranty 1 Year Parts and Labor with 1 Year Compressor

What People Are Saying

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Ruggedly Built I've used this A/C unit for 2 summers and it works great. The best thing about it is it survived a 14 ft fall out of my window onto the ground! I was removing it from the window before winter set in.The cord got pulled out of the unit, a few radiator fins were bent and it had a few scratches, but after reattaching the cord it worked fine. I had to glue a few plastic pieces together on the side curtains. The compressor survived and still delivers ice cold air.
Date published: 2014-12-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Value! This air conditioner is such a great value! It was inexpensive, yet it is very attractive and cools the space very well. I love that it comes with a remote, too. I just can't say enough good things about LG products!
Date published: 2014-11-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from cool The best feature I liked about this air conditioner was the remote control. I do wish the control would light up while pressing buttons at night. I do like the product and will continue to use LG products.
Date published: 2014-07-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great a/c ! This is a excellent a/c,easy to install has simple controls, very quiet, and above all very cold cools room in no time.
Date published: 2014-05-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Air Conditioner I am really enjoying my new AC unit from LG. It cools down my bedroom in 2 minutes & my bedroom is 200 sf. I love the remote because while working on my desk top computer I can just spin in my chair and change temps. I live in the Bronx in a Apt Building where it gets very hot because there is no way for cross ventilation & the sun just beets down on the black tar roof and makes it really hot. This AC unit solves the problem with ease & I'm as happy as U could be. The only negative is in the cooling stage it sounds a little loud or maybe its just me.
Date published: 2014-05-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Quiet I work at night and have to sleep all day. This ac keeps me cool while I sleep but not too loud that it keeps me awake
Date published: 2013-09-29
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Excellent unit, but....................... It is noisy and has a vibrating noise that is driving my neighbor nuts. The compressor also shuts down hard, making a clucking noise. I tried different things but all failed. I don't want to make a complaint yet, as I have only a month of need for it. I will contact LG over the winter and see what they will do about it. It does do a great job of cooling, which is why I bought it.
Date published: 2013-08-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Product... Bought this product only after lots of research and took a chance on all the excellent reviews I read. Very pleased with purchase. Its been a very hot and humid summer and this air conditioner has been running non stop for a month. Happy Customer...Highly Recommend to all.
Date published: 2013-07-24
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I need to replace the drain pipe on the unit and need a product number to order.

Asked by: lrader
We appreciate your interest in this air conditioner. According to our parts listing, for this particular model, no drain pipe accompanied this air conditioner.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2015-12-05

I plug it in and press power and does not come on after every time i unplug it what should i do?

Asked by: JP21
We regret the trouble you have experienced with this air conditioner. If this unit will not power on, then it will likely require service. 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
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2015-10-07

Where is the drain whole located?

Asked by: dmdm
If you're standing in front of the LG 6,000 BTU Window Air Conditioner with Remote, Model # LW6012ER, in the lower left corner in the back of the unit below the fins is a hole in the base pan that is covered by a base cap. That is the drain hole for this unit. To drain the unit, you would need to remove the drain cap and insert the drain pipe that was an included accessory with the unit. You can get a better idea of where the drain hole is by turning to page 20 in your owner's manual where under the section titled 'Drain Pipe' are explicit instructions on how to drain the unit along with an ullustrated diagram...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2015-07-21

On the 6000 BTU Window Air Conditioner the clean filter light stays on after the filter has been cleaned

Can't find my owners manual, is there a pdf one you can send me.
Asked by: John1953
Hello John1953. After you clean the filter on the LG 6,000 BTU Window Air Conditioner with Remote, Model # LW6012ER, press the TEMP UP and TEMP DOWN buttons together to turn off the CLEAN FILTER light. This reset must be done from the controls of the device, and NOT from the remote control. For a copy of the owner's manual, please visit [] and you can dowload a PDF file and print it out...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2015-09-04


Asked by: lynnbabiexo
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 The part number for the Remote Control is 6711A20034E.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2015-06-24

What is the LRA rating on the LG LW6012ER 6000 BTU air conditioner?

Asked by: daybreak
We appreciate your interest in this air conditioner. The LRA rating is not a measurement that this specified on this device. It is, however, less than 15 Amps, as the power supply specifications recommend the use of a 15 Amp fuse when connecting this unit to power.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2015-06-16

Replacement Filter?

Hello I own two LG air conditioners with model number LW6012ER. The filters are dirty and I would like to get new replacement filters for these units. The retail location I purchased the units at do not sell replacement filters. Please recommend a retail location (preferably online) that I can buy replacement filters. If not, are the filters designed to be cleaned? Can you provide cleaning instructions?
Asked by: denzil
The Air filters in your LG 6,000 BTU Window Air Conditioners with Remote, Models # LW6014ER can be washed in lukewarm water below 40°C (104°F). There aren't any special instructions on how to wash them. If you need to replace them, the LG Authorized Parts Distributor that services the East Coast is: Encompass Parts Distribution 775 Tipton Industrial Dr. Suite F Lawrenceville, GA 30046 Sales: 866-779-7906 Fax: 800-552-1431^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2015-06-07

How do I clean it?

If it starts to smell is it safe to clean it with a hose and dawn like the you tube videos?
Asked by: Stetlie
The front grille and the inlet grille may be wiped with a cloth dampened in a mild detergent solution. The cabinet may be washed with mild detergent and lukewarm water, then polished with Liquid Wax for Appliances. To ensure continued peak efficiency, the condenser coils (outside of unit) should be checked periodically and cleaned if clogged with soot or dirt from the atmosphere.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2014-08-25
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