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LDS5540ST
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Semi-Integrated Dishwasher with Flexible EasyRack™ Plus System

LDS5540ST

COLORBlack   Stainless Steel   White
  • EasyRack™ Plus
  • 10-Year Limited Warranty on Inverter Direct Drive Motor
  • LoDecibel™ Operation
  • SmartDiagnosis™ System

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Trouble with adjusting the rear legs ...

We are following the instructions but cannot find the place to make the adjustments with the screwdriver.
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1 year, 4 months ago
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Rear leg adjustment screws are on the front of the unit, by each of the front legs. Screws are connected to a worm drive that rotate the rear legs when twisted.
Right side raises the opposite direction of the left side since they are mirror images.
I believe right side was clockwise, and left side was counterclockwise.

One helpful thing to do is to test this before installing so you can verify they work correctly and confirm the direction you should twist each. When installed, lean the dishwasher forward to relieve pressure on the back feet so they raise more easily.
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2 months ago
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AdamTheHusband
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The leg adjustment for the front and rear legs are all at the front of the machine.
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8 months ago
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CDJ123
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Customer service just told me that the manual is incorrect and that on this unit (bought at Lowes) one cannot adjust the rear legs? They instructed me to return it to the store ...
 
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1 year ago
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We regret the inconvenience you have experienced in this matter. Locate the back feet of the dishwasher. There should be a small, box housing around the adjustable legs. On the back of this “box” should be a Phillips-head screw. This screw should be that which is needed for adjusting the rear legs. If you still have difficulty, please contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000.
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Due to the distance from heater, the hot water cools down between cycles.
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11 months ago
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Yes, but it is advised to have a hot water supply to the unit of at least 120 deg F for best results.
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4 months ago
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No self heater for water on this model.
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8 months ago
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CDJ123
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Answer: 
I wondered the same thing so I checked in the middle of the cycle and found the water to be hot.
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8 months ago
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Christa
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how can i get a copy of the installation manual?

I also need the operation guide
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10 months ago
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http://www.lg.com/us/support-product/lg-LDS5540ST
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A google search can help you find what you are looking for.
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9 months ago
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We appreciate your interest in this dishwasher. A copy of the owner’s manual can be obtained from our website at http://www.lg.com/us/support-produc....
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Rinse Cycle

I know the quick wash is the shortest wash cycle, but I don't see a simple rinse on those days/nights that the dishwasher isn't quite full enough to run, but dishes still need to be rinsed......So question... Is there a rinse cycle or a way to just rinse the dishes???
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9 months ago
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Remember dishwashers are not scrubbers and only rinse dishes. It is recommended to always scrub and rinse as much debree from all dishes prior to loading.
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It does have a half wash function, where it only washes on the top rack. So that smaller loads maybe washed.
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Answer: 
I apologize, but no; this dishwasher does not have a RINSE ONLY cycle available. It does, however, have an UPPER ONLY cycle which will allow washing for only the upper rack of dishes, instead of a full cycle.
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Our new LDS5540ST Trips the 20 amp GFCI recepticle after about 90 seconds of run time.
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It should not do this. You either have a wiring problem in your house, it's a bad GFCI, or it's bad wiring in your dishwasher. I would consult an electrician to diagnose, then contact LG if it is their unit.

Contact LG directly if you have issues like this instead of posting a question online that may take a while for someone to answer. Safety is important and a problem like this could be the symptom of a potentially serious problem.
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Have a service technician and check you appliance. Also, when arranging for the technician to come out ask have the technician check your GFCI recepticle as it too can be bad. Replace or repair what is deficient.
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If you are not comfortable, have an electrician check the junction box in the front of the machine behind the toe-kick. I noticed while installing our dishwasher that the electrical wires come into the junction box without any grommet. I added one because there is a chance the insulation on the wiring got cut and a short maybe occurring. Also, check for water in that area - there maybe a leak under the dishwasher.
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QUIET…THERE’S A GENIUS AT WORK
Thanks to LG’s brilliant LoDecibel™ Operation, you can look forward to a dishwasher that’s among the quietest in its class. The 48dB rating might not mean much to you, but to your ears it’s pure nirvana. Since it has fewer moving parts, LG’s exclusive Inverter DirectDrive motor ensures “tip-toe” quiet load after load…along with utmost operating efficiency. No surprise, our motor is backed with a limited 10-Year Warranty. And that’s something to shout about!

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