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Ultra-Large Capacity 3 Door French Door Refrigerator with Smart Cooling

  • LFX28968SW

  • Smooth White

Key Features

  • Ultra-Large Capacity
  • Slim SpacePlus™ Ice System
  • Smart Cooling System
  • 10 Year Manufacturer's Limited Warranty on Linear Compressor
Store more.

Store more.

Stock-up and store everything you need. With a cavernous 27 cubic feet of space, this LG French Door refrigerator gives you ample space for all of your family’s favorite foods and keeps them conveniently organized and within reach.

Most shelf space.*

Ice makers are great, but not if it means you can't fit all of your food in the fridge. The Slim SpacePlus® Ice System provides more shelf space and allows even more space for door bins.

*Standard width french door refrigerator, excludes other LG manufactured products

Fresher is better.

Fresher is better.

Smart Cooling system is designed to maintain superior conditions within the refrigerator. The Linear Compressor reacts quickly to temperature fluctuations and helps keep your food fresher, longer. Meanwhile, strategically-placed vents in every section surround your food with cool air no matter where you put it.

Peace of Mind

Peace of Mind

When you buy a refrigerator, you don't want to worry that it won't last. Because the Linear Compressor uses fewer moving parts and operates more efficiently, LG confidently backs the Linear Compressor with a 10-year limited warranty.

Easy in. Easy out.

Easy in. Easy out.

The Smart Pull handle makes opening and closing the freezer quick and easy. All it takes is a simple lift of the handle for effortless access to your freezer.

Save money. Save energy.

Save money. Save energy.

This ENERGY STAR certified LG refrigerator exceeds new 2014 federal energy standards to positively impact your energy bill and your energy consumption.

ADA - COMPLIANT REFRIGERATORS

ADA - Compliant Refrigerators*

To be considered ADA-compliant, a French Door refrigerator must have a minimum of 50% freezer space no more than 54 inches above the finished floor.

SUMMARY
Door Type French 3-Door
Size (W x H x D) 35 3/4" x 69 3/4" x 35 3/8"
Water Filtration System LT700P
CAPACITY
Refrigerator 17.9 cu. ft.
Freezer 8.9 cu. ft.
Total 26.8 cu. ft.
FEATURES
ENERGY STAR® Qualified Yes (715 kWh/Year)
Ice & Water Dispenser Yes
Dispenser Type Integrated Tall Dispenser
Ice System Slim SpacePlus™
Daily Ice Production 3.5 lbs
Ice Storage Capacity 2.8 lbs
Cubed Ice & Crushed Ice Yes
IcePlus™ / Ice Production Yes/3.2 lbs
Water Filtration System Compact Filter LT700P
Dispenser Light Yes
Smart Cooling System Yes
Multi-Air Flow Cooling Yes
Temperature Sensors 6
Linear Compressor Yes
Display Type Membrane/White LED
Temperature Controls Electronic/Digital
Door Alarm Yes
Child Lock Yes
LoDecibel™ Operation Yes
LoDecibel™ Quiet Operation Yes
Auto Closing Door Hinge Yes
ADA Compliant Yes
Multi-Air-Flow™ Technology Yes
REFRIGERATOR
No. of Shelves 4 Split
Folding Shelf 1
Cantilevered Shelves Yes
Shelf Construction Spill Protector™ Tempered Glass
Crisper Bins 2 Humidity Crispers
Glide N’ Serve™ Drawer Yes
Refrigerator Light Premium LED
REFRIGERATOR DOOR
No. of Shelves/Bin 6 (2 Adjustable Gallon Size)
Door Bin Construction Clear Bins with Deco
Dairy Corner Yes
FREEZER
Door Type Pull Drawer
Drawers 2
Handle SmartPull™ Handle
DuraBase™ Solid Drawer Base Yes
Drawer Divider Yes
Ice Bin Yes
Freezer Light Premium LED
MATERIALS AND FINISHES
Contour Door Yes
Hidden Hinges Yes
Toe Grille Yes
Surface Coated Metal, Stainless Steel
Back Flush & Metal Cover Over Mechanical Parts
Available Colors Smooth White, Smooth Black, Stainless Steel
Handles Matching Commercial Handles
SPECIFICATIONS
Depth with Handles 35 3/8"
Depth without Handles 32 7/8"
Depth without Door 29"
Depth (Total with Door Open) 47 5/8"
Height to Top of Case 68 3/8"
Height to Top of Door Hinge 69 3/4"
Width 35 3/4"
Width (Door Open 90° with Handle) 44 1/4"
Width (Door Open 90° without Handle) 39 1/4"
Door Edge Clearance with Handle 4 1/2"
Door Edge Clearance without Handle 1 3/4"
Installation Clearance Sides 1/8", Top 1", Back 1"
Weight (Unit/Carton) 342 lbs./367 lbs.
Carton Dimensions (WxHxD) 38" x 73" x 38"
WARRANTY
Limited Warranty 1 Year Parts and Labor, 7 Years on the Sealed System, 10 Years on Linear Compressor
UPC 048231 784412

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What  is  the  right  temperature  for  my freezer?

Asked by: Kayekaye
It is recommended that, when the unit is first installed, the freezer temperature should be set to 0 degrees Fahrenheit, while the refrigerator should be set to 37 degrees. Once the unit reaches these temperatures, you may change the setting to however you would prefer.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-02-09

What temperature should refrigerator be set on

Asked by: Ssheidt
It is recommended that, when the unit is first installed, the freezer temperature should be set to 0 degrees Fahrenheit, while the refrigerator should be set to 37 degrees. Once the unit reaches these temperatures, you may change the setting to however you would prefer.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-01-26

My LG LFXS30766 refrigerator displays E next to refrigerator and 1F nest to Freezer on the water/ice panel? How do I correct this or do I need service. My Refrigerator is only about 8 months old.

Asked by: Brenda Rizzo
The ER IF code is indicative of a problem with the Icemaker Fan or its motor. This can potentially be resolved by allowing the refrigerator to thaw for about 4 hours, and then reconnecting it. If it does not, then the unit 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 http://www.lg.com/us/support/repair/support-repair-provider-lookup.jsp.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-01-22

How do I remove the dispenser stand tray

Asked by: Lost Angel
We appreciate your interest in this refrigerator. The removal of the dispenser tray is performed simply by grasping the tray with both hands and pulling it from its housing. This information is shown on page 29 of the owner’s manual.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2015-12-22

What is the model number of the Air Filter for the LG LFX28968ST Refrigerator? Thank you

Asked by: Rich813
The ENERGY STAR® Qualified LG Ultra-Large Capacity 3 Door French Door Refrigerator with Smart Cooling, Model # LFX28968ST uses the same LG 6 Month Replacement Refrigerator Air Filter, Model # LT120F that all other LG Refrigerators that use an Air Filter use. The Air Filter has part # ADQ73214404...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2016-01-07

the water and ice have stopped working ER light and 1F light what does that mean

Asked by: kerry0313
The ER IF code is indicative of a problem with the Icemaker Fan or its motor. This can potentially be resolved by allowing the refrigerator to thaw for about 4 hours, and then reconnecting it. If it does not, then the unit 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 http://www.lg.com/us/support/repair/support-repair-provider-lookup.jsp.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2015-12-22

The ice maker keeps freezing up and we have had to repeatedly take out large chunks of ice out of container.  Could this be a temperature issue?  If so, what is the correct temp or other solution that will solve this problem.   Thank you.  

Asked by: Stella Louise
We regret the trouble you have experienced with this refrigerator. Such freezing matters are typically caused by humid air reaching the ice maker, or the ice melting and then re-freezing. It is recommended to check each of these possibilities. If this does not resolve the matter, then the unit may 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 http://www.lg.com/us/support/repair/support-repair-provider-lookup.jsp.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2015-11-06

How many cups ice per day made?

Asked by: cups ice made per day
The Ice Maker in the ENERGY STAR® Qualified LG Ultra-Large Capacity 3 Door French Door Refrigerator with Smart Cooling, Model # LFX28968ST will produce 70 ~ 210 cubes in a 24 hour period depending on freezer compartment temperature, room temperature, the number of door openings and other operating conditions such as the water supply line pressure. Ice making will stop when the in-door ice bin is full which holds approximately 6 to 8 ( 12~16 oz or 340 to 455 cc) glasses of ice...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2015-09-29
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