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What People Are Saying

Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great purchase! Bought this to put in my bedroom to supplement central ac that hasn’t been working well in the heat of summer. wish I would have done it sooner! It can rattle, so have to make sure it is positioned properly so it doesn’t.
Date published: 2018-08-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from It's an aircon Its an air con. Easy to assemble. Easy to use. Keeps my room cool.
Date published: 2018-07-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wonderful fridge! This fridge is big inside and bright! Ice maker in the door is a great space saver inside! I love all the compartments. I love the French doors. I love all of this new fridge! I highly recommend to you!
Date published: 2017-12-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Top unit I purchased my unit in 2013 and still just as cold as day one.
Date published: 2016-06-07
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
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 I would like to have the temp set at 80 during the day and 70 at night and switch automatically at times programmed by myself. If not this unit, do you have a unit capable of this? Room ~200 sqft so the smallest window/portable ac capable model # please

Asked by: Chris2017
We do not currently manufacture a unit that has this capability. ^AC
Answered by: amber
Date published: 2017-12-14

Where can I buy a new filter for this unit . 

Asked by: Gailrr
The Replacement Air Filter, Part # 5231AR2148A , for this LG 6,000 BTU Window Air Conditioner with Remote, Model # LW6012ER can be ordered from any LG Authorized Parts Distributor. The one closest to you that serves the Eastern Region 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: 2017-11-03

Can this unit be used as a heater? I have the temp on 85 and fan but it’s still blowing cool air

Asked by: Paula67
No, this unit does not have a heater function. ^ST
Answered by: Shena
Date published: 2017-10-26

My unit rattles very loudly when the compressor turns on. It seems that the face of the unit just vibrates against itself. It constantly wakes me up through the night. How do I fix this problem?

Asked by: Josh Gibson
We regret the trouble you have experienced with this Air Conditioner. There are no portions of this device that should be rattling. Please contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000 to troubleshoot this matter.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-08-31

What does the dry and energy saver do?

Asked by: Xavier818
We appreciate your interest in this air conditioner. The DRY mode is designed to run the compressor to extract moisture from the air, but not to circulate the fan as much, so as to not actively cool the air. Some cooling will be the natural result of lower humidity, but the air conditioner will not be pursuing that goal. The ENERGY SAVER mode is designed to deactivate the circulating fan when the compressor stops running. Instead of running constantly, the fan will spin every 3 minutes to test the air temperature. If cooling is not required, the fan will stop and wait for another 3 minutes. If cooling is needed, then the compressor will kick in again and start the cooling process. The reduced use of the fan will be more energy efficient than constant operations.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-06-28

How much does it weight?

Asked by: Ray674
The LG 6,000 BTU Window Air Conditioner with Remote, Model # LW6012ER is listed at 48 lbs...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-06-08

My LG unit has worked fine for a couple years and than all of the sudden it is not draining even after flushing it. The water builds up you hear it gurgle and than it starts making a loud noise. When we remove the front you can see  the water 

Asked by: amy Gunnoe
The LG 6,000 BTU Window Air Conditioner with Remote, Model # LW6012ER when installed properly should have a tilt toward the back of 1/4" - 1/2". If the back of the unit isn't slightly lower than the front, the unit can leak condensed water from the front grille. The air conditioner is designed to operate with about 1/2" of water in the base pan. This water is picked up by the slinger fan which has an outer ring that runs in the water that collects in the base pan if it gets deep, and expels it through the condenser to help discharge the heat. That helps to improve the cooling efficiency. Check to make sure that the drain cap is not on and preventing any excess water from draining out. If the drain cap is off, check to make sure that the drain outlet is not clogged with dirt and debris that might have gotten into the unit and accumulated in there...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-06-11

If you dont have a remote and you want colder air to come out, what can you do?

Asked by: Neftali17
We appreciate your interest in this air conditioner. When using the machine with a digital display, simply press the DOWN arrow button on the control panel to reduce the set temperature.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-01-09
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