GE Profile™ 115 Volt Room Air Conditioner with Electronic Remote Control ASM12AA user guide

Slide-out chassis.
? Make sure batteries are fresh and installed correctlysee the Care and Cleaning section.

When the air conditioner is turned on, it will automatically start in the setting last used.

Lights next to the touch pads on the air conditioner control panel indicate the selected settings.

Use the COOL mode with HIGH (F3), MED (F2) or

LOW (F1) fan for cooling. Use the INCREASE ? /

DECREASE ? pads to set the desired temperature between 64F and 86F in 1F increments.

Cooling Descriptions

For Normal CoolingSelect the COOL mode and

HIGH (F3) or MED (F2) fan with a middle set temperature.

For Quieter & Nighttime CoolingSelect the

COOL mode and LOW (F1) fan with a middle set temperature.

NOTE: If the air conditioner is off and is then turned on while set to COOL, it will take approximately 3 minutes for the compressor to start and cooling to begin.

NOTE: If you switch from a COOL setting to OFF or to a fan setting, wait at least 3 minutes before switching back to a COOL setting.

Operating Instructions

A thermostat is used to maintain the room temperature. The compressor will cycle on and off to keep the room at the set level of comfort. Set the thermostat at a lower number and the indoor air will become cooler. Set the thermostat at a higher number and the indoor air will become warmer.

Safety Instructions

For Maximum CoolingSelect the COOL mode and HIGH (F3) fan with a lower set temperature.

Installation Instructions

Use the FAN at HIGH (F3), MED (F2) or LOW (F1) to provide air circulation and filtering without cooling.

Since fan only settings do not provide cooling, a temperature setting will not be displayed.

Vent Control

The vent control is located on the inside of the air louvers in the lower right corner.

When set at CLOSE, only the air inside the room will be circulated and conditioned. When set at

OPEN, some inside air is exhausted outside.

Troubleshooting Tips

To open the vent, push the lever to the right.

To close it, push it to the left.

Air DirectionUp and Down (on some models)

Fingertip pressure on the horizontal louvers adjusts the air direction up or down.

Air DirectionSide-to-Side (on some models)

Consumer Support

On some models, the side-to-side air direction is adjusted by the louver levers or by grasping and moving the inner vertical louvers.

Features and appearance will vary.

Operating Instructions

Safety Instructions

About the controls on the air conditionermodels with control knobs.

MODE CONTROLS

Your model will have one of the above type controls.

Installation Instructions

TEMP CONTROLS

Your model will have one of the above type controls.

Troubleshooting Tips

Mode Controls

Temp Controls

HIGH COOL, MED COOL and LOW COOL provide cooling with different fan speeds.

The temp control is used to maintain the room temperature. The compressor will cycle on and off to keep the room at the same level of comfort. When you turn the knob to a higher number the indoor air will become cooler. Turn the knob to a lower number and the indoor air will become warmer.

LOW FAN or HIGH FAN provides air circulation and filtering without cooling.

NOTE: If you move the switch from a cool setting to OFF or to a fan setting, wait at least 3 minutes before switching back to a cool setting.

Cooling Descriptions

For Normal CoolingSelect HIGH COOL or MED

COOL with the temp control at midpoint.

Consumer Support

For Maximum CoolingSelect HIGH COOL with the temp control at the highest number available on your knob.

For Quieter & Nighttime CoolingSelect LOW COOL with the temp control at midpoint.

Additional controls and important information.

Energy Saver (on some models)

OFF The fan runs all the time, while the compressor cycles on and off.

The energy saver switch controls the fan.

ON The fan and compressor cycle on and off together. This results in wider variations of room temperature and humidity. Normally used when the room is unoccupied.

Safety Instructions

This switch must be set at OFF in order to use the fan settings (on the mode control).

Operating Instructions

Vent Control (on some models)

The vent control is located on the inside of the air louvers in the lower right corner.

When set at CLOSE, only the air inside the room will be circulated and conditioned. When set at

OPEN, some inside air is exhausted outside.

To open the vent, push the lever to the right.

To close it, push it to the left.

Installation Instructions

Air DirectionSide-to-Side

CIRCULAIRE (on some models)

On some models, the side-to-side air direction is adjusted by the louver levers or by grasping and moving the inner vertical louvers.

For fixed side-to-side air direction, set the

Circulaire switch to ON until the desired air direction is obtained; then move it to OFF.

For continuous side-to-side air circulation, set the

Circulaire switch to ON and leave it there.

Troubleshooting Tips

Air DirectionUp and Down (on some models)

Fingertip pressure on the horizontal louvers adjusts the air direction up or down.

Consumer Support

How to Insert the Batteries

Operating Instructions

Safety Instructions

Care and cleaning of the air conditioner.

Remove the battery cover by sliding it according to the arrow direction.

Insert new batteries making sure that the

(+) and () of battery are installed correctly.

Reattach the cover by sliding it back into position.

? Use 2 AAA (1.5 volt) batteries. Do not use rechargeable batteries.

? Remove the batteries from the remote control if the system is not going to be used for a long time.

Grille and Case

Turn the air conditioner off and remove the plug from the wall outlet before cleaning.

To clean, use water and a mild detergent.

Do not use bleach or abrasives.

Outdoor Coils

Installation Instructions