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LG Washing Machine Error/Fault Codes 2 years 8 months ago #6

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LG washing machines have a self diagnosis system that detects and lets the user know what the problem is with the machine.

OE - Drain Error:
LG washing machine OE error indicates that the machine has not drained the water in the set amount of time.
Causes:
Blockage in the drain filter, drain hoses or u-bend under the sink, kinked drain hose or a faulty drain pump.

IE - Water Inlet Error:
LG washing machine IE error indicates that the water level in the drum has not reached a certain level in a set amount of time.
Causes:
1. Kinked inlet hose, closed tap or no water in the tap.
2. Clogged mesh screen filter in the water valve or hose.
3. Faulty water valve.
4. Faulty PCB board.

UE - Unbalance Error
LG washing machine UE error indicates that the washing machine has detected a unbalance in the drum during the spin cycle.
Causes:
1. Not enough clothes in the drum to balance out the load evenly when spinning.
2. Tangled clothes.
3. Non distributable things were pump in the drum.
4. Washing machine legs are not levelled on the floor.
5. Slipping/loose belt.

dE - Door Open Error:
LG washing machine dE error indicates that there is a problem with the door not been closed.
Causes:
1. Door not closed properly.
2. Door lock plug is loose on the lock or PCB.
3. Faulty door lock.

FE - Over flow error:
LG washing machine FE error indicates that the water level is too high and the machine activates the drain pump to drain the water.
Causes:
1. Water valve stuck in open position/faulty.

Upside down mirrored F and normal E - Heating Error:
This error indicates a heating error and most likely the thermistor is faulty.

CE - Over Current Error:
Faulty PCB or winding on the motor.

LE - Locked Motor Error:
Causes:
1. Plug on the motor or PCB has come loose.
2. Broken wire from PCB to motor.
3. Faulty hall sensor

DHE - Dryer Heater Error:
This error appears in the LG washer/dryer combos. LG washing machine DHE error indicates a error with the heating part of the machine.
Causes:
1. Faulty dryer heater.
2. Plug on dryer heater or PCB is loose,unplugged or the wire is broken.
3. Faulty dryer fan.
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