What does Error Code OE mean on LG washer?

The OE error code on the LG washing machine display is an indication of a NO DRAIN issue. The 3 issues that may cause this fault code is a bent drain hose, the drain pump filter is blocked, or the drain pump may have foreign objects lodged in it making it unable to drain.

OE Error Code – Front Load Washer

  1. Check for kinked drain hose. Check behind the washer to ensure that the drain hose is not kinked or clogged.
  2. Test the drain pump. If the drain is not kinked, run a spin only cycle to test the drain pump.
  3. Do you hear the humming sound?
  4. Clean drain pump filter.
  5. Run tub clean cycle.
  6. Request Repair.

One may also ask, how do I force my LG washer to drain? If it is necessary to drain the water from the washer, power the machine on and press the spin speed key until no spin is selected then press start. If done correctly, 1 minute of estimated time will display on the clock, the unit will drain out the water, and the cycle will end.

how do I know if my washing machine drain pump is bad?

If the motor and pump is running but no water is draining out then most likely the 3363394 pump is bad. One thing you can try first is to lower the drain hose over a shallow pan and see if the water in the tub will drain by gravity. If not then there may be a sock or other obstruction blocking the pump.

How do I fix OE error on my LG dishwasher?

OE Error Code – Dishwasher

  1. Check for food debris. If you notice any food debris in the tub of your dishwasher, remove larger food debris and items that may not wash out.
  2. Clean the filter.
  3. Check the drain hose.
  4. Check the air gap.
  5. New dishwasher or gabage disposal.
  6. Force the Drain.
  7. Request a Repair.
  8. Important Tip.

What does Error Code OE mean on LG dishwasher?

This means when the LG dishwasher gets to the time for it to drain out water, it is not draining correctly or cannot drain. This is caused by a CLOGGED DRAIN HOSE or a CLOGGED OR FAULTY DRAIN PUMP. The most likely reason an LG dishwasher shows the OE error is the DRAIN HOSE IS BENT, CLOGGED, OR NOT POSITIONED PROPERLY.

Why does my LG washer not drain?

If the washer won’t drain or is not draining properly, and the washer has a coin trap, remove the coin trap and clean it thoroughly. First, check the drain hose to determine if it is kinked, twisted, or bent. If the drain hose is bent, straighten it out. In addition, remove the drain hose and check it for obstructions.

What is wrong with my LG washing machine?

To fix this: Unplug the washer for 10 seconds. Plug the washer back in, and press power button. Press the spin speed button until no spin is highlighted. Once the washer is drained, restart the washing cycle process.

How do I know if my washing machine drain hose is clogged?

Drain Hose Problems If the hose is clogged, it can prevent the water from being pumped out of the machine. To test this, remove the drain hose attached to the washer and make sure it is clear. An easy way to check that the drain hose is clear is to blow air through it.

How do I clear a clogged washing machine drain?

To clear a clog from a washing machine, try unhooking the drain pipe and pouring hot water down the drain to release the soap and scum. For stubborn clogs, push a plumbing snake down the drain. As it goes down, turn the handle clockwise anytime you feel a clog, which will grab the debris and allow you to pull it out.

How do I reset my LG washing machine?

How to reset the washing machine: Press POWER to turn the washer off. Unplug the washer from the power outlet or turn the circuit breaker to the unit off. With the power disabled, press and hold the START/PAUSE button for 5 seconds. Plug the washer back in, or turn the circuit breaker back on.

Why does my LG washer smell like sewer?

Most likely, the smelly washer is a sign of plumbing problems, and that’s where EcoClean can help. Run a load of hot water through the washing machine (without clothes). Add a cup of distilled white vinegar to the load. This restores water to evaporated drain traps, which releases sewer gas.

How do I clean the rubber seal on my LG washing machine?

Clean Gasket: Use a rag or towel to clean the rubber door gasket on a front-loading washer with either hot soapy water or a spritz of mildew cleaner. Make sure to wipe underneath and around it as well.