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What should I do when Clean Filter appears on display?

  • Control Panel Issues
  • Error Codes
  • Troubleshooting
  • Dryers
  • Last Updated 04/27/2015

What should I do when Clean Filter appears on display?

 

 

cause Cause

 

       - It is normal that Clean Filter blinks when power is turned on.

 

       - Clean Filter indicates that a lint filter needs to be cleaned.

 

 

how to fix How to fix

 

        1. When Power is pressed, Clean Filter will flash.

 

             clean filter light        

 

       2. For optimal performance, keep a lint filter clean at all times.

 

       3. Always clean the lint filter before use.

 

       4. Open a door to find the lint filter at the bottom.
           Take the filter out and check.
           Clean if necessary and put it back in.

 

            cleaning filter

       5. If you press Start/Pause to start drying, Clean Filter will disappear.

 

       6. For an electric dryer, Clean Filter may flash while running.
           Please clean the lint filter.
  

 

       7. Press Start/Pause to resume drying.

 
       8. If Clean Filter continues to flash after cleaning the lint filter, please check a condenser.

          Please refer to Cleaning a Condenser for procedures.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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