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What should I do when the dishwasher does not drain or the 'OE' error appears?

  • Control Panel Issues
  • OE
  • Troubleshooting
  • Dishwashers
  • Last Updated 08/05/2015

What should I do when the dishwasher does not drain or the 'OE' error appears?

 

 

cause Cause

 

       - The OE error indicates that a drain system is malfunctioning.

   

       - Please check if the filter is cleaned and the drain hose is installed properly.

 

              OE error code

 

 

how to fix How to fix

 

       1. Please check if the drain hose is not bent, pressed, or frozen .
 
               drain hose bent
 
      2. End of the drain hose should be 30 centimeters above from the floor for proper draining.
 
      3. If the drain hose is frozen, please fill the tub with warm water and thaw the machine for 30 minutes.
 
      4. Foreign materials can clog drain hoses if the filter is not regularly cleaned.

          Please clean the filter.

 

               cleaning filter

 

 

 

 

 

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