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IE Error – Clogged Water Inlet Filter

  • Control Panel Issues
  • IE
  • Troubleshooting
  • Washer & Dryers, Washing Machines



“IE” Error Code



  Both washing machine inlet water connectors at the rear are either equipped with a meshed filter to

  prevent any dirt or debris accessing the tub or these filters are found at the end of the water supply

  hose connecting to the washing machine. Their main function is to screen water flow entering

  washing machine. Water will not be supplied accordingly if filters are clogged. Turn off the tap water

  and take out hose from washing machine. Remove filters, clean them, re-insert them then re-connect

  hose to unit.


How to clean water supply filter
Turn off the tap and unplug the power.
 ② Turn the water supply hose counterclockwise to dissemble it from machine. Then, use long-nose pliers

      to disassemble filter inside.


[Disassemble filter with long-nose pliers]


[Filter rust]


 ③ Under running water wash dirt, iron shaving, calcium & magnesium deposit and any other

     foreign substance by brushing filter with a toothbrush. Clean it thoroughly and re-insert it.


[Filter rust]


 Clean with toothbrush and reverse step for assembly.

 ※ Note : "IE error means water does not fill to second-tier level within 8 minutes.




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