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[Dish Washer] - Is a filter in the right position?

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  • Not Cleaning
  • Troubleshooting
  • Dishwashers
  • Last Updated 04/30/2015

Is a filter in the right position?




cause Cause


     ■ A filter at the center of an inner floor of a dishwasher filters dirt on dishes and lets them out during draining.


        If the filter is out of place, dirt is not filtered and can stick to dishes again or clog a nozzle.


how to fix How to fix


      ① For a circular filter, please insert to fit into holes on the back and right sides.


      ② For a rectangular filter, press it down firmly.

           When properly positioned, the upper side should be level with no gaps.


      ③ Make sure a handle on the rectangular filter faces the front (Towards the door)


      ④ If either of the circular or rectangular filter is missing, food particles will not be filtered properly.


     ■ Cleaning filter (Clean after each use) [Dishwasher for 12 plate settings]

        cleaning filter for 12 people


     ■ Cleaning filter (Clean after each use) [Dishwasher for 6 plate settings]

        cleaning filter for 6 people

         * When inserting a filter, please check position, direction and gaps.

If the problem is not resolved, please call  LG Support representative on 1800-180 -9999 (Toll Free)



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