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[Dish Washer] - What should I do when a dishwasher does not drain or OE error appears?

  • Control Panel Issues
  • OE
  • Troubleshooting
  • Dishwashers
  • Last Updated 04/30/2015

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




cause Cause


       - OE error indicates that a drain system is malfunctioning.


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


              OE error code



how to fix How to fix


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

          Please clean the filter.


               cleaning filter



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



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