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[Fully Automatic] OE Error (Drain Hose Clogged/Choked)

  • Water/Suds Issues
  • Does Not Drain/Spin (Clothes Too Wet)
  • Troubleshooting
  • Washing Machines
  • Last Updated 05/30/2014

OE Error (Drain Hose Clogged / Choked)


  • Cause
    Will not drain well if drain hose is incorrectly installed. In this case, water may flow backward, causing to have bad smell.
  • Troubleshooting
    Pulling out drain hose first and p ress Power Spin Start button.
    (If it does
    not drain well, drain hole can be clogged by foreign materials. So, check the condition of drain hose.)  
  • ※ Note : "OE“ error occurs if water does not drain completely within 10 minutes.
  • ※ How to check drain hose


              ① Drain hose is too           Drain hose is twisted

                          highly installed  



             ③ Drain hose is            ④ Drain hose is clogged

             adhered to the floor 



                        ⑤ Drain hose is bended



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



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