How do I fix the OE error on my LG washer?
If there are no clogs or obstructions in the drain hose, filter, or in the pump, then it could be that the error code was caused by excessive suds which create air pockets and can trigger an OE error code. Run a Tub Clean Cycle to remove excess detergent, and then try running a new cycle to clear the OE error code.
What does oe mean on a washer?
How do I unblock a washing machine waste pipe?
To unclog a clogged drain, first fill a bucket with boiling water and a pack of baking soda. Remove the drain pipe from your washing machine and slowly pour the water into the drain using a funnel. Wait a few minutes and test if it keeps draining if you pour water into it.
Why does my washer drain smell like sewage?
The most likely is bacteria growing in your washer because of built-up dirt, mildew and mold, lint, and/or soap. If you don’t regularly clean your washing machine, these things build up on, under, or inside the rubber seal and in the crevices of the drum.
How do I stop my sewer from backing up?
There are a few preventative measure homeowners can take for sewer backup prevention.Maintain your sewer lateral. Dispose of grease properly. Dispose of paper products properly. Consider plastic piping. Correct illegal plumbing connections. Consider a backwater prevention valve.
Can I pour Drano down my washing machine drain?
Can I put Drano down my washing machine drain? Yes. Drano or any drain cleaner can be used to unclog your washing machine drain, but make sure you run your washer without a load of laundry before normal use.
Why do my towels smell bad?
Towels develop a sour and smelly odor when they’re put away wet. Another source of towel odor, and also the reason towels lose softness and absorbency, ironically comes from detergent/fabric softener buildup.
How often do I need to clean my front load washer?
It’s recommended to have your washer go through a cleaning cycle once a week or bi-weekly, depending on how often you are using the machine. If you aren’t using it as often, it’s recommended to give it wash (both inside and out) once a month.