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OE problem with the LG WD - 12270BD Washer

The water will not drain and go to the spin cycle. I've tried cleaning the drain hose and plug?

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Re: OE problem with the LG WD - 12270BD Washer

Turn the knob to start and restart again let it run thru the course.


Put knob on spin and let it run thru the course.

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Spinning cycle

Keeping in mind that the soap & bleach gets dispensed into your wash on the second to last rinse cycle and that most all rinse cycles are in cold water. Is your cold water valve screen plugged causing your washer to rinse poorly? Are you using the HE detergent? If not maybe the washer is sudsing up to much and having a hard time rinsing all the suds and bleach out and leaving the clothes soapy.

Fill the washer up with no clothes in it on a cold/cold wash setting does it take a long time to fill the washer up? Also when it is full and agitating is there suds in the washer?

Last suggestion is if the drain is hose is a lot higher than the top of the washer it might have a hard time draining out all of the soap water before the next load

Mar 23, 2008 | LG WM-2277HW Front Load Washer

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My LG Tromm front loader has an OE error message and isn't spinning. First received the message during a full load of laundry. Had to drain the water from the hose at the bottom and finally got it unlocked...

OE is normally down to blocked drain pipes, mcalpine (connection under the sink) or a blocked front filter. empty the machine and unscrew the filter behind the flap at the bottom right hand side, check for any obstructions, icoins, hair grips etc are normally blocking here

Apr 10, 2014 | LG WM-2277HW Front Load Washer

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I have a lg front loader mod-wd-1025fb washer, i moved the other day & i have just connected the machine up to wash & it fills up with water but wont spin it out & just stands still has a OE...

The OE code appears because the machine is not fully drained after 10 minutes to start the spin cycle. The machine cannot spin with water still not drained due to clogged/kinked drain hose, blocked pump filter, or pump not working. Remove the drain hose from where it is installed and drain the water from the machine into a basin that is enough to hold the water. The drain hose or the pump filter is indeed clogged/blocked if the water does not drain/flow by gravity into the basin.

Check to make sure that the drain hose is clear and not kinked. Open the pump filter cover then remove and clean the filter. Reach in the pump impeller with your finger and turn it to check whether it is stuck or not.

Make sure the pump wire harness is snugly connected and intact. Replace the pump if no issue is found with the drain hose, pump filter, impeller, and the wire harness or after all issues are addressed and the fault code still appears.

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Aug 29, 2010 | LG WM-2277HW Front Load Washer

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Help!! the washing machine wont spin out it keeps commin up wiv oe?? plz help

OE means that the drain filter or hose is blocked or kinked or clogged.
Clean and straighten the hose and clean filter.
Good luck

Feb 08, 2010 | LG WD-16115FD Front Load Washer

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My washing machine showing an OE error before end of cycle

OE error is noyhing but an Outlet Error.. OE simply means “the pump is blocked”. Clean and straighten the drain hose / clean the drain filter. Check the hoses (drain hose) and the pump filter but if it didn't cure the problem then turn the thing upside down and strip the pump out of it check if anything is caught in the impellor.. if so remove it and everything will be fine..

Jan 18, 2010 | LG WM-2277HW Front Load Washer

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For LG WM2233HW, Error Code OE. Already check drain hose and filter, all clean. Try different cycles, TUB CLEAN, SPEED WASH. Same error code. No drain.

Replace the water pump. Because the water can not pump out, the machine idles for a while then stops with the error code OE. The technician said, the drain hose should be hang high before curse down to the drainage so air can not go to the hose.

Jun 19, 2009 | LG WM-2277HW Front Load Washer

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LG Intello wm-1460FHD stops spinning during the wash load.

OE is a drain error (indicating the machine has not drained out in under 10 minutes). If the drain pump is not coming on at all then you have a bad drain pump motor. If it is trying to drain then you may have a clogged up drain hose. The most likely cause is a bad drain pump motor. Hope this helps.

Jan 11, 2009 | LG WM-1480FHD Front Load Washer

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Code OE water is not being drained out

You may have a broken or plugged drain pump and needs to be diagnosed by a qualified LG technician.

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