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Getting the OE error message on LG Tromm

I have the LG Tromm 27'' Front Loader model #WDP3W
I am getting the OE error message and water is not draining.

I've cleaned out the filter and used the shop-vac to suction out the water thou the drain hose. I've run the machine and repeated this several times and have used the shop-vac to push air though the filter out the back drainage hose.

I can hear the pump motor running but that doesn't assure that its working, and it does sound strange.

Im afraid I might have to replace the pump but don't have instructions to do so. Still Im not 100% sure its not a clog.

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The LG error code OE simply means "the pump is blocked". Presumably the water isn't being emptied properly. As with all error codes it is possible that there is a cause other than the exact description in the error code explanation but basically this error means as far as the washing machine is concerned it thinks the water isn't pumping out. A pump, or filter blockage is the most common cause but it could be caused by other faults such as a faulty pump, or even a blockage in the drain hose or somewhere else in the system etc.


LG themselves have some information on this error code..

http://lgknowledgebase.com/kb/index.php?View=entry&EntryID=6273

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SOURCE: I have the LG Tromm 27'' Front Loader model WM2277HW

The LG error code OE simply means "the pump is blocked". Presumably the water isn't being emptied properly. As with all error codes it is possible that there is a cause other than the exact description in the error code explanation but basically this error means as far as the washing machine is concerned it thinks the water isn't pumping out. A pump, or filter blockage is the most common cause but it could be caused by other faults such as a faulty pump, or even a blockage in the drain hose or somewhere else in the system etc.


LG themselves have some information on this error code..

http://lgknowledgebase.com/kb/index.php?View=entry&EntryID=6273

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