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I HAVE A LG TROMM WM2277HB. It went into spin, then stopped and "OE" came on the timer. I tried the unplug, hold power button for 5 seconds. That worked through the first spin of a rinse & spin cycle. Then it stopped and is showing "OE" again. Thanks Pete

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  • Peter Wood Nov 22, 2009

    That was it. We just washed bath mats that fell apart in the washer. Along with hair in the trap. Works great now. Thanks!!!

    Pete

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OE stands for drain error. The unit does not drain completely within the 10 minute time.
Please check the water pump filter for blockade.

You can bring down the drain hose for the water to come out. Most likely pump trap is clogged up. Access it behind small door at front. Drain water out through small hose that is there otherwise water will be all over the floor when you unscrew the trap.
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Posted on Nov 19, 2009

  • jeff w Dec 20, 2011

    The pump filter was clean on our washer, so I used compressed air to back blow it from the back of the drain hose through the pump filter and that did the trick. A clump of carpet from the the new floor matt came out.Somehow it must have gotton around the filter which was clean when I had originally checked it.I hope this helps.

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I have a lg tromm wm2277hb and it's not spinning. The le error code is coming on. I tried to unplug the unit and press and hold start button and then the power button for 5 seconds. Then tried the...


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Error code LE indicates that either the motor is not turning or has locked up for some reason. It can also be due to Hall sensor which monitors direction and speed of the motor. If the sensor is faulty then also this error appears. Motor lock can be caused by several things from a loose connector, to a bad motor. To make sure it's not a locked motor, try turning the drum with your hand. And, if there is any resistance while turning the drum or the drum doesn't move freely then the motor is locked and you'll need to get it replaced. If the motor seems to be fine then you would need to replace the Hall Sensor. To replace the hall sensor, take the back cover off. Take the big nut off and remove the motor rotor. Remove the bolts holding the motor windings. Remove the electric plug on the sensor and unclip it from the motor winding. Hope this helps...

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LG themselves have some information on this error code..

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