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FE code displays

My washer keeps giving the error code "FE". When you look into the washer you can see tha there is too much water. Ahetr addressing the error code the water will drain to a normal level and continue the wash cycle. The owner's manual states that it is probably a faulty water valve. If this is the case, is it easy to replace?


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  • rosemohan24 Jun 26, 2008

    My washer keeps giving the error code "FE" with beep sound. How can I recifify this problem?

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2014

    Fills up to half tank of water and stop show fe code and drain half of the water

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Yes, the water valves are easy to locate and replace.  Just remove the top panel to get access to them.  There are 2 of them.  You need to know which one to replace before ordering the correct part from LG.

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FE Over Flow Error

Water is overflowing (water level frequency is over 213).

If FE is displayed, the drain pump will operate to drain the water automatically.

(may be too much suds ...)

WM2277HW Service Manual HERE...

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Locate your service manual behind the kick panel of the machine.

FE means overflow condition.

Before replacing the fill valve sand or trash may have gotten into the tube going from tub to water level switch.

So find that hose and blow it out. Remove the standing water and retry.

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