Automatic washing machines have made laundry chores much easier, but like any complex appliance, they can experience errors and malfunctions. Understanding the causes behind these errors in this blog we will explore some common automatic washing machine errors and their possible causes.
It's important to note that while the errors discussed below are common in washing machines, they may not apply universally to every machine. The specific models, designs, and manufacturers can introduce variations in error codes and PCB card issues, Nevertheless, understanding these common errors can help you identify and with the help of professionals potentially resolve issues with your automatic washing machine.
Here are some common automatic-washing machine errors
Error E1: Water Inlet Issue Possible Causes:
- Clogged or kinked water inlet hose
- Low water pressure
- Faulty water inlet valve
Error E2: Drainage Problem Possible Causes:
- Clogged drain pump or filter
- Blocked or improperly installed drain hose
- Faulty drain pump
Error E3: Unbalanced Load Possible Causes:
- Overloading the washing machine
- Unevenly distributed laundry in the drum
- Damaged or worn-out suspension rods or springs
Error E4: Door Lock Issue Possible Causes:
- Faulty door latch or lock mechanism
- Door misalignment or obstruction
- Wiring or control board malfunction
Error E5: Motor Malfunction Possible Causes:
- Motor overload due to excessive load or friction
- Wiring or electrical issues
- Motor or motor control board failure
Error E6: Heating Element Malfunction
- This error code indicates a malfunction or failure of the heating element responsible for heating the water during certain wash cycles, such as warm or hot water settings.
Error E7: Sensor Failure or Error
- This error code indicates a failure or error in one or more sensors used to monitor various aspects of the washing machine's operation, such as water levels, temperature, or drum rotation.
Automatic washing machine errors can disrupt your laundry routine, if the problem persists or you do not understand the issue by yourself, it is advisable to seek assistance from a skilled and experienced technician.
For quick assistance call Kam Kaj automatic machine repair services, we have years of experience, expertise, and knowledge to resolve front-load and top-load washing machine errors so you can keep your machine running smoothly and efficiently, ensuring clean and fresh laundry every time.