LG dishwashers like many modern appliances are equipped with the self-diagnostic program. The owners and even technicians can benefit a lot thanks to it. But even knowing of error name and description cannot guarantee a successful ability to fix it. Some little problems can be resolved by simply resetting. But when it comes to more serious actions like removing broken parts, such a task should be entrusted to the professional technicians. It will help to keep your LG dishwasher serving you as long as possible.

Error codes for LG dishwashers

OE

If you see this error on dishwasher’s display this  means  the water is not draining out of the
dishwasher . The most often resulting for this issue is from food clogs  or an installation issue. Please check the drain hose for a clog or bend.

 

2H

This is not error cod. This only means the estimated time remaining is less than 2 hours.

AE

This error code means than your dishwasher is  leaking. Often reasons of this issue is occurs due to excessive foaming in the tub. You may have got a wrong dishwasher detergent or the amount of the detergent was excessive. But not only these factors may cause the code to appear.

E1

E1 error code on dishwasher display identifies there may be a leak in the draining system. Please check the following reasons:

1 – Improper installation of the dishwasher.

2 – Using too much or the wrong detergent.

3 – Dishwasher door leaking.

4 – The dishwasher was not loaded correctly.

5 – Faulty sump motor.

6 – Faulty float assembly.

7 – Leaking sump assembly.

1E

1E- code means than your dishwasher has a problem with the water inlet. Please check clogging of water inlet hose and make sure taps are opened.

LE

If you see LE error cod on dishwasher’s display this means that your dishwasher is having problem of a motor. This can be corrected by performing the following steps: Press the Power button to turn the dishwasher off – Turn the circuit breaker to the dishwasher off and wait 10 second – Turn the circuit breaker to the dishwasher back On – Press the Power button to turn the dishwasher On and start new cycle.

СE

If you see СE error cod on dishwasher’s display this means that your dishwasher is having problem of a motor. This can be corrected by performing the following steps: Press the Power button to turn the dishwasher off – Turn the circuit breaker to the dishwasher off and wait 10 second – Turn the circuit breaker to the dishwasher back On – Press the Power button to turn the dishwasher On and start new cycle.

CR

This is not error code. This is indicates –  TEST MODE.

FE

FE error on your dishwasher means that your unit has a water fill error.

Dishwasher has found there is excess water in the unit, and the drain pump is automatically turned on.

This can usually be cleared by completing the following steps…

1 – Press the power button and turn the dishwasher off.

2 – Unplug the dishwasher for 10 seconds.

3 – Plug the dishwasher back in.

4 – Press the POWER button to turn the dishwasher back on.

5 – Start a new wash cycle.

This should repair the FE error code


HE

HE error code on your LG dishwasher means it has sensed a heating or heater issue.

This can happen if the dishwasher was not able to heat the water or if the water became over heated.

Here is what you can do to clear this HE error code…

1 – Press power button and turn off your dishwasher.

2 – Unplug the dishwasher for 10 seconds.

3 – Plug the dishwasher back in.

4 – Press the power on button.

5 – Start a new wash cycle.

This should repair the HE error code

tE

tE error code on the display of your dishwasher means a thermal error.
– This happens if the water temperature is above 194 degrees Fahrenheit.
– This error code can also happen if there is an issue with the thermistor.
– Usually, the tE error code means that your dishwasher needs a new thermistor.

PF

PF error code on your LG dishwasher tells you a power failure has occurred.
– This feature is to protect your dishwasher in case of a power interruption.
– When power is restored, press and hold any button on your dishwasher controls for 10 seconds to clear the display.
– When the PF error appears many times on your dishwasher and no power outage has taken place, this may be caused by a circuit breaker being unable to handle the electrical requirements of the dishwasher.
– The dishwasher must be powered by a dedicated circuit breaker.

Cup Open
This is not even an error; it is a reminder for an owner to add a special product and close a cup. The washing cycle will not start without doing that. If you did the abovementioned and it did not help, then call us to resolve this problem.
Leak Detected
A dishwasher will stop working in case of leak detection.
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