What does DS mean on Samsung washer?

The Samsung washer dS error code means that “The door was opened while the washer was running” OR “The washer thinks the door is open or unlocked during the wash cycle”. Samsung Front Load Washer Error Code dS or d5.

A dc error code on your Samsung front-load washer means the washer won’t spin because the load is unbalanced. Fixing a dc error code can be as easy as redistributing an unbalanced load or adding a few garments to a small or single-item load.

Furthermore, how do you rebalance a washing machine? Here are a few steps to follow to help repair a washing machine balance.

  1. Step 1 – Check Level. Place a straight level on top of the washer to see how much off balance the washing machine is.
  2. Step 2 – Level with Legs.
  3. Step 3 – Tighten Drum.
  4. Step 4 – Keep Large Items Out.

Similarly, you may ask, what’s wrong with my Samsung washing machine?

Samsung Washer Trips Electrical Circuit There has been a recall on Samsung front load washers because water leakage onto the electrical connections of the washing machine’s thermal sensor can cause an electrical short and ignite the circuit board, posing a fire hazard to consumers.

How do you use the self clean cycle on a Samsung washer?

To run a Self Clean cycle, make sure the washer is empty, then press Self Clean and then Start. If residue or suds appear during a Self Clean cycle, then we recommend to run another Self Clean cycle afterwards.

Where is the MEMS sensor on a Samsung washer?

Answer Aaron, the mems sensor would be accessed by removing the top panel of the washer. The wires can be checked for continuity and repaired as necessary. Answer Carol, the mems sensor is going to be located at the top of the tub assembly near the front.

How do you reset a Samsung washer?

To reset your Samsung washing machine you need to simply disconnect the washing machine from power for 5 to 10 minutes. (Unplug the washer from the wall outlet or flip the breaker in the breaker box for the washing machine).

Why does my Samsung Washer not spin?

To determine if the drive motor is defective, first ensure that the motor is getting power. If the drive motor hums but doesn’t run, is noisy, or does not turn freely, replace it. The washer transmission might be worn out or defective. Transmissions have gears in them that can fail causing the washer to not spin.

What does dE stand for on a Samsung washing machine?

Door Error

How do you fix a washing machine that won’t drain or spin?

Once you get the water out, unplug the washer, disconnect the drain hose from the back and check it for a clog. If the drain hose is clear, turn off the water valves and disconnect the fill hoses from the back of the washer. Then, you can tilt your washer over and check your drain pump.

Why are my clothes still soaked after washing?

If the drain hose on the back of your washer is too far down or not down far enough in the standpipe, this can cause an issue with proper draining and can cause the washer to not fully drain out the water and therefore your clothing will still be soaking wet after a wash cycle.