Samsung Washing Machine 3E, EA, 8E Error Code – They collected dirty laundry and loaded it into the device. We selected the necessary program and introduced your home and indispensable assistant in everyday life. She responded to the set mode, pumped water, began to turn the tank, but could not cope and stopped. As a result, the abbreviation of the error was reflected on the LCD screen with a combination of characters 3E, 3E1, 3E2, 3E3, 3E4, 3C, 3C1, 3C2, 3C3, 3C4, 8E, 8E1, 8C, 8C1, EA.
Remember! One of the first device modifications (developed before 2007) equipped with a display will show the EA combination. The displays of devices developed after 2013 will show the displayed error using the following combination of 8E, 8E1, 8C, 8C1.
Additionally, a breakdown is displayed while running the following programs:
The Samsung machine is in wash mode but does not respond to the spin function. As a result of unsuccessful attempts, a 3E breakdown is displayed before the crime of running the spin function. If you run the manual wash mode, the machine works without problems (only in modes where the spin function is not available).
At any time during the rinse and wash program.
It should be noted! Please note that the errors 3E and E3 are completely different errors. Distinguish them from each other. Be attentive.
If the device is not equipped with a display, the error is indicated by the characteristic LED lighting: The LEDs for the washing functions flash and the temperature LEDs 40 ° C and 95 ° C (Bio 60 ° C) light up.
Abbreviation of characters 3E, 3E1, 3E2, 3E3, 3E4, 3C, 3C1, 3C2, 3C3, 3C4, EA in Samsung units indicates incorrect operation of the engine tachometer. The control unit does not receive notifications (information) from the engine (the tachometer does not work). The machine cannot control the operation of the engine (does not receive a signal about readiness for operation) and therefore shows the abbreviation of the error on the display.
It should be noted! Devices manufactured in the last years report a malfunction with the following character combinations 8E / 8E1 / 8C / 8C1, which indicate a malfunction of the VRT + vibration controller. An analogue of the old tachometer sensor, which controls the operation of the electric motor, regulates the rotation of the drum and compensates for vibrations.
Most often, a problem with the abbreviation EA / 3 E / 8E indicates a very serious failure (engine malfunctions). However, there are options for damage that you can easily fix yourself.
Failure 3E, 3C, EA, 8E, what you need to do to fix it without resorting to professional intervention.
Loaded items are overweight. In the instruction manual and in the technical data of each modification of the equipment, the maximum allowable weight of the loaded laundry is specified. Therefore, do not forget about the parameters and put the allowable amount of laundry in the drum. If you suddenly overdo it, take away excess laundry and restart the machine. It should safely start working. After that, be careful not to overload the drum and prolong the life of your machine.