How to clean the Debris filter in Samsung Front Loading Washing Machine?

Last Update date : 2016.04.23

  1. Before cleaning the debris filter, make sure to unplug the washing machine from the electrical outlet.
    NOTE: Do not disassemble the debris filter while the machine is running as hot water may flow out.
    unplug 


  2. If foreign substances accumulate at the debris filter, the performance of Eco Bubble function will bedegraded.
    open  

  3.  Prepare a bowl.
    NOTE: The remaining water may be more than you expected. Use a large bowl.
    prepare a bowl 


  4. Open the filter cover(A) by using a coin or key.
    open the cover 


  5. Pick the emergency draining tube(B) out.
    pick tub

  6. And open the emergency drain cap(C) by pulling it. Allow all the water to flow into a bowl.
    NOTE: Hold the cap at the end of the emergency draining tube(B) and slowly pull it out.
    open the cap  

  7. Prepare a dry cloth.
    put on dry cloth 


  8. Unscrew the debris filter cap(D) by turning it to the left.
    unscrew 


  9. Wash any dirt or other material from the debris filter. Make sure the drain pump properller behind the debris filter is not blocked.
    wash 

  10. Replace the debris filter cap tightly.
    replace the filter cap 


  11. Reinsert the emergency drain cap and drain tube.
    reinsert 


  12. Make sure to replace the debris filter and emergency drain cap after cleaning it. If they is not reinserted into the machine, your washing machine may malfunction or water may leak.
    MAke sure  

  13. Close the filter cover.
    close the cover

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