How to drain water in a front loader washer in an emergency?

Last Update date : 2017.12.12

Follow the instructions below to drain water from your top loader washing machine:

 

Note: The below screenshots may vary depending on your model, however, the steps are still the same.

 

Step 1: Unplug the washing machine from the power supply.

 

Step 2: Open the filter cover (using a coin or a key).

 

                         Filter Cover 

 

 

Step 3: Unscrew the emergency drain cap by turning it in the anti-clockwise direction.

 

                         Emergency Drain Cap 

 


Step 4: Hold the cap on the end of the emergency drain tube and slowly pull it out.

 

                         Emergency Drain Tube 

 

 

Step 5: Allow all the water to flow into a bowl.


Step 6: Reinsert the drain tube and then screw the cap back on.

Step 7: Close the filter cover.

 

If the above did not resolve the issue then please contact Samsung Customer Care using one of the options below.

 

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