Product : Washers & Dryers > Washers > WF431ABP/XAA
Warning: If you were running a cycle with hot water temperature settings (including Pure Cycle™ and Sanitize), the water in the washer may be very hot. Allow enough time (1 hour will suffice) for the water to cool, before performing this procedure to avoid possible injury.
Important: All current Samsung Front Loaders have debris filter access panels located on the front of the unit. The filter is housed inside of the drain pump to prevent the drain hose from being clogged. If not cleaned regularly, unpleasant odor, draining, and filling issues will arise.
To clean the debris filter, follow these steps:
Note: If the washer was manufactured and/or purchased before 2009, it does not have a debris filter access panel.