Can I add or take out laundry after the wash cycle has started?

Last modified : May 24. 2018

You can add or take out laundry items even after the wash has started (in some models Garment+ lits up).


To add or remove laundry items just press the Start/Pause button and this will unlock the door. Unless the water is too hot or there is too much water in your washer the doors will remain closed. The doors will unlock once the temperature drops or when the water is fully drained, this is a safety feature incorporated in all Samsung washing machines.


To continue with the wash cycle, close the door and press the Start/Pause button.

Please note: If you have activated Child Lock, you must deactivate it first.

If you have additional questions or require further assistance then contact Samsung Customer Care using one of the options below.

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