Samsung Washing Machine does not spin ?

Last Update Date : Oct 21. 2019

Semi Auto Washing Machine - Spin issueClick to Expand
  • Ensure that Power Plug is properly connected to socket and switched on also check if there is any voltage issue - If there is any voltage issue or no power due to power socket fault, please contact to Local electrician.
spinning issue
  • Close the Spin tub door cover and set Spin time - Please close the Spin tub door cover (lid) properly and set the Spin time with Spin Controller. 
spinning issue
  • Motor starting and stopping in intervals (15 minutes) - Washing Machine is showing this (malfaction) due to protection device named as Over Load Protector. It protects motor from being damaged when it:

 

  • Overheats due to low voltage - Operate Machine in proper voltage 
  • Overloading of clothes - Please do not overload
  • Due to continuous Washing - Kindly give some rest to motor after every wash
  • Pick out the clothing which has fallen between the basket and tub

Push the basket toward right side of machine.

Inspect/ look if there is any cloth stuck/ lying in the gap between basket and tub. 

If any cloth is lying then pull/ pick cloth (if possible).

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Note : For safety, pull the power supply plug out of the socket.

  • If the issue is not solved by above mentioned steps, washing machine require service.
Top Load Washing Machine - Spin issueClick to Expand
  • Check the machine in empty condition - Please run spin mode in empty condition.
  • Drain pipe is not placed properly- If drain pipe is hanged or bent then please place it properly on the ground. 
1 ESTIMATING THE LENGTH OF DRAIN HOSE
  • When there is no threshold (barrier), the length of the drain hose should not exceed 3m.
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  • When it is necessary to connect the drain hose with the drain outlet located far away, connect the extension hose and applicable parts (available from dealers or service centers).
  • Do not install the drain hose where it must extend over a threshold of 5cm or more; do not install where there is a threshold (as shown below) and the hose must extend for more than 2m.
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2 POSITIONING THE DRAIN HOSE
  • Do not put the end of the drain hose into the water.
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  • Do not place the hose below the floor level of the drain outlet.
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  • Do not make the mid part of the hose positioned higher than the ends.
3 CLEAN BLOCKED DRAIN PIPE
  • Drain pipe blocked - Remove and clean the drain pipe.

 

Steps to Clean Drain Pipe :

 

a) Please remove the Drain pipe and clean the pipe in running water.


b) After cleaning the pipe, while re-fixing, ensure that the drain pipe spreads straight to the drain hole with no obstacles higher than 5 cm in the way.


c) Please do not extend the drain pipe more than 3 m (metres).

  • Check the machine in empty condition - Post cleaning of drain pipe, check the tub in empty spinning condition (by pressing power > spin > start).
  • If the issue is not solved by above mentioned steps, washing machine require service.
Front Load Washing Machine: Spin issueClick to Expand

•  Check the machine in empty condition - Please run spin mode in empty condition.

 

•  Water temperature is HOT - “HOT” notification is displayed when water temp exceeds more than 55°C. In this case, machine will not drain the water and spinning will not be done. 

 

•   Drain pipe placement - If drain pipe is bending or not hang to the proper height then this problem occurs.

 

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•  Debris filter choked - If debris filter is choked then water will not drain and spinning will not work.

 

Steps to Clean Debris filter 

1 Open the debris filter
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•   Open the filter access cover located on the lower corner on the front of the washer.

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2 Draining the drain hose

 

•  Now, find the drain hose and remove the cap.

 

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•  Be sure to hold the hose tip upright until you have a bowl or container in place.

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•  Depending how much water was left in the washer, you may have to drain upto 12 gallons of water.

 

3 Remove the debris filter

 

• After draining is complete, replace the cap and put the drain hose back in its place. 

 

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• Now, remove the debris filter by turning counter-clockwise unscrew the debris filter.

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4 Check and clean the debris filter of any obstructions. Also, check the drain pump propeller behind the debris filter and make sure it is clear as well.
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•  Once you are finished, screw the debris filter back into place by turning it clockwise. Run a load of laundry to check for any leaks.

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•  Finally,replace the filter access cover.

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Note : To ensure your washer is working properly clean the debris filter every 2 to 4 weeks. 

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  • If the issue is not solved by above mentioned steps, washing machine require service.

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