Installation guide for Samsung Front Load Washing Machine

Last Update date : Sep 21. 2020
Installation Guide for Front-Load

Follow these instructions carefully to ensure proper installation of the washing machine and to prevent accidents when doing laundry.

STEP 1 : Select a location

Location requirements:
• Solid, level surface without carpeting or flooring that may obstruct ventilation
• Away from direct sunlight
• Adequate room for ventilation and wiring
• The ambient temperature is always higher than the freezing point (0 °C)
• Away from a heat source

STEP 2 : Remove the shipping bolts

Unpack the product package and remove all shipping bolts.

1 Loosen all shipping bolts on the rear ofthe machine using the supplied spanner.
Loose all the shipping bolts
2 Fill the holes with the supplied plasticbolt caps.Keep the shipping bolts for future use.
Fill the holes eith bolts caps.

WARNING

Packaging materials can be dangerous to children. Dispose all packaging material (plastic bags, polystyrene, etc.) out of children’s reach. 

STEP 3 : Adjust the levelling feet
1 Gently slide the washing machine intoposition. Excessive force may damagethe levelling feet.
Level the washing machine by manuallyadjusting the levelling feet.
Adjust the Levelling feet
2 When levelling is complete, tighten thenuts using the spanner.
Adjust the Levelling feet
STEP 4 : Connect the water hose

The provided hose adaptor may differ with the model. This step guides you through connecting the connector-type adaptor. If you are provided with the screw-type adaptor, go to 7.

1 Connect the water hose to the water tap.Remove the adaptor (A) from the waterhose (B).
Connect the water hose
2 Use a Philips screwdriver to loosen fourscrews on the adaptor.
Use Philips screw
3 Hold the adaptor and turn part (C) inthe arrow direction to loosen it by5 mm (*).
Hold the adaptor
4 Insert the adaptor into the water tap,and tighten the screws while lifting upthe adaptor.
Insert the adaptor
5 Turn part (C) in the arrow direction totighten it.
6 While holding down part (D), connectthe water hose to the adaptor. Then,release part (D). The hose fits into theadaptor with a clicking sound.
Turn Part C
7 If you are using a screw type of watertap, use the provided screw-typeadaptor to connect to the water tap asshown.
If you are using a screw type of water tap
8 Connect the other end of the waterhose to the inlet valve on the back ofthe washing machine. Turn the hoseclockwise to tighten.
Connect the other end
9 Open the water tap and check if thereare any leaks around the connectionareas. If there are water leaks, repeatthe steps above.
Open the water

WARNING!
If there is a water leak, stop operating the washing machine and disconnect from the electrical supply. Then, contact a local Samsung service centre. Otherwise, this may cause electric shock.
CAUTION!
Do not stretch the water hose by force. If the hose is too short, replace the hose with a longer, high-pressure hose.
NOTE!
• After connecting the water hose to the adaptor, check if it is connected properly by pulling the water hose downwards.
• Use a popular type of water taps. If the tap is square-shaped or too big, remove the spacer ring before inserting the tap into the adaptor.

 

STEP 5 : Position the drain hose

The drain hose can be positioned in three ways:

 

Over the edge of a wash basin
The drain hose must be placed at a height of between 60 cm and 90 cm (*) from the floor. To keep the spout of the drain hose bent, use the supplied plastic hose guide (A). Secure the guide to the wall using a hook to ensure stable drainage.

 

ln a sink drain pipe

The drain pipe must be above the sink siphon so that the end of the hose is at least 60 cm above the floor.

Drain Hose

In a drain pipe

The drain pipe should be between 60 cm and 90 cm high (*). It is advisable to use a 65 cm high vertical pipe. Make sure the drain hose is connected to the stand pipe at a slant.

Drain standpipe requirements:

• Minimum diameter of 5 cm
• Minimum carry-away capacity of 60 litres per minute

Drain Hose

CAUTION
Do not put the drain hose in places of stagnant water or ponding. The water may flow back to the washing machine.

 

STEP 6 : Power on

Plug the power cord into a wall socket featuring an AC 220-240 V / 50 Hz approved electrical outlet protected by a fuse or circuit breaker. Then, press Power to turn on the washing machine.

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