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OE, E3, OF, OC error in Samsung washing machine

If the Samsung electronics washing machine shows the error OE, E3, OF, OC (depending on the model), this happens a few minutes after the start of the program, when the water has already been filled. Suddenly, the drum stops, knocks out a fault code and the drain pump works, E3, OF, OC errors mean that the washer has taken in too much water. The press stat informs her about this. In most cases, this is a breakdown that requires the intervention of a specialist. Sometimes it is caused by external causes. Before the arrival of the master, it is worth trying to solve the problem yourself.

Is it possible to reset on your own?

It happens that an overflow error is shown due to the fact that too much foam has accumulated in the tank. This happens because too much washing powder is added, or it is not suitable for a particular model. To check, you need to pull out all the laundry, run the wash without powder, and then turn it on again in normal mode. Another possible reason is the incorrect connection of the washer to the sewer. How to do this, see the instructions or contact a specialist. Error OE, E3, OF, OC also occurs due to a temporary software failure of the control module. This issue is resolved by rebooting. The machine is disconnected from the network and stays like this for up to 15 minutes, then it turns on again.

What are the breakdowns?

If the error OE, E3, OF, OC does not disappear even after a reboot, this indicates such malfunctions:

Breaking Causes How to eliminate
The code appears immediately after switching on or in the middle of the program. Due to damage to the membrane or short circuit, the pressure switch broke. Installing a new pressure switch.
Clogging of the tube of the air chamber of the sensor that determines the water level. Purge tube and sensor air chamber.
The entire tank is immediately filled with water, then the program stops Faulty water inlet valve. Valve replacement.
After the door is locked or immediately after switching on, a breakdown code is written, washing does not start. Failure of the electronic module. Resoldering and restoration of burned-out module elements. If the problem is in the processor, replace the board.
Water is not collected, but after starting after a couple of minutes, the program stops with an error. Damaged wiring / contacts. Restoration or replacement of wiring / contacts.

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