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Fault codes or error codes for appliances including washing machines, washer dryers, cookers, dishwashers and fridges.

Samsung Washing Machine 3E Error Code

  • Product Types: Washing Machine
  • Models: 3E

Please do take care to read the information thoroughly as it is there to help you understand fault codes and to keep you safe. There are also some help, tips and hints with a lot of the fault codes published here that you usually will not find anywhere else and, as we learn, we add more information so if you can't find what you need please ask in the forums.

Before using this section please understand that fault or error codes are used as a diagnostic aid, they are not a replacement for diagnostic skill on the part of the person repairing the product and are not in any way usually going to point to the precise component that is faulty. All they do is give you an idea of where to start looking for the fault.

Samsung Washing Machine 3E Error Code

Known fault codes or error codes for Samsung Washing Machine 3E Error Code.

3E

Motor tacho fault

Issue:
3E error code is a Motor tacho fault detected. Can also be caused by be main PCB
Advice:
If the motor tacho signals are inputted less than 2 for 2 seconds after main drive motor started, this error will occur on normal brush motors and direct drive motors.
  • Check carbon brushes if fitted
  • Check motor capacitor
  • Check motor
  • Check motor tacho
  • Check all connections and blocks to the motor
  • Check connections on the main control module
  • Check main control module

If direct drive motor is fitted you may get these errors

Here is a list of 3E's, faults that may show on direct drive motors.

3E

Tacho error

Issue:
3E error code is a Motor tacho fault detected. Can also be caused by be main PCB
Advice:
Switch off the power/reconnect and try again. If error code persists a service call is advisable, switchboard (motherboard) replacement possible.
We add more information as we learn so if you can't find what you need please ask in the Repair forums. Alternatively you can book a repair online or call us on 0208 226 3633 to arrange an engineer visit. We offer fixed price Samsung Washing Machine Repairs in London.

3E1

DD Motor fault

Issue:
Check DD (Direct Drive) motor
Advice:
Service call advisable.
We add more information as we learn so if you can't find what you need please ask in the Repair forums. Alternatively you can book a repair online or call us on 0208 226 3633 to arrange an engineer visit. We offer fixed price Samsung Washing Machine Repairs in London.

3E2

DD Motor fault

Issue:
Check DD (Direct Drive) motor
Advice:
Service call advisable.
We add more information as we learn so if you can't find what you need please ask in the Repair forums. Alternatively you can book a repair online or call us on 0208 226 3633 to arrange an engineer visit. We offer fixed price Samsung Washing Machine Repairs in London.

3E3

DD Motor fault

Issue:
Check DD (Direct Drive) motor
Advice:
Service call advisable.
We add more information as we learn so if you can't find what you need please ask in the Repair forums. Alternatively you can book a repair online or call us on 0208 226 3633 to arrange an engineer visit. We offer fixed price Samsung Washing Machine Repairs in London.

3E4

DD Motor fault

Issue:
Check DD (Direct Drive) motor
Advice:
Service call advisable.
We add more information as we learn so if you can't find what you need please ask in the Repair forums. Alternatively you can book a repair online or call us on 0208 226 3633 to arrange an engineer visit. We offer fixed price Samsung Washing Machine Repairs in London.

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