A Samsung Microwave displays a C-A1 error code when a Damper Error has been detected by the internal electronic diagnostics.
Samsung Microwave C-A1 Error Code Error Code Meaning
The damper has not reached the desired position within 40 seconds.
Samsung Microwave C-A1 Error Code Error Code Possible Causes
- The main PCB is defective.
- The damper motor is defective.
- The damper switch is defective.
- Wiring issue between the main PCB and the damper motor or switch.
The list of possible causes above may assist in determining the cause of the error code. Sometimes the error code cannot be resolved easily with the information on this page. For more information that may help diagnosis the error code visit the Appliance Repair Technical Support page of this website. Contacting a trained Appliance Repair Technician is another option if the if the issue is to difficult to resolve with the information provided.
A Samsung Microwave displaying an error code can lock out the Microwave or disable it from functioning normally. In order to regain normal functionality of the Microwave the problem causing the error code will need to be resolved. Often the issue can be resolved with a simple repair or minor part replacement. This is much more cost effective and has a far less impact on the environment than a complete appliance replacement.
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