Drain System Error
A Samsung Washer displays a 5C error code when a Drain System Error has been detected by the internal electronic diagnostics.
Samsung Washer 5C Error Code Meaning
The water level signal fails to drop below the reset point 15 to 30 minutes after the drain operation starts.
Samsung Washer 5C Error Code Possible Causes
- The drain pump is defective.
- The drain pump or hose is blocked.
- The main PCB is defective.
- Loose wiring connection at the drain pump or main PCB
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 Washer displaying an error code can lock out the Washer or disable it from functioning normally. In order to regain normal functionality of the Washer 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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