Midea corporation is a China-based electrical appliance manufacturer that started production back in 1968. Since its early days, the company has manufactured some of the best electrical appliances the world has seen. Offering top-of-the-line and innovative products that match the customer’s needs.
With more than 150’00 employees working directly on the product line they became a Fortune 500 company in 2016. Offering products that focus on floor care, lighting, water appliances, cooking appliances, VRF system, kitchen appliances, heating and cooling solutions, washing and drying machines, and so on.
Midea washing machines were once an iconic choice that is still commonly used around the world. The machines are reliable and get the job done without hindrance. That being said, they can at times experience an error code that sets them back, but why worry when you can find the root issue and get it back on track in no time.
|F0||Alarm for the power cut off failed. 1. Cut off power and start it 5 minutes later. 2. Report for repairing|
|F2||Alarm for reading EEPROM failed. Report for repairing.|
|F5||Load sensing failed.|
|F8||Alarm for water level sensor. Report for repairing.|
|E1||Alarm for abnormal water intaking. 1. Open the water tap. 2. Hydraulic pressure is low, increase inlet water amount.|
|E2||Alarm for water drain has not finished. Check if water drain hose is placed correctly. Clean the stem.|
|E3||Alarm for lid not closed before spin. Please close the door lid.|
|E4||Alarm for washing stay at one side. Placed the washing equably. Your washer is out ofbalance more than threetimes in spin operation. Contact Midea service center.|
|E5||The water fills too much to exceed its preset level.|
|E6||Not normally open or unlocked door. The door can be open only by pull up the power when the door is locked, and it can power-off and alarm-cleared by press the power key when the door lock is open.|
|E10||Inlet water overtime. Open the water tap,to check if the inlet hose is squashed or kinked,check the filter in the inlet valve is blocked or not;check if the water pressure is too low.|
|E12||Overflow protection. The water level exceed overfloow level. The machine lock the door, close inlet valve, motor stop working, drain water in error status. 1. Restart machine. 2. Change inlet valve.|
|E21||Overtime of the drainage. Check if the drain pump is blocked.|
|E30||The door has not been closed. Check if the door of the Washing machine is closed check if the clothes is pinned by the door.|
|E50||Others. Please call up the service line if there is any other problem.|
|E60||Error E60, E61, E62 etc. generally refers to a heating problem with the machine|
|C9||The PCB failed.|
|CL||The lid has been open for over 20 seconds with the Child Lock function activated. Press the Power button to turn off your washer. Turn off the Child Lock function.|
|Fd||Lid lock failed.|
|HU||High voltage protection ≥ 270±10V. The power cut off automatically.|
Control Panel Meaning
If the clothes washer does not perform as expected, malfunctions, or an alarm is sounding, please check the following list of possible solutions.
|Door will not open||This is the machine’s safety protection.|
|Heating fault||Heating element damaged.|
|Water overflowing from bottom of machine||
|Indicator or display does not light||
|Detergent residue in the dispenser drawer||Washing powder is dampened and agglomerated.|
|Poor washing effects||
|Washing machine will not start up|
|Abnormal noises and vibrations|
Cleaning and Maintenance
Cleaning the drain pump lint filter
According to the soil level within the cycles and frequency of the cycles, you have to inspect and clean the filter regularly.
The pump should be inspected if the machine does not empty and/or spin.
The machine makes an unusual noise during draining due to objects such as safety pins, coins etc. blocking the pump.
- Prepare a dish or bucket to catch any excess water remaining in the drain pump. Place under drain pump before continuing.
- Open the service panel and unscrew the drain pump cover. Drain any water into the dish or bucket. Mop up any spillage with a rag.
- Remove any debris and obstructions from the drain pump filter.
- Replace and tighten the drain pump cover before closing the service panel.
Please check the points below after maintenance:
- Is there any damage to the power lead?
- Can the power plug be inserted into the power socket correctly?
- Is the power plug and /or lead heating up?
What is the code E3 on a Midea washer?
E3 indicates a combined water outlet temperature sensor error.
What is the error code E1 on a Midea washing machine?
Not enough water pressure. Make sure to turn on water tap, or increase water flow to washer.
What is the error code FD on Midea washer?
The FD error code on Midea Washers indicates a water level issue, or that the machine is not draining the water properly.
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