Why does my Samsung dryer says check filter?

The “filter check” icon lights up when the lint filter in your Samsung dryer is full and requires to be cleaned. Lint means fabric fibres found on clothes that are separated while washing and drying the clothes. This lint gets collected in the lint filter which needs to be cleaned from time to time.

How do you reset the check filter light on a Samsung dryer?

Unplug it (or turn off power at the circuit breaker), wait some time for the electrical charge to clear out of the dryer (usually 1 to 5 minutes at most), and then power it up again. That’s it. That’s all it takes to reset.

Why does my dryer says check filter?

the check filter indicator on the display panel was designed to serve as a reminder to clean the lint filter before each use to ensure great drying every time. This indicator does not mean that there is anything is wrong with your dryer and will automatically turn off once you begin your drying cycle.

Why is my Samsung dryer not drying my clothes?

One of the most common causes for a Samsung dryer not drying clothes sufficiently is a clogged vent. The dryer’s vent system enables moist air from wet clothes to escape outside the house. … If the dryer drum is hot, you likely have a vent clog. We recommend cleaning your dryer vent 1-2 times a year to prevent blockages.

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How do you reset a Samsung filter indicator?

Reset the indicator light by pressing and holding the “Alarm / Hold for 3 seconds to Reset Filter” button. If your model has an inside control panel, hold the “Power Cool” and “Fridge” buttons simultaneously for 3 seconds. This will reset the indicator light back to blue.

How do I know if my dryer vent is clogged?

Signs You Required Dryer Vent Cleaning

  1. Clothes take longer than the normal 35-40 minutes to dry.
  2. dryer vent hood flap does not open properly.
  3. debris appears around the outdoors dryer vent opening.
  4. you feel excessive heat in the room where the dryer is running.
  5. lint and debris accumulate around the dryer’s lint filter.

Why does my dryer keep saying clean lint?

Some dryers with electronic controls have a “Clean Filter” reminder that appears after each cycle is finished and will stay on the display until the next load is run. This is a reminder message (not sensor based) and appears on the display even if the lint filter has been cleaned. It cannot be disabled.

How long should a Samsung dryer last?

A washer can last between 12 and 14 years, while a dryer lasts between 18 and 24 years.

What are the codes on a Samsung dryer?

Error Codes Explained

Fault Code Clothes Dryer Problem
dF Door circuit failure
Od Excessive drying time
FE Problem with power supply
tS or tO Defective temperature sensor (electrically shorted or electrically open)