What do symbols on a washing machine mean?

What do symbols on a washing machine mean?

A snowflake, for a cold wash. A bowl with a hand, for a handwash. A key, for the child lock. An iron for the easy-ironing programme. A basin with a jet of water for the rinse cycle.

How do you clear the error code on a GE washing machine?

To clear and verify a GE washing machine error:

  1. Press and hold the “Power” button until the error clears.
  2. Unplug the washing machine from its power source.
  3. Wait at least three minutes.
  4. Plug the washing machine back into the power.
  5. Allow the washer to reboot.
  6. Attempt to run a wash cycle.

Why is the spin light blinking on my GE washer?

Spin LED light is flashing: If an out-of-balance condition is detected by the washer, the Spin light will blink during the remaining portion of the cycle and will stay illuminated for a short time after cycle completion.

What are the dials on a washing machine?

They are for the length of the wash cycle in minutes. Most washing machines have settings for between 15 and 4 minutes, with variations for different cycles. On some machines, the numbers are replaced with super heavy, heavy, normal and light cycle choices. The heavier the load, the longer the load takes to wash.

What is the drying symbol?

DRYING. If the care label has a circle inside a square, your item can be tumble dried. The more dots on the iron symbol suggests the temperature of heat that can be applied: 1 dot = low temperature.

How do I troubleshoot my GE washer?

How to Troubleshoot a GE Top Load Washer

  1. Check the amount of detergent you have put in the washer.
  2. Examine the GE top load washer’s drain hose for leaks.
  3. Check the water connections to your GE top load washer.
  4. Check whether the GE top load washer lid is closing firmly.
  5. Check the load in your GE top loading washer.

How do I reset my GE washer control board?

To reset the electronic controls on your washer, shut off the circuit breaker or fuse to the washer or unplug the washer for 2 minutes. For models that have a timer control knob, turn the knob around and back to any position other than final spin for the interrupted cycle. Then, restore power.

Why is my washer light blinking?

The Wash Light is On or Flashing when the water level does not change for a period of time OR water is present but the control does not detect the water level changing.

Why is my washer lights flashing?

If your washing machine detects an unbalanced or excessive wash load this will cause the spin light to flash. New machines will try to redistribute the load – but you may have to do this manually.

What is the symbol for machine wash cold?

If you have a label showing a bucket with dots this is what they mean: one dot means 30°C (this is the machine cold wash symbol), two dots 40°C (wash in warm water), and four dots 60°C (wash in hot). Some labels may also show three (50°C), five (70°C), or six (95°C) dots.

Why are laundry symbols important?

Laundry symbols provide important information on how to best take care of our clothes and linens. They tell us how to wash, dry, bleach, and iron in the proper way.

What does a square with a dot in the middle mean?

DRY. A square represents the best way to dry your clothing. One dot inside the square means tumble dry on low heat, two dots mean medium heat, and three dots mean high heat. If you see a square around a fully colored-in circle, it’s okay to tumble dry — but don’t use heat.

Why is my GE washer not draining or spinning?

When your GE top load washer isn’t draining or spinning, the first thing you should look at is the drain hose. Make sure it’s in place and that it’s not clogged. Also check it for kinks — if it’s taking a turn that’s too sharp, it could be causing the washer to get stuck.

Where is the reset button on a GE washer?

Is there a reset button on GE washing machine?

How do you reset a front load washer?

What you can do instead is power cycle it: Unplug it (or turn off power at the circuit breaker), wait some time for the electrical charge to clear out of the washer (usually 1 to 5 minutes at most), and then power it up again. This is the closest you can get to a “reset” of the washer.

Why does my washing machine get stuck on the wash cycle?

If your top load washing machine (or some older front load washers) is stuck on one continuous cycle and will not advance and forward to the next wash cycle, then most likely the washer timer is faulty and needs replacement. The timer on your washing machine controls all aspects of the wash, spin, and rinse cycles.

Is there a guide for understanding the symbols on my washing machine?

For a more general guide, just refer to our guidance below. Check your manual for the most accurate instructions on the meaning behind the symbols on your washing machine. If you’ve lost track of the paper copy, go online to find your model’s manual

What is a Gege Energy Star® qualified washer?

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How do I connect my ge washer and dryer?

To connect your washer and dryer you’ll need the GE Appliances Laundry App. The app will walk you through the connection process. Download the app from iTunes or Google Play by tapping the button below.

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