Electrolux  Dishwasher  Error Codes

These error code explanations can help you diagnose a problem with your Electrolux dishwasher. For DIY repair how-to help, visit the PartsDirect repair help section, which includes repair help for dishwashers, other major appliances, lawn and garden equipment, garage door openers, vacuum cleaners and more. You can also search for owner’s manuals and find dishwasher replacement parts

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Error Code Condition Check/Repair Shop Parts
Er-01 Water leak detected A sensor under the dishwasher detected a leak. Shut off power to the dishwasher. Inspect all hoses, pumps and the tub to find the leak. Replace the leaking parts.
Drain hose, drain pump, recirculation pump
Er-02 Thermistor/turbidity sensor failure Shut off power to the dishwasher and check the wiring for the thermistor/turbidity sensor circuit. If the wiring is okay, replace the thermistor/turbidity sensor.
Thermistor/turbidity sensor failure
Er-03 Wash motor failure Shut off power to the dishwasher and then check the wiring for the wash motor. If the wiring is okay, check for an obstruction in the pump. Replace the wash motor if the pump is clear and the wiring is okay.
See the repair guide to fix it yourself
Wash motor
Er-04 or Er-05 Upper fan/vent failure Shut off power to the dishwasher and check the wiring for the upper fan/vent. If the wiring is okay, replace the upper fan/vent.
Upper fan/vent
Er-06 Lower fan failure Shut off power to the dishwasher and check the wiring for the lower fan. If the wiring is okay, replace the lower fan.
Lower fan
Er-07 or Er-11 Drain valve failure Shut off power to the dishwasher and check the wiring for the drain valve. If the wiring is okay, replace the drain valve.
Drain valve
Er-08 User interface control failure A switch on the user interface is defective. Replace the user interface.
User interface control
Er-09 Communication failure between the user interface control and the electronic control board Shut off power to the dishwasher and check for loose wire connections between the user interface control and the electronic control board. If the wires and connections are intact, replace the user interface control. If the problem continues, replace the electronic control board.
See the repair guide to fix it yourself
User interface control, electronic control board
Er-10 Electronic control board relay failure A relay on the electronic control board failed. Replace the electronic control board.
See the repair guide to fix it yourself
Electronic control board
Er-12 Drain valve position error The drain valve activated when it should be off. Shut off power to the dishwasher. Check the drain valve wiring for a short. If the wiring is okay, replace the electronic control board because the drain valve relay likely is stuck. If the problem continues, replace the drain valve.
See the repair guide to fix it yourself
Electronic control board, drain valve
Er-13 Electronic control board failure The electronic controlled board has an internal component failure. Replace the electronic control board.
See the repair guide to fix it yourself
Electronic control board

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