How to reset a Samsung Dishwasher

Samsung Dishwasher reset
Samsung Dishwasher

There are many reasons why your Samsung dishwasher may become unresponsive or act unusually when programming your next wash. For this reason, Samsung has a way to reset the dishwasher. Follow the instructions below if your Samsung has blinking lights on it or an error code.

Samsung Dishwasher Reset Procedure

Perform the following steps in order.

  1. Turn off the dishwasher

  2. Pull the electrical plug

    Let the dishwasher sit for up to 3 minutes without power.

  3. Plug back into the wall.

  4. Turn on Dishwasher

    Your dishwasher is now reset and you should be able to select and run a new program.

Samsung Dishwasher reset

In the event your dishwasher continues to show flashing lights on the control panel, it may require professional servicing or even replacing.

If you have a broken dishwasher, don’t hire just anyone to fix it. While many repairmen can make repairs, hiring an unqualified technician could lead to more problems in the future. Only hire qualified professionals to service your dishwasher. They have the tools and knowledge to clean it properly, which will help extend its lifespan.