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Where is the hall sensor on LG washer?

Where is the hall sensor on LG washer?

The hall sensor is mounted on the stator, on the back of your motor. In most cases, you can access the stator by unplugging the washer and removing the rear panel of your machine to expose the motor.

What is a hall sensor LG washer?

The hall sensor on LG washing machines monitors whether the motor is turning or not. Checking to ensure the wire harness is secure on the hall sensor and testing the sensor can let you know whether the sensor needs to be replaced.

Why does my LG washer keep saying Le?

An LE error code on the washer’s display indicates that the motor is locked, possibly due to a heavy wash load. Large and heavy sized loads will put a strain on the motor, causing the LE code to occur. But if the error code displays on every washing cycle, the unit will require a repair service.

How do I test my LG stator?

Voltage Testing Hall Sensor at Stator

  1. Unplug the power cord.
  2. Remove the rear washer panel.
  3. Locate the Hall sensor connector on the stator behind the rotor.
  4. Place the meter leads on terminals 5 to 4,white to gray.
  5. Plug in the power cord,close the door,and press the power button.
  6. You should measure 10 to 15VDC.

How do I know if my stator is bad on my washer?

Answer Jay, the stator can be tested at the windings and should measure 6O at any of the two terminals when at room temperature. The rotor would be visually inspected for any signs of damage to the magnetic plates. However, if the motor will spin, the rotor and stator assembly would not be a likely failure.

How do I use LG Smart Diagnosis?

Press the POWER to turn on the washer. Place the mouthpiece of your phone between the Smart Diagnosis logo and the POWER button. After pressing the Start Diagnosis button, press and hold the TEMP button until a countdown displays on the washer. Keep the phone in place until the tone transmission has finished.

How do I troubleshoot my LG washer?

How to Troubleshoot LG Washer Problems

  1. Adjust your clothes.
  2. Check the drum and drain filter for foreign objects.
  3. Adjust the leveling feet at the base of your LG washer.
  4. Check your hoses.
  5. Check the power.
  6. Contact LG customer support, if none of the previous steps help.

What does a rotor position sensor do?

It may also be known as a motor rotor position sensor. The sensor assembly monitors the direction and speed of the spinning rotor and communicates this information to the electronic control board. If your washer pumps but will not spin or agitate, you may have a damaged sensor assembly.

What does a washer motor stator do?

The Motor Stator Assembly works with the motor rotor to rotate the spin basket and has external diameter of 11″. Please be aware that all utilities should be disconnected from your Washing Machine Appliance prior to replacing the Motor Stator Assembly.

How do I troubleshoot my LG dryer?

How to Troubleshoot a LG Dryer

  1. Inspect the dryer vent to ensure it is clear of lint and debris.
  2. Check the LG dryer power breaker at the lighting panel, when your unit will not start.
  3. Inspect the inside face of the door, and remove any lint buildup around the door’s seal that may prevent it from closing completely.