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Samsung eco bubble 7kg electric tripped out halfway through

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Samsung eco bubble 7kg electric tripped out halfway through cycle. Red key signal showing on the front cannot get machine to restart or anything.
JA: I'll do all I can to help. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so we can help you best.
Customer: I have switched the machine off at the plug and turned it back on. I have the clothes out but they are soaking wet. It appears I need to reset the whole machine due to being stopped halfway in a cycle.
JA: Is there anything else the Appliance Technician should be aware of?
Customer: The programme selector will allow selection, the door opens and closes, the child lock can be activated but there is a red key sign on the display
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: UK Appliance
Expert:  johnnn40 replied 1 year ago.

Will you please send me the model number, so I can search for the necessary technical information to assist you? Thank you.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  johnnn40 replied 1 year ago.

Thank you. Let me see what I can find, and I'll get back to you.

Expert:  johnnn40 replied 1 year ago.

The first thing to try, if you have not already done so, is to remove the power by unplugging the power cord or switching the breaker off for 30 minutes, to see if the control board will reset itself and function properly. Please let me know the result.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No go did that last night and today
Expert:  johnnn40 replied 1 year ago.

OK. Let me search for technical information, and I'll get back to you. I found a lot of information on the company website at While I found no mention of the red key display, it may be a help for solving your problem.

If you need more help, please get back to me.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I am being asked to rate you but I have been 3 days without a waning machine just 12 months old and no answer please see your last message. Thank you
Expert:  johnnn40 replied 1 year ago.

OK. Thank you. If your machine is less than one year old, you should be able to get a service call and repair free of charge under their warranty provisions.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It's just 12 months if it were less I would call Samsung but you said you would find out what this key symbol was for regardless of age
Thank you
Expert:  johnnn40 replied 1 year ago.

That information about the meaning of the key symbol does not seem to be available on the internet websites I have found thus far. Please refer to my previous response for the company website address. I'll opt out of your request, in hope that one of our other experts may be an authorized servicer.

Expert:  bonzaco replied 1 year ago.

Good morning my name is ***** ***** I am based in the UK - copy and paste this into you browser it explains how to unlock your appliance -

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It's NOT the child 'lock' symbol it's a red key symbol that is lit up preventing operation
Expert:  bonzaco replied 1 year ago.

Try this then - --

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
That link does no longer exist. Thank you