Washing machine displays message: "Top up salt"

Last updated 14/07/2020 11:56

Issue

  • Washing machine displays message: Top up salt
  • Washing machine displays error code EF8

Applies to

  • Washing machines with Softwater technology

Resolution

1. Refill the salt container as described in the user manual

Note: Only use special salt for dishwasher and/or washing machine. Other types of salts are less efficient and over time could damage the water softener technology permanently. Do not use fine salt!

Cause

  • Insufficient salt quantity on salt box 
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