Once it’s time to clean or replace your Samsung microwave filters, the filter light appears. This filter message can be reset, but it will pop up again if the proper steps aren’t taken. In this article, we are going to guide you through how to replace, remove, and clean the filters in a Samsung microwave.
How to Replace Samsung Microwave Filter
To replace your Samsung microwave filter do the following…
Step 1: Turn off the microwave and unplug it.
Step 2: Open the microwave door and look for the screws on top. There may be two or three screws.
Step 3: Take out the screws and pull the vent out. You’ll see the filter resting inside.
Step 4: Lift out the filter and replace it with a new one.
Step 5: Place the vent back and insert the screws.
Step 6: Plug in the microwave and turn it on.
If the microwave’s filter message is still showing after following all these steps, hold down the 0 button to reset it.
How to Install Grease Filters on Samsung Microwave
To install the grease filters on your Samsung microwave, follow these steps…
Step 1: Slide the grease filter into the frame slot underneath the microwave.
Step 2: Push the filter upwards then to the left or right in order to lock.
If your Samsung microwave has two filters, repeat this same process to install the other filter.
How to Get Filter Light off Samsung Microwave
To get the filter light off on your Samsung microwave, simply hold down the “0” button till the message disappears.
How to Remove Samsung Microwave Filter
To remove the Samsung microwave filter do the following…
Step 1: Look underneath your microwave. You’ll see one or two filters there depending on your microwave’s model.
Step 2: Take out the filter/filters by pulling the tabs on them.
Note: These steps are for grease filters. To take out charcoal filters do the following…
Step 1: Unplug your microwave.
Step 2: Inside the microwave there are two or three screws at the top. Take the screws out.
Step 3: Next, pull out the vent, you will see the filter inside.
How to Clean the Filter on a Samsung Over the Range Microwave
To clean a Samsung over the range microwave filter, do the following…
Step 1: Look underneath the microwave, the filter will be there.
Step 2: Unlock the filter by pushing on it and then releasing.
Step 3: Slide out the filter.
Step 4: Place the filter/filters in a bowl of warm water with some dishwashing soap.
Step 5: Scrub it with a soft sponge till it is clean.
Step 6: Rinse with clean cool water and leave to dry on a towel.
Step 7: When dry, put the filter/filters back using the same method for removing.
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