Godrej AC Error Codes – Explained and How to Check

Godrej Group is an Indian multinational conglomerate that was founded by the Godrej family. The company came into being in 1987 and currently operates in sectors such as consumer products, real estate, engineering, appliances, security, agriculture, furniture, and other sectors. With headquarters in Mumbai Godrej has grown to a point where it is considered one of the top 5 corporations in India.

To ensure smooth processing the company has subcategorized its workings and offers appliances for your residential and commercial use. Offering a wide range of categories to choose from allows you the opportunity to choose products based on your requirements.

Error codes are a common issue you may face with various appliances in your house or workplace. Rather than panicking, we suggest you grab a pen and paper and note down the code rather than pressing various buttons. This can commonly result in prolonging the issue or even causing more issues in the long run. So why risk damaging your appliance any further, when you will be able to find out the exact issue using the common error code list for Godrej AC error codes listed below. Once you know the exact issue you can easily call in a professional, or fix the issue yourself.

If any error occurs in your air conditioner, indoor display shows error codes. Following are the error code for respective error: Though your AC shows fault code on the display, it will remain ON for particular faults to make your comfortable. But your have to call service person for repair.

Most Common Codes

Error CodesMeaning
E1System Hi Pressure Protection
E2Inner anti-frozen protection
E3System Low Pressure Protection
E4Compressor Discharge Pressure
E5Low Voltage Over-current Protect
E6Communication Failure
E7Mode Conflict
E8Anti-Hi Temp Protection
E9Anti Cold Wind Protection
E0Lower running frequency due Low-Voltage of Power Supply
F1Indoor environment temp. sensor short or open circuit
F2Indoor evaporator temp. sensor short or open circuit
F3Outdoor environment temp. sensor short or open circuit
F4Outdoor condenser temp. sensor short or open circuit
F5Outdoor discharge temp. sensor short or open circuit
F6Lower running frequency due to cooling overloaded
F7Oil return in cooling mode
F8lower running frequency due to over current
F9lower running frequency due discharge pressure too high
H0Lower frequency for antihigh-temp in heating mode
H2Static dust removing protection
H3Compressor overload protection
H4System abnormal
H5Module protection
H6No response from indoor motor. PCB failure
H7Synchronization failure
H8Water full protection
H9Electric Heater Malfunction
FALower running frequency due to high pipe temp.
FHLower running frequency due to anti-freeze
C5No Jumper
EEIndoor machine Ee fault
DFFrost protection
U8Zero cross detection
HFODU frost protection
HPIDU coil over

Control Display

Godrej AC Remote Control Display
Godrej AC Remote Control Display

Remote Control Buttons Meaning

Indoor unit can’t receive remote controller’s signal or remote controller has no action.

Godrej AC Remote Control Button Meanings
Godrej AC Remote Control Button Meanings


Please check below items before asking for maintenance. If the malfunction still can’t be eliminated, please contact local dealer or qualified professionals.

Check items

  1. Whether it’s interfered severely (such as static electricity, stable voltage)?
  2. Whether remote controller is within the signal receiving range?
  3. Whether there are obstacles?
  4. Whether remote controller is pointing at the receiving window?
  5. Is sensitivity of remote controller low; fuzzy display and no display?
  6. No display when operating remote controller?
  7. Fluorescent lamp in room?


  1. Pull out the plug. Reinsert the plug after about 3min, and then turn on the unit again.
  2. Signal receiving range is 8m.
  3. Remove obstacles.
  4. Select proper angle and point the remote controller at the receiving window on indoor unit.
  5. Check the batteries. If the power of batteries is too low, please replace them.
  6. Check whether remote controller appears to be damaged. If yes, replace it.
  7. Take the remote controller close to indoor unit or Turn off the fluoresent lamp and then try it again.

No air emitted from indoor unit

Check items

  1. Air inlet or air outlet of indoor unit is blocked?
  2. Air inlet or air outlet of indoor unit is blocked?
  3. Heating mode is turned on just now?


  1. Eliminate obstacles.
  2. After reaching to set temperature, indoor unit will stop blowing out air.
  3. In order to prevent blowing out cold air, indoor unit will be started after delaying for sev- eral minutes, which is a normal phenomenon.

Air conditioner can’t operate

Check items

  1. Power failure?
  2. Is plug loose?
  3. Circuit break trips off or fuse is burnt out?
  4. Wiring has malfunction?
  5. Unit has restarted immediately after stopping operation?
  6. Whether the function setting for remote controller is correct?


  1. Wait until power recovery
  2. Reinsert the plug
  3. Ask professional to replace circuit break or fuse
  4. Ask professional to replace it
  5. Wait for 3min, and then turn on the unit again
  6. Reset the function

Cooling (heating) effect is not good

Check items

  1. Voltage is too low?
  2. Filter is dirty?
  3. Set temperature is in proper range?
  4. Door and window are open?


  1. Wait until the voltage resumes normal.
  2. Clean the filter.
  3. Adjust temperature to proper range.
  4. Close door and window.

“Water flowing” noise

Check items

  1. Air conditioner is turned on or turned off just now?


  1. The noise is the sound of refrigerant flowing inside the unit, which is a normal phenomenon.

Cracking noise

Check items

  1. Air conditioner is turned on or turned off just now?


  1. This is the sound of friction caused by expansion and/or contraction of panel or other parts due to the change of temperature.

Clean Filter

Godrej AC Clean Filter
Godrej AC Clean Filter
  1. Open panel: Pull out the panel to a certain angle as shown in the fig.
  2. Remove filter: Remove the filter as indicated in the fig.
  3. Use dust catcher or water to clean filter. When the filter is very dirty, use the water (below 45℃) to clean it, and then put it in a shady and cool place to dry.
  4. Install filter: Install the filter and then close the paneş cover tightly.
Location of controls
Location of controls

Manual Pdf

Download Godrej AC 5160 Owner’s Manual PDF

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26 thoughts on “Godrej AC Error Codes – Explained and How to Check”

  1. I have godrej ac of 1.5 ton purchased 10 years ago working fine this year after service after 20 -25 days now showing S1 fault please help

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