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My hotpoint vtd65 tumble dryer keeps comingup with an error clean filter F-13 i have cleaned out the filter and cleard all airways can someone please help

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Http://www.hotpointservice.co.uk/hs/pages/content.do?keys=FAQ:ERROR_CODES

Shows you what all the different error codes mean...

Looks like you have a faulty thermistor & you'll need to book a service engineer.

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Unplug and wait a few minutes and see if it resets itself,mike

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