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Washer commences cycle, but does not progress after filling with water. I've tried moving the dial round but it always goes back to start position.

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  • ceeteei Oct 16, 2008

    indisit wib111 program starts then goes to emptying the washer and continues on that cycle for ever!

    thanks for elp Tee.

  • jjpc67 Oct 16, 2008

    Hi. It's an Indesit WD12X. Thanks.

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Hello jjpc67

Please send the model of your washer! So I may help you.
And ho wold is it?
Huuum

Posted on Oct 15, 2008

  • Neil Golan
    Neil Golan Oct 16, 2008

    Hello jjpc67
    How old is your washer?
    What is the error code???

    Check the pressure switch -the system that determines correct water
    level in the drum. Its a round item about 3 inches across with several
    wires connected, it sits under the top cover. Its an air operated
    switch which tells the machine water has reached the correct level.
    Disconnect the thin rubber pipe from the switch and blow down through
    it to clear any blockage. Switch itself may be faulty but its more
    likely the pipe is blocked.

    Also check the filter - generally located behind a panel at the foot of
    the machine.Some are obvious like little square hatches and some are
    hidden behind the trim panel at the foot of the machine. Once panel is
    removed the filter should be visible. Its generally a circular plastic
    fitting which unscrews in an anticlockwise direction. Some Hotpoint, Indesit and Ariston filters are located in the big black sump hose (the
    one that leaves the bottom of the outer drum and connects to the pump).
    Remove the back cover, locate hose, remove the tensioner clip by
    squeezing the tabs together, remove the hose, take out filter and clean.

    Review

    After 18 months
    my WD12X Indesit washing machine gave up the ghost, a repairman came,
    took one look at it, and said, it's an Indesit, they're always going
    wrong, it's not worth repairing. Searching on the web rapidly confirmed
    that indeed Indesit washing machines are always going wrong. To add
    insult to injury, my Indesit cooker (also 18 months old) went wrong the
    same week, which cost £60 to repair, and my Indesit
    diswasher is giving me cause for concern too. Indesit offered the usual
    fob off excuses you would expect, and in short showed no concern for
    the fact their machines break down so shortly after the guarantee
    expires. My advice, avoid Indesit like the bubonic plague, their
    machines are a waste of money.

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