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Frigidaire front load washer (LTF600ES1) Error E20

Can someone please tell me what error E20 means and how to fix it? It comes up within 10 minutes of the wash cycle. I removed all the clothes from the machine and pressed start. It tries to drain water and will not go past this cycle. If I set the washer to spin only it will drain and spin in that setting, but not when washing. Thanks in advance for any help. I think I can fix the clog in the pump if I could get the front panel off the machine! Any Ideas????

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This is an error that indicates the tub is clogged or draining slowly

to fix this you have to go under the washer and pull the tub hose off and clean all obstructing stuff in the hose and thru the hole on the tub

Posted on Oct 18, 2008

  • jason Oct 18, 2008

    also the water pump may be clogging up

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Http://www.fixya.com/support/t615626-error_code_e20

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    Ginko Oct 18, 2008

    Sorry wrong link.

    E20 is a problem with the drain system, start inspecting the drain hose, if it is not clogged, then the drain pump is either clogged or faulty.

    See the instructions here.


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HI,

E20 is a problem with the pump, or drain hoses.

remove the 2 screws on the bottom and the front access panel comes off

pump is on the right, remove hoses from it, remove pump from machine then remove whatever is in the pump

Posted on Oct 18, 2008

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