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My Whirlpool Duet will fill with water but will not spin. I also put in a small load and it still won't spin. We've had it for a year this month.

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Try checking the outflow pipe is clear of blockages. Look under the sink where the outflow pipe attaches to the ubend and with a pot handy to catch any water remove the pipe and check to see if any hair/fluff etc is blocking it, then check the ubend. If this is clear then the carbon brushes in the motor may need changing. If it is still under guarantee and it is not caused by a blockage then connect the company you bought it from and they should send out an engineer.

Posted on Oct 26, 2008

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SOURCE: whirlpool duet won t spin continues to beep and

"F02" is a Long Drain error. If the drain time exceeds 8 minutes this error code will be displayed. In addition, a "SUDS" error may also be generated as a secondary error. This is an indication of a drain pump problem and/or clog in the drain line. You will need to check the following:

1. Check the drain hose to make sure it is not kinked or clogged.
2. Check the electrical connections to the pump and ensure the pump is running.
3. Remove the drain pump filter and check for foreign objects and/or debris.

To check the drain pump, click on the following link for step-by-step instructions.


http://www.fixya.com/support/r385844-checking_drain_pump_kenmore_elite_front

If the above procedures do not correct the problem, it is recommended by the manufacturer to replace the drain pump


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Posted on Sep 17, 2010

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SOURCE: Duet GHW9150P Front Load Washer: my whirlpool duet washer is filling about 1/4 with...

It appears your dual inlet water valve has failed in this instance.

For replacement parts - head on over to PartSelect.com or RepairClinic.com and enter in your full model number for a full parts listing.
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PartSelect has a great schematic database for locating the part on your unit and great "testimonials" for each part that often times includes HOW-TO information.
RepairClinic has pictures of each part they sell and also a great how-to and troubleshooting for basic repairs.


If your unit has never been serviced - there should still be an original service manual enclosed in plastic taped to the inside of the shell.
In the service manual are Error codes, maintenance procedures, and troubleshooting steps you can follow.


Anything too complicated or beyond your scope should be handled by a professional.

If you think you want to tackle the repair - and have gotten stuck on a step - reply to your question and I will be glad to help you out.




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Posted on Sep 30, 2010

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Whirlpool Duet Front Load Washer


WHAT IS WRONG WITH YOUR WASHING MACHINE?

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Warning! To avoid personal injury or even death, always disconnect your appliance from its power source--that is, unplug it or break the connection at the circuit breaker or fuse box--before you do any troubleshooting or repair work on your appliance. Also, because some components may have sharp edges, use caution while working on your appliance.

Some problems that can occur with your top-loading washing machine are:

There's an error code on the digital display

It doesn't work at all
It won't drain
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It's noisy
It leaks
It's off balance
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There's no cold water
It's slow to fill
There's no water at all
The clothes are wet after spinning
The cycle doesn't advance
There's no delicate or regular spin or agitate
It's overfilling
It's underfilling
The water temperature is incorrect


Hope this may help;

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your inlet water valve is not closing and needs replacing, in mean time turn water off between washings.

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