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Washing Machine Fault Code

I have an AEG Lavamat 72620. It won't start and displays fault code C9. Any ideas? I don't have a service or user manual.

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    motor do not spin

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The recommendation to get a new motor may be overkill and a very expensive option. Also on this site I found an alternative solution which was to just replace the motor brushes. This we did and it fixed the problem, coasting us just £20.15, rather than the £199 quoted for a new motor!

A reasonably competent person needs to remove the motor, identify the brushes and remove - just involves two hex-head screws. When new the brushes will be around 2.5cm long. They need to be around 1 - 1.5cm long to work. Alternatively the spring(s) may be sticking, preventing the brushes from being pushed against the rotor.

When calling suppliers to enquire as to availability I needed not just the product description, but also the PNC and serial numbers (located inside the front door), as types of brushes have varied during the production period. However the outlet I went to still did not have the correct bush - housings were different. The chap serviing very kindly swapped new brushes into the existing housings - this is something you could do yourself if you cannot get the exact same ones - just a little fiddly.

Hope this helps!

Posted on Sep 25, 2008

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    Felixberto Villamil Nov 27, 2013

    My motor is still in good condition. What I need is a Timer Unit. If there is a Service Center or parts supplier in Metro Manila,

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Motor problem get new motor

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C9 Indicates Motor Fault. It seems that the Carbon Brushes have Worn out.

Replace it and more likely it would Fix the Problem.Once you replace that, you need to put the machine into Service Mode to Reset the Error.

Steps for Reset the Error Code

1. Press and Hold the Prewash and Soaking Buttons Together.
2. Whilst Holding them, Turn the Dial from Off one Click Anti Clockwise

Note - If problem persists, Check the motor plug for broken wires and check the state of the carbon brushes.

Let me know, if needed further assistance.

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Normally it's worn out carbon brushes so you'll need to check them first.
If worn out or broken, replace them.
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To do this, turn the dial to off.
Press and hold together, prewash and soaking buttons.
While holding them, turn the dial 1 click anti clockwise.
Release the buttons.
Turn the dial to off, to any program and back to off.
This should get rid of the C9 code.
It will come back if you don't repair the motor fault.

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