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No power to washing machine but fuse is ok...

Less than a month ago I bought a new Hotpoint Aqulatis AQXXD169PM washing machine. To operate, you press the 'on' switch and the LCD panel lights up and you choose your cycle. This morning I put the wahing in, pressed the button and nothing happens! No lights, no power. I took the fuse out and tried another but still nothing. I tried the original fuse in another appliance and its not blown, so why is this brand new machine not working?!

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I have the same issue on a different hotpoint. Ran the tester over everything inside power is getting in and all wiring is fine. I admit, I have not tried the door lock as I would presume the lights would still turn on even if the door lock is broken, but maybe I presume wrong?

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Re: No power to washing machine but fuse is ok...

Could be 2 things 1)try closing the door and banging the machine on the front next to where your door catch goes into the washer if it starts could have a lose wire or be faulty 2)if no1 doesnt work than it will be your mains filter which if blown power doesnt get to your machine if the machine is brand new and has manufacturers warranty then these are covered through the warranty and any tampering will void your warranty though should be covered for no less than a year

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