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Kenmore Elite HE3 - f2 blinking

My washer is beeping and flashing a F 2 ???? I know it's not thru spinning because if I open the door water splashes out... Please advise.

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This means that the drain time has exceeded 8 minutes and the water valves have turned off. After 4 minutes the suds error is displayed then 4 minutes later the F2 error.
Potential causes
1.Check drain hose for kinks or cloggs
2.Check electrical connection at the pump and make sure the pump runs.
3.Check inside of pump for foreign objects
4.If none of the above fixes the machine replace the pump.

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