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When i start wash. machi. pump starts and few sec.later led flash

When i start washing machine pumps start after few second it stops and the light on front flash and alos the led at speed flesh

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Check the water supplies at the back, if the valve is opening, and the water is getting into the machine, it can be a faulty water level switch, or membrane sensor, depending on the model.

A faulty or clogged inlet valve can also close few seconds from opening the valve, usually becausu of a faulty solenoid.

If valve and water level switch are ok, then this is a faulty control.

Have valve and water level switch checked first.

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