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FE error? My washer/dryer unit abruptly stopped working yesterday, 2 days after the warranty ended. An "FE" is being displayed, and wet clothes are locked inside of the machine. No problems are apparent. I've unplugged and replugged the machine, to no avail. What should I do, please? Thanks!

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  • krassib Dec 22, 2007

    I have the same problem and the troubleshooting guide suggest water overfills due to the faulty water valve. The suggested solution is to close the water tap, unplug the power cord and call for service. Before I call the service anyone have the same problem and eventually suggest solution without calling support. I am out of warranty

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FE is a fill error. As indicated above, it indicates a faulty valve. My machine does the same thing, but only when using hot water .The hot water will start filling and will never stop. Eventually, the machine realizes it's overfilled and gives the FE error - but since the valve can't close the water keeps coming. That's why the suggestion is that you shut off the tap. That's the only way to make the water stop filling. After your unplug the unit, it resets and you can try continuing with another cycle. It will start by draining any water currently in the tub. My current workaround while awaiting a technician is to wash in cold water.

Posted on Mar 24, 2008

  • gabbitas Mar 24, 2008

    An update to my posted workaround solution: You don't have to unplug the machine. Simply shut off the water, reopen the tap, Pause the cycle (with the Start/Pause button) and restart the cycle (same button) and it will actually pick up right where you left off!

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But does anyone knows what FE means?

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I would say the most noticable thing is to check the drain pump and piping for blockages or jambing up. especially if it was all of a sudden.

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