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Washer displays DL error

I press the start button and it just clicks - sometimes the washer will start and then mid stream stop and give this DL code and then a F. I have tried unplugging it pressed the cancel cycle button, turned the fuse box to the washer off and turned it back on to see if it would some how it would reset itself. Please help????

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  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2008

    I have same problem . Door does not lock and just hear clicking noise then code F then DL

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2008

    My washing machine also kept flashing dl, so I had a repair man come and he fixed the door latch. But, less than two months later, it started doing it again and flashing f 11. Now it is constant, but if it does sit for over 48 hours,with the wet clothes inside, it somehow manages to start again, and I am good for two loads. A viscous cycle. This should not happen on such an expensive machine that is less than five years old or even ten for that matter.

  • Anonymous Aug 04, 2008

    How did yo ufinally get the door open? Mine is doing the same thing. I have hit cancel and unplugged it and it still is locked with of course clothes in it waiting to be washed.

  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2014

    washer won't start cycle..dl code comes up

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2014

    I raised the lid after canceling and the washer would not restart, unplugged for 20 sec and now it will not power up?

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The FdL fault is a door lock error code. It sounds like you may have a bad door latch. Unplugging it and/or pushing the cancel button will not clear the fault as long as the fault condition exists. At best, you may have to replace the door latch. At worst, the CCU (main computer) could also be bad, causing the fault. The door latch can run about $50. The CCU is about $200. Double check all you wiring first before replacing any parts. I hope this will help you.

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