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LG LE Error code

My LG washer started making noises like it's trying to spray water and rotate the drum and nothing happens then I get the LE error. I unplugged it and it's still not working, anthing else?

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The 'LE' error message indicates the control board has detected that the motor is either not turning, or has locked up for some reason. Monitoring the motor is the job of the hall effect sensor board which constantly determines the direction and speed of the motor and feeds that information back to the control board. If there is a problem between what the motor should be doing and what the hall effect sensor says the motor is doing, the 'LE' will be displayed and the cycle will be stopped.

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