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F&P Intuitive eco (IW811)

Hi, I am trying to repair this machine. It does not take in any hot water. On the hot fill setting it still only fills with cold water. Resistance of the inlet valve(hot) is normal Also. How does one reset the size on this model when replacing the motor module (Red/Brown) Any help appreciated.

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Re: F&P Intuitive eco (IW811)

Even though the resistance of the valve is normal, doesn't mean that it cannot be faulty. Try swapping the valves around and see if you still get cold water coming in through that valve. If not, then the valve is faulty. Don't forget to put the cold valve back where it belongs. There is a difference between the hot and cold valves( cold valve is a proportional valve) but for testing purposes they can be swapped around. To set the size you have to switch the machine off at the wall. Switch it back on again. Wait for all led's to go out. Press & hold the start/pause button while you push the power button. Switch off again and it should be o.k.

Posted on Nov 03, 2007

Re: F&P Intuitive eco (IW811)

Hi Fanny,
Thanks for the reply. In the end it was the thermister that goes into the mixer box (where the 2 inlet valves are) Seems to be OK now Thanks again.

Posted on Nov 03, 2007

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