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Washer knob continues to click through cycles

The washer will start a cycle then start draining the water then the cycle knob just starts clicking through the cycles. The manual says "an anomaly" so I called tech support, they had me me pull wires off and put them back on and it seemed to work til the drying cycle started. Now we are back to square one.

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  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2008

    What wires did you pull off?

  • cellardiva Apr 16, 2008

    My washer will start to click through the cycles too. If I turn the washer off for several minutes and then reset it, it will often work again. Also, it is usually fine on the first load of the day, but then acts up on the second load.

  • lgb00 Nov 29, 2008

    exact same thing.......the repairman tried resetting....this involved temp/dryer at 12 ocloc spot then (with washer off) go to 1st reset turn on..light blinks then steady.....turn off....go to next reset etc. Sometimes he says this works......unfortunately not for me......figures control board. Im looking at new LG instead........

  • MDowideit Dec 06, 2008

    I have the same problem with my Hirundo WDC 1026 (same machine as the Equator EZ3612CEE). I cleaned the filters, checked the coin trap. Problem is still there.

  • Anonymous Feb 16, 2009

    count the number of times the light flashes this will correspond to a 'problem sheet' that equator puts out to designate where the problem lies. In my case 13 so thermostats.......there are two of them.....

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Anything on your machine can cause this. The most common things are brushes in the motor , blocked / damaged pump, or control module. There are too many possibilities to go through, but check pump and motor first

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I have a Kenmore washer #11026002010. I am having problems with the water overfilling and not progressing to the next cycle. Would you have info on the fault codes and also the recalibration procedure


Does it sound like it wants to spin? If so more than likely the motor coupler broke causing your washer to not spin. It is one of the most common parts that fail.

Anyhow Sears is the best bet for your answers they even list all the steps needed to trouble shoot.

Model 11026002010 Kenmore Automatic washer Repair

This one is from the link above and credit to:

Natasha12,November 17, 2014

Thank you for choosing Searspartsdirect.com and being a valued member. I can certainly assist you in locating the diagnostics for your washer.

ACTIVATING THE SERVICE
DIAGNOSTIC TEST MODES
1. Be sure the washer is in standby mode
(plugged in with all indicators off).
2. Perform the following sequence of
movement using the cycle selector knob.
NOTE: AFTER RESET, sequence "a" through
"e" must be completed within 6 seconds.
RESET - Rotate cycle selector knob
counterclockwise one or more clicks
to clear sequence.
a. Rotate cycle selector knob clockwise
one click and wait ½ second.
b. Rotate cycle selector knob clockwise
one click and wait ½ second.
c. Rotate cycle selector knob clockwise
one click and wait ½ second.
d. Rotate cycle selector knob
counterclockwise one click and
wait ½ second.
e. Rotate cycle selector knob
clockwise one click.
?Successful activation of Diagnostic Test
Modes will be indicated by all status
LEDs (except for Lid Locked) flashing
ON and OFF in half-second intervals.
NOTE: LED names may vary between
makes and models.


FAULT CODE DISPLAY MODE (Pgs 6-7)
To access fault/error codes, perform steps 1
and 2 of Activating the Service Diagnostic Test
Modes. Turn the cycle selector knob until the
status LEDs or display correspond as follows:
?"Done" LED On, "01" Displayed on 7-segment
01
Sensing Soak Wash Rinse Spin Done
Press the START button to enter Fault Code
Display Mode. The status LEDs will flash
ON and OFF and "cl" is displayed on the
7-segment (if display exists).
1. To view last 4 fault codes:
? Turn cycle selector knob clockwise to view
fault codes in the order of most recent to
oldest. (Refer to Fault/Error Code charts
on pages 6 & 7.)
NOTE: A fault/error code will be removed
from memory if it does not reoccur after
10 consecutive wash cycles.
2. To clear fault codes:
? Turn cycle selector knob until the status
LEDs flash ON and OFF or "cl" is displayed
on 7-segment. (See figure 2, page 2).
?Press and hold START button for 3
seconds to clear all fault codes. Press
POWER to exit Service Diagnostic Mode.

You can also visit searpartsdirect.com for parts, diagrams, and repair information.
If you do not feel confident repairing this problem yourself, then you can have it repaired at your home by a Sears technician. Here is a link for the website: Sears Home Services .
Thank you for your question. Have a great day.

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I have a whirlpool cabrio washer for a while now here and there i was pulling out soaking wet clothes.and ofcourse my warranty ran out yesterday and now it will not start any cycle all its does is sense...


This particular washer has a test that we can run to see any errors. This can be confusing on this model.
I am including a document below that will describe how to view the old error codes. Use the section that starts with Activating the service diagnostic modes. You can start with the cycle selector knob at any position.
  1. Be sure the washer is in standby mode (plugged in with all indicators off).
  2. Perform the following sequence of movement using the cycle selector knob. NOTE: After reset, sequence "a" through "e" must be completed within 6 seconds. When it tells you to rotate the cycle selector knob, it means 1 click, not a full turn. Once you have completed the cycle knob turns reset and "a" through "e", turn the cycle selector 1 click clockwise from the position it is already in. This is the fault code display mode. Then press the start button. Each time you turn the cycle selector knob 1 click clockwise after pressing start will show you an error code. Note: this washer stores 4 codes if any. The error codes on this washer are displayed in this format: F5 E3, F7 E1, etc. There is an error code chart in the image below.
If there are no error codes stored, I recommend that you start from the beginning (step 1 above) and then run the Automatic test mode. If this unit detects a problem, it will display the error at the end of this test.
Here is a list for the errors.
Post back your results.

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Washer will not start


I know how frustrating it can be when appliances do not function properly.

This particular washer has a test that we can run to see any errors. This can be confusing on this model.

Activating the service diagnostic modes.


You can start with the cycle selector knob at any position.

  1. Be sure the washer is in standby mode (plugged in with all indicators off).
  2. Perform the following sequence of movement using the cycle selector knob. NOTE: After reset, sequence "a" through "e" must be completed within 6 seconds. When it tells you to rotate the cycle selector knob, it means 1 click, not a full turn. Once you have completed the cycle knob turns reset and "a" through "e", turn the cycle selector 1 click clockwise from the position it is already in. This is the fault code display mode. Then press the start button. Each time you turn the cycle selector knob 1 click clockwise after pressing start will show you an error code. Note: this washer stores 4 codes if any. The error codes on this washer are displayed in this format: F5 E3, F7 E1, etc...
If there are no error codes stored, you will need to replace the control board. Here is a link to the part.

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Have Error Code E20 - won't drain. How do I approach?



The diagnostic test is used to check individual component function only. TO START THE TEST: • Turn the Program Knob to the start position, Spin Only. • Press Start/Pause to start the cycle and save it. • Press Cancel to stop the cycle and turn off the LEDs. • Press Cancel again to turn on the LEDs. • Within 5 seconds, press and hold the Options and Start/Pause buttons until LEDs start sequentially chasing, then release buttons. 1. All the LEDs will sequentially light. Pressing a button below a light cluster will light all the LEDs in that cluster at one time to confirm functionality. 2. Turn the program knob (1) click clockwise from the start position. The hot water solenoid will activate and hot water should enter through the detergent compartment. 3. Turn the program knob (2) clicks from the start position. The bleach water solenoid will activate and cold water should enter through the bleach compartment. 4. Turn the program knob (3) clicks from the start position. The bleach and the wash water solenoids will activate and cold water should enter through the softener compartment. 5. Turn the program knob (4) clicks from the start position. The door lock solenoid will deactivate and the loading door can be opened.When the door is opened, the drum light should turn on. 6. Turn the program knob (5) clicks from the start position. The washer will fill and tumble. Once tumbling has started, the Boost Heater (if so equipped) will turn on. 7. Turn the program knob (6) clicks from the start position. The drain pump & door lock solenoid will activate and the washer will operate in high spin. 8. Turn the program knob (7) clicks from the start position. The control will signal the last error code. Exiting Diagnostic Mode There are two options for exiting theDiagnosticTestmode and returning the washer to normal operation: a) Unplug the power cord, wait 5-8 seconds, then reconnect the power cord OR b) Turn the program knob clockwise 2 or 3 clicks after the start position. Press Options and Start/Pause buttons together for a few seconds until wash cycle LEDs appear.

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Hot Point Washer will not drain water from tub.


my old hitachi washing machine PAF-760P was not used for a long time.I started yesterday, it started washing but when the knob rotates and goes to drain the water,it only clicks and does not drain the water. What must be wrong with it. can you help please.

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Spin cycle doesn't cut in


turn program knob to spin and hit start then hit cancel within 5 seconds hold down options and start/pause button this will put you in the self daignostic test
Turn the program knob (1) click clockwise from the
start position. The hot water solenoid will activate
and hot water should enter through the detergent compartment
Turn the program knob (2) clicks from the start
position. The bleach water solenoid will activate and
cold water should enter through the bleach compartment
Turn the program knob (3) clicks from the start
position. The bleach and the wash water solenoids
will activate and cold water should enter through the
softener compartment.
Turn the program knob (4) clicks from the start
position. The door lock solenoid will deactivate and
the loading door can be opened.When the door is
opened, the drum light should turn on.
Turn the program knob (5) clicks from the start
position. The washer will fill and tumble. Once
tumbling has started, the Boost Heater (if so
equipped) will turn on.
Turn the program knob (6) clicks from the start
position. The drain pump & door lock solenoid will
activate and the washer will operate in high spin.
then on the last turn it will give you the other error codes it has that code is giving usually is caused by a different code to clear the codes
.
• Turn the program knob clockwise 7 clicks from the
Start Position. The control will signal the last error
code.
• Press and hold the Options and Start/Pause
buttons for 3 seconds. The code will be cleared. you really need to clear that code first to do the test but it can be done in the daignostic test skip the rest first go straight to the 7 clicks and clear the code but dont open the door during the test otherwise it will give that code after you get it cleared go to the spin spot on the knob and keep turning clock wise to go through the test but give it at least 3 seconds for each test then it should display a different code and what ever it is email me and i can help you out at that point nick_bradford2003@yahoo.com i have alot of experence with appliances

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Frigidaire top load washer won't rinse


this can be two issues. One could be the control knob. there could be a malfunction here. secondly, you may have a faulty water valve assembly. the relay or solenoid may need to be replaced. i would start with the control knob.

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Flashing lights on Rince, Start & 0 speed.


washer think there water over fill to clear this u need ruin a diagnostic test. think of timer knob light a clock straight up being at 12 oclock an one click at 1oclock to enter the test first rotate knob to any postion except postion 6 staight down press start and fs button at same time wait 3 seconds an rotate knob to to postion 6 wait 3 second then release both button , all light should blink . you should now be in test , rotate knob to various postion to test wash cycle an rinse an spin postion 9 an 10 are the waster valve onces the test finish tun the knob to another postion to turn test off an unplug washer an plug bach in this should clear it . if still have a porblem call a applince service ok

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