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Hvf344 H2O flashing and no functions working

When the machine is switched on the water sarts to flow, but after two secs it stops and flashes H2O code, it still counts down on the clock but there is no other funtion working(spin rinse wash etc). i have checked the filter and cleaned, all hoses are connected, i have also replaced the cold fill gate valve but that made no difference

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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check the cold water supply, either from the mains pipe, there is no water getting into the machine, if water is there up to the machine check the solenoid for circuit, to do this unplug from electric, remove lid, and test the two wires on relevant solenoid, no circuit means faulty solenoid, (test with the 2 wires removed from solenoid) take care note position of wires to put back properly answer above based on info given

Posted on Sep 27, 2007

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it will be to do with the pressure switch it may be faulty, but more often than not there is a blockage in the pressure chamber which is located at the bottom of the outer drum, check the chamber and the tube that goes up to the pressure switch to see if they are blocked if they are clear of obstruction then test the pressure switch,to do this unclip the pressure switch from the side of the machine but dont take the wires off once off pull the tube off that goes down to the pressure chamber once off blow in to the nossle on the pressure switch, you should hear it click and then when you release it should click again, if it doet click twice then that is your problem, hope that helps.

Posted on Feb 22, 2008

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I checked everything I posssibly can and ended up booking an engineer who will be here Monday. I'll post what he says and whether or not it's DIY fixable.

Posted on Apr 04, 2008

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The fact that you have 240V to the valve does not prove that the valve is o/k. Determine which is the live wire, and leave connected to valve coil.
You need to remove the neutral wire from the valve, and test with your meter that as well as having 240V going in, you have 240V coming out on the other terminal, if you have not , then you have a faulty valve..Simply replace it.
I assume that you have a neutral feed to the valve, because if you have not, then the fault is probably in the pcb board.
The coils on these valves often go open circuit.
Plz rate my solution.
Thanks.

Posted on Dec 22, 2008

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Had exactly the same last week - Jan 09 - and had to call out Hotpoint engineer - £99.98 all inclusive of parts - it was the main controller board, so thats under guarantee for another 12 months. all working and spinning as should be and only took around 30mins.GS :)

Posted on Jan 22, 2009

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I have a adg7560/1. the cycle starts but ends after a few minutes. the light flashes four times


Run the dishwasher through a test mode


Test Mode


Make sure the appliance is empty of water before running Diagnostics as it does not pump out before starting to fill and therefore you could overfill the appliance.
Open the door and set the program to the first program. (Normally rinse).
Turn the power off.
Press and hold the start button and while holding turn the power on.
After a little while the start button will flash, release the button.
Press the start button once and close the dishwasher door.
The machine will now run through a diagnostic routine.
Should take about 20 mins.
The machine will stop during diagnostics if an error is found and will display the error code. If no error is found it will complete the diagnostics and end the programme.

To exit diagnostics at any time just press and hold the start button till the programme is cancelled
Error codes


F1. Single flash. NTC Break. NTC open circuit/short circuit or ambient temperature less than 3 Celcius

F2. 2 Flashes. Water leakage. Floater switch LS6 in drip tray has switched.

F3. 3 Flashes. Heating system defect. Heater or relay on control board defect. Chack also cabling.

F4. 4 Flashes. Draining failure. Drain pump, control board OWI or water indicator defect.

F5. 5 Flashes. Sprayarm Blocked (not present on VBL version. On 1 digit display will show as F and flashing start led).

F6. 6 Flashes. Water valve (WV1) is switched on but flow meter (FM) senses no impulses (less than 10 impulses in 10 secs) and the water indicator (WI) is at a low level
Water Valve Closed. Water inlet hose blocked.
Water inlet valve (WV1) defective. Flow meter (FM) defective (leads to FM failure)

F7. 7 Flashes. Flow meter failure. Flow meter defect. Water inlet valve defect or water inlet hose blocked.

F8. 8 Flashes. Water level failure. Sieve strongly dirty or big amount of foam inside to less water.

F9. 9 Flashes. Continuously Water Inlet. Water inlet valve mechanically not closed or control board defect.

FA. 11 Flashes. OWI failure. Dirty OWI lens. OWI defect or control board defect. Check cabling.

FB. 12 Flashes. Motorised Diverter Valve

FC. 13 Flashes. Water Hardness Sensor Failure

A fault with no fault code indication = faulty module

Read more: http://www.diynot.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=200838#ixzz2zKhYFHxt

Apr 19, 2014 | Whirlpool Dishwashers

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Hotpoint H2O error


Please check on the water flow to the drum, if the flow is low or if the inlet is choked the water flow in the set time limit can be low and so could trip.
secondly it can be due to problems in the level sensor, try and see if the pressure switch works outside.
Finally check on the program controller unit once again to see the triping. check the door switch for loose connection.
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Jun 25, 2012 | Hotpoint Washing Machines

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I got h2o flashing on my display what does this mean


usually no water is getting to the appliance or the water pressure is too low hence timing out on fill. check fill hose is not kinked especially if connections are behind the machine.. and that the valve is fully functioning

Dec 17, 2009 | Washing Machines

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Dishwasher adp 4601 when switched on the pump activates.and after 2 mins start lamp bliks and pump goes off


The number of flashes indicates the fault. Reset machine by holding down the start button for 3 secs, then start a new cycle. If fault reoccurs, the number of flashes indicates fault eg 3 flashes, stop, 3 flashes stop, indicates F3 fault.
Faults listed below- advice on repair depends on which fault your machine is indicating, but may give you an idea of what to look for
1flash=NTC (temperature sensor) break- NTC outside normal range.
2flash=water leakage-float switch in base activated.
3flash=heating fault(check element.NTC,control board).
4flash=drain error-blockage in pump or drain system,or faulty water indicator switch.
6flash=water inlet fault-check inlet valve, check inlet hose not kinked
7flash=flow meter failure (flow meter measures water intake volume-large plastic weir located on left hand side of machine-reomve side panel to access)
These a most common faults, but further advice on repair requires counting flashes when fault occurs.

Aug 09, 2009 | Whirlpool Dishwashers

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Start light flashing wont start cycle, what does it mean


count the number of flashes- this indicates fault ie will flash 4 times stop, flash 4 times stop. To clear fault, hold start button for 3 secs. Try running another fast cycle- if fault reoccurs count flashes: Number of flashes:1=NTC fault, 2=Flood switch activated, 3=Heating fault, 4=drain fault, 6=water inlet fault, 7=flow meter fault, 8=water level fault

Aug 06, 2009 | Whirlpool Dishwashers

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Flashing tap icon and h2o


Might be a kink in the hose. Turn off water disconnect from machine then make sure water comes out of hose when waterturned on.( Put into bucket or similar to test) If water is flowing ok then you need a new inlet valve.

May 19, 2009 | Hotpoint Ultima WF860 Front Load Washer

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Machine fills with water then stops with H2O flashing in the display


Check water inlet valve (valves) for no fill or low water pressure.
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May 05, 2009 | Hotpoint Ultima WF860 Front Load Washer

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After about 10 mins error code H2O is displayed.


the h2o message means the machine isn't getting enough water. check pressure and water intake pipe.

Mar 15, 2009 | Washing Machines

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H2o error


I checked everything I posssibly can and ended up booking an engineer who will be here Monday. I'll post what he says and whether or not it's DIY fixable.

Apr 03, 2008 | Hotpoint Ultima WF860 Front Load Washer

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