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All lights are flashing and unit won't start up.

My washer was leaking and now it won't start the cycle but all the lights are flashing, and I think that means an electrical problem, from what the manual says. I bought a new washer today and am going to sell my Kenmore. It's only 2 1/2 yrs. old - Model #11046462500 (HE2) - if anyone on here wants to buy my broken washer, I'm selling it for $250.00 - I think I paid about $800 for it and I did laundry in it 2 days ago. Good for someone if you know how to fix it or to use for all the rest of the parts, it's in excellent condition!!!

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