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Kenmore elite he3 flashing FH

My kenmore elite front load washer stops and flashes FH when i start it. i have lost my manual. What does FH mean? If i cancel and press start again, after approx 3 times or more it will start. Can you help?

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    I have had the same problem both times when the main water supply was temporarily shut off. Currently it is only happening when i try to run a load on cold. Any suggestions.

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The following link explains the "FH" error:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r615354-fh_error_code_whirlpool_duet_kenmore

This can be a rather tough one to figure out, even with the error code explanation. I would recommend unplugging the washer for AT LEAST 30 minutes first. This will reset the Central Control Unit (CCU). In many cases this is all that is required to correct momentary glitches with the unit. If the error code reappears, check your washer installation to rule out the easiest possiblities, first. This means checking to ensure you don't have a siphoning condition, checking your drain lines and checking to ensure your fill hoses aren't kinked or clogged. Read through the link thoroughly and let me know if you have questions. I hope this helps you.

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