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Miele honeycombe w1716 waterproof fault

Shows "waterproof fault" in display

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SOURCE: MIele waterproof system reacted

That means that there is a leak that passed throught the waterproof system, and the water protection system had reacted putting the machine on error mode, as the water can damage electric parts, and cause serious hazard.

Sometimes you can reset the error by unplugging power cord, however you should call immediately a technician, as using the appliance when there is a problem with the waterproof system, you can be seriously injured by electric shock.

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SOURCE: my miele touchtronic w 3039

Hi,

Sounds like you may have flooded the base of the unit and activated the float switch. Tip the unit forward slightly with a towel at the base and all the water will pour out. You should be right to run the unit after that and any other water inside will dry up. it won't rust as it is stainless steel inside.

You may just have over sudded the unit by using the wrong detergent or too much. After you have the unit running again test the unit with no detergent and see if you activate the waterproof system again. if you do then you will probably have a split hose inside the unit.

Posted on Mar 02, 2010

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SOURCE: why dose the water leak out from the Miele

Hi dear.Please check the door gasket for any wear & tear.(Also open the door,ajar inside the door gasket, check inside of it for any fine tear or cut.)Please check for pump filter.Is it attached correctly.I hope that helps.Thanks.

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SOURCE: need manual for Miele Honeycomb

You can get the manual on the link below.

http://www.miele.com.au/au/domestic/service/aftersales_operatinginstructions.aspx?product_type=W%203831%20WPS

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Posted on Oct 24, 2010

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SOURCE: Miele W 1712 is giving

I just received this error message on my Miele W 1712 (Waterproof Fault). Prior to this I had an error message regarding the Drain outlet, so I opened the drain outlet and cleaned it. I think I might have opened it too quickly and therefore creating the (Waterproof Fault). The problem is that when you open the drain outlet too quickly the water runs into the bottom of the washing machine where some sensor lies and you get the (Waterproof Fault) error message on the display and not even turning off the machine will do anything to get rid of this annoying message.
1. Turn off the machine
2. Unplug it
3. Open the drain outlet and take out the plug.
4. Dry all the visible water with a cotton cloth.
5. Tilt the machine FORWARD and hold it until you see water gushing from underneath the machine.
6. Repeat this until you see no more water.
7. Plug the machine back inn.
8 VOILA no error message! I hope in your case :)

Posted on Feb 15, 2011

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1. Turn off the machine
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5. Tilt the machine FORWARD and hold it until you see water gushing from underneath the machine.
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