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My main control PCB for AWO/R4205 washing machinegot burnt what could have caused it and where can i get replacement to buy

Service number is 859234615008 and the pcb is 480111100184 . I dont mind replacing with used PCB. Is whirlpool using other trade names for their products

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What does F11 error message stand for on my Whirlpool awo 9565 washing machine?


The F11 fault code indicates a serial communication error between the Machine Control board and the Motor Control board. This can be caused by several different problems.

A failed Machine Control board could be failing to provide the Motor Control board with proper voltage. If this is causing the F11 code, then the Machine Control board would need to be replaced.

The Machine Control board could also be failing to supply proper voltage to the door lock assembly. The Machine Control board would need to be replaced for this failure as well.

Voltage flows from the Machine Control board to the Door Lock Assembly. The Door Lock then energizes and closes the Door Lock MAIN Switch. Voltage flows out of the Door Lock Main Switch to the Motor Control board. So if you have power into the Door Lock Assembly but not out of the Main Door Lock Switch, it will give you an F11. If so, you will need to replace the Door Lock Assembly.

You could have a bad Motor Control board that is causing this failure. A bad wiring connection between the Motor Control board and the Machine Control board could also cause this fault code. A bad wiring connection between the Motor Control board and the drive motor is also a possible failure. A failed drive motor could also cause the F11.

With so many possible causes for this failure, I recommend calling a service technician to diagnose and repair the problem in your washer. If you are able to unplug the washer and check the wiring connections, you may be able to find a loose wire harness connection that is causing the problem. Much of the diagnosis for the potential problems noted above requires live voltage checks. I do not recommend conducting these types of checks yourself. Unless you want to take a chance and replace the Machine Control board and the Door Lock Assembly,

Aug 15, 2014 | Whirlpool Washing Machines

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Have a whirlpool AW0 R4205 washing machine. No power even after checking the plug and changing the fuse.


good day,
How long your washing machine? for the machine without power if electronic type of washing machine it will cost you a lot but defend on the model. and not to advise to buy the part without any idea what the exactly the problem,most the electronic type washing machine have a PCB problem, if you buy directly for the part but you dont have the cause why it happen,may be if you put new part will do the same or its will waste your new part.
as an advise as a technician,call the technician and ask how much its cost? for labor and part?
if the cost is halt price of the unit? what or how many month for warranty for the part and service? make think to buy for the new one if your unit is more than 5 years.

Nov 02, 2013 | Washing Machines

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good day,
the problem of your unit is the main pcb board if electronic type or the mechanical switch problem, but same cause its burnt part and its hard to check. call the technician for your safety and to not waste your money to buy some part if you dont know what the main reason why its burnt part

Nov 02, 2013 | Washing Machines

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Miele washing machine w534 fills with water then immediately pumps out. Any ideas thanks


the problem of your unit is the main pcb board if electronic type or the mechanical switch problem, but same cause its burnt part and its hard to check. call the technician for your safety and to not waste your money to buy some part if you dont know what the main reason why its burnt part..

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I hav a whirlpool awo 3761/5/s and when i try to put it on a cycle it trips the electric


Hi from retired Englishman in SW France,

Sorry but with such a major fault it is virtually impossible for anybody on this forum to remotely guess what is wrong with your washer.
It could be internal wiring/plugs sockets, control panel switches, control PCB, water inlet control valves, door solenoid as primary suspects. Secondary suspects could be main motor, drain motor.
I fear that you only real option is a service call as the engineer will have the right equipment to safely diagnose what is wrong.
Sorry again and good luck,
John C

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Hi, i have 2pcs of canon iR2016 Digital copiers which displays error codes of E246 AND E247. these errors are not in the service manual, please help


Sir i am a Canon trained tech. I just checked our website and my service information. I found the following. I suspect someone has been working on these machines or swapped some parts around.

Page 1 of 2
MODELS AFFECTED / SERIAL NUMBERS AFFECTED:
Digital Copiers, Including All imageRUNNER Products
SUBJECT:
Information About The New Soft Counter Circuits
GENERAL TECHNICAL INFORMATION
GENERAL:
This Technical Publication presents information about the new Soft Counter circuit that replaces the mechanical counter
used in the past. There are three (3) PCB’s associated with the new Soft Counter circuit; the Counter Memory PCB,
Main Controller PCB and the Serial Number PCB. A description of their function is provided below. Use this
document as a reference for current and future models that use the Soft Counter circuit.
Counter Memory PCB
On the latest Canon digital copiers, such as the imageRUNNER 5000, imageRUNNER 8500 and imageRUNNER 2200
series, there are no mechanical counters. Instead there is a Counter Memory PCB. This PCB is usually mounted on the
Main Controller PCB with one screw. The Counter Memory PCB is imprinted with the serial number of the machine
the first time power is turned ON and cannot be moved to another machine. Attempting to do so will generate an E246
error code. In the event of a Counter Memory PCB failure, a new one from stock (see Note 4) can be installed into the
machine. At that point the Main Controller PCB will transfer its present total count as indicated in “Counter Check” on
the control panel (recorded the last time power was turned OFF) to the new Counter Memory PCB and the total counter
will increment from that count on. Never attempt to operate a machine without the Counter Memory PCB
installed!
This may generate an E245 code, which can only be cleared by “zeroing out” the Main Controller PCB by
one of our A.P.R.F.’s (Authorized Parts Repair Facilities).
Main Controller PCB
The Main Controller PCB, aside from performing other tasks, retains the total count by means of SRAM with a battery
back up after power has been turned OFF. If, however, the Main Controller PCB has been replaced with either a new
one or a used one, it will read in and record the total count from the Counter Memory PCB retained the last time power
was turned OFF. The total count will then increment from that count on.
Note 1:
Even though the total count will be the correct value for that machine after replacing the Main Controller, the soft
counters in Service Mode will not. If a new Main Controller was used for the replacement, then all soft counters in
Service Mode (service counters in “Counter Mode”) will be zero. If, on the other hand, a used Main Controller was
used for this replacement, the soft counters previously recorded on that PCB would be shown. At that point it is
advisable to clear these values in Service Mode using Function>Clear>CNT-MCON.
All Main Controllers sent to our A.P.R.F.’s for repair will be “zeroed out” before being sent back to the dealer.
Page 2 of 2
GTI-T151
04-30-02 GT I
Note 2:
The Counter Memory PCB and the Main Controller PCB should never be replaced simultaneously!
This will
generate an E354 code and assistance from the Canon Reseller Technical Support Center Hotline will be required. If
the Main Controller is sent to one of our A.P.R.F.’s for repair, you must remove the Counter Memory PCB
before sending it out!
Failure to do so will only increase down time for your customer.
Note 3:
If the Main Controller PCB is replaced, ensure that connector J1023 is connected. If it is not, an E350 will be
generated.
Serial Number PCB
The Serial Number PCB’s main function is to identify the machine’s serial number. This PCB cannot be moved to
another machine.
Attempting to do so will generate an E355 and assistance from the Canon Reseller TechnicalError codes not listed in the Service Manual:
There are various error codes that are not listed in the Service Manual. Canon U.S.A., Inc. reserves the right to treat
these error codes as Proprietary Information. If you encounter any of the following error codes, contact your Canon

E245 E246 E247 E350 E354 E355
Note 4:
Please be advised that Canon U.S.A., Inc. treats the Counter Memory PCB and Serial Number PCB as “restricted” parts.
When a dealer orders these components they will be asked to provide the reason for their replacement, and the original
PCB will have to be returned to Canon U.S.A., Inc. for evaluation.

Jan 07, 2009 | Office Equipment & Supplies

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IR 2000


Fuser error probally needs fuser replaced and the reset as below

try this

1. Hit Additional Functions Key
2. Hit # key
3. Arrow to number 7, Printer and hit Set
4. Arrow to number 4, Printer Re-Set and hit Set.
5. Yes, re-set printer (hit minus key - back arrow).
6. Unplug the machine and plug it back in.

or this is explaination of the error and required fix from service manual.


E0000000
The reading of the main thermistor does not reach 30°C 1 sec after the main
power switch is turned on. Or, it does not reach 70°C 2 sec thereafter.
Main cause The fixing film unit is faulty. The main thermistor has an open circuit. The
fixing heater has an open circuit. The main power supply PCB is faulty. The
DC controller PCB is faulty.
Caution To reset the error, execute the following in service mode:
COPIER>FUNCTION>CLEAR>ERR.
Action
1. Connector
Is the connector of the fixing assembly connected?
a. main power supply PCB (J8) <-> relay connector <-> heater
b. DC controller PCB (J320) <-> relay connector <-> thermistor
NO: Connect the connector.
2. Fixing film unit (thermistor)
Check the interval between pin 1 and pin 2 and between pin 3 and pin 4 of
the connectosr (4-pin) of the thermistor for electrical continuity. Is it ¥W
(open)?
YES: The heater has an open circuit, or the thermal switch is open. Replace the fixing film unit.
4. Main power supply PCB, DC controller PCB
Press the Start key. Is the drive voltage of the heater supplied by the connector J8 of the main power supply PCB?
Main heater: between J8-1 (FSR1) and J8-5 (FSR COM)
Sub heater: between J8-3 (FSR2) and J8-5 (FSR COM)
YES: The heater drive power supply is faulty. Replace the main power
supply PCB.
NO: The thermistor control mechanism is faulty. Replace the DC controller
PCB.

Nov 18, 2007 | Office Equipment & Supplies

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