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Error code 20 on Kenmore C47192 front loading washer

I tried different cycles with the same resault. There is some water present in the tub when the machine stops and displays the error code.

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    exactly the same model and same problem

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F20 is an indication of low water flow. Check that the screens in the hoses or the valve at the back of the washer are not clogged. Mineral buildup in the water lines can break free, causing the screens to plug.

Press Stop twice to cancel any cycles, unplug the washer while you check the hoses, then plug back in.

If you find plugged hoses, then you should not have any additional problems. If you didn't, check to make sure there is adequate flow from the wall valve by removing the washer drain line from the wall drain pipe, put the washer end of the water hoses into the drain pipe one at a time, and turn on the faucet to assure there is good flow. Be sure to hold the hose into the drain pipe.

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If you remove the top panel, three screws in the back, you will have access to the pressure switch.

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