Question about Whirlpool Calypso GVW9959K Top Load Washer
I read one of your answers previously and it was very helpful. I have an OB and sl error codes,wont finish cycle. Have already replaced pump and motor assembly and checked for clothing and debris. Have also replaced gray balance ring which was torn up. Still goes out of balance. Control board maybe? Shock under tub? Any trouble shooting guides ? Big $ machine hate to give up on it, worked great for a few years.
Thanks in advance,
The OB indicates and out of balance condition has been detected by the motor control.
One thing about the OB error is that the lid must be opened to clear the error and allow the washer to advance to the next part of the cycle. If the lid is not opened to adjust the clothes then the OB error will happen again.
If the OB error was cleared and the OB occurs with an empty load then the motor control has failed.
The drain pump must work. The image below shows how to run a diagnostic test to check the drain pump. Follow the instructions in the image below and check the drain pump operation. If the pump runs and the water does not drain then the sump is clogged. If the pump hums but does not run then the pump needs to be replaced.
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Posted on Sep 21, 2010
My machine srtarts, then stops, then starts and doesn't finish a load. what coule be the problem???
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