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Kenmore Elite Oasis Washer Beeping Shutting Down

Hi. Can you tell me how to remove and replace the User Interface board on this unit. I'm having trouble disassembling the console unit to get to the board. Also, can you tell me how to open the top of the washer so I can get to the lid locking mechanism.
Washer beeps during cycle (if I can get it to run) then shuts down and will not restart. When the washer has been unplugged for a long time it may or may not restart, but does the same beeping and shutdown eventually.

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  • ayuppie1 Feb 18, 2009

    Installed a new Interface board and am back in business. The old part showed significant corrosion on the printed circuit board.

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There are 3 philips head screws in the back of the interface panel.  Loosen them all the way (they don't pull out) and you can rock the interface panel toward the front.  you can disconnect the panel from the rest of the machine by pulling one ribbon cable plug.  the interface card is attached with 3 more screws that come all the way out.  there are two tabs at the bottom that you need to release before rocking the card upward.  the control knob also needs to be pulled out before pulling the card.

i had the random beeping problem where the wash cycle would be fine (and no codes).  it turned out to be caused by an air wick air freshener that was plugged into the same circuit.  make sure your power line is clean -- remove those pesky interference makers!

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Kenmore Elite Oasis top load has a code of F 71?


F71 is no communication detected from the User Interface to the Central Control Unit (CCU). This could simply mean a loose or poor connection between the two communicating boards.

Disconnect power to the washer prior to servicing to avoid the risk of electric shock.

Remove the three screws attaching the top panel to the rear of the washer then slide the panel rearward and lift it off the washer.

Disconnect the User Interface ribbon connector from the left side of the Central Control Unit (CCU) and clean the connector and terminals thoroughly. Reseat the connector several times to ensure a good connection between the Central Control Unit (CCU) and the User Interface.

It is highly recommended to clean and reseat every wiring harness connector from the Central Control Unit (CCU) to prevent the same problem in the near future.

Reconnect every wiring harness to the CCU and make sure all connectors are firmly seated. Slide the top panel back into position and secure it to the rear of the washer with the screws previously removed.

Apr 25, 2012 | Kenmore Elite Oasis 27052 Top Load Washer

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I have a Kenmore Oasis and the electronic screen just keeps beeping and going crazy it sounds for high to low, it flashes all type of errors one being an f 2 what is wrong with it?


This symptom indicates a stuck key on the user interface control board.
Replacing this control board would most likely fix this type of problem.
The part number for the user interface for this model is 8564374.

You can order this part from SearsPartsDirect.com, RepairClinic.com, PartSelect.com etc.

The procedure for replacing this control board is shown in the images below.


Before buying any parts I suggest you access the interface ribbon and disconnect it and then connect it back and see if there is any improvement.


You might also remove the interface from the console and check the console for any stuck buttons.

Remember to unplug the washer first.


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Aug 31, 2010 | Kenmore Elite Oasis 27052 Top Load Washer

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Kenmore elite oasis he keeps flashing f2 and beeping


This symptom indicates a stuck key on the user interface control board.
Replacing this control board would most likely fix this type of problem.
The part number for the user interface for this model is 8564374.

You can order this part from SearsPartsDirect.com, RepairClinic.com, PartSelect.com etc.

The procedure for replacing this control board is shown in the images below.


Before buying any parts I suggest you access the interface ribbon and disconnect it and then connect it back and see if there is any improvement.


You might also remove the interface from the console and check the console for any stuck buttons.

Remember to unplug the washer first.


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May 11, 2010 | Kenmore Elite Oasis 27052 Top Load Washer

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Intermittent beeping and now after you set the


This symptom indicates a stuck key on the user interface control board.
Replacing this control board would most likely fix this type of problem.
The part number for the user interface for this model is 8564374.

You can order this part from SearsPartsDirect.com, RepairClinic.com, PartSelect.com etc.

The procedure for replacing this control board is shown in the images below.


Before buying any parts I suggest you access the interface ribbon and disconnect it and then connect it back and see if there is any improvement.


You might also remove the interface from the console and check the console for any stuck buttons.

Remember to unplug the washer first.


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Mar 31, 2010 | Kenmore Elite Oasis 27052 Top Load Washer

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My washing machine keeps beeping


This symptom indicates a stuck key on the user interface control board.
Replacing this control board would most likely fix this type of problem.
The part number for the user interface for this model is 8564374.

You can order this part from SearsPartsDirect.com, RepairClinic.com, PartSelect.com etc.

The procedure for replacing this control board is shown in the images below.


Before buying any parts I suggest you access the interface ribbon and disconnect it and then connect it back and see if there is any improvement.


You might also remove the interface from the console and check the console for any stuck buttons.

Remember to unplug the washer first.


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Mar 14, 2010 | Kenmore Elite Oasis 27052 Top Load Washer

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My Kenmore Oasis washing machine keeps beeping during the wash cycle..


This symptom indicates a stuck key on the user interface control board.
Replacing this control board would most likely fix this type of problem.
The part number for the user interface for this model is 8564374.

You can order this part from SearsPartsDirect.com, RepairClinic.com, PartSelect.com etc.

The procedure for replacing this control board is shown in the images below.


Before buying any parts I suggest you access the interface ribbon and disconnect it and then connect it back and see if there is any improvement.


You might also remove the interface from the console and check the console for any stuck buttons.

Remember to unplug the washer first.


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Jan 21, 2010 | Kenmore Elite Oasis 27052 Top Load Washer

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My kenmore elite oasis washer kept beeping during the entire cycle (on every type of cycle) replaced the control board now nothing works?


This symptom indicates a stuck key on the user interface control board.
Replacing this control board would most likely fix this type of problem.
The part number for the user interface for this model is 8564374.

You can order this part from www.SEARSPARTSDIRECT.com

The procedure for replacing this control board is shown in the images below.

NOTE: You should only attempt this procedure if you are completely confident in your technical ability to safely execute the process.
Follow electrical safety guidelines. Unplug the washer before accessing internal components.

Before buying any parts I suggest you access the interface ribbon and disconnect it and then connect it back and see if there is any improvement.

You might also remove the interface from the console and check the console for any stuck buttons.

Remember to unplug the washer first.


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Jul 18, 2009 | Kenmore Oasis HE 27082 Top Load Washer

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This symptom indicates a stuck key on the user interface control board.
Replacing this control board would most likely fix this type of problem.
The part number for the user interface for this model is 8564374.

You can order this part from SearsPartsDirect.com, RepairClinic.com, PartSelect.com etc.

The procedure for replacing this control board is shown in the images below.


Before buying any parts I suggest you access the interface ribbon and disconnect it and then connect it back and see if there is any improvement.


You might also remove the interface from the console and check the console for any stuck buttons.

Remember to unplug the washer first.


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Kenmore Oasis Elite Top Loading Washer with an F2 error


The F02 error code indicates keypad/user interface failure. Most of the time, this is caused by a problem in the keypad/user interface. It can sometimes be caused by a failed control board.You could have an intermittent problem such as a stuck key or contact. As long as the F02 is not displayed, the washer should work normally. You can continue to use it when the F02 is not displayed. It is still safe to use the washer.
Sometimes this problem is caused by a loose wiring harness connection between the keypad/user interface control board and the machine control board.
The F2 error code on this washer indicates a stuck button on the user interface control board. The procedure for accessing the control boards on this washer is shown in the image below. I recommend unplugging the washerand checking the wire harness connection from the user interface control board to the machine control board. Try unplugging the connections and then plugging them back in a few times. Make sure that they are plugged in correctly and then reassemble and test the washer. If the F2 is still displayed, then the user interface control board will need to be replaced.
CLICK ON THIS LINK TO GET THE INSTRUCTIONS HOW TO REMOVE CONTROL BOARD:--
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You can order a new user interface control board from the Sears PartsDirect website or from----------
www.repairclinic.com
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Jan 12, 2009 | Kenmore Oasis HE 27082 Top Load Washer

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Kenmore oasis washer


This is a common problem with the Oasis. The problem is the User Interface Control board behind the control panel. There's a relay on the board that shorts out and causes the washer to randomly (and constantly) beep. This can also occur with the washer turned off. Since the circuit board is not serviceable it is recommended that you replace the control board. Searspartsdirect.com carries replacement parts for your washer. Just type in the model number and search under the console heading for the user interface board. If you are usure which part, I'm talking about, please post back with your model number and I can assist you. I hope this helps.

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