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I have a seimens washer drier. The problem, shortly, is that it won't go onto or past the 'rinsing' cycle. The machine will fill with water and do the wash part of the cycle, but not go any further. It comes with an error code three, which (i think) means that something is blocked or won't drain away. I am sure the pump is working, as when I've done a wash I need to pump the water out of the machine, and it does this with no difficulty. I can move the program along the cycles, and will do the fianl spin no problem. I've checked the filters at the back of the machine and they are both clear. The cycles are 'washing' 'rinsing' 'final rinse' and 'spin'. I can select the various cycles, but it simply won't rinse. The instruction manual gives the model SIWAMAT 6102 or 6142

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It appears your timer/main controller has failed in this instance.

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If your unit has never been serviced - there should still be an original service manual enclosed in plastic taped to the inside of the shell.
In the service manual are Error codes, maintenance procedures, and troubleshooting steps you can follow.


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