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I have a Defy Automaid 600 DAW322 I think with pressing the front buttons I have locked the machine somehow. The machine fills slightly with water then stops and nothing more happens. Does it sound

I see on the front of the machine under the two buttons there is a little lock sign thats why I am thinking I perhaps locked the machine.

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SOURCE: Washing machine fills in the water but does not start the wash cycle

The fact that it does not fill completely can be related to a problem with the water-level switch, that regulates the water level.

See from Repairclinic:
"This switch is usually a diaphragm device with a small, clear tube attached between the switch and the bottom of the washer's outer tub. As the water level in the tub increases, the pressure on the air in the tube increases. When the pressure reaches a certain level, it activates the switch, shuts off the water, and signals the timer to begin the agitate cycle. If the switch is defective, it may prematurely signal the water to shut off. If so, you probably need to replace the water-level switch."

However, when it is only the switch the mashine usually completes the cycle, but with less water than normal.

A possibilty is that either the timer is faulty or there is a problem with the water supply.

Check that water is coming from water supply with regular pressure, and that hoses back there are not obstructed.

More likely you will have to replace the timer.

See again from Repairclinic:
"When the cycle doesn't advance, it's probably the timer or a cold-water supply problem:

  • It's the timer, if your washing machine fills with water and begins agitating, but the timer never advances--or if the washer is in a spin cycle and the timer won't advance. Then you need to replace the timer.


  • It may be a cold-water supply problem, if the washing machine fills with water, agitates, drains, and spins, but then doesn't fill with rinse water. See There's no cold water."

  • You can find parts at the following websites, you need to input your model number. If the part is not listed contact them.

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    Either call the store where you purchased the machine or refer to your users manual, should have a trouble shooting guide in the back of the manual.

    Posted on Jan 05, 2009

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    SOURCE: defy automaid instruction manual how to use

    click the link below for defy automaid manuals and instructions guide:
    http://www.defy.co.za/images/Manuals/BEKO_BOOK.pdf

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    Hi Des, just read your posting.Now when you turn on the machine you say that some lights light up and it starts to beep.These lights will be in a row of 8 lights.Starting from left to right which lights are lit when the machine is beeping?Is it he 3rd and 5th or the 2nd and 7th ---etc---?Please reply with additional information on the question and I can help you rectify the fault.Looking forward to your reply.

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    My defy automaid 600 does not drain the water. The pipes is not blocked.

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