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E20 message My washer dryer keeps stoppping in the drying cycle, beeping and displaying an E20 message. If I restart the cycle it'll go for a while and then stop again with the same message. This only happens with the dryer though, not on any of the washing cycles.

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  • Anonymous Feb 16, 2008

    E20 message, pump replaced, mother board replaced, two other parts replaced, technician now suggests rewiring.

  • Digger07 Apr 14, 2008

    same problem as above. Checked filter, pump and waste pipe. Is there anyhting else I can do?

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Hi Helenw,
The error message E20, simply means the filter plastic cage which is located behind the trap door bottom right side of the machine is full and needs to be cleaned out.
All the fibres and lint gets trapped in here and prevents the waste water from escaping, hence Error code E20.

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David

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I HAD SAME PROBLEM. YOU NEED TO TAKE OUT THE PLASTIC CONDENSOR CONTAINER AND CLEAN IT OUT ! ITS LOCATED ON THE SIDE OF THE MACHINE. YOU MUST TAKE SIDE PANEL OFF TO GET IN AT IT

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The E20 error message indicates that water not draining out the machine. In most cases the reason for it is a blocked pump.Remove the pump from the machine and check where do you have this clogged, inside the pump or in one of the pipes connected to it. Good luck

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