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Machine beeps but won't start

After running a load or two of laundry, my control panel becomes unresponsive when trying to start another load. It goes "beep beep beep" when I press start or any other button on the panel. Unplugging used to work however does not now. I have read some entries where folks suggested running a diagnostic on the panel. How is that accomplished?

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  • DeeDee5 Oct 03, 2007

    The door is closed and the panel does not show any error codes.

  • DeeDee5 Oct 03, 2007

    The only number we received was 15. Thanks for your help so far!

  • DeeDee5 Oct 03, 2007

    Thanks much. Wonder if that is covered under the year 3-5 warranty that covers electronic control.



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Does it say do in the display as if the door is open??

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    joey shearer Oct 03, 2007

    hold down delicates and heavy soil for 3 secs

    machine displays 0

    press presoak

    will display d

    use the wash/rinse temp arrows to scroll through the codes there will be lots some unimportant others more important write them all down

    I will continue with this great advise for a solved rating

  • joey  shearer
    joey shearer Oct 03, 2007

    Ok this makes a lot of sense Code 15 means the computer sees on of the touchpad keys is stuck so you most likely need a new comsole/membrane assembly.

    OK! No more advice till i get a solved for this one!lol

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    joey shearer Oct 04, 2007

    Heres the Membrane Pad Check Routine
    hold down delicates and heavy soil for 3 secs

    machine displays 0

    press wrinkle free

    now all the leds turn off -- maybe one will be on if its shorted

    each button can be toggled on/off one may not respond

    try this let me know what you find

    part #22003238 Will send you one for $174.99

  • joey  shearer
    joey shearer Oct 04, 2007

    Not covered by factory warranty - the computer only



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