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You: hi i have a hotpoint wt640 washing machine the door wouldnt open and it said 2mins of program to run i drained the machine via the filter trap at the bottom and turned off the mains there was no

You: hi i have a hotpoint wt460 washing machine the door wouldnt open and it said 2mins of program to run i drained the machine via the filter trap at the bottom and turned off the mains there was no blockage in the trap and the pump was free spinning i took out that load and have tried to ron a program test but all the lights light up correctly but!!!! the door lock light does not ilumminate and the catch does not click but it does lock the door can you help regards Trevor

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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hi there,
i had similar problem . there is a blockage in the fllter , probably a small sock. the filter is at bottom right hand at front of machine .
turn anticlockwise to open.

regards
big eck

Posted on Jan 31, 2009

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It won't drain If your washer won't drain, check these:

It spins, but doesn't pump
It doesn't spin or pump
It pumps, but the water returns
It spins, but doesn't pump If your washer spins but doesn't pump the water out, the drain line is probably clogged. In many washers, a small sock or other piece of clothing can get between the clothes tub and the outer tub that holds the water. If the clothing gets between the tubs, it may then get into the drain hose that's attached to the pump--or even into the pump itself. If it's in the pump, you need to remove the hoses from the pump and pull the item out.

To remove the sock from the outer tub port, open the washer's main access panel and remove the large-diameter rubber hose that connects the pump to the bottom of the outer tub. Then, using needle-nose pliers, try to grab and remove the clothing through the port.

Sometimes you can't remove the stuck clothing from below. Then you have to remove the agitator, top of the outer drum shield, and inner clothes tub. This isn't easy to do--and you may need special tools--so you might be happier getting a qualified appliance repair technician to do the job.

If the drain line isn't plugged, the problem may be with your pump. Even if the pump appears to be turning, the internal impeller may be broken. If so, you need to replace the pump.

It doesn't spin or pump If your washer doesn't spin or pump water out but the motor is running, your washer probably has a frozen pump pulley. If so, you need to replace the pump. To check the pulley, remove the pump from the washer and try to rotate the pulley manually. If it doesn't turn freely--if it's frozen or stiff--replace it.

It pumps, but the water returns If the water that pumps out of the machine goes back into the machine after the spin cycle, your washer may be siphoning the water from a laundry tub that has a slow drain, back into the washer. The usual remedy for this is to improve the draining of the laundry tub. (Is something stuck in the drain?) Also, check for these problems:

  • If the drain hose reaches more than about 4 inches into the laundry tub, cut off the excess.


  • If your drain hose is lower than the washer's cabinet, install an air gap/siphon break assembly.


Posted on Mar 02, 2009

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SOURCE: Washing machine door wont open

well, Either clip on the door is faulty or its the door interlock in which the door locks into easily replaced by undoing the clip pullling back the door rubber and replacing ..

Posted on May 19, 2009

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SOURCE: Water doesn't drain

you could have a bad drain pump.
have you checked the hoses that come from the bottom of the tub to the drain pump for anything that might be stuck in there,also check the hose that comes off the drain pump to the wall and look for an obstruction.

Posted on Jan 31, 2010

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Keep trying to unscrew it, as it should come right out for cleaning. A little water will come out too so put a small tray under the machine first.

Look at my other solutions, as for DOOR light flashing.

Posted on Apr 04, 2010

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My machine is showing a message f 05 pls help


Hi.

F-05 indicates a draining problem. Disconnect power. Move the machine forward. Check the hose at the back of the machine. Try running a cycle with drain hose down in a bucket.
Check also the drain pump filter, most Hotpoint front loaders have the access door in front at the bottom. Open drain filter door, undo drain cap, collect water using a container. Disconnect power before starting.

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Hotpoint ultima wt640 am getting a flash code f-05 clothes still wet appears not to spin


Hi Error F5 means that the pressure switch is jammed on full. This may have happened due to blockage or obstruction in drain hose. To be sure check whether hose is plugged, if not then remove lower rear panel of the washer. Now you would be able to see drain pump and a large black hose on bottom of drum. Remove the hose from the pump; remember to keep a container near you to collect the water from the filter/pump. Remove and clean the drain filter connected with the pump and hose. Clean the pump and let it dry for a while. Now restart the washer after 2-5 minutes and your issue would be resolved. Please post back for further assistance. Hope this helps... Daniel

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Where is the filter on the machine


Hello,

Unplug the washing machine and turn off the water.

Open the small trap door next to the drain hose connection on the back of the washer to gain access to the filter.

Take care.

Jan 11, 2011 | Hotpoint WMA48 Front Load Washer

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My wt640 hotpoint washing machine wont spin and says f-05


F05 - Pressure switch jammed on full - Check pump for blackages. Also check the drain pipe 2 so that it can drain out. if you have checked for blockages and can not find any reset machine by switching off at plug for 5 mins then back on and try again hope this helps.

Sep 28, 2010 | Hotpoint WF645 Front Load Washer

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Hotpoint WT640 - it's flashing f-05. I emptied the machine and put on another wash and it says the same thing halfway through the cycle?


Hello,

F-05 normally relates to the pressure switch,which normally points to a blockage.Does the machine empty slowly if so I would check the drain pipe first and if that is ok then you need to look down at the drain pump which may have a blockage in the filter which is inside the sump pipe,this is the main hose from the base of the drum and goes to the pump.
Hope this helps.

Aug 09, 2010 | Hotpoint Washing Machines

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My Miele Touchtronic W1119 shows the error message Drain/Intake Fault. The intake and filters are fine. What's going on?There is no water standing in the drum. How can I reset this?


Hello Buvamo,
You may want to check the water valve and make sure it is all the way up where the intake line is.
The other area to check for water not draining is the lint trap. While the intake/drain fault is on the door will not open for the lint trap.
There is a release lever at the bottom of the machine (Orange in color) that is below and behind the trap door. Just pull down on the lever and that will open the trap door. You may want to put a towel under there as it will leak once the door is opened. inspect and clean the trap and try running cycle again

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Washing machine has f05 flashing on a hotpoint machine it wont pump out and cant get door open


Hi there,

The error F05 indicates that the pressure switch is jammed on full.

The only thing you can do your self is to check the filter is not blocked.
Remove lower rear panel of washer, locate and remove large black hose fatened to bottom of tub, watch out for water running out.
Remove and clean plastic filter inside hose.
Refit filter and hose, test for leaks.
If problem still persists, then could be faulty pressure switch or blockage in the pressure system.

Good Luck!!
Thanks

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A mouldy smell is often a sign of trapped residual water stagnating somewhere in the machine often just inside the door seal at the low point or in the filter.

Providing there is nothing like a old sock trapped in the pump or filter then there is not much you can do other than to dry the door seal and powder dispenser after use.



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Oct 22, 2008 | Hotpoint Aquarius WF000 Front Load Washer

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Water goes out within 2mins of starting a washing program


Is your drain hose higher then the bottom of the machine if not the water will just run out as it is filling. Please give more information if this does not help. Model etc.

Oct 08, 2008 | Hotpoint Washing Machines

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