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Kenmore elite error codes

I have a Kenmore Elite Oasis HE, Canyon, Model No. 110.2708 Machine gets to spin cycle and then I get the UL code. I open the washer and rearrange the clothes, but to no avail. I have even tried 1 sheet or 1 towel or a very light load....same thing. Tried ensuring its level...seems to be, but still does the same thing. Do you know what size wrench I need to ensure the lock nut is tight against the washer?

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There is a tech sheet inside the control panel o r in the owners manual that will give you the instructions on running the diagnostic program. Run the diagnostic program and it will tell you what the problem is and what tests are needed to accurately diagnose and fix the problem.This is unbalanced load code... many similar models were recalled by LG (LG manufactured this unit for Sears) due to a programming issue that interfered with normal operation... this may be the case for yours... Post your diagnostic results... if tech diagnostic sheet is not available then google it with your model number and download the instruction sheet or call lg and they will do a diagnostic test over the phone and or walk you th rough the process... its very simple. Take care

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SOURCE: Kenmore elite mod.110.27032600. Always get error UL

It appears your load balance sensor has failed in this instance.

For replacement parts - head on over to PartSelect.com or RepairClinic.com and enter in your full model number for a full parts listing.
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FixYa has no affiliation with either site - I have been using and recommending them for years - trouble free.

PartSelect has a great schematic database for locating the part on your unit and great "testimonials" for each part that often times includes HOW-TO information.
RepairClinic has pictures of each part they sell and also a great how-to and troubleshooting for basic repairs.


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.


Anything too complicated or beyond your scope should be handled by a professional.

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Posted on Sep 23, 2010

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SOURCE: Kenmore Elite Oasis HE 27072. Keep getting UL

Check the Vibration damper rods to be sure that...
1. They are there and mount is solid.
2. If they are broken in 1/2.
3. The plastic knuckle mounts are not missing/broken.
4. There is oil in the shock absorber/spring section of the rods.

Also - there are suspension springs on the bottom of the tub that could be broken and/or missing.

Replace/repair as necessary.

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Posted on Sep 26, 2010

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It appears your load balance sensor has failed in this instance.

For replacement parts - head on over to PartSelect.com or RepairClinic.com and enter in your full model number for a full parts listing.
I recommend both sites because ...


FixYa has no affiliation with either site - I have been using and recommending them for years - trouble free.

PartSelect has a great schematic database for locating the part on your unit and great "testimonials" for each part that often times includes HOW-TO information.
RepairClinic has pictures of each part they sell and also a great how-to and troubleshooting for basic repairs.


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.


Anything too complicated or beyond your scope should be handled by a professional.

If you think you want to tackle the repair - and have gotten stuck on a step - reply to your question and I will be glad to help you out.




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Posted on Sep 30, 2010

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SOURCE: I have a Kenmore Elite

You can try to clear the Error Codes;

  • Unplug the washer for 1 to 2 minutes.
  • Disconnect the U.I. (touch pad).
  • Plug the washer back in for 1 to 2 minutes.
  • Unplug the washer.
  • Plug the U.I. back in and then plug the washer back in. Codes should then be cleared
  • if that doesn't work that indicates a problem with the software in the machines control board replace board with this part number 26-110-8564393R and this should resolve the problem part cost about 114.16 if you like go sears parts direct .com or call parts directly at 800-573-6456

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