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Fisher & paykel top load washing machine will not power up

I press power button, nothing. I unplug the washer and plug back in and the lights on circuit board come on and go and off and the electronic notes cycle like normal but then nothing. I have checked input power and it is good. This has happened before and leaving it unplugged for a while worked but not this time. It is an ecosmart.

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  • coco1714 May 23, 2009

    I found the problem. The P/B was not lining up with the button on the circuit board. I used my meter lead and started the washer. How do I keep this from happening in the future?

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It sounds like you need to re programme the machine.
With the machine plugged into the wall and turned on and the headset turned off this is what you do.
Push and hold down the start button, while doing that you need to then push and hold down the power button.
Hold them down for about 5 seconds, during which time you may a series of up to 3 beeps.
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Hi there
That fault is the pump blocked error (no change in water level).
i have a quick and easy way to solve this problem.

first turn the machine off then tilt the machine back and lean it on something(a chair or wall), look underneath, in the top right hand corner of the plastic outer boul you will see a small pump motor it has a fan on it spin this fan and if it is hard to turn that means there is somthing stuck in the drain pump keep turning the fan and try to free whatever is stuck in the pump, then try the machine on spin again all goin well the object in the pump should come out with the drain water(doing this will not harm the machine) if the object is still stuck you will need to get the water out of the machine (bailing or siphioning will work) and tilt the machine back again and take the wires off the pump and there should be a white tab on the boul holding the pump on pull this tab and twist the pump anticlockwise about a quarter turn(you will need a few towels or a boul or bucket to catch the water) and it should come off exposing the blockage.
Hope this solves your Problem.

Nick

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