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LG TROMM displays LE

I am renting a house and the washer, an LG TROMM WM2277HW is displaying "LE" where the timer is. I have been cleaning the lint screen and it seemed to work but I just cleaned it a couple of times but it still is not working. Do you have any suggestion that I can do to get the washer working? Can you tell me what the "LE" means? I do not have the manual so I can not look up what is going on with this washer. Thanks.

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LE stands for Load Error,
First try unplugging the machine for a few minutes and then retry a cycle. If you still get the LE error:

The Hall sensor (part number 6501KW2001A) has failed. The hall sensor is rather easy to replace, and is covered by a seven year part warranty (in the US). Take the back cover off. Take the big nut off and remove the motor rotor. Remove the bolts holding the motor windings. Remove the electric plug on the sensor and unclip it from the motor winding. Snap new sensor on and reassemble. Usually takes under a half hour. On a difficulty scale of 1 - 10, it might rate a 4. This should be a Fix-Ya for your machine, and at basically no cost!
In the US, find a service provider using your zip code at http://us.lgservice.com/index_b2c.jsp or call LG at 800-243-0000

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