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How to replace heating element in a Siemens XLM 1200 washing machine

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SOURCE: Heating element Zanussi washing machine

remove the back, the element is at the bottom of the drum tis maybe a split cabinet, where the lid comes off the it splits down the middle like cracking an egg, loads of screws, hard to describe, also 2 at bottom at the side in the middle, behind 2 plastic lugs, when removed the back half of the cabinet comes away, not an easy job until you have seen it done if you really are stuck try and send me an e mail address and i will send you a drawing, then you will see its easy, i am an engineer of 20 years and done loads, its easy job to do once you know how to split the cabinet

Posted on Oct 07, 2007

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SOURCE: My Siemens XLM 1200 keeps

I hae a siemens XLM 1200. The clothes are not smelling clean, they smell of stale water.

Posted on Sep 14, 2008

SOURCE: SIEMENS XLM 1600 (WXLM166AGB) MACHINE

If water is being dispensed from both sides of the detergent tray, dismantle washing machine and remove top plate of the detergent tray and clean thoroughly. Water overflows from both sides during the rinse cycle to add softener to the rinse. On our washing machine it was blocked. During the service it was changed but can be washed out to solve problem.

Posted on Sep 15, 2008

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SOURCE: SIEMENS XLM 1600 WON'T GO INTO SPIN CYCLE

Dear customer,
                     When the spin cycle doesnt occur the most recommended steps are 

  1. Test the lid switch
  2. Test the timer control
  3. Test the centrifugal switch
  4. Test the water level switch
  5. Inspect the motor coupler
  6. Inspect the drive belt (belt drive only)
  7. Inspect under the washer for soot (clutch)
  8. Test the motor
  9. Inspect the pulley
  10. Test the transmission.

  You can click on the highlighted words to get details abt the checking procedure.. 

Plz rate this solution.. thank you.. 

Posted on Apr 09, 2009

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SOURCE: siemens xlm 1600 leaving scum

Had the same problem with our Siemens XLm1600. The problem is that you are using washing LIQUID.

Change to a powder (particularly a biological one) and you'll be ok...

Posted on Jul 14, 2009

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Siemens washing machine displays error f-02


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perhaps a temp sensor HTC
etc


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this is caused because the machine did not get too the preset temp ...

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Siemens xlm 1400 will not rinse clothes, it makes noise but the drum will not rotate eventhough it will turn by hand.


your motors drive brushes need replaced

so look to use the model number in EBAY

http://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=p2050601.m570.l1313.TR0.TRC0.H0.Xxlm+1400+brushes.TRS0&_nkw=xlm+1400+brushes&_sacat=0

i used the search string
'xlm 1400 brushes'
and they are quite easy to replace..

it may do a whole wash cycle and count down etc just wont spin or move the drum with heavy water laden clothes

goes eeeeeeeheheeheh but no drum rotate

so
you can drain the machine only
lay the machine down with the soap drawer away from the ground
then it wont leak
two screws and one power clip removes the brushes
from the main motor {the one with the belt that drives the drum}
their are two brushes one each side
so 4 screws
and replace both ..
so...

good times

let us know the size of the brushes left

they should be like new 2.5" - 3" long
if they are less then 1.5" replace them

this is the issue

the main advice is not to use it just now
till you check the motor brushes

as this type of fault can further damage the motor

so .. dont use it till you check / replace the brushes as the intermittent contacting will damage the motors stator {the bit the brushes make contact with}

Aug 19, 2014 | Siemens Washing Machines

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Washing machine not filling up with much water


it could be the water valve is faulty. that would cause the fault.

Jun 17, 2013 | Siemens Washing Machines

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Cold Fill Siemens Does Not Get Hot


yes this could be the heating element or thermostat

May 29, 2013 | Amana ALW880WH Top Load Washer

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SIEMENS XLM 1600 WON'T GO INTO SPIN CYCLE


Dear customer,
                     When the spin cycle doesnt occur the most recommended steps are 
  1. Test the lid switch
  2. Test the timer control
  3. Test the centrifugal switch
  4. Test the water level switch
  5. Inspect the motor coupler
  6. Inspect the drive belt (belt drive only)
  7. Inspect under the washer for soot (clutch)
  8. Test the motor
  9. Inspect the pulley
  10. Test the transmission.

  You can click on the highlighted words to get details abt the checking procedure.. 

Plz rate this solution.. thank you.. 

Apr 09, 2009 | Siemens Washing Machines

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SIEMENS XLM 1600 (WXLM166AGB) MACHINE WILL NOT TAKE IN SOFTENER FROM DETERGENT TRAY


If water is being dispensed from both sides of the detergent tray, dismantle washing machine and remove top plate of the detergent tray and clean thoroughly. Water overflows from both sides during the rinse cycle to add softener to the rinse. On our washing machine it was blocked. During the service it was changed but can be washed out to solve problem.

Aug 28, 2008 | Washing Machines

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Dryer does not heat


I don't know this machine, but I know Malber single tub machines well and this problem in the Malber machines is alost always due to a worn out heating element, similar to the heating element in an electric oven or electric stovetop range. If you have had the machine for at least several years, and noticed that the dryer was becoming less effective, then I bet it's the heating element which needs to be replaced.

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Siemens xlm 1600 leaving scum type marks on washing


Had the same problem with our Siemens XLm1600. The problem is that you are using washing LIQUID.

Change to a powder (particularly a biological one) and you'll be ok...

May 10, 2008 | Washing Machines

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