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HOTPOINT AQUARIUS .WHA56G DOOR LOCK LIGHT KEPTS FLSHING / CHANGED DOOR SWITCH , STILL FLASHING

NEW DDOOR SWITCH

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Hello

You got 2 options to check

Door lock ok ? Yes
Then check door handle and it's catch of ok
Check wiring connectors and make sure no one
Played with the electronic board wiring
If all this is good then you got a defect
Electronic board which these days are very common because they are designed to be so cheap and to have a 2 years life span at most .
I suggest to my customers purchasing Korean or German units because they are more robust and nice design also alittle more exspensive .
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Make sure the wires r on right

Posted on Feb 22, 2015

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You have probably knocked of the connector or the catch (and on these it is very fragile as I have changed the catch 3 times on mine) is broken

Posted on Jan 22, 2009

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First of all try cleaning the filter inside the back as described by others if this does not work there is a filter in the top. how you clean this is quite easy. all you do is remove the top of the machine by undoing the 2 screws at the back then pull top top backwards when you have removed the top you well see a large metal casing on the left if you are looking from the the back of the machine the filter is in there to remove the casing you pull the small pipe off then undo 5 star headed screws then gently pull the casing off noteing that there is a large pipe at the front when you have remover the casing you will see the filter (the small pipe you removed at the start fits on this filter) clean the filter then put it all back together.

Posted on May 17, 2009

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SOURCE: How do I change the door boot seal on a Hotpoint Aquarius WMA31N?

Ok - I will answer my own problem seeing as though I have now fitted it!
1. remove door (2 screws)
2. There is a tensioned wire loop holding the front part of the boot seal in position. - prize off the plastic cap at the 11 o'clock position, all will become clear and you will be able to remove the wire loop.
3. Remove top of washing machine (2 allen screws behind caps at the front.
4. Remove soap dispenser draw and any screws holding the front control panel and top of the door.
5. Remove bottom front plinth (just pull it off) underneath are a couple of screws holding the front panel part of the machine, remove these.
6. Remove front of machine giving you access to the steel band which locks the other end of the boot seal in position. Slacken this band right back using a nut-spinner screwdriver. Pull off the old boot and clean the lip ready for fitting of the new boot.
7. Fit new boot seal using a squirt of washing up liquid as lubricant if needed (mine didn't) to reseat the seal.
8. Refit and tension steel band.
9. Re-assemble front panel, ease boot back into front lip position then refit wire loop using a suitable pair of pliers/molegrips to crimp the retaining plastic cap back in situ.

Posted on Nov 02, 2009

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SOURCE: The machine won't start as saying door isn't

1.the door may be worn at the point it presses the switch at 2.the door switch may be wired incorrectly 3.the door switch may be worn out and needs to be replaced

Posted on Mar 06, 2010

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SOURCE: Hotpoint Aquarius not completing finally spin and pumping out

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Posted on Jun 04, 2010

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