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Zanussi FJR1454W Hi. Machine starts to work ok on selected programme but after a few minutes it cuts straight to 3 minutes remaining, the 'spin' led comes on (though it doesn't spin) it just pumps out then stops. The heater is fine, the brushes are not worn out, the pressure chamber and tubes are clear. I have gently tapped the connection harness between display board and module but it doesn't seem to be sensitive.Any help would be greatly appreciated.Cheers Bob

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    I don't know how you knew but your diagnosis was absolutely correct! Thanks a lot, top man!!!

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    was working fine then fan broke, put in a new one and worked ok at first then after starting a few time the fan doesn't start up which stop the motor working, put in a new capasitor but still the same problem.

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