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My smart drive 051 won't start. All the buttons and lights seem to be in order. The lid microswitch seems to be OK.

I pressed the temp-up and power buttons as per one of your posts and got warm/medium level/fast spin lights on, but I do not know what that means. In the past, I've removed the control panel and jiggled the connections and it's always started, but not this time.

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SOURCE: Fisher Paykel Smart Drive 051

Peace Friend,
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With an error code the only way to find and to repair this is,

First unplug the washer and wait a few minutes then restart it like rebooting your computer when its acting strange!
If it corrects the problem GREAT!!! WE WIN!

If not only a trained laundry tech can make the electronic diagnoses.
Like we used to be able to fix my own cars, but not today they need diagnostic equipment!
Below I referred you to a great service nation wide!

If none of these tasks remedy the heat problem then here is a good company that's found nation wide.
A&E Factory Service
A&E has schedulers available to take appointments 24/7
And they do warranty work too, for most manufactures!
1(800) 905-9505

You will be fine
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Posted on Aug 31, 2008

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Hi Des, just read your posting.Now when you turn on the machine you say that some lights light up and it starts to beep.These lights will be in a row of 8 lights.Starting from left to right which lights are lit when the machine is beeping?Is it he 3rd and 5th or the 2nd and 7th ---etc---?Please reply with additional information on the question and I can help you rectify the fault.Looking forward to your reply.

Posted on Aug 18, 2010

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SOURCE: Fysher and Paykel smart drive 051. takes ages to

Hi just read your posting.Now what water temp have you selected for wash?Is it cold, warm, or hot?Sounds like a water flow problem to me.The water valves on your model of machine sometimes sound like they are filling correctly but they only let a little bit of water in.How long does it take to fill your machine and start agitating when you have selected low water level?Please reply with additional information and I am sure I can help you rectify this fault.Looking forward to your reply.

Posted on Aug 18, 2010

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Peace Friend,
ngfam1 At your service!

With an error code the only way to find and to repair this is,

First unplug the washer and wait a few minutes then restart it like rebooting your computer when its acting strange!
If it corrects the problem GREAT!!! WE WIN!

If not only a trained laundry tech can make the electronic diagnoses.
Like we used to be able to fix my own cars, but not today they need diagnostic equipment!
Below I referred you to a great service nation wide!

If none of these tasks remedy the heat problem then here is a good company that's found nation wide.
A&E Factory Service
A&E has schedulers available to take appointments 24/7
And they do warranty work too, for most manufactures!
1(800) 905-9505

You will be fine
Bless You ngafm1
PLEASE GIVE ME A GOOD RATING BEFORE YOU SIGN OF

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