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Firstly, washing machine would not finish cycle and door would not open. Now apart from door not opening machine won't even start cycle. I've got power but no operation. I have to use the lever where the lint filter is to open the door.

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  • jed87272 Sep 05, 2009

    this has not fixed the problem so I will be buying a new timer module thanks for your help

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HI. this is a control fault that is causing this unfortunate interruption. It is possible to restore the normal program by unplugging, or shutting off the appropriate breaker switch for 5 minutes. this is called a (Hard Reset). This procedure will drain all power from the control sector, in return, resetting the chip set. Once the 5 minutes are up, simply restore power to the affected unit, and try to run a cycle once more.

If this reset procedure dose not procedure positive results, thsi will confirm that the control sector(control board/Timer module), is damaged, and it must be replaced.

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