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Same I have the same problem. found on another forum that it may be due to worn motor bushes. Will check and report back

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  • neilhitchman Sep 30, 2009

    My machine (Whirlpool AWM8413 washing machine)has suddenly stopped working. All lights are on and the machine commences a cycle, however as soon as it does you can hear clicking from the control unit area (top right of machine) and about 10-20 seconds in the cycle stops and the door open light starts to flash although the door is in fact still locked.
    A couple of people have had the same problem with no solution posted. If you have one would be much appreciated.

  • neilhitchman Oct 05, 2009

    The problem I had with washing machine Whirlpool awm8143 (door open light coming on a few seconds into wash cycle and not completing) was actually due to worn brushes and not the CCU cumputer you suggested. Replaced brushes and all works fine. Thanks for your input.

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    same as what??



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This problem is caused by the CCU, that is the central control board which is a small computer that controls the functions of the washer.

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