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Error code 5d

The water is draining slowly and not completely and this code comes up 5d

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  • Anonymous Dec 29, 2007

    code 5d showed up. We waited for few minutes but nothing was happening. Then we pressed the Power button and the code stayed, but the washer ended the cycle. We powered it back on and started the new cycle and all was well after that.

  • Debbie13 Jan 27, 2008

    error code 5d. I've had the same problem with it not draining and having to turn it off and then back on to finish the cycle. What is the solution?

  • Abbasy Apr 14, 2008

    My machine showed error code "Sd" look like "5d": the machine drain well but does not spin, if I reset then select "Drain & Spin" cycle, the same error code appears again when it tries to spin but can not spin.

  • Anonymous May 09, 2008

    the clothes were still wet and the machine was unlocked but had the 5d code

  • arbonnefixya Mar 12, 2009

    whirlpool cabrio 5d error. will not drain or complete cycle. agggh!

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The error code is not 5 D it is "S" as in Sierra d. The letters stand for Slow Drain. I had this code and it was fixed in 5 minutes or less. Simply remove the bottom panel from the front of the washer. In the lower right hand corner, there is a tray to catch any items that may slip past the boot on the door seal. Slide this tray out and clean it. You will be amazed at what is in there...money, bobby pins, socks. Reassembe the washer and presto. Fixed.

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I had this same issue and all I could find was that it had something to do with suds and that it may not be draining correctly. I found that there was clothing in the tub section behind the metal screen. This caused my washer to try and run each direction but dever fully spun. 
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