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F11 Code The F11 code keeps appearing when my washer is going through it's cycle. Most of the time it happens near the end. Just wondering what to do it's driving me crazy!!

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Re: F11 Code

Plug off the wall. Shaking & vibration of your washer causes circuit board connections to become loose; due to faulty manufacture. Remove the 3 or 4 screws from the back & take off the top cover to secure the connections, make sure they are tight. This applies for the F11 & F dl codes. Dont forget to rate me &, merry xmas!

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