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Strange code Whenever I press either the power or dial to power up the machine it lights up then in about 5 seconds I get a code that looks like an upside down F and a E. If I push the dial twice it will start to fill then code out. I've unplugged it and nothing helps.

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Re: strange code

The code is for a bad thermister on the washers heater its located at the bottom of the outer tub on the left hand side facing the washer if you have a serial number ending in ga througx or ja through jn then reply to me

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