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KFL1600 - stops with Error 7.

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I have Kleenmaid Wachine Machine front loader model KFL1600. It's been working for a couple of years OK but now it stops every wash with Error7. Manual said that Error 7 maybe related to outlet hose - but I checked it few times, - looks nothing wrong with it. I regulary clean a filter. Every wash it stops with error 7 and if you press a button to continue - it might (ot might not) go further for a while and stops again. We cannot wash our clothes at all at the moment - as 1 wash may take up to few days for us (family of 5 people). And you cannot get clothes out of it too as the door is shut as the cycle is not finished. Do not know what to do.
My phone (home) is in Melbourne - 955358212 and email alexlik@optusnet.com.au

Thank you
Alex Likhovetsky

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If you unplug the machine when it stalls, that should reset the controller to allow release of the door. Does the pump run when it is supposed to? If ok, check the drain coupling at the bottom of the outer tub. If you pull the drain hose loose at the tub, water should run out (if water is in it). If not, there may be a stray sock or similar that is blocking the drain opening. Hopefully, there may be an access plate nearby that allows cleaning of the port. Otherwise, the machine will need to be torn down completely to access the port. (BIG job!) If you lay the drain hose down at floor level, an open drain system will allow gravity draining of the machine which would point to a defective or inoperative pump.

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