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Overfilling Whirlpool cabrio washer

About every third load the washer keeps filling so it overflows, and is showing the "LF" code.

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Great! It may be the water level control switch. So, where is it and how do you check it or fix it or replace it?

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The "LF" is the code for long fill time. Best bet would be to check the water level control switch.

Posted on Jan 14, 2008

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Whirlpool LF code reset


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Hi Sherry,

The code definition for LF is a LONG Fill (F30). What does that mean is the next question? Here goes.

a. The fill hose may have a pinch or fold between the connections on the pressure in .
b. Are the hose screens plugged at the connections.
c. Is the water siphoning out of the drain hose ?
d. Is the water pressure at peak, check valve, filters before washer.

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I decided to go one step further and track down a printable and savable resource for you. Yes, all, the fault codes and what they mean.

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I did pretty good from memory but that link leads you to a printout you can keep right by your washer. Most of the occurrences are easy to fix without a technician. Hope this makes your day. Better. Fare. Well.


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What does whirlpool duet error code lf?


Lf or long fill could be a multitude of many. Is the water turned on, is the hoses kinked , the water inlet screen clogged, water lines crossed, bad or faulty water inlet valve, or faulty pressure switch.

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Code lf keeps popping up


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What is the lf code on the cabrio washer?


FL Flood Condition FL flashes if any overfill condition occurs. This condition occurs when excessive water in the tub causes the overfill switch to trip. The control must realize that the trip was due to an overfill condition instead of a suds lack condition in order for FL to be displayed

With an overfill condition, the beeper repeats a warning every 10 seconds with no time-out. The pump is cycled in drain mode for 30 seconds on, 30 seconds off until the overfill switch resets or power is discontinued to the unit.

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What does the code Lf mean?


LF Long Fill If the water fill time exceeds ten minutes, the water valves are turned off and LF is flashed.

Press STOP/CANCEL to clear the display.

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What do I need to do to fix the Lf code problem on my oasis washer?


Following is the LF troubleshooting response from the Whirlpool Cabrio
Service Manual. The Cabrio is the same as the Kenmore Oasis.

“LF” (Washer is taking too long to fill)
Check the following:
Are the water inlet hoses kinked or clogged?
Are the water inlet valve screens clear?
Are both water faucets turned on?
Is the drain hose sticking too far into the
standpipe (siphoning)?
Is the pressure transducer hose kinked or
dislodged?
Press PAUSE/CANCEL to clear display.


It takes a while to load but following is the manual in PDF format.

https://secured.whirlpool.com/Service/SrvTechAdm.nsf/2cd44500d572193285256a45004fd9d6/409753510a90c8be852571e90073421b/$FILE/8178583.pdf


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LF Long Fill
If the water fill time exceeds ten minutes, the water valves are turned off and LF is flashed.

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Washer has LF error?


Lf means Long Fill This error code is displayed if the control failed to save cycle information during a power failure. This does not generate an error code beep.

Press STOP/CANCEL to clear the display. Good luck

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Whirlpool Cabrio washer is leaking water


The problem happens when your installer throws away the drain hose u-bend, and stuffs the hose as far as it will go down the drain pipe. When this happens the end of the hose can get pushed under water, which causes the washer to siphon out the wash water when it fills. This results in an LF "Long Fill" error.
The solution is to get your installer to come back and install the washer properly.

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