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Calypso Washer is not washing clothes or spinning; getting LF error message. Water is going into the machine but no washing action.

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Hi There
I'm Sending you the fault codes. Hope this helps you and get you in the right direction.

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. Thank you for writing to fix ya.
Best regards Richard

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