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Whirlpool 6th sense awm8163 programes never stops now cannot get it to work at all

1st problem indicated a draining fault cleared all filters pipes pump etc.. drained the machine set it to a wash and it washed away for 1/12 on a 35 min cycle. never switching to a rinse or spin, could this be a programe fault? as now i cannot get any programe to work, on a drain it just pumps away until it then dsplays a draining fault "P F" but the machine has drained please help!

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  • ark01 Feb 08, 2008

    Yes, I have exactly the same problem. It took 3 hours the other nigth to do a cycle, after I've drained, spun, spun again etc...

    Help please.....

    The code P and F appears but seems to be an intermitant fault?

  • Anonymous Mar 05, 2008

    I have whirlpool AWM8121.

    Set to a wash and it washed away on 35min cycle, after rinsed - the appliance will not start and lamp is flashing never switching to Spin/Drain

    please help!

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    Stops and won't drain or spin.
    Not on rinse hold.Filter and drain pipe all clear

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The pump is at the lower left of the front of the machine covered by a white plate. Use a bowl to catch any remaining water when opening the screw thread inside and then clean and replace. If it is truely beyond repair then a new filter pump can be bought from ebay for £3 or thereabouts.

I have just drained mine manually in this way and am going to run it empty with soda crystals to glean a few more days use whilst the new pump arrives.

Good luck :)

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I have fp light up on my system and it wont finish its cycle also wont drain

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Hi,

i have a whirlpool 6th sense washing machine, it has come up with a red light saying clean pump, does anyone know where the pump is please, ive lost my handbook!!

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jackie

Posted on Mar 14, 2008

All you can do is see if there is a reset method for your machie.ie by pressing a combination of buttons supplier gives or if not, the board will have to be replaced.

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