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Error code my serial number ends in gv 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. Still need a solution for this problem? Try our Premium Assistance plan Solution #1 posted on Jan 30, 2008 tech17 Rank: Guru Rating: 86%, 356 votes 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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  • spatera Jan 30, 2008

    I've already sent Maytag the info which looks like they're sending me a ground fault adaptor. The only thing is I already have a problem and I'm past the adaptor. Is my problem the thermister of has it effected the circuit board. I have a new board on the way but don't want to hook it up if I still have a problem. How do you pull the front of the machine off to inspect this sensor.

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Ok your on the recall list go to http://www.washerrecall.com and dont use the washer did you get the door open

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  • robert samples Jan 30, 2008

    if your wanting to look at the controls take the top panel off if you want to get to the thermister ill tell you what just send me an e mail at b4829@yahoo.com subject maytag 8700

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WAIT 5 SECONDS.

PRESS AND HOLD THE START AND PAUSE/CANCEL BUTTONS SIMULTANEOUSLY.

ALL LED'S WILL GO BLANK AND AFTER A FEW SECONDS THE CONTROL WILL SIGNAL THE STORED CODE USING AUDIBLE BEEPS AND BLINKING LED'S. THE CONTROL WILL REPEATEDLY SIGNAL THE CODE, AS LONG AS THE START AND PAUSE/CANCEL BUTTONS ARE PRESSED. A TWO-SECOND PAUSE BETWEEN REPEATS AFFORDS YOU THE ABILITY TO MAKE ACCURATE COUNTS TO IDENTIFY THE CORRECT ERROR CODES.


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* FOLLOW ALL PREVIOUS STEPS BUT INSTEAD OF PRESSING START AND PAUSE/CANCEL BUTTONS, PRESS AND HOLD OPTIONS AND PAUSE/CANCEL BUTTONS."


*THE CONTROL WILL PAUSE FOR 2 SECONDS, THEN REPEAT THE CODE AS LONG AS THE TWO BUTTONS ARE PRESSED AND HELD."


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