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Fisher Paykel washer making loud whine/grind noise on spin-out

My fisher paykel washing machine in the past month has started making a very loud whining, kind of grinding noise when spinning out. This noise lasts about 30 to 45 seconds.Have had this machine about 4 years. is there a belt or bearing that could cause this? It still washes and completes cycles without interruption, however noise is quite loud and does not sound normal.

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SOURCE: fisher & paykel washing machine fault codes

try removing hte screws from the rear of console and within the console usually is a techsheet with an explanation of hall hte major faults

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Posted on Feb 06, 2009

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SOURCE: Fisher & Paykel GW612 Top Loading Washing

Hi there
That fault is the pump blocked error (no change in water level).
i have a quick and easy way to solve this problem.

first turn the machine off then tilt the machine back and lean it on something(a chair or wall), look underneath, in the top right hand corner of the plastic outer boul you will see a small pump motor it has a fan on it spin this fan and if it is hard to turn that means there is somthing stuck in the drain pump keep turning the fan and try to free whatever is stuck in the pump, then try the machine on spin again all goin well the object in the pump should come out with the drain water(doing this will not harm the machine) if the object is still stuck you will need to get the water out of the machine (bailing or siphioning will work) and tilt the machine back again and take the wires off the pump and there should be a white tab on the boul holding the pump on pull this tab and twist the pump anticlockwise about a quarter turn(you will need a few towels or a boul or bucket to catch the water) and it should come off exposing the blockage.
Hope this solves your Problem.

Nick

Posted on Aug 03, 2009

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Unplug the machine have someone tilt the machine back and look under the machine for a little fan on a motor give it a turn to see if it spins it might just be sticky or it may need replacing.

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SOURCE: what is error code 136 on a fisher & paykel IW...

136 fault is 'motor stall'...Quite often this is a broken wire to the motor. However it could also be a Motor fault, or Rotary Position Sensor problem. Water damage can cause this fault as well. After a visual check for broken wires or water damage, and if your machine is in good condition, you should consider a tech....Good luck...Nomess

Posted on May 24, 2010

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