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Error f1 flashes after just a few seconds of turning on the wash cycle. if i turn off power and try to start again it will somtimes start if not i turn off and try again sometimes it takes 3 or 4 times to actually start and complete the wash cycle

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The Whirlpool Cabrio and Kenmore Oasis (same machine) are infamous for this problem. Depending on the serial number you may be entitled to a new control board installed for free under a recall program. Call Whirlpool for eligibility. I had just had mine replaced last week for free and it runs fine now.

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We get a f1 code on oais model110.27062602. for about a year now we would push stop and then start when washer started beeping to contnue wash cycle. I read online that thier may be a recall on our model , so I called the product resolution center and found that our model was covered and they promptly ordered the part and set up a date for the repair technician to come and replace the control module. We were pleasantly surprised and relieved after reading about the diffulculty others were having getting sears to take care of this problem. I hpoe this will help someone too.
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Hello,

the video below explains how to replace the washers main control board.

http://www.appliancerepairlesson.com/2011/02/23/cabrio-bravos-oasis-f1-error-washer-repair/

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