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Service code 49

Love the dryer, the washer not so much. My original washer was replaced less than 9 mos aft purchase due to computer board blown this was after 4 or 5 random service calls. I turned washer on yesterday it started to fill with water then displayed call for service code 49

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HI, Just read your posting and my manual tells me that fault code 49 is a cold water valve fault.Now that means your cold water valve is open circuit or a wire to it is broken or the last thing it could be is your computer board is faulty.Try hot water fill only and see if it fills.Then try cold.do you have an electrical test meter ?if you do, i can guide you throe step by step to find the exact cause.hope this helps please reply for further help.

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