Question about Frigidaire FTF530FS Front Load Washer
This is usually caused by the door switch. These are fairly inexpensive and very easy to replace. First unplug your machine. To check you will need to remove the wire ring that holds the front door seal to the front panel. To do this go to the six o’clock position and you will see the spring of the wire clamp, grab this with a pair of needle nose pliers. Grab it right where it connects to the wire part of the clamp and pull it parallel to the front panel. This will stretch the spring so it can be pulled over the flange. Next carefully peal the door seal off of the flange. You do this with a sort of rolling motion towards the opening in the door. Next remove the screws that hold the door switch in place. Make sure you have one hand supporting the switch assembly while removing the screws. Now pull the whole assembly out the opening. Mark wires if you need to and then remove the wires. Now connect your ohmmeter to the 2 wire on the bottom you should have a reading of 1500 ohms no less than 1400ohms. If it is below the 1400 or more than 1700 replace the switch. To reassemble reverse the order of disassembly. Making sure the little arrow on the door seal lines uo with the mark on the front panel. The spring can be a little trick to get back on but grab in same position as removal and use the other hand to push it over and around the seal. Here is a tutorial to walk you thru http://appliancehelponline.com/washerdoorswitch.html . If it is within this range the main control board is at fault. Not inexpensive. You can enter your model # at www.appliancehelponline.com to view diagrams and illustrations of your specific model. All parts come with installation instructions. Not all models are available.
Posted on Jun 04, 2010
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Hello rickclancyar - Is the washer make a humming noise? If so either the drainage hose or pump is clogged and needs to be clean. If not, then the unit could possibly be experiencing an issue with the control board, wiring failure, faulty pump, timer, or door lock assembly. Consult a professional for an accurate diagnosis and to assist with the repairs.
Feb 11, 2013 | Frigidaire FTF530FS Front Load Washer
Apr 27, 2012 | Kenmore Washing Machines
Dec 09, 2011 | Maytag Washing Machines
May 31, 2011 | Frigidaire FTF530FS Front Load Washer
Aug 03, 2010 | Washing Machines
Oct 13, 2009 | Frigidaire FTF530FS Front Load Washer
Jun 19, 2009 | Frigidaire ATF6000ES Front Load Washer
Feb 08, 2009 | Frigidaire FWS833A Top Load Washer
Jun 07, 2014 | Frigidaire FTF530FS Front Load Washer
897 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: