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What does F 20 error code mean?

I have a whirlpool duet that keep giving me an F20 error code on the display. What is that?
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"F20" is a No Water Detect error code. This could be in indication of a failed water inlet valve, kinked or clogged inlet hoses, flowmeter problem, clogged drain pump, or a siphoning issue. This can be a tricky error to troubleshoot. The following link explains:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3608632-f20_error_code


For a full explanation of all the error codes, each one of these appliances comes with a technical data sheet inside.

To access, you will need to remove the lower toe panel under the door. The access screws are located under the bottom front edge of the panel. You may have to prop the two front feet of the washer up for better access ( a 2x4 works well for this). With the screws removed, the panel should drop down, then come off. If the tech sheet isn't directly behind the panel, it will be affixed to one of the interior cabinet walls.

The tech sheet lists all error code definitions, troubleshooting data, diagnostics procedures and wiring diagrams. I mention the tech sheet because you may need it to troubleshoot this particular error code.


Read through the information provided and post back if you have questions. I hope you find this information helpful.

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Thats a code indicationg a bad control panel.

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Before doing any of these fixes first ask yourself if you have over loaded the machine. Too many Bulky - heavy items will cause this same message.
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Have a look at this forum - several tests must be perform to clearly identify where does problem comes from :.
http://www.applianceblog.com/mainforums/whirlpool-kitchenaid/10201-fixed-whirlpool-duet-sport-f-20-error-code.html

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