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My Washer won't drain...? We have a Kenmore Elite HE3 about 5 years old at 2 minutes left of washing time it beeps and beeps and beeps. Say F 2 in the red letters so I stop it all and turn on the 11 minute spin and drain. Sometimes it takes 6-8 times before it will drain. Any thoughts? Julie soggy McKesson

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  • ruggs Feb 16, 2009

    How do I get the bottom panel off?

  • kim1102 Feb 17, 2009

    My Kenmore ELite HE3t gets to the drain rinse and drain cycle and stops with an F02 troubleshooting code. According to the manual, this might indicate a clogged pump. How do I remove the bottom panel, it doesn't seem to want to pop off with a good tug.

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My sister-in-law just had this issue. They took the bottom plate off the washer and found socks. So maybe there is something clogged inside that it hindering the water from draining out of your machiene too.

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Remove bottom panel and ckd pump for objectswatch for flood when you remove acess plug

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Our Kenmore is washer is giving an F02 code and it is beeping it's a HE4 Elite and we've had it for 5 years.


"F02" is a Long Drain error. If the drain time exceeds 8 minutes this error code will be displayed. In addition, a "SUDS" error may also be generated as a secondary error. This is an indication of a drain pump problem and/or clog in the drain line. You will need to check the following:

1. Check the drain hose to make sure it is not kinked or clogged.
2. Check the electrical connections to the pump and ensure the pump is running.
3. Remove the drain pump filter and check for foreign objects and/or debris.

To check the drain pump, click on the following link for step-by-step instructions.


http://www.fixya.com/support/r385844-checking_drain_pump_kenmore_elite_front

If the above procedures do not correct the problem, it is recommended by the manufacturer to replace the drain pump


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1 Beep/E10--Error: Water doesn't enter Cause: Water supply problem, Check kinks and faucets
1 Beep/E10--Error: Water leaks Cause: Water connections loose,household drain clog,oversudsing. Correct problems.
1 Beep/E10--Error: Dispenser drawer is open Cause: Washer will not operate if drawer is open.
2 Beeps/E20--Error: Water dosen't drain. Cause: Drain is kinked or household clog. Correct.
3 Beeps/E30--Error: Drum overfilled. Cause: Inlet valve,pressure switch or control board failure.Select drain/spin to remove water. Restart.
4 Beeps/E40--Error: Door is open. Cause: Washer will not operate if door is open. Close door.
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7 Beeps/E70--Error: Cold water doesn't enter. Cause: Hoses crossed,faucet problem.
15 Beeps/EF0--Error: Oversudsing. Cause: Too much detergent,or improper detergent for machine.
15 Beeps/EF0--Error: Hot water doesn't enter. Cause: Hoses crossed,faucet problem.


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1 Beep/E10--Error: Water leaks Cause: Water connections loose,household drain clog,oversudsing. Correct problems.
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5 Beeps/E50--Error: Motor is overheated. Cause: Wait 30 minutes to cool down. Restart.
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15 Beeps/EF0--Error: Oversudsing. Cause: Too much detergent,or improper detergent for machine.
15 Beeps/EF0--Error: Hot water doesn't enter. Cause: Hoses crossed,faucet problem.


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15 Beeps/EF0--Error: Hot water doesn't enter. Cause: Hoses crossed,faucet problem.


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