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The washer flashed fh the door locked and it is trying to pump water out and no water is going in we just moved in to a new house and the water pressure is really hi my e mail is carrycarryl@aim.com

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Thanks for using FixYa. Error code F/H means no water was detected entering machine or Pressure switch trip not detected. If after 30 seconds the control does not detect water entering machine and then valves will be turned off and the error code will be displayed. It can also happen if the control has turned the water valves on and after 8 minutes the flow meter has detected 10.5 gallons of water passing through it, but has not detected the pressure switch trip, the valves will be turned off and the error code will flash. You'll need to Press PAUSE/CANCEL twice to clear the display and then check:

  1. If there is no water in the unit:
  2. Make sure that both valves at the water source(s) are turned on all the way.
  3. Check for plugged or kinked inlet hoses or plugged screens in the inlet valves
  4. Verify inlet valve operation
  5. If there is water in the unit:
  6. Verify Drain pump operation
  7. Pressure Switch Hose is in good condition and properly connected to Tub and Pressure switch
  8. Verify there is not a siphon problem
  9. Verify wire harness connections to; Inlet Valves, Pressure Switch, Drain Pump, Flow Meter and Central Control Unit (CCU)
  10. Check all hoses for possible leaks
  11. Verify pressure switch operation
  12. Verify flow meter operation
  13. Verify CCU operation

Please do rate the solution if the issue is resolved or else revert for further assistance.


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