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  • trombone58 Sep 22, 2008

    I keep reeceiving "ddo" code on my GLT 2940FS1 washer. The washer does not operate. Help.

  • damamma530 Sep 28, 2008

    DDO, we found out on our own, stends for dispenser drawer open. I know, yours is probably fully closed and it's still putting up the error code, ours did too. What we learned was that there is a magnet that goes somewhere up there but probably fell out. We never found ours!!!! But, what my husband DID do was take a magnet and kept moving it around(with the drawer opened) until the washer started, apparently, that's where the missing magnet belonged. He taped it in there with some electrical tape and now it works like a charm. On ours, the "magic spot" is on the right hand side of the drawer up towards the front...that's where we taped the magnet. When the drawer closes, I guess it lines up with the sensor or whatever. Hopefully this helps you! I know how frustrating that can be!

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I am having a DDO error on my washer,
what does that mean

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Need that magnet!

The magnet slips neatly in the white section of the drawer, on the right side, behind the trim.

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Error code DDo ON A FRIDGEDAIRE FRONT LOAD WASHER


Hello geraldinerid - Typically DDO indicates that the washer has detected a problem with the dispenser drawer. Either the drawer is open and will not close properly or a further diagnosis is recommended to have a professional check the reed switch.

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Error DDO means dispenser drawer open. This error appears when the washer senses that the dispenser door is not closed. If the dispenser door seems to be closed then it seems to be an issue with the magnet. There is a little magnet attached to the right hand side of the detergent drawer which activates a reed switch & signals the washer that the drawer is closed. This magnet might have moved from its place and that's why you are getting error DDO. Pull the drawer out and check the handle part for a magnet. When the drawer is closed the magnet activates a switch in the console that tells the control the detergent drawer is closed. Hope this helps... Please post back if you need more information.
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The meaning for ddo error means"Dispenser Drawer Open" .To rectify this problem you should try opening and closing the door shut. There will be a magnet which shows that the door is closed or open.The magnet is underneath the dispenser door, you have to remove the dispenser from the washer, then take apart the dispenser itself to view the magnet. If the magnet is missing you have to replace it.
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Ddo


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This ddo error code means Dispenser Drawer Open.Check to see if the Dispenser Drawer is open or the small tubular Magnet # 51 is missing. The magnet is underneath the dispenser door, you have to remove the dispenser from the washer, then take apart the dispenser itself, you will see snapping clips to unsnap, then you will see the magnet#8 in diagram#1 here:

http://www.appliancepartspros.com/partsearch/model.aspx?model_id=117979
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Ddo error code on frigidaire front washer


Hi

Thanks for using FixYa. Error DDo means dispenser drawer open. There is a little magnet attached to the right hand side of the detergent drawer which activates a reed switch to "tell" the machine that the drawer is closed. That magnet might have moved from it's place and that's why you are getting error ddo. magnet is part key number 51. Pull the drawer out and check on the handle part for a magnet. When the drawer is closed the magnet activates a switch in the console that tells the control the detergent drawer is closed. Please check this link for details(part #51)--

Frigidaire exploded parts catalog

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Code ddo


Hi

This error code appears in the frigidaire washer which means--

ddo error--- Dispenser Drawer Open

Check to see if the Dispenser Drawer is open or the small tubular Magnet # 51 is missing. The magnet is underneath the dispenser door, you have to remove the dispenser from the washer, then take apart the dispenser itself, you will see snapping clips to unsnap, then you will see the magnet#8 in diagram#1 here:
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Rylee

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the dispenser drawer has a magnet in it that has to line up with a sensor. if you can put the drawer back in that will solve the problem. if the magnet isn't lost.

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Fridgidaire front load washer


Hello,
Step 1 go to http://www.frigidare.com
Step 2 click on CUSTOMER SERVICE on top of page
Step 3 go to PRODUCT MANUALS and click on DOWNLOADS
Step 4 type in MODEL NUMBER and click on search
Step 5 your error code information is in the TECH DATA file there you can perform a full system check PLEASE READ ALL WARNINGS POSTED
Step 6 Also check INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS for part installation or (WIRING DIAGRAM if you are qualified with electrical experience NOT FOR NOVICE)
Step 7 save all PDF files to a new folder name it FRIGIDARE for easy availbility for printing or viewing.
Thank you and good luck.

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ok if it is the rigt thing for that code there will be a switch on the door have a pen or some thing you can use to trip the switch to thinking the door is closed. and unplug the unit and replug it in.. todays age every thing has to rebooted

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