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I receive an error code F01 on my Kenmore Duet Sport

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  • Anonymous Aug 12, 2008

    I just bought a Duet today and tried to start my first load of wash and received an error code F 01
    I have Canceled the wash turn off power at the switch and tried again and then un-plugged it waited and tried again and still I get the F 01 error


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If memory serves me correctly this is a main control board error. To find out for sure, Remove the lower front panel of the washer. (the 1/4 screws are across the bottom) Just inside that panel is a tech manual. Skip to the error code section. For an F01, the steps should be unplugging it for 2 1/2 minutes (to reset the Triacc (part of the main circuit board). I would also pop the top cover (the screws are in the back) and check for any loose connections on your main circuit board ( front top, right hand corner) WARNING - Circuit boards are delicate and an static shock could ruin them. Ground yourself before touching the connections. If all steps fail, you can contact a local servicer. I only suggest this because I have found there are other things (not printed in the tech manual) that will give a false f01 error code. Make sure they give you a warranty for thier work. If you would like to replace the board yourself, they can be obtained from the local appliance parts supply stores or online form the manufacture.

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Duet sport with an error code f01


A power glitch may have cause this error.
Try this; Unplug washer or disconnect power for two minutes.
If that doesn't work the main control board (CCU) has failed. replace it to fix the problem.
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EEPROM ERROR
A communication error between the Central Control Unit (CCU)
and the EEPROM onboard the CCU occurred.
Possible Causes/Procedure
A power glitch may cause this error.
- Unplug washer or disconnect power for two minutes.
- Verify CCU operation by running a Diagnostic Test or any
cycle.
PUMP DRIVE ERROR
The pump driver fails to activate.
Possible Causes/Procedure
Replace CCU board.
MAIN RELAYS ERROR
One of the main relays is not working properly.
Possible Causes/Procedure
The relay might be soldered or always open.
- Replace CCU board.

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I have a whirlpool duet washer WfW94hexr2 and it wont start. It gives me the error code F01 and E02. Help


First check all connections between the mcu and the ccu, remove the top cover by removing the two screws in the rear of the top cover pull and remove. If after checking and still the same, you might want to also Check the motor for the correct ohms. You might need to have a service tech to come out.

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Whirlpool Duet Sport Model WFW8300SW0 basket won't


The following list of codes indicates an electronics communication problem with the washer: - Duet HT washer - F01, F03, F06, F11, F23, F24, F27, F28, F29, F30, F31, F32, F35, F42, F61, F62, F63, F64, F65, F70, F71, and F99

If Pause/Cancel does not work:
  1. Unplug washer or disconnect power for one minute.
  2. Plug in washer or reconnect power.
  3. Re-select the cycle and press Start.
NOTE: If the error remains on the display, call for service.

I would first replace the door latch/lock assembly, a number of users have and it fixed the F-11 error code completely. Its the cheapest part for this problem.

Hope helps.

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Duet code f-01 is showing.


Hi


Thanks for using FixYa. Error F01 in your whirlpool duet sport indicates EEPROM error which means that a communication error between the Central Control Unit (CCU)
and the EEPROM onboard the CCU occurred. This error also occurs when the pump driver fails to activate and/or one of the main relays is not working. To resolve this issue leave the unit unplugged for 5-10 minutes so that if this was caused due to power surge it is cleared. Also check the CCU (central control unit), if bad you’ll have to replace it.
Please do rate the solution if the issue is resolved or post a comment for further assistance.


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Rylee

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Washer codes F01/F33, have cleaned the pump and


The F33 error code indicates a pump drive system error. If the pump ohms out correctly & the harness is secure I recommend replacing the CCU (central control unit).
Please see the following image provided for instructions.

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Remember to disconnect power to the washer before attempting access.

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I keeg getting the dreaded F11 anf DL code!


Hi,
The following list of codes indicates an electronics communication problem with the washer:

Duet HT® washer - F01, F03, F06, F11, F23, F24, F27, F28, F29, F30, F31, F32, F35, F42, F61, F62, F63, F64, F65, F70, F71, and F99
Duet® washer - F05, F07, F09, F10, F11, F13, F14, F15, F21, F22, and FdU
Duet SportTM washer - F01, F11, F23, F24, F27, F28, F29, F30, F31, and F33
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To remove the error display, press Pause/Cancel twice.
If Pause/Cancel does not work:
  1. Unplug washer or disconnect power for one minute.
  2. Plug in washer or reconnect power.
  3. Re-select the cycle and press Start.
NOTE: If the error remains on the display, then call for service.

Take care

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F35 code


Hi,
The following list of codes indicates an electronics communication problem with the washer:

Duet HT® washer - F01, F03, F06, F11, F23, F24, F27, F28, F29, F30, F31, F32, F35, F42, F61, F62, F63, F64, F65, F70, F71, and F99
Duet® washer - F05, F07, F09, F10, F11, F13, F14, F15, F21, F22, and FdU
Duet SportTM washer - F01, F11, F23, F24, F27, F28, F29, F30, F31, and F33

To remove the error display, press Pause/Cancel twice.

If Pause/Cancel does not work:
  1. Unplug washer or disconnect power for one minute.
  2. Plug in washer or reconnect power.
  3. Re-select the cycle and press Start.
NOTE: If the error remains on the display, call for service.

Take care

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F01 - There may be an internal problem with the control, attempt a Hard Reset.

Hard Reset - In some cases the control can be non-functioning or may not accept activation from the control panel. To clear and restart the control follow the these steps:

* Unplug or turn the circuit breaker off for 30 seconds.
* Reconnect the unit to the power source by turning the breaker back on or plugging the unit back into the wall outlet.
* Press the Pause/Cancel/Stop button twice to clear the "PF" in the display.
* Start a short cycle to check the operation of the machine by selecting a cycle and pressing and holding the start button until the machine starts.

The F01 generally indicates a failed electronic machine control board.
This error code can sometimes be caused by a glitch or power surge through the electrical lines.
You may be able to clear this code by unplugging the washer for 5 minutes.
If the code returns after plugging the washer back in, then the electronic machine control board will need to be replaced.

The procedure for accessing and replacing this control board is shown in this image...

http://media.fotki.com/1_p,wkwdftgtbkdgfrwxgtqsskgwtqkq,vi/ksrttqdqrxkssrqtgsd/1/1303472/5961857/image12917img-or.jpg

Be sure to unplug the washer before accessing internal components.
When you access the control board, I recommend transferring the wires from the old control board to the new replacement control board one connection at a time.
Once you have all of the wires transferred, remove the old control board and mount the new control board in the washer.
Reassemble and test the washer.

The "F01" error code indicates a communication error between the Central Control Unit (CCU) and the EEPROM onboard the CCU.
The "F01" can also be displayed if the onboard "Pump Driver" fails to activate.
Generally in order to correct this failure will require replacing the CCU.
There is no way to test and verify if the control board has failed.
The technical data sheet basically states to replace the CCU.

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F01 - There may be an internal problem with the control, attempt a Hard Reset.

Hard Reset - In some cases the control can be non-functioning or may not accept activation from the control panel. To clear and restart the control follow the these steps:

* Unplug or turn the circuit breaker off for 30 seconds.
* Reconnect the unit to the power source by turning the breaker back on or plugging the unit back into the wall outlet.
* Press the Pause/Cancel/Stop button twice to clear the "PF" in the display.
* Start a short cycle to check the operation of the machine by selecting a cycle and pressing and holding the start button until the machine starts.

The F01 generally indicates a failed electronic machine control board.
This error code can sometimes be caused by a glitch or power surge through the electrical lines.
You may be able to clear this code by unplugging the washer for 5 minutes.
If the code returns after plugging the washer back in, then the electronic machine control board will need to be replaced.

The procedure for accessing and replacing this control board is shown in this image...

http://media.fotki.com/1_p,wkwdftgtbkdgfrwxgtqsskgwtqkq,vi/ksrttqdqrxkssrqtgsd/1/1303472/5961857/image12917img-or.jpg

Be sure to unplug the washer before accessing internal components.
When you access the control board, I recommend transferring the wires from the old control board to the new replacement control board one connection at a time.
Once you have all of the wires transferred, remove the old control board and mount the new control board in the washer.
Reassemble and test the washer.

The "F01" error code indicates a communication error between the Central Control Unit (CCU) and the EEPROM onboard the CCU.
The "F01" can also be displayed if the onboard "Pump Driver" fails to activate.
Generally in order to correct this failure will require replacing the CCU.
There is no way to test and verify if the control board has failed.
The technical data sheet basically states to replace the CCU.

Thanks for using FixYa - a 4 THUMBS rating is appreciated for answering your FREE question

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Washer won't start. Error code f01 shows.


Hi F1 means your CCU is bad and needs to be replaced sorry :( If you have any other questions please feel free to comment again. Mike e63dqt.jpg

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