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No display on control board. Looks like no power? Circuit Breaker OK, tried unplugging/plugging back in, tried reseting the reset/test on the plug.

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  • tkulwicki Nov 16, 2010

    There's power at the outlet. Is there anyway I can confirm its the board before I purchase a new board?
    Can I jumper around the board to be sure the rest of the system is working?

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You'll have to get someone to measure the voltage in, and find out where it's being lost. You could have a bad reset switch on the plug side, and the next step is to make sure voltage is getting to the unit. There's usually a transformer that knocks the voltage down, and a power circuit that rectifies it to dc, so it will take a bit of troubleshooting to figure it out.
Get someone who knows how to use a vom to help you figure this out. It could even be a fuse.
Good luck, and be careful when measuring voltages.

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Hello tkulsicki. Begin by checking to be sure that their is power at the outlet where you are plugging in the appliance. If you do not have a tester, the least expensive way is to go to the hardware store and buy a light bulb socket with pigtail and a 15 watt bulb. Use this to see if the outlet works. That is the first step. After that, assumming that the outlet is live, your circuit board is the next suspect item.

If there is no power at the outlet but the circuit breaker appears to be on, then most likely the circuit breaker itself is bad and needs to be replaced. Joe

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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.
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* 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.

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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.
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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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