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I have an H2T Kenmore front load washer (3years old) It will not spin and the F1 code comes up. Sears repair came and told me it needed a new CCU board. Came back a week later with the CCU board and it did not fix the problem. He said he thought it might be the pump and he would be back with a new pump to try it. He said he was leaving the CCU board here in case he needed to try it again. I have a friend who has worked with electronic control boards for years and said they have to be handled with extreme care. This brand new CCU board was left laying on my laundry counter, then on top of my dryer and now it is sitting in a box on top of the dryer and it is not in an anti-static bag. It is my understanding that it should always be in an anti-static bag until it is placed in the machine. Is this correct and is there a possibility that this unit could be damaged now. Thanks for your help. Model number 110.4756

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The F1 code is for the CCU board and as with all circuit boards should be handled carefully.

There are a few other things that could be causing the F1 error.

Check to insure the outlet the washer is plugged into is properly grounded with an outlet tester, and that the polarity and voltage supplied are correct. If you do not have a tester, or are unfamiliar with
testing your outlet, I recommend getting an electrician to test this.

Your repair technician can also check the pressure switch hose to insure it isn't kinked or restricted
in any way.


You can always request to have a different technician sent out.

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