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  • john_cross Mar 11, 2011

    Hi,

    We could do with a little more information, please ;-0)
    You do not say what the make and model is. Is it the main breaker which is tripping? Also at what point of the dial does it happen?
    Thanks,
    John C

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Hi from retired Englishman in SW France,
(I've used the same solution for both of your postings)
Sorry but with such a major fault it is virtually impossible for anybody on this forum to remotely guess what is wrong with your washer.

It could be internal wiring/plugs sockets, control panel switches, control PCB, water inlet control valves, door solenoid as primary suspects. Secondary suspects could be main motor, drain motor.
I fear that you only real option is a service call as the engineer will have the right equipment to safely diagnose what is wrong.

Sorry again and good luck,
John C

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