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Model 1w709au, after 10 yrs of great service, complained that it needed a service, i ignored the plea so it shut down completly like no power going into the machine. is the love affair over , or can i give it the kiss of life. what is it trying to tell me.

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  • pnclose Mar 15, 2011

    power is going into the machine. the consol will not light up so i cannot programme the machine to operate in any mode.the display screen/consol is dead ,not lightning up as it usually does. its like it is totally dead ,not responding in any way

  • pnclose Mar 15, 2011

    have taken the pump off. it is in good working order. reads 34 ohms on multi meter. have put it back on . machine is still not working .consul/touchpad still not lighting up so i cannot give machine any instructions. touchpad is in good condition and the touchpad mother board shows no signs of being fried. any other suggestions ?

  • pnclose Mar 15, 2011

    have just inspected the control/main circut board. looks like a fuse has blown and signs of heat damage/browning on the circut / control board. your diagnosis is correct. i will price a new one before i decide what to do. i am thinking after 10 years some other components are coming to the end of their useful life. dont want to put good money into an old machine.

  • pnclose Mar 17, 2011

    the solution was not only helpful but being on line with experienced technicians helped me to feel confident enough to open the control /consul and find the problem. A fried control board. great to know prompt help is easy to find. have decided to buy a new machine. thanks for your help. will use this service next time i have a problem.

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What excatly is the issue, no power to the machine? Or is it that the machine has power going in, but nothing responds when you turn it on? I will be searching the data base while I await your reply.

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    Dcramer531 Mar 15, 2011





    This machine has a hystory with pump failures and this just may be what your issue is due to the way it is wired and controlled. Also and easy way to check it out and easy fix if the pump is the culprit.



    The pump is part of the machine's internal power circuit. A bad pump will prevent it from powering-up. A leaking pump that has the windings damaged, gone to high resistance, can also kill the controller board. Get under the machine, remove the pump (no tools needed, pull the wires, find a white plastic latch on the metal mounting plate, hold the latch and rotate the pump body counterclockwise to remove it from the plate). Examine the pump for signs of leaking, and/or darkening or corrosion on the windings (pull off the plastic cover for a better view). Check the pump with a volt-ohm meter, it should read 33 ohms. If not, replace it (www.searspartsdirect.com). (Lube the rubber seal face on the pump with liquid hand soap or dishwashing detergent when reattaching it.) If the machine is still dead with a new pump, then the controller board will need to be replaced, which is considerably more expensive, so you need to decide up-front if you want to go the distance with the repair. Sears may allow return of the pump, you might check on that.

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    Dcramer531 Mar 15, 2011


    If your getting power to the machine and the controls light up and work.

    Try putting the controls into diagnostic mode. The tech sheet inside the control panel explains how to do this but here is the quick version

    To enter Diagnostic Mode:


    • Turn power off at the console

    • Press and hold the wash temperature down then press the power button. The machine should give two short beeps.

    • The different levels of information can be extracted by using the spin speed up or the spin speed down buttons.

    If the control board won't enter diagnostic mode, it's a good bet the control board is fried. Usually, when the control board fails, one of the line voltage components fried and took out the control board, too. Be sure to test the peripheral components before replacing the control board or you could fry a brand new one.

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    Dcramer531 Mar 15, 2011

    Try checking the pump, for the issues I listed , if not the pump then it will be the control board.

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    Dcramer531 Mar 15, 2011

    Motor checks out good, the only other possibility is the control board. They don't have to look bad to be bad, but if it is not responding and you have power to it, there is no other conclusion to this issue, except a loose wire somewhere in the wires to and from the pump from the control panel. By the way, if you remove the little control console on the top (two philips screws), there should be a service supplement document inside with a number of useful diagnostic tips. I believe on this model there may be two fuses in the control board, check and see if they are blown. If they are this is an indication of a fault in the high voltage parts like the pump or diverter valve

  • Dcramer531
    Dcramer531 Mar 15, 2011

    The control board should look like this.


  • Dcramer531
    Dcramer531 Mar 15, 2011

    If my help was useful and the diagnoses correct, I wouod greatly appreciate if you accept my response and a vote of the 4 thumbs up would be most greatly appreciated. Thanks for using Fix ya and if you need more help I will be glad to assist. The new machines are much more complicated and troublesome, if this is all that is wrong with your machine, you might want to look at the options closely, too many bells and whistles on newer appliances.

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