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On a Kenmore oasis washer-model#11027086604--washer started cycle--then went from 55 minutes to 5---drained & then spun slow( didn,t reach high speed & ended with error code "OL".;F1 error has displayed too--at the start of cycles. Rene

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  • Rene Matz Mar 16, 2011

    Hi
    Spin basket turned freely--picking on control board.
    Thanks for your info. Rene

  • Rene Matz Mar 19, 2011

    Hi
    Ended up in the middle with Sears on this machine--workorder got assigned to a different
    contractor. It was off warranty

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From what you are describing it sounds like either the motor is dragging down due to friction or the control board is falsely sensing an overloaded condition. I recommend making a visual inspection by looking under the washer to see if something is obstructing the motor movement, also check between the tub cover & the top of the spin basket. Make sure the basket will move freely up and down too.
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The F1 fault code on this washer indicates that the water level pressure transducer signal is out of range. This can be caused by the pressure transducer air hose tubing being pinched or crimped. A failed pressure transducer on the machine control board can also cause it.

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