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When you plug machine in the on/off button and the star cancel buton lights momentarily and also the final spin light. Then when you try to switch on the machine using the on/off button nothing is happening not lighting up.

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  • Mark Royle May 22, 2011

    Sorry should have said its a Hotpoint WF100P

  • Mark Royle May 22, 2011

    Hotpoint Aquarius WF100P When you plug machine in the on/off indicator and the start/cancel indicator and the final spin idicator above the buttons light momentarily. Then when you try to switch on the machine using the on/off button nothing is happening, not lighting up.

  • Mark Royle May 23, 2011

    I'm getting 32.7 ohms on the heater element. Since I originaly wrote this, the machine now does the same thing except the on/off indicator and the final spin indicators come back on and stay lit.

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If the drain filter assembly located inside the front bottom access panel is clean and the water has drained completely then all these lights indicate a problem with the heating element. If you have a voltmeter then you can test the element for 28 ohms, if it is fine then the control board needs replacement. Please get back to me if you have any other questions.

Kevin

Posted on May 22, 2011

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    Kevin White May 23, 2011

    The control board needs replacement

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Hi

If the drain pump is clean and the water inlet valve is fine then the issue is with the control board that is bad and should be replaced. Hope this helps...please post back with the manufacturers name and model no for further assistance.

Daniel

Posted on May 22, 2011

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    Daniel Scott May 22, 2011

    Clean the drain pump assembly first, it is located inside the front bottom of the unit. After its done and the issue returns then it means that the control board is bad and should be replaced.

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