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A few weeks ago I put a load in and mid cycle the washer stopped. All lights on the panel were out and I could not open the door. I couldn't tell whether the water had all been drained or not. I went ahead and used the manual door open and of course water started to pour out. Obviously the cycle had not completed. My first thought was that the fuse had been tripped. It had not. We have our washer on one of the miele electrical converter boxes along with our miele dryer. The dryer, although also out of service, still has electricity running through it because the light turns on. Is there a reset button on the washer that can be pushed that may be the answer to my prayers? Thank you for your help!

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: miele novotronic w/m fault light flashing

We had the same problem on a Premier 500 and solved it by tilting the machine forward. Some more water ran out and the lights went off.

Posted on Jan 05, 2008

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SOURCE: miele W830

I have exactly the same problem - what was the answer ? 

Posted on Apr 05, 2008

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my w830 is doing exactly the same thing.

I am usually pretty good at fixing these sort of things so if/when I solve it I will post back here.

I think it is a motor fault - most likely the motor brushes are worn out.

Posted on Aug 07, 2008

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Clean the drain by opening the door on the bottum left.
Use the yellow plastic thingy in the front of the soap drawer to do it.

You can open the machine door by pulling the yellow tag in the bottom door.
Drain the water through the filter, clean the filter and close.

Then unplug the machine and tilt it forward by about 1 foot until you see water coming out of the bottom (put towel on floor).

Plug back in and voila!

I do think that this machine is a major pain. No spin cycle and this kind of stuff to go through. Anyone want to buy mine?

Posted on Nov 06, 2008

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SOURCE: Miele W1926 water light flashes

That happened to me too. If the machine is a few years old and the hoses are not kinked it's possible the water inlet valve needs to be replaced. On this machine there is a triple cold water valve and a single hot water valve. Mine needed the triple valve and it is about $300 if I remember. Check to see if it's the cold or hot water valve by looking at the water filling through the soap drawer for cold or hot water cycles. When the valves go bad they run but the output is very low which causes the light to flash because it can't fill to the correct level.

You can get to the valves by taking off the top. If you don't feel comfortable working on your own machine have a professional do it.

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