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F Code for the Kenmore Elite he4t Front Load Washer (3 years old)

I repeatedly get the "F" code on my Kenmore Elite he4t front load washer. When I hear the warning beeps, I have to push drain and spin for the load to be complete. Is there something I can do, like perhaps reset the factory settings to troubleshoot BEFORE scheduling service? It is still covered for service.

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  • ricksmith Aug 28, 2008

    I have unplugged the machine. There is nothing but the letter F and the signal is different from the ending cycle signal. Sometimes it says SUD, but I'm using the appropriate detergent; however, there are times that the softener does not seep through into the machine.



    This morning I ran a cleaner for front load washers through the normal cycle and it worked just fine empty! When I wash a load of clothes it does this with small and normal size loads alike on normal and express cycles.

  • Tommywoo Aug 29, 2008

    I have the same problem. The machine rarely runs through the complete cycle without stopping and presenting us with a F code that is not listed in the manual. I also have a problem getting the door unlocked to get the clothes out.

  • ricksmith Aug 30, 2008

    Night before last I ran the entire bottle of the cleaning solution made for front load washers through the entire cycle; in fact, it ran through perfectly...without any codes or SUD message.

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Hi! ricksmith
What is the first three digits of the model number.
The he4t I have reference to does not have a "F" code error. Most of the codes are two digit, PF, F1 to F9 etc.
You could try: Pressing Pause/Cancel two times to clear code. As well as unplug for 20 seconds. Do you have power fluctuations in your area.
InMrFixIt

Posted on Aug 27, 2008

  • Rian Peters
    Rian Peters Aug 28, 2008

    When was the last time you ran the monthly cleaning cycle with 1/3 cup bleach. The cleaning cycle is in the owners manual.
    InMrFixIt


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