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Kenmore Elete LF problem

My machine can't make it through a wash cycle without a LF interruption. It is one of those he washers.

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How full is your basket with water? Two suggestions, either low water pressure or a faulty pressure switch on the ccu. I use w10201186 if so to fix this problem. You can also check the screens on fill valves for debris.

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Below are the error codes listed for your washer:
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Hello there :
the Dreaded LF code means
LF Long fill If the water fill time exceeds ten minutes, the water valves are turned off and "LF" is flashed.

Press STOP/CANCEL to clear the display.
check the water controle inlet valves that are attached to the machine for proper operation and replace if found bad

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Check the following:
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