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I have a miele wt2670 which will not tumble dry, drum stays still and after 3 mins displays an inlet fault message, can anyone help?

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  • bkmg1 May 16, 2009

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8 VOILA no error message! I hope in your case :)

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So here is the fix that worked for me.

1. Turn off the machine
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4. Dry all the visible water with a cotton cloth.
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