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go to the makers website for a user manual there usually free to download and you should find an answer eric

Maytag Bravos... | Answered on Dec 26, 2017


The simplest answer is that there is either a coin or another metal object in the dryer. The pull on a zipper may also be metal contact.

Maytag Bravos... | Answered on Mar 07, 2015


This isnt really a solution because Im having the same problem. The repair man that came said that is buildup of soap in the water line. I use my own powder soap, not h/e, and its not desolving and getting built up in the lines. Im not sure what to do to get it to stop doing this. He suggested cutting back on the amount of soap and running hot water through the lines which I have done for the last couple of days but I still have this problem.

Maytag Bravos... | Answered on Jun 29, 2011


The same thing happens to me. I think it actually comes from wearing a belt. I believe somehow the metal portion pinches and cuts the fabric either when you are sitting down or you lean up against something.

Maytag Bravos... | Answered on Apr 25, 2011


Hello there:
It is possible your line or tube that goes through the fabric softener dispenser is partially obstructed, giving the LF error which means it is taking too long to fill. I would try cleaning out all of the dispenser lines, and if that does not fix things then you may need to replace the inlet valve assembly which may not be working correctly. or you may want to make sure that your hoses are not all tangled up and are clear of any debris in the screens of the hoses

Maytag Bravos... | Answered on Mar 26, 2011


Hi from retired Englishman in SW France,

Sorry but I do not know your particular machine BUT I would suggest as a first step that you clean the drain motor lint tray/filter. So many 'faults' are caused by blocked filters. The motor is unable to drain all of the water in the allotted time.
If you are unsure where the filter is, it is normally behind the front lower (kick) panel and held in by a round cover/knob.

REMOVE POWER AND ENSURE YOU HAVE A WATER RECEPTACLE/RAGS TO SOAK UP THE WATER WHICH IS BOUND TO POUR OUT!

It's surprising what people have found in theirs! It is always worthwhile checking it on a regular basis.
Now- whilst the filter is removed it is normally possible to see the drain motor and ensure it is not jammed by a foreign object such as a needle or a toothpick. It should be able to be turned by hand/finger- the power IS OFF!
At this point it is also possible to test if the motor works. No clothes or water in the machine, select a spin cycle and put the power back on. You should be able to see the motor turning at some point, possibly straight away. If it doesn't work then the motor is malfunctioning!

Hope the filter is the problem and good luck!
John C

Maytag Bravos... | Answered on Feb 12, 2011


IS THIS UNIT NEW YOU MITE WANT TO HAVE SOME FROM SERVICE DO THIS

Maytag Bravos... | Answered on Dec 27, 2010


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Maytag Bravos... | Answered on Aug 13, 2010


That means low flow. Turn up water valve. If that don't work then shut your water off take off hoses and clean the screens on the washer they are dirty that happens with hardwater

Maytag Bravos... | Answered on Apr 29, 2010

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