Question about Hotpoint WD62 Front Load Washer / Dryer

2 Answers

Hotpoint Aquarius 1200 WD62 (Tumble drying issue).

Our washing is always damp after it's been "Tumble Dried"! I note that some washer dryers have a long tube coming out of back of machine and through he wall of the house. Is our Hotpoint Aquarius 1200 WD62 meant to have one? It hasn't - the person who installed the machine did not fit one nor mention the need for one. I just wondered where all the condensation goes from the drying process. Is this the root of the problem? Please advise.

Posted by Cajun Aid on

  • 2 more comments 
  • Cajun Aid Aug 14, 2007

    Okay, thanks for the assistance which was useful.

    Can you offer any solutions to eradicate the problem?

    We do run the machine for quite a while before removing the clothes, but they remain somewhat damp.

    Is this to be expected, or should they be bone dry?

  • Cajun Aid Aug 16, 2007

    Thanks Gittos73. Will try your advice and see what happens. Thanks.

  • Cajun Aid Nov 11, 2007

    I will try this later.Thanks.

  • clairewake Oct 16, 2008

    I have just taken the back of the unit apart but where do I look to see if there is a blockage?

×

Ad

2 Answers

Anonymous

When you open the door at the end of the dry time, is there lots of steam???

if so it can be one of 2 probs, the 1st is check the condensor unit which is on the back of the drum/tank, its a cream/blue colour and will be full of fluff lint. clean this out and retry. if that does not cure it will prob be the 3 way inlet valve sticking causing the machine not to condence

Posted on Nov 08, 2007

Ad

peter gittos

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Novelist:

    An expert who has written 50 answers of more than 400 characters.

  • Expert
  • 247 Answers

No the steam from the dryer part comes out of outlet tube the same tube were the water comes out hotpoint washer/dryers use a condensing chamber which allows the steam to cool down a pass through it as water does and through the outlet pipe

Posted on Aug 14, 2007

  • peter gittos
    peter gittos Aug 14, 2007

    no your items should be dry if u take of your lidu will see your heater on the top there will be 2 thermostats replace these only about £10 to replace and this should solve the dampness but u do have to take out half of your washing for it to dry proper try this b4 replacing your stats u might find that this will help alot if your not already doing this m8

×

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

WHAT MEANS ERROR CODE FOR MY DRYER MACHINE F11?


Communications error.

  • Troubleshooting and Repairing the F11 Error Code in a ... www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXH5MWzZJKM
    • BY SAMURAIREPAIRMAN
    • 6 MIN
    • 121K VIEWS
    • ADDED 2013-10-22
    Video embedded · Troubleshooting and Repairing the F11 Error Code in a ... Troubleshooting the F35 Sud Error Code in the Whirlpool Duet Steam ... Washer Dryer ...
  • Kenmore Elite He3 F11 Error Code - WordPress.com https://hydripinri.files.wordpress.com/2015/10/kenmore-elite-he3... · PDF file Kenmore Elite He3 F11 Error Code circuitboardmedics.com/whirlpool-duet-fdl-ccu-repair/ How to troubleshoot the ... Kenmore F1 Error Code He2 Dryer Problems Amp Solutions
  • Kenmore Washing Machine Error Code F11 - WordPress.com https://meofapitri.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/kenmore-washing... · PDF file Kenmore Washing Machine Error Code F11 what does f11 mean - Kenmore Elite HE3 Washing Machine. The F11 code is from a communication break in the serial link from ...
  • Related searches for ERROR CODE DRYER F11
  • Whirlpool Duet F11 Error Repair ' Circuit Board Medics circuitboardmedics.com/whirlpool-f11-code Whirlpool F11 Error. This is a repair service for the Whirlpool Duet F11 error code on a Whirlpool Duet washer.
  • Bosch Tumble Dryer Fault Code F11 - prapmumbmihe https://prapmumbmihe.files.wordpress.com/2015/08/bosch-tumble... · PDF file Bosch Tumble Dryer Fault Code F11 Bosch Exxcel tumble dryer error code F:09 · Bosch Exxcel WVT. Asciugatrice Bosch Wts86511It: Errore F11 Hello, My dryer ...
  • Whirlpool F11 error code - Appliance Repair Forum forum.appliancepartspros.com > ... > Washer Repair
    • LAST UPDATED: 2014-02-18
    • 6 POSTS
    • FIRST POST: 2012-02-18
    I got an F11 error code on the washer and tried some of the things discussed on the Applianceblog.com site for simiilar duet washers and found a link to this site ...

  • Jan 30, 2016 | Dryers

    1 Answer

    How do you dry clothes in this machine please


    A fairly common problem! The official instructions are

    Before using your dryer, wipe the dryer drum with a damp cloth to
    remove dust from storing and shipping.
    1. Load clothes loosely into the dryer and close the door. Do not
    pack the dryer. Allow space for clothes to tumble freely.
    2. Turn the Cycle Control knob to the recommended cycle for the type of load being dried. Use the Energy Preferred Automatic Setting (,) to dry most heavyweight and medium weight loads. See "Drying, Cycle, and Temperature Tips."
    3. Select a temperature setting on models with a Temp/Fabric selector. The cycle descriptions include temperature setting suggestions.
    4. Push the START button.

    Stopping and Restarting
    You can stop your dryer any time during a cycle.
    To stop your dryer
    Open the dryer door or turn the Cycle Control knob to OFE
    NOTE: The Cycle Control knob should point to an Off area when
    the dryer is not in use.
    To restart your dryer
    1. Close the door.
    2. Select a new cycle and temperature (if desired).
    3. Press START

    Extracted from
    http://www.manualslib.com/manual/511763/Whirlpool-Lte5243dq.html?page=10#manual

    Nov 14, 2015 | Whirlpool AWZ410 Front Load Washer/Dryer

    1 Answer

    Hotpoint A1400WD Washer Dryer


    Check your dryer vent (probably outside) to be sure something or a kid hasn't flattened it, making it not vent moisture properly. Replace the vent or pull it back out so the damper door will open.

    Feb 26, 2014 | Dryers

    1 Answer

    Technician sent by Mastercare changed 4 temp sensors and a water valve on our Zanussi WJD 1667W washer dryer to try to get rid of problem of tumble dryer shrinking clothes. After he left found that tumble...


    most likely it is a wire that has pulled loose while it was going into its spin fucntion or its agitate seeing how it did work at first and then failed after an amount of time technicians these days are always in a rush to get to the next job. He should stay and watch the machine complete all the cycles after he is done repairing.if you have any further questions message me back and please remember to rank how this opinion has helped it allows me to help others in similar situations Thanks Rick
    p.s make sure there is no charge by his company for him returning to complete the job you have already paid for

    Mar 17, 2011 | Zanussi WJD1667W Front Load Washer / Dryer

    1 Answer

    We have a washer dryer hotpoint bwd129. Can you


    a washer dryer has a different approach to cleaning fluff. It has an internal flushing system.. only do routine check on pump filter.

    Oct 15, 2009 | Hotpoint Ultima WF860 Front Load Washer

    1 Answer

    Tumble dryer not working


    SOUNDS AS THOUGH YOUR HEATER ELEMENT HAS GONE..
    IT IS POSSIBLE TO FIX IT YOURSELF BUT VERY COMPLICATED, CALL OUT FROM A REPAIR PERSON IM AFFRAID, COMBI WASHER/DRYERS ARE RENOWNED FOR THIS & ALSO BEARING KITS

    May 22, 2009 | Indesit W 123 Front Load Washer

    1 Answer

    Dryer not working effectively


    Be sure you know, and anyone else who reads this with the same problem, that a dryer that dries slow may not always be the dryer. Be sure before you call a service man, always try to do a couple of things first. The number one thing that will cause a dryer to heat slow is poor airflow. First, be sure that your lint screen is completely clean. Next, the number one reason we find is a blocked or restricted vent tube. Be sure you check the entire tube, inside and out. Check the outside duct to be sure a bird or rodent hasn't built a nest in there. The easiest way to clear a vent tube, is to remove the tube from the back of the dryer, and place a leaf blower in the tube and blow her out. Also, be sure the tube when you put it back on the dryer is'nt crimped or twisted in a way to stop airflow. Give these tricks a try, if these dont work, you may have a problem in the dryer.

    Nov 17, 2007 | Ariston Technologies AWD120 13 lb. Washer...

    1 Answer

    Tumble dryer getting too hot


    It sounds like your vent tube is blocked or kinked. Look at the back of your dryer and you will see that tube coming out. Make sure that it is not kinked. If it is, make it not so. You may have to pull out the dryer to make room. If that is not the case, check the following:
    1. Follow the tube to where it goes outside and make sure it is not blocked. Sometimes critters will build a home in the nice warm tube.
    2. Make sure your lint collect in the door is cleaned out.
    One of these suggestions should do it.

    Good Luck!

    Oct 14, 2007 | Bosch Classixx WVF 2402 Front Load...

    1 Answer

    Tumble dry is heating but takes forever to dry


    check your air exhaust (including the lint filter) from the air duct connector (remove duct if necessary) on back of dryer to the exterior of the building. Somewhere, there must be air blockage.

    Jun 17, 2007 | Creda IWD12 Front Load Washer / Dryer

    Not finding what you are looking for?
    Hotpoint WD62 Front Load Washer / Dryer Logo

    553 people viewed this question

    Ask a Question

    Usually answered in minutes!

    Top Hotpoint Washing Machines Experts

    Eric Taylor

    Level 3 Expert

    590 Answers

    Richard C Cohen
    Richard C Cohen

    Level 2 Expert

    168 Answers

    Onofrio Taverna
    Onofrio Taverna

    Level 1 Expert

    12 Answers

    Are you a Hotpoint Washing Machine Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

    Answer questions

    Manuals & User Guides

    Loading...