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On/Off door lock and the 'easy iron' and 'extra rinse' buttons all flash at the same time. Water constantly runs through and we cant change anything. Machine wont reset or drain and wont switch off. (has to be switched off at the wall). If machine is off and switched on at the wall it will spring to life, with the flashing lights and running water,as above. Machine is only 18mth old. Help...

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  • pixiebell Jul 06, 2008

    i have the same problem, i did a wash this morning and then all of a sudden later today the lights started flashing and wont turn off unless i unplug at the mains!! also makes a sound like its emptying (althought here si nothing in the machine) can u help?



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First thing to do is to make sure the washing machine is not siphoning. sometimes if a washing machine is bringing in water its all so draining it ,known in the trade as siphoning. the drain hose must be higher than the tub?? Unplug your washing machine from the wall socket for a minute or two and plug it back in to reset its micro. to me it sounds like a main board fault. I think you might find that it still maybe under warranty. ring a Indesit service agent and get some advice.

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