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Asko Washing... | Answered on Dec 28, 2018

TO TURN OFF CL CODE ON NEWER LG FRONT LOAD WASHERS: To TURN OFF CHILD LOCK on your LG washer, press and hold the CHILD LOCK button for 3 to 5 seconds. The washer should now have CHILD LOCK mode DISABLED and all buttons will function properly.Nov 14, 2016

LG Washer Error Code CL - How To Turn CHILD LOCK Off?

Asko Washing... | Answered on Dec 23, 2018


Asko Dryers | Answered on Dec 01, 2018

On my Asko I had water coming out of the drip tray under the machine. I was told to tip the machine forwards (or backwards) I cannot remember. Anyway it worked but I had to dry up the floor afterwards.

Asko Washing... | Answered on Nov 20, 2018

Were the settings appropriate for the clothing?
The settings on the machine should be set properly for the load. Different fabric types require different wash/rinse temperatures, spin speeds, and wash times. Always follow the instructions printed on the fabric care label. The soil level needs to be set in accordance with the load type. Heavily soiled clothing will not come clean with a light soil level setting.
Was the proper detergent used?
If too much detergent is used, or non-HE detergent is used, the machine will not wash properly. Too many suds present during a wash decreases tumbling action and will not rinse out well. Furthermore, detergent residue built up in the machine over time will deposit extra detergent on clothes and deposit soil back into clothing.

Was the washer overloaded? If the machine is overloaded, the machine will not wash and rinse properly. When the washer is overloaded, the clothes have no room to tumble, and the cleaning performance of the washer is reduced. In addition, when the clothes are packed tightly inside the drum the detergent and water will not distribute evenly throughout the items.

Front loaders require regular maintenance to ensure optimum performance. If this maintenance is not followed, residue can accumulate in the drum resulting in detergent and soil being deposited back into clothing. This can also lead to odor and other issues. Perform the required maintenance regularly (once or twice a month).

Asko W6021 Front... | Answered on Nov 20, 2018

Check breaker that’s its not tripped.

Asko Dryers | Answered on Nov 15, 2018

QUESTION: I just moved into a new apartment. The dishwasher is running normal but when it completes the wash cycle, my dishes are not clean and the detergent tablet is still there. The dishwasher is not dissolving the tablet. Maybe a little bit but about 80% of it is still there. I believe it gets hot water and runs normally. The apartment management said to use dishwasher cleaning tablets and not the powder soap. What can I do to try and get the tablet to dissolve? Any help you can provide would be great!

ANSWER: If your dishwasher hot water temperature is below 110F/115F, then it may not be hot enough to dissolve certain brands of detergent tablets. Be sure the water is HOT before you run the dishwasher. Run the hot water in the sink until it is very hot, then immediately run the dishwasher. Run the dishwasher on the longest, hottest cycle it has.
Also check that the spring opening action of the detergent dispenser door is working properly. If the detergent dispenser is too small a big detergent tablet may not be letting it open correctly. It may be jamming up the door. Try using a liquid or gel dish washing detergent if this is the case. There are many high quality liquid and gel dishwasher detergents on the market today. Liquid Cascade seems to be the best so give that a try. A powdered detergent will work too. Use a rinsing aid also as this will help remove spots even when the tablet may not be dissolving properly.

If you are in an apartment, then most likely you do not have a high quality dishwasher. Knowing this, the dishwasher needs all the assistance it can get with the hottest water possible. You also need to be sure your dishwasher is clean at the bottom (removable strainer filter) where the pump and bottom washer arm is located. Be sure that it is clean and has hot water and this will be the best method to dissolve tablets. If you must use tablets, you can break them in half in the sink first. Place them in the dispenser and the hot water should make it easier to dissolve since the tablet is not as large.
You also need to be sure there is enough water for the pump to actually pump the water. To check this, start the dishwasher. Once you hear it running, open the dishwasher and be sure there is hot water and enough of it. If there is not much water in the dishwasher it may not be getting much water to the pump. When you open the door while it is running, check the water level at the bottom of the washer. If there is not much water at the bottom, then it may not be getting enough water to clean dishes and dissolve the tablet. Clean the filter at the bottom of the dishwasher to help the pump get the water more efficiently.
If all else fails, you may have an old worn out dishwasher. The pump may be bad. Possibly your water heater is set to low. Your water heater should be set right around 120F. This will ensure that your dishwasher is getting the correct water temperature to effectively clean dishes and dissolve the tablet. If in an apartment, let the management know you are having this issue and they SHOULD resolve it.
Do you know of another way to assist a dishwasher to dissolve a detergent tablet? Please leave a comment below.

Asko Washing... | Answered on Nov 07, 2018

Most all dishwashers have a rinse aid dispenser. It should have a screw off cap close to where detergent is added.

Asko Dishwashers | Answered on Nov 04, 2018

Most likely water has leaked into the bottom of the unit. There is a float and switch in there which detect water pooling in the bottom pan. When tripped, it produces the F2 error and constant running drain pump, like you describe.

You could try just pulling the unit out and tipping it to drain the water (onto towels or whatever)... This might be a quick way to verify the issue, but it probably won't solve the basic problem of why it leaked.

A better way would be to open the bottom of the unit (from either the back or the front, T15 driver required), and drain/absorb/vacuum the water out. Make sure everything is dry before starting it again. Then figure out why it leaked in the first place. It could be a clogged drain, debris in the drain pump, or some other leak. Ideally you can run the washer while watching under it for leaks.

I found this PDF helpful for disassembly and testing instructions:

Asko Dishwashers | Answered on Nov 02, 2018

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