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Offline JWWebster

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Re: Error Code 21? Huh?
« Reply #20 on: June 20, 2009, 01:44:28 PM »

Unplug the machine for a minute or two and plug it back in and press cancel 2 times, this resets the computer inside, If it is flashing CF 01,02,03- it may a electronic control board problem. Maybe someone else can come up with a solution. I am old school. I am learning these new machines too. Not used to working on these fancy Mex-asiantronics.
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Re: Error Code 21? Huh?
« Reply #21 on: June 20, 2009, 02:04:54 PM »
It looks like a CF1 might be the default code for "standard auto cycle". An CF2 will give you 15% more dry time (found this in the Adjusting Customer Focused Drying Modes).... We have yet to get this puppy running, but this might be a clue.

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Re: Error Code 21? Huh?
« Reply #22 on: June 20, 2009, 08:36:47 PM »
Here's where we are now at consistently... F30, F28 and and E2. No more CF1.

Will the codes still be visible if the problem is fixed? F30 is airflow and I don't see diddly. The F28 is on again, off again. And the E2 is something we're gonna have ta look into.

Are thermistors pretty standard across all product lines, manufacturers and years? My neighbor has an ol' Kenmore 700 series washer and he will let me raid it for parts. These things have thermistors too, right? And would it be the same?

Yes, I know its a long shot, but Sears is now closed and I was thinking of trying to replace the dang thermistor.

This is driving me bonkers. I am tired of clothes coming out crusty off the clothes line!

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Re: Error Code 21? Huh?
« Reply #24 on: June 21, 2009, 07:21:58 AM »
Start with a new electronic control W10111616
Then if the E2 shows up again, also replace the User Interface Board

or, you can diddle around for another week or so with thermisters, etc. that won't fix the issue.

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