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Bryan, Home Appliance Technician
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Experience:  15 yrs. experience as a certified appliance technician.
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Front loader model 417.44152400 - runs for 5-10 seconds - replaced

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Front loader model 417.44152400 - runs for 5-10 seconds - replaced control panel - new panel came w/notice that front loaders don't need reed switch - checked magnet - magnet in place - error code says reed switch or magnet - any ideas?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Bryan replied 8 years ago.
I believe if you read instuctions it may tell you to cut reed switch wires, read it again and see if it mentions this. let me know Bryan
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Customer: replied 8 years ago.
reed switch wires are plug in - directions said no longer needed -
Expert:  Bryan replied 8 years ago.
did you unplug and try it? Bryan