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maytag washer shuts off on code f h.hoses and screens are

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maytag washer shuts off on code f h.hoses and screens are clear.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Man replied 4 years ago.
Do you have the factory washer hose connected to this or some stainless steel ones?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
factory hoses. hoses have water coming thru.
Expert:  Appliance Man replied 4 years ago.
FHNo water detected entering machine or Pressure switch trip not detected.If after 30 seconds the control does not detect water entering machine and then valves will be turned off and the error code will be displayed.
Or
If the control has turned the water valves on and after 8 minutes the flow meter has detected 10.5 gallons of water passing through it, but has not detected the pressure switch trip, the valves will be turned off and the error code will flash.

Press PAUSE/CANCEL twice to clear the display.

Potential Causes

  • If there is no water in the unit:

    - Make sure that both valves at the water source(s) are turned on all the way.
    - Check for plugged or kinked inlet hoses or plugged screens in the inlet valves
    - Verify inlet valve operation
  • If there is water in the unit:
- Verify Drain pump operation
- Pressure Switch Hose is in good condition and properly connected to Tub and Pressure switch

  • Verify there is not a siphon problem
  • Verify wire harness connections to; Inlet Valves, Pressure Switch, Drain Pump, Flow Meter, and Central Control Unit (CCU)
  • Check all hoses for possible leaks
  • Verify pressure switch operation
  • Verify flow meter operation
• Verify CCU operation
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
i am not happy with the answer.please refund my money.
Expert:  Appliance Man replied 4 years ago.
Make sure the drain hose is only in the drain pipe 6-8 inches.
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
please refund mymoney
Expert:  Appliance Man replied 4 years ago.
You havent paid anything yet because you havent accepted an answer.
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

please cancel

 

 

Expert:  Appliance Man replied 4 years ago.
good bye.
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
IF I KNEW HOW TO CHECK WHAT YOU HAVE SUGGESTED I WOULD NOT NEED YOUR SERVICE.THANK YOU
Expert:  Appliance Man replied 4 years ago.
Most the time it is a bad water valve. Check the drain hose and the fill hoses.

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