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where did you get that model #? its not comming up, did you get it from the machine itself ?
yes I got it from the machine itself.
the correct Model # XXXXX XXXXX
the serial # XXXXX XXXXX
okay great got it, F24
WATER TEMPERATURE SENSOR ERROR
If the water temperature sensor (NTC) value is out
of range (23°F to 217°F [-5°C to 103°C]) during the
water-heating step of the wash cycle.
NOTE: To find correct Ohm reading, refer to the
Temperature Sensor section, page 7.
1. Unplug washer or disconnect power.
2. Check the water temperature sensor and the
connection to it, and also check for condensation.
heres the values of the temperature sensor.
32°F (0°C) 35.9 kΩ 35.9 kΩ
50°F (10°C) 22.7 kΩ 22.7 kΩ
77°F (25°C) 12 kΩ 12 kΩ
86°F (30°C) 9.7 kΩ 9.7 kΩ
140°F (60°C) 3.2 kΩ 3.2 kΩ
194°F (90°C) 1.3 kΩ 1.3 kΩ
212°F (100°C) 950 Ω 950 Ω
you need to test the ohms on the sensor.
you need to replace it most likely, heres a link to the part.
http://www.repairclinic.com/PartDetail/Thermistor/8181705/906492?modelNumber=MHWE550WW00 its around $15.00, thanks Bryan
Thank you so much, I will order the part and hopefully that will take care of tmy problem.