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"CL" is coming up on the screen of my front loading wahing

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"CL" is coming up on the screen of my front loading wahing machine. I can't find it im my manual.

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Good morning, Are you sure of the code ? "CL" could it be rL ? I don't see CL in the error codes in the tech sheets.

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Yes, it is CL. I could not find CL in owners manual also.


okay can you please put this in diagnostic mode ?

Select any one key (except "STOP/CANCEL" and "CONTROL

LOCK" [EOC]) and follow the steps below, using the same key

press and hold for 2-5 seconds, release for 2-5 seconds , repeat this 5 times .

Upon release, all yellow/green console LED lights will turn ON

for 5 sec.

If there are any failure codes stored by the washer, the display

shows them.


The last four errors will be displayed.

Press the same key to advance to the next code.

After the indication of error codes, the UI, CCU, and MCU SW

version will be displayed.

The number of cycles since last clean washer cycle is displayed.


All green console LED lights will turn ON for 5 seconds.

Next the washer begins the automated diagnostic test.

To cancel out of service mode, press the "STOP" button.

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Ok, I did what you said. The machine made a high pitch sound and counted down from 17 and sound stop and it said "end". I tried to turn of machine and I still get CL

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

OK tried it again..... and it worked. Thanks so much for your help and patiences! SmileSmileSmile

okay the machine is running now ?

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