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Frigidaire model FDB1100RHM2 has power - light on front is

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Frigidaire model FDB1100RHM2
has power - light on front is lit
when i went to start would not start, found wodden spoon wedged in bottom. removed spoon
still will not start
checked everything, cleaned out bottom
any suggestions?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 4 years ago.

Thanks for counting on us to help with your appliance problem.
My name is Woody and I look forward to helping you!

Does it even fill up with water ?

Customer: replied 4 years ago.


no wont fill with water. it is like it is paralized. landlady said this happened to her before and she had to press buttons in certain order to get it to reset!?!?! it does have power

Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 4 years ago.

on the front left corner of the sump under the bottom rack pick the float up and down and then see if it starts to fill ?

and do you have any blinking lights on the display ?

Customer: replied 4 years ago.


not blinking just the Heat Dry button is lit


picked up the sump several times and tried to start- no such luck


I just moved into this apt about 5 months ago..how old is this washer?

Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 4 years ago.
May I have the serial number to tell you the manufactured date ?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.


serial # is TH01180899


but more important is getting washer working on my own without hiring someone to fix asap, cause i dont want to have to wash all my dishes!! spoiled!!!!

Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 4 years ago.

Jan 18 of 2008

Do oyu have a Volt ohm meter ?

and if you press start / cancel button once will it go into a drain cycle?

Customer: replied 4 years ago.


no i dont have an ohm meter and dont even know what that is. i press all the buttons and nothing happens. i held the start btn for about 30 secs. i tried every btn...nothing

Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 4 years ago.
I'm sorry to say it sounds like you or the landlord will need to call for service to properly diagnosis
Customer: replied 4 years ago.


thanks for your help

Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 4 years ago.
good luck .