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What was the part number of the board you replaced?
yes did calibration test and auto wenr thru fine
how do i get them ,have a wash in now
Lid switch was broken had repair guy out diagnostic main control board was no good mention was repair was $ 500.00 said no and paid him for service call .
mentioned to a friend , found parts for me for under $200
yes , the lid switch was broken the wash is done , have to press start butten to go next cycle
yes wash is done how do we get error codes
Since you did not say you have the complete tech sheet, here it is, click on the blue link below to download it to your computer.Click_here
Let me know when you get it...
have the book open the link thanks
okay want me to activate diagostic mode and go to fault mode
sense on (fill) then rinse ,spin,done
yes for second then last three rinse ,spin ,done
think fault mode timed out do you want me to start test all over
doing calibration right , did all the steps you said
okay still doing cal test what is your guess on problem
strating wash , put clothes in ,pressed startlid lockrd ,then lid light of ,locked again , sense light on and lid lock blinking and no water filling machine
howlong does it take to fill and start washing?
this machine is only 18 months, stopped blinking and lid locked light off sense light on , no fill probably can open lid , same as before
lid lock on then off then on machine growled then lid blinking( on regular wash ) stopped blinking if i pressed start butten may go to cycle
Now machine is filling after 5 min and no lid lock light on
okay are you supposed be able to open lid now , because wife always complain to more clothes in needed to hit pause , the orginal problem with old computer board will not spin properly still wet,
wash is on water is filled but no agite, how long does it take ,should i send parts back buy new machine and what brand do you recommend, wasted too much time on this should hit start it will go , no lid light on
okay should do it with the water in it , you have been great help
same as before , turn cycle knob again just sensing blinking did you get last comment
first was sense then r,s,done, i also turn the knob agian just sense blinking
no , just did test again all lights blinking except lid locked
has two default codes
are we ready to take sledge hammer to washer ju st joking the machine is emptying the water now on last failed wash cycle and growling okay will
doing test auto test mode now
It did test goes thru all cycles done whats next
okay will do
Chas, the lid lock is not on on this entirewash, cycle just now on spin. Also during wash did not agite just sat there soaking
are you back yet or your done i am tempted to put old computer board back in
did that, but the lid lock switch stayed on , then when i stopped the cycle. lights all out , hit start no lights or lid lick light would run or agitate on its own , had pull power cord , put the new board back in took over 2 hours , still put in drain and spin cycle to finish, called to return parts to sears direct wanted me to wait for another computer board said no thanks buying a new one thanks for help machine wore me out