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maytag f/l washer plug it in and it gives upside down F E

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maytag f/l washer plug it in and it gives upside down F E code Mah6700aww
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So the upside down "F" is actually designed to look like a lower case "T" so the error for this unit is actually "tE". This stands for a "thermistor error". The washer thinks that the sensor that measures the temperature of your water has failed and the sensor would need to be ordered and replaced if the connection to the sensor is still secure. The sensor is mounted into the base of the outer plastic tub coming in from the front. Below is a link to the sensor which you can see a picture of so you know what you're looking for.

http://www.appliancepartspros.com/whirlpool-thermistor-34001202-ap4044724.html

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