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Whirlpool cabrio, model: WTW5600XW2 will not complete an

Customer Question

Whirlpool cabrio, model: WTW5600XW2 will not complete an full wash cycle.
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Whirlpool is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: 5 years old. Model: WTW5600XW2. will not complete an full wash cycle. stops after a couple minutes. Remove water hose and verified that it is getting hot and cold water.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes, if possible.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Cycle stops with Wash Led on and will not continue, Check manual for troubleshooting guide. Thinks it might be water issue,
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Diagnostic test shows an F8, E1 error code.
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 7 months ago.

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Answer:

That is a NO FILL OR LONG DRAIN CODE. Check and see if the unit has good water pressure to the washer and see if it actually fills with water. If so cancel a cycle and see if the unit drains out. You could have a water pump issue if it is filling and not pumping out or a fill valve issue if it is just not filling. Check it out and see

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