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My Beko Wm5140W washing machine has stopped working. I have

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Customer: My Beko Wm5140W washing machine has stopped working. I have just replaced I have just replaced the motor brushes as they were worn down to nothing.
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: Now when turned on, it starts to fill for approx 3 seconds then stops. Nothing else happens. No flashing lights, nothing drains etc. After a while it go's back to the 'Ready' light as if the cycle is complete.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: UK Appliance
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Is there a way to enter test mode on this model?
There is a test mode tutorial on youtube for the WM5100W but not for my WM5140W machine.
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 year ago.

Hi, welcome to Just Answer. My name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you! I suspect the issue is with the main electronic control, perhaps damaged by the worn brushes. Did it appear that there was heavy arcing around the motor brush area?