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My candy washing machine door light just flashes. It won't

Customer Question

Hello my candy washing machine door light just flashes. It won't fill up or start
JA: What's the make and model of your washing machine? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: Candy 400 A+energy
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: All the lights come on. I shut the door. Press start but nothing happens. The door security light just keeps flashing
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: UK Appliance
Expert:  bonzaco replied 1 month ago.

Hi my name is ***** ***** You have one of three problems they are in order -

a. A faulty door switch.

b. The cable between the door switch and the main printed circuit board (PCB) is faulty.

c. The PCB is faulty.

First thing I would do is spray some WD40 into the door latch hole, then set up the porgream, press start and finally slam the door - sometimes this works (if so at some stage you will need to replace the door switch)

Customer: replied 1 month ago.

Hello thank you for replying. I have already tried that didn't work. Door security light just keeps flashing.

Expert:  bonzaco replied 1 month ago.

OK in that case - do I assume that you dont have a multimeter?