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WE have a Hoover VT 816D22X machine the red light door lock

Customer Question

WE have a Hoover VT 816D22X machine the red light door lock light just keeps flashing
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: First time .......we are trying to get it started although it has been left idle for a year!......
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Depends what it is that needs doing
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: we have followed all the instructions for quick start , although we find it hard to get the display to show H00 ... we then press stat button and the display seems to go to 3: 66
JA: Just to clarify, what's the make and model of the appliance? And has it done this before?
Customer: Hoover Vision Tech VT816 D22 8kg
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: UK Appliance
Expert:  Kelly replied 6 months ago.

Hi, my name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you!

Expert:  Kelly replied 6 months ago.

The lock assembly is most likely faulty. Does the door lock, even though the lock light flashes? Does it make any noise, like clicking or humming/buzzing?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Machine seems to work now but it is not draining properly , there is water let in it after completion of the cycle!..
Expert:  Kelly replied 6 months ago.

In the diagram at the link below, number 94d is the pump filter, Have you cleaned this filter?