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Kelly, Appliance Technician
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I have a Bosch was20160 compact washer that stopped working.

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I have a Bosch was20160 compact washer that stopped working. And beeps three times repeatedly and has 3 of the status lifts lot :
Regular spin
Replaced the motor but still the same problem. Can't find a manual for this model so any thoughts?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Should have read " has 3 status lights lit" regular spin, spin and end.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Would be great to know what fault is indicated by this combination of lights.
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 year ago.

Hi, welcome to Just Answer. My name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you! There are several different models with different control systems. Can you please double check that model number and post the rest of the characters after the WAS20160, please? The error code is likely a sensor fault but I will need the complete model to verify.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Model number WAS20160UC/28
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 year ago.

The tech sheet for your machine with the error code listing as well as the diagnostic instructions is attached.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Great. Looks like error 43. Where is the speed sensor in this machine?
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 year ago.

It is built into the motor. Check the motor connections to make sure they are secure as well as the harness into the control module.