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I loaded laundary and detergents but forgot to turn on the

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I loaded laundary and detergents but forgot to turn on the water tap and started the wash cycle. Now the machine is locked and not responding to any control
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 1 year ago.

The washer is just in flood mode right now. If it tries to fill for more than 6 minutes, it will go into flood mode because it's not sure if the sensor is reading properly for the water level. In flood mode it will drain for 30 minutes straight---then the washer will reset on it's own and unlock. So just leave the washer plugged in for 30 minutes straight and the washer will unlock and reset on it's own so you can use the washer like normal.

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Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 1 year ago.

Hello again. I'm just following up because I haven't heard back from you and I see this question is still open. Is there anything else I can help you with?