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We started thewasher without the water being on and it gave

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We started thewasher without the water being on and it gave us a code. we turned the water on but it wont reset. the washer is making a churning sound, but we cant even turn it on
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 1 year ago.

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What is the washer make and the complete model and error code please.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
May tag maxima XL steam error code E08 F01. The error code disappeared when we hit the power button and now we can't turn it back on to see it. But when plugged In it makes a noise like its runnubg
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 1 year ago.

That would typically be a water inlet error, check the water supply to the unit and see if you have good supply to the unit. Make sure you do not have a flood safe hose to the unit that may have tripped off. If the water supply is good and you hear a humming you likely need a new valve. If you have the exact model tag off the unit I can get you a link to parts as well.

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