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I have a top loading high efficiency washer. when I plug it in the sensing light automatically begins to blink. It won't let me put the washer into diagnostic mode. how should I proceed? Mick

Contractor's Assistant: What's the make and model of your washing machine? And can you guesstimate how old it is?

It is a Kenmore top loader with these numbers on the back w10420986. According to the former owner it is less than a year old. the manual is missing from insiee. I presume he found it . it was supposedly running hours before I picked it up. It is quite clean inside and out.

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

Nothing else I know of

Submitted: 9 months ago.Category: Appliance
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