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machine wont operate- pump will make noise for a few seconds

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machine wont operate- pump will make noise for a few seconds -then stops- error code F08 APPEARS ON DISPLAY
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  KevinWhiteJA replied 3 years ago.

KevinWhiteJA :

Hi, welcome to Just answer

KevinWhiteJA :

Please tell me the complete model number

KevinWhiteJA :

and how old is it ?

JACUSTOMER-zp4xcxzc- :

MODEL NO AWO/D 6507---C.4YRS

KevinWhiteJA :

ok thanks

KevinWhiteJA :

F08 means Heating element is faulty

KevinWhiteJA :

you will have to check the wire connectors to the heater

KevinWhiteJA :

if they appear fine then check the heating element with a multimeter

KevinWhiteJA :

let me know how it goes

JACUSTOMER-zp4xcxzc- :

HOW MUCH DOES A NEW ELEMENT COST?

KevinWhiteJA :

around £60

KevinWhiteJA :

you can buy it from here

KevinWhiteJA :

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JACUSTOMER-zp4xcxzc- :

I am not an electrician am

JACUSTOMER-zp4xcxzc- :

and thought I would get a step to step guide on how to fix problem-- I ll have to hire a serviceman now!!

KevinWhiteJA :

Ok

KevinWhiteJA :

you will have to pull the washer out

KevinWhiteJA :

then take the top and side panel off

KevinWhiteJA :

so that you can locate the heater

KevinWhiteJA :

and then replace it or test it

KevinWhiteJA :

let me know how it goes