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I have a Bosch Classixx-6 washing machine with a f-21 error.

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I have a Bosch Classixx-6 washing machine with a f-21 error. We did find shredded parts of a credit card in the drainage compartment at the bottom. We removed this and it worked ok. The f-21 disappeared after we followed some instructions. On the next wash we again have a f-21 error. It's not spinning and the time seems to be skipping. Drainage is ok but there is a funny noise. Can you advise?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Michael replied 3 years ago.
Good morning,
it is a motor or pcb fault this is a reset code as follows,
turn dial to off 12 0 clock position then turn to 6 o clock,
press and hold the spin button at same time turn it to 7 o clock,continue to hold the spin button-for 5 seconds,release button,turn off.
next time you turn on the error code should have gone ,
if it does not work go through the procedure again.
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Expert:  Michael replied 3 years ago.
Hi Elaine you can also try this if needed.
Close the door.
Set the knob to off.
Wait 2 seconds.
turn the knob to position 8 (6 o'clock).
Wait until the start led is flashing.
Press and hold the spin speed button.
Wait 2 seconds.
Turn the knob to position 9.
Release the spin speed button.
This clears the error memory.
Turn to off.
Turn to a programme.
If you still get F21, the motor or the control module is at fault.