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When the machine is turned on the Eco light flashes

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When the machine is turned on the Eco light flashes accompanied by continual beeps. I have checked the filter etc. Any thoughts?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Michael replied 11 months ago.

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Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Fagor LF1-0471T
4 years old
Expert:  Michael replied 11 months ago.

Hi, thank you for that information.

Please try one thing so I can rule out a simple glitch.

Turn off power to your dishwasher at the mains for 30 full minutes.

Then turn it back on, llet me know exactly what it does before you turn t on, and then when you turn it on if possible?

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Customer: replied 11 months ago.
OK. Have turned off at mains at 4.40, so will come back to you at 5.10.
Expert:  Michael replied 11 months ago.

Great!

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Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Turned on machine at wall. Then pressed Power Switch. 1 beep and all lights on Control Panel come on and off briefly. Then 30 bleeps while Eco light flashes accompanied by On/Off light and salt refil light remain on. Could be salt refil, but in past machine would still work even if salt refil indicator was on.
Expert:  Michael replied 11 months ago.

Hi sometimes they will get stuck (hung up if the salt is either empty or caked up.

These machines wont always respond this way and will sometimes work for a white without salt etc, its only when the computer on the main board realizes this and halts operations.

I would try re filling the salt with the power turned off at the main.

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Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Thanks Michael. I will tell my tenant to refill the salt as you suggested. I have given you a rating and will see if that solves the problem before I tip you!
Expert:  Michael replied 11 months ago.

Hi thank you, ***** ***** doesn't not do the trick, please let me know and I will help you further.

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