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George-Allsorts, Senior Appliance Technicial Manager
Category: Appliance
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Experience:  A whitegoods technician with 30+ years service in Domestic Appliance Service & Repair, and General Mechanical & Electrical Repair
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Miele 101 washing machine is flashing fault "waterproof" and

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miele 111 washer flashing fault "waterproof"

Hello, my name is George..

You have water in the base of the appliance... you need to remove the dishwasher from its housing and tilt the dishwasher backwards slightly to remove the water.. The dishwasher should then work.. however, the problem may re-appear; if it does you'll need to find the source of the water ingress.

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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

it isnt a dishwasher it is a miele 111 washing machine. I clearly stated that

Yes sorry Lorna.. It is the same problem..

Water ingress into the base of the appliance has tripped the anti flood system.. you need to discard the water and then your appliance will be ok, unless you have a leak... If it happens again you need to find the source of the water ingress and solve it.

Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Ok thank you very much

You're very welcome.. Please rate the assistance given.