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J5

Member Since 12 Jul 2009
Offline Last Active Yesterday, 03:33 PM

#296777 Fisher Paykel Washer GWL11 US Won't Drain

Posted by J5 on 20 June 2014 - 05:45 PM

ok you dont need ito remove the basket

 

water is getting through the pump

 

turn the machine on at the wall and turn the machine on but dont start anything

 

leave it for 5 mins

 

tilt the machine back against the wall so you can access the divertor valve

 

pull the plug from the wall and touch the divertor with your finger and see if it is warm/hot

 

if it is then you need a new controller

 

if it isnt then you need to pull the pipework off and see if there is a blockage after the diverter out to the drain hose

 

or the lever on the divertor is broken and not switching across




#295565 Fisher & Paykel wa42t26gw1 Stops Before Drainingbeeping wash rinse spin

Posted by J5 on 05 June 2014 - 01:04 AM

pump is either blocked or overheating and shutting off




#295406 Windows 8: Is it Great?

Posted by J5 on 03 June 2014 - 11:45 PM

the word from the tech guys down here is if you are using 7 then going to 8 isnt much advantage

 

and IMHO if its not broke and doing what you want then why change ?




#293234 Fisher & Paykel IWL12 washer - draining very slowly, error message 37 dur...

Posted by J5 on 09 May 2014 - 09:13 PM

your issues is in the divertor area

 

either its blocked there or the divertor is broken

 

i mentioned  previously to go looking in the divertor area




#293001 Repair or Replace Query for Fridge

Posted by J5 on 07 May 2014 - 08:43 PM

sounds like you are getting warm air in , thats the common thing with ice issues

 

check door closing , door seals




#292286 Fisher Paykel DD605I Top drawer not finishing cycle.

Posted by J5 on 29 April 2014 - 10:36 PM

not finishing the cycle could mean anything

 

early 605's had issues with heater plates burning out

 

if it doesnt heat it will come up with an f4 fault and still have water inside

 

if it faults meaning red light on the front you then look inside at the cycle lights and see which ones

are on to determine the fault code

 

in diagnostics you can check the heater plate for heat , i get to the correct diagnostic and then operater the heater

while putting hand on the heater plate to check , beware it gets hot fast and dont leave it on too long or you can pop the

thermal fuse on the plate

 

an easy check then if you have no heat is to swap controller from top to bottom and try again , you can then confirm

controller or heater , save time and money 

 

i usually get 9/10 heater and 1/10 controller




#289243 Fisher Paykel GWL15 error code. Bad control panel?

Posted by J5 on 27 March 2014 - 01:54 PM

your valve may have been faulty , you need to check the resistance , but if you have changed the valves and

still have the issue then yes the board needs replacement

 

they sometimes do just fail




#288789 any Rat stories out there?

Posted by J5 on 22 March 2014 - 10:23 PM

wonder why the washer wouldnt cut the water off someone ate through the pressure tube

 

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#288785 photos of things i see onsite

Posted by J5 on 22 March 2014 - 09:57 PM

its been a while so heres some new ones that ive had kicking around

 

when big capacitors go bang

 

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its strange what you find in the not so good part of town

 

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#288476 Fisher & Paykel DD605 - high pitched whining noise

Posted by J5 on 19 March 2014 - 03:29 AM

remove the rotor and check for any debris

 

check the rotor for delamination or seperation of the rotor

 

check the bottom one as well

check the 3 locating legs sometimes they bend in and run and make noise

 

if it looks ok put it in the bottom and test as they sometime will be noisy in 1 drawer and not the other

 

part is 524285p




#287630 Fisher Paykel Parts?

Posted by J5 on 13 March 2014 - 12:22 AM

 

Typical truck stock parts can consist of rotors for the dishdrawer and drain pumps for the washers.

 

common things to use

 

dd603 mains filter board

rotors

 

i used to use a lot of out of balance switches but not so many now and would prob just source a generic switch anyway

 

inlet valves 12 and 24 volt

12 volt ran up to about 1998 so you might not see many

 

the later to current models use a 2in1 and about 2006 modes are failing a bit now

 

rps is fairly common but havent done many of late

 

drain pumps and suspension rods , have been doing a lot of 2008/9 aquasmart suspension kits recently for out of balance issues




#285451 F11 Error, regular customer at the time.

Posted by J5 on 21 February 2014 - 03:47 PM

Mike i agree with you on some points

 

im not sure of this particular product or what the the fault is

 

we do dryers that are mounted on the wall and customers are told to remove it before we come as its not something i can get on or off

the wall by myself and also due to property damage risk

 

if i go to a dishwasher that has been uninstalled then i fix it and the customer is responsible for the reinstall and the risk associated and this is noted on the job invoice

 

same applies with fridges mounted on a 6 inch step , if they need to come out them hey customer your job to get it out, when its out call me back , im not taking the fall on a damage claim

 

im sorry your use and care booklet states standard installations, if you wish to go outside the manufacture specs then you are responsible for any removal and reinstallation

 

but my last point is to gauge what the customer is like, if they are a pain in the arse then yes run as fast as you can ;)




#284564 Bosch Dishwasher stains... Rust/Burns?

Posted by J5 on 14 February 2014 - 08:55 PM

water issue

 

could be your pipes in the house or

 

is it connected to hot water ?, could be coming out of your HW service




#283439 FP GW11 Error 37 & Drain Pump Test

Posted by J5 on 04 February 2014 - 02:11 PM

cheap way use a couple of spade connectors

 

best way replace the harness as it will break the wire again in a year or 2




#280328 Good War Story

Posted by J5 on 07 January 2014 - 02:09 AM

The only place where I'm not the only one who can name the appliance in the tv show in the first 5 seconds of seeing it.

 

yeh i saw a dishdrawer in the back ground of the kitchen the other day when i was watching por , oops a movie ;)







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