I have a few references to the Hoover error 8 message in my technical manuals. They are listed for the Hoover Vision HD series washing machines, Hoover 3 phase autowashers, and the Hoover Nextra and Optima models. Hoover Vision: Error 8 = Tacho fault Nextra: Error 8 = Motor jammed / Drum shaft jammed orread the full article..
Washing Machine Error Codes
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In the old days error codes on appliances just didn’t exist. In some ways those were better times. However, they do come with some serious advantages as well as the disadvantages. Before error codes, when an appliance went faulty, instead of aborting the program and displaying a mysterious error code – it soldiered on regardlessread the full article..
Basic UK Indesit washing machines fitted with a rotary control dial can’t indicate error codes directly. They don’t have an electronic display. So they indicate errors by clicking the dial continuously round and flashing the door lock light a set number of times. If the door light (LED) flashes 10 times it means, “Pressure switchread the full article..
I received an enquiry from someone who had a Hoover Nextra, which was stopping mid-cycle. The start light and delay start light were flashing 3 times indicating error code 3. The door would also not open and the door locked light remained illuminated. Hoover Nextra error code 3 means The full explanation is – “Pumpread the full article..
An Indesit washing machine producing error F04 is producing an error code that means, “pressure switch jammed on empty – check pressure switch and module”. (or if fitted with a rotary dial that clicks round and round accompanied by 4 cyclical flashes of the LED). The pressure switch works on air pressure and lets theread the full article..
Here’s a question I answered about an Indesit washer dryer with flashing lights and a timer dial clicking round continuously. Flashing lights usually indicate an error, and counting the light flashes (if they are flashing in a cycle and not continuously) can reveal an error code. “I have an Indesit WD12 washer dryer. The programmerread the full article..