I have a few references to the Hoover error 8, they are listed for the Hoover Vision HD series washing machines, Hoover 3 phase autowashers and the Hoover Nextra and Optima models. References vary slightly but all point to a motor fault – possibly the tacho coil – However, also check for worn carbon brushes... continue reading.
Washing Machine Error Codes
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In the old days error codes on appliances just didn’t exist. When an appliance went faulty, instead of aborting the program and displaying a mysterious error code – it soldiered on regardless and displayed symptoms. At times these symptoms might be quite nasty such as boiling all your laundry or flooding the kitchen, but often... continue reading.
Many basic UK Indesit washing machines fitted with a rotary dial indicate error codes 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 switch not sensing correctly: Check pressure switch and module”. As Hotpoint and Indesit... continue reading.
Q: I have a Hoover Nextra 6 (HNL7146) and it’s stopping mid cycle and the start light and delay start light are flashing 3 times every minute or so and the door will not open and door locked light remains illuminated. Any ideas on how to fix this? A: Hoover Nextra error code 3 means... continue reading.
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 the... continue reading.
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 programmer... continue reading.