Amana washer error codes

The Amana Corporation, which was established in 1934, is now among the most known American brands of household appliances. It is a subsidiary of the Whirpool Corporation.

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Amana NFW5700B washer error codes

If you experiencePossible CausesSolution
“Sd” (Excess suds) appears in displayExcessive suds in washer. Washer is running a suds reduction routine.Allow the washer to continue. Use only HE detergent. Always measure detergent, and base detergent quantity on load size. Follow detergent manufacturer’s instructions.
F8 followed by E1 (water supply error) appears in displayCheck for proper water supply.Both hoses must be attached and have water flowing to the inlet valve.
Both hot and cold water faucets must be on.
Inlet valve screens on washer may be clogged.
Remove any kinks in the inlet hose.
Touch POWER once to clear the code. Then touch POWER again to restart washer. If code appears again, call for service.
F9 followed by E1 (drain pump system error) appears in displayCheck plumbing for correct drain hose installation. Drain hose extends into standpipe farther than 416" (114 mm).Check drain hose for proper installation.
Make sure the drain hose is not kinked, pinched, or blocked.
Remove any clogs from drain hose.
Use drain hose form and securely attach to drainpipe or tub.
Lower drain hose if the end is higher than 96" (2.4 m) above the floor.
Not using HE detergent or using too much HE detergent.Use only HE detergent. Always measure detergent and follow manufacturer’s directions based on load size and soil level.
F5 followed by E2 (door will not lock) appears in displayWasher door not locking.Touch POWER to cancel the cycle. Make sure the door is closed completely and latching. Check for items in the washer drum that may be keeping the door from closing completely.
F7 followed by E1 (motor drive error) appears in displayMotor is having difficulty turning the drum.Washer is tightly packed. Remove some items. See “Cycle Guide” for load size recommendations. Make sure that all shipping materials have been removed. See the Installation Instructions.
“rL” (remove load) appears in displayLoad detected in drum during Clean Washer with affresh® cycle.Remove items from washer drum and restart Clean Washer with affresh® cycle.
Washer making error beepsDoor has not been opened and closed for at least 3 cycles.This code may appear when the washer is first turned on. Open and close the door to clear the display.
Washer beeps when HOLD TO START is touchedDoor not closed.Close the door completely.
F# E# code other than as described above appears in displaySystem error code.Touch POWER once to clear the code. Then touch POWER again to restart washer. If code appears again, call for service.
“nt” (interrupted) appears in displayThe cycle was paused or cancelled.The washer can take 20 to 30 minutes to stop spinning and drain and will display this error code during that time. Touch POWER once to clear the code. Then touch POWER again to restart washer.
Clean Washer LED flashing at end of wash cycleThe washer has run 30 wash cycles and is indicating a reminder to run the Clean Washer cycle.Run the Clean Washer cycle. If the Clean Washer cycle is not turned on, the LED will stop flashing at the end of a wash cycle after running 3 more regular wash cycles. After 30 more wash cycles are completed, the Clean Washer LED will again flash at the end of a wash cycle as a reminder.

Amana NFW7200TW washer error codes

LED DisplayDescriptionDiagnostic code
ndThe water level fails to drop below the Low Water level reset within 15 minutes, before a spin begins.1
LODoor failed to unlock after 3 attempts.2
nFContinuous fill of 12 minutes. Total fill of 14 minutes.3
FLDoor failed to lock after 3 attempts.4
LEWater sensor level fault.8
OEA fault is detected in the water level sensor. Data (frequency) shows the water level is at or above the overflow level.E
E2A key is sensed to be pressed more than 30 seconds, the key will be assumed to be stuck.15
dcNever exceeded 400 rpm due to an unbalanced load.10
odThe door has not been opened after two complete wash cycles. Door switch was not seen open since the last two final spins.17
dLOpen door lock switch with motor running.18
dSDoor switch is read as open and the door locked switch is read as locked.22
bEMotor tach signal exists without motor running.25
tEAbnormal high/low temp or ohm resistance seen.29