Tip & How-To about Kenmore Elite 45986 Front Load Washer
This advice is for Kenmore Elite and Whirlpool Duet model FRONT LOADERS displaying the “F21” error code.
“F21” is a Long Drain error. If the drain time exceeds 8 minutes this error code will be displayed. In addition, a “SUDS” error may also be displayed. This may be an indication of a drain pump problem and/or clog in the drain line. You will need to check the following:
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May 08, 2015 | Washing Machines
Aug 21, 2011 | Kenmore Washing Machines
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F21 error is displayed when the washer is unable to drain, press PAUSE/CANCEL button twice to clear the display. After this please check the drain hose and drain pump filter for any blockages and make sure it is not clogged with foreign particles. You can also check the drain pump to verify that its working. Please get back to me if you have any other questions.
Jun 28, 2011 | Whirlpool Duet GHW9150P Front Load Washer
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