Indesit Washer Dryer Troubleshooting

Indesit dryer problems can be considered the issue which doesn’t happen so always. But nevertheless many people had to face it and they had absolutely no idea what to do at first. So, the best thing to do in such case is to calm down and start reading the guide which is carefully attached here. It will become the wisest solution possible out of any others.

Indesit IWDC 6105 Washer Dryer Troubleshooting

Problem:Possible causes / Solutions:
The machine does not switch on.• The appliance is not plugged into the socket fully, or not enough to make contact.
• There is no power to the socket, or the fuse has blown in the mains plug.
The wash cycle does not start.• The door is not closed properly.
• The ON/OFF button has not been pressed.
• The START/PAUSE button has not been pressed.
• The water tap has not been turned on to allow water to flow into the machine.
• A delayed start has been set.
The machine does not dry.• Check the 2 sections above.
• The ‘DFIY1NG’ selector knob is in the 0 position.
The clothes are too hot when the drying cycle is finished.• A coding-down period is always added to the end of each drying cycle. If the clothes appear too hot to handle leave the door open to allow to cool further before removing from the machine.
The machine does not fill with water or the indicator light for the first wash cycle stage flashes rapidly.• The water inlet hose is kinked.
• The water inlet hose is not connected to the water supply.
• The water pressure is too low.
• The water tap has not been turned on to allow water to flow into the machine.
• There is no water supply to the house.
• The inlet valve filter is blocked.
• The START/PAUSE button has not been pressed.
The machine continuously fills with water and continually drains away or Water left in the drum or Stuck on wash.• The top of the drain hose is too low - It must be fitted at a height between 65 and 100 cm from the floor
• The drain hose is connected incorrectly to the sink trap allowing water to run into the machine, the drain hose must be positioned higher than the bottom of the sink to prevent water flowing down the drain hose • The end of the drain hose has been pushed too far down the standpipe, the ‘IT bracket should be fitted 100 mm from the end of the drain hose.
The machine does not drain or spin (error lights flashing).• The Pump filter is blocked.
• The drain hose is kinked
• The blanking cap or spigot has not been removed if connected under a sink.
• The drain hose or sink trap is blocked
The wash programme takes too long.• Programme times will vary due to water pressure, the incoming water temperature and if the wash bad goes out of balance. This will crease the programme times accordingly
The machine vibrates a lot during the spin cycle.• The feet have not been adjusted, enabling the machine to rock
• Either the Transit Bolts including the plastic spacers, or the Polystyrene Packaging have not been removed when installing the machine.
• The machine is trapped between cabinets and/or walls.
• The load is in a slight out of balance condition and machine is spinning, but at a lower speed.
The machine is noisy.• There will always be some motor, pump and drum noise during spin
The machine wont spin properly.• Out of Balance detected when attempting to go into a spin cycle - If this happens the machine will continue to try to repeat the distribution of the load required before the machine will go into higher spin speeds - This will increase the programme time accordingly. This is a safety feature to prevent damage. Out of Balance can be caused by washing a single heavy item (eg duvet, quilt, etc). - Try the programme again using a different load.
The machine leaks from the dispenser.• The dispenser drawer is blocked with detergent and requires cleaning.
• The water pressure is too high and requires turning down - turn down the tap on the water supply pipe slightly and try again.
• The machine is tilting forwards - It must be level when in its final position
The machine leaks (other than dispenser).• The fill hose is loose, check both the cabinet and tap ends.
• The fill hose is tight but still leaks, if so replace the rubber washers, or the fill hose is missing the rubber washer.
• The drain hose is not fixed in properly.
The option lights and the START/ PAUSE indicator light flash whileone of the wash cycle progress and DOOR LOCKED lights are lit in a fixed manner.• Switch off the machine and unplug it, wait for approximately 1 minute and then switch back on again. If the problem persists contact Technical Assistance Centre.
The machine smells.• The machine requires a service wash. Run a 90 degree wash cycle with deter- gent and no laundry.
The machine door cannot be opened.• The door will not open until the door lock indicator light goes out shortly after the program has finished.
Door Seal damaged at the bottom.• The door seal has drainage holes at the bottom - This is normal.
The water level is too low when the machine is washing.• The water level is correct if it can be seen at the bottom of the door.
There is too much foam.• The detergent is not suitable for machine washing (it should display the text ‘for washing machines' or ‘hand and machine wash’ or the like).
• Too much detergent was used - less detergent is required in soft water.
After completing the programme, or before starting a programme, the machine has turned itself off (no lights).• To comply with new energy saving regulations the machine is fitted with an automatic standby system. Press ‘ON/OFF’ button for 3 seconds to activate the machine, it can then either be switched off or a new programme selected.
General.• Your washing machine contains sensors that monitor progress during the wash cycle
Normally, if your machine successfully completes the cycle, there is unlikely to be anything wrong!

Indesit WIDXL 86 Washer Dryer Troubleshooting

ProblemPossible causes/Solution:
The washer-dryer won't start.• The appliance is not plugged into the socket, or not enough to make contact.
• There has been a power failure.
The wash cycle won't start.• The appliance door is not shut properly.
• The (1) button has not been pressed.
• The START/RESET button has not been pressed.
• The water tap is not turned on.
• A delayed start has been set
The washer-dryer fails to load water.• The water inlet hose is not connected to the tap.
• The hose is bent.
• The water tap is not turned on.
• There is a water shortage.
• The water pressure is insufficient.
• The START/RESET button has not been pressed.
The washer-dryer continuously loads and unloads water.• The drain hose is not fitted between 65 and 100 cm from the floor
• The free end of the hose is underwater
• The wall drainage system doesn’t have a breather pipe.
If the problem persists even after these checks, turn off the water tap. switch the appliance off and call for Assistance. If the dwelling is on one of the upper floors of a building, there may be drain trap problems causing the Washer-dryer to load and unload water continuously. In order to avoid such an inconvenience, special anti-drain trap valves are available in shops.
The washer-dryer does not drain or spin.• The programme does not foresee the draining: some programmes require enabling the draining manually
• The Easy iron option is enabled: to complete the programme, press the START/RESET button
• The drain hose is bent
• The drain duct is clogged.
The washer-dryer vibrates too much during the spin cycle.• The drum was not unblocked correctly during installation
• The Washer-dryer is not level
• The Washer-dryer is closed in between furniture cabinets and the wall
The washer-dryer leaks.• The water inlet hose is not screwed on correctly
• The detergent dispenser is obstructed
• The drain hose is not secured properly
The ON-OFF/DOOR LOCK Led flashes rapidly at the same time as at least one other LED.• Switch off the machine and unplug the appliance: wait for approximately 1 minute then switch it on again.
If the problem persists, contact Assistance.
There is too much foam.• The detergent is not suitable for machine washing
• You used too much detergent.
The washer-dryer does not dry.• The appliance is not pegged into the socket, or not enough to make contact.
• There has been a power failure.
• The appliance door is not shut properly.
• A delayed start has been set
• The DRYING knob is on the 0 setting.