What does the PF error mean

My Kenmore Elite HE3t front loading washing machine, will not complete a wash cycle without flashing error code PF, what does this mean?

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PF is power failure error meaning electricity has been interrupted to the machine.

An electrical interruption of any type can cause a PF error code.

Try this:

Press the Pause/Cancel/Stop button twice to clear the PF in the display.

Try to start a short cycle to check the operation of the machine by selecting a cycle and pressing and holding the start button.

Reset the breaker box, unplug the machine for 5 minutes and make sure the machine is securely plugged in afterwards.

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My Kenmore washer will wash for awhile and then cut off. It will show "PF". I can get it to start up again and it will wash for a few minutes and then cut off. If I can ever get it to the spin cycle it doesn't stop until it is finished.


Carol get in and check your wiring and solder connections with a multimeter.


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