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Help & Advice: Hotpoint Tumble Dryer Error Codes

Hotpoint Tumble Dryer Error Codes

Error codes are a way of showing you a specific fault with your Hotpoint tumble dryer. Learn what each doe is and try and fix the problem without needing a repair. If you require further assistance then you can contact Pacifica for free advice or arrange a call out for your Hotpoint tumble dryer repair.

Error Code
Fault Description
Electronic circuit board fault: Tumble Dryers is not operating – some or all functions are not selectable.
Motor circuit fault: Intermittent or no drum rotation during wash cycle.
Temperature sensing fault: Tumble Dryers not heating on wash or dry settings.
Waste pipe blockage or pump issue: Tumble Dryers door will not open / the door can be opened but water remains inside the drum.
Door lock fault: Tumble Dryers door cannot be opened or closed / when the door is closed the machine the programme will not start.
Electronic circuit board fault / heating circuit fault: During a wash cycle the programme pauses part way through/ the machine is not heating and the pump runs continuously.
Heater fault: During a wash cycle the programme pauses part way through.
Software fault: Tumble Dryers isn’t operating multiple flashing lights and/or display. Unable to select a programme.
Pump circuit fault: Water remains in Tumble Dryers / not pumping out.
Electronic control fault: Tumble Dryers is not operating (turning on).
Dryer temperature sensing fault (washer dryers only): Washer dryer is not drying clothes.
Drum lock position sensor fault (top loading machines only): Tumble Dryers drum is stopping in the wrong position or is not locked in the correct position.
Internal data error: Some or all display / functions do not work on my tumble dryers.

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