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LG Tromm washer problem.

I'm a little perplexed by our 6 year old LG Tromm washer. Two weeks ago we replaced the hot water valve after we got "FE" error codes and the water wouldn't stop filling. It was only occurring with the hot water was used. After the replacement, the hot water still wouldn't stop filling so I started using cold water only (with the hot water turned off at the wall). Worked fine for the past 10 days and then today I did 4 loads...the first two loads washed fine on "speed wash", the third wouldn't stop filling AND wouldn't spin on "speed wash" cycle, drained it and turned off the machine and started a new cycle with same wet "unspun" clothes and so far it's fine - water shutting off and spinning. What could this be??

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From what you are describing it does sound like the control board is the problem. However, before you replace this part I would suggest testing it just to be sure. For this you will need an ohm meter and you will be looking for a open circuit. The image below will provide a wiring diagram for you to follow. You will need to check both the pressure sensor and the inlet valve connections. If one or both of there give you an infinite reading, then the board needs to be replaced. Please let me know if you need anything else. Thank you for using Manage My Life.
by Manage My Life
July 12th, 2013
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model WM2487HWM

I seem to have isolated the issue to definitely be that it just gets "stuck" (for lack of a better word) in the rinse/spin cycle. Water shuts off fine DURING washing cycle but when it gets to the last 10 or so minutes and it is in rinse/spin, the problem occurs. I've been "babysitting" the laundry the past two days. I can leave it alone until those last 10 min and then after I think it's rinsed enough and has moved to spin, I shut off the water at the wall and let it spin to finish the cycle. If I don't do that, it continues to fill until it gets the "FE code". Sounds like the control board is more likely the issue than the valve.
by Manage My Life
July 10th, 2013
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I know that it can be very frustrating to have issues with your washer. However, without your model number I can only provide some general information on this. The FE error code indicates an overflow issue. You could be experiencing an issue with the water valves (your unit has two) or the main control board. Since you have replace the hot water valve then it is most likely the problem is in the control board. There are usually some test that can be preformed to find out which part is truly the issue. If you could please reply with your model number, I can then provide a more detailed answer. Thank you for using Manage My Life.
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July 10th, 2013
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to add to my explanation above.....that final load, it agitated during "wash" just fine and the water turned off during the "filling" stage until we got to the rinse cycle - the rinse cycle seemed to go on forever and it didn't seem to be stopping the filling even when it was draining. So I turned off the cold water at the wall......it stopped filling....I turned water back on and tried to let the cycle complete. It wouldn't spin at all but just sat with the blinking "rinse" image. It won't progress to "spin" and it's not spinning at all during the rinse cycle.
by Manage My Life
July 8th, 2013
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Error codes can be confusing and frustrating when there is laundry to be done.   I have researched your question here on Manage My Life and I noticed that someone else had asked a similar question with a posted response from an expert. I attached the link for you to view (

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July 8th, 2013
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