As of 2015, consumer reviews for the Whirlpool Duet washer are available on Whirlpool's website, The Home Depot's website and Amazon.com. The washer has received positive overall ratings from users.
Whirlpool Duet washers are ENERGY STAR certified, so the appliances meet government standards to help consumers save money on utility bills and conserve natural resources. The Duet washers are also CEE Tier III rated, which is the Consortium for Energy Efficiency's highest efficiency rating.
To unlock the control panel on a Whirlpool Duet washer, hold the End of Cycle Signal button for about three seconds. Once the Control Lock indicator light turns off, the control panel is unlocked.
The error codes that appear on the Whirlpool Duet washer include "F/H," "F/02," "F/05," "F/06," "F/07," "F/09," "F/10," "F/11," "F/13," "F/14," "F/15," "Sud," "F/dL" and "F/dU." Each error code indicates to the user a different potential problem with the washer or load being washed.
Error codes for a washing machine, such as the Whirlpool Duet front loading automatic unit, can contain a F followed by two digits like F07, F09 and F10. The F07 error code refers to a motor control unit error that may require replacement, and the F09 code stands for an overflow condition. This mode
While consumers of Whirlpool's line of Duet washers largely post very positive reviews on the company's website, some have complained of long wash-cycle times, a noisy spin cycle and a loud signal sound at the end of cycle. A handful of consumers found a problem with the internal computer.
A Whirlpool Duet washer manual can be downloaded from the company's website, as of 2015. The owner's manual is available in either English or Spanish.
Whirlpool Duet washer fault codes can be found in the Duet repair guide, which can be found online on websites such as Applianceassistant.com. The Duet repair guide shows possible error codes, what the codes mean and the steps needed to correct each associated problem. The Duet repair guide also inc
A Whirlpool Duet washer that is not agitating can be fixed by replacing the motor coupling, tightening the drive belt or changing the drive motor. Appliance owners who are not experienced in fixing Whirlpool washers are advised to contact a qualified appliance repair person to fix the problem.
Whirlpool Duet products and parts can be purchased at big box stores, such as Best Buy, or via online retailers, such as Amazon. Hardware stores, such as The Home Depot, also stock Whirlpool Duet washers and dryers.