F11 Error

Whirlpool Duet Washer F11 Error

Troubleshooting and Repair - F11 Error Code - GHW9150PW0

The Whirlpool Duet Washer F11 error code is listed as a communication error between the Motor Control Unit (MCU) and the Central Control Unit (CCU). The motor control unit is the board that controls the spin speed of the washer motor. The central control unit is the main processing board for all the washer functions. Check the wiring between the MCU and the CCU. The repair linked below shows technical details of how to fix the F11 error code.

This Whirlpool Duet Washer F11 error troubleshooting and repair information applies to model GHW9150PW0 and all the models listed under the related models section below.

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How To Fix Whirlpool Duet Washer F11 Error Code

Whirlpool Duet Washer GHW9150PW0
Questions For Error Code F11

F11 Code Door Issue?

GHW915oPWO yes it is old but still kickin'....up until recently. Getting f11 code often. thing is, if i bang on the left side of the front of the door where the hinge is located... I can get it to go back into picking up where it left off in the cycle. So I hear washer beeping...F11 code is showing...hit STOP button...bang on door... hit the green start button.. sometimes it will immediately go back into cycle...sometimes I get a DL error code. ...despite the fact that the door is still locked. But I can hear it clicking.... like it isn't getting the message or something... I repeat my process...hit STOP button...bang on left side of front door by left hinge....hit start...now it engages...continues to run and finish cycle... (usually) Sometimes I end up doing this twice during a 40 minute cycle (annoying) Not certain which part or parts would remedy this matter....the fact that I can bang on the left side of the front of the door as in where the hinge is to open and close...not where the door lock actually is...has me a little confused. Is it a door lock issue? Seems like a door lock issue. What do you think? It's weird. Thanks for your help. My dad died so I can't ask him. He knew how to fix EVERYTHING

Yes that is a door lock issue. The door lock is having issues and when it's killing the circuit between the control and user interface during the cycle the control is giving you the F11 error which is a communication error between the main control board and the user interface board, but the communication error is being caused by the door lock messing up while the cycle is running causing the control to think there is a issue between the boards but there's not. So replace the door lock assembly and it will be fine. The door lock assembly you need can be ordered at the link below:

https://prismparts.com/products/whirlpool-washer-door-lock-assembly-pp7181106?_pos=1&_sid=9a81f3d36&_ss=r

The video below shows how to change it.

https://youtu.be/lsmVh_sF_yc

Hope this helps, have a happy and safe Thanksgiving.

F11 Error Code: fixed it three times works for a couple of weeks/months then F11 again.

F11 Error Code: fixed it three times works for a couple of weeks/months then F11 again. Model #: GHW9150PW0

You need to replace the motor and the motor control, the motor is drawing too many amps and burning up the motor control boards. You can get both of them certified pre-owned for a decent price at the links below:

Click here for motor control board

Click here for motor

 

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Related Whirlpool Duet Washer Models
This F11 error code also applies to the following models
GHW9150PW0
GHW9150PW4
GHW9150PW1
GHW9300PW4
GHW9150PW3
GHW9150PW2
GHW9160PW0
GHW9300PW0
GHW9300PW1
GHW9160PW4
GHW9300PW2
7MGHW9150PW0
GHW9160PW1
GHW9160PW3
7MGHW9150PW1
7MGHW9150PW2
GHW9300PW3
GHW9160PW2