Whirlpool Cabrio Platinum Washer Error Codes

Whirlpool Cabrio Platinum washing machines are equipped with a function of an electronic error code detection in the case of some malfunctions and breakdowns. Fairly often, understanding the meaning of an error, the user could rid of a breakage or a fault by yourself without calling a repair service or a workshop. For your convenience, we present the list of the error codes typical for Whirlpool Cabrio Platinum washers. Here you can find the decoding of a certain fault. In addition, the table includes a description of a malfunction, the reasons of its appearance and possible ways of elimination.

CodesCauseSolutions
oL (overloaded) appears in displayLoad too large.If an overload is detected, the washer will drain any water and detergent in the washer. Remove several items and add HE detergent. Close lid and press START/PAUSE.
uL (unbalanced load) appears in displayLoad not balanced. The washer is running a load-balance correction routine.Allow the machine to continue. If the dial is flashing and the machine has stopped, redistribute the load, close the lid, and press START/PAUSE.
LF (too long to fill) appears in displayWasher taking too long to fill. Drain extends more than 4.5" (114 mm) into standpipe.Check plumbing for correct drain hose installation. Use drain hose form and attach securely to drainpipe or tub. Do not tape over drain opening. See “Installation Instructions”.
Ld (too long to drain water) appears in displayWasher taking too long to drain water. Drain extends more than 4.5" (114 mm) into standpipe.Check plumbing for correct drain hose installation. Use drain hose form and attach securely to drainpipe or tub. Do not tape over drain opening.
Lower drain hose if the end is higher than 96" (2.4 m) above the floor. Remove any clogs from drain hose. See “Installation Instructions”.
HC (Hot and Cold hoses reversed) appears in displayHot and cold inlet hoses have been installed incorrectly.This code will appear at the end of the wash cycle to indicate that cold water hose is connected to the hot water inlet and hot water hose is connected to the cold water inlet.
Sd (Excess suds) appears in displayExcessive suds in washer. Washer is running a suds reduction routine.Allow the washer to continue. Use only HE detergent. Always measure detergent, and base detergent quantity on load size. Follow detergent manufacturer’s instructions. If the dial is flashing, reselect your desired cycle using a cold wash temperature, and press START/PAUSE. Do not add detergent.
dL (Lid cannot lock) appears in displayAn item in the load may be keeping the lid from locking.Check for items directly under the lid.
lid (Lid opened) appears in displayWasher lid left open.Close the lid to clear the display. If the lid is left open for more than 10 minutes, the cycle will reset and water in the washer will drain.
dU (Lid cannot unlock) appears in displayObjects on washer lid prevent it from unlocking.Remove objects, such as a basket of laundry, from the top of the washer.
F## code (F-type error code) appears ^in displaySystem error code.Press START/PAUSE once to clear the code. Then press START/PAUSE again to restart washer. If code appears again, call for service.