what does Lo Fl mean on maytag washer

  • The term "Lo FL" on a Maytag washer typically refers to a "Low Flow" error. This error message indicates that the washer is not receiving an adequate water supply or there is a problem with the water flow.

    If you encounter the "Lo FL" error on your Maytag washer, you can try the following troubleshooting steps:

    Check water supply: Ensure that the water supply valves to the washer are fully open. Make sure there is sufficient water pressure coming from the supply.

    Clean inlet screens: The inlet screens located on the back of the washer where the water hoses connect can become clogged with debris over time. Disconnect the hoses and clean the screens using a soft brush or cloth.

    Verify hose connections: Ensure that the water hoses are properly connected to the how to remove front panel of maytag washer back of the washer and that there are no kinks or obstructions in the hoses.

    Check for obstructions: Inspect the inlet valve on the washer for any blockages that may be impeding water flow. Clean any debris if found.

    Restart the washer: If you have performed the above steps, try restarting the washer to see if the error clears. Sometimes a temporary glitch or issue can trigger the error message.

    If the "Lo FL" error persists after attempting these steps, it may indicate a more significant issue with the water inlet valve, pressure sensor, or other components of the washer. In such cases, it is recommended to consult the Maytag customer support or schedule a service call to have a qualified technician diagnose and resolve the problem.

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