If you are experiencing Bosch washing machine power problems, this quick guide will give you steps on how to handle the situation…
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Bosch Washing Machine Power Cut — How To Fix
If your Bosch washing machine power cuts in the middle of a cycle, here are the problems to look for…
1. Damaged Power Cord
Your Bosch washing machine will not be able to work if the power cord burns out. Unplug the cord from the outlet and inspect it to see if it’s burnt. If your washer’s power cord is damaged, you’ll need to replace it. Here’s how to do this…
Step 1. Disconnect your washing machine’s power cord from the outlet before starting this repair in order to prevent electrical damage.
Step 2. With a Torx screwdriver, loosen the screws holding the top panel to the cabinet. Slide the top panel backwards a few inches, then lift it off the cabinet.
Step 3. Unplug the power cord wire connectors from the fuses at the back of the cabinet. Disconnect the power cord grounding wire.
Step 4. Release the power cord retainer from the cabinet using a flat-blade screwdriver. Pull the cord out of the cabinet, then use a flat-blade screwdriver to pry the retainer off the power cord.
Step 5. Discard the old power cord and remove the new one from its packaging. Slide the retainer onto the new power cord.
Step 6. Pass the connectors of the new power cord through the opening on the cabinet, then snap the retainer into place.
Step 7. Plug the new power cord wires to the fuses and plug in the grounding wire as well.
Step 8. Place the top panel back onto the cabinet, then apply the screws at the back using your Torx screwdriver.
Step 9. Plug your machine back into the electrical outlet, then try turning the appliance on to see if the issue has been fixed.
2. Faulty Electrical Outlet
To determine if your washing machine’s electrical outlet is damaged, unplug the washer’s power cord and try plugging another appliance in.
If the second appliance doesn’t work, it indicates that the electrical outlet is damaged. You’ll need to call an electrician to take a look at the issue.
Bosch Washing Machine Tripping Power — Solution
If your Bosch washing machine keeps tripping the circuit, it indicates that the drive motor assembly is damaged. In order to fix this issue, you’ll need to replace the motor assembly. To learn how to do this, read this article.
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Bosch Washing Machine Door Locked With No Power — Quick Fix
If your Bosch washing machine door is locked even with the power turned off, it indicates that the lock assembly is defective.
To unlock your machine’s door, loop some string around the door assembly and pull the two ends firmly together away from the door lock (this should force the door lock open manually.
If any other door lock issues occur, it is advised that you replace the entire lock assembly. To learn how to do this, read this article.