Whirlpool  Dryer  Error Codes for Cabrio Models

These error code explanations can help when troubleshooting a problem with your Whirlpool Cabrio dryer. For repair how-to help, visit the PartsDirect repair help section, which includes repair help for dryers, other major appliances, lawn and garden equipment, garage door openers, vacuum cleaners and more. You can also search for owner’s manuals, get advice from an expert and find dryer replacement parts

Error Code Condition Check/Repair Shop Parts
AF Exhaust air flow restriction The exhaust air flow to the outside of your home is restricted. Unplug the dryer and clear the exhaust air duct system going to the outside of your home.
PF Power failure A power failure occurred while the dryer was running. Press Start to continue the cycle or press Stop to clear the display. If this code frequently appears, check the power cord and replace it if it's damaged.
Power cord
F-01 Main electronic control board failure Unplug the dryer for 5 minutes and the plug the dryer back in. If the code reappears, replace the main electronic control board.
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Main electronic control board
F-02 User interface keypad failure A stuck button on the user interface control board causes this code. If you can't free the stuck key, replace the user interface control board.
User interface control board
F-22 Exhaust thermistor failure Unplug the dryer. Check the resistance of the exhaust thermistor (temperature sensor). It should measure about 10,000 ohms at room temperature. If the thermistor is defective, replace it.
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Thermistor
F-23 Exhaust thermistor failure Unplug the dryer. Check the resistance of the exhaust thermistor. It should measure about 10,000 ohms at room temperature. If the thermistor is defective, replace it.
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Thermistor
F-26 Drive motor failure Unplug the dryer. Check the wiring connections between the main electronic control board and the drive motor. If the wiring connections are sound, replace the drive motor.
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Drive motor
F-28 Moisture sensor failure Check the wiring harness connections between the moisture sensor and the main electronic control board. If the wiring connections are sound, replace the moisture sensor.
Moisture sensor
F29 Moisture sensor failure Check the wiring harness connections between the moisture sensor and the main electronic control board. If the wiring connections are sound, replace the moisture sensor.
Moisture sensor
F-31 Low L2 voltage The L2 leg of 240 volt power is below 30 volts. Check the house circuit breakers for the dryer and reset the L2 breaker if it's tripped. Unplug the dryer and check the power cord wire connections on the terminal block. Reconnect any loose wires or replace the power cord if it's damaged. Have an electrician check the 240 volt power supply for the dryer.
Power cord
F-47 Not used This error code may appear when entering diagnostics but you should ignore it because it isn't used.