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Is washing machine too hot to touch?

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  • Washing Machines
  • Last Updated 16/04/2015

Is washing machine too hot to touch?

 

 

cause Cause

 

         ■ For cycles with high temperatures (usually above 60 degrees), front-loading washing machines use a washing heater.

            Therefore, the exterior gets hot as internal temperature rises.

 

            drying, washing heater

                             <Drying heater>                               <Washing heater>

 

 

 

how to fix How to fix

      

         ■ Washing machine can get hot during operation.

 

                                                     

                                                                   <Drying heater>

                     structure of washer

 

                                   <Structure of washer>

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