UK Whitegoods Domestic Appliance Help & Support Forums

Washing Machine Help Forum

Bosch Logixx 8 E57 error

This forum is for support, help and questions you have about washing machines and washer dryers. For washing machine spares click here

Get spare parts for washing machines

Buy washing machine spare parts in our store for all major washing machine makes and models including many low cost compatible spares or contact us and we will find the parts you need for you


by Woody Rocks » Wed Aug 02, 2017 7:12 pm

Hello, I have a Bosch Logixx 8 washing machine serial no WAS32461GB/01 showing the error code E57. I have replaced the door lock mechanism and reset but the error code returns. I would appreciate any further thoughts and guidance
User avatar
Woody Rocks
Whitegoods Newbie
Whitegoods Newbie
 
Posts: 2
Joined: Wed Aug 02, 2017 7:05 pm

 Support The Repair Community

How you can help in supporting out community is simple, just just use repairers from our online repair search if you need an appliance repaired

Buy any parts you need in our store that helps fund and maintain this website and the free use of it.

Don't use an adblocker.

That's all you need to do and we all appreciate your support and assistance.

by 1totalshambles » Sat Aug 05, 2017 5:11 pm

Hi
Well I had a look on ye I/net and found someone who appears to have come a cropper as per yourself.
His problem just the same similar non brush motor i.e. an inverter type brushless motor as per your model. With the back removed on the right there is a pcboard which is the motor control board. Seems that that might have blown, it has on this other chaps, so power off and have a look. If you can see that it has blown you now have to find out why ( there might not be a why it might have gone because, well it went pop! ) otherwise things get even more expensive and there lies the problem. On the limited experience I have on this modern c21st stuff it is doubtful it`ll be the motor that caused it, could`ve been the original door lock shorting out .....difficult to say. If you have a test meter I`d check the element too because I have come across the elements going pop on the internal fuse because the relay triggers the element to come on ON SPIN so with no water in the machine whilst you`ve got the back off. If I can up with any other info I`ll post it here but info very poorly available. You might also want to have a look at the instrument pcb too just in case that has gone pop.
I have grave reservations on the quality of Bosch washing machines of the last 10 years. Their dishwashers are even worse, terrible contraptions. Just my opinion.
User avatar
1totalshambles
Valued Contributor
Valued Contributor
 
Posts: 293
Joined: Mon May 25, 2015 12:39 pm

by Martin » Sat Aug 05, 2017 6:37 pm

Inverter board failure (part no: 00706019)....costly failing :(
User avatar
Martin
Appliance Master
Appliance Master
 
Posts: 26565
Joined: Thu Jun 19, 2003 12:00 am
Location: Over the hill

by 1totalshambles » Sat Aug 05, 2017 8:09 pm

Thanks for supplying the part number Martin for the unlucky fellow.
User avatar
1totalshambles
Valued Contributor
Valued Contributor
 
Posts: 293
Joined: Mon May 25, 2015 12:39 pm

by Woody Rocks » Tue Aug 08, 2017 7:55 pm

Thanks for your comments. I was quoted between £90 and £165 for the PCB with at least two weeks before dispatched. Not good enough turnaround for my good lady who found a one-year-old Zanussi for £90 which is now installed.
User avatar
Woody Rocks
Whitegoods Newbie
Whitegoods Newbie
 
Posts: 2
Joined: Wed Aug 02, 2017 7:05 pm

by 1totalshambles » Sat Aug 12, 2017 10:07 pm

A bargain.
User avatar
1totalshambles
Valued Contributor
Valued Contributor
 
Posts: 293
Joined: Mon May 25, 2015 12:39 pm



 Do you need an appliance repair?

Find local approved washing machine repair companies using our free search to find approved companies in your area from our database of hundreds that will repair almost any broken washing machine and help support the people that offer help for free

“Find
    
    
    
    
     
    
    

Return to Washing Machine Help Forum

http://www.ukwhitegoods.co.uk/