Maytag is a manufacturer of home appliances that are known for being one of the most popular home appliance manufacturers in the United States. The company was founded in 1893 and was established in Newton, Iowa, U.S.
If you are having issues with your Maytag product or if you encounter errors while using your home appliances, then you might encounter error code d16 on your device’s screen.
On this page, you will find more information about the most common causes and most relevant solutions for the Washer & Dryer error 'd16'. Do you need help straight away? Visit our support page.
The Maytag documentation indicates that error code 'd16' is caused by the following problem: "Control not receiving communications from debit card reader".
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We've created a list of solutions which you can follow if you want to solve this Washer & Dryer problem yourself. Do you need more help? Visit our support page if you need professional support with Washer & Dryer right away.
Sometimes, common device errors or server problems can also cause this error.
To fix this error, you need to try a few solutions.
Option 1: Replace the motor
If you want to try fixing this error by replacing the motor, then you need to check the user manual of your Maytag product. You will find a list of the parts that are included in your product. You will also find information about how to replace them.
When replacing the motor, there are several things that you need to keep in mind:
Option 2: Check the drive belt
You can also try checking the drive belt on your Maytag product if you are having issues with this error code. To do this, you need to check if there is any damage to it. If there is any damage to it, then it might cause a problem while using your appliance and that might cause this error code to appear on your screen again.
So make sure that there is no damage to it before proceeding with the repair work. The following steps will help you:
1) Turn off your appliance by pressing the power button for more than five seconds and then disconnecting it from electricity by unplugging it.
2) Check whether the belt is broken or not. If there is any damage to it, then you will need to replace it. You can do this by removing the screws from the front of your appliance and then removing the front panel. Next, you will need to remove the belt from its place and then install a new one on your appliance.
Option 3: Replace the motor control board
If you are having issues with this error code and if none of the other solutions mentioned above worked for you, then consider replacing the motor control board in your Maytag product. A professional service provider can do this repair work if you are not comfortable doing it yourself or if you do not know how to do it.