As above, on a boil wash the machine is tripping the RCD in the main CU
which shuts down the whole house. It's been fine for boil washes before, and
there's nothing else drawing current from the same circuit, so......
I'm assuming it's caused by the machine heating the water (it's only cold
feed), my question is, is this problem most likely caused by the heating
element and is it a DIY job to replace, or should I call an engineer? I
don't want to fiddle with it if the problem is likely to be a safety issue.
And of course, it's out of warranty... Why do these things always happen at
It's full at the moment, and there's no way of cancelling the wash unless
you power it on and hold the "cancel" button for a few seconds, so we're a