Netflix says 'Timed out while contacting the target device (16001)'
If you see an error that says
Timed out while contacting the target device (16001)
There may be a Netflix configuration issue preventing you from connecting successfully. Follow the troubleshooting steps for your device below to resolve the issue.
Hold the button on the Chromecast for 25 seconds, or until the indicator light begins flashing.Note:Resetting your Chromecast will erase any settings previously saved on the device. Follow Google's steps to reconfigure your Chromecast.
Once you have reset the device, reconnect it to your Netflix account.
Other Cast-Enabled Devices
Restart your Android phone or tablet
Power off your Android phone or tablet by holding down the power button.
Confirm that you want to turn off your Android.
Press the power button again to power your Android back on.
Once your Android finishes turning on, try Netflix again.
Restart your home network
Turn off your device.
Unplug both your modem and router and wait 30 seconds.
Plug in your modem and wait until no new indicator lights are blinking on.
Plug in your router and wait until no new indicator lights are blinking on.
Turn on your device and try Netflix again.