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Fridgedaire FWX233RES4 top loading washer won't drain or spin.

I did two loads of wash yesterday, the first one was fine, the second one didn't drain or spin. Any suggestions before I call for repair?

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  • jean_i Sep 17, 2008

    It turns out that the washer does spin. With the tub full of water, I mistook the spin cycle for regular agitation. I drained the tub by lowering the hose into the french drain of my basement and letting gravity do the work. I guess the pump is either clogged or shot, but I can't see how the back of the washer would come off for me to get to it to check out a possible clog, so I guess a repairman is in my future. Thanks for your quick reply, Dr Cool!

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Check the lid switch. it is the one closing when ever you close the lid of the unit.

once the lid is close, the contact should be closed, if the lid is open, the contact is open also.

tnx 4 using fixya,

drcool

Posted on Sep 15, 2008

  • francis rivero Sep 17, 2008

    youre welcome jean,

    tnx 4 using fixya,

    drcool


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