Question about Amana 3.2 cu. ft. Top-Load Washer

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Model# LW6163WM/LM washing machine

Washer fills with water. then the motor overload protector starts clicking
in and out.and there is a burning smell. I am able to spin the water back out.
The belt needs to be replaced but I don't know if that could cause my problem.

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  • usaguitarman Sep 26, 2008

    replaced belt and motor machine was unplugged for a while and I still have the same problem.

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Dear usaguitarman Welcome to fixya.com
I'm Huuum and happy to assist you,

You said, washer fills with water. then the motor overload protector starts clicking
in and out.and there is a burning smell. I am able to spin the water back out.
The belt needs to be replaced but I don't know if that could cause my problem.

Yes I believe the belt could be the problem!
That is more than likely the burning smell!

Change to belt.!
While your at it, unplug the machine for 5 minutes or more and then it will reset the system too!

Let me know how wonderful it performs after these repairs!!!!!!!!!!!!!
i believe you will be fine!
Bless You,
Huuum
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Thank you


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