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Wont spin it fills washes and drains but wont spin. i am a single mom on a low income how can i fix this problem

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Terri, if it was the lid switch, you wouln't be able to drain. If it were the coupler, it wouldn't agitate. Sounds almost like you have something in between the basket and tub, or a nail or something in one of the basket holes stopping the spin. You will need to remove the cabinet and remove the top tub ring to check these things out. I will attach a couple of photos for you to see if this will help you out. If you have nothing holding the basket up then more than likley it's your basket drive which is a pretty hard back

Posted on Oct 02, 2006

  • Ron Marek
    Ron Marek Oct 02, 2006

    Have to pull the end caps off and remove two screws. Flip console up and remove snap springs. Unplug lid switch and cab lifts off.



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