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Service M6766 washing machine. works on whatever programme I set it on but just sits on that programme and will wash at say 40 all day and not move through the washing cycle. I have to turn the dial by hand to the spin cycle.

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It more than likely needs the control board taking out and looking at. The dial contains a small drive motor, which can give up, or it could be that the water level or temperature sensors ae not working correctly. these give the control a signal to advance when the drum is full enough, and when hot enough. Are you sure the outlet hose is 3/4 the way up the machine? - too low, and it will always drain before getting full enough.

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