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Avanti w798ss doest start

The machine fills with water and then just hangs. I just bought this washer. I'm guessing that something's wrong with the sensors because the machine doesn't seem to recognize that its filled with water and should start washing. I'm super fustrated and can't figure this out! Help!

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  • zouzouka Nov 17, 2008

    I don't hear any click when I close the lid....I am really frustrated I don't know what to do.


    Thank you

  • Anonymous Jan 15, 2009

    same problem !!!!

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Close the lid! There's a sensor on the back hinge of the lid. Make sure its working. You should hear a small click when you close the lid.

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