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Washer has burning smell and does not spin.

Last wash, last rinse and spin. I smelled a burning smell, I heard the motor running, but the washer was not spinning. I turned off and waited for door to unlock. Clothes were clean and ready for dryer, but the smell of buning was very strong inside washer. I don't want to run again without some service.

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It sounds like your belt has burnt off. take the front off the washer or tip the washer back to check it. easy fix.

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