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  • meganj24 Nov 17, 2008

    my just hums too, and won't run/spin...

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The start windings in your motor went out. You have to replace the motor. You can check by having someone hold in the door switch and press the start button while you spin the drum. If it starts then thats your problem. If it doesnt start it is still your problem. Change the motor and it will fix it for sure!

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