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Washing machine won't spin or agitate

When I go to spin or agitate the drum moves round a tiny bit and I can hear the motor trying to turn, but not managing. I've checked the filter, drained the machine fully, checked the belt and carbon brushes and all are fine.

I ran the motor with the back off the machine and can see that it does try to turn, but stops.

Please help! Thanks, M

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  • marthaflinde Nov 23, 2008

    Thanks for replying, no it doesn't work without the belt either. I think I have guarantee for the parts still so probably best to call someone in I think.

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Hi.

Sounds to me that you have a faulty motor from the symptons.

Does it work without the belt on?

Posted on Nov 23, 2008

  • Barry Coates
    Barry Coates Nov 23, 2008

    Hi.

    If m/c still u/g , all well and good, if not, try and get estimate for repair.

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