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My w6551 keeps tripping the safety switch???

Came home and the power off. Eliminated possible suspects and seems to be the washing machine. Had local repair man out and took off front cover said circuit board it burnt out??? Yet it works till shorts mid cycle. He said would cost more to fix than machines worth???

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The repair man probably was right.

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Try to Open the safety compartment using a screwdriver under the wash machine in the front.
Then open the big white knodb this will cause the wate to drain out which is fine.
Then clean this out. Usually you will find coins and stuff here from years of operations from pockets. clear these out and your problem maybe fixed. worked for us

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