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MY LAT8824AAE machine just fills with water

My LAT8824AAE Maytag machine just fills with water. The timer goes through the cycles but no aggitation or rinsing. It will however work on the shortest of the delicate cycles. I can't find a diagram or information on this. We purchased the home and the previous homeowners left no information on anything. We are just contemplating buying a new one since we can't find a diagram and have no experience in fixing washers. Can you help?

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Re: MY LAT8824AAE machine just fills with water

If the tmer works on any of the cycles but not on all of them, you might need to purchase a new timer.

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