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Maytag Washer Stopped Working

My Maytag LAT4400 washer filled with water (level was set between Large and Extra-Large) and then stopped. The lid switch seems to be clicking in and out okay, and power is okay. I tried the dial at other positions but nothing happens. I did another load earlier today with Large setting) with no problems.

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I was about to order a new lid switch assembly, but I decided to try one more thing. I disconnected the wires from the check switch and cleaned the connections - there was a layer of oxidation. The machine started right up after I reconnected the wires and plugged it back in.

Posted on Dec 18, 2008

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