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Frigidare washer hums loudly and doesn't fill with water

Today I went to start the washer and when I pulled out the knob to get it going it didn't do anything. I unplugged it and tested the outlet, it
has power. I plugged the machine in and still nothing.

I went through the steps on the lid and when I close the lid and pull
the knob the machine hums (so it is getting power) but doesn't do
anything else. It won't fill with water no matter what cycle it is on and it just hums really loud -doesn't even spin, but sounds like it is spinning, any idea what it could be?

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I figured out what was wrong with it. We narrowed it down to the pump or the timer. We determined that since the machine was spinning when the lid was down and it was spinning no matter where the dial was set, we figured it had to be the timer.

We did have one issue getting the dial off the washer. The trick to it was to remove the pin from the middle of the timer and the dial just came right off.

It was an easy fix really and the timer cost us $95.00 Hope this helps someone else in the future.

Posted on Jan 14, 2009

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