Question about Maytag Neptune FAV6800AW Top Load Washer
I purchased the unit in 06/2006 at Sears I have called the Svc Dept but I cannot get a straigth answer, I am getting an error message of Lr when its about to start the draining cycle, according to Maytag's site this is a "Locked rotor" how is this fixed, I am unemployed and don't want to spend loads of money fixing it, can anyone help?
Good for you…. On your decision to repair or at least make a solid decision to repair or junk. Also hit may tag for replacement cost if you decide to junk the unit. 1st level svr rep offered 15% on an their line, ask to speak to a supervisor and demand better, they offered me 25%. I decided to repair if you have been following my postings. To get you going you need the SM, I got this link form the applianceblog link listed below.
See this link from a FAV6800A owner like us from another self help site, this person had this error code you can follow his action steps to repair.
I believe the motor is warranted for 5 yrs. So you may be able to get Maytag to step up to the plate for some of the cost if it's a failed motor. So call the Maytag Customer Assistance number at the back of the manual if it’s a motor issue. This link will take you to the Maytag doc location where you can get further inf. Just put in your model#
Good luck to you on your decision to repair and job search.
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If you machine is a FAV6800A or FAV9800A don't worry about the last two letters of the model number.
Google this; Neptune TL Washer FAV6800AWW
This is a DIY Appliance repair forum and you can get the Service Manual and repair support at that site..
In the Sticky: Neptune TL Washer FAV6800AWW 5 post down you will find a link to the Service Manual. You absolutely need the Service Manual to DIY issues with the machine. It's not the best SM but will get you started. I also have repair post in that sticky to help with the most common issues that I have helped owners with. I'm an owner of a FAV6800AWW top load machine.
If you need help post in the Maytag/Magic Chef/Admiral/Jenn-Air forum with your issue and we will try to help.
Feb 28, 2011 | Maytag Neptune FAV6800AW Top Load Washer
Google this ""Neptune TL Washer FAV6800AWW""
This is a sticky for the FAV6800A/FAV9800A washer DIY support. Go to the 5th post down in the Sticky and you will find a link for the Service Manual.
If you want to go further in troubleshooting and possibly a DIY fix just open a new thread in that DIY forum with Model number and Serial number. That info is found tag behind the console right back side as you face the machine console.
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