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Washer Problem My washing machine is not spinning the clothes at the end of the cycle. The motor is going and "sounds" normal, except the drum is not spinning when it is supposed to. Is it the "timer"? or is there a more specific part name I can go look for?

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Could be the motor controller failed - a loose belt, or a lid switch.

Further testing is necessary without guessing.

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