Question about Washing Machines
GE model: WLDSR416F3WC
My son over-loaded the washer with a duvet. Now it will only spin a full load if you give it a spin when you hear the click for the spin cycle. It seems to spin light loads ok
It appears your clutch has failed in this instance.
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PartSelect has a great schematic database for locating the part on your unit and great "testimonials" for each part that often times includes HOW-TO information.
RepairClinic has pictures of each part they sell and also a great how-to and troubleshooting for basic repairs.
If your unit has never been serviced - there should still be an original service manual enclosed in plastic taped to the inside of the shell.
In the service manual are Error codes, maintenance procedures, and troubleshooting steps you can follow.
Anything too complicated or beyond your scope should be handled by a professional.
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Posted on Sep 12, 2010
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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