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Will not spin on any cycle but sounds as if it is running.

This happens now and then, by the time I get someone to come take a look at it a day or two later the problem usually goes away. But when I need it the most, usually on weekends I sometimes have to go to a laundromat because my clothes sit inside the washer sopping wet without get washed. The door remains locked too. I noticed this time it happened when I stopped the cycle midway to add some more clothes. But now I keep trying to restart and the same problem resumes. No spinning just the sound of the machine going.

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You have a bad computer board. Its gonna cost about $300 bucks to fix. I had the same problem and guy came, told me what was wrong and had a computer board in his truck replaced it in about 15 minutes and wacked me with $300 dollar bill. It works fine now. the kicker is the stupid washer was 13 months old, 1 month past warranty.
Hope this helps.

Posted on Feb 08, 2009

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    auntperkysgo Jul 15, 2013

    I have told the Geek Squad this for a year. There are cycles that have not worked for that enitre year. Other parts are replaced, but the computer board still remains. I am told to just deal with it.. if I wanted to just DEAL with it I never would have bought the extended warranty!

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