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Bosch Nexxt 800 series - washer doesn't always spin dry enough

I have had a problem with wash not spinning enough and the clothes have a lot of water still in them at the end of the cycle. As there is not a spin only option I have to put the clothes through the washer again - it is difficult to wring out king size sheets by hand.
Bosch says it is because I use too much soap - I use HE soap and only 2 teaspoons per load as they recommended - but I still have the problem at least once every few weeks.Bosch says there is a sensor and it detects too much soap and won't spin all the water out.
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  • peggross1 Mar 18, 2009

    I have the exact same problem! I use Charlies Soap powder HE detergent and white vinegar in the fabric softener dispenser cup - that's it.

    The repair guy tried to blame the problem on my detergent, but if that is the case, why will is suddenly stop doing this after several re-washes and then work fine for a week or so? If its the soap, it should not occur randomly!

    I also have an additional problem that occus less frequently. Sometimes I'll hear the beep indicating a load is done and I'll go to transer to the dryer and will find the drum has not moved at all throughout the cycle! The load will be completely dry in most areas except for where the water dispensing detergent splashed down on the load! It's lucky for me that I don't use bleach in my laundry!

    My final comlaint is that this model heats the water temp in ALL wash cycles, including COLD and delicate cycles! I never would have purchased this machine if I had been aware of that tidbit of info. first! Also, I once noticed that the fabric softener dispenses during the wash cycle and BEFORE the bleach dispenser during a cycle! When I called customer service about that they said that is normal. Softeners are meant to go in during a final rinse, and who wants their bleach going in after their sofener? Really stupid! Not really MY problem since I don't use fabric softener, but others may need to know this.

    I have had my washer since 7/21/08, and completely regret the purchase!

  • debcorr Apr 12, 2009

    MY repair man tried to blame it on the soap. that was crazy because I used no soap. It cannot believe this one day it spins the next day the laundry is soaking wet. Help

  • jenrwheeler Apr 13, 2009

    I bought my top of the line 800 series units in July 2008. They were fine to start and I am now having the same spinning problem. The washer randomly doesn't spin some loads. I have been working directly with Bosch and am on my 4th repair. Have had it blamed on load balancing, shocks, and the main computer terminal which is going to be replaced next week. I am now fighting with Bosch to refund my money for the set. The dryer is hot on all cycles, even low temp.



    What a waste!!!!!!!!!!!!

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First inspect the water pump then the pressure switch. Soap buildup can cause this too.

Posted on Feb 10, 2009

  • jarcrr Nov 02, 2014

    HOW DO I FIND THE PRESSURE SWITCH?

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