Re: After the spin cycle, my clothes are still sopping...
Yes, you are on the right track. Drain maybe clogged. Under the front door is a panel with 3 screws, remove the panel; then unscrew the white looking plug, it may be hard to turn if there is a bunch of **** in drain. be prepared to get wet. Once you have cleaned this out, turn the cycle knob to any position but spin, then unplug washer for at least 30 seconds, this will reset the control board.
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put it in the spin cycle and if nothing is coming out the drain hose it is most likely the drain pump ....just a fyi some are easier than others to replace.
I don't see the make and model of this machine so to give you specifics I can't. just general directions.
also I would check under the dasher there is a screen under there if you wash DIRTY clothes and maybe add a case of dog/cat hair it could be restricting the flow but wouldn't stop it totally.
also another fyi if you do get to that point use a toothbrush to clean it as you don't want to poke any holes in it.
Hope this helps.
you could have a bad temperture sensor bad are water valve but first check an make sure the washer drain alway check your drain hose for clog are lint are trash in pump an last you could have a bad timer if you dont know how to check these call a applince service for repair ok
The clothes are wet after spinningWhen the clothes are wet at the end of a cycle, check these:Motor couplerSpin cycleSiphoningWater-inlet valveMotor couplerTo test the motor coupler, re-start the washer in its spin cycle. Let the machine run for a minute, and then open the lid and notice whether the tub is spinning: If it's spinning when you lift the lid, the coupler is fine. If it isn't spinning--and your machine was produced by Whirlpool®--you may have a broken coupler. Many Whirlpool-made washers use a small, relatively inexpensive device called a motor coupling. This plastic-and-rubber component is mounted to the shaft of the motor on one side, and to the transmission on the other. Over time, the coupler wears out and fails. When that happens, you need to replace it completely.Spin cycleIf the washer doesn't reach its proper spin speed, the clothes may be too wet at the end of a cycle. Check to be sure the load is properly balanced and run a spin cycle again. If the clothes are still wet, you may have a worn or loose belt (Maytag®), a worn clutch (GE®/Hotpoint®), or a worn motor pulley or tub bearing. Replace the applicable component. Alternatively, there could be clothes caught between the inner and outer tubs. Read the "It spins but won't pump" section of the "It won't drain" section. Also, there could be other things that cause friction on the drive train. Seek the assistance of a qualified appliance repair technician.SiphoningIf the water that pumps from the machine goes right back into the machine after the spin cycle, it may be because your washer is siphoning the water from a laundry tub with a slow drain, back into the washer. Try to improve the draining of the laundry tub. (Is there something stuck in the drain?) Also, be sure the drain hose doesn't reach more than about 4 inches into the laundry tub. If it does, cut off the excess.Water-inlet valveWater-inlet valves eventually fail. One problem that may develop with a water-inlet valve is that it can no longer completely shut off when the electricity is turned off to it. Then, the valve may leak and drip water into the clothes tub--you may notice that your washer has water in it when you haven't used it for a few days. To fix this, replace the valve.
Check the drain hose for kinks or blockage. The drain hose should be free in the drain pipe so air can get around it. The drain should be good enough to accept a lot of water all of a sudden without overflowing.
The washer will not ever completely drain according to Maytag. A certain amount of water stays in the outter tub for balancing the machine for final hyper-spin. However if the machine is not spinning all of the water out and your clothes come out sopping wet....read the long thread I typed out to another person earlier.....it's about 2-3 questions up on the same topic