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LT5000XMNO thin twin washer dryer

Plastic ring like thing (sheild) on top of tub flys around during spin cycle.. need skematics to see what part is called.. or is there clips??

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SOURCE: washer/dryer combo spin cycle.

Hey,

Have a look here,
http://www.repairclinic.com/0088_11_1.asp

your problem is on the list, also replacement parts are available from
http://www.repairclinic.com/SmartSearch/SmartSearch.aspx


Let me know if you need more help


Thanks,
Ekse

Posted on Sep 10, 2008

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SOURCE: Whirlpool Thin Twin washer/dryer

Check the lid switch, the machine will not spin or drain without the lid switch being activated. You should be able to see if the switch actuator is broken or missing, look in the slot where the lid's plunger drops into, if you can see the gray plastic actuator, set the machine in the spin cycle and try to depress the switch with a flat screwdriver, if it runs, the switch is cracked and needs replaced, if the actuator looks fine, and you can hear a distinct "click" when you press down on it, it may be a problem in the timer, but check the lid switch first, that's most likely the problem.

Posted on Sep 18, 2008

Maytag317
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SOURCE: Kenmore Elite Top Load does not spin on spin cycle

Hi, If the inner tub has dropped down, you will need to change the block that holds the tub to the shaft. Remove the agitator cap and then use a 7/16" socket to remove the bolt holding the agitator in.
Lift the agitator out and look at the block holding the inner tub. There should be two slots with two tabs sticking up inside them. You will probably see metal shaving as well.
If this is what you see, please let me know and I can direct you on further repair.

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Vic

Posted on May 30, 2009

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SOURCE: Speed Queen top loader leaks from top of tub at large load spin c

make sure unit is level possibly lower front legs down so front sits higher,,, and also when u put or load in push the tub back so when the water enters it all enters into the tub sometimes the water will splash on the tube and cause a problem u are discribing hope this help

Posted on Feb 03, 2010

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SOURCE: water drains during spin cycle, but tub does not spin and appears to have dropped down. Machine does aggitate.

If you can move the tub by hand laterally - the rear main bearing has likely failed - or the drum rollers are worn.


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