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Hi.....When I push the start switch it trys to come on and then clicks off...Any ideas to fix this?

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Sounds like a bad motor but you could try replacing the start switch it may be bad

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Check for an open door interlock. the centrifugal switch inside the motor may not be coming up to speed to keep the motor turning. the door interlock is part of the seal-in circuit to the motor.

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