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Won't spin fast.

I have MAH9700 AWM . It won't cycle to the high speed spin at the end of each cycle aboyt 25% of the time. If I ever wash things like jeans or towels with smaller items, it seems to allways happen. If I just wash a few items I have the same problem. When I wash very heavy items like a conporter, same thing. Anyone else have this problem? Maytag says "too Bad" nothing we can do. ??? HELP!!! I don't want to put up with this for next 10 years!. Thanks.

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  • Artie B Dec 14, 2007

    The "out of balance sensor" if there is such, is much too sensitive. The washer tries to spin but "decides" that it is out of balance. This trying to spin can go on for 30-40 min before it gives up with an out of balance code. Single heavy items, ie 1 pair of jeans or a large towel, seem to give the most trouble. Spin success is higher when the washer is jammed full. This problem is very frustrating!! and can cause much unhappiness between those of us that thought paying more was worth it, and those of us that wonder why the laundry isnt done yet!



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Sounds like motor control ..but three thing can keep it from not spinning .. Motor control- main control and or door lock... if just the spin cycle it may be the motor control..let me know what you find..

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