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Maytag performa The timer knob will not turn itself. I put the washer on Normal cycle and it agitate like usual but will not change to rinse. I can manually change it to rinse and it will work. This problem is only on the normal and heavy position. Light position works normally. The delicate side also works fine.

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Sounds like you may have a bad timer. They can work perfectly in one setting, and not work at all on an other. They can sometimes get a "flat spot" in one area that will stop them from moving or working. Good Luck!!! Jim

Posted on Sep 08, 2007


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