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I have a model #RTW4340SQ0 Roper washer that is less than 2 years old. When I started the machine, it filled with water as required and then stopped. Upon further investigation, we found the wires underneath that connects the agitating sensor (?) are unattached. Is this repairable or am I going shopping for a new machine again?

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SOURCE: my roper washer won't fill with water

check the water inlet valve

Posted on May 11, 2008

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It sounds like you may have a broken motor coupling. This is a common problem that usually occurs through normal wear and tear. Replacement couplers are more resilient and resist breaking much better. If the washer will fill, will not agitate or spin, but will still drain, these are the symptoms of a broken motor coupling. The accompanying noise of the motor engaging and a rattling/grinding sound is also a common symptom. This is a very simple and inexpensive repair. The following link explains step-by-step how to replace one:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r385252-replacing_motor_coupling_whirlpool_top

The part number is included in the link I provided. You can purchase a replacement on line at appliancepartspros.com for about $11.

If you have any questions, please let me know. I hope this helps you.

NOTE: Roper is manufactured by Whirlpool and uses Whirlpool parts, so these instructions will apply.

Posted on Oct 04, 2009

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SOURCE: WASHING MACHINE FILLS WITH WATER GOES NO FURTHER

not too familiar, but just replaced my lid switch (but that worked) and thru my research I found could also be the belt, so try researching that, sorry could not be more help

Posted on Oct 12, 2009

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SOURCE: Whirlpool /Roper washer won't drain or agitate.

LID CONTROL SWITCH BAD

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