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Washer does not always enter a high speed spin

Frigidaire Front Load Washer Model GLTF2940FS1 does not always enter a high speed spin. Unit was replaced once for this same problem and replacement unit has occasional occurrence of same problem. Tech has "thrown" various parts at it but nothing has worked. They finally told me it was the way we use it, that if you select "Press Saver" it will not enter a high speed spin. I guess this makes sense but still the clothes should not be sopping wet. Also the problem still occurs even in cycles that do not have the press saver option, such as the "Heavy" setting. Also, "Rinse and Spin" does not always extract the water. The clothes just tumble back and forth for 10-12 minutes then machine shuts off.

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