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Wtw5500xw2 will add some water, senses for a very long time. Sometimes it makes it to the "wash" cycle but nothing happens. When you come back later the machine is off and the lid is unlocked as if it stopped without washing. It appears as though it is not washing at all. The "Drain and Spin" cycle by itself does work well. Could it be an actuator problem or maybe a Control Unit Assembly, Machine and Motor? Any suggestions?

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    John Murphy Oct 12, 2013

    The clothes are also still wet after it appears to be done. It appears as though it does not advance to the cycles after the "Wash" cycle. It just stops like it is done with the load.

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Un plug it for a few minutes or even overnight and plug back in, that will reboot the electronic control, if that doesn't fix it and you do not have a good honest local repair shop call Sears. Good Luck

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