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Wml540 Hotpoint not spinning

Belt keeps slipping off the wheel at the back and so cant spin...

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Is the belt worn or old-its possible strechted-is there a belt tensioner that must be working freely also-cheers Denny

Posted on Oct 20, 2013

Testimonial: "The belt seems ok, we are thinking that maybe the wheel is warn? the belt slips off. We put it back on and it lasts for a few spins then off again, the spin seems a little off centre aswell."

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SOURCE: My washer will fill up, but will not spin or rinse. The belt also keeps slipping off

it sounds like the bearing on the back of the drum have worn out and warped the belt wheel,does it make a loud noise in spin?let me know what you find-mike

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brushes on motor ? replace cost around £50.00 in total

Posted on Feb 11, 2010

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