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Squeal then smoke

Amana LWA65AW during cycle began to squeal then smoke began to pour out of the lid. I immediately opened lid and unplugged.

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  • qlcsteve May 16, 2009

    The belt snapped and got hung up in the drive pulley causing it to smoke.

  • qlcsteve May 16, 2009

    The belt snapped and got hung up in the drive pulley causing it to smoke.

  • qlcsteve May 16, 2009

    The belt snapped and got hung up in the drive pulley causing it to smoke.

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Bad motor or you are your drum is rubbing on the maching. What does the soke smell like? Like electrical or plastic. I also recommened that you do not use this until either we can get it diagnosed for you or you call a service tech

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