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Not sure whats wrong with my washing machine!

I do not really know what is happening with my machine. I do set everything correctly e.g

1. FABRICS- cotton, delicates or wool etc.

2. TEMP- 90, 60 or 50 degrees

3. SPEED SPIN- 120, 900 or 700

4. OPTIONS- pre-wash, quick wash etc.

5. AUTO DRY- iron dry, store dry etc.


After doing everything, setting the cycle to 2.31, the machine starts well, does everything (washes, rinses) goes down to 1.36 then stops without drying and without getting to zero(0). therefore as far as am concerned the machine is not doing a perfect job coz i have to hang the laundry to dry in the house. 

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My washer humes like it wants to start but doesn't and i have to constantly push it in an pull it out while its humming, after abot 15 to 20 times of doing this it will eventually start. Help!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Check your exit hose spigot, it may be clogged. This is if your filter is all clean. There should be air for passage in the standpipe behind. Your hose should not fit airtight into the standpipe and neither too deep into it. Snaking out your standpipe would be good too.

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SOURCE: Will not spin dry at the end of the wash cycle

How do i get to the brush of a kenmore elite to check it. ia m having the sme problem. My washer works until the spin cycle. i here the motor running extremely loud he button rotates but washer still does not spin.

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SOURCE: Zanussi ZWD1680W Front Load All-in-One... Problem:

With the symptoms you describe i would suspect a intermittent heater element fault as you are getting earth leakage current which is tripping the whole supply rather than a current overload which would just trip the socket circuit breaker. Get the heating element checked over first as this is the most likely cause.

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SOURCE: Error E20 showing ........stops during wash cycle

not familar with the code but usually wash has a built in thermo stop to wait for water to heat to correct temp,if it works normally in a rince cycle and spins out and finishes properly i would look at heat element or stat,hope this helps

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