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My Simpson Espirit 750 washer works intermittently. It fills up OK and stops if you turn the water level switch to reset and back it sometimes starts agitatating. It may start after 2 resets, sometimes 5 or more. You may have to pump out some of the water and refill and then reset. It is very unpredictable If you rotate the switch while pulled up it sometimes starts agitating. Any clues??

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  • tmitchell293 May 29, 2009

    Hi, Thanks for the response. I have already checked over the wiring etc. It all looks in V good condition and solid. I have an electronics background but not in washers! I agree that intermittents are usually associated with loose contacts but this is strange. Any other thoughts??

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It has something to do with the electrical wiring or the relay inside your washing machine. You have to take off the plastic panel where the switches are located and check if there's any loose wire that is about to detach. Check also the relay that is connected to the wires.

You may need to contact a repair tech to assist you.

Have a great day!

Posted on May 29, 2009

  • Melvin Ramos
    Melvin Ramos May 29, 2009

    The only thing that I could think of is the washer's control board. It has NOTHING to do with the motor or agitator since it works (but intermittently.) Meaning, the one who's controlling the motor (control board) could be the one that has a problem.

    You may need to consult the manufacturer for the second opinion to see if you need to replace the control board. Or maybe by simply drying up or cleaning the board might help.

    Good luck!


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