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Whirpool washer Hi, I have only had my washer for 3 years. It will fill up with water and drain. It will not spin or agitate. Please help i dont want to get rid of it but i dont want to pay a future to get it fixed if it is something expensive.Thank you

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Re: whirpool washer

Can you hear the motor running during the wash cycle? If so you probably have a broken motor coupler. This is a fairly simple repair if you are mechanical at all.
Please post back with the complete model number so I can be sure what I tell you is correct.

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I am looking for the schematics for the whirlpool washer LSQ8243HQO

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