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Tub will not spin up

I have a kenmore model 970-C41062-00, the water goes in but the tub will not spin up or agitate. I followed the trouble shooting on the tech sheet and ever thing comes up good. When on spin cycle the water drains out and the tub will only make a one third of a turn in the ccw direction and flop back then about 5 secs later due the same thing again. the timer was replaced no and the timer control circuit board as well with no improvement.

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It's usually the teeth are broken/worn off the plastic gears. Sounds like one side may be ate up. Check your belts and gears.

Posted on Jun 28, 2009

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Tub does not spin. water pump works but no spin


  1. does the machine agitate? if no replace drive coupling between motor and transmission.If yes you have either a bad clutch or transmission.
  2. Remove cabinet and jump out lid switch to run with cabinet off.Put the machine in spin,look where the shaft goes up thru center of tub.Is the clutch drum turning?IF yes replace clutch.If not replace transmission.
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Kenmore washer model 11o 13 years old doesn't agitate or spin


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If water does not Drain, follow the below guide to investigate :-

It spins, but doesn't pump If your washer spins but doesn't pump the water out, the drain line is probably clogged. In many washers, a small sock or other piece of clothing can get between the clothes tub and the outer tub that holds the water. If the clothing gets between the tubs, it may then get into the drain hose that's attached to the pump--or even into the pump itself. If it's in the pump, you need to remove the hoses from the pump and pull the item out.

To remove the sock from the outer tub port, open the washer's main access panel and remove the large-diameter rubber hose that connects the pump to the bottom of the outer tub. Then, using needle-nose pliers, try to grab and remove the clothing through the port.

Sometimes you can't remove the stuck clothing from below. Then you have to remove the agitator, top of the outer drum shield, and inner clothes tub. This isn't easy to do--and you may need special tools--so you might be happier getting a qualified appliance repair technician to do the job.

If the drain line isn't plugged, the problem may be with your pump. Even if the pump appears to be turning, the internal impeller may be broken. If so, you need to replace the pump.

It doesn't spin or pump If your washer doesn't spin or pump water out but the motor is running, your washer probably has a frozen pump pulley. If so, you need to replace the pump. To check the pulley, remove the pump from the washer and try to rotate the pulley manually. If it doesn't turn freely--if it's frozen or stiff--replace it.

It pumps, but the water returns If the water that pumps out of the machine goes back into the machine after the spin cycle, your washer may be siphoning the water from a laundry tub that has a slow drain, back into the washer. The usual remedy for this is to improve the draining of the laundry tub. (Is something stuck in the drain?) Also, check for these problems:

  • If the drain hose reaches more than about 4 inches into the laundry tub, cut off the excess.


  • If your drain hose is lower than the washer's cabinet, install an air gap/siphon break assembly.
Hope i helped you.

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Sounds like it may be in you pressure switch sounds like it is stuck on full... like you have a full tub or water..

the white part with the hose is the pressure switch



f33c358.jpgck on full... like a full load of water is in the tub

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