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Rinse problem My washer goes through the cylce - But when it gets to the spin cycle, it just sits there - I can hear the water draining right before the spin cycle. I have the lid open - the lid switch works - I can open the lid hold down the lid switch and the washer operates like it suppose to. But when it on the spin cycle - zero happens..... Please advise. Thank you.

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Sounds like a timer issue. Try this, Yes it sometimes works. Spin the timer knob vigorously six to ten complete turns. It may be that the contacts are stuck together and this frequently frees them. Timers are expensive, so this is worth a try. Good luck.

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