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Does't drain completely or go into spin cycle

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I would suspect the drive belt, drum bearings or support spider and shaft. It is common for the drum support spider to corrode and fracture which usually leads to bearing failure, this causes the belt to slip and therefore not spin out all the water. If you open the door and grab the drum ,try lifting up and down it should have little to no play . If I am correct they are usually not worth fixing unless under warranty or you are in love with the machine.

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