Question about Kenmore Elite Oasis 27052 Top Load Washer
Kenmore Elite wouldn't stop filling - overflowed. I turned off water at spigots and then was able to spin out the water. If I try to was with the spigots turned on, it agitates, but keeps filling. It will also keep filling when it spins unless the spigots are turned off. I have one load to go, so I'll let it fill, turn off spigots, let it agitate & Spin, turn on spigots to fill for rinse, etc.
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Please empty your machine and run the machine empty. If the washer goes through the whole cycle without any clothes. Please let me know
Posted on Jan 19, 2009
Does the bottom of your agitator work correctly? We had the same problem if you pop the cap off the top of your agitator there is a cam in there with 3 dogs that engage the agitator causing it to spin. If the bottom part is agitating correctly then chances are the dogs in the cam assembly are shot. If the bottom is agitating correctly then it is very possible you have something stuck under the bottom section of the agitator. If this is the case remove the top cover (same as before it's just a lid that pops off) inside you will see a 1/2" square use a 1/2" drive ratchet with a 3" or 6" extension unscrew this piece remove the top section of the agitator then the bottom. Once the bottom is out check to make sure all is clear inside the washer. Reassemble in the reverse order making sure the lower section sits all the way down on the splines for the drive mechanism. If neither one of those solve the problem I would suspect you have an issue in the drive train of the washer.
Posted on Dec 30, 2008
You have a problem with the motor coupling. Top-load washers use what's called a direct-drive system, meaning it does not use a belt but what's called a "motor coupling". I probably replace 5 a week because these little guys break because of 2 reasons that i've found.
1) The break mechanism is too dry and causing the basket to stop at a holt, which puts a lot of strain on the coupler.
2) They break because of over-loading. I don't think you're over-loading though because it was find for 5 straight years.
Good luck to you. The repair is kind of hard to do on your own for the first time, so I would call an authorized technician. It will run you anywhere between $90 to $120 at most.
Best of luck!
Posted on Jul 16, 2009
Tips for a great answer:
Aug 05, 2014 | Kenmore Washing Machines
Jun 11, 2017 | Kenmore Washing Machines
Oct 15, 2017 | Maytag Performa PAV2200
Aug 31, 2009 | Washing Machines
Jan 18, 2009 | Kenmore 24032\24036 Top Load Washer
Apr 24, 2008 | Kenmore Elite HE4 Electric Dryer
Jan 12, 2008 | Kenmore 24032\24036 Top Load Washer
140 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: