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Stackable washer does everything but spin makes noise as if draining but doesn't spin Can't find model number

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SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

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huuum
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SOURCE: frigidaire washer model FWX833AS1 top load

Hello Lcl2610.
welcome to Fixya,
My name is Huuum,

How old is your machine?
I have found some reasons of what may be the matter!
List of thinks to check
1.Defective Lid Switch
Check lid switch for proper operation. Check the switch for continuity. If it is found to be open, replace the switch assembly.

2.Faulty Direct Drive Coupling
The Direct Drive (motor) Coupling may be broken. Many Whirlpool/Kenmore brands washing machines utilize a small, relatively inexpensive direct drive motor coupling. It's plastic and rubber and is mounted to the shaft of the motor on one side, and to the transmission on the other.

It can wear out over time or fail under overloading conditions. This protects your transmission from excessive loading.

3. Faulty Water Level Switch
If the water level switch is not resetting once the water is drain, power will not be available to operate the motor during spin. Check the water level switch for proper operation.

4.Will not drain and displays F/02
The error code F/02 will be displayed if the drain time exceeds 8 minutes. Press pause/cancel twice to remove display. Check the pump filter and wiring connections on the pump. If all looks good, replace the pump.


You may want to use a pro, rather than attempt this project your self.

Let me know how it goes!

Thank you Huuum.
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Posted on Oct 21, 2008

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mark_37388
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SOURCE: Washer won't spin, but making funny noise and water drains

You have a broke motor coupling broken between the motor and transmission the part is not expencive but a little hard to explain how to put it in.

Posted on Mar 29, 2009

dblred
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SOURCE: kenmore stackable mod number 417.94802301

check your lid switch. if your lid swith is bad, it will fill and agitate, but will not pump or spin. therefore it will not go into rinse cycle without being able to pump out water. some lid swithes control the agitation also (usually frigidaire and older maytags), but i doubt yours does. you can check the lid switch for continuity while opening and closing the lid with a meter

Posted on Apr 30, 2009

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SOURCE: washer doesn't spin, just makes funny noise.

i would change the coupler between the motor and transmission.... whirlpoolpartssurplus.com

Posted on Jun 23, 2009

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SOURCE: Frigidaire stackable washer-dryer

I would check the manual.

Posted on Mar 14, 2010

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