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The clothes get tangle around agitator

It happens on washing cycle

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: lg washing machine wf-t902. clothes tangling up

the machine has a broken wire to motor possibly
check that first
if not
does machine spin
otherwise at the bottom of gearbox under drive pulley there is a pring on main shaft and tah locks gearbox up
if this starts slipping on shaft it will only wash one way
remove and rough up shast refit and grease

Posted on Mar 16, 2008

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SOURCE: Series 70 prob: Recently started wrapping clothes around agitator

some fabrics are known to do that you have on wrong cycle setting there should be a setting for delicates and clothing and blankets and things when loaded to close to agitator will attract each other together so its wise when loading machine load in a circle leveled out till desired fullness away from agitator they shouldnt attract as much

Posted on May 07, 2008

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SOURCE: washer will not agitate or spin

HI,

you can view this site to have some ideas about your agitator problem.

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any further question let me know.

thanks,

Posted on Mar 29, 2009

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SOURCE: agitator making clicking noise when washing clothes; clothes wrapping around agitator

Hi,
If this a whirlpool brand washer, there are sone parts bad in the agitator it's self. These parts are called dogs and they make the agitator rachet so that the top half only goes one direction. Does this sound like what you are experiencing? If so, let me know and I can assist you further.

Thanks
Vic

Posted on May 13, 2009

hattonhall
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SOURCE: simpson eziset 800 clothes tangle when washing

If you can use a lollipop stick to operate the lid switch while you leave the lid open, you will be able to observe if the agitator is going smoothly back and forth EVENLY or not. If it is tending to turn just one way....this will tangle the clothing like mad!
If this is the problem it could be the switching module or capacitor that needs replacing.

Posted on Oct 25, 2009

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