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Spin doesn't drain the water and ties clothes up in knots.

The top load has broken down about 9 times in the 3-4 years I've owned. Paid quite a bit of $ and has never worked well. Always the same issue. The clothes do not spin right and the washer doesn't drain the water, then the cycle stops. I am so fed up. Maytag knows these were bad, but does nothing!!! Don't buy!!!

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    dh1200s May 11, 2010

    If its a FAV6800AW or FAV9800AW and you are failing in spin cycle it can be fixed with a $50 clutch replcement.   Most DIY'ers can do this.   Do you want some help to sve your $!K machine?

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If it's a FAV6800AW or FAV9800AW.? Do you want to DIY a fix? As stated you are on your own no help form the Maytag repair man. With limited info from your post I'm guessing you are failing in spin cycle with dc or UC errors is that the issue?

If this is the issue and you or someone you know has basic mech. skill sets you can repair with a $50 clutch replacement. See this post for the details and decide the direction you want to go. Will be around if you need additional help.

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