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Drum wont turn

Hi my washing machine wont turn in wash or spin cycle it fills up and emptys ok it makes a jolting noise but then nothing can you help me please please please

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Re: drum wont turn

Check for worn carbon brushs in the motor.good luck!

Posted on Dec 01, 2007

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