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SPIN CYCLE on the washer machine

The spin cycle is in slow speed and it use to go into normal speed or extra high speed.

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Re: SPIN CYCLE on the washer machine

Loose belt or weak clutch, oil may be leaking out of transmission onto belt or clutch depending on drive type machine has.

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WSM2480 Clothes Still Wet After Slow Spin Cycle

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My washer skips the spin cycle sometimes i turn the dial to another spin cycle sometimes it works other times no

If you timer switch "skips" the spin cycle (passes through it faster than normal) then it is probably your timer switch.

Or it could be your transmission. The transmission is a two speed unit and the wash cycle is the slow speed and the spin cycle is the fast speed. So if the problem is only the spin cycle then it could be transmission problems. BUT since the transmission is normally a sealed unit on the newer machines you will have to replace the entire transmission instead of just the high speed gear.

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How do I get my duet to drain and spin only. I do not want to rinse.

I have a Whirlpool Duet, though possibly a different model. I had the same question. I finally figured it out. On p. 14 of the manual, there is a section "To drain the washer manually". This says to select the RINSE/DRAIN & SPIN cycle and deselect the EXTRA RINSE option. In this case it cancels ALL rinsing for the cycle. This is how you get a spin-only cycle! Talk about idiotic, obscure user-interface design and bad manual writing!!! Didn't they think people would want clear instructions how to get a spin-only cycle?

If you have trouble with things being too wet after washing & needing an extra spin, you should try lowering the spin speed when you wash. This is what the BULKY setting does. If you have an unbalanced load, the washer cannot get up to the high spin speed the normal cycle calls for, and it is so dumb that it gives up and gives you a soaking wet load at the end instead.

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GE WHDRR418 top load washer won't spin at high speed; the washer does the complete cycle, and agitates in both directions and does physically spin, but it will not go into the 'high speed' spin that...

we can eliminate the motor and the switch since that part is working. sound like your timer might be faulty, timer make everything work in persistence cycles, if its goes bad sometime it tend to jump/skip cycles.

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Kenmore 80 series washer make high pitched whining noise

cold water screen in hose was half plugged causing it to either shut off the spin cylce due to lack of water or increase the spinning speed.
Hope this solves the problem.

Dec 10, 2008 | Kenmore 24032\24036 Top Load Washer

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Extra Spin cycle?

(I know this is an old question, but its probably a common question for new owners - including me a couple of weeks ago...)

Power the unit back on, press the spin speed button and it will select the "drain and spin" cycle. Pressing the spin speed button again will select different spin speeds as well as just "drain".

Something you might try instead of medium spin speed is to turn on "SpinSense". To turn this on (and off), press and hold the "Stain Cycle" button for 3 seconds while any wash program is in process.

What SpinSense does is measure the imbalance by doing a very slow spin before cranking the spin speed up (and measuring how constant the very low spin speed is). If the balance is out too much, it will stop, let the clothes drop, and then try another slow spin. It will try this over and over many times until the balance is decent. Then it will let it rip. It makes a huge difference, but it can spend a lot of time getting a good balance some times.

SpinSense also seems to be able to detect if the machine is shaking terribly, shut the spin down and try again.

Our LG 2688 is on our 1st floor (wooden floor). Without SpinSense, the vibration was terrible and with it, it is tolerable.

For some reason we typically get less vibration with "Extra High" spin speed compared to "High" so that is another option you might try.

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Kenmore Washing machine spins slow

If it has a speed selection switch than this switch is likely to be bad, other than that are you sure that It once has high spin in the cycle you are using??

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Bosch Nexxt 700 spin problems

yes it could be normal if the balance control senses that the load is uneven however the same problem could be caused by a blocked filter or blocked sump hose.

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This is not a Malber machine but the following fix has worked for the Malber washer. Try unplugging the machine for at least 2 minutes. Do not just turn it off as there is still current going to the machine .This should clear the computer. If this does not work, the imbalance may have overloaded the circuit board requiring replacement.

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Not spinning in high speed

possibly a faulty "off-balance" detector, but not sure...try to purposely make it go off balance during wash...maybe a few pairs of sneakers?

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