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Hotpoint Aquarius WMA46 front loader

Hi, the machine runs all through the programme and empties water. But, the spin cycle does not work! it tries to run to full speed but something stops it from doing so thus leaving the clothes wet. I have checked the brushes on the motor and they have over 20mm still available. Any ideas much appreciated?


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  • ndonnan Mar 19, 2009

    Hi - my machine is going through the complete cycle but doesn't seem to spin properly at the end. The final spin is very slow and leaves the clothes very wet. Please advise what I need to check or replace or would I better repalcing the machine altogether.

    Thanks, Nciola



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I 've had this problem a few times with these machines.

Some solutions that have worked for me are.

1 change the motor.
2 change the wiring loom
3 change the board.

The most common one is the motor even when the it has decent brushes the motor just will not pick up speed on the spin cycle.

hope this helps.

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