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I think I overloaded the machine. It won't spin or pump. The error code is dl? Oh, something smelled burnt too. Is this something I can repair myself or is my stupidity going to cost me hundreds of dollars with Sears?

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Without the complete model number I will have to guess about the problem and the code. Also please remember, without being there it's really hard to diagnose a problem like this. It could be a number of things but I'll give it a try..
Sounds like you might have a burned up motor but I doubt it. If the machine sounds like it's trying to run but can't. There is a possibility that there is something in the pump. Knowing these machines like I do. The motors are very really bad. If it's not trying to run, first check and make sure that the power has not blown a breaker or fuse, which ever your home has. Now that you are sure that there is power to the unit. Be sure that the lid switch is working.
(I know a guy that took off work one day because his wife told him the washer had to be fixed or else. After he worked on it for 12 hours taking it apart and trying to find the problem. He realized that the lid was open the whole time his wife and himself had tried to get it to operate. Sure enough, after he put the machine back together for the fourth time. He closed the lid and it started working. He felt like a total moron.) This was mt brother. Anyway, sorry for the short story.
If the unit fills with water and then once it comes time to start agitating, it does nothing. Plus if you advance to spin and nothing happens. I would bypass the lid switch and make sure this is the problem. I hope this helps, good luck

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