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Money stuck in front load washing machine

I know it's my fault.. but i have washed a item of clothing that still had money in it. the money has now got stuck in the middle of the 2 tubs (i think) or something like that. I can hear the money in the washing machine. My problem is i know have to pay a few hundred dollars to get it fixed as they have to pull the whole machine apart. is there a easier solution. is the money safe to stay .. it's a maytag front loader.. not sure the name

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  • monika75 Mar 24, 2008

    Great.. At work at the moment. so i don't have serial number on me, but will get it ASAP

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  • monika75 Mar 25, 2008

    Sorry it's a MAF1375AAW

  • monika75 Mar 25, 2008

    It's a maytag MAF1375AAW. Front loader

  • monika75 Mar 28, 2008

    I can hear it.. I know someone that had the same problem and it did so much damage it was unreappairable.. i don't want this to happen to me.. how long will it take to go through the pump..

    when you say clean the pump do you mean the filter

  • monika75 Mar 28, 2008

    thanks.. but i'm really to scared to do a load for it to get there.. i don't want to ruin my machine as this is not covered by warranty.

  • monika75 Mar 28, 2008

    it worked.. problem fixed.. it spun it one way and nothing.. i spun it the other way and a 5c dropped into the machine.. Can you explain this by any chance.. why it didn't go into the filter and maybe you could answer another question. while investigating my problem i came across a lot of unhappy people with their maytags front loaders. one lady said she got maytag to buy hers back as they are no longer making this model and any parts for it. do you know if this is true

  • robert samples May 11, 2010

    no you dont have to pay a few hundred to get it fixed open the door and give me the model number off the serial plate and we will fix it



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What brand of washer is this

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  • robert samples Mar 28, 2008

    ok now why do you think it has money inside the tubs are you hearing sounds or what and if its in between the inner and outer tubs it really wont hurt any thing and should go to the trap in the pump we may need to clean the pump

  • robert samples Mar 28, 2008

    yeah the filter is what they call it

  • robert samples Mar 28, 2008

    look open the door and with the power off spin the tub by hand and see if you still hear it spin it hard

  • robert samples Mar 28, 2008

    you dont have the model they are talking about and check your pockets before you wash to prevent this in the future and dont i get four stars bark bark for saving you hunderds lol i just a poor little helpless seal with big brown eyes



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