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Motor cuts out after spin cycle engages

The spin cycle begins with the tub fill of water. Is this normal? At the beginning of the spin cycle, water begins to be pumped out but the spin cycle goes straight to high speed and water starts to spray out of the top of the tub as the pump isn't draining the water fast enough. It is at this point the motor is overloaded and cuts out due to too much weight in the tub (water). All pulleys are functioning normally, water pump was recently replaced, no clogs were found in the drain hoses and the house drain is not backing up. The belt is worn though. Could it be slipping on the water pump pulley? Also, I had to replace a C-clip/snap ring recently that was holding the agitator pulley onto the shaft as the old clip broke and the pulley fell off. Could this have anything to do with it?

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  • aj-fisher Mar 27, 2008

    Your suggestion was bang on, Thanks. Found a parts diagram of the thrust bearing assembly and sure enough, I had mis-assembled the spring/washer/bearing order when replacing the C-clip. Works great now.

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Yes the pulley system needs replacing theres a kit available that has all the washers etc you may have refitted in the wrong order.hope this helps.

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