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Frigidair modle fwt647ghs0 will not spin.

Lost a drum spring last week. My wife said that it started going klunk klunk then stopped. the broken spring caused the drum and motor to drop to the bottom of the washer and appears to have beat the motor assembly on the bottom of the frame until it shorted. The motor controller board has a shorted fuse. I replaced it but the motor still does not work.

Do you know where I can go to find testing procedures and schematics for both the motor and the controller board?

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MOST FRONT LOADERS HAVE A SCHEMATIC DIAGRAM AND TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE IN AN ENVELOPE ATTACHED TO THE SIDE WALL OF THE INTERIOR OF THE CABINET. REMOVE THE TOE PLATE OR BACK PANEL TO GAIN ACCESS.
IF THE MOTOR SHORTED OUT, THAT IS WHAT CAUSED THE CONTROLLER TO FAIL. BOTH PARTS WOULD HAVE TO BE REPLACED. COULD BE AN EXPENSIVE REPAIR.

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