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MY WASHER STOPS AFTER EVERY CYCLE. I HAVE TO MANUALLY TURN THE KNOB BETWEEN CYCLES

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I suspect your problem is in the timer.
This may have to be replaced.
If you are handy, it would be worth opening the washer and do a visual check of the timer.
Then get back to me and tell me what you see.
If nothing is obvious, then I would recommend having a service man come, because you may have to replace the timer.

Posted on Apr 06, 2008

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