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When washer is spinning it smells like something is burning

The washer didn't fully spin, put it back on the cycle and it worked but a burning smell started

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A burning smell means you have some slipping of the drive belt. I think your belt needs to be replaced. Another reason may be a binding in the tub. possibly a seized tub bearing. The only way to know is to take off the access cover at the back of the washer and visually inspect it first. you can spin the tub by hand from the back and this will give you an idea of what is binding.

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