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Kenmore 80 wont agitate or spin

Fills and pumps out ok, but wont agitate or spin.

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  • vava1 Apr 30, 2008

    I am experiencing the same problem with my Kenmore 80, it pumps and sounds like it is spinning but it does not. I was told the estimate cost to fix this would be approx $75 + $134 - that's like buying a new washer, I can't afford that right now. Any suggestion on how to fix?

    Vava

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The Lid switch has gone bad. The new part is available from sears and costs $25.00.

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