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Whirlpool Cabrio Washer always Unbalanced (Model WTW6300SW0)

My washer worked ok for the first couple of years. Although, my wife complains that is does not clean as well as our previous 14 year old machine which we gave away in working condition unfortunately.

For the last couple of months it will not wash a load without going into an Unbalanced condition, with loud banging, multiple times. Re-arranging the items does not help. It makes no difference if the washer has a small or large load.

There is liquid in the top ring that can be heard sloshing around when the ring is spun.

It is not a User Problem as we have been able to competently operate it for a couple of years.

I have raised the cover, and except for significant rust on the frame, all looks normal with the suspension.

The washer also leaks although all the hose fittings are secure.

Is a repair manual available on-line?

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SOURCE: Washer makes loud thumping after finished spin cycle

Remove washer cabinet (easy to remove)and check that "base pads" (there are 3 pads, located under the main tub)are not worn. In case they are worn (even one of them), you should replce them all. Good luck !!

Posted on Jun 07, 2006

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is the pump gray or white? if it is gray then replace it.look where the pump mounts to the ,otor and see if there is a black line coming from the middle.this is probably where your leak is.
just change the pump.

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SOURCE: should we buy a cabrio?

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Its recommended to buy whirlpool washing machine they are having the spares for their old model also when compared other brands

Posted on May 06, 2010

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SOURCE: Display shows oL - Top-load washer

That oL is overload. You need to remove some clothes. On this model the motor can sense to much weight in the washer. If it does it without any clothes in there check for something jammed between the tubs.

CABRIO SERVICE MANUAL

Posted on May 09, 2010

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SOURCE: Whirlpool Cabrio top loading washing machine:

HE Top Load Washers
Models:
F1 Error Code
WTW6200S WTW6300S WTW6400S WTW6600S WTW6700T
MTW6300T MTW6400T MTW6500T MTW6600T MTW6700T
Serial Numbers: CT01 - CU52
There are four areas of concern that can cause the F1 Error Code. Each area must be sequentially addressed to ensure
that the diagnosis is correct and the proper repair is completed.
A) Air leaks in the air pressure (switch/sensor) hose.
a. Inspect the hose for cracks, pin-holes or loose connection.
b. Replace the hose and harness assembly (W10058730) if it is compromised.
B) Moisture in the air pressure (switch/sensor) hose.
a. Inspect the hose for evidence of water.
b. Replace the hose and harness assembly (W10058730) if water is detected.
C) Lint or flashing in the air dome hose connection port.
a. Inspect the air dome hose connection port for lint or flashing.
b. Use a small round device (small screwdriver) to ensure that there is nothing blocking the air dome outlet on
the tub.
D) The control needs to be replaced.
a. Replace the control only after you have completed steps A - C above, and verified that there are no issues
with the air pressure system.


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