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Whirlpool top load washer model # LXR7133JQ1


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I have a repair question. My problem is that my clothes are wet after the spin cycle (was intermittently but now every time). Water does completely drain during some spin cycles so I don't think its a clogged or slow drain.

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  • Anonymous Jul 13, 2008

    If it a clutch problem what is the fix ?

  • matthew May 21, 2009

    my motor, trans and bottom side of the clutch run. the top side of the clutch won't engage unless I spin the bowl. what gives?

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    when the washer has completed the wash cycle and the water has drained, it then seems to shut itself off and will not continue with the full cycle

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    when the wash cycle has completed but before the wash water has drained, the washer seems to shut itself off....it does not complete the whole cycle?

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2014

    Whirlpool top load washer skips wash cycle. After water goes in drum and nothing for duration of wash cycle and drains and goes to next cycle. Clothes still wet too after its done.

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Try using a lighter load, and see if the same results occur. If so, time to replace the clutch . . . unless you hear a "clak-ing" sound as the machine goes into agitate and/or spin cycle . . . then it's the coupling, which is much easier to get to fix than getting to the clutch.

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It's the spin tube or the cluch cant take the heavy loads

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