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Washer stops at beginning of rinse cycle

The washer makes a high pitch squeeling sound when the washer is filling with water (wash cycle and rinse cycle). The main problem is that the washer will not proceed from the wash cycle to the rinse cycle. The washing machine stops and an alarm sounds (repeated beeping). It will not continue to the rinse cycle even when the load is readjusted and the start button is pushed again.
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Your shift indicator is just a cable that runs from your shifter you will have to remove the steering wheel and access the cable to take a closer look there should be an adjunct on the unit if not then replace the cable or shifter. There could be an issue with the shifter and cable on the side of the transmission.

You can though try fixing it by your own…for that remove all the plastic around the steering wheel so that you can view underneath it to locate the mechanical assembly. May be you will find any broken plastic retainer which holds the electric cable. Re-connect the cable to its connector and secure it in place with multiple rubber "o-rings”. You have to check the size of the “o –rings”.

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It sounds like the water inlet valve is making noise, since you hear a squealing noise during the filling of the washer. If it sounds like a constant squeak or squealing noise, it's caused by either the water inlet valve not being pulled all the way open, or because the water supply shut off valve at the house end isn't open all the way. Try opening the water supply shut off valves all the way.

If the cycle doesn't advance …….

When the cycle doesn't advance, it's probably the timer or a cold-water supply problem:
It's the timer, if your washing machine fills with water and begins agitating, but the timer never advances--or if the washer is in a spin cycle and the timer won't advance. Then you need to replace the timer.
It may be a cold-water supply problem, if the washing machine fills with water, agitates, drains, and spins, but then doesn't fill with rinse water.

Also check this link bellow to have a detailed idea related to your problem..since its interconnected…
http://www.repairclinic.com/Washing-Machine-Troubleshooting#Thecycledoesntadvance

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