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Amana washer tub rotates counterclockwise during wash cycle.

Bought a used Amana LW4303W washer and found the tub rotates counterclockwise during wash cycle. If the lid is opened during the spin cycle the tub ''coasts'' to a stop. What causes this? Is the brake malfunctioning?

Does the brake need new pads or to be replaced?


Thanks for the help.


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The washer has a transmission.why are you openning the top it's a safety.the transmission may need to be replaced,You may be better off getting a new or new used washer,the transmissin is very expensive

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