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Performa washer hums--stopped mid cycle, wont pump or agitate

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Thanks for using FixYa. You are right the issue is with the motor; don’t think it’s related to a capacitor. The hum sound that you hear is from the motor which is trying to run however is unable to so you’ll need to check the pump and motor and replace the part that has gone bad. Please do accept the solution if the issue is resolved or post a comment for further assistance.


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Posted on Aug 19, 2010

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