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Kenmore 70 Series Washer Won't advance in the

Kenmore 70 Series Washer Won't advance in the cycle. I have read the answers to some similar posts and it suggests it could be the lid switch, but I was thinking it was the time. Here is a description of what I happens when I run the machine: * Start washing on normal setting (10 minute mark) - Fills, agitates, but goes much longer than 10 minutes - knob does move but seem to get stuck around 2 * Advanced dial manually to just after time section - starts to drain and spin - if lift lid, stops spinning - but can restart pushing screwdriver in sensor hole - spins for 15 minutes without knob moving - stop by pulling knob out, hear water sound, but clothes very dry * Advance manually to rinse - fills, agitates, but knob does not move. * After 10 minutes adbanced to between 'rinsing' and 'spinning' - drained water, but never started spinning. - hear pump sound like trying to drain * Advance just a bit further, but not all the way to 'spinning' - starts to spin, but knob does not move - again, if remove screwdriver (i.e. opens lid), it stops * Advanced to 'spinning' cycle - spins, but does not stop

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  • shiptoo Aug 23, 2010

    Thanks for the confirmation. Sorry about the text, the posting took out all my hard returns.

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Bad timer. Try to find a used one if possible, this item is a little expensive.

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