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Washer has a slow leak even when it is off and lid or door cloesed.

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That is kind of the opposite problem of these tips...the solenoid valve has dirt in it...


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Dec 13, 2015 | Washing Machines

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My hotpoint aqualtis will only select the drain cycle or the slow spin cycle. There's no blockage as ive removed all pipes at the back and cleaned them.


see this causes and fix it. God bless you
Lid Switch Assembly If the washer stops mid cycle the lid switch assembly might be defective. This is a very common problem. The lid switch assembly can fail either mechanically or electrically. Test any electrical switches with an Ohm meter for continuity. The switches should have continuity according to their design.

Door Lock Motor and Switch Assembly If the washer stops mid cycle the door lock assembly should be checked. The door lock can fail either mechanically or electrically. Test any switches on the door lock with an Ohm meter. The switches should have continuity according to their design.

Water Inlet Valve If the washer stops mid cycle the water inlet valve cold water side may have failed. Most washers have a cold water rinse and so if they can't fill with cold water they just sit indefinitely waiting for the cold water to enter. If there is cold water to the water inlet valve and the cold water works in other parts of the cycle - or to make warm water - the valve is not the problem.
Main Control Board If the washer stops mid-cycle the main control board might be defective. This is not common. Check other causes first such as the lid or door switch and other components.

Timer If the washer stops mid cycle the timer might be defective. This part is often misdiagnosed, check other components before replacing this timer.

see the diagram attached.

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Sep 30, 2012 | Washing Machines

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I have a leak at the front bottom of my lg front load washer


this most likely is coming from the pump assembly which is located on the front... make sure the clean out filter lid is tight and nothing is leaking from there... make sure you have no tears in the door liner /rubber boot... your going to have to gain access to inside of unit to inspect and see where exactly the water is coming from ....it could even be comning from one of the hoses that go to your dispenser area as water does go through there during operation..... good luck to you....

Jan 03, 2011 | LG WM-2277HW Front Load Washer

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I have LG WFT70A37ECT top loading washing machin. getting dE error even though door is close, what is the other reason


How many years is yoru washing machine? I suspect bthe magnet on the lid of the washer has probabkly come off which causes the washer not to identify that the door is closed. U need to replace a magnet on the lid.

Oct 17, 2010 | LG WM-1480FHD Front Load Washer

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Slow spin clothes are still wet, spins better on medium spin cycle than the fast cycle. Is this a bad speed control unit?


Actually, it could and probably is your door switch! If the door switch doesn't "tell" the control board that the door is not closed, the washer will not spin out your clothes. And when they go bad, that's exactly what defective door switches do. Order the switch first. Then take off the top lid by removing the two screws in back of the lid itself. Then, open the door, remove the two screws holding the door switch from the front of the washer. Pull it up and pay careful attention to how it is wired. Connect the wires to the new unit from the old one by one and reinstall. I bet it will spin!

Mar 14, 2010 | Frigidaire GLTF2940ES Front Load Washer

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I can't get the washer to unlock. The cycle is stuck and I think the load is unbalanced but I can't get the washer door electronic lock to open even after I turn the washer off and unplug it


Manual Door Unlocking Procedure for Maytag Neptune Top Load Washers
  1. Safety first. Unplug the machine.
  2. Insert a plastic putty knife blade in the front edge of the machine between the top cover and the cabinet and in line with the lid seam on the left and on the right.
  3. Push in to release the latches holding the top cover to the cabinet.
  4. Lift the front of the top cover and release the lid from the lid locks.
  5. Disconnect the wiring harness from the lid locks. Clean the terminals to ensure good connection.
  6. Reconnect the lid locks wiring harness and push the top cover back into the cabinet until the latches lock up.
Please let me know if the problem comes back for further troubleshooting and repair guide.

Jan 24, 2010 | Maytag Neptune FAV6800AW Top Load Washer

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Spin cycle won,t spin. starts then stops will run thru the wash, all spin cycles do this.is there a easy fix for this prob.washer is a front loader 2002 model crtr9300as0


It doesn't spin If your washer won't spin, check these:

It doesn't pump or spin
It pumps, but doesn't spin
It spins only with the lid closed
It doesn't pump or spin If it doesn't pump water out or spin, check to see if the motor is running, then proceed as follows:

  • If the motor is running, your washer probably has a frozen pump pulley or a broken pump belt. To check the pulley, remove the pump from the washer and try to rotate the pulley manually. If it doesn't turn freely--if it's frozen or stiff--replace it. If the pump belt is broken or looks quite worn, replace it--but be sure to check the pump pulley before you change the belt.


  • If the motor isn't running, the lid switch may be defective. If so, the washing machine can't spin and may not function at all. The switch is inside the washing machine main housing near the door frame. Often you have to raise or open the top or front of the washing machine to get to the switch. If it's defective, you need to replace it.


It pumps, but doesn't spin If your washer pumps out the water but doesn't spin, check these:

  • The lid switch may be defective. If it is, the washing machine doesn't spin. The switch is inside the washing machine main housing near the door frame. Often you have to raise or open the top or front of the washing machine to get to the switch. If it's defective, you need to replace it.


  • The motor coupler may be broken. Many Whirlpool®-manufactured washers use a small, relatively inexpensive motor coupling. It's plastic and rubber and is mounted to the shaft of the motor on one side, and to the transmission on the other. Over time, the coupler wears out and fails. You may need to replace it.


  • A belt may be broken. Many washing machines have one or two belts. If a belt is broken or badly worn, you need to replace it with a genuine belt from the manufacturer. (Some washing machine belts are designed with special characteristics not found in automotive belts.)


  • The clutch may be worn. If your washer is a GE, it may use a clutch to come up to the proper spin speed. As the clutch wears out, it may prevent the unit from spinning well or at all. If the clutch is worn, you need to replace it. For this job, you probably want to hire a qualified appliance repair technician.


  • The drive motor may be defective. Many washer brands use a reversing motor. For agitation the motor runs in one direction, for spinning and draining, the other. It's possible for a motor to burn out in one direction and continue to operate in the other. If this happens, you need to replace the entire motor.


  • The transmission may not be shifting properly. Older washers produced by Whirlpool® have a transmission with an electro-mechanical shifter. If the shifter becomes even partially defective, the unit may drain the water but not spin. This is a complex system, if your washer has a shifter problem, you may want to hire a qualified appliance repair technician to repair it.


  • The spin bearing or basket drive may be worn or seized. These components allow the inner tub to spin freely inside the outer tub. When this is the problem, you usually hear a loud sound during the spin cycle. Call a qualified appliance repair technician.


It spins only with the lid closed For safety, washing machines are made so that they spin only with the lid closed. The lid switch prevents the spinning action when the lid is up.

Apr 01, 2009 | Frigidaire GLTR1670A Front Load Washer

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Yes, it is inside the front washer lower front panel. Turn off poawer to unit and change w/ 1Amp 250V (regular of slow-blow). Then try only opening washer lid door with full dial pushed in (that would be the 'off' position. Only open/close lid w/ dial in off position. If washer works normally, may have a temp solution. Mine started this way, but ultimately the double relayed door lid switch was going bad and I had to replace it. Instructions/pictures below. Good Luck

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Jan 27, 2008 | Maytag LSE7806A Top Load Stacked...

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