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Machine fills but wont agitate. It makes absolutely no noise as the control knob advances. Then it will drain and spin. It will fill for the rinse cycle and then do nothing but the control knob will continue to move until the the cycle is over and you are left with a washer full of water.

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  • dwcbuildit4u Oct 01, 2010

    The model # is LAT8804AAL.

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Without a model number all I can say is it is most likely the lid switch. Lid switches commonly fail on maytag washers. http://www.appliance-repair-it.com/clothes-washer-repair.html#Maytag

Posted on Oct 01, 2010

  • shawnryan111 Oct 01, 2010

    Yes, this is one of the ones that have the lid swich problems.

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SOURCE: Washer fills, drains, & final spin

I had the same problem and ended up replacing the control board which solved it.  Contact Westland Sales at 800-356-0766 ext. 5 for tech support.

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SOURCE: machine fills and agitates, but won't drain

Please empty your machine and run the machine empty. If the washer goes through the whole cycle without any clothes. Please let me know

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SOURCE: Washer fills, agitates in wash cycle, then stops.

you need a new timer

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SOURCE: 800 series Kenmore stops full of water, will not

you need to replace the timer

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SOURCE: The agitator will not spin

Hi,
The problem will be in the pressure starter kindly check whether water stops after certain level and ready for washing,if it is OK means kindly check the wire connections from the operational panel to the motor, in most of the case the timer will not send signal to the motor for that kindly change the operational panel and check it

Posted on May 18, 2010

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