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Re: Sears 110.23812100 washer leaks when spinning

"There is a pause after the pump out that shift the tranmission into spin also if you open the lid the unit will go into spin before it pumps out completely . They have since fixed this issue...The newer models work offf the pressure switch to tell the unit when to go into spin only after the water level switch is open telling the machine there is no water left in the unit"

Thank you very much for the information! Do you mean that if I lift the lid at any time after the cycle has started, it will spin before pumping out? It seems to do it whether I do or not.

How would you suggest remedying this -- would it be a timer sequencing problem (replace the timer switch) or a level sensor problem (replace the pressure switch)? The unit was purchased in ~2003, so it may qualify as one of the "older" models.

Again, thanks for your help.

Scott

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